It is better to suffer wrongdoing than to do wrong oneself. (Socrates, quoted by Bishop Robert Barton)

Crime is increasing at staggering rates. It seems that more and more people have no sense of right and wrong. They feel perfectly free to go after what they want no matter who is hurt. Socrates expresses greater concern for one’s character: “Surely, suffering injustice is terrible, but what is worse is the corrosion of soul that takes place when one commits injustice.”

The Lord Almighty: “Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another (Zechariah 7:9).