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There are whole precincts of voters in this country whose united intelligence does not equal that of one representative American woman.
Carrie Chapman Catt
We are all are equal, but some pay higher tax rates than others.
What makes us Americans is our shared commitment to an ideal - that all of us are created equal, and all of us have the chance to make of our lives what we will.
Behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his own work, may direct his gaze. Behold an equal thing, worthy of a God, a brave man matched in conflict with evil fortune.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
That all men are equal is a proposition to which, at ordinary times, no sane human being has ever given his assent.
We must begin seeing other creatures as equal. Existence makes us all equal.
What is politics? Political system is equal to development politics plus political politics.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
The coward wretch whose hand and heart Can bear to torture aught below, Is ever first to quail and start From the slightest pain or equal foe.
Our Western society is showing its technological muscles in ever more threatening ways, but the experience of fear, anxiety and even despair has increased in equal proportion. Indeed, the paradox is that the powerful giants feel as powerless as a new-born babe.
Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent.
Laurence J. Peter
Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality.
The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but the greatest genius is not always equal to himself, or he would cease to be human.
Honore de Balzac
I think, to a great degree, we humans still divide ourselves into two species, even though we are monotypic. There are males and females. We see them as different and not equal.
I've been trying to find women writers for my staff for a while now and I have three women on my staff and three guys so it's pretty equal. I don't know why that is. It's been the same thing for a while. It's hard for female comedians to stand out. That's weird. That's a shame.
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.
Choose a subject equal to your abilities; think carefully what your shoulders may refuse, and what they are capable of bearing.
I don't do formal debates, because formal debates where you have two people up on a stage in equal status, and each of them is given 20 minutes to give their point of view, and then 10 minutes for a rebuttal, or whatever, that creates the illusion that you really do have here two equal points of view of equal scientific standing.
What Darwinian theory shows us is that all human races are extremely close to each other. None of them is in any sense ancestral to any other; none of them is more primitive than any other. We are all modern races of exactly equal status, evolutionarily speaking.
The doctrine that all men are, in any sense, or have been, at any time, free and equal, is an utterly baseless fiction.
His lordship may compel us to be equal upstairs, but there will never be equality in the servants hall.
James M. Barrie
Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks.
If our life is unhappy it is painful to bear; if it is happy it is horrible to lose, So the one is pretty equal to the other.
Jean de la Bruyere
Nothing we use or hear or touch can be expressed in words that equal what is given by the senses.
No matter what Aristotle and the Philosophers say, nothing is equal to tobacco; it's the passion of the well-bred, and he who lives without tobacco lives a life not worth living.
Action and reaction are equal and opposite.
Leonardo da Vinci
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