80 Injustice Quotes and Injustice Sayings

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Just like everyone deserves a chance, everyone deserves justice, and that too within the limits of their patience and hopes. We live in a civilised society and some differences between our world and the animal kingdom are empathy, sympathy, and a sense of humanity. And the most important form of humanity is working towards a just and equal society. Read these 65 Injustice Quotes and Injustice Sayings which we have collected.

“Justice delayed is justice denied”- William E. Gladstone.

Being a judge or an advocate in a courtroom can not ensure being a part of a righteous and equitable sense hood, but standing for truth and speaking against impartiality whenever coming across them does.

The Lady Justice in Indian courtrooms is considered as divine as goddesses and justice is considered the basic right of every citizen in every nation around the world.

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So to awaken your senses against injustice and to speak up for justice, we bring to you the best collection of justice and injustice quotes, read on and be just:

Injustice Quotes

  • “The moment that justice must be paid for by the victim of injustice it becomes itself injustice.” – Benjamin Tucker

Injustice Quotes

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  • “Injustice is relatively easy to bear; it is justice that hurts.”
  • “Injustice upon earth renders the justice of heaven impossible.”
  • “The worst form of injustice is pretended justice.”
  • “Individuals can resist injustice, but only a community can do justice.”
  • “Delay in justice is injustice.” – Walter Savage Landor
  • “The greatest injustice in the world is to bring a child into the world, and not be able to offer it peace.” – Nafisa Joseph
  • “He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it.” -Plato

Injustice Quotes

  • “Fight injustice, that our children might be blessed.” – Rick Perlstein
  • “Those who commit injustice bear the greatest burden.” – Hosea Ballou
  • “You can only watch injustice go on for so long until you’re compelled to say something. To speak out against it.” – Macklemore
  • “Injustice is censured because the censures are afraid of suffering, and not from any fear which they have of doing injustice.”  – Plato
  • “If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it.” -Democritus
  • “Nothing can make injustice just but mercy.” – Robert Frost
  • “Injustice is relatively easy to bear; what sting is justice.”  – H. L. Mencken
  • “Every social injustice is not only cruel, but it is economic waste.”  – William Feather
  • “Injustice boils in men’s hearts as does steel in its cauldron, ready to pour forth, white-hot, in the fullness of time.” – Mother Jones

Injustice Quotes

  • “It seems to me that an unjust law is no law at all.”  – Saint Augustine
  • “Since when do we have to agree with people to defend them from injustice?” – Lillian Hellman
  • “When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” – Thomas Jefferson
  • “Injustice never rules forever.”  -Seneca
  • “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • “Gender injustice is a social impairment and therefore has to be corrected in social attitudes and behavior.”  – Mohammad Hamid Ansari

Injustice Sayings

  • “Injustice in the end produces independence.” – Voltaire
  • “If you look at any other group of people suffering injustice, women are always in the worst situation within that group.” – Salma Hayek
  • “I think people should be angry at things that are worthy of anger. Injustice is outrageous and deserves outrage.” – Chris Hayes
  • “Injustice can never be stood for.” – Amber Heard
  • “When one has been threatened with a great injustice, one accepts a smaller as a favor.” – Jane Welsh Carlyle

Best Injustice Quotes

  • “The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not.” – Plato
  • “National injustice is a sure road to national downfall.”  – William Ewart Gladstone
  • “Delay in justice is injustice.” – Walter Savage Landor
  • “An unrectified case of injustice has a terrible way of lingering, restlessly, in the social atmosphere like an unfinished question.” – Mary Mccarthy
  • “A personal injustice is stronger motivation than any instinct for philanthropy.” – John Irving
  • “The truth about injustice always sounds outrageous.” – James H. Cone
  • “There is a naive belief that injustice only had to be pointed out in order to be cured.” -Gloria Steinem
  • “The glaring injustice is there for all who are not blinded by prejudice to see.” – Bram Fischer

top Injustice Quotes

  • “Fighting injustice keeps you young.” – Gloria Allred
  • “There is not a single injustice in Northern Ireland that is worth the loss of a single British soldier or a single Irish citizen either.” – James Callaghan
  • “The injustice done to an individual is sometimes of service to the public.” – Junius
  • “People don’t always get what they deserve in this world.” – Lemony Snicket
  • “I guess the only time most people think about injustice is when it happens to them.” -Charles Bukowski
  • “If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.”  – Charles Darwin
  • “An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.” – Mohandas K. Gandhi

