survival quotes

quotations, images & sayings


What are survival quotes?

Accurate and famous quotes by Jacque Fresco, David Mamet, Jane Wagner, Edward Everett Hale, that are about survival. You can read the best of all time or enjoy Top 10 survival images and Top 10 survival quotes. These survival quotes are handy to improve yourself and your knowledge.

Go to table of contents

survival picture quotes


Picture quote by Chinese Proverbs about teaching

Give a man a fish, he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish, he will eat for a life time. ⏤ Chinese Proverbs


Picture quote by Steve Maraboli about fear

Your fear is completely dependent on you for its survival. ⏤ Steve Maraboli


What are the best survival images? Selection of the finest quotes that are survival, embed as messages on beautiful images. Beautiful survival affirmations to read, bookmark and share with your friends and family.

This is our list with top survival picture quotes. There are awesome quotations about survival with images on Pinterest too.

Go to table of contents

About survival

What are survival quotations about? survival is essential part of life. You need to have knowledge and control over survival to be successful. Save any quote to your bookmarks for futher reference.

Are survival quotations good? Of course! There is no such thing as empty words. All survival sayings have inner meaning. It's your task to understand it for yourself. Browse a lot of survival books and reference books with quotes that are survival on Amazon.


Best survival quotes

What are the best survival quotes? Best quotes about survival of all times. Some of the top sayings that are survival are here to read and remember. Access the best survival quotations. Top survival sayings on images and beautiful affirmations. Enjoy most famous quotes that are survival and bookmark favorite ones.


Hunger, love, pain, fear are some of those inner forces which rule the individual's instinct for self preservation.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Extinction is the rule, survival is the exception.

Carl Sagan, astronomer

To survive it is often necessary to fight and to fight you have to dirty yourself.

George Orwell, author

We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.

Winston Churchill, politician

If you live among wolves you have to act like a wolf.

Nikita Khrushchev, politician

Humor can be one of our best survival tools.

Allen Klein, businessman

In this possibly terminal phase of human existence, democracy and freedom are more than just ideals to be valued - they may be essential to survival.

Noam Chomsky, activist

The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.

Aristotle, philosopher

A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.

Doug Larson, cartoonist

Independence is not a whim or an ambition. It is the necessary condition of our survival as an ethnic group.

Aslan Maskhadov, politician

Nature is indifferent to the survival of the human species, including Americans.

Adlai Stevenson, politician

Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no survival.

Winston Churchill, politician

The ability to delude yourself may be an important survival tool.

Jane Wagner, comedian

Baseball is a red-blooded sport for red-blooded men. It's no pink tea, and mollycoddles had better stay out. It's a struggle for supremacy, a survival of the fittest.

Ty Cobb, athlete

Earth is abundant with plentiful resources. Our practice of rationing resources through monetary control is no longer relevant and is counter-productive to our survival.

Jacque Fresco, inventor

Survival can be summed up in three words - never give up. That's the heart of it really. Just keep trying.

Bear Grylls, adventurer

'm really proud of it. To me, it's a movie about character behavior and the pecking order of the pack, as well as the central character's massive survival guilt.

Dwight Yoakam, musician

Learning is not compulsory... neither is survival.

W. Edwards Deming, scientist

Self-preservation, nature's first great law, all the creatures, except man, does awe.

Andrew Marvell, writer

The human race's prospects of survival were considerably better when we were defenceless against tigers than they are today when we have become defenceless against ourselves.

Arnold J. Toynbee, historian

Our pleasures were simple - they included survival.

Dwight D. Eisenhower, president

The more we get out of the world the less we leave, and in the long run we shall have to pay our debts at a time that may be very inconvenient for our own survival.

Norbert Wiener, mathematician

Every stress leaves an indelible scar, and the organism pays for its survival after a stressful situation by becoming a little older.

Hans Selye, scientist

In the name of Hypocrites, doctors have invented the most exquisite form of torture ever known to man: survival.

Edward Everett Hale, historian

It is precisely because neither individuals nor small groups can be fully self-sufficient that cooperation is necessary to human survival and flourishing.

Tom G. Palmer, educator

Look in the mirror, and don't be tempted to equate transient domination with either intrinsic superiority or prospects for extended survival.

