Quotes and Sayings about Killing



"The effect of power and publicity on all men is the aggravation of self, a sort of tumor that ends by killing the victim's sympathies."
- Henry B. Adams
(Related: Men, Power, Effect, Killing, Publicity, Self)

"When people are laughing, they're generally not killing one another."
- Alan Alda
(Related: People, Killing)

"We are in control, they are in a state of hysteria. Losers, they think that by killing civilians and trying to distort the feelings of the people they will win. I think they will not win, those bastards."
- Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
(Related: People, Feelings, Control, Killing, State, Trying, Will)

"The holidays are also a time when people freak out about their finances. If you don't want to spend the money, why not try some of the other options instead of killing a bunch of animals?"
- Christina Applegate
(Related: Time, Money, People, Animals, Holidays, Killing, Options, Want)

"As far as thinking about death and murder and various ways of killing people and how people die... I probably have the most twisted mind in Slayer."
- Tom Araya
(Related: Death, People, Killing, Mind, Murder, Thinking)

"We're trying to publicize this one and make people realize that the gun industry can clean up its act and can operate in a way that can reduce the likelihood of guns killing police officers and other innocent people."
- Michael D. Barnes
(Related: People, Act, Killing, Police, Trying)

"They have some pretty tough gun laws in Japan, as they do in any other civilized country in the world, and they're not killing each other off with firearms. You have very violent films in Europe, yet it's not causing the mayhem we see in our streets routinely here."
- Michael D. Barnes
(Related: Country, Europe, Killing, Laws, Pretty, World)

"Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country."
- Marion Barry
(Related: Country, Crime, Washington)

"Gentlemen, I find the law very explicit on murdering your fellow man, but there's nothing here about killing a Chinaman. Case dismissed."
- Roy Bean
(Related: Gentlemen, Killing, Law, Man, Nothing)

"If you take out the killings, Washington actually has a very very low crime rate."
- Marion Berry
(Related: Crime, Washington)

"Nothing of course was ever done to Bill for the killing of Tutt."
- Buffalo Bill
(Related: Killing, Nothing)

"My great forte in killing buffaloes was to get them circling by riding my horse at the head of the herd and shooting their leaders. Thus the brutes behind were crowded to the left, so that they were soon going round and round."
- Buffalo Bill
(Related: Killing, Leaders)

"We barely missed killing Bin Laden. There were numerous findings issued by the President to kill him. We rolled up terrorist cells. We stopped the millennium bombings."
- Sidney Blumenthal
(Related: Killing, President)

"The American people are screaming at the top of their lungs to Washington, 'Stop! Stop the spending, stop the job-killing policies.' And yet, Democrats in Washington refuse to listen to the American people."
- John Boehner
(Related: People, American, Democrats, Job, Washington)

"It's pretty clear that over the last three months the economy has paused. And it's also pretty clear the American people are still demanding and asking the question, 'Where are the jobs?' And the reason we don't have new jobs is because of the job-killing agenda pursued by President Obama and his allies in the Congress."
- John Boehner
(Related: People, American, Congress, Economy, Job, Jobs, Months, President, Pretty, Question, Reason)

"Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them."
- Dion Boucicault
(Related: Men, Time, Killing, Talk)

"We know more about war than we know about peace, more about killing than we know about living."
- Omar N. Bradley
(Related: War, Peace, Killing, Living)

"Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants. We know more about war that we know about peace, more about killing that we know about living."
- Omar N. Bradley
(Related: War, Peace, Giants, Killing, Living, World)

"You are dealing with people who have taken the responsibility of killing their own because they think that they are right, they think that they are serving the interests of their people. They not going to give that up easily, just because you've shown up."
- Lakhdar Brahimi
(Related: People, Killing, Responsibility, Right)

"The risk presented by these lethal wastes is like no other risk, and we should not be expected to accept it or to project it into the future in order for manufacturers and utilities to make a dollar killing now."
- David R. Brower
(Related: Future, Killing, Now, Order, Project, Risk)

"Serial killing is not about sex at all, but about power and control and revenge on society."
- Pat Brown
(Related: Power, Society, Sex, Control, Killing, Revenge)

"Contaminated food is a major cause of diarrhea, substantially contributing to malnutrition and killing about 2.2 million people each year, most of them children."
- Gro Harlem Brundtland
(Related: Food, People, Cause, Children, Killing)

