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Not taking risks means not risking failure... and not risking success.

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Dangerous Risks Aside (Photo credit: epSos.de)
Whether we like it or not, we are taking risks every day. Crossing the street is risky. Actuarial scientists will say the risks vary. Poker players will say the odd are even in life. They are both right but it's still risky.
So if you accept that you are always taking risks, why not take risks to succeed. Failure is always an option but it's failure only if you don't get up and try again.

This quotes is the familiar form of stating things one way and pointing out the opposite which shares the same truths.
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