Once you are a victim of a bombing, you enter a risk group to which they will not sell insurance.
You can definitely become a victim and let people completely destroy your life.
The moment that justice must be paid for by the victim of injustice it becomes itself injustice.
I've been on the other side of the table many times, trying to get people to be sympathetic to projects, and I've been the victim of that kind of intense kindness masking extreme stupidity.
I believed or thought I was disoriented and the victim of a bizarre dream and I believe I paced in and out of the room and possibly into one of the other rooms. I may have re-examined her, finally believing that this was true.
At 26 I felt myself a victim rather than a victor in the realm of pictures.
One thing I want to say I don't like victim stories and I don't write them.
The victim mentality may be the last uncomplicated thing about life in America.
I don't like to play the victim.
Griffin, my brother, 11 months younger, was sometimes the victim of my father's fury - once Ryan famously knocked out his teeth.
In the final phase of cocaine intoxication, when suicide is likely, the victim cannot save himself by an effort of will. He has lost the power.
Sure, I've been a victim, but in retrospect, most of it has been of my own making. I allowed it to happen.
And as the hour approached for the execution, in his own mind, Collins became both the executioner and the victim. He would pace up and down, transformed in almost a kind of exorcism when he knew he was responsible for taking someone's life.
By not coming forward (about rape), you make yourself a victim forever.
It's not blaming the victim. It's not anybody's fault. They just did something that didn't work, that's all.
The result is that you are now experiencing what we experienced in the war in Algeria The Israeli government says that it is a victim of terrorist activity, but this activity is less visible than the military strikes.
We have a society in which one of the greatest things you can do is a platform to see victim status, and one of the qualifications for that is that you have these exquisitely tender feelings about things and sensibilities which are easily offended.
The great mass of people will more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a small one.
I'm the result of upbringing, class, race, gender, social prejudices, and economics. So I'm a victim again. A result.
The student who deceives himself into thinking that he is giving his life like an ascetic in the spirit of sacrifice for art, is the victim of a deplorable species of egotism.
There are two kinds of serial killers as far as the victim is concerned the kind that you don't see before they pounce on you and the kind you see and don't expect to pounce on you.
It would perhaps be nice to be alternately the victim and the executioner.
The people who abandon Jihad fall a victim to humility and degradation.
History, sociology, economics, psychology et al. confirmed Joyce's view of Everyman as victim.
I'm certainly no victim in this. I don't want to come off as a sad sack I pissed a lot of people off.