Quotes with devil
If you make money your god, it will plague you like the devil.
This proverb first appears without attribution in Fielding's Select Proverbs of All Nations (1824).
All African nations look up to Libya, all the rules of the world look up to Libya. Protesters are serving the devil, they want to humiliate you.
There’s no end to what can be accomplished if you work like the devil.
Interview with The Record in 1978, reflecting on his work at Automated Data Processing.
Ultimately a hero is a man who would argue with the gods, and so awakens devils to contest his vision. The more a man can achieve, the more he may be certain that the devil will inhabit a part of his creation.
The Presidential Papers (1963)
Indians don't have a devil, like Islam, or evil in our lives, we don't believe in evil. We believe in life and all things in life; but life can be tricky, so we have a trickster.
Interview with Linda Brookover, March 11, 1996.
Evil and the Devil are two different things. The Devil is how humans like to imagine evil, with horns and a tail. Evil is part of our personality. I've never believed in occultism or the Devil, and I'm not at all religious. I'd rather read science books than something about occultism. When it comes to cinema, evil is simply a form of entertainment to me.
The devil is the prince of the demons, as God is the prince of the angels; capable of all transformations, they carry on to the end of time terrible battles which will end in the victory of God, but meantime each man his whole life long is contended for by these two adversaries, and the noblest souls are naturally the most disputed.
Life of St. Francis d'Assisi (1894)