Disaster Quotes

The minute you think you've got it made, disaster is just around the corner.

Joe Paterno

Know your enemy and know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles without disaster.

Sun Tzu

Pride and excess bring disaster for man.

Xun Zi

Only disaster can follow divided counsels and opposing wills.

Thomas John Barnardo

A delay is not a good thing, but it's not a disaster.

Laith Kubba

There is simply no room left for 'freedom from the tyranny of government' since city dwellers depend on it for food, power, water, transportation, protection, and welfare. Your right to live where you want, with companions of your choosing, under laws to which you agree, died in the eighteenth century with Captain Mission. Only a miracle or a disaster could restore it.

William Seward Burroughs

The director is simply the audience. So the terrible burden of the director is to take the place of that yawning vacuum, to be the audience and to select from what happens during the day which movement shall be a disaster and which a gala night. His job is to preside over accidents.

Orson Welles

The play was a great success but the audience was a disaster

Oscar Wilde

And here we encounter the seeds of government disaster and collapse -- the kind that wrecked ancient Rome and every other civilization that allowed a socio political monster called the welfare state to exist

Barry Goldwater

Every Victim requires a Persecutor. But the Persecutor isnt always necessarily a person. The Persecutor could also be a condition or a circumstance. A persecuting condition might be a disease or a heart attack, or an injury. A persecuting circumstance could be a natural disaster, like a hurricane or an earthquake or a house burning down.

David Emerald

Some areas that spring to mind are agriculture, democracy building, disaster relief, education, and science and technology.

Richard Boucher

If a poem is each time new, then it is necessarily an act of discovery, a chance taken, a chance that may lead to fulfillment or disaster.

A. R. Ammons

We pray that every field of science may contribute in bringing happiness - not disaster - to human beings.

Kenichi Fukui

If a sufficient number of management layers are superimposed on top of each other, it can be assured that disaster is not left to chance.

Norman Ralph Augustine

I am above the weakness of seeking to establish a sequence of cause and effect, between the disaster and the atrocity.

Edgar Allan Poe

If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster/ And treat those two impostors just the same.

Rudyard Kipling

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John D Rockefeller

America has the greatest reputation in the world for helping others whenever and wherever disaster strikes. Now, more than ever,it's important for us to contribute to those who are in need. Your assistance is really beneficial and will be greatly welcomed and appreciated

Bob Knight

Disaster preparedness, whether it's in anticipation of potential weather-related incidents or terrorist incidents requires a skill set that in my mind someone has to be trained for,.

Bennie Thompson

We virtually never feel our age, but thinking that we should can lead to disaster.

Martha Beck

Failure is simply the non-presence of success. But a fiasco is a disaster of mythic proportions.

Orlando Bloom

An orchestra full of stars can be a disaster.

Kurt Masur

Knowledge is going to make you stronger. Knowledge is going to let you control your life. Knowledge is going to give you the wisdom to teach their children. Knowledge is the thing that makes you smile in the face of disaster.

Avery Brooks

Only after disaster can we be ressurected.

Chuck Palahniuk
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