Quotations on Hurt
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I tell kids that people will let them down and people will hurt them. But Jesus Christ will never let them down and never hurt them.
- Willie Aames
(Keywords: People, Christ, Hurt, Kids, Will)
It scares you: all the noise, the rattling, the shaking. But the look on everybody's face when you're finished and packing, it's the best smile in the world; and there's nobody hurt, and the well's under control.
- Red Adair
(Keywords: Control, Hurt, Smile, World)
Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents; people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you.
- Muhammad Ali
(Keywords: Car, Life, People, Accidents, Day, Hurt, Will)
It's better to be hurt by the truth than to gain satisfaction from the lies.
- David Allan
(Keywords: Truth, Gain, Hurt, Lies, Satisfaction)
Perhaps my information hurt the Soviet Union more than it helped. I have no idea. It was not something I ever discussed with the KGB officers that I was dealing with.
- Aldrich Ames
(Keywords: Idea, Hurt, Information)
I don't like to hurt people, I really don't like it at all. But in order to get a red light at the intersection, you sometimes have to have an accident.
- Jack Anderson
(Keywords: People, Accident, Hurt, Light, Order)
I felt ashamed for what I had done. I don't have any excuses. I did what I did. I take full responsibility for myself and my actions. I wouldn't pawn this off on anybody. I'm sorry it happened. And I hurt people.
- Louie Anderson
(Keywords: People, Actions, Excuses, Hurt, Responsibility)
I don't think people realize the extent to which TV networks are hurt when they carry public broadcasting. I think the estimate is that they lose a half-million dollars for a half day's programming.
- Roone Arledge
(Keywords: People, Day, Hurt, Programming, Public)
Two things scare me. The first is getting hurt. But that's not nearly as scary as the second, which is losing.
- Lance Armstrong
(Keywords: First, Hurt, Losing)
Criticism really used to hurt me. Most of these critics are usually frustrated artists, and they criticise other people's art because they can't do it themselves. It's a really disgusting job. They must feel horrible inside.
- Rosanna Arquette
(Keywords: Art, People, Artists, Criticism, Hurt, Job)
I don't know if she should worry too much, I mean some of our greatest writers have had movies made of their books, lots of Hemingway novels were turned into movies, it doesn't hurt the book.
- Paul Auster
(Keywords: Movies, Books, Hurt, Worry, Writers)
The Republican majority will stop at nothing to prevent access to the legal system for those who are hurt.
- Joe Baca
(Keywords: Legal, Hurt, Majority, Nothing, Republican, Will)
Nothing doth more hurt in a state than that cunning men pass for wise.
- Francis Bacon
(Keywords: Men, Cunning, Hurt, Nothing, State)
There is a wisdom in this beyond the rules of physic: a man's own observation what he finds good of and what he finds hurt of is the best physic to preserve health.
- Francis Bacon
(Keywords: Health, Wisdom, Hurt, Man, Observation, Rules)
I'm free. I just do what I want, say what I want, say how I feel, and I don't try to hurt nobody. I just try to make sure that I don't compromise my art in any kind of way, and I think people respect that.
- Erykah Badu
(Keywords: Art, People, Compromise, Hurt, Respect, Want)
I feel like God has forgiven me of so much, that I will forgive everyone who has hurt us.
- Jim Bakker
(Keywords: God, Hurt, Will)
Most Americans are more concerned about the economy and job creation. And they can't understand why the Obama administration or the Democrat majority in Congress wants to pass a bill like the cap-and-trade tax that will cost us jobs, that will hurt our economy, that will drive up costs for families, as well as for small businesses.
- Haley Barbour
(Keywords: Americans, Congress, Creation, Economy, Tax, Hurt, Job, Jobs, Majority, Will)
I want people to love me, but it's not going to hurt me if they don't.
- Drew Barrymore
(Keywords: Love, People, Hurt, Want)
The worst thing that we could do is raises taxes. It would only hurt the economy.
- Dan Bartlett
(Keywords: Economy, Hurt, Taxes)
I've had a few gigs where things have got out of hand and there has been a huge crush with my fans. They are important and I don't want them being hurt. They are a mad crowd.
- Justin Bieber
(Keywords: Being, Fans, Hurt, Want)
God knows, I never want to hurt someone's feelings.
- Selma Blair
(Keywords: God, Feelings, Hurt, Want)
There is a thin line that separates laughter and pain, comedy and tragedy, humor and hurt.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Humor, Comedy, Hurt, Laughter, Pain, Tragedy)
Being a child at home alone in the summer is a high-risk occupation. If you call your mother at work thirteen times an hour, she can hurt you.
- Erma Bombeck
(Keywords: Home, Work, Mother, Being, Hurt, Occupation, Summer)
Deep down, my mom had long suspected I was gay... Much of her anger and hurt came from her sense of betrayal that she was the last to be told.
- Chastity Bono
(Keywords: Anger, Mom, Betrayal, Deep, Gay, Hurt, Sense)
I just like to catch fish, I don't care if it weighs half a pound or 10 pounds. But I can't do a lot of casting. I can work a jig or a worm. But not for long, especially if the big ones are biting. Those big bass will make it hurt after a while.
- Terry Bradshaw
(Keywords: Work, Care, Fish, Hurt, Will)
You generally hear that what a man doesn't know doesn't hurt him, but in business what a man doesn't know does hurt.
- Gerald Brenan
(Keywords: Business, Hurt, Man)
The wish to hurt, the momentary intoxication with pain, is the loophole through which the pervert climbs into the minds of ordinary men.
