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It's Tommy this, and Tommy that, an' 'Chuck him out, the brute!' But it's 'Savior of 'is country' when the guns begin to shoot. (Tommy) - Joseph Rudyard Kipling

To be enraged with a dumb brute that acted out of blind instinct is blasphemous. - Moby Dick [1956 Movie]

A brute without a single redeeming point. - Ben Jonson

The mere brute pleasure of reading -the sort of pleasure a cow must have in grazing. - Lord Chesterfield

The Lord let the house of a brute to the soul of a man, And the man said, 'Am I your debtor?' And the Lord, 'Not yet: But make it as clean as you can, And then I will let you a better. - Lord Alfred Tennyson

He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much, and God in everything. - Baltasar Gracian Y Morales

For thence, a paradox Which comforts while it mocks, Shall life succeed in that it seems to fail: What I aspired to be, And was not, comforts me: A brute I might have been, but would not sink i' the scale. - Robert Browning

We are fast approaching the stage of the ultimate inversion: The stage where the government is free to do anything it pleases, while the citizens may act only by permission; which is the stage of the darkest periods of human history, the stage of rule by brute force. - Ayn Rand

In this age of the rule of brute force, it is almost impossible for anyone to believe that any one else could possibly reject the law of the final supremacy of brute force. - Mohandas K. 'Mahatma' Gandhi