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"Men in business are in as much danger from those at work under them as from those that work against them." - Sir George Savile, 8th Baronet

"men are undoubtedly more in danger from prosperity than from adversity. for when matters go smoothly, they flatter themselves, and are intoxicated by their success" - John Calvin

"The danger from computers is not that they will eventually get as smart as men, but that we will meanwhile agree to meet them halfway." - Bernard Avishai

"The danger from computers is not that they will eventually get as smart as men, but we will meanwhile agree to meet them halfway." - Bernard Avishai

"There is danger from all men. The only maxim of a free government ought to be to trust no man living with power to endanger the public liberty." - John Adams

"To expect ... the same service from raw and undisciplined recruits, as from veteran soldiers, is to expect what never did and perhaps never will happen. Men, who are familiarized to danger, meet it without shrinking; whereas troops unused to service often apprehend danger where no danger is." - George Washington

"To expect... the same service from raw and undisciplined recruits, as from veteran soldiers, is to expect what never did and perhaps never will happen. Men, who are familiarized to danger, meet it without shrinking; whereas troops unused to service often apprehend danger where no danger is." - George Washington

"What's missing from pop music is danger." - Prince

"In truth, men speak too much of danger." - Jose Marti

"Any danger spot is tenable if men, brave men, will make it so." - John F Kennedy

"Men like to barbecue. Men will cook if danger is involved." - Rita Rudner

"Any danger spot is tenable if men - brave men - will make it so." - John F Kennedy

"The highest type of free men should be sought where the highest resistance is constantly overcome: five steps from tyranny, close to the threshold of the danger of servitude." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The greatest danger to liberty today comes from the men who are most needed and most powerful in modern government, namely, the efficient expert administrators exclusively concerned with what they regard as the public good." - Friedrich August von Hayek

"The society that loses its grip on the past is in danger, for it produces men who know nothing but the present, and who are not aware that life had been, and could be, different from what it is." - Aristotle

"So long as men and women are free, no one is safe. People will be in danger because others can't operate vehicles responsibly or shoot straight. Because physicians are sometimes incompetent and lawyers dishonest. But most of all they will be in danger from ideas. It is the price we willingly pay to be free. Nor would we have it any other way." - Jack Mcdevitt

"One never finds anything perfectly pure and ... exempt from danger." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"Who flies from one danger escapes a hundred." - Bernardo Dovizi

"It sometimes requires courage to fly from danger." - Maria Edgeworth

"There is danger for the eye in seeing too clearly, danger for the ear in hearing too sharply and danger to the heart from caring too greatly." - Zhuangzi

"The soldier is convinced that a certain indefinitely extendable time period is accorded him before he is killed, the burglar before he is caught, men in general, before they must die. That is the amulet which preserves individuals - and sometimes populations - not from danger, but from the fear of danger, in reality from the belief in danger, which in some cases allows them to brave it without being brave. Such a confidence, just as unfounded, supports the lover who counts on a reconciliation, a letter." - Marcel Proust

"Men have been pacifists for every reason under the sun except to avoid danger and fighting." - William Faulkner

"For many men that stumble at the threshold are well foretold that danger lurks within." - William Shakespeare

"To elope is cowardly; it is running away from danger, and danger has become so rare in modern life." - Oscar Wilde

"To elope is cowardly; it is running away from danger; and danger has become so rare in modern life." - Oscar Wilde

"Show us a man who never makes a mistake and we will show you a man who never makes anything. The capacity for occasional blundering is inseparable from the capacity to bring things to pass. The only men who are past the danger of making mistakes are the men who sleep at Greenwood." - H. L. Wayland

"There's danger in this open world where men strive to be free, and to me the greatest danger was in society." - Bob Dylan

"The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that man may become robots." - Erich Fromm

"The great characteristic of men of active genius is a sublime self-confidence, springing not from self-conceit, but from an intense identification of the man with his object, which lifts him altogether above the fear of danger and death, which gives to his enterprise a character of insanity to the common eye, and which communicates an almost superhuman audacity to his will." - Edwin Percy Whipple

"Shared danger is the strongest of bonds; it will keep men united in spite of mutual dislike and suspicion." - Livy

