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Let justice be done through the heavens fall.

Author: Roman Maxim


You don't have many suspects who are innocent of a crime. That's contradictory. If a person is innocent of a crime, then he is not a suspect.

Author: Edwin Meese


Injustice is relatively easy to bear what stings is justice.

Author: H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)

Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist

The sad duty of politics is to establish justice in a sinful world.

Author: Reinhold Niebuhr (1892-1971)

Profession: American Theologian, Historian

The court is most merciful when the accused is most rich.

Author: Hebrew Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Hebrew Origin

Every story has three sides. Yours, mine and the facts.

Author: Foster M. Russell


May be is very well, but Must is the master. It is my duty to show justice without recompense.

Author: Seneca (4 B.C. 65 A.D.)

Profession: Spanish-born Roman Statesman, philosopher

Time is the justice that examines all offenders. [As You Like It]

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor

Nothing is to be preferred before justice.

Author: Socrates

Profession: Greek Philosopher of Athens

Law and justice are not always the same. When they aren't, destroying the law may be the first step toward changing it.

Author: Gloria Steinem (1934)

Profession: American Feminist Writer, Editor

He who spares the bad injures the good.

Author: Publilius Syrus

Profession: Roman Writer

They do injury to the good who spares the bad.

Author: Publilius Syrus

Profession: Roman Writer

How unfair the fate which ordains that those who have the least should be always adding to the treasury of the wealthy.

Author: Terence

Profession: Roman Writer of Comedies

Our judgments judge us, and nothing reveals us, exposes our weaknesses, more ingeniously than the attitude of pronouncing upon our fellows.

Author: Paul Valery (1871-1945)

Profession: French Poet, Essayist