Quotations that match 'knife'.

I have a gift for enraging people, but if I ever bore you it will be with a knife. Louise Brooks
[ Bore Ever Gift Knife Will]
The knife of historical relativism... which has cut to pieces all metaphysics and religion must also bring about healing. Wilhelm Dilthey
[ Also Bring Cut Healing Historical Knife Metaphysics Must Pieces Relativism Religion Which]
I ended up injuring her with a knife I had on me. I can't really remember what happened. Mathias Rust
[ Ended Had Happened Her Injuring Knife Really Remember Up]
I have always been of the mind that in a democracy manners are the only effective weapons against the bowie-knife. James Russell Lowell
[ Against Always Been Democracy Effective Manners Mind Only Weapons]
We can know nothing till after this grave debate. The soul must withdraw, for this is not its hour. Now the knife must divide the flesh, and lay the ravage bare, and do its work completely. Georges Duhamel
[ After Bare Completely Debate Divide Flesh Grave Hour Knife Know Lay Must Nothing Now Soul Till Withdraw Work]
The knife of corruption endangered the life of New York City. The scalpel of the law is making us well again. Edward Koch
[ Again City Corruption Endangered Knife Law Life Making New Scalpel Us Well York]
I do not weep at the world I am too busy sharpening my oyster knife. Zora Neale Hurston
[ Am Busy Knife Oyster Sharpening Too Weep World]
I think Google should be like a Swiss Army knife: clean, simple, the tool you want to take everywhere. Marissa Mayer
[ Army Clean Everywhere Google Knife Should Simple Swiss Take Think Tool Want]
Instead of using brushes all the time, try a palette knife to paint. Frank Bruno
[ Brushes Instead Knife Paint Palette Time Try Using]
Only the knife knows what goes on in the heart of a pumpkin. Simone Schwarz-Bart
[ Goes Heart Knife Knows Only Pumpkin]
At that level, every goal is like a knife in the ribs. Gordon Banks
[ Every Goal Knife Level Ribs]
Fear tastes like a rusty knife and do not let her into your house. John Cheever
[ Fear Her House Into Knife Rusty Tastes Your]
The best thing I have is the knife from Fatal Attraction. I hung it in my kitchen. It's my way of saying, Don't mess with me. Glenn Close
[ Attraction Best Fatal Hung Kitchen Knife Mess Saying Thing Way]
Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your knife and it will blunt. Lao Tzu
[ Blunt Bowl Brim Fill Keep Knife Sharpening Spill Will Your]
Pain was something we were expected to endure. But I doubt very much if you would be entirely happy today if a doctor threw a towel in your face and jumped on you with a knife. Roald Dahl
[ Doctor Doubt Endure Entirely Expected Face Happy Jumped Knife Much Pain Something Threw Today Towel Very Were Would Your]
I'm not the sharpest knife in the drawer, but I do know how to count. Mickey Gilley
[ Count Drawer How Knife Know Sharpest]
The rule in carving holds good as to criticism; never cut with a knife what you can cut with a spoon. Charles Buxton
[ Carving Criticism Cut Good Holds Knife Never Rule Spoon]
When about fifteen I once made a great scandal by taking out my knife in prayer meeting and assaulting a young man who, while I was kneeling down during the prayer, stood above me and squeezed my neck. Simon Newcomb
[ Above Assaulting Down During Fifteen Great Kneeling Knife Made Man Meeting Neck Once Out Prayer Scandal Squeezed Stood Taking While Young]
My friend told me I went over to this guy and he pulled a knife. Matt Nagle
[ Friend Guy Knife Over Pulled Told Went]
There will be no justice as long as man will stand with a knife or with a gun and destroy those who are weaker than he is. Isaac Bashevis Singer
[ Destroy Gun Justice Knife Long Man Stand Than Those Weaker Will]
You live by the gun and knife, and die by the gun and knife. Joe Valachi
[ Die Gun Knife Live]
I can't go and shoot people in the back of the head because It's a kids' movie, which is actually quite a good test because you haven't got the overt threat of a knife in the face. Ralph Fiennes
[ Actually Back Because Face Go Good Got Haven Head Kids Knife Movie Overt Quite Shoot Test Threat Which]
The tongue like a sharp knife... Kills without drawing blood. Buddha
