"The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange, put on a mask."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Jim Morrison 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."Jim Morrison 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."Jim Morrison 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."Jim Morrison on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Jim Morrison on Mahatma Gandhi
"I think in art, but especially in films, people are trying to confirm their own existences."
"People fear death even more than pain. It's strange that they fear death. Life hurts a lot more than death. At the point of death, the pain is over. Yeah, I guess it is a friend."
"Death makes angels of us all and gives us wings where we had shoulders smooth as ravens claws."
"The appeal of cinema lies in the fear of death."
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."