Of the twenty or so civilizations known to modern Western historians, all except our own appear to be dead or moribund, and, when we diagnose each case, in extremis or post mortem, we invariably find that the cause of death has been either War or Class or some combination of the two. To date, these two plagues have been deadly enough, in partnership, to kill off nineteen out of twenty representatives of this recently evolved species of human society; but, up to now, the deadliness of these scourges has had a saving limit.
The camera can be the most deadly weapon since the assassin's bullet.Or it can be the lotion of the heart.Smith
Soap and education are not as suddenas a massacre, but theyare more deadly in the long run.
For a deadly blow let him pay with a deadly blow; it is for him who has done a deed to suffer.Aeschylus
Happy are those who have departed through martyrdom. Unhappy am I that I still survive.… Taking this decision is more deadly than drinking from a poisoned chalice. I submitted myself to Allah's will and took this drink for His satisfaction.ruhollah khomeini
There is no room for play in Islam ... It is deadly serious about everything.ruhollah khomeini
Complacency is the deadly enemy of spiritual progress. The contented soul is the stagnant soul.aiden wilson tozer
For the female of the species is more deadly than the male.rudyard kipling
A play is made by sensing how the forces in life simulate ignorance you set free the concealed irony , the deadly joke .Arthur Miller
This is the month, and this the happy morn, Wherein the Son of Heav'n's eternal King, Of wedded maid and virgin mother born, Our great redemption from above did bring; For so the holy sages once did sing, That He our deadly forfeit should release, And with His Father work us a perpetual peace.john milton
The speculators deadly enemies are: Ignorance , greed , fear and hope . All the statute books in the world and all the rules of all the Exchanges on earth cannot eliminate these from the human animal.
And these signs shall follow them that believe: In my name shall they cast out devils; they shall speak with new tongues. They shall take up serpents; and if they drink any deadly thing, it shall not hurt them; they shall lay hands on the sick, and they shall recover.
Indian snakes were more deadly than those in Australia
Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved, but whoever does not believe will be condemned. And these signs will accompany those who believe: In my name they will drive out demons; they will speak in new tongues; they will pick up snakes with their hands; and when they drink deadly poison, it will not hurt them at all; they will place their hands on sick people, and they will get well.
Could I forget that the event [Mehmet Ali A?ca’s assassination attempt] in Saint Peter's Square took place on the day and at the hour when the first appearance of the Mother of Christ to the poor little peasants has been remembered for over sixty years at Fatima in Portugal? For, in everything that happened to me on that very day, I felt that extraordinary motherly protection and care, which turned out to be stronger than the deadly bullet.
Other countries may boast of this and that, but nobody can touch the United States for poisonous snakes. We have about twenty species, most of them deadly, and Europe has only five or six, none of them much good. We have fifteen kinds of Rattlesnakes alone and nobody else has even one. [ There is a species in Central and South America, but it probably came from the United States ].will cuppy
For the female of the species is more deadly than the male.
deadly nightshade is the only plant I have ever been able to get to grow for me.james nicoll
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