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Revenge quotes (15)
Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.
Martin Luther King Jr. Category: Revenge
Revenge has no more quenching effect on emotions than salt water has on thirst.
Walter Weckler Category: Revenge
In taking revenge a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over he is superior.
Francis Bacon Category: Revenge
I fear all we have done is awakened a sleeping giant and filled him with a terrible resolve.
Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto Category: Revenge
The divine wrath is slow indeed in vengeance But it makes up for its tardiness by the severity of the punishment.
Valerius Maximus Category: Revenge
He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green which otherwise would heal and do well.
John Milton Category: Revenge
RETRIBUTION n. A rain of fire-and-brimstone that falls alike upon the just and such of the unjust as have not procured shelter by evicting them.
Ambrose Gwinett Bierce Category: Revenge
In revenge and in love woman is more barbarous than man.
Friedrich Nietzsche Category: Revenge
Time spent in getting even would be better spent in getting ahead.
Unknown Category: Revenge
Follow me if I advance! Kill me if I retreat! Revenge me if I die!
Ngo Dinh Diem Category: Revenge
Men regard it as their right to return evil for evil - and if they cannot feel they have lost their liberty.
Aristotle Category: Revenge
Why seeketh thou revenge O man! With what purpose is it that thou pursuest it? Thinkest thou to pain thine adversary by it? Know that thou thyself feelest its greatest torments.
Akhenaton Category: Revenge
Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.
Samuel Johnson Category: Revenge
The shoes on the other foot now.
Proverb Category: Revenge
Since we cannot match it let us take our revenge by abusing it.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne Category: Revenge