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Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper and the old men and old women warmer in the winter and happier in the summer.
Silence is safer than speech.
People are more violently opposed to fur than leather because it's safer to harass rich women than motorcycle gangs.
Think carefully before asking for justice. Mercy might be safer.
At the end of the day, there is no doubt that the unique spirit embodied by this country has worked, not just to make the world safer, but to make it better.
In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone.
John Kenneth Galbraith
It is often safer to be in chains than to be free.
For all who love freedom and peace, the world without Saddam Hussein's regime is a better and safer place.
George W. Bush
America will be far safer if we reduce the chances of a terrorist attack in one of our cities than if we diminish the civil liberties of our own people.
There are a lot of us little gypsies out there that need to go and find another place you know. A safer, healthier or just a different venue in order to develop and find ourselves. I am so lucky to live the life that I do.
Habits are safer than rules; you don't have to watch them. And you don't have to keep them either. They keep you.
You're safer in the race car than you are in cars going to and from the track.
Speech and silence. We feel safer with a madman who talks than with one who cannot open his mouth.
Emile M. Cioran
If you really believe that you're making a difference and that you can leave a legacy of better schools and jobs and safer streets, why would you not spend the money? The objective is to improve the schools, bring down crime, build affordable housing, clean the streets - not to have a fair fight.
I think they quite like me when I work because I'm one of the safer directors to back, because even if my films don't bring their costs in back home, once they're shown outside of India they manage to cover the costs.
You are safer here tonight than you would be on the streets of any other city in the world.
Contrary to what the politicians and religious leaders would like us to believe, the world won't be made safer by creating barriers between people.
Once the cry and the cause of a generation of progressives to make America safer, fairer and cleaner, 'regulation' is now a dirty word in our politics. Even Democrats are quick to talk about cutting regulations; Republicans hate them with - how to put it? - evangelical fervor.
The space shuttle is a better and safer rocket than it was before the Challenger accident.
And to stick our head in the sand and pretend that we are somehow safer if we do not know or to pretend we are somehow safer if we limit our options seems to me not only foolish but actually dangerous.
The families of many athletes - incensed at the sports leagues and hoping to make games safer overall - are increasingly making the brains of players who die prematurely and suspiciously available for study. Some athletes are even making the bequest themselves.
It is much safer to obey than to rule.
Thomas a Kempis
I don't think there's any question that America is safer as a result of the bin Laden operation.
I'm not a big fan of flying. I definitely try to take the bus whenever I can. I've gotten a little bit better about it, but it was a pretty crippling thing for many years. I feel safer in a private plane.
Most of all I don't want to be bored. That's why I'd rather do something that has some sort of ambition, that risks failing, rather than make safer, more comfortable choices.
And I have no doubt that the American people generally believe the world is safer, and that we are safer, when we are stronger.
It is our job, as members of parliament, to legislate with an eye to the long term future, to look over the horizon beyond the next election and ensure that as far as we can what we do today will make Australia a better place, a safer place, for future generations to live in.
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