"You cannot parcel out freedom in pieces because freedom is all or nothing."
"Freedom prospers when religion is vibrant and the rule of law under God is acknowledged."Tertullian 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."Tertullian 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."Tertullian 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."Tertullian on Robert A. Heinlein
"Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err."Tertullian on Mahatma Gandhi
"You can judge the quality of their faith from the way they behave. Discipline is an index to doctrine."
"Nature soaks every evil with either fear or shame."
"Fear is the foundation of safety."
"Hope is patience with the lamp lit."
"Divorce these days is a religious vow, as if the proper offspring of marriage."