Quotes of Cell

“ Stone walls do not a prison make nor iron bars a cage; minds innocent and quiet take that for an hermitage. ”

- Richard Lovelace

“ A healthy body is a guest-chamber for the soul; a sick body is a prison. ”

- Sir Francis Bacon

“ There is but an inch of difference between the cushioned chamber and the padded cell. ”

- Gilbert K. Chesterton

“ I don't know. I have never been to prison. ”

- Dan Marino

“ A healthy body is a guest chamber for the soul: a sick body is a prison. ”

- Francis Bacon

“ Brain cells create ideas. Stress kills brain cells. Stress is not a good idea. ”

- Richard Saunders

“ In America all too few blows are struck into flesh. We kill the spirit here, we are experts at that. We use psychic bullets and kill each other cell by cell. ”

- Norman Mailer

“ More mony is put into prisons than into schools. That, in itself, is the description of a nation bent on suicide. I mean, what is more precious to us than our own children? We are going to build alot more prisons if we do not deal with the schools and their inequalities… ”

- Jonathan Kozol

“ The most anxious man in a prison is the governor. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ In prison, those things withheld from and denied to the prisoner become precisely what he wants most of all. ”

- Eldridge Cleaver

“ I have never been contained except I made the prison. ”

- Mary Evans

“ A pessimist is one who builds dungeons in the air. ”

- Walter Winchell

“ A mind enclosed in language is in prison. ”

- Simone Weil

“ More than 90 percent of all the prisoners in our American prisons have been abused as children. ”

- John Powell

“ Within yourself deliverance must be searched for, because each man makes his own prison. ”

- Edwin Arnold

“ The sun shines not on us but in us. The rivers flow not past, but through us, thrilling, tingling, vibrating every fiber and cell of the substance of our bodies, making them glide and sing. ”

- John Muir

“ Fear is the prison of the heart. ”

- Unknown

“ I don't really feel your brainpower needs boosting. If anything, it needs celebrating, for you already have enough active brain cells inside you to accomplish many great things in your life. ”

- Thomas Armstrong

“ Ideas not coupled with action never become bigger than the brain cells they occupied. ”

- Arnold H. Glasow

“ To be happy in this world, first you need a cell phone and then you need an airplane. Then you're truly wireless. ”

- Ted Turner

“ It is from the progeny of this parent cell that we all take our looks; we still share genes around, and the resemblance of the enzymes of grasses to those of whales is in fact a family resemblance. ”

- Lewis Thomas

“ Is it surprising that prisons resemble factories, schools, barracks, hospitals, which all resemble prisons? ”

- Michel Foucault

“ First of all, I didn't suggest that we should simply get rid of all prisons. ”

- Angela Davis

“ And he's writing a book right now that's going to be a little bit stronger than my book. But he really went through hell to get me out of prison. ”

- Jim Bakker

“ There will be no prison which can hold our movement down. ”

- Huey Newton

“ When I first went to prison, I was even questioning where, God, where are you? ”

- Jim Bakker

“ When I first went to New York I was right out of high school, I was 17 years old, and I had never seen a building over two stories high. ”

- Florence Henderson

“ Reality becomes a prison to those who can't get out of it. ”

- Joyce Cary

“ That is my major concern: writers who are in prison for writing. ”

- Antonia Fraser

“ We shall fight against them, throw them in prisons and destroy them. ”

- Vladimir Putin
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