[ Blood Drawing Kills Knife Sharp Tongue Without]
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife. Sophocles
[ Doctor Does Knife Needs Over Sore Wise]
I haven't got a car or a house. I've got a wife, but I didn't pay for her! I spend all my money on my glorious wife. She's here with a knife at my throat! Mackenzie Crook
[ Car Glorious Got Haven Her Here House Knife Money Pay She Spend Throat Wife]
When I was little, my mother taught me how to use a fork and knife. The trouble is that Mother forget to teach me how to stop using them! Hattie McDaniel
[ Forget Fork How Knife Little Mother Stop Taught Teach Them Trouble Use Using]
You can turn your back on a person, but never turn your back on a drug, especially when its waving a razor sharp hunting knife in your eye. Hunter S. Thompson
[ Back Especially Eye Hunting Knife Never Person Razor Sharp Turn Waving Your]
Happiness, for you we walk on a knife edge. To the eyes you are a flickering light, to the feet, thin ice that cracks; and so may no one touch you who loves you. Eugenio Montale
[ Cracks Edge Eyes Feet Flickering Happiness Ice Knife Light Loves May Thin Touch Walk]
A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it. Rabindranath Tagore
[ Blade Bleed Hand Knife Logic Makes Mind Uses]
As they say in Italy, Italians were eating with a knife and fork when the French were still eating each other. The Medici family had to bring their Tuscan cooks up there so they could make something edible. Mario Batali
[ Bring Cooks Could Each Eating Edible Family Fork French Had Italians Italy Knife Make Other Say Something Still Their Up Were]
I don't look at a knife the way I used to. I'm more aware of what it is. I think twice. This is a key finger. It's in every chord. Neil Young
[ Aware Chord Every Finger Key Knife Look More Think Twice Used Way]
Everybody, sooner or later, will have to go under the knife. Let's hope they make out as well as I did. Bobby Darin
[ Did Everybody Go Hope Knife Later Make Out Sooner Under Well Will]
If a lot of people gripped a knife and fork the way they do a golf club, they'd starve to death. Sam Snead Sports
[ Club Death Fork Golf Gripped Knife Lot Starve Way]
No matter how subtle the wizard, a knife between the shoulder blades will cramp his style. Steven Brust
[ Between Blades Cramp His How Knife Matter Shoulder Style Subtle Will Wizard]
Oh yeah - I watched Knife in the Water, saw the shot, and repeated it. But even if I hadn't seen that film, inevitably the camera would've ended up on top of that mast, I mean if you think of it there are only so many dynamic shots on a boat. Phillip Noyce
[ Boat Camera Dynamic Ended Even Film Hadn Inevitably Knife Many Mean Oh Only Repeated Saw Seen Shot Shots Think Top Up Watched Water Would Yeah]
The basic story for the opener is that word came through the bar that someone got knifed and killed up on the Moon Walk. It turns out to be one of the quarter regulars that everybody knows, including Maestro and Bone. Robert Asprin
[ Bar Basic Bone Came Everybody Got Including Killed Knows Moon Opener Out Quarter Regulars Someone Story Through Turns Up Walk Word]
Temptation is like a knife, that may either cut the meat or the throat of a man; it may be his food or his poison, his exercise or his destruction. John Owen
[ Cut Destruction Either Exercise Food His Knife Man May Meat Poison Temptation Throat]
Training is such a vital part of preparation for a game, you really do train to play. It tops up your ability, like sharpening a carving knife. You can get away with not doing it for a while, as long as you have reached a certain standard of fitness. Graeme Le Saux Fitness
[ Ability Away Carving Certain Doing Fitness Game Get Knife Long Part Play Preparation Reached Really Sharpening Standard Such Tops Train Training Up Vital While Your]
In our school you were searched for guns and knifes on the way in and if you didn't have any, they gave you some. Emo Philips
[ Any Gave Guns Our School Searched Some Way Were]
The president's decision yesterday to set into motion the development of the hydrogen bomb... has placed us on the knife-edge of history. Henry M. Jackson
[ Bomb Decision Development History Hydrogen Into Motion Placed President Set Us Yesterday]