Quotes about Taking A Risk
Let these quotes about taking a risk inspire and encourage you.
There are many times in life where we have to take risks to move
If you risk nothing, then you stay where you are.
"If we allow risk to be a fear, then we are sure not to succeed.
But, if we approach risk with proper planning, and a good attitude,
then most times we can minimize the risk and use it to our advantage."
"If they inspired you to push outside your comfort zone, thank them for
inspiring you to take a risk, and let them know how it paid off."
Cindy Hyde, Making Peace With Your Past: One Choice at a Time
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"A special kind of freedom is available to you if you are willing to take
the risks involved in getting it: the freedom to wander where you
will about life's terrain, to make all your own choices."
Wayne Dyer Pulling Your Own Strings: Dynamic Techniques for Dealing with Other People and Living Your Life As You Choose
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"I think risk-taking is a great adventure. And life should be full of adventures."
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"The interesting thing here is that the loudest complainers are usually the ones
who are the most afraid to risk anything; they are the ones who would rather
you stick your neck out;
they are the ones who ridicule any unsuccessful effort to make a positive
change but are always the ones who benefit from someone else who is willing to risk a bit of hard work,
a new process or to see beyond the problem and embrace a solution.
Who would you rather have on your team; a risk taker and doer or a
Catherine Pulsifer, Positive Inspirational Note
"Instead of asking yourself what everyone else's opinion is going to be
and how your action will be perceived by others, ask yourself, 'How do
I want my life to be lived?' Then proceed to take a small risk in the
direction of that new action."
"One aspect of your journey is to confront risks with a view to minimize
any negative impact by turning risks into manageable little bite size chunks
or to plan a resolution that sees the risk as an opportunity, as hope, not as
Byron Pulsifer, Each Life Is A Journey
"To build your confidence and courage, take small risks where you have
a good chance of succeeding."
"We cannot guarantee success, but we can guarantee failure merely by
choosing not to try at all. Choosing to take a risk, however, small, can have
far-reaching implications in the course of human life."
John Izzo, PhD, the five secrets you must discover before you die
"We can't possibly advance our dreams without taking some risk.
But you can choose to take a carefully calculated risk rather than a
careless, impulsive gamble."
Sharon Cook; Graciela Sholander, Dream It Do It
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"Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already
mastered, you will never grow."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Risk is now the new norm, and it is also the new path to success.
Leaders who are not exploring risk willingly are exposing themselves as
well as the
organization to the risks associated with not adapting to new conditions.
Organizations will need to take on risk and explore change or have the
waves come figuratively crashing down upon their heads.
John Wessinger, Ride the Wave: How to Embrace Change and Create a Powerful New Relationship with Risk
"Many people do not want to get out of their comfort zone because
this space has very minimal stress and risks. After all, you are doing
that you have been doing over and over for who knows how
long and failing is almost impossible."
Jamie Becker, Start Living: Break Out of Your Comfort Zone and Live Life With No Regrets
"May the coming year
Be one that is not feared.
Take that risk and dare
Remembering that we care."
Catherine Pulsifer, New Year Wishes
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"My advice to anyone, whatever their field, is to never be afraid to
chase a dream because of the risk of failure or ridicule."
Jason Ayres, Austerity Dad: Handy Hints and Tips for the family on a budget.
"Learn from mistakes, yours and others. Do not let mistakes stop risk-taking!
Identifying and evaluating risks are an integral part of our life."
"But risks must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.
The person who risks nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing."
William Arthur Ward
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"I do believe we must risk to dream, then risk to plan, and then risk to act."
In order to be financially successful, organizations must first take care
of others - teams, customers, and patients. Character defined by
virtue cannot be legislated, although character can be cultivated.
A virtue-based culture acts as a silent supervisor to mitigate risk without
the unintended consequence of squashing creativity and growth.
Peter J. Rea, Exception to the Rule: The Surprising Science of Character-Based Culture, Engagement, and Performance: The Surprising Science of Character-Based Culture, Engagement, and Performance
"Fear is there to warn you of the risks, too often it becomes the reason not
to do something. Sure, you need to heed the warnings and at the same time
learn to measure the risk based on reality not your imagination."
