70 Favoritism Quotes About Family, Love And Workplace

Looking for quotes about favoritism? We have rounded up the best collection of favoritism quotes, sayings, captions, status, (with images and pictures) that you might relate to at some point in life.

Favoritism means giving an unfair advantage or preference to a person. This happens a lot at work, in relationships and family too. We tend to favor people who are closer to us, and have a prejudiced mindset.

Favoritism takes away the due from the worthy. The person who deserves a particular position/promotion at work or advantage doesn’t get it when you favor another person due to reasons. Being fair and just in giving people their due will encourage people to work hard and put their efforts in honest way.

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Favoritism Quotes

  1. “Favoritism. It sucks.”                                                                                                                                   
    Favoritism Quotes
    Favoritism Quotes

  2. “God does not show favoritism.” Bible Verse (Romans 2:11)                                                                     
    Favoritism Quotes Pictures
    Favoritism Quotes Pictures

  3. “I don’t buy trust nor favoritism.”                                                                                                   
    Favoritism Quotes Images
    Favoritism Quotes Images

  4. “The Gods play no favorites.” – Charles Bukowski

  5. “The sun and moon shine on all without partiality.” – Confucius

  6. “Favoritism is proof that the very best isn’t appreciated.” – Joe Cervantes

  7. “There are many thoughts that make me happy, but You are my favorite.”

  8. “A person who feels appreciated will always do more than what is expected.”

  9. “FAVORITISM: The only ones that say it doesn’t exist are the ones getting it.”                                                                                                                                                               
    Family Favoritism Quotes
    Family Favoritism Quotes

  10. “I seem to have a knack for picking movies that go on to be cult favorites.” – Kurt Russell

  11. “Any day spent with you is my favorite day. So today is my new favorite day.” – A. A. Milne

  12. “For me to get an award from the press, I know there’s been no favoritism.” – Bobby Knight

  13. “Favoritism is the sin society. You show bias for one, pulling down efforts of many.” – Chitra                                                                                                                                           
    quotes against favoritism
    quotes against favoritism

  14. “Privileged groups work for greater power consolidation through favoritism.” – Bryant McGill

  15. “To show partiality is not good — yet a man will do wrong for a piece of bread.” – Proverbs 28:21

  16. “It is horrifyingly obvious now that getting more attention isn’t necessarily favoritism.” – N.K. Jemisin

  17. “There is no favouritism with God. He accepts people from all nations who fear him.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

  18. “I don’t want to be your favorite or your best. I want to be your only and forget the rest.” – Chinier Bennett

  19. “Playing favorites is always a bad thing; you can do great harm in seemingly harmless ways.” – Proverbs 28:21                                                                                               
    Favoritism Quotes For Friends
    Favoritism Quotes For Friends

  20. “Anything that suggests the possibility of favoritism really begins to work against the public confidence.” – Burt Greenwald

  21. “Favoritism:Funny how so many people say it isn’t fair, but yet most of them are the 1st to display it and the 1st to deny it….”

  22. “When favoritism speaks and works more than the skills or talent. This happens everywhere. Yes, just everywhere.” – Priyalaxmi’s Musings

  23. “In many fields of the administration of interventionist measures, favoritism simply cannot be avoided.” – Ludwig von Mises

  24. “In the world full of partiality, don’t hesitate, just grab the opportunity. Because no one will serve you the full dish, like your Mom.”

  25. “Fate is never too generous even to its favorites. Rarely do the gods grant a mortal more than one immortal deed.” – Stefan Zweig

  26. “If we treated everyone we meet with the same affection we bestow upon our favorite cat, they, too, would purr.” – Martin Delany

  27. “I am a great foe of favoritism in public life, in private life, and even in the delicate relationship of an author to his works.” – Joseph Conrad

  28. “And since “God shows personal favoritism to no man” (Galatians 2:6), nothing and no one can block my destiny.”- Deborah Smith Pegues

  29. “If parasitism, favoritism, corruption, and greed for the unearned did not exist, a mixed economy would bring them into existence.” – Ayn Rand

