Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one getting burned.
— Buddha

If wishes were fishes we'd all be throwing nets. If wishes were horses we'd all ride.
Doug Horton throwing quote

We put the Children to death... by throwing them overboard and shooting out their brains in the water.
— George Percy

Fact I know; and Law I know; but what is this Necessity, save an empty shadow of my own mind's throwing?
— Thomas Henry Huxley

The writing of a poem is like a child throwing stones into a mineshaft. You compose first, then you listen for the reverberation.
— James Fenton