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"Always be shorter than anybody dared to hope." - Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading

"Before me no one would have dared dress in black" - Coco Chanel

"Always be shorter than anybody dared to hope." - Lord Reading

"Yesterday I dared to struggle. Today I dare to win." - Bernadette Devlin

"And now the matchless deed's achieved, Determined, Dared, and Done." - Christopher Smart

"And what he greatly thought, he nobly dared." - Homer

"Cheer up: You're a worse sinner than you ever dared imagine, and you're more loved than you ever dared hope." - Jack Miller

"I am not sure I should have dared to start; but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop." - Winston Churchill

"It is only the great men who are truly obscene. If they had not dared to be obscene, they could never have dared to be great." - Havelock Ellis

"The worst crimes were dared by a few, willed by more and tolerated by all." - Tacitus

"The love that previously dared not speak its name has now grown hoarse from screaming it." - Robert Brustein

"In the stillness, a fly would not have dared clear it's throat." - Douglas Adams

"So - now the danger dared at last, Look back and smile at perils past!" - Walter Scott

"But I didn't dare. That has always been my trouble. I've never dared enough." - Michael Morpurgo

"Only those who have dared to let go can dare to re-enter." - Meister Eckhart

"Photography is not a sport. It has no rules. Everything must be dared and tried!" - Bill Brandt

"Light years beyond anything I expected or dared to hope for!" - Jeff Belanger

"Men endured so much for war, but for peace they dared nothing." - Olaf Stapledon

"But I did' dare. That has always been my trouble. I"ve never dared enough." - Michael Morpurgo

"I respect anyone who achieves something that countless others have dared to try before and failed." - Keiynan Lonsdale

"He wanted so much to ask, and he dared so little to know." - Richard Bach

"Only those who have dared to let go can dare to reenter." - Meister Eckhart

"His speech failed to rouse an enthusiastic cheer, but no one dared contradict him." - Kenneth Oppel

"How often things occur by mere chance which we dared not even hope for." - Terence

"The world has always gone forward when people have dared to have crazy ideas." - Gioconda Belli

"For most of our history, no one dared to tell Americans, 'you don't build that.'" - Rand Paul

"The specific weight of the soul is equal to the sum of what has been dared." - Bert Hellinger

"We are still the America that does the hard things, that does the great things. We're the nation that always dared to dream. We're the nation that dared to take risks." - Barack Obama

"The gospel is this: We are more sinful and flawed in ourselves than we ever dared believe, yet at the very same time we are more loved and accepted in Jesus Christ than we ever dared hope." - Timothy Keller

"I actually got dared to audition for the dance team. All my track-and-field buddies dared me to audition, and I was one of the few guys who did it." - Harry Shum Jr

"My caddie dared me to try it, but I didn't think it was worth losing a ball." - Ian Woosnam

"We do not yet know each other because we have not yet dared to be silent together." - Georgette Leblanc

"You could be great. You could rattle the stars. You could do anything if only you dared." - Sarah J. Maas

"I liked this girl in my sixth grade class. I dared her to kiss me - but she didn't!" - Justin Bieber

"You could do anything, if only you dared. And deep down, you know it, too. That's what scares you most." - Sarah J. Maas

"I was born with the courage to live. Only those are unwise who have never dared to be fools." - Elsie de Wolfe

"Imagine the world we would live in if we dared to see all of life as sacred - unconditionally." - Stephanie Dowrick

"You could do anything, if only you dared. And deep down, you know it, too. That's what scares you most." - Sarah J. Maas

"I rose too high, loved too hard, dared too much. I tried to grasp a star, overreached, and fell." - George R R Martin

"I had to trust life and believe that life loved the person who dared to live it." - Maya Angelou

"How often events, by chance, and quite unexpectedly, come to pass, which you had not dared even to hope for!" - Terence

"I think in general I've never dared compose in Spanish. First of all, it is such an intricate language." - Marc Anthony

"Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance." - Bruce Barton

"We have dared to be free. Let us dare to be so by ourselves and for ourselves." - Jean-Jacques Dessalines

