Violence Quotes and Sayings

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

An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
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.
Mahatma 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.

Submitted by: Terry W Osborn

Violence is like a strong perfume. It may seem good from afar, but as soon as you get close it’s sickening.

Submitted by: Sweet Lies & Bitter Truths

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.

Submitted by: 1ted

Halt the Violence, Hoist the Peace.

Submitted by: Buchi Halvan

They say violence isn’t the answer but actions speak louder than words.;)

Submitted by: Jillian

You’re right, violence is not the solution; it’s just part of the equation.

Submitted by: bob

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.

Submitted by: Lex

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