Vengeance Quotes

The military posts vengeance on their websites, and seeks publicity for their displays of inhumanity.

Moran Margaret Cho

The whole human race loses by every act of personal vengeance.

Rae Foley

It is not violence that best overcomes hate nor vengeance that most certainly heals injury.

Charlotte Bront

Where vice is vengeance follows.

Scottish Proverbs

Vengeance is not the point; change is. But the trouble is that in most people's minds the thought of victory and the thought of punishing the enemy coincide.

Barbara Deming

The thirst for vengeance was the beautiful nature which Homer imitated.

Johann G. Hamann

On wrongs swift vengeance waits.

Alexander Pope

If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.

Niccolo Machiavelli

A politics of vengeance is not politics. Revenge is a recklessness towards the future in a vain attempt to make the present abolish a suffering which is already past.

Sir Bernard Rowland Crick

An essential condition of listening to God is that the mind should not be distracted by thoughts of resentment, ill-temper, hatred or vengeance, all of which are comprised in the general term, the wrath of man.

R. V. G. Tasker

Vengeance is sweet.

William Painter

Delay in vengeance gives a heavier blow.

John Ford

Vengeance is not the point; change is. But the trouble is that in most [people's] minds the thought of victory and the thought of punishing the enemy coincide.

Barbara Deming

Vengeance taken will often tear the heart and torment the conscience.

Arthur Schopenhauer

Vengeance is mine, I will repay, saith the Lord.

Bible

Nothing is more costly, nothing is more sterile, than vengeance.

Winston Churchill

When critics sit in judgment it is hard to tell where justice leaves off and vengeance begins.

Chuck Jones

The injury that we do to a man must be such that we need not fear his vengeance.

Steve Perry

Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.

Samuel Johnson

Just vengeance does not call for punishment.

Pierre Corneille

I am tired and sick of war. Its glory is all moonshine. It is only those who have neither fired a shot nor heard the shrieks and groans of the wounded who cry aloud for blood, for vengeance, for desolation. War is hell.

William Tecumseh Sherman

Deep vengeance is the daughter of deep silence.

Vittorio Alfieri

All religions are cruel, all founded on blood; for all rest principally on the idea of sacrifice-that is, on the perpetual immolation of humanity to the insatiable vengeance of divinity.

Mikhail Alexandrovich Bakunin

He who seeks vengeance must dig two graves: one for his enemy and one for himself

Chinese Proverb
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