Stephen Jay Gould, scientist

The unrestricted competition so commonly advocated does not leave us the survival of the fittest. The unscrupulous succeed best in accumulating wealth.

Rutherford B. Hayes, president

Survival is a privilege which entails obligations. I am forever asking myself what I can do for those who have not survived.

Simon Wiesenthal, activist

I have a hot memory, but I know I've forgotten many things, too, just squashed things in favor of survival.

Iggy Pop, musician

Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe, in order to assure the survival and the success of liberty.

John F. Kennedy, president

A declining institution often experiences survival of the unfittest.

John McCarthy, politician

If you don't hunt it down and kill it, it will hunt you down and kill you.

Flannery O'Connor, author

'A collected poems' is either a gravestone or a testimonial to survival.

Al Purdy, poet

We're all put to the test... but it never comes in the form or at the point we would prefer, does it?

David Mamet, dramatist

The recommended daily requirement for hugs is: four per day for survival, eight per day for maintenance, and twelve per day for growth.

Virginia Satir, psychologist

The more we exploit nature, The more our options are reduced, until we have only one: to fight for survival.

Morris K. Udall,

mankind is resilient: the atrocities that horrified us a week ago become acceptable tomorrow.

Joseph Heller, novelist

All I'm trying to do is not join my ancestral spirits just yet.

Joshua Nkomo,

The cell, over the billions of years of her life, has covered the earth many times with her substance, found ways to control herself and her environment, and insure her survival.

Albert Claude, scientist

A population weakened and exhausted by battling against so many obstacles -- whose needs are never satisfied and desires never fulfilled -- is vulnerable to manipulation and regimentation. The struggle for survival is, above all, an exercise that is hugely time-consuming, absorbing and debilitating. If you create these anti-conditions, your rule is guaranteed for a hundred years.

Ryszard Kapuscinski, journalist

The consciousness of being deemed dead, is next to the presumable unpleasantness of being so in reality. One feels like his own ghost unlawfully tenanting a defunct carcass.

Herman Melville, novelist

The notion that one will not survive a particular catastrophe is, in general terms, a comfort since it is equivalent to abolishing the catastrophe.

Iris Murdoch, author

I believe that all the survivors are mad. One time or another their madness will explode. You cannot absorb that much madness and not be influenced by it. That is why the children of survivors are so tragic. I see them in school. They don't know how

Elie Wiesel, novelist

Nobody is stronger, nobody is weaker than someone who came back. There is nothing you can do to such a person because whatever you could do is less than what has already been done to him. We have already paid the price.

Elie Wiesel, novelist

Liberals, it has been said, are generous with other peoples' money, except when it comes to questions of national survival when they prefer to be generous with other people's freedom and security.

William F. Buckley, Jr., journalist

When we were engaged in the problems of survival we had no time to have anything to do with culture.

Nursultan Nazarbayev, politician

The mother's battle for her child with sickness, with poverty, with war, with all the forces of exploitation and callousness that cheapen human life needs to become a common human battle, waged in love and in the passion for survival.

Adrienne Rich, poet

We need not renounce the use of conventional force. We will be ready to repel any clear and present danger that poses a genuine threat to our national security and survival.

Theodore C. Sorensen, lawyer

The pressure of survival in the big city will make you lose sight of your dream... Hang in there.

James De La Vega, artist

Everything that's going on within the peloton - there's about ten different races going on. There is also a survival element to it - I love the fact that it's so epic. You crash on a bike, the first thing you do is try and get back up on it. No whinging!

David Millar, athlete

I want a guy who is masculine, good with his hands and able to build stuff and who has survival skills. Facial hair is a big turn-on. Most of the kids I hang out with in New York are hipster arty types, but I like a stronger, more physically imposing man - like a lumberjack.

Chloe Sevigny, actress

My shows are about the complete woman who swallows it all. It's a question of survival.

Sonia Rykiel, designer

For a long time all I wanted for Christmas were books about outdoor survival. I was convinced that the woods were calling me. I camped a lot, I took classes. At 18, I told myself if I don't live in the woods by myself by the time I'm 25, I have failed.

Chris Evans, actor

For this generation, ours, life is nuclear survival, liberty is human rights, the pursuit of happiness is a planet whose resources are devoted to the physical and spiritual nourishment of its inhabitants.

