Quotations about politics — how we organize and relate in the public sphere.

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Equality and Equity Quotes

Quotations about equality and equity. Equality is about being equal in worth, rights, status, and opportunity. Sometimes equal treatment results in unfair and unequal outcomes, when people don't start on…

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Injustice Quotes

Injustice is about the violation of the rights of a person, or of right and fairness in general, especially when it causes harm or injury. Following are injustice quotations from…

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Justice Quotes

Justice is about rightness and fairness, and often also means impartial and fair enforcement of policies and laws. Lady Justice is often depicted as blind or blind-folded and holding a…

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Better World Quotes

What is that "better world" that idealists and activists envision? These quotations express the ideas of many who have pondered that question.

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Sexism Quotes

Sexism is any discrimination on the basis of sex, as with the long history of patriarchal dominance by men of women. Feminism seeks to end sexism. Find here some quotations…

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Change the World – Quotes

Quotations about changing the world, from activists and thinkers. What does it take to change the world? Why is it needed? Read some different takes on the topic.

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Leadership Quotes

Leading others has been a role in human groups since before history began. Is leadership learned or inborn? Is it best done by exercising power and force, or by cooperation…

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Dissent Quotes

To dissent is to express a different opinion, or to challenge established beliefs or norms. In democracy, dissent is protected, so that there can be a free exchange of ideas…

Patriotism Quotes

Patriotism is support of and devotion to one's country. For some, that means asserting one's country can do no wrong. For others, it means to work to make the country…

Prejudice Quotes

Prejudices, meaning prejudgments, are beliefs and attitudes that people have, often towards members of a particular group. Prejudices can be both positive and negative. Prejudices are usually unconscious and may…

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Social Change Quotes

Social change usually means working for full equality and rights of all people, and especially through changes in policies and systems. If you're looking for some inspiration, these quotations might…

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Liberation Quotes

Quotations about liberation: gaining freedom or release from something that was holding you back or restricting you. This could be oppression by an outside force, and it can be an…