Aggression Quotes

History teaches that war begins when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.

Ronald Reagan

Aggression is part of the masculine design, we are hardwired for it.... Little girls do not invent games where large numbers of people die, where bloodshed is a prerequisite for having fun. Hockey, for example, was not a feminine creation. Nor was boxing. A boy wants to attack something -- and so does a man, even if it's only a little white ball on a tee.

JOHN ELDREDGE

Success only feeds the appetite of aggression.

LYNDON B. JOHNSON

We know that dictators are quick to choose aggression, while free nations strive to resolve differences in peace.

George W. Bush

Time and again we see leaders and members of religions incite aggression, fanaticism, hate, and xenophobia - even inspire and legitimate violent and bloody conflicts.

Hans Kung

The will to survive is not as important as the will to prevail... the answer to criminal aggression is retaliation.

Jeff Cooper

But which is the State's essential function, aggression or defence, few seem to know or care.

Benjamin Tucker

Aggression only moves in one direction - it creates more aggression.

Margaret J. Wheatley

Aggression is simply another name for government.

Benjamin Tucker

The truth is often a terrible weapon of aggression. It is possible to lie, and even to murder, with the truth.

Alfred Adler

We have nothing in our history or position to invite aggression; we have everything to beckon us to the cultivation of relations of peace and amity with all nations.

Franklin P. Adams

Wars of aggression are popular nowadays with those nations convinced that only victory and conquest could improve their material well-being.

Ludwig von Mises

The Vietnamese people deeply love independence, freedom and peace. But in the face of United States aggression they have risen up, united as one man.

Ho Chi Minh

At a time when unbridled greed, malignant aggression, and existence of weapons of mass destruction threatens the survival of humanity, we should seriously consider any avenue that offers some hope.

Stanislav Grof

Security is the priceless product of freedom. Only the strong can be secure, and only in freedom can men produce those material resources which can secure them from want at home and against aggression from abroad.

B. E. Hutchinson

The one who commits aggression and tyranny, and the one who helps him upon it, and the one who is pleased over it - all are party and participants in it.

Muhammad ibn Al_al Taqi

Too much aggression and work will move what you desire further away.

Bryant McGill

Wanting anything too desperately is a form of aggression and violence, which will always be met with resistance.

Bryant McGill

A car crash harnesses elements of eroticism, aggression, desire, speed, drama, kinesthetic factors, the stylizing of motion, consumer goods, status all these in one event. I myself see the car crash as a tremendous sexual event really: a liberation of human and machine libido (if there is such a thing).

James Graham Ballard

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Updated On : January 13, 2014
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