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.

When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.     

Thomas Jefferson

Injustice never rules forever.     


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 behaviour.     

Mohammad Hamid Ansari

Injustice in the end produces independence.     


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.     


Injustice is censured because the censures are afraid of suffering, and not from any fear which they have of doing injustice.     


If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it.     


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

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

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

The moment that justice must be paid for by the victim of injustice it becomes itself injustice.     

Benjamin Tucker

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.     


Fight injustice, that our children might be blessed.     

Rick Perlstein

The glaring injustice is there for all who are not blinded by prejudice to see.     

Bram Fischer

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.     


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