Quotations The Best Quotes About Freedom Of Speech  

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A list of the best freedom of speech quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous freedom of speech quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic freedom of speech quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational freedom of speech quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about freedom of speech?" and "What are inspirational freedom of speech quotes?"

This list includes notable freedom of speech quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest freedom of speech quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite freedom of speech sayings get to the bottom of the list.
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I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it.
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If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
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If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.
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