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Picture quote by Sayings about wisdom

At the end of the game the kind and the pawn go back in the same box. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about love

And in the End, the love you take is equal to the love you make.

Picture quote by Pope Francis about problems

As long as the problems of the poor are not radically resolved by rejecting the absolute autonomy of markets and financial speculation and by attacking the structural causes of inequality, no solution will be found for the world's problems or, for that matter, to any problems. ⏤ Pope Francis

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The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.

Aristotle, philosopher

Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.

Honore de Balzac, novelist

All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.

George Orwell, author

I am free of all prejudices. I hate everyone equally.

W. C. Fields, comedian

All this talk about equality. The only thing people really have in common is that they are all going to die.

Bob Dylan, singer songwriter

The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton, activist

We are all alike, on the inside.

Mark Twain, author

Six feet of earth make all men equal.


All people are equal, it is not birth, it is virtue alone that makes the difference.

Voltaire, writer

Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish.

Albert Einstein, physicist

No man is above the law, and no man is below it.

Theodore Roosevelt, president

Perfect love cannot be without equality.

Scottish Proverbs,

People are pretty much alike. It's only that our differences are more susceptible to definition than our similarities.

Linda Ellerbee, journalist

Nature has never read the Declaration of Independence. It continues to make us unequal.

Will Durant, historian

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.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

By nature all men are equal in liberty, but not in other endowments.

Thomas Aquinas, theologian

Free trade is very important if we respect equality among nations.

Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, politician

To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.

Golda Meir, leader

A friend to everybody and to nobody is the same thing.


There is all the difference in the world between treating people equally and attempting to make them equal.

Friedrich A. Hayek,

Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.

Aristotle, philosopher

You cannot have all chiefs; you gotta have Indians too.


There is no female mind. The brain is not an organ of sex. As well speak of a female liver.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman, writer

Socialism values equality more than liberty.

Dennis Prager, journalist

My grandma (rest her soul) used to say, There were but two families in the world, have-much and have-little.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

It is better that some should be unhappy rather than that none should be happy, which would be the case in a general state of equality.

Samuel Johnson, author

Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions - it only guarantees equality of opportunity.

Irving Kristol, editor

No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.

George Orwell, author

If you really believe that all men are created equal, you are comfortable in any company.

Michael Lipsey,

Some will always be above others. Destroy the inequality today, and it will appear again tomorrow.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

We've chosen the path to equality, don't let them turn us around.

Geraldine Ferraro, politician

The sweltering summer of the Negro's legitimate discontent will not pass until there is an invigorating autumn of freedom and equality.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.

Barbara Jordan, politician

The emotional, sexual, and psychological stereotyping of females begins when the doctor says: It's a girl.

Shirley Chisholm, politician

The doctrine of equality! There exists no more poisonous poison: for it seems to be preached by justice itself, while it is the end of justice.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

The most mediocre of males feels himself a demigod as compared with women.

Simone de Beauvoir, writer

I never doubted that equal rights was the right direction. Most reforms, most problems are complicated. But to me there is nothing complicated about ordinary equality.

Alice Paul, activist

All men are created equal, it is only men themselves who place themselves above equality.

David Allan Coe, musician

I am an aristocrat. I love liberty; I hate equality.

John Randolph, leader

Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.

Kofi Annan, statesman

Even the striving for equality by means of a directed economy can result only in an officially enforced inequality - an authoritarian determination of the status of each individual in the new hierarchical order.

Friedrich August von Hayek, economist

Women have been trained to speak softly and carry a lipstick. Those days are over.

Bella Abzug, lawyer

The deadly Hydra now is the hydra of Equality. Liberty, Equality and Fraternity is the three-fanged serpent.

D. H. Lawrence, novelist

The test for whether or not you can hold a job should not be the arrangement of your chromosomes.

Bella Abzug, lawyer

The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more.

Aristotle, philosopher

The emotional, sexual, and psychological stereotyping of females begins when the doctor says: 'It's a girl.'

Shirley Chisholm, politician

It is my mission to help in the breaking down of classes, and to make all men feel as if they were brethren of the same family, sharing the same rights, the same capabilities, and the same responsibilities. While my hand can hold a pen, I will use it to this end; and while my brain can earn a dollar, I will devote it to this end.

Lydia Maria Child,

We were equals once when we lay new-born babes on our nurse's knees. We will be equal again when they tie up our jaws for the last sleep.

Olive Schreiner, writer

There is no good in living in a society where you are merely the equal of everybody else. The true pleasure of life is to live with your inferiors.

William Makepeace Thackeray, novelist

Unless there is recognition that women are most vulnerable... and you do something about social and cultural equality for women, you're never going to defeat this pandemic.

Stephen Lewis, politician

I know, up on top you are seeing great sights, but down here at the bottom we, too, should have rights.

Dr. Seuss, author

The only inequalities that matter begin in the mind. It is not income levels but differences in mental equipment that keep people apart, breed feelings of inferiority.

Jacquetta Hawkes,

Prosperity or egalitarianism - you have to choose. I favor freedom - you never achieve real equality anyway: you simply sacrifice prosperity for an illusion.

Mario Vargas Llosa, writer

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln, president

That all men are equal is a proposition to which, at ordinary times, no sane human being has ever given his assent.

Aldous Huxley, novelist

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 government to the utmost.

Aristotle, philosopher

The year was 2081, and everyone was finally equal.

Kurt Vonnegut, author

Martin Luther King, Jr. didn't carry just a piece of cloth to symbolize his belief in racial equality; he carried the American flag.

Adrian Cronauer, entertainer

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. I have a dream today!

