** [[w:George Bernard Shaw|George Bernard Shaw]], [[s:The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet/Preface#The limits to toleration|"The limits to Tolerance"]], in preface of ''[[s:The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet|The Shewing-up of Blanco Posnet]]''
*" जेव्हा कुणालाही कुणीही
नवाचनारी पुस्तके सोडून इतर कोणतीही पुस्तके वाचू दिली जात नाहीत तेव्हा अभ्यवेक्षण तात्विक पूर्णत्वास येते "Censorship ends in logical completeness when nobody is allowed to read any books except the books that nobody reads."
**[[w:George Bernard Shaw|George Bernard Shaw]]
** [[w:George Bernard Shaw|George Bernard Shaw]], Preface to ''[[Mrs. Warren's Profession]]''
* "Censorship reflects a society's lack of confidence in itself."
** [[w:Potter Stewart|Potter Stewart]]
** [[w:Dwight D. Eisenhower|Dwight D. Eisenhower]], Speech at [[w:Dartmouth College|Dartmouth College]] (14 June 1953)
* "If the human body's obscene, complain to the manufacturer, not to me."
** [[w:Larry Flynt|Larry Flynt]]
* "They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
** [[w:Benjamin Franklin|Benjamin Franklin]], ''Historical Review of Pennsylvania'' (1759)
** [[w:Thomas Jefferson|Thomas Jefferson]]
* "Books won't stay banned. They won't burn. Ideas won't go to jail. In the long run of history, the censor and the inquisitor have always lost. The only sure way against bad ideas is better ideas. The source of better ideas is freedom. The surest path to wisdom is liberal education."
** [[w:Alfred Whitney Griswold|Alfred Whitney Griswold]]