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Game Violence Quotes


"There's more violence in one football game than there is in an entire hockey season, and nobody ever talks about that." - Keith Allen

"By the age of 18, the average American has witnessed 200,000 acts of violence on television, most of them occurring during Game 1 of an NHL playoff series." - Steve Rushin

"Violence should not always beget more violence." - Gabrielle Zevin

"Comparison leads to violence." - Mandy Patinkin

"Violence does even justice unjustly." - Thomas Carlyle

"Love is stronger than violence." - Hermann Hesse

"I think it's about time we legalize marijuana... We either put people who are smoking marijuana behind bars or we legalize it, but this little game we are playing in the middle is not helping us, it is not helping Mexico and it is causing massive violence on our southern border... Fifty percent of the money going to these cartels is coming just from marijuana coming across our border." - Glenn Beck

"Very often, the way love is defined, it does violence to both people. It almost makes them a slave to the other. For example, if to be in love, or to be married, it means that I'm responsible for the other person's happiness, now we get into this guilt game, where if they're upset, I'm at fault. Soon, that makes the person we are closest to about as much fun to be around as a prolonged dental appointment." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"The world has always needed human beings who refuse to believe that history is nothing but a dull, monstrous selfrepetition, a selfperpetuating, meaningless game, only varied in outer garb, who cannot be converted from their conviction that history signifies progress in morality, that our race is ascending on an invisible ladder from an animal nature towards divinity, from brutal violence to the wisely ordering intellect, and that the ultimate stage of complete understanding is already close at hand, indeed has almost been attained." - Stefan Zweig

"In violence, we forget who we are" - Mary Mccarthy

"Violence is the repartee of the illiterate." - George Bernard Shaw

"Violence is a symptom of impotence." - Anais Nin

"Violence is just, where kindness is vain." - Pierre Corneille

"Violence is the sign of temporary weakness." - Jean Jaures

"Where there is only a choice between cowardice and violence, I would advise violence." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Abortion is violence; a deep, desperate violence inflicted by a woman upon, first of all, herself." - Adrienne Rich

"Violence multiplies violence." - Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Today's game is always different from yesterday's game." - Red Smith

"There is but one game and that game is baseball." - John Mcgraw

"It's the old shell game." - Dan Rather

"Fiction novels, that's my game." - David Benioff

"I intentionally shoot violence to make the audience feel real pain. I have never and I will never shoot violence as if it's some kind of action video game." - Takeshi Kitano

"Perhaps violence, like pornography, is some kind of an evolutionary standby system, a last-resort device for throwing a wild joker into the game?" - J G Ballard

"By the age of 18, the average American has witnessed 200,000 acts of violence on television, most of them occurring during Game 1 of the NHL playoff series." - Steve Rushin

"The more children see of violence, the more numb they are to the deadly consequences of violence. Now, video games like 'Mortal Kombat,' 'Killer Instinct,' and 'Doom,' the very game played obsessively by the two young men who ended so many lives in Littleton, make our children more active participants in simulated violence." - William J Clinton

"The God of peace is never glorified by human violence." - Thomas Merton

"Today violence is the rhetoric of the period." - Jose Ortega Y Gasset

"Violence, even well intentioned, always rebounds upon oneself." - Laozi

"Clarity moves much more efficiently than violence or stress." - Byron Katie

"The most Heterogeneous ideas are yoked by violence together." - Samuel Johnson

"Violence is for those who have lost their imagination." - Shane Claiborne

"Violence is spiritual junk food, and boredom is spiritual anorexia." - Peter Kreeft

"If you want peace, you won't get it with violence." - John Lennon

"We have lived with violence far too long." - Adrienne Rich

"Men are so accustomed to maintaining external order by violence that they cannot conceive of life being possible without violence." - Leo Tolstoy

"Violence produces only something resembling justice, but it distances people from the possibility of living justly, without violence." - Leo Tolstoy

"Violence, whether spiritual or physical, is a quest for identity and the meaningful. The less identity, the more violence." - Marshall Mcluhan

"When a rap song glorifies violence, death and sadness and loss is inflicted because of the violence." - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

"Beware of those who would use violence, too often it is violence they want and neither truth nor freedom." - Louis L'Amour

"I was shooting at myself - I was shooting my own violence and the violence of the times" - Niki de Saint Phalle

"Get the winners into the game." - Bear Bryant

"The game isn't over till it's over." - Yogi Berra

"Life is a zero sum game." - George Carlin

"You have got to love the game." - Lionel Messi

"The game cannot be won, only played." - Will Smith

"Play against the Game, not your opponent." - Bud Wilkinson

"Play the game with a smile." - Earl Monroe

"Half this game is 90 percent mental." - Danny Ozark

"The money game is not like any other game. You cannot choose whether you'll play, for the money game is the only game in town." - Venita VanCaspel

