Beast Quotes

โ€œThere is a great lesson of Beauty an...

โ€œThere is a great lesson of Beauty and the Beast, that a thing must be loved before it is lovableโ€ - Chesterton, G. K.
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โ€œI finally know what distingui...

โ€œI finally know what distinguishes man from the other beasts: financial worries.โ€ - Jules Renard
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And so those mindless beasts of the subconscious had access to a machine that ...

And so those mindless beasts of the subconscious had access to a machine that could never be shut down. The secret devil of every soul on the planet all set free at once to loot and maim.[forbidden planet]... Leslie Nielsen: Commander Adams
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Whosoever is delighted i...

Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a God. Aristotle.
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โ€œMaybe there is a beastโ€ฆ ...

โ€œMaybe there is a beastโ€ฆ maybe it's only us.โ€ โ€• William Golding (Lord of the Flies)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 07
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โ€œPeople speak sometimes about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that ...

โ€œPeople speak sometimes about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that is terribly unjust and offensive to beasts, no animal could ever be so cruel as a man, so artfully, so artistically cruel.โ€ โ€• Fyodor Dostoyevsky
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 14
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If it's true that men are such beasts...

If it's true that men are such beasts, this must account for the fact that most women are animal lovers. ...Doris Day
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"'Only for the sake of the honor of mankind...

"'Only for the sake of the honor of mankind do I not tear off their necks as is done to slaughtered beasts." - Angel of Death, Midrash.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 12
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"Man is something that shall be overcome. Man is a rope, tied between bea...

"Man is something that shall be overcome. Man is a rope, tied between beast and overman โ€” a rope over an abyss. What is great in man is that he is a bridge and not an end." --Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 22
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โ€œHe who makes a beast of hi...

โ€œHe who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.โ€ โ€• Samuel Johnson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 17
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"People speak sometimes about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that...

"People speak sometimes about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that is terribly unjust and offensive to beasts, no animal could ever be so cruel as a man, so artfully, so artistically cruel." -Fyodor Dostoevsky
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 04
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โ€œHe who makes a beast of hi...

โ€œHe who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.โ€ โ€• Samuel Johnson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 25
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Well, my philosophy is that worrying ...

Well, my philosophy is that worrying means you suffer twice. โ€”Newt Scamander, Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 25
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"The wild, cruel beast is not...

"The wild, cruel beast is not behind the bars of the cage. He is in front of it." - Axel Munthe
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 04
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"No one can have a higher opinion ...

"No one can have a higher opinion of him than I have, and I think he's a dirty little beast." โ€” W. S. Gilbert
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 02
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โ€œWhosoever is delighted i...

โ€œWhosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god.โ€ โ€• Aristotle
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Oct 18
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"Whosoever is delighted in...

"Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god." -Francis Bacon
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 19
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"Society is the cave. T...

"Society is the cave. The way out is solitude." -Simone Weil, The Great Beast
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 11
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The ancient Romans built their gre...

The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture for wild beasts to fight in. --Voltaire
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"He who delights in solitu...

"He who delights in solitude is either a wild beast or a god." - Friedrich Nietzsche
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 03
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โ€œSee with the soul and not your eyes because t...

โ€œSee with the soul and not your eyes because to dance with beasts you must penetrate their disguiseโ€. P.C. Kast and Kristin Cast, House of Night
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 24
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What horrific beasts l...

What horrific beasts loom beneath a single tortured blink - Zachary Hanson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 21
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If you worry about something,...

If you worry about something, you suffer twice -Newt (Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 03
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'The lion may be a mighty beast, but pride...

'The lion may be a mighty beast, but pride always lifts his gaze to the horizon, never seeing in the grass the viper' - Oberyn Martell
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 22
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"He who makes a beast out o...

"He who makes a beast out of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man" ~Samuel Johnson
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"He who makes a beast of hi...

"He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man." -- Samuel Johnson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 15
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โ€œThe highways are crowded with people who drive as if their sole purpose in getting b...

โ€œThe highways are crowded with people who drive as if their sole purpose in getting behind the wheel is to avenge every wrong done them by man, beast or fate. The only thing that keeps them in line is their fear of death, jail and lawsuits.โ€ โ€• Hunter S. Thompson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 05
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โ€œHe who delights in soli...

โ€œHe who delights in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.โ€ โ€” Francis Bacon
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 12
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I will have shortcomings I may never fully conquer. I will have suf...

I will have shortcomings I may never fully conquer. I will have suffocating fears that I must wake up to every day. But I tango with the beasts until my feet are numb and I will wake up tomorrow to try again.
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 26
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โ€œHe who is unable to live in society, or who...

