Risk Quotes, Sayings about taking risk - Page 2

That’s the risk you take if you change: that people you’ve been involved with won’t like the new you. But other people who do will come along.
– Lisa Alther

It is easy to follow, but it is uninteresting to do easy things. We find out about ourselves only when we take risks, when we challenge and question.
– Magdalena Abakanowicz

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.
– Katherine Mansfield

It’s going to be a season with lots of accidents, and I’ll risk saying that we’ll be lucky if something really serious doesn’t happen.
– Ayrton Senna

Anyone who takes himself too seriously always runs the risk of looking ridiculous; anyone who can consistently laugh at himself does not.
– Vaclav Havel

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

If I had no duties, and no reference to futurity, I would spend my life in driving briskly in a post-chaise with a pretty woman.
– Samuel Johnson

The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible and achieve it, generation after generation.
– Pearl S. Buck

I hold it true, whate’er befall; I feel it, when I sorrow most; Tis better to have loved and lost Than never to have loved at all.
– Alfred Tennyson

Do not be too timid and squeamish about your reactions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every noble acquisition is attended with its risks; he who fears to encounter the one must not expect to obtain the other.
– Metastasio

As our society progresses and genuine experience becomes a riskier and riskier enterprise, so the desire for it will increase.
– Kathryn Bigelow

And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight inside the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
– Anais Nin

When we allow ourselves to become vulnerable, to take chances, and to risk our pride, that is when we find our own glory.
– Richard Corman

The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better to abandon one’s self to destiny.
– Napoleon Bonaparte

One should never risk a joke,even of the mildest and most unexceptional charters, except among people of culture and wit.
– Jean Bruyere

Many a man is praised for his reserve and so called shyness when he is simply too proud to risk making a fool of himself.
– J B Priestley

The most important thing to remember is this: To be ready at any moment to give up what you are for what you might become.
– W.E.B. Bois

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
– Seneca

We Americans know although others appear to forget the risk of spreading conflict. We still seek no wider war.
– Lyndon Johnson