40+ Abduction Quotes

40+ Abduction Quotes

Marriage as an institution developed from rape as a practice. Rape, originally defined as abduction, became marriage by capture. Marriage meant the taking was to extend in time, to be not only use of but possession of, or ownership.  ~Andrea Dworkin

 

People are bringing shotguns to UFO sightings in Fife, Alabama. I asked a guy, “Why do you bring a gun to a UFO sighting?” Guy said, “Way-ul, we didn’ wanna be ab-duc-ted.” If I lived in Fife, Alabama, I would be on my hands and knees every night praying for abduction.  ~Bill Hicks

 

In order for peace to reign, one must speak the truth, and that is why I have spoken of a political abduction, … … Far from my own country, but in deep communion with all Haitians, including Haitians abroad, I continue to launch an appeal for peaceful resistance.  ~Jean-Bertrand Aristide

 

Although we are aware that North Korea is attaching importance to the liquidation of the past, that is difficult unless there is progress over the abduction issue.  ~Koichi Haraguchi

 

Even the most respectable woman has a complete set of clothes in her wardrobe ready for a possible abduction.  ~Sacha Guitry

 

We want to move even a step forward toward resolving the abduction issue.  ~Koichi Haraguchi

 

If the North Korean side shows no sincerity in solving the nuclear weapon, abduction and missile issues, then the likelihood of normalization of diplomatic relations is very slim.  ~Koichi Haraguchi

 

If an abduction is reported, it is dealt with in the same way as a kidnap.  ~Mark Shields

 

I want them (the North Korean delegation) to understand that it would be difficult to see progress of the normalization talks unless we see their sincerity over the abduction, nuclear and missile issues.  ~Koichi Haraguchi

 

One of the most ignored dimensions of the Iraqi insurgency are the Iraqis themselves who are regularly abducted, held for ransom and sometimes executed.  ~Bruce Hoffman

 

Let’s save some time here. I grow weary of your clumsy bluffs. In the case of an abduction, the LEP will send a crack Retrieval team to get back what has been lost.. You have done so. Excuse me while I titter. Crack team? Honestly. A Cub-Scout patrol armed with water pistols could have defeated them.  ~Eoin Colfer

 

Issuing an insurance policy against abduction by aliens seems a pretty safe bet.  ~Stephen Hawking

 

For me to sit here and give all kinds of excuses to make it right, I can’t do. But what I want to ask everyone out there, everyone that has a child, everyone that has a brother, a sister: if your child or family member was abducted today, if a mad man came in, a terrorist came in, abducted your family member or your child and if I said to you I can bring your child home…does it matter how I bring them home?  ~Sam Childers

 

For sheer drama, few accounts of slavery match Solomon Northup’s tale of abduction from freedom and forcible enslavement.  ~Ira Berlin

 

Although North Korea’s position differs (from Tokyo’s), Japan’s basic stance remains unchanged ? to seek sincere responses from the North Korean side to resolve the abduction and nuclear issues.  ~Junichiro Koizumi

 

My dear girl, you don’t consent to an abduction! You consent to an elopement, and I knew you wouldn’t do that.   ~Georgette Heyer

 

People that have had genuine abduction experiences that Ive met that seem very genuine to me, but theyre just confused about why it happened. Ive met a lot of people like which I regard as being very genuine… but theres a lot of crazy people out there.  ~Dave Davies

 

When someone doesn’t show up, the people who wait sometimes tell stories about what might have happened and come to half believe the desertion, the abduction, the accident. Worry is a way to pretend that you have knowledge or control over what you don’t–and it surprises me, even in myself, how much we prefer ugly scenarios to the pure unknown. Perhaps fantasy is what you fill up maps with rather than saying that they too contain the unknown.  ~Rebecca Solnit

 

The resemblance of … the alien abduction of ‘experiencers’ to the contracts described by our own volunteers is undeniable. How can anyone doubt, after reading our accounts… that DMT elicits ‘typical’ alien encounters?  ~Rick Strassman

 

If some good evidence for life after death were announced, I’d be eager to examine it; but it would have to be real scientific data, not mere anecdote. As with the face on Mars and alien abductions, better the hard truth, I say, than the comforting fantasy.  ~Carl Sagan

 

The first thing to note is that pornography and many abductions occur apart from the use of computers, and that most child abuse happens within the family. So I think the extra degree of danger that computers pose doesn’t justify the frenzy.  ~Seymour Papert

 

Oh yeah, Scooby, it does. You and I have gone round many a day. I’m the reason you keep thinking you’ve had alien abductions. (Caleb)  ~Sherrilyn Kenyon

 

Abduction is a romantic expression of passion.  ~Nicole Jordan

 

If a large number of people who are convinced alien abductions are real are hypnotising even larger numbers of others who suspect they might be, then it is likely there will be many alien abduction narratives flying around, as, indeed, there are. Of course, this is not proof they are not true, but it does provide a persuasive context for a simple psychosocial explanation. Hypnotism is a technique that triggers a mass storytelling project in which all the stories are linked.  ~Bryan Appleyard

 

When I came back from filming ‘Abduction’, I told my agent: I’m staying in London now. If it takes doing children’s theater from the back of a van in Kilburn, that’s OK. I need to be with my family. My job is to keep the family together and provide for them.  ~Jason Isaacs

 

I feel an almost overwhelming interest in the methods of daylight abduction employed by the modern youth.  ~Georgette Heyer

 

For me, science is already fantastical enough. Unlocking the secrets of nature with fundamental physics or cosmology or astrobiology leads you into a wonderland compared with which beliefs in things like alien abductions pale into insignificance.   ~Paul Davies

 

Tinitiations ritual or astral voyage that is imbedded in the occult traditions of every culture.”65 Thus, “the structure of abduction stories is identical to that of occult initiation rituals.  ~Jacques Vallee

 

The fact that some religious fanatics might support a theory doesn’t invalidate it, anymore than the concurrence of UFO abduction cults invalidates the notion of extra-terrestrial life.  ~James P. Hogan

 

The symbolic display seen by the abductees is identical to the type of initiation ritual or astral voyage that is imbedded in the [occult] traditions of every culture…the structure of abduction stories is identical to that of occult initiation rituals…the UFO beings of today belong to the same class of manifestation as the [occult] entities that were described in centuries past.  ~Jacques Vallee

 

State violence, particularly the use of torture, abductions, and targeted assassinations are now justified as part of a state of exception in which a political culture of hyper-punitiveness has become normalized. Revealing itself in a blatant display of unbridled arrogance and power, it is unchecked by any sense of either conscience or morality.  ~Henry Giroux

 

To go out in a gondola at night is to reconstruct in one’s imagination the true Venice, the Venice of the past alive with romance, elopements, abductions, revenged passions, intrigues, adulteries, denouncements, unaccountable deaths, gambling, lute playing and singing.  ~Peggy Guggenheim

 

Some men have sighed over the abduction of their wives, but many more have sighed because no one wanted to abduct theirs.  ~Friedrich Nietzsche

 

I turned my head and saw the wind,

Not far from where I stood,

Dragging the corn by her golden hair,

Into a dark and lonely wood.  ~W. H. Davies

 

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