Category: Equality Quotes

Throughout history, people have fought for their rights and liberty. Let’s look back at what we have accomplished through these quotes on equality.

Powerful Quotes from Audre Lorde

The Best Audre Lorde Quotes and Poetry On Love and Life

A "black, lesbian, mother, warrior, poet." That was how Audre Lorde described herself. Lorde devoted her life and her artistic talent to dealing with and responding to the injustices of racism, sexism, and homophobia. Critics would often say that her...

Bill Hicks Quotes

30 Bill Hicks Quotes That Show The Dark But Funny Side Of Life

Bill Hicks was an American comedian who used his art to share powerful ideas, helping people see the world in a different perspective. His brand of dark comedy encompassed a wide range of topics – from social, political, religion, to...

John Steinbeck Quotes

30 John Steinbeck Quotes To Give You a New Perspective On Life

Regarded as “a giant of American letters,” John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr. was a Pulitzer Prize winner as well as a recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature. His critically-acclaimed novel, The Grapes of Wrath, on the plight of migrant workers...

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30 Powerful Gloria Steinem Quotes for Both Men and Women

Born on March 25, 1934, in Toledo, Ohio, Gloria Steinem has been an advocate of women's rights since the 1960s. She is a writer, editor, lecturer, and social activist. She is also a breast cancer survivor. Steinem celebrated her 83rd...

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30 Karl Marx Quotes On Economics, Religion, and Leadership

Karl Marx is arguably the most influential socialist thinker and revolutionary of the 19th century. Through his greatest work, “The Communist Manifesto”, he laid the groundwork for many communist regimes in the years that followed. Until now, his philosophy on...

Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

30 Best Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes To End Your Day On a Good Note

American poet, philosopher, and essayist Ralph Waldo Emerson, was best known not only for his literary legacy, but also for his fundamental views on religion, nature, and their connection with humans. At that time, his beliefs were so radical that...

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30 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes on Courage and Equality

During a time of civil unrest and social injustice, it was Baptist minister and activist Martin Luther King Jr. who rose to the occasion. It was not easy spreading his message of love and nonviolence. Martin Luther, on the road...

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

30 Mahatma Gandhi Quotes on Becoming The Change

Mahatma Gandhi is perhaps one of the most unforgettable people in history who have used nonviolence to fight for freedom. As the leading figure in India’s independence movement, Gandhi not only left teachings of love, he also influenced many modern...

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30 Inspirational Eleanor Roosevelt Quotes on How To Be the Light in the World

Being a woman is challenging enough on its own – but to be a woman of the White House, even more so. However, equal rights champion Eleanor Roosevelt proved to the world that it can be done. She was the...