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Justice is the set and constant purpose which gives every man his due.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
More law, less justice.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
The fact that life evolved out of nearly nothing, some 10 billion years after the universe evolved out of literally nothing, is a fact so staggering that I would be mad to attempt words to do it justice.
Justice is truth in action.
A free economy and strong communities honor the dignity of every person, rewarding effort with justice, promoting upward mobility, and building solidarity among citizens.
Fairness is what justice really is.
Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my doing so.
When we ask for love, we don't ask others to be fair to us-but rather to care for us, to be considerate of us. There is a world of difference here between demanding justice... and begging or pleading for love.
Honest discussions - even and perhaps especially on topics about which we disagree - can help us resist hypocrisy and arrogance. They can also help us live up to the basic ideals, such as liberty and justice for all, on which our country was founded.
David E. Price
Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We are more angry at undeserved than at deserved good-fortune.
Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to distinguish between the vicious and the unfortunate.
Robert Green Ingersoll
God preordained, for his own glory and the display of His attributes of mercy and justice, a part of the human race, without any merit of their own, to eternal salvation, and another part, in just punishment of their sin, to eternal damnation.
What do I care about Jupiter? Justice is a human issue, and I do not need a god to teach it to me.
Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice.
This is a court of law, young man, not a court of justice.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.
A man must be willing to die for justice. Death is an inescapable reality and men die daily, but good deeds live forever.
Before anything else, we need a new age of Enlightenment. Our present political systems must relinquish their claims on truth, justice and freedom and have to replace them with the search for truth, justice, freedom and reason.
The place of justice is a hallowed place.
Justice while she winks at crimes, Stumbles on innocence sometimes.
The course of this conflict is not known, yet its outcome is certain. Freedom and fear, justice and cruelty, have always been at war, and we know that God is not neutral between them.
George W. Bush
The dead cannot cry out for justice. It is a duty of the living to do so for them.
Lois McMaster Bujold
Little else is requisite to carry a state to the highest degree of opulence from the lowest barbarism but peace, easy taxes, and a tolerable administration of justice: all the rest being brought about by the natural course of things.
Justice... is a kind of compact not to harm or be harmed.
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
Justice is an unassailable fortress, built on the brow of a mountain which cannot be overthrown by the violence of torrents, nor demolished by the force of armies.
Most people regard getting their way as a matter of simple justice.
If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: 'Thou shalt not ration justice.'
Therefore I feel that the aforementioned guiding principle must be modified to read: If you desire peace, cultivate justice, but at the same time cultivate the fields to produce more bread; otherwise there will be no peace.
Justice is never given; it is exacted and the struggle must be continuous for freedom is never a final fact, but a continuing evolving process to higher and higher levels of human, social, economic, political and religious relationship.
A. Philip Randolph
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