Quotes: rashness

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  • Jimmy Carter
    Jimmy Carter
    American statesman, 39e President 1924-
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    A strong nation, like a strong person, can afford to be gentle, firm, thoughtful, and restrained. It can afford to extend a helping hand to others. It's a weak nation, like a weak person, that must behave with bluster and boasting and rashness and other signs of insecurity.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    Beware of rashness, but with energy, and sleepless vigilance, go forward and give us victories.
  • Plutarch
    Plutarch
    Greek biographer and essayist 46-120 AD
    Plutarch
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    Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage.
  • Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Roman statesman and writer 106 BC - 43 BC
    Marcus Tullius Cicero
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    Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
  • Richard Buckminster Fuller
    Richard Buckminster Fuller
    American poet, philosopher and inventor 1895-1983
    Richard Buckminster Fuller
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    Rashness is the faithful, but unhappy parent of misfortune.
  • J. Swartz
    J. Swartz
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    Steadfastness is a noble quality, but unguided by knowledge or humility it becomes rashness or obstinacy.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    True valor lies between cowardice and rashness.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
    Napoleon
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    When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary.
  • Thomas Fuller
    Thomas Fuller
    English preacher and writer 1608-1661
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    Haste and rashness are storms and tempests, breaking and wrecking business; but nimbleness is a full, fair wind, blowing it with speed to the heaven.
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