I Want to Know Your Definition of Freedom

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    Is Freedom Another Definition Of Chaos?

    It is something I have been told recently, and it got me thinking. To free yourself is to free oneself from any rule and boundery, to be drunken with beauty and passion, to throw oneself in the chaos, to have the right to self-destruct, that is freedom. Suddenly, freedom seems...
    Hanan88 Hanan88
    18-21
    Jun 11, 2013

    Freedom..?

    We all want to be free But the freedom that we seek Is locked away In the rhythm that we keep To the pounding of our feet The rhythmic timing To the hypnotic beat On the battlefields and on the streets The marching of our feet. We fight for freedom We battle for truth Our hearts...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Jun 27, 2011

    Freedom

    THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
    Pmacphoto Pmacphoto
    70+, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2012

    my freedom ends where your freedom begins.

    .. and your freedom ends where my freedom begins. to be free is to respect and be respected, to not judge and not be judged, to live with no limitations to what is good for you since it doesn't make others suffer!
    ElfawithaWolfHeart ElfawithaWolfHeart
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 8

    "The perfect dictatorship would have the

    appearance of democracy, a prison without walls in which the prisoners would not dream of escape. A system of slavery where, through consumption and entertainment, slaves would love their servitude." - quote generally attributed to Aldous Huxley
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Feb 8

    True Freedom

    Now we as humans can never have true freedom, it is evolutionary impossible. We have developed a need for some form of leadership. While we can live very close to freedom it is always just outside our reach. We have evolved to build a hierarchy within our societies. Many humans...
    DevinTimes2 DevinTimes2
    18-21, M
    Mar 22, 2013

    "As a person of intelligence doesn't need to

    tell others he is intelligent, a truly free society doesn't need to be told it is free" Why do Americans (who haven't been outside the USA) feel the need to constantly tell themselves they live in a free country. Like other people don't? Compared to many countries in the big...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Aug 26, 2014

    For Me

    For me it is what I got today. A doctors certificate to sign me off work so I dont have to go back to work out my notice
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 3, 2008

    I believe true freedom is to be free of

    limitations, to be willing to risk everything and be unafraid. Most importantly I believe to be free you have to lose everything you have because then you may finally discover who you are.
    lisbeth1996 lisbeth1996
    18-21, F
    Aug 26, 2014

    Weird Ole Pushky...

    is that dude weird or what?? He is very fundamentalism in his view of "almighty"...to me his views on freedom are more like communism! Forget freedom...just worship "almighty"..I really don't think I'd like his god... My idea of freedom is living however I...
    freedomlovingypsy freedomlovingypsy
    31-35, F
    Nov 30, 2008
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