Justice Quotes

If we do not maintain Justice, Justice will not maintain us.
Francis Bacon
Martin luther king jr. - i submit that an individual who breaks a law that...

Sir winston churchill - all great things are simple, and many can be...
There will be no justice as long as man will stand with a knife or with a gun and destroy those who are weaker than he is.
Isaac Bashevis Singe
Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and co - Operation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.
Dwight D. Eisenhowe
Courage is of no value unless accompanied by justice yet if all men became just, there would be no need for courage.
Agesilaus the Second

Andrew jackson - justice marshall has made his decision. let him...
Without justice courage is weak.
Benjamin Franklin
There are men whom a happy disposition, a strong desire of glory and esteem, inspire with the same love for justice and virtue which men in general have for riches and honors.... But the number of these men is so small that I only mention them in honor of humanity.
Claude Adrien Helvetius
The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice.
Benjamin Franklin
Men feel that cruelty to the poor is a kind of cruelty to animals. They never feel that it is an injustice to equals nay it is treachery to comrades.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Everybody loves to see justice done on somebody else.
Bruce Cockburn
Liberty, equality - Bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness.
Henri - Fr? d? ric Amiel
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
There is no crueler tyranny than that which is perpetrated under the shield of law and in the name of justice.
Montesquieu, 1742
It violates right order whenever capital so employees the working or wage - Earning classes as to divert business and economic activity entirely to its own arbitrary will and advantage without, the social character of economic life, social justice, and the common good.
Pope Pius XI
Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them; and these will continue until they are resisted with either words or blows, or both. The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppress.
Frederick Douglass
Civilization is built on a number of ultimate principles... respect for human life, the punishment of crimes against property and persons, the equality of all good citizens before the law... or, in a word justice.
Max Nordau
In no sense do I advocate evading or defying the law... That would lead to anarchy. An individual who breaks a law that his conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for law.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Courage is of no value unless accompanied by justice; yet if all men became just, there would be no need for courage.
Agesilaus the Second
True patriotism hates injustice in its own land more than anywhere else.
Clarence Darrow
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
Next in importance to freedom and justice is popular education, without which neither freedom nor justice can be permanently maintained.
James A. Garfield, July 12, 1880
We can become anything. That is why injustice is impossible here. There may be the accident of birth, there is no accident of death. Nothing forces us to remain what we were.
John Berge
Justice delayed is justice denied.
William Gladstone
Acts of injustice done Between the setting and the rising sun In history lie like bones, each one.
W. H. Auden
Everyone loves justice in the affairs of another.
Italian Prove
The sword of justice has no scabbard.
Antione De Riveral
Having supplied them with names, omnipotence, justice, knowledge, Providence, - what are they?
Author Unknown
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
Comedy is allied to justice.
Aristophenes
Justice is the constant and perpetual will to allot to every man his due.
Domitus Ulpian
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice; moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
Barry Goldwate
If it were not for injustice, men would not know justice.
Heraclitus
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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
Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.
Daniel Defoe
Sir, I say that justice is truth in action.
Benjamin Disraeli
It is a denial of justice not to stretch out a helping hand to the fallen that is the common right of humanity.
Seneca