Get Away Sayings and Quotes

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


Now to escape involves not just running away, but arriving somewhere.     

Bernhard Schlink

Escape is a commodity like anything else.     

Iain Banks

What you cannot escape, you must fight; what you cannot fight, you must endure.     

Lilith Saintcrow

He left because the world is not made to accommodate people like him.     

Michael Finkel

Once you get away from wanting to get paid, you can actually say some true things     

Roseanne Barr

Get away from the crowd when you can. Keep yourself to yourself, if only for a few hours daily.     

Arthur Brisbane

To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill.     

Aristotle

If you should escape the censure of others, hope not to escape your own.     

Henry Home

No one gets away with evil. Judgment always comes, only the timing is uncertain.     

Pat Robertson

Let's get away from all the clever humans who put words in our mouth let's only say what our hearts desire.     

Rumi

The secret to getting away with lying, is believing with all your heart. That goes for lying to yourself even more so than lying to another.     

Elizabeth Bear

To get away from one's working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one's self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change.     

Charles Horton Cooley

You don't need to know what you're escaping from to become a fugitive.     

Bella Pollen

You can't escape what you are, but you also should know what you could be. Why you're fighting.     

Pittacus Lore

You can't get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.     

Ernest Hemingway

Reality is what you can get away with.     

Robert Anton Wilson

You can never really get away you can only take yourself somewhere else.     

Charles M. Schwab

You can get away with saying much more with humor than you can with a straight face.     

Sherry Argov

To escape from the world means that one's mind is not concerned with the opinions of the world.     

Dogen

To escape death, she'd become death.     

Sarah J. Maas

Good posture and an attitude let you get away with anything.     

Lorna Landvik

Sometimes you need to get away for a few weeks just to figure out who you are again.     

Judd Apatow

Escape is not a dirty word. None of us can face what's happening head-on all of the time.     

Sheldon B. Kopp

They're on our right, they're on our left, they're in front of us, they're behind us; they can't get away from us this time.     

Chesty Puller

Best way to get away from negative feelings and emotions is to involve ourselves without getting involved. It comes by practice and is beneficial for our health; be it physical, mental, emotional or spiritual.     

Mahesh Babu

You have to escape from management land and get in touch with your people.     

David Cottrell

Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.     

Alfred A. Montapert

No one can escape life's pain. That's life.     

Pierce Brosnan

Your fears never go away. You just get more comfortable ignoring them.     

Jason Ritter

To get away well is so very much! And to get away well is often so very difficult!     

Anthony Trollope

We must escape our illusions of correctness to understand the actions and beliefs of others.     

Bernard Williams

You can get away with stuff in a one-page story that you can't get away with in a book.     

Joel Stein

Once you get away from where you're from, you look at it in a different way.     

Deana Carter

Escape from boredom is one of the really powerful desires of almost all human beings.     

Bertrand Russell

You cannot escape necessities, but you can overcome them.     

Seneca The Younger

You can't escape moral judgment through a legal loop hole.     

Michael Josephson

If you get far enough away you'll be on your way back home.     

Tom Waits

A man trying to escape never thinks himself sufficiently concealed.     

Victor Hugo

Anybody who gets away with something will come back to get away with a little bit more.     

Harold C. Schonberg

We all try to escape pain and death, while we seek what is pleasant.     

Albert Einstein

Powerful people get away with things. That's one way to demonstrate their difference from the rest of us.     

Elizabeth Janeway

No matter how far you travel, you can never get away from yourself.     

Haruki Murakami

Just because you escape one trap, doesn't mean you will escape the next.     

Leigh Bardugo

We're all running away. Some of us just don't get very far.     

John Dunning

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.     

Abraham Lincoln

You're trying to escape from your difficulties, and there never is any escape from difficulties, never. They have to be faced and fought.     

Enid Blyton

You can get away with anything as long as it works.     

Darryl Pinckney

The further you get away from yourself, the more challenging it is. Not to be in your comfort zone is great fun.     

Benedict Cumberbatch

Life will let you get away with something for a while, but sooner or later, you will pay the price. Everything you do in life causes the effects that you experience. When you get the bill, be prepared to pay.     

Iyanla Vanzant

Tell everyone that your mistakes are art. You can get away with a lot that way.     

Robert Rodriguez