Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
As we risk ourselves, we grow. Each new experience is a risk.
A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.
Progress always involves risks. You can't steal second base and keep your foot on first.
Frederick B. Wilcox
The only person who never makes mistakes is the person who never does anything.
I believe that one of life's greatest risks is never daring to risk.
Live every moment in the present. Do it. Risk it. Buy it if you love it. Loving well takes practice, delicious practice. If it feels good, it must be good.
To win you have to risk loss.
Often, people stay in jobs that they despise rather than taking a risk by changing their work to an area that they love. Sometimes, we fall into the trap of thinking we are secure in our positions, and believe it is better to remain where we are rather than change jobs.
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinions of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
Living at risk is jumping off the cliff and building your wings on the way down.
One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
Don't be afraid to go out on a limb. That's where the fruit is.
H. Jackson Browne
If a man is alive, there is always danger that he may die, though the danger must be allowed to be less in proportion as he is dead-and-alive to begin with. A man sits as many risks as he runs.
Henry David Thoreau
Pitiful is the person who is afraid of taking risks. Perhaps this person will never be disappointed or disillusioned; perhaps she won't suffer the way people do when they have a dream to follow. But when the person looks back-she will hear her heart.
With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
The first step in the risk management process is to acknowledge the reality of risk. Denial is a common tactic that substitutes deliberate ignorance for thoughtful planning.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
This nation was built by men who took risks - pioneers who were not afraid of the wilderness, business men who were not afraid of failure, scientists who were not afraid of the truth, thinkers who were not afraid of progress, dreamers who were not afraid of action.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing, and becomes nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot learn and feel and change and grow and love and live.
Everybody's afraid something bad is going to happen sometime. That's life. But what's important is that you don't let it stop you from doing things, taking risks.
dream, I test my dreams against my beliefs, I dare to take risks, and I execute my vision to make those dreams come true.
There are one hundred men seeking security to one able man who is willing to risk his fortune.
John Paul Getty
It's an ancient truth that those who risk the least usually live the least.
Robert K. Cooper, The Other 90%
There are dozens of little opportunities to take a risk every day.
Tina Sloan, Changing Shoes
It's hard to imagine progress ever taking place if people are immobilized by
'What if . . . ?' There is risk in everyday life.
Dianne Nahirny, Stop Working . . . Start Living
Remember that progress would be impossible if we always did things the way we always have.
Dr. Wayne Dyer, 10 Secrets for Success and Inner Peace