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Justice Quotes

God is not on the side of any nation, yet we know He is on the side of justice. Our finest moments as a nation have come when we faithfully served the cause of justice for our own citizens, and for the people of other lands. George W. Bush, Klein, J. (2004). The perils of a righteous president. Time, May 17: 25.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. Martin Luther King
Everyone loves justice in the affairs of another. Italian Proverb
It was not their irritating assumption of equality that annoyed Nicholai so much as their cultural confusions. The Americans seemed to confuse standard of living with quality of life, equal opportunity with institutionalized mediocrity, bravery with courage, machismo with manhood, liberty with freedom, wordiness with articulation, fun with pleasure - in short, all of the misconceptions common to those who assume that justice implies equality for all, rather than equality for equals. Trevanian from the novel "Shibumi"
Justice delayed is justice denied. William Gladstone
The family is a court of justice which never shuts down for night or day. Malcolm De Chazal
The death-knell of the republic had rung as soon as the active power became lodged in the hands of those who sought, not to do justice to all citizens, rich and poor alike, but to stand for one special class and for its interests as opposed to the interests of others. Theodore Roosevelt, Labor Day speech at Syracuse, NY, Sept 7, 1903 ("Theodore Rex" - Edmund Morris)
It is a denial of justice not to stretch out a helping hand to the fallen that is the common right of humanity. Seneca
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.
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
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
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
The sword of justice has no scabbard. Antione De Riveral
Judging from the main portion of the history of the world, so far, justice is always in jeopardy. Walt Whitman
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
Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted the indifference of those who should have known better the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most that has made it possible for evil to triumph. Haile Selassie
It is the spirit and not the form of law that keeps justice alive. Earl Warren
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
Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice; moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue. Barry Goldwater
Fiat justitia et pereat mundus.Let justice be done, though the world perish. Ferdinand I
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