"We saw in 2003 the beginnings of an outbreak of an illness called SARS. SARS ended up killing 800 people which is a significant number of deaths, but nowhere near as high as it could have been."
- Michael Burgess
(Related: People, Beginnings, Illness, Killing)

"The way to kill a man or a nation is to cut off his dreams, the way the whites are taking care of the Indians: killing their dreams, their magic, their familiar spirits."
- William S. Burroughs
(Related: Dreams, Care, Killing, Magic, Man, Nation, Spirits)

"I wanted to work on this central problem of killing. How you go about killing. Now, in the film I had to kill my children - well, I didn't want to get that far."
- Ellen Burstyn
(Related: Work, Children, Film, Killing, Now, Want)

"This is the patent age of new inventions for killing bodies, and for saving souls. All propagated with the best intentions."
- Lord Byron
(Related: Age, Intentions, Inventions, Killing)

"If it was up to the U.N., Saddam Hussein would still be killing his own people."
- Tucker Carlson
(Related: People, Killing)

"He was definitely known as the foremost man killer in the West; however there's controversy about virtually every killing that he was known to have been involved in."
- Keith Carradine
(Related: Controversy, Killing, Man)

"We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other's children."
- Jimmy Carter
(Related: Peace, Children, Killing, Will)

"War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other's children."
- Jimmy Carter
(Related: Peace, War, Children, Evil, Killing, May, Will)

"Killing the private property-that was the center of the Marxist economy and Marxist ideology. That was the center of the Lenin ideology."
- Anatoly Chubais
(Related: Economy, Ideology, Killing, Property)

"The Bolsheviks started not just on the killing of private property; they were trying to abolish money itself."
- Anatoly Chubais
(Related: Money, Killing, Property, Trying)

"It is not worth the bother of killing yourself, since you always kill yourself too late."
- Emile M. Cioran
(Related: Killing, Worth)

"Fighting wars is not so much about killing people as it is about finding things out. The more you know, the more likely you are to win a battle."
- Tom Clancy
(Related: People, Battle, Fighting, Killing)

"Let me say this as clearly as I can: No matter how sharp a grievance or how deep a hurt, there is no justification for killing innocents."
- William J. Clinton
(Related: Deep, Hurt, Justification, Killing)

"Let judges secretly despair of justice: their verdicts will be more acute. Let generals secretly despair of triumph; killing will be defamed. Let priests secretly despair of faith: their compassion will be true."
- Leonard Cohen
(Related: Compassion, Despair, Judges, Killing, Will)

"I didn't kill anyone that didn't deserve killing in the first place."
- Mickey Cohen
(Related: First, Killing)

"The time I kill is killing me."
- Mason Cooley
(Related: Time, Killing)

"People have been killing because of racial differences since the time of Adam and Eve, but in this country racism has been primarily aimed at African Americans."
- Bob Cousy
(Related: Time, People, African, Americans, Country, Killing, Racism)

"When a violent minority that crosses color lines comes to believe that killing those you know or do not know is a reasonable solution to problems, we are in need of another vision."
- Stanley Crouch
(Related: Vision, Killing, Minority, Problems, Solution)

"Killing yourself is a major commitment, it takes a kind of courage. Most people just lead lives of cowardly desperation. It's kinda half suicide where you just dull yourself with substances."
- Robert Crumb
(Related: People, Courage, Commitment, Desperation, Killing, Suicide)

"Bond is part of the system. He's an imperialist and a misogynist, and he laughs at killing people, and he sits there slugging martinis. It'll never be the same thing as this, because Bourne is a guy who is against the establishment, who is paranoid and on the run. I just think fundamentally they're just very different things."
- Matt Damon
(Related: People, Killing)

"All I can really say is it's bloodier than hell. In this one I'm going to be much more direct and honest in my description of the actual killings and the crime scene."
- Christopher Darden
(Related: Crime, Hell)

"Cullen is up there killing my children. He's killing everyone."
- Priscilla Davis
(Related: Children, Killing)

"What is fetus farming? Simply put, it is the creation and development of a human fetus for the purposes of later killing it for research or for harvesting its organs."
- Nathan Deal
(Related: Development, Creation, Killing, Research)

