„God is an American.
I'm afraid of Americans.
I'm afraid of the world.
I'm afraid I can't help it.
I'm afraid I can't“
— David Bowie British musician, actor, record producer and arranger 1947 - 2016
I'm Afraid of Americans
— Brian K. Vaughan, Y: The Last Man, Vol. 1: Unmanned
„I'm not afraid of computers taking over the world. They're just sitting there. I can hit them with a two by four.“
— Thom Yorke English musician, philanthropist and singer-songwriter 1968
„In a world where everyone is a publisher, no one is an editor and that is the danger we face today.“
— Scott Pelley American television journalist, news anchor 1957
11 May 2013 Speech at Quinnipiac University upon receiving the Fred Friendly journalism award.
„The dominant culture of the world teaches us that The Other is a threat, that our fellow human beings are a danger. We will all continue to be exiles in one form or another as long as we continue to accept the paradigm that the world is a racetrack or a battlefield.“
— Eduardo Galeano Uruguayan writer 1940 - 2015
as interviewed by Jonah Raskin, "Saying More with Less," Monthly Review, vo. 61, n. 5, October 2009.
„All of us show many faces to the world. No one shows her true face all of the time. To do that would be dangerous, for what is seen can also be known.“
— Cameron Dokey, The Wild Orchid: A Retelling of The Ballad of Mulan
„The world must know that this administration will not blink in the face of danger, and will not tire when it comes to completing the missions that we said we would do.“
— George W. Bush 43rd President of the United States 1946
Press conference, Crawford, Texas http://georgewbush-whitehouse.archives.gov/news/releases/2001/12/20011228-1.html (December 28, 2001)
— Роберт Фишер American chess prodigy, chess player, and chess writer 1943 - 2008
Interview by William Lombardy, 1972 http://www.bobby-fischer.net/Bobby_Fischer_Articles7.html
„I come to America with a mission. All is not well in the old world. There is a tremendous danger looming, and it is very difficult to be optimistic. We might be in the final stages of the Islamization of Europe. This not only is a clear and present danger to the future of Europe itself, it is a threat to America and the sheer survival of the West.“
— Geert Wilders Dutch politician 1963
— W.B. Yeats Irish poet and playwright 1865 - 1939