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I didn't want to become some embittered old hack getting his revenge for the rest of my life. And I didn't want to become some scared creature cowering in a corner. I remember telling myself not to carry the hatred around, although I know where it is. I have it in a trunk in storage.
This is certain, that a man that studieth revenge keeps his wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.
Evil is always devising more corrosive misery through man's restless need to exact revenge out of his hate.
Gorgeous hair is the best revenge.
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.
Men are more prone to revenge injuries than to requite kindness.
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them by the force of the very passion they have suppressed and think themselves superior to.
Never does the human soul appear so strong as when it foregoes revenge and dares to forgive an injury.
Edwin Hubbel Chapin
Hunger, revenge, to sleep are petty foes, But only death the jealous eyes can close.
I choose not to give energy to the emotions of revenge, hatred or the desire to subjugate.
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.
There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world.
Revenge is profitable, gratitude is expensive.
He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.
Revenge is barren of itself: it is the dreadful food it feeds on; its delight is murder, and its end is despair.
Instead of a man of peace and love, I have become a man of violence and revenge.
Revenge is not always sweet, once it is consummated we feel inferior to our victim.
Emile M. Cioran
Lust is to the other passions what the nervous fluid is to life; it supports them all, lends strength to them all ambition, cruelty, avarice, revenge, are all founded on lust.
Marquis de Sade
I don't believe in revenge. When people are bullies it's because of a deeper-rooted issue - either their family life is tough or they're being bullied by someone bigger than they are.
Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.
The point of revenge is not in the completion but in the process.
Looking good is the best revenge.
To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster; either condemn or crown your hatred.
Revenge is the naked idol of the worship of a semi-barbarous age.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Most wars are not fought over shortages of resources such as food and water, but rather over conquest, revenge, and ideology.
Follow me if I advance! Kill me if I retreat! Revenge me if I die!
Ngo Dinh Diem
Wit as an instrument of revenge is as infamous as art is as a means of sensual titillation.
Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
Revenge only engenders violence, not clarity and true peace. I think liberation must come from within.
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.
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