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Security can only be achieved through constant change, through discarding old ideas that have outlived their usefulness and adapting others to current facts.

Security depends not so much upon how much you have, as upon how much you can do without.

Security is a false god; begin making sacrifices to it and you are lost.

Security is a kind of death.

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.

Security is not the absence of danger, but the presence of God, no matter what the danger.

Solvency is entirely a matter of temperament, not of income.

The man who looks for security, even in the mind, is like a man who would chop off his limbs in order to have artificial ones which will give him no pain or trouble.

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

The one permanent emotion of the inferior man is fear - fear of the unknown, the complex, the inexplicable. What he wants above everything else is safety.

The only peace, the only security, is in fulfillment.

The way to be safe is never to be secure.

There is no security in this life, only opportunity.

There is no security, no assurance that because we wrote something good two months ago, we will do it again. Actually, every time we begin, we wonder how we ever did it before.

There is no way to take the danger out of human relationships.

To be on the alert is to live; to be lulled into security is to die.

To keep oneself safe does not mean to bury oneself.

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

Truly nothing is to be expected but the unexpected.

Truth is the only safe ground to stand upon.


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