Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
I can answer for but three things: a firm belief in the justice of ourcause, close attention in the prosecution of it, and the strictest integrity.
For there is but one essential justice which cements society, and one law which establishes this justice. This law is right reason, which is the true rule of all commandments and prohibitions. Whoever neglects this law, whether written or unwritten, is necessarily unjust and wicked.cicero
To all those who say they believe in God, please realize with faith that God hears every word you say. God hears your every thought. Realizing this, speak only what is truth and act only with God's qualities of love, compassion, justice, patience, and the realization that each life is as important as your own.bawa muhaiyaddeen
Where justice and authority let victims down, solidarity, activism, and a massive effort to create awareness will have to fill the breach.sarah seltzer
The function of the law is not to provide justice or to preserve freedom. The function of the law is to keep those who hold power, in power.gerry spence
The world is a fine place. The only thing wrong with it is us. How little justice and humility there is in us, how poorly we understand patriotism!Anton Chekhov
There are things greater than our wisdom, beyond our justice. The right and wrong of this we cannot say, and it is not for us to judge.jack london
There is a certain justice in criticism . The critic is like a midwife a tyrannical midwife.stephen spender
True liberty can exist only when justice is equally administered to all.Lord Mansfield
The experience we have in Courts of justice leads us to know that persons who trade without due caution often find their hopes deceived: they find in the result that they have parted with goods for which they never can obtain the money.
Where a real ground is laid, the Court will take care that justice is done to the defendant as well as to the plaintiff.
A good parson once said that where mystery begins religion ends. Cannot I say, as truly at least, of human laws, that where mystery begins, justice ends?Edmund Burke
Courts of equity make their decrees so as to arrive at the justice of the case without violating the rules of law.
It is not only a justice due to the Crown and the party, in every criminal cause where doubts arise, to weigh well the grounds and reasons of the judgment; but it is of great consequence to explain them with accuracy and precision in open Court, especially if the questions be of a general tendency, and upon topics never before fully considered and settled, that the criminal law of the land may be certain and known.
A course of precedents and judicial proceedings in Courts of justice make the law: it would be endless to cite cases upon it. A course of practice for a few years has been held to controul an Act of Parliament.
It is certainly not agreeable to natural justice that a stranger should reap the beneficial pecuniary produce of another man's work.
L'heure de la justice ne sonne pas Aux cadrans de ce monde: The hour of justice does not strike On the dials of this world.Maurice Maeterlinck
In Iran, the walls of homes are transparent and the halls of justice are opaque. This ‘morality’ campaign shows how fragile respect for privacy and personal dignity is in Iran today.
A just city should favor justice and the just, hate tyranny and injustice, and give them both their just deserts.
Thyself shalt see the act: For, as thou urgest justice, be assur'd Thou shalt have justice more than thou desir'st.william shakespeare
Every position must be held to the last man. There must be no retirement. With our backs to the wall, and believing in the justice of our cause, each one of us must fight to the end.alexander haig
It is of no consequence what the principles of any party, or what their pretensions, are; the spirit which actuates all parties is the same; the spirit of ambition, of self-interest, of oppression, and treachery. This spirit entirely reverses all the principles which a benevolent nature has erected within us; all honesty, all equal justice, and even the ties of natural society, the natural affections.
As leader and man Lenin possessed a selfless devotion to communist ideals and to the cause of the party and of the working class and a supreme conviction of the righteousness and justice of that cause.Lenin
No one was more sensitive than Mr. justice Harlan to any suggestion that his approach to the Due Process Clause would lead to judges 'roaming at large in the constitutional field.'harlan, john marshall, ii
We have the wolf by the ears, and we can neither hold him nor safely let him go. justice is in one scale, self-preservation in the other.thomas jefferson
Today is Trinity Sunday. Centuries ago words were written to be a call and a spur to the faithful servants of Truth and justice: "Arm yourselves, and be ye men of valor, and be in readiness for the conflict; for it is better for us to perish in battle than to look upon the outrage of our nation and our altar. As the Will of God is in Heaven, even so let it be."