Intimidation Quotes

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1. “There is a stubbornness about me that never can bear to be frightened at the will of others. My courage always rises at every attempt to intimidate me.”

Tags : Courage Dignity Elizabeth Bennet Empowerment Fear Independence Intimidation Self Determination Strength Stubbornness Women
Author : Jane Austen
Source : Pride and Prejudice

2. “When the Washington Post telephoned me at home on Valentine's Day 1989 to ask my opinion about the Ayatollah Khomeini's fatwah, I felt at once that here was something that completely committed me. It was, if I can phrase it like this, a matter of everything I hated versus everything I loved. In the hate column: dictatorship, religion, stupidity, demagogy, censorship, bullying, and intimidation. In the love column: literature, irony, humor, the individual, and the defense of free expression. Plus, of course, friendship—though I like to think that my reaction would have been the same if I hadn't known Salman at all. To re-state the premise of the argument again: the theocratic head of a foreign despotism offers money in his own name in order to suborn the murder of a civilian citizen of another country, for the offense of writing a work of fiction. No more root-and-branch challenge to the values of the Enlightenment (on the bicentennial of the fall of the Bastille) or to the First Amendment to the Constitution, could be imagined. President George H.W. Bush, when asked to comment, could only say grudgingly that, as far as he could see, no American interests were involved…”

Tags : Bullying Censorship Demagogy Enlightenment Fascism Fatwa Free Speech Friendship Hate Individualism Intimidation Iran Irony Khomeini Love Principles Rushdie Stupidity United States United States Constitution Washington Post
Source : Hitch-22: A Memoir

3. “The stupidity of gossips is that they become frightened when they see your face, and a little word from your mouth makes them vibrate like an electrocuted criminal.”

Tags : Arch Enemy Aura Backbiting Bad Eggs Bogus Calumny Chemical Crazy People Criminal Devil Electrocution Enemies Fear Foolishness Gaze Gossip Gossipers Halo Hate Haters Influence Intimidation Madness Negative Negative People Pessimism Simpleton Slanderers Threat Threaten Toxic People Venom Vibration

4. “People reject what they do not understand because it makes them feel small. They would rather believe in some other reality, even if it is only an illusion, so long as it makes them feel bigger.”

Tags : Believe Delusion Denying Ego Fabrications Fake Fiction Heart Human Illusion Image Images Inferior Materialism News Perception Pop Culture Press Real Resentment Small Small Minds Social Society Thinking Superficial Superficiality Superior
Author : Suzy Kassem
Source : Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

5. “Is human dignity and human life so cheap that the rights protecting it can be traded away to appease the appetite for intimidation and prejudice of a vicious and self-centered group - for whatever reason, power, politics, nationalism, or unity?”

Tags : Appease Appetite Cheap Group Human Dignity Human Life Intimidation Nationalism Politics Power Prejudice Protecting Reason Rights Self Centred Traded Away Unity Vicious
Source : Bugspray

6. “It is not possible to be seduced by the lure of ego-gratification or intimidated by the tyranny of imposters when we know that we are as the angels. We are loved beyond comprehension. So, we must claim our rightful inheritance and live with the confidence of protection.”

Tags : Angel Sanctuary Angels Confidence Divine Donna Goddard Ego God Gods Love Intimidation Life Quotes Love Love Quotes Protection Seduction Spiritual Books Spiritual Growth Spiritual Love Spiritual Quotes Spiritual Wisdom Spirituality The Love Of Devotion Wisdom
Author : Donna Goddard
Source : The Love of Devotion

7. “Treating Abuse Today 3(4) pp. 26-33TAT: No. I don't know anymore than you know they're not. But, I'm talking about boundaries and privacy here. As a therapist working with survivors, I have been harassed by people who claim to be affiliated with the false memory movement. Parents and other family members have called or written me insisting on talking with me about my patients' cases, despite my clearly indicating I can't because of professional confidentiality. I have had other parents and family members investigate me -- look into my professional background -- hoping to find something to discredit me to the patients I was seeing at the time because they disputed their memories. This isn't the kind of sober, scientific discourse you all claim you want.”

