Eric HofferEric Hoffer, (1902-1983) American author, philosopher, awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom

Eric Hoffer Quote

“There can be no freedom without freedom to fail.”

Eric HofferEric Hoffer
~ Eric Hoffer

The Ordeal of Change, 1964

Ratings and Comments

warren, olathe

The only way to take away the freedom to fail is to be denied the right to try.

  • Reply
    Anonymous    3/26/09

    I suppose... though generally, I think you should generally try to avoid failing.

    RM, Eureka

    Dumb ! Failing has nothing to do with freedom. As long as Politicians exist that can create laws that we are bound by, freedom is a fantasy.


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