Precarious Quotes

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David Levithan
“The word I think of is precarious. I am struck by how precarious it all is. How the things that hold us are only as strong as the faith we have in them.”
David Levithan, The Realm of Possibility

Iris Murdoch
“She tasted for the first time honey-sweet and dangerous happiness: dangerous because, as she before long began to learn, precarious.”
Iris Murdoch, The Message to the Planet

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“While many might disagree with me, I do not believe that it’s a small step from independence to entitlement and then anarchy. Rather, I think it’s something more like a slight shuffle on the edge of a steep cliff.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

Judith Butler
“I argue that even as the war is framed in certain ways to control and heighten affect in relation to the differential grievability of lives, so war has come to frame ways of thinking multiculturalism and debates on sexual freedom, issues largely considered separate from "foreign affairs.”
Judith Butler, Frames of War: When is Life Grievable?

Ehsan Sehgal
“When I feel precarious, happens blunders. When I perceive firmness, I laugh at that. Anyhow, that does not fall into the mistake; however, it shows the fear since no one can escape from that.”
Ehsan Sehgal