Protection Sayings and Quotes

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

Protecting yourself is self defense. Protecting others is warriorship.     

Bohdi Sanders

Sometimes, staying away from people is the only protection that you have for your heart.     


Safety is an illusion and perhaps it's better to challenge it sometimes, to see how far we can go, to learn about the stuff we are made of.     

Tania Aebi

Protection is not a principle, but an expedient.     

Benjamin Disraeli

Protection of private property is a fundamental right protected in a strong democracy.     

Jim Ryun

You have to get beyond the barrier of self-protection before you can really fly.     

Elizabeth Streb

A protector can't protect someone who does not wish to be protected.     

Dan Lord

They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.     

Benjamin Franklin

To enable men to exercise that power is the object of protection.     

Henry Charles Carey

The best protection for the people is not necessarily to believe everything people tell them.     


Be good to others, that will protect you against evil.     

Abu Bakr

Protection is the first necessity of opulence and luxury.     

Joseph Conrad

You're safe not because of the absence of danger, but because of the presence of God.     


One of the best protections against disappointment is to have a lot going on.     

Alain De Botton

It was easier to be brave when someone needed your protection.     

Robert Jordan

Protection of religious freedom means considering the faiths and beliefs of everyone involved.     

Mike Quigley

Even the powerful needed protection sometimes.     

J.R. Ward

Protectionism is the institutionalization of economic failure.     

Edward Heath

A man without a vote is man without protection.     

Lyndon B. Johnson

Protection of human life can be costly; but so is the neglect of that protection.     

Max Anders

It doesn't matter what's in front of her, because she knows who's behind her.     


The real protection of life and property, always and everywhere.     

Rose Wilder Lane

Protection and security are only valuable if they do not cramp life excessively.     

Carl Jung

The protection of a man's person is more sacred than the protection of his property.     

Thomas Paine

The best lightning rod for your protection is your own spine.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson