49 Quotes About Taking Chances


In order to achieve your dreams in life, you have to take a leap of faith. These quotes about taking chances highlight some of the strong qualities and values that must be embraced in order to be successful.

“A wise man turns chance into good fortune.”

“Any time you take a chance you better be sure the rewards are worth the risk because they can put you away just as fast for a ten dollar heist as they can for a million dollar job.”

“Anytime we step out boldly to make changes, we take a chance that we might fail. But the only way to get better is to try.”

“Be passionate about your life. Learn to live without the fear of failing. Take a chance, you just might surprise yourself.”

“Chance favors only those who court her.”

“Do you want to be safe and good, or do you want to take a chance and be great?”

“Don’t listen to anybody. Nobody knows the magic bullet. If they did, they’d sell it and make a fortune. Follow your gut. Follow your instincts. Every once in a while, take a chance.”

“Every chance taken is another chance to win.”

“Everything you want lies on the other side of learning to trust yourself. Take a chance. Have faith. You already know who you are, what you want, and where you want to go.”

“He who takes no chances wins nothing.”

“I always try to take the chance even though my past wasn’t the greatest. I take a person and accept them for who they are and whatever past, present or future they hold. Even the scariest of chances could be the greatest.”

“I believe in taking chances and living your life. Sometimes doors open and others close and you have to figure out which one you’re going to take. I’m always for the one that’s challenging.”

“I say if you’re going to take a chance on something, you just go full balls to the wall.”

“If I had not try and taken chances, I would have miss many great opportunities in life.”

“If you are never scared, embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take chances.”

“If you aren’t making some mistakes, you aren’t taking enough chances.”

“If you know you can do it – if you can already chart every day in your future – then why bother? Choose to do something you have more trouble imagining. Take a chance.”

“If you want to achieve a high goal, you’re going to have to take some chances.”

“If you’re not scared then you’re not taking a chance. If you’re not taking a chance then what the hell are you doing anyway'”

“In an instant, we can make the choice to let our hearts stay broken or we can take a chance in living, and allow this beautiful adventure called life, set our hearts on fire.”

“In life we take chances to prove to ourselves that we are strong enough to be here.”

“In the end, what we regret most are the chances we never took.”

“I’ve found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances.”

“Just keep taking chances and having fun.”

“Life’s not about sitting at home in front of the TV waiting for your life to begin. Get out there and take some chances.”

“Necessity is the mother of taking chances.”

“Never regret taking a chance, even if you fall on your face; It’s better to know you tried and failed than to wonder the great “what if?”.”

“Nothing important was ever achieved without someone taking a chance.”

“Our lives improve only when we take chances — and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.”

“Somebody must take a chance. The monkeys who became men, and the monkeys who didn’t are still jumping around in trees making faces at the monkeys who did.”

“Take a chance as it is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Have a positive mind set and all will go according to plan.”

“Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.”

“Take a chance. You never know how perfect something might turn out to be.”

“Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.”

“Taking chances on opportunities, even if they aren’t right for you, gives you a clearer picture of where you want to go with your life and career.”

“The great thing about taking big chance when you’re younger is you have less to lose and you don’t know as much. So you take big swings.”

“The important thing is not being afraid to take a chance. Remember, the greatest failure is to not try. Once you find something you love to do, be the best at doing it.”

“The only safe thing is to take a chance.”

“The successful man is the one who had the chance and took it.”

“The thing is most people are afraid to step out, to take a chance beyond their established identity.”

“There are people who are able to plan their career, their future, but I’ve never had any talent for that. I just do things and hope for the best. Say yes, take a chance, and sometimes it’s terrific and sometimes it’s not.”

“There’s a way of playing safe, there’s a way of using tricks and there’s the way I like to play which is dangerously where you’re going to take a chance on making mistakes in order to create something you haven’t created before.”

“To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.”

“We really only have two choices. Play it safe, or take a chance. For me, pulling back because of fear has always made me feel worse.”

“When we allow ourselves to become vulnerable, to take chances, and to risk our pride, that is when we find our own glory.”

“You can’t go through life protecting yourself from everything. You have to take chances. Because if you don’t, then you might as well not be living.”

“You learn so much from taking chances, whether they work out or not. Either way, you can grow from the experience and become stronger and smarter.”

“You never know what life is going to throw at you so don’t be afraid to take a chance because it might just be the best thing to happen to you!”

“Your regrets aren’t what you did, but what you didn’t do. So I take every opportunity.”

Being given a second chance is an amazing opportunity to try something again and prevail at it.

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