Risk Quotes and Risk-Taking Quotes

We've selected the very best quotes about risks and risk-taking, from a huge number of sources. Here are great quotes from renowned risk-takers, including Robert F. Kennedy, Robert Frost, Henry David Thoreau, and Eleanor Roosevelt.

Cadet Maxim Quote on Risks and Possibilities:

"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
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Classic Henry Miller Risk Quote:

"All growth is a leap in the dark, a spontaneous unpremeditated act without benefit of experience. "
~ Henry Miller
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Robert F. Kennedy Quote on Taking Risks:

"Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly."
~ Robert F. Kennedy
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Famous Henry David Thoreau Quote on Taking Risks, Taking the Leap into the Unknown:

"We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal and then leap in the dark to our success. "
~ Henry David Thoreau
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Eleanor Roosevelt Quote on Taking Risks and Facing Fears:

"Do one thing every day that scares you."
~ Eleanor Roosevelt
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Robert Frost Quotes About Risks and Life:

"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference."
~ Robert Frost
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Anonymous Quote on the Importance of Taking Risks:

"If your life is free of failures, you’re not taking enough risks."
~ Anonymous
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Frederick B. Wilcox Quote on Why Risk-taking is Essential to Success:

"Progress always involves risks. You can’t steal second base and keep your foot on first."
~ Frederick B. Wilcox
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Famous Geena Davis Risk-taking Motto:

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