Risk Quotes

Mike L. Hopper

Some adventures should never be repeated.

Drew Barrymore

If you don't take risks, you'll have a wasted soul.

Marty Rubin

Take a wrong turn. Get lost in something you love.. Marty Rubin
Take a wrong turn. Get lost in something you love.

Antoine De Saint-Exupéry

Of course I’ll hurt you. Of course you’ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this is the very condition of existence. To become spring, means accepting the risk of winter. To become presence, means accepting the risk of absence.

William S. Burroughs

There is no intensity of love or feeling that does not involve the risk of crippling hurt. It is a duty to take this risk, to love and feel without defense or reserve.

Erica Jong

Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more.

Roman Payne

She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She
She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.

Roman Payne

You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in
You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in your imagination.

Roman Payne

I was an adventurer, but she was not an adventuress. She was a 'wanderess.' Thus, she didn’t care about money, only experiences - whether they came from wealth or from poverty, it was all the same to her.

Gina Greenlee

Adventure, opportunity and reward extend beyond our field of vision, and are made known to us only when we test our wings.

Tim Fargo

Who you are tomorrow begins with what you do today.

A.J. Darkholme

Sometimes you just have to know when the battle you’re fighting is one best walked away from, than fought to the cold, bitter end.

Susan Oakey-Baker

Emotion has its place, but it must not interfere with taking the appropriate action.

Evan Meekins

Heralds don't sing about men who lived in orthodoxy or played it safe, they sing about men who lived an uncertain future and took enough risks to make your head spin.

Kamal Ravikant

Creating anything that never existed before is not sanity.

Slash Coleman

Why does everyone think a guy who prefers love to people is missing something in his
Why does everyone think a guy who prefers love to people is missing something in his life?

Slash Coleman

Love is the bee that carries the pollen from one heart to another.. Slash Coleman
Love is the bee that carries the pollen from one heart to another.

Slash Coleman

I am part of everyone I ever dated on OK Cupid.

Suzanne Collins

I know I'll never marry, never risk bringing a child into the world. Because if there's one thing being a victor doesn't guarantee, it's our children's safety. My kids' names would go right into the reaping balls with everyone else's. And I swear I'll never let that happen.

Cristina Nehring

At its strongest and wildest and most authentic, love is a demon. It is a religion, a high-risk adventure, an act of heroism. Love is ecstasy and injury, transcendence and danger, altruism and excess. In many ways, it is a divine madness.

Alex Rosa

It's an obvious challenge, but the risk feels too big, the leap too grand, the future too unknown

Nora Roberts

There's no reward without work, no victory without effort, no battle won without risk.

Annie Dillard

I want to climb up the blank blue dome as a man would storm the inside of a circus tent, wildly, dangling, and with a steel knife claw a rent in the top, peep, and, if I must, fall.

Lisa Kleypas

The question, love, is whether you want me enough to take the risk.

Gayle Forman

Love is not something you protect. It’s something you risk.

Mandy Hale

Better to put your heart on the line, risk everything, and walk away with nothing than play it safe. Love is a lot of things, but “safe” isn’t one of them.

Helen Keller

A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.

Joan Erickson

Vital lives are about action. You can't feel warmth unless you create it, can't feel delight until you play, can't know serendipity unless you risk.

Toba Beta

Risk means 'shit happens' or 'good luck

Sam Childers

Since that day there is nothing anyone could ever say to convince me that one person cannot change a nation. One person can do unbelievable things. All it takes is that one person who's willing to risk everything to make it happen.

William G.T. Shedd

A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

In school we learn that mistakes are bad, and we are punished for making them. Yet, if you look at the way humans are designed to learn, we learn by making mistakes. We learn to walk by falling down. If we never fell down, we would never walk.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Sit down before fact as a little child, be prepared to give up every preconceived notion, follow humbly wherever and to whatever abysses nature leads, or you shall learn nothing. I have only begun to learn content and peace of mind since I have resolved at all risks to do this.

