Equality Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Abraham Lincoln” float=”none” width=”100%”]These men ask for just the same thing: fairness, and fairness only. This is, so far as in my power, they, and all others, shall have.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Adam Clayton Powell Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]Unless man is committed to the belief that all mankind are his brothers, then he labors in vain and hypocritically in the vineyards of equality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alan Moore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality and freedom are not luxuries to lightly cast aside. Without them, order cannot long endure before approaching depths beyond imagining.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Albert Einstein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Before God, we are all equally wise, and equally foolish.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aldous Huxley” float=”none” width=”100%”]That all men are equal is a proposition which, at ordinary times, no sane individual has ever given his assent.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alexis de Tocqueville” float=”none” width=”100%”]The principle of equality does not destroy the imagination, but lowers its flight to the level of the earth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Amy Gutmann” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality is directed primarily at reducing established class privilege, offers few clues as to why.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Amy Gutmann” float=”none” width=”100%”]More equality would yet to conduce to a ‘better’ society.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Amy Gutmann” float=”none” width=”100%”]The overriding value of fellowship tied to belief in human equality provided grounds for granting citizens the right to a minimum standard of living.[/wpsm_quote]

Quotations on equality

[wpsm_quote author=”Annihil8″ float=”none” width=”100%”]But here we are eventually overshooting equality / We’ve come this far, what happened to democracy? / Pushing lies the aristocracy is made of hypocrisy / Why does there have to be a hierarchy of oppression? / Judge people on their expression, not on their succession[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Annihil8″ float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s been years but the pain won’t disappear / We’re filled with fear, until the truth is made clear / But the hypocrisy while preaching equality is what bothers me / Of people who lie and forget about democracy[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]If liberty and equality, as is thought by some are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in the government to the utmost.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arthur Ashe” float=”none” width=”100%”]You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that.[/wpsm_quote]

Quotes about equality

[wpsm_quote author=”Bella Abzug” float=”none” width=”100%”]The test for whether or not you can hold a job should not be the arrangement of your chromosomes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”BenDavid-Hadar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality and equity are often seen as opposed to each other.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”BenDavid-Hadar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality based conceptions of equity are normally promoted in education finance with the aim of bettering the situation of those who enjoy lesser advantages.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”BenDavid-Hadar” float=”none” width=”100%”]What matters then is not equality but that no one has too little.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Condon” float=”none” width=”100%”]I see marriage as a life-time partnership between equals.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bob Dylan” float=”none” width=”100%”]All this talk about equality. The only thing people really have in common is that they are all going to die.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bob Kane” float=”none” width=”100%”]A matter of balance. An equal and opposite reaction.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brett Thompson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Women have no need to seek equality. We are already superior.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Campbell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t silence your voice / Don’t let them rob you of your human rights / Don’t silence your voice / Don’t let them rob you of your human rights / Stand up for equal opportunity[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Campbell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Stand up for justice and equality / Stand up for equal rights, yeah / Stand up for equal opportunity / Brothers don’t you give up the fight / Stand up for equal opportunity[/wpsm_quote]

Women empowerment quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Carina Fourie” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality is not one idea, and one can advocate or criticize a number of forms of egalitarianism. What should be equalized, such as political power, human rights, primary goods, opportunities for welfare, or capabilities.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carl Shurz” float=”none” width=”100%”]From the equality of rights springs identity of our highest interests; you cannot subvert your neighbor’s rights without striking a dangerous blow at your own.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cecil Frances Alexander” float=”none” width=”100%”]The rich man in his castle, the poor man at his gate, God made them, high or lowly, and ordered their estate.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christopher Goode” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t tell me it’s a waste of time / Campaigning for human rights / Don’t tell me to give up / I just care too much / Don’t tell me to shut my mouth / ‘Cause I’ll scream louder now / Fight ’til I die for equality / We’re all human can’t you see? [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christopher Goode” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t tell me to shut my mouth / ‘Cause I’ll shout louder now / Fight ’til I die for democracy / Our civil rights, equality[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christopher Goode” float=”none” width=”100%”]We’re all in this together / Yeah that’s a joke / We’re Fighting for equality / Society up in smoke / Governed by ruthless liars / The poor begin to choke[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Mustaine” float=”none” width=”100%”]Violate your rights, no more equality / Surrender freedom, your social security / We the people face unconstitutional lies / In greed we trust, in revolution we die[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erich Fromm” float=”none” width=”100%”]Just as modern mass production requires the standardization of commodities, so the social process requires standardization of man, and this standardization is called equality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erich Fromm” float=”none” width=”100%”]Men are born equal but they are also born different.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frances Wright” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality is the soul of liberty; there is, in fact, no liberty without it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Orwell” float=”none” width=”100%”]No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”H. L. Mencken” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality before the law is probably forever unattainable. It is a noble ideal, but it can never be realized, for what men value in this world is not rights but privileges.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hany Abu-Assad” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you can kill and die for equality you should be able to find a way to be equal in life.[/wpsm_quote]

