Equality Quotes

In 1965, I marched for equality.
- Alphonso Jackson
I just believe in equality for all.
- Ashley Wagner
Equality for women is progress for all.
- Ban Ki-moon
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The cry of equality pulls everyone down.
- Iris Murdoch
Marriage equality changed life for people.
- Andrew Cuomo
I feel like a feminist is gender equality.
- Ilana Glazer
Fairness is not about statistical equality.
- John Bercow
Socialism values equality more than liberty.
- Dennis Prager
All imaginable futures are not equally possible.
- Kevin Kelly
The year was 2081, and everyone was finally equal.
- Kurt Vonnegut
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I am an aristocrat. I love liberty; I hate equality.
- John Randolph
We live in a world where equality is pretty important.
- John Key
Marriage equality is not a choice. It is a legal right.
- Cory Booker
Equality and separation cannot exist in the same space.
- Jason Mraz
Gender equality is not only an issue for women and girls.
- Justin Trudeau
Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish.
- Albert Einstein
I don't believe in social equality, and they know it.
- George Smathers
Canada is the homeland of equality, justice and tolerance.
- Kim Campbell
We are also further than ever from equality of opportunity.
- Ferdinand Mount
Each country has a soul, and France's soul is equality.
- Francois Hollande
Equality under the law is the slow triumph of hope over history.
- Jim Cooper
I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality.
- Agnes Macphail
We came equals into this world, and equals shall we go out of it.
- George Mason
Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.
- Barbara Jordan
We are coming down from our pedestal and up from the laundry room.
- Bella Abzug
I like the religion that teaches liberty, equality and fraternity.
- B. R. Ambedkar
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
- George Orwell
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
- Aristotle
The history of the past is but one long struggle upward to equality.
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton
What I find most interesting about the U.S. is this idea of equality.
- Jorge Ramos
To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.
- Golda Meir
Growing up, my parents treated my brother and me with absolute equality.
- Anushka Sharma
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
- Khalil Gibran
Equality is the soul of liberty; there is, in fact, no liberty without it.
- Frances Wright
I am for 100% equality across the board for everybody, in all walks of life.
- David Furnish
Equality is like gravity. We need it to stand on this earth as men and women.
- Joss Whedon
American society will never completely understand the true meaning of equality.
- Bryant H. McGill
Any government I lead will continue with the equality of gay and lesbian people.
- David Cameron
Liberty and equality are captivating sounds, but they often captivate to destroy.
- John Tyler
We really need to come behind and press for marriage equality in Northern Ireland.
- Leo Varadkar
The extension of women's rights is the basic principle of all social progress.
- Charles Fourier
There is no justice in social justice, and there is no equality in social equality.
- Brad Thor
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact.
- Honore de Balzac
Any serious shift towards more sustainable societies has to include gender equality.
- Helen Clark
The arc of our history is toward more equality being expanded to more and more people.
- George Takei
The earth is the mother of all people, and all people should have equal rights upon it.
- Chief Joseph
Do people really want liberty, equality, fraternity? Is it not some manner of speaking?
- Krzysztof Kieslowski
The only way to ensure equality for women is to clearly declare it in our Constitution.
- Carolyn Maloney
I believe in unconditional love and equality. Jesus Christ exemplified these qualities.
- Jack Canfield
I see social mobility and equality of opportunity as really successful Canadian values.
- Chrystia Freeland
Women are the only exploited group in history to have been idealized into powerlessness.
- Erica Jong
My brother had the courage to come out in 1978, when equality was still a distant dream.
- Elizabeth Esty
All men are created equal, it is only men themselves who place themselves above equality.
- David Allan Coe
Such security is equal liberty. But it is not necessarily equality in the use of the earth.
- Benjamin Tucker
More countries have understood that women's equality is a prerequisite for development.
- Kofi Annan
An idea like equality between men and women, which is now accepted in the West, is quite new.
- Antonio Munoz Molina
If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity.
- John F. Kennedy
You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that.
- Arthur Ashe
Demands for equality for women are threats to men's self-esteem and sense of sexual turf.
- Alice S. Rossi
If you want to see the true measure of a man, watch how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
- J. K. Rowling
The test for whether or not you can hold a job should not be the arrangement of your chromosomes.
- Bella Abzug
In the end no segregationist scheme has withstood the force of a simple idea: equality under law.
- Eric Liu
Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions - it only guarantees equality of opportunity.
- Irving Kristol
The highest political buzz word is not liberty, equality, fraternity or solidarity; it is service.
