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A man who is not afraid is not aggressive, a man who has no sense of fear of any kind is really a free, a peaceful man.
Another term for preventive war is aggressive war - starting wars because someday somebody might do something to us. That is not part of the American tradition.
No one is more arrogant toward women, more aggressive or scornful, than the man who is anxious about his virility.
Simone de Beauvoir
Human nature is potentially aggressive and destructive and potentially orderly and constructive.
Aggressive, tough and defiant may describe me, but that leaves the impression I'm mean and I'm not. People expect me to have fangs.
In known history, nobody has had such capacity for altering the universe than the people of the United States of America. And nobody has gone about it in such an aggressive way.
Comedy can be, especially in a writer's room, really aggressive, kind of a very male-dominated room, and it would be hard for women. It's not a nurturing place. It's not like a lot of women are going to say, I can't wait to live that lifestyle and be in a writer's room until 2 or 3 a.m.
There are worlds of experience beyond the world of the aggressive man, beyond history, and beyond science. The moods and qualities of nature and the revelations of great art are equally difficult to define; we can grasp them only in the depths of our perceptive spirit.
The world is so competitive, aggressive, consumive, selfish and during the time we spend here we must be all but that.
When I really love someone, I can only show it by making aggressive and bad-taste remarks.
I grew up around a lot of aggressive guys. My parents used to take me to AA meetings when I was very young. So I know aggression, I know insanity.
The car has become the carapace, the protective and aggressive shell, of urban and suburban man.
Everyone gets frustrated and aggressive, and I'd sooner take my aggression out on a guitar than on a person.
I avoid the public because the English public is too aggressive these days for me.
As a child, the family that I had and the love I had from my two parents allowed me to go ahead and be more aggressive, to search and to take risks knowing that, if I failed, I could always come home to a family of love and support.
People think our music's very aggressive or angry or whatever, and it's just the opposite, really... I like laughing. And I like being really calm before a show, and smiley.
I think that we're foolhardy to not be engaging in federal funding of stem-cell research in the most aggressive way we possibly can.
In the U.S., oddly, we have images of men as arrogant and aggressive.
Chimps are very quick to have a sudden fight or aggressive episode, but they're equally as good at reconciliation.
Under the guise of protecting us from ourselves, the right and the left are becoming ever more aggressive in regulating behavior.
Cooking is actually quite aggressive and controlling and sometimes, yes, there is an element of force-feeding going on.
When you're thirteen and listening to punk, the aggressive nature of music can sway you to the dark side.
The bashful are always aggressive at heart.
Charles Horton Cooley
I am laughably aggressive, and the rest of the band is very laid back, so we mix well.
Boxing brings out my aggressive instinct, not necessarily a killer instinct.
Sugar Ray Leonard
I was a naturally aggressive left-back, a cut-throat tackler.
I think that London is very much like that. I find there's humour in the air and people are interesting. And I think that it's a place which is constantly surprising. The worst thing about it? I think it can be smug and aggressive.
After Nixon resigned in 1974, he engaged in a very aggressive war with history, attempting to wipe out the Watergate stain and memory. Happily, history won, largely because of Nixon's tapes.
Certainly, if you look at human behavior around the world, you have to admit that we can be very aggressive.
I was the kind of child who worked hard every day with the cows and sheep - I was a very aggressive boy.
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