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Progress is the injustice each generation commits with regard to its predecessors.

Emil Cioran (1911-1995) Romanian philosopher and essayist.

I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just; that his justice cannot sleep forever.

Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) Third president of the United States.

A hurtful act is the transference to others of the degradation which we bear in ourselves.

Simone Weil (1910-1943) French Philosopher

Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.

Horace (BC 65-8) Latin lyric poet.

Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my doing so.

Samuel Butler (1612-1680) British poet and satirist.

Children will still die unjustly even in a perfect society. Even by his greatest effort, man can only propose to diminish, arithmetically, the sufferings of the world.

Albert Camus (1913-1960) French novelist, essayist and dramatist.