It's okay basta maputol ko lang kayo [as long as I will cut you off] or an eye for an eye
and a tooth for a tooth," Duterte said during an awarding ceremony in Malacanang last Wednesday.
Continue reading "Daf Yomi: Debating the Literalness of 'An Eye for an Eye
He was against revenge; he was against "an eye for an eye
and a tooth for a tooth".
As long as "an eye for an eye
" dominates Middle East thought and behavior, there is little hope of peaceable solutions to Iraq's civil war.
This is not a question of an eye for an eye
Too often it is easy for our instincts to kick in on hearing of a crime and we demand an eye for an eye
. But can we really say calling offenders the
The Babylonian Code of Hammurabi called for an eye for an eye
long before the Israelite law did.
One is 'If you take an eye for an eye
, then the whole world will finally go blind' and the second quotation is 'No one can insult you without your permission' Then there are a series of advices attributed to him and displayed at many government offices and businesses across India and these stress the necessity of serving the customers and the people.
'An eye for an eye
will make the whole world blind', as Mahatma Gandhi said.
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Check out the Severed Head of State 7" "No Love Lost." The name of the band and the apocalyptic cover is what drew me to this one, and then I was told they do a Corrosion of Conformity cover ("Prayer," originally on Eye for an Eye
, an amazing song done well here too), which sealed the deal.
In the Sermon on the Mount, Jesus urges us to replace the old law of 'an eye for an eye
, a tooth for a tooth' with an attitude of charity, even toward those who would commit evil against us (Mw 5:38-48).
Back when he was a lonely voice opposing the bombing of Kosovo, Kucinich went on the pundit shows to suggest we "reexamine some foreign policy doctrines"--including "the doctrine of an eye for an eye
." Over the summer, he held a press conference to announce his idea for forming a Department of Peace.
The Old Testament taught: 'An eye for an eye
I am not writing about the death penalty, I am writing about the continuing practice of eye for an eye
. It is not evil.