Tags : Abuse Abuse Deniers Ad Hominem Anti Science Boundaries Confidentiality False Memories False Memory False Memory Syndrome False Memory Syndrome Foundation Fmsf Harassment Interview Intimidation Intrusive Pedophilia Privacy Problems Pseudo Science Pseudoscience Pseudoscientific Psychological Abuse Psychotherapist Repressed Memory Survivors Of Abuse

8. “From 1992 to 1997, TAT [Treating Abuse Today] under my editorship published several articles by a number of respected professionals who seriously questioned the false memory syndrome (FMS) hypothesis and the methodology, ethics, and assertions of those who were rapidly pushing the concept into the public consciousness. During that time, not one person from the FMS movement contacted me to refute the specific points made in the articles or to present any research that would prove even a single case of this allegedly “epidemic” syndrome.Instead of a reasoned response to the published articles, for nearly three years proponents of the so-called FMS hypothesis–including members, officials, and supporters of the False Memory Syndrome Foundation, Inc. (FMSF)–have waged a campaign of harassment, defamation, and psychological terrorism against me, my clients, staff, family, and other innocent people connected with me. These clearly are intended to (a) intimidate me and anyone associated with me; (b) terrorize and deter access to my psychotherapy clients; (c) encumber my resources; and (d) destroy my reputation publicly, in the business community, among my professional colleagues, and within national and international professional organizations.Before describing this highly orchestrated campaign, let me emphasize that I have never treated any member of this group or their families, and do not have any relationships to any of my counseling clients. Neither have I consulted to their cases nor do I bear any relation to the disclosures of memories of sexual abuse in their families. I had no prior dealings with any of this group before they began showing up at my offices with offensive and defamatory signs early in 1995.Ethics and Behavior, 8(2) pp. 161-187”

Tags : Abuse Deniers Defamation False Memories False Memory False Memory Syndrome False Memory Syndrome Foundation False Memory Syndrome Myth Fmsf Harassment Intimidation Pedophile Protector Peodphile Protectors Psuedoscience Psychological Abuse Unethical

9. “Forcing your love on someone who doesn't love you is an emotional rape, because your victim's heart was not aroused, you jumped into it without foreplay.”

Tags : Abuse Agitation Arouse Bullying Coercion Destroyers Destruction Dictator Emotional Emotional Abuse Emotional Rape Enforcement Feeling Heart Horny Infatuation Intimidation Love Michael Bassey Johnson Oppression Pressure Rude Sensitive Sensitivity Sentiment Sentiments Simulation Unatural Victim Victimization
Source : The Infinity Sign

10. “The symptoms of abuse are there, and the woman usually sees them: the escalating frequency of put-downs. Early generosity turning more and more to selfishness. Verbal explosions when he is irritated or when he doesn’t get his way. Her grievances constantly turned around on her, so that everything is her own fault. His growing attitude that he knows what is good for her better than she does. And, in many relationships, a mounting sense of fear or intimidation. But the woman also sees that her partner is a human being who can be caring and affectionate at times, and she loves him. She wants to figure out why he gets so upset, so that she can help him break his pattern of ups and downs. She gets drawn into the complexities of his inner world, trying to uncover clues, moving pieces around in an attempt to solve an elaborate puzzle.”

Tags : Abuse Abused Women Abuser Abusive Men Abusive Partners Abusive Relationship Emotional Abuse Intimidation Mental Abuse Physical Abuse Verbal Abuse
Source : Why Does He Do That?: Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men

11. “We like to stress the commonness of heroes. Essences seem undemocratic. We feel oppressed by the call to greatness. We regard an interest in glory or perfection as a sign of mental unhealthiness, and have decided that high achievers, who are called overachievers, owe their surplus ambition to a defect in mothering (either too little or too much). We want to admire but think we have a right not to be intimidated. We dislike feeling inferior to an ideal. So away with ideals, with essences. The only ideals allowed are healthy ones -- those everyone may aspire to, or comfortably imagine oneself possessing.”

