Equality Quotes and Sayings
I would gladly admit women are superior to men if only they would stop trying to be the same as us.
- Sacha Guitry
In this world, no matter if you are rich or poor, ugly or beautiful everyone is of equal status. Only those who respect the others deserve respect.
A man of quality is never threatened by a woman of equality.
- Jill Briscoe
All the people like us are We, And everyone else is They.
– Rudyard Kipling
Men are equal; it is not birth but virtue that makes the difference.
There is no saint without a past, and no sinner without a future. – Shri Haidakhan Babaji
The demand for equal rights in every vocation of life is just and fair; but, after all, the most vital right is the right to love and be loved.
- Emma Goldman
For all men who say ‘A woman’s place is in the kitchen’ remember that’s where the knives are kept.
To marry unequally is to suffer equally.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
As long as we can see the same sky, breathe the same air, step on the same planet then you and I are not impossible.
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don’t agree with.
- Eleanor Holmes Norton
As men, we are all equal in the presence of death.
- Publilius Syrus
When you belong to a minority, you have to be better in order to have the right to be equal.
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.
- Honore De Balzac
When the sun rises, it rises for everyone.
- Aldous Huxley
Inequality of outcome can only be accepted when there is an equality of opportunity.
Equal distribution of wealth does not mean we all should be millionaires – it only means no one should die of hunger.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
You just wish sometimes that people would treat you like a human being rather than seeing your gender first and who you are second.
- Frances OGrady
One of the things about equality is not just that you be treated equally to man, but that you treat yourself equally the way you treat a man.
- Marlo Thomas
We didn’t all come over on the same ship, but we’re all in the same boat.
- Bernard M. Baruch
All the citizens of a state cannot be equally powerful, but they may be equally free.
The only real equality is in the cemetery.
The longer we live, the more we find we are like other persons.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes
Human beings are equal to one another. No one has any right nor any preference to claim over another.
More countries have understood that women’s equality is a prerequisite for development.
- Kofi Annan
Men are born equal but they are also born different.
- Erich Fromm
Equality is not in regarding different things similarly, equality is in regarding different things differently.
- Tom Robbins
The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.
- Andrew Jackson
There is all the difference in the world between treating people equally and attempting to make them equal.
- Friedrich August Hayek
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
It’s an odd thing about this universe that, though we all disagree with each other, we are all of us always in the right.
– Logan Pearsall Smith
Equality of opportunity is freedom, but equality of outcome is repression.
- Dick Feagler
A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.
- Gloria Steinem
If we don’t change our direction we’re likely to end up where we’re headed.
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
– Kahlil Gibran
Democracy arose from men’s thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.
No one can argue any longer about the rights of women. It’s like arguing about earthquakes.
- Lillian Hellman
Women want to be treated as equals, not sequels!
- Kathy Lette
Everyone’s a star and deserves the right to twinkle.
- Marilyn Monroe