Quotes – Safe

To play safe, I prefer to accept only one type of power: the power of art over trash, the triumph of magic over the brute.   Vladimir Nabokov Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov (10 April] 1899[a] – 2 July 1977), also known by the… Read More ›


Eighty percent of all choices are based on fear. Most people don’t choose what they want; they choose what they think is safe.   Phil McGraw Phillip Calvin McGraw (born September 1, 1950) Raised in the Midwestern United States, McGraw… Read More ›


Each evening, I ached for the shelter of my tent, for the smallest sense that something was shielding me from the entire rest of the world, keeping me safe not from danger, but from vastness itself. I loved the dim,… Read More ›


A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for. John Shedd (July 20, 1850 – October 22, 1926) One of Chicago’s major philanthropists, he contributed extensively to Chicago charities, universities and museums, and in… Read More ›