We prefer self-government with danger to servitude in tranquility. Kwame Nkrumah Instagram sharing coming soon. Quote text and source copied to clipboard. Link to this quote copied to clipboard. More information about this quote Topic Self-determination Anti-colonialism Author Kwame Nkrumah Language English Time 1967 1960s 20th century Occupation Anti-colonial activist National leader Politician From Ghana Africa Authentication Score 1 More information on Authentication Score coming soon. Citation Nkrumah, Kwame. Axioms of Kwame Nkrumah. Nelson, 1967. Citation text copied to clipboard.