"If the truth be known, we are on the verge of losing an entire generation of our young people, killing and dying in the streets of America."
- Ron Dellums
(Related: Truth, People, America, Dying, Killing, Losing)

"I would, therefore, say that for no reason whatsoever, except in self-defence, should one think of killing any animal."
- Morarji Desai
(Related: Killing, Reason, Self)

"So what if I'm smokin' weed onstage and doing what I gotta do? It's not me shooting nobody, stabbing nobody, killing nobody. It's a peaceful gesture and they have to respect that and appreciate that."
- Snoop Dogg
(Related: Killing, Respect)

"It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder."
- Albert Einstein
(Related: War, Act, Conviction, Killing, Murder, Nothing)

"Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of their neighbour's buzzing glory, and think that such killing is no murder."
- George Eliot
(Related: Life, Glory, Killing, Murder)

"I had a great many sex and love cases where people were absolutely devastated when somebody with whom they were compulsively in love didn't love them back. They were killing themselves with anxiety and depression."
- Albert Ellis
(Related: Love, Sex, People, Anxiety, Depression, Killing)

"I might talk about killing people, but that doesn't mean I do it."
- Eminem
(Related: People, Killing, Talk)

"I do not think we should be trying to save our freedom by killing the safeguards that keep our liberties."
- Eliot Engel
(Related: Freedom, Killing, Trying)

"If they do something like that, maybe a Freddy Krueger fan, a girl, a really sick goth girl starts killing kids herself and Freddy has to put a stop to it, or they have to fight it out."
- Robert Englund
(Related: Fight, Kids, Killing)

"I'm working harder now than ever before. I couldn't turn down the BBC job because I've never been offered the opportunity of killing three or four people on screen before!"
- Adam Faith
(Related: People, Opportunity, Job, Killing, Now)

"I didn't want to kill a man. I'm not capable of killing a man. I wanted to kill a tyrant."
- Oriana Fallaci
(Related: Killing, Man, Want)

"It's not so much about killing an animal, it's being at peace and you don't have to worry about all the other things that go on. That's a couple of hours a week that you get to escape but it's nice to do that."
- Brett Favre
(Related: Peace, Being, Killing, Worry)

"I got sober. I stopped killing myself with alcohol. I began to think: 'Wait a minute - if I can stop doing this, what are the possibilities?' And slowly it dawned on me that it was maybe worth the risk."
- Craig Ferguson
(Related: Alcohol, Killing, Possibilities, Risk, Worth)

"We'd all like to believe that perhaps people could stop killing each other."
- Ralph Fiennes
(Related: People, Killing)

"Life had stopped for her a long time ago. She was so out of touch with her feelings that she had no joy in her life and no concept of the fact that she could be wrong. She delivered her care of her insane patients in a killing manner, but she was convinced she was right."
- Louise Fletcher
(Related: Life, Time, Feelings, Care, Fact, Joy, Killing, Right, Wrong)

"MRSA, which is a kind of super bug mutant, is killing 10,000 people a year in Britain."
- George Galloway
(Related: People, Killing)

"Man lives freely only by his readiness to die, if need be, at the hands of his brother, never by killing him."
- Mohandas Gandhi
(Related: Brother, Killing, Man)

"The U.S. couldn't even get rid of Saddam Hussein. And we all know that the EU is just a passing fad. They'll be killing each other again in less than a year. I'm sick to death of all these fascist lawsuits."
- Bill Gates
(Related: Death, Killing)

"Where is the justice of political power if it executes the murderer and jails the plunderer, and then itself marches upon neighboring lands, killing thousands and pillaging the very hills?"
- Khalil Gibran
(Related: Power, Justice, Killing)

"In the middle of a recession no tax increase is justified because it kills jobs, and any tax increase is a job-killing measure and should be defeated."
- Newt Gingrich
(Related: Tax, Job, Jobs, Measure)

"It had an enormous impact to the point of the United Nations passing a resolution against the killing and hunting of these whales as they are an endangered species. This was a documentary on the plight of the whales."
- Wavy Gravy
(Related: Hunting, Killing, Nations, Resolution, United)

"If you think about it, Washington's overwhelming power in the world is founded on death, the awesome arsenal for killing people."
- William Greider
(Related: Power, Death, People, Killing, Washington, World)

