Voices for Equality: Thought-Provoking Human Rights Quotes

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Are you looking for some human rights quotes? Stay motivated with the help of the below inspiring quotes about human rights.

Best Quotes About Human Rights

1. “The good we secure for ourselves is precarious and uncertain until it is secured for all of us and incorporated into our common life.” ― Jane Addams

2. “Our freedoms are vanishing. If you do not get active to take a stand now against all that is wrong while we still can, then maybe one of your children may elect to do so in the future, when it will be far more riskier — and much, much harder.” ― Suzy Kassem

3. “It is the purpose of government to see that not only the legitimate interests of the few are protected but that the welfare and rights of the many are conserved.” ― Franklin D. Roosevelt

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4. “A nuclear-weapons-free world is our commitment to the next generation. Our dream is to fulfill the dreams and rights of the innocent children of the future world.” ― Amit Ray

5. “The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.” ― John F. Kennedy

6. “Until justice rolls down like water and righteousness like a mighty stream.” ― Martin Luther King Jr.

7. “The fundamental human right, the presupposition of every other right, is the right to life itself. This is true of life from the moment of conception until its natural end. Abortion, consequently, cannot be a human right — it is the very opposite. It is a deep wound in society.” ― Pope Benedict XVI

8. “Right to peace stands on the pillars of freedom of expression, respect for human rights, cultural diversity and scientific cooperation. Right to peace transform culture of war to a culture of peace. It is also saving humanity from the dangers of dark democracy, which exploits innocent citizens by implementing wrong law, purchased press and digital surveillance.” ― Amit Ray

9. “Everyone has the right to freedom of opinion and expression; this right includes freedom to hold opinions without interference and to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.” ― United Nations

10. “I am in favor of animal rights as well as human rights. That is the way of a whole human being.” ― Abraham Lincoln

11. “Freedom means the supremacy of human rights everywhere. Our support goes to those who struggle to gain those rights and keep them. Our strength is our unity of purpose. To that high concept there can be no end save victory.” ― Franklin Delano Roosevelt

12. “The word “rights”, is something that governments need to provide you and protect you from but, the governments are the basic violators of all human rights.” ― Stefan Molyneux

13. “Women should have free access to every field of labor which they care to enter, and when their work is as valuable as that of a man it should be paid as highly.” ― Theodore Roosevelt

14. “All children should be taught to unconditionally accept, approve, admire, appreciate, forgive, trust, and ultimately, love their own person.” ― Asa Don Brown

15. “We are just two people. Not that much separates us. Not nearly as much as I’d thought.” ― Kathryn Stockett

16. “Human rights violations are not accidents; they are not random in distribution or effect. Rights violations are, rather, symptoms of deeper pathologies of power and are linked intimately to the social conditions that so often determine who will suffer abuse and who will be shielded from harm” ― Paul Farmer

17. “It doesn’t matter, whether it is an x, y or z country, every penny spends for nuclear weapons strengthen the hands of the evil force.” ― Amit Ray

18. “Freedom rings bells to wake us from the comfort of beautiful dreams and empower the efforts that turn them into reality.” ― Aberjhani

19. “We huddle tightly together as cowards, protecting the ranks of our false collective identity from “less-human” intruders, when the only obvious and sane truth is that we are all the same human beings.” ― Bryant McGill

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