"I never dared to be radical when young for fear it would make me conservative when old." - Robert Frost

"Not hear it? -yes, I hear it, and have heard it. Long -long -long -many minutes, many hours, many days, have I heard it -yet I dared not -oh, pity me, miserable wretch that I am! -I dared not -I dared not speak! We have put her living in the tomb!" - Edgar Allan Poe

"No man ever dared to manifest his boredom so insolently as does a Siamese tomcat when he yawns in the face of his amorously importunate wife." - Aldous Huxley

"I dared not trust the case on the presumption that the court knows everything. In fact, I argued it on the presumption that the court didn't know anything." - Abraham Lincoln

"We have crushed the whole force which dared to venture there. They were on the runway at Saddam International Airport. That force was crushed" - Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

"[When asked how someone 6'3" had dared take up golf:] I was too tall to make the chess team in my high school, so I tried golf." - Carol Mann

"Im so lucky to have the opportunity to work with some directors and some actors I wouldnt have dared to think I would work with one day." - Marion Cotillard

"There is no way to peace along the way to safety. For peace must be dared. It is the great venture." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"I carry with me many scars, but I also carry with me moments that would not have happened if I had not dared to go beyond my limits" - Paulo Coelho

"It is all we have left to us. And while it is more than I ever dared dream, it is nowhere near enough." - R.L. LaFevers

"They dared not peer down into their own natures, down into the feverish confusion that filled their minds with a kind of dense, acrid mist." - Emile Zola

"I am weaker and more sinful than I ever before believed, but through Jesus Christ I'm more loved and accepted than I ever dared hope." - Alistair Begg

"Pardon, gentles all, the flat unraised spirits that have dared on this unworthy scaffold to bring forth so great an object." - William Shakespeare

"For sheer strength of character, I wouldn't have dared to cross swords with Callas. I would rather have gone six rounds with Jack Dempsey." - John Huston

"It is only too easy to catch people's attention by doing something worse than anyone else has dared to do it before." - Claude Monet

"I realized that anyone who dared to hurt me would suffer his full wrath, and Walt wasn't going to hold him back." - Rick Riordan

"Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance." - Bruce Barton

"Deep into the darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before..." - Edgar Allan Poe

"And all dared to brave unknown terrors, to do mighty deeds, to boldly split infinitives that no man had split before-and thus was the Empire forged." - Douglas Adams

"I think I may boast myself to be, with all possible vanity, the most unlearned and uninformed female who ever dared to be an authoress." - Jane Austen

"The Gospel is this: You're more sinful, evil and weak than you'd ever believe. But you're more valued, accepted and loved than you dared hope." - Timothy Keller

"It is our very fear of the future that distorts the now that could lead to a different future if we dared to be whole in the present." - Marion Woodman

"How many a dispute could have been deflated into a single paragraph if the disputants had dared to define their terms" - Aristotle

"The camera can represent flesh so superbly that, if I dared, I would never photograph a figure without asking that figure to take its clothes off." - George Bernard Shaw

"I don't think I've ever dared to write down what I see in the ruins of me, or tell in any detail the scars and all their secrets." - Ashly Lorenzana

"There is no more fulfilling experience in all the world than the sense that God's Spirit has taken you and dared to use you for His glory." - Dennis F. Kinlaw

"I wish I dared dispense with all costume. Naked children are so perfectly pure and lovely; but Mrs. Grundy would be furious - it would never do." - Lewis Carroll

"I have always found the word 'Europe' on the lips of those who wanted something from others which they dared not demand in their own names!" - Otto Von Bismarck

"Jesus may ask of you far more than you planned to give, but He can give to you infinitely more than you dared ask or think." - Timothy Keller

"If you dared to put your opinion into a factual piece, your editors said, "You can't do this. Write an op-ed."" - Barbara Boxer

"I don't think I would've ever dared dreaming of becoming a professional cartoonist. I wouldn't set myself up for that disappointment." - David Rees