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

In a society in which equality is a fact, not merely a word, words of racial or sexual assault and humiliation will be nonsense syllables.

Catharine MacKinnon, activist

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.

Samuel Johnson, author

It is not true that people are naturally equal for no two people can be together for even a half an hour without one acquiring an evident superiority over the other.

Samuel Johnson, author

There will always be a place for us somewhere, somehow, as long as we see to it that working people fight for everything they have, everything they hope to get, for dignity, equality, democracy, to oppose war and to bring to the world a better life.

Harry Bridges, activist

Subordination tends greatly to human happiness. Were we all upon an equality, we should have no other enjoyment than mere animal pleasure.

Samuel Johnson, author

There is something wrong in a government where they who do the most have the least. There is something wrong when honesty wears a rag, and rascality a robe; when the loving, the tender, eat a crust, while the infamous sit at banquets.

Robert G. Ingersoll, lawyer

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to honor the greatest champion of racial equality who taught a nation - through compassion and courage - about democracy, nonviolence and racial justice.

Mark Pryor, politician

Since when do you have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?

Lillian Hellman, dramatist

Just as modern mass production requires the standardization of commodities, so the social process requires standardization of man, and this standardization is called equality.

Erich Fromm, psychologist

We are all different. Yet we are all God's children. We are all united behind this country and the common cause of freedom, justice, fairness, and equality. That is what unites us.

Barbara Boxer, politician

Generally, employees who file complaints of discrimination do so as a last resort.

Rubye Fields,

No amount of artificial reinforcement can offset the natural inequalities of human individuals.

Henry P. Fairchild,

All sports must be treated on the basis of equality.

Pierre de Coubertin, leader

Half a century ago, the amazing courage of Rosa Parks, the visionary leadership of Martin Luther King, and the inspirational actions of the civil rights movement led politicians to write equality into the law and make real the promise of America for all her citizens.

David Cameron, politician

Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.

Alexis de Tocqueville, historian

Republicans many times can't get the words 'equality of opportunity' out of their mouths. Their lips do not form that way.

Jack Kemp, politician

The poor have to labour in the face of the majestic equality of the law, which forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.

Anatole France, novelist

Demands for equality for women are threats to men's self-esteem and sense of sexual turf.

Alice S. Rossi, activist

If we were to select the most intelligent, imaginative, energetic, and emotionally stable third of mankind, all races would be present.

Franz Boas, scientist

The purpose that brought the fourteenth amendment into being was equality before the law, and equality, not separation, was written into the law.

Robert Bork, public servant

Now they have come to the place where their faith can no longer feed on the bread of repression and violence. They ask for the bread of liberty, of public equality, and public responsibility. It must not be denied them.

Mordecai Wyatt Johnson, educator

More countries have understood that women's equality is a prerequisite for development.

Kofi Annan, statesman

It became clear to me in an instant that living a gay life without publicly acknowledging it is simply not enough to make any significant contribution to the immense work that lies ahead on the road to complete equality.

Zachary Quinto, actor

You see, Africa makes a fool of our idea of justice. It makes a farce of our idea of equality. It mocks our pieties. It doubts our concern. It questions our commitment. Because there is no way we can look at what's happening in Africa, and if we're honest, conclude that it would ever be allowed to happen anywhere else.

Bono, musician

Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts, and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor.

Benjamin Disraeli, prime minister

She was not a women likely to settle for equality when sex gave her an advantage.

Anthony Delano,

I would like to be known as a person who is concerned about freedom and equality and justice and prosperity for all people.

Rosa Parks, activist

The very existence of government at all, infers inequality. The citizen who is preferred to office becomes the superior to those who are not, so long as he is the repository of power, and the child inherits the wealth of the parent as a controlling law of society.

James Fenimore Cooper,

Equality, in a social sense, may be divided into that of condition and that of rights. Equality of condition is incompatible with civilization, and is found only to exist in those communities that are but slightly removed from the savage state. In practice, it can only mean a common misery.

James Fenimore Cooper,

There can be no equality or opportunity if men and women and children be not shielded in their lives from the consequences of great industrial and social processes which they cannot alter, control, or singly cope with.

Woodrow Wilson, president

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.

Simone Weil, philosopher

Loyalty to the principles upon which our Government rests positively demands that the equality before the law which it guarantees to every citizen should be justly and in good faith conceded in all parts of the land.

Grover Cleveland, president

Modern equalitarian societies whether democratic or authoritarian in their political forms, always base themselves on the claim that they are making life happier. Happiness thus becomes the chief political issue -- in a sense, the only political issue -- and for that reason it can never be treated as an issue at all.

Robert Warshow,

However energetically society in general may strive to make all the citizens equal and alike, the personal pride of each individual will always make him try to escape from the common level, and he will form some inequality somewhere to his own profit.

Alexis de Tocqueville, historian

Equal opportunity is good, but special privilege is better.

Anna Chennault,

The principle of equality does not destroy the imagination, but lowers its flight to the level of the earth.

Alexis de Tocqueville, historian

The battle for women's rights has been largely won.

Margaret Thatcher, leader

'Fairness' is one of the great mantras of the left. Since everyone has his own definition of fairness, that word is a blank check for the expansion of government power. What fairness means in practice is that third parties -- busybodies -- can prevent mutual accommodations by others.

Thomas Sowell, economist

What I am defending is the real rights of women. A woman should have the right to be in the home as a wife and mother.

Phyllis Schlafly, lawyer

We accept and welcome... as conditions to which we must accommodate ourselves, great inequality of environment; the concentration of business, industrial and commercial, in the hands of a few; and the law of competition between these, as being not only beneficial, but essential for the future progress of the race.

Andrew Carnegie, businessman

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