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Short quotes on gender equality

Short quotes on gender equality. Equality is one of the many things that every one of us wants in our life. We all want to be treated equally in our respective lives and in our respective domains. And apart from all, gender equality is one of the most important and headlined problems that many people face. Women are the first to be listed on its list. We often come across girls and ladies facing the problem of gender inequality in their day-to-day lives. Girls are often seen getting less facilitated than boys and it's the same with the women. To know more about it, go through the following short quotes on gender equality and find a solution to it. 

Short quotes on gender equality

1. “How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!” — Maya Angelou

2. “It is time that we all see gender as a spectrum instead of two sets of opposing ideals.” — Emma Watson

3. “Achieving gender equality requires the engagement of women and men, girls and boys. It is everyone’s responsibility.”  Ban Ki-moon

4. “Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.”  Kofi Annan

5. “A gender-equal society would be one where the word ‘gender’ does not exist: where everyone can be themselves.”  Gloria Steinem

6. “Freedom cannot be achieved unless women have been emancipated from all kinds of oppression.”  Nelson Mandela

Short quotes on gender equality

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

8. “If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things.”  Plato, The Republic

9. “A world full of empowered women isn’t one where men are marginalized. It’s a world where everyone thrives.”  Purnima Mane

10. “No country can every truly flourish if it stifles the potential of its women and deprives itself of the contribution of half its citizens." ― Michelle Obama

11. “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

12. “Equality is not just the right thing to do. It’s smart economics. How can an economy achieve full potential if it ignores, sidelines, or fails to invest in half its population?” ― Robert Zoellick

13. “I raise my voice not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard. We cannot succeed when half of us are held back." ― Malala Yousafzai

Short quotes on gender equality

14. "Men of quality respect women’s equality."   Jeremiah Say

15. "Equal pay isn’t just a women’s issue; when women get equal pay, their family incomes rise and the whole family benefits." — Mike Honda

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

17. "When women do better, economies do better." — Christine Lagarde

18. "Marriage equality is about more than just marriage. It’s about something greater. It’s about acceptance." — Charlize Theron

19. "I am not free while any woman is unfree, even when her shackles are very different from my own." — Audre Lorde

20. “Gender equality is the goal that will help abolish poverty that will create more equal economies, fairer societies and happier men, women and children.” — Gra├ža Machel

21. “We are the generation of change. We have the power and a new viewpoint and we’re going to change the world – watch us.” — Sally Armstrong

Short quotes on gender equality

22. "When women leaders like me do not feel the inequaltiy, we tend to forget that something is not working."  Ida Auken

23. “Equality is not a concept. It’s not something we should be striving for. It’s a necessity. Equality is like gravity. We need 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.” — Joss Whedon

24. “Women are responsible for two-thirds of the work done worldwide, yet earn only 10 percent of the total income and own 1 percent of the property. So, are we equals? Until the answer is yes, we must never stop asking.” — Daniel Craig

25.  “Some things just cannot wait. Men must stand up now for women’s equality.” — Rick Goings

26.  “Girls are weighed down by restrictions, boys with demands - two equally harmful disciplines.” ― Simone de Beauvoir

27. “I have never separated the struggle of men and women in our society, for one cannot be free without the other.” ― Louis Yako

28. “You don't have the right to be called a man, if you not have respect for a woman.” ― Avijeet Das

29. “What is imperative for men is to become allies of women in their fight for equality!” ― Avijeet Das