Quotations on Blood
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What atonement is there for blood spilt upon the earth?
(Keywords: Blood, Earth)
Newborn screening is a public health intervention that involves a simple blood test used to identify many life-threatening genetic illnesses before any symptoms begin.
- Lucille Roybal Allard
(Keywords: Health, Life, Blood, Public)
This land, which we have watered with our tears and our blood, is now our mother country, and we are well satisfied to stay where wisdom abounds and gospel is free.
- Richard V. Allen
(Keywords: Wisdom, Mother, Blood, Country, Land, Now, Tears)
Chemists employed by the police can do remarkable things with blood. They can weave it into a rope to hang a man.
- Margery Allingham
(Keywords: Blood, Man, Police, Remarkable)
International business may conduct its operations with scraps of paper, but the ink it uses is human blood.
- Eric Ambler
(Keywords: Business, Blood, May)
Our blood will turn from red to blue, although our money is but new.
- Walter Annenberg
(Keywords: Money, Blood, Will)
I was a queen, and you took away my crown; a wife, and you killed my husband; a mother, and you deprived me of my children. My blood alone remains: take it, but do not make me suffer long.
- Marie Antoinette
(Keywords: Mother, Wife, Husband, Blood, Children, Queen)
We will not bend or fail until the blood of every last Jew from the youngest child to the oldest elder is spilt to redeem our land!
- Yasser Arafat
(Keywords: Blood, Will)
I went to school for about 2 years on a technical course, and I learned a lot. I learned about air mixture ratios and all the stuff; I learned how to draw blood.
- Tom Araya
(Keywords: Blood, School, Years)
Get up tomorrow early in the morning, and earlier than you did today, and do the best that you can. Always stay near me, for tomorrow I will have much to do and more than I ever had, and tomorrow blood will leave my body above the breast.
- Joan of Arc
(Keywords: Blood, Body, Today, Tomorrow, Will)
The spirit of Ubuntu, that once led Haiti to emerge as the first independent black nation in 1804, helped Venezuela, Colombia and Ecuador attain liberty, and inspired our forefathers to shed their blood for the United States' independence, cannot die. Today, this spirit of solidarity must and will empower all of us to rebuild Haiti.
- Jean-Bertrand Aristide
(Keywords: Blood, First, Independence, Liberty, Nation, Solidarity, Spirit, states, Today, United, Will)
The brave man, indeed, calls himself lord of the land, through his iron, through his blood.
- Ernst Moritz Arndt
(Keywords: Blood, Land, Man)
Developments in information technology and globalised media mean that the most powerful military in the history of the world can lose a war, not on the battlefield of dust and blood, but on the battlefield of world opinion.
- Timothy Garton Ash
(Keywords: History, Technology, War, Blood, Information, Media, Military, Opinion, World)
The soul, which is spirit, can not dwell in dust; it is carried along to dwell in the blood.
- Saint Aurelius Augustine
(Keywords: Soul, Blood, Spirit)
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
- Richard Bach
(Keywords: Family, Life, Blood, Joy, Respect)
A newspaper is a circulating library with high blood pressure.
- Arthur Baer
(Keywords: Blood, Pressure)
Exaggeration is a blood relation to falsehood and nearly as blamable.
- Hosea Ballou
(Keywords: Blood, Exaggeration, Falsehood)
When we talk about stem cells, we are actually talking about a complicated series of things, including adult stem cells which are largely cells devoted to replacing individual tissues like blood elements or liver or even the brain.
- David Baltimore
(Keywords: Blood, Talk, Talking)
You get very tired, and there was a certain amount of pain and you slow up. Your legs are so tired that you are in fact slowing. If you don't keep running, keep your blood circulating, the muscles stop pumping the blood back and you get dizzy.
- Roger Bannister
(Keywords: Blood, Fact, Pain, Running)
The anguish of the neurotic individual is the same as that of the saint. The neurotic, the saint are engaged in the same battle. Their blood flows from similar wounds. But the first one gasps and the other one gives.
- Georges Bataille
(Keywords: Battle, Blood, First, Wounds)
Boxing is show-business with blood.
- David Belasco
(Keywords: Blood, Boxing)
The seas are the heart's blood of the earth.
- Henry Beston
(Keywords: Heart, Blood, Earth)
We are a conquering race. We must obey our blood and occupy new markets and if necessary new lands.
- Albert J. Beveridge
(Keywords: Blood, Race)
Here at home, when Americans were standing in long lines to give blood after the attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, we squandered an obvious opportunity to make service a noble cause again, and rekindle an American spirit of community.
