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Quote from Robert M. Lafollette, Sr.,

"The principle of free speech is no new doctrine
born of the Constitution of the United States.
It is a heritage of English-speaking peoples,
which has been won by incalculable sacrifice,
and which they must preserve
so long as they hope to live as free men."


Robert M. Lafollette, Sr. (more quotes by Robert M. Lafollette, Sr. or books by/about Robert M. Lafollette, Sr.)

(1855-1925) U.S. Senator


Speech, 6 October 1917


Constitution, Freedom, History, Responsibility, Speech


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