Quotations that match 'cautious'.

The timid man calls himself cautious, the sordid man thrifty. Publilius Syrus
[ Calls Cautious Himself Man Sordid Timid]
Be cautious of playing your Queen in front of your King and in subjecting yourself to a discovered check. It is better when check is given to your King to interpose a man that attacks the checking Piece than with one that does not. Howard Staunton
[ Attacks Better Cautious Check Checking Discovered Does Front Given Interpose King Man Piece Playing Queen Subjecting Than Your Yourself]
I'm very cautious about talking about how actors got where they got, as though there is in fact a plan or a way. There is no plan, there is no way, there's no sure set, there's no handbook, on how to get to be an actor. Peter Jurasik
[ Actor Actors Cautious Fact Get Got Handbook How Plan Set Sure Talking Though Very Way Where]
Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone. Sigmund Freud
[ Admonish Alone Also Anticipate Avoids Businessman Capital Cautious Concern Happiness His Investing Just Our Probably Quarter Us Wisdom Would]
I guess you could say I'm cautious, or a coward. Namie Amuro
[ Cautious Could Coward Guess Say]
I think every band is a little cautious when the drummer starts to write tunes. Matt Cameron
[ Band Cautious Drummer Every Little Starts Think Tunes Write]
If you treat with courtesy your equal, who is privileged to resent an impertinence, how much more cautious should you be to your dependents, from whom you demand a respectful demeanor. Robert Chambers
[ Cautious Courtesy Demand Equal How Impertinence More Much Privileged Resent Respectful Should Treat Whom Your]
If one is forever cautious, can one remain a human being? Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
[ Being Cautious Forever Human Remain]
Our cautious ancestors, when yawning, blocked the way to the entrance of evil spirits by putting their hands before their mouths. We find a reason for the gesture in the delicacy of manner which forbids an indecent exposure. George H. Mead
[ Ancestors Before Blocked Cautious Delicacy Entrance Evil Exposure Find Forbids Gesture Hands Indecent Manner Mouths Our Putting Reason Spirits Their Way Which Yawning]
There are many talented people who haven't fulfilled their dreams because they over thought it, or they were too cautious, and were unwilling to make the leap of faith. James Cameron
[ Because Cautious Dreams Faith Fulfilled Haven Leap Make Many Over Talented Their Thought Too Unwilling Were]
I have to be cautious, have my thyroid levels checked, and as long as I do that, I'm fine. Gail Devers
[ Cautious Checked Fine Levels Long Thyroid]
Ray is very secretive about his ideas - why not, the times that the Kinks have been ripped off, especially in the early years, it makes you a little bit cautious about telling anybody what you're doing. And that's understandable. Dave Davies
[ Anybody Been Bit Cautious Doing Early Especially His Ideas Kinks Little Makes Off Ray Ripped Secretive Telling Times Understandable Very Why Years]
By striving to do the impossible, man has always achieved what is possible. Those who have cautiously done no more than they believed possible have never taken a single step forward. Mikhail Bakunin
[ Achieved Always Believed Cautiously Done Forward Impossible Man More Never Possible Single Step Striving Taken Than Those]
In each action we must look beyond the action at our past, present, and future state, and at others whom it affects, and see the relations of all those things. And then we shall be very cautious. Blaise Pascal
[ Action Affects Beyond Cautious Each Future Look Must Others Our Past Present Relations See Shall State Then Things Those Very Whom]
What was it about Carolyn that made her so cautious about revealing herself? Michael Bergin
[ Cautious Her Herself Made Revealing]
You can't test courage cautiously. Annie Dillard
[ Cautiously Courage Test]
Roddenberry had created quite a complex and at times mysterious character. Guarded, cautious, careful in showing his feelings in expressing his ideas about many things - I found that very interesting. Patrick Stewart
[ Careful Cautious Character Complex Created Expressing Feelings Found Guarded Had His Ideas Interesting Many Mysterious Quite Showing Things Times Very]
Thou ought to be nice, even to superstition, in keeping thy promises, and therefore equally cautious in making them. Thomas Fuller
[ Cautious Equally Even Keeping Making Nice Ought Promises Superstition Them Therefore Thou Thy]
The Canadian spirit is cautious, observant and critical where the American is assertive. V. S. Pritchett
[ American Assertive Canadian Cautious Critical Observant Spirit Where]
The cautious seldom err. Confucius Leadership
[ Cautious Err Seldom]
We are optimistic, but we are optimistic in a cautious fashion. Tom Lantos
[ Cautious Fashion Optimistic]
