70+ Best Risk Quotes: Exclusive Selection

In simple terms, risk is the possibility of something bad happening. Inspirational risk quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

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Famous Risk Quotes

It seems to be a law of nature, inflexible and inexorable, that those who will not risk cannot win. John Paul Jones

Because if you’re prepared and you know what it takes, it’s not a risk. You just have to figure out how to get there. There is always a way to get there. Mark Cuban

Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision. Peter Drucker

If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary. Jim Rohn

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. Anais Nin

There is strange comfort in knowing that no matter what happens today, the Sun will rise again tomorrow. Aaron Lauritsen

You have to risk falling to be able to fly. Debasish Mridha

Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing. Denis Waitley

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Most men either compromise or drop their greatest talents and start running after, what they perceive to be, a more reasonable success, and somewhere in between they end up with a discontented settlement. Safety is indeed stability, but it is not progression. Criss Jami

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. William S. Burroughs

The biggest risk is not taking any risk. In a world that’s changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks. Mark Zuckerberg

If fear was a man he would never take risks. Fritz Chery

If you risk nothing, then you risk everything. Geena Davis 

The most critical risk of all, is not taking the risk if means be dangerous. Anthony Liccione

People who don’t take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. Peter F. Drucker

Why take risks? Because too much caution might cost you everything one day. Ironically, that is a risk too! Carlos Wallace 

Living with fear stops us from taking risks, and if you don’t go out on the branch, you’re never going to get the best fruit. Sarah Parish

Top Risk Quotes

When you take risks you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important. Ellen DeGeneres

The only certainty in life is that it is uncertain. Charles F. Glassman

The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.  Mark Caine

Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life. Muhammad Ali

Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try. Jack Canfield

Don’t be too scared to calculate risks. Sunday Adelaja 

You only do good work when you’re taking risks and pushing yourself.  Sally Hawkins

Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear. George Addair

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

If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on. Sheryl Sandberg

Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave. Mary Tyler Moore

No man is worth his salt who is not ready at all times to risk his well-being, to risk his body, to risk his life in a great cause. Theodore Roosevelt

Don’t be afraid to take a big step. You can’t cross a chasm in two small jumps. David Lloyd George

The reward is in the risk. Rachel Cohn

A ship in harbor is safe, but what is not what ships are built for. John A. Shedd

There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long-range risks of comfortable inaction. John F. Kennedy

Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you don’t take risks, you’ll have a wasted soul. Drew Barrymore

The biggest risk a person can take is to do nothing. Robert Kiyosaki

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all. Helen Keller

Amazing Risk Quotes

Quotes about taking risks to overcome fear

If you opt for a safe life, you will never know what it’s like to win. Richard Branson

Only those who play win. Only those who risk win. History favors risk-takers. Forgets the timid. Everything else is commentary. Iveta Cherneva

I don’t believe in pitfalls. I believe in taking risks and not doing the same thing twice. Guy Laliberte

It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life. Sister Elizabeth Kenny

By taking risks you’re putting yourself up to the possibility of failure, so the more risks you take now, the higher your tolerance for loss, setback, and failure will be in the future. You’ll learn from those experiences, embrace the failure and push forward, improving yourself one risk at a time. Farah Osman

Taking risks gives me energy.  Jay Chiat

This is our big chance to see what people think of us. The real us. We have to show em there’s nothing to be afraid of. If we don’t get over our fears, they never will. Lisi Harrison

To say that one waits a lifetime for his soulmate to come around is a paradox. People eventually get sick of waiting, take a chance on someone, and by the art of commitment become soulmates, which takes a lifetime to perfect. Criss Jami

…maybe sometimes it’s riskier not to take a risk. Sometimes all you’re guaranteeing is that things will stay the same. Danny Wallace

Those who achieve the extraordinary are usually the most ordinary because they have nothing to prove to anybody. Be Humble. Aaron Lauritsen

…If there is no risk, there is no reward. Christy Raedeke

As we risk ourselves, we grow. Each new experience is a risk. Fran Watson

In battle it is the cowards who run the most risk; bravery is a rampart of defense. Sallust

There’s something liberating about not pretending. Dare to embarrass yourself. Risk. Drew Barrymore

There is no self-discovery in a safe life. Morrissey

Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise. Swami Vivekananda

When you play it too safe, you’re taking the biggest risk of your life. Time is the only wealth we’re given. Barbara Sher

To know what life is worth you have to risk it once in a while. Jean-Paul Sartre

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I . . . I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. Robert Frost

But he’d learned long ago that a life lived without risks pretty much wasn’t worth living. Life rewarded courage, even when that first step was taken neck-deep in fear. Tamera Alexander 

To live a life of excellence, you will have to take risks. Debbie Ford

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. T. S. Eliot

Progress always involves risks. You can’t steal second base and keep your foot on first. Frederick Wilcox

Life’s trials will test you, and shape you, but don’t let them change who you are. Aaron Lauritsen

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. Goethe

You can’t be successful in business without taking risks. It’s really that simple. Adena Friedman

Anything that is successful is a series of mistakes. Billie Armstrong

Whilst I’ll take any risk that I must, I’ll take none that I needn’t. Rafael Sabatini 

If you dare nothing, then when the day is over, nothing is all you will have gained. Neil Gaiman

One who is not afraid to die lives, and one who is afraid to live dies. Matshona Dhliwayo

The struggles we endure today will be the ‘good old days’ we laugh about tomorrow. Aaron Lauritsen

The only thing you lose in taking risk is fear. Marion Bekoe 

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