Tags : Achievement Ambition Democracy Egalitarianism Equality Essence Glory Greatness Heroes Ideals Inferiority Intimidation Jealousy Mediocrity Overachievers Perfection Pettiness Success
Author : Susan Sontag
Source : The Volcano Lover: A Romance

12. “Let no one ever intimidate you, you are standing on no one's ground. But again, some have claimed the earth as their own and usurped power from the rest of us. But they are usurpers; power belongs to every one of us. Seek it as much as possible. There is no shame in that. In fact it's a necessity. Either you have power or you are trampled to death in the stampede to get to the top”

Tags : Ambition Quotes Death Quotes Duty In Life Duty Privilege Duty Quotes Free Yourself From Negativity Freedom Fighter Improve Your Mind Improve Yourself Improvement Quotes Intimidation Liberation Quotes Lies Politics Macchiavelli Machiavellian Political Correctness Political Philosophy Politicians Power Survival Instinct Survive The Great Pearl Of Wisdom
Source : Pearls Of Eternity

13. “Creative people are often found either disagreeable or intimidating by mediocrities.”

Tags : Awkward Creative Creativity Disagreeable Envy Intimidating Intimidation Mediocre Mediocrity Misunderstood Odd Original Originality Outcast Peculiar Strange Unusual
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

14. “To destroy that which seeks to destroy me, God invites me to stand against it until it stands down and then falls down.”

Tags : Adversary Against Challenge Destroy Destruction Down God Intimidation Invitation Obstacle Stand Up
Source : Flecks of Gold on a Path of Stone: Simple Truths for Profound Living

15. “A god without wrath, without intimidation, without punishment, without hell? It would be a paper tiger, a teddy bear!”

Tags : God Quotes God S Attributes God S Character Hell Hell Fire Hell Quotes Holy Wrath Intimidation Intimidation Quotes Nature Of God Paper Tiger Punishment Punishment Quotes Teddy Bear What Is God Wrath
Source : Pearls Of Eternity

16. “To win one hundred victories in one hundred battles is not the acme of skill. To subdue the enemy without fighting is the acme of skill.”

Tags : Art Of War Intimidation Peace Psychology Strategy Victory War
Author : Sun Tzu
Source : The Art of War

17. “A man who is intimate with God is not intimidated by man.”

Tags : Courage Faith Fear Intimidation

18. “Ronan didn't need physics. He could intimidate even a piece of plywood into doing what he wanted.”

Tags : Intimidation Moon Physics Ramp Ronan Lynch
Source : The Raven Boys

19. “If you want to control someone, all you have to do is to make them feel afraid.”

Tags : Fear Intimidation
Author : Paulo Coelho

20. “It sends out a very clear message: "Mess with us and we'll do something worse than kill you. We'll kill your children.”

Tags : Intimidation Threat
Source : The Hunger Games

21. “If you've got them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow.”

Tags : Diplomacy Intimidation

22. “Look how we take your children and sacrifice them and there’s nothing you can do. If you lift a finger, we will destroy every last one of you. Just as we did in District Thirteen.”

Tags : Hunger Games Intimidation Katniss Everdeen Threat
Source : The Hunger Games

23. “I'm about as intimidating as a butterfly.”

