My Page Theme

Justice Quotes

Those who really deserve praise are the people who, while human enough to enjoy power, nevertheless pay more attention to justice than they are compelled to do by their situation. Thucyclides
It is the spirit and not the form of law that keeps justice alive. Earl Warren
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
Whether we bring our enemies to justice, or justice to our enemies, justice will be done. George W. Bush
Truth is the summit of being justice is the application of it to affairs. Ralph Waldo Emerson
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else-I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations. Elizabeth II
Everyone loves justice in the affairs of another. Italian Proverb
There can be no justice so long as rules are absolute. Patrick Stewart
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
Military justice is to justice what military music is to music. Georges Clemenceau
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
In the halls of justice, the only justice is in the halls. Lenny Bruce
In America, one gets as much justice as one can afford. 1966 Charles Stanton
For most men the love of justice is only the fear of suffering injustice. La Rochefoucauld
Without absolutes revealed from without by God Himself, we are left rudderless in a sea of conflicting ideas about manners, justice and right and wrong, issuing from a multitude of self-opinionated thinkers. John Owen
It is a denial of justice not to stretch out a helping hand to the fallen that is the common right of humanity. Seneca
If we do not maintain Justice, Justice will not maintain us. Francis Bacon
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 Singer
I believe that justice is instinct and innate, the moral sense is as much a part of our constitution as the threat of feeling, seeing and hearing. Thomas Jefferson
Through me you pass into the city of woe: Through me you pass into eternal pain: Through me among the people lost for aye. Justice the founder of my fabric moved: To rear me was the task of power divine, Supremest wisdom, and primeval love. Before me things create were none, save things Eternal, and eternal I shall endure. All hope abandon, ye who enter here. Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy
( quotes are updated each month )