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All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do.




Leo Tolstoy, 1828-1910, Russian Writer & Philosopher, The Law of Love and the Law of Violence, 1908

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Leo Tolstoy
Leo Tolstoy
  • Born: September 9, 1828
  • Died: November 20, 1910
  • Nationality: Russian
  • Profession: Novelist

Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy, usually referred to in English as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian writer who is regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time.

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