Caution Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Aesop” float=”none” width=”100%”]Great good nature without prudence is a great misfortune. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”African Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sleeping people can’t fall down. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Al Capone” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be careful who you call your friends. I’d rather have four quarters than one hundred pennies.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bahya ibn Paquda” float=”none” width=”100%”]It requires as much caution to tell the truth as to conceal it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be slow of tongue and quick of eye.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you are going a long way, go slowly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you buy what you don’t need, you steal from yourself. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you call one wolf, you invite the pack. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ill weeds grow fast. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]When in doubt, do nothing. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bertrand Russell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bulgarian (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Keep no more cats than will catch mice. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Buyer beware. ” float=”none” width=”100%”]Choose your neighbors before you buy your house. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Carrie Underwood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Throw caution to the wind and just do it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Caleb Colton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Deliberate with caution, but act with decision and yield with graciousness, or oppose with firmness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Czech (on indebtedness)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Out of the frying pan, into the fire. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Danish (on prudence)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Eggs have no business dancing with stones. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Egyptian (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Because we focused on the snake, we missed the scorpion. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”English (on business)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t be caught flat[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”English (on vigilance)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be ever vigilant but never suspicious. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”English Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]One thing leads to another. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Euripides” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caution always, but when a man acts he should act suddenly and with decision.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Forewarn’d, forearm’d. ” float=”none” width=”100%”]Hear reason or she will make you feel her. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Herbert” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the rules of caution is not to be too cautious.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Eliot” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never reveal the bottom of your purse or the depth of your mind. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George John Whyte-Melville” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caution is the eldest child of wisdom.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Washington” float=”none” width=”100%”]A little caution outflanks a large cavalry.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”German (on prudence)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Sleep tight, don’t let the bedbugs bite. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Haitian (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]The second word makes the quarrel. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Haitian (on prudence)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fear the Greeks bearing gifts. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hausa (West African) (on planning)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Do not allow sins to get beyond creeping. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hawaiian (on the conduct of life)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t sail out farther than you can row back. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Horace” float=”none” width=”100%”]A word once let out of the cage cannot be whistled back again. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ilocano (Filipino) (on journeys)” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s an ill wind that blows no good. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Iranian (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Beware a rickety wall, a savage dog and a quarrelsome person. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Italian (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only a fool tests the water with both feet. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Italian (on prudence)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Beware the person with nothing to lose. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”J. Bridges” float=”none” width=”100%”]A fool and his money are quickly parted. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”J. Dare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Nothing seems expensive on credit.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Japanese (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]The honey is sweet but the bee has a sting. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Japanese Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]You never know what lies right around the corner. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean Webster” float=”none” width=”100%”]‎Be careful not to keep your eyes glued to detail. Stand far enough away to get a perspective of the whole.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jessica Zafra” float=”none” width=”100%”]What we call the wisdom that comes with age is usually simple caution.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Johann Wolfgang von Goethe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Woodrow Wilson[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Dryden” float=”none” width=”100%”]Beware the fury of a patient man. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Heywood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Look before you leap. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Heywood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Measure a thousand times; cut once. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Heywood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Once a word is spoken, it flies, you can’t catch it. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Heywood” float=”none” width=”100%”]Tap even a stone bridge before crossing it. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Philpot Curran” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fine feathers don’t make fine birds. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Josh Billings” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caution, though very often wasted is a good risk to take.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Korean (on vigilance)” float=”none” width=”100%”]The prudent embark when the sea is calm[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kurt Vonnegut” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful what we pretend to be.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Latin American (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Choose your friends with caution. Plan your future with purpose, and frame your life with faith.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Latin Proverb “Caveat emptor”” float=”none” width=”100%”]Creditors have better memories than debtors. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Louis L’Amour” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caution is the path to mediocrity. Gliding, passionless mediocrity is all that most people think they can achieve.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mahatma Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]More caution and perhaps more restraint are necessary in breaking a fast than in keeping it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Malay (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]He that scatters thorns, let him not go barefoot. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Maori (on prudence)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Whoever has a tail of straw should not get too close to the fire. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Miguel de Cervantes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Among mortals second thoughts are wisest.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mind your p’s and q’s. ” float=”none” width=”100%”]One must not play on the nose of a sleeping bear. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Otto von Bismarck” float=”none” width=”100%”]It requires as much caution to tell the truth as to conceal it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Portuguese (on vigilance)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Beware the door with too many keys. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Publilius Syrus” float=”none” width=”100%”]The scars of others should teach us caution.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”R. Taverner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Better the devil you know than the one you don’t [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Burton” float=”none” width=”100%”]The crab that walks too far, falls into the pot. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Russian Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Penny wise, pound foolish. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Lover” float=”none” width=”100%”]Better to be safe than sorry. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Solon” float=”none” width=”100%”]What thou seest, speak of with caution.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”St. Jerome” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caution comes too late when we are in the midst of evils.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Swedish (on thrift)” float=”none” width=”100%”]It’s but little good you’ll do a[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”T. Taylor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tagalog (Filipino)(on vigilance)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Walls have ears. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Carlyle” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caution is the confidential agent of selfishness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas S. Monson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every step of life shows much caution is required.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Turkish (on caution and care)” float=”none” width=”100%”]Once bitten, twice shy. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]A watched pot never boils. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Always be prepared. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be careful what you ask for; you may get it. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be careful what you wish for. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Colonial American Saying[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Distrust and caution are the parents of security.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Easy does it. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is a good thing to learn caution by from the misfortunes of others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]Pick your poison. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”unknown” float=”none” width=”100%”]The hardest person to awaken is the person already awake. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Victor Hugo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Caution is the lower story of prudence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Virgil” float=”none” width=”100%”]Beware the Greeks bearing gifts. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Virgil” float=”none” width=”100%”]Fish don’t get caught in deep water. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”W. Clement Stone” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Walter Scott” float=”none” width=”100%”]And let us with Caution indulge the supposition that morality can be maintained without religion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ziad K. Abdelnour” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be careful who you trust, the devil was once an angel.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Zig Ziglar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be careful not to compromise what you want most for what you want now.[/wpsm_quote]