Quotes: aggression

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  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    Man must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression and retaliation. the foundation of such a method is love.
  • Lewis H. Lapham
    Lewis H. Lapham
    American essayist and editor 1935-
    Lewis H. Lapham
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    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.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
    Sigmund Freud
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    By abolishing private property one takes away the human love of aggression.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
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    Cinema is the culmination of the obsessive, mechanistic male drive in western culture. The movie projector is an Apollonian straight-shooter, demonstrating the link between aggression and art. Every pictorial framing is a ritual limitation, a barred precinct.
  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    American politician and actor 1911-2004
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    History teaches that wars begin when governments believe the price of aggression is cheap.

    Source: Speech, 16 jan. 1984

  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
    Sigmund Freud
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    It is always possible to bind together a considerable number of people in love, so long as there are other people left over to receive the manifestations of their aggression.
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love.
  • Bette Davis
    Bette Davis
    American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
    Bette Davis
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    My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose.
  • John Foster Dulles
    John Foster Dulles
    American diplomat 1888-1959
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    Our capacity to retaliate must be, and is, massive in order to deter all forms of aggression.
  • Noam Chomsky
    Noam Chomsky
    American Linguist, Political Activist 1928-
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    The list of U.S. vetoes at the Security Council to protect Israeli aggression and occupation is huge.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
    Sigmund Freud
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    The tendency of aggression is an innate, independent, instinctual disposition in man... it constitutes the most powerful obstacle to culture.
  • Alfred Adler
    Alfred Adler
    Austrian psychiatrist 1870-1937
    Alfred Adler
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    The truth is often a terrible weapon of aggression. It is possible to lie, and even to murder, for the truth.
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