- Joe Biden
(Keywords: Home, Opportunity, American, Americans, Blood, Cause, Community, Obvious, Service, Spirit, Trade, World)
The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood.
- Otto von Bismarck
(Keywords: Blood, Day, Decisions, Majority, Questions, Will)
The studios will go wherever they smell money. It's like sharks to the blood.
- Don Bluth
(Keywords: Money, Blood, Will)
Concentrated serum albumin fractionated from blood plasma was effective in battlefield treatment of shock.
- Paul D. Boyer
(Keywords: Blood, Treatment)
Our live experiences, fixed in aphorisms, stiffen into cold epigrams. Our heart's blood, as we write it, turns to mere dull ink.
- F. H. Bradley
(Keywords: Heart, Aphorisms, Blood, Epigrams)
If you want something from an audience, you give blood to their fantasies. It's the ultimate hustle.
- Marlon Brando
(Keywords: Blood, Want)
Like getting into a bleeding competition with a blood bank.
- Richard Branson
(Keywords: Blood, Competition)
If the guilt of sin is so great that nothing can satisfy it but the blood of Jesus; and the filth of sin is so great that nothing can fetch out the stain thereof but the blood of Jesus, how great, how heinous, how sinful must the evil of sin be.
- William Throsby Bridges
(Keywords: Blood, Evil, Guilt, Nothing, Sin)
I come from the place where I am thinking 'I have put my blood on the pages.'
- Albert Brooks
(Keywords: Blood, Thinking)
Until the world in some way changes, then my responsibility is to share what I know and more importantly to behave like I know about the extraordinary work and effort and blood shed for me to be able to sit here.
- Avery Brooks
(Keywords: Work, Blood, Effort, Responsibility, World)
The ideal life is in our blood and never will be still.
- Phillips Brooks
(Keywords: Life, Blood, Will)
Southern states in the confederacy were not ready to give up their fight to secede or give up their way of life, which was made possible in large part through the blood, sweat and tears of African slaves.
- Corrine Brown
(Keywords: Life, African, Blood, Fight, states, Tears)
When Philip Glass asked me if I would be interested in doing a new recording of Jesus' Blood he assumed that I would do something similar to the first version and wanted to know what other pieces would be on the same CD.
- Gavin Bryars
(Keywords: Blood, First)
Raise your eyes and count the small gang of your oppressors who are only strong through the blood they suck from you and through your arms which you lend them unwillingly.
- Georg Buchner
(Keywords: Blood, Eyes)
The tongue like a sharp knife... Kills without drawing blood.
(Keywords: Blood, Tongue)
Trials by the adversarial contest must in time go the way of the ancient trial by battle and blood.
- Warren E. Burger
(Keywords: Time, Battle, Blood, Trials)
I wanted it so badly that there was no choice. It's like something in your blood that you have to do.
- Delta Burke
(Keywords: Blood, Choice)
Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood.
- Daniel Burnham
(Keywords: Men, Blood, Magic)
Fashion is in my blood. Growing up, I was always clacking around the house in my mother's shoes.
- Sophia Bush
(Keywords: Mother, Blood, Fashion, Growing up)
I was always shocked when I went to the doctor's office and they did my X-ray and didn't find that I had eight more ribs than I should have or that my blood was the color green.
- Nicolas Cage
(Keywords: Blood, Office)
The patriot's blood is the seed of Freedom's tree.
- Thomas Campbell
(Keywords: Blood, Freedom)
No one will ever know what 'In Cold Blood' took out of me. It scraped me right down to the marrow of my bones. It nearly killed me. I think, in a way, it did kill me.
- Truman Capote
(Keywords: Blood, Right, Will)
I say, traitors; as some men live upon the reward of treachery, for their quiet and liberty; if it may be called a liberty, as it is redeemed with the betraying of the interest of Christ, and the blood of His people.
- Donald Cargill
(Keywords: Men, People, Blood, Christ, Interest, Liberty, May, Quiet, Reward, Treachery)
I have felt in my very blood, ever since I was born, a most unconquerable hatred towards the whole tribe of fools, and it arises from the fact that I feel myself a blockhead whenever I am in their company.
- Giacomo Casanova
(Keywords: Blood, Company, Fact, Fools, Hatred)
Civilization, to be worthy of the name, must afford other methods of settling human differences than those of blood letting.
- Ralph Chaplin
(Keywords: Civilization, Blood, Name)
Love is a sacred reserve of energy; it is like the blood of spiritual evolution.
- Teilhard de Chardin
(Keywords: Love, Blood, Energy, Evolution, Spiritual)
I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity for me-like food or water.
- Ray Charles
(Keywords: Food, Music, Heart, Blood, Force, Necessity, Water)