The audio for this phrase has to be one of the most dispassionate ways it has ever been said.
besides being the motto of the greek nation this phrase was also used by bulgaria during the april uprising and as well as the national motto of uruguay.
It is one of the accepted versions. "Give me liberty, or give me death!" is a quotation attributed to Patrick Henry 1775.
The phrase "give me liberty or give me death" was also used during the American Revolution.
Interesting that Greece used a similar phrase.
In Brazil it is said that the historic declaration of Independence, made by the Prince Sir Pedro I, in relation to the Portuguese Court, was like that: "Independence or Death"