"If you were just intent on killing people you could do better with a bomb made of agricultural fertiliser."
- Ian Hacking
(Related: People, Killing)

"I think downloading is both saving and killing the music industry at the same time."
- Isaac Hanson
(Related: Music, Time, Killing)

"The majority of Aboriginals do not want handouts because they realise that welfare is killing them."
- Pauline Hanson
(Related: Killing, Majority, Want, Welfare)

"Unprovoked attacks on Israel's borders, murdering Israeli soldiers, taking Israeli hostages and showering rockets targeting and killing Israeli civilians are not furthering any legitimate goal."
- Alcee Hastings
(Related: Goal, Israel, Killing, Soldiers)

"I didn't work on the killing floor. I worked in the section where you break the meat down and package it."
- Marg Helgenberger
(Related: Work, Killing)

"Lots of people who complained about us receiving the MBE received theirs for heroism in the war - for killing people. We received ours for entertaining other people. I'd say we deserve ours more."
- Joseph Heller
(Related: War, People, Heroism, Killing)

"Primates will continue to play social games without the least insight into what is killing them."
- Keith Henson
(Related: Games, Killing, Play, Will)

"Unhappiness is not knowing what we want and killing ourselves to get it."
- Don Herold
(Related: Killing, Unhappiness, Want)

"But when I don't smoke I scarcely feel as if I'm living. I don't feel as if I'm living unless I'm killing myself."
- Russell Hoban
(Related: Killing, Living)

"The use of the atomic bomb, with its indiscriminate killing of women and children, revolts my soul."
- Herbert Hoover
(Related: Women, Soul, Children, Killing)

"We are dying from overthinking. We are slowly killing ourselves by thinking about everything. Think. Think. Think. You can never trust the human mind anyway. It's a death trap."
- Anthony Hopkins
(Related: Death, Trust, Dying, Killing, Mind, Thinking)

"So long as governments set the example of killing their enemies, private individuals will occasionally kill theirs."
- Elbert Hubbard
(Related: Enemies, Example, Killing, Will)

"Bobby is really the one who did all the editing on that stuff. And he did all the mixing. I particularly like the record we did with Logic because Scott Harding did a great job mixing it. He's really a killing engineer."
- Charlie Hunter
(Related: Job, Killing, Logic)

"The killing of innocent people is always wrong."
- Bianca Jagger
(Related: People, Killing, Wrong)

"Just able barely to mount a horse and ride about a little in the spring of 1866, my life was threatened daily, and I was forced to go heavily armed. The whole country was then full of militia, robbing, plundering and killing."
- Jesse James
(Related: Life, Country, Killing, Spring)

"I was in Deadwood at the time and on hearing of the killing made my way at once to the scene of the shooting and found that my friend had been killed by McCall."
- Calamity Jane
(Related: Time, Friend, Hearing, Killing)

"Basically, the reason I'm vegan is because when I was about 16 or 17 years old, I began to understand that we don't need to contribute to the killing and exploitation of animals to feed our bodies correctly."
- Daniel Johns
(Related: Animals, Exploitation, Killing, Old, Reason, Years)

"We can't go all over the world killing people because we disagree with them."
- Eddie Bernice Johnson
(Related: People, Killing, World)

"No, I just thought of a story and wrote down what I saw. It was about two kids in Ireland who went around killing people. It was called Travelers, and it was made as an independent film."
- Neil Jordan
(Related: Thought, People, Film, Ireland, Kids, Killing)

"When my young men began the killing, my heart was hurt."
- Chief Joseph
(Related: Men, Heart, Hurt, Killing)

"I would have given my own life if I could have undone the killing of white men by my people."
- Chief Joseph
(Related: Life, Men, People, Killing)

"We are all happy when U.S. soldiers are killed week in and week out. The killing of U.S. soldiers in Iraq is legitimate and obligatory."
- Walid Jumblatt
(Related: Iraq, Killing, Soldiers)

"No religion has mandated killing others as a requirement for its sustenance or promotion."
- Abdul Kalam
(Related: Religion, Killing, Promotion)

"As I watch what is happening in the Middle East and the carnage that comes over our television screens every evening, I cannot help but ask myself, what is wrong with humankind that we cannot stop the killing?"
- Marcy Kaptur
(Related: Evening, Help, Killing, Television, Wrong)

