Justice Quotes - Page 4

In keeping people straight, principle is not as powerful as a policeman.
– Abel Hermant

Lawsuit: A machine which you go into as a pig and come out of as a sausage.
– Ambrose Bierce

I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
– Abraham Lincoln

Justice may be blind, but she has very sophisticated listening devices.
– Edgar Argo

A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
– Robert Frost

I’ve never had a problem with drugs. I’ve had problems with the police.
– Keith Richards

Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

The United States is the greatest law factory the world has ever known.
– Charles Evans

The noblest worship is to make yourself as good and as just as you can.
– Socrates

If we’re going to end welfare, the rich should be the first to lose it.
– Mac Morgan

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

It is the spirit and not the form of law that keeps justice alive.
– Earl Warren

We must not allow ourselves to become like the system we oppose.
– Bishop Desmond

If we don’t stand up for children, then we don’t stand for much.
– Marian Wright Edelman

Many laws as certainly make bad men, as bad men make many laws.
– Walter Savage

Justice is open to everyone in the same way as the Ritz Hotel.
– Judge Sturgess

To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death.
– Pearl S. Buck

This is a court of law, young man, not a court of justice.
– Oliver Wendell Holmes

It is better to die on your feet than live on your knees.
– Dolores Ibarruri

In the Halls of Justice the only justice is in the halls.
– Lenny Bruce