Scream Quotes (6 quotes)
...sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
I hear the scream of a great hawk, sailing with a ragged wing against the high wood-side, apparently to scare his prey and so detect itshrill, harsh, fitted to excite terror in sparrows and to issue from his split and curved bill. I see his open bill the while against the sky. Spit with force from his mouth with an undulatory quaver imparted to it from his wings or motion as he flies.
I shall never forget my first encounter with gorillas. Sound preceded sight. Odor preceded sound in the form of an overwhelming, musky-barnyard, humanlike scent. The air was suddenly rent by a high-pitched series of screams followed by the rhythmic rondo of sharp pok-pok chestbeats from a great silverbacked male obscured behind what seemed an impenetrable wall of vegetation.
Stress: When you wake up screaming and you realize you havent fallen asleep yet.
When you think about flying, its nuts really. Here you are at about 40,000 feet, screaming along at 700 miles an hour and youre sitting there drinking Diet Pepsi and eating peanuts. It just doesnt make any sense.
[On solving problems:] The first thing you do is scream.