My favorite quotes for the month are based on “Justice and Truth.” Hope you will find them inspirational, and that they will make believers of you, one way or the other.
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“Justice?—You get justice in the next world. In this one you have the law.”
“I’m for truth, not matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it’s for or against.”
“Justice requires that to lawfully constituted Authority there be given that respect and obedience which is its due; that the laws which are made shall be in wise conformity with the common good; and that, as a matter of conscience all men shall render obedience to these laws.”
—Pope Pius X1
“A rule isn’t unfair if it applies to everyone.”
“At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.”
"The thing about the truth, is not a lot people can handle it."
“Laws catch flies but let hornets go free."
—Scottish (on justice)
“Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.”
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.”
—Martin Luther King, Jr.
“In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same.”
“Each person does see the world in a different way. There is not a single, unifying objective truth. We’re all limited by our perspective”
“The dead cannot cry out for justice. It is a duty of the living to do so for them.”
—Lois McMaster Bujold
“Justice consists not in being neutral between right and wrong, but in finding out the right and upholding it, wherever found, against the wrong.”
“Throughout history, it has been the inaction of those who could have acted, the indifference of those who should have known better, the silence of the voice of justice when it mattered most, that has made it possible for evil to triumph.”
“Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain’t goin’ away.”
“There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.”
“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.”
“Courage is of no value unless accompanied by justice; yet if all men became just, there would be no need for courage.”
—Agesilaus the Second