rights

A Quote by John Stuart Mill on liberty, individualism, individuality, freedom, rights, and individual rights

The only freedom which deserves the name, is that of pursuing our own good in our own way, so long as we do not attempt to deprive others of theirs, or impede their efforts to obtain it.

John Stuart Mill (1806 - 1873)

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A Quote by Sojourner Truth on women and rights

"If women want any rights more than they's got, why don't they just take them, and not be talking about it."

Sojourner Truth (1797? - 1883)

Contributed by: Harmony

A Quote by Lucy Stone on women, rights, and free speech

"I think, with never-ending gratitude, that the young women of today do not and can never know at what price their right to free speech and to speak at all in public has been earned. "

Lucy Stone (1818 - 1893)

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A Quote by Jamie Whyte on logic, opinion, and rights

. . . The slogan "You are entitled to your opinion" is so often repeated that is near impossible for the brain of a modern Westerner not to have absorbed it.

Like many other views that have at times enjoyed universal assent, however, it isn't true. You don't really have the right to your own opinions. And the idea that you do, beside being false, is forever being invoked when it would be irrelevant even if it were true.

Jamie Whyte

Source: Crimes Against Logic, Pages: 2

Contributed by: Joshua

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