Authors that match 'devil'.

Bernard de Mandeville English Philosopher (1670-1733)

Quotations that match 'devil'.

Don't you know there ain't no devil, it's just god when he's drunk. Tom Waits
[ Devil Drunk God Just Know]
Beauty is mysterious as well as terrible. God and devil are fighting there, and the battlefield is the heart of man. Fyodor Dostoevsky
[ Battlefield Beauty Devil Fighting God Heart Man Mysterious Terrible Well]
Heaven sends us good meat, but the Devil sends cooks. David Garrick
[ Cooks Devil Good Heaven Meat Sends Us]
Alimony - the ransom that the happy pay to the devil. H. L. Mencken
[ Alimony Devil Happy Pay]
But what of black women?... I most sincerely doubt if any other race of women could have brought its fineness up through so devilish a fire. W. E. B. Du Bois
[ Any Black Brought Could Devilish Doubt Fire Most Other Race Sincerely Through Up Women]
Dance, vaudeville, drama, movies - as a child I loved everything that went on in a theater. James Broughton
[ Child Dance Drama Everything Loved Movies Theater Vaudeville Went]
I don't count that relationship with Ricky. It's just like a blip at this point. I had to fall in love with the devil himself to get this sweet angel, Jack. Christie Brinkley
[ Angel Count Devil Fall Get Had Himself Jack Just Love Point Relationship Ricky Sweet]
'Tis no sin to cheat the devil. Daniel Defoe
[ Cheat Devil Sin Tis]
There is no dignity in wickedness, whether in purple or rags; and hell is a democracy of devils, where all are equals. Herman Melville
[ Democracy Devils Dignity Equals Hell Purple Rags Where Whether Wickedness]
The press don't like to say nice things because nice is boring. It's much better to label me the devil. What we do is not brain surgery. We are entertainers, plain and simple, and we're responsible to bring that money back, to make a profit. Michael Bay
[ Back Because Better Boring Brain Bring Devil Entertainers Label Make Money Much Nice Plain Press Profit Responsible Say Simple Surgery Things]
In all systems of theology the devil figures as a male person. Yes, it is women who keep the church going. Don Marquis
[ Church Devil Figures Going Keep Male Person Systems Theology Women Yes]
The important information you need at the beginning of an issue. Like way they did the old Frank Miller Daredevil issues in the first five pages he always had to state his origins and how he got his powers. Robert Kirkman
[ Always Beginning Daredevil Did First Five Frank Got Had His How Important Information Issue Issues Miller Need Old Origins Pages Powers State Way]
Nobody seems to know yet how television is going to affect the radio, movies, love, housekeeping or the church, but it has definitely revived vaudeville. Edgar Bergen
[ Affect Church Definitely Going Housekeeping How Know Love Movies Nobody Radio Revived Seems Television Vaudeville Yet]
I don't really believe in the Devil, but if the Devil is the Father of Lies, then he certainly invented the Internet. Ken MacLeod
[ Believe Certainly Devil Father Internet Invented Lies Really Then]
And, Mr. Speaker, if the Governor and Council don't see fit to fall in with us, I say let the general duty law, and all, go to the devil, sir, and go about our business. Christopher Gadsden
[ Business Council Devil Duty Fall Fit General Go Governor Law Mr Our Say See Sir Speaker Us]
The devil will let a preacher prepare a sermon if it will keep him from preparing himself. Vance Havner
[ Devil Him Himself Keep Preacher Prepare Preparing Sermon Will]
Covetousness is both the beginning and the end of the devil's alphabet - the first vice in corrupt nature that moves, and the last which dies. Michel de Montaigne
[ Alphabet Beginning Both Corrupt Covetousness Devil Dies End First Last Moves Nature Vice Which]
Elisha Cook was a darling, and full of the devil. A wired - up little fellow who was always busy, busy, busy. Marie Windsor
[ Always Busy Cook Darling Devil Fellow Full Little Up Wired]
We can never know for certain where our prayers are likely to go, nor from whom the answers will come. Just when we think we are at our nearest to God, we could be assisting the Devil. Norman Mailer
[ Answers Assisting Certain Come Could Devil Go God Just Know Likely Nearest Never Nor Our Prayers Think Where Whom Will]
Theology is the logic of the Devil. Jose Bergamin
[ Devil Logic Theology]
The devil had as good have let Paul alone, for he no sooner comes into prison but he falls a preaching, at which the gates of Satan's prison fly open, and poor sinners come forth. William Gurnall
[ Alone Come Comes Devil Falls Fly Forth Gates Good Had Into Open Paul Poor Preaching Prison Satan Sinners Sooner Which]
The devil says I'm out, but the Lord says I'm safe. Billy Sunday
[ Devil Lord Out Safe Says]
For Devil's Backbone I loved it but I felt very pressured but so I was neurotic on the shoot. Guillermo del Toro
[ Backbone Devil Felt Loved Neurotic Pressured Shoot Very]
None speak of the bravery, the might, or the intellect of Jesus; but the devil is always imagined as a being of acute intellect, political cunning, and the fiercest courage. These universal and instinctive tendencies of the human mind reveal much. Lydia M. Child
[ Acute Always Being Bravery Courage Cunning Devil Fiercest Human Imagined Instinctive Intellect Jesus Might Mind Much None Political Reveal Speak Tendencies These Universal]
Well one of the times I did a stunt was in the devil's snare room and they lifted me up on a harness and a safety rope really, really high, and they just dropped me down into the devil's snare. Rupert Grint
[ Devil Did Down Dropped Harness High Into Just Lifted Really Room Rope Safety Snare Stunt Times Up Well]
God exists since mathematics is consistent, and the Devil exists since we cannot prove it. Andre Weil
[ Cannot Consistent Devil Exists God Mathematics Prove Since]
