„Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result.“
The Story of the Malakand Field Force: An Episode of Frontier War (1898), Chapter X.
Early career years (1898–1929)
Variant: There is nothing more exhilarating than to be shot at with no result.
Source: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
— Dan Patrick American sportscaster 1956
— Marilyn Manson American rock musician and actor 1969
Variant: There's nothing like the feeling of knowing that you've made a difference in someone's life, even if that difference is a lifetime of nightmares and a fortune in therapy bills.
Source: The Long Hard Road Out of Hell
— Ernest Hemingway American author and journalist 1899 - 1961
— Catharine A. MacKinnon American feminist and legal activist 1946
"Postmodernism and Human Rights" (2000), p. 53
Are Women Human?: and Other International Dialogues (2006)
Satires (c. 35 BC and 30 BC)
— Johan Cruyff Dutch association football player 1947 - 2016
reported in Leo Messi's Twitter page https://twitter.com/messi10stats/status/713002758203310080 (24 March 2016).
— Clint Eastwood actor and director from the United States 1930
— Cecily von Ziegesar American writer 1970
Source: The Complete Gossip Girl Series
— Miguel de Unamuno 19th-20th century Spanish writer and philosopher 1864 - 1936
Source: Demon in My View
— Benjamin Disraeli British Conservative politician, writer, aristocrat and Prime Minister 1804 - 1881
Part 1, Chapter 23.
Books, Coningsby (1844), Contarini Fleming (1832)
Source: Sputnik Sweetheart
— Blaise Pascal French mathematician, physicist, inventor, writer, and Christian philosopher 1623 - 1662