Abhors Related Quotes



The sorrowful spirit finds relaxation in solitude. It abhors people, as a wounded deer deserts the herd and lives in a cave until it is healed or dead.

Khalil Gibran


Nothing is a greater stranger to my breast, or a sin that my soul more abhors, than that black and detestable one, ingratitude.

George Washington


Nature abhors a vacuum, even in the heads of statesmen.

Clare Boothe Luce


An artist who is too self-centered is liable to exhibit faults he abhors: carelessness, callousness, and even downright cruelty.

Eric Maisel


That very church which the world likes best is sure to be that which God abhors.

Charles Spurgeon


The grave is, I suspect, the sole commonwealth which attains that dead flat of social equality that life in its every principle so heartily abhors.

Edward Bulwer-lytton, 1st Baron Lytton


From this observed behavior a major psychological truth about this race of forked destroyers may be deduced: that, just as nature abhors a vacuum, "mankind abhors equality."

Soseki Natsume


A Darwinian nation of economic fitness abhors idleness, dependence, non-productivity.

Simone De Beauvoir


“Nature abhors a vacuum but why do most people hasten to fill in the blanks with garbage?”

Vanna Bonta


Since nature abhors a vacuum, the void must be in you.

Marty Rubin