Tags : Funny Humor Intimidation Random
Author : Dan Howell

24. “A nervous silence loosens tongues”

Tags : Intimidation Nervous Politics Sex Silence Tongues
Source : Kushiel's Chosen

25. “He poked his finger into my chest again. “Well, I have something to tell you: don’t let the sun set on you in this county, because…”I grabbed his wrist and yanked him forward, tripping him with my foot. He went down back first and I caught him by his throat, three feet above the ground, lifted him up a bit and bent down to his face. My eyes glowed with murderous red. My voice turned rough with an animal growl. “Listen well, because I won’t be repeating myself, you racist prick. If you make any trouble for me or my people, I’ll hunt you down like the pig you are and carve a second mouth across your gut. They’ll find you hanging by your own intestines. The next time you hear something laugh and howl in the night, hug your family, because you won’t see the sunrise.”I opened my fingers. He crashed on the ground, his face white as a sheet. He scrambled backward, rolled to his feet, and took off.The three shapeshifters stared at me, openmouthed.“That’s how you intimidate people. No witnesses and not a mark on him. Get your asses to the car.”

Tags : Intimidation
Author : Ilona Andrews
Source : Gunmetal Magic

26. “Whoever has experienced the power and the unrestrained ability to humiliate another human being automatically loses his own sensations. Tyranny is a habit, it has its own organic life, it develops finally into a disease. The habit can kill and coarsen the very best man or woman to the level of a beast. Blood and power intoxicate ... the return of the human dignity, repentance and regeneration becomes almost impossible.”

Tags : Intimidation Power
Source : The House of the Dead

27. “The one thing ... that is truly ugly is the climate of hate and intimidation, created by a noisy few, which makes the decent majority reluctant to air in public their views on anything controversial. ... Where all pretend to be thinking alike, it's likely that no one is thinking at all.”

Tags : Fox News Hate Intimidation Sheep Mentality
Author : Edward Abbey
Source : Postcards from Ed: Dispatches and Salvos from an American Iconoclast

28. “The ones who hate me the most are the ones who don't scare me.”

Tags : Hate Intimidation Society

29. “. . . in no instance has a system in regard to religion been ever established, but for the purpose, as well as with the effect of its being made an instrument of intimidation, corruption, and delusion, for the support of depredation and oppression in the hands of governments.”

Tags : Corruption Delusion Government Intimidation Oppression Purpose System Of Religion
Source : Constitutional Code; For the Use All Nations and All Governments Professing Liberal Opinions Volume 1

30. “The pain of the narcissist is that, to him, everything is really a threat. What doesn't surrender in reverence is blasphemous to a high opinion of oneself - the burden of self-importance. The narcissist reconstructs his own law of gravity which states that all things and all creatures must adhere to his personal satisfaction, but when they do not, the pain is far more intense than it is for one who is free from the clamors of 'I'.”

Tags : Burden Ego Fear Intimidation Narcissism Pain Paranoia Psychology Satisfaction Self Centeredness Threat
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

31. “It is very important to a lot of people to make unmistakably clear to themselves and to the universe that they love the universe but are not intimidated by it and will not be shaken by it, no matter what it has in store. Moreover, they demand something from themselves early in life that can be taken ever after as a demonstration of this abiding feeling.”

Tags : Intimidation Love Universe
Source : Young Men and Fire

32. “You don't need to be so fierce and bluffing..if you already know that I can't be intimidated.”

Tags : Bluffing Fear Intimidation
Author : Toba Beta
Source : My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

33. “In the night, I've shrunk and everyone else on the island has grown. They're all nine feet tall and men and I'm four feet and a child. Dove, too, is a toy or possibly a dog as I lead her through the throngs of people.”

Tags : Intimidation Nerves
Source : The Scorpio Races

34. “The strongest intimidation, by the way, is the invention of a hereafter with a hell everlasting.”

Tags : Afterlife Hell Intimidation
Source : Human, All Too Human

35. “How was it possible that he could handle Swiss bankers, West End impresarios, senior partners and seasoned solicitors, but was a quivering wreck in the presence of this man?”