I walked along that slippery slope where if you fail through lack of faith, you sell your soul to the devil. Michelle Shocked
[ Along Devil Fail Faith Lack Sell Slippery Slope Soul Through Walked Where Your]
People have discovered that they can fool the devil; but they can't fool the neighbors. Francis Bacon
[ Devil Discovered Fool Neighbors]
I remember I was like five or six years old; I played the devil. That was my first role. Raul Julia
[ Devil First Five Old Played Remember Role Six Years]
When the devil grows old he turns hermit. Ludovico Ariosto
[ Devil Grows Hermit Old Turns]
Probably the worst time in a person's life is when they have to kill a family member because they are the devil. But otherwise it's been a pretty good day. Emo Philips
[ Because Been Day Devil Family Good Kill Life Member Otherwise Person Pretty Probably Time Worst]
I'm extremely ambitious. I don't know why people are afraid to say that. I won't sell my soul to the devil, but I do want success and I don't think that's bad. Jada Pinkett Smith
[ Afraid Ambitious Bad Devil Extremely Know Say Sell Soul Success Think Want Why Won]
The long, dull, monotonous years of middle-aged prosperity or middle-aged adversity are excellent campaigning weather for the devil. C. S. Lewis
[ Adversity Campaigning Devil Dull Excellent Long Middle-Aged Monotonous Prosperity Weather Years]
It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it. Ronald Knox
[ Believing Civilisation Devil Explanation Given Modern Only Stupid Up]
Look at Walter Huston in The Devil and Daniel Webster: It's an incredible performance. Taylor Hackford
[ Daniel Devil Incredible Look Performance Walter Webster]
This opinion, however, is held by most, that the devil was an angel, and that, having become an apostate, he induced as many of the angels as possible to fall away with himself, and these up to the present time are called his angels. Origen
[ Angel Angels Away Become Called Devil Fall Having Held Himself His However Induced Many Most Opinion Possible Present These Time Up]
Education without values, as useful as it is, seems rather to make man a more clever devil. C. S. Lewis
[ Clever Devil Education Make Man More Rather Seems Useful Values Without]
In the Christian world... it is believed that angels were created at the beginning, and that heaven was formed of them; and that the Devil or Satan was an angel of light, who, becoming rebellions, was cast down with his crew, and that this was the origin of hell. Emanuel Swedenborg
[ Angel Angels Becoming Beginning Believed Cast Christian Created Crew Devil Down Formed Heaven Hell His Light Origin Rebellions Satan Them Were World]
People who cease to believe in God or goodness altogether still believe in the devil. I don't know why. No, I do indeed know why. Evil is always possible. And goodness is eternally difficult. Anne Rice
[ Altogether Always Believe Cease Devil Difficult Eternally Evil God Goodness Indeed Know Possible Still Why]
This devil loves mankind because men are going to always make the choice that will send him into ascendancy. He's been winning the game for a long time. Taylor Hackford
[ Always Ascendancy Because Been Choice Devil Game Going Him Into Long Loves Make Mankind Men Send Time Will Winning]
So much of motion, is so much of life, and so much of joy, and to stand still, or get on but slowly, is death and the devil. Laurence Sterne
[ Death Devil Get Joy Life Motion Much Slowly Stand Still]
If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil. Henry Fielding
[ Devil God Make Money Plague Will Your]
You've got to walk and talk with God to go to heaven... I have the devil in me! If I didn't have, I'd be Christian! Jerry Lee Lewis
[ Christian Devil Go God Got Heaven Talk Walk]
One should fight like the devil the temptation to think well of editors. They are all, without exception - at least some of the time, incompetent or crazy. John Gardner
[ Crazy Devil Editors Exception Fight Incompetent Least Should Some Temptation Think Time Well Without]
With God, what is terrible is that one never knows whether it's not just a trick of the devil. Jean Anouilh
[ Devil God Just Knows Never Terrible Trick Whether]
The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest. Thomas Fuller
[ Brooding Chest Devil Lies Miser]
I was lucky because logarithmic plots are a device of the devil. Charles Francis Richter
[ Because Device Devil Logarithmic Lucky Plots]
Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance. Ambrose Bierce Technology
[ Advantages Devil Disagreeable Distance His Invention Keep Making Person Some Telephone Which]
Marketing is the devil. Billy Bob Thornton
[ Devil Marketing]
Haste is of the Devil. St. Jerome
[ Devil Haste]
As for the Devil - that is somebody our religion tried to do without for a long time. Kerry Thornley
[ Devil Long Our Religion Somebody Time Tried Without]
The ugly is very appealing to man. It's instinct. One shrinks from the ugly, yet wants to look at it. There's a devilish fascination in it. We extract pleasure from horror. Sonya Levien
[ Appealing Devilish Extract Fascination Horror Instinct Look Man Pleasure Shrinks Ugly Very Wants Yet]
I've never seen the devil create music. Little Richard
[ Create Devil Music Never Seen]
Keep doing some kind of work, that the devil may always find you employed. St. Jerome
[ Always Devil Doing Employed Find Keep Kind May Some Work]
The devil's voice is sweet to hear. Stephen King
[ Devil Hear Sweet Voice]
It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui. Helen Keller Religion
[ Amount Devil Die Energy Ennui Expend Fellow Fighting Good His How Loving Men Much Only Own Same Spend Their Time Tracks Wonderful Would]
Now I am near to the getting of my crown, which shall be sure; for I bless the Lord, and desire all of you to bless Him that He hath brought me here, and makes me triumph over devils, and men, and sin: they shall wound me no more. Donald Cargill
