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There is a danger of changing too much in the search for perfection. ...
by Agnetha Faltskog

There is a danger of changing too much in the search for perfection.
- Agnetha Faltskog

Related topics: Change

My path has not been determined.
I shall have more experiences and pass many more milestones.
- Agnetha Faltskog

It's strange that the newspapers don't see a connection
between their false revelations about my private life
and my need for seclusion and security.
- Agnetha Faltskog

There was a time when the music fell silent.
Both within me and around me.
- Agnetha Faltskog

 

This idea of trying to repeat a success doesn't interest me.
It's only really done to make money.
- Agnetha Faltskog

I can spot empty flattery and know exactly where I stand.
In the end it's really only my own approval or disapproval that means anything.
- Agnetha Faltskog

I may have aimed too high sometimes,
asked too much of myself and demanded too little from those around me.
- Agnetha Faltskog

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I must be allowed to be as I am.
- Agnetha Faltskog

It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I
couldn't keep our family together.
You never get it back, but to this day I don't regret splitting up.
The reason behind our separation is one of those things
I definitely don't want to go into!
- Agnetha Faltskog

I have always had strong maternal instincts.
Even when I was still a child I cut out pictures of
prams from newspapers and imagined the feeling of pushing
my own pram through fresh winter snow and seeing the
wheels' tracks behind me in the snow.
- Agnetha Faltskog

When I'm living in the world of luxury and celebrity,
which is where I found myself for a large part of my life,
it's a walk-on part.
Not a vital necessity, like it is for so many people.
I enjoy it but I can see right through it!
- Agnetha Faltskog

When written in Chinese, the word "crisis"
is composed of two characters.
One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
- John F. Kennedy

The wise man in the storm prays God,
not for safety from danger,
but for deliverance from fear.
It is the storm within which endangers him,
not the storm without.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.
- Alfred Adler

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing,
we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger,
but jump in and scramble through as well as we can.
- Robert Cushing

Avoiding danger is no safer
in the long run than outright exposure.
he fearful are caught as often as the bold.
- Helen Keller

During the first period of a man's life
the greatest danger is not to take the risk.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Courage is not always about action,
and it doesn't always involve danger,
but courage is always doing what is right.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When I hear music, I fear no danger.
I am invulnerable. I see no foe.
I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
- Henry David Thoreau

In this world there is always danger
for those who are afraid of it.
- George Bernard Shaw

Anger spells dANGER.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is better to lead from behind
and to put others in front,
especially when you celebrate victory
when nice things occur.
You take the front line when there is danger.
Then people will appreciate your leadership.
- Nelson Mandela

There is danger that we lose sight of
what our friend is absolutely,
while considering what she is to us alone.
- Henry David Thoreau

While the laughter of joy is in
full harmony with our deeper life,
the laughter of amusement
should be kept apart from it.
The danger is too great of thus learning
to look at solemn things in a spirit of mockery,
and to seek in them opportunities for exercising wit.
- Lewis Carroll

As soon as there is life there is danger.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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.
- Helen Keller

Any man today who returns from work,
sinks into a chair,
and calls for his pipe is a man with an appetite for danger.
- Bill Cosby

The man who promises everything, is sure to fulfill nothing,
and everyone who promises too much is in danger of
using evil means in order to carry out his promises,
and is already on the road to perdition.
- Carl Jung

If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day,
he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer.
But if he spends his days as a speculator,
shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time,
he is deemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.
- Henry David Thoreau

Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great
design is often to ruin it.
- Miguel de Cervantes

The danger is not that a particular class is unfit to govern:
every class is unfit to govern.
- Lord Acton

The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men,
but that men will begin to think like computers.
- Sydney J. Harris

Anger and Danger are intimately intertwined.
An angry person is a dangerous person,
whether that person crosses our path
or whether the angry person is ourself.
To complete the anger/danger cycle,
whenever we feel threatened -
when we believe we are in danger -
we tend to exhibit anger as well as fear.
We look for someone to blame for the dangerous situation,
and direct our anger toward them.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

There is always the danger that we may
just do the work for the sake of the work.
This is where the respect and the love and the devotion come in -
that we do it to God, to Christ,
and that's why we try to do it as beautifully as possible.
- Mother Teresa

