Thanks for expressing these positive sentiments.
I wrote a piece deploring the way we have imported physical violence into our everyday language:
Violence in Language
This informal paper asserts that the use of violence in language is generally misguided, possibly harmful, and…
If we believe that words have consequences, we should refrain from using the language of violence in our everyday discourse. I mean, how can the sentiments expressed in our language not seep out into our conduct, if not our own than that of others?