Bruises Quotes

Bruises Quotes by Mickey Mantle, Derek Landy, Natasha Bedingfield, Martin Laird, Reggie Jackson, Christopher Moore and many others.

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I hated to bat against Drysdale. After he hit you he’d come around, look at the bruise on your arm and say, ‘Do you want me to sign it?’
Mickey Mantle
Are you hurt? Are you injured?” / “No, just a bruise or two. I’m fine, really. You don’t have to worry about me.” / “Stephanie, you jumped off a building.” / “Yes, but the branches broke my fall. Every one of them.” / “And how were the branches?” / “A lot unlike pillows.
Derek Landy
I bruise easily so be gentle when you handle me.
Natasha Bedingfield
God in Christ has taken into Himself the brokenness of the human condition. Hence, human woundedness, brokenness, death itself are transformed from dead ends to doorways into Life. In the divinizing humanity of Christ, bruises become balm.
Martin Laird
It’s a fickle town, a tough town. They getcha, boy. They don’t let you escape with minor scratches and bruises. They put scars on you here.
Reggie Jackson
Don’t bruise the Foo!
Christopher Moore
Some people turn sad awfully young. No special reason, it seems, but they seem almost to be born that way. They bruise easier, tire faster, cry quicker, remember longer and, as I say, get sadder younger than anyone else in the world. I know, for I’m one of them.
Ray Bradbury
Hearts don’t break, y’all. They bruise and get better.
Buddy Wakefield
I feel like I envision a lot of hamstrings getting pulled and a lot of bumps and bruises out there.
Joe Flacco
Life has good and bad times. And to get through them you have to battle. Life is not all smooth. I’ve had my bumps and bruises, like anybody, but I’ve always tried to look at life like a glass that’s half full.
Dick Vitale
And while some healing does happen, it isn’t a healing of redemption or epiphany. It’s more like the slow absorption of a bruise.
Joan Wickersham
For the people of God, the Word of God leaves pleasant bruises.
Douglas Wilson
The apple is perfect because of the bruise that runs through it.
Anna Torv
Where possible, if there’s something that is highly likely to kill you, the studios won’t insure us to do [the stunts]. But where we are insurable, Len likes to make us do that. He likes to see actors’ faces and have everybody know that that is them doing it. Yeah, I definitely got some bruises on this one.
Kate Beckinsale
A bruise, blue in the muscle, you impinge upon me. As bone hugs the ache home, so I’m vexed to love you, your body the shape of returns, your hair a torso of light, your heat I must have, your opening I’d eat, each moment of that soft-finned fruit, inverted fountain in which I don’t see me.
Li-Young Lee
Force, unregulated or ill-regulated, is not only wasted in the void, like that of gunpowder burned in the open air, and steam unconfined by science; but, striking in the dark, and its blows meeting only the air, they recoil, and bruise itself.
Albert Pike
Think of how strange we’d look if all the cuts, burns, scrapes, bruises, scratches, bumps, gashes, and scabs we ever had suddenly reappeared on our bodies at the same time.
George Carlin
Writing, real writing, should leave a small sweet bruise somewhere on the writer . . . and on the reader.
Clarissa Pinkola Estes
But when I thought I hit bottom, it started hitting back. There is no bruise like the bruise loneliness kicks into your spine.
Andrea Gibson
Time passes. Even when it seems impossible. Even when each tick of the second hand aches like the pulse of blood behind a bruise. It passes unevenly, in strange lurches and dragging lulls, but pass it does. Even for me.
Stephenie Meyer
She fell asleep, leaning on his chest, and he edged her a little off a particularly painful bruise, leaned his head back against the tree he had propped them up against, and closed his own eyes.
Robin McKinley
Hey I bruise,” Hale said. “Also, you are freakishly strong.
Ally Carter
The bruises go away, and so does how you hate, and so does the feeling that everything you receive from life is something you have earned.
Jonathan Safran Foer
Joe Biden was spotted with a bruise on his face that was apparently caused by his dog. I guess they collided when they both went after the same tennis ball.
Jimmy Fallon
How many of them were there?’ Her voice wasn’t joking around. Eighteen. Hundred.’ Four,’ Blaylock interjected. ‘An honor guard of four.’ What did they work you over with? Those bruises on your thighs are severe?’ Crowbars. Big, massive-‘ Blay cut in. ‘Clubs. Had to be those ceremonial black clubs.
