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"We would cease to exist, that's true. But we'd be free. We'd be... Free."
Digital!Nanette, Black Mirror: USS Callister

"Bury me in the ocean, like my ancestors who threw themselves off the ships... because they knew death was better than bondage."
Killmonger, Black Panther (2018)

"It is better to die on one's feet than to live on one's knees."
Emíliano Zapata, Mexican revolutionary

I fight for freedom, mine and everybody's. I fight for the right to choose our own fate. And if I die, I'll die knowing that I did everything I could to stop you. And I'll die free.
Commander Shepard, Mass Effect 3 Extended Cut

EDI: If the Normandy were captured, my fate would be similar to the indoctrinated. My code would be rewritten. I would become loyal to the Reapers. I would rather become nonfunctional than help them.
Shepard: We won't let that happen to you, EDI.
EDI: You may have no choice. If you perish first, I want you to know I will never be a part of the Reaper force.

There is no greater victory than to fall from this world a free man.
Spartacus, his final words, Spartacus: Blood and Sand

Let us die today as heroes, lest we live tomorrow as slaves!
King Ottmar, Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain

Grom Hellscream: Thrall... The blood haze has lifted. The demon's fire has burnt out in my veins. I have... freed myself.
Warchief Thrall: No, old friend. You've freed us all.
Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos

And please tell Neji. Tell him I chose death freely, to protect my family, my village, and my son. That just this once I wanted to rebel against my destiny as a Hyuga. To choose my own fate. That's all.
Hizashi, Naruto

Russian dude's dead... at least he died free.
Irish, talking about Dima Mayakovsky, Battlefield 4


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