All violence is the result of people tricking themselves into believing that their pain derives from other people and that consequently those people deserve to be punished.
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
—Henry David Thoreau
Question: How can justice be secured in Athens?
Solon: If those who are not injured feel as indignant as those who are.
God will not look you over for medals, degrees, or diplomas, but for scars.
Justice consists in doing no injury to men; decency in giving them no offense.
—Marcus Tullius Cicero