I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.
Incompetent Last Refuge
And I thought the whole point of my education was that violence IS the answer.
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
Rough People Behalf
This calls for a very special blend of psychology and extreme violence.
violence vyvyan Humor
The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.
We sleep safely at night because rough men stand ready to visit violence on those who would harm us.
World peace must develop from inner peace. Peace is not just mere absence of violence. Peace is, I think, the manifestation of human compassion.
Why were the other angels attacking you?"
"It's impolite to ask the victim of violence what they did to be attacked.
Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.
Non-Violence Other Beings
Physical love is unthinkable without violence.
love Love violence