Friedrich Schiller

To save all we must risk all.

Paul Theroux

The wish to travel seems to me characteristically human: the desire to move, to satisfy your curiosity or ease your fears, to change the circumstances of your life, to be a stranger, to make a friend, to experience an exotic landscape, to risk the unknown..

Katherine Mansfield

Risk anything! Care no more for the opinion of others ... Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth."

(Journal entry, 14 October 1922)

Toba Beta

Overconfidence blurs out the risk. Inferiority magnifies it.

Elaine May

The only safe thing is to take a chance.

Theodore Roosevelt

Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.

Toba Beta

Wisdom mitigates the risk of being honest.

Chuck Palahniuk

The only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.

Hunter S. Thompson

So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed?

Sarah Addison Allen

Happiness is a risk. If you’re not a little scared, then you’re not doing it right.

William Faulkner

You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.

Nicholas Sparks

She had known the kind of love that was worth risking everything for, the kind of love that was as rare as a glimpse of heaven.

Toba Beta

Smartass Disciple: Why men don't ready yet to join the intergalactic confederation?
Master of Stupidity: Men could make them laugh to death. It'd be too risky for them.

Warren Buffett

Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing


The greatest risk to man is not that he aims too high and misses, but that he aims too low and hits.

Randy Komisar

And then there is the most dangerous risk of all - the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.

Erin Jamison

He reached out and intertwined our hands. Gently urging me forward he whispered, “Have I lost you love?

A.J. Darkholme

Trust is always a risk, but when placed in the right people after a trial period where they prove themselves worthy of it, it is a reward transcendent of all the emotional mire that bogs down a person’s potential.

Michael Bassey Johnson

If you can't ignore imperfections, then your imaginary ideal soulmate will always remain pending till you grow old and die.

Santiago Ramón Y Cajal

Our novice runs the risk of failure without additional traits: a strong inclination toward originality, a taste for research, and a desire to experience the incomparable gratification associated with the act of discovery itself.

Cara Lockwood

True love is taking the risk that it won't be a happily-ever-after. True love is joining hands with the man who loves you for who you are, and saying, "I'm not afraid to believe in you.

Patrick Overton

When you walk to the edge of all the light you have and take that first step into the darkness of the unknown, you must believe that one of two things will happen. There will be something solid for you to stand upon or you will be taught to fly.

D Nicole Williams

Sometimes, the risks we take are so extreme that if things didn’t work in our favor, we could lose EVERYTHING for the sake of our faith.

Emily Arden

Sometimes it is worth taking a risk, no matter what the consequences.

Holly Lynn Payne

You know you have received the invitation when your heart is ready to risk everything to hold the hand of God.

Niccolò Machiavelli

Never was anything great achieved without danger.


Fortune sides with him who dares.

Todd Stocker

Give yourself permission to Risk. It is only in risk that one finds success.

Pittacus Lore

Take a chance and risk it all or play it safe and suffer defeat.

Nitin Yadav

Wanna become a Billionaire...?
Try to become a 'Thrillonare' first

Nitin Yadav

1125Wanna become a Billionaire...?
Try to become a 'Thrillonare' first

Addison Killebrew

When you fear falling, you never get off the ground.


Once I get something going well, I'll risk fucking it up just for the action.

Darryl Webb

Failures or successes are not as important as the willingness to risk.

Trenton Lee Stewart

Sometimes, Reynie, trouble itself is the key. - Mr. Benedict

Roman Payne

With her enchanting songs, her rare beauty, and clever tricks, this wild 'wanderess' ensnared my soul like a gypsy-thief, and led me foolish and blind to where you find me now. The first time I saw her, fires were alight. It was a spicy night in Barcelona. The air was fragrant and free.

Iyanla Vanzant

If you are afraid to take a chance, take one anyway. What you don't do can create the same regrets as the mistakes you make.

Michael Connelly

There is no client as scary as an innocent man."

