Quotations About / On: TIGER

  • 1.
    When a man wants to murder a tiger he calls it sport; when a tiger wants to murder him he calls it ferocity.
    (George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), Anglo-Irish playwright, critic. "Maxims for Revolutionists: Crime and Punishment," Man and Superman (1903).)
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  • 2.
    O coward, among hawks dove, among hares tiger.
    (Some threat the kind and flee the brave.)
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  • 3.
    Look, Tiger, if I was to be buried in potter's field, it'd just about kill me!
    (Samuel Fuller (b. 1911), U.S. screenwriter. Mo Williams (Thelma Ritter), Pickup on South Street (1953). Based on a story by Dwight Taylor.)
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  • 4.
    The most savage creature on the planet is not the tiger, lion or shark it is man.
    (Man)
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  • 5.
    The trigger is aiming to kill! Like a tiger waiting for a prey.
    (Trigger)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 6.
    'If life is to be lived like fire and wipe, am sure both Lion and Tiger would be best fit to lived on us as their favourite food'
    (We have to live life gentle so that it would be so smooth on us.)
    More quotations from: Chinweokwu Sunlight M. Ndubuisih
  • 7.
    'If life is to be lived like fire and wipe, am sure both lion and Tiger would be best fit to lived on us as their favourite food'
    (We have to live life gentle so that it would be so smooth on us.)
    More quotations from: Chinweokwu Sunlight M. Ndubuisih
  • 8.
    Iknowwhata mother tiger does when she's upset. She eats her young.
    (Guy Trosper, U.S. screenwriter, and John Frankenheimer. Robert Stroud (Burt Lancaster), Birdman of Alcatraz, when his jealous mother opposes his parole from prison (1962). Based On The Book By Thom.)
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  • 9.
    It is not part of a true culture to tame tigers, any more than it is to make sheep ferocious.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "Walking" (1862), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 5, p. 236, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
    More quotations from: Henry David Thoreau, culture
  • 10.
    Time is the substance from which I am made. Time is a river which carries me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger that devours me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire that consumes me, but I am the fire.
    (Jorge Luis Borges (1899-1986), Argentinian author. "A New Refutation of Time," Labyrinths (1964).)
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