[ Am Bless Brought Crown Desire Devils Getting Hath Here Him Lord Makes Men More Near Now Over Shall Sin Sure Triumph Which Wound]
When you actually meet the devil and he offers you a deal most artists eventually negotiate. Marc Maron
[ Actually Artists Deal Devil Eventually Meet Most Negotiate Offers]
Treat every Frenchman as if he was the devil himself. Lord Nelson
[ Devil Every Frenchman Himself Treat]
Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil. Henry Fielding
[ Devil God Make Money Plague Will Your]
I grow daily to honour facts more and more, and theory less and less. A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing; a sentence printed, if not by God, then at least by the Devil. Thomas Carlyle
[ Daily Devil Fact Facts God Great Grow Honour Least Less More Printed Seems Sentence Then Theory Thing]
The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition. George Herbert
[ Atheism Between Devil Divides Superstition World]
That's another reason I did Daredevil: I didn't get killed off in it. Joe Pantoliano
[ Another Daredevil Did Get Killed Off Reason]
No doubt one may quote history to support any cause, as the devil quotes scripture. Learned Hand
[ Any Cause Devil Doubt History May Quote Quotes Scripture Support]
A biblical false prophet was a servant of the devil attempting to lead people away from the truth. Walter Martin
[ Attempting Away Biblical Devil False Lead Prophet Servant Truth]
Be ever engaged, so that whenever the devil calls he may find you occupied. St. Jerome
[ Calls Devil Engaged Ever Find May Occupied Whenever]
Firstly you must always implicitly obey orders, without attempting to form any opinion of your own regarding their propriety. Secondly, you must consider every man your enemy who speaks ill of your king; and thirdly you must hate a Frenchman as you hate the devil. Horatio Nelson
[ Always Any Attempting Consider Devil Enemy Every Firstly Form Frenchman Hate Ill Implicitly King Man Must Obey Opinion Orders Own Propriety Regarding Secondly Speaks Their Thirdly Without Your]
You shall always find what you created in your mind, for instance, a benevolent God or an evil Devil. Between them are countless facets. Therefore, concentrate on the depth of your consciousness and on what you consider to be positive and good. Hans Bender
[ Always Benevolent Between Concentrate Consciousness Consider Countless Created Depth Devil Evil Facets Find God Good Instance Mind Positive Shall Them Therefore Your]
A politician is the devil's quilted anvil; He fashions all sins on him, and the blows are never heard. John Webster
[ Anvil Blows Devil Fashions Heard Him Never Politician Sins]
It is a masterpiece of the devil to make us believe that children cannot understand religion. Would Christ have made a child the standard of faith if He had known that it was not capable of understanding His words? Dwight L. Moody
[ Believe Cannot Capable Child Children Christ Devil Faith Had His Known Made Make Masterpiece Religion Standard Understand Understanding Us Words Would]
I think there's a bit of the devil in everybody. There's a bit of a priest in everybody, too, but I enjoyed playing the devil more. He was more fun. Gabriel Byrne
[ Bit Devil Enjoyed Everybody Fun More Playing Priest Think Too]
Leisure is the handmaiden of the devil. Branch Rickey
[ Devil Handmaiden Leisure]
I don't give the devil credit for creating nothing. Little Richard
[ Creating Credit Devil Give Nothing]
God and the Devil are an effort after specialization and the division of labor. Samuel Butler
[ After Devil Division Effort God Labor Specialization]
Country and western is the music of the devil. That's the real truth of the matter. My late Mother, bless her, loved country and western. God, I couldn't handle it. Rick Wakeman
[ Bless Country Devil God Handle Her Late Loved Matter Mother Music Real Truth Western]
Pious XII was too neutral to mention the gas chambers; decent people like my own family were turned into devils by crude Christianity. Lionel Blue
[ Chambers Christianity Crude Decent Devils Family Gas Into Mention Neutral Own Pious Too Turned Were]
I wasn't straining at the bit to become a movie star any more than I had plotted to get out of vaudeville and into Broadway musicals. Ethel Merman
[ Any Become Bit Broadway Get Had Into More Movie Musicals Out Plotted Star Straining Than Vaudeville]
Whenever you make love to someone, there should be three people involved - you, the other person, and the devil. Robert Mapplethorpe
[ Devil Involved Love Make Other Person Should Someone Three Whenever]
Once you are dancing with the devil, the prettiest capers won't help you. E. T. A. Hoffmann
[ Dancing Devil Help Once Prettiest Won]
My favorite NBA team are the houston rockets and favorite college team are the duke blue devils. Dante Hall
[ Blue College Devils Duke Favorite Houston Nba Rockets Team]
I see no faults in the Church, and therefore let me be resurrected with the Saints, whether I ascend to heaven or descend to hell, or go to any other place. And if we go to hell, we will turn the devils out of doors and make a heaven of it. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Any Ascend Church Descend Devils Doors Faults Go Heaven Hell Make Other Out Place Resurrected Saints See Therefore Turn Whether Will]
Why doesn't that Devil take me with him? It would be much better with him than it is here. Eva Braun
[ Better Devil Here Him Much Take Than Why Would]
The world is all the richer for having a devil in it, so long as we keep our foot upon his neck. William James
[ Devil Foot Having His Keep Long Neck Our Richer Upon World]
An apology for the devil: it must be remembered that we have heard one side of the case. God has written all the books. Samuel Butler
[ Apology Books Case Devil God Heard Must Remembered Side Written]
Beauty and the devil are the same thing. Robert Mapplethorpe
[ Beauty Devil Same Thing]