"Men who are orthodox when they are young are in danger of being middle-aged all their lives." - Walter Lippmann

"...we shall incur no slight injury, but rather great danger, if we rashly yield ourselves to the inclinations of men who aim at exciting strife and tumults, so as to draw us away from what is good? Let us cleave, therefore, to those who cultivate peace with godliness?" - John of Damascus

"To rescue from oblivion even a fragment of a language which men have used and which is in danger of being lost -that is to say, one of the elements, whether good or bad, which have shaped and complicated civilization -is to extend the scope of social observation and to serve civilization." - Victor Hugo

"It would scarcely be an exaggeration to say that the greatest danger to liberty today comes from the men who are most needed and most powerful in modern government, namely, the efficient expert administrators exclusively concerned with what they regards as the public good." - Friedrich Hayek

"There is no danger is letting people have their say. ... There is a danger when you try to stop them from saying it." - Helen Gahagan Douglas

"There is danger for him who taketh the tiger cub, and danger also for whoso snatches a delusion from a woman." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"If you know from history the danger, then part of the danger is over because it may not take you by surprise as it did your ancestors." - Simon Wiesenthal

"Education was in danger from the source that always hampered it-religious fanaticism." - Clarence Darrow

"My nonviolence does not admit of running away from danger and leaving the dear ones unprotected." - Mahatma Gandhi

"He is the furthest from danger, who is on his guard even when in safety." - Publilius Syrus

"The greatest danger of all is to allow new walls to divide us from one another" - Barack Obama

"Danger lurks when people are dissociated and detached from their own story or feelings." - Eve Ensler

"He is most free from danger, who, even when safe, is on his guard." - Publilius Syrus

"There is no danger of developing eyestrain from looking on the bright side of things." - Anonymous

"There is no danger of developing eyestrain from looking at the bright side of things." - Joyce Meyer

"It is easy to be brave when far away from danger." - Aesop

"I mean, in general, the danger is from Oriental faiths and Islam." - Vladimir Zhirinovsky

"I wish we could be 100% shielded from danger, but nothing is in life." - Mario Andretti

"Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love." - Aristotle

"The epidemic is truly black-on-black crime. The greatest danger to the lives of young black men are young black men." - C.L. Bryant

"The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers." - Sydney J Harris

"The danger of crippling thought, the danger of obstructing the formation of the public mind by specially suppressing ... representations is far greater than any real danger that there is from such representations." - George Bernard Shaw

"The world is not in any sense in danger from itself. The world is in fact not in any danger at all. It is we who are in danger." - Daniel Quinn

"Men from children nothing differ." - William Shakespeare

"We must remember that if all the manifestly good men were on one side and all the manifestly bad men on the other, there would be no danger of anyone, least of all the elect, being deceived by lying wonders. It is the good men, good once, we must hope good still, who are to do the work of Anti-Christ and so sadly to crucify the Lord afresh.... Bear in mind this feature of the last days, that this deceitfulness arises from good men being on the wrong side." - Frederick William Faber

"We must remember that if all the manifestly good men were on one side and all the manifestly bad men on the other, there would be no danger of anyone, least of all the elect, being deceived by lying wonders. It is the good men, good once, we must hope good still, who are to do the work of Anti-Christ and so sadly to crucify the Lord afresh.... Bear in mind this feature of the last days, that this deceitfulness arises from good men being on the wrong side." - Frederick William Faber

"Men speak from knowledge, women from imagination." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"It is not the business of government to make men virtuous or religious, or to preserve the fool from the consequences of his own folly. Government should be repressive no further than is necessary to secure liberty by protecting the equal rights of each from aggression on the part of others, and the moment governmental prohibitions extend beyond this line they are in danger of defeating the very ends they are intended to serve." - Henry George

"But this inestimable privilege was soon violated: with the knowledge of truth the emperor imbibed the maxims of persecution; and the sects which dissented from the catholic church were afflicted and oppressed by the triumph of Christianity. Constantine easily believed that the heretics, who presumed to dispute his opinions or to oppose his commands, were guilty of the most absurd and criminal obstinacy; and that a seasonable application of moderate severities might save those unhappy men from the danger of an everlasting condemnation." - Edward Gibbon

