Best Diversity & Inclusion Quotes

[updated for October 2020] Diversity becomes a trendy topic in the last 10 years due to the popularity and awareness of diversity in the workplace. In this article, you will find:

  • What are the most popular Diversity and Inclusion quotes and who said them?

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Janina Kugel, Human Resources Board Member and Chief Diversity Officer at Siemens quote on diversity

Diversity strengthens our innovative capacity, unleashes the potential of Siemens’ employees and thereby directly contributes to our business success.

What is ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, Former Head of the Bahá’í Faith Diversity Quote

The diversity in the human family should be the cause of love and harmony, as it is in music where many different notes blend together in the making of a perfect chord.

What is Frank Borman, Retired NASA Astronaut‘s diversity quote?

When you’re finally up on the moon, looking back at the earth, all these differences and nationalistic traits are pretty well going to blend and you’re going to get a concept that maybe this is really one world and why the hell can’t we learn to live together like decent people?

what is Jonas Prising, Chairman and CEO of ManpowerGroup diversity quote?

We fundamentally believe that we will make better business decisions if we have diversity in thinking … and that requires equal gender participation.


What is Jesse Jackson, Politician and Civil Rights Activist‘s quote on diversity?

Inclusion is not a matter of political correctness. It is the key to growth.

What did Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook say about diversity?

We need to resist the tyranny of low expectations. We need to open our eyes to the inequality that remains. We won’t unlock the full potential of the workplace until we see how far from equality we really are.

What is Jimmy Carter’s diversity quote?

We have become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.

What is Azizah Al-Hibri‘s quote on diversity?

The minute we become an integrated whole, we look through the same eyes and we see a whole different world together.

What is Hillary Clinton‘s divesity quote?

What we have to do… is to find a way to celebrate our diversity and debate our differences without fracturing our communities.

What is Mark Twain‘s diversity quote?

It were not best that we should all think alike; it is the difference of opinion that makes horse races

what is Thomas Berry‘s diversity quote?

Diversity is the magic. It is the first manifestation, the first beginning of the differentiation of a thing and of simple identity. The greater the diversity, the greater the perfection.

What is Mikhail Gorbachev ‘s quote on diversity?

Peace is not unity in similarity but unity in diversity, in the comparison and conciliation of differences.

What did Felix Adler say about diversity?

People may be said to resemble not the bricks of which a house is built, but the pieces of a picture puzzle, each differing in shape, but matching the rest, and thus bringing out the picture.


What is Elbert Hubbard ‘s quote on diversity?

Religions are many and diverse, but reason and goodness are one

What did John F. Kennedy say about diversity?

The wave of the future is not the conquest of the world by a single dogmatic creed but the liberation of the diverse energies of free nations and free men.

What did Commander Spock, Star Trek say about diversity?

Infinite diversity in infinite combinations…
symbolizing the elements that create truth and beauty.

What is Donald Williams‘ quote on diversity?

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective.
The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

What is James T. Ellison quote on Diversity?

The real death of America will come when everyone is alike.

What did Brian Ka Chan (Chief Diversity Officer, Diversity Social) say about Diversity?

Diversity and Inclusion is a competitive advantage that a smart leader would not overlook.

What did Anne Wilson Schaef say about Diversity?

Differences challenge assumptions.

What did Anne Frank say about Diversity?

We all live with the objective of being happy;
our lives are all different and yet the same.

What did Maya Angelou say abou diversity?

It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.

What did Robert Kennedy say about diversity?

Ultimately, America’s answer to the intolerant man is diversity.

what did Martin Luther King, Jr. say about diversity?

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Max de Pree Quote on Diversity

We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.

What did Cesar Chavez say about diversity?

We need to help students and parents cherish and preserve the ethnic and cultural diversity that nourishes and strengthens this community—and this nation.

What did Catherine Pulsifer say about Diversity?

We are all different, which is great because we are all unique. Without diversity life would be very boring.

Jintao Hu, General Secretary of the Communist Party of China , quote on diversity

Diversity in the world is a basic characteristic of human society, and also the key condition for a lively and dynamic world as we see today.

Malcolm Forbes quote on diversity

Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.

Muslim Origin Quote on Diversity

A lot of different flowers make a bouquet.

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About the author

Susanne Ricee

Susanne Ricee is the Diversity and Inclusion Specialist and Researcher at Diversity for Social Impact. Sue brings over 15 years of HR and Diversity, Equity, Inclusion consultation experience.
Sue's previous experience includes Microsoft, Target, and Kraft. Sue is also the manager of Diversity Leadership Directory