Freedom Quote of the Day #25-January 5, 2017

“By their actions, the Founding Fathers made clear that their primary concern was religious freedom, not the advancement of a state religion. Individuals, not the government, would define religious faith and practice in the United States. Thus the Founders ensured that in no official sense would America be a Christian Republic. Ten years after the…

Freedom Quote of the Day #23

“The primary leaders of the so-called founding fathers of our nation were not Bible-believing Christians; they were deists. Deism was a philosophical belief that was widely accepted by the colonial intelligentsia at the time of the American Revolution. Its major tenets included belief in human reason as a reliable means of solving social and political…

Freedom Quote of the Day #21

“Freedom had been hunted round the globe; reason was considered as rebellion; and the slavery of fear had made men afraid to think. But such is the irresistible nature of truth, that all it asks, and all it wants, is the liberty of appearing.” ― Thomas Paine Freedom Quote of the Day #21- January 1,…

Freedom Quote of the Day #20

“Jefferson’s fear was that without such a system of public education, the country would end up being ruled by a privileged elite that would recycle itself through a network of private institutions that entrenched their advantages.” ― Fareed Zakaria, In Defense of a Liberal Education Freedom Quote of the Day #20-December 31, 2016

Freedom Quote of the Day #19

“America’s forefathers had a vision of a spiritually enlightened utopia, in which freedom of thought, education of the masses, and scientific advancement would replace the darkness of outdated religious superstition.” ― Dan Brown, The Lost Symbol Freedom Quote of the Day #19-December 30, 2016