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The only thing one never regrets are one's mistakes.

The only things you regret are the things you don't do.

The rewards go to the risk-takers, those who are willing to put their egos on the line and reach out to other people and to a richer, fuller life for themselves.

The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.

The torment of precautions often exceeds the dangers to be avoided. It is sometimes better to abandon one's self to destiny.

There is little place in the political scheme of things for an independent, creative personality, for a fighter. Anyone who takes that role must pay a price.

There is no memory with less satisfaction than the memory of some temptation we resisted.

There was never a place for her in the ranks of the terrible, slow army of the cautious. She ran ahead, where there were no paths.

There's no such thing as a sure thing. That's why they call it gambling.

They are surely to be esteemed the bravest spirits who, having the clearest sense of both the pains and pleasures of life, do not on that account shrink from danger.

This nation was built by men who took risks-pioneers who were not afraid of the wilderness, business men who were not afraid of failure, scientists who were not afraid of the truth, thinkers who were not afraid of progress, dreamers who were not afraid of action.

To achieve anything, you must be prepared to dabble on the boundary of disaster.

To avoid an occasion for our virtues is a worse degree of failure than to push forward pluckily and make a fall.

To be alive at all involves some risk.

To conquer without risk is to triumph without glory.

To gain that which is worth having, it may be necessary to lose everything else.

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

To play it safe is not to play.

To render ourselves insensible to pain we must forfeit also the possibilities of happiness.

Unless you enter the tiger's den, you cannot take the cubs.


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