Knife Quotes


“You can turn your back on a person, but never turn your back on a drug, especially when its waving a razor sharp hunting knife in your eye."

Hunter S. Thompson

"The rule in carving holds good as to criticism; never cut with a knife what you can cut with a spoon."

Charles Buxton

"A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife."


"Talent is a dull knife that will cut nothing unless it is wielded with great force."

STEPHEN KING, Danse Macabre

"I eat my peas with honey; I've done it all my life. They do taste kinda funny, but it keeps 'em on the knife."

(Frederic) Ogden Nash: Attributed.

"His fine wit Makes such a wound, the knife is lost in it."

Percy Bysshe Shelley: 1820 OfThomas Love Peacock.'Letter to Maria Gisborne', l.240-1."

“I tell ya, I grew up in a tough neighborhood. The other night a guy pulled a knife on me. I could see it wasn't a real professional job. There was butter on it."

Rodney Dangerfield: p. 16 (It's Not Easy Bein' Me: A Lifetime of No Respect But Plenty of Sex and Drugs (2004))

"A dull knife can give the deepest cut."

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