Anxiety is love's greatest killer. It makes others feel as you might when a drowning man holds on to you. You want to save him, but you know he will strangle you with his panic.
— Anais Nin

In the spider-web of facts, many a truth is strangled.
Paul Eldridge strangles quote

Poverty is a noose that strangles humility and breeds disrespect for God and man.
— American Indian Proverbs

Wearing a turtleneck is like being strangled by a really weak guy, all day. Wearing a backpack and a turtleneck is like a weak midget trying to bring you down.
— Mitch Hedberg

His hands would plait the priests guts, if he had no rope, to strangle kings.
— strangles quotation by Denis Diderot