Tags : Intimidation Reverence
Source : A Prisoner of Birth

36. “Fear is a lethal killer of dreams, the greatest cancer that has beset passion, and a ruthless thief of lives stolen and buried in the decay of lives squandered. Yet the greatest tragedy of all is that the fear that destroys us is rarely the monster it pretends to be, nor does it possess anything close to the power that we grant it. Therefore, it is only a killer, a cancer and a thief because we empower it to be so.”

Tags : Cancer Deceive Deceptive Destroy Empowered Fear Fearful Frightened Intimidate Intimidation Killer Power Thief

37. “I won't be stuck in traffic 'til I see how rugged my path isAnd right now I'm loving how fast my troubles are fastingNo they don't bother me oh realizing I'm psychopathicA wild beast, baby I'm gladly running afterYes a thing called peace outlasting any madnessThe devil fears me oh he's feelingLike a fragment of a fractionNo he won't come near me'Cause his hat trick's out of practice”

Tags : Clever Craziness Devil Emotions Fear Freedom Happiness Intimidation Joy Love Lyrics Madness Pain Peace Poem Poetry Psychopath Satan Songwriting Suffering Traffic Trickery Troubles Victory
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Venus in Arms

38. “There are people who feel they should be with you, but something is preventing them from coming close. Please can you just lower the frequency of your stern looking face and smile...and they will make you their habit.”

Tags : Approach Approachable Attraction Coming Close Countenance Desire Face Friendship Fusion Heart Hearts Humor Influence Intimacy Intimate Intimidate Intimidation Love Loving Heart Magnet Michael Bassey Johnson Passion Stern Ugly Face

39. “Telling the truth to yourself is Integrity; Telling the truth to others is Honesty; Telling the truth with no fear or intimidation is Bravity and being free from falsehood is Purity!”

Tags : Brave Bravity Clean Clean Heart Deceive Deception Fact Faithful False Falsehood Fear Food For Thought Free Holiness Honest Honesty Integrity Intimidate Israelmore Ayivor Lie Pure Pure Word Sincerity Tell The Truth Truthful Yours Faithfully

40. “To seek the praise of men as our motivation is to abandon truly great things, for more often than not truly great things elicit the ire of men far more than they garner their praises.”

Tags : Abandon Anger Challenge Comfort Elicit Familiarity Fear Great Things Greatness Intimidating Intimidation Ire Men Motivation Praise Praise Of Men Praises Response

41. “Blackmail threats are e-mails from madmen.”

Tags : Blackmail Bribery E Mail Extortion Intimidation Madmen Madness Outlaw Ransom Slanderer Threat
Source : Master of Maxims

42. “Are you threatening me, sir?” he said, so loudly that passersby actually turned to stare.“Yes, I am,” said Mad-Eye, who seemed rather pleased that Uncle Vernon had grasped this fact so quickly.“And do I look like the kind of man who can be intimidated?” barked Uncle Vernon.“Well...” said Moody, pushing back his bowler hat to reveal his sinisterly revolving magical eye. Uncle Vernon leapt backward in horror and collided painfully with a luggage trolley. “Yes, I’d have to say you do, Dursley.”

Tags : Intimidation Mad Eye Moody Uncle Vernon
Author : J.K. Rowling
Source : Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

43. “Although it would lead me to believe otherwise, fear has little interest in intimidating me. Rather, it much prefers to enslave me.”

Tags : Enslavement Fear Fearful Fearing Freedom Intimidate Intimidation Slave Slavery

44. “Don't tell me I'm "too tall" just because my height happens to threaten your rather fragile sense of masculinity. The fact that men cannot physically look down upon women who are taller than them is the very reason that many men find tall women so intimidating.”

Tags : Appearance Beauty Beauty Contructs Beauty Standards Body Body Shaming Body Shape Feminist Feminist Perspective Fragile Gender Intimidating Intimidation Manhood Masculine Masculinity Men Short Girls Short Women Size Stereotypes Tall Tall Girls Tall Women
Source : Embrace Your Sexual Self: A Practical Guide for Women

45. “Anybody that fears and detests witchcraft is not happy with science and technology.”

