Violence Quotes and Sayings
At the end of the day, violence never really solves any problem…it just creates new ones.
He doesn’t have to hit you for it to be abuse. He can degrade, humiliate, blame, curse, manipulate, or try to control you. Its still domestic violence.
Through violence, you may “solve” one problem, but you sow seeds for another.
– Dalai Lama
Nothing is weaker or smaller than the man who hurts women or children, whether by his actions or by his words.
At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.
Violence is the problem, not the solution.
When a child hits a child, we call it aggression.
When a child hits an adult, we call it hostility.
When an adult hits an adult, we call it assault.
When an adult hits a child, we call it discipline.
– Haim G. Ginott
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
– Mahatma Gandhi
My experience teaches me that truth can never be propagated by doing violence.
– Mahatma Gandhi
The roots of violence:
Wealth without work,
Pleasure without conscience,
Knowledge without character,
Commerce without morality,
Science without humanity,
Worship without sacrifice,
Politics without principles.
– Mohandas K. Gandhi
I don’t like violence, but I’m prepared to act violently when confronted with violence and I’m going to give them more than they hoped for.
Violence is like a strong perfume. It may seem good from afar, but as soon as you get close it’s sickening.
Non- violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.
– Thomas A. Edison
Silence is the best answer not violence.
Halt the Violence, Hoist the Peace.
They say violence isn’t the answer but actions speak louder than words.;)
You’re right, violence is not the solution; it’s just part of the equation.
Selfishness leads to violence, and violence leads to more violence. Violence leads to revenge, which again leads to selfishness.
The wise realizes that the chain of hatred needs to be broken.
Violence won’t solve anything…But it sure makes me feel good.
Violence won’t solve a thing. It makes it more challenging to solve, though.
Violence in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat.
~John Frederick Boyes
In violence we forget who we are.
– Mary McCarthy