Be wary of the man who urges an action in which he himself incurs no risk.
There are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction.
—John F. Kennedy
If you're never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take any chances.
I don't think about risks much. I just do what I want to do. If you gotta go, you gotta go.
In order for people to be happy, sometimes they have to take risks. It's true these risks can put them in danger of being hurt.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
The universe will reward you for taking risks on its behalf.
Sometimes it's better to hold onto what you have, rather than risk what might be.
—H.M. Ward in Demon Kissed
Most good things come with the risk of something bad.
—Richelle Mead in Succubus Blues
For every one torturer, there are a thousand people ready to risk their lives to save another. For every soldier who shoots in a neighborhood, there are a thousand compañeros who help and protect each other.
If people think nature is their friend, then they sure don't need an enemy.
Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.
Being comfortable with who you are is the ultimate threat.
—Sean Beaudoin in You Killed Wesley Payne
A toast…to taking a chance, because that chance taken may be the very path that leads you to your happily ever after.
—Tillie Cole in Sweet Hope
It's when that fear goes away that you know you've found the right person to risk everything for.
—Catherine Bybee in Not Quite Mine