Political Correctness Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old political correctness quotes, political correctness sayings, and political correctness proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Political correctness has changed everything. People forget that political correctness used to be called spastic gay talk.     

Frankie Boyle

When people talk about political correctness, the only element of any value is good manners.     

Paul Johnson

Political correctness is a label the privileged often use to distract from their privilege and hate.     

DaShanne Stokes

Political correctness is as exploitable as any other progressive ideal, but its aim is to stifle the incessant noise of those who flap their careless lips without a thought about those they might offend and why that might be important.     

Marcus Brigstocke

Political correctness is the the inability to state certain truths because they may offend certain people.     

Dennis Prager

Political correctness is euphemism for fear to speak truth to authority.     

Bangambiki Habyarimana

Political correctness represents the fossilized institutionalization of once-vital revolutionary ideas, which have become mere rote formulas. It is repressively Stalinist, dependent on a labyrinthine, parasitic bureaucracy to enforce its empty dictates.     

Camille Paglia

Political correctness does not legislate tolerance; it only organizes hatred.     

Jacques Barzun

Political correctness sometimes does great work when it helps equalize the playing field when it comes to language, but it does a great disservice when it tries to silence a person of color.     

Margaret Cho

The cornerstone of the political correctness that dominates campus culture is radical feminism.     

Phyllis Schlafly

Political correctness is tyranny with manners.     

Charlton Heston

Political correctness is the natural continuum from the party line. What we are seeing once again is a self-appointed group of vigilantes imposing their views on others. It is a heritage of communism, but they don't seem to see this.     

Doris Lessing

Political correctness is a war on noticing.     

Steve Sailer

To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.     


Transcend political correctness and strive for human righteousness.     

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Political correctness the rigging of politics using different rules for different groups, and buttressed by the media ensures that Democrats always have the upper hand.     

Andrew Breitbart

In this era of political correctness, some people seem unaware that being squeamish about words can mean being blind to realities.     

Thomas Sowell