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Equality Quotes

13 of the best book quotes about equality
  1. #1
    “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?”
  2. #2
    “Men are promoted based on potential, while women are promoted based on past accomplishments.”
  3. #3
    “The promise of equality is not the same as true equality.”
  4. #4
    “A truly equal world would be one where women ran half our countries and companies and men ran half our homes.”
  5. #5
    “All men are free and equal, in the grave.”
  6. #6
    “The day they decided that Sneetches were Sneetches. And no kind of Sneetch is the best on the beaches.”
  7. #7
    “The gender stereotypes introduced in childhood are reinforced throughout our lives and become self-fulfilling prophesies. Most leadership positions are held by men, so women don’t expect to achieve them, and that becomes one of the reasons they don’t.”
  8. #8
    “Like and equal are not the same thing at all!”
  1. #9
    “That day, all the Sneetches forgot about stars, and whether they had one, or not, upon thars.”
  2. #10
    “Then they yelled at the ones that had stars at the start. We’re exactly like you! You can’t tell us apart. We’re all just the same, now, you snooty old smarties! And now we can go to your frankfurter parties.”
  3. #11
    “As women must be more empowered at work, men must be more empowered at home.”
  4. #12
    “Gender as it functions today is a grave injustice. I am angry. We should all be angry. Anger has a long history of bringing about positive change.”
  5. #13
    “Wasn’t that the point of the book? For women to realize, We are just two people. Not that much separates us. Not nearly as much as I’d thought.”
    author
    Kathryn Stockett
    person
    Women
    book
    The Help
    character
    Skeeter
    concepts
    EqualityRace
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