Danger Quotes

A little sincerity is a dangerous thing, and a great deal of it is absolutely fatal.

Oscar Wilde

Believe me! The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously!

Friedrich Nietzsche

I destroy my enemy when I make him my friend.

Abraham Lincoln

The most dangerous thing is illusion.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Those who'll play with cats must expect to be scratched.

Miguel de Cervantes

Nothing is so exhilarating in life as to be shot at with no result.

Winston Churchill

Biggest profits mean gravest risks.

Chinese proverb

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.

Helen Keller

It is better to meet danger than to wait for it. He that is on a lee shore, and foresees a hurricane, stands out to sea and encounters a storm to avoid a shipwreck.

Charles Caleb Colton

Would you learn the secret of the sea? Only those who brave its dangers, comprehend its mystery!

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The responses of human beings vary greatly under dangerous circumstances. The strong man advances boldly to meet them head on. The weak man grows agitated. But the superior man stands up to fate, endures resolutely in his inner certainty If ignorant both

I Ching

I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them.

Clara Barton

Being on the tightrope is living; everything else is waiting.

Karl Wallenda

We are confronted by a first danger, the destructiveness of applied atomic energy. And then we are confronted by a second danger, that we do not enough appreciate the first danger.

Raymond G. Swing

Anger is only one letter short of danger

Unknown

If you define cowardice as running away at the first sign of danger, screaming and tripping and begging for mercy, then yes, Mr. Brave man, I guess I'm a coward.

Jack Handy

You are permitted in time of great danger to walk with the devil until you have crossed the bridge.

Bulgarian Proverb

The mere apprehension of a coming evil has put many into a situation of the utmost danger.

Lucan

A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards.

Jean Paul Richter

The greater the fear the nearer the danger

Danish Proverb

No one is worthy of a good home here or in heaven that is not willing to be in peril for a good cause.

John Mason Brown

However well organized the foundations of life may be, life must always be full of risks.

Havelock Ellis

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A woman capable of recollection in danger, of warding off groundless panics, of discerning the true mode of proceeding, and profiting by her best resources, is a prodigy.

Charles Brockden Brown

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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