- Jacob Bronowski
(Keywords: Men, Hurt, Pain)
Hurt leads to bitterness, bitterness to anger, travel too far that road and the way is lost.
- Terry Brooks
(Keywords: Travel, Anger, Bitterness, Hurt, Road)
Accept that all of us can be hurt, that all of us can and surely will at times fail. Other vulnerabilities, like being embarrassed or risking love, can be terrifying, too. I think we should follow a simple rule: if we can take the worst, take the risk.
- Joyce Brothers
(Keywords: Love, Being, Hurt, Risk, Will)
I think people should have the legal right to hurt themselves without fearing that they're going to get locked up for doing so. But on a personal level, if someone I loved was hurting himself or herself in front of me, I would, of course, try to restrain them.
- Chester Brown
(Keywords: Legal, People, Hurt, Right)
I want to make sure I don't interfere with the success of that team next year. I don't see any way I could go to practice like most of 'em do, and not hurt the team. I'd go nuts if I tried doing that.
- Bear Bryant
(Keywords: Success, Hurt, Practice, Want)
I like the fact that we have all the teams in the tournament. When I first got here as an assistant, not everyone made the tournament and I think as a coach, you look at it from a job security standpoint, I think that hurt when you didn't have everybody in the tournament.
- Tim Buckley
(Keywords: Coach, Fact, First, Hurt, Job, Security)
I do like to work with young directors because it's such a difficult business that I think after directors have been around a while sometimes, not always, but sometimes their passion gets siphoned off because they get hurt.
- Ellen Burstyn
(Keywords: Business, Work, Hurt, Passion)
When the systems we expect to help us actually hurt us, we have tragedy.
- Carter Burwell
(Keywords: Help, Hurt, Tragedy)
I mean, I would never want to do anything to hurt my family, but then again I would never want to do anything to hurt myself. And I think they go hand in hand.
- Lauren Bush
(Keywords: Family, Hurt, Want)
Once you grow past Mommy and Daddy coming running when you're hurt, you're really on your own. You're alone, and there's no one to help you.
- Octavia Butler
(Keywords: Help, Hurt, Past, Running)
Actors have bodyguards and entourages not because anybody wants to hurt them - who would want to hurt an actor? - but because they want to get recognized. God forbid someone doesn't recognize them.
- James Caan
(Keywords: God, Actor, Actors, Hurt, Want)
Now the proposal is yet again another $150 billion before we start to think about a freeze. But $150 billion spent on more government programs; monies being created to direct and what kind of jobs that Washington thinks ought to be created. Come on. I mean there is a government that can help, and the government can also hurt.
- Eric Cantor
(Keywords: Government, Being, Help, Hurt, Jobs, Now, Washington)
What has happened at Guantanamo Bay... does not represent the will of the American people. I'm embarrassed about it, I think its wrong. I think it does give terrorists an unwarranted excuse to use the despicable means to hurt innocent people.
- Jimmy Carter
(Keywords: People, American, Hurt, Will, Wrong)
There's not a thing that any of you guys can say bad about me that would hurt my feelings... I'm not coming at you, what I'm saying is that, I'm willing to take that heat for my team, if we're playing well or if we're not playing well.
- Vince Carter
(Keywords: Feelings, Hurt, Saying)
I am fairly certain that my abortion position hurt me, because in a Democratic primary, where turnout is relatively low, liberal voters turn out in disproportionately large numbers and thus exercise a disproportionate influence on the outcome.
- Robert Casey
(Keywords: Abortion, Exercise, Hurt, Influence, Liberal, Numbers)
'Handsome' means many things to many people. If people consider me handsome, I feel flattered - and have my parents to thank for it. Realistically, it doesn't hurt to be good-looking, especially in this business.
- Richard Chamberlain
(Keywords: Business, People, Hurt, Parents)
I suppose everyone tells little white lies. Quite often they're necessary to make someone feel better or prevent feelings from being hurt. Whoppers? No, that's dangerous and they'll boomerang.
- Richard Chamberlain
(Keywords: Feelings, Being, Hurt, Lies)
American stuntmen are smart - they think about safety. When they do a jump in a car, they calculate everything: the speed, the distance... But in Hong Kong, we don't know how to count. Everything we do is a guess. If you've got the guts, you do it. All of my stuntmen have gotten hurt.
- Jackie Chan
(Keywords: Car, American, Hurt, Safety)
A stiff apology is a second insult... The injured party does not want to be compensated because he has been wronged; he wants to be healed because he has been hurt.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
(Keywords: Apology, Hurt, Insult, Party, Want)
Coming down under a parachute is quite different as well. You hit the ground pretty hard, but all the systems work very well to keep it from hurting, so it doesn't even hurt when you hit. It was a great experience to be able to do both.
- Leroy Chiao
(Keywords: Experience, Work, Hurt, Pretty)
Let me say this as clearly as I can: No matter how sharp a grievance or how deep a hurt, there is no justification for killing innocents.
- William J. Clinton
(Keywords: Deep, Hurt, Justification, Killing)
The base paths belonged to me, the runner. The rules gave me the right. I always went into a bag full speed, feet first. I had sharp spikes on my shoes. If the baseman stood where he had no business to be and got hurt, that was his fault.
- Ty Cobb
(Keywords: Business, Fault, Feet, First, Hurt, Right, Rules)
I don't hurt or want for visibility, but people seem to forget pretty easily.
- Gary Coleman
(Keywords: People, Forget, Hurt, Pretty, Want)
You know, I have found out in the course of a long public life that the things I did not say never hurt me.
- Calvin Coolidge
(Keywords: Life, Hurt, Public)