Liberty, equality - bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness
Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions--it only guarantees equality of opportunity.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids rich and poor alike to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, or to steal bread.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in the government to the utmost.
You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that.
To refuse political equality is to rob the ostracized of all self-respect.
I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.
Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions - it only guarantees equality of opportunity.
The first step in providing economic equality for women is to ensure a stable economy in which every person who wants to work can work.
I have no respect for the passion of equality, which seems to me merely idealizing envy.
Genuine equality between the sexes can only be realized in the process of the socialist transformation of society as a whole.
Equality of opportunity is an equal opportunity to prove unequal talents.
Equality may perhaps be a right, but no power on earth can ever turn it into a fact
Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word, equality. But notice the difference: while democracy seeks equality in liberty, socialism seeks equality in restraint and servitude.
Equality is the share of every one at their advent upon earth, and equality is also theirs when placed beneath it.
To live anywhere in the world today and be against equality because of race or color is like living in Alaska and being against snow.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost
A society that puts equality...ahead of freedom will end up with neither equality nor freedom
Socialism means equality of income or nothing... under socialism you would not be allowed to be poor. You would be forcibly fed, clothed, lodged, taught, and employed whether you like it or not. If it were discovered that you had not character enough to be worth all this trouble, you might possibly be executed in a kindly manner; but whilst you were permitted to live you would have to live well
One distressing thing is the way men react to women who assert their equality: their ultimate weapon is to call them unfeminine. They think she is anti-male; they even whisper that she's probably a lesbian.
Political Freedom without economic equality is a pretense, a fraud, a lie; and the workers want no lying.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
It is the mark of the cultured man that he is aware of the fact that equality is an ethical and not a biological principle