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William E. Gladstone Quotes and Sayings

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Justice delayed is justice denied.
- William E. Gladstone

Related topics: Legal

Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence.
Conservatism is distrust of the people tempered by fear.
- William E. Gladstone

Here is my first principle of foreign policy:
good government at home.
- William E. Gladstone

Be happy with what you have and are,
be generous with both,
and you won't have to hunt for happiness.
- William E. Gladstone

 

We look forward to the time when the power to love
will replace the love of power.
Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
- William E. Gladstone

No one ever became great except through many and great mistakes.
- William E. Gladstone

It is the duty of government to make it difficult for people to do wrong,
easy to do right.
- William E. Gladstone

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Selfishness is the greatest curse of the human race.
- William E. Gladstone

The disease of an evil conscience is beyond the practice
of all the physicians of all the countries in the would.
- William E. Gladstone

You cannot fight against the future.
Time is on our side.
- William E. Gladstone

Nothing that is morally wrong can be politically right.
- William E. Gladstone

All the world over, I will back the masses against the classes.
- William E. Gladstone

Men are apt to mistake the strength of their feeling
for the strength of their argument.
The heated mind resents the chill touch and relentless scrutiny of logic.
- William E. Gladstone

We are bound to lose Ireland in consequence of years of cruelty,
stupidity and misgovernment and I would rather lose
her as a friend than as a foe.
- William E. Gladstone

No man ever became great or good except through many and great mistakes.
- William E. Gladstone

It is not a life at all.
It is a reticence, in three volumes.
- William E. Gladstone

Good laws make it easier to do right and harder to do wrong.
- William E. Gladstone

There should be a sympathy with freedom,
a desire to give it scope, founded not upon visionary ideas,
but upon the long experience of many generations within
the shores of this happy isle,
that in freedom you lay the firmest foundations both of loyalty and order.
- William E. Gladstone

Remember the rights of the savage, as we call him.
Remember that the happiness of his humble home,
remember that the sanctity of life in the hill villages of Afghanistan,
among the winter snows, is as inviolable in the eye of Almighty God,
as can be your own.
- William E. Gladstone

Mediocrity is now, as formerly, dangerous,
commonly fatal, to the poet; but among even the successful writers of prose,
those who rise sensibly above it are the very rarest exceptions.
- William E. Gladstone

In matters of truth and justice,
there is no difference between large and small problems,
for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same.
- Albert Einstein

There is a higher court than courts of justice
and that is the court of conscience.
It supersedes all other courts.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We win justice quickest by rendering
justice to the other party.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Justice that love gives is a surrender,
justice that law gives is a punishment.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Love is stronger than justice.
- Sting

All the great things are simple,
and many can be expressed in a single word:
freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope.
- Winston Churchill

The hope of a secure and livable world
lies with disciplined nonconformists
who are dedicated to justice, peace and brotherhood.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men
is primarily based on mutual trust
and only secondarily on institutions
such as courts of justice and police.
- Albert Einstein

I have always found that mercy bears
richer fruits than strict justice.
- Abraham Lincoln

The moral arc of the universe
bends at the elbow of justice.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Parents are not interested in justice,
they're interested in peace and quiet.
- Bill Cosby

Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable...
Every step toward the goal of justice
requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle;
the tireless exertions and
passionate concern of dedicated individuals.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice!
And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.
- Barry Goldwater

I tremble for my country when I reflect that God
is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.
- Thomas Jefferson

Peace is not an absence of war, it is a virtue,
a state of mind, a disposition for benevolence,
confidence, justice.
- Baruch Spinoza

In the absence of justice, what is sovereignty but organized robbery?
- Saint Augustine

Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
- Henry David Thoreau

The more laws, the less justice.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

The law has no compassion.
And justice is administered without compassion.
- Christopher Darden

Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible
only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens.
- Plato

An unjust law is itself a species of violence.
Arrest for its breach is more so.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Observe good faith and justice toward all nations.
Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
- George Washington

It is impossible to tell where the law stops and justice begins.
- Bugs Baer

My mother was the influence in my life.
She was strong; she had great faith in the ultimate
triumph of justice and hard work.
She believed passionately in education.
- John H. Johnson

Judges are the weakest link in our system of justice,
and they are also the most protected.
- Alan Dershowitz

Justice, sir, is the great interest of man on earth.
It is the ligament which holds civilized beings and
civilized nations together.
- Daniel Webster

Justice and power must be brought together,
so that whatever is just may be powerful,
and whatever is powerful may be just.
- Blaise Pascal

The dead cannot cry out for justice.
It is a duty of the living to do so for them.
- Lois McMaster Bujold

Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty,
justice, and happiness, which are everything in this world.
- Blaise Pascal

Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Truth is always in harmony with herself,
and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the justice
that may consist with wrong-doing.
- Henry David Thoreau

Another day, another dollar, another war, another tower
Went up where the homeless had their home.
- Jewel

Soon after I returned to private practice,
former Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger called me one day.
- Fred F. Fielding

Banks' beer.
There's nothing like it!
To Brazil.
And to Barbados justice.
- Ronald Biggs

It's a very insular political community up there.
I think the court's part of that and they're protecting their own.
There's no justice in Vermont today.
- Tom Fitton

A bad manner spoils everything, even reason and justice;
a good one supplies everything,
gilds a No, sweetens a truth, and adds a touch of beauty to old age itself.
- Baltasar Gracian

And if you ask again whether there is any justice in the world,
you'll have to be satisfied with the reply:
Not for the time being;
at any rate,
not up to this Friday.
- Alfred Doblin

Swift justice demands more than just swiftness.
- Potter Stewart

In our pledge every day, we pledge one Nation under
God with liberty and justice for all.
- Patrick J. Kennedy

Justice is the first virtue of those who command,
and stops the complaints of those who obey.
- Denis Diderot

If any difference should be made by law between husband and wife,
reason, justice and humanity, if their voices were heard,
would dictate that it should be in her favor.
- Ernestine Rose

God's justice, tardy though it prove perchance,
Rests never on the track until it reach Delinquency.
- Robert Browning Hamilton

I can establish the expectation of retributive justice.
Have we done that? No.
- Paddy Ashdown

More law, less justice.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
- Plato

There really can be no peace without justice.
There can be no justice without truth.
And there can be no truth, unless someone rises up to tell you the truth.
- Louis Farrakhan

If we do not maintain justice, justice will not maintain us.
- Francis Bacon

Man's capacity for justice makes democracy possible,
but man's inclination to injustice makes democracy necessary.
- Reinhold Niebuhr

First, I was Bavarian State Minister of Justice,
and after the ministries of justice in the various
states were dissolved I became Reich Minister without portfolio.
- Hans Frank

Justice is a certain rectitude of mind whereby a man
does what he ought to do in the circumstances confronting him.
- Thomas Aquinas


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