Violence Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
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.
Halt the Violence, Hoist the Peace.
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 send deep roots into the heart, it has no seasons, it is always ripe, evergreen.
– Pat Conroy
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
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
At the end of the day, violence never really solves any problem…it just creates new ones.
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.
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.
A violent order is disorder; and a great disorder is an order.These two things are one.
– Wallace Stevens
Violence in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat.
~John Frederick Boyes