Risks And Taking Chances Quotes by Andre Gide, T. S. Eliot, William Jennings Bryan, George S. Patton, Pierre Corneille, Soren Kierkegaard and many others.
It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves – in finding themselves.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.
When you have collected all the facts and fears and made your decision, turn off all your fears and go ahead!
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Necessity is the mother of taking chances.
I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you.
Take a chance! All life is a chance
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.
You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.
The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.
The time to take counsel of your fears is before you make an important battle decision. That’s the time to listen to every fear you can imagine! When you have collected all the facts and fears and made your decision, turn off all your fears and go ahead!