Rights Quotes

If some people got their rights they would complain of being deprived of their wrongs. Oliver Herford

Individual rights are the means of subordinating society to moral law. Ayn Rand

Only he who is uncompromising as to his rights maintains the sense of duty. Albert Camus

Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having. Mahatma Gandhi

When people begin to ignore human dignity, it will not be long before they begin to ignore human rights. G K Chesterton

In law, a man is guilty when he violates the rights of another. In ethics he is guilty if he only thinks of doing so. Immanuel Kant

The rights of one are as sacred as the rights of a million. Eugene Debs

If the abstract rights of man will bear discussion and explanation, those of women, by a parity of reasoning, will not shrink from the same test: though a different opinion prevails in this country. Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley