"In the US, you even lose legal rights if you store your data in a company's machines instead of your own. The police need to present you with a search warrant to get your data from you but if they are stored in a company's server, the police can get it without showing you anything."
"I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck, but my lawyer thinks he can get me five."Richard Stallman on Steven Wright
"Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery."Richard Stallman on Calvin Coolidge
"A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman."Richard Stallman on Robert Frost
"Make crime pay. Become a lawyer."Richard Stallman on Will Rogers
"Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens."Richard Stallman on Plato
"When I launched the development of the GNU system, I explicitly said the purpose of developing this system is so we can use our computers and have freedom, thus if you use some other free system instead but you have freedom, then it's a success. It's not popularity for our code but it's success for our goal."
"Value your freedom or you will lose it, teaches history. 'Don't bother us with politics', respond those who don't want to learn."
"Free software is software that respects your freedom and the social solidarity of your community. So it's free as in freedom."
"In the free/libre software movement, we develop software that respects users' freedom, so we and you can escape from software that doesn't."
"If ebooks mean that readers' freedom must either increase or decrease, we must demand the increase."