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creating it in the image of God—
creating them male and female.
QUOTES ABOUT FREEDOM:
“…The fact that physically I was put into the prison under such and such conditions, doesn’t matter. The moment you say a thing that you believe in, and do a thing you believe in…if I feel myself part of this great historic process, and I am true to the image of God in which we are created — I am a free person.”
“I liked very much during interrogations, to tell [the team of interrogators] anti-Soviet jokes, and they were almost bursting with laughter and they could not. And I said to them, ‘You cannot even laugh when you want to laugh, and you want to tell me that I’m in prison and you’re free?’ ”
“I was a slave to addiction”
“The difference between technology and slavery is that slaves are fully aware that they are not free”
“As I sat there in my self-chosen silence, I experienced a feeling of exaltation and freedom. I could do it! I could choose which course I wanted to follow according to where I wanted to end up. I was in control. I was free.”
“We have been taught that freedom is the freedom to pursue our petty, trivial desires. Real freedom is freedom from our petty, trivial desires.”