Quotes About Freedom To Vote

Enjoy reading and share 43 famous quotes about Freedom To Vote with everyone.

Quotes About Freedom To Vote

Gorbachev gave us freedom of worship and freedom of speech and freedom to see what was going on and freedom to vote, but that freedom wont last unless it is underpinned by economic freedom.
— Boris Yeltsin —

Reconciliation means that those who have been on the underside of history must see that there is a qualitative difference between repression and freedom. And for them, freedom translates into having a supply of clean water, having electricity on tap; being able to live in a decent home and have a good job; to be able to send your children to school and to have accessible health care. I mean, what's the point of having made this transition if the quality of life of these people is not enhanced and improved? If not, the vote is useless.'
-archbishop Desmond Tutu, chair of South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Committee, 2001

— Naomi Klein

We do believe that freedom, the right to choose, the right to vote, respect and justice is the fundamental right of all people. All people must obtain these rights.

— Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Not slaves," said Halyard, chuckling patronizingly. "Citizens, employed by government. They have same rights as other citizens-free speech, freedom of worship, the right to vote. Before the war, they worked in the Ilium Works, controlling machines, but now machines control themselves much better.

— Anonymous.

I believe in Liberty for all men: the space to stretch their arms and their souls, the right to breathe and the right to vote, the freedom to choose their friends, enjoy the sunshine, and ride on the railroads, uncursed by color; thinking, dreaming, working as they will in a kingdom of beauty and love.

— W.E.B. Du Bois

When statistics come in saying that only 29 percent of American women would describe themselves as feminist - and only 42 percent of British women - I used to think, What do you think feminism IS, ladies? What part of 'liberation for women' is not for you? Is it freedom to vote? The right not to be owned by the man you marry? The campaign for equal pay? 'Vogue' by Madonna? Jeans? Did all that good shit GET ON YOUR NERVES? Or were you just DRUNK AT THE TIME OF SURVEY?

— Caitlin Moran

Popular suffrage is in itself no guarantee of freedom. People can vote themselves into slavery.

— Frank Chodorov

The Supreme Court of Canada has given prisoners the "right" to vote. Is it not time that non-jailed citizens were given reciprocity with a "right" that prisoners have; namely the freedom to bypass the public system when it fails to provide reasonable access?

— Brian Day

You may twist the word freedom as long as you please, but at last it comes to quiet enjoyment of your own property, or it comes to nothing. Why do men want any of those things that are called political rights and privileges? Why do they, for instance, want to vote at elections for members of parliament? Oh! Because they shall then have an influence over the conduct of those members. And of what use is that? Oh! Then they will prevent the members from doing wrong.

— William Cobbett

I vote Democrat because Freedom of Speech is fine as long as nobody is offended by it.

— David Letterman

We must have our freedom now. We must have the right to vote. We must have equal protection of the law.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

We have a duty to our country to participate in the political process. See, if you believe in freedom, you have a duty to exercise your right to vote to begin with. I'm [here] to encourage people to do their duty, to go to the polls. I want all people, no matter what their political party is or whether they even like a political party, to exercise their obligation to vote.

— George W. Bush

We [The United States] believe the Iranian people want a future of freedom and human rights: the right to vote, to run for office, to express their views without fear and to pursue political causes. We would welcome the progress, prosperity and freedom of the Iranian people.

— Condoleezza Rice

Freedom To Vote Quotes Pictures

Want to see more pictures of Freedom To Vote quotes? Click on image of Freedom To Vote quotes to view full size.

Freedom To Vote Quotes Pictures 1
Freedom To Vote Quotes Pictures 2
Freedom To Vote Quotes Pictures 3
Freedom To Vote Quotes Pictures 4