Quotations that match 'savages'.

Creditor. One of a tribe of savages dwelling beyond the Financial Straits and dreaded for their desolating incursions. Ambrose Bierce
[ Beyond Creditor Dreaded Dwelling Financial Savages Straits Their Tribe]
Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages. Thomas A. Edison
[ Beings Ethics Evolution Goal Harming Highest Leads Living Non-Violence Other Savages Still Stop Until Which]
The toute ensemble was such as to make polished society blush, when compared with these savages. Zebulon Pike
[ Blush Compared Ensemble Make Polished Savages Society Such These]
The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages, or even to most civilised men. Bertrand Russell
[ Aim Animals Civilised Even Great Importance Matter Men Most Philosophy Practical Savages Theoretical Understanding Which World]
I have struck a city - a real city - and they call it Chicago... I urgently desire never to see it again. It is inhabited by savages. Rudyard Kipling
[ Again Call Chicago City Desire Inhabited Never Real Savages See Struck Urgently]
Life Among the Savages is a disrespectful memoir of my children. Shirley Jackson
[ Among Children Disrespectful Life Memoir Savages]
The savages don't have atom bombs. Friedrich Durrenmatt
[ Atom Bombs Savages]
All men, even those we call savages, have been so tormented by the passion for strong drinks, that limited as their capacities were, they were yet able to manufacture them. Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
[ Able Been Call Capacities Drinks Even Limited Manufacture Men Passion Savages Strong Their Them Those Tormented Were Yet]
We were then in a dangerous, helpless situation, exposed daily to perils and death amongst savages and wild beasts, not a white man in the country but ourselves. Daniel Boone
[ Amongst Beasts Country Daily Dangerous Death Exposed Helpless Man Ourselves Perils Savages Situation Then Were White Wild]
The missionaries go forth to Christianize the savages - as if the savages weren't dangerous enough already. Edward Abbey
[ Already Dangerous Enough Forth Go Missionaries Savages Weren]
Each new generation is a fresh invasion of savages. Hervey Allen
[ Each Fresh Generation Invasion New Savages]
I directed the men in our barque to approach near the savages, and hold their arms in readiness to do their duty in case they notice any movement of these people against us. Samuel de Champlain
[ Against Any Approach Arms Case Directed Duty Hold Men Movement Near Notice Our Readiness Savages Their These Us]
Civilized men are more discourteous than savages because they know they can be impolite without having their skulls split, as a general thing. Robert E. Howard
[ Because Civilized General Having Know Men More Savages Skulls Split Than Their Thing Without]
The lands granted were in the occupancy of savages and situated in a wilderness, of which the government had never taken possession, and of which it could not with its own citizens ever have taken possession. William H. Wharton
[ Citizens Could Ever Government Granted Had Lands Never Own Possession Savages Situated Taken Were Which Wilderness]