Violence Related Quotes



“regrettably, completing the constitution is not likely to end all the violence in Iraq or solve all of the country's problems.”

Donald Rumsfeld


When you see violence in movies in general, it's very quick and painless, which isn't what it's like.

Vincent Cassel


“You forget that the kingdom of heaven suffers violence: and the kingdom of heaven is like a woman.”

James Joyce


“Those who try to prevent the journalists from reporting the truth, especially those who resort to violence, should be severely punished on charges of obstructing public supervision and denying the people the right to know.”

Wang Weizhong


We tried to make a movie that had sex and violence because we like sex and violence.

Lana Wachowski


“American "energy." . . is the energy of violence, of free-floating resentment and anxiety unleashed by chronic cultural dislocations which must be, for the most part, ferociously sublimated. This energy has mainly been sublimated into crude materialism.”

Susan Sontag


The old Lie:Dulce et decorum estPro patria mori.

Wilfred Owen


“A society that presumes a norm of violence and celebrates aggression, whether in the subway, on the football field, or in the conduct of its business, cannot help making celebrities of the people who would destroy it.”

Lewis H. Lapham


“We don't want violence. But if it happens, it will be caused by government officials and the government will lose.”

Chamlong Srimuang


Allah-U-Akbar (God is great) is the most frightening word, because it always reminds me that someone is committing crime;specifically murder.

M.f. Moonzajer