revenge Quotes

Evil is always devising more corrosive misery through man's restless need to exact revenge out of his hate.
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— Ralph Steadman
Mind is a duality; it is always split. There is no single point on which the mind agrees in totality. Half of the mind will agree and half of the mind will disagree, and whatever you choose, you are choosing only the half. The remaining half is going to take revenge. The unchosen part, the left over, will wait for its chance to show you that whatever you have chosen is wrong. But it does not matter which part you choose. Choice itself is wrong.
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— Rajneesh
You don't play for revenge, you play for respect & pride
tags: respect revenge pride
— Rahul Dravid
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.
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— Radha Mitchell
... Revenge, ... All of a sudden, revenge started brewing in the back of their minds.
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— Quentin Tarantino
Take heed all of you who have at heart mankind's future! Take heed men and women of good will! May the temptation to seek revenge give way to the courage to forgive; may the culture of life and love render vain the logic of death; may trust once more give breath to the lives of peoples.
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— Pope John Paul II
Forgiveness is better than revenge.
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— Pittacus of Mytilene
Our current criminal justice system has no provision for restorative justice, in which an offender confronts the damage they have done and tries to make it right for the people they have harmed. [...] Instead, our system of "corrections" is about arm's-length revenge and retribution, all day and all night.
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— Piper Kerman
If you betray me, can I take a better revenge than to love the person you hate?
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— Pierre Corneille
To take revenge halfheartedly is to court disaster; either condemn or crown your hatred.
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— Pierre Corneille
Revenge is a dish that is best served cold.
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— Pierre Choderlos de Laclos
Despair is like forward children, who, when you take away one of their playthings, throw the rest into the fire for madness. It grows angry with itself, turns its own executioner, and revenges its misfortunes on its own head.
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— Pierre Charron
We know we should have won that game. But that doesn't mean we look at it as a revenge game. It means we think we should have won; and now, let's correct it.
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— Phillip Daniels
The truly great man is as apt to forgive as his power is able to revenge.
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— Philip Sidney
I'm the kind of father I wanted my father to be. That may be the sweetest revenge.
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— Philip Schultz
There are real facts in my poems, but facts mixed up in the perverse stubborn stew of imagination, add a pinch or two of revenge and retribution, a dash of amplification and reparation.
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— Philip Schultz
His victims were for the most part financial institutions who exact their revenge in courtrooms.
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— Philip Russell
Revenge, that thirsty dropsy of our souls, makes us covet that which hurts us most.
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— Philip Massinger
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen is beyond bad. It carves out its own category of godawfulness. And, please, you don't have to remind me that the original was a colossal hit ($700 million worldwide) and the sequel will probably do just as well. I know it's popular. So is junk food, and they both poison your insides and rot your brain.
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— Peter Travers
Pettiness seems to go hand in hand with vindictiveness. The smaller the person, the larger the need for revenge. This may account for the fact that some consensual crimes have stiffer penalties than do most crimes with innocent victims.
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— Peter McWilliams
There's a difference between what I call a dumb ghost and a smart ghost. The smart ghost is Hamlet's father - you know, he says, "Get revenge, my son!" That's incredibly rare. It's much more the grey lady in the same place everyday, moving across the floor.
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— Peter James
He felt like the last bullet in a gun meant for revenge, sealed with a kiss.
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— Pete Wentz
The most wonderful revenge you can have is by dumping an attractive, vacant man for an uglier one. That way all of his friends can scratch their heads, and for the next year or so wonder why.
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— Perry Brass
Revenge and wrong bring forth their kind;The foul cubs like their parents are.
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— Percy Bysshe Shelley
Peace is in the grave. The grave hides all things beautiful and good. I am a God and cannot find it there, Nor would I seek it; for, though dread revenge, This is defeat, fierce king, not victory.
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— Percy Bysshe Shelley
Forget the dead, the past? O yet there are ghosts that may take revenge for it, memories that make the heart a tomb, regrets which gild thro' the spirit's gloom, and with ghastly whispers tell that joy, once lost, is pain.
tags: pain heart joy memory regret revenge lost ghost spirit
— Percy Bysshe Shelley
Revenge is the naked idol of the worship of a semi-barbarous age.
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— Percy Bysshe Shelley
The essence of practice is always the same: instead of falling prey to a chain reaction of revenge or self-hatred, we gradually learn to catch the emotional reaction and drop the story lines.
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— Pema Chodron
The wish to disappear sends many travelers away. If you are thoroughly sick of being kept waiting at home or at work, travel is perfect: let other people wait for a change. Travel is a sort of revenge for having been put on hold, or having to leave messages on answering machines, not knowing your party's extension, being kept waiting all your working life - the homebound writer's irritants. But also being kept waiting is the human conditon.
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— Paul Theroux
I have found that there are two ways of dealing with men. Either you treat them with respect, or you kill them. Anything in between merely breeds resentment and the desire for revenge.
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— Paul Kearney
Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge.
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— Paul Gauguin
Elegant revenge is great. The perfect revenge that lets people see who they actually are for a moment.
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— Patrick Somerville
Some tropes are universal. Boy meets girl. Betrayal and revenge. The search to discover a hidden truth.... A mother's love isn't cliché, it's universal. These things are archetypes. They're the building blocks of myth and legend. They are a big part about what it means to be human.
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— Patrick Rothfuss
suicide can be used as a very cruel weapon, you know. It can be the ultimate revenge, leaving a scar that a living person may carry to the grave.
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— Patricia Moyes
The point of revenge is not in the completion but in the process.
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— Park Chan-wook
Living without hate for people is almost impossible. There is nothing wrong with fantasizing about revenge. You can have that feeling. You just shouldn't act in it.
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— Park Chan-wook
It certainly is a very difficult group,. We're still bleeding after the Champions League final and want our revenge.
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— Paolo Maldini
Robots are emotionless, so they don't get upset if their buddy is killed, they don't commit crimes of rage and revenge. But ... they see an 80-year-old grandmother in a wheelchair the same way they see a T80 tank; they're both just a series of zeros and ones.
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— P. W. Singer
Everything evil is revenge.
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— Otto Weininger
It is essential that justice be done, and it is equally vital that justice not be confused with revenge, for the two are wholly different.
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— Oscar Arias