Ferocity Quotes


Though she be but little, she is fierce!

A Midsummer Night's Dream

William Shakespeare

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Just like a kitten that thinks its a tiger.

...to swear with a ferocity that can only be described as a talent.

Curse    Cuss    Ferocity    Language

Well," said Mary, "love is ferocious, too.

Das Bernstein-Teleskop

Philip Pullman (Author)

Das Bernstein-Teleskop

There are matters in that book, said to be done by the express command of God, that are as shocking to humanity, and to every idea we have of moral justice, as any thing done by Robespierre, by Carrier, by Joseph le Bon, in France, by the English government in the East Indies, or by any other assassin in modern times. When we read in the books ascribed to Moses, Joshua, etc., that they (the Israelites) came by stealth upon whole nations of people, who, as the history itself shews, had given them no offence; that they put all those nations to the sword; that they spared neither age nor infancy; that they utterly destroyed men, women and children; that they left not a soul to breathe; expressions that are repeated over and over again in those books, and that too with exulting ferocity; are we sure these things are facts? are we sure that the Creator of man commissioned those things to be done? Are we sure that the books that tell us so were written by his authority?
...The Bible tells us, that those assassinations were done by the express command of God. And to read the Bible without horror, we must undo every thing that is tender, sympathising, and benevolent in the heart of man. Speaking for myself, if I had no other evidence that the Bible is fabulous, than the sacrifice I must make to believe it to be true, that alone would be sufficient to determine my choice.

The Age of Reason

Thomas Paine

The Age of Reason
Assassin    Assassinations    Bible    Command    Destruction    East indies    English    Evidence    Ferocity    France    Horror    Israelites    Joseph le bon    Joshua    Moses    No mercy    Offense    Robespierre    Sacrifice    The bible

You want something real bad? Go after it with ferocity like if your life depended on it and never ever surrender. Only a question of time.

Ferocity    Life    Surrender    Time

...writing with ferocity is a gift, provided that ferocity is a monomaniacal devotion to pursuing the truth ...

There are matters in that book, said to be done by the express command of God, that are as shocking to humanity, and to every idea we have of moral justice, as any thing done by Robespierre, by Carrier, by Joseph le Bon, in France, by the English government in the East Indies, or by any other assassin in modern times. When we read in the books ascribed to Moses, Joshua, etc., that they (the Israelites) came by stealth upon whole nations of people, who, as the history itself shews, had given them no offence; that they put all those nations to the sword; that they spared neither age nor infancy; that they utterly destroyed men, women and children; that they left not a soul to breathe; expressions that are repeated over and over again in those books, and that too with exulting ferocity; are we sure these things are facts? are we sure that the Creator of man commissioned those things to be done? Are we sure that the books that tell us so were written by his authority?

The Age of Reason

Thomas Paine

The Age of Reason
Assassin    Bible    Command    East indies    English    Ferocity    France    Joseph le bon    Joshua    Moses    No mercy    Robespierre    Shocking    The bible

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