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Cruelty and fear shake hands together
Honore de Balzac
Cruelty is fed, not weakened, by tears
Publilius Syrus
Cruelty is in theory a perfectly adequate ground for divorce, but it may be interpreted so as to become absurd
Bertrand Russell
Cruelty is, perhaps, the worst kid of sin. Intellectual cruelty is certainly the worst kind of cruelty.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Cruelty, like every other vice, requires no motive outside of itself; it only requires opportunity
George Eliot
Farewell, fair cruelty.
William Shakespeare
Men feel that cruelty to the poor is a kind of cruelty to animals. They never feel that it is an injustice to equals; nay it is treachery to comrades.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Very little of the great cruelty shown by men can really be attributed to cruel instinct. Most of it comes from thoughtlessness or inherited habit. Extract from 'Memories of childhood and youth.'
Albert Schweitzer
When lenity and cruelty play for a kingdom, the gentler gamester is the soonest winner.
William Shakespeare
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