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Famous Quotes & Quotations About Fire:

A spark neglected makes a mighty fire.
~ Robert Herrick.

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and fans the bonfire.
~ François de La Rochefoucauld Quotes.

As soon go kindle fire with snow, as seek to quench the fire of love with words.
~ William Shakespeare Quotes.

Among the notable things about fire is that it also requires oxygen to burn - exactly like its enemy, life. Thereby are life and flames so often compared.
~ Otto Weininger.

Don't fling your butt beside the trail and we won't fling your butt in jail.
~ Author Unknown.

Don't let your dreams go up in smoke - practice fire safety.
~ Author Unknown.

Each separate dying ember wrought its ghost upon the floor.
~ Edgar Allan Poe.

Even in a time of elephantine vanity and greed, one never has to look far to see the campfires of gentle people.
~ Garrison Keillor.

Fire and gunpowder do not sleep together.
~ Proverb.

Fire in the heart sends smoke into the head.
~ Proverb.

Fire is the most tolerable third party.
~ Henry David Thoreau Quotes.

Fire takes no holiday.
~ Author Unknown.

Fire, water, and government know nothing of mercy.
~ Proverb.

Firelight will not let you read fine stories but it's warm and you won't see the dust on the floor.
~ Author Unknown.

Fires all go out eventually.
~ Author Unknown.

Give a man a fire and he's warm for the day. But set fire to him and he's warm for the rest of his life.
~ Terry Pratchett Quotes, Discworld.

He who sits by the fire, thankless for the fire, is just as if he had no fire. Nothing is possessed save in appreciation, of which thankfulness is the indispensable ingredient.
~ W.J. Cameron.

How is it that one careless match can start a forest fire, but it takes a whole box to start a campfire?
~ Author Unknown.

If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience.
~ Robert Fulghum.

If you ever catch on fire, try to avoid seeing yourself in the mirror, because I bet that's what really throws you into a panic.
~ Jack Handey.

If you play with fire, you're gonna get burned.
~ Proverb.

It is with our passions as it is with fire and water; they are good servants, but bad masters.
~ Roger L'Estrange, Aesop's Fables, 1692.

Life is a flame that is always burning itself out, but it catches fire again every time a child is born.
~ George Bernard Shaw Quotes.

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
~ Bruce Lee.

Man is the only creature that dares to light a fire and live with it. The reason? Because he alone has learned to put it out.
~ Henry Jackson Vandyke Jr.

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