"In the First World War, there was the sudden passion of nationalism, and the killing took place because of these emotions. But the Soviet case is different, because you had systematic murder, like the Holocaust."
- Ryszard Kapuscinski
(Related: War, Emotions, First, Killing, Murder, Nationalism, Passion, World, World war)

"In our racist, sexist society, Christmas is the 8 hours when we stop killing each other and gratutious over eating is encouraged so that the starving and other people in the world can die!"
- Lloyd Kaufman
(Related: Society, People, Christmas, Eating, Killing, World)

"Men killing other men really is an extraordinary phenomenon. Why does it happen? And how long has it gone on? And have the motives changed?"
- John Keegan
(Related: Men, Killing, Motives)

"He ordered killings as easily as he ordered linguine."
- Kitty Kelley
"Killing someone is the ultimate crime, while on the other hand, killing someone in uniform is fulfillment of duty."
- Ramman Kenoun
(Related: Crime, Duty, Fulfillment, Killing)

"The person who is bent on killing you will follow you wherever you are."
- Edward Koch
(Related: Killing, Will)

"The art of creation is older than the art of killing."
- Edward Koch
(Related: Art, Creation, Killing)

"In November, 1964 when I was a patient at the Mayo Clinic I though seriously about killing myself."
- Jerry Kramer
(Related: Killing)

"The north of the Central African Republic is now a war zone, with rival armed bands burning villages, kidnapping children, robbing travelers and killing people with impunity."
- Nicholas D. Kristof
(Related: War, People, African, Children, Killing, Now, Zone)

"We're in an illusion about what our role is in world politics and foreign affairs, and our policies are killing and destroying and doing a lot of things that we are not aware of."
- Talib Kweli
(Related: Politics, Illusion, Killing, World)

"Anger is a killing thing: it kills the man who angers, for each rage leaves him less than he had been before - it takes something from him."
- Louis L'Amour
(Related: Anger, Killing, Man)

"Writing fiction is... an endless and always defeated effort to capture some quality of life without killing it."
- Rose Wilder Lane
(Related: Life, Quality, Effort, Fiction, Killing, Writing)

"I put a bullet into the back of the crocodile's neck just behind the head, thus killing it. If a crocodile is hit in any other part of its anatomy it disappears into the water and is irrecoverable."
- Louis Leakey
(Related: Killing, Water)

"I want you to take away the hope because that's the thing that's killing me."
- Denis Leary
(Related: Hope, Killing, Want)

"If we became students of Malcolm X, we would not have young black men out there killing each other like they're killing each other now. Young black men would not be impregnating young black women at the rate going on now. We'd not have the drugs we have now, or the alcoholism."
- Spike Lee
(Related: Men, Women, Drugs, Killing, Now, Students)

"Killing Japanese didn't bother me very much at that time... I suppose if I had lost the war, I would have been tried as a war criminal."
- Curtis Lemay
(Related: War, Time, Killing)

"I don't believe in killing whatever the reason!"
- John Lennon
(Related: Killing)

"People always come up to me and say that my smoking is bothering them... Well, it's killing me!"
- Wendy Liebman
(Related: People, Killing, Smoking)

"Well, I love fishing. I wouldn't kill a fly myself but I've no hesitation in killing a fish. A lot of men are like that. No bother. Out you come. Thump. And that's not the only reason."
- Norman MacCaig
(Related: Love, Men, Fish, Fishing, Hesitation, Killing, Reason)

"Is adult entertainment killing our children? or is killing our children entertaining our adults?"
- Marilyn Manson
(Related: Children, Entertainment, Killing)

"When I was in my 20s it did occur to me that there was something perverted about an attitude that thought that killing somebody was a minor offence compared to kissing somebody."
- John McGahern
(Related: Thought, Attitude, Killing, Kissing)

"In all, dozens upon dozens of groups and organizations have prioritized stopping the killing in Darfur before there is no one left to be killed. It is high time that we, the U.S. Congress, join our name to that list."
- Kendrick Meek
(Related: Time, Congress, Killing, Name)

"There's no difference between one's killing and making decisions that will send others to kill. It's exactly the same thing, or even worse."
- Golda Meir
(Related: Decisions, Difference, Killing, Will)

