We can’t be in survival mode. We have to be in growth mode.
I wanted to project myself forward to age 80 and say, ‘OK, I’m looking back on my life. I want to minimise the number of regrets I have.’ And I knew that when I was 80, I was not going to regret having tried this. I was not going to regret trying to participate in...
He’s a conundrum- and there’s still a piece missing from the puzzle.” Whatever that piece was, there was a part of me telling me not to get involved- that it was too much to handle. That you shouldn’t go out on a limb unless you’re absolutely sure the limb can support your weight.
Take a chance and risk it all or play it safe and suffer defeat.
Ah, Walker—if I could explain all of humanity’s foibles, I’d be a rich man indeed, at least as far as money goes. I believe people are like that because of fear. They fear being loved because they fear that if they’re loved, they’ll have to love back. And if they love back, they may get...
I want to see an end to sovereign risk questions over Australia.
Overconfidence blurs out the risk. Inferiority magnifies it.
Strong leaders are not the ones who do everything right. They are the ones to put a plan together, take risks, make mistakes, humbly admit their mistakes, take responsibility for failures, make necessary changes, do not fear correction, and with the trust of their followers and the team of which they were leading! -Clarity:Focusing on...
One cannot bring up boys to be eagles and then expect them to be sparrows.
Business is all about risk taking and managing uncertainties and turbulence.
Love is not something you protect. It’s something you risk.
There is no discovery without risk and what you risk reveals what you value.
But we think the risk of a similar market hiccup late this year or early next remains significant,
Traders are worried that if this situation deteriorates, supply from Nigeria would be at risk.
The wish to travel seems to me characteristically human: the desire to move, to satisfy your curiosity or ease your fears, to change the circumstances of your life, to be a stranger, to make a friend, to experience an exotic landscape, to risk the unknown..
I have not always chosen the safest path. I’ve made my mistakes, plenty of them. I sometimes jump too soon and fail to appreciate the consequences. But I’ve learned something important along the way: I’ve learned to heed the call of my heart. I’ve learned that the safest path is not always the best path...
All choices are fraught with peril, but inaction is the most perilous of all.
Risky is not the same as crazy. Failing is not the same as being worthless.
Kupata kitu ambacho hujawahi kupata lazima ufanye kitu ambacho hujawahi kufanya.
By dint of railing at idiots you run the risk of becoming idiotic yourself
People play small for lots of reasons, but at the core of them all is fear. Playing small means playing safe—avoiding risk, failure, criticism, and the list goes on. But just imagine how incredibly different the world would be if everyone committed to playing big—taking on audacious goals, trying to make a meaningful difference, being...
For God’s sake, Gwen,” he said gently. “What matter that I love you. That’s not the bit that’s always been missing.”Her lips parted. They wished to ask a question she could not bear to bring herself to ask. He was never less than honest. The answer, than, was bound to be wrong.”So she did not...
Who you are tomorrow begins with what you do today.