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Offensive Quotes

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Basketball is like war in that offensive weapons are developed first,
and it always takes a while for the defense to catch up.
- Red Auerbach

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I don't find offensive that I'm being labelled a babe by blokes.
I'm absolutely flattered.
- Kirsty Gallacher

Nothing becomes so offensive so quickly as grief.
When fresh it finds someone to console it,
but when it becomes chronic, it is ridiculed,
and rightly.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

It was a horrible, terrible, atrocious,
offensive football game.
- Barry Switzer

 

I am extremely proud of my service with the government
and my efforts to help safeguard public health and
protect our country against the scourge of offensive biological warfare.
- Steven Hatfill

An idol of the mind is as offensive to God as an idol of the hand.
- Aiden Wilson Tozer

I pick my favourite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armour,
offensive or defensive, amid the struggle of this turbulent existence.
- Robert Burns

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I don't see on television the kind of blood and guts
and body parts blown apart that maybe you're referring to,
but it certainly is in that BATMAN feature and I found it very offensive.
- Burt Ward

There is something about seeing real people on a stage
that makes a bad play more intimately,
more personally offensive than any other art form.
- Anatole Broyard

I never find sincerity offensive...
so, be sincere.
- Christopher Meloni

If you wish to be brothers, let the arms fall from your hands.
One cannot love while holding offensive arms.
- Gerald Brenan

Even if you didn't see the movie, you'd see two words
you'd never seen put together before -
comedy and Muslim.
Comedy is friendly - it's the least offensive word in our language.
- Albert Brooks

Murder is an offensive act.
The term cannot be applied legitimately to any defensive act.
- Benjamin Tucker

I don't want to hurt anybody or be offensive.
But I don't want to not be me.
- Melanie Chisholm

Nevertheless, I tend to get offensive easily.
- Robert Loggia

Our essential differences from the norm are both huge
and deeply offensive to those among us who wish to
be quietly integrated into society without particular reference to our nature.
- Malcolm Boyd

Certain things were deemed to be offensive.
It was usually bad language.
- Timothy West

That's what we really mean by being feared on the football field.
And not actually the player that fears him,
it's the offensive coordinator that fears him or the running backs coach.
- Jamal Lewis

We need to begin an all-out diplomatic offensive on
Darfur in order to prepare the way for a peacekeeping
force that can ensure protection for the people of Darfur.
- Kendrick Meek

I've made this statement many times:
If I would have to do it over again,
I would have made known the forthcoming Tet Offensive.
- William Westmoreland

Life is an offensive, directed against the repetitious
mechanism of the Universe.
- Alfred North Whitehead

There has not yet been a major ground offensive battle...
There are, we know, negotiations going on between the
opposition forces and the Taliban leadership for surrender.
- Peter Pace

You have to give this much to the Luftwaffe:
when it knocked down our buildings it did not replace
them with anything more offensive than rubble.
We did that.
- Prince Charles

We can love an honest rogue, but what is more offensive than a false saint?
- Jessamyn West

Whenever we don't turn the ball over,
we're pretty productive.
When you're turning the ball over, you're cutting down
on offensive opportunities.
- Eric Snow

The driving force behind the liberal counter-offensive
in Europe has been a reaction against irresponsibility.
- Jacques Delors

Hats divide generally into three classes:
offensive hats,
defensive hats, and shrapnel.
- Katharine Whitehorn

That's not to say that I don't find anything offensive.
- Sarah Silverman

The NFL offensive blocking is played differently;
they use their hands instead of their head and shoulders.
- Jim Otto

We played a gig and we had a song that was offensive
to people of the Jewish persuasion,
and we led off with it, and they were offended by it,
and that was that.
- Santiago Durango

I have to admit that when I watch a movie in which
there is no moral context for the violence -
I find that offensive.
I think that's potentially damaging to society.
- Dean Koontz

Apparently, the image of our president is as offensive to MTV as it is to me.
- Trent Reznor

I am continually fascinated at the difficulty intelligent
people have in distinguishing what is controversial
from what is merely offensive.
- Nora Ephron

I like music that's more offensive.
I like it to sound like nails on a blackboard,
get me wild.
- Iggy Pop

Good women always think it is their fault when someone else is being offensive.
Bad women never take the blame for anything.
- Anita Brookner

A sense of duty is useful in work but offensive in personal relations.
People wish to be liked, not to be endured with patient resignation.
- Bertrand Russell

I find it very offensive when the government tells
me what I can and cannot watch.
Censor yourself.
- Michael Badnarik

I don't talk much to offensive linemen in general.
- Jack Youngblood

Success consecrates the most offensive crimes.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The one effective method of defending one's own territory
from an offensive by air is to destroy the enemy's
air power with the greatest possible speed.
- Giulio Douhet

Gentleness corrects whatever is offensive in our manner.
- Hugh Blair

It's very certain that North Korea is developing nuclear
weapons for offensive purposes.
They don't need nuclear weapons to defend their own country.
- Kim Y. Sam

