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Poison Quotes

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Good humor is the health of the soul,
sadness is its poison.
- Lord Chesterfield

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Beware the Rattlesnake of the Mind
... Don't Let It Poison Your Day.
Beware the Rattlesnake of the Mind
... the Antidote is Perspective.
Beware the Rattlesnake of the Mind
... Your Mind is Only Useful When Tamed.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt.
Doubt separates people.
It is a poison that disintegrates
friendships and breaks up pleasant relations.
It is a thorn that irritates and hurts;
it is a sword that kills.
- The Buddha

Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
- Adam Smith

 

Every time you get angry, you poison your own system.
- Alfred A. Montapert

At first the English were very surprised by our disregarding the Hague Convention.
But from 1916 onward they used at least as much poison as we did.
- Otto Hahn

The moment an ill can be patiently handled,
it is disarmed of its poison, though not of its pain.
- Henry Ward Beecher

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Moreover, the accomplishment of Russia's aims has been
greatly simplified by the fact that we have heretofore
offered the world no practical antidote for the Russian poison.
- James Forrestal

Human brutes, like other beasts, find snares and poison
in the provision of life,
and are allured by their appetites to their destruction.
- Jonathan Swift

My heart pumps yet the poison draught of you.
- William Empson

Politics are very much like war.
We may even have to use poison gas at times.
- Winston Churchill

I believe that pluralistic secularism,
in the long run, is a more deadly poison than straightforward persecution.
- Francis Schaeffer

Music exalts each joy, allays each grief,
expels diseases, softens every pain,
subdues the rage of poison,
and the plague.
- John Armstrong

In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison,
that he cannot trust a friend.
- Aeschylus

The poison of skepticism becomes, like alcoholism,
tuberculosis, and some other diseases,
much more virulent in a hitherto virgin soil.
- Simone Weil

There are certain persons for whom pure Truth is a poison.
- Andre Maurois

I'm not financially insecure anymore either so I don't
have to sit there and get on the latest Poison tour just to make money,
which is what a lot of them are doing.
- Kip Winger

The coward's weapon, poison.
- John Fletcher

The dose makes the poison.
- Paracelsus

Progress would not have been the rarity it is if the
early food had not been the late poison.
- Walter Bagehot

Pleasure only starts once the worm has got into the fruit,
to become delightful happiness must be tainted with poison.
- Georges Bataille

Publicity is like poison; it doesn't hurt unless you swallow it.
- Joe Paterno

Resentment is like taking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
- Malachy McCourt

It started when I woke up, all I wanted to do is jump out of the window.
I didn't want to eat anymore, because I was afraid
that I might poison myself somehow.
- Jonathan Davis

Nothing can have as its destination anything other than its origin.
The contrary idea, the idea of progress,
is poison.
- Simone Weil

Integrity is the lifeblood of democracy.
Deceit is a poison in its veins.
- Edward Kennedy

Books on horse racing subjects have never done well,
and I am told that publishers had come to think of
them as the literary version of box office poison.
- Laura Hillenbrand

Laughter relieves us of superfluous energy,
which, if it remained unused, might become negative,
that is, poison.
Laughter is the antidote.
- George Gurdjieff

For the poison of hatred seated near the heart doubles
the burden for the one who suffers the disease;
he is burdened with his own sorrow,
and groans on seeing another's happiness.
- Aeschylus

Woes and wonders of Power, that tonic hell,
synthesis of poison and panacea.
- Emile M. Cioran

What is food to one man is bitter poison to others.
- Lucretius

We also have to stop the flow of precursor chemicals
that meth cooks use to boil up this poison.
- Greg Walden

This Christian poison hasn't stopped yet.
- Lionel Blue

Superstition is the poison of the mind.
- Joseph Lewis

Temptation is like a knife, that may either cut the
meat or the throat of a man;
it may be his food or his poison,
his exercise or his destruction.
- John Owen

There is no poison on earth more potent,
nor half so deadly, as a partial truth mixed with passion.
- Michael J. Tucker

Dependency is death to initiative, to risk-taking and opportunity.
It's time to stop the spread of government dependency
and fight it like the poison it is.
- Mitt Romney

Simply because my people are hungry,
that is no justification to give them poison,
to give them genetically modified food that is intrinsically
dangerous to their health.
- Levy Mwanawsa

