Play the game for more than you can afford to lose... only then will you learn the game.
Author: Winston Churchill (1874-1965)
Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister
Playing safe is probably the most unsafe thing in the world. You cannot stand still. You must go forward.
Author: Robert Collier
Profession: American Writer, Publisher
Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.
Author: James B. Conant (1893-1978)
Profession: American Educator, Diplomat
Boldness, without the rules of propriety, becomes insubordination.
Profession: Chinese Ethical Teacher, Philosopher
Life is like a hand of cards. You have to play the hand you're dealt, you can't win by folding, and sometimes you must take chances in order to win.
Author: Mike Conner
Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance.
Author: Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933)
Profession: Thirtieth President of the USA
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Author: Pierre Corneille (1606-1684)
Profession: French Dramatist
In order to conquer, what we need is to dare, still to dare, and always to dare.
Author: Georges Danton (1759-1794)
Profession: French Revolutionary Politician
When you are in any contest, you should work as if there were--to the very last minute--a chance to lose it. This is battle, this is politics, this is anything.
Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)
Profession: Thirty-fourth President of the USA
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go.
Author: T. S. Eliot (1888-1965)
Profession: American-born British Poet, Critic
I dip my pen in the blackest ink, because I am not afraid of falling into my inkpot.
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
Profession: American Poet, Essayist
The bold are helpless without cleverness.
Profession: Greek Tragic Poet
There's no reward in life without risk.
Author: Barry J. Farber
Profession: American Trainer, Speaker, Author
Back of ninety-nine out of one-hundred assertions that a thing cannot be done is nothing, but the unwillingness to do it.
Author: William Feather (1888-1918)
Profession: American Writer, Businessman
If you never budge, don't expect a push.
Author: Malcolm S. Forbes (1919-1990)
Profession: American Publisher, Businessman