"Lessing, the most honest of theoretical men, dared to say that he took greater delight in the quest for truth than in the truth itself." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Never since Drake and Raleigh won Our freedom of the seas, Have sons of Britain dared and done More valiantly than these." - Alfred Noyes

"How many a dispute could have been deflated into a single paragraph if the disputants had dared to define their terms." - Aristotle

"Mary Magdalene beat her breasts and sobbed, His dear disciple, stone-faced, stared. His mother stood apart. No other looked into her secret eyes. Nobody dared. - 1940-1943" - Anna Akhmatova

"The Cincinnatus of the West, Whom envy dared not hate, Bequeath'd the name of Washington, To make man blush there was but one!" - Lord Byron

"Stilled legendary depth: It was as deep as England. It held Pike too immense to stir, so immense and old That past nightfall I dared not cast." - Ted Hughes

"Sometimes I say, If I had seen some masterpieces, maybe I wouldn't have dared start. I started very - not innocent, but naive in a way." - Agnes Varda

"My life has been long, and believing that life loves the liver of it, I have dared to try many things, sometimes trembling, but daring, still." - Maya Angelou

"I realized that anyone who dared to hurt me would suffer his full wrath, and Walt was' going to hold him back." - Rick Riordan

"An Englishman hath three qualities, he can suffer no partner in his love, no stranger to be his friend, nor to be dared by any." - John Lyly

"he dared to explore her withered neck w/his fingertips...her hips w/their decaying bones, her thighs with their aging veins." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before." - Edgar Allan Poe

"Stilled legendary depth: It was as deep as England. It held Pike too immense to stir, so immense and old That past nightfall I dared not cast." - Ted Hughes

"Have you dared to eat my son?" I laughed. Actually, it started out as more of a giggle that grew. Because my mind went straight to the gutter." - Jennifer Rardin

"She must find a boat and sail in it. No guarantee of shore. Only a conviction that what she wanted could exist, if she dared to find it." - Jeanette Winterson

"God doesn't give us just enough. God gives us more than enough: more bread and fish than we can eat, more love than we dared to ask for." - Henri Nouwen

"I'm so lucky to have the opportunity to work with some directors and some actors I wouldn't have dared to think I would work with one day." - Marion Cotillard

"Imagination is the voice of daring. If there is anything Godlike about God it is that. He dared to imagine everything." - Henry Miller

"Washington and the elder Napoleon. Both were brave men; both were true men; both loved their country and dared to expose their lives for their country's cause." - Matthew Simpson

"My life has been long, and believing that life loves the liver of it, I have dared to try many things, sometimes trembling, but daring still." - Maya Angelou

"You look in my room and it looks neat enough, but if you dared to look under my bed or in my closet, oh what a mess!" - Tamera Mowry

"If anybody dared say wrestling was fake, you'd punch 'em. And you never used the word show. If you used the word show it was an insult." - Hulk Hogan

"The press, the machine, the railway, the telegraph are premises whose thousand-year conclusion no one has yet dared to draw." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The outer prisons are made by the community to contain those who have dared break its laws. The inner prisons each man makes for himself because of what he feels are his transgressions." - Lucy Freeman

"The road climbed into the mountains, Jonah taking the hairpin curves as fast as he dared. "You look so macho clutching the door handle that way," he said to Hamilton. "Just...be...careful," Hamilton said through clenched teeth." - Judy Blundell

"Hidden yourself in a hole and dared to burden no one with your grievous friendship? I will have friends, Katsa. I will have a life, even though I carry this burden." - Kristin Cashore

"How old are you?" asked Door. Richard was pleased she had asked; he would never have dared. "As old as my tongue," said Hunter, primly, "and a little older than my teeth." - Neil Gaiman

"And I came to understand, in a way I never had before, that books are truly the stuff of miracles. I even dared to dream that someday, somehow, I might surround myself with books from many times and many tongues..." - T.A. Barron

"If you look at the history of communication, new technologies like the phone and e-mail didnt just let people do things faster; it fundamentally changed the scope of the kinds of projects people dared to take on." - Justin Rosenstein

