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blood Quotes

25 of the best book quotes about blood
  1. #1
    “This is the true division between Silvers and Reds: the color of our blood. This simple difference somehow makes them stronger, smarter, better than us.”
  2. #2
    “A man’s heart is a wretched, wretched thing, Mariam. It isn’t like a mother’s womb. It won’t bleed. It won’t stretch to make room for you.”
  3. #3
    “I have not a farthing, my friend, and all over the globe there is no letting of blood or taking a glister, without paying, or somebody paying for you.”
  4. #4
    “Roy caught the pitcher’s eye. His own had blood in them. Youngberry shuddered. He threw—a bad ball—but the batter leaped at it. He struck out with a roar.”
  5. #5
    “We don’t reach the mountaintop from the mountaintop. We start at the bottom and climb up. Blood is involved.”
  6. #6
    “Of all that is written, I love only what a person hath written with his blood. Write with blood, and thou wilt find that blood is spirit.”
  7. #7
    “Of all that is written, I love only what a person hath written with his blood. Write with blood, and thou wilt find that blood is spirit.”
  8. #8
    “This was the only shame he felt. And this shame was so great in him that he wondered if all his life thereafter would be long enough to wash out of his brain and blood and the last pollution of its loathsome taint. And yet, he would have it thought that he was bitter.”
  1. #9
    “You are my face; I am you. Why did you leave me who am you?
    I will never leave you again
    Don’t ever leave me again
    You will never leave me again
    You went in the water
    I drank your blood
    I brought your milk
    You forgot to smile
    I loved you
    You hurt me
    You came back to me
    You left me
    I waited for you
    You are mine
    You are mine
    You are mine”
  2. #10
    “You do not work, you do not read, you do not daydream. If you sleep it is not because you need to sleep. And when at last it is over, there is no evidence: no weapon, no blood, and no body. ”
  3. #11
    “No man knows till he experiences it, what it is like to feel his own life-blood drawn away into the woman he loves.”
  4. #12
    “With the ability to identify genes from a blood sample or even a single cell, the risk of a blood draw was no longer just a minor infection or the pain of a needle stick—it was that someone could uncover your genetic information. It was about a violation of privacy”
  5. #13
    “Scenes of blood and cruelty are shocking to our ear and heart. What man has nerve to do, man has not nerve to hear.”
  6. #14
    “Remember the person you’re supposed to be, and remember well…You are pretending to be raised Red, but you’re Silver by blood. You are now Red in the head, Silver in the heart….From now until the end of your days, you must lie. Your life depends on it, little lightning girl.”
  7. #15
    “Vengeance is in my heart, death in my hand,
    Blood and revenge are hammering in my head.”
  8. #16
    “They worshiped courage, those early Polynesians. The Spirit which had urged them across the Pacific in their sailing canoes, before the dawn of recorded history... still sang its song of danger in their blood.”

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  1. #17
    “I lay, trying to slow the beating of my heart, as every beat pushed forth another gush of blood.”
  2. #18
    “It’s a good thing most people bleed on the inside or this would really be a gory, blood-smeared earth.”
  3. #19
    “Not only did I rediscover every experience of my life, I had to live each unfulfilled desire as well—as though they’d been fulfilled. I saw that what transpires in the mind is just as real as any flesh and blood occurrence
  4. #20
    “I prefer my history dead. Dead history is writ in ink, the living sort in blood.”
  5. #21
    “The blood is the life!”
  6. #22
    “Your blood coagulates beautifully.”
  7. #23
    “If you prick us, do we not bleed? if you tickle us, do we not laugh? if you poison us, do we not die? and if you wrong us, shall we not revenge?”
  8. #24
    “As the Nazi emphasis on nonintellectual virtues (patriotism, loyalty, duty, purity, labor, simplicity, ‘blood,’ ‘folk-ishness’) seeped through Germany, elevating the self-esteem of the ‘little man,’ the academic profession was pushed from the very center to the very periphery of society. Germany was preparing to cut its own head off. By 1933 at least five of my ten friends (and I think six or seven) looked upon ‘intellectuals’ as unreliable and, among these unreliables, upon the academics as the most insidiously situated.”
  9. #25
    “We’re more of the love, blood, and rhetoric school.”
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