Whosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god.
— Aristotle

Run as hard as a wild beast if you will, but you won't get any reward greater than that destined for you.
Egyptian Proverbs beast quote

Take hope from the heart of man and you make him a beast of prey.
— Ouida

Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly genteel.
— Thomas Hardy

The public is a ferocious beast. One must either chain it up or flee from it.
— Voltaire