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A child who fears excessive retaliation for even minor offenses will learn very early on that to lie is to protect himself.... If ...
Retaliation is related to nature and instinct, not to law. Law, by definition, cannot obey the same rules as nature.
When a uniform exercise of kindness to prisoners on our part has been returned by as uniform severity on the part of our enemies, ...
The essence of guerrilla warfare is to establish foci, or liberated areas, in the countryside and to set up small military units w ...
The retaliation is apt to be in monstrous disproportion to the supposed offense; for when in anybody was revenge in its exactions ...
Children respond to our wish for vengeance by concentrating on retaliation, not on their own misdeeds.
He cast off his friends as a huntsman his pack,
For he knew when he pleas'd he could whistle them back.
To coxcombs averse, yet most civilly steering,
When they judged without skill he was still hard of hearing:
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I always draw a parallel between oppression by the regime and oppression by men. To me it is just the same. I always challenge men ...
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