- Arthur Hugh Clough
We want order and security, and we want liberty. And we want not only liberty but equality as well.
- David Souter
A claim for equality of material position can be met only by a government with totalitarian powers.
- Friedrich August von Hayek
A few British suffragettes everybody laughed at started the cause of equality between men and women.
- Antonio Munoz Molina
The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.
- Andrew Jackson
I'm a Christian. I want the world of justice and equality. This is the only way to achieve peace.
- Hugo Chavez
His lordship may compel us to be equal upstairs, but there will never be equality in the servants hall.
- James M. Barrie
In order to be great, you just have to care. You have to care about your world, community, and equality.
- Katori Hall
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
- Alexis de Tocqueville
I refuse to consign the whole male sex to the nursery. I insist on believing that some men are my equals.
- Brigid Brophy
It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing.
- Herodotus
All this talk about equality. The only thing people really have in common is that they are all going to die.
- Bob Dylan
I wouldn't really call myself a feminist. I obviously want equality and equal opportunities to the men.
- Katie Taylor
Jackie Robinson, as an athlete and as someone who was trying to make a stand for equality, he was exemplary.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
I never understood why women wanted equality in the workplace when in fact, that would be selling them short.
- Jay Samit
I believe in the spirit of equality and the spirit of this country as one of love and compassion and kindness.
- Lady Gaga
There needs to be radical development in equality law to create the environment to allow women to stay in work.
- Ken Livingstone
I think that overall, the position - on a whole host of issues - should always be toward inclusion and equality.
- Loretta Lynch
My commitment to gender equality is rooted in the quintessentially American principle of equal justice under law.
- Eric Schneiderman
Sweden is a good country to raise a family in because there is an equality there I don't feel in the States.
- Alexander Skarsgard
Marriage equality is about more than just marriage. It's about something greater. It's about acceptance.
- Charlize Theron
If we say we believe in equality for all then we must fight for equality for all, not betray our immigrant sisters.
- Christine Pelosi
To take women's equality from novelty to norm, we need to change narratives at a societal and individual level.
- Cathy Engelbert
We who are liberal and progressive know that the poor are our equals in every sense except that of being equal to us.
- Lionel Trilling
I have supported civil rights activity in my state. I have done my job with integrity, equality, and fairness for all.
- Jeff Sessions
Democracy not only requires equality but also an unshakable conviction in the value of each person, who is then equal.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick
My mum fought for feminism in her day so instilled in me the importance of equality. She taught me so much about women.
- Chris Evans
Equality and development will not be achieved however if peace is not understood from women's' point of view.
- Jenny Shipley
While the law cannot force a person to be moral or tolerant, through the law we can demand respect and expect equality.
- Donna Brazile
Achieving gender equality requires the engagement of women and men, girls and boys. It is everyone's responsibility.
- Ban Ki-moon
Small natures require despotism to exercise their sinews, as great souls thirst for equality to give play to their heart.
- Honore de Balzac
The man who didn't want his wife to work has been succeeded by the man who asks about her chances of getting a raise.
- Earl Wilson
No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.
- George Orwell
People are pretty much alike. It's only that our differences are more susceptible to definition than our similarities.
- Linda Ellerbee
A compassionate mind is very difficult to cultivate because compassion demands a sense of equality between all living beings.
- Lobsang Tenzin
The need for a national Employment Non-Discrimination Act a critical part of the LGBT community's struggle for equality.
- Jared Polis
The struggle for equality is really a struggle for democracy, and that's why it's a struggle for all the population.
- Ayman Odeh
I think men are allowed to be fat and bald and ugly and women aren't. And it's just not - there is no equality there.
- Connie Chung
In Nicaragua, liberty, equality and the rule of law were the stuff of dreams. But in Paris I discovered the value of those words.
- Bianca Jagger
These men ask for just the same thing, fairness, and fairness only. This, so far as in my power, they, and all others, shall have.
- Abraham Lincoln
Our equality bill is specifically designed to protect religion and belief on exactly the same terms as race or gender or sexuality.
- Gordon Brown
Sinn Fein has demonstrated the ability to play a leadership role as part of a popular movement towards peace, equality and justice.
- Gerry Adams
I feel if you believe in equality, you have to believe in it for everybody. And that's the way I've always lived my life.
- Aisha Tyler
The definition of being a feminist is equality, and if you're not a feminist at this point, then what are you really promoting?
- Alessia Cara