Quotes containing word "hell"

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Sell also: blaze, Hades, Inferno, Netherworld, perdition, pit, sin, underworld

Definitions and meanings of word "hell"

• Noun: any place of pain and turmoil; examples: "the hell of battle", "the inferno of the engine room", "when you're alone Christmas is the pits""

• Noun: a cause of difficulty and suffering; examples: "war is hell", "go to blazes"

• Noun: (Christianity) the abode of Satan and the forces of evil; where sinners suffer eternal punishment; examples: "Hurl'd headlong...To bottomless perdition, there to dwell"- John Milto", "a demon from the depths of the pit"

• Noun: (religion) the world of the dead; example: "he didn't want to go to hell when he died"

• Noun: violent and excited activity; example: "they began to fight like sin"

• Noun: noisy and unrestrained mischief; example: "raising blazes"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "hell"

Harry S. Truman
4 quotes about hell
American President
Thursday 8 May 1884 - Tuesday 26 December 1972
William Tecumseh Sherman
6 quotes about hell
American Soldier
Tuesday 8 February 1820 - Saturday 14 February 1891
Eric Berne
one quote about hell
American, Canadian, Psychologist, Author, Psychiatrist
Tuesday 10 May 1910 - Wednesday 15 July 1970
George Bernard Shaw
4 quotes about hell
Irish Dramatist
Saturday 26 July 1856 - Thursday 2 November 1950
Joseph Smith, Jr.
3 quotes about hell
American Clergyman
Monday 23 December 1805 - Thursday 27 June 1844
Billy Graham
2 quotes about hell
American Celebrity, Clergyman
Thursday 7 November 1918 - Wednesday 21 February 2018
Antonin Artaud
2 quotes about hell
French Dramatist
Friday 4 September 1896 - Thursday 4 March 1948
Muhammad Ali
3 quotes about hell
American Activist, Athlete
Saturday 17 January 1942 - Friday 3 June 2016
Aldous Huxley
3 quotes about hell
English Writer, Novelist
Thursday 26 July 1894 - Friday 22 November 1963
Mark Twain
3 quotes about hell
American Author
Monday 30 November 1835 - Thursday 21 April 1910
Robin Gibb
one quote about hell
English Writer, Musician, Songwriter
Thursday 22 December 1949 - Sunday 20 May 2012
Christopher Marlowe
one quote about hell
English Poet, Dramatist
Wednesday 26 February 1564 - Sunday 30 May 1593

A loser doesn't know what he'll do if he loses, but talks about what he'll do if he wins, and a winner doesn't talk about what he'll do if he wins, but knows what he'll do if he loses.

Eric Berne

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In this country, don't forget, a habit is no damn private hell. There's no solitary confinement outside of jail. A habit is hell for those you love. And in this country it's the worst kind of hell for those who love you.

Billie Holiday

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Yes, hell exists. It is not a fairy tale. One indeed burns there. This hell is not at the end of life. It is here. At the beginning. Hell is what the infant must experience before he gets to us.

Frederick Leboyer

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Hell hath no limits, nor is circumscribed In one self place, for where we are is hell, And where hell is there must we ever be.

Christopher Marlowe

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Nobody will ever take Maurice's place, and he'll go on with us and he'll go on our music. He'll go on with us as the Bee Gees, and Maurice will always be with us.

Robin Gibb

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What I heard was that Bush is now positioned to have victory after victory. He'll have Social Security reform passed, that he'll have tax reform passed, that he'll have conservative judges on the courts.

Pat Robertson

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The hell to be endured hereafter, of which theology tells, is no worse than the hell we make for ourselves in this world by habitually fashioned our characters in the wrong way.

William James

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I'm bad and I'm going to hell, and I don't care. I'd rather be in hell than anywhere where you are.

William Faulkner

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Of all the inhabitants of the inferno, none but Lucifer knows that hell is hell, and the secret function of purgatory is to make of heaven an effective reality.

Arnold Bennett

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Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.

Terry Pratchett

Words: build, man, fire, hell, warm, day, set, rest, life
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Politics is just like show business. You have a hell of an opening, coast for a while, and then have a hell of a close.

Ronald Reagan

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I'm not concerned about all hell breaking loose, but that a PART of hell will break loose... it'll be much harder to detect.

George Carlin

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When our thoughts - which bring actions - are filled with hate against anyone, Negro or white, we are in a living hell. That is as real as hell will ever be.

George Washington Carver

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I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.

Harry S. Truman

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I remember when I first came to Washington. For the first six months you wonder how the hell you ever got here. For the next six months you wonder how the hell the rest of them ever got here.

Harry S. Truman

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If you let a bully come in your front yard, he'll be on your porch the next day and the day after that he'll rape your wife in your own bed.

Lyndon B. Johnson

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I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.

Isaac Asimov

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One puts on black robes to scare the hell out of white people, while the other puts on white robes to scare the hell out of blacks.

Mo Udall

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Maybe there is no actual place called hell. Maybe hell is just having to listen to our grandparents breathe through their noses when they're eating sandwiches.

Jim Carrey

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From the moment I was six I felt sexy. And let me tell you it was hell, sheer hell, waiting to do something about it.

Bette Davis

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