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American politician and actor 1911-2004
Inflation is as violent as a mugger, as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man.
British journalist, writer
A good part - and definitely the most fun part - of being a feminist is about frightening men.
American actress and model 1971-
All of a sudden, you have this newborn you have no training for. It's frightening.
Mary Caroline Richards
American poet, potter, and writer 1916-1999
Am I willing to give up what I have in order to be what I am not yet? Am I able to follow the spirit of love into the desert? It is a frightening and sacred moment. There is no return. One's life is charged forever. It is the fire that gives us our shape.
American Evangelist 1918-
America is said to have the highest per capita boredom of any spot on earth! We know that because we have the greatest number of artificial amusements of any country. People have become so empty that they can't even entertain themselves. They have to pay other people to amuse them, to make them laugh, to try to make them feel warm and happy and comfortable for a few minutes, to try to lose that awful, frightening, hollow feeling-that terrible, dreaded feeling of being lost and alone.
American writer, author and journalist 1953-
As frightening as this may sound, what you see in the books is the way I see the world. And so far I haven't seen anything, either in Florida or elsewhere, to dissuade me from it.
Human beings are perhaps never more frightening than when they are convinced beyond doubt that they are right.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Austrian writer 1830-1916
I don't use drugs, my dreams are frightening enough.
A. N. Wilson
English writer and columnist 1950-
I think one of the very frightening things about the regime of the National Socialists is that it made people happy.
Afghan-born American novelist and physician 1965-
I'm so afraid. Because I'm so profoundly happy. Happiness like this is frightening...They only let you this happy if they're preparing to take something from you.Source: The Kite Runner
British physician, academic 1974-
If a scientist sidesteps their scientific peers, and chooses to take an apparently changeable, frightening and technical scientific case directly to the public, then that is a deliberate decision, and one that can't realistically go unnoticed.
British art criticus 1951-
Interior design is a travesty of the architectural process and a frightening condemnation of the credulity, helplessness and gullibility of the most formidable consumers - the rich.
Swedish sociologist, diplomat and politician 1902-1986
It is frightening that in recent years such an increase has occurred in acts of terrorism, which have even reached peaceful countries such as ours. And as a 'remedy', more and more security forces are established to protect the lives of individual men and women.
American writer 1924-1987
It is only because the world looks on his talent with such a frightening indifference that the artist is compelled to make his talent important.
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-1973
It's frightening how easy it is to commit murder in America. Just a drink too much. I can see myself doing it. In England, one feels all the social restraints holding one back. But here, anything can happen.
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