Extreme acts of cruelty require a high level of empathy.
In seconds, we can destroy everything humanity has built over thousands of years, but we will never be free of the desire to be cruel to our fellow man.
Seeming cruelty can bring beauty. Pain purifies and leads to peace.
Human emotions are a gift from our animal ancestors. Cruelty is a gift humanity has given itself.
Your cruelty is as sweet as this coffee I’m dumping the sugar into.[to Georgina]
When you buy and sell people for a living, cruelty and brutality become a way of life.
Cruelty is the opposite of love, not some inarticulate expression of it.
The whole world is cruel. School is just a microcosm.
The cruelest thing of all is false hope.
Men are cruel to prove they’re not weak, but they doth protest too much.
I’m not cruel for the sake of cruelty.
Human beings are cruel to people that are different from them.