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Picture quote by Marcus Aurelius about revenge

The best revenge is not to be like your enemy. ⏤ Marcus Aurelius

Picture quote about honor

No revenge is more honourable than the one not taken.

Picture quote by Theodore Roosevelt about action

If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month. ⏤ Theodore Roosevelt

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about revenge

An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

Picture quote by Francis Bacon about superior

In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior. ⏤ Francis Bacon

Picture quote by Karen Salmansohn about revenge

Whoever said revenge is sweet never tasted the yumminess of forgetaboutit. ⏤ Karen Salmansohn

Picture quote about woman

A little girl seeks revenge. A woman moves on whole karma does her dirty work.

Picture quote by Frank Sinatra about success

The best revenge is massive success. ⏤ Frank Sinatra

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

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.

Confucius, philosopher

I take my only exercise acting as a pallbearer at the funerals of my friends who exercise regularly.

Mark Twain, author

Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind.

Juvenal, poet

You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.

Lou Holtz, coach

Revenge converts a little right into a great wrong.


Success is the sweetest revenge.

Vanessa Williams, musician

That old law about an eye for an eye leaves everybody blind. The time is always right to do the right thing.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Living well is the best revenge.

George Herbert, poet

No revenge is so heroic than that which torments envy by doing good.


Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot that it do singe yourself.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Vengeance taken will often tear the heart and torment the conscience.

Arthur Schopenhauer, philosopher

If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?

William Shakespeare, dramatist

While seeking revenge, dig two graves -- one for yourself.

Doug Horton,

Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.

Austin O'Malley, physicist

Revenge is the act of passion, vengeance is an act of justice.

Samuel Johnson, author

Nothing is more costly, nothing is more sterile, than vengeance.

Winston Churchill, politician

Forgiveness is better than revenge, for forgiveness is the sign of a gentle nature, but revenge is the sign of a savage nature.

Epictetus, philosopher

The best manner of avenging ourselves is by not resembling him who has injured us.

Jane Porter, novelist

Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

Vengeance is a dish best eaten cold.


Delay in vengeance delivers a heavier blow.

John Ford, dramatist

To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

In taking revenge a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

It is better to receive than to do injury.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

What ever the motive for the insult, it is always best to overlook it; for folly doesn't deserve resentment, and malice is punished by neglect.

Samuel Johnson, author

On wrongs swift vengeance waits.

Alexander Pope, poet

Revenge in cold blood is the devil's own act and deed.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Where vice is vengeance follows.

Scottish Proverbs,

I love acting because it's a bit of an escape. It gives you the ability to reinvent yourself. They say that acting is the shy man's revenge.

Hayden Christensen, actor

Our revenge will be the laughter of our children.

Bobby Sands, activist

Vengeance is mine, I will repay, saith the Lord.


Virtuous people often revenge themselves for the constraints to which they submit by the boredom which they inspire.

Confucius, philosopher

Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Harry was left to ponder in silence the depths to which girls would sink to get revenge.

J. K. Rowling, novelist

An eye for an eye, and the whole world would be blind.

Kahlil Gibran, artist

Thus the whirligig of time brings in his revenges.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

Revenge proves its own executioner.

John Ford, dramatist

In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Meekness: Uncommon patience in planning a revenge that is worth while.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

Vengeance has no foresight.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

Just vengeance does not call for punishment.

Pierre Corneille, dramatist

Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.

Paul Gauguin, artist

You cannot go ahead while you are getting even.

Dick Armey, politician

Revenge is barren of itself: it is the dreadful food it feeds on; its delight is murder, and its end is despair.

Friedrich von Schiller, poet

Revenge is the naked idol of the worship of a semi-barbarous age.

Percy Bysshe Shelley, poet

Before Nelson Mandela was arrested in 1962, he was an angry, relatively young man. He founded the ANC's military wing. When he was released, he surprised everyone because he was talking about reconciliation and forgiveness and not about revenge.

Desmond Tutu, cleric

Certainly, in taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy, but in passing it over, he is superior; for it is a prince's part to pardon.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

It is impossible to suffer without making someone pay for it; every complaint already contains revenge.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

The alternate domination of one faction over another, sharpened by the spirit of revenge natural to party dissension, which in different ages and countries has perpetrated the most horrid enormities, is itself a frightful despotism. But this leads at length to a more formal and permanent despotism.

George Washington, president

Let go of offence. Let go of fear. Let go of revenge. Don't live angry, let go now!

Joel Osteen, clergyman

Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for revenge or defense can be just.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

If you lose a big fight, it will worry you all of your life. It will plague you - until you get your revenge.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

Men should be either treated generously or destroyed, because they take revenge for slight injuries - for heavy ones they cannot.

Niccolo Machiavelli, writer

Something of vengeance I had tasted for the first time; as aromatic wine it seemed, on swallowing, warm and racy: its after-flavour, metallic and corroding, gave me a sensation as if I had been poisoned.

Charlotte Bronte, novelist

Expelled from individual consciousness by the rush of change, history finds its revenge by stamping the collective unconsciousness with habits and values.

