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Justine Wise Polier

  • Passionate concern may lead to errors of judgment, but the lack of passion in the face of human wrong leads to spiritual bankruptcy.

    • Justine Wise Polier,
    • in Joyce Antler, The Journey Home ()

Justine Wise Polier, U.S. judge, juvenile justice activist

(1903 - 1987)