Adventure And Risk Quotes by Anais Nin, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Alfred North Whitehead, T. S. Eliot, Robert Kennedy, Helen Keller and many others.
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions.
Without adventure civilization is in full decay.
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
What if you do fail, and get fairly rolled in the dirt once or twice. Up again, you shall never be so afraid of a tumble.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
The best revenge is the massive success.
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure.
If you’re not living on the edge you’re taking up too much space.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible – and achieve it, generation after generation.
One doesn’t discover new lands without consenting to lose sight, for a very long time, of the shore.
If we can embrace the adventure and risk and equip our churches to lay down their lives and abandon their inherent loss-aversion, who knows what innovation, what freshness, what new insights from the Spirit will emerge.
It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live at all.
I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.
If everything seems under control, you’re just not going fast enough.