Quotes on the topic: Justice


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In the matter of justice, all should be equal in your eyes.


Judges are the weakest link in our system of justice, and they are also the most protected.


Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.


Slavery is founded in the selfishness of man's nature - opposition to it is his love of justice. These principles are an eternal antagonism; and when brought into collision so fiercely, as slavery extension brings them, shocks and throes and convulsions must ceaselessly follow.


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


I'm rap's vigilante. I'm out for justice.


Earth's dispossessed are vulnerable targets for extremists: those who teach that global justice is meaningless; that satisfaction can come only in violence, division, and intellectual isolation.


I never place limits on the potential success of my students. If they're going into acting, they're going to win the Oscar... If they're going into law, they're going to be chief justice.


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.


Let reverence for the laws be breathed by every American mother to the lisping babe that prattles on her lap - let it be taught in schools, in seminaries, and in colleges; let it be written in primers, spelling books, and in almanacs; let it be preached from the pulpit, proclaimed in legislative halls, and enforced in courts of justice.


Too much mercy... often resulted in further crimes which were fatal to innocent victims who need not have been victims if justice had been put first and mercy second.


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.


A private soldier has as much right to justice as a major-general.


Every celebrity case I've been involved in - I've been involved in a great many - the one thing you can be sure of is they don't get the same justice as everybody else. It could be worse, it could be better, it's never the same.


When strength is yoked with justice, where is a mightier pair than they?


If I were a Negro, I'd be fighting, as Martin Luther King fought, for human recognition and justice. I'd rather go down with my flag flying. If you're weak or crippled, or you can't speak out or fight back in some way, then people don't hesitate to treat you badly.


In order to establish peace, you must have fair justice for everyone.


Resentment seems to have been given us by nature for a defense, and for a defense only! It is the safeguard of justice and the security of innocence.


I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.


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