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Famous Equality Quotes

“The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law.” – Aristotle

“Democracy does not guarantee equality of conditions. It only guarantees equality of opportunity.” – Irving Kristol

“As many political writers have pointed out, commitment to political equality is not an empirical claim that people are clones.” – Steven Pinker

“All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.” – George Orwell

“I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.” – Mohandas Gandhi

“Before God we are all equally wise – and equally foolish.” – Albert Einstein

“Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you’re a man, you take it.” – Malcolm X

“The sole equality on earth is death.” – Philip James Bailey

“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.” – William Faulkner

“Unless man is committed to the belief that all mankind are his brothers, then he labors in vain and hypocritically in the vineyards of equality.”- Adam Clayton Powell Jr.

Psychology Quotes

– “A technical survey that systematize, digest, and appraise the mid century state of psychology.” – Stanley Smith Stevens

– “A vigorous five-mile walk will do more good for an unhappy but otherwise healthy adult than all the medicine and psychology in the world.” – Paul Dudley White

– “Academic sociologists have been trained to conceive of their discipline – sociology – as the scientific study of society, and to remit to the sister discipline of psychology the study of individuals.” – Richard Wall

– “Actually, I think my view is compatible with much of the work going on now in neuroscience and psychology, where people are studying the relationship of consciousness to neural and cognitive processes without really trying to reduce it to those processes.” – David Chalmers

– “After doing psychology for half a century, my passion for all of it is greater than ever.” – Philip Zimbardo

– “Any psychology of sign systems will be part of social psychology – that is to say, will be exclusively social; it will involve the same psychology as is applicable in the case of languages.” – Ferdinand de Saussure

– “Anyway, there is a lot of really interesting work going on in the neuroscience and psychology of consciousness, and I would love to see philosophers become more closely involved with this.” – David Chalmers

– “But I majored in Drama, modified with Psychology.” – Rachel Dratch

– “By the first week of shooting, you know exactly where your film is heading based on the psychology of your director.” – Jodie Foster

– “Child psychology and animal psychology are of relatively slight importance, as compared with the sciences which deal with the corresponding physiological problems of ontogeny and phylogeny.” – Wilhelm Wundt

– “Evolutionary psychology is one of four sciences that are bringing human nature back into the picture.” – Steven Pinker

– “For me it’s always about first impressions. I trust my instincts. I love to prepare if it’s something that requires training. But I don’t like to prepare the psychology too much. I enjoy the psychology of the character but I work better from a first impression.” – Billy Zane

– “History, sociology, economics, psychology et al. confirmed Joyce’s view of Everyman as victim.” – Robert Anton Wilson

– “Horror is beyond the reach of psychology.” – Theodor Adorno

– “I am an observer, I like to watch people. I am into psychology and people – how they act and such.” – Dane Cook

– “I can’t think of anyone who is up on evolutionary psychology and related areas who is deluded enough to be called a utopian.” – Keith Henson

– “I couldn’t sleep for two years, they tried to break my nerves. They used a lot of psychology to brainwash.” – Mordechai Vanunu

– “I have not thought too much about the psychology or life of the character Jonas in some time.” – Corin Nemec

– “I learned much more about acting from philosophy courses, psychology courses, history and anthropology than I ever learned in acting class.” – Tim Robbins

– “I loved making ‘Rising Sun’. I got into the psychology of why she liked to get strangled and tied up in plastic bags. It has to do with low self-worth.” – Tatjana Patitz