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Do you want to be safe and good, or do you want to take a chance and be great?

Entrepreneurs are risk takers, willing to roll the dice with their money or reputation on the line in support of an idea or enterprise. They willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets. The buck not only stops at their desks, it starts there too.
What kind of man would live where there is no daring? I don't believe in taking foolish chances but nothing can be accomplished without taking any chance at all.
People that are orthodox when they are young are in danger of being middle-aged all their lives.
Every noble acquisition is attended with its risks; he who fears to encounter the one must not expect to obtain the other.
Educated risks are the key to success.
There is no gathering the rose without being pricked by the thorns.
Risk -- If one has to jump a stream and knows how wide it is, he will not jump. If he doesn't know how wide it is, he'll jump and six times out of ten he'll make it.
All of life is a risk; in fact we're not going to get out alive. Casualness leads to casualties. Communication is the ability to affect other people with words.
If you want to achieve a high goal, you're going to have to take some chances.
The path is smooth that leadeth on to danger.
Don't listen to those who say, you taking too big a chance. Michelangelo would have painted the Sistine floor, and it would surely be rubbed out by today. Most important, don't listen when the little voice of fear inside you rears its ugly head and says. they all smarter than you out there. They're more talented, they're taller, blonder, prettier, luckier, and they have connections. I firmly believe that if you follow a path that interests you, not to the exclusion of love, sensitivity, and cooperation with others, but with the strength of conviction that you can move others by your own efforts, and do not make success or failure the criteria by which you live, the chances are you'll be a person worthy of your own respects.
It is better to err on the side of daring than the side of caution.
You cannot be wimpy out there on the dream-seeking trail. Dare to break through barriers, to find your own path.
Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.
Life is like a hand of cards. You have to play the hand you're dealt, you can't win by folding, and sometimes you must take chances in order to win.
Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
In order to conquer, what we need is to dare, still to dare, and always to dare.
If you never budge, don't expect a push.
If you play it safe in life, you've decided that you don't want to grow anymore.
You've got to keep fighting; you've got to risk your life every six months to stay alive
During the first period of a man's life, the danger is not to take the risk.
If we are intended for great ends, we are called to great hazards.
Risk is essential. There is not growth of inspiration in staying within what is safe and comfortable. Once you find out what you do best, why not try something else?
Take calculated risks. This is quite different from being rash.
Others attempt to live cautiously in the safety of established patterns. They do not feel fulfilled, yet they have found a formula not of success (whatever that is), but of avoiding failure. This is the living death -- when security becomes the overwhelming consideration.
When you play it too safe, you're taking the biggest risk of your life. Time is the only wealth we're given.
The irony is this: If you don't go in, you can't find out.
Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing.
Playing safe is probably the most unsafe thing in the world. You cannot stand still. You must go forward.
Perseverance and audacity generally win!
There's no reward in life without risk.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
To win you have to risk loss.
If the creator had a purpose in equipping us with a neck, he surely meant us to stick it out.
To achieve anything in this game, you must be prepared to dabbled on the boundary of disaster.
The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.
To do an evil act is base. To do a good one without incurring danger, is common enough. But it is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds though he risks everything in doing them.

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