We cannot seek or attain health, wealth, learning, justice or kindness in general. Action is always specific, concrete, individualized, unique.
It is the spirit and not the form of law that keeps justice alive.
Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance
prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an
organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor
property will be safe.
Law and justice are not always the same. When they aren't, destroying the law may be the first step toward changing it.
Liberty, equality - bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness
True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of
Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness,
consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal
Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted; the indifference of those who should have known better; the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most; that has made it possible for evil to triumph.
We shall never achieve harmony with land, any more than we shall achieve absolute justice or liberty for people. In these higher aspirations, the important thing is not to achieve but to strive
We need to guarantee equal rights and civil rights and say that, here in America, workers have the right to organize - women have the right to choose - and justice belongs to everyone regardless of race or gender or sexual orientation.
Though force can protect in emergency, only justice, fairness, consideration and cooperation can finally lead men to the dawn of eternal peace.
America and Islam are not exclusive and need not be in competition. Instead, they overlap, and share common principles of justice and progress, tolerance and the dignity of all human beings.
The public welfare demands that constitutional cases must be decided according to the terms of the Constitution itself, and not according to judgesí views of fairness, reasonableness, or justice.
Those who call us terrorists wish to prevent world public opinion from discovering the truth about us and from seeing the justice on our faces. They seek to bide the terrorism and tyranny of their acts, and our own posture of self-defence.
This reasonable moderator, and equal piece of justice, Death.
Recompense injury with justice, and recompense kindness with kindness.
Justice is truth in action.
Justice is conscience, not a personal conscience but the conscience of the whole of humanity. Those who clearly recognize the voice of their own conscience usually recognize also the voice of justice.
What I am proud of, what seems so simply clear, is that feminism is a way to fight for justice, always in short supply.
The history of the world is the world's court of justice.
The challenge of social justice is to evoke a sense of community that we need to make our nation a better place, just as we make it a safer place.
Peace is not the absence of war; it is a virtue; a state of mind; a disposition for benevolence; confidence; and justice.
Justice is the crowning glory of the virtues.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice
of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valor of the brave.
Public opinion, though often formed upon a wrong basis, yet generally has a strong underlying sense of justice