Quotes by danger

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  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
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    Any man today who returns from work, sinks into a chair, and calls for his pipe is a man with an appetite for danger.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    As soon as there is life there is danger.
  • Akhenaton
    Akhenaton
    Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
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    As the ostrich when pursued hideth his head, but forgetteth his body; so the fears of a coward expose him to danger.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance in the performance is left to the fighter's honor.
  • Bob Schieffer
    Bob Schieffer
    American television journalist 1937-
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    But if you're going to go out on a military unit, you've got to allow yourself to be under the control of the commander because you really could put the troops in danger.
  • John Stuart Mill
    John Stuart Mill
    English economist 1806-1873
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    But society has now fairly got the better of individuality; and the danger which threatens human nature is not the excess, but the deficiency, of personal Impulses and preferences.
  • Barbara Jordan
    Barbara Jordan
    American lawyer, educator and politician 1936-1996
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    But this is the great danger America faces. That we will cease to be one nation and become instead a collection of interest groups: city against suburb, region against region, individual against individual. Each seeking to satisfy private wants.
    Source: Speaking the truth with eloquent thunder
  • Peter Ustinov
    Peter Ustinov
    British actor, writer, director 1921-
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    By increasing the size of the keyhole, today's playwrights are in danger of doing away with the door.
  • Louisa May Alcott
    Louisa May Alcott
    American Author 1832-1888
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    Conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long; even if it is, the consciousness of possessing and using it well should satisfy one, and the great charm of all power is modesty.
  • William T. Sherman
    William T. Sherman
    American businessman 1820-1891
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    Courage - a perfect sensibility of the measure of danger, and a mental willingness to endure it.
  • Plautus
    Plautus
    Roman comic poet BC 254-184
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    Courage in danger is half the battle.
  • Cowards falter, but danger is often overcome by those who nobly dare.
  • Winston Churchill
    Winston Churchill
    English statesman 1874-1965
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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!
  • Pierre Corneille
    Pierre Corneille
    French playwright 1606-1684
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    Danger breeds best on too much confidence.
  • Benjamin Cardozo
    Benjamin Cardozo
    American lawyer and jurist 1870-1938
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    Danger invites rescue.... The wrongdoer may not have foreseen the coming of a deliverer. He is accountable as if he had.
    Source: Judicial opinions
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