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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Horror:

I have a horror of not rising above mediocrity.
~ Robert Baldwin.

I have always had a horror and detestation of poverty.
~ Taylor Caldwell.

I mean Buckingham Palace has never hired a professional public relations outfit let alone a Madison Avenue type and they would throw up their hands in horror at the very idea.
~ Anthony Holden.

I met him fifteen years ago, I was told there was nothing left, No reason, no conscience, no understanding... Even the most rudimentary sense of life or death, good or evil, right or wrong... I met this six-year-old child, with this blank, pale, emotionless face and, the blackest eyes... the devil’s eyes! I spent eight years trying to reach him and then another seven trying to keep him locked up because I realized what was living behind that boy's eyes was purely and simply... evil.
~ Movie: Halloween, 1978 (Dr. Sam Loomis)

I remember a moment when the Prince went back to his old school, Grammar School in Melbourne, and slightly to his horror his old music teacher produced a cello.
~ Anthony Holden.

I think he had a strange, passionate devotion to the truth and a horror at what he saw going on.
~ Ben Bradlee.

I'm an angel. I kill firstborns while their mamas watch. I turn cities into salt. I even, when I feel like it, rip the souls out from little girls. And from now to kingdom come, the only thing you can count on in your existence is never understanding why.
~ Movie: The Prophecy,1995 (Gabriel).

It's a great excuse and luxury, having a job and blaming it for your inability to do your own art. When you don't have to work, you are left with the horror of facing your own lack of imagination and your own emptiness. A devastating possibility when finally time is your own.
~ Julian Schnabel.

I've seen enough horror movies to know that any weirdo wearing a mask is never friendly.
~ Movie: Friday the 13th Part VI: Jason Lives, 1986. (Elizabeth)

Journalism can never be silent: that is its greatest virtue and its greatest fault. It must speak, and speak immediately, while the echoes of wonder, the claims of triumph and the signs of horror are still in the air.
~ Henry Anatole Grunwald.

Man watches his history on the screen with apathy and an occasional passing flicker of horror or indignation.
~ Conor Cruise O'Brien.

My own belief is that there is hardly anyone whose sexual life, if it were broadcast, would not fill the world at large with surprise and horror.
~ W. Somerset Maugham Quotes.

Mysteriously and in ways that are totally remote from natural experience, the gray drizzle of horror induced by depression takes on the quality of physical pain.
~ William Styron.

Nevertheless the passions, whether violent or not, should never be so expressed as to reach the point of causing disgust; and music, even in situations of the greatest horror, should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it, and thereby always remain music.
~ Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

Our national drug is alcohol. We tend to regard the use any other drug with special horror.
~ William S. Burroughs.

Part of the public horror of sexual irregularity so-called is due to the fact that everyone knows himself essentially guilty.
~ Aleister Crowley.

Perfect order is the forerunner of perfect horror.
~ Carlos Fuentes.

Searchers after horror haunt strange, far places.
~ H. P. Lovecraft.

That's quite a collection of stiffs you have down there.
~ Movie: Dead Alive, 1992 (Uncle Les).

The beginning of love is a horror of emptiness.
~ Robert Bly.

The eyes of some of the fans at Davis Cup matches scare me. There's no light in them. Fixed emotions. Blind worship. Horror. It makes me think of what happened to us long ago.
~ Boris Becker.

The focus of tolerance education is to deal with the concept of equality and fairness. We need to establish confidence with children that there is more goodness than horror in this world.
~ Morris Dees.

The horror of the Twentieth Century was the size of each new event, and the paucity of its reverberation.
~ Norman Mailer.

The latest horror to hit the U.S. looks to have been caused by people of Middle Eastern origin, bearing Muslim names. Again, shame. This fuels more hatred for a religion and a people who have nothing to do with these events.
~ Cat Stevens.

The reason bin Laden staggered the planes going into the towers was so every camera would be focused on the second tower when the plane hit. It was not only the murder, but the perpetual image of the horror that permeated into people's consciousness.
~ John Cusack.

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