If I'm alone too long I think too much, and I'm not interested in doing that. That won't lead anywhere good, I'm sure. If I'm busy I tend to stay out of trouble. An idle mind is the devil's playground. Lisa Marie Presley
[ Alone Anywhere Busy Devil Doing Good Idle Interested Lead Long Mind Much Out Playground Stay Sure Tend Think Too Trouble Won]
They give themselves to God when the Devil will no longer have them. Sophie Arnould
[ Devil Give God Longer Them Themselves Will]
Logarithmic plots are a device of the devil. Charles Francis Richter
[ Device Devil Logarithmic Plots]
He that falls into sin is a man; that grieves at it, is a saint; that boasteth of it, is a devil. Thomas Fuller
[ Devil Falls Grieves Into Man Saint Sin]
When a man gets his money in bad ways, when he sees the better course and takes the worse, then the devil's in his heart, and that fixes him. Dan Totheroh
[ Bad Better Course Devil Fixes Gets Heart Him His Man Money Sees Takes Then Ways Worse]
The devil is compromise. Henrik Ibsen
[ Compromise Devil]
We are not angels. Nor are we the devils you have made us out to be. Slobodan Milosevic
[ Angels Devils Made Nor Out Us]
The devil's name is dullness. Robert E. Lee
[ Devil Dullness Name]
What a book a devil's chaplain might write on the clumsy, wasteful, blundering, low, and horribly cruel work of nature! Charles Darwin
[ Book Clumsy Cruel Devil Horribly Low Might Nature Wasteful Work Write]
The old Devil gets mad when you're trying to do good. Pray that God will move the stumbling blocks. Mahalia Jackson
[ Blocks Devil Gets God Good Mad Move Old Pray Stumbling Trying Will]
Onstage, I am a devil. But I'm hardly a social reject. Freddie Mercury
[ Am Devil Hardly Onstage Reject Social]
Then if your movie clicks with real audiences, you'll be sucked into some sort of Hollywood orbit. It's a devil of a place where the only religion that really counts is box office. Yahoo Serious
[ Audiences Box Clicks Counts Devil Hollywood Into Movie Office Only Orbit Place Real Really Religion Some Sort Sucked Then Where Your]
The notion of making money by popular work, and then retiring to do good work, is the most familiar of all the devil's traps for artists. Logan Pearsall Smith
[ Artists Devil Familiar Good Making Money Most Notion Popular Retiring Then Traps Work]
To light one candle to God and another to the Devil is the principle of wisdom. Jose Bergamin
[ Another Candle Devil God Light Principle Wisdom]
If power made one evil, then God would be the Devil. Jonah Goldberg
[ Devil Evil God Made Power Then Would]
A bad book is the worse that it cannot repent. It has not been the devil's policy to keep the masses of mankind in ignorance; but finding that they will read, he is doing all in his power to poison their books. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Bad Been Book Books Cannot Devil Doing Finding His Ignorance Keep Mankind Masses Poison Policy Power Read Repent Their Will Worse]
Show business is one of the few businesses that the devil will actually agree to own just a portion of your soul because he knows if you have a performer's ego you were probably working for him all along. Marc Maron
[ Actually Agree Along Because Business Businesses Devil Ego Few Him Just Knows Own Performer Portion Probably Show Soul Were Will Working Your]
Anything new is always considered the devil's tool. Rip Torn
[ Always Anything Considered Devil New Tool]
Gossip is the Devil's radio. George Harrison
[ Devil Gossip Radio]
Laughter kills fear, and without fear there can be no faith. For without fear of the devil there is no need for God. Sean Connery
[ Devil Faith Fear God Kills Laughter Need Without]
My mother was in vaudeville, but after she had her children, she quit working. Dean Stockwell
[ After Children Had Her Mother Quit She Vaudeville Working]
Your best friend and worst enemy are both in this room right now. It's not your neighbor right or left - and it's not God or the devil - it's you. Edwin Louis Cole
[ Best Both Devil Enemy Friend God Left Neighbor Now Right Room Worst Your]
It is an invention of the devil, an infernal falsity for the destruction of all Christianity. Michael Servetus
[ Christianity Destruction Devil Falsity Infernal Invention]
And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart, till the Devil whispered behind the leaves "It's pretty, but is it Art?" Rudyard Kipling
[ Art Behind Devil First Had Heart His Joy Leaves Mighty Pretty Rude Seen Sketch Till Whispered World]
You always fall for the rascal or the guy who's got a little bit of the devil in him. You can't help it. Debbie Harry
[ Always Bit Devil Fall Got Guy Help Him Little Rascal]
The man who has his millions will want everything he can lay his hands on and then raise his voice against the poor devil who wants ten cents more a day. Samuel Gompers
[ Against Cents Day Devil Everything Hands His Lay Man Millions More Poor Raise Ten Then Voice Want Wants Will]
Money is neither my god nor my devil. It is a form of energy that tends to make us more of who we already are, whether it's greedy or loving. Dan Millman
[ Already Devil Energy Form God Greedy Loving Make Money More Neither Nor Tends Us Whether]
Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Devil Father Lies Master Pride Sin]
There are gods, but there is no God; and all gods become devils eventually. Robert Anton Wilson
[ Become Devils Eventually God Gods]
This discourse, and the present frame of my mind, lead me rather to speak to those, who by feeling Satan's fiery darts, know assuredly that there is a devil. George Whitefield
[ Assuredly Darts Devil Discourse Feeling Fiery Frame Know Lead Mind Present Rather Satan Speak Those]
The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces, but Milton sacrificed to the Devil. Voltaire
[ Ancients Devil Graces Milton Recommended Sacrifice Sacrificed Us]
