Justice Quotations

She Stands Alone

She Stands Alone

  If a society does not hold justice and equality for all women in the highest regard, neither will it hold justice and equality for the many varieties of men in high regard. In a very real sense, women's rights are the basis of all human rights. Women's rights...

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And One More Time – No More Waiting

And One More Time – No More Waiting

  My grandmother wanted to live long enough to vote for a woman president. I'll be satisfied if I live to see a woman go before the Supreme Court and hear the justices acknowledge, "Gentlemen, she's human. She deserves the protection of our laws." ~ Margaret...

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No More Waiting

No More Waiting

We ask justice, we ask equality, we ask that all the civil and political rights that belong to citizens of the United States, be guaranteed to us and our daughters forever.* ~ Susan B. Anthony   1820-1906   United States   Civil Rights Leader who played a pivotal role...

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The Art of Justice

The Art of Justice

On August 26, 2020, the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution granting women the right to vote, sculptor Meredith Bergmann's  Women's Rights Pioneer Monument was dedicated in Central Park, New York City....

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I Believe He is Talking About Lawyers

I Believe He is Talking About Lawyers

The splendid and popular class was composed of the advocates, who filled the Forum with the sound of their turgid and loquacious rhetoric. Careless of fame and of justice, they are described for the most part as ignorant and rapacious guides, who conducted their...

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Seeking Equal Justice Under Law

Seeking Equal Justice Under Law

It is the United States Supreme Court that we all turn to when we seek that which we want most from our government: equal justice under law. ~ Sandra Day O’Connor 1930 -2023 United States. First woman to sit on the Supreme Court of the United States Historical Age:...

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I Like You Just the Way You Are

I Like You Just the Way You Are

Being sick has been a long, slow detox from capitalist culture and its mandate that we never rest. Slowly, I found a deeper value in relationship beyond reciprocity: an unconditional love and care based in justice, and a belief that all humans deserve relationship,...

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Justice is a Real Experience

Justice is a Real Experience

We are living in a time when justice seems to be perverted. The guilty are found innocent, the innocent are not truly protected, and all too often justice seems delayed. These days the courts have become battlegrounds for political agendas; even the highest elected...

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Wisdom From the Past

Wisdom From the Past

And they lay wait, &c. — Assure thyself, such men are working their own ruin, and, as it were, lying in wait for themselves, when they lie in wait to take away the lives of others; for, in the end, they shall not escape the hand of justice, but be overtaken and...

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All for One and One for All

All for One and One for All

Freedom and justice cannot be parceled out in pieces to suit political convenience. I don't believe you can stand for freedom for one group of people and deny it to others. ~ Coretta Scott King 1927-2006 United States Civil Rights Activist Historical Age: Age of...

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The Art of Justice

The Art of Justice

This dramatic mural of "Justice" can be found inside the stunningly beautiful Richardson Romanesque Allegheny County Courthouse in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. Painted by Vincent Nesbert between 1934 and 1938, commissioned from the Federal Works Progress Administration's...

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