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Vengeance is mine, I will repay, saith the Lord.

Author: Bible

Profession: Sacred Scriptures of Christian

Vengeance has no foresight.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

Nothing is more costly, nothing is more sterile, than vengeance.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

It is better to receive than to do injury.

Author: Marcus T. Cicero

Profession: Great Roman Orator, Politician

The object of art is to crystallize emotion into thought and then give it form.

Author: Delsarte


Delay in vengeance delivers a heavier blow.

Author: John Ford

Profession: British Playwright

On wrongs swift vengeance waits.

Author: Alexander Pope (1688-1744)

Profession: British Poet, Critic, Translator

The noblest vengeance is to forgive.

Author: Proverb


Where vice is vengeance follows.

Author: Scottish Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Scottish Origin

Is it to be thought unreasonable that the people, in atonement for wrongs of a century, demand the vengeance of a single day?

Author: Maximilien Robespierre (1758-1794)

Profession: French Revolutionary Leader

Vengeance taken will often tear the heart and torment the conscience.

Author: Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860)

Profession: German Philosopher