Quotations that match 'clemency'.

To punish the oppressors of humanity is clemency; to forgive them is cruelty. Maximilien Robespierre
[ Clemency Cruelty Forgive Humanity Oppressors Punish Them]
Perhaps it's good for one to suffer. Can an artist do anything if he's happy? Would he ever want to do anything? What is art, after all, but a protest against the horrible inclemency of life? Aldous Huxley
[ After Against Anything Art Artist Ever Good Happy Horrible Life Perhaps Protest Suffer Want Would]
Clemency is also a revolutionary measure. Camille Desmoulins
[ Also Clemency Measure Revolutionary]
Let us not listen to those who think we ought to be angry with our enemies, and who believe this to be great and manly. Nothing is so praiseworthy, nothing so clearly shows a great and noble soul, as clemency and readiness to forgive. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Angry Believe Clearly Clemency Enemies Forgive Great Listen Manly Noble Nothing Ought Our Praiseworthy Readiness Shows Soul Think Those Us]
Clemency is the noblest trait which can reveal a true monarch to the world. Pierre Corneille
[ Clemency Monarch Noblest Reveal Trait True Which World]
What Bill Clinton did to us was cruel. The White House gave my attorneys indications that there was a good chance for my clemency to be granted. I had to prepare myself for being released because there was no sign that my petition would be denied. Leonard Peltier
[ Attorneys Because Being Bill Chance Clemency Clinton Cruel Denied Did Gave Good Granted Had House Indications Myself Petition Prepare Released Sign Us White Would]