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Dangerous Fire Quotes

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"It's a dangerous fire begins in the bed-straw." - George Herbert

"A government is like fire, a handy servant, but a dangerous master." - George Washington

"Love is like fire, a dangerous thing to play with, although the best of friends and the most loyal of servants when rightly handled." - Margaret Elizabeth Sangster

"We're like a two-year old playing with fire ... we're messing around with something really dangerous and don't really understand what will happen." - William F. Laurance

"Substances like LSD, which give away a secret about the nature of the social game - the human game and what underlies it - are potentially dangerous, of course, like any good thing is. Electricity is dangerous, fire is dangerous, cars are dangerous, planes are dangerous, but not so dangerous as driving on the freeway. The only way to handle danger is to face it. If you start getting frightened of it, then you make it worse. Because you project onto it all kinds of bogeys and threats which don't exist in it at all." - Alan Watts

"Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action." - George Washington

"Christian! thou knowest thou carriest gunpowder about thee. Desire them that carry fire to keep at a distance. It is a dangerous crisis when a proud heart meets with flattering lips." - John Flavel

"A dangerous fire retardant chemical is being found in women's breast milk. My wife's breastfeeding, but you know, you gotta be an optimist. I'm like, well, maybe it's making my child fireproof." - Greg Giraldo

"We have to be faster in calming down a resentment than putting out a fire, because the consequences of the first are infinitely more dangerous than the results of the last; fire ends burning down some houses at the most, while the resentment can cause cruel wars, with the ruin and total destruction of nations..." - Heraclitus

"Democracy is more dangerous than fire. Fire can't vote itself immune to water." - Michael Z. Williamson

"I like to think of fire held in a man's hand. Fire, a dangerous force, tamed at his fingertips. I often wonder about the hours when a man sits alone, watching the smoke of a cigarette, thinking. I wonder what great things have come from such hours. When a man thinks, there is a spot of fire alive in his mind-and it is proper that he should have the burning point of a cigarette as his one expression." - Ayn Rand

"There is an ancient Indian saying that something lives only as long as the last person who remembers it. My people have come to trust memory over history. Memory, like fire, is radiant and immutable while history serves only those who seek to control it, those who douse the flame of memory in order to put out the dangerous fire of truth. Beware these men for they are dangerous themselves and unwise. Their false history is written in the blood of those who might remember and of those who seek the truth." - Floyd Red Crow Westerman

"For those without fire, any fire is strange fire." - Bill Johnson

"Still people are dangerous." - Jean De La Fontaine

"absolutes are absolutely dangerous ..." - James Tiptree Jr.

"ideas are dangerous commodities." - E. C. R. Lorac

"Liberty is dangerous." - Albert Camus

"Beautiful is dangerous." - Neal Shusterman

"Plain lies are dangerous." - Dorothy L Sayers

"Words are dangerous things." - Corra May Harris

"Stupid people are dangerous." - Suzanne Collins

"All extremes are dangerous." - Virginia Woolf

"Assumptions are dangerous things." - Agatha Christie

"... obsessions are always dangerous." - Agatha Christie

"Unhappy people are dangerous." - Rebecca West

"Living safely is dangerous." - Irvin D Yalom

"One down," Beckendorf said. "About five thousand to go." He tossed me a jar of thick green liquid-Greek fire, one of the most dangerous magical substances in the world. Then he threw me another essential tool of demigod heroes-duct tape" - Rick Riordan

"All our murmurings are so many arrows shot at God Himself, and they will return upon our own hearts; they reach not Him, but they will hit us; they hurt not Him, but they will wound us; therefore it is better to be mute than to murmur; it is dangerous to provoke a consuming fire." - John Aughey

"When you come into the presence of a leader of men, you know that you have come into the presence of fire - that it is best not uncautiously to touch that man - that there is something that makes it dangerous to cross him." - Woodrow Wilson

"Poetry is frosted fire." - J. Patrick Lewis

"Burnt child fire dredth." - John Heywood

"We're carrying the fire." - Cormac Mccarthy

"Fire beats roses again." - Suzanne Collins

"Believing everybody is dangerous, but believing nobody is more dangerous." - Abraham Lincoln