"To live without killing is a thought which could electrify the world, if men were only capable of staying awake long enough to let the idea soak in."
- Henry Miller
(Related: Men, Thought, Idea, Killing, World)

"A human being has been given an intellect to make choices, and we know there are other food sources that do not require the killing of a creature that would protest being killed."
- Mary Tyler Moore
(Related: Food, Being, Choices, Intellect, Killing, Protest)

"Although you may spend your life killing, You will not exhaust all your foes. But if you quell your own anger, your real enemy will be slain."
- Nagarjuna
(Related: Life, Anger, Enemy, Killing, May, Will)

"Why do we kill people who are killing people to show that killing people is wrong?"
- Holly Near
(Related: People, Killing, Wrong)

"This is a serious, serious condition that is also called postpartum psychosis. And that's where, literally, you get so bad that you end up either hurting the baby or killing yourself."
- Marie Osmond
(Related: Baby, End, Killing)

"Do you mortify? Do you make it your daily work? Be always at it whilst you live; cease not a day from this work; be killing sin or it will be killing you."
- John Owen
(Related: Work, Day, Killing, Sin, Will)

"I do support enhanced interrogation techniques. Obviously their value is shining through with respect to the bin Laden killing."
- Tim Pawlenty
(Related: Killing, Respect, Support, Value)

"Here we are to remember that in consequence of our opinion that labor is the Father and active principle of wealth, as lands are the Mother, that the state by killing, mutilating, or imprisoning their members do withal punish themselves."
- William Petty
(Related: Mother, Father, Wealth, Killing, Labor, Opinion, State)

"What's natural and right is to go with the energy of how it all has to work together. What's natural and right is interconnectedness, not individualism. What is natural and right is respect for the system, not killing the system. What's natural and right is love."
- Susan Powter
(Related: Love, Work, Energy, Individualism, Killing, Respect, Right)

"But to the fighting soldier that phase of the war is behind. It was left behind after his first battle. His blood is up. He is fighting for his life, and killing now for him is as much a profession as writing is for me."
- Ernie Pyle
(Related: War, Life, Battle, Blood, Fighting, First, Killing, Now, Profession, Writing)

"When I have been asked during these last weeks who caused the riots and the killing in L.A., my answer has been direct and simple: Who is to blame for the riots? The rioters are to blame. Who is to blame for the killings? The killers are to blame."
- Dan Quayle
(Related: Blame, Killing)

"It's such a tragedy that man endures in killing his brother and his own kind, putting him in jail and insane asylums, letting him lay out in the street."
- Sun Ra
(Related: Brother, Killing, Man, Tragedy)

"At least 23,000 civilians have also died in the Iraqi killing field and the U.S. is stuck in a quagmire."
- Charles Rangel
(Related: Killing)

"Killing more people won't help matters."
- Jeanette Rankin
(Related: People, Help, Killing)

"I'm sure that you could go back and make a graph showing that all the killings of black males increased in times of economic difficulty. As a matter of fact, a black man was lynched last year."
- Ishmael Reed
(Related: Difficulty, Fact, Man)

"In recent years, the choice of drugs on these reservations and throughout my district has been methamphetamines. It has destroyed the rule of law among the reservation people. It is killing our tribal youth in this country."
- Rick Renzi
(Related: People, Choice, Country, Drugs, Killing, Law, Years, Youth)

"Nobody ever invented a polite word for a killing yet."
- Thelma Ritter
(Related: Killing, Word)

"There are many things worth living for, a few things worth dying for, and nothing worth killing for."
- Tom Robbins
(Related: Dying, Killing, Living, Nothing, Worth)

"Killing Intel, I, I just had to resign from the Apple Board."
- Arthur Rock
(Related: Killing)

"Somehow, I had the feeling that I was responsible for Harry being dead. I remembered all the times that I wished he were dead, all the times I had dreamed of killing him. I got to thinking that maybe my wishing had finally killed him."
- Arnold Rothstein
(Related: Being, Feeling, Killing, Thinking, Wishing)

"Patriots always talk of dying for their country and never of killing for their country."
- Bertrand Russell
(Related: Country, Dying, Killing, Talk)

"Killing is the payoff of war."
- Morley Safer
(Related: War, Killing)

