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Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC+2
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.
Lois McMaster Bujold
American speculative fiction writer 1949-+2
The dead cannot cry out for justice; it is a duty of the living to do so for them.
David Herbert Lawrence
English writer 1885-1930+1
Ethics and equity and the principles of justice do not change with the calendar.
German - American physicist 1879-1955+1
Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mutual trust and only secondarily on institutions such as courts of justice and police.
American statesman 1809-1865+1
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 the courts of justice. And, in short, let it become the political religion of the nation.
Walter Savage Landor
British poet 1775-18640
A man's vanity tells him what is honor, a man's conscience what is justice.
American statesman 1809-18650
A private soldier has as much right to justice as a major-general
Source: Recollected Words of Abraham Lincoln
English statesman 1874-19650
All great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
Joseph De Maistre
French diplomat and philosopher 1753-18210
All pain is a punishment, and every punishment is inflicted for love as much as for justice.
English statesman 1874-19650
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-19680
And I believe it because somehow the arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice.
Source: Keep Moving From This Mountain (1965)
As far as I remember, even younger than eight, I have always been guided by reason. Not cold reason, but that which leads to the truth, to the real, and to sane Justice.
John Stuart Mill
English economist 1806-18730
As long as justice and injustice have not terminated their ever renewing fight for ascendancy in the affairs of mankind, human beings must be willing, when need is, to do battle for the one against the other.
American radical feminist and writer 1946-20050
As long as there is rape... there is not going to be any peace or justice or equality or freedom. You are not going to become what you want to become or who you want to become. You are not going to live in the world you want to live in.
American historian 1800-18910
Beauty is but the sensible image of the Infinite. Like truth and justice it lives within us; like virtue and the moral law it is a companion of the soul.