The Linux philosophy is 'Laugh in the face of danger'.
Oops.
Wrong One.
'Do it yourself'.
Yes, that's it.
- Linus Torvalds

The danger of the past was that men became slaves.
The danger of the future is that man may become robots.
- Erich Fromm

It is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at
home is to be charged to the provisions against danger,
real or pretended, from abroad.
- James Madison

The use and threat of force, when world peace is not in danger,
are no longer valid frames of reference for achieving
the ends sought today by sovereign nations.
- Carlos Salinas

Which is good, in a way, because the danger in doing
something like STAR TREK is that you end up in that
pigeonhole and you're doing that the rest of your life.
- Colm Meaney

In this situation I was constantly exposed to danger and death.
- Daniel Boone

Impeachment is not a remedy for private wrongs;
it's a method of removing someone whose continued presence
in office would cause grave danger to the nation.
- Charles Ruff

Danger breeds best on too much confidence.
- Pierre Corneille

If I were reincarnated, I'd want to come back a buzzard.
Nothing hates him or envies him or wants him or needs him.
He is never bothered or in danger, and he can eat anything.
- William Faulkner

Armaments are necessary - or are maintained on the pretext of necessity -
because of a real or an imagined danger of war.
- Ludwig Quidde

I have, indeed, no abhorrence of danger,
except in its absolute effect - in terror.
- Edgar Allan Poe

So the danger of conservative judicial activism has
been averted for another year.
Stay tuned.
- Michael Kinsley

Every day Saddam remains in power with chemical weapons,
biological weapons, and the development of nuclear
weapons is a day of danger for the United States.
- Joe Lieberman

The Past: Our cradle, not our prison;
there is danger as well as appeal in its glamour.
The past is for inspiration, not imitation,
for continuation, not repetition.
- Israel Zangwill

One ought never to turn one's back
on a threatened danger and try to run away from it.
If you do that, you will double the danger.
But if you meet it promptly and without flinching,
you will reduce the danger by half.
Never run away from anything. Never!
- Winston Churchill

As a civilian during the Second War,
I was exposed to danger in circumstances which removed
any distinction between the man in and the man out of uniform.
- Lester B. Pearson

It's human nature to start taking things for granted
again when danger isn't banging loudly on the door.
- David Hackworth

WikiLeaks presents a clear and present danger to the
national security of the United States.
- Peter King

Now we have a whole separate supplier of data for Able
Danger who's verifying that same information.
- Curt Weldon

It is very difficult to get legislation passed.
But then the danger always is that you have no power
at all if you do not exercise constant power.
- Major Owens

In truth, men speak too much of danger.
- Jose Marti

When we conquer without danger our triumph is without glory.
- Pierre Corneille

Ninety-nine per cent of the people in the world are
fools and the rest of us are in great danger of contagion.
- Thornton Wilder

If a little knowledge is dangerous, where is the man
who has so much as to be out of danger?
- Thomas Huxley

One is not exposed to danger who, even when in safety
is always on their guard.
- Publilius Syrus

Through danger safety comes - through trouble rest.
- John Marston

If we survive danger it steels our courage more than anything else.
- Reinhold Niebuhr

President Bush is manufacturing a crisis by suggesting
that Social Security is in imminent danger.
It is not.
- Richard Neal

Men who are orthodox when they are young are in danger
of being middle-aged all their lives.
- Walter Lippmann

When we are afraid we ought not to occupy ourselves
with endeavoring to prove that there is no danger,
but in strengthening ourselves to go on in spite of the danger.
- Mark Rutherford

If I had been censured every time I have run my ship,
or fleets under my command, into great danger,
I should have long ago been out of the Service and
never in the House of Peers.
- Horatio Nelson

I did not imagine that the second half of my life would
be spent on efforts to avert a mortal danger to humanity created by science.
- Joseph Rotblat

Bullfighting is the only art in which the artist is
in danger of death and in which the degree of brilliance
in the performance is left to the fighter's honor.
- Ernest Hemingway

There can be no intelligent control of the lead danger
in industry unless it is based on the principle of
keeping the air clear from dust and fumes.
- Alice Hamilton

In Republics, the great danger is, that the majority
may not sufficiently respect the rights of the minority.
- James Madison

The danger in media concentration comes not from the concentration,
but instead from the feudalism that this concentration,
tied to the change in copyright, produces.
- Lawrence Lessig


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