Be regular and orderly in your life so that you may be violent and original in your work.
People are more violently opposed to fur than leather because it's safer to harass rich women than motorcycle gangs.
I probably wouldn't be a songwriter if I didn't grow up the way I did. It was difficult and it was at times very scary to grow up in a household so unsettled and at times very violent. But it also I guess it earned me a sort of wisdom at a young age that's served me well.
Most people live in a myth and grow violently angry if anyone dares to tell them the truth about themselves.
Violence does in truth recoil upon the violent and the schemer falls into the pit which he digs for another.
All truth passes through three stages. First it is ridiculed. Second it is violently opposed. Third it is accepted as being self-evident.
To a considerable extent we are faced by a technology arms race with terrorists. The communications revolution has made it easier for terrorist groups to reach out to vulnerable individuals with their violent extremist ideology and propaganda. It has also facilitated fundraising recruitment and training.
The more violent the body contact of the sports you watch the lower the class.
Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking place in an atmosphere of total tranquillity.
Methamphetamine is a hideous drug. Meth makes a person become paranoid violent and aggressive - making them a serious threat to society and law enforcement. And maybe more importantly meth users are a threat to their own children and families.
Up until now the biggest question in society about video games has been what to do about violent games. But it's almost like society in general considers video games to be something of a nuisance that they want to toss into the garbage can.
The most violent element in society is ignorance.
The violent reaction on the recent development of modern physics can only be understood when one realises that here the foundations of physics have started moving and that this motion has caused the feeling that the ground would be cut from science.
Since I had the baby I can't tolerate anything violent or sad I saw the Matrix and I had my eyes closed through a lot of it though I didn't need to. I would peek and then think oh OK I can see that.
Islam is a violent I was going to say religion but it's not a religion. It's a political system. It's a violent political system bent on the overthrow of the governments of the world and world domination. That is the ultimate aim.
Inflation is as violent as a mugger as frightening as an armed robber and as deadly as a hit man.
It is better to be violent if there is violence in our hearts than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence.
I don't like poetry that just slaps violent words on a canvas as it were.
Getting rid of Bin Laden is good for the cause of peace worldwide but what counts is to overcome the discourse and the methods - the violent methods - that were created and encouraged by Bin Laden and others in the world.
If anything I consider myself non-violent I'm from the hippy era peace love groovy.
One is called to live nonviolently even if the change one works for seems impossible.
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.
A strong body makes the mind strong. As to the species of exercises I advise the gun. While this gives moderate exercise to the body it gives boldness enterprise and independence to the mind. Games played with the ball and others of that nature are too violent for the body and stamp no character on the mind. Let your gun therefore be your constant companion of your walks.
Nevertheless the passions whether violent or not should never be so expressed as to reach the point of causing disgust and music even in situations of the greatest horror should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it and thereby always remain music.