"Nat Parson says it's the devil's mark." "Nat Parson's a gobshite." Maddy was torn between a natural feeling of sacrilege and a deep admiration of anyone who dared call a parson 'gobshite." - Joanne Harris

"A theatre is the most important sort of house in the world, because that's where people are shown what they could be if they wanted, and what they'd like to be if they dared to and what they really are" - Tove Jansson

"We found ourselves wanting to hurry time along, which was not in the long run good for our health. Everybody was trapped in this contradiction but nobody ever dared to articulate it." - Joshua Ferris

"Any woman or man who would write the truth of their lives would write a great work. But no one has dared to write the truth of their lives." - Isadora Duncan

"If you have moved over vast territories and dared to love silly things, you will have learned even from the most primitive items collected and put aside in your life." - Ray Bradbury

"She placed her palm over his wound, pressing as hard as she dared. She would stop the blood. She would hold him and stop his life from escaping. She would hold life inside him and he wouldn't die" - Michael Grant

"And here he was, a little halfling from the Shire, a simple hobbit of the quiet countryside, expected to find a way where the great ones could not go, or dared not go. It was an evil fate." - J R R Tolkien

"He'd kill for her, destroy for her, savage anyone who dared attempt to take her from him. And he would never let her go...even if she begged for her freedom." - Nalini Singh

"It is necessary, then, to give the child the possibility of developing according to the laws of his nature, so that he can become strong, and, having become strong, can do even more than we dared hope for him." - Maria Montessori

"Every writer has something to say, but those writers whose works endure have dared to say something about the things that frighten them, confuse them, challenge them, and occasionally delight them." - Holly Lisle

"That they dared make a town of this wet and sucking thing that vied with my foot for my boot at every step bespoke the glorious and yearning bullshit of men's souls." - Matthew Sharpe

"The underlying assumption that human nature is basically the same at all times, everywhere, and obeys eternal laws beyond human control, is a conception that only a handful of bold thinkers have dared to question." - Isaiah Berlin

"The past was like a bad dream; the future was all happy holiday as I moved Southwards week by week, easily, lazily, lingering as long as I dared, but always heeding the call!" - Kenneth Grahame

"Germany's fate is decided first and foremost in Europe. Reconciliation and cooperation in Europe have brought us freedom, peace and prosperity. Who would have dared to believe so much 50 years ago?" - Horst Kohler

"Generalizations, one is told, are dangerous. So is life, for that matter, and it is built up on generalization - from the earliest effort of the adventurer who dared to eat a second berry because the first had not killed him." - Freya Stark

"The entire party and country should hurl into the fire and break the neck of anyone who dared trample underfoot the sacred edict of the party on the defense of women's rights." - Enver Hoxha

"National Socialism is simply this - a proposal that the German people rid themselves of the parasitic Jews. The gentile host dared to protest against the continued presence of the parasite, and attempted to throw it off." - Eustace Mullins

"You don't know about real loss because it only occurs when you've loved something more than you love yourself. I doubt you've ever dared to love anybody that much." - Sean Maguire

"Sail Forth- Steer for the deep waters only. Reckless O soul, exploring. I with thee and thou with me. For we are bound where mariner has not yet dared go. And we will risk the ship, ourselves, and all." - Walt Whitman

"every move of his body sent ripples along those lean muscles. his flawless crystal skin practically dared people to see ifit felt as good as it loked - which it did." - Jeaniene Frost

"Love and Other Theories challenged my assumptions, dared me to think differently and burrowed into my heart. A heart-achingly beautiful story about whether it is better to protect your heart or to take the biggest risk of all." - Daisy Whitney

"they had come to a time when no one dared speak his mind, when fierce, growling dogs roamed everywhere, and when you had to watch your comrades torn to pieces after confessing to shocking crimes." - George Orwell

"I cherish the creation of public space and services, especially health, housing and the comprehensive education system which dared to give so many of us ideas 'above our station.'" - Frances O'Grady

