->''"Young man, since you broke [[FalseTeethTomfoolery Grampa's teeth]], [[InsaneTrollLogic he gets to break yours]]."''
-->-- '''Homer''''s punishment for Bart, ''TheSimpsons'', "Itchy and Scratchy: The Movie" [[note]]Marge instead gives him a more logical punishment which is have Bart be sent to his room without supper.[[/note]]

->''Before setting out on the path of revenge, first dig two graves.''
-->-- '''Chinese proverb'''

->''All they that take the sword shall perish with the sword.''
-->-- '''Literature/TheBible (King James Version), Matthew 26:52'''

->''"Isaac was my friend!" he cried, he begged them in his fear\\
But centuries of hatred have ears that cannot hear\\
An eye for an eye was all that filled their minds\\
And another eye for another eye, 'til everyone is blind''
-->-- '''Tommy Sands''', ''There Were Roses"

->''"Revenge is like a ghost. Its thirst cannot be quenched... until the last man standing has fallen."''
-->-- '''Vladimir Makarov''', ''VideoGame/CallOfDuty: ModernWarfare 2''

->''X: For every vengeance there is an equal and opposite revengeance. This is the one law of animated cartoon motion that also applies to the physical world at large. For that reason, we need the relief of watching it happen [[TheChewToy to a duck instead]].''
-->-- '''[[http://web.mit.edu/jcb/humor/cartoon-physics The Laws of Cartoon Physics]]'''

->''"Revenge is never full, it kills the soul and then poisons it.''"
-->-- '''Don Ramon''', ''Series/ElChavoDelOcho''

->''[[RightMakesMight Justice belongs to those who claim it]], but let the claimant beware lest he create new injustice by his claim and thus set the bloody pendulum of revenge into its inexorable motion.''
-->-- '''[[Literature/ConSentiency Gowachin]] aphorism'''

->''"Perhaps it had to be done...but still, vengeance begets vengeance!"''
-->--'''Travis Touchdown''', ''VideoGame/NoMoreHeroes''

->''"Did you honestly think you could take so many lives and never suffer retribution? Have you never even seen a kung-fu movie, spy flick or western? Shakespeare, for God's sake! Not only did you murder my father, but my two brothers as well! That is why I took your best friend's life. Make sense, Travis? It's called poetic justice."''
-->--'''Jasper Batt Jr.''', ''NoMoreHeroes2DesperateStruggle''

->''And in this mass-produced savagery, one truth is constant. With each shattered life, the same vow is uttered: "I will have revenge." And no assassin can ever walk away from that. He must draw his beam and stand against the madness.''
-->--'''Opening Narration''', ''NoMoreHeroes2DesperateStruggle''

->''"[[ArcWords This has happened before and it will happen again.]]"''
-->-- '''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|Reimagined}}'''

->''"[[ArcWords When you hurt people, they hurt you back.]]"''
-->-- '''Manga/ShamanKing'''

->''"Make her pay''"
-->-- Minor ArcWords from ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}''

->''"Grammy Flash used to say that the trouble with "an eye for an eye" is that everyone ends up blind."''
-->--'''Comicbook/TheFlash,''' ''JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', "Flashpoint"

->''"ENOUGH!! There will be no more bloodshed today. I see now why your Alliance and Horde cannot stop fighting. Every reprisal is itself an act of aggression, and every act of aggression triggers immediate reprisal."''
-->--'''Taran Zhu''', ''VideoGame/WorldOfWarcraft: Mists of Pandaria''

->''"[[FantasticRacism Humans rejected your father and taught him to hate]]... [[spoiler: then he destroyed me]] and I was filled with hatred as well! It's a vicious cycle that never ends, Nadira!"''
-->--'''Fraxx''', ''Series/PowerRangersTimeForce''

->'''Obi-Wan Kenobi''': (''about Melida/Daan'') There are so many dead. But there's no clear reason why they fight. Battle follows battle, each one conducted to avenge the one before. What is the real dispute?
->'''Qui-Gon Jinn''': Perhaps they have forgotten it. The hatred is bred in their bones. Now they fight over meters of territory, or to avenge a wrong that happened a hundred years before.
-->--''Literature/JediApprentice'', "The Defenders of the Dead"

->''[[MotiveRant When our guard is down]], [[VillainHasAPoint I think we'll both agree]]\\
[[ViciousCycle That violence breeds violence]]''
-->--'''It Has To Be This Way''', ''VideoGame/MetalGearRisingRevengeance''

->''The Soviet Socialist Republic of Grzkjistan was a remote, harsh, mountainous, extremely tribal nation whose economy was based primarily on revenge. The Grzkjistanis spent their adult lives thinking up and carrying out elaborate plots to kill and maim each other in connection with bitter, centuries-old grudges, many of them involving goats.''
-->--''Literature/BigTrouble'' by '''Creator/DaveBarry'''
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