โ€œHe who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a godโ€ โ€“ Aristotle
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 22
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"Man is by nature a social animal... Anyone who ca...

"Man is by nature a social animal... Anyone who cannot live the common life or is so self-sufficient not to need to... Is either a beast or a God" -Aristotle
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 21
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"He who makes a beast of h...

"He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being human" - Samuel Johnson
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"A strong man is not he who can...

"A strong man is not he who can fight a bear or a wolf but it is he who can control the inner beast"
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Dec 26
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Pain is like pressure, it will eith...

Pain is like pressure, it will either crush you or turn you into diamonds. - Beast Boy, The Judas Contract(Movie)
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Apr 07
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"People speak some times about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but tha...

"People speak some times about the "bestial" cruelty of man, but that is terribly unjust and offensive to beasts, no animal could ever be so cruel as man, so artfully, so artistically cruel." - Fyodor Dostoevsky
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Mar 11
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"Maybe," he said hesitantly, "maybe there is...

"Maybe," he said hesitantly, "maybe there is a beast." [...] "What I mean is, maybe it's only us." -- William Golding, "Lord of the Flies"
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 27
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"Maybe there is a beas...

"Maybe there is a beast....maybe it's only us" -Simon, Lord of The Flies
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 27
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A man with nothing to lose is ...

A man with nothing to lose is dangerous but a man with everything to lose is a beast in handcuffs
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 28
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''A bad man is ...

''A bad man is worse than a beast.'' - Thomas Aquinas
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jan 20
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"Give trust a face in your mind; imagine a figure that embodies that trust. A...

"Give trust a face in your mind; imagine a figure that embodies that trust. And then make fear fall victim to your beast. Watch as your trust grabs hold of the fear, clenches with white knuckles, and then weakens it to the point of death."
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jun 30
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โ€œ[The British colonizer] did not accumulate only space, but also time: that is to say, experience...

โ€œ[The British colonizer] did not accumulate only space, but also time: that is to say, experiences, experiences of nights, days, terrains, mountains, cities, ...heroisms, betrayals, pains, destinies, deaths, diseases, beasts, happiness, rites, cosmogonies, dialects, gods, venerations" Jorge Borges
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Sep 25
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"No beast is more savage than...

"No beast is more savage than man when possessed with power answerable to his rage." -Plutarch
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"He who makes a beast of hi...

"He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man." ~ Samuel Johnson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Jul 24
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The Human race is pois...

The Human race is poised midway between the Gods and the Beasts. โ€”Plotinus
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โ€œDo not look for my heart any m...

โ€œDo not look for my heart any more; the beasts have eaten it.โ€ โ€” Charles Baudelaire, Flowers of Evil
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 24
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"He who is unable to live in society, or who has no ...

"He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god." โ€• Book I of Politics by Aristotle
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 03
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"Historians surmise that the mythical centaurโ€”half horse, half humanโ€”was actu...

"Historians surmise that the mythical centaurโ€”half horse, half humanโ€”was actually based on an ancient race of men on horseback who were so much in harmony with their mounts that nonriders mistook them for a single beast." -Elizabeth Letts
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 19
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For me, the vast marvel is to be alive. For ma...

For me, the vast marvel is to be alive. For man, or for flowers or beast or bird, the supreme triumph is to be most vividly and perfectly alive.
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โ€œStrong animals know when your heart is w...

โ€œStrong animals know when your heart is weak, it makes them hungry, and they start coming.โ€ -Hushpuppy, Beasts of the Southern Wild
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Feb 03
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"If the tongue had not been framed f...

"If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast in the forest."-Ralph Waldo Emerson
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Nov 14
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โ€œThe place of the worst barbarism is that modern forest that makes ...

โ€œThe place of the worst barbarism is that modern forest that makes use of us, this forest of chimneys and bayonets, machines and weapons, of strange inanimate beasts that feed on human flesh.โ€ - Amadeo Bordiga
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ Aug 16
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"The place of the worst barbarism is that modern forest that makes ...

"The place of the worst barbarism is that modern forest that makes use of us, this forest of chimneys and bayonets, machines and weapons, of strange inanimate beasts that feed on human flesh." - Amadeo Bordiga
๐Ÿ“…๏ธŽ May 21
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"Beauty is the salt of life, but I take...

"Beauty is the salt of life, but I take my beauty as a wild beast gets its salt, as a constituent of the meal..." - HG Wells
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