Best 492 of Terrible quotes - MyQuotes
Do not pursue with the terrible scourge him who deserves a slight whip. [Lat., Ne scutica dignum horribili sectere flagello.]
Orson Scott Card
To have a choice at all is to be free - even when the choice is between two terrible things.
I don't really like actors. Actors are like terrible comedians with no punch lines. It's all about them. They talk about themselves all the time. They bore the sh - t out of you.
There's a terrible delight in watching a rival sink without a trace
I can't minimize the terror factor. As you get older you get more and more frightened because the terrible indignities of old age become closer to you.
There are terrible living conditions and unhappiness, (even) where everybody is Italian.
As for the comparatively small class of violent crimes against persons, unconnected with any idea of gain, they were almost wholly confined, even in your day, to the ignorant and bestial; and in these days, when education and good manners are not the monopoly of a few, but universal, such atrocities are scarcely ever heard of.
it is the possibilities which are the most terrible things in life.
I wasnt athletic. I played baseball, but I was terrible.
To die is nothing; but it is terrible not to live.
Robert Downey Jr.
When you have a good script you're almost in more trouble than when you have a terrible script.
[History is] that terrible mill in which sawdust rejoins sawdust.
I am actually a terrible coward. Fear is a constant fact of my life.
There is a terrible, mean American resentment toward a writer who tries to do many things.
Fear is a terrible thing. It makes you do awful things.
I'm a terrible dancer! I dance like a guy who is trying to dance.
The terrible tyranny of the majority.
I'm terrible in high heels. I'm so bad.
Strength is incomprehensible by weakness, and, therefore, the more terrible.
It must be terrible to have to live among people and not like human nature.
There’s been terrible things we seen, en’t there? And more a coming, more’n likely. So I think I’d rather not know what’s in the future. I’ll stick to the present.
Neale Donald Walsch
Mastery is not measured by the number of terrible things you eliminate from your life, but by the number of times you eliminate calling them terrible.
The trouble with European cities is that they are drenched in their history, almost all of which is terrible.
The Israelis have suffered a great deal, we must condemn suicide bombers, and we must never say that the plight of the Palestinians justifies this terrible thing.
I make terrible jokes every time I go into a hospital. I think it's a defence mechanism.
It's terrible what's going on in Chicago.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez
She searched the truth with an anguish almost as great as her terrible fear of finding it .
Rainer Maria Rilke
Perhaps everything terrible is, in its deepest being, something that needs our love.
To be relieved of love, she thought, was to give up a terrible burden.
The Katrina matter was terrible.
I'm told that a couple of my Russian translations are just plain terrible, though, and there may be others.
No enemy is indeed so terrible as a man of genius.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
The Church is a terrible engine of oppression, especially as concerns woman
It's a terrible thing to be a worker exploited in the capitalist system. The only worse thing is to be a worker unable to find anyone to exploit you.
I personally didn't like the idea of Bond in space. Having to fly around on a wire was not particularly comfortable, and I didn't like the outfit. It had a terrible helmet.
I'm terrible at posting regularly; I don't deserve the blog success!
We have gotten some terrible reviews at times but if we depended on the judgment of the studios or critics, we never would have made more than one movie.
When I did have a little bit of commercial success, it really didn't suit my temperament at all. I'm a terrible public person.
I'm terrible with patience.
Joan D. Vinge
Fear of the unknown is a terrible fear.
I will commit not the terrible crime of aiming too low. I will do the work that a failure will not do. I will always let my reach exceed my grasp.
Mark nodded even though she couldn't see. He'd suddenly lost any desire to talk, and his plans for a perfect day washed away with the stream. The memories. They never let him go, not even for a half hour. They always had to rush back in, bringing all the horror.
So aint you think just causen you in this car now means any damn thing. It aint. He pretending it do, he lying and saying it do, but it aint. Pretend that other dame just he friend, so he say, but aint like it true. Some churchbitch she is too. Leastaways that what Amy telling me. Amy say she met her once and she aint shit.
I took a Groundlings class in my 20s, and I was terrible. They didn't even pass me to the next level.
You don't understand what it's like when things are terrible in your mind.
... But he believed that every great love was in some measure a terrible mistake.
Because that, more than any monster, was what Sam had feared: that he was weak and cowardly. He had a terrible fear of being afraid.
The Arab League tells us to go in and take out Qaddafi. We've spent billions of dollars already with respect to the Arab League. Billions of dollars, because they told us to do it. Why aren't they paying for it? They don't like Qaddafi, Qaddafi's been a terrible thorn in their side.
Why go around dating random girls and having terrible sex when you can be with someone you really like?
Justice is a terrible but necessary thing.