Injustice

To confide, even though to be betrayed, is much better than to learn only to conceal. In the one case your neighbor wrongs you; but in the other you are perpetually doing injustice to yourself.

Accustom yourself to the unreasonableness and injustice. Abide in peace in the presence of God, who sees all these evils more clearly than you do, and who permits them. Be content with doing with calmness the little which depends upon yourself, and let all else be to you as if it were not.

A love that does not discriminate seems to me to forfeit a part of its own value, by doing an injustice to its object; and secondly, not all men are worthy of love.

That amid our highest civilization men faint and die with want is not due to the niggardliness of nature, but to the injustice of man.

It is cheap and easy to decry the injustice of others, but desperately costly to confront our own.

An act of injustice is condemned, not because the law is broken, but because a person has been hurt.

By negligence and silence we have all become accessory before the God of mercy to the injustice committed against the Negroes by men of our nation.

The prophet perceives the whole world in terms of justice or injustice.

The inseparable twin of racial injustice is economic injustice.

If everyone were clothed with integrity, if every heart were just, frank, kindly, the other virtues would be well-nigh useless, since their chief purpose is to make us bear with patience the injustice of our fellows.

True religion is a revolutionary force: it is an inveterate enemy of oppression, privilege, and injustice.

The only true way to make the mass of mankind see the beauty of justice is by showing to them in pretty plain terms the consequences of injustice.

Extreme justice is often extreme injustice.

Non-violence is not a biblical term but a Western ideal which has evolved in large measure because of the misuse of Christianity by Western powers to justify imperial wars, class injustice and racial prejudice.

I will be truthful. I will suffer no injustice. I will be free from fear. I will not use force. I will be of good will to all men.

Non-cooperation with injustice is a sacred duty.

In no sense do I advocate evading or defying the law ... that would lead to anarchy. An individual who breaks a law that his conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for law.

There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.

Valor would cease to be a virtue, if there were no injustice.

Valor would cease to be a virtue, if there were no injustice.