If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
A nation is only an individual multiplied.
The question is not if we will be extremists, but what kind of extremists we will be. The nation and the world are in dire need of creative extremists.
Martin Luther King Jr.
We do not deny any nation's legitimate interest in security. But protecting the security of one nation by robbing another of its national independence and national traditions is not legitimate. In the long run, it is not even secure.
The decline of literature indicates the decline of a nation.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
A nation that cannot control its borders is not a nation.
Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.
No nation is permitted to live in ignorance with impunity.