Now hatred is by far the longest pleasure; men love in haste, but they detest at leisure.
For historians ought to be precise, truthful, and quite unprejudiced, and neither interest nor fear, hatred nor affection, should cause them to swerve from the path of truth, whose mother is history, the rival of time, the depository of great actions, the witness of what is past, the example and instruction of the present, the monitor of the future.
Heaven has no rage like love to hatred turned.
The hatred of the youth culture for adult society is not a disinterested judgment but a terror-ridden refusal to be hooked into the... ecological chain of birthing, growing and dying. It is the demand, in other words, to remain children.
Our schoolbooks glorify war and hide its horrors. They inculcate hatred in the veins of the children. I would teach peace rather than war. I would inculcate love rather than hate.
Hatred of Judaism is at bottom hatred of Christianity.
Altogether, national hatred is something peculiar. You always find it strongest and most violent where there is the lowest degree of culture.
In propaganda the appeal of love is slow and lumbering in comparison with the appeal of hatred. hatred is the piquant sauce which accelerates both the swallowing and digestion of ideas and policies.
Often for fear of death men are seized by a hatred of life, forgetting that this fear is the fountain of all care.
War. There is no solution for it. There is never a conqueror. the winner generates such hatred that he is ultimately defeated.
Love is nothing but joy accompanied with the idea of an eternal cause, and hatred is nothing but sorrow with the accompanying idea of an external cause...
In politics a community of hatred is almost always the foundation of friendships.
There are few mortals so insensible that their affections cannot be gained by mildness, their confidence by sincerity, their hatred by scorn or neglect.
Man indeed hates the one whom he knows, turns against the one whom he sees, opposes the one whom he resembles, and becomes observant of the faults of those with whom he mingles; the greater the love and intimacy, the greater the hatred and estrangement.
There would be no place for hatred among wise men. For who but the foolish would hate good men? And there is no cause to hate bad men. Vice is as a disease of the mind, just as feebleness shows ill-health to the body.
Hatred does not cease through hatred at any time. Hatred ceases through love. This is an unalterable law.
Let a man overcome anger by kindness, evil by good... Victory breeds hatred, for the conquered is unhappy... Never in the world does hatred cease by hatred; hatred ceases by love.
Never does hatred by hatred cease: hatred ceases by love.
`He abused me, he struck me, he overcame me, he robbed me’ – in those who harbour such thoughts hatred will never cease.
The more cruel the wrong that men commit against an individual or a people, the deeper their hatred and contempt for their victim. Conceit and false pride on the part of a nation prevent the rise of remorse for its crime.