Vengeance Quotes

Delay in vengeance delivers a heavier blow.

John Ford

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

Rae Foley

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

Niccolo Machiavelli

On wrongs swift vengeance waits.

Alexander Pope

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

Johann G. Hamann

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

Where vice is vengeance follows.

Scottish Proverbs

The rarer action is In virtue than in vengeance.

William Shakespeare

Vengeance is a dish best eaten cold.

English Proverb

In high vengeance there is noble scorn.

George Eliot

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

Bible

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

Arthur Schopenhauer

Vengeance has no foresight.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The object of art is to crystallize emotion into thought and then give it form.

Delsarte

The best manner of avenging ourselves is by not resembling him who has injured us.

Jane Porter

Revenge is the abject pleasure of an abject mind.

Juvenal

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

Delay in vengeance gives a heavier blow.

John Ford

Vengeance is sweet.

William Painter

One good act of vengeance deserves another.

John Jefferson

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

No husband will ever be better avenged than by his wife's lover.

Honore de Balzac

Good Christians should never avenge injuries.

Cervantes

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

Charlotte Bront

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Updated On : October 29, 2013
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