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To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.
-William Faulkner

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

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

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

I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality.
-Agnes Macphail

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

The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.
-Andrew Jackson

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

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.
-Barack Obama

Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.
-Barbara Jordan

Equality, rightly understood as our founding fathers understood it, leads to liberty and to the emancipation of creative differences; wrongly understood, as it has been so tragically in our time, it leads first to conformity and then to despotism.
-Barry Goldwater

In America everybody is of the opinion that he has no social superiors, since all men are equal, but he does not admit that he has no social inferiors, for, from the time of Jefferson onward, the doctrine that all men are equal applies only upwards, not downwards.
-Bertrand Russell

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

I refuse to consign the whole male sex to the nursery. I insist on believing that some men are my equals.
-Brigid Brophy

From the equality of rights springs identity of our highest interests; you cannot subvert your neighbor's rights without striking a dangerous blow at your own.
-Carl Schurz

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The extension of women's rights is the basic principle of all social progress.
-Charles Fourier

Women have a lot to say about how to advance women's rights, and governments need to learn from that, listen to the movement and respond.
-Charlotte Bunch

Until women learn to want economic independence, and until they work out a way to get this independence without denying themselves the joys of love and motherhood, it seems to me feminism has no roots.
-Crystal Eastman

All men are created equal, it is only men themselves who place themselves above equality.
-David Allan Coe

Women are the only exploited group in history to have been idealized into powerlessness.
-Erica Jong

Equality is the soul of liberty; there is, in fact, no liberty without it.
-Frances Wright

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

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

In order to get beyond racism, we must first take account of race. There is no other way. And in order to treat some persons equally, we must treat them differently.
-Harry A. Blackmun

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

The cry of equality pulls everyone down.
-Iris Murdoch

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

Equality and development will not be achieved however if peace is not understood from women's' point of view.
-Jenny Shipley

I am an aristocrat. I love liberty; I hate equality.
-John Randolph

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