Category and classes have dominated our social systems for ages together. Here are some famous class quotes and other quotations and sayings that 'll help you understand these even better.

Class Quotes

Class is a division created by our society in terms of money and power. And depending upon it, there are many categories and classes in the society. A new form categorization also includes past performances and details like criminal records, employment records etc and this is used by companies for doing background checks for potential employees. But the most prominent class division arises out of distribution of wealth. It is a product of different economic policies. But be it capitalism or ‘all are equal’ preaching communism, none of the existing policies have been able to remove class system in its entirety. Read these class quotes to know more about it.

Evolution is what it is. The upper classes have always died out; it's one of the most charming things about them.

- Germaine Greer

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.

- Maya Angelou

I realize that I'm black, but I like to be viewed as a person, and this is everybody's wish.

- Michael Jordan

My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.

- Indira Gandhi

That the Jews assumed a right exclusively to the benefits of God will be a lasting witness against them and the same will it be against Christians.

- William Blake

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

- Napolean Hill

Perfection of means and confusion of goals seem - in my opinion - to characterize our age.

- Albert Einstein

My family got all over me because they said Bush is only for the rich people. Then I reminded them, 'Hey, I'm rich.

- Charles Barkley

We don't need refs, but I guess white guys need something to do.

- Charles Barkley

I am for violence if non-violence means we continue postponing a solution to the American black man's problem just to avoid violence.

- Malcolm X

I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.

- Malcolm X

I think every group of black guys should have at least one white guy in it.

- Dave Chappelle

What white woman, however lonely, was ever captive or insulted by me? Yet they say I am a bad Indian.

- Sitting Bull

No matter the nationality, no matter the religion, no matter the ethnic background, America brings out the best in people.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Being Irish, he had an abiding sense of tragedy, which sustained him through temporary periods of joy.

- William Butler Yeats

To like an individual because he's black is just as insulting as to dislike him because he isn't white.

- E. E. Cummings

Writers and politicians are natural rivals. Both groups try to make the world in their own images; they fight for the same territory.

- Salman Rushdie

I never doubted that equal rights was the right direction. Most reforms, most problems are complicated. But to me there is nothing complicated about ordinary equality.

- Alice Paul

Virtue can only flourish among equals.

- Mary Wollstonecraft

Learn to think continentally.

- Alexander Hamilton

We are Englishmen; that is one good fact.

- Oliver Cromwell

I honestly don't class myself as a songwriter. I've got 'musician' written on my passport. That's even funnier.

- Robert Smith

Classes struggle, some classes triumph, others are eliminated. Such is history; such is the history of civilization for thousands of years.

- Mao Zedong

We are all murderers and prostitutes - no matter to what culture, society, class, nation one belongs, no matter how normal, moral, or mature, one takes oneself

- R. D. Laing

The incognito of lower class employment is an effective cloak for any dagger one might wish to hide.

- Margaret Cho

Chemistry is a class you take in high school or college, where you figure out two plus two is 10, or something.

- Dennis Rodman

Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility

- Peter Drucker

As the class struggle sharpens in the U.S. Marxism will come into its own as a great popular study.

- C. L. R. James

I was always the guy getting kicked out of my classes at school for having an attitude problem.

- Chevy Chase

It is impossible for one class to appreciate the wrongs of another.

- Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Basically, particularly in Britain, it's a hegemonic thing that people who write tend to come from the leisure classes. They can afford the time and the books.

- Irvine Welsh

I recommend the same therapies for all humans with HIV. There is no reason to believe that physiologic responses to therapy will vary across lines of class, culture, race or nationality.

- Paul Farmer

This class has done everything for us, they've made us more competitive. This has been the best class we've had in terms of work ethic and being role models.

- John Marshall

Some kids, for some reason, it just doesn't click in the classroom as they need it to. We have college coaches talk to them, former high school athletes, motivational speakers, teachers, principals.

- John Williams

Coming out involves varying degrees of difficulty that are affected by class, race, religion, and geography.

- Lance Loud

The burnt odor in Washington is from the disintegrating authority of the governing classes.

- William Greider

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