There are successful scholars, public-spirited scholars, upright scholars, cautious scholars, and those who are merely petty men. Xun Zi
[ Cautious Men Merely Petty Public-Spirited Scholars Successful Those Upright]
Put this restriction on your pleasures, be cautious that they injure no being that lives. John Zimmerman
[ Being Cautious Injure Lives Pleasures Put Restriction Your]
Open your mouth and purse cautiously, and your stock of wealth and reputation shall, at least in repute, be great. John Zimmerman
[ Cautiously Great Least Mouth Open Purse Reputation Repute Shall Stock Wealth Your]
You have to be young to be able to do things like that. Now I'm more cautious. I'm proud that I was able to do what I did - psychologically it was a great wall to climb - but sometimes I regret it. Mathias Rust
[ Able Cautious Climb Did Great More Now Proud Psychologically Regret Sometimes Things Wall Young]
I'm always a little cautious, there's a few amendments that are out there that I think could do some damage, so I've been more concerned about over regulating, going too far. Don Nickles
[ Always Amendments Been Cautious Concerned Could Damage Far Few Going Little More Out Over Regulating Some Think Too]
The more a race is governed by its passions, the less it has acquired the habit of cautious and reasoned argument, the more intense will be its love of music. Stendhal
[ Acquired Argument Cautious Governed Habit Intense Less Love More Music Passions Race Reasoned Will]
For the first half of this century, High Court judges have been cautious to the point of timidity in expressing any criticism of governmental action; the independence of the judiciary has been of a decidedly subordinate character. Ferdinand Mount
[ Action Any Been Cautious Century Character Court Criticism Decidedly Expressing First Governmental Half High Independence Judges Judiciary Point Subordinate Timidity]
How prone to doubt, how cautious are the wise! Alexander Pope
[ Cautious Doubt How Prone Wise]
If the 20th century taught us anything, it is to be cautious about the work impossible. Charles Platt
[ Anything Cautious Century Impossible Taught Us Work]
Other than that one year, Salon has been very cautious about the way it spends money. For instance, since last year, we've had virtually no marketing budget. It's just word of mouth. And our circulation continues to grow that way by breaking news stories. David Talbot
[ Been Breaking Budget Cautious Circulation Continues Grow Had Instance Just Last Marketing Money Mouth News Other Our Salon Since Spends Stories Than Very Virtually Way Word Year]
I'm cautious about using fire. It can become theatrical. I am interested in the heat, not the flames. Andy Goldsworthy
[ Am Become Cautious Fire Flames Heat Interested Theatrical Using]
Let's be cautious about dreaming up extreme scenarios. The situation in Iraq is still salvageable. Rand Beers
[ Cautious Dreaming Extreme Iraq Scenarios Situation Still Up]
The reason why I have survived as long as I have survived is what my friends, comrades and supporters thought was an extraordinarily cautious approach. Ernst Zundel
[ Approach Cautious Comrades Extraordinarily Friends Long Reason Supporters Survived Thought Why]
There are grounds for cautious optimism that we may now be near the end ofthe search for the ultimate laws of nature. Stephen Hawking
[ Cautious End Grounds Laws May Nature Near Now Optimism Search Ultimate]
First of all, in terms of investment in Internet-related developments, venture capitalists - once burned - are now very cautious and are investing in areas that actually make business sense. Vinton Cerf
[ Actually Areas Burned Business Capitalists Cautious Developments First Investing Investment Make Now Once Sense Terms Venture Very]
Cautious, careful people, always casting about to preserve their reputations... can never effect a reform. Susan B. Anthony
[ Always Careful Casting Cautious Effect Never Preserve Reform Reputations Their]
I'm cautious about a lot of words. James Hillman
[ Cautious Lot Words]
Oh, if I could put some of my reckless spirit into these discreet cautious lazy men! Mary Chesnut
[ Cautious Could Discreet Into Lazy Men Oh Put Reckless Some Spirit These]
The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all. Jawaharlal Nehru
[ Being Cautious Greatest Policy Risk Too]
Humanity has advanced, when it has advanced, not because it has been sober, responsible, and cautious, but because it has been playful, rebellious, and immature. Tom Robbins
[ Advanced Because Been Cautious Humanity Immature Playful Rebellious Responsible Sober]
General Washington had rather incautiously encamped the bulk of his army on Long Island - a large and plentiful district about two miles from the city of New York. Mercy Otis Warren
[ Army Bulk City District General Had His Island Large Long Miles New Plentiful Rather Two Washington York]