Dangerous Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old dangerous quotes, dangerous sayings, and dangerous proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The most dangerous enemy is not the one who lingers behind you in the shadows, but the one who walks beside you as a friend.     

Bianca Scardoni

The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.     

Albert Einstein

The most dangerous ideas in a society are not the ones being argued, but the ones that are assumed.     

C S Lewis

Most dangerous is that temptation that doth good us on to sin to loving virtue.     

William Shakespeare

It is dangerous to understand new things too quickly.     

Josiah Warren

A nation without humor is not only sad but dangerous.     

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller

There is nothing so difficult or so dangerous as to undertake to change the order of things.     

Niccolo Machiavelli

It is dangerous to be sincere unless you are also stupid.     

George Bernard Shaw

There's nothing more dangerous than someone who wants to make the world a better place.     

Banksy

It's dangerous to get too far from what they identify you with.     

Jimmy Rushing

The most dangerous silence is the one where the impending danger is more silent than the silence there     

Mehmet Murat ildan

To be right is dangerous, it has ever been the source of all intolerance.     

Paul Tournier

Theories then are dangerous things.     

Virginia Woolf

The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose.     

James A. Baldwin

Success is dangerous. One begins to copy oneself, and to copy oneself is more dangerous than to copy others. It leads to sterility.     

Pablo Picasso

There is nobody more dangerous than one who has been humiliated, even when you humiliate him rightly.     

Nelson Mandela

The world is too dangerous for anything but truth and too small for anything but love.     

William Sloane Coffin

A gun is no more dangerous than a cricket bat in the hands of a madman.     

Prince Philip

The most dangerous negativity comes from ourselves in the form of doubts, fears and unreasonable self-criticisms.     

Bryant McGill

The most dangerous enemy is that which no one fears.     

Dan Brown

The most dangerous enemy is the one who can easily make friends with his potential victims!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

The most dangerous thing in the world is to have no purpose.     

T. D. Jakes

Next to power without honor, the most dangerous thing in the world is power without humor.     

Eric Sevareid

The dangerous thing about hate is that it seems so reasonable.     

Enid Bagnold

It is a dangerous thing to have instant access to your emotions.     

Dennis Potter

You can't take away knowledge, and it's dangerous to pretend you never had it.     

Cynthia Heimel

It is dangerous to know, but it is more dangerous not to know.     

Rollo May

The most dangerous enemy in the world is the one you do not recognize.     

Tess Gerritsen

You fear tomorrow: yet yesterday is just as dangerous.     

Idries Shah

It is dangerous to be right in matters on which the established authorities are wrong.     

Voltaire