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.
Danger past, God forgotten.
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