  30. “Always remember others may hate you but those who hate you don’t win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.” – Richard Nixon

  31. “Don’t play favorites in your family, it destroys the core value of what family is all about. That’s why I love the fact in God’s Family we are all equal.”                                                                                                                                                                         
    grandparents showing favoritism quotes
    grandparents showing favoritism quotes

  32. “Everyone has their favorite criminals. Mine are pimps. We can all rob a bank; we can all sell drugs. Being a pimp is a whole other thing.” – Chris Rock

  33. “Favoritism manifests itself in all departments of government, public and private. It is harder to avoid, because it is so natural.” – Thomas Chandler Haliburton

  34. “I’d love to have the kind of friend who would visit me before visiting a man. Otherwise I know where I’m ranked, which is below him.” – Donna Lynn Hope

  35. “Favoritism creates bitterness and hatred. Never try to be the favorite sibling of your parents but rather make your siblings proud of your parents.” – Amoako Theophilus

  36. “It has to do with favoritism, of promotion, and transfers. If you are not a supporter of the chief, you’re an outcast. If you are a supporter of the chief, you’re in.” – Tenari Ma’afala

  37. “Savages cling to a local god of one tribe or town. The broad ethics of Jesus were quickly narrowed to village theologies, which preach an election or favoritism.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  38. “Some of the old refs have favoritism toward some of the fighters that are currently fighting. There should be a changing of the guard with the refs, the same way there are with fighters.” – Roberto Duran

  39. “Favoritism’ is always a factor, and pressure always builds for the appointment of friends of influential supporters of the President, or for the nominees of powerful Members of Congress from the incoming President’s party.” – Richard Allen

  40. “Let a woman’s claim be as broad in the concrete as the abstract. We take our stand on the solidarity of humanity, the oneness of life, and the unnaturalness and injustice of all special favoritism, whether of sex, race, country, or condition. If one link of the chain is broken, the chain is broken.” – Anna Julia Cooper

Favoritism Hurts Quotes

Preferential treatment in school by teachers, or at workplace by your boss is hurting. It takes away your due credit and hard work. An advantage should be given to the worthy and not based on biasedness and nepostism.

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These quotes on favoritism will be relatable to a lot of you who have been subject to this injustice behavior.

  1. “Playing favorites is one of the most damaging problems in any group of people.” – Robert Whipple

  2. “Leaders who practice favoritism in the workplace have no chance to build a culture of trust.” – Robert Whipple

  3. “If I treat everyone the same way, I am for sure being biased because each individual is unique.” – Robert Whipple

  4. “Some people would regard people who look like they do as ugly if they did not look like them.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana

  5. “In many fields of the administration of interventionist measures, favoritism simply cannot be avoided.” – Ludwig von Mises

  6. “Indeed, bribery, favoritism, and corruption in a great variety of forms were rampant not only in politics but in all levels of society.”

  7. “Believers if opting to practice Favoritism will fail miserably to build a relationship of Mutual Trust & True Respect for themselves.” – Santosh Thankachan

  8. “Secondly, as a result of this political favoritism, the FDA has become a primary factor in that formula whereby cartel-oriented companies in the food and drug industry are able to use the police powers of government to harass or destroy their free-market competitors.” – G. Edward Griffin

  9. “All experience teaches that, whenever there is a great national establishment, employing large numbers of officials, the public must be reconciled to support many incompetent men; for such is the favoritism and nepotism always prevailing in the purlieus of these establishments, that some incompetent persons are always admitted, to the exclusion of many of the worthy.” – Herman Melville

  10. “Karma is the universal law of cause and effect. You reap what you sow. You get what you earn… If you give love, you get love. Revenge returns itself upon the avenger. What goes around comes around… Karma is justice. It does not reward or punish. It shows no favoritism because we have to earn all that we receive. Karma doesn’t predestine anyone or anything. We create our own causes, and karma adjusts the effects with perfect balance.” – Mary T Browne

Favoritism At Work Quotes

When team leaders give preferential treatment to some employees over others, then this starts breeding resentment among those employees who feel like being victims of favoritism in the workplace.