"Send danger from the east unto the west, so honor cross it from the north to south." - William Shakespeare

"Sure, fear can protect us from danger-but most of the time it just keeps us from life's great adventures." - Michael Chandler

"Sure, fear can protect us from danger-but most of the time it just keeps us from life's great adventures." - Michael Chandler

"The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for deliverance from fear." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"We cannot teach children the danger of telling lies to men without realising, on the man's part, the danger of telling lies to children. A single untruth on the part of the master will destroy the results of his education." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"The road toward equality of freedom is not easy, and great cost and danger march alongside us. We are committed to peaceful and nonviolent change, and that is important for all to understand - though all change is unsettling. Still, even in the turbulence of protest and struggle is greater hope for the future, as men learn to claim and achieve for themselves the rights formerly petitioned from others." - Robert Kennedy

"When the time of danger comes, all Americans, whatever their social standing, whatever their creed, whatever the training they have received, no matter from what section of the country they have come, stand together as men, as Americans, and are content to face the same fate and do the same duties because fundamentally they all alike have the common purpose to serve the glorious flag of their common country." - Theodore Roosevelt

"The Nazi danger to our Western world has long ceased to be a mere possibility. The danger is here now-not only from a military enemy but from an enemy of all law, all liberty, all morality, all religion." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"The Nazi danger to our Western world has long ceased to be a mere possibility. The danger is here now - not only from a military enemy but from an enemy of all law, all liberty, all morality, all religion." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"To everyone wanting a safe, untroubled, comfortable life free from danger, stay away from Jesus. The danger in our lives will always increase in proportion to the depth of our relationship with Christ." - David Platt

"One can make this generalization about men: they are ungrateful, fickle, liars, and deceivers, they shun danger and are greedy for profit; while you treat them well, they are yours. They would shed their blood for you, risk their property, their lives, their children, so long, as I said above, as danger is remote; but when you are in danger they turn against you." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"Men may not believe you, my son. But you must always say the truth, when the truth holds no danger for you or your loved ones." - Janet Morris

"The love of wicked men converts to fear; That fear to hate, and hate turns one or both To worthy danger and deserved death." - William Shakespeare

"For men who had easily endured hardship, danger and difficult uncertainty, leisure and riches, though in some ways desirable, proved burdensome and a source of grief." - Sallust

"Fools and sensible men are equally innocuous. It is in the half fool and the half wise that the danger lies." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"The love of wicked men converts to fear; That fear to hate, and hate turns one or both To worthy danger and deserved death." - William Shakespeare

"One way in which fools succeed where wise men fail is that through ignorance of the danger they sometimes go coolly about a hazardous business." - Richard Whately

"What freedom lies in flying, what Godlike power it gives to men . . . I lose all consciousness in this strong unmortal space crowded with beauty, pierced with danger." - Charles Lindbergh

"Few men are so obstinate in their atheism, that a pressing danger will not compel them to acknowledgment of a divine power....." - Plato

"The danger of any new party at a time of disillusion with the old parties, is that it becomes all things to all men." - Shirley Williams

"Men Wanted for Hazardous Journey. Small wages, bitter cold, long months of complete darkness, constant danger, safe return doubtful. Honor and recognition in case of success." - Ernest Shackleton

"For education among all kinds of men always has had, and always will have, an element of danger and revolution, of dissatisfaction and discontent." - W E B Du Bois

"The questioners had that beautiful detachment and devotion to stern justice of men dealing in death without being in any danger of it." - Ernest Hemingway

"Men are always murderers, and their calmness and generosity is the calmness of a well-fed animal, that knows itself out of danger." - Leonid Andreyev

"Woman and men of retiring timidity are cowardly only in dangers which affect themselves, but the first to rescue when others are in danger." - Jean Paul

"To put your life in danger from time to time... breeds a saneness in dealing with day-to-day trivialities." - Nevil Shute

"A heart full of courage and cheerfulness needs a little danger from time to time, or the world gets unbearable." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The blind willingness to sacrifice people to truth, however, has always been the danger of an ethics abstracted from life." - Carol Gilligan

