Revenge Quotes

When we take revenge against another, we lose some of our innocence.

Patrice Redd Vecchione

An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.

Mahatma Gandhi

Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.

Confucius

Revenge... is like a rolling stone, which, when a man hath forced up a hill, will return upon him with a greater violence, and break those bones whose sinews gave it motion.

Albert Schweitzer

A fool will seek revenge, the wise man will allow God's karma.

Keshia Chante

I can hear you, the rest of the world hears you. And the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon.

George Walker Bush

Revenge is an inhuman word.

Seneca

Revenge is a confession of pain

Latin Proverb

Therein lies the defect of revenge: it's all in the anticipation; the thing itself is a pain, not a pleasure; at least the pain is the biggest end of it.

Mark Twain

Nothing inspires forgiveness quite like revenge.

Scott Adams

Power is better than revenge. Power is a live thing, by which you reach out to grasp the future. Revenge is a dead thing, reaching out from the past to grasp you.

Lois McMaster Bujold

A punishment that penalizes without forestalling is indeed called revenge.

Albert Camus

Never does the human soul appear so strong as when it foregoes revenge, and dares to forgive an injury.

Edwin Hubbell Chapin

To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster: Either condemn or crown your hatred.

Pierre Corneille

We will never forget. If it takes us five or ten or twenty years, we will never rest until we get our revenge.

Konrad Adenauer

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Updated On : March 31, 2014
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