Violence Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
At the center of non-violence stands the principle of love.
Through violence, you may “solve” one problem, but you sow seeds for another.
- Dalai Lama
Violence send deep roots into the heart, it has no seasons, it is always ripe, evergreen.
- Pat Conroy
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
Violence does not always take visible form, and not all wounds gush blood.
- Haruki Murakami
Violence is the language of the inarticulate.
Violence is a disease, a disease that corrupts all who use it regardless of the cause.
- Chris Hedges
They say violence isn’t the answer but actions speak louder than words.;)
The state calls its own violence law, but that of the individual crime.
A violent order is disorder; and a great disorder is an order.These two things are one.
- Wallace Stevens
The cost of growth is always a small act of violence.
- Jodi Picoult
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 in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat.
~John Frederick Boyes