From the world of darkness I did loose demons and devils in the power of scorpions to torment. Charles Manson
[ Darkness Demons Devils Did Loose Power Scorpions Torment World]
The violence or the vaudeville style of comedy is a technique all by itself. You get up there, and you are a comedian, and you're doing one thing. That is, you're going to make the audience laugh. Leslie Nielsen
[ Audience Comedian Comedy Doing Get Going Itself Laugh Make Style Technique Thing Up Vaudeville Violence]
The whole concept of the devil is a metaphor on one level. Taylor Hackford
[ Concept Devil Level Metaphor Whole]
Memnoch the Devil happen to be my favorite of all The Vampire Chronicles. Anne Rice
[ Chronicles Devil Favorite Happen Vampire]
It is too maddening. I've got to fly off, right now, to some devilish navy yard, three hours in a seasick steamer, and after being heartily sick, I'll have to speak three times, and then I'll be sick coming home. Still, who would not be sick for England? John Masefield
[ After Being Coming Devilish England Fly Got Heartily Home Hours Maddening Navy Now Off Right Seasick Sick Some Speak Still Then Three Times Too Would Yard]
This is the very devilish thing about foreign affairs: they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim. James Reston
[ Affairs Always Conform Devilish Foreign Our Thing Very Whim Will]
Somehow our devils are never quite what we expect when we meet them face to face. Nelson DeMille
[ Devils Expect Face Meet Never Our Quite Somehow Them]
Though an angel should write, still 'tis devils must print. Thomas Moore
[ Angel Devils Must Print Should Still Though Tis Write]
A dimple on the chin, the devil within. Pope Paul VI
[ Chin Devil Within]
Educate men without religion and you make of them but clever devils. Arthur Wellesley
[ Clever Devils Educate Make Men Religion Them Without]
With these kinds of proposals, the devil is in the details. We're going to examine this realignment closely. We will fight any measure that compromises our needs - now or in the future. John B. Larson
[ Any Closely Compromises Details Devil Examine Fight Future Going Kinds Measure Needs Now Our Proposals These Will]
You slam a politician, you make out he's the devil, with horns and hoofs. But his wife loves him, and so did all his mistresses. Pamela Hansford Johnson
[ Devil Did Him His Horns Loves Make Mistresses Out Politician Slam Wife]
It was necessary that the Devil should have a representation upon the earth as well as God. Warren Jeffs
[ Devil Earth God Necessary Representation Should Upon Well]
Thinking about the devil is worse than seeing the devil. Branch Rickey
[ Devil Seeing Than Thinking Worse]
Hell is the highest reward that the devil can offer you for being a servant of his. Billy Sunday
[ Being Devil Hell Highest His Offer Reward Servant]
The Devil, can sometimes do a very gentlemanly thing. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Devil Gentlemanly Sometimes Thing Very]
If you can get some of the devil's money to use for the Lord's work, if you have to borrow it, it is all right and carry on the work. John Harvey Kellogg
[ Borrow Carry Devil Get Lord Money Right Some Use Work]
The devil himself had probably redesigned Hell in the light of information he had gained from observing airport layouts. Anthony Price
[ Airport Devil Gained Had Hell Himself Information Light Observing Probably]
Those who play with the devil's toys will be brought by degrees to wield his sword. R. Buckminster Fuller
[ Brought Degrees Devil His Play Sword Those Toys Wield Will]
It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them angels, but because they do not expect holiness from one another, but from God only. William Blake
[ Angels Another Because Devils Expect God Holier Holiness Makes Men Only Than Them]
I'm not subject to their rise and fall because I'm not accepted by them, so I have my own little curve going on. A lot of it is because of how much I play, I think I connect like when all you had was Vaudeville, I think I have an audience by performing a lot! Leo Kottke
[ Accepted Audience Because Connect Curve Fall Going Had How Little Lot Much Own Performing Play Rise Subject Their Them Think Vaudeville]
I'm not afraid to look like a big, hairy, smelly, foreign devil in Tokyo, though I do my best not to, I really do. Anthony Bourdain
[ Afraid Best Big Devil Foreign Hairy Look Really Smelly Though Tokyo]
The good news is there's no devil. The bad news is there's no heaven. There's nothing. Kerry Packer
[ Bad Devil Good Heaven News Nothing]
A rude nature is worse than a brute nature by so much more as man is better than a beast: and those that are of civil natures and genteel dispositions are as much nearer to celestial creatures as those that are rude and cruel are to devils. Margaret Cavendish
[ Beast Better Brute Celestial Civil Creatures Cruel Devils Dispositions Genteel Man More Much Nature Natures Nearer Rude Than Those Worse]
It is not a God, just and good, but a devil, under the name of God, that the Bible describes. Thomas Paine
[ Bible Describes Devil God Good Just Name Under]
But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last. Some god comes out of a theatrical cloud and leaves the poor devil ten thousand-a-year and a title. Anthony Trollope
[ Cloud Comes Devil God Hero Indifferent Last Leaves Most Novels Out Poor Right Some Ten Theatrical Then Title]
The Jew is a devil in human form. It is fitting that he be exterminated root and branch. Julius Streicher
[ Branch Devil Exterminated Fitting Form Human Jew Root]
There's good and bad in everybody. I wasn't looking for the good, or looking for the bad. This is a man who signed his pact with the devil 20 years ago, and he's learned to live with it. He's tried to protect his family from it. Sam Mendes
[ Ago Bad Devil Everybody Family Good His Learned Live Looking Man Pact Protect Signed Tried Years]
