100+ Best Wicked Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational wicked quotes will encourage growth in life, make you wiser and broaden your perspective.

Famous Wicked Quotes

No bad man is happy. Juvenal

They say the best revenge is living well. I say it’s acid in the face. Who will love them now? Mindy Kaling

No man becomes bad all at once. Juvenal

I’m going to get even, I swear I will. Mark my words, I’m a pregnant cranky woman with insomnia. I have time to plot my revenge Kim Gruenenfelder

For an evil minded man everything is a pretext. Voltaire

I was performing my ritual of sipping tea, shooting flirtatious glances and planning murder. Mingmei Yip

Life is a warfare against the malice of others. Baltasar Gracian

Harry was left to ponder in silence the depths to which girls would sink to get revenge. J. K. Rowling

God bears with the wicked, but not forever. Miguel de Cervantes

Revenge is a confession of pain.        

The wicked envy and hate; it is their way of admiring. Victor Hugo

But if there is any further injury, then you shall appoint as a penalty life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, burn for burn, wound for wound, bruise for bruise.

The devil is an optimist if he thinks he can make people meaner. Karl Kraus

Treat all fairly or they will seek revenge. Christopher Paolini

Man in general, if reduced to himself, is too wicked to be free. Joseph De Maistre

An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind. Mahatma Gandhi

Wicked minds and evil hands are the only poison in our society. Dinesh Srinivas Datla

An eye for an eye is never enough. Never, never, never. Adrian Phoenix

Feel no sadness because of evil thoughts: it only strengthens them. Nachman of Breslov

So revenge is obviously a deeply messed-up expression of vindictiveness. It is hard to even call it evil. It is just plain insanity. A result of deeply messed up thinking Venkatesh G. Rao

If men are so wicked with religion, what would they be if without it? Benjamin Franklin

Revenge proves its own executioner. John Ford

Evil people always support each other; that is their chief strength. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior. Francis Bacon

I prefer the wicked rather than the foolish. The wicked sometimes rest. Alexandre Dumas

We should forgive our enemies, but not before they are hanged Heinrich Heine

The malice of the wicked was reinforced by the weakness of the virtuous. Winston Churchill

God is a mean spirited, pugnacious bully bent on revenge against His children for failing to live up to his impossible standards. Walt Whitman

To treat another human being as if they’re expendable is the very definition of evil. Marty Rubin

It is impossible to suffer without making someone pay for it; every complaint already contains revenge. Friedrich Nietzsche

Wickedness is always easier than virtue; for it takes the short cut to everything. Samuel Johnson

If you spend your time hoping someone will suffer the consequences for what they did to your heart, then you’re allowing them to hurt you a second time in your mind. Shannon L. Alder

Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people

Revenge may be wicked, but it’s natural. William Makepeace Thackeray

Evil is unspectacular and always human, And shares our bed and eats at our own table. W.H. Auden

The problem with revenge is that it never evens the score. It ties both the injured and the injurer to an escalator of pain. Both are stuck on the escalator as long as parity is demanded, and the escalator never stops. Lewis B. Smedes

But those with an evil heart seem to have a talent for destroying anything beautiful which is about to bloom. Cynthia Rylant

Stronger than a lover’s love is lover’s hate. Incurable, in each, the wounds they make. Euripides

The doctor sees all the weakness of mankind; the lawyer all the wickedness, the theologian all the stupidity. Arthur Schopenhauer

When a man steals your wife, there is no better revenge than to let him keep her. Sacha Guitry

We have two kinds of happiness: the ones we get without harming anyone, and the ones we get by stabbing someone. Henry de Montherlant

To exact revenge for yourself or your friends is not only a right, it’s an absolute duty. Stieg Larsson

Heaven, to keep its beauty, cast them out, but even Hell itself would not receive them for fear the wicked there might glory over them.

Revenge is not a noble sentiment, but it is a human one. Rudy Giuliani

It is silly to go on pretending that under the skin we are brothers. The truth is more likely that under the skin we are all cannibals, assassins, traitors, liars and hypocrites. Henry Miller

Funny thing about revenge. It could make a killer out of a nun. Kevis Hendrickson

One of the common failings among honorable people is a failure to appreciate how thoroughly dishonorable some other people can be, and how dangerous it is to trust them. Thomas Sowell

Choose old people for enemies. They die. You win. Jacob M. Apple

Ev’ry road have a bend, ev’ry wickedness have an end. What your hands commit I know your body mus’ feel. In this wicked, wicked war your time has come. You don’t live right you will have no more fun. Jimmy Cliff

Revenge is sweet and not fattening. Alfred Hitchcock

All things truly wicked start from an innocence

Revenge can only be found on the road to self destruction. Wayne Gerard Trotman

A wicked woman is a depository of disasters. Menander

No one messes around with a nerd’s computer and escapes unscathed E.A. Bucchianeri

Revenge is not always sweet, once it is consummated we feel inferior to our victim. Emile M. Cioran

I have been sworn against by perjured and wicked people. William Kidd

Revenge is not worthy of you. If you concentrate on revenge, you will keep those wounds fresh that would otherwise have healed. Adeline Yen Mah

