Safety Quotes

Out of this nettle, danger, we pluck this flower, safety.

William Shakespeare

For safety is not a gadget but a state of mind.

Eleanor Everet

Safety doesn’t happen by accident.

Author Unknown

“Safety First” is “Safety Always.”

Charles M. Hayes

Better a thousand times careful than once dead.


Precaution is better than cure.

Edward Coke

Safety is a cheap and effective insurance policy.

Author Unknown

Who can hope to be safe? who sufficiently cautious?
Guard himself as he may, every moment’s an ambush.


Safety means first aid to the uninjured.

Author Unknown

Accidents, and particularly street and highway accidents, do not happen – they are caused.

Ernest Greenwood

Prepare and prevent, don’t repair and repent.

Author Unknown

Chance takers are accident makers.

Author Unknown

Hug your kids at home, but belt them in the car.

Author Unknown

It’s better to crash into a nap than to nap into a crash.

Author Unknown

Luck runs out but safety is good for life.

Author Unknown

There is no safety in numbers, or in anything else.

James Thurber

Accidents hurt – safety doesn’t.

Author Unknown

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