Tags : Alive Arts Devil Evil Footprint Heaven Illusion Immortal Immortality Living Forever Mysticism Necessary Evil Occultism Popular Popularity Science Space Spirit Realm Successor Uon Wicked Zodiac

46. “Conviction rates in the military are pathetic, with most offenders going free AND THERE IS NO RECOURSE FOR APPEAL! The military believes the Emperor has his clothes on, even when they are down around his ankles and he is coming in the woman's window with a knife! Military juries give low sentences or clear offender's altogether. Women can be heard to say “it's not just me” over and over. Men may get an Article 15, which is just a slap on the wrist, and doesn't even follow them in their career. This is hardly a deterrent. The perpetrator frequently stays in place to continue to intimidate their female victims, who are then treated like mental cases, who need to be discharged. Women find the tables turned, letters in their files, trumped up Women find the tables turned, letters in their files, trumped up charges; isolation and transfer are common, as are court ordered psychiatric referrals that label the women as lying or incompatible with military service because they are “Borderline Personality Disorders” or mentally unbalanced. I attended many of these women, after they were discharged, or were wives of abusers, from xxx Air Force Base, when I was a psychotherapist working in the private sector. That was always their diagnosis, yet retesting tended to show something different after stabilization, like PTSD.”

Tags : Abuse Of Authority Abuse Of Power Army Borderline Personality Disorder Emotional Instability Harrassment Injustice Intimidation Military Military History Military Psychiatry Military Rape Military Sexual Trauma Misdiagnosis Psychiatric Abuse Ptsd Rape Culture Sexism
Source : Conduct Unbecoming: Rape, Torture, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder from Military Commanders

47. “His office was a spider’s lair of silver thread and tempting promises, a page out of Power Architecture Magazine. The dean copied the design from President Lyndon Johnson’s old senate office. The room narrowed toward his desk, an architectural device that channeled all eyes toward the dean, and his chair was slightly elevated, forcing visitors to look up. The two visitors’ chairs were both lowered and oversized, making each guest feel like a child, swimming in too much chair. His architect had assured him it was a subliminal masterpiece.”

Tags : Benzehabe Dean Interview Intimidation Promises Silver Thread Spider S Lair Subliminal Unassimilated

48. “It is important to refuse to be intimidated. That refusal must not be based simply on a calculation of the odds of succeeding. At times, in my case, multiple lawsuits and an ethics charge seemed overwhelming, and the fact that I knew my work to be accurate and responsible was only partial solace. l was well aware that court, like the National Football League, is an arena in which, on any given Sunday, anybody can win.The refusal to be intimidated must come, in the end, not from a sureness of succeeding but from a knowledge of the cost of scurrying for shelter through fake retractions and disowned truths. It is a question, in the end of self-respect.Who among us could, in good faith, ever face a survivor of childhood abuse again were we to run for cover when pressed ourselves? Children are not permitted that choice, and the adults who choose to work with them and with the survivors they become cannot afford to make it. It would be a choice to become. Through betrayal and deceit, that to which we object.Our alternative, then, is not to hide. Not to refuse to treat adult survivors, not to refuse to go to court in their defense, not to apologize and retract statements we know are true, but to cultivate endurance and tenacity as carefully as we read the research.Confessions of a Whistle-Blower: Lessons Learned Author: Anna C. Salter. Ethics & Behavior, Volume 8, Issue 2 June 1998”

Tags : Betrayal Child Abuse Child Sexual Abuse Courage Court Deceit Ethics Fake Retractions Harrasment Injustice Intimidation Law Suits Legal Action Morals Refusal Silencing Strength Strength And Courage Strength Of Mind Strength Through Adversity Sued Tenacity Therapists

49. “Ocean is not supposed to be scared of the drops.”