"Take a risk or otherwise you won't know what you missed."
"The only chance that we have of achieving our dreams is to take a risk,
and most people who are consumed with negative self talk do not find
the risk to be worth it."
Jennifer Smith, Positive Thinking
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"Confident Behavior is… Being willing to take risks for better rewards
or achieving greater things."
Brian Cagneey, Confidence: The 7 Laws of Confidence: Feel Unstoppable, Destroy Doubt, And Accomplish Your Biggest Goals
"Your ability to realize your potential will depend upon your willingness
to hone your skills, to take bold risks, and to
put your ego on the line in pursuit of something greater."
Jocelyn K. Glei, Maximize Your Potential: Grow Your Expertise, Take Bold Risks & Build an Incredible Career
"The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all."
Emphasizing transformational change alone encourages passionate
and courageous people to seek big, systemic change, but also risks
encouraging them to rush to scale and discount the incremental and
transactional day-to-day work of leadership.
Ronald Heifetz, Ronald Heifetz, Marty Linsky, Leadership on the Line, With a New Preface: Staying Alive Through the Dangers of Change
"Rekindle your spirit for risk taking. 'Do not fear mistakes,' says jazz
immortal Miles Davis, 'There are none.' If not you, then who?
If not now, when?"
Marika Stone, Too Young to Retire: An Off-The Road Map to the Rest of Your Life
"Step out of your comfort zone from time to time and try something new."
Drew Eubanks, Getting Results: 13 Practices to Help You Achieve More Results in Less Time
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"But he cannot learn, feel, change, grow or live.
Chained by his servitude he is a slave
who has forfeited all freedom.
Only a person who risks is free."
William Arthur Ward, Risk
"Each day procrastinated could be an additional day of risk for you
that your life will be shortened, your freedom taken away, or that your
dreams will not have a chance of coming true."
Bill Tharp, Empowering Secrets of Success
"If you're ignoring your dreams to pursue something more acceptable or
less risky, you are taking the road most taken."
Jamie Cooper, Albert Einstein: Extraordinary Life Lessons That Will Change Your Life Forever
"Risk is not about eliminating absolutely everything that can go wrong
before you begin a new venture or take
on a new career or change jobs.
Risk is more about putting yourself forward in life rather than
sitting on your hands
and hoping that opportunity will hit you just like lightning."
Byron Pulsifer, Success One Word
"If you don't accept failure as a possibility, you don't set high goals,
you don't branch out, you don't try - you don't take the risk."
"Trust is only gained when one person risks and doesn't get harmed.
It grows as both people increasingly risk and don't get harmed in the process."
It's worth taking a risk when motivated by faith in God's Word.
Ruben Barreto, You Have What It Takes
"As we risk ourselves, we grow. Each new experience is a risk."
"Let's be honest: starting, owning and running a business is inherently
risky. Creating the right systems is what helps you manage the risk.
And risk management is incredibly important."
Tom Corson-Knowles, Systemize, Automate, Delegate: How to Grow a Business While Traveling, on Vacation and Taking Time Off
"Dare to reinvent yourself. Dare to allow yourself to change your mind.
Dare to go against what everyone else wants for you.
Dare to say no to what everyone else wants from you."
Claire Louise Hay, Having It All
"If you are not living on the edge, you are taking up too much room."
"The amount of action in your life can also depend on your ability
to try new things."
Felix Oberman, Developing Discipline and Motivation
"To win you have to risk loss."
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"I don't think about risks much. I just do what I want to do.
If you gotta go, you gotta go."
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"Failing just means you're taking risks to pursuit what you want and believe in."
Dyea Smith, Failure Is Fuel
"Risk is inherent to launching a dream; we know that there are no guarantees.
More importantly, we know that is we don't try, we'll never find out how high
we can soar."
Sharon Cook and Graciela Sholander
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