This is the devilish thing about foreign affairs: they are foreign and will not always conform to our whim. James Reston
[ Affairs Always Conform Devilish Foreign Our Thing Whim Will]
Ultimately a hero is a man who would argue with the gods, and so awakens devils to contest his vision. The more a man can achieve, the more he may be certain that the devil will inhabit a part of his creation. Norman Mailer
[ Achieve Argue Awakens Certain Contest Creation Devil Devils Gods Hero His Inhabit Man May More Part Ultimately Vision Will Would]
I am in no mood to be deceived any longer by the crafty devil and false character whose greatest pleasure is to take advantage of everyone. Camille Claudel
[ Advantage Am Any Character Crafty Deceived Devil Everyone False Greatest Longer Mood Pleasure Take Whose]
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them by the force of the very passion they have suppressed and think themselves superior to. George Santayana
[ Devil Force Passion Revenge Sometimes Superior Suppressed Takes Them Themselves Think Upon Very Virtuous]
I don't believe in devils. Indifference and misunderstandings can create evil situations. Most of the time, people who appear to be evil are really victims of evil deeds. Max von Sydow
[ Appear Believe Create Deeds Devils Evil Indifference Misunderstandings Most Really Situations Time Victims]
To talk to someone who does not listen is enough to tense the devil. Pearl Bailey
[ Devil Does Enough Listen Someone Talk Tense]
It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels. Saint Augustine
[ Angels Changed Devils Humility Into Makes Men Pride]
I often remembered also that I had been told, that we shall have as many devils biting us, if we go to hell, as we have unconfessed sins on our consciences. Maria Monk
[ Also Been Biting Consciences Devils Go Had Hell Many Often Our Remembered Shall Sins Told Us]
I had a very bad time with acid. I did that classic thing of looking in the mirror by mistake and seeing the devil. But I took it several times, because you always think that next time you might have the wonderful time that everyone else is having. Robbie Coltrane
[ Acid Always Bad Because Classic Devil Did Else Everyone Had Having Looking Might Mirror Mistake Next Seeing Several Thing Think Time Times Took Very Wonderful]
That's why I called my record Devil Without a Cause - I'm a white boy who's so sick of hearing that white kids are going to steal rap. Kid Rock
[ Boy Called Cause Devil Going Hearing Kids Rap Record Sick Steal White Why Without]
The devil doesn't know how to sing, only how to howl. Francis Thompson
[ Devil How Howl Know Only Sing]
Those who consider the Devil to be a partisan of Evil and angels to be warriors for Good accept the demagogy of the angels. Things are clearly more complicated. Milan Kundera
[ Accept Angels Clearly Complicated Consider Devil Evil Good More Partisan Things Those Warriors]
Evil, and evil spirits, devils and devil possession, are the outgrowth of man's inadequate consciousness of God. We must avoid thinking of evil as a thing in itself - a force that works against man or, against God, if you will. Eric Butterworth
[ Against Avoid Consciousness Devil Devils Evil Force God Inadequate Itself Man Must Outgrowth Possession Spirits Thing Thinking Will Works]
For where God built a church, there the Devil would also build a chapel. Martin Luther
[ Also Build Built Chapel Church Devil God Where Would]
They actually bought me for Daredevil 2, but they have to exercise the option. Joe Pantoliano
[ Actually Bought Daredevil Exercise Option]
I am not an angel and do not pretend to be. That is not one of my roles. But I am not the devil either. I am a woman and a serious artist, and I would like so to be judged. Maria Callas
[ Am Angel Artist Devil Either Judged Pretend Roles Serious Woman Would]
Perfectionists are their own devils. Jack Kirby
[ Devils Own Their]
Poverty is from the devil and that God wants all Christians prosperous. Benny Hinn
[ Christians Devil God Poverty Prosperous Wants]
Let the devil catch you but by a single hair, and you are his forever. Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
[ Catch Devil Forever Hair His Single]
But I think we are seeing a resurgence of the graphic ghost story like The Others, Devil's Backbone and The Sixth Sense. It is a return to more gothic atmospheric ghost storytelling. Guillermo del Toro
[ Atmospheric Backbone Devil Ghost Gothic Graphic More Others Resurgence Return Seeing Sense Sixth Story Storytelling Think]
If you get down and quarell everyday, you're saying prayers to the devil, I say. Bob Marley
[ Devil Down Everyday Get Prayers Say Saying]
Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil's spawn. He is an individual who would sell his mother to get a vote. He would strap his children to the front end of a steam locomotive. Eric Massa
[ Children Devil End Front Get His Individual Locomotive Mother Sell Son Spawn Steam Vote Would]
Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love. Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
[ Angel Black Devil Hell Hot Love Pure Sweet]
Why should the Devil have all the good tunes? Rowland Hill
[ Devil Good Should Tunes Why]
I don't even own a TV because I think it's the devil. Cameron Diaz
[ Because Devil Even Own Think Tv]
A revival does two things. First, it returns the Church from her backsliding and second, it causes the conversion of men and women; and it always includes the conviction of sin on the part of the Church. What a spell the devil seems to cast over the Church today! Billy Sunday
[ Always Cast Causes Church Conversion Conviction Devil Does First Her Includes Men Over Part Returns Revival Second Seems Sin Spell Things Today Two Women]
A brave man is a man who dares to look the Devil in the face and tell him he is a Devil. James A. Garfield
[ Brave Dares Devil Face Him Look Man Tell]
