"As human beings, we are endowed with freedom of choice, and we cannot shuffle off our responsibility upon the shoulders of God or nature. We must shoulder it ourselves. It is our responsibility."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Arnold J. Toynbee on Ronald Reagan
"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."Arnold J. Toynbee on Nelson Mandela
"If you want total security, go to prison. There you're fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking... is freedom."Arnold J. Toynbee on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do."Arnold J. Toynbee on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Arnold J. Toynbee on Mahatma Gandhi
"A life which does not go into action is a failure."
"Sooner or later, man has always had to decide whether he worships his own power or the power of God."
"Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor."
"History is a vision of God's creation on the move."
"Of the twenty-two civilizations that have appeared in history, nineteen of them collapsed when they reached the moral state the United States is in now."