Quotes About Taking Risks

Quotes tagged as "taking-risks" (showing 1-30 of 34)
Judith McNaught
“You can't outwit fate by standing on the sidelines placing little sidebets about the outcome of life. either you wade in and risk everything you have to play the game or you don't play at all. and if u don't play u can't win.”
Judith McNaught, Paradise

Ellen DeGeneres
“When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important.”
Ellen DeGeneres, Seriously... I'm Kidding

Criss Jami
“In order to share one's true brilliance one initially has to risk looking like a fool: genius is like a wheel that spins so fast, it at first glance appears to be sitting still.”
Criss Jami, Venus in Arms

Jaeda DeWalt
“To be deeply loved, means a willingness to cut yourself wide open, exposing your vulnerabilities... hopes, hurts, fears and flaws. Hiding behind the highlight reel of who you are, is the real you and that person is just as worthy of love. There is nothing more terrifying or fulfilling, than complete love, it's worth the risk... reach for it.”
Jaeda DeWalt

Peter F. Drucker
“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.”
Peter F. Drucker

Jorge Bucay
“In order to fly you have to create space in the open air so that your wings can really spread out. It’s like a parachute. They only work from a high altitude. To fly you have to begin taking risks. If you don’t want to, maybe the best thing is just to give up, and keep walking forever.”
Jorge Bucay, Déjame que te cuente

Guillaume Musso
“We are young, but We already know that in life's great game those who are most unhappy are those who haven't taken the risk to be happy. 
And I don't want to be one of those”
Guillaume Musso, Que serais-je sans toi?

Mira Grant
“And to those who would choose the safety of inaction over the danger of taking a stand, I have this to say:
You bloody cowards. May you have the world that you deserve.”
Mira Grant, Deadline

Syrie James
“Change often brings unimagined opportunity...If there is no struggle, there is no progress. To live in a safe cocoon- I believe that is not truly living. It is stagnation.”
Syrie James, The Missing Manuscript of Jane Austen

James Bernard Frost
“If ever you should have an epiphany – and I think you know what I’m talking about – latch onto it, no matter how small or large the epiphany, and try your best to make it happen. You might make a fool of yourself, but better to make a fool of yourself than to spend your life jealous of the fools.”
James Bernard Frost, A Very Minor Prophet: A Novel

“The only certainty in life is that it is uncertain.”
Charles F. Glassman, Brain Drain The Breakthrough That Will Change Your Life

“If people are always comfortable with you, you're probably not telling them the whole truth.”
Aniekee Tochukwu Ezekiel

Julie   Johnson
“Take a risk on messy. Live Fearlessly. Love recklessly. Most of all, just love.”
Julie Johnson, Not You It's Me

Carrie Ryan
“If your friend really cared about you he wouldn't let you take such risks.”
Carrie Ryan, The Dead-Tossed Waves

“It'll not kill you.”
Laura Maude Picard

Dan Pearce
“I am not where I am because of luck. I am where I am because I took risks others weren’t willing to take. The world rewards the risk takers. It always has. It always will.”
Dan Pearce, Single Dad Laughing

Debasish Mridha
“You have to risk falling to be able to fly.”
Debasish Mridha

“One day you'll notice something different and if you take advantage of that moment, you will be what you exactly needed to be.”
Auliq Ice

Gina Greenlee
“Taking risks to create the life you want is an act of trust. It means believing in your ability to create a new reality while you are in the process of creating it.”
Gina Greenlee, Cheaper Than Therapy: How To Take Risks to Create The Life You Want

“If fear was a man he would never take risks.”
Fritz Chery

“If we were all pears, our parents might tell us, it is perfectly normal to be green before you are golden.”
Tom Althouse, The Frowny Face Cow

Lois Lowry
“I'm trying to ruin it!" Will had bellowed back. "So I can figure out how to do it perfectly! How can you learn anything if you won't take risks?”
Lois Lowry, A Summer to Die

Darren Shan
“You have to ignore risks, put your brain on hold and follow your instincts, even when your head insists you do otherwise. Sometimes you got burned. I've signed many times. Roasted once or twice. You have to live with the fire. Because if you start thinking too much or playing safe, you're lost to its wondrous charms forever. You become part of the real world again, the mundane, the ordinary, from where there's no escape. (The Cardinal to Capac Raimi)”
Darren Shan, Procession of the Dead

“Bad bets sometimes pay off.”
Marty Rubin

Lauren Myracle
“So you know, i'm thinking that you can either keep yourself safe and not feel anything, or you can the risk of just loving him and letting him love you." she paused. "Is he worth the risk? And if not what is? What are you willing to take risk for, Wren?”
Lauren Myracle, The Infinite Moment of Us

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