"Poor Lucas, always trying to protect me from danger. He'd never guessed that I was the dangerous one." - Claudia Gray

"The great danger of riches is that our affections will be carried away from God to His gifts." - John Piper

"Danger - if you meet it promptly and without flinching - you will reduce by half. Never run away from anything. Never!" - Winston Churchill (novelist)

"Poor Lucas, always trying to protect me from danger. He"d never guessed that I was the dangerous one." - Claudia Gray

"Nobody with open eyes can any longer doubt that the danger to personal freedom comes chiefly from the left." - Friedrich August von Hayek

"To drink for pleasure may be a distraction, but to drink from misery is always a danger." - Ellen Glasgow

"Nothing is so secure in its position as not to be in danger from the attack even of the weak." - Quintus Curtius Rufus

"The real danger we face is not from terrorism but what is being done under the pretext of fighting it." - Michael Pare

"The danger is different from the fear. ... [practice] what to do if things go wrong, as well as right." - Chris Hadfield

"The real danger we face is not from terrorism but what is being done under the pretext of fighting it." - Michael Parenti

"Nobody with open eyes can any longer doubt that the danger to personal freedom comes chiefly from the left." - Friedrich Hayek

"The danger from lightning is gone when the thunder is heard, and the worst is over when misfortune has arrived." - Ivan Panin

"In liberating Iraq, we have rid the nation and the rest of the world from the danger of Saddam Hussein." - Elizabeth Dole

"But the watchful care of the parent is endless. The youth is never free from the danger of grating interference." - William Godwin

"The danger of the Web is that you can go from idea to public announcement in under ten minutes." - Seth Godin

"The loss of liberty at home is to be charged to the provisions against danger, real or imagined, from abroad." - James Madison

"I don't doubt that every prince would like to be both; but since it is hard to accomodate these qualities, if you have to make a choice, to be feared is much safer than to be loved. For it is a good general rule about men, that they are ungrateful, fickle, liars, and deceivers, fearful of danger and greedy for gain....[love] is a link of obligation which men, because they are rotten, will break anything they think doing so serves their advantage; but fear involves dread of punishment, from which they can never escape." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"Withough danger you cannot go beyond danger." - George Herbert

"Without danger you cannot get beyond danger." - George Herbert

"There is no nation on earth powerful enough to accomplish our overthrow. Our destruction, should it come at all, will be from anothe quarter. From the inattention of the people to the concerns of their government, from their carelessness and negligence. I must confess that I do apprehend some danger. I fear that they may place too implicit a confidence in their public servants and fail properly to scrutinize their conduct; that in this way they may be made the dupes of designing men and become the instruments of their own undoing." - Daniel Webster

"More men die from overeating than undernourishment." - Nachman of Breslov

"From torched skyscrapers, men grew wings." - Gregory Maguire

"Brave men don't learn from their home." - Quvenzhane Wallis

"Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Palming separates the men from the boys!" - Ed Marlo

"Brave men do' learn from their home." - Quvenzhane Wallis

"Praises from wicked men are reproaches." - Thomas Fuller

"I learned about men from my son." - Robin Wright

"We cannot learn men from books." - Benjamin Disraeli

"Self-knowledge comes from knowing other men." - Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth

"One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!" - Winston Churchill

"The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that men may become robots. True enough, robots do not rebel. But given man's nature, robots cannot live and remain sane, they become Golems, they will destroy their world and themselves because they cannot stand any longer the boredom of a meaningless life." - Erich Fromm

"The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that men may become robots. True enough, robots do not rebel. But given man's nature, robots cannot live and remain sane, they become 'Golems,' they will destroy their world and themselves because they cannot stand any longer the boredom of a meaningless life." - Erich Fromm

"There is nothing by which men display their character so much as in what they consider ridiculous... Fools and sensible men are equally innocuous. It is in the half fools and the half wise that the great danger lies." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Science has brought forth this danger, but the real problem is in the minds and hearts of men. We will change hearts of other men [only] by changing our own hearts and speaking bravely." - Albert Einstein

