I was, a near grown man, sat in his dank, dark and rickety digs, feverishly hovering about the glare of a computer screen like a disorientated moth, one searching for a flaming light of recognition from someone/anyone!
An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind....
Most victories are, in the best way, acts of revenge.
Alain de Botton
An eye for an eye would make the whole world blind.
You are not permitted to kill a woman who has injured you, but nothing forbids you to reflect that she is growing older every minute. You are avenged 1440 times a day.
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.
An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Survival was my only hope, success my only revenge.
May the fleas of a thousand camels invade the crotch of the person that ruins your day. And may their arms be to short too scratch
The student of history knows no more refreshing recreation than that of nailing liars, like vermin, to the wall.
Simply put, the best revenge is to live an awesome life.
Zeal is that pure and heavenly flame, The fire of love supplies ; While that which often bears the name, Is self in a disguise. True zeal is merciful and mild, Can pity and forbear ; The false is headstrong, fierce and wild, And breathes revenge and war.
Utu--Maori revenge. 'Do everything well, boy. Do it better than them. Be a better rugby player, better at your job. Outshine them everywhere. Tramp on their pride. Go far, and leave them sniveling in your dust.
The best manner of avenging ourselves is by not resembling him who has injured us.
A need for revenge can burn long and hot. Especially if every glance in a mirror reinforces it.
There's small Revenge in Words, but Words may be greatly revenged
An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.
Tell me, tutor,' I said. 'Is revenge a science, or an art?
Therein lies the defect of revenge: it's all in the anticipation; the thing itself is a pain, not a pleasure; at least the pain is the biggest end of it.
No, no, no, Hooch told himself silently. Getting even don't amount to nothing in this world. Getting even only gets you behind. The best revenge is to get rich enough to make them all call you sir, that's how you get even with these boys.
Orson Scott Card
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