Quotes of Belligerent

“ Adversity has the same effect on a man that severe training has on the pugilist — it reduces him to his fighting weight. ”

- Josh Billings

“ There are no warlike people, just warlike leaders. ”

- Ralph Bunche

“ The basic difference between being assertive and being aggressive is how our words and behavior affect the rights and well being of others. ”

- Sharon Anthony Bower

“ There is in souls a sympathy with sounds. ”

- William Cowper

“ I swear it upon Zeus an outstanding runner cannot be the equal of an average wrestler. ”

- Socrates

“ And so my militant philosophy is this: to make with a brush on canvas is a simple direct delight-to make with the movie is the same. ”

- Norman McLaren

“ Those who say Islam is a warlike religion must ask if Christianity has been as well. ”

- Wendell Berry

“ I don't think there's anything unique about human intelligence. All the neurons in the brain that make up perceptions and emotions operate in a binary fashion. ”

- Bill Gates

“ We 'll have a swashing and a martial outside, As many other mannish cowards have. - As You Like It. Act i. Sc. 3. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ He stands erect; his slouch becomes a walk; He steps right onward, martial in his air, His form and movement. ”

- William Cowper

“ Time has already been lost, and further delays in signing this agreement can only work to the benefit of (Yugoslav President) Slobodan Milosevic, whose aggressive policies threaten the entire region. ”

- Bob Dole

“ Argumentative exhibitions bring issues to life in a way that very much irritates traditional curators who want to see their pictures valued for themselves. ”

- Jonathan Miller

“ Bruce Lee was very famous. I watched his movies and he is amazing. He is a martial arts master, his philosophy, his movement, both physically and mentally, were very strong. ”

- Jet Li

“ I think "Hero" is not a real martial arts movie; it is not about violence, or formula. ”

- Jet Li

“ I've been learning martial arts since I was 8 years old. ”

- Jet Li

“ I knew nothing about martial arts. The coach told me I was talented with learning martial arts, and put me in a school. Three years later I got my first championship in China. ”

- Jet Li

“ We'll have a swashing and a martial outside, as many other mannish cowards have. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ All excess is ill, but drunkenness is of the worst sort. It spoils health, dismounts the mind, and unmans men. It reveals secrets, is quarrelsome, lascivious, impudent, dangerous and mad. He that is drunk is not a man, because he is, for so long, void of reason that distinguishes a man from a beast. ”

- William Penn

“ This reminds me of the days when Ronald Reagan was in office and he was fighting communism. There were some people out there criticizing him , saying 'This is crazy, he's a warmonger' and all of this kind of criticisms. And in the end, he proved right… ”

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

“ That is what happens when teams play with desperation and the other team comes out and doesn't play at the same level. We just got beat to the ball too many times and they were active and aggressive. They beat us with the nature of the play. ”

- Phil Jackson

“ It is my belief that there is a tendency among the so-called 'modern' or 'hip' jazz musicians to consider styles other that their own, 'corny', and it is my contention that in actuality it is these musicians who are producing that which in future years perceptive critics will deem 'corny'. ”

- Don Ellis

“ We need a new approach to national security - a bold, progressive internationalism that stands in stark contrast to the too often belligerent and myopic unilateralism of the Bush Administration. ”

- John F. Kerry

“ Peace as a goal is an ideal which will not be contested by any government or nation, not even the most belligerent. ”

- Aung San Suu Kyi

“ Over grown military establishments are under any form of government inauspicious to liberty, and are to be regarded as particularly hostile to republican liberty. ”

- George Washington

“ I was court-martial in my absence, and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence. ”

- Brendan Behan

“ Aggressive fighting for the right is the greatest sport in the world. ”

- Theodore Roosevelt

“ I attribute the quarrelsome nature of the Middle Ages young men entirely to the want of the soothing weed. ”

- Jerome K. Jerome

“ Nature that framed us of four elements, warring within our breasts for regiment, doth teach us all to have aspiring minds. ”

- Christopher Marlowe

“ I am not only a pacifist but a militant pacifist. I am willing to fight for peace. Nothing will end war unless the people themselves refuse to go to war. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ I cannot divine how it happens that the man who knows the least is the most argumentative. ”

- Giovani della Casa
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