Out of office, out of danger

This page is about the saying "Out of office, out of danger"

Possible meaning:
The implication is that people in high government or official jobs are not safe. They will be safe only when they leave their job.

office (noun) = an official position, for example attorney general, prime minister or president | out of office (adj.) = no longer in office | danger (noun) = situation that could cause harm or injury; unsafe | out of danger (adj.) = no longer in danger; in a safe situation

Quick Quiz

If "Out of office, out of danger" is true, who among the following is safest?

a. a serving prime minister

b. a serving president

c. a retired president

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Contributor: Josef Essberger