It may be doubtful, at first, whether a person is an enemy or friend.
Meat, if not properly digested, becomes poison;
But poison,
if used rightly, may turn medicinal.
- Saskya Pandita

Politeness is the poison of collaboration.
- Edwin Land

Live or die, but don't poison everything.
- Anne Sexton

I've banged my head quite a bit.
I liked Iron Maiden, Ozzy, AC/DC.
And of course, Ratt and Poison.
- Cameron Diaz

Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die.
- Carrie Fisher

I look at ANWR (Artic National Wildlife Refuge) as
a poison pill in the energy bill.
- Ben Nelson

Many Chinese saw opium as a poison introduced by foreign enemies.
- Robert Trout

I think that testosterone is a rare poison.
- Germaine Greer

Alas!
they had been friends in youth; but whispering tongues can poison truth.
- Samuel Taylor Coleridge

There is poison in the fang of the serpent,
in the mouth of the fly and in the sting of a scorpion;
but the wicked man is saturated with it.
- Chanakya

One man's poison Ivy is another man's spinach.
- George Ade

Ah, no, far be from me a thought which I loathe like poison.
- Giuseppe Garibaldi

Poison is in everything, and no thing is without poison.
The dosage makes it either a poison or a remedy.
- Paracelsus

Oh, yes, we were on location with Another Man's Poison,
which I wrote for Bette Davis.
- Val Guest

We poison our lives with fear of burglary and shipwreck,
and, ask anyone, the house is never burgled,
and the ship never goes down.
- Jean Anouilh

No matter what we call it, poison is still poison,
death is still death, and industrial civilization is
still causing the greatest mass extinction in the history of the planet.
- Derrick Jensen

The American fascist would prefer not to use violence.
His method is to poison the channels of public information.
- Henry A. Wallace

If you are a pop band, don't say you're a metal band.
Poison and Warrant were about as metal as the Backstreet Boys.
- Geezer Butler

We made them drink poison last night and Saddam Hussein's
soldiers and his great forces gave the Americans a
lesson which will not be forgotten by history.
Truly.
- Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

Power is poison.
Its effect on Presidents had always been tragic.
- Henry B. Adams

Slowly the poison the whole blood stream fills.
It is not the effort nor the failure tires.
The waste remains, the waste remains and kills.
- William Empson

I respect a system that says we're going to put every
bit of pressure on anybody we have to put it on to
get to the drug dealer who is bringing his poison into the country.
- Bill McCollum

Belladonna, n.: In Italian a beautiful lady;
in English a deadly poison.
A striking example of the essential identity of the two tongues.
- Ambrose Bierce

I am especially grateful, however, to have known the fifties,
before we began to poison our own civilization -
or at least before the effects of the poison began to be felt.
- Orson Scott Card

I knew that the Hague Convention prohibited the use of poison in war.
I didn't know the details of the terms of the Convention,
but I did know of that prohibition.
- Otto Hahn

Universal education is the most corroding and disintegrating
poison that liberalism has ever invented for its own destruction.
- Adolf Hitler

Glory is a heavy burden, a murdering poison,
and to bear it is an art.
And to have that art is rare.
- Oriana Fallaci

We are able to find everything in our memory,
which is like a dispensary or chemical laboratory in
which chance steers our hand sometimes to a soothing
drug and sometimes to a dangerous poison.
- Marcel Proust

The instinct of nearly all societies is to lock up
anybody who is truly free.
First, society begins by trying to beat you up.
If this fails, they try to poison you.
If this fails too, the finish by loading honors on your head.
- Jean Cocteau

Whatever man uses without the fear of God,
whatever he applies to the mere gratifying of his flesh,
cannot fail to operate as a poison to the soul,
however pleasant and salutary it may appear to be to the body.
- Johann Arndt

There are days when solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom,
others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others
when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

We establish no religion in this country,
nor will we ever.
But we poison our society when we remove its theological underpinnings.
We court corruption when we leave society devoid of belief.
- Jeff Miller

Puritanism, in whatever expression, is a poisonous germ.
On the surface everything may look strong and vigorous;
yet the poison works its way persistently,
until the entire fabric is doomed.
- Emma Goldman


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