Tags : Amit Kalantri Amit Kalantri Proverb Amit Kalantri Quotes Amit Kalantri Writer Believe Droplets Drops Inspiration Inspirational Inspirational Quotes Intimidated Intimidation Motivation Motivational Motivational Quotes Ocean Oceans Philosophy Powerful Scared Of Sea Self Respect Trusting Yourself Weak Wisdom
Author : Amit Kalantri

50. “You know the Holy Spirit lives in you when you can defend the Holy Bible without fear or intimidation. John 14:1.”

Tags : Defend Fear Heaven Holy Bible Holy Spirit Intimidation Jesus Christ John Know Lives
Author : Felix Wantang
Source : God's Blueprint of the Holy Bible

51. “The people who support and defend those accused of child sexual abuse indiscriminately, those who join organizations dedicated to defending people who are accused of child sexual abuse with no screening whatsoever to keep out those who are guilty as charged are likewise not necessarily people engaged in an objective search for the truth. Some of them can and do use deceit, trickery, misstated research, harassment, intimidation, and charges of laundering federal money to silence their opponents.Those of us who are the recipients of bogus lawsuits and frivolous ethics charges and phony phone calls and pickets outside our offices must know more than the research to survive such tactics. We must know something about endurance and about the importance of refusing to be intimidated.Confessions of a Whistle-Blower: Lessons Learned Author: Anna C. Salter. Ethics & Behavior, Volume 8, Issue 2 June 1998”

Tags : Bullying Child Abusers Child Sexual Abuse Deception Defense Witness Dirty Tricks Ethics False Accusations False Allegations False Memories False Memory Syndrome Foundation False Pretences Fmsf Harrasment Intimidation Lies Manipulation Misuse Of Authority Misuse Of Power Pedophile Protectors Pedophiles Research Silencing

52. “Leaders gather scattered people with the positive influence of intimacy while misleaders scatter gathered people with the negative influence of intimidation.”

Tags : Arrogance Arrogant Arrogant People Be Peaceful Food For Thought Frighten Gather Influential Intimacy Intimate Intimidate Intimidation Israelmore Ayivor Leader Leaders Leadership Negativity Peace Peaceful People Personal Development Positive Positivism Scatter
Source : Leaders' Ladder

53. “A man of your valor deserves not another breath.”

Tags : Bard Blood Death Intimidate Intimidating Intimidation Justice Last Words Revenge Vengeance Violence
Author : Craig R. Key
Source : A Sight Unseen

54. “Positive thinkers never allow fears to intimidate them because they have seen themselves succeeded already.”

Tags : Allow Fears Food For Thought Intimidate Intimidation Israelmore Ayivor Positive Positive Thinkers Positive Thinking Success Successful Successful People Think Thinkers Thinking Thoughts
Source : Dream Big!: See Your Bigger Picture!

55. “The basis of intimidation as I practiced it was mystery. I wanted the hitter to know nothing about me.”

Tags : Charisma Intimidation Leadership
Author : Bob Gibson

56. “Protesting is never a disturbance of the peace. Corruption, injustice, war and intimidation are disturbances of the peace.”

Tags : Corruption Disturbance Injustice Intimidation Peace Protesting War
Author : Bryant McGill
Source : Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

57. “Don't tell me I'm "too tall" just because my height happens to threaten your rather fragile sense of masculinity. The fact that men cannot look down upon women who are taller than them is the very reason that many men find tall women so intimidating.”

Tags : Body Shape Femininity Feminist Height Intimidating Intimidation Male Masculinity Sexism Tall Tall Girls Tall Women Taller Women
Source : Embrace Your Sexual Self: A Practical Guide for Women

58. “The trouble with scary people is everyone's too scared to tell them how scary they are”

Tags : Bullies Bullying Intimidation Relating With Others Relationships

59. “You can do a lot with diplomacy, but with diplomacy backed up by force you can get a lot more done.”