"Magic is dangerous- but love is more dangerous still" - Cassandra Clare

"Success is beautiful and dangerous." - Robin S. Sharma

"Doin' nothing's a dangerous occupation." - Robert Bolt

"Inoculate yourself from dangerous bozos." - Guy Kawasaki

"Women are powerful and dangerous." - Audre Lorde

"All great ideas are dangerous." - Oscar Wilde

"Without imagination, nothing is dangerous." - Georgette Leblanc

"Theories then are dangerous things." - Virginia Woolf

"All times are dangerous times." - Teresa of Avila

"Poetry is a dangerous gift ..." - Grace Aguilar

"Dreams can be dangerous things." - Cassandra Clare

"Erin you' re dangerous." "Iknow." - Tammara Webber

"Singularity is dangerous in everything." - Francois Fenelon

"It's dangerous to short stocks." - Charlie Munger

"Real spirituality is going through fire. Real spirituality is rebellion against all that is rotten, against all that is past, against all that is being forced on you by others, against all conditionings. Real spirituality is the greatest rebellion there is. It is risky, it is adventurous, it is dangerous. So beware of pseudo spirituality which is always there, available, easily available at the door." - Rajneesh

"While reasons are provided by the facts,...rationality...depends instead on our beliefs. [...] [I]f I believe falsely that my hotel is on fire, it may be rational for me to jump into the canal. But I have no reason to jump. I merely think I do. And, if some dangerous treatment would save your life, but you don't know that fact, it would be irrational for you to take this treatment, but that is what you have most reason to do." - Derek Parfit

"Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master. Experience has taught us that it is much easier to prevent an enemy from posting themselves than it is to dislodge them after they have got possession, and when the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter." - George Washington

"The country's 24 hour political pundit perpetual panic conflictinator did not cause our problems but its existence makes solving them that much harder. The press can hold its magnifying up to our problems bringing them into focus, illuminating issues heretofore unseen or they can use that magnifying glass to light ants on fire and then perhaps host a week of shows on the sudden, unexpected dangerous flaming ant epidemic. If we amplify everything we hear nothing." - Jon Stewart

"The passions are like fire, useful in a thousand ways and dangerous only in one, through their excess." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Wit catches of wit, as fire of fire." - Fulke Greville, 1st Baron Brooke

"You can't fight fire with fire, or fear with fear." - Bill Crawford

"I've been tested by fire, and the fire lost." - Ann Richards

"When you advertise fire extinguishers, open with the fire." - David Ogilvy

"Fighting fire with fire only gets you ashes!" - Abigail Van Buren

"Fire consumes, but cold preserves." - George R R Martin

"You cannot play with fire." - Al-Waleed bin Talal

"The fiercest fire is hatred." - Gautama Buddha

"Keep away from the fire!" - Laurence Sterne

"Devotion, like fire, goeth upward." - Zoroaster

"Real gold fears no fire." - Randy Alcorn

"Composing mortals with immortal fire." - W H Auden

"Genius is intuition on fire." - Holbrook Jackson

"The world is on fire." - John Mccain

"Of course you should fight fire with fire. You should fight everything with fire." - Jaya

"I only believe in fire. Life. Fire. Being myself on fire I set others on fire. Never death. Fire and life." - Anais Nin

"I only believe in fire. Life. Fire. Being myself on fire I set others on fire. Never death. Fire and life. Les Jeux." - Anais Nin

"Literature was intended to be dangerous. Art was meant to be dangerous. Ideas were nothing if they were not dangerous." - Timothy Findley

"Modern music is as dangerous as narcotics." - Pietro Mascagni

"Truth uttered before its time is dangerous." - Mencius

"In some causes silence is dangerous." - Ambrose

"The most dangerous thing is illusion." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery." - Thomas Jefferson

"It's fear that makes a situation dangerous." - Marilyn Wallace

"A wounded tiger is a dangerous beast." - Arthur Golden

"Jeanine claims you're all dangerous Insurgents." - Evelyn Eaton

"A little learning is a dangerous thing." - Alexander Pope

"Instinct told me it was dangerous. I could handle dangerous. Dangerous and me went back a long way. We did lunch when dangerous was in town." - Devon Monk

"A boy is a dangerous animal." - Lionel Shriver

"Wit is a dangerous talent in friendship." - Ninon de L'Enclos

"Being a woman anywhere is dangerous." - Mona Eltahawy

"Boldness makes even the smallest animal dangerous" - Robert Greene

"The most dangerous heart disease: strong memory" - Nizar Qabbani

"It's a dangerous dog that doesn't bark." - Kobo Abe

"Books make dangerous devils out of women." - Yxta Maya Murray

"It's dangerous to be people-blind." - Daniel H Wilson

"Talent Katerina is a dangerous thing" - Ally Carter

"Nothing's as dangerous as power with impunity." - Isabel Allende

"Racism is wrong, racism is very dangerous." - Justin Simien

"Too much of whatever is dangerous." - Lucero Isaac

"Nothing is more dangerous than solitude." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"You are more dangerous than daybreak." - Holly Black

