Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
You risk just as much in being credulous as in being suspicious.
Our whole way of life today is dedicated to the removal of risk. Cradle to grave we are supported, insulated, and isolated from the risks of life- and if we fall, our government stands ready with Band-Aids of every size.
Any life truly lived is a risky business, and if one puts up too many fences against the risks one ends by shutting out life itself.
However well organized the foundations of life may be, life must always be full of risks.
Dancing on the edge is the only place to be.
It is so tempting to try the most difficult thing possible.
All life is a chance. So take it! The person who goes furthest is the one who is willing to do and dare.
I postpone death by living, by suffering, by error, by risking, by giving, by losing.
If you don't take chances, you can't do anything in life.
Only those who dare, truly live.
Life has no romance without risk.
We love because it is the only true adventure.
If your life is ever going to get better, you'll have to take risks. There is simply no way you can grow without taking chances.
You've got to keep fighting-you've got to risk your life every six months to stay alive.
There's no such thing as a sure thing. That's why they call it gambling.
It is only by risking ... that we live at all.
Life is a risk.
To be alive at all involves some risk.