J.R. Ward
Soon the purple dark must bruise
Lily and bleeding-heart and rose,
And the little Cupid lose
Eyes and ears and chin and nose
Donald Justice
Yes, these are bruises from fighting and I’m okay with that.
Chuck Palahniuk
I feel like I have a hangover, without all the happy memories and mystery bruises.
Ellen DeGeneres
I could only stare, any sense that maybe I understood him evaporating as it always did. I’d glimpse something underneath, and he’d snatched it away so fast it left bruises that called me a fool for hoping for more.
Kelley Armstrong
There should be a drama series about women trying to figure out their mystery leg bruises.
Kelly Oxford
The human heart is like a millstone in a mill: when you put wheat under it, it turns and grinds and bruises the wheat to flour; if you put no wheat, it still grinds on, but then ’tis itself it grinds and wears away.
Martin Luther
I’m the most uncoordinated clumsy, klutzy person. I always had a bruise, I always tripped and fell.
Katherine Heigl
Domestic violence causes far more pain than the visible marks of bruises and scars. It is devastating to be abused by someone that you love and think loves you in return. It is estimated that approximately 3 million incidents of domestic violence are reported each year in the United States.
Dianne Feinstein
Let’s just say it was damn hard [to make the Hangover]. I’ve got the bumps and bruises to show for it. It’s funny because things that don’t even look that bad on screen were still extremely painful.
Ed Helms
The rich are like beasts of burden, carrying treasure all day, and at the night of death unladen; they carry to their grave only the bruises and marks of their toil.
Saint Augustine
My new year’s resolution: Never be afraid to be kicked in the teeth. Let the blood and the bruises define your legacy.
Lady Gaga
Comedy to me is all about the bumps and bruises and weird tics.
Melissa McCarthy
Tate grabbed me, hugging me so hard, I knew I’d have bruises. He was probably unaware of it, not having had much time to get used to his new strength. I pushed at him, “Tate…you’re squeezing me too hard.” He let go of me so fast I almost staggered. “Oh Christ, I can’t do anything right!
Jeaniene Frost
If a piece of worthless stone can bruise a cup of gold, its worth is not increased, nor that of the gold diminished.
I’ve reached the age where bruises are formed from failures within rather than accidents without.
Nicole Krauss
But because two can play at this game, I stand on tiptoe and kiss his cheek. Right on his bruise.
Suzanne Collins
The words we speak to each other should leave stretch marks, not bruises. Love is always picky about what it says.
Bob Goff
Don’t make me happy. Please, don’t fill me up and let me think that something good can come of any of this. Look at my bruises. Look at this graze. Do you see the graze inside me? Do you see it growing before your very eyes, eroding me? I don’t want to hope for anything anymore.
Markus Zusak
I’m very sensitive. Emotionally, I bruise very easily. I’m a Leo, and this is very characteristic of our sign.
Evangeline Lilly
Words can bruise and break hearts, and minds as well. There are no black and blue marks, no broken bones to put in plaster casts, and therefore no prison bars for the offender.
Marlene Dietrich
You proceed from a false assumption: I have no ego to bruise.
Leonard Nimoy
Okay, yeah, he staggered back and fell into the condiments. Big deal. There wasn’t any blood. I didn’t even get him in the face. He saw my fist coming, and at the last minute he ducked, so instead of punching him in the nose, like I intended, I ended up punching him in the neck. I highly doubt it even left a bruise.
Meg Cabot
The hardest thing to accept as a parent is that you cannot apply the bandage before the bruise.
Robert Breault
A pregnant woman is like a beautiful flowering tree, but take care when it comes time for the harvest that you do not shake or bruise the tree, for in doing so, you may harm both the tree and its fruit.
Peter Jackson
When I was in my 20s, I thought I knew who I was. And then as soon as I turned 30, I realized that I have bruises and bumps and dark parts. And you kind of go, well, that’s it. I’d rather embrace it than force myself to change.
Sam Worthington
A flower, if you bruise it under your feet, rewards you by giving you its perfume.
Richard Wurmbrand
They’d never been lovers, of course, not in the physical sense. But they’d been lovers as most of us manage, loving through expressions and gestures and the palm set softly upon the bruise at the necessary moment. Lovers by inclination rather than by lust. Lovers, that is, by love.