"I hear it said that West Berlin is militarily untenable - and so was Bastogne, and so, in fact, was Stalingrad. Any danger spot is tenable if men - brave men - will make it so." - John F Kennedy

"In the days of peace every precaution should be taken to insure that there are no forces making for war. Just as we now forbid the trafficking in certain drugs, in the sale of poisons, just as we forbid the making of any imprint that suggests a coin or currency, just as experience has demonstrated that men may not make profit out of certain things because of the danger of abuse, so in the gravest of all dangers laws should be passed taking from those who might gain from war or preparations for war every hope that advantage could come to them by such a calamity." - Frederic C. Howe

"The liberties of our country, the freedoms of our civil Constitution are worth defending at all hazards; it is our duty to defend them against all attacks. We have received them as a fair inheritance from our worthy ancestors. They purchased them for us with toil and danger and expense of treasure and blood. It will bring a mark of everlasting infamy on the present generation - enlightened as it is - if we should suffer them to be wrested from us by violence without a struggle, or to be cheated out of them by the artifices of designing men." - Samuel Adams

"From whence shall we expect the approach of danger? Shall some trans-Atlantic military giant step the earth and crush us at a blow? Never. All the armies of Europe and Asia...could not by force take a drink from the Ohio River or make a track on the Blue Ridge in the trial of a thousand years. No, if destruction be our lot we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of free men we will live forever or die by suicide." - Abraham Lincoln

"The sick are the greatest danger for the healthy; it is not from the strongest that harm comes to the strong, but from the weakest." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Poor people are as much in danger from an inordinate desire towards the wealth of the world as rich from an inordinate delight in it." - Matthew Henry

"And for the people who promote drones as the answer to everything, there is a danger from being distanced from the reality of the ugly mess of war." - Gavin Hood

"If a wicked man seems to have peace at death, it is not from the knowledge of his happiness, but from the ignorance of his danger." - Thomas Watson

"As for the company, I did all I could from the very outset of this affair to remove Yukos and its employees from danger." - Mikhail Khodorkovsky

"The danger in media concentration comes not from the concentration, but instead from the feudalism that this concentration, tied to the change in copyright, produces." - Lawrence Lessig

"Security will produce danger." - Samuel Johnson

"Danger is an aphrodisiac." - Tobsha Learner

"Fear manifested invites danger..." - Lord Chesterfield

"Danger past, God forgotten." - Proverbs

"Delay always breeds danger." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Danger is cool." - Bryan Cranston

"Delay always heeds danger." - Miguel De Cervantes

"Men are more satirical from vanity than from malice." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Wicked me obey from fear; good men,from love." - Aristotle

"Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus." - John Gray

"Fools learn nothing from wise men, but wise men learn much from fools." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"Men do not rest content with parrying the attacks of a superior, but often strike the first blow to prevent the attack being made. And we cannot fix the exact point at which our empire shall stop; we have reached a position in which we must not be content with retaining but must scheme to extend it, for, if we cease to rule others, we are in danger of being ruled ourselves. Nor can you look at inaction from the same point of view as others, unless you are prepared to change your habits and make them like theirs." - Alcibiades

"One can generally say this about men: that they are ungrateful, fickle, simulators and deceivers, avoiders of danger, greedy for gain; and while you work for their good they are completely yours, offering you their blood, their property, their lives, and their sons when danger is far away; but when it comes nearer to you, they turn away." - Niccolo Machiavelli

"We are living in a world of fear. The life of man today is corroded and made bitter by fear-fear of the future, fear of the hydrogen bomb, fear of ideologies. Perhaps this fear is a greater danger than the danger itself, because it is fear which drives men to act foolishly to act thoughtlessly, to act dangerously." - Sukarno

"I've always thought of this city as Disneyland for adults. ... There's no danger of Las Vegas expiring from an excess of good taste." - Mary Jo Putney

"To be alive is to be afraid, and much to our advantage in many cases, since alarm often preserves us from danger." - Judith N. Shklar

"If meditate on the third eye and have headaches it means you are trying to pull in too much power from the occult chakra. The danger is obsession." - Frederick Lenz

"All are keeping a sharp look-out in front, but none suspects that the danger may be creeping up from behind." - James M Barrie



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