Violence Quotes and Sayings
Violence won’t solve anything…But it sure makes me feel good.
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
You’re right, violence is not the solution; it’s just part of the equation.
Violence won’t solve a thing. It makes it more challenging to solve, though.
Never scorn a woman. They get violent.
– Pepper Phillips
I am a violent man who has learned not to be violent and regrets his violence.
– John Lennon
My experience teaches me that truth can never be propagated by doing violence.
– Mahatma Gandhi
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Violence is the problem, not the solution.
As much as it hurts, I would rather miss someone than hit someone.
– Brian Celio
Senseless violence is a prerogative of youth, which has much energy but little talent for the constructive.
– Anthony Burgess
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.
Be regular and orderly in your life, that you may be violent and original in your work.
– Clive Barker
Violence is like a strong perfume. It may seem good from afar, but as soon as you get close it’s sickening.
“Our age has need of violence,” he writes. And he is violence.
– Anaïs Nin
Nothing is weaker or smaller than the man who hurts women or children, whether by his actions or by his words.
In some cases nonviolence requires more militancy than violence. ~Cesar Chavez
Through violence, you may “solve” one problem, but you sow seeds for another.
– Dalai Lama
At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.
In violence we forget who we are.
– Mary McCarthy
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.