Gregory Maguire
Do not despair, dear heart, but come to the Lord with all your jagged wounds, black bruises, and running sores. He alone can heal, and He delights to do it. It is our Lord’s office to bind up the brokenhearted, and He is gloriously at home at it.
Charles Spurgeon
I am a disaster magnet. I came home from our first anniversary vacation with jellyfish stings, a puncture wound from a wrought iron pineapple and a cork-shaped bruise in my cleavage.
Molly Harper
When my kids were in preschool, I was part of a carpooling group. One mother sometimes showed up with bruises on her body. She always had an excuse. Then one morning, she didn’t show up. Later, I learned she’d fled a violent marriage. I’ve always thought, If only I’d known, maybe I could have helped.
Patty Murray
Industriousness and conscientiousness are often at odds, because industriousness wants to pick the still sour fruit from the tree,while conscientiousness lets it hang there too long, until it falls and bruises.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Not all forms of abuse leave bruises.
Danielle Steel
Failure is a bruise, not a tattoo.
John Sinclair
You get mad at me, you kick the tire, I don’t get a bruise, the tire doesn’t care, and you’re the only one hurting. How’s that working for you, Kip?
Gail Giles
We did some cool wire work in ‘The Pact’ – they had me strapped to a harness underneath my shirt so they could fling me around the house and slam me into doors. I definitely got some bruises even with all the padding!
Caity Lotz
To be sure, theory is useful. But without warmth of heart and without love it bruises the very ones it claims to save.
Andre Gide
The only actor who I think probably might have possibly taken a swing at me if he could have would be Burt Reynolds. He used to call Roger and me the Bruise Brothers, out of Chicago.
Gene Siskel
Bruises fade father, but the pain remains the same. And I still remember how you kept me so afraid.
Christina Aguilera
The Montana sunset lay between the mountains like a giant bruise from which darkened arteries spread across a poisoned sky.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
No matter how much I feel, I’m not going to let it out. If I have to cry, I’m gonna cry on the inside. If I have to bleed, I’ll bruise. If my heart starts going crazy, I’m not gonna tell everyone in the world about it. It doesn’t help anything. It just makes everyone’s life worse.
Jonathan Safran Foer
A friend of mine was married to an assistant church pastor who regularly beat her up. He was smart ?- he’d do it in a way that the bruises didn’t show. For the longest time, she dealt with it. Who would believe the minister was a wife beater?! Meanwhile, my friend ? – An attorney! ? – Suffered in silence.
Carolyn Maloney
Ow!” said Horace as the Ranger’s fingers probed and poked around the bruise. Did that hurt?” Halt asked, and Horace looked at him with exasperation. Of course it did,” he said sharply. “That’s why I said ‘ow!
John Flanagan
I like raunchiness, not like in a biker-chick sort of a way, but like the girl can’t help it. Little bruises, a few hairs out of place, a little stain here and there.
Anton Szandor LaVey
Let the blood and the bruises define your legacy.
Lady Gaga
I wish emotional bruises healed like physical ones.
Susane Colasanti
People are seeing me as the guy who wants to get hurt, who wants to break a bone, get bruises. And that’s how it was growing up with six brothers. I got beat up, and I beat up people.
Kellan Lutz
Injuries, burns, and bruises will heal. But victory lasts forever.
Phillipe Nover
With subtle and finely-wrought temperaments it is always so. Their strong passions must either bruise or bend. They either slay the man, or themselves die. Shallow sorrows and shallow loves live on. The loves and the sorrows that are great are destroyed by their own plenitude.
Oscar Wilde
Now it is autumn and the falling fruit
and the long journey towards oblivion.
The apples falling like great drops of dew
to bruise themselves an exit from themselves.
D. H. Lawrence
His brows rose. “And how is it that you have come to be such an expert on scrapes and bruises?” “I’m a governess,” she said. Because really, that ought to be explanation enough.
Julia Quinn
In order not to feel time’s horrid fardel bruise your shoulders, grinding you into the earth, get drunk and stay that way. On what? On wine, poetry, virtue, whatever. But get drunk!
Charles Baudelaire
People ask me, “How do I succeed?” Whatever it is they do, I say, “Go and find 20 ways of messing it up. By 21, you’ll be getting there.” Life is an adventure, go back with cuts, scars and bruises.
Bear Grylls