Virtue is persecuted more by the wicked than it is loved by the good. Buddha

Revenge is what I want. Nothing but pure unadulterated revenge. But my mother brought me up to be a lady. J. P. Donleavy

Are people born wicked, or is wickedness trust upon them? Stephen Schwartz

Life being what it is, one dreams of revenge Paul Gauguin

Stories are the thing which shapes our kinky and wicked minds. Deyth Banger

For the taking of revenge, a man locks himself up alone and thinks. His stomach must be empty for his head to be full. Vengeance comes a little from the heart and a lot from the mind; one must take oneself apart from the noise of men and of things, even from what resembles them; only the voices of bells and of thunder are allowed. Let the room in which you meditate be dark, narrow and warm. Xavier Forneret

There are certain wicked people in the world that you can’t deal with except by force. John Keegan

Perish the universe, provided I have my revenge! Savinien Cyrano de Bergerac

Wicked people never have time for reading. It’s one of the reasons for their wickedness. Daniel Handler

Serial killing is not about sex at all, but about power and control and revenge on society. Pat Brown

God is able to transform the hostile intentions of wicked people into blessings for His people. Max Anders

And Goodness knows The Wicked’s lives are lonely Goodness knows The Wicked die alone Stephen Schwartz

She also said the wicked people needed love as much as good people and were much better at it. Alasdair Gray

Don’t let the wicked city get you down. Sylvia Plath

If people were not wicked I should not mind their being stupid; but, to our misfortune, they are both. George Sand

Don’t envy those who make their wealth in an ungodly way. The wicked SEEM to prosper now and live without a care but they will spend eternity in terror and despair. T. B. Joshua

People couldn’t become truly holy, he said, unless they also had the opportunity to be definitively wicked. Terry Pratchett

Wicked Tribe, Rooling Tribe! is the mejor hacker tribe. Too small, too fast, too scientific! Tad Williams

A civilization is not destroyed by wicked people; it is not necessary that people be wicked but only that they be spineless. James A Baldwin

You’re either slinging crack rock, or you got a wicked jump shot. The Notorious B.I.G.

Be thou good thyself, and let people speak evil of thee; it is better than to be wicked, and that they should consider thee as good. Saadi

Many a lash in the dark doth con science give the wicked. Thomas Boston

In most cases, people, even wicked people, are far more naive and simple hearted than one generally assumes. And so are we. Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Sin in a wicked man is like poison in a serpent; it is in its natural place. Thomas Brooks

Truthfully, wicked people reveal themselves in words first, to inhibit speech would inhibit us seeing the wicked before they act. Leviak B Kelly

An implicit confession is almost as bad as an implicit faith; wicked men commonly confess their sins by wholesale, We are all sinners; but the true penitent confesses his sins by retail Thomas Brooks

I am always reading immoral books on the sly, and then selfishly trying to prevent other people from having the same wicked good time. Mark Twain

Nothing is truly infamous, but what is wicked; and therefore shame can never disturb an innocent and virtuous mind. Thomas Sherlock

And the wicked thing is, that when we’re really upset, we always take it out on the people who are closest and whom we love the most. Rosamunde Pilcher

To be given dominion over another is a hard thing; to wrest dominion over another is a wrong thing; to give dominion of yourself to another is a wicked thing. Toni Morrison

Tolerating evil leads only to more evil. And when good people stand by and do nothing while wickedness reigns, their communities will be consumed. Bob Riley

Once upon a time, there was a little creature that was rather small and rather wicked and it lived all alone in the woods. The little creature lived in a little den, at the bottom of a little ravine, filled with not-at-all little brambles and on the edge of a forest that could only be described as really freakin’ huge. Ursula Vernon

The wicked leader is he who the people despise. The good leader is he who the people revere. The great leader is he who the people say, ‘We did it ourselves. Lao Tzu

The wicked envy and hate; it is their way of admiring Victor Hugo

It is not possible that a just God should forgive people who are wicked because another person who was good endured agony by being nailed to a cross. Rebecca West

Be wicked, be brave, be drunk, be reckless, be dissolute, be despotic, be a suffragette, be anything you like, but for pity’s sake be it to the top of your bent. Violet Trefusis

War is wicked, because it is murder and hate. And it is foolish, because hate and murder can only destroy people’s bodies, not change their minds. Margaret Deland

To err is human; but contrition felt for the crime distinguishes the virtuous from the wicked.

I believe that courage is morally neutral. I can well imagine wicked people being brave and good people being timid or afraid. I don’t consider it a moral virtue. Susan Sontag

If age, which is certainly Just as wicked as youth, look any wiser, It is only that youth is still able to believe It will get away with anything, while age Knows only too well that it has got away with nothing. W. H. Auden

Kindness steers no easy course. Attributing it to character, we seldom recognize the secret efforts of a noble heart, whereas we reward really wicked people for the evil they refrain from committing. Honore de Balzac

Lord, for the erring thoughtNot into evil wrought:Lord, for the wicked willBetrayed and baffled still:For the heart from itself kept,Our thanksgiving accept. William Dean Howells