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Definition of Second-Class

Second-Class

  1. Of the rank or degree below the best highest; inferior; second-rate; as, a second-class house; a second-class passage.

Second-Class Quotations

I'm tired of being treated like a second-class citizen.
Rosa Parks

Nothing could be more insulting to me than the concept of civil rights. It means perpetual second-class citizenship for me and my kind.
James Meredith

Women make natural anarchists and revolutionaries because they've always been second-class citizens, kinda having had to claw their way up. I mean, who made up all the rules in the culture? Men - white male corporate society. So why wouldn't a woman want to rebel against that?
Kim Gordon

The days of humiliation, of second-class citizens and of inequality are over and gone forever.
Gerry Adams

This is the basis, and I am not being tried for whether I am a Communist, I am being tried for fighting for the rights of my people, who are still second-class citizens in this United States of America.
Paul Robeson
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