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A Quote by Henri Nouwen on illusions, life, sharing, and violence

Much violence is based on the illusion that life is a property to be defended and not to be shared.

Henri Nouwen

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A Quote by George F. Will on football, meetings, society, and violence

Football incorporates the two worst elements of American society: violence punctuated by committee meetings.

George F. Will (1941 -)

Source: 1994

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A Quote by George F. Will on football, life, meetings, mistakes, and violence

Football is a mistake. It combines the two worst elements of American life. Violence and committee meetings.

George F. Will (1941 -)

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A Quote by George Bernard Shaw on death, influence, insanity, people, and violence

When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal and exhausting condition continuously until death do them part.

George Bernard Shaw (1856 - 1950)

Source: Getting Married, 1908

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on truth and violence

Non-violence and truth are inseparable and presuppose one another.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on heart and violence

Non-violence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be inseparable part of our very being.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on faith and violence

Non-violence is the first article of my faith. It is also the last article of my creed.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on violence and world

Mental violence has no potency and injures only the person whose thoughts are violent. It is otherwise with mental non-violence. It has potency which the world does not yet know.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on nonviolence and violence

If intellect plays a large part in the field of violence, I hold that it plays a larger part in the field of nonviolence.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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A Quote by "Mahatma" Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on accidents, injustice, justice, violence, and weakness

A weak man is just by accident. A strong but non-violent man is unjust by accident.

Gandhi (1869 - 1948)

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