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The distinction between freedom and liberty is not accurately known; naturalists have never been able to find a living specimen of either.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)
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Yeah. To some extent, the death is the last and the most prominent leap of freedom - you tear the ties with the whole world…
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The distinction between freedom and liberty is not accurately known; naturalists have never been able to find a living specimen of either.
Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)
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Idealisms... just words that help us to make our deepest desires achievable
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The distinction between freedom and liberty is not accurately known; naturalists have never been able to find a living specimen of either.
Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)
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In toe wind and tempest of fortune's frown,
Distinction, with a broad and powerful fan,
Puffing at all, winnows the light away.

-Shakespeare.

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Daemon wrote:
The distinction between freedom and liberty is not accurately known; naturalists have never been able to find a living specimen of either.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)


There is no distinction. The living specimen of both is usually eradicated right after
we elect our politicians.
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