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As soon as there is life there is danger.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Danger
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Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
~ Aesop | (Greek fabulist. ) | 620 BC-560 BC | Danger
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Constant exposure to dangers will breed contempt for them.
~ Lucius Annaeus Seneca | ( Roman philosopher and playwright. ) | 4 BC-65 | Danger
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Danger -- if you meet it promptly and without flinching -- you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!
~ Winston Churchill | ( British politician. ) | 1874-1965 | Danger
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Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
~ Victor Hugo | ( French poet, dramatist and novelist. ) | 1802-1885 | Danger
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I destroy my enemy when I make him my friend.
~ Abraham Lincoln | ( Politician. President of the United States. ) | 1809-1865 | Danger
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If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger?
~ Thomas H. Huxley | ( English biologist. ) | 1825-1895 | Danger
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In this world there is always danger for those who are afraid of it.
~ George Bernard Shaw | ( Irish writer. ) | 1856-1950 | Danger
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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 | ( British clergyman ) | 1780-1832 | Danger
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Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies.
~ Baltasar Gracian | ( Spanish Philosopher, and Writer. ) | 1601-1658 | Danger
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No one that encounters prosperity does not also encounter danger.
~ Heraclitus | (Greek philosopher. ) | c. 535 BCE-c. 475 BCE | Danger
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Nothing is so dangerous as an ignorant friend.
~ Jean de La Fontaine | ( French poet. ) | 1621-1695 | Danger
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Nothing is so exhilarating in life as to be shot at with no result.
~ Winston Churchill | ( British politician. ) | 1874-1965 | Danger
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One is not exposed to danger who, even when in safety is always on their guard.
~ Publilius Syrus | ( Roman writer and poet. ) | 1st Centry BC-? | Danger
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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 | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Danger
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Out of this nettle, danger, we pluck this flower, safety.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Danger
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Princes and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society.
~ Niccolo Machiavelli | ( Italian philosopher and statesman. ) | 1469-1527 | Danger
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Send danger from the east unto the west, so honor cross it from the north to south.
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Danger
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The most dangerous people are the ignorant.
~ Henry Ward Beecher | ( American politician. ) | 1813-1887 | Danger
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The most dangerous thing in the world is to try to leap a chasm in two jumps.
~ David Lloyd George | ( British statesman. ) | 1863-1945 | Danger
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The most dangerous thing is illusion.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Danger
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The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to liver dangerously.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche | ( German-Swiss philosopher and writer. ) | 1844-1900 | Danger
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The wise man in the storm prays to God, not for safety from danger, but for deliverance from fear.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson | ( U.S. poet ) | 1803-1882 | Danger
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Those who'll play with cats must expect to be scratched.
~ Miguel de Cervantes | ( Spanish novelist ) | 1547-1616 | Danger
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Would you learn the secret of the sea? Only those who brave its dangers, comprehend its mystery!
~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow | ( U.S. poet. ) | 1807-1882 | Danger
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Yond Cassius has a lean and hungry look; He thinks too much; such men are dangerous. [Julius Caesar]
~ William Shakespeare | ( British poet and playwright. ) | 1564-1616 | Danger
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