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Equality

We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness…

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third president of the United States.

Six feet of earth make all men equal.

Proverb

The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more.

Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC) Greek philosopher.

Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.

Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC) Greek philosopher.

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed; We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal…

Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) American black leader.

No advance in wealth, no softening of manners, no reform or revolution has ever brought human equality a millimeter nearer.

George Orwell (1903-1950) British novelist, essayist, and critic.

The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.

Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC) Greek philosopher.

Just as modern mass production requires the standardization of commodities, so the social process requires standardization of man, and this standardization is called equality.

Erich Fromm (1900-1980) Psychoanalyst and social philosopher.

We are all alike, on the inside.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

All people are equal, it is not birth, it is virtue alone that makes the difference.

Voltaire (1694-1778) French writer and historian.

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