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A list of the best inequality quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous inequality quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic inequality quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational inequality quotes from that same writer.

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My grandma (rest her soul) used to say, There were but two families in the world, have-much and have-little. Miguel de Cervantes

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We accept and welcome... as conditions to which we must accommodate ourselves, great inequality of environment; the concentration of business, industrial and commercial, in the hands of a few; and the law of competition between these, as being not only beneficial, but essential for the future progress of the race. Andrew Carnegie

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The very existence of government at all, infers inequality. The citizen who is preferred to office becomes the superior to those who are not, so long as he is the repository of power, and the child inherits the wealth of the parent as a controlling law of society. James Fenimore Cooper

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So far is it from being true that men are naturally equal, that no two people can be half an hour together, but one shall acquire an evident superiority over the other. Samuel Johnson

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There is no good in living in a society where you are merely the equal of everybody else. The true pleasure of life is to live with your inferiors. William Makepeace Thackeray

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Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts, and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor. Benjamin Disraeli

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However energetically society in general may strive to make all the citizens equal and alike, the personal pride of each individual will always make him try to escape from the common level, and he will form some inequality somewhere to his own profit. Alexis de Tocqueville