Quotes on Privilege

Ageing is a privilege not a predicament Martin Firrell

What a great privilege it is to be here Bonnie L. Oscarson

It's been a privilege to be here. Paul Newman

Savor every day you have the privilege to lead. Bill Hybels

Happiness is a privilege Jay Leno

Education is not a privilege, it is a right! William J Clinton

I privilege the music over the lyrics Duncan Sheik

It's a privilege and not a right to own a business. Marcus Lemonis

If you're just mired in privilege, there's nothing to learn; learning appears to be over. Fred D'Aguiar

What a privilege it is to be an American! Thomas Starr King

I would like to make it so that education was a right, and not a privilege. Daphne Koller

I think, as Ive gotten older I have realized what a huge privilege it is to even be in this business. I, more than ever, love what I do. Jeffrey Dean Morgan

We will stand up for what is right, for what is fair and what is just. Health care is a right and not a privilege. John Lewis

Initiative is the privilege of picking yourself. Seth Godin

The greatest privilege of childhood is to live totally in the present. Simon Sebag-Montefiore

Freedom is merely privilege extended, unless enjoyed by one and all. Billy Bragg

God has judged me all my life. But that is God's privilege, my lady. Not yours. Barbara Hambly

The overcoming power is God's; the overcoming privilege is ours! Jack W. Hayford

...as we rise from the organic and sink back ignominiously into the organic, it is a glory and a privilege to love what Death doesn't touch. Donna Tartt

And with privilege goes responsibility. John F Kennedy

Pressure is a privilege - it only comes to those who earn it. Billie Jean King

Peace is a costly privilege-to be fought for, attained and won. It comes only from a conquered mind. Paul Brunton

Indiscretion has always seemed to me to be one of the privileges of tact. Natalie Clifford Barney

Women haven't yet completely exchanged their privileges for their rights. Clemence Dane

Never live beneath your privileges. Wayne Dyer

Privilege is the greatest enemy of right. Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach

To sustain our leaders is a privilege. Ronald A. Rasband

She was his and he was hers. They had under-the-skin privileges. Nalini Singh

...the highest sign of friendship is that of giving another the privilege of sharing your inner thought. Paul Tournier

Privilege is a headache, that you don't know that you don't have. Ani Difranco

It's a great privilege to dream. Danielle LaPorte

Freedom is not constituted primarily of privileges but of responsibilities. Albert Camus

...you never possess a cat; you are allowed to be in a cat's life, which, of course, is a privilege. Beryl Reid

Leading the party is a privilege not a right. Harriet Harman

I get very homesick, but otherwise it's a great privilege to get to travel for work. Jesse Eisenberg

I want nothing to do with privilege. James Gandolfini

I had the honor and privilege of working with John Ritter. Will Friedle

A free public broadcast license is a privilege. Bart Gordon

I was brought up in a world of privilege. Benedict Cumberbatch

It's a great privilege to dream. Danielle LaPorte

We have inherited new difficulties because we have inherited more privileges. Abram L. Sachar

I had the privilege of having two sets of loving grandparents. Willard Scott

I never came into life with any favours or privileges. Ken Livingstone

Privilege is invisible to those who have it. Michael Kimmel

I think whites are carefully taught not to recognize white privilege, as males are taught not to recognize male privilege. Peggy McIntosh

It is the business of the very few to be independent; it is a privilege of the strong. Friedrich Nietzsche

I go for all sharing the privileges of the government who assist in bearing its burdens. Abraham Lincoln

If we neglect our privileges, the gods take them from us ... Constance Fenimore Woolson

If women envy men, we can now see that it's because of the privileges their anatomy confers and not the anatomy itself. Martha Roth

Politics is the business of getting power and privilege without possessing merit P. J. O'Rourke

I am not a product of privilege, I am a product of opportunity. Edward Heath

Privilege does not operate without silence. Junot Diaz

It is our privilege to know that we are saved. Dwight L Moody

Victimization has its privileges, and I want some. Mason Cooley

I enjoy my rights, but I revel in my privileges. Mason Cooley

Few are made for independence, it is the privilege of the strong. Friedrich Nietzsche

The old lose one of the greatest privileges of man, for they are no longer judged by their contemporaries. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

You might be smarter, your family might come from privilege, your daddy might own a company, but YOU WILL NOT OUT WORK ME! Eric Thomas

But it's customary to present a little proof before you take the privilege. Holly Golightly

Privilege, in any society, is the reward of duties performed. Russell Kirk

If you say you're going to trust your man, then trust your man. Do' revoke that privilege when he needs it most. Nicole Williams

I savor bitterness - it is born of experience. It is the privilege of one who has truly lived. Catherynne M Valente

I prize the privilege of being alone. Carl Rogers

Champions adjust and pressure is a privilege. Billie Jean King

The dubious privilege of a freelance writer is he's given the freedom to starve anywhere. S J Perelman

Privilege is when you think that something's not a problem because it's not a problem for you personally, David Gaider

Holiness is not a privilege of a few but a need for all. Mother Teresa

Misquotation is the pride and privilege of the learned. Hesketh Pearson

Coding is a privilege, but that privilege is not available to most Americans. Ali Partovi

Mitt doesn't like to talk about how he has helped others because he sees it as a privilege, not a political talking point. Ann Romney

It is not a torment to be an artist. It is a privilege. Louise Bourgeois

Leadership is not rank, privileges, title or money. It is responsibility. Peter Drucker

The more privilege you have, the more opportunity you have. The more opportunity you have, the more responsibility you have. Noam Chomsky

To be saints is not a privilege for a few, but a vocation for everyone. Pope Francis

The dubious privilege of a freelance writer is he's given the freedom to starve anywhere. S J Perelman

Privilege and complacency paralyze me with fear sometimes. Brandi Carlile

I'm a liberal, I was born a liberal, I'll be one till I die. What else should a reporter be when you see so much and when we have such great privilege and access to the truth? Helen Thomas

The Vedas are the greatest privilege of this century. J Robert Oppenheimer

It's a privilege to work with an artist that you really care for. Regina Spektor

My days tend to be packed, but I wouldn't have it any other way. I enjoy my work, and it is a privilege to do what I do. Brendan Rodgers



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