Quotations that match 'deadly'.

Belladonna, n.: In Italian a beautiful lady; in English a deadly poison. A striking example of the essential identity of the two tongues. Ambrose Bierce
[ Beautiful Deadly English Essential Example Identity Italian Lady Poison Striking Tongues Two]
Our science has become terrible, our research dangerous, our findings deadly. We physicists have to make peace with reality. Reality is not as strong as we are. We will ruin reality. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Become Dangerous Deadly Findings Make Our Peace Physicists Reality Research Ruin Science Strong Terrible Will]
Heart disease continues to be the number one killer; cancer, the number 2 killer, not far behind. The tragic aspect of these deadly diseases is that they could all be cured, I do believe, if we had sufficient funding. Arlen Specter
[ Aspect Behind Believe Cancer Continues Could Cured Deadly Disease Diseases Far Funding Had Heart Killer Number Sufficient These Tragic]
Of what does politics consist except the making of imperfect decisions, many of them unjust and quite a few of them deadly? Lewis H. Lapham
[ Consist Deadly Decisions Does Except Few Imperfect Making Many Politics Quite Them Unjust]
I don't like all of the music to be serious and deadly. Neil Diamond
[ Deadly Music Serious]
Few things are so deadly as a misguided sense of compassion. Charles Colson
[ Compassion Deadly Few Misguided Sense Things]
Beware of monotony; it's the mother of all the deadly sins. Edith Wharton
[ Beware Deadly Monotony Mother Sins]
The Coalition for International Justice estimated that 450,000 people in Darfur have died since the deadly genocide began some three years ago. Kendrick Meek
[ Ago Began Coalition Darfur Deadly Died Estimated Genocide International Justice Since Some Three Years]
Where the suspect poses no immediate threat to the officer and no threat to others, the harm resulting from the failing to apprehend him does not justify the use of deadly force to do so. Byron White
[ Apprehend Deadly Does Failing Force Harm Him Immediate Justify Officer Others Poses Resulting Suspect Threat Use Where]
Eastern Washington has experienced a number of deadly forest fires this season, and it is crucial that we have bipartisan legislation that will expedite the research and restoration process. Cathy McMorris
[ Bipartisan Crucial Deadly Eastern Expedite Experienced Fires Forest Legislation Number Process Research Restoration Season Washington Will]
Confront them with annihilation, and they will then survive; plunge them into a deadly situation, and they will then live. When people fall into danger, they are then able to strive for victory. Sun Tzu
[ Able Annihilation Confront Danger Deadly Fall Into Live Plunge Situation Strive Survive Them Then Victory Will]
I know that elections must be limited only to those who understand that the Arabs are the deadly enemy of the Jewish state, who would bring on us a slow Auschwitz - not with gas, but with knives and hatchets. Meir Kahane
[ Arabs Auschwitz Bring Deadly Elections Enemy Gas Jewish Knives Know Limited Must Only Slow State Those Understand Us Would]
Inflation is as violent as a mugger, as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man. Ronald Reagan Politics
[ Armed Deadly Frightening Hit Inflation Man Robber Violent]
Public and private food in America has become eatable, here and there extremely good. Only the fried potatoes go unchanged, as deadly as before. Luigi Barzini
[ America Become Before Deadly Extremely Food Fried Go Good Here Only Potatoes Private Public Unchanged]
The ancient feud between cat and dog is not forgotten in the north, for the Lynx is the deadly foe of the Fox and habitually kills it when there is soft snow and scarcity of easier prey. Ernest Thompson Seton
[ Ancient Between Cat Deadly Dog Easier Feud Foe Forgotten Fox Habitually Kills North Prey Scarcity Snow Soft]
Whoever, fleeing marriage and the sorrows that women cause, does not wish to wed comes to a deadly old age. Hesiod Marriage
[ Age Cause Comes Deadly Does Fleeing Marriage Old Sorrows Wed Whoever Wish Women]
Without education we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously. Gilbert K. Chesterton
[ Danger Deadly Educated Education Horrible Seriously Taking Without]
The long-established and noble rule of Law, one of the greatest products of the character and tradition of British history, has suffered a deadly blow. Blackmail has become respectable. Robert G. Menzies
[ Become Blackmail Blow British Character Deadly Greatest History Law Noble Products Respectable Rule Suffered Tradition]
Ten commandments yet seven deadly sins: conflict? Doug Coupland
[ Commandments Conflict Deadly Seven Sins Ten Yet]
I wish my deadly foe no worse Than want of friends, and empty purse. Nicholas Breton
[ Deadly Empty Foe Friends Purse Than Want Wish Worse]
The whole history of civilization is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first, and deadly afterwards. Walter Bagehot
[ Afterwards Civilization Creeds Deadly First History Institutions Invaluable Strewn Were Which Whole]
Tanks come in two forms: the dangerous, deadly kind and the "liberating" kind. Robert Fisk
[ Come Dangerous Deadly Forms Kind Liberating Tanks Two]
