Quotations that match 'prey'.

First I shall name the eagle, of which there are three species: the great grey eagle is the largest, of great strength and high flight; he chiefly preys on fawns and other young quadrupeds. William Bartram
[ Chiefly Eagle First Flight Great Grey High Largest Name Other Preys Quadrupeds Shall Species Strength Three Which Young]
Do not fall prey to the false belief that mastery and domination are synonymous with manliness. Kent Nerburn
[ Belief Domination Fall False Manliness Mastery Prey Synonymous]
I do think you feel a little bit like you are preying on people's lives. Emily Watson
[ Bit Feel Little Lives Think]
It is the common fate of the indolent to see their rights become a prey to the active. John Philpot Curran
[ Active Become Common Fate Indolent Prey Rights See Their]
There is hardly anything in the world that some man cannot make a little worse and sell a little cheaper, and the people who consider price only are this man's lawful prey. John Ruskin
[ Anything Cannot Cheaper Consider Hardly Lawful Little Make Man Only Prey Price Sell Some World Worse]
Yeah, I had an idea to make a very scary movie, based on a kind of serial murderer that preys on tourists. Brian De Palma
[ Based Had Idea Kind Make Movie Murderer Preys Scary Serial Tourists Very Yeah]
We truly have an ancient part of the brain that was about survival when we were prey but we seem to have gone past prey. We eat everything and nothing eats us. Nick Nolte
[ Ancient Brain Eat Eats Everything Gone Nothing Part Past Prey Seem Survival Truly Us Were]
During my life I have seen, known, and lost too much to be the prey of vain dread; and, as for the hope of immortality, I am as weary of that as I am of gods and kings. For my own sake only I write this; and herein I differ from all other writers, past and to come. Mika Waltari
[ Am Come Differ Dread During Gods Hope Immortality Kings Known Life Lost Much Only Other Own Past Prey Sake Seen Too Vain Weary Write Writers]
The junior senator from Wisconsin, by his reckless charges, has so preyed upon the fears and hatreds and prejudices of the American people that he has started a prairie fire which neither he nor anyone else may be able to control. James W. Fulbright
[ Able American Anyone Charges Control Else Fears Fire Hatreds His Junior May Neither Nor Prairie Prejudices Reckless Senator Started Upon Which Wisconsin]
Oh literature, oh the glorious Art, how it preys upon the marrow in our bones. It scoops the stuffing out of us, and chucks us aside. Alas! David Herbert Lawrence
[ Alas Art Aside Bones Glorious How Literature Marrow Oh Our Out Preys Stuffing Upon Us]
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]
If people around the world knew how well people at Guantanamo Bay are treating prisoners, they would not fall prey to the accusations that some in our Chamber are making. They are all receiving judicial review. Robin Hayes
[ Accusations Around Bay Chamber Fall Guantanamo How Judicial Knew Making Our Prey Prisoners Receiving Review Some Treating Well World Would]
Lions, wolves, and vultures don't live together in herds, droves or flocks. Of all animals of prey, man is the only sociable one. Every one of us preys upon his neighbor, and yet we herd together. John Gay
[ Animals Droves Every Flocks Herd Herds His Lions Live Man Neighbor Only Prey Preys Sociable Together Upon Us Vultures Wolves Yet]
A lion's work hours are only when he's hungry; once he's satisfied, the predator and prey live peacefully together. Chuck Jones
[ Hours Hungry Lion Live Once Only Peacefully Predator Prey Satisfied Together Work]
The poor prey on one another because their lives offer no hope and communicate the tragic message to these human beings that they have no possibility to attain a decent standard of living. Thabo Mbeki
[ Another Attain Because Beings Communicate Decent Hope Human Lives Living Message Offer Poor Possibility Prey Standard Their These Tragic]
The creative act lasts but a brief moment, a lightning instant of give-and-take, just long enough for you to level the camera and to trap the fleeting prey in your little box. Henri Cartier-Bresson Art
