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"There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things."

"Reading, solitude, idleness, a soft and sedentary life, intercourse with women and young people, these are perilous paths for a young man, and these lead him constantly into danger."

"History is a guide to navigation in perilous times. History is who we are and why we are the way we are."

"Beauty is now defined by your bones sticking out of your decolletage. For that to be the standard is really perilous for women."

"By far my most perilous assignment was covering a tank car explosion."

"I could not tread these perilous paths in safety, if I did not keep a saving sense of humor."

"To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation."

"We have not given science too big a place in our education, but we have made a perilous mistake in giving it too great a preponderance in method in every other branch of study."

"In LA, where I live, it's all about perfectionism. Beauty is now defined by your bones sticking out of your decolletage. For that to be the standard is really perilous for women."

"We have not given science too big a place in our education, but we have made a perilous mistake in giving it too great a preponderance in method in every other branch of study."

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