This is a formidable enemy. To dismiss it as a bunch of 'cowards' perpetuating 'senseless acts of violence' is complacent nonsense. People willing to kill thousands of innocents while they kill themselves are not cowards. They are deadly vicious warriors and need to be treated as such. Charles Krauthammer
[ Acts Bunch Complacent Cowards Deadly Dismiss Enemy Formidable Innocents Kill Need Nonsense Perpetuating Senseless Such Themselves Thousands Treated Vicious Violence Warriors While Willing]
I applaud the American Cancer Society for all they do to eradicate smoking. Their local, state and national efforts help to discourage young people from taking up this deadly habit and the resources they provide have helped numerous smokers quit. Allyson Schwartz
[ American Applaud Cancer Deadly Discourage Efforts Eradicate Habit Help Helped Local National Numerous Provide Quit Resources Smokers Smoking Society State Taking Their Up Young]
In recompense, envy may be the subtlest - perhaps I should say the most insidious - of the seven deadly sins. Joseph Epstein
[ Deadly Envy Insidious May Most Perhaps Recompense Say Seven Should Sins Subtlest]
Slavery to monarchs and ministers, which the world will be long freeing itself from, and whose deadly grasp stops the progress of the human mind, is not yet abolished. Mary Wollstonecraft
[ Abolished Deadly Freeing Grasp Human Itself Long Mind Ministers Monarchs Progress Slavery Stops Which Whose Will World Yet]
The deliberate and deadly attacks which were carried out yesterday against our country were more than acts of terror. They were acts of war. George W. Bush History
[ Acts Against Attacks Carried Country Deadly Deliberate More Our Out Terror Than War Were Which Yesterday]
The most deadly fruit is borne by the hatred which one grafts on an extinguished friendship. Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
[ Borne Deadly Extinguished Friendship Fruit Hatred Most Which]
Some otherwise sane scientists have seriously proposed that we tuck this deadly garbage under the edges of drifting continents but how can they be sure the moving land masses will climb over the waste and not just push it forward? David R. Brower
[ Climb Continents Deadly Drifting Edges Forward Garbage How Just Land Masses Moving Otherwise Over Proposed Push Sane Scientists Seriously Some Sure Tuck Under Waste Will]
In today's world, it is shortsighted to think that infectious diseases cannot cross borders. By allowing developing countries access to generic drugs, we not only help improve health in those nations, we also help ourselves control these debilitating and often deadly diseases. Ron Wyden
[ Access Allowing Also Borders Cannot Control Countries Cross Deadly Debilitating Developing Diseases Generic Health Help Improve Infectious Nations Often Only Ourselves Shortsighted These Think Those Today World]
I believe that pluralistic secularism, in the long run, is a more deadly poison than straightforward persecution. Francis Schaeffer
[ Believe Deadly Long More Persecution Pluralistic Poison Run Secularism Straightforward Than]
By action and reaction do we become strong or weak, according to the character of our thoughts and mental states. Fear is the deadly nightshade of the mind. Edward Walker
[ According Action Become Character Deadly Fear Mental Mind Our Reaction States Strong Thoughts Weak]
Fighting terrorism is not unlike fighting a deadly cancer. It can't be treated just where it's visible - every diseased cell in the body must be destroyed. David Hackworth
[ Body Cancer Cell Deadly Destroyed Diseased Every Fighting Just Must Terrorism Treated Unlike Visible Where]
It is as deadly for a mind to have a system as to have none. Therefore it will have to decide to combine both. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Both Combine Deadly Decide Mind None System Therefore Will]
The Cold War isn't thawing; it is burning with a deadly heat. Communism isn't sleeping; it is, as always, plotting, scheming, working, fighting. Richard M. Nixon
[ Always Burning Cold Communism Deadly Fighting Heat Plotting Sleeping War Working]
For the female of the species is more deadly than the male. Rudyard Kipling
[ Deadly Female Male More Species Than]
I dont like any of them, because they don't read the books. In Kiss Me Deadly my story is better than his story. Anthony Quinn played in The Lond Wait and he didn't read the book either. Mickey Spillane
[ Anthony Any Because Better Book Books Deadly Dont Either His Kiss Played Quinn Read Story Than Them Wait]
The seven deadly sins: Want of money, bad health, bad temper, chastity, family ties, knowing that you know things, and believing in the Christian religion. Samuel Butler
[ Bad Believing Chastity Christian Deadly Family Health Know Knowing Money Religion Seven Sins Temper Things Ties Want]
There are only two kinds of men; the dead and the deadly. Helen Rowland
[ Dead Deadly Kinds Men Only Two]
AIDS is such a scary thing and it's also the kind of thing that you think won't happen to you. It can happen to you and it's deadly serious. Ice T
[ Aids Also Deadly Happen Kind Scary Serious Such Thing Think Won]
There is a vast difference between games and play. Play is played for fun, but games are deadly serious and you do not play them to enjoy yourself. Maurice Baring
[ Between Deadly Difference Enjoy Fun Games Play Played Serious Them Vast Yourself]
