22 Quotes Regarding Risk
Prudence suspects that happiness is a bait set by risk.
In love, self-love is always at risk.
Wit puts politicians at risk.
Proverbial wisdom counsels against risk and change. But sitting ducks fare worst of all.
Life is the risk we cannot refuse.
To conquer without risk is to triumph without glory.
In battle it is the cowards who run the most risk; bravery is a rampart of defense.
Gaius Sallustius Crispus
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Anyone who takes himself too seriously always runs the risk of looking ridiculous; anyone who can consistently laugh at himself does not.
The married are those who have taken the terrible risk of intimacy and, having taken it, know life without intimacy to be impossible.
Hesitation increases in relation to risk in equal proportion to age.
The man who knows it can’t be done counts the risk, not the reward.
Better risk loss of truth than chance of error.
Risk! Risk anything! Care no more for the opinion of others, for those voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
I choose to risk my significance to live so that which came to me as see goes to the next as blossom, and that which came to me as blossom goes on as fruit.
But boundless risk must pay for boundless gain.
I think there’s a difference between a gamble and a calculated risk.
Decision is a risk rooted in the courage of being free.
You miss one hundred percent of the shots you never take!
The refusal to rest content, the willingness to risk excess on behalf of one’s obsessions, is what distinguishes artists from entertainers, and what makes some artists adventurers on behalf of us all. (on J.D. Salinger)