Arthur M. Schlesinger, historian

No more tears now; I will think upon revenge.

Mary Stuart,

One good act of vengeance deserves another.

John Jefferson,

Getting inside the mind of a terrorist wasn't difficult at all. Even as children, human beings fabricate elaborate revenge fantasies. We're not a particular species. Check out popular video games.

Alan Dean Foster, author

This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Interpretation is the revenge of the intellectual upon art.

Susan Sontag, author

Punishment is not for revenge, but to lessen crime and reform the criminal.

Elizabeth Fry, clergyman

I felt so painfully isolated that I vowed I would get revenge on the world by becoming a famous cartoonist.

Robert Crumb, artist

In human history, the desire for revenge and the desire for loot have often been closely associated.

John McCarthy, politician

Instead of a man of peace and love, I have become a man of violence and revenge.

Hiawatha, statesman

It is always better to avenge dear ones than to indulge in mourning. For every one of us, living in this world means waiting for our end. Let whoever can win glory before death. When a warrior is gone, that will be his best and only bulwark.

Seamus Heaney, poet

But I won't bore you any longer on the subject of old men. It won't make things any better and all my plans of revenge (such as disconnecting the lamp, shutting the door, hiding his clothes) must be abandoned in order to keep the peace. Oh, I'm becoming so sensible! ...

Anne Frank, diarist

I mean, who wants to live waking up... at least I don't want to live waking up everyday about revenge.

Mitchell Baker,

Violence is almost an everyday occurrence in some Muslim lands: it should not be exacerbated by revenge attacks on more innocent families and communities.

Cat Stevens, musician

I think to a certain extent in Bosnia and among the Hutus in Rwanda and also among the Tutsis in Rwanda who then took revenge on the Hutus, there is a sense of being swept up and a sense that the society in which they live has gone mad.

John Pomfret, journalist

I've seen the teaser trailer for Revenge of the Sith though and I think it will be excellent.

David Prowse, actor

Serial killing is not about sex at all, but about power and control and revenge on society.

Pat Brown, entertainer

It would be flattering to call it a modern Dirty Harry, but I think this film deals more with the loss of his wife than the traditional revenge vigilante films.

Vin Diesel, actor

Love has its place, as does hate. Peace has its place, as does war. Mercy has its place, as do cruelty and revenge.

Meir Kahane, clergyman

No trait is more justified than revenge in the right time and place.

Meir Kahane, clergyman

Evil is always devising more corrosive misery through man's restless need to exact revenge out of his hate.

Ralph Steadman, cartoonist

Revenge is a way of life and definitely some thing that we identify with. We all feel cheated in some way about some thing and how nice it would be to do something about it. I mean ultimately it's not the most Christian of sentiments.

Radha Mitchell, actress

I choose not to give energy to the emotions of revenge, hatred or the desire to subjugate.

Rosanne Cash, musician

In the Seventies, a lot of executions via electric chair failed because of technical problems. Seed tells the true story of someone who survived and sought revenge. They buried him alive to make it seem he was dead.

Uwe Boll, director

One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can it be right to do an injustice; and it is not right to return an injury, or to do evil to any man, however much we have suffered from him.

Socrates, philosopher

Revenge has no more quenching effect on emotions than salt water has on thirst.

Walter Weckler,

To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster; either condemn or crown your hatred.

Pierre Corneille, dramatist

May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today, but rather to thoughts of mercy and compassion. We are to love our enemies that they might be returned to their right minds.

Marianne Williamson, author

He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.

John Milton, poet

I fear that our true motivation is about oil and our own flailing economy; about the failure to destroy Al Qaeda and about revenge.

Dave Matthews, musician

Revenge is not always sweet, once it is consummated we feel inferior to our victim.

Emile M. Cioran, philosopher

It was, however, in the interest of Osama bin Laden for us to destroy a secular Arab leader; it was very much in the interest of the Iranians because they wanted revenge against Saddam Hussein for Iraq's invasion in 1980.

William Odom, soldier

When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her.

Sacha Guitry, director

And, re-assembling our afflicted powers, consult how we may henceforth most offend.

John Milton, poet

Follow me if I advance! Kill me if I retreat! Revenge me if I die!

Ngo Dinh Diem, statesman

The people who influenced me most were the people who said I would never make it. They gave me a thirst for revenge.

Colin Mochrie, actor

I'm pretty Sicilian if I've been crossed. I don't seek revenge, but I never forget. And I make it hard to repair, which is not a great quality because if people held me to that standard, no one would be around me - ever.

Amy Adams, actress

The idea of revenge coming from a 14-year-old girl isn't, you know, exactly right.

Hailee Steinfeld, actress

While seeking revenge, dig two graves - one for yourself.

Douglas Horton, clergyman

Revenge... is like a rolling stone, which, when a man hath forced up a hill, will return upon him with a greater violence, and break those bones whose sinews gave it motion.

Jeremy Taylor, clergyman

A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Men are more prone to revenge injuries than to requite kindness.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Gorgeous hair is the best revenge.

Ivana Trump, celebrity

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