Freedom Of Speech Quotes and Sayings

Here you can find the best collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous Freedom Of Speech quotes and Freedom Of Speech sayings, and Freedom Of Speech proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

"It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing."


"Being offended by freedom of speech should never be regarded as a justification for violence."

Alan Dershowitz

"Freedom of speech is the great bulwark of liberty; they prosper and die together: And it is the terror of traitors and oppressors, and a barrier against them. It produces excellent writers, and encourages men of fine genius."

Benjamin Franklin

"There is a fine line between free speech and hate speech. Free speech encourages debate whereas hate speech incites violence."

Newton Lee

"Free speech is the cornerstone to every right we have."

Mark Thomas

"Free speech includes the right to not speak."

Jimmy Wales

"Free speech gives us the ability to react vigorously with effective arguments and expose the weakness and misdirection of the other side’s claims."

Rush Limbaugh

"Ignorant free speech often works against the speaker. That is one of several reasons why it must be given rein instead of suppressed."

Anna Quindlen

"We must bring ourselves to realize that it is necessary to support free speech for the things we hate in order to ensure it for the things in which we believe with all our heart."

Heywood Broun


Boyle Roche

"We have to uphold a free press and freedom of speech — because, in the end, lies and misinformation are no match for the truth."

Barack Obama

"We don’t need to control’ free speech, we need to control ourselves"

Peggy Noonan

"The right to free speech and the unrealistic expectation to never be offended can not coexist."

Philip Sharp

"Free speech is not to be regulated like diseased cattle and impure butter. The audience…that hissed yesterday may applaud today even for the same performance."

William O. Douglas

"Some people’s idea of [free speech] is that they are free to say what they like, but if anyone says anything back, that is an outrage."

Winston Churchill

"Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech."

Charles Bradlaugh

"Freedom of speech means freedom for those who you despise, and freedom to express the most despicable views. It also means that the government cannot pick and choose which expressions to authorize and which to prevent."

Alan Dershowitz

"I’m for the freedom of expression, given that it will be under strict control."

Alan Bennett

"Without freedom of speech, I might be in the swamp."

Bob Dylan

"Freedom Of Speech Can Be Just As Deadly As The Right To Bear Arms."

Ayjee Grogan

"Without freedom of speech there is no modern world, just a barbaric one."

Ai Weiwei

"Without free speech no search for truth is possible… no discovery of truth is useful… Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech. The abuse dies in a day, but the denial slays the life of the people, and entombs the hope of the race."

Charles Bradlaugh

"I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should also have the right to comment on freedom of speech."

Stockwell Day

"Freedom of speech is not simply a freedom to think and say what you wish, but to speak for yourself, to speak from the heart, and to be accountable for your words."

Ian Mccallum

"Where there is a great deal of free speech there is always a certain amount of foolish speech."

Sir Winston Churchill

"Freedom of speech doesn’t mean freedom from judgement."

Jackson Pearce

"Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen."

Warren Earl Burger

"Free speech not only lives, it rocks!"

Oprah Winfrey

"Freedom of speech means that you shall not do something to people either for the views they have, or the views they express, or the words they speak or write."

Hugo L. Black

"Free speech is life itself."

Salman Rushdie

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