Justice is the virtue of the right and these justice quotes nails down this very thought. Scroll down these famous rightfulness quotations and sayings for a deeper insight on justice.

Justice Quotes

An eye for an eye can make the whole world blind but then, on second thought, it also vindicates justice. Justice states that anyone who commits a wrong are entitled to receive a similar amount of action as a compensation of his wrong deed. Broadly speaking, justice is often inferred as anything, which is right, fair and appropriate. When any unfair act is evened out, justice is achieved. If you are looking for justice quotes, then these famous rightfulness quotations and sayings should leave you with ample of quote options.

Did perpetual happiness in the Garden of Eden maybe get so boring that eating the apple was justified?

- Survivor , Chuck Palahniuk

The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.

- Groucho Marx

Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.

- Bruce Lee

The battle for the individual rights of women is one of long standing and none of us should countenance anything which undermines it.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Just as modern mass production requires the standardization of commodities, so the social process requires standardization of man, and this standardization is called equality.

- Erich Fromm

Doing is the great thing, for if people resolutely do what is right, they come in time to like doing it.

- John Ruskin

Capitalist production, therefore, develops technology, and the combining together of various processes into a social whole, only by sapping the original sources of all wealth - the soil and the labourer.

- Karl Marx

Revolution is the festival of the oppressed.

- Germaine Greer

In the steel industry the corporations generally have accepted collective bargaining and negotiated wage agreements with the Committee for Industrial Organization.

- John L. Lewis

The workers of the nation were tired of waiting for corporate industry to right their economic wrongs, to alleviate their social agony and to grant them their political rights. Despairing of fair treatment, they resolved to do something for themselves.

- John L. Lewis

Christ's crucifix shall be made an excuse for executing criminals.

- William Blake

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.

- Adam Smith

Parents are not interested in justice, they're interested in peace and quiet

- Bill Cosby

The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided; but never hit softly.

- Theodore Roosevelt

I believe in the equality of man; and I believe that religious duties consist in doing justice, loving mercy, and endeavoring to make our fellow-creatures happy.

- Thomas Paine

Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, and happiness, which are everything in this world.

- Blaise Pascal

If we don't believe in freedom of expression for people we despise, we don't believe in it at all.

- Noam Chomsky

Is it a crime, to fight, for what is mine?

- Tupac Shakur

I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it's for or against.

- Malcolm X

Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man, you take it.

- Malcolm X Speaks: Selected Speeches and Statements , Malcolm X

The personal right to acquire property, which is a natural right, gives to property, when acquired, a right to protection, as a social right.

- James Madison

What white woman, however lonely, was ever captive or insulted by me? Yet they say I am a bad Indian.

- Sitting Bull

A filmmaker has almost the same freedom as a novelist has when he buys himself some paper.

- Stanley Kubrick

I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.

- Thomas Jefferson

The very fact that you are a complainer, shows that you deserve your lot.

- James Allen

God employs several translators; some pieces are translated by age, some by sickness, some by war, some by justice.

- John Donne

A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt dangerous.

- Alfred Adler

Expedience, not justice, is the rule of contemporary American law.

- Abbie Hoffman

I think the first duty of society is justice.

- Alexander Hamilton

These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what they said and every day that passes, they mean it more.

- Wendell Berry

As a Christian I have no duty to allow myself to be cheated, but I have the duty to be a fighter for truth and justice.

- Adolf Hitler

A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

- On Liberty , John Stuart Mill

Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.

- Charles Dickens

Justice is the insurance which we have on our lives and property. Obedience is the premium which we pay for it.

- William Penn

There is much to be said for having an experienced international jurist who is entirely unconnected with the allied invaders, on the tribunal.

- Saddam Hussein

The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.

- Aristotle

Justice... is a kind of compact not to harm or be harmed.

- Epicurus

The True administration of justice is the firmest pillar of government.

- George Washington

A judge is a law student who marks his own examination papers.

- H. L. Mencken

In the Halls of Justice the only justice is in the halls.

- Lenny Bruce

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