You know, I played football, I was offensive tackle in college.
- Ruben Studdard

The constitution vests the power of declaring war in Congress;
therefore no offensive expedition of importance can
be undertaken until after they shall have deliberated
upon the subject and authorized such a measure.
- George Washington

I hate the industry even more now, no bands get nurtured anymore.
Labels only spend money promoting acts they know will be Top Ten.
I find it offensive spending $2 million on a video.
- Siouxsie Sioux

The thing is, I don't believe in most of what's done.
The amount of financial and imaginative energy that's
put into mediocrity is just amazing which I find to
be fundamentally offensive as a human being.
- William Hurt

So we're considering doing a new Christmas album,
because there's been Christmas episodes since then,
and maybe finally do the version of "The Most Offensive
Song Ever" with lyrics intact.
- Trey Parker

We are so appreciative of the men and women in uniform who are protecting us,
whether in Afghanistan or Iraq or on ships around the world.
For our security, they are taking the offensive to the terrorists overseas.
- George Allen

Not to be offensive, not to be capricious,
not to be arbitrary, not to be neurotic,
not to be an actor outer, you're just trying to get
in and you're given so little time to get in gently,
but it's always hard.
- William Hurt

We ought to recognize that we have an offensive responsibility
to take the war to the terrorists where they are.
That responsibility has waned in the last year as military
and intelligence resources were withdrawn from Afghanistan
and Pakistan to be used in Iraq.
- Bob Graham

My mental approach is totally different.
My coach predicated everything on defense.
He always talked about defense, defense,
defense.
I took it to heart that if you play defense,
you can take the heart from an offensive player.
- Eric Williams

My submission to you is we're fighting the war on terror
not overseas but in our own streets,
and we'd be spending vast more fortunes to try to be
a defensive country to protect ourselves rather than
an offensive country to spread democracy wherever people yearn for it.
- Johnny Isakson

The Catholic Church - it's so difficult because I don't
want say anything offensive but it makes me very angry
that religious leaders from this faith have tried to
respond negatively to sexual education and to the promotion of condom use.
- Emma Thompson

Evil borders upon good, and vices are confounded with virtues;
as the report of good qualities is delightful to a well-disposed mind,
so the relation of the contrary should not be offensive.
- Giraldus Cambrensis

In conformity with these designs on the city of Washington,
and notwithstanding the disastrous results of the invasion of 1862,
it was determined by the Rebel government last summer
to resume the offensive in that direction.
- Edward Everett

If either player abandon the game by quitting the table in anger,
or in an otherwise offensive manner;
or by momentarily resigning the game;
or refuses to abide by the decision of the Umpire,
the game must be scored against him.
- Howard Staunton

This country was founded on a core set of family values.
These values should not be discouraged and blatantly
undermined by the airing of offensive material on broadcast television and radio.
- Kenny Marchant

An offensive war, I believe to be wrong and would therefore
have nothing to do with it,
having no right to meddle with another man's property,
his ox or his ass, his man servant or his maid servant or anything this is his.
- Daniel Morgan

In addition to a timeline, I have proposed that U.S.
troops be removed from front line combat positions
in Iraqi cities and towns,
turning over daily security patrols,
interactions with citizens,
and any offensive security actions to the Iraqis themselves.
- Peter DeFazio

Towards four o'clock, the rebels felt strong enough to take the offensive.
A brigade with a battery under Earle managed to strike
the Federal right on the flank and rear and throw it into utter confusion,
which spread rapidly along the whole front.
Now came the disastrous end.
- Henry Villard

If we would have had the 262 at our disposal -
even with all the delays -
if we could have had in '44,
ah, let's say three hundred operational,
that day we could have stopped the American daytime bombing offensive,
that's for sure.
- Adolf Galland

Armies are not only for offensives.
- Bashar al-Assad

No person who is well bred, kind and modest is ever offensively plain;
all real deformity means want for manners or of heart.
- John Ruskin

I think I've got an outstanding defensive assistant
staff that's really going to help us have consistent,
strong defenses.
And offensively, we have an excellent staff.
We've got some younger guys on offense,
but that's what I coach and have my entire coaching career.
- Steve Spurrier

When a man returned from the field and we'd look at the work,
we'd criticize each other very genuinely and never offensively.
And we would avoid all tricks, angle shots were just horrible to us.
- Ben Shahn

When you play against different people from all walks
of life you can't do the same thing against every player
defensively or offensively.
You have to change up the way you go at a player.
- Oscar Robertson

Offense comes not from the mouth, but from the ear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We should be too big to take offense
and too noble to give it.
- Abraham Lincoln

Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a
good defense cannot beat a better offense.'
In other words a good offense wins.
- Dan Quayle

I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights.
I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense.
So, together, let us grab the reins of history.
- Joe Manchin III

It is a poor sermon that gives no offense;
that neither makes the hearer displeased with himself nor with the preacher.
- George Whitefield


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