Jimmy Carter, president

Nature abhors a hero. For one thing, he violates the law of conservation of energy. For another, how can it be the survival of the fittest when the fittest keeps putting himself in situations where he is most likely to be creamed?

Solomon Short,

Doesn't the fight for survival also justify swindle and theft? In self defence, anything goes.

Imelda Marcos, celebrity

As I have discovered by examining my past, I started out as a child. Coincidentally, so did my brother. My mother did not put all her eggs in one basket, so to speak: she gave me a younger brother named Russell, who taught me what was meant by "survival of the fittest."

Bill Cosby, comedian

During this period, Japan's peaceful commercial relations were successively obstructed, primarily by the American rupture of commercial relations, and this was a grave threat to the survival of Japan.

Hideki Tojo, soldier

It goes without saying that when survival is threatened, struggles erupt between peoples, and unfortunate wars between nations result.

Hideki Tojo, soldier

But no nation can base its survival and development on luck and prayers alone while its leadership fritters away every available opportunity for success and concrete achievement.

Ibrahim Babangida, statesman

And in reality, I don't think it's a real documentary. It's more a story of her life. It's a story of survival. It's a story of the time in which she lived. The story of success and failure.

Maximilian Schell, actor

Must we be put to shame by much smaller and poorer countries, by Ireland, France, Austria or Sweden, who have understood that a nation's support of its arts is a matter of both national pride and cultural survival?

Theodore Bikel, actor

As in the war of 1941-45, our victory and our survival depend on how and where we attack.

James V. Forrestal,

I learned a lot in those first years in Miami, while struggling just for survival, by observing my father's fortitude.

Desi Arnaz, actor

The will to work of everyone in the country is the best guarantee of national survival.

Bhumibol Adulyadej, statesman

I've always believed in survival.

Hugh Leonard, dramatist

The masculine energy was about survival. The male was the hunter who risked his life and had to be in the fight-flight mode.

Deepak Chopra, public speaker

Certainly it is valuable to a trained writer to crash in an aircraft which burns. He learns several important things very quickly. Whether they will be of use to him is conditioned by survival. Survival, with honor, that outmoded and all-important word, is as difficult as ever and as all-important to a writer.

Ernest Hemingway, novelist

Luck is a very thin wire between survival and disaster, and not many people can keep their balance on it.

Hunter S. Thompson, journalist

In the animal kingdom, one of the keys to survival is to outwit your enemies. And when you're surrounded by carnivores, one of the best strategies is to fade into the background and disappear.

Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist

It turns out our brain is sensitive, maybe too sensitive, to motion. It's a survival mechanism.

Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist

Happiness is just another of the tricks that our genetic system plays on us to carry out its only role, which is the survival of the species.

Paulo Coelho, novelist

Keeping an active mind has been vital to my survival, as has been maintaining a sense of humor.

Stephen Hawking, scientist

Although September 11 was horrible, it didn't threaten the survival of the human race, like nuclear weapons do.

Stephen Hawking, scientist

The rules of survival never change, whether you're in a desert or in an arena.

Bear Grylls, adventurer

Survival is not about being fearless. It's about making a decision, getting on and doing it, because I want to see my kids again, or whatever the reason might be.

Bear Grylls, adventurer

Textbook survival tells you to stay put. Stop. Wait for rescue. Don't take any risks. But there'd been a whole host of survival shows like that and I didn't really want to do that.

Bear Grylls, adventurer

Weather can kill you so fast. The first priority of survival is getting protection from the extreme weather.

Bear Grylls, adventurer

The survival of liberty in our land increasingly depends on the success of liberty in other lands. The best hope for peace in our world is the expansion of freedom in all the world.

Bill Frist, politician

Our country also hungers for leadership to ensure the long-term survival of our Social Security system. With 70 million baby boomers in this country on the verge of retirement, we need to take action to shore up the system.

Kay Bailey Hutchison, politician

Government is necessary for our survival. We need government in order to survive. The Founding Fathers created a special place for government. It is called the Constitution.

Michael Badnarik, politician

It was a matter of survival for the local people, but it was the most violent scene I have ever witnessed. The people in my group, feeling helpless, were all spellbound and aghast at the same time. I became a vegetarian shortly after that.

