Quotations on Catastrophes
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Have you noticed that life, with murders and catastrophes and fabulous inheritances, happens almost exclusively in newspapers?
- Jean Anouilh
(Keywords: Life, Catastrophes, Newspapers)
Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not.
- Isaac Asimov
(Keywords: Science, Catastrophes, Fiction, May, Problems, Writers)
Plant diseases, drought, desolation, despair were recurrent catastrophes during the ages - and the ancient remedies: supplications to supernatural spirits or gods.
- Norman Borlaug
(Keywords: Gods, Catastrophes, Despair, Spirits, Supernatural)
War is a series of catastrophes that results in a victory.
- Georges Clemenceau
(Keywords: War, Victory, Catastrophes, Results)
The happiness of most people is not ruined by great catastrophes or fatal errors, but by the repetition of slowly destructive little things.
- Ernest Dimnet
(Keywords: Happiness, People, Catastrophes, Errors, Repetition)
Human beings will line up for miles to buy a bucket of catastrophes, but don't try selling sunshine and light - you'll go broke.
- Chuck Jones
(Keywords: Selling, Catastrophes, Light, Will)
War is a series of catastrophes which result in victory.
- Albert Pike
(Keywords: War, Victory, Catastrophes, Result)