Quotes on violence

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It is clear that the way to heal society of its violence... and lack of love is to replace the pyramid of domination with the circle of equality and respect.
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Manitonquat Quotes

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Man's destructive hand spares nothing that lives; he kills to feed himself, he kills to clothe himself, he kills to adorn himself, he kills to attack, he kills to defend himself, he kills to instruct himself, he kills to amuse himself, he kills for the sake of killing.
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Josef de Maistre Quotes

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Force is all-conquering, but its victories are short-lived.
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Abraham Lincoln Quotes

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And so, to the end of history, murder shall breed murder, always in the name of right and honor and peace, until the gods are tired of blood and create a race that can understand.
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George Bernard Shaw Quotes

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There is a great streak of violence in every human being. If it is not channeled and understood, it will break out in war or in madness.
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Sam Peckinpah Quotes

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What broke in a man when he could bring himself to kill another?
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Alan Paton Quotes

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How many does it take to metamorphose wickedness into righteousness? One man must not kill. If he does, it is murder... But a state or nation may kill as many as they please, and it is not murder. It is just, necessary, commendable, and right. Only get people enough to agree to it, and the butchery of myriads of human beings is perfectly innocent. But how many does it take?
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Adin Ballou Quotes

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Who overcomes by force hath overcome but half his foe.
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John Milton Quotes

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Violence in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat.
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John Frederick Boyes Quotes

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Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat, for it is momentary.
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Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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