Tags : Diplomacy Intimidation Politics United Nations Violence War
Author : Kofi Annan

60. “Straightforwardness intimidates people. They prefer the veneer, despite what they claim.”

Tags : Candor Honesty Intimidation Straightforward Straightforwardness

61. “Azevedo Bandeira is an expert in the art of progressive intimidation, in the satanic maneuver of gradually humiliating his interlocutor by combining verities and gibes.”

Tags : Humiliation Intimidation
Source : The Dead Man

62. “The trick with a truly successful intimidation is not to rely on volume or obscenity, but to cultivate that quiet certainty which informs any listener that your people will do the shouting for you, should the moment come.”

Tags : Intimidation Shouting
Author : Claire North
Source : The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August

63. “During World War I, Germany had only 25 of its vaunted submarines sailing at any one time.”

Tags : Anxiety Fear Intimidation Propaganda Reputation
Author : Erik Larson
Source : Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania

64. “Finally, we were notorious enough to give our enemies pause.”

Tags : Gravitas Intimidation Statecraft
Source : The Secret Chord

65. “Again, your name? I was psychoanalyzing your face.”

Tags : Intimidation Psychoanalysis
Source : If the mind fits, shrink it.

66. “I will gladly deal with the inconveniences that may attend living my life as I see fit, rather than be the kind of man who would forsake his own desires in order to seek or preserve the acceptance of lesser men.~ Dave Champion”

Tags : Bravery Capitulation Desire Intimidation Lesser Men Liberty
Author : Dave Champion

67. “Picture the person who intimidates you most. Now picture them crouched like a dog, pooping on the sidewalk, looking up at you, all vulnerable. We all poop. Maybe not on the sidewalk, but nobody is better than you and don't let them think they are for a minute.”

Tags : Confidence Intimidation
Author : Caprice Crane
Source : Confessions of a Hater

68. “Part of her exulted that he’d asked her, out of everyone in the coach, this question; he must think her intelligent. The rest of her, though, wanted to slap herself for disproving his thought. Here was her opportunity to have her fantasy of a deep philosophical conversation come true with Garth, and all she could say was well, not really. Idiot!”

Tags : Confidence Infatuation Intelligence Intimidation
Author : Colleen Chen
Source : Dysmorphic Kingdom: a fairy tale

69. “The one thing I learned in my youth as a grave robber was that everyone looks the same when they're dead. We're all equal then. So when I meet a chap, sitting on his high horse, I imagine him dead. He's not quite so intimidating then.”

Tags : Intimidation

70. “What may intimidate a man is a woman who thinks with her mind before she feels with her heart. Nevertheless what determines the strength in the man is his ability to accept one when he sees one.”

Tags : Equality Fear Intelligence Intimidation Men Relationships Strength Women
Author : Criss Jami
Source : Killosophy

71. “One shouldn't allow oneself to be intimidated by something that can be picked up and tucked under one's arm.”

Tags : Fear Intimidation
Source : Bride of the Rat God

72. “This, said Squealer, was something called tactics. He repeated a number of times, "Tactics, comrades, tactics!" skipping round and whisking his tail with a merry laugh. The animals were not certain what the word meant, but Squealer spoke so persuasively, and the three dogs who happened to be with him growled so threateningly, that they accepted his explanation without further questions.”

Tags : Intimidation
Author : George Orwell
Source : Animal Farm

73. “I went at one stage to turn on the radio, but he glaredat me so ferociously that I hurriedly lean't back in my seat and looked out the window instead.- heller 1”

Tags : Awkward Moments Intimidation Romance
Author : j d nixon

74. “I wonder if you realize: When you browbeat people who disagree with you into silence - because they don't want to be called hater, bigot, Hitler, whatever - their silence will create for you the illusion that you're winning. But it's just an illusion - an illusion you find so intoxicating that you're completely unprepared when the moment of truth comes . . . and you lose.”

Tags : Bullying Intimidation Slander
Author : Dan Calabrese