If you can't go through it, find a way around it. Don't spend all your time banging your head.
— Lenny Wilkens

This is the way the world ends, not with a bang, but a whimper.
T. S. Eliot banging quote

Some parents say it is toy guns that make boys warlike. But give a boy a rubber duck and he will seize its neck like the butt of a pistol and shout "Bang!"
— George Will

When I had no work and all this time on my hands, I couldn't get a date. Now that I have women banging on my door, I have no time to answer it.
— Scott Wolf

It's human nature to start taking things for granted again when danger isn't banging loudly on the door.
— banging quotation by David Hackworth