Boomerang Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old boomerang quotes, boomerang sayings, and boomerang proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

The game of life is a game of boomerangs. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later with astounding accuracy.     

Florence Scovel Shinn

A boomerang returns back to the person who throws it. But first, while moving in a circle, it hits its target. So does gossip.     

Vera Nazarian

Life truly is a boomerang. What you give, you get.     

Dale Carnegie

I forgot how to throw a boomerang, but then it came back to me.     

Hank Green

That... is how the world moves: Not like an arrow, but a boomerang     

Ralph Ellison

I would happily help to turn the stone being thrown at me into a boomerang     

Peer Steinbruck

Hatred is a boomerang which is sure to hit you harder than the one at whom you throw it.     


All wars eventually act as boomerangs and the victor suffers as much as the vanquished.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

If you hate somebody, it's like a boomerang that misses its target and comes back and hits you in the head. The one who hates is the one who hurts     

Louis Zamperini

Karma is like a boomerang whatever you give out...will come back to you.     


A boomerang is just a frisbee for people that don't have friends.     


It is never wise to seek or wish for another’s misfortune. If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.     

Charley Reese

My words, thoughts and deeds have a boomerang effect. So be-careful what you send out!     

Alan Rufus

Make your goals big and broad enough so that they never become answered prayers and boomerang to curse you.     

Douglas Coupland

To get all that life wants for you, apply what I call the boomerang effect. Give out what you most want see come back.     

Robin Sharma

Hatred is a boomerang which is sure to hit you harder than the one at whom you throw it.     


Faith is like a boomerang; begin using what you have and it comes back to you in greater measure.     

Charles L. Allen

Malice is of the boomerang character, and is apt to turn upon the projector.     

William Makepeace Thackeray

I'm looking to buy a new boomerang, how can I throw the old one out?