Hatred Is The Coward’s Revenge

“Hatred is the coward’s revenge for being intimidated.”
~ George Bernard Shaw

“Love is a given, hatred is acquired.”
~ Douglas Horton

“A Rattlesnake, if Cornered will become so angry it will bite itself. That is exactly what the harboring of hate and resentment against others is — a biting of oneself. We think we are harming others in holding these spites and hates, but the deeper harm is to ourselves.”
~ E. Stanley Jones

“Those who hate you don’t win unless you hate them; and then you destroy yourself.”
~ Richard Nixon

“Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.”
~ Will Smith

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”
~ Martin Luther King Jr.

“The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.”
~ Elie Wiesel

“Hate the sin, love the sinner.”
~ Mahatma Gandhi

“In time we hate that which we often fear.”
~ William Shakespeare

“Love those you hate you.”
~ Leo Tolstoy

“Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.”
~ Henry Emerson Fosdick

“Hatred is one long wait.”
~ René Maran

“The price of hating other human beings is loving oneself less.”
~ Eldridge Cleaver

“If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn’t part of ourselves doesn’t disturb us.”
~ Hermann Hesse

“If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.”
~ Charley Reese

“Hatreds are the cinders of affection.”
~ Walter Raleigh

“Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure;
Men love in haste, but they detest at leisure.”
~ Lord Byron

“Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs.”
~ Charlotte Bronte

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