Bullet Quotes

Quotes tagged as "bullet" (showing 1-30 of 49)
Laurell K. Hamilton
“When crime busting is easier than your personal life, something has gone seriously wrong.”
Laurell K. Hamilton, Bullet

Anthony Doerr
“War is a bazaar where lives are traded like any other commodity: chocolate or bullets or parachute silk.”
Anthony Doerr, All the Light We Cannot See

Robert Galbraith
“There’s people who’d expect you to take a bullet for them and they don’t bother rememb’ring yuh name.”
Robert Galbraith, The Cuckoo's Calling

Laurell K. Hamilton
“Pretend I asked, now answer the question...”
Laurell K. Hamilton

John Brunner
“to travel faster than a speeding bullet is not much help if you and it are heading straight towards each other”
John Brunner, The Infinitive of Go

“Ever seen a bullet-smashed windscreen?
The hole at the center becomes an eye. You see less through it but you gain focus, sharpness. That's how it is -- our wounds become our eyes. Seeing outside becomes seeing inside.
Listen.”
Bilal Tanweer, The Scatter Here Is Too Great

Anne Lamott
“Prayer usually means praise, or surrender, acknowledging that you have run out of bullets.”
Anne Lamott, Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith

Jason Heller
“A bullet is naught but a glorified pebble.”
Jason Heller, Taft 2012

Emily St. John Mandel
“He placed a pinch of snow on his tongue and thought of making snow ice cream with Frank and their mother when they were small boys - 'First you stir in the vanilla' - Frank standing on a stool on his wondrously functional pre-Libya legs, the bullet that would sever his spinal cord still twenty-five years away but already approaching: a woman giving birth to a child who will someday pull the trigger on a gun, a designer sketching the weapon or its precursor, a dictator making a decision that will spark in the fullness of time into the conflagration that Frank will go overseas to cover for Reuters, the pieces of a pattern drifting closer together.”
Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven

Richard L.  Ratliff
“At the morning's PowerPoint
It's full of unique bullet points”
Richard L. Ratliff

Stephen King
“Something that sounded like an insect droned past Ralph’s ear. He had an idea it was a .45-caliber bug. Better hurry up, sweetheart, Carolyn advised. When bullets hit you on this level they kill you, remember?”
Stephen King, Insomnia

Anne Lamott
“I danced alone for a couple of years, and came to believe that I might not ever have a passionate romantic relationship—might end up alone! I’d always been terrified of this. But I’d rather not ever be in a couple, or ever get laid again, than be in a toxic relationship. I spent a few years celibate. It was lovely, and it was sometimes lonely. I had surrendered; I’d run out of bullets. I learned to be the person I wished I’d meet, at which point I found a kind, artistic, handsome man. When we get out of bed, we hold our lower backs, like Walter Brennan, and we laugh, and bring each other the Advil.”
Anne Lamott, Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith

“Why would that woman shoot me? We had dinner reservations later!”
Günter Vogler

Enock Maregesi
“Mahatma Gandhi alipigwa risasi na kufariki dunia baada ya maisha yake kumfelisha. Lakini kifo chake kiliipatia India uhuru kutoka Uingereza. Hivyo, akafanikiwa.”
Enock Maregesi

J.D.  Jordan
“No. Some you put to the bullet. Some to the tongue. Reckon we’ll have to see, yet, which way this is going to turn.”
J.D. Jordan, Calamity: Being an Account of Calamity Jane and Her Gunslinging Green Man

“There is no Situation in which Arms can get an Answer. Arms only ensure, that there would Never be an Answer.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

Aleks Canard
“A bullet is worth a thousand threats. And I shot two.”
Aleks Canard, The Price of Royalty

J.D.  Jordan
“Was like the Green Man said, some you got to put to the bullet. Some to the tongue. Often the latter, with me. But some, you just got to put behind you.”
J.D. Jordan, Calamity: Being an Account of Calamity Jane and Her Gunslinging Green Man

Israelmore Ayivor
“A hunter who is going to shoot an antelope does not waste his bullets on the dog.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Become a Better You

Israelmore Ayivor
“If you were called to gallop like the horse, never end up hopping like the frog. Rise up for greatness.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Become a Better You

Winston Groom
“Bullets an stuff be flying all over. It is something I simply cannot understand - why in hell is we doing all this, anyway? Playing football is one thing. But this, I do not know why. Goddamn.”
Winston Groom, Forrest Gump

Ana Claudia Antunes
“A seeker of radical strenght
Keeps everything on track,
Feeble force yields at length,
Not sure where to go back.

When one can't find courage,
And all the efforts seem vain,
It's advised to fight like a sage:
Be powerful like a bullet train!

Too much work and no play
Can make a brain go astray!
Determined to live and stay
Can lead life into a long way.”
Ana Claudia Antunes, The Tao of Physical and Spiritual

Jameson Fitzpatrick
“We must love one another whether or not we die.
Love can’t block a bullet
but it can’t be destroyed by one either,
and love is, for the most part, what makes Us Us—
in Orlando and in Brooklyn and in Kabul.
We will be everywhere, always;
there’s nowhere else for Us, or you, to go.
Anywhere you run in this world, love will be there to greet you.
Around any corner, there might be two men. Kissing.”
Jameson Fitzpatrick

“The bullet with our name will get us no matter what. It is the bullet with the inscription, "To whom it may concern", must be dodged.”
Faisal Khosa

Basma Abdel Aziz
“The High Sheikh invoked a few passages from the Greater Book, explaining that if a believer were to be struck by a bullet (despite his prayers and supplication), his faith would guide him to the understanding that it was God himself who'd struck him down. A wounded believer should not despair or oppose God's will. Nor should he question the unquestionable - such an act could lead him down a perilous path toward doubt. Instead, the believer must accept the will of God. He must acknowledge how lucky he was to be struck by a bullet, and exalted to a place in heaven ordinarily reserved only for the most dutiful.”
Basma Abdel Aziz

“Here are five bullets for the boys on the boat.
Here is one more for the saint.”
Andrew Smith

Jonathan Marker
“A shot rang out from the rifle of an alerted Harvestman, and just as the sound reached Nathaniel’s ears, he felt the hot streak of a bullet pierce his left arm, spattering blood on the ground before him.”
Jonathan Marker, SPYDER SYLK

Steven Magee
“If you do not like guns, then you should not be living in the USA.”
Steven Magee

Steven Magee
“I always assume that anyone who approaches me in the USA has a gun.”
Steven Magee

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