„Every ban and censorship hurt. But banishment hurts the most. Banishment took away the ground from beneath my feet. What I need now most is a firm footing to stand up somewhere to fight for the freedom of expression. I was banished from both East and West Bengal.“
„The choice facing the nation is between two totally different ways of life. And what a prize we have to fight for: no less than the chance to banish from our land the dark, divisive clouds of Marxist socialism and bring together men and women from all walks of life who share a belief in freedom.“
— Margaret Thatcher British stateswoman and politician 1925 - 2013
Speech in Perth, Scotland (13 May 1983), quoted in New York Times (14 May 1983) "British Vote Campaign Gets Off to Angry Start"
„Some stances are just conducive to swinging. If I stand up straight for too long it's harder to swing. Plus my feet hurt.“
— Wynton Marsalis American jazz musician 1961
— Bob Dylan American singer-songwriter, musician, author, and artist 1941
„The human heart dares not stay away too long from that which hurt it most. There is a return journey to anguish that few of us are released from making.“
— Lillian Smith (author) American author, social critic 1897 - 1966
Killers of the Dream https://books.google.com/books/about/Killers_of_the_Dream.html?id=fvab8gnFH_kC&printsec=frontcover&source=kp_read_button#v=snippet&q=%22There%20is%20a%20return%20journey%20to%20anguish%20that%20few%20of%20us%20are%20released%20from%20making.%22&f=false, Chapter 1: "When I Was a Child", pp 25-26
— Jimmy Durante American jazz singer, pianist, comedian and actor 1893 - 1980
Context: I was hurt so deep that I made up my mind never to hurt anybody else, no matter what. I never made jokes about anybody's big ears, their stut- terin', or about them bein' off their nut. In reference to being teased at school as a child for his looks, as quoted in Schnozzola : The Story of Jimmy Durante (1951) by Gene Fowler
„We are obviously all hurt by inflation. Everybody is hurt by inflation. If you really wanted to examine who percentage-wise is hurt the most in their incomes, it is the Wall Street brokers. I mean their incomes have gone down the most.“
— Alan Greenspan 13th Chairman of the Federal Reserve in the United States 1926
At a conference on inflation, Washington, D.C. (September 19, 1974). In Report of the Health, Education, and Welfare, Income Security, Social Services Conference on Inflation (1974), pp. 804–5.
„I am tired; my heart is sick and sad. From where the Sun now stands, I will fight no more forever.“
— Chief Joseph Nez Percé Chieftain 1840 - 1904
Context: Tell General Howard I know his heart. What he told me before, I have it in my heart. I am tired of fighting. Our Chiefs are killed; Looking Glass is dead, Ta Hool Hool Shute is dead. The old men are all dead. It is the young men who say yes or no. He who led on the young men is dead. It is cold, and we have no blankets; the little children are freezing to death. My people, some of them, have run away to the hills, and have no blankets, no food. No one knows where they are — perhaps freezing to death. I want to have time to look for my children, and see how many of them I can find. Maybe I shall find them among the dead. Hear me, my Chiefs! I am tired; my heart is sick and sad. From where the Sun now stands, I will fight no more forever. Speech in surrendering to General Nelson Appleton Miles after long evading a pursuit nearly to the border of Canada. (October 5, 1877)
„If it hurt me to have to give up a painting I figured it had to hurt them to write the check. That's how I came up with the price for my work.“
— Keariene Muizz American artist 1977
Associated Press (2008); from an interview conducted by John Rogers.
„I came from a real tough neighborhood. Why, every time I shut the window I hurt somebody's fingers.“
— Rodney Dangerfield American actor and comedian 1921 - 2004