"We look forward to a world founded upon four essential human freedoms.
--President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Message to Congress, January 6, 1941
- The first is freedom of speech and expression -- everywhere in the world.
- The second is freedom of every person to worship God in their own way -- everywhere in the world.
- The third is freedom from want ... everywhere in the world.
- The fourth is freedom from fear ... anywhere in the world."
Expanded to the full original:
You'd ought to seriously contemplate those last two again please.
- Freedom from want: "means economic understandings which will secure to every nation a healthy peacetime life for its inhabitants"
- Freedom from fear: "means a world-wide
reduction of armaments to such a point and in such a thorough fashion that no nation
will be in a position to commit an act of physical aggression against any