Equality Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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
Inequality of outcome can only be accepted when there is an equality of opportunity.
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
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
Women want to be treated as equals, not sequels!
– Kathy Lette
When men are oppressed it’s a tragedy, when women are oppressed it’s a tradition.
– Letty Cottin Pogrebin
The tears of the red, yellow, black, brown and white man are all the same.
– Martin H. Fischer
Everyone’s a star and deserves the right to twinkle.
– Marilyn Monroe
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.
No one can argue any longer about the rights of women. It’s like arguing about earthquakes.
– Lillian Hellman
If women want equality,
Why are men still expected to pay for dates?
Why are men only considered a gentleman if we open the doors for women?
Why are men still expected to be the provider?
If you want equality, don’t expect to be treated like a princess.
Do as we do.
Equal recognition means equal responsibility.
A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.
– Gloria Steinem
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.