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Quotations The Best Quotes About Justice  

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A list of the best justice quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous justice quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic justice quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational justice quotes from that same writer.

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Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. Martin Luther King, Jr.

91 41
Justice is truth in action. Benjamin Disraeli

51 19
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die. Martin Luther

39 17
The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just. Abraham Lincoln

40 18
Nothing is to be preferred before justice. Socrates

42 22
Law and justice are not always the same. When they aren't, destroying the law may be the first step toward changing it. Gloria Steinem

30 12
Time is the justice that examines all offenders. William Shakespeare

31 13
The right to be let alone is indeed the beginning of all freedom. William O. Douglas

29 15
A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient. Horace

32 21
The foundation of justice is good faith. Cicero

16 7
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom. Aristotle

30 21
Our judgments judge us, and nothing reveals us, exposes our weaknesses, more ingeniously than the attitude of pronouncing upon our fellows. Paul Valéry

19 11
The essence of justice is mercy. Edwin Hubbel Chapin

13 7
The sad duty of politics is to establish justice in a sinful world. Reinhold Niebuhr

19 14
The injustice done to an individual is sometimes of service to the public. Junius

14 9
"What we hold sacred is honor, justice, and glory. You need not swear allegiance to our storm god, to serve with us. Fighters are among us from many lands, with many gods and many beliefs. Believe as you will. What is between a man and his god is theirs alone to say." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

14 10
Justice consists of doing no one injury, decency in giving no one offense. Cicero

16 13
Next to religion, let your care be to promote justice. Francis Bacon

11 9
A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice. Walter Savage Landor

10 8
He who spares the bad injures the good. Publilius Syrus

14 13
Every offense is avenged on earth. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

10 9
Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to distinguish between the vicious and the unfortunate. Robert G. Ingersoll

13 13
Injustice is relatively easy to bear what stings is justice. H. L. Mencken

10 10
There is no such thing as justice in the abstract; it is merely a compact between men Epicurus

9 9
Go carefully, child of maat, where no mercy can be had, and let your faith lead you on." Janet Morris, Chris Morris