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Danger Quotes

I destroy my enemy when I make him my friend.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

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

Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet

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

Author: F. L. Lucan (39-65)

Profession: Roman Epic Poet

Princes and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society.

Author: Niccolo Machiavelli (1469-1527)

Profession: Italian Author, Statesman

The person who runs away exposes himself to that very danger more than a person who sits quietly.

Author: Jawaharlal Nehru (1889-1964)

Profession: Indian Nationalist, Statesman

If we survive danger it steels our courage more than anything else.

Author: Reinhold Niebuhr (1892-1971)

Profession: American Theologian, Historian

The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to liver dangerously.

Author: Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900)

Profession: German Philosopher

A wreck on shore is a beacon at sea.

Author: Proverb


Danger past, God forgotten.

Author: Proverb


When danger approaches, sing to it.

Author: Arabian Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Arabian Origin

Biggest profits mean gravest risks.

Author: Chinese Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Chinese Origin

Between the anvil and the hammer.

Author: German Proverb

Profession: Sayings of German Origin

When the danger is past God is cheated.

Author: Italian Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Italian Origin

Danger and delight grow on one stalk.

Author: Scottish Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Scottish Origin

Let the fear of a danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not, gives advantage to the danger.

Author: Francis Quarles (1592-1644)

Profession: British Poet