Nemesis Quotes

Nemesis Quotes by Brian Aldiss, Mason Cooley, Mos Def, Reinhold Niebuhr, Rachel Maddow, Jay Park and many others.

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My briefest ever definition of science fiction is ‘Hubris clobbered by Nemesis.’
Brian Aldiss
What is Providence for you may be Nemesis for me.
Mason Cooley
Restlessness is my nemesis. It’s hard to just chill and sit still.
Mos Def
The society in which each man lives is at once the basis for, and the nemesis of, that fulness of life which each man seeks.
Reinhold Niebuhr
Russian government was in contact with multiple [Donald] Trump campaign sources while they were doing [attacks]. Russian nemesis in the American government, U.S. State Department, CIA, are not faring well since Donald Trump came to power.
Rachel Maddow
I think Jo Kwon is my nemesis, because he looks like me.
Jay Park
Do not reproach a man with his misfortunes, fearing lest Nemesis may overtake you.
Pittacus of Mytilene
He’s [Captain Cold] not the big bad, but he’s certainly playing a pretty big role. Especially in the early part of the season, he’s Barry’s main nemesis. There is a very definitive big bad in Season 1 that will become apparent as you watch the show. How’s that for saying nothing?
Andrew Kreisberg
Wonderful, Annabeth thought. Her own mother, the most levelheaded Olympian, was reduced to a raving, vicious scatterbrain in a subway station. And, of all the gods who might help them, the only ones not affected by the Greek-Roman schism seemed to be Aphrodite, Nemesis and Dionysus. Love, revenge, wine. Very helpful.
Rick Riordan
The long irons are the nemesis of the average golfer. I’m convinced that the underlying reason for this is that he keeps hearing how hard they are to handle. They’re not that difficult, truly.
Jack Nicklaus
My nemesis – my downfall, if you will – was relationships, and trying to fulfill them.
Jennifer O’Neill
The measure of a superhero is always his nemesis.
David Lyons
Hubris calls for nemesis, and in one form or another it’s going to get it, not as a punishment from outside but as the completion of a pattern already started.
Mary Midgley
In spite of Virtue and the Muse,
Nemesis will have her dues,
And all our struggles and our toils
Tighter wind the giant coils.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
And now, at last, gaiaphage and Nemesis stood facing each other. “Why didn’t you just . . . fade?” Gaia demanded plaintively. “You hit me,” Nemesis said. It was a little boy’s voice coming from Caine’s mouth. “And that’s not okay.
Michael Grant
If you really hate me, you should at least have the courtesy to take out a piece of paper and write it down and mail it to me. If you’re a worthy nemesis, I want to see your handwriting. I want to see your name and your address, and if you don’t have the guts to give me those, then you’re not a worthy nemesis.
Kathleen Hanna
Most journalists are restless voyeurs who see the warts on the world, the imperfections in people and places. . . . gloom is their game, the spectacle their passion, normality their nemesis.
Gay Talese
The Fates are just: they give us but our own; Nemesis ripens what our hands have sown.
John Greenleaf Whittier
How wonderful to have someone to blame! How wonderful to live with one’s nemesis! You may be miserable, but you feel forever in the right.
Erica Jong
Things every person should have: •A nemesis. •An evil twin. •A secret headquarters. •An escape hatch. •A partner in crime. •A secret identity.
Wil Wheaton
I don’t really have a nemesis, but I have a series of hundreds of small enemies that fuel me. Everyone I meet I assume is out to get me and that fuels my fire on a daily basis.
Tina Fey
Are you the cursed kid Nemesis mentioned?” Leo asked. “But you’re a girl.” “You’re a girl,” said the girl. “Excuse me?
Rick Riordan
I think the world is ready for people of color to take on more heroic and leading roles, and not always be the sidekick, the nemesis or any sort of stereotype of what a person of color can play typically in a Hollywood picture.
Jessica Alba
Why can’t God just defeat the devil and get rid of evil? It’s the same reason the comic book character can’t get rid of his nemesis; then there’s no story.
Bill Maher
And still I persist in wondering whether folly must always be our nemesis.
Edgar Pangborn
He moved on, in the centre of a widening circle. He wasn’t an enemy, he was a nemesis.
Terry Pratchett
History has a Nemesis for every sin.
Theodor Mommsen