Sarcasm I now see to be, in general, the language of the devil; for which reason I have long since as good as renounced it. Thomas Carlyle
[ Devil General Good Language Long Now Reason Renounced Sarcasm See Since Which]
Sometimes I have wondered whether life wouldn't be much more amusing if we were all devils, and no nonsense about angels and being good. William Hurlbut
[ Amusing Angels Being Devils Good Life More Much Nonsense Sometimes Were Whether Wondered]
Man can hardly even recognize the devils of his own creation. Albert Schweitzer
[ Creation Devils Even Hardly His Man Own Recognize]
I hope you're representing the devil's advocate. Charles Olson
[ Advocate Devil Hope Representing]
I cannot help thinking that the menace of Hell makes as many devils as the severe penal codes of inhuman humanity make villains. Lord Byron
[ Cannot Codes Devils Hell Help Humanity Inhuman Make Makes Many Menace Penal Severe Thinking Villains]
I love Daredevil. I thought it was enjoyable. Okay? There were critical issues with it, and that's why I wear black, some people wear red - we are entitled to our opinions. Avi Arad
[ Black Critical Daredevil Enjoyable Entitled Issues Love Okay Opinions Our Red Some Thought Wear Were Why]
God Almighty never intended that the devil should triumph over the Church. He never intended that the saloons should walk rough-shod over Christianity. Billy Sunday
[ Almighty Christianity Church Devil God Intended Never Over Saloons Should Triumph Walk]
There's so much saint in the worst of them, and so much devil in the best of them, that a woman who's married to one of them, has nothing to learn of the rest of them. Helen Rowland
[ Best Devil Learn Married Much Nothing Rest Saint Them Woman Worst]
I've done made a deal with the devil. He said he's going to give me an air-conditioned place when I go down there, if I go there, so I won't put all the fires out. Red Adair
[ Deal Devil Done Down Fires Give Go Going Made Out Place Put Said Won]
I praticed making faces in the mirror and it would drive my mother crazy. She used to scare me by saying that I was going to see the devil if I kept looking in the mirror. That fascinated me even more, of course. Jim Carrey
[ Course Crazy Devil Drive Even Faces Fascinated Going Kept Looking Making Mirror More Mother Saying Scare See She Used Would]
Probably the toughest time in anyone's life is when you have to murder a loved one because they're the devil. Emo Philips
[ Anyone Because Devil Life Loved Murder Probably Time Toughest]
If it wasn't for the devil, we wouldn't be here, would we? Brad Dourif
[ Devil Here Would]
You can put in all the difficulties, jumps, runs, and any other devilish complexities you like, except octave spans and similar features which do not suit the formation of hands. Johann Nepomuk Hummel
[ Any Complexities Devilish Difficulties Except Features Formation Hands Jumps Octave Other Put Runs Similar Spans Suit Which]
The devil is a better theologian than any of us and is a devil still. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Any Better Devil Still Than Theologian Us]
Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty. Idleness is the devil's home for temptation and for unprofitable, distracting musings; while labor profit others and ourselves. Anne Baxter
[ Constant Devil Distracting Duty Home Idleness Labor Musings Others Ourselves Profit Sin Temptation Unprofitable While]
I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him, in the ordinary sense of the word. I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff. Aleister Crowley
[ Become Believe Chief Content Devil Get Him His Hold Ordinary Personal Personally Sense Serve Staff Wanted Word]
Temptation is the devil looking through the keyhole. Yielding is opening the door and inviting him in. Billy Sunday
[ Devil Door Him Inviting Keyhole Looking Opening Temptation Through Yielding]
The Devil is like a strainer that separates the mud from the gold. Carlos Santana
[ Devil Gold Mud Separates]
If you young fellows were wise, the devil couldn't do anything to you, but since you aren't wise, you need us who are old. Martin Luther
[ Anything Devil Fellows Need Old Since Us Were Wise Young]
Gamesters and highwaymen are generally very good to their whores, but they are very devils to their wives. John Gay
[ Devils Generally Good Their Very Whores Wives]
If Hitler invaded hell I would make at least a favorable reference to the devil in the House of Commons. Winston Churchill
[ Commons Devil Favorable Hell Hitler House Invaded Least Make Reference Would]
It's not that we poor men are so powerful to be able to banish the devil. It's that God gives us the power. Gabriele Nanni
[ Able Banish Devil Gives God Men Poor Power Powerful Us]
So Ham's wife that was preserved on the Ark was a Negro of the seed of Cain and there was a priestly purpose in it, that the Devil would have a representation as well as God. Warren Jeffs
[ Ark Cain Devil God Ham Negro Preserved Priestly Purpose Representation Seed Well Wife Would]
A nickname is the heaviest stone that the devil can throw at a man. It is a bugbear to the imagination, and, though we do not believe in it, it still haunts our apprehensions. William Hazlitt
[ Apprehensions Believe Devil Haunts Heaviest Imagination Man Nickname Our Still Stone Though Throw]
Talk of the devil, and his horns appear. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Appear Devil His Horns Talk]
The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time. Johann Kaspar Lavater
[ Devil Dull Jealous Mad Possessed Same Spirit Time]
I know nothing of God or the Devil. I have never seen a vision nor learned a secret that would damn or save my soul. Anne Rice
[ Damn Devil God Know Learned Never Nor Nothing Save Secret Seen Soul Vision Would]
The devil made me do it. Flip Wilson
[ Devil Made]
Fear is the dark room where the Devil develops his negatives. Gary Busey