These encouraging quotes will help you maintain equality in workplace, office, and give fair and equal treatment to all.

  1. “Fortune converts everything to the advantage of her favorites.” – François De La Rochefoucauld

  2. “Just as modern mass production requires the standardization of commodities, so the social process requires standardization of man, and this standardization is called equality.” – Erich Fromm

  3. “Some of the old refs have favoritism toward some of the fighters that are currently fighting. There should be a changing of the guard with the refs, the same way there are with fighters.” – Roberto Duran

  4. “What you sow, you reap. It’s a law of nature. Network Marketing is perfectly aligned with that. You get truly, EXACTLY what you’re worth! No nepotism, no favoritism. That’s rare today.” – Bob Proctor

  5. “We have the incredible privilege of serving in the highest offices in the state. We must prove ourselves worthy of our fellow citizens’ faith. We must be trusted to always place the public’s good above our own and to always choose fairness over favoritism.” – Jodi Rell

  6. “Protectionism, socialism, all varieties of state favoritism and restrictions on competition, and the growth of bureaucracy and jobbery were the means by which special interests sought to exploit the public, the great mass of consumers and taxpayers.” – Ralph Raico

  7. “In order to not show blatant favoritism, I must take into consideration individual needs and do my best to treat everyone the right way. This means NOT treating everyone the same way. But then, won’t I appear to be playing favorites to some outside observers.” – Robert Whipple

  8. “We don’t want insurance companies becoming monopolies looking for favoritism in a cronyistic way in Washington. We want health insurers, hospitals, doctors, all providers of health care benefits competing against each other for our business as consumers.” – Paul Ryan

  9. “It looks perverted and wasteful to us, but then one thing that empires are not about is the efficient use of resources and the spread of happiness; both are typically accomplished despite the economic short-circuiting – corruption and favoritism, mostly- endemic to the system.” – Iain Banks

  10. “My hope is that digital technology will level things out more and that it will eventually eliminate favoritism. But technology cannot do it alone. The audience has to become more discriminating as well and not buy into every big tentpole movie because they have been brainwashed into thinking that’s the movie to see.” – Lexi Alexander

Family Favoritism Quotes

  1. “Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.”

  2. “Fate has her golden sons and her basards.” – Jennifer Mardoll

  3. “If you ask who is my favorite child – my son or my daughter – then I would say it is my dog.”

  4. “No drug or amount of money or favoritism can ever give you belief in yourself.” – Ronda Rousey

  5. “It is horrifyingly obvious now that getting more attention isn’t necessarily favoritism.” – N.K Jemisin

  6. “It’s not politically correct to say that you love one child more than you love your others.” – Jodi Picoult

  7. “I don’t want to be your favorite or your best. I want to be your only and forget the rest.” – Chenier Bennett

  8. “If children feel there is some favoritism going on in the family, it can potentially create some real problems.” – Dr. Pamela Schuetze

  9. “You see kids where each of them believe they are their parents favorites. And that means that the parents have done a pretty good job.”

  10. “When something upends the equilibrium–when one child needs you more than the others–that imbalance becomes a black hole.” – Jodi Picoult

  11. “When it comes to parents playing favorites with children it terms of their pride – it is mostly related to educational achievements of the child.”

  12. “It doesn’t necessarily mean that parents should treat each kid exactly equally because it’s unlikely the kids need the same thing.” – Dr. Darci Cramer

  13. “How can you tell you are playing favorites? Your child will speak up if they are feeling left out and it’s important to not ignore what they have to say.”

  14. “Parents are humans, and we often have children that we can relate to better – maybe have personality that’s more like ours – or interests that are more similar to ours.” – Dr. Pamela Schuetze

  15. “Sibling rivalry is just one result of playing favorites by parents. While some experts believe growing up with a little competition isn’t a bad thing, too much could create a wedge between siblings that could last a lifetime.”


Hope these quotes on favoring a friend, family, or loved one will inspire you to treat everyone equally irrespective of their race, caste, prejudice and more. Appreciating everyone’s efforts equally will always send a positive message.

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