Discrimination Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Abraham Lincoln” float=”none” width=”100%”]Achievement has no color.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Adam Fletcher” float=”none” width=”100%”]Like a pet fish unaware of the fishbowl it lives in, each of us inherently discriminates against young people without knowing it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ambrose Bierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]DISCRIMINATE, v.i. To note the particulars in which one person or thing is, if possible, more objectionable than another.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Andrew Cuomo” float=”none” width=”100%”]I believe discrimination still exists in society and we must fight it in every form.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anthony J. D’Angelo” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you believe that discrimination exists, it will.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Barbra Streisand” float=”none” width=”100%”]How I wish we lived in a time when laws were not necessary to safeguard us from discrimination.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Banneker” float=”none” width=”100%”]The color of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Gates” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discrimination has a lot of layers that make it tough for minorities to get a leg up.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bishop John Shelby Spong” float=”none” width=”100%”]All human beings bear God’s image and must be respected for what each person is. Therefore, no external description of one’s being, whether based on race, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation, can properly be used as the basis for either rejection or discrimination.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bishop Samuel Ruiz Garcia” float=”none” width=”100%”]…we need to realize that we have a role to play in overcoming our own discrimination which is sometimes very subtly held[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cari M. Dominguez” float=”none” width=”100%”]Unfortunately, discrimination is alive and well. After 41 years of addressing it, we get over 80,000 complaints annually and over a million phone calls.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carl T. Rowan” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is often easier to become outraged by injustice half a world away than by oppression and Discrimination half a block from home.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carol Bellamy” float=”none” width=”100%”]And each of us can practice rights ourselves, treating each other without discrimination, respecting each other’s dignity and rights.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carter G. Woodson” float=”none” width=”100%”]In the long run, there is not much discrimination against superior talent.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charlotte Bunch” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sexual, racial, gender violence and other forms of discrimination and violence in a culture cannot be eliminated without changing culture.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Claude Aveline” float=”none” width=”100%”]White, black and yellow men – they all cry salt tears.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”DaShanne Stokes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discrimination is discrimination, even when people claim it’s “tradition.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”DaShanne Stokes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Reducing a group to a slur or stereotype reduces us all.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Isenberg” float=”none” width=”100%”]When you introduce discrimination of any kind, it’s anti-innovative.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Desmond Tutu” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be nice to whites, they need you to rediscover their humanity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elizabeth II” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discrimination still exists. Some people feel that their own beliefs are being threatened. Some are unhappy about unfamiliar cultures. They all need to be reassured that there is so much to be gained by reaching out to others; that diversity is indeed a strength and not a threat.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frederick Lenz” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discrimination means keeping the negative and unhappy thoughts away and allowing the pretty thoughts to come inside you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Aiken” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we were to wake up some morning and find that everyone was the same race, creed and color, we would find some other causes for prejudice by noon.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”H.G. Wells” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our true nationality is mankind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry A. Waxman” float=”none” width=”100%”]We should be doing our utmost to ensure that all are protected against discrimination.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Italian Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]At the end of the game, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean-Francois Lyotard” float=”none” width=”100%”]What is required of a working hypothesis is a fine capacity for discrimination.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jesse Jackson” float=”none” width=”100%”]When we’re unemployed, we’re called lazy; when the whites are unemployed it’s called a depression.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Diefenbaker” float=”none” width=”100%”]I have an intensive hatred for discrimination based on colour.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Donne” float=”none” width=”100%”]Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Roberts” float=”none” width=”100%”]The way to stop Discrimination on the basis of race is to stop discriminating on the basis of race.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Johnny Ball” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discrimination due to age is one of the great tragedies of modern life. The desire to work and be useful is what makes life worth living, and to be told your efforts are not needed because you are the wrong age is a crime.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”M.F. Moonzajer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Humans are naturally elusioned in discrimination; it starts when we look for the first time in mirror.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Maggie Gallagher” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is not discrimination to treat different things differently.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Malala Yousafzai” float=”none” width=”100%”]There should be no discrimination against languages people speak, skin color, or religion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Malcolm X” float=”none” width=”100%”]I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Luther King, Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Muhammad Ali” float=”none” width=”100%”]Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn’t matter which color does the hating. It’s just plain wrong.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nelson Mandela” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for love comes more naturally to the human heart than its opposite.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Men’s skins have many colors, but human blood is always red.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Alan Silverstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our global community has come a long way in helping to eliminate discrimination, but we still have far to go.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Roger Staubach” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discrimination is a disease.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rosalyn Sussman Yalow” float=”none” width=”100%”]The failure of women to have reached positions of leadership has been due in large part to social and professional discrimination.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sri Sathya Sai Baba” float=”none” width=”100%”]When calamity approaches, discrimination departs.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Cole” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ills of discrimination are still with us. We have to continue the tenacity and vigilance of the 1960s. Racial understanding is not something we find; it’s something we create.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Sugrue” float=”none” width=”100%”]We cannot continue to sweep the problems of segregation and discrimination under the rug.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”U.S. State Department Report, 2010″ float=”none” width=”100%”]The law prohibits Discrimination on the basis of race, gender, marital status, political beliefs, disability, or age, and the government effectively enforced these prohibitions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Ellery Channing” float=”none” width=”100%”]Of all treasons against humanity, there is no one worse than his who employs great intellectual force to keep down the intellect of his less favored brothers.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Zainab Salbi” float=”none” width=”100%”]No change can come if those who are impacted the most by discrimination are not willing to stand up for themselves.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Zhuangzi” float=”none” width=”100%”]The sage embraces things. Ordinary men discriminate amongst them and parade their discriminations before others. So I say; those who discriminate, fail to see.[/wpsm_quote]