Gender Equality Quotes

If all men are born free, how is it that all women are born slaves?
Mary Astell

There is no female mind. The brain is not an organ of sex. As well speak of a female liver.
Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
Marilyn Monroe
Gender Equality Quotes
Gender Equality Quotes
To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.
Golda Meir

If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things.

More countries have understood that women's equality is a prerequisite for development.
Kofi Annan

A woman who thinks she is intelligent demands the same rights as man. An intelligent woman gives up.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

The emotional, sexual, and psychological stereotyping of females begins when the doctor says: It's a girl.
Shirley Chisholm

A feminist is anyone who recognizes the equality and full humanity of women and men.
Gloria Steinem

Women's rights is not only an abstraction, a cause; it is also a personal affair. It is not only about us; it is also about me and you. Just the two of us.
Toni Morrison

Do not call for black power or green power. Call for brain power.
Barbara Jordan

I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality.
Agnes Macphail

Equality is not a concept. It's not something we should be striving for. It's a necessity. Equality is like gravity. We need it to stand on this earth as men and women, and the misogyny that is in every culture is not a true part of the human condition. It is life out of balance, and that imbalance is sucking something out of the soul of every man and woman who's confronted with it. We need equality. Kinda now.
Joss Whedon

The extension of women's rights is the basic principle of all social progress.
Charles Fourier

Women are the only exploited group in history to have been idealized into powerlessness.
Erica Jong

The beauty myth is always actually prescribing behaviour and not appearance.
Naomi Wolf

I do not think, sir, you have any right to command me, merely because you are older than I, or because you have seen more of the world than I have; your claim to superiority depends on the use you have made of your time and experience.
Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

I don't want to be your other half. I believe that one and one make two.
Alanis Morissette

I do not wish them [women] to have power over men; but over themselves.
Mary Wollstonecraft

Women who love themselves are threatening; but men who love real women, more so.
Naomi Wolf

A state that does not educate and train women is like a man who only trains his right arm.
Jostein Gaarder

I hate to hear you talk about all women as if they were fine ladies instead of rational creatures. None of us want to be in calm waters all our lives.
Jane Austen