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25 Quotes - Justice

Updated on May 11, 2011

Justice System

  • Justice denied anywhere diminishes justice everywhere. -Martin Luther King
  • In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same. -Albert Einstein
  • Justice that love gives is a surrender, justice that law gives is a punishment. 
    - Mohandas Gandhi
  • The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.- Bible Proverbs (ch. IV, v. 18)
  • Liberty, equality - bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness. - Henri-Frederic-Amiel

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Our Justice Friends

  • Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man, you take it. - Malcom X
  • Any definition of a culture of peace must address the problem of achieving justice for communities and individuals who do not have the means to compete or cope without structured assistance and compassionate help.
    Mahnaz Afkhami
  • When will justice come? When those who are not injured are as indignant as those who are. -Tolstoy
  • Justice is truth in action - Benjamin Disraeli

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Justice Theory

  • Law logic -- an artificial system of reasoning, exclusively used in courts of justice, but good for nothing anywhere else. - John Quincy Adams
  • The first sign of corruption in a society that is still alive is that the end justifies the means. - George Bernanos
  • Justice is the constant and perpetual wish to render to every one his due. -Justinian I
  • Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth. It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and civilized nations together.- Daniel Webster

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The Justice System

  • Everything secret degenerates, even the administration of justice; nothing is safe that does not show how it can bear discussion and publicity.-Lord (John Emerich Edward Dalberg) Acton
  • When one has been threatened with a great injustice, one accepts a smaller as a favor - Jane Welsh Carlyle
  • Between friends there is no need of justice -Aristotle
  • Without justice, courage is weak.- Benjamin Franklin

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  • Reconciliation should be accompanied by justice, otherwise it will not last. While we all hope for peace it shouldn't be peace at any cost but peace based on principle, on justice.
  • Conscience is the chamber of justice - Origen

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Theory of Justice

  • I regard class differences as contrary to justice and, in the last resort, based on force. - Albert Einstein
  • People who love sausage and people who believe in justice should never watch either of them being made.- Otto Bismark

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Truth in Justice

  • Why should there not be a patient confidence in the ultimate justice of the people? Is there any better or equal hope in the world
  • I am unjust, but I can strive for justice. My life's unkind, but I can vote for kindness. I, the unloving, say life should be lovely. I, that am blind, cry out against my blindness.
    Vachel Lindsay

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Department of Justice

  • Justice consists of doing no one injury, decency in giving no one offense.
    Marcus T. Cicero
  • Charity is no substitute for justice withheld - Francis Bacon

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No Justice

  • Justice was born outside the home and a long way from it; and it has never been adopted there - Darrow Clarence
  • Justice is such a fine thing that we cannot pay too dearly for it. - Le Sage, Alain Renea

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  • Justice should not only be done, but should manifestly and undoubtedly be seen to be done. - Gordon Hewart

Now we come to the end of my 25 quotes about justice, I hope you have found this article educational and entertaining, I tried to select the best photographs to illustrate the different interpretations of the word.

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