"Defer no time, delays have dangerous ends." - William Shakespeare

"Klonopin is a horrible, dangerous drug." - Stevie Nicks

"...Promises are more dangerous then secrets." - Aimee Friedman

"Wise men say nothing in dangerous times" - Aesop

"False hopes are more dangerous than fears." - J R R Tolkien

"All delays are dangerous in war." - John Dryden

"Sport is a loathsome and dangerous pursuit." - Barry Humphries

"Only the suppressed word is dangerous." - Ludwig Borne

"The danger, when not too dangerous, fascinate." - Susan Sontag

"Indifference is dangerous, whether innocent or not." - Pope Francis

"Every generalization is dangerous, especially this one." - Mark Twain

"Flattery, the dangerous nurse of vice." - Samuel Daniel

"I don't like writers. They're dangerous people." - Greta Garbo

"Spiritual deception is dangerous -and damning." - David Platt

"What makes you different, makes you dangerous." - Veronica Roth

"Economics is a very dangerous science." - John Maynard Keynes

"Familiarity makes the lion more dangerous." - Jocelyn Murray

"A desperate disease requires a dangerous remedy." - Guy Fawkes

"Quick riches are more dangerous than poverty." - Napoleon Hill

"Some allies are more dangerous than enemies." - George R R Martin

"Dark and Dangerous. And all mine." - Sylvia Day

"Education can, and should be, dangerous." - Howard Zinn

"Fashion is ephemeral, dangerous and unfair." - Karl Lagerfeld

"Intelligence without character is a dangerous thing." - Gloria Steinem

"Garbage day... is a very dangerous day." - Rocko

"How dangerous a master human emotion is!" - Watchman Nee

"It is the Spirit of Christ in us that will draw satan's fire. The people of the world will not much care what we believe and they will stare vacantly at our religious forms, but there is one thing they will never forgive us-the presence of God's Spirit in our hearts. They may not know the cause of that strange feeling of antagonism which rises within them, but it will be nonetheless real and dangerous. satan will never cease to make war on the Man-child, and the soul in which dwells the Spirit of Christ will continue to be the target for his attacks." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"In the vaults of our hearts and brains, danger waits. All the chambers are not lovely, light and high. There are holes in the floor of the mind, like those in a medieval dungeon floor - the stinking oubliettes, named for forgetting, bottle-shaped cells in solid rock with the trapdoor in the top. Nothing escapes from them quietly to ease us. A quake, some betrayal by our safeguards, and sparks of memory fire the noxious gases - things trapped for years fly free, ready to explode in pain and drive us to dangerous behavior..." - Thomas Harris

"A single raised eyebrow. "You've defected, sweetheart. No use worrying about the big, bad wolf now." She was aware of Judd speaking, but her attention never shifted off the man who was a predator, for all that he wore human skin. When he peeled open and held out a bar of some kind, she took it, aware low energy levels could be dangerous when it came to her ability to keep a handle on the cold fire. "Thank you." A faint smile, a strange amusement in those icy eyes. "You're welcome." It was the most polite interaction they'd ever had." - Nalini Singh

"Fire was everything Joey wanted to be. Exciting. Dangerous. Beautiful. Destructive. And yet he controlled it. Other people were too boring, too afraid to do what he did." - Lis Wiehl

"This is why dreams can be such dangerous things: they smolder on like a fire does, and sometimes they consume us completely." - Arthur Golden

"Government is not reason; it is not eloquent; it is force. Like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master." - George Washington

"This temporal fire is but a painted fire in respect of that penetrating and real fire in hell." - Jeremy Taylor

"Outer fire we need to cook. Inner fire we need to liberate. God's Fire we need to love." - Sri Chinmoy

"It is a coal from God's altar must kindle our fire; and without fire, true fire, no acceptable sacrifice." - William Penn

"Love in its essence is spiritual fire." - Emanuel Swedenborg

"I like being able to fire people." - Mitt Romney

"Fire proves gold, adversity proves men." - Seneca the Younger

"Love lights more fire than hate extinguishes." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Fire destroys that which feeds it." - Simone Weil

"The proof of gold is fire..." - Benjamin Franklin

"Love, like fire, goes out without fuel." - Mikhail Lermontov

"Water a farre off quencheth not fire." - George Herbert

"As kingfishers catch fire, dragonflies draw flame" - Gerard Manley Hopkins

"Books cannot be killed by fire." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"Walk, first, through the fire, then philosophize..." - Rohinton Mistry

"Couldn't a fire outrun a galloping horse?" - William Golding

"You never have to advertise a fire." - Leonard Ravenhill

"A burnt child dreads the fire." - Aleister Crowley

"A spark neglected makes a mighty fire." - Robert Herrick

"A burnt finger remember the fire." - Alice Walker

"Black smoke, the flickering sister of fire." - Aeschylus

"What fire does not destroy, it hardens" - Oscar Wilde

"Living fire begets cold, impotent ash." - Chinua Achebe

"The burnt child dreads the fire." - Ben Jonson



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