What is Fair?

A beautiful woman is fair. In accordance with the rules or standards; legitimate? Without cheating or trying to achieve unjust advantage?
Does fair mean just?
Is justice as love fair?

Blazing Night Grass
“Aquinas’s conception of justice as primarily a virtue of persons based upon love is still relevant today, and is attractive as a model for late modernity.”

— Dr. David Klassen

Flowers and Ocean
“I do not love the bright sword for its sharpness, nor the arrow for its swiftness, nor the warrior for his glory. I love only that which they defend.”

— J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers

Vancouver Harbour
“Do not accept anything as the truth if it lacks love. And do not accept anything as love which lacks truth! One without the other becomes a destructive lie.”

— St. Teresa Benedicta (Edith Stein)


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