I have a dream. I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.
Washington civil rights rally, 15 June 1963.
Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.Martin Luther King Jr.
He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it.Martin Luther King Jr.
True peace is not merely the absence of tension: it is the presence of justice.Martin Luther King Jr.
Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in healthcare is the most shocking and inhumane.Martin Luther King Jr.
O, I were damn'd beneath all depth in hell, But that I did proceed upon just grounds To this extremity.william shakespeare
A republic cannot succeed, till it contains a certain body of men imbued with the principles of justice and honour.charles darwin
I've been struck by the upside-down priorities of the juvenile justice system. We are willing to spend the least amount of money to keep a kid at home, more to put him in a foster home and the most to institutionalize him.marian wright edelman
One man's justice is another's injustice. One man's beauty another's ugliness. One man's wisdom another's folly.ralph waldo emerson
Whenever a separation is made between liberty and justice, neither, in my opinion, is safe.
The wheels of justice turn slowly, but grind exceedingly fine.
Justice turns the scale, bringing to some learning through suffering.
Liberty, equality bad principles! The only true principle for humanity is justice; and justice to the feeble becomes necessarily protection or kindness.
The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread.
Compassion is no substitute for justice.
He shook his head. "There's no justice." Death sighed. No, he said, there's just me.
Use every man after his desert, and who should 'Scape whipping!william shakespeare
Justice of the world is in its creativity, in solving problems, in our activity and struggle. While I am alive there is the possibility to act, to strive for happiness, this is justice.simon soloveychik
Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue, a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence, confidence, justice.
Justice discards party, friendship, kindred, and is therefore always represented as blind.joseph addison
The spirits of just men made perfect.
There are a thousand hacking at the branches of evil to one who is striking at the root.Henry David Thoreau
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