Justice Quotes

A man without justice is a beast, and a man who would make himself a beast forgets the pain of being a man.
Timothy Leary
Patrick stewart - there can be no justice so long as rules are...

Frederick douglass - find out just what people will submit to, and you...
Never be indiferent to injustice.
Esnesto "Che" Guevara
It is the spirit and not the form of law that keeps justice alive.
Earl Warren
Justice is the truth in action.
Jeseph Joubert

George bancroft - beauty is but the sensible image of the infinite....
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhwre. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Yale is a crucible in American life for the accommodation of intellectual achievement, of wisdom, of refinement, with the democratic ideals of openness, of social justice and of equal opportunity.
Benno C. Schmidt, Jr.
In America, one gets as much justice as one can afford. 1966.
Charles Stanton
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Abraham Lincoln, speech in Washington D. C., 1865
Where is the justice of political power if it executes the murderer and jails the plunderer, and then itself marches upon neighboring lands, killing thousands and pillaging the very hills.
Kahlil Gibran
Segregation is the adultery of an illicit intercourse between injustice and immorality.
Martin Luther King Jr.
It is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.
Aristotle
A slave begins by demanding justice and ends by wanting to wear a crown.
Albert Camus
As Mankind becomes more liberal, they will be more apt to allow that all those who conduct themselves as worthy members of the community are equally entitled to the protections of civil government. I hope ever to see America among the foremost nations of justice and liberality.
George Washington
Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It is the product of Faith, Strength, Energy, Will, Sympathy, Justice, Imagination, and the triumph of principle. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism.
Dorothy Thompson
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Martin Luther King
Fraud is the ready minister of injustice.
Edmund Burke
All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in single words: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
Sir Winston Churchill
Man perfected by society is the best of all animals; he is the most terrible of all when he lives without law, and without justice.
Aristotle
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Baruch Spinoza
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.
Clarence Darrow
All of us who are concerned for peace and triumph of reason and justice must be keenly aware how small an influence reason and honest good will exert upon events in the political field.
Albert Einstein
In the halls of justice, the only justice is in the halls.
Lenny Bruce
Rigid justice is the greatest injustice.
Thomas Fulle
Anger is a very appropriate and necessary response to an injustice. But stand back now the truth, clearly spoken, is always your best weapon. Calmly spoken, it can burn a hole through the hardest heart.
Bill Chickering
The more laws, the less justice.
Cicero
Truth is the summit of being justice is the application of it to affairs.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To no one will we sell, to no one will we refuse or delay right or justice.
Magna Carta
Indeed, I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just: that his justice cannot sleep forever.
Thomas Jefferson, Notes on the State of Virginia - Denouncing the evils of slavery
Without justice courage is weak.
Benjamin Franklin
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
Edmund Burke
Maturity is the ability to do a job whether or not you are supervised, to carry money without spending it and to bear an injustice without wanting to get even.
Ann Landers
Justice requires that to lawfully constituted Authority there be given that respect and obedience which is its due; that the laws which are made shall be in wise conformity with the common good; and that, as a matter of conscience all men shall render obedience to these laws.
Pope Pius XI
Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.
Eleanor Roosevelt
An injustice anywhere is an injustice everywhere.
Samuel Johnson
Recompense injury with justice, and recompense kindness with kindness.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
The humorous man recognizes that absolute purity, absolute justice, absolute logic and perfection are beyond human achievement and that men have been able to live happily for thousands of years in a state of genial frailty.
Brooks Atkinson
In the part of this universe that we know there is great injustice, and often the good suffer, and often the wicked prosper, and one hardly knows which of those is the more annoying.
Bertrand Russell