Quotes by weapon
Quotes 1 till 15 of 61.
British criticus 1903-1974
In the sex war, thoughtlessness is the weapon of the male, vindictiveness of the female.
James Russell Lowell
American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
A sneer is the weapon of the weak.
Lois McMaster Bujold
American speculative fiction writer 1949-
A weapon is a device for making your enemy change his mind.
American politician and actor 1911-2004
Above all, we must realize that no arsenal, or no weapon in the arsenals of the world, is so formidable as the will and moral courage of free men and women. It is a weapon our adversaries in today's world do not have.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-1824
And having wisdom with each studious year, in meditation dwelt, with learning wrought, and shaped his weapon with an edge severe, sapping a solemn creed with solemn sneer.
American feminist writer 1934-
Any woman who chooses to behave like a full human being should be warned that the armies of the status quo will treat her as something of a dirty joke. That's their natural and first weapon.
American activist 1925-1965
Armed with the knowledge of our past, we can with confidence charter a course for our future. Culture is an indispensable weapon in the freedom struggle. We must take hold of it and forge the future with the past.Source: By any means necessary (1992)
American politician 1961-
As a nuclear power - as the only nuclear power to have used a nuclear weapon - the United States has a moral responsibility to act.
Bill de Blasio
American politician 1961-
As N.Y.C. Public Advocate, I released a report that showed that stop-and-frisks of African Americans in 2012 were barely half as likely to yield a weapon as those of white New Yorkers - and a third less likely to yield contraband. Despite this evidence, the vast majority of those stopped are young black and Latino men.
American academic and social critic 1947-
Beauty is our weapon against nature; by it we make objects, giving them limit, symmetry, proportion. Beauty halts and freezes the melting flux of nature.
Sir Philip Sidney
British Author, Courtier 1554-1586
Commonly they must use their feet for defense whose only weapon is their tongue.
Alice Duer Miller
American writer 1874-1942
Contempt is the weapon of the weak and a defense against one's own despised and unwanted feelings.
Sovjet politician 1879-1953
Education is a weapon, whose effect depends on who holds it in his hands and at whom it is aimed.
South African anti-apartheid revolutionary and political leader 1918-2013
Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.Source: Speech university Johannesburg (16-07-2003)
French West Indian psychiatrist and political philosopher 1925-1961
Fervor is the weapon of choice of the impotent.