Bully the bullies until they humble up, it's the only way. Never be a victim, the system was created by us to facilitate our existence not handicap it. I agree with your approach. Here's some rapper quotes. Aim for the head, go for the throat.
"Whatever happend to catching a good-ole fashioned passionate ass whooping and getting your coat, sneakers and hat tooken..." -Marshall Mathers
"It's hard to be sucka-free in a world full of lollipops." -DMX