Topics: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Vandals Quotes

RELATED QUOTES

"I hope the Vandals had thorns in their sandals" - Arthur Guiterman

"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handle" - Bob Dylan

"The pump don't work 'Cause the vandals took the handles" - Bob Dylan

"On the one hand, the press, television, and movies make heroes of vandals by calling them whiz kids." - Ken Thompson

"Certainly, its important to protect the water system and that covers, certainly, everything from vandals to terrorists." - James Wilson

"The intent of the individuals who created the DDoS attacks has nothing to do with hacking, and they are vandals, not hackers." - Kevin Mitnick

"The fifties were when people started coming down on juvenile delinquents, hoodlums, vandals-anybody that was young, wore a motorcycle jacket, and didn't act polite around older people." - Joe Bob Briggs

"The fifties were when people started coming down on "juvenile delinquents," "hoodlums," "vandals"-anybody that was young, wore a motorcycle jacket, and didn't act polite around older people." - Joe Bob Briggs

"If people destroy something replaceable made by mankind, they are called vandals; if they destroy something irreplaceable made by God, they are called developers." - Joseph Wood Krutch

"Ordinary people aren't going to give up emotions and inspiration just because science sniffs at subjectivity. Science shouldn't be so edgy and defensive. Vandals aren't going to smash their way into laboratories and throw Bibles at the equipment." - Deepak Chopra

"Some people become cops because they want to make the world a better place. Some people become vandals because they want to make the world a better looking place." - Banksy

"I urge the citizens of Ferguson who have been peacefully exercising their First Amendment rights to join with law enforcement in condemning the actions of looters, vandals and others seeking to inflame tensions and sow discord." - Eric Holder

"I'm not married, I frequently use my debit card to buy things that cost less than three dollars, and my bedroom is so untidy it looks like vandals ransacked the Anthropologie sale section. I'm kind of a mess." - Mindy Kaling

"The newspaper is under fire for refusing to kowtow to left-wing word police and militant propagandists who demand unfettered illegal immigration. Last week, in the wake of angry protests against the publication, vandals threw paint bombs and spray-painted graffiti on its offices." - Michelle Malkin

"Maria Edgeworth grumbled against vandals who ruined immortal works by quoting the life out of them. "How far our literature may in future suffer from these blighting swarms, will best be conceived by a glance at what they have already withered and blasted of the favourite productions of our most popular poets." Shakespeare, Milton, and Dryden, scissored, patched, and frayed." - Willis Regier

"It is the relentless onward march of the texters, the SMS (Short Message Service) vandals who are doing to our language what Genghis Khan did to his neighbours 800 years ago. They are destroying it: pillaging our punctuation; savaging our sentences; raping our vocabulary. And they must be stopped." - John Humphrys

"The press, television, and movies make heroes of vandals by calling them whiz kids. There is obviously a cultural gap. The act of breaking into a computer system has to have the same social stigma as breaking into a neighbor's house. It should not matter that the neighbor's door is unlocked." - Kenneth Thompson

"Maria Edgeworth grumbled against vandals who ruined immortal works by quoting the life out of them. How far our literature may in future suffer from these blighting swarms, will best be conceived by a glance at what they have already withered and blasted of the favourite productions of our most popular poets. Shakespeare, Milton, and Dryden, scissored, patched, and frayed." - Willis Goth Regier

"Ethnically, the Germans are Teutonic...being made up of Vandals, Gepidae, and Goths, all of whom emigrated - south from Sweden in about 500 BC; why they emigrated is not exactly clear, but many scholars believe it was because they saw the way Sweden was going, i.e. neutral." - Alan Coren

"Bishop was all done with the witty converstaion. "Will you swear?" And Myrnin said, shockingly, "I will." And he proceeded to, a string of swearwords that made Claire blink. He ended with, "-frothy fool-born apple-john! Cheater of vandals and defiler of dead dogs!" and did another twirl and bow. He looked up with a red, red grin that was more like a leer. "Is that what you meant, my lord?" - Rachel Caine

"Broken Window Theory: Consider a building with a few broken windows. If the windows are not repaired, the tendency is for vandals to break a few more windows. Eventually, they may even break into the building, and if it's unoccupied, perhaps become squatters or light fires inside. Or consider a sidewalk. Some litter accumulates. Soon, more litter accumulates. Eventually, people even start leaving bags of trash from take-out restaurants there or even break into cars." - James Q Wilson

"Human relationships with predators have always been thorny. Predators are the first creatures our kind purposely eradicates. Too often, people feel humans are and should be in control; we are enraged to discover this is not true. And when other creatures share our appetites and kill our livestock (often animals we were raising to kill, ourselves), we call them vandals and murderers...Predators are the most persecuted creatures on Earth." - Sy Montgomery

"Excessively precise economic analysis can lead to assessing everything in terms of its easily measurable melt value - the value that thieves get from stealing copper wiring from isolated houses, that vandals got from tearing down Greek temples for the lead joints holding the marble blocks together, that shortsighted timber companies get from liquidating their forests. The standard to insist on is live value. What is something worth when it's working?" - Stewart Brand



| NEXT PAGE



RELATED TOPICS

Vandals,