Wendie Malick, actress

We truly have an ancient part of the brain that was about survival when we were prey but we seem to have gone past prey. We eat everything and nothing eats us.

Nick Nolte, actor

I think that the majority of messages are validating messages to confirm the survival of conscious. And many times that validation message is negative or sad.

John Edward, entertainer

White Man, let us stand together to secure the survival of your people and my people, for they are one and the same - they are our beloved, miraculous, wonderful, blessed and masterful white race!

George Lincoln Rockwell, activist

You know, I once read an interesting book which said that, uh, most people lost in the wilds, they, they die of shame. Yeah, see, they die of shame. 'What did I do wrong? How could I have gotten myself into this?' And so they sit there and they... die. Because they didn't do the one thing that would save their lives. Thinking.

David Mamet, dramatist

What to do if you find yourself stuck in a crack in the ground underneath a giant boulder you can't move, with no hope of rescue. Consider how lucky you are that life has been good to you so far. Alternatively, if life hasn't been good to you so far, which given your current circumstances seems more likely, consider how lucky you are that it won't be troubling you much longer.

Douglas Adams, author

If I read not amiss, this powerful race will move down upon Mexico, down upon Central and South America, out upon the islands of the sea, over upon Africa and beyond. And can any one doubt that the results of this competition of races will be the "survival of the fittest?"

Josiah Strong, clergyman

When you're in the battlefield, survival is all there is. Death is the only great emotion.

Samuel Fuller, director

That moment was very important because it was political. That's what has to be done, so they struck a deal. She figures his is a well-thought-out motivation that she felt was worthy trade-off. The motivation here is survival, and she has to think like a leader.

Mary McDonnell, actress

Much has changed since the end of the Cold War that augurs well for the survival of our nation.

Adam Schiff, politician

On a level of simple personal survival, understanding and forgiveness are crucial... whether in an intimate personal relationship or on a global level.

Edward Albert, actor

Well it seems to me, that all real communities grow out of a shared confrontation with survival. Communities are not produced by sentiment or mere goodwill. They grow out of a shared struggle. Our situation in the desert is an incubator for community.

Larry Harvey, celebrity

The human young must learn to perceive these affordances, in some degree at least, but the young of some animals do not have time to learn the ones that are crucial for survival.

James J. Gibson, psychologist

Because our homeland and very survival are once more at stake, the American people can't afford to treat this new war against terrorism like they did Vietnam.

David Hackworth, soldier

Because our choices are largely based on survival. But if life is eternal, life is not a question.

Neale Donald Walsch, author

I represent central Florida, which depends on tourists for its economic survival. We need people to be able to get to the State and enjoy it.

Corrine Brown, politician

They went into stores to get food to stay alive. Looting isn't the right word. I call it survival.

Russel Honore, soldier

Babies act out when they're hungry, cold, tired. They do this for survival.

Marilu Henner, actress

The Beginning of Survival is my best album. I am very proud of it, and I am surprised at it, too. I thought some of Travelogue was a little heavy, but I don't think this is heavy.

Joni Mitchell, musician

Go to table of contents

Famous authors of survival quotes

Who has the best quotes? Top quotes from American, British, French, German and Spanish authors. 12 Edward Everett Hale quotes,4 Jacque Fresco quotes,23 David Mamet quotes,8 Jane Wagner quotes, sayings and images.

Go to table of contents

Conclusion

How to save survival quotes for further reference? Bookmark your favotite quotations and increase their performance in Quotlr rankings. We count how many bookmarks each quotes has and list them as top in every category. Every bookmark counts. Quotations with most bookmarks are daily quotes in our daily quote iPhone app.

Where to read survival quotes? Save any quote to your bookmarks for futher reference. Read any survival quote or survival image from Bookmarks.

How do you quote survival quotations? You are free to cite every survival quote found on Quotlr. Hit the share button to get sharing options for Facebook, Twitter or direct link for email. Read more about survival on Wikipedia or watch videos with quotes that are about survival.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Part 1
Introduction

Part 2
survival quotes images

Part 3
Best survival quotes
Top 10 survival quotes

Part 4
Famous survival authors

Part 5
Conclusion

Quote
Loading ...