Justice

It is in justice that the ordering of society is centred.
Aristotle (384 BC – 322 BC)

Justice is a contract of expediency, entered upon to prevent men harming or being harmed.
Epicurus (341 BC – 270 BC)

Liberty, equality – bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble is protection and kindness.
Henri-Frédéric Amiel

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
Martin Luther King Jr. (1929 – 1968), Letter from Birmingham Jail, April 16, 1963

Military justice is to justice what military music is to music.
Groucho Marx (1890 – 1977)

Justice consists not in being neutral between right and wrong, but in finding out the right and upholding it, wherever found, against the wrong.
Theodore Roosevelt (1858 – 1919)

It is the spirit and not the form of law that keeps justice alive.
Earl Warren (1891 – 1974)

2 Responses

  1. “There’s no justice. There’s only me.”
    Judge Dredd

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  2. To every injustice, there is justice

    – Most anxious fragment of Greek Philosophy per Richard Russell

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