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  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    A saint addicted to excessive self-abnegation is a dangerous associate; he may infect you with poverty, and a stiffening of those joints which are needed for advancement - in a word, with more renunciation than you care for - and so you flee the contagion.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance.
  • Alfred Adler
    Alfred Adler
    Austrian psychiatrist 1870-1937
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    A lie would have no sense unless the truth were felt dangerous.
  • Thomas E. Lawrence
    Thomas E. Lawrence
    British archaeologist, military officer, diplomat, and writer 1888-1935
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    All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men; they act out their dreams to make them reality.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    Books, not which afford us a cowering enjoyment, but in which each thought is of unusual daring; such as an idle man cannot read, and a timid one would not be entertained by, which even make us dangerous to existing institution - such call I good books.
  • Friedrich Nietzsche
    Friedrich Nietzsche
    German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
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    Convictions are more dangerous enemies of truth than lies.
    Origineel: Überzeugungen sind gefährlichere Feinde der Wahrheit als Lügen.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong.
  • Martin Luther King
    Martin Luther King
    American preacher 1929-1968
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    Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.
  • Art Buchwald
    Art Buchwald
    American humorist 1925-2007
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    The buffalo isn't as dangerous as everyone makes him out to be. Statistics prove that in the United States more Americans are killed in automobile accidents than are killed by buffalo.
  • A custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black, stinking fume thereof nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless.
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    British author 1859-1930
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    A dog reflects the family life. Whoever saw a frisky dog in a gloomy family, or a sad dog in a happy one? Snarling people have snarling dogs, dangerous people have dangerous ones.
    Source: The Complete Sherlock Holmes (2013) 1117
  • Ian Fleming
    Ian Fleming
    British author and journalist 1908-1964
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    A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle.
  • Alexander Pope
    Alexander Pope
    English poet 1688-1744
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    A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. Drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring; There shallow draughts intoxicate the brain; And drinking largely sobers us again.
  • Bob Edwards
    Bob Edwards
    American broadcast journalist
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    A little learning is a dangerous thing, but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    A little learning is a dangerous thing, but we must take that risk because a little is as much as our biggest heads can hold.
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