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Biggest profits mean gravest risks.

A wreck on shore is a beacon at sea.
The secret of reaping the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment from life is to live dangerously.
If we survive danger it steels our courage more than anything else.
A person in danger should not try to escape at one stroke. He should first calmly hold his own, then be satisfied with small gains, which will come by creative adaptations.
Great perils have this beauty, that they bring to light the fraternity of strangers.
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.
Stay out of the road, if you want to grow old.
As soon as there is life there is danger.
To conquer without danger is to conquer without glory.
Dangers bring fears, and fears more dangers bring.
I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them.
There is not in nature, a thing that makes man so deformed, so beastly, as doth intemperate anger.
Anxiety is the rust of life, destroying its brightness and weakening its power. A childlike and abiding trust in Providence is its best preventive and remedy.
A vigorous temper is not altogether an evil. Men who are easy as an old shoe are generally of little worth.
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
The wrath of brothers is fierce and devilish.
He who is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.
He took over anger to intimidate subordinates, and in time anger took over him.
The flame of anger, bright and brief, sharpens the barb of love.
Temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.
Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you have to score.
Most men's anger about religion is as if two men should quarrel for a lady they neither of them care for.
Anger is the most impotent of passions. It effects nothing it goes about, and hurts the one who is possessed by it more than the one against whom it is directed.
Violence in the voice is often only the death rattle of reason in the throat.
The discretion of a man deferreth his anger; and it is his glory to pass over a transgression. [Proverbs 19:11]
As the whirlwind in its fury teareth up trees, and deformeth the face of nature, or as an earthquake in its convulsions overturneth whole cities; so the rage of an angry man throweth mischief around him.
He understood that men were forever strangers to one another, that no one ever comes really to know any one, that imprisoned in the dark womb of our mother, we come to life without having seen her face, that we are given to her arms a stranger, and that, caught in that insoluble prison of being, we escape it never, no matter what arms may clasp us, what mouth may kiss us, what heart may warm us. Never, never, never, never, never.
Every time a man unburdens his heart to a stranger he reaffirms the love that unites humanity.
It was his peculiar happiness that he scarcely ever found a stranger whom he did not leave a friend; but it must likewise be added, that he had not often a friend long without obliging him to become a stranger.
The moment one accosts a stranger or is accosted by him is above all in this life the moment of drama... Whoever we meet watches us intently at the quick, strange moment of meeting, to see whether we are disposed to be friendly.
By foreign hands thy humble grave adorned; By strangers honored, and by strangers mourned.
Being on the tightrope is living; everything else is waiting.
Don't play for safety -- it's the most dangerous thing in the world.
One is not exposed to danger who, even when in safety is always on their guard.
We are confronted by a first danger, the destructiveness of applied atomic energy. And then we are confronted by a second danger, that we do not enough appreciate the first danger.
Send danger from the east unto the west, so honor cross it from the north to south.
Out of this nettle, danger, we pluck this flower, safety.
Constant exposure to dangers will breed contempt for them.
Wise people say nothing in dangerous times.

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