J. Michael Haller, Criminal Defense Attorney, Los Angeles, 1962.

Maggie Stiefvater

My whole life, I had thought that my story was, again and again: Once upon a time, there was a boy, and he had to risk everything to keep what he loved. But really, the story was: Once upon a time, there was a boy, and his fear ate him alive.


People who live life in fear of taking risks die without living it.

Nancy E. Turner

...we named her Dorothy Ann. Dolly, for short. I kissed her warily, fearful of the pain of loving her, love her, though love her I did; fearful lest she hurt me by dying.

A.J. Darkholme

Emperors are not made from cowards; they are made from those who take great risk where there stands to be even greater gain.

A.J. Darkholme

Though there is much we still want, there is much we already have, and that means we have much to lose as well. It’s that potential loss that can keep us bound so tightly that we never reach our biggest dreams, because the biggest dreams require the most risk.

Agnostic Zetetic

If I die on my way to the dance, it will be better than to survive having never lifted my feet.

Melody Jackson

I think the real problem is that you're afraid. Afraid of real love, and what it looks like, because you don't know what it is. The thing is, love is a risk, no matter what. It's just a risk you don't need to be afraid of taking.

Gaurav GRV Sharma

FEAR, is just the Foolish Excuses Against Risk.

Richie Norton

The willingness to be a champion for stupid ideas is the key to greater creativity, innovation, fulfillment, inspiration, motivation and success.

Richie Norton

Creativity is at the heart of every stupid idea . . . creativity and stupid are interchangeable . . . because everything inherent to that kind of creativity requires breaking away from the norm, going against the grain, and leaning into risk and fear.

Mokokoma Mokhonoana

A historian is a risk-terrified prophet.

Sharon Stone

I might be manipulating you to create risk for myself.

J.E.B. Spredemann

Loving someone can be hard at times. You risk a lot when you love - your heart and soul, at the least. Love is the most important and most rewarding investment you can make in another person.

Michael Bassey Johnson

Don't risk your life for those that doesn't love your life, lest you end up in regrets if not death.

John Geddes

...I don't want security - to be self-assured - I want to risk my heart in making your portrait and be paid the wages of your devotion...

Mike Norton

Risk is the factor of a stratagem measured by what man is powerless to control.

Scott Farris

Reagan's failure to become a truly great movie star has been ascribed to project menace, sexuality, or even moral ambiguity.

Bryant McGill

You have put yourself at risk to activate your instinctual genius.

Shandel Slaten

Risk may bring pain, but risk also brings freedom and reward.

Jeff Bezos

The death knell for any enterprise is to glorify the past - no matter how good it was.

John Eldredge

There is no greater place for damage (than marriage) because there is no greater place for glory.

John Eldredge

Most men wait to move until victory is guaranteed.

Holley Gerth

What I do know is that there are two kinds of pain in this life: risk and regret. I'd rather live with the first than the second.

Bell Hooks

The practice of love offers no place of safety. We risk loss, hurt, pain. We risk being acted upon by forces outside our control.

Megan McKenna

There is no way to peace along the way of safety. For peace must be dared. It is the great venture. It can never be safe. Peace is the opposite of security. To demand guarantees is to mistrust, and this mistrusts in turn brings forth war.

Matthew Quick

Your mother is risking a lot, because she believes in you.

Mark Batterson

Most God-ordained dreams die because we are not willing to do something that seems illogical

Alexa Anderson

Sometimes we focus too much on the lyrics that we forget to dance to the music. And sometimes we dance to the music and don't listen to the lyrics. Let the rhythm guide you. Let the lyrics inspire you.

Toba Beta

Hypocrite shouts about the change,
but never let risk coming on his way.

Toba Beta

You jeopardize all if move slowly on a fast lane.

A.M. Homes

For the first time, I understand that, as much as one might desire change, one has to be willing to take a risk, to free-fall, to fail, and that you've got to let go of the past.

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