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If it wasn't for the devil, we wouldn't be here,
by Brad Dourif

If it wasn't for the devil, we wouldn't be here,
would we?
- Brad Dourif

I was lucky.
I had a lot of really good influences.
- Brad Dourif

We all have an edge.
We all are floating our psyche on top with a great ocean underneath.
- Brad Dourif

If it's stage, the two most important artists are the
actor and the playwright.
If it's film, THE most important person is the director.
The director says where the camera goes.
- Brad Dourif

 

The universe is dynamic.
When we are creative, we are the most alive and in touch with it.
- Brad Dourif

I prefer film to the stage.
I always like the rehearsal better than I like performing.
- Brad Dourif

It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil.
If they would only expend the same
amount of energy loving their fellow men,
the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
- Helen Keller

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Those who play with the devil's toys
will be brought by degrees to wield his sword.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

What a book a devil's chaplain might write
on the clumsy, wasteful, blundering, low,
and horribly cruel work of nature!
- Charles Darwin

If Hitler invaded hell
I would make at least a favorable reference
to the devil in the House of Commons.
- Winston Churchill

The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life.
Either we suffer in health or we suffer in soul or we get fat.
- Albert Einstein

Ride With the Devil.
- Jewel

Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates
some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.
- Ambrose Bierce

I walked along that slippery slope where if you fail through lack of faith,
you sell your soul to the devil.
- Michelle Shocked

Your best friend and worst enemy are both in this room right now.
It's not your neighbor right or left -
and it's not God or the devil -
it's you.
- Edwin Louis Cole

God and the Devil are an effort after specialization
and the division of labor.
- Samuel Butler

A biblical false prophet was a servant of the devil
attempting to lead people away from the truth.
- Walter Martin

Haste is of the Devil.
- St.
Jerome

Temptation is the devil looking through the keyhole.
Yielding is opening the door and inviting him in.
- Billy Sunday

I know nothing of God or the Devil.
I have never seen a vision nor learned a secret that
would damn or save my soul.
- Anne Rice

It is not a God, just and good, but a devil,
under the name of God, that the Bible describes.
- Thomas Paine

So Ham's wife that was preserved on the Ark was a Negro
of the seed of Cain and there was a priestly purpose in it,
that the Devil would have a representation as well as God.
- Warren Jeffs

That's why I called my record Devil Without a Cause -
I'm a white boy who's so sick of hearing that white
kids are going to steal rap.
- Kid Rock

The Jew is a devil in human form.
It is fitting that he be exterminated root and branch.
- Julius Streicher

The devil take me, if I think anything but love to be the object of love.
- Henry Fielding

One should fight like the devil the temptation to think well of editors.
They are all, without exception - at least some of the time,
incompetent or crazy.
- John Gardner

Laughter kills fear, and without fear there can be no faith.
For without fear of the devil there is no need for God.
- Sean Connery

And the first rude sketch that the world had seen was joy to his mighty heart,
till the Devil whispered behind the leaves "It's pretty,
but is it Art?"
- Rudyard Kipling

I'm not afraid to look like a big, hairy,
smelly, foreign devil in Tokyo, though I do my best not to,
I really do.
- Anthony Bourdain

Make money your god and it will plague you like the devil.
- Henry Fielding

Leisure is the handmaiden of the devil.
- Branch Rickey

Treat every Frenchman as if he was the devil himself.
- Lord Nelson

For where God built a church, there the Devil would also build a chapel.
- Martin Luther

The devil made me do it.
- Flip Wilson

When the devil grows old he turns hermit.
- Ludovico Ariosto

Covetousness is both the beginning and the end of the devil's alphabet -
the first vice in corrupt nature that moves,
and the last which dies.
- Michel de Montaigne

Gossip is the Devil's radio.
- George Harrison

The ancients recommended us to sacrifice to the Graces,
but Milton sacrificed to the Devil.
- Voltaire

The devil is compromise.
- Henrik Ibsen

The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time.
- Johann Kaspar Lavater

Whenever you make love to someone, there should be three people involved -
you,
the other person, and the devil.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

I hope you're representing the devil's advocate.
- Charles Olson

The devil lies brooding in the miser's chest.
- Thomas Fuller

To light one candle to God and another to the Devil
is the principle of wisdom.
- Jose Bergamin

So much of motion, is so much of life,
and so much of joy, and to stand still,
or get on but slowly, is death and the devil.
- Laurence Sterne

A brave man is a man who dares to look the Devil in
the face and tell him he is a Devil.
- James A. Garfield

It is so stupid of modern civilisation to have given
up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it.
- Ronald Knox

Hell is the highest reward that the devil can offer
you for being a servant of his.
- Billy Sunday

I've done made a deal with the devil.
He said he's going to give me an air-conditioned place when I go down there,
if I go there, so I won't put all the fires out.
- Red Adair

Religion which requires persecution to sustain,
it is of the devil's propagation.
- Hosea Ballou

Look at Walter Huston in The Devil and Daniel Webster:
It's an incredible performance.
- Taylor Hackford

With devotion's visage and pious action we do sugar o'er the devil himself.
- Thomas Fuller

I remember I was like five or six years old;
I played the devil.
That was my first role.
- Raul Julia

Show me a great actor and I'll show you a lousy husband.
Show me a great actress, and you've seen the devil.
- W. C. Fields

'Tis no sin to cheat the devil.
- Daniel Defoe

I don't count that relationship with Ricky.
It's just like a blip at this point.
I had to fall in love with the devil himself to get this sweet angel,
Jack.
- Christie Brinkley

Probably the worst time in a person's life is when
they have to kill a family member because they are the devil.
But otherwise it's been a pretty good day.
- Emo Philips

I am not an angel and do not pretend to be.
That is not one of my roles.
But I am not the devil either.
I am a woman and a serious artist, and I would like so to be judged.
- Maria Callas

Memnoch the Devil happen to be my favorite of all The Vampire Chronicles.
- Anne Rice

Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil's spawn.
He is an individual who would sell his mother to get a vote.
He would strap his children to the front end of a steam locomotive.
- Eric Massa

You've got to walk and talk with God to go to heaven...
I have the devil in me!
If I didn't have, I'd be Christian!
- Jerry Lee Lewis

It was necessary that the Devil should have a representation
upon the earth as well as God.
- Warren Jeffs

Idleness is a constant sin, and labor is a duty.
Idleness is the devil's home for temptation and for unprofitable,
distracting musings; while labor profit others and ourselves.
- Anne Baxter

Why doesn't that Devil take me with him? It would be
much better with him than it is here.
- Eva Braun

Country and western is the music of the devil.
That's the real truth of the matter.
My late Mother, bless her, loved country and western.
God, I couldn't handle it.
- Rick Wakeman

I don't give the devil credit for creating nothing.
- Little Richard

The Devil, can sometimes do a very gentlemanly thing.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

Why should the Devil have all the good tunes?
- Rowland Hill

I could care less about what people think.
I'm a Devil Without A Cause.
- Kid Rock

If power made one evil, then God would be the Devil.
- Jonah Goldberg

I'm extremely ambitious.
I don't know why people are afraid to say that.
I won't sell my soul to the devil, but I do want success
and I don't think that's bad.
- Jada Pinkett Smith


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