101+ Best Fire Quotes, and Sayings

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The difference between a good life and a bad life is how well you walk through the fire. – Carl Jung

What matters most is how well you walk through the fire.- Charles Bukowski.

Set your life on fire. Seek those who fan your flames ~ Rumi

The fire that’s closest kept burns most of all. — William Shakespeare

Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing, and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses. – Ann Landers

Fire Quotes

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. ~ Ferdinand Foch

We seek the fire of the spark that is already within us.― Kamand Kojouri

The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns you more than them. – Chinese Proverb

You will be alone with the gods, and the nights will flame with fire. You will ride life straight to perfect laughter. It’s the only good fight there is.- Charles Bukowski.

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. – Plutarch

Sometimes what’s dead must be burned away to make room for new life. Sometimes you just have to step back and let the brittle bits ignite – but once those flames begin to dance their caustic dance, don’t you dare look the other way. Don’t close your eyes. Watch closely and let that image seer itself forever on your mind. Remember what it looked like in the midst of the soot, the smoke, and the haze. Remember, so you don’t repeat the same conditions that required such a blaze.― Cristen Rodgers

Big fires flare up in a wind, but little ones are blown out unless they are carried in undercover. – St Frances De Sales

The only pictures worth making are the ones that are playing with fire.- Billy Wilder.

What fire does not destroy, it hardens ~ Oscar Wilde

If you play with fire, you’re gonna get burned. — Bam Bam Bigelow

Suicide is man’s way of telling God, ‘You can’t fire me – I quit. – Bill Maher

Each of us is born with a box of matches inside us but we can’t strike them all by ourselves. – Laura Esquivel

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.- Beth Moore.

Become the person you were meant to be, light your inner fire and follow your heart’s desire. ~ Leon Brown

This is how the fire starts. This is how we burn. — Libba Bray

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

Love is the only candle whose flame is eternally lit.― Matshona Dhliwayo

Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men. – Martha Graham

Those who deny science or choose excuses over action are playing with fire.- John F. Kerry.

Fire is a natural symbol of life and passion, though it is the one element in which nothing can actually live. ~ Susanne Katherina Langer

Keep a little fire burning; however small, however, hidden. — Cormac McCarthy

It is not light that we need, but fire; it is not the gentle shower, but thunder. We need the storm, the whirlwind, and the earthquake. – Frederick Douglass

Fire is the voice of a god, speaking in tongues. Fire is the liberator of water, slipping the earthly bonds. Fire is the memory of stone, being released to the heavens. Fire is the mother of the Earth, born of desire. Fire is the seducer of wind, dancing in abandon for its beloved. Fire is the illuminator, the protector, the destroyer, and the giver of all life.― Thomas Lloyd Qualls

I survived because the fire inside burned brighter than the fire around me. I fell down into that dark chasm, but the flame burned on and on. – Joshua Graham

Female, I give you fair warning: you are playing with fire.- Tina St. John.

The difference between a good life and a bad life is how well you walk through the fire. ~ Carl Jung

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

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life. – Buddha

At times there will be fire; this we can’t avoid. But it’s up to us to decide whether it will consume or it will purify.― Cristen Rodgers

When the heart is a fire, some sparks will fly out of the mouth. – Thomas Fuller

You are obviously writing out of the 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.- Robert Dessaix.

Light up the fire of love inside and blaze the thoughts away. ~ Rumi

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

I was at this casino minding my own business, and this guy came up to me and said, ‘You’re gonna have to move, you’re blocking a fire exit.’ As though if there was a fire, I wasn’t gonna run. If you’re flammable and have legs, you are never blocking a fire exit. – Mitch Hedberg

If you see a campfire as just a fire, your imagination is very weak, because it is not a lifeless warmth, but a mysterious friend who came to visit you in the darkness of the forest and shared your food, dreams, and life.― Mehmet Murat ildan

It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good servants, but bad masters. – Aesop

I can cite a few cases where people have tampered around with magic and witchcraft that they’ve been very severely frightened and traumatized by some of the outcomes. I mean we are playing with fire, and I had to say that.- Peter Hollingworth.

In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. ~ Albert Schweitzer

I am building a fire, and every day I train, I add more fuel. At just the right moment, I light the match. — Mia Hamm

A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body. – Benjamin Franklin

When the winter comes, fire becomes a king.― Mehmet Murat ildan

Joy is the holy fire that keeps our purpose warm and our intelligence aglow. – Helen Keller

Anyone who toys with the idea of cutting off bits of the eurozone hoping the rest will survive is playing with fire.- Yanis Varoufakis.

The finest steel has to go through the hottest fire. — Richard M. Nixon

Build a man a fire, and he’ll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he’ll be warm for the rest of his life. – Terry Pratchett

If you want to shine, sit before a lamp; if you want to shine brighter, sit before a fire; but if you want to shine the brightest, sit before a sage.― Matshona Dhliwayo

Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn. – Delmore Schwartz

Within your own generation-the same songs, the same wars, the same attitudes toward those wars, the same rules and radio shows on the air-you can gauge the possibilities and impossibilities. With a person of another generation, you are treading water, playing with fire.- John Updike.

The fires of suffering become the light of consciousness. ~ Eckhart Tolle

What matters most is how well you walk through the fire. — Charles Bukowski

Yes, love indeed is light from heaven; A spark of that immortal fire with angels shared, by Allah given to lift from earth our low desire. – Lord Byron

A candle can only illuminate its world by allowing itself to be set on fire.― Matshona Dhliwayo

Wise anger is like fire from the flint; there is a great ado to bring it out; and when it does come, it is out again immediately. – Matthew Henry

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.- William F. Laurance.

Catch Fire, Do Something, Get Excited by Finding Your Purpose In Life. ~ Steve Harvey

One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting its own fire. — John Foster

Look up, laugh loud, talk big, keep the color in your cheek and the fire in your eye, adorn your person, maintain your health, your beauty, and your animal spirits. – William Hazlitt

A small match lights a big fire.― Matshona Dhliwayo

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. – Plutarch

To stimulate wildly weak and untrained minds is to play with mighty fires.- W. E. B. Du Bois.

A spark neglected makes a mighty fire. ~ Robert Herrick

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell. — Joan Crawford

We are told to let our light shine, and if it does, we won’t need to tell anybody it does. Lighthouses don’t fire cannons to call attention to their shining they just shine. – Dwight L. Moody

I am not a tree grown in the concrete jungle to bring rain, I am a tree grown in the wild forest to bring fire.― P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar

Tact is the art of building a fire under people without making their blood boil. – Franklin P. Jones

I had so much fire in me and so many plans. – Claude Monet

It is easy to bare your body, but it is difficult to bare your soul. What works for me is that I am not a city-raised boy with city-raised sensibilities. I can play the vulnerable tough man, the guy with a gun in his hand, tears in his eyes, fire in his heart, innocence in him, and a woman he loves in his arms.- Randeep Hooda.

Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach. The world you desire can be won. It exists.. it is real. it is possible. it’s yours. ~ Ayn Rand

The communication of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living. – T. S. Eliot

When the burning coal stops emitting the smoke, you will surely understand that the fire does not always need the presence of the smoke.― Mwanandeke Kindembo

The person looking at the fire cannot take his eyes off it because the flames of the fire perform a play just like the actors on a theatre stage.― Mehmet Murat ildan

You have to go through the fires to be tested by faith. – Lailah Gifty Akita

Honestly, I’m living my fantasy. It’s being with my family, preferably on a snowy afternoon with a fire going, cuddled up in blankets, playing a game.- Meredith Vieira.

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