Best 66 of Justified quotes - MyQuotes
J. I. Packer
The truth is that, though we were justified by faith alone, the faith that justifies is never alone (it always produces fruit, 'good works,'...a transformed life).
A war is justified if you're willing to send your son. If you're not willing to send your son, how do you send someone else's?
Feeling sympathy and searching for explanations isn't the same as believing that the violence is justified.
Rebellion cannot exist without the feeling that somewhere, in some way, you are justified.
The Bible is a radically pro-slavery document. Slave owners waved Bibles over their heads during the Civil War and justified it.
Desires should never be justified,' Tehol said, wagging a finger. 'All you end up doing is illuminating the hidden reasons by virtue of their obvious absence.
Acts which are essentially dishonourable must not be done; they would be justified only by calm contemplation of their correctness in abstract cases.
Americans just want us to... not be concerned if they can be constitutionally justified... Why, if we had to do that we could not pass most of the laws we enact around here.
Emphasis on technique is justified only so far as it will simplify and clarify the statement of the photographer's concept.
In the middle of a recession no tax increase is justified because it kills jobs, and any tax increase is a job-killing measure and should be defeated.
A successful artist of any kind has to work so hard that she is justified in refusing to lay down her sceptre until she is placed on the bier.
Lailah Gifty Akita
If we put faith in Christ Jesus, we are justified by faith in Christ.
If you get validation from outside, then suddenly everything you do at home is justified.
Are you living to justify yourself, or are you living because you are justified?
The worst resentment that anybody can have is one you feel justified to keep.
What you do to prevent further felonious assault, as long as the felon is still capable of action, is justified.
Male supremacy is centered on the act of sexual intercourse, justified by heterosexual practice.
David G. Mcafee
If in some radical miracle, the Abrahamic God revealed his existence to the world, I’d accept the belief in the deity — but I still wouldn't worship it. The jealous and angry God that justified the killings of millions, sent plagues upon first borns, and abhorred homosexuals would not be worthy of my worship.
Not justified - but Himmler told me that if the Jews were not exterminated at that time, then the German people would be exterminated for all time by the Jews.
Chopin's rubato possessed an unshakeable emotional logic. It always justified itself by a strengthening or weakening melodic line, by exaggeration or affectation.
How many people have been thus led, through lack of self-confidence, to stifle their most justified doubts?
Rutherford B. Hayes
Strikes and boycotting are akin to war, and can be justified only on grounds analogous to those which justify war, viz., intolerable injustice and oppression.
When God's righteousness is mentioned in the gospel, it is God's action of declaring righteous the unrighteous sinner who has faith in Jesus Christ. The righteousness by which a person is justified (declared righteous) is not his own but that of another, Christ.
Every liberal initiative, from welfare to antismoking measures, is justified by reference to 'the children.' Yet the clear result of liberal policies is to harm children even more than adults.
Lincoln had faith in time, and time has justified his faith.
Joseph Fielding Smith
Creation did not take millions of years. We can hardly be justified in trying to harmonize the days of creation with the extended periods of millions of years according to the reckoning of the so-called scientists.
Members of society must obey the law because they personally believe that its commands are justified.
While control is needed, and perfectly warranted, our bias should be clear up front: Monopolies are not justified by theory; they should be permitted only when justified by facts. If there is no solid basis for extending a certain monopoly protection, then we should not extend that protection.
Foreign policy should not be justified through making oneself feel good, but through results that have tangible consequences.
I honestly love nothing better than digging into a really good serialized show, whether it's 'Breaking Bad' or 'Game of Thrones' or 'Justified.'
You think the pope is mad that Donald Trump said Two Corinthians instead of "second"? Get this. Pope Francis just said that contraception can be justified now.
History teaches us that there have been but few infringements of personal liberty by the state which have not been justified, as they are here, in the name of righteousness and the public good, and few which have not been directed, as they are now, at politically helpless minorities.
No trait is more justified than revenge in the right time and place.
I had always assumed that people were interested in economic affairs, just as I was. My assumption was justified. The times caught up with me. I was ready. I was there.
Work is only justified by leisure time. To admit the emptiness of leisure time is to admit the impossibility of life.
Pope John Paul Ii
The obligation to earn one's bread presumes the right to do so. A society that denies this right cannot be justified, nor can it attain social peace.
You have bigger balls than some men I know.
A lot of police shootings are justified, but many others are not.
Oppression has no logic--just a self-fulfilling prophecy, justified by a self-perpetuating system.
All feel justified. To find truth, a man must consider the possibility that he is wrong.
It does not astonish me that the critics in London relegate me to the lowest rank. Alas! I fear that they are only too justified!
Our destiny can be examined, but it cannot be justified or totally explained. We are simply here.
What was once justified as sanctioned by God is now properly reviled as an unconscionable violation of human rights.
In Ukraine, there has never been a consensus behind NATO membership. Even Yulia Tymoshenko was noncommittal when she was still prime minister. Georgia under President Mikhail Saakashvili pursued a rather aggressive stance, which stood in the way of its NATO membership. Given both states' unique relationships with Russia, concerns were justified that NATO membership would trigger Russia's reasonable fears of encirclement.
George Bernard Shaw
Capitalism justified itself and was adopted as an economic principle on the express ground that it provides selfish motives for doing good, and that human beings will do nothing except for selfish motives
As an anonymous participant in financial markets, I never had to weigh the social consequences of my actions ... I felt justified in ignoring them on the grounds that I was playing by the rules.
There are no justified resentments.
Anytime anyone is enslaved or in any way deprived of his liberty, that person, as a human being, as far as I'm concerned he is justified to resort to whatever methods necessary to bring about his liberty again.
Although under particular circumstances, the violence method - any method - can be justified, nevertheless once you commit violence, then counterviolence will be returned.
Rage only works if it is justified. That's the trick with rage. You gotta have a reason to be mad.