Unalienable Rights

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Natural And Legal Rights - History - Modern History
17th-century English philosopher John Locke discussed natural rights in his work, identifying them as being "life, liberty, and estate (property)", and argued ... Preservation of the natural rights to life, liberty, and property was claimed as justification for the rebellion of the American colonies ... As George Mason stated in his draft for the Virginia Declaration of Rights, "all men are born equally free," and hold "certain inherent natural rights, of which they cannot, by any compact, deprive or divest ...
Freedom Of Religion In The United States - Legal and Public Foundation - Other Statements - Unalienable Rights
... all men are created equal that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness that, to secure these rights, governments are ...

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    Nothing ... is unchangeable but the inherent and unalienable rights of man.
    Thomas Jefferson (1743–1826)