Diversity quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Harry Leon Wilson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Men are created equal to women! That’s why you have no right to order me around the way you do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henri Frederic Amiel” float=”none” width=”100%”]Liberty, equality – bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Becque” float=”none” width=”100%”]The defect of equality is that we only desire it with our superiors.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Honoré de Balzac” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”J.P. Keeves” float=”none” width=”100%”]We live in a a world where equality of opportunity in education does not exist on most occasions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jay Ward” float=”none” width=”100%”]For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men, and some dogs, are created equal.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean-Claude Carrière” float=”none” width=”100%”]We fought a revolution in the name of fairness and equality. All men are born free and equal under the law. Social differences…[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Charvet” float=”none” width=”100%”]Basic equality. A fundamental moral equality of human beings whereby each person is to be treated as an equal end whose interests should be given equal society.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Charvet” float=”none” width=”100%”]The nature of the modern commitment to equality is sometimes explained as arising from the very idea of morality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Parrish Thompson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Christ reasserted the unity of the race; the equality of all men before God.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Parrish Thompson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Slaves are to be treated by their masters on the principles of equality. [/wpsm_quote]

Racism quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Parrish Thompson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Treat them as your equals in all the essential rights of men – as husbands , as fathers , as laborers worthy of their hire , as rational and immortal souls , give to them EQUALITY .[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joshua Turner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality means everyone will be treated fairly based on what they do and how well they do it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joshua Turner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everyone gets the chance to go to school, get a job, vote in an election, or even run for office themselves, that’s equality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joshua Turner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Gender equality means every person, regardless of their gender, gets an equal chance to succeed. It doesn’t matter if you’re a man or a woman.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kevin Kelly” float=”none” width=”100%”]All imaginable futures are not equally possible.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Khalil Gibran” float=”none” width=”100%”]Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kofi Annan” float=”none” width=”100%”]More countries have understood that women’s equality is a prerequisite for development.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lauren Faust” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everything else I said is true, the only way to be happy is if we’re all equal![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Linda Ellerbee” float=”none” width=”100%”]People are pretty much alike. It’s only that our differences are more susceptible to definition than our similarities.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mark Twain” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are all alike, on the inside.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marlo Thomas” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the things about equality is not just that you be treated equally to a man, but that you treat yourself equally to the way you treat a man.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marquis De Vauvenargues” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is not true that equality is a law of nature. Nature has no equality. Its sovereign law is subordination and dependence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mason Cooley” float=”none” width=”100%”]As equality increases, so does the number of people struggling for predominance.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ninon de L’Enclos” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality is the share of every one at their advent upon earth, and equality is also theirs, when placed beneath it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Burton” float=”none” width=”100%”]There has to be positive action that allows the most disadvantaged people to get their fair share of job opportunities.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Six feet of earth make all men equal.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Waldo Emerson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some will always be above others. Destroy the inequality today, and it will appear again tomorrow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert C. Cooper” float=”none” width=”100%”]In physics, a couple is defined as a pair of forces equal in magnitude, acting in opposite directions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Fitzgerald Diggs” float=”none” width=”100%”]We fighting for equality, we not fighting for your pity / We fighting for your right to life, the right to liberty / The right to make it on our own, you can’t take it, no, give it to me / The empty greed, jealousy and lust[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Tsai” float=”none” width=”100%”]Whenever we struggle to agree about equality, we have an obligation to seek out alternative solutions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]So far is it from being true that men are naturally equal, that no two people can be half an hour together, but one shall acquire an evident superiority over the other.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sandi Spreckman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everyone is equal in the eyes of the law, but that doesn’t mean the law has to treat everyone equally.[/wpsm_quote]

Civil rights movement quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Sandi Spreckman” float=”none” width=”100%”]The sexes are not equal. They only start out equal, and then something happens along the way…[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Scottish Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Perfect love cannot be without equality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Simone Weil” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality is the public recognition, effectively expressed in institutions and manners, of the principle that an equal degree of attention is due to the needs of all human beings.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Socrates” float=”none” width=”100%”]Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”St. Thomas Aquinas” float=”none” width=”100%”]By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steven Pinker” float=”none” width=”100%”]The likelihood that inborn differences are one contributor to social status does not mean that it is the only contributor.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”The Kinks” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everybody got the right to speak their mind / So don’t shoot me for saying mine / Everybody talking about racial equality / ‘Cause everybody’s equal in the good Lord’s eyes [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theodore Roosevelt” float=”none” width=”100%”]No man is above the law, and no man is below it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Hobbes” float=”none” width=”100%”]If all things were equally in all men, nothing would be prized.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The mass of mankind has not been born with saddles on their backs, nor a favored few to ride them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]We hold these truths to be self-evident: that 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[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Robbins” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality is not in regarding different things similarly, equality is in regarding different things differently.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tony Kushner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Things which are equal to the same things are equal to each other. That’s a rule of mathematical reasoning and its true because it works – has done and always will do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Viscount Samuel” float=”none” width=”100%”]Equality of opportunity is an equal opportunity to prove unequal talents.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Voltaire” float=”none” width=”100%”]All people are equal, it is not birth, it is virtue alone that makes the difference.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Voltaire” float=”none” width=”100%”]All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally free.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Will Adams” float=”none” width=”100%”]We much more than you think we are / We are the product of our on environment repent / With equality, plus duality / Mainly we represent positivity / I sing the song from the soul / Let it rise from the tone / Let it rhythmically grow[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Faulkner” float=”none” width=”100%”]To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.[/wpsm_quote]