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" Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties. "
The Constitutional History of England: Since the Accession of George the ... - Page 103
by Thomas Erskine May - 1863
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Freedom and Destiny

Rollo May - Psychology - 1999 - 288 pages
...is the Milton who was passionate in his defense of freedom, who wrote the "Areopagitica," who cried "Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all other liberties." This is the Milton who in Italy went to see and to support Galileo, at that time...
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The Cambridge Companion to Milton

Dennis Danielson - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 297 pages
...Peck: his anticlericalism and his devotion to liberty. Although he professes in Areopagitica to value 'the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties', what he says about the freedom of speech also applies to other civil liberties. It should be noted,...
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The Routledge Dictionary of Religious & Spiritual Quotations

Geoffrey Parrinder - Reference - 2000 - 218 pages
...Principles of the Christian Religion, as Professed by the People called the Quakers, XIV (1678) 1 1 Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely according to conscience, above all liberties. John Milton, Areopagitica (1644) 12 Look to your health; and if you have it, praise God, and value...
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Free Speech, “The People’s Darling Privilege”: Struggles for Freedom of ...

Michael Kent Curtis - History - 2000 - 520 pages
...fight, clashing opinions as producing truth, the inferiority of "cloistered virtues," and his call for "liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience" — exceeded his limited goal of arguing against licensing.27 In addition to attacking licensing, Levellers...
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From Grierson to the Docu-soap: Breaking the Boundaries

John Izod, R. W. Kilborn, Matthew Hibberd - Art - 2000 - 234 pages
...religious expression had to be part of a broader liberty of expression in general. '(T]ne liberty t() know, to utter and to argue freely according to conscience, above all' marks the beginning ot a powerful dissenting (if you will) tradition in our political life (Milton...
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Books and Readers in Early Modern England: Material Studies

Jennifer Andersen, Elizabeth Sauer - History - 2002 - 305 pages
...liberty, he wrote, and neither its writers nor its readers should be restricted (CPW 2:505, 55s, 554). "Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely according to conscience, above all liberties" (CPW7 2:560). Milton's knowing came through reading, and he was "certain that a wise man will make...
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The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots

Joseph Twadell Shipley - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 636 pages
...liberty attained that wise men look for"— Milton, Areopagitica (1644), which also contains the words: "Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue...freely, according to conscience, above all liberties." ?plaud: beat the hands. Perhaps an offshoot of the preceding, plaudits, applaud, applause, plosion,...
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The Damndest Radical: The Life and World of Ben Reitman, Chicago's ...

Roger A. Bruns - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 332 pages
...their part, the radicals preferred instead to recall the words of Milton in his Areopagitica of 1644: "Give me the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties."15 11. Village Sex A though alive with atheists, cubists, poets, free-thinkers, freelovers,...
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A Companion to Milton

Thomas Corns - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 528 pages
...precepts of men' that he had condemned the 'Prelaticall tradition' in Areopagitica (1644), and for 'the liberty to know, to utter, and to argue freely according to conscience, above all liberties' that he had argued passionately in that tract (CPW II: 554, 560). The uncompromising resolution with...
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Ethics for Journalists

Richard Keeble - Business & Economics - 2001 - 168 pages
...Human Rights (Bromley 2000: 113-14). According to Brian Winston (1998: 44) John Milton's assertion of '[T]he liberty to know, to utter and to argue freely according to conscience, above all' marked the beginnings of a powerful dissenting tradition in our political life. Yet until the recent...
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