Justice

Justice is a concept of moral rightness based on ethics, rationality, law, natural law, religion or equity. It is also the act of being just and/or fair.

Read more about Justice:  Concept of Justice, Variations of Justice, Understandings of Justice, Theories of Distributive Justice, Theories of Sentencing, Theories of Retributive Justice, Evolutionary Perspectives, Institutions

Famous quotes containing the word justice:

    The good judge is not he who does hair-splitting justice to every allegation, but who, aiming at substantial justice, rules something intelligible of the guidance of suitors.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than to suffer injustice, and that justice is equality.
    Plato (c. 427–347 B.C.)

    Envy among other ingredients has a mixture of the love of justice in it. We are more angry at undeserved than at deserved good-fortune.
    William Hazlitt (1778–1830)