Injustice Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old injustice quotes, injustice sayings, and injustice proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

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.


When one has been threatened with a great injustice, one accepts a smaller as a favor.

Jane Welsh Carlyle

The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not.     


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

No one will dare maintain that it is better to do injustice than to bear it.     


To do injustice is more disgraceful than to suffer it.     


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 soul.

Anayo Ezimuor

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