Thursday, 14 June 2018

Aggression - Quotes

Aggression is an effective form of energy when focused on the right direction and shielded from all others. - John Driscoll

Aggression is never as effective as assertiveness. - Robert M SHerfield

Aggression is never to be encouraged in a leader: it implies emotional immaturity and a loss of control and will quickly lose a leader respect and create a climate of fear and blame. - Deborah Gray

Aggression is not, in and of itself, a bad thing. In many ways legitimate aggression contributes vitally to our lives. In aggression we find our drives for life, career, social contact, self-definition, and service. - Douglas Gillette

Aggression is the first step on the slippery slope to selfishness and chaos. - Anne Campbell

Aggression only moves in one direction – it creates more aggression. - Margaret J. Wheatley

Aggression, like every other part of human behaviour we take for granted, is a challenging engineering problem! - Steven Pinker

By reacting to aggression with aggression we lose the opportunity to spiritually benefit from the experience. - Kyriacos C. Markides

Childhood aggression is one of the best-known social predictors of future maladjustment. - Dorothy Lynn Espelage

Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose. - Bette Davis

If aggression is innate then all cultures should be equally aggressive, but this is obviously not the case. - Sally Gadsdon

Men are not gentle, friendly creatures wishing for love, who simply defend themselves if they are attacked, but ... a powerful measure of desire for aggression had to be reckoned as part of their instinctual endowment. - Sigmund Freud

The central lesson of our time is that the appetite of aggression is never satisfied. To withdraw from one battlefield means only to prepare for the next. - Ross Gregory & Richard Balkin

The most important distinction between aggression and assertion is its intent. During assertion, we move ourselves toward another; during aggression, we move ourselves against another. - Georgia Lanoil

To control aggression without inflicting injury is the Art of Peace. - Morihei Ueshiba

Wars of hate, aggression, and aggrandizement are only productive of more hate and more human suffering. - Joseph Lewis

We are only just beginning to understand the power of love because we are just beginning to understand the weakness of force and aggression. - B. F. Skinner

No comments: