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I am free of all prejudices. I hate everyone equally.
W. C. Fields
The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that would operate with perfect equality.
I think at the heart of the pro-life movement is the idea that all people are created equal, endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights starting with life.
Again, it may be said, that to love justice and equality the people need no great effort of virtue; it is sufficient that they love themselves.
Democracy not only requires equality but also an unshakable conviction in the value of each person, who is then equal.
The word 'equality' shows up too much in our founding documents for anyone to pretend it's not the American way.
I want to work on respecting individuals' dignity. Equal rights, that's where my heart is. That means equal rights and benefits, and that's what we need.
Real equality is immensely difficult to achieve, it needs continual revision and monitoring of distributions. And it does not provide buffers between members, so they are continually colliding or frustrating each other.
Coming generations will learn equality from poverty, and love from woes.
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.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.
His lordship may compel us to be equal upstairs, but there will never be equality in the servants hall.
James M. Barrie
A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as man. An intelligent woman gives up.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
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.
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.
You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that.
As equality increases, so does the number of people struggling for predominance.
The cry of equality pulls everyone down.
I am totally against the idea that a Muslim woman should not have the same opportunities as a Muslim man to learn, to open up, to work, help shape the future. To close Islam down to a sexist approach is totally intolerable and ridiculous. It's not Islam.
King Hussein I
Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions - it only guarantees equality of opportunity.
One of the things about equality is not just that you be treated equally to a man, but that you treat yourself equally to the way you treat a man.
The sole equality on earth is death.
Philip James Bailey
The test for whether or not you can hold a job should not be the arrangement of your chromosomes.
More countries have understood that women's equality is a prerequisite for development.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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