Risks Proverbs

By | February 27, 2017

Sayings about Risks

Biggest profits mean gravest risks. ~ Chinese Proverb

Better to risk a little than to lose the whole. ~ American Proverbs

He who risks nothing can gain nothing. ~ Italian Proverbs

Risk – If one as to jump a stream and knows how wide it is, he will not jump. If he doesn’t know how wide it is, he’ll jump and six times out of ten he’ll make it ~ Persian Proverb

He who doesn’t risk never gets to drink champagne. ~ Russian Proverbs

He that holds the handle of a frying-pan runs the risk of burning himself. ~ French Proverb

A cat loves fish, but won’t risk its claws. ~ Yiddish Proverbs

God sells knowledge for labor, honor for risk. ~ Dutch Proverbs

Danger can never by overcome without taking risks. ~ Latin Proverbs

Nothing is gained without taking risks. ~ Spanish Proverbs

Quotations about Risks

Favorite quote about Risks

The irony is that the person not taking risks feels the same amount of fear as the person who regularly takes risks. ~ Peter McWilliams

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

Educated risks are the key to success. ~ William Olsten

Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to preserve it. Has it ever been said that a man who throws himself out the window to escape from a fire is guilty of suicide. ~ Jean Jacques Rousseau

To be alive at all involves some risk. ~ Harold MacMillan

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

Be wary of the man who urges an action in which he himself incurs no risk. ~ Joaquin Setanti

Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy. ~ Dr. Robert Anthony

To win you have to risk loss. ~ Jean-Claude Killy

Taking risks gives me energy. ~ Jay Chiat

Often greater risk is involved in postponement than in making a wrong decision. ~ Harry A. Hopf

Take calculated risks. This is quite different from being rash. ~ George S. Patton

Most successful people are people who take risks — calculated risks — but nevertheless, risks. ~ Author Unknown

Risk is essential. There is not growth of inspiration in staying within what is safe and comfortable. Once you find out what you do best, why not try something else? ~ Alex Noble

There are always risks in freedom. The only risk in bondage is breaking free. ~ Gita Bellin

A man sits as many risks as he runs. ~ Henry David Thoreau

What is necessary is never a risk. ~ Cardinal Jean Francois de Retz

If your life is free of failures, you’re not taking enough risks. ~ Author Unknown

I want to work with the top people, because only they have the courage and the confidence and the risk– seeking profile that you need. ~ Laurel Cutler

During the first period of a man’s life, the danger is not to take the risk. ~ Soren Kierkegaard

People who take risks are the people you’ll lose against. ~ John Sculley

If we don’t succeed, we run the risk of failure. ~ J Danforth Quayle

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

Sometimes I think we can tell how important it is to risk by how dangerous it is to do so. ~ Sonia Johnson

And the trouble is, if you don’t risk anything, you risk even more. ~ Erica Jong

Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown. ~ George Shinn

The people I want to hear about are the people who take risks. ~ Robert Lee Frost

We don’t grow unless we take risks. Any successful company is riddled with failures. ~ James E. Burke

The risks of luxury must be balanced against the costs of necessity and proof of utility. ~ Arthur C. Frantzreb

You risk just as much in being credulous as in being suspicious. ~ Denis Diderot

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

Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing. ~ Warren Buffett

In order to find the edge, you must risk going over the edge. ~ Dennis Dugan

The willingness to take risks is our grasp of faith. ~ George E. Woodberry

All of life is a risk; in fact we’re not going to get out alive. Casualness leads to casualties. Communication is the ability to affect other people with words. ~ Jim Rohn

It is only by risking… that we live at all. ~ William James

Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is possible. ~ Cadet Maxim

If you don’t accept failure as a possibility, you don’t set high goals, you don’t branch out, you don’t try — you don’t take the risk. ~ Rosalynn Carter

The trouble is, if you don’t risk anything, you risk even more. ~ Erica Jong

Take a risk — jump out of your comfort zone! ~ Author Unknown

The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all. ~ Jawaharlal Nehru

Every minute of life I take a risk; it’s part of the enjoyment. ~ Otto Preminger

Risk is a part of God’s game, alike for men and nations. ~ George E. Woodberry

To live without risk for me would be tantamount to death. ~ Jacqueline Cochran

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

In putting off what one has to do, one runs the risk of never being able to do it. ~ Charles Baudelaire

There’s no reward in life without risk. ~ Barry J. Farber

To win without risk is to triumph without glory. ~ Pierre Corneille

Nothing noble is done without risk. ~ Andre Gide

Every noble acquisition is attended with its risks; he who fears to encounter the one must not expect to obtain the other. ~ Pietro Metastasio

It is impossible to win the great prizes of life without running risks, and the greatest of all prizes are those connected with the home. ~ Theodore Roosevelt

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. ~ Kenneth S. Davis

Living at risk is jumping off the cliff and building your wings on the way down. ~ Ray Bradbury

There’s as much risk in doing nothing as in doing something. ~ Trammell Crow

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

First weigh the considerations, then take the risks. ~ Helmuth von Moltke

We must have courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. ~ Maxwell Maltz

I think we should follow a simple rule: if we can take the worst, take the risk. ~ Dr. Joyce Brothers

If you don’t accept failure as a possibility, you don’t set high goals, you don’t branch out, you don’t try — you don’t take the risk. ~ Rosalynn Carter

Risk! Risk anything… Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth. ~ Katherine Mansfield

To get profit without risk, experience without danger and reward without work is as impossible as it is to live without being born. ~ A.P. Gouthey

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

Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. ~ William Hazlitt

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

You have to risk failure to succeed. ~ An Wang

Where there is much to risk, there is much to consider. ~ Author Unknown

We don’t grow unless we take risks. ~ James E. Burke

Courage is clearly a readiness to risk self-humiliation. ~ Nigel Dennis

The risk of a wrong decision is preferable to the terror of indecision. ~ Maimonides

Life has no romance without risk. ~ Sarah Doherty

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

People of privilege will always risk their complete destruction rather than surrender any material part of their advantage. ~ John Kenneth Galbraith

Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise. ~ Author Unknown

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

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure. ~ John W. Gardner

To save all, we must risk all. ~ Johann Friedrich Von Schiller

Security is not the meaning of my life. Great opportunities are worth the risk. ~ Shirley Hufstedler

You’ve got to keep fighting; you’ve got to risk your life every six months to stay alive. ~ Elia Kazan

To conquer without risk is to triumph without glory. ~ Pierre Corneille

Life without risk is not worth living. ~ Charles A. Lindbergh

Self-confidence is the result of a successfully survived risk. ~ Jack Gibb

If we do not succeed, then we run the risk of failure. ~ Dan Quayle

If you’re not a risk taker, you should get the hell out of business. ~ Ray Kroc

Everything is sweetened by risk. ~ Alexander Smith

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