Misuse Quotes

Quotes tagged as "misuse" (showing 1-16 of 16)
Jaclyn Moriarty
“Emily said ... Well, I read that it's important to sleep. While you sleep, the hippopotamus in your brain replays things that happend during the day, e.g. what you studied. So therefore it remembers it for you.”
Jaclyn Moriarty, The Ghosts of Ashbury High

Israelmore Ayivor
“I won't compete with anybody. I love to compete with my own body. When God closes a door against me, I should not attempt to bang on it. And if God gives me a key to open a door, I should not misuse that key!”
Israelmore Ayivor

“People of very different opinions--friends who can discuss politics, religion, and sex with perfect civility--are often reduced to red-faced rage when the topic of conversation is the serial comma or an expression like more unique. People who merely roll their eyes at hate crimes feel compelled to write jeremiads on declining standards when a newspaper uses the wrong form of its. Challenge my most cherished beliefs about the place of humankind in God's creation, and while I may not agree with you, I'll fight to the death for your right to say it. But dangle a participle in my presence, and I'll consider you a subliterate cretin no longer worth listening to, a menace to decent society who should be removed from the gene pool before you do any more damage.”
Jack Lynch, The Lexicographer's Dilemma: The Evolution of "Proper" English, from Shakespeare to South Park

Gail Carriger
“Poetry can cause irreparable harm when misapplied”
Gail Carriger, Timeless

Pawan Mishra
“Knowledge that can make miracles happen needs to be guarded carefully. If it falls into the wrong hands, miracles become disasters in no time.”
Pawan Mishra, Coinman: An Untold Conspiracy

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“Although they probably know that some children were used and some children are used as miners, most adults are ignorant of the chocolate industry’s use of minors.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana, The Use and Misuse of Children

Dada Bhagwan
“To misuse wealth is a great fault.”
Dada Bhagwan

Mikhail Naimy
“The really poor is he who misuses what he has. The really rich is he who well uses what he has.”
Mikhail Naimy, The Book of Mirdad: The Strange Story of a Monastery Which Was Once Called the Ark

Israelmore Ayivor
“People lose their pleasures because they "don't care". Others misuse their treasures because they "care less". If you'll win, you must care!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

Thomm Quackenbush
“There is no harm in being used. We all use one another daily. But were you misused by me? I can think of no one alive who could have performed better under the demands of your fate.”
Thomm Quackenbush, Flies to Wanton Boys

Israelmore Ayivor
“Don’t misconceive God; His purpose is for us to enjoy fruits, but He gave us seeds so that we can grow the fruits. Misuse of a seed is a murder of fruits!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders' Watchwords

Paul Silway
“One of the biggest problems is religion’s misuse of the Law. This has done tremendous damage to God’s image.”
Paul Silway
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Ljupka Cvetanova
“You have the chance to remain silent. Everything you say will be misused.”
Ljupka Cvetanova, The New Land

“Sin, in its simplest definition, is the misuse or abuse of anything GOD created.”
TemitOpe Ibrahim

Himmilicious
“They say you lack the art of judging people.
problem is, we take people are they present themselves,they do not wear a tag of being selfish and ungrateful when you meet them.
you understand they were wrong when you're destroyed, cheated and misused.”
Himmilicious

Ehsan Sehgal
“Misuse of any subject means, one risks and switches on the conflict.”
Ehsan Sehgal
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