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I want to be a figure for prison reform. I think that the criminal justice system is rotten.
Henry Louis Gates
I'm a very individualistic person. That is why I don't belong to any political party or anything. I really believe in justice and freedom.
Society needs both justice and compassion, a head and a heart, if it is to be civilised.
We must always refill and ensure there is a critical mass of leaders and activists committed to nonviolence and racial and economic justice who will keep seeding and building transforming movements.
Marian Wright Edelman
I'm a Christian. I want the world of justice and equality. This is the only way to achieve peace.
To equate a corporation with a person is a travesty of justice.
Madeleine M. Kunin
We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.
I think the Justice Department needs to be the final protector of the people of the United States of America.
Sheila Jackson Lee
In order to establish peace, you must have fair justice for everyone.
We have fought for social justice. We have fought for economic justice. We have fought for environmental justice. We have fought for criminal justice. Now we must add a new fight - the fight for electoral justice.
Sometimes justice is at its most merciful when it's blind.
Well, I believe that when you are confirming a United States Supreme Court Justice, that it really isn't Democratic or Republican; it's American.
Christians should emphatically be campaigning for justice for the poor - but the Church is not a campaign.
I hope to be remembered for writing books about social justice that also have enough aesthetic value to endure as works of literature.
Whoever is content with the world, and who profits from its lack of justice, does not want to change it.
Socialism is about claims of justice, and it is also about money: about wealth, income, physical and financial capital. It is an ideology based on allocating economic resources. It may try to achieve that goal by nationalizing assets, by command-and-control regulation, or by taxation and redistribution.
The Christian - the biblical - concept of mercy toward wrongdoers only exists in relation to justice. Showing mercy, in relation to wrongdoing, means treating someone better than they deserve.
The atomic weapons race and the secrecy surrounding it crushed American democracy. It induced us to conduct government according to lies. It distorted justice. It undermined American morality.
Professionalism in law has brought us the O.J. Simpson case in lieu of justice.
On March 12, 2004, acting attorney general James B. Comey and the Justice Department's top leadership reached the brink of resignation over electronic surveillance orders that they believed to be illegal.
I conclude that it is a fundamental mistake to think that salvation, justice, or virtue come through merely human institutions.
What I see everywhere in the world are ordinary people willing to confront despair, power, and incalculable odds in order to restore some semblance of grace, justice, and beauty to this world.
A bumper of good liquor will end a contest quicker than justice, judge, or vicar.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
The Bible calls us to love our neighbors, and to do justice and love kindness, not to indiscriminately kill one another.
Were there peace and justice in the Middle East, the Arabs would no more need their tinhorn dictators than they would their corpulent princes.
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