Deadly Sayings and Quotes

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


Comfort zones are deadly zones because you lose your true potential of what you can be, you start going with the status quo.     

Greg Plitt

Selfishness and self-absorption are deadly charm-exterminators.     

Loretta Young

The most deadly picture is a picture of nothing at all. The colors are there, but there is no image, nothing.     

William S. Burroughs

There is nothing more harrowing than a deadly hush with the feel of a great noise around it.     

Jessie Douglas Kerruish

It is as deadly for a mind to have a system as to have none. Therefore it will have to decide to combine both.     

Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

In the natural world, beautiful usually means deadly. Beautiful with a casual demeanor always means deadly.     

Edward'O

Deadly emotions, buried alive, never die.     

Joyce Meyer

Things omitted are often more deadly than errors committed.     

Leo Buscaglia

Of all forms of deception self-deception is the most deadly, and of all deceived persons the self-deceived are the least likely to discover the fraud.     

Aiden Wilson Tozer

Misinterpretation is the most deadly of human sins.     

Lester Del Rey

Ignorance and power and pride are a deadly mixture, you know.     

Robert Fulghum

Sufficient to say, greed is a deadly deed. You shall not covet your neighbor's goods.     

Saint Patrick

True Love denied or rejected is as deadly as a nuclear missile to the soul.     

Izuakor Ikechukwu

Our silence is deafening and deadly.     

James Brown

Words could be just as deadly as steel.     

Sarah J. Maas

Without education we are in a horrible and deadly danger of taking educated people seriously.     

Gilbert K. Chesterton

The most deadly fruit is borne by the hatred which one grafts on an extinguished friendship.     

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Despair is deadly sin, but worse, it is mortal folly.     

Ellis Peters

Fear is an insidious and deadly thing. It can warp judgment, freeze reflexes, breed mistakes. Worse, it's contagious.     

James Stewart

Arrogance can be deadly.     

Becca Fitzpatrick

Procrastination is a deadly weapon of human progress.     

Marvin J. Ashton

Pride is more than the first of the seven deadly sins; it is itself the essence of all sin.     

John Stott

Believing that you are unworthy of love and belonging or that who you are authentically is a sin or is wrong, is deadly.     

Laverne Cox

Most deadly errors arise from obsolete assumptions.     

Frank Herbert

Deadly poisons are concealed under sweet honey.     

Ovid

Complacency is the deadly enemy of spiritual progress. The contented soul is the stagnant soul.     

Aiden Wilson Tozer

Few things are so deadly as a misguided sense of compassion.     

Charles Colson

Some people's affability is more deadly than the violence of coarser souls.     

Arthur Conan Doyle

Our possessions can be deadly. They can be subtly deadly.     

David Platt

The most deadly combination known to man is low IQ and high testosterone.     

Jarod Kintz

The venom clamours of a jealous woman poison more deadly than a mad dog's tooth.     

William Shakespeare

Incessant smiling is one of the deadly tools used by someone whose intent is to make others cry.     

Michael Bassey Johnson

Complacency is easy...and it is a deadly foe of spiritual growth.     

Aiden Wilson Tozer

The most deadly poison of our time is indifference.     

St. Maximilian Kolbe