"Instead of playing the game "Making Life Wonderful", we often play the game called "Who's Right". Do you know that game? It's a game where everybody loses." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Half the game is 90% mental." - Yogi Berra

"A star can win any game; a team can win every game." - Jack Ramsay

"Golf is just a game - and an idiotic game most of the time." - Mark Calcavecchia

"Prepare for every game like you just lost your last game." - Lon Kruger

"I have a plan of action, but the game is a game of adjustments." - Mike Krzyzewski

"When you watch the game, be a student of the game." - Don Meyer

"Italians can't win the game against you, but you can lose the game against the Italians." - Johan Cruijff

"Any game where a man 60 can beat a man 30 ain't no game." - Burt Shotton

"You play to win the game...Hello. You play to win the game." - Herman Edwards

"We came out to get Game 1 but we also want to get Game 2" - Marcus Camby

"You watch the game, you don't see Busquets. You watch Busquets, you see the whole game." - Vicente Del Bosque

"The game of golf was bigger than Jack Nicklaus when Jack was dominating the game." - Tim Finchem

"A delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is forever bad." - Shigeru Miyamoto

"These data suggest very strongly that participating in the playing of violent video games by children and youth increase aggressive thought and behavior; increase antisocial behavior and delinquency; engender poor school performance; desensitize the game player to violence." - Leland Yee

"That's my life. But I don't glorify violence, and I hate jail. The rap game saved me, man: I've got three children, and I wouldn't even think of putting my hand in somebody's pocket or doing something stupid now." - Black Rob

"He thought each memory recalled must do some violence to its origins. As in a party game. Say the words and pass it on. So be sparing. What you alter in the remembering has yet a reality, known or not." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Baseball is a game, yes. It is also a business. But what is most truly is is disguised combat. For all its gentility, its almost leisurely pace, baseball is violence under wraps." - Willie Mays

"We are convinced that non-violence is more powerful than violence. We are convinced that non-violence supports you if you have a just and moral cause...If you use violence, you have to sell part of yourself for that violence. Then you are no longer a master of your own struggle." - Cesar Chavez

"Her violence frightened me. She always claimed that I was the jealous one, and I was often jealous, but when I saw things working against me I simply became disgusted and withdrew. Lydia was different. She reacted. She was the Head Cheerleader at the Game of Violence." - Charles Bukowski

"When we turn away from the reality of what we do to animals for our gustatory pleasure, we play a game of pretend, like the child who covers her eyes and thinks you can't see her. And yet, there she remains. Closing our eyes doesn't make violence disappear; it only closes our minds and hearts and enables the violence to continue." - Colleen Patrick-Goudreau

"No society that feeds its children on tales of successful violence can expect them not to believe that violence in the end is rewarded." - Margaret Mead

"People are disturbed enough by serial killers, but the whole notion of female violence, particularly maternal violence - the idea of mothers who kill - really unnerves people." - Caleb Carr

"This much is clear: violence breeds violence, repression brings retaliation, and only a cleansing of our whole society can remove this sickness from our soul." - Robert Kennedy

"Non violence means people in action. People have to understand that with non-violence goes a hell of a lot of organization." - Cesar Chavez

"Violence begets violence, you know. And you can't kill off all the violent people or all the murderers. We'd have to kill off the government." - John Lennon

"Kids and violent TV, violent TV and violence, violence and kids. The only people missing from this discussion are the parents. Where are we? Gone. Abdicated." - Anna Quindlen

"Without action, words are just words. Without violence, laws are just words. Violence isn't the only answer, but it is the final answer." - Jack Donovan

"Violence always thrived on counter violence." - Mahatma Gandhi

"We must meet violence with violence." - Robert F. Williams

"Football is an honest game. It's true to life. It's a game about sharing. Football is a team game. So is life." - Joe Namath

"I play every game like it's my last game. All that matters is that you go out there and play every game as if it was your last." - Allen Iverson

"Violence in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat." - John Boyes

"War is an act of violence pushed to its utmost limits." - Carl Von Clausewitz

"Why does man have reason if he can only be influenced by violence?" - Leo Tolstoy

"Unless we teach our children peace, somebody else will teach them violence." - Colman Mccarthy

"Ideally, peace means the absence of violence. It is an ethical value." - Mikhail Gorbachev

"The State calls its own violence, law; but that of the individual, crime" - Max Stirner

"A government is an institution that holds a monopoly on the legitimate use of violence." - Max Weber

"Through violence, you may 'solve' one problem, but you sow the seeds for another." - Dalai Lama

