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Quote from Sir James MacKintosh,

"It is not because we have been free,
but because we have a right to be free,
that we ought to demand freedom.
Justice and liberty have neither
birth nor race, youth nor age."


Sir James MacKintosh (more quotes by Sir James MacKintosh or books by/about Sir James MacKintosh)

(1765-1832) Scottish historian and statesman


Vindicae Gallicae, 1791


Duty, Freedom, Honor, Individual Rights, Justice, Liberty, Responsibility, Rights


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