[ Dark Develops Devil Fear His Negatives Room Where]
We left Dayton, September 23, and arrived at our camp at Kill Devil Hill on Friday, the 25th. Orville Wright
[ Arrived Camp Dayton Devil Friday Hill Kill Left Our September]
Every child was taught from his cradle that money was Mammon, the chief agent of the flesh and the devil. Rebecca H. Davis
[ Agent Chief Child Cradle Devil Every Flesh His Mammon Money Taught]
TV - a clever contraction derived from the words Terrible Vaudeville. However, it is our latest medium - we call it a medium because nothing's well done. Goodman Ace
[ Because Call Clever Contraction Derived Done However Latest Medium Nothing Our Terrible Tv Vaudeville Well Words]
Neutral men are the devil's allies. Edwin Hubbel Chapin
[ Allies Devil Men Neutral]
So many people are working in vaudeville today that I looked for three weeks to book enough acts for an hour bill and didn't have them until the night before we opened in Buffalo and money was no object! Edgar Bergen
[ Acts Before Bill Book Buffalo Enough Hour Looked Many Money Night Object Opened Them Three Today Until Vaudeville Weeks Working]
I love devils. Mary MacLane
[ Devils Love]
What the devil does the plot signify, except to bring in fine things? George Villiers
[ Bring Devil Does Except Fine Plot Signify Things]
Do Tasmanian devils really exist? Tom Cochrane
[ Devils Exist Really]
What the devil is the point of surviving, going on living, when it's a drag? But you see, that's what people do. Alan Watts
[ Devil Drag Going Living Point See Surviving]
There are no whole truths: all truths are half-truths. It is trying to treat them as whole truths that plays to the devil. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Devil Plays Them Treat Truths Trying Whole]
I could care less about what people think. I'm a Devil Without A Cause. Kid Rock
[ Care Cause Could Devil Less Think Without]
At the same time, as you know, unless you are a comic book reader, Daredevil is not a known thing. Avi Arad
[ Book Comic Daredevil Know Known Reader Same Thing Time Unless]
A church debt is the devil's salary. Henry Ward Beecher
[ Church Debt Devil Salary]
Tell the truth and shame the devil. Francois Rabelais
[ Devil Shame Tell Truth]
I never thought of it as God. I didn't know what to call it. I don't believe in devils, but demons I do because everyone at one time or another has some kind of a demon, even if you call it by another name, that drives them. Gene Wilder
[ Another Because Believe Call Demon Demons Devils Drives Even Everyone God Kind Know Name Never Some Them Thought Time]
Here is true immorality: ignorance and stupidity; the devil is nothing but this. His name is Legion. Gustave Flaubert
[ Devil Here His Ignorance Immorality Legion Name Nothing Stupidity True]
The idea that religion and politics don't mix was invented by the Devil to keep Christians from running their own country. Jerry Falwell
[ Christians Country Devil Idea Invented Keep Mix Own Politics Religion Running Their]
The world is the devil's hunting-ground, and children are his choicest game. Anthony Comstock
[ Children Choicest Devil Game His World]
Deal with the Devil if the Devil has a constituency - and don't complain about the heat. C. J. Cherryh
[ Complain Constituency Deal Devil Heat]
First there was the theatre of people and animals, then of people and the devil. Now we need the theatre of people and people. Edward Bond
[ Animals Devil First Need Now Theatre Then]
The theory seems to be that as long as a man is a failure he is one of God's children, but that as soon as he succeeds he is taken over by the Devil. H. L. Mencken
[ Children Devil Failure God Long Man Over Seems Soon Succeeds Taken Theory]
You bet I arrived overnight. Over a few hundred nights in the Catskills, in vaudeville, in clubs and on Broadway. Danny Kaye
[ Arrived Bet Broadway Clubs Few Hundred Nights Over Overnight Vaudeville]
Be good. Do good. The devil wields no power over a good man. Harry Segall
[ Devil Good Man Over Power Wields]
Anger is implanted in us as sort of sting, to make us gnash with our teeth against the devil, to make us vehement against him, not to set us in array against each other. Richard Savage
[ Against Anger Array Devil Each Him Implanted Make Other Our Set Sort Sting Teeth Us Vehement]
We have enslaved the rest of the animal creation, and have treated our distant cousins in fur and feathers so badly that beyond doubt, if they were able to formulate a religion, they would depict the Devil in human form. William Ralph Inge
[ Able Animal Badly Beyond Cousins Creation Depict Devil Distant Doubt Enslaved Feathers Form Formulate Fur Human Our Religion Rest Treated Were Would]
With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself. Thomas Fuller
[ Action Devil Devotion Er Himself Pious Sugar]
Religion which requires persecution to sustain, it is of the devil's propagation. Hosea Ballou
[ Devil Persecution Propagation Religion Requires Sustain Which]
I do not like vaudeville, but what can I do? It likes me. Anna Held
[ Likes Vaudeville]
Show me a great actor and I'll show you a lousy husband. Show me a great actress, and you've seen the devil. W. C. Fields
[ Actor Actress Devil Great Husband Lousy Seen Show]
If vaudeville had died, television was the box they put it in. Larry Gelbart
[ Box Died Had Put Television Vaudeville]
Worldly wealth is the Devil's bait; and those whose minds feed upon riches recede, in general, from real happiness, in proportion as their stores increase, as the moon, when she is fullest, is farthest from the sun. Robert Burton
[ Bait Devil Farthest Feed Fullest General Happiness Increase Minds Moon Proportion Real Recede Riches She Stores Sun Their Those Upon Wealth Whose Worldly]
The devil take me, if I think anything but love to be the object of love. Henry Fielding
[ Anything Devil Love Object Take Think]