Thomas Jefferson used this phrase in the Declaration of Independence.
Thomas Jefferson was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration states, "We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all Men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happinessâ€¦." also " Elizabeth Cady Stanton read a bold statement of purpose. Modelled on the Declaration of Independence, this Declaration of Sentiments stated, "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men and women are created equal."
He wrote just what he meant that " men" were created equal. This didn't mean slaves or women.
Atticus...(Scout and Jems dad)
Men. Women and slaves were not equal. Just men were equal.
It means God created ALL men equal
people who wrote the decleration of independence did. they belived that because all people were created equal in gods eyes no one was better than the other.
The declaration of independence says that all men are created equal.
when thomas Jefferson said "that all men are created equal" he meant that all mankind was created equal.
what groups were not included in "all men are created equal"
Thomas Jefferson, and Martin Luther King Jr. said that, "All men are created equal." :)
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety and Happiness.
When Jefferson says "all men are created equal", he refers to the fact that all people should be given equal rights and be treated fairly.
men have equal abilities
Yes it does because it says in the second paragraph of the Declaration of Independence that "all men are created equal."
He meant exactly what he said that all men (everyone) was treated farily.It's plain and simple.
The quotation uses the term "Man" to mean "Mankind" - or human beings. Yes, women and men are all created equal.
Since 98% of the population were farmers the statement had no effect.
"all men are created equal"
The President that first said all men are created equal was Thomas Jefferson. He was the third president of the United States.
Yes, it said something like and all men are created equal under the creator. Something close to that if not that exactly.
In the Declaration of Independence all men are created equal means that everyone has the same rights