equality

A Quote by Malcolm X on education, equality, and success

"Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today."

Malcolm X (1925 - 1965)

Contributed by: Shae

A Quote by Kenneth Smith on philosophy, utilitarianism, banausoi, society, stupidity, deserving, exclusion, judgement, appropriateness, equality, democracy, merchants, and the public

To the Greeks not just slaves had to be excluded from the democratic franchise and public debate but also merchants, bankers, all money-grubbing banausoi, because any society stupid enough to entrust its ultimate values to be determined by the caste of utilitarians deserves fully what it gets. It would be like entrusting our sports to couch potatoes and paraplegics. Such a foolish society would get what we have in fact got, a civilization too fucking stupid to realize how hard cultural, political, spiritual and philosophical cripples labor to cripple everyone else to become just like them.

Kenneth Smith

Contributed by: Dave

A Quote by Susan Brownell Anthony on womenswisdom, rights, and equality

Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.

Susan B. Anthony (1820 - 1906)

Contributed by: Amanda

A Quote by Erma Bombeck on womenswisdom, sufferage, womens rights, and equality

We've got a generation now who were born with semiequality. They don't know how it was before, so they think, this isn't too bad. We're working. We have our attache' cases and our three piece suits. I get very disgusted with the younger generation of women. We had a torch to pass, and they are just sitting there. They don't realize it can be taken away. Things are going to have to get worse before they join in fighting the battle.

Erma Bombeck (1927 - 1996)

Contributed by: Amanda

A Quote by Andy Warhol on america and equality

"The idea of America is so wonderful because the more equal something is, the more American it is"

Andy Warhol (1931 - 1987)

Contributed by: Ace

A Quote by Rosa Parks on equality, activism, peace, justice, love, vision, courage, inspiration, dreams, and freedom


"I am leaving this legacy to all of you ... to bring peace, justice, equality, love and a fulfillment of what our lives should be. Without vision, the people will perish, and without courage and inspiration, dreams will die-- the dream of freedom and peace.

Rosa Parks

Contributed by: Allie

A Quote by William Shakespeare on prick, bleed, tickle, laugh, poison, wrong, revenge, die, and equality

If you prick us, do we not bleed? if you tickle us, do we not laugh? if you poison us, do we not die? and if you wrong us, shall we not revenge?

William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Source: The Merchant of Venice- Act III, Scene I

Contributed by: Dominique

A Quote by Bhagavad Gita on bhagavad gita, equality, animals, dogs, cows, outcasts, elephants, god, and enlightenment

An enlightened person - by perceiving God in all - looks at a learned person, an outcast, even a cow, an elephant, or a dog with an equal eye.

Bhagavad Gita

Source: Bhagavad Gita 5.18 (See also 6.29)

Contributed by: Ian

A Quote by Ludwig von Mises on equality, justice, economy, and politics

What those people who ask for equality have in mind is always an increase in their own power to consume.

Ludwig von Mises

Source: Human Action: A Treatise on Economics (Scholars Edition), Pages: 836

Contributed by: peter

A Quote by Nadia Hart on wisdom, knowledge, truth, inspiration, education, and equality

Seek greater knowledge and you shall possess greater truth

Nadia Hart

Contributed by: Nadia

Syndicate content