"The whole history of the Christian Church is a mixture of errors and violence." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"The essence of war is violence. Moderation in war is imbecility." - John Fisher, 1st Baron Fisher

"The cunning of the fox is as murderous as the violence of the wolf." - Thomas Paine

"One of the main purveyors of violence in this world has been this country America." - Danny Glover

"Keep violence in the mind Where it belongs (Barefoot in the Head)" - Brian Aldiss

"Francesco Damiani punches with all the violence and bad intentions of Mahatma Gandhi." - Jerry Izenberg

"That which looks for mercy from an opponent is not non-violence." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Violence is a disease, a disease that corrupts all who use it regardless of the cause." - Chris Hedges

"Nothing is so dangerous as that of violence employed by well-meaning people for beneficial objects." - Alexis De Tocqueville

"Victory attained by violence is tantamount to a defeat for it is momentary." - Mahatma Gandhi

"All violence, all that is dreary and repels, is not power, but the absence of power." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Violence is an admission that one's ideas and goals cannot prevail on their own merits." - Edward Kennedy

"In non-violence the cause has to be just and clear as well as the means." - Cesar Chavez

"...people think non-violence is really weak and non-militant. These are misconceptions that people have because they don't understand what non-violence means. Non-violence takes more guts, if I can put it bluntly, than violence. Most violent acts are accomplished by getting the opponent off guard, and it doesn't take that much character, I think, if one wants to do it." - Cesar Chavez

"Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest of violence." - Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey

"Non-violence ... is the only thing that the atom bomb cannot destroy." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Under all conditions, well-organized violence seems to him the shortest distance between two points." - Leon Trotsky

"Ambition is violence, the very effort to succeed in the world is violent." - Rajneesh

"One who uses coercion is guilty of deliberate violence. Coercion is inhuman." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Courtesy towards opponents and eagerness to understand their view-point is the ABC of non-violence." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Truth, Peace and Non-violence form the central tenets of the 'Idea of India'!" - Narendra Modi

"I express preference for a chronological sequence of events which precludes a violence." - Terry Pratchett

"My focus is first of all, to remove every thought of violence from my own consciousness." - Deepak Chopra

"The violence of either grief or joy, their own enactures with themselves destroy." - William Shakespeare

"Film is a battleground. Love, hate, violence, action, death...In a word, emotion." - Samuel Fuller

"Above all Christians are not allowed to correct by violence sinful wrongdoings." - Clement of Alexandria

"Violence does not and cannot flourish by itself; it is inevitably intertwined with lying." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"Violence isn't the only answer, but it is the final answer." - Jack Donovan

"In order for non-violence to work, your opponent must have a conscience." - Kwame

"Violence is never the right answer, unless used against heathens and monsters." - Alexander Anderson

"I don't know any religion that promotes violence. It is the adherents of whatever religion." - Desmond Tutu

"It was the first female-style revolution: no violence and we all went shopping." - Gloria Steinem

"Its [Communism's] unfortunate association with violence encourages a certain evil tendency in human beings." - Jawaharlal Nehru

"To not have your suffering recognized is an almost unbearable form of violence." - Andrei Lankov

"The number one worst piece of horsemanship on earth is violence." - Monty Roberts

"Look past the violence. There is a wonderful brimming spirit of innocence and fun." - Don Delillo

"Violence never settles anything." - Genghis Khan

"Violence doesn't equal strength." - Becca Fitzpatrick

"Violence diminishes our humanity." - Coretta Scott King

"Violence never solves anything." - Genghis Khan

"Violence is never random." - Mary Summer Rain

"Violence is fun, man." - Quentin Tarantino

"I don't like violence." - Katey Sagal

"Violence is not funny." - William Friedkin

"No individual can win a game by himself." - Pele

"Love the game of baseball and baseball will love you." - Babe Ruth

"No one ever won a game by resigning." - Savielly Tartakower

"Stay in the game until the end of time." - Tupac Shakur

"Life is the game that must be played." - Edwin Arlington Robinson

"Golf is not, and never has been, a fair game." - Jack Nicklaus

"Golf is a non-violent game played violently from within." - Bob Toski

"I don't like the glamour. I just like the game." - Ben Hogan

"The game lends itself to fantasies about our abilities." - Peter Alliss

"In golf, humiliations are the essence of the game." - Alistair Cooke

"He who controlleth the backboard, controlleth the game." - Adolph Rupp

"The ball is round, the game is long." - Bjorn Borg

"The kid looks good in his first game." - Gordie Howe

"War is the only game in which both sides lose." - Walter Scott

"When the game is over, it is really just beginning." - Jerry Kramer

"Play every game as if it's your last one" - Guy Lafleur

"In this game you only lose when you fight back" - Drake



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