Creatures of the same species and rank, promiscuously born to all the same advantages of Nature, are also equal one among another, without subordination or subjection.
Gist of Idea
There is no subjection in nature, and all creatures of the same species are equal
John Locke (Second Treatise of Government , 004)
The birds in my garden don't behave as if that were true. Physical strength is surely a natural inequality.
Locke,John: 'Two Treatises of Government' [Everyman 1988], p.118