Cowards Quotes

Quotes tagged as "cowards" (showing 1-30 of 68)
Patricia Briggs
“Only cowards torture women.”
Patricia Briggs, Raven's Shadow

Charles Bukowski
“Beasts bounding through time.

Van Gogh writing his brother for paints
Hemingway testing his shotgun
Celine going broke as a doctor of medicine
the impossibility of being human
Villon expelled from Paris for being a thief
Faulkner drunk in the gutters of his town
the impossibility of being human
Burroughs killing his wife with a gun
Mailer stabbing his
the impossibility of being human
Maupassant going mad in a rowboat
Dostoevsky lined up against a wall to be shot
Crane off the back of a boat into the propeller
the impossibility
Sylvia with her head in the oven like a baked potato
Harry Crosby leaping into that Black Sun
Lorca murdered in the road by the Spanish troops
the impossibility
Artaud sitting on a madhouse bench
Chatterton drinking rat poison
Shakespeare a plagiarist
Beethoven with a horn stuck into his head against deafness
the impossibility the impossibility
Nietzsche gone totally mad
the impossibility of being human
all too human
this breathing
in and out
out and in
these punks
these cowards
these champions
these mad dogs of glory

moving this little bit of light toward
us
impossibly”
Charles Bukowski, You Get So Alone at Times That it Just Makes Sense

Mark  Lawrence
“Humanity can be divided into madmen and cowards. My personal tragedy is in being born into a world where sanity is held to be a character flaw.”
Mark Lawrence, Prince of Fools

Margaret Mitchell
“Fighting is like champagne. It goes to the heads of cowards as quickly as of heroes. Any fool can be brave on a battlefield when it's be brave or else be killed.”
Margaret Mitchell, Gone with the Wind

“I had as many doubts as anyone else. Standing on the starting line, we're all cowards.”
Alberto Salazar

J. Bartell
“Trophy hunters are like politicians, they both like to pull the trigger from the comfort of a safe distance.”
J. Bartell, The 231 Club: My Ten Year Journey From Therapist to CIA Courier and Sanctioned Kills - A True Story

Mehmet Murat ildan
“For the cowards, all doors are locked; for the daring, all doors are open!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Christopher Zzenn Loren
“Karma and Hell are the cowards revenge”
Christopher Zzenn Loren

Chris Cleave
“Look at us, won't you? We are nation of glorious cowards, ready to battle any evil but our own.”
Chris Cleave, Everyone Brave is Forgiven

Israelmore Ayivor
“Everyone appears to be courageous until bad weathers arrive, and then we know the true leaders.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Frontpage: Leadership Insights from 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Thoughts

Amit Kalantri
“Cowards say it can't be done, critics say it shouldn't have been done, creator say well done.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

“The mark of the coward is that he attacks the vulnerable.”
Marty Rubin

Mehmet Murat ildan
“If you want to call a man to account, don’t do it when he is weak; call him to account when he is strong! Cowards choose the first way and the valiant choose the second way.”
Mehmet Murat ildan

“The worst of cowards are gossips”
Hiba Fatima Ahmad

“All bullies are cowards!”
Robert Kraus

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Who needs a castle? Surely not a courageous man! Who needs a guard? Surely not a brave man! Who needs a gun? Surely not a strong man! Cowards need castles, they need guards and guns, simply because they are weak and chicken hearted!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

“No one is more blind than the people who can actually see.”
Anthony T. Hincks

“In short Donald Trump lies compulsively in large part because of who and what he is - a coward. This is why Mike Brzezinski said recently, "He brings nothing to the table.”
Gizmo, The Puzzled Puppy, What Donald Trump Supporters Need to Know: But Are Too Infatuated to Figure Out

Israelmore Ayivor
“The essence of adversity is to show us the real brave people who can withstand it.”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Frontpage: Leadership Insights from 21 Martin Luther King Jr. Thoughts

Mehmet Murat ildan
“You must let other people to challenge your truths; you must let them to question your faith and the reason for this is very simple: Your truths might be very wrong; your faith might be very mistaken. Don’t be a castle; you need bridges surrounding you, not walls! And remember that walls belong only to cowards!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Manel Loureiro
“Cowards die many times before their deaths. The valiant never taste of death but once.”
Manel Loureiro, Apocalipsis Z: La ira de los justos

Gustavo Razzetti
“When you are acting brave, you become every coward’s mirror.”
Gustavo Razzetti

“It's a brave new world!
But, maybe, just maybe...we should all be cowards for a change and then it would truly be a brave new word.”
Anthony T. Hincks

Mehmet Murat ildan
“In a country where people are afraid of criticizing the government, many things must be going horrible! In such countries people must know that a society of cowards will always be remembered as a society of honourless people!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Only children, fools, and cowards would allow a company to treat them as if prices were set by customers.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

“If you want to go big game hunting, do it on a one to one basis armed only with the tools that you were born with.
I wonder how many big game hunters would turn yellow, and run?”
Anthony T. Hincks

“I should've told him that when I'd had a knife pulled on me for the first time, I ran faster than Carl Lewis. That the only people who survive in this world are cowards. And that true heroes are destined to die young. That the world needed him, so if anyone pulled a knife on him , he had to run faster than a speeding bullet.”
Kazuki Kaneshiro, Go: A Coming of Age Novel

Mehmet Murat ildan
“They may say that dangerous roads are not for the cowards; I say if you are a coward, choose a dangerous road because even one single coward person is a great loss for humanity and the only way he learns to be brave is to travel on the dangerous roads!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

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