"Those people who spend their time working on things they love are usually the ones enjoying life the most. They are also the ones who dared to take a risk and chase their dreams." - Richard Branson

"You do' know about real loss because it only occurs when you"ve loved something more than you love yourself. I doubt you"ve ever dared to love anybody that much." - Sean Maguire

"I never thought I would have an opportunity to act in the United States, and continue to expand my career outside of Europe. To be honest, my reality is bigger than I would have ever dared to dream." - Diane Kruger

"We dared not charge them except all together... for they were so numerous that they could have blinded us with clods of earth, if God, of His great mercy, had not aided and protected us." - Bernal Diaz del Castillo

"Secretary of State Clinton dared Iran on Monday to let her hold a town hall meeting in Tehran. That's telling 'em. If the ayatollahs had a sense of humor, they'd call her bluff." - Mark Steyn

"(I must tell my Hon. Friend Miss Janet Fookes) that although I have always been attracted to her I have never actually dared ask her whether she would go to bed with me." - Nicholas Fairbairn

"The ambassador and the grandees who accompanied him were so gorgeous that all London crowded to stare at them, and so filthy that nobody dared to touch them. They came to the court balls dropping pearls and vermin." - Thomas B. Macaulay

"At first no one spoke. Boule de Suif dared not even raise her eyes. She felt at once indignant with her neighbors, and humiliated at having yielded to the Prussian into whose arms they had so hypocritically cast her." - Guy De Maupassant

"We were permitted to shriek in the tongue of dwarfs and demons But pure and generous words were forbidden Under so stiff a penalty that whoever dared to pronounce one Considered himself as a lost man." - Czeslaw Milosz

"Hopeless of all he dared to hope so long, The music born within him dies away; Even the song he loved becomes a pain, Full-freighted with a yearning all in vain." - Edmund Clarence Stedman

"People are always asking me what my lyrics mean. Well I say what any decent poet would say if you dared ask him to analyse his work: if you see it, darling, then it's there." - Freddie Mercury

"It [the Mississippi] belonged to the same category as vandalized public housing projects, junked automobiles and dead cats. I was appalled. No one would have dared do such a thing to the river in my head." - Jonathan Raban

"The criticisms were so tepid they were embarrassing. Almost nobody, including me, dared to criticize the U.S. attack on South Vietnam. That's like talking Hittite. Nobody even understood the words." - Noam Chomsky

"That man is... odd, I dared say to William. He is, or has been, in many ways a great man. But for this very reason he is odd. It is only petty men who seem normal." - Umberto Eco

"Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionaries and rebels-men and women who dared to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion." - Dwight D Eisenhower

"The scarlet letter was her passport into regions where other women dared not tread. Shame, Despair, Solitude! These had been her teachers - stern and wild ones, - and they had made her strong, but taught her much amiss." - Nathaniel Hawthorne

"She walked and walked, daring to be happy, risking the wrath of the Gods. She raised her large smiling face to the sun and when she was not struck down, dared to hope for herself again." - Susan Ruth Johnson

"The only thing that lives beyond the grave is the wake you have created by the way you have lived your life; the goals you have set; the distance away from the normal you dared to tread." - Gerry Lindgren

"The people who most affected me were the ones who got right in there with me, who cried with me, but who also had a certain authority, who dared to say what needed saying." - Henri Nouwen

"She placed her palm over his wound, pressing as hard as she dared. She would stop the blood. She would hold him and stop his life from escaping. She would hold life inside him and he would' die" - Michael Grant

"Ah, what a grand, glorious day this has been. The dawn of freedom which it heralds may not break upon us at once; but it will surely come, and sooner, I believe, than we have ever dared hope before..." - Charlotte Forten Grimke

"The twentieth century will be remembered chiefly, not as an age of political conflicts and technical inventions, but as an age in which human society dared to think of the health of the whole human race as a practical objective." - Arnold Toynbee

"Does it mean this, does it mean that, that's all anybody wants to know. I'd say what any decent poet would say if anyone dared ask him to analyze his work: if you see it, darling, then it's there!" - Freddie Mercury



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