One hearty laugh together will bring enemies into a closer communion of heart than hours spent on both sides in inward wrestling with the mental demon of uncharitable feeling.
I never thought of it as God. I didn't know what to call it. I don't believe in devils, but demons I do because everyone at one time or another has some kind of a demon, even if you call it by another name, that drives them.
An artist is a creature driven by demons. He don't know why they choose him and he's usually too busy to wonder why.
I knuckle down with my demons, and with my weaknesses.
The creative urge is the demon that will not accept anything second rate.
On the other hand, what I like my music to do to me is awaken the ghosts inside of me. Not the demons, you understand, but the ghosts.
You know, we all have our inner demons. I, for one - I can't speak for you, but I'm on the verge of moral collapse at any time. It can happen by the end of the show.
You struggle with your demons and you conquer them.
It's important to face down your demons.
But when alcohol comes in, start running. Because there's a demon there, and it goes back to her childhood.
If you have this enormous talent, it's got you by the balls, it's a demon. You can't be a family man and a husband and a caring person and be that animal. Dickens wasn't that nice a guy.
I know the type of demons they have to fight and I am going to help them, because it's the only way I can keep them from getting to my family. I have to clean up my friends because they are around my boys. It's upsetting.
Whenever a thing is done for the first time, it releases a little demon.
Evil is the shadow of angel. Just as there are angels of light, support, guidance, healing and defense, so we have experiences of shadow angels. And we have names for them: racism, sexism, homophobia are all demons - but they're not out there.
I'm always annoyed about why black people have to bear the brunt of everybody else's contempt. If we are not totally understanding and smiling, suddenly we're demons.
The more I work with the body, keeping my assumptions in a temporary state of reservation, the more I appreciate and sympathize with a given disease. The body no longer appears as a sick or irrational demon, but as a process with its own inner logic and wisdom.
Do you know that every unbeliever is filled with a demon spirit?
It's kind of chased away a few demons for me and, um, it's educated me a little bit more.
Man's enemies are not demons, but human beings like himself.
When you are dining with a demon, you got to have a long spoon.