Cruelty and fear shake hands together.
He rejoices to have made his way by ruin of others.
[Lat., Gaudensque viam fecisse ruina.]
One of the ill effects of cruelty is that it makes the bystanders cruel.
It is not linen you're wearing out,
But human creatures' lives.
I would love to see the grimace he [Marquis de Cinq-Mars] is now
making on the scaffold.
[Fr., Je voudrais bien voir la grimace qu'il fait a cette heure
sur cet echafaud.]
All cruelty springs from hard-heartedness and weakness.
The Puritan hated bear-baiting, not because it gave pain to the
bear, but because it gave pleasure to the spectators.
Cruelty is a part of nature, at least of human nature, but it is the one thing that seems unnatural to us
Cruelty is fed, not weakened, by tears
Men are cruel, but Man is kind.
Man's inhumanity to man
Makes countless thousands mourn!
Cruelty and fear shake hands together
Cruelty is, perhaps, the worst kid of sin. Intellectual cruelty is certainly the worst kind of cruelty.
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity
People in general are cruel to one another. The only way to have fun to them is to make fun of someone. I hate that. Why can't someone be different.why can't someone be themselves without being made fun of? I hate society because of how they judge pe
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