risk: There’s No Gain Without Risk - 10/13/17 03:55 AM
There’s No Gain Without Risk
“To try is to risk failure. But risk must be taken because the
greatest hazard of life is risk nothing. The person who risks
nothing, does nothing, has nothing, is nothing. He may
avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot
 learn, feel, change, grow, live and love.”
Leo Bucaglia 1924 - 1998, Self-Help Author, Motivational
Speaker, Forward Thinker
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
There’s no gain without risk
 
Every opportunity has an element of risk attached to it . . . . and element for gain.
 
Risk has to be evaluated not by the element of … (11 comments)

risk: A Point of Choice - 07/27/16 01:34 PM
A Point of Choice 
“Life is a grindstone. But whether it grinds us down
or polishes us up depends on us.”
L. Thomas Holdcraft, Author   
 
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
A point of choice
 
When you encounter a fork in the road you have reached . . . . a point of choice . . . .
 
You can take the fork to the right . . . . or you can take the fork to the left. Both paths will move up forward . . . . You have to make the choice . . . . of which … (14 comments)

risk: The Conflict Within - 03/28/16 01:21 PM
The Conflict Within
“The greatest conflicts are not between two people,
but between one person and himself.”
Garth Brooks, Singer
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The conflict within
 
Your greatest conflict is the one . . . . you have with yourself. You have the conflict between who you are today . . . . and who you can be in the future.
 
When you’re in your comfort there is a sense of safety . . . . and you feel comfortable with your routines and habits.
 
The conflict arises when you realize that you are not fulfilling your potential. 
 
The question … (8 comments)

risk: Increase . . . . Your Odds of Success - 10/30/15 07:44 AM
 
Increase . . . . Your Odds of Success
“Think of success as a game of chance in which you have control
 over the odds. As you begin to master concepts in personal
achievement, you are increasing your  odds of
achieving success.”
Bo Bennett, Author
As I see it . . . . . . .
Increase . . . . your odds of success
 
All of life has an element of chance . . . .and risk involved . . . . Business is no difference.
 
There is no such thing as a sure thing . . . . but you can put the odds … (12 comments)

risk: You Have to Try . . . . and Keep on Trying - 09/23/15 07:42 AM
You Have to Try . . . . and Keep on Trying
“Defeat is not the worst of failures, not to have tried is
the true failure.”
George Woodberry, Poet
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
 
You have to try . . . . and keep on trying
 
You have to try . . . . and try again at the risk of failure. Everything you do will not have successful results . . . . Without taking action . . . . and trying there  no lasting successful results.
 
Trying wears down the resistance . . . and when … (7 comments)

risk: Step Out of Your Comfort Zone - 07/31/15 10:47 PM
Step Out of Your Comfort Zone
“How can you learn and grow when you never step out
and try something new and exciting?
There is never a lack of resources, only a lack of ideas.
Without risk, there can be no progress.
All of us only have so much sand left in the hourglass,
and one day our sand will run out.
The time to risk is now and the great ones know it.”
 Steve Siebold, Author, Speaker         
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Step out of your comfort zone
 
Your comfort zone creates self-imposed limits . . . . and you will never grow beyond … (22 comments)

risk: Ask the Questions - 07/24/15 09:09 AM
Ask the Questions
“It’s far better to ask a stupid question . . . .
than to make a stupid mistake.”
Lou Ludwig, Sale and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
        
As I see it . . . . . . .
Ask the questions
 
There are times that the information that you receive . . . . is not adequate to complete what you’re doing successfully.
 
When you’re asked to do something . . . . or to take on a new project you need the right information to successfully complete the project.
 
When you don’t have enough information . . . . or the … (15 comments)

risk: A Wise Person Will Let Their Actions Speak for Them - 05/15/15 06:42 AM
A Wise Person Will Let Their Actions Speak for Them
“A superior man acts before he speaks, and afterward
speaks according to his actions.”
Confucius 
As I see it . . . . . . .
A wise person will let their actions speak for them
 
Every action that you take . . . . will have as an equal reaction . . . .and an element of risk attached to it.
 
The cost of success . . . . is the willingness to take action . . . . and the calculated risks in order to succeed.
 
Have the courage of your convictions . . … (10 comments)

risk: Success is Achieved in Taking a Chance - 09/27/14 10:32 AM
Success is Achieved in Taking a Chance    
“If you want to achieve your goals and become successful
you must either have a chance . . . . or take one.”
Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management Consultant,
Success Coach, Speaker, Trainer and Author
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
Success is achieved in taking a chance
 
All successful endeavors have an element of risk attached to it . . . . and taking a chance.
 
