691 Total Quotes

Justice Quotes

The most money we have ever been able to get appropriated for the juvenile justice bills was $55 million a year, about one-tenth of what was necessary.
Bobby Scott Permalink
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Martin Luther King, Jr.
Law and order exist for the purpose of establishing justice and when they fail in this purpose they become the dangerously structured dams that block the flow of social progress.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Permalink
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I'm outraged by it. I'm sickened by it, disgusted by it. It creates the impression that Suffolk County justice is a train wreck. The saddest thing of all is I'm not the least bit surprised by it.
Bruce Barket Permalink
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Blaise Pascal
Justice and power must be brought together, so that whatever is just may be powerful, and whatever is powerful may be just.
Blaise Pascal Permalink
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Martin Luther King, Jr.
Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable... Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Permalink
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I'm angered by it. It's disgusting. It creates the impression that our system of justice is a train wreck.
Bruce Barket Permalink
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Although (the officers who were released) are technically required to remain available to the justice system, it would be easy for them to hide in Haiti or flee abroad. It is unusual in Haiti to grant pre-trial release to defendants held on such serious charges, especially where, as here, the judge has not even questioned all of the witnesses.
Brian Concannon Permalink
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Whoever tramples on the plea for justice temperately made in the name of peace only outrages peace and kills something fine in the heart of man which God put there when we got our manhood.
William White Permalink
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We cannot hesitate, we cannot yield. We must do everything in our power to bring an enemy to justice before they hurt us again.
A. Bush Permalink
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Khalil Gibran
Where is the justice of political power if it executes the murderer and jails the plunderer, and then itself marches upon neighboring lands, killing thousands and pillaging the very hills?
Khalil Gibran Permalink
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Bertrand Russell
Law in origin was merely a codification of the power of dominant groups, and did not aim at anything that to a modern man would appear to be justice
Bertrand Russell Permalink
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Today, we are not asking for revenge. We are asking for justice. And justice will take its course, its full course, God willing.
Saad Hariri Permalink
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Winston Churchill
The whole history of the world is summed up in the fact that, when nations are strong, they are not always just, and when they wish to be just, they are no longer strong.
Winston Churchill Permalink
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International courts are not a preferred option, but limited to cases where national justice is not available. In this case there seems sufficient reason to think that a national court can handle the matter.
Adam Roberts Permalink
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If you want peace, work for justice.
H.L. Mencken, Permalink
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Abbie Hoffman
Expedience, not justice, is the rule of contemporary American law.
Abbie Hoffman Permalink
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Jimmy Carter
The law is not the private property of lawyers, nor is justice the exclusive province of judges and juries. In the final analysis, true justice is not a matter of courts and law books, but of a commitment in each of us to liberty and mutual respect.
Jimmy Carter Permalink
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Oliver Wendell Holmes
This is a court of law, young man, not a court of justice.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Permalink
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Raymond Chandler
The law isn't justice. It's a very imperfect mechanism. If you press exactly the right buttons and are also lucky, justice may show up in the answer. A mechanism is all the law was ever intended to be.
Raymond Chandler Permalink
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Albert Einstein
I cannot believe that God would choose to play dice with the universe.
Albert Einstein Permalink
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Martin Luther King, Jr.
No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Permalink
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[Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic] is losing and he knows he is losing, ... NATO is united. You have justice and right on our side, and we will prevail.
Javier Solana Permalink
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That's why they have completed all preparations to make the former BNP international affairs secretary and former chief justice the chief adviser of the caretaker government extending the age limits of the judges of the Supreme Court.
Abdur Razzak Permalink
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Abner Louima
But I'm confident that complete justice will be done in my case.
Abner Louima Permalink
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There will be no justice as long as man will stand with a knife or with a gun and destroy those who are weaker than he is.
Isaac Singer Permalink
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Abner Louima
blue wall of silence and lies to obstruct justice.
Abner Louima Permalink
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I have a sense of justice and a sense of closure that the mother or the father that has an unsolved murder can never experience.
Adreinne Young Permalink
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Al Sharpton
We want all of these policeman to face justice.
Al Sharpton Permalink
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We received a CID [civil investigative demand] from the Justice Dept. and we have responded.
Al Unser Permalink
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The right to be let alone is indeed the beginning of all freedom.
William Douglas Permalink
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