Posts Tagged ‘injustice’

Quote of the day, Aug. 27

August 28, 2017

Lyndon B. Johnson, on injustice

“We all know that the roots of injustice run deep. But violence cannot redress a solitary wrong, or remedy a single unfairness.”

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Quote of the day, April 3

April 3, 2017

Horace Walpole, on justice and truth

“Justice is rather the activity of truth, than a virtue in itself. Truth tells us what is due to others, and justice renders that due. Injustice is acting a lie.”

Quote of the day, April 7

April 7, 2012

Lyndon B. Johnson, on voting

“The vote is the most powerful instrument ever devised by man for breaking down injustice and destroying the terrible walls which imprison men because they are different from other men.”

Quote of the day, Oct. 23

October 23, 2010

Felix Frankfurter, on the relationship between a free press and a free society

“Without a free press there can be no free society … (more…)