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  He who cannot revenge himself is weak, he who will not is contemptible.  
 -  Italian proverb
  

  A woman's vengeance knows no bounds.  
 -  German proverb
  

  No revenge is more honorable than the one not taken.  
 -  English proverb
  

  Revenge converts a little right into a great wrong.  
 -  German proverb
  

  The revenge that is postponed is not forgotten.  
 -  Icelandic proverb
  

  Revenge is a new wrong.  
 -  German proverb
  

  Do I appreciate the idea of jealousy, revenge and all these so-called dark qualities? Yes. Do I write these songs in order to engage in some public war with someone? No.  
 -  Alanis Morissette
  

  A punishment that penalizes without forestalling is indeed called revenge.  
 -  Albert Camus
  

  Revenge is sweet and not fattening.  
 -  Alfred Hitchcock
  

  There's small revenge in words, but words may be greatly revenged.  
 -  Benjamin Franklin
  

  Mr. T once defeated Chuck Norris in a game of tic-tac-toe. In retaliation, Chuck Norris invented racism.  
 -  Chuck Norris jokes
  

  That's the best revenge of all: happiness. Nothing drives people crazier than seeing someone have a good fucking life.  
 -  Chuck Palahniuk
  

  Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.  
 -  Confucius
  

  To seek greatness is the only righteous vengeance.  
 -  Criss Jami
  

  The reprisal against the suicide bomber does not bring peace. There is a suicide bomber, a reprisal and then a counter-reprisal. And it just goes on and on.  
 -  Desmond Tutu
  

  The best revenge is to live on and prove yourself.  
 -  Eddie Vedder
  

  Revenge is profitable, gratitude is expensive.  
 -  Edward Gibbon
  

  The best revenge is massive success.  
 -  Frank Sinatra
  

  Hatred is the coward's revenge for being intimidated.  
 -  George Bernard Shaw
  

  We should forgive our enemies, but not before they are hanged.  
 -  Heinrich Heine
  

  Hatred is the coward's revenge for being intimidated.  
 -  George Bernard Shaw
  

  We should forgive our enemies, but not before they are hanged.  
 -  Heinrich Heine
  

  Gorgeous hair is the best revenge.  
 -  Ivana Trump
  

  The best revenge is living well.  
 -  Jerry Seinfeld
  

  Do you have something to prove? Do you have some old embarrassment you want to wipe off the slate? You know, that old saying, 'Massive success is the sweetest revenge' is true.  
 -  Jim Rohn
  

  Beware the fury of a patient man.  
 -  John Dryden
  

  He that studieth revenge keepeth his own wounds green, which otherwise would heal and do well.  
 -  John Milton
  

  There is no revenge so complete as forgiveness.  
 -  Josh Billings
  

  Mediocre people will be intimidated by your success. That's because they haven't been willing to do whatever it takes to achieve their dreams, so their retaliation is to attack you for doing what they haven't been willing to do.  
 -  Larry Winget
  

  Don't get mad. Get even.  
 -  Lee Iacocca
  

  An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.  
 -  Mahatma Gandhi
  

  The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.  
 -  Marcus Aurelius
  

  May we not succumb to thoughts of violence and revenge today, but rather to thoughts of mercy and compassion. We are to love our enemies that they might be returned to their right minds.  
 -  Marianne Williamson
  

  Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.  
 -  Martin Luther King Jr.
  

  When someone is mean to me, I just make them a victim in my next book.  
 -  Mary Higgins Clark
  

  I'm a fighter. I believe in the eye-for-an-eye business. I'm no cheek turner. I got no respect for a man who won't hit back. You kill my dog, you better hide your cat.  
 -  Muhammad Ali
  

  You will achieve more in this world through acts of mercy than you will through acts of retribution.  
 -  Nelson Mandela
  

  People should either be caressed or crushed. If you do them minor damage they will get their revenge; but if you cripple them there is nothing they can do. If you need to injure someone, do it in such a way that you do not have to fear their vengeance.  
 -  Niccolo Machiavelli
  

  The point of revenge is not in the completion but in the process.  
 -  Park Chan-wook
  

  Those who plot the destruction of others often fall themselves.  
 -  Phaedrus
  

  The idea of hell was born of ignorance, brutality, fear, cowardice, and revenge. This idea testifies that our remote ancestors were the lowest beasts.  
 -  Robert G. Ingersoll
  

  Revenge is an act of passion; vengeance of justice. Injuries are revenged; crimes are avenged.  
 -  Samuel Johnson
  

  What should a wise person do when given a blow? Same as Cato when he was attacked; not fire up or revenge the insult, or even return the blow, but simply ignore it.  
 -  Seneca
  

  A man that studieth revenge keeps his own wounds green.  
 -  Sir Francis Bacon
  

  Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.  
 -  Sir Francis Bacon
  

  In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.  
 -  Sir Francis Bacon
  

  In world affairs, it is no use indulging in hate and revenge. They are the most expensive and futile and self-destroying luxuries by which one can squander the treasure accumulated by the valour of your sons and daughters.  
 -  Sir Winston Churchill
  

  Everyone knows revenge is a dish best served when you've had enough time to build up enough vitriol and fury.  
 -  Sophie Kinsella
  

  To exact revenge for yourself or your friends is not only a right, it's an absolute duty.  
 -  Stieg Larsson
  

  Women do most delight in revenge.  
 -  Thomas Browne
  

  God is a mean-spirited, pugnacious bully bent on revenge against His children for failing to live up to his impossible standards.  
 -  Walt Whitman
  

  Revenge may be wicked, but it's natural.  
 -  William Makepeace Thackeray
  

  The best revenge is happiness, because nothing drives people more crazy then seeing someone actually living a good life.  
 -  Unknown
  

  If a girl ever steals your man, there's no better revenge than letting her keep him. Real men...cant be stolen.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Don't waste your time on revenge. Those who hurt you will eventually face their own karma.  
 -  Unknown
  

  They say REVENGE is a dish best served cold. They also say REVENGE is sweet. This means, basically REVENGE is ICE-CREAM.  
 -  Unknown
  

  In the end there is no greater motivation than revenge.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Success is the greatest revenge.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Revenging the person that broke your heart is a simplest thing. Just move on and face forward, don't look back  
 -  Unknown
  

  The best way to carry out your revenge on those who hate you is to forgive them. Nothing hurts them more.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.  
 -  Unknown
  

  My therapist says I have an obsession with revenge. We'll see about that.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Do not repay anyone evil for evil. Be careful to do what is right in the eyes of everybody. If it is possible, as far as it depends on you, live at peace with everyone. Do not take revenge, my friends, but leave room for God's wrath, for it is written: It is mine to avenge; I will repay, says the Lord.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Living happily is the best revenge you can do to people who have hurt you In the past...  
 -  Unknown
  

  Never go to bed angry, stay awake and plot revenge.  
 -  Unknown
  

  No need for revenge - Just sit back and wait, those that hurt you will eventually screw up all by themselves ...and if you are lucky, God will let you watch.  
 -  Unknown
  

  The best revenge is just moving on and getting over it. Don't give someone the satisfaction of watching you suffer.  
 -  Unknown
  

  Anytime a bird takes a crap on my car, I eat an entire plate of scrambled eggs on my porch. Just to show the birds what I'm capable of.  
 -  Unknown