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I torture my mother with all my problems, that poor woman.
To put the point sharply: If an informer in the French underground who sent a friend to the torture chambers of the Gestapo was equally a victim, then there can be no right or wrong in life that I understand.
While the notion that torture works has been glorified in television shows and movies, the simple truth is this: torture has never been an effective interrogation method.
I hate wearing anything tight. A corset is my idea of torture.
In Turkey, we have lived almost everything that could be lived; war and torture... The war concept was consumed to its limits. But there is only one way we have not tried: negotiations, peace, and talking.
Torture is illegal, both in the U.S. and abroad. So - and that is true for the Bush administration and for any other administration.
In the future, torture will once again become the recreational sport of the rich.
'Zero Dark Thirty' is a disturbing, fantastically-made movie. It will make you hate torture.
I think there would be less torture with a warrant requirement than without one.
On March 5, 2011, protesters stormed the Egyptian state security headquarters. In real time, activists shared their discoveries on Twitter as they moved through a building that had until recently been one of the Mubarak regime's largest torture facilities.
I loved performing in the 'High School Musical' movies - that didn't seem like work - but the gym felt like torture!
I don't torture myself.
I suppose what's happened recently has confirmed suspicions I voiced in the book, and I think made clearer some of those things that I point out. For instance I have a section of the book where I talk about the possibility of torture.
Reading a book you are not enjoying is a torture not to be undertaken without a reward. I leave plays at the interval, too!
This work is a torture on the rump but a joy to the heart.
There is a high bar for something to be considered a human right. Loosely put, it must be among the things we as humans need in order to lead healthy, meaningful lives, like freedom from torture or freedom of conscience.
When you have girl children, they torture you! If at any moment of the day I ever think I'm remotely cool at all, which is hardly ever, I have two daughters who make sure that never happens. They say, 'Mom, you didn't really wear that?' And I say, 'Yes, and pretty much everyone saw it.'
Torture has been privatized now, so you have obviously the whole scandal in America about the abuse of prisoners and the fact that, army people might be made to pay a price, but who are the privatized torturers accountable too?
After 10 years of French torture - psychological torture - it's great to do an American movie.
I have this system. I torture my husband and everyone around me with my nerves and anxiety. Then, when I get on stage, the fear is gone. I've exhausted myself. It just dissipates.
As soon as I started to realize that I could make a living playing professional soccer, I went to that place where I could torture myself because I knew it would make me better for the championship game.
Because animals are property, we consider as 'humane treatment' that we would regard as torture if it were inflicted on humans.
Gary L. Francione
I get up in the morning, torture a typewriter until it screams, then stop.
Clarence Budington Kelland
'24' glamorizes torture. I don't think there's any other way of putting it.
The Bush administration will go down in history as the Torture Team.
John F. Kennedy
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