So much of left-wing thought is a kind of playing with fire by people who don't even know that fire is hot.— George Orwell
Grateful Playing With Fire quotations
One life. Just one. Why aren't we running like we are on fire towards our wildest dreams?
O YOU whom I often and silently come where you are, that I may be with you;
As I walk by your side, or sit near, or remain in the same room with you, Little you know the subtle electric fire that for your sake is playing within me.
Playing with fire is bad for those who burn themselves.
For the rest of us, it is a very great pleasure.
You only live once. You don't want your tombstone to read: Played it safe.
If you play with fire, you're gonna get burned.
The only pictures worth making are the ones that are playing with fire.
You may control a mad elephant; You may shut the mouth of the bear and the tiger; Ride the lion and play with the cobra; By alchemy you may learn your livelihood; You may wander through the universe incognito; Make vassals of the gods; be ever youthful; You may walk in water and live in fire; But control of the mind is better and more difficult.
What maters most is how well you walk through the fire.
The one advantage of playing with fire.
..is that no one ever gets singed. It is the people who don't know how to play with it who get burned up.
To stimulate wildly weak and untrained minds is to play with mighty fires.
But be very, very careful, because when you're playing with momentum, you're playing with fire.
Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.
Sex deepens love and love deepens sex, so physical intimacy transforms everything and playing with it is playing with fire.
It is one of those lessons that every child should learn: Don't play with fire, sharp objects, or ancient artifacts.
I set our house on fire when I was a little child playing with lighters.
Boy, did I burn the place down!
Never allow the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.
Anyone who toys with the idea of cutting off bits of the eurozone hoping the rest will survive is playing with fire.
How could you tell children they were playing with fire if they´d never had the experience of being burned?
Playing with fire doesn't necessarily get you burned.
What matters most is how well you walk through the fire.
Remember sometimes just the rush of having a crush is a temptation, even if it is inappropriate, but beware of playing with fire, you will get burned.
Oh, I get pretty fired up on the court.
I try to play with a lot of emotion, especially when I'm playing in front of a large crowd. I want to go out and do my best, and to do that, I have to play with the most energy possible.
I can't quite remember the exact moment when I became obsessed with writing a play about the seemingly endless war in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but I knew that I wanted to somehow tell the stories of the Congolese women caught in the cross-fire.
Never change your originality for the sake of others. Because no one can play your role better than you.
Play with me and you play with fire.
It is true I do not like fire. But Leo Valdez's flames are not strong enough to trouble me." Somewhere behind Hazel, a soft, lyrical voice said, "What about my flames, old friend?" "You," he said from Percy's mouth. "Me," Hecate agreed. "It has been millennia since I fought at the side of a demigod. What do you say? Shall we play with fire?
Believing in yourself and being willing to do anything, to walk through the fire, to do what it is that you want to do. Getting out of that car accident covered with blood to play the gig . . . I mean, that's me. That's just me.
We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand ~Randy Pausch
Let's all wise up. Some of us aren't fighting the fire; we're playing with fire. Flirting with the devil. Stop it! Stop it now before all hell literally breaks loose.
You are obviously writing out of experience and so the boundaries are always blurred, it is just that sometimes it would seem that you are playing with fire a little bit by choosing someone that obviously existed.
Great writers are not those who tell us we shouldn’t play with fire, but those who make our fingers burn.
It's better to be a pirate than to join the Navy.
Honestly, Im living my fantasy. Its being with my family, preferably on a snowy afternoon with a fire going, cuddled up in blankets, playing a game.
In life,there are only four kinds of girls: The girl who played with fire.
The girl who opened Pandora's Box. The girl who gave Adam the apple. And the girl whose best friend stole her boyfriend.
I think that by telling the truth and by attempting to be a good citizen, somehow I've ended up playing with fire. And that's really scary.
I don't think of work as work and play as play. It's all living.
I was 23, and I was in L.A. while on hiatus [as an understudy] from Biloxi Blues on Broadway. The guy that I'd been studying with had been fired for horsing around on stage with Matthew Broderick, and they were really anxious to get me back into the play. So I was in a great situation, and at the time, I definitely wasn't thinking about television
Don't be careless about yourselves--on the other hand not too careful.
Live well but do not flaunt it. Laugh a little and teach your men to laugh--get good humor under fire--war is a game that's played with a smile. If you can't smile, grin. If you can't grin, keep out of the way till you can.
We're like a two-year old playing with fire .
.. we're messing around with something really dangerous and don't really understand what will happen.
The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns you more than him.
Clever girl. You play with fire because you want to be burnt.
Within your own generation-the same songs, the same wars, the same attitudes toward those wars, the same rules and radio shows in the air-you can gauge the possibilities and impossibilities. With a person of another generation, you are treading water, playing with fire.
Female, I give you fair warning: you are playing with fire" - Tegan to Elise (Midnight Awakening
Playing with fire Kitten?
I've never had a relationship with a record executive.
I always went to the record company by someone that liked my playing. Then they would get fired, and I'd be left with the record company. And then - because they got fired - the record company wouldn't do anything for me.