Quotes on human rights

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Give to every human being every right that you claim for yourself.
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Robert Green Ingersoll Quotes

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Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a rational being are trenched on, die on the first inch of your territory.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes

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I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
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Bishop Desmond Tutu Quotes

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By a divine paradox, wherever there is one slave there are two. So in the wonderful reciprocities of being, we can never reach the higher levels until all our fellows ascend with us.
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Edwin Markham Quotes

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I hold it to be the inalienable right of anybody to go to hell in his own way.
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Robert Frost Quotes

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I believe in equality for everyone, except reporters and photographers.
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Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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I have always claimed Americans didn't want a drink as bad as they wanted the right to take a drink if they did happen to want one.
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Will Rogers Quotes

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Of equality - As if it harm'd me, giving others the same chances and rights as myself - As if it were not indispensable to my own rights that others possess the same.
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Walt Whitman Quotes

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No man is above the law and no man below it.
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Theodore Roosevelt Quotes

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Whenever I hear anyone arguing for slavery, I feel a strong impulse to see it tried on him personally.
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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