Taking Risks Quotes

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“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

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?

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

Kate McGahan
“When you give everything
You have nothing to lose.”
Kate McGahan

“Taking risks will teach you deep ocean things that sea shore experiences will never teach you.”
Lebo Grand

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

Richelle E. Goodrich
“I tried and they laughed, but I laughed harder because I knew none of them had the nerve to even try.”
Richelle E. Goodrich, Being Bold: Quotes, Poetry, & Motivations for Every Day of the Year

Tabitha G. Kelly
“It's like when you're learning to ride a bike. You're going to fall and you might get hurt, but you get back up on the bike and try again. And even when you get the hang of it there's still going to be bumps in the road, but you just keep riding.”
Tabitha G. Kelly, Standing By

“The courage of living is -
to take risks,
to fail,
to get up, and to try again.
Try again differently.”
Naide P Obiang

“Playing it safe might not have hurt anyone, but it wouldn’t have inspired many, either.”
Alex Staniforth, Icefall: The True Story of a Teenager on a Mission to the Top of the World

Bernardine Evaristo
“Life is about taking risks, not about burying your head in the sand”
Bernardine Evaristo, Girl, Woman, Other

“Regrets and mistakes help us identify areas of growth. They are not meant to be dwelled on. Do not let them undermine your potential.”
Naide P Obiang

“The unwavering truth is life is good all the time. For even in the darkest valley of your life, if you stay still, life will whisper hope to you. In the calmness of your heart, it tosses an inkling of joy. It introduces favors and births opportunities where you expect them the least.”
Naide P Obiang

Paulo Coelho
“Love doesn't ask many questions, because if we stop to think we become fearful. It's an inexplicable fear; it's difficult to even describe it. Maybe it's the fear of being scorned, of not being accepted, or of breaking the spell. It's ridiculous, but that's the way it is. That's why you don't ask - you act. As you've said many times, you have to take risks.”
Paulo Coelho, By the River Piedra I Sat Down and Wept

“God is neither intimidated by the depth nor the height of your troubles; nor is He blind to them. He will show up in due time.”
Naide P Obiang

“A setback is often a prerequisite to your success; not a life sentence.”
Naide P Obiang

Kangoma Kindembo
“Your foot size cannot determine the pace of your steps, you have the key to that.”
Kangoma Kindembo

Germany Kent
“To be a versatile enterprising successful person one must be willing to have extreme focus and take risks when others won't.”
Germany Kent

“Courage is a blend of discretion and capacity to take calculated risk.”
Shesh Nath Vernwal

Mayumi Cruz
“Life is meant to be cherished, and lived, and risked. You’re scared of the past and all its mistakes. You’re afraid of the future and all its unpredictabilities. I understand that. But you have to learn to take courage. You have to let go and forgive. You have to trust and hope for a happy future.”
Mayumi Cruz, It's Not Just Semantics

Mayumi Cruz
“I’m not saying that trusting and hoping will be enough. You have to work together, Alex. Together, you and him. Work on the present, the here and now, despite the odds. Say the words that needed to be said, do the things that had to be done. But only if you’re both completely, totally sure. You both have to be all in.”
Mayumi Cruz, It's Not Just Semantics

Alexander McCall Smith
“He became quiet. It is always a special moment when you raise a submarine's periscope, because that is when you find out where you are. You hope that you have come up in the right place, but you can never be absolutely sure. So if your hands shake a little as the periscope rises above the waves, and if you feel your heart thump a bit more loudly, then that is entirely normal.”
Alexander McCall Smith, School Ship Tobermory

Germany Kent
“Trying to be an actor is like playing the lottery. You may hit a few times with moderate success, but a major win can prove to be life altering.”
Germany Kent

Germany Kent
“If you want to achieve your goals you must be willing to step out of your comfort zone and take risks.”
Germany Kent

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