Business opportunities are like buses: there’s always another one coming.
— Richard Branson
The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance.
Remember, the greatest failure is not to try.
Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.
— Debbi Fields
To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.
— Søren Kierkegaard
If you risk nothing, then you risk everything.
— Geena Davis
Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship,
the act that endows resources with a new capacity to create wealth.
— Peter Drucker
The real source of wealth and capital in this new era is not material things,
it is the human mind, the human spirit, the human imagination,
and our faith in the future.
— Steve Forbes
Every act of creation is first of all an act of destruction.
I have always found that my view of success has been iconoclastic:
success to me is not about money or status or fame,
it’s about finding a livelihood that brings me joy and self-sufficiency
and a sense of contributing to the world.
— Anita Roddick
One does not discover new lands without consenting to
lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
— André Gide
Inaction is not only the result but the cause of fear.
Perhaps the action you take will be successful;
perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow.
But any action is better than no action at all.
— Norman Vincent Peale
Life shrinks or expands according to one’s courage.
— Anaïs Nin
Great achievements involve great risk.
— the Dalai Lama
The person who goes furthest is generally the one
who is willing to do and dare.
The sure thing boat never gets far from shore.
— Dale Carnegie
Go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.
— Jimmy Carter
There is a precipice on either side of you
(a precipice of caution and a precipice of over-daring).
— Winston Churchill
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out
how far it is possible to go.
— T.S. Eliot
Some people love to lead, some refuse to dance. Some play it safe, others take a chance. Most live as oysters, while some become pearls.
— Jimmy Buffet
If I had asked the public what they wanted,
they would have said a faster horse.
— Henry Ford
Do not suffer life to stagnate; it will grow muddy for want of motion:
commit yourself again to the current of the world.
— Samuel Johnson
Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.
— Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did.
So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor,
catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
— Mark Twain
Never before in history has innovation offered promise of
so much to so many in so short a time.
— Bill Gates
Security is mostly a superstition. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
— Helen Keller
It’s not because things are difficult that we dare not venture.
It’s because we dare not venture that they are difficult.