Best 122 of Armor quotes - MyQuotes
The best armor is to keep out of range.
Sarcastic people tend to be marshmallows underneath the armor
A guy in Greek armor drew his sword and charged, but slipped in a puddle of pina colada.
The military's own report says that one-third of deaths and casualties could have been avoided if proper body armor and vehicle armor had been provided from the start of the war.
I won't eat in a place that has suits of armor.
Maybe all young men who love us become knights in shining armor when we love them back.
The great pillars of all government and of social life [are] virtue, morality, and religion. This is the armor, my friend, and this alone, that renders us invincible.
Watch your back. Ain't a thing in armor worth trustin' out there.
Agoraphobia was my quirky armor against a gregarious America.
Here's what I love: when a great writer turns me into a Jew from Chicago, a lesbian out of South Carolina, or a black woman moving into a subway entrance in Harlem. Turn me into something else, writers of the world. Make me Muslim, heretic, hermaphrodite. Put me into a crusader's armor, a cardinal's vestments. Let me feel the pygmy's heartbeat, the queen's breast, the torturer's pleasure, the Nile's taste, or the nomad's thirst. Tell me everything that I must know. Hold nothing back.
Be surprised at nothing. Let peace and stillness flood through you and envelop you completely in its cloak. Put on the whole armor of love - and yet feel, feel very deeply. Let tears flow, washing away impurities until you feel clean within and clean without. Become like an empty vessel ready to be filled with life's nectar.
You put up this steel armor around yourself in the form of hostility and disinterest—whichever works to shield you best at the moment, but that’s not who you are.
Henry David Thoreau
A fortified town is like a man cased in the heavy armor of antiquity, with a horse-load of broadswords and small arms slung to him, endeavoring to go about his business.
Today I must be very careful, today I have left my armor at home.
Am I going to have to carry you? If so, it would complete my badass knight-in-shining-armor act with you today.
It seems that it is madder never to abandon one's self than often to be infatuated; better to be wounded, a captive and a slave, than always to walk in armor.
When my oldest boy was about 14, I started to talk to him about some of the mistakes I made in life, just to put a few dents in that shiny armor.
Fortitude is the marshal of thought, the armor of the will, and the fort of reason.
Danger alone acquaints us with our own resources, our virtues, our armor and weapons, our spirit, and forces us to be strong.
No, the menace of the supernatural is that it attacks where modern minds are weakest, where we have abandoned our protective armor of superstition and have no substitute defense.
I have my books And my poetry to protect me; I am shielded in my armor, Hiding in my room, safe within my womb. I touch no one and no one touches me. I am a rock, I am an island.
Doubt is like a current you have to swim against, one that saps your strength.
Henry V' is a great deal more than almost any other hell-bent-for-armor movie that you've seen.
When Eve dropped her shield of faith, every other piece of her spiritual armor became vulnerable.
It's almost like putting armor on a woman. It's a very psychological way of dressing.
Marie Von Ebner-eschenbach
Misanthropy is a suit of armor lined with thorns.
The Crucifixion and other historical precedents notwithstanding, many of us still believe that outstanding goodness is a kind of armor, that virtue, seen plain and bare, gives pause to criminality. But perhaps it is the other way around.
Dr. Timothy Shutt, in the context of the Illiad, explains the larger meaning of armor in Greek culture. It is the visible reputation of the warrior -- his gravitas, his wake. This allows another warrior to go out and win victories in the armor of Achilles.
Satan never wastes a fiery dart on an area covered in armor.
Ah, my Knight in Shining Armor. What, you don't think I can fend for myself?
Are you there, Felix? Are you there?
We’re multigenerational Squires. (Carl) Which means what? You prance around with tinfoil armor and plastic swords pretending to be knights? (Nick)
Take the armor off, so the arrow of the Truth can penetrate you.
From long experience she knew that she wore her loneliness like armor. Very few people ever recognized it for what it was. To the casual observer it looked very much like arrogance. Sometimes it was.
I'm more insecure than I ever let anyone know, sometimes you protect yourself with this kind of armor that people see more than they see you.
Satan never wastes a fiery dart by aiming at a spot covered by armor. The bull's eye is located dead center in our inconsistency. That's where the enemy plans to bring us down.
There is no armor like perseverance.
it was a bitter and biting iron-gray afternoon, that clanked like armor and was as cold as a frosty axehead.
Your choice of armor was your intellect.
In any story, the villain is the catalyst. The hero's not a person who will bend the rules or show the cracks in his armor. He's one-dimensional intentionally, but the villain is the person who owns up to what he is and stands by it.
Letitia Elizabeth Landon
Of all false assertions that ever went into the world under the banner of a great name and the mail armor of a well-turned phrase, Locke's comparison of the mind to a blank sheet of paper appears to me among the most untrue.
I'm learning to let go of my shields, to take the armors off (they are too heavy anyways) and march unguarded, if ever the need arises, towards the battlefield in defense of love.
A court of heraldry sprung up to supply the place of crusade exploits, to grant imaginary shields and trophies to families that never wore real armor, and it is but of late that it has been discovered to have no real jurisdiction.
I've been wearing kimono for several years, and armor.
I'll show them 'love is worthless,'" Silena Beauregard grumbled as she strapped on her armor. "I'll pulverize them!
You wear your armor even to dinner, Lady Wilhelmina?" “Of course I wear armor. I am sitting with a pirate, a mercenary, an adventurer, and a bounder. If a shot is not fired tonight, I daresay that your reputations are nothing but lies.
Women love firefighters so much because it’s like a knight in shining armor kind of thing.
Even irrefutable evidence is rarely enough to pierce the mental armor of self-justification.
Suspicion is a heavy armor and with its weight it impedes more than it protects.
Her nudity is her armor. It blinded the drooling fools. They couldn't see anything else while they saw her body.