gang up Quotes

1. "Damn! Why do those yellow-bellied fates always gang up on the elderly?"
- Tom Robbins, Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates

2. "you see that movie, Chicken Run, where the chickens gang up together and escape from the farm?"
- Charlie Higson, The Fallen

3. "Great day in the morning, Freddy, said Mrs. Wiggins, they’ll spoil everything if they gang up on Doty before we explain to the Beans. We must stop them."
- Walter R. Brooks, Freddy Plays Football

4. "DON’T gang up on the other person and enlist others to your side just to prove that you’re right. DON’T raise your voice. DON’T respond sarcastically. DON’T take a difference of opinion personally."
- Dorothea Johnson, Modern Manners: Tools to Take You to the Top

5. "Now in those days, my brothers, the teaming up was mostly by fours and fives, these being like auto-teams, for being a comfy number for an auto, and six being the outside limit for gang-size. Sometimes gangs would gang up so as to make like malenky armies for big nightwar, but mostly it was best to roam in these like small numbers."
- Anthony Burgess, A Clockwork Orange

6. "Never did seem right to me. S'pose Curley jumps a big guy an' licks him. Ever'body says what a game guy Curley is. And s'pose he does the same thing and gets licked. Then ever'body says the big guy oughtta pick somebody his own size, and maybe they gang up on the big guy. Seems like Curley ain't givin' nobody a chance."
- John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men

7. "No one was more liberal than anyone else anywhere anyway. It was only that here, in Willesden, there was just not enough of any one thing to gang up against any other thing and send it running to the cellars while windows were smashed."
- Zadie Smith, White Teeth

8. "Liberal? Hosh-kosh nonsense!’ No one was more liberal than anyone else anywhere anyway. It was only that here, in Willesden, there was just not enough of any one thing to gang up against any other thing and send it running to the cellars while windows were smashed."
- Zadie Smith, White Teeth

9. "Been having a fight with your blankets, Septimus?" A familiar voice echoed down the chimney. "Looks like you lost," the voice continued with a chuckle. "Not wise to take on a pair of blankets, lad. One, maybe, but two blankets always gang up on you. Vicious things, blankets."
- Angie Sage, Physik

10. "It is these undeniable qualities of human love and compassion and self-sacrifice that give me hope for the future. We are, indeed, often cruel and evil. Nobody can deny this. We gang up on each one another, we torture each other, with words as well as deeds, we fight, we kill. But we are also capable of the most noble, generous, and heroic behavior."
- Jane Goodall, Reason for Hope: A Spiritual Journey

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