Punishment cannot heal spirits, can only break them.
|by Barbara Deming|
An absolutely necessary part of a writer's equipment, almost as necessary as talent, is the ability to stand up under punishment, both the punishment the world hands out and the punishment he inflicts upon himself. - Irwin Shaw
The principle inherent in the clause that prohibits pointless infliction of excessive punishment when less severe punishment can adequately achieve the same purposes invalidates the punishment. - William J. Brennan
After the break up of the municipality and the loss of his income my father lost health and spirits. - Catherine Helen Spence
The idea is, if I can't heal from my art, then how can you heal? - Maynard James Keenan
There are so many ways to heal. Arrogance may have a place in technology, but not in healing. I need to get out of my own way if I am to heal. - Anne Wilson Schaef