"What kind of world is this that can send machines to Mars and does nothing to stop the killing of a human being?"
- Jose Saramago
(Related: Being, Killing, Machines, Nothing, World)

"You couldn't have done this without killing an Arab prince."
- Michael Scheuer
(Related: Killing)

"Bin Laden does reprehensible activities, and we should surely take care of that by killing him as soon as we can. But he's not an irrational man. He's a very worthy enemy. He's an enemy to worry about."
- Michael Scheuer
(Related: Care, Enemy, Killing, Man, Worry)

"Simply killing everyone who is already a terrorist today won't solve the problem."
- Brent Scowcroft
(Related: Killing, Today)

"Towns are suffering from all these things, we should unite until we are all satisfied, man cannot be killing each other as if we were animals, as if we had no culture; that is a lack of culture."
- Compay Segundo
(Related: Animals, Culture, Killing, Man, Suffering)

"If O.J. had been accused of killing his black wife, you would not have seen the same passion stirred up."
- Al Sharpton
(Related: Wife, Killing, Passion)

"The destruction of civilian hamlets, the killing and the wounding of civilians, became vastly greater than it had been before, and it was very upsetting; but I still couldn't bring myself to understand that the policy itself was wrong."
- Neil Sheehan
(Related: Policy, Destruction, Killing, Wrong)

"Jews have suffered persecution from misguided Christians who tortured the Jews for their part in killing Christ. These Christians forgot that Christ died because of the sins of all men."
- Sargent Shriver
(Related: Men, Christ, Killing, Persecution)

"In regards to the reaction to Life Is Killing Me, I would say that I'm never happy about anything."
- Josh Silver
(Related: Life, Killing)

"So right off, I'm going to have to say that a lot of people have been comparing Life Is Killing Me to World Coming Down, and I think a lot of those people equate art and sales figures, and I don't do that."
- Josh Silver
(Related: Art, Life, People, Killing, Right, Sales, World)

"Are the things that now, in retrospect, with what I've seen happen to my company, would I have done some things differently? I think - I think we all would do - we would do a number of things differently."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Company, Now)

"I sold some shares, but on a net basis, significantly increased my ownership."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Ownership)

"Well, as we built the business in the 1990's, as I said, I enjoyed that."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Business)

"I thought the stock was a great buy. I think anybody that bought the stock in 1999 was - saw over the next couple of years a strong growth. During the year of 1999, I significantly increased my ownership of shares in the company."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Thought, Growth, Company, Ownership, Years)

"We were building a - what I thought was a fantastic company. We had great people. We were changing - we were changing the way the marketplace operated. We were creating a market for natural gas and electricity that had never existed before."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Thought, People, Building, Company, Electricity)

"Well, actually, I had been working as a consultant to former companies of Enron, or predecessor companies of Enron and, so, I joined in 1990 to really start our wholesale merchant business."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Business, Enron)

"I think we had made some tremendous progress in the six months before I left."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Progress, Months)

"We built that into a wholesale business that became, really, one of the largest companies in the United States. We had success in building new markets, opening markets for competition, and that takes a personal toll."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Business, Success, Building, Competition, states, United)

"Was I believer in Enron Corporation? Yes, sir, I was."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Enron)

"The indictment, in a lot of ways, that was the turning point."
- Jeffrey Skilling
"Larry, I spent probably most of my professional life helping to build Enron Corporation. I don't think there was anyone that was as shocked by the - by the collapse of the company as I was."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Life, Company, Enron)

"It was a very difficult 10 years of very hard work."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Work, Hard work, Years)

"In the fall of the year 2000, there just happened to be a decision point when they asked me to become Chief Executive Officer of the company. It was a time when, as you remember, we were starting to have some real problems in the California energy markets."
- Jeffrey Skilling
(Related: Time, Decision, Company, Energy, Problems)

"There is something about killing people at close range that is excruciating. It's bound to try a man's soul."
- Steven Spielberg
(Related: Soul, People, Killing, Man)

"You cannot make a sinner into a saint by killing him. He who does not live as a saint here will never live as a saint hereafter."
- Charles Spurgeon
(Related: Killing, Will)

