Author : 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


Total Quotes : 49
Think I Think

I think there would be less torture with a warrant requirement than without one.

- Alan Dershowitz

Will Bush

The Bush administration will go down in history as the Torture Team.

- Alex Gibney

Against Brothers

War is organized murder and torture against our brothers.

- Alfred Adler

Stop Get

I get up in the morning, torture a typewriter until it screams, then stop.

- Clarence Budington Kelland

Getting Itself

Consciousness is an end in itself. We torture ourselves getting somewhere, and when we get there it is nowhere, for there is nowhere to get to.

- D. H. Lawrence

Doing Stop

Tourette's is involuntary in that it is impossible not to do. And it's torture to know what you're doing and not be able to stop it.

- Dash Mihok

Guilt Will

Guilt is cancer. Guilt will confine you, torture you, destroy you as an artist. It's a black wall. It's a thief.

- Dave Grohl

Money Independent

Definition of an independent film is torture with less money and time.

- Joey Lauren Adams

Living Bad

The torture of a bad conscience is the hell of a living soul.

- John Calvin

Men Absurd

It is as absurd to argue men, as to torture them, into believing.

- John Henry Newman

Which Convention

This is not to condone torture, which is still prohibited by the Torture Convention and federal criminal law.

- John Yoo

Theatre Think

I sometimes think that theatre is a torture.

- Juliet Stevenson

Science Scientists

It is inexcusable for scientists to torture animals; let them make their experiments on journalists and politicians.

- Henrik Ibsen

Health Healthy

The healthy man does not torture others - generally it is the tortured who turn into torturers.

- Carl Jung

Other Abroad

Torture is illegal, both in the U.S. and abroad. So - and that is true for the Bush administration and for any other administration.

- Jane Mayer

Terrorism Against

The war against terrorism is a war against those who engage in torture.

- Ed Markey

Safe Certainly

Torture fails to make us safe, but it certainly makes us less free.

- Jerrold Nadler

Need Interrogation

We do not need torture as an available instrument of interrogation.

- Jerrold Nadler

Purpose Getting

The purpose of torture is not getting information. It's spreading fear.

- Eduardo Galeano

Once Would

I'm a Midwesterner! Not being able to have a cheeseburger once in a while would be torture!

- Jessica Capshaw

Learn New

Shamefully we now learn that Saddam's torture chambers reopened under new management, U.S. management.

- Edward Kennedy

Paradise Itself

Insomnia is a vertiginous lucidity that can convert paradise itself into a place of torture.

- Emil Cioran


After 10 years of French torture - psychological torture - it's great to do an American movie.

- Emmanuelle Beart

Marriage Exercise

Marriage is an exercise in torture.

- Frances Conroy

Chess Mental

Chess is mental torture.

- Garry Kasparov

Treatment Humane

Because animals are property, we consider as 'humane treatment' that we would regard as torture if it were inflicted on humans.

- Gary L. Francione

Will Anyone

Anyone will say anything under torture.

- George Galloway

Employ Terrorists

One of the techniques terrorists employ is to allege torture and mistreatment when they are captured, regardless of whether it is true.

- Linda Chavez

Known Came

And I've known people who came out with a sense of torture.

- George Weinberg

Most Ever

In the name of Hippocrates, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.

- Luis Bunuel

Brothers Ever

I have three brothers, and they'd torture me if I ever told them I liked a boy.

- Madeline Carroll

Woman End

For a woman, forty is torture, the end.

- Grace Kelly

Numbers Confess

Torture numbers, and they'll confess to anything.

- Gregg Easterbrook

Love Reciprocal

Love is a reciprocal torture.

- Marcel Proust

Idea Wearing

I hate wearing anything tight. A corset is my idea of torture.

- Raquel Zimmermann

Want Case

We are America; we don't torture. And the moment that is not the case, I want off the train.

- Shepard Smith

Help Instruments

There is no need for use of torture instruments such as ankush for controlling the elephants. We can do it with the help of verbal commands.

- Mark Shand

Everyone Because

People shouldn't stay married because of the kids. That's torture for everyone.

- Sofia Vergara

Conditions Justify

No conditions justify torture.

- Norman Finkelstein

Mother Woman

I torture my mother with all my problems, that poor woman.

- Vanessa Ferlito

Think I Think

I think I'm a tough person, but for sure, I would talk under torture.

- Sophie Marceau

Medieval Form

Airports and 'leg room' on planes are a form of medieval torture.

- Mary E. Pearson

Pleasures His

To torture a man you have to know his pleasures.

- Stanislaw Lem

Love Emotional

Families are about love overcoming emotional torture.

- Matt Groening

Children Girl

When you have girl children they torture you!

- Pat Benatar

Very Form

I'm very ticklish. They say being tickled is a form of torture.

- Melissa Sagemiller

Rack Instruments

The old Inquisition had its rack and its thumbscrews and its instruments of torture with iron teeth.

- Rose Schneiderman


Acknowledgment of torture is not accountability for it.

- Yousef Munayyer

Bad Excruciating

When improv is bad, it's excruciating to watch, and to be involved with it is a unique type of torture.

- Zach Woods