Risk Quotes

It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal; that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.
Simone de Beauvoir, The Second Sex (1950)
Dr. joyce brothers - accept that all of us can be hurt, that all of us...

Alex noble - risk is essential. there is not growth of...
A man may be a patriot without risking his own life or sacrificing his health. There are plenty of lives less valuable.
James Mellon, who paid $300 for a civil war Union army deferment
Courageous risks are life - Giving, they help you grow, make you brave, and better than you think you are.
Joan L. Curcio
Every day I live I am more convinced that the waste of life lies in the love we have not given, the powers we have not used, the selfish prudence that will risk nothing and which, shirking pain, misses happiness as well.
Mary Cholmondeley

It is better to risk saving a guilty person than to condemn an innocent one.
Voltaire, Zadig
Being able to support oneself allows one to choose a marriage out of love and not just economic dependence. It also allows one to risk that marriage.
Gloria Steinem
Those who misrepresent the normal experiences of life, who decry being controversial, who shun risk, are the enemies of the American way of life, whatever the piety of their vocal professions and the patriotic flavor of their platitudes.
Henry M. Wriston
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.
E. e. cummings
Mark twain - i cannot keep from talking, even at the risk of...
Life is a risk.
Diane Von Furstenberg
He who finds Fortune on his side should go briskly ahead, for she is wont to favor the bold.
Baltasar Gracian
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
Storm Jameson
You have to reach a level of comfort with that risk.
Sally Ride, President, Space. com
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
Courage is more than standing for a firm conviction. It includes the risk of questioning that conviction.
Julian Weber Gordon
Our lives improve only when we take chances - - And the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
Walter Anderson
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
He who pursues fame at the risk of losing his self is not a scholar.
Chuang - Tzu, The Great Supreme
Be wary of the man who urges an action in which he himself incurs no risk.
Joaquin Setanti
God sells knowledge for labour - - Honour for risk.
Arabic Prove
Self - Confidence is something caught and not taught. And, risk - Running and chance - Taking are the only ways to catch it.
Arnold Schwarzenegger
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Pierre Corneille
Be brave enough to live creatively. The creative is the place where no one else has ever been. You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. You cannot get there by bus, only by hard work, risking and by not quite knowing what you are doing. What you will discover will be wonderful; yourself.
Alan Alda
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
We Americans know - Although others appear to forget - The risk of spreading conflict. We still seek no wider war. On ordering retaliatory action against North Vietnam.
Lyndon B. Johnson
With love, you should go ahead and take the risk of getting hurt... because love is an amazing feeling.
Britney Spears
Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes, and having fun.
Mary Lou Cook
One runs the risk of weeping a little, if one allows himself to be tamed.
Antoine de Saint - Exupery, The Little Prince
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
A venturesome minority will always be eager to get off on their own... let them take risks, for Godsake, let them get lost, sunburnt, stranded, drowned, eaten by bears, buried alive under avalanches - That is the right and privilege of any free American.
16 Idaho Law Review 407, 420 - 1980.
It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.
Simone de Beauvoi
We must have the courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. Everyday living requires courage if life is to be effective and bring happiness.
Maxwell Maltz
Who bravely dares must sometimes risk a fall.
Tobias G. Smollett
Universities should be safe havens where ruthless examination of realities will not be distorted by the aim to please or inhibited by the risk of displeasure.
Kingman Brewster, Jr.
Sometimes the biggest risk you can take is not taking a risk.
Unknown
In the long run, we get no more than we have been willing to risk giving.
Sheldon Kopp
We have long passed the Victorian era, when asterisks were followed after a certain interval by a baby.
W. Somerset Maugham
Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks.
Herodotus, The Histories of Herodotus