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Security... it's simply the recognition that changes will take place and the knowledge that you're willing to deal with whatever happens.

Author: Harry Browne (1933)

Profession: American Financial Advisor, Writer

When you know that you're capable of dealing with whatever comes, you have the only security the world has to offer.

Author: Harry Browne (1933)

Profession: American Financial Advisor, Writer

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

Author: James F. Byrnes (1879-1972)

Profession: American Judge, Secretary of State

Without a measureless and perpetual uncertainty, the drama of human life would be destroyed.

Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

Security represents your sense of worth, your identity, your emotional anchorage, your self-esteem, your basic personal strength or lack of it.

Author: Stephen R. Covey

Profession: American Speaker, Author of "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People"

I don't want expensive gifts; I don't want to be bought. I have everything I want. I just want someone to be there for me, to make me feel safe and secure.

Author: Princess of Wales Diana (1961-1997)

Profession: Wife of Charles, Prince of Wales

It's an old adage that the way to be safe is never to be secure. Each one of us requires the spur of insecurity to force us to do our best.

Author: Harold W. Dodds

Profession: American Professor

Only the insecure strive for security.

Author: Wayne Dyer (1940)

Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author, Lecturer

Nothing is secure but life, transition, the energizing spirit.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

No one has a prosperity so high and firm that two or three words can't dishearten it.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Many people think that by hoarding money they are gaining safety for themselves. if money is your ONLY hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a person can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability. Without these qualities, money is practically useless.

Author: Henry Ford (1863-1947)

Profession: American Industrialist, Founder of Ford Motor Company

There can be no security where there is fear.

Author: Felix Frankfurter (1882-1965)

Profession: Austrian-born American Law Teacher, Judge

The task we must set for ourselves is not to feel secure, but to be able to tolerate insecurity.

Author: Erich Fromm (1900-1980)

Profession: American Psychologist

Security is when everything is settled. When nothing can happen to you. Security is the denial of life.

Author: Germaine Greer (1939)

Profession: Australian Feminist Writer

There is no such thing as security. There never has been.

Author: Germaine Greer (1939)

Profession: Australian Feminist Writer