[ Act Box Brief Camera Creative Enough Fleeting Instant Just Lasts Level Lightning Little Long Moment Prey Trap Your]
They politics like ours profess, the greater prey upon the less. Matthew Green
[ Greater Less Ours Politics Prey Profess Upon]
Experience demands that man is the only animal which devours his own kind, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor. Thomas Jefferson
[ Animal Apply Demands Devours Experience General His Kind Man Milder Only Own Poor Prey Rich Term Which]
The bulk of mankind have indeed, in all countries in their turn, been made the prey of ambition. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Ambition Been Bulk Countries Indeed Made Mankind Prey Their Turn]
This legislation gives parents some comfort that their children won't fall prey to child predators while using the Internet at schools and libraries that receive federal dollars for Internet services. Judy Biggert
[ Child Children Comfort Dollars Fall Federal Gives Internet Legislation Libraries Parents Predators Prey Receive Schools Services Some Their Using While Won]
When looking at the evidence of feeding on large prey, you can see every size tooth from hatchling to adult in one spot. The babies may have been fed in the nest until they were full grown, like in eagles and hawks. Robert T. Bakker
[ Adult Babies Been Eagles Every Evidence Fed Feeding Full Grown Hawks Large Looking May Nest Prey See Size Spot Tooth Until Were]
The junior senator from Wisconsin, by his reckless charges, has so preyed upon the fears and hatreds and prejudices of the American people that he has started a prairie fire which neither he nor anyone else may be able to control. J. William Fulbright
[ Able American Anyone Charges Control Else Fears Fire Hatreds His Junior May Neither Nor Prairie Prejudices Reckless Senator Started Upon Which Wisconsin]
Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey. Lord Byron
[ Fear Find Love Paths Prey Through Way Where Will Wolves]
In sleep, you are safe from the revolting mechanics of living and being a prey to outrageous fortune. Taylor Caldwell
[ Being Fortune Living Mechanics Outrageous Prey Revolting Safe Sleep]
Everything that's realistic has some sort of ugliness in it. Even a flower is ugly when it wilts, a bird when it seeks its prey, the ocean when it becomes violent. Sharon Tate
[ Becomes Bird Even Everything Flower Ocean Prey Realistic Seeks Some Sort Ugliness Ugly Violent Wilts]
As a result, I've been portrayed as a cynical barbarian preying on the very clients I was charged to defend. Jack Abramoff
[ Barbarian Been Charged Clients Cynical Defend Portrayed Result Very]
Bullies are always cowards at heart and may be credited with a pretty safe instinct in scenting their prey. Anna Julia Cooper
[ Always Bullies Cowards Credited Heart Instinct May Pretty Prey Safe Their]
A street thug and a paid killer are professionals - beasts of prey, if you will, who have dissociated themselves from the rest of humanity and can now see human beings in the same way that trout fishermen see trout. Willard Gaylin
[ Beasts Beings Fishermen Human Humanity Killer Now Paid Prey Professionals Rest Same See Street Themselves Thug Trout Way Will]
The satirist shoots to kill while the humorist brings his prey back alive and eventually releases him again for another chance. Peter De Vries Humor
[ Again Alive Another Back Brings Chance Eventually Him His Humorist Kill Prey Releases Satirist Shoots While]
I wanted my children to have the same exposure to the water I had. My strongest memories of Northeast Harbor are going in a small Whaler with my dad, looking for osprey. Parker Stevenson
[ Children Dad Exposure Going Had Harbor Looking Memories Northeast Same Small Strongest Wanted Water]
I never found either this or the Northern Shrike return to such prey for food. I have seen them alight on the same thorn bush afterwards, but never made any use of this kind of food. John Bachman
[ Afterwards Alight Any Bush Either Food Found Kind Made Never Northern Prey Return Same Seen Such Them Thorn Use]
Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey. Ouida
[ Beast Heart Him Hope Make Man Prey Take]
Without game, men prey on each other. Perry Farrell
[ Each Game Men Other Prey Without]