Backwards Related Quotes

“I felt him scrambling. I fell backwards, and when I hit the rocks I felt my back break, like a pop, and my legs went numb.”

Nancy Camero

In all the useful arts the world is either standing still or going backwards.

George Orwell

[Lincoln in the Bardo] is not a long book. And that meant I could obsess over it and live in it both backwards and forwards and hyper-control everything.

George Saunders

I stay away from churches in which I feel like I have to pretend I'm a better person than I am. That sort of thing moves my faith backwards.

Donald Miller

“Clearly if the person is sick, I think you want to bend over backwards to compensate.”

Peter Handal

Love, when spelled backwards and read phonetically, reads evil


I learned everything by ear and played all the different instruments. So then I was able to find a guitar. That was, like, in the seventh grade. And then I didn't know how to put my fingers on all the different strings, so I had to figure out how to do it upside down and backwards, and I still play that way today.

Dick Dale

To the rationally minded the mental processes of the intuitive appear to work backwards

Frances G. Wickes

You know Alou's name spelled backwards is Uola? That sounds like a first name, Uola.

Harry Caray

There are those who never reason on what they should do, but what they have done; as if Reason had her eyes behind, and could only see backwards.

Henry Fielding