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Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes and I am left the same. The more things change the more I am the same. I am what I started with, and when it is all over I will be all that is left of me.
– Hugh Prather
Just when you think that a person is just a backdrop for the rest of the universe, watch them and see that they laugh, they cry, they tell jokes ... they're just friends waiting to be made.
– Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein
Just when you think there's nothing to write about, Nixon says, 'I am not a crook.' Jimmy Carter says, 'I have lusted after women in my heart.' President Reagan says, 'I have just taken a urinalysis test, and I am not on dope.'
– Art Buchwald
Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.
– Roosevelt, Eleanor
Justice consists in doing no injury to men decency in giving them no offense.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero De Officiis
Justice consists not in being neutral between right and wrong, but in finding out the right and upholding it, wherever found, against the wrong.
– Theodore Roosevelt, 1916 (quoted in the Theodore Roosevelt Centennial CD-ROM)
Justice delayed is justice denied.
– William Gladstone
Justice delayed, is justice denied.
– William Gladstone
Justice does not come from the outside. It comes from inner peace.
– Barbara Hall
Justice is a certain rectitude of mind whereby a man does what he ought to do in circumstances confronting him.
– Saint Thomas Aquinas
Justice is a contract of expediency, entered upon to prevent men harming or being harmed.
– Epicurus
Justice is a temporary thing that must at last come to an end; but the conscience is eternal and will never die.
– Martin Luther
Justice is always violent to the party offending, for every man is innocent in his own eyes.
– Daniel Defoe
Justice is incedental to law and order.
– J. Edgar Hoover
Justice is incidental to law and order.
– J. Edgar Hoover
Justice is the armed defense of innocent liberty.
– Wolf DeVoon
Justice is the constant and perpetual will to allot to every man his due.
– Domitus Ulpian
Justice is the end of government. It is the end of civil society. It ever has been and ever will be pursued until it be obtained, or until liberty be lost in the pursuit. In a society under the forms of which the stronger faction can readily unite and oppress the weaker, anarchy may as truly be said to reign as in a state of nature, where the weaker individual is not secured against the violence of the stronger and as, in the latter state, even the individuals are prompted, by the uncertainty of their condition, to submit to a government which may protect the weak as well as themselves so, in the former state, will the more powerful factions or parties be gradually induced, by a like motive to wish for a government which will protect all parties, the weaker as well as the more powerful.
– Alexander Hamilton
Justice is the end of government. It is the end of civil society. It ever has been and ever will be pursued until it be obtained, or until liberty be lost in the pursuit. In a society under the forms of which the stronger faction can readily unite and oppress the weaker, anarchy may as truly be said to reign as in a state of nature, where the weaker individual is not secured against the violence of the stronger; and as, in the latter state, even the individuals are prompted, by the uncertainty of their condition, to submit to a government which may protect the weak as well as themselves; so, in the former state, will the more powerful factions or parties be gradually induced, by a like motive to wish for a government which will protect all parties, the weaker as well as the more powerful.
– Alexander Hamilton
Justice is the truth in action.
– Joseph Joubert
Justice Marshall has made his decision. Let him enforce it.
– Andrew Jackson
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 XI
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 XI
Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to distinguish between the vicious and the unfortunate.
– Robert G. Ingersoll
Justice will only exist where those not affected by injustice are filled with the same amount of indignation as those offended.
– Plato

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