"Perfect freedom is as necessary to the health and vigor of commerce as it is to the health and vigor of citizenship."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Patrick Henry 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."Patrick Henry 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."Patrick Henry 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."Patrick Henry on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Patrick Henry on Mahatma Gandhi
"We are not weak if we make a proper use of those means which the God of Nature has placed in our power... the battle, sir, is not to the strong alone it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave."
"Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!"
"Give me liberty or give me death."
"I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death."
"I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided, and that is the lamp of experience."