"In Psycho IV, the time is five years after III, and Norman is out of the hospital. He's a married man, and he's finally learned how to love somebody and have natural sex without killing his lover."
- Joseph Stefano
(Related: Love, Time, Sex, Killing, Man, Years)

"Come on, come on! And there'll be no turning back! You were only killing time and it can kill you right back. Come on, come on! It's time to burn up the fuse. You got nothing to do and even less to lose."
- Jim Steinman
(Related: Time, Killing, Nothing, Right)

"We might be on the brink of an apocalypse if, instead of poor people with suicide bombs killing middle class guys, middle-class people with suicide bombs started killing rich guys."
- Bruce Sterling
(Related: People, Bombs, Class, Killing, Middle class, Poor, Suicide)

"When I came to Congress, like our first panel, small business people, 64 percent of the people had health insurance. We'd buy it. Now, we're down to about 34 percent. That's why we have to do something on health care in this country because the cost is killing us."
- Bart Stupak
(Related: Business, Health, People, Care, Congress, Country, First, Killing, Now)

"The Indians began to be troublesome all around me, killing and wounding cattle, stealing horses, and threatening to attack us. I was obliged to make campaigns against them and punish them."
- John Sutter
(Related: Horses, Killing)

"Fifty years after half a million gypsies were exterminated in the Second World War - thousands of them in Auschwitz - we're again preparing the mass killing of this minority."
- Antonio Tabucchi
(Related: War, Killing, Minority, World, World war, Years)

"At twelve I was determined to shoot only For honor; at twenty not to shoot at all; I know at thirty-three that one must shoot As often as one gets the rare chance - In killing there is more than commentary."
- Allen Tate
(Related: Chance, Honor, Killing)

"I do not think that condemning people who murder and killing them necessarily sends out the right message."
- Charlize Theron
(Related: People, Killing, Murder, Right)

"America... just a nation of two hundred million used car salesmen with all the money we need to buy guns and no qualms about killing anybody else in the world who tries to make us uncomfortable."
- Hunter S. Thompson
(Related: Car, Money, America, Killing, Nation, World)

"A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; therefore, if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite."
- Leo Tolstoy
(Related: Life, Food, Animals, Appetite, Killing, Man)

"I'm happy that I'm alive. I feel like someone coming back from Vietnam, you know; I'm sure that later on I'll start killing people in a square somewhere, but right now, I just feel happy to be alive."
- Lars von Trier
(Related: People, Killing, Now, Right, Vietnam)

"Sports is like a war without the killing."
- Ted Turner
(Related: Sports, War, Killing)

"Seeing that our thirst was increasing and the water was killing us, while the storm did not abate, we agreed to trust to God, Our Lord, and rather risk the perils of the sea than wait there for certain death from thirst."
- Alvar N. C. de Vaca
(Related: Death, Trust, God, Killing, Risk, Sea, Water)

"I'd love to do a character with a wife, a nice little house, a couple of kids, a dog, maybe a bit of singing, and no guns and no killing, but nobody offers me those kind of parts."
- Christopher Walken
(Related: Love, Wife, Character, Kids, Killing, Singing)

"No kids should see that kind of violence where Batman is killing as many people as the bad guys."
- Burt Ward
(Related: People, Kids, Killing, Violence)

"I even believe if you're killing a team, you shouldn't stop. You should respect your opponents enough to play 100 percent the whole time. And by the same token, if you're getting killed by the other team, you should never quit."
- Sue Wicks
(Related: Time, Killing, Opponents, Play, Respect)

"Hollywood didn't kill Marilyn Monroe, it's the Marilyn Monroes who are killing Hollywood."
- Billy Wilder
(Related: Hollywood, Killing)

"I'd say my happiest moment as an actress came when I learned I'd won the Look Magazine Best Supporting Actress Award for 1956 in The Killing."
- Marie Windsor
(Related: Killing)

"People stopped hanging out with me at the point when I stopped doing drugs. All of a sudden they didn't wanna hang out with me anymore. And I would have hung out with them. I mean they were killing themselves, but I still would have hung out with them."
- John Wozniak
(Related: People, Drugs, Killing)

"I need to die for the killing of those people."
- Aileen Wuornos
(Related: People, Killing)

"There is no flag large enough to cover the shame of killing innocent people."
- Howard Zinn
(Related: People, Killing, Shame)