What happens in nature is no justification for our behavior, because we are animals of consciousness with the ability of moral choice.
— Bryant H. McGill

The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.
John Kenneth Galbraith justifications quote

There is another side to chivalry. If it dispenses leniency, it may with equal justification invoke control.
— Freda Adler

A structure becomes architectural, and not sculptural, when its elements no longer have their justification in nature.
— Guillaume Apollinaire

The major justification for a life is the happiness and reward it brings to other lives.
— justifications quotation by Unknown