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A list of the best danger quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous danger quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic danger quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational danger quotes from that same writer.

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Great perils have this beauty,... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers. Victor Hugo

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The most dangerous thing in th... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
The most dangerous thing in the world is to try to leap a chasm in two jumps. David Lloyd George

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No one that encounters prosper... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
No one that encounters prosperity does not also encounter danger. Heraclitus

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Nothing is so dangerous as an ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Nothing is so dangerous as an ignorant friend. Jean de La Fontaine

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If a little knowledge is dange... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man who has so much as to be out of danger? Thomas Huxley

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Many have had their greatness ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Many have had their greatness made for them by their enemies. Baltasar Gracián y Morales

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A wreck on shore is a beacon a... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
A wreck on shore is a beacon at sea.

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Avoiding danger is no safer in... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold. Helen Keller

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The most dangerous thing is il... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
The most dangerous thing is illusion. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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The wise man in the storm pray... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
The wise man in the storm prays to God, not for safety from danger, but for deliverance from fear. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Danger -- if you meet it promp... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Danger -- if you meet it promptly and without flinching -- you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never! Winston Churchill

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"You have crossbows: Shoot early; shoot often." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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Beware lest you lose the subst... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow. Aesop

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Haste breeds error; error bree... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Haste breeds error; error breeds woe. Janet Morris

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"If the gods sent you to fight here, then the gods are fools." Janet Morris

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"But we're dying here." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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In time of danger it is proper... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
In time of danger it is proper to be alarmed until danger be near at hand; but when we perceive that danger is near, we should oppose it as if we were not afraid.

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One ought never to turn one's ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
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! Ralph Waldo Emerson

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It is better to do thine own d... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
It is better to do thine own duty, however lacking in merit, than to do that of another, even though efficiently. It is better to die doing one's own duty, for to do the duty of another is fraught with danger.

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Danger and delight grow on one... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Danger and delight grow on one stalk.

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Yon Cassius has a lean and hun... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look; He thinks too much; such men are dangerous William Shakespeare

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It is better to meet danger th... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
It is better to meet danger than to wait for it. He that is on a lee shore, and foresees a hurricane, stands out to sea and encounters a storm to avoid a shipwreck. Charles Caleb Colton

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We triumph without glory when ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
We triumph without glory when we conquer without danger. Pierre Corneille

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Don't, boy. Draw that sword o... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Don't, boy. Draw that sword on your left hip now and everything changes -- for the worse, for you and all your brothers. Janet Morris, Chris Morris, Critias

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"There are stranger things here than Thebans know about….” Janet Morris

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Out of this nettle, danger, we... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Out of this nettle, danger, we pluck this flower, safety. William Shakespeare

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War seared its specter into yo... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
War seared its specter into your memory. Doubled the beat of your heart. Humbled you because it would take you if it could. Living had become very important, the only thing that mattered. Chris Morris

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Those who'll play with cats mu... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Those who'll play with cats must expect to be scratched. Miguel de Cervantes

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"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, Chris Morris

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Nothing is so exhilarating in ... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Nothing is so exhilarating in life as to be shot at with no result. Winston Churchill

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As soon as there is life there... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
As soon as there is life there is danger. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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In this world there is always ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
In this world there is always danger for those who are afraid of it. George Bernard Shaw

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I destroy my enemy when I make... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
I destroy my enemy when I make him my friend. Abraham Lincoln

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One is not exposed to danger w... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
One is not exposed to danger who, even when in safety is always on their guard. Publilius Syrus

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The secret of reaping the grea... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously. Friedrich Nietzsche

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However well organized the fou... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
However well organized the foundations of life may be, life must always be full of risks. Havelock Ellis

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Would you learn the secret of ... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Would you learn the secret of the sea? Only those who brave its dangers, comprehend its mystery! Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Constant exposure to dangers w... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Constant exposure to dangers will breed contempt for them. Seneca the Younger

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Danger past, God forgotten. is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Danger past, God forgotten.

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Biggest profits mean gravest r... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Biggest profits mean gravest risks.

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If we survive danger it steels... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
If we survive danger it steels our courage more than anything else. Reinhold Niebuhr

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Prevention Is Better Than Cure is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
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Actually, the streets are quit... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Actually, the streets are quite safe today, it's the people on them who aren't.

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The person who runs away expos... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
The person who runs away exposes himself to that very danger more than a person who sits quietly. Jawaharlal Nehru

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Wise people say nothing in dan... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Wise people say nothing in dangerous times. John Selden

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Send danger from the east unto... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Send danger from the east unto the west, so honor cross it from the north to south. William Shakespeare

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The most dangerous people are ... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
The most dangerous people are the ignorant. Henry Ward Beecher

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When danger approaches, sing t... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
When danger approaches, sing to it.

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To conquer without danger is t... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
To conquer without danger is to conquer without glory. Pierre Corneille

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Princes and governments are fa... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Quotes About Danger
Princes and governments are far more dangerous than other elements within society. Niccolò Machiavelli