In the Middle Ages, everything bad was the work of the devil, everything good, the work of God. Today, the French see everything in reverse and blame the Germans for it.
A witch is a person who hath conference with the Devil to consult with him or to do some act.edward coke
The Devil was sick, the Devil a monk would be; The Devil was well, the Devil a monk was he.françois rabelais
There was a laughing Devil in his sneer, That raised emotions both of rage and fear.lord byron
Surely I have a Devil who seizes me(also: who comes to me), so if i become angry stay away from me.
The idea that religion and politics don't mix was invented by the Devil to keep Christians from running their own country.
Tell us, pray, what Devil This melancholy is, which can transform Men into monsters.John Ford
"a misfit, a wolf in shepherd’s clothing and one of the end-time agents of the Devil sent to lead astray those who would have believed in God."peter jasper (archbishop) akinola
It is stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the Devil, when he is the only explanation of it.ronald knox
One may not give one's soul to a Devil of hate — and remain forever scatheless.Eugene O'Neill
Jim was most ruined for a servant, because he got stuck up on account of having seen the Devil and been rode by witches.mark twain
Speak boldly, and speak truly, shame the Devil.
It's past parsons to console us: No, nor no doctor fetch for me: I can die without my bolus; Two of a trade, lass, never agree! Parson and Doctor!--don't they love rarely Fighting the Devil in other men's fields! Stand up yourself and match him fairly: Then see how the rascal yields!George Meredith
You are blinded and you serve the God of the Jews, who is not the God of love but the God of hatred. Why don't you listen to Christ Himself, who said to the Jews: "Ye are of your father the Devil!"julius streicher
Oh, shame to men! Devil with Devil damn'd Firm concord holds, men only disagree Of creatures rational.john milton
Human government, the embodied effort of man to rule the world without God, ruled over by "the prince of this world," the Devil . Its mission is to execute wrath and vengeance here on earth. Human government bears the same relation to hell as the church bears to heaven.
In seeking tales and informations Against this man, whose honesty the Devil And his disciples only envy at, Ye blew the fire that burns ye.william shakespeare
"Very astonishing indeed! strange thing!" (Turning the Dumpling round, rejoined the King), "'Tis most extraordinary, then, all this is; It beats Penetti's conjuring all to pieces; Strange I should never of a Dumpling dream! But, Goody, tell me where, where, where's the Seam?" "Sire, there's no Seam," quoth she; "I never knew That folks did Apple-Dumplings sew." "No!" cried the staring Monarch with a grin; "How, how the Devil got the Apple in?"john wolcot
One is always wrong to open a conversation with the Devil, for, however he goes about it, he always insists on having the last word.
This is a Devil, and no monster; I will leave him; I have no long spoon.william shakespeare
God made bees, and bees made honey, God made man, and man made money, Pride made the Devil, and the Devil made sin; So God made a cole-pit to put the Devil in.
Inspiring bold John Barleycorn, What dangers thou canst make us scorn! Wi' tippenny, we fear nae evil; Wi' usquebae, we'll face the Devil!Robert Burns
I made a deal with the Devil, Jimmy. She dies, I go free. [Jim Raynor: "We all got out choices to make."] Damn Shame...
I am my own worst enemy , suffocating soul that the Devil won't claim. I don't if I believe in you anymore, but everything needs an analogy.