Imperfect though it may be, the Beijing Platform for Action is the strongest statement of consensus on women's equality, empowerment and justice ever produced by governments.
The test for whether or not you can hold a job should not be the arrangement of your chromosomes.
Men their rights and nothing more; women their rights and nothing less.
Tax laws also benefit those who have the best lobbying efforts ... and the larger the corporations are, the smaller proportion they pay in taxes.
Odd things animals. All dogs look up at you. All cats look down at you. Only a pig looks at you as an equal.
I am free of all prejudice. I hate everyone equally.
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.
Every high has an equal, measurable low.
The wisdom of man never yet contrived a system of taxation that operates with perfect equality.
There are no necessary evils in government. Its evils exist only in its abuses. If it would confine itself to equal protection, and, as Heaven does its rains, shower its favors alike on the high and the low, the rich and the poor, it would be an unqualified blessing.
When women ask for equality, men take them to be demanding domination.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with inherent and inalienable rights; that among these, are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.
Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
Ordinary people may not understand the meaning of democracy but they've a passionate regard for fair play.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
Given the natural differences between human beings, equality is an ethical aspiration that cannot be realized without recourse either to despotism or to an act of fraternity.
Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at becoming incompetent.
Where there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust less on the same income.
Idiots are always in favour of inequality of income (their only chance of eminence), and the truly great in favour of equality.