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Devil Quotes

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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

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

 

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

Ride With the Devil.
- Jewel

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

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Leisure is the handmaiden of the devil.
- Branch Rickey

Keep doing some kind of work, that the devil may always find you employed.
- St.
Jerome

Heaven sends us good meat, but the Devil sends cooks.
- David Garrick

If you can get some of the devil's money to use for the Lord's work,
if you have to borrow it, it is all right and carry on the work.
- John Harvey Kellogg

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

The old Devil gets mad when you're trying to do good.
Pray that God will move the stumbling blocks.
- Mahalia Jackson

But then in novels the most indifferent hero comes out right at last.
Some god comes out of a theatrical cloud and leaves
the poor devil ten thousand-a-year and a title.
- Anthony Trollope

The idea that religion and politics don't mix was invented
by the Devil to keep Christians from running their own country.
- Jerry Falwell

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

The devil's voice is sweet to hear.
- Stephen King

The devil doesn't know how to sing, only how to howl.
- Francis Thompson

The devil's name is dullness.
- Robert E. Lee

The theory seems to be that as long as a man is a failure
he is one of God's children,
but that as soon as he succeeds he is taken over by the Devil.
- H. L. Mencken

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

We left Dayton, September 23, and arrived at our camp
at Kill Devil Hill on Friday,
the 25th.
- Orville Wright

I don't really believe in the Devil,
but if the Devil is the Father of Lies,
then he certainly invented the Internet.
- Ken MacLeod

Deal with the Devil if the Devil has a constituency -
and don't complain about the heat.
- C. J. Cherryh

This devil loves mankind because men are going to always
make the choice that will send him into ascendancy.
He's been winning the game for a long time.
- Taylor Hackford

It is an invention of the devil, an infernal falsity
for the destruction of all Christianity.
- Michael Servetus

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

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

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

The good news is there's no devil.
The bad news is there's no heaven.
There's nothing.
- Kerry Packer

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

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

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

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

Sarcasm I now see to be, in general,
the language of the devil; for which reason I have
long since as good as renounced it.
- Thomas Carlyle

When a man gets his money in bad ways,
when he sees the better course and takes the worse,
then the devil's in his heart, and that fixes him.
- Dan Totheroh

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

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

As for the Devil - that is somebody our religion tried
to do without for a long time.
- Kerry Thornley

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

Poverty is from the devil and that God wants all Christians prosperous.
- Benny Hinn

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

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

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

I was lucky because logarithmic plots are a device of the devil.
- Charles Francis Richter

Marketing is the devil.
- Billy Bob Thornton

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

For Devil's Backbone I loved it but I felt very pressured
but so I was neurotic on the shoot.
- Guillermo del Toro

The devil will let a preacher prepare a sermon if it
will keep him from preparing himself.
- Vance Havner

What the devil is the point of surviving,
going on living, when it's a drag? But you see,
that's what people do.
- Alan Watts

Beauty and the devil are the same thing.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

Elisha Cook was a darling, and full of the devil.
A wired - up little fellow who was always busy,
busy, busy.
- Marie Windsor

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

I was not content to believe in a personal devil and serve him,
in the ordinary sense of the word.
I wanted to get hold of him personally and become his chief of staff.
- Aleister Crowley

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

This discourse, and the present frame of my mind,
lead me rather to speak to those, who by feeling Satan's fiery darts,
know assuredly that there is a devil.
- George Whitefield

The devil had as good have let Paul alone,
for he no sooner comes into prison but he falls a preaching,
at which the gates of Satan's prison fly open,
and poor sinners come forth.
- William Gurnall

A dimple on the chin, the devil within.
- Pope Paul VI

Gossip is the Devil's radio.
- George Harrison

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

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

The devil divides the world between atheism and superstition.
- George Herbert

The man who has his millions will want everything he
can lay his hands on and then raise his voice against
the poor devil who wants ten cents more a day.
- Samuel Gompers

A politician is the devil's quilted anvil;
He fashions all sins on him,
and the blows are never heard.
- John Webster

Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel,
sweet as love.
- Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

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

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

Here is true immorality: ignorance and stupidity;
the devil is nothing but this.
His name is Legion.
- Gustave Flaubert

With God, what is terrible is that one never knows
whether it's not just a trick of the devil.
- Jean Anouilh

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

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


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