Satire is fascinating stuff. It's deadly serious, and when politics begin to break down, there is a drift towards satire, because it's the only thing that makes any sense. Ben Nicholson
[ Any Because Begin Break Deadly Down Drift Fascinating Makes Only Politics Satire Sense Serious Stuff Thing Towards]
It took a deadly illness to put me eye to eye with that truth, but it is a truth that the country, caught up in its ruthless ambitions and moral decay, can learn on my dime. Lee Atwater
[ Ambitions Caught Country Deadly Decay Dime Eye Illness Learn Moral Put Ruthless Took Truth Up]
We have been filled with grief as we have witnessed the decline of the North American Church that was once filled with missionary zeal and yet now seems determined to bury itself in a deadly embrace with the spirit of the age. Peter Akinola
[ Age American Been Bury Church Deadly Decline Determined Embrace Filled Grief Itself Missionary North Now Once Seems Spirit Witnessed Yet Zeal]
The only deadly sin I know is cynicism. Henry L. Stimson
[ Cynicism Deadly Know Only Sin]
Guy Rivers, a conventional piece as regards the love affair which makes a part of the plot, is a tale of deadly strife between the laws of Georgia and a fiendish bandit. Carl Clinton Van Doren
[ Affair Bandit Between Conventional Deadly Georgia Guy Laws Love Makes Part Piece Plot Regards Rivers Strife Tale Which]
All that a critic, as critic, can give poets is the deadly encouragement that never ceases to remind them of how heavy their inheritance is. Harold Bloom
[ Ceases Critic Deadly Encouragement Give Heavy How Inheritance Never Poets Remind Their Them]
Of the seven deadly sins, only envy is no fun at all. Joseph Epstein
[ Deadly Envy Fun Only Seven Sins]
No one recovers from the disease of being born, a deadly wound if there ever was one. Emile M. Cioran
[ Being Born Deadly Disease Ever Recovers Wound]
We know the threats - from global terrorist networks to the spread of deadly weapons. Yet we also know that embedded in this time of danger is the promise of a new day, if we have the courage and commitment to work together. Valerie Jarrett
[ Also Commitment Courage Danger Day Deadly Embedded Global Know Networks New Promise Spread Terrorist Threats Time Together Weapons Work Yet]
The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin's bullet. Or it can be the lotion of the heart. Norman Parkinson
[ Assassin Bullet Camera Deadly Heart Lotion Most Since Weapon]
Anthrax is a deadly inhalational disease. Steven Hatfill
[ Anthrax Deadly Disease]
Mutual fund managers are trapped in this rather deadly vicious circle: the more successful they are, the more money flows into their mutual fund. Then, it is more difficult for them to beat the market averages or even to match their own past performance. Ron Chernow
[ Averages Beat Circle Deadly Difficult Even Flows Fund Into Managers Market Match Money More Mutual Own Past Performance Rather Successful Their Them Then Trapped Vicious]
We humans have millions of years of evolutionary baggage that makes us regard competition in a deadly light. Vernor Vinge
[ Baggage Competition Deadly Evolutionary Humans Light Makes Millions Regard Us Years]
Stem cells have the potential to be used to treat and better understand some of the world's most deadly and disabling diseases. Mark Udall
[ Better Cells Deadly Diseases Most Potential Some Stem Treat Understand Used World]
The Bible and several other self help or enlightenment books cite the Seven Deadly Sins. They are: pride, greed, lust, envy, wrath, sloth, and gluttony. That pretty much covers everything that we do, that is sinful... or fun for that matter. Dave Mustaine
[ Bible Books Cite Covers Deadly Enlightenment Envy Everything Fun Gluttony Greed Help Lust Matter Much Other Pretty Pride Self Seven Several Sinful Sins Sloth Wrath]
Today we are engaged in a deadly global struggle for those who would intimidate, torture, and murder people for exercising the most basic freedoms. If we are to win this struggle and spread those freedoms, we must keep our own moral compass pointed in a true direction. Barack Obama
[ Basic Compass Deadly Direction Engaged Exercising Freedoms Global Intimidate Keep Moral Most Murder Must Our Own Pointed Spread Struggle Those Today Torture True Win Would]
And so I think that if the person has the funds, the network, and the equipment to do this, and also the experience, which is the key factor, then they can be quite deadly. John Abizaid
[ Also Deadly Equipment Experience Factor Funds Key Network Person Quite Then Think Which]
You have to have a lifestyle if you live in LA, otherwise it's deadly. Jacqueline McKenzie
[ Deadly La Lifestyle Live Otherwise]
Absence from those we love is self from self - a deadly banishment. William Shakespeare
[ Absence Banishment Deadly Love Self Those]
I don't need arms, and neither does anyone else... At the very least, a ban would prevent fights from turning deadly. Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
[ Anyone Arms Ban Deadly Does Else Fights Least Need Neither Prevent Turning Very Would]
There is no poison on earth more potent, nor half so deadly, as a partial truth mixed with passion. Michael J. Tucker
[ Deadly Earth Half Mixed More Nor Partial Passion Poison Potent Truth]