Danger Quotes

Most popular danger quotes

A victory without danger is a triumph without glory.

glory

Out of this nettle, danger, we pluck this flower, safety.

safety

Don't play for safety.
It's the most dangerous thing in the world.

caution safety

Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them.
The person who runs away exposes himself to that very danger more than a person who sits quietly.
One doesn't measure friendship by length of time only; depth of time is just as valuable. And danger gives the greatest depths of all.

friendship

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.

history

Everyone, my friend, demands a spice of danger in their lives.  Some get it vicariously—as in bullfights.  Some read about it.  Some find it at the cinema.  But I am sure of this—too much safety is abhorrent to the nature of a human being.

safety

That fortitude which has encountered no dangers, that prudence which has surmounted no difficulties, that integrity which has been attacked by no temptation, can at best be considered but as gold not yet brought to the test, of which therefore the true value cannot be assigned.

difficulties temptation

When our very lives are threatened we begin to live.  Even the psychic invalid throws away his crutches in such moments.  For him the greatest joy is to realize that there is something more important than himself.  All his life he has turned on the spit of his own roasted ego.  He made the fire with his own hands.  He drips in his own juices.