Injustice Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi

  • “Man’s inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn!” – Robert Burns
  • “There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people.” – Howard Zinn
  • “Washing one’s hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless means to side with the powerful, not to be neutral.” – Paulo Freire
  • “Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.” – Horace
  • “No one will dare maintain that it is better to do injustice than to bear it.”  – Aristotle
  • “To do injustice is more disgraceful than to suffer it.” – Plato
  • “Injustice is a rule of the service, as you know very well; and since you have to have a good deal of undeserved abuse, you might just as well have it from your friends.”  -Patrick O’Brian
  • “The struggle against injustice is just another kind of injustice.” – Marty Rubin
  • “Injustice is a scar in the surface of the earth and death to the victim’s soul.” – Anayo Ezimuor

Injustice Quotes

  • “When you take a stand against injustice inflicted upon innocent people, there will be those who will hate you for it.” – Ellen J. Barrier
  • “Injustice alone can shake down the pillars of the skies, and restore the reign of Chaos and Night.” – Horace Mann
  • “Everyone suffers some injustice in life, and what better motivation than to help others not suffer in the same way.” – Bella Thorne
  • “Children teach us to be courageous and to stand up against injustice.”
  • “The strictest law sometimes becomes the severest injustice.” – Benjamin Franklin
  • “Greed is the inventor of injustice as well as the current enforcer.” – Julian Casablancas
  • “We must work together to ensure the equitable distribution of wealth, opportunity, and power in our society.” – Nelson Mandela
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Injustice Quotes
  • “Injustice all around is justice.”
  • “The moment that justice must be paid for by the victim of injustice it becomes itself injustice.” – Benjamin Tucker
  • “Nothing can justify injustice.” – Ayn Rand
  • “Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts.” – Voltaire
  • “Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my doing so.” – Samuel Johnson
  • “When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty. – Thomas Jefferson
  • “If thou sustain injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it.” – Democritus
  • “Corruption and injustice won’t go away just because you make a lot of noise about it.” – Brien Pittman

Injustice Quotes

  • “But mercy ceases to be a virtue when it enables further injustice.” – Brent Weeks
  • “You must refuse to succumb to every ungodliness and injustice.” – Sunday Adelaja
  • “Injustice and lawlessness is the greatest terror a government can ever enforce on its own people!” – Mehmet Murat ildan
  • “Hopelessness is the catalyst that inspires men to action and demand justice.” – Fred Munoz
  • “An obedient to unjust law it’s an act of promoting injustice.” – Nurudeen Ushawu
  • “Everything human beings can imagine has been thrown at injustice, and injustice just absorbs it, and enlarges.” – Greg Baxter
  • “The injustice, within the justice and lawless, within the law, is the consensus of the few figures, on such crime.” – Ehsan Sehgal

Injustice Quotes

  • “You cannot right injustice by injustice.” – Geraldine Brooks
  • “Lands of great discoveries are also lands of great injustices.” – Ivo Andric
  • “The indissoluble clashing between justice and injustice does not fluctuate, it is perpetual.” – Prof. Salam Al Shereida
  • “My heart aches deeply at the slightest sight of injustice. I want equal justice for everyone regardless of their status or position in the world.” – Terry Mark
  • “Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also a prison.” – Henry David Thoreau
  • “Soothe your throats. Injustice has not followed you here.” – Patrick Ness
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Injustice Quotes

Final Words

“It is a sin to commit injustice, but it is a greater sin to tolerate injustice” as Shri Krishna said to Arjuna in Mahabharat, one must start to be fair to themselves first in order to be fair to others. So always speak up against injustice, no matter however small it may be, for yourself and for others. Keep safe and keep smiling.

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  1. “We must work together to ensure the equitable distribution of wealth, opportunity, and power in our society.” – Nelson Mandela

    That is not about justice but about government (“we”) injustice of taking that which was earned by the hard working or careful thinking & transferring it, whether he likes it or not, to the indigent & careless. Charity is not achieved at the point of a government gun!

    Get it off the list. Mandela & the ANC were wrong!

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