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freedom of speech Quotes

Five of the best book quotes about freedom of speech
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“Literature is open to everybody. I refuse to allow you, Beadle though you are, to turn me off the grass. Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.”
Virginia Woolf
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A Room of One's Own
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[I have learned] “Not to be offended with other men’s liberty of speech, and to apply myself unto philosophy.”
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“I want people to be allowed to make jokes about, and discuss, anything they want. I don’t think people should be ostracized for doing so.”
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“The new brand of political correctness, popular on college campuses and social media, is the idea that no speech should exist that directly challenges politically correct ideas.”
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“The hushing of the criticism of honest opponents is a dangerous thing.”

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