If you want to achieve your goals you have to write them out . . . . … (6 comments)

risk: Risk . . . . Reward - 11/07/13 09:59 AM
 
Risk . . . . Reward
“If the risk is fully aligned with your purpose and mission,
then it’s work considering.”  
Peter Diamandis , American Businessman
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
 
Risk . . . . Reward
 
With every endeavor there is an element of risk .  . . . and an element of  reward.
 
The question to ask yourself . . . . is the endeavor important to you in reaching your long term goals and objectives?
 
Is the reward greater than the risk?
 
Will … (5 comments)

risk: Doing Nothing is a Big Mistake - 10/11/13 12:43 AM
 
Doing Nothing is a Big Mistake
“The man who does things makes many mistakes, but he
never makes the biggest of all – doing nothing.”
Benjamin Franklin 1706 -1790, Founding Father of the
United States, Author, Printer, Scientist, Inventor
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
 
Doing nothing is a big mistake
 
The days slip into months . . . . the months slip into years . . . . and the years slip into your life. Doing nothing is a big mistake and lets your life slip away … (5 comments)

risk: The High Cost of Comfortable Inaction - 09/08/13 10:07 AM
Motivational Power Quote
 
The High Cost of Comfortable Inaction
“There are risks and costs to a plan of action. But they are
 far less than the ling-range risks and costs of
comfortable inaction.”
John f Kennedy, 35th President of the United States
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
The high cost of comfortable inaction
 
There are risks in any actions that you take . . . . Some will be bigger than others. But in reality there is always an element of risk in your choices . . . . and … (7 comments)

risk: The Ability to Be Decisive - 02/17/13 10:24 PM
Motivational Power Quote
 
 The Ability to Be Decisive  
“Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men
and woman, Almost any decision is better than no
decision at all.”
Brain Tracy, Motivational Author, Speaker and
Consultant
 
As I see it . . . . . . .
The ability to be decisive
 
The person that’s decisive will step up and take action . . . . to do  what has to be done . . . . when it needs to be done.
 
The decisive person fully understands that there is element of … (5 comments)

risk: The Life We Lead is Our Choice - 10/14/10 03:53 AM
 
Motivational Power Quote
 
The Life We Lead is Our Choice 
"Life is a grindstone.
But whether it grinds us down or polishes us up
depends on us."
L. Thomas Holdcraft, author   
  
As I see it. . . . . . . .
The Life We Lead is Our Choice  
When we encounter a fork in the road we reach a point of choice we can take the fork to the right or we can take the fork to the left. Both will move up forward but we have to make the choice of which path to … (8 comments)

risk: Risk Occasional Failure in Order to Succeed - 11/19/09 02:22 PM
 
  
Motivational Power Quote
 
Risk Occasional Failure in Order to Succeed
 
"It is hard to fail,
but it is worse never to
have tried to succeed."
Theodore Roosevelt
 
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Risk occasional failure in order to succeed   
Have the courage to risk a occasional failure in your pursue of your dreams and success. Failures and setbacks are temporary obstacles on our success journey.   
Find away over them, around them or through them.  
When we overcome our challenges we become stronger and move forward with increased confidences and … (8 comments)

risk: Reach Out and Dare - 09/12/09 12:55 AM
 
   
Motivational Power Quote
 
Reach Out and Dare 
 
"Fortune sides with those
who dare."
Virgil
  
As I see it. . . . . . . .
Reach out and dare.  
Success favors those who are willing to reach out and dare.  
There may be some risks in reaching out and daring, but be willing to step outside of your comfort zone and dare for success.  
Rise up above your challenges and dare to succeed.  
The more you reach, the greater your success potential will be.  
Be bold reach out and dare.  
®2009, Lou Ludwig, Sales and Management … (12 comments)

risk: There is No Security in Standing Still - 07/19/09 07:21 AM
   
Motivational Power Quote
 
There is No Security in Standing Still 
 
"There is no Security in this earth.
Only Opportunity."
General Douglas MacArthur
   
As I see it. . . . . . . .
There is no security in standing still.  
The person that stands still were find no security only the risk of being by-passed or ran over.  
A stationary person becomes an easy target and losing ground.  
Seeking new opportunities propels us forward, opens doors that were not there for us to see in the past.  
Our future will be secured by the opportunities we … (8 comments)

 
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