Equality Quotes

Bianca Jagger #Dreams #Equality

Photo of Bianca Jagger In Nicaragua, liberty, equality and the rule of law were the stuff of dreams. But in Paris I discovered the value of those words.
Sonia Sotomayor #Education #Equality #Society

Photo of Sonia Sotomayor Until we get equality in education, we won't have an equal society.
Aristotle #Best #Equality #Government

Photo of Aristotle 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.
Olivia Thirlby #Change #Equality

Photo of Olivia Thirlby I don't believe that if I came out as bisexual the world will change. But it's really important for people to be truthful about who they are and fight for equality. We need to help the world usher itself into the next phase.
Marlo Thomas #Education #Equality #Marriage

In the 1960s we were fighting to be recognized as equals in the marketplace, in marriage, in education and on the playing field. It was a very exciting, rebellious time.
Mark Pryor #Courage #Equality

Photo of Mark Pryor 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.
David Cameron #Amazing #Courage #Equality #Inspirational #Leadership

Photo of David Cameron 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.
Philip James Bailey #Death #Equality

Photo of Philip James Bailey The sole equality on earth is death.
Thomas Paine #Equality #Equality

I believe in the equality of man and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.
Robert Kennedy #Change #Equality

If any man claims the Negro should be content... let him say he would willingly change the color of his skin and go to live in the Negro section of a large city. Then and only then has he a right to such a claim.
Barack Obama #Best #Equality

Photo of Barack Obama I know my country has not perfected itself. At times, we've struggled to keep the promise of liberty and equality for all of our people. We've made our share of mistakes, and there are times when our actions around the world have not lived up to our best intentions.
Herodotus #Alone #Equality #Freedom

Photo of Herodotus It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing.
Simone Weil #Beauty #Equality #Truth

Photo of Simone Weil Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace.
Charlotte Bunch #Architecture #Equality

Photo of Charlotte Bunch What is being called the UN 'gender architecture' is more like a shack. Women need a bigger global house if equality is ever to become a reality.
Michelle Bachelet #Education #Equality

Photo of Michelle Bachelet One of the factors a country's economy depends on is human capital. If you don't provide women with adequate access to healthcare, education and employment, you lose at least half of your potential. So, gender equality and women's empowerment bring huge economic benefits.
Pope John XXIII #Alone #Equality #Peace #Trust

Photo of Pope John XXIII The true and solid peace of nations consists not in equality of arms, but in mutual trust alone.
Carol Bellamy #Education #Equality #Health

In choosing global corporate partners UNICEF emphasises compatibility with our core values and looks to build alliances that advance our mission of ensuring the health, education, equality and protection for all the world's children.
Bernadette Devlin #Best #Equality #Freedom

Among the best traitors Ireland has ever had, Mother Church ranks at the very top, a massive obstacle in the path to equality and freedom. She has been a force for conservatism... to ward off threats to her own security and influence.
Samuel Johnson #Death #Equality

Photo of Samuel Johnson Disease generally begins that equality which death completes.
Dan Savage #Alone #Equality

The only way to get gay issues off the front pages of Canadian newspapers is to grant gay and lesbian people our full civil equality and leave it alone.
Alexis de Tocqueville #Business #Equality

Photo of Alexis de Tocqueville The main business of religions is to purify, control, and restrain that excessive and exclusive taste for well-being which men acquire in times of equality.
Morris Dees #Education #Equality

Photo of Morris Dees The focus of tolerance education is to deal with the concept of equality and fairness. We need to establish confidence with children that there is more goodness than horror in this world.
Scott Weiland #Beauty #Equality #Trust

Photo of Scott Weiland There's a beauty in being part of a band, when there's equality and trust.
Janez Drnovsek #Dreams #Equality

Dreams from 1991 are becoming reality. We will build good relations between nations and people. We will strive towards mutual respect and equality of every individual, sex, race and national or any other minority.
Slobodan Milosevic #Equality

Yugoslavia is a multinational community and it can survive only under the conditions of full equality for all nations that live in it.