Victim

Be as a lamp unto them that walk in darkness, a joy to the sorrowful, a sea for the thirsty, a haven for the distressed, an upholder and defender of the victim of oppression.

Bahá’u’lláh, Epistle to the Son of the Wolf, p. 93

For the victims of oppression to intercede in favor of their enemies is, in the estimation of rulers, a princely deed.

Bahá’u’lláh, Epistle to the Son of the Wolf, p. 77

If it fail, however, in its allegiance to its Creator, it will become a victim to self and passion, and will, in the end, sink in their depths.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 158

Our Pen is moved to commemorate thee, and to extol the victims of tyranny, those men and women that sleep beneath thy dust.

Bahá’u’lláh, Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh, p. 108

They that have turned away from His Face are the helpless victims of their corrupt inclinations. They are indeed of them that have gone astray.

Bahá’u’lláh, The Summons of the Lord of Hosts, p. 75

Be ye the helpers of every victim of oppression, the patrons of the disadvantaged.

‘Abdu’l-Bahá, Selections from the Writings of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, p. 3