Justice

"One of the tests of the civilization of people is the treatment of its criminals."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"When there are too many policemen, there can be no liberty. When there are too many soldiers, there can be no peace. When there are too many lawyers, there can be no justice."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Do not wait for the Last Judgment. It takes place every day."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The most disadvantageous peace is better than the most just war."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Let us have faith that right makes might, and in that faith, let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The whole duty of man consists in being reasonable and just."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Only he who has measured the dominion of force, and knows how not to respect it, is capable of love and justice."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The hope of a secure and livable world lies with disciplined nonconformists who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Family life is too intimate to be preserved by the spirit of justice. It can be sustained by a spirit of love which goes beyond justice."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Justice does not come from the outside. It comes from inner peace."


Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A compromise is an agreement whereby both parties get what neither of them wanted."


Rating: 7.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"There is no true justice. There is only relevant Ministry."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Equality may perhaps be a right, but it will never be a reality."


Rating: 10.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"How easy it is to judge rightly after one sees what evil comes from judging wrongly!"

Elizabeth Gaskell
Elizabeth Gaskell "Wives and Daughters"

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"An unjust law is itself a species of violence."

Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi "Non-Violence in Peace and War"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"For good, return good. For evil, return justice."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"There is enough in the world for everyone's need, but not enough for everyone's greed."

Frank Buchman
Frank Buchman "Remaking the World"

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Injustice is relatively easy to bear; what stings is justice."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Truth never damages a cause that is just."

Mahatma Gandhi
Mahatma Gandhi "Non-Violence in Peace and War"

Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The difference between outlaws and inlaws is outlaws are wanted."


Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The lessons taught in great books are misleading. The commerce in life is rarely so simple and never so just."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"He who seeks revenge should remember to dig two graves."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest."


Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Genuine tragedies in the world are not conflicts between right and wrong, they are conflicts between two rights."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is only wise."


Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Society is composed of two great classes - those who have more dinners than appetite, and those who have more appetite than dinners."

Chamfort
Chamfort "Maxims and Considerations"

Rating: 3.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The law isn't justice. It's a very imperfect mechanism. If you press exactly the right buttons and are also lucky, justice may show up in the answer. A mechanism is all the law was ever intended to be."

Raymond Chandler
Raymond Chandler "The Long Goodbye"

Rating: 3.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Some people are born hammers, others anvils."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"It is better for you to suffer an injustice than for the world to be without law."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Justice is rather the activity of truth, than a virtue in itself. Truth tells us what is due to others, and justice renders that due. Injustice is acting a lie."

Horace Walpole
Horace Walpole "Horace Walpole's Miscellany 1786-1795"

Rating: 7.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"People are, if anything, more touchy about being thought silly than they are about being thought unjust."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"In this world a man must either be anvil or hammer."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Let justice be done, though the world perish."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Justice is what is established; and thus all our established laws will necessarily be regarded as just without examination, since they are established."

Blaise Pascal
Blaise Pascal "Pensées"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Justice begins with the recognition of the necessity of sharing."

Elias Canetti
Elias Canetti "Crowds and Power"

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"If we do not maintain Justice, Justice will not maintain us."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Death is a harbor of peace for the just, but is believed a shipwreck for the wicked."

St. Ambrose
St. Ambrose "De bono mortis"

Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door."

Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens "Martin Chuzzlewit"

Rating: 7.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Justice is simply the advantage of the stronger."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Nobody outside of a baby carriage or a judge's chamber believes in an unprejudiced point of view. "


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The anvil of justice is planted firm, and fate who makes the sword does the forging in advance."

Aeschylus
Aeschylus "The Libation Bearers"

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Justice turns the scale, bringing to some learning through suffering."

Aeschylus
Aeschylus "Agamemnon"

Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others."

George Orwell
George Orwell "Animal Farm"

Rating: 4.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation, every possession, a duty."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)