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Let us not pray to be sheltered from dangers but to be fearless when facing them.
A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers and pressures - and that is the basis of all human morality.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Vincent Van Gogh
The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better to abandon one's self to destiny.
Constant exposure to dangers will breed contempt for them.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Every blunder behind us is giving a cheer for us, and only for those who were willing to fail are the dangers and splendors of life.
We are willing enough to praise freedom when she is safely tucked away in the past and cannot be a nuisance. In the present, amidst dangers whose outcome we cannot foresee, we get nervous about her, and admit censorship.
E. M. Forster
Courage enlarges, cowardice diminishes resources. In desperate straits the fears of the timid aggravate the dangers that imperil the brave.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Follow the path of the unsafe, independent thinker. Expose your ideas to the dangers of controversy. Speak your mind and fear less the label of 'crackpot' than the stigma of conformity. And on issues that seem important to you, stand up and be counted at any cost.
How great are the dangers I face to win a good name in Athens.
Alexander the Great
The principal act of courage is to endure and withstand dangers doggedly rather than to attack them.
The danger sensation is exciting. The challenge is to find new dangers.
Woman and men of retiring timidity are cowardly only in dangers which affect themselves, but the first to rescue when others are in danger.
The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in the insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well meaning but without understanding.
Louis D. Brandeis
Beauty, like ice, our footing does betray; Who can tread sure on the smooth, slippery way: Pleased with the surface, we glide swiftly on, And see the dangers that we cannot shun.
The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change everything... or nothing.
Whatever the dangers of the action we take, the dangers of inaction are far, far greater.
Two dangers constantly threaten the world: order and disorder.
Great things are won by great dangers.
Freedom of conscience entails more dangers than authority and despotism.
Monarchs ought to put to death the authors and instigators of war, as their sworn enemies and as dangers to their states.
Learning carries within itself certain dangers because out of necessity one has to learn from one's enemies.
Above all else, we need a reaffirmation of political commitment at the highest levels to reducing the dangers that arise both from existing nuclear weapons and from further proliferation.
One of the functions of intelligence is to take account of the dangers that come from trusting solely to the intelligence.
We cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears. We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.
I'm very much aware of the dangers of becoming a cliche. Mr. Anger, someone who gets meaner, angrier on record.
In retrospect, the Millennium marked only a moment in time. It was the events of September 11 that marked a turning point in history, where we confront the dangers of the future and assess the choices facing humankind.
I think one of the great dangers here is going and categorizing anybody from one religion as a terrorist. That's not true... That would let the terrorists win. That's what they want us to do.
I am one who believes that one of the greatest dangers of advertising is not that of misleading people, but that of boring them to death.
The dangers of a concentration of all power in the general government of a confederacy so vast as ours are too obvious to be disregarded.
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