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  1. Picture quote by Marcus Aurelius about revenge

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

  2. Picture quote about honor

    No revenge is more honourable than the one not taken.

  3. 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

  4. Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about revenge

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

  5. 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

  6. Picture quote by Karen Salmansohn about revenge

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

  7. Picture quote by Frank Sinatra about success

    The best revenge is massive success. ⏤ Frank Sinatra

  8. Picture quote about woman

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

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Marcus Aurelius

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


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

Mark Twain

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


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

Lou Holtz

Revenge converts a little right into a great wrong.


Living well is the best revenge.

George Herbert

Success is the sweetest revenge.

Vanessa Williams

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.

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

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

Arthur Schopenhauer

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

Austin O'Malley

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

Doug Horton

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

Samuel Johnson

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

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

Jane Porter

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


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

Winston Churchill

Vengeance is a dish best eaten cold.


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.

Delay in vengeance delivers a heavier blow.

John Ford

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

Thomas Fuller

To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.

Marcus Aurelius

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

Francis Bacon

It is better to receive than to do injury.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

On wrongs swift vengeance waits.

Alexander Pope

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

Thomas Fuller

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


Where vice is vengeance follows.

Scottish Proverbs

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


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

Our revenge will be the laughter of our children.

Bobby Sands

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

Francis Bacon

Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.

Paul Gauguin

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

Ambrose Bierce

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

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

Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

Vengeance has no foresight.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Just vengeance does not call for punishment.

Pierre Corneille

Thus the whirligig of time brings in his revenges.

William Shakespeare

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

J. K. Rowling

You cannot go ahead while you are getting even.

Dick Armey

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

Kahlil Gibran

Revenge proves its own executioner.

John Ford

Gorgeous hair is the best revenge.

Ivana Trump

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

Thomas Fuller

A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.

Francis Bacon

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

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

Douglas Horton

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

Hailee Steinfeld

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

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

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

Ngo Dinh Diem

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

John Milton

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

Sacha Guitry

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

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

Emile M. Cioran

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

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

John Milton

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

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

Pierre Corneille

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

Walter Weckler

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.


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

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

Rosanne Cash

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

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

Ralph Steadman

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

Meir Kahane

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

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

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

Pat Brown

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

David Prowse

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

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

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

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

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


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

John McCarthy

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

Robert Crumb

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

Elizabeth Fry

Interpretation is the revenge of the intellectual upon art.

Susan Sontag

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

Francis Bacon

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

One good act of vengeance deserves another.

John Jefferson

No more tears now; I will think upon revenge.

Mary Stuart

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

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

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

Niccolo Machiavelli

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

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

Marcus Tullius Cicero

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

Joel Osteen

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

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

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

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

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