SOMETIMES YOU HAVE TO TAKE THE RISK Sometimes you just have to take the risk and #TrustGOD. Taking the risk by itself may make you #HAPPY. Share with me about the risks that you have taken and made you feel empowered. Challenge yourself and you shall be rewarded (Don Karl Juravin) Related 27 thoughts on “SOMETIMES YOU HAVE TO TAKE THE RISK” Add yours Thanks to Don for this beautiful article. When we take risks, we stand a higher chance of winning, even if it fails the lesson has been learned. So move out and take that risk. LikeLike Reply If we don’t risk anything we might possibly not get anything done in life. Risks also need to be calculated and we should pour ourselves into the task and ensure we deliver the best. LikeLike Reply Juravin Your are absolutely true! We are angels who still sleep the heavy sleep of the flesh. Man must wake up, open his eyes to the truth if he does not want to run the risk of crossing life like an unconscious brute. LikeLike Reply If you fail, nothing happens Imagine that you run a great risk to take a business forward or study what you have always wanted. There are things that are difficult to carry out because doing so supposes a real sacrifice. But does taking a risk mean that everything will go well? Thanks, Mr. Juravin LikeLike Reply We need to ask ourselves the following questions: What is the worst thing that will happen if this does not go as planned? If the worst thing happens, can I work around it? How would failure impact my other goals? Am I OK with that impact? If you are unsure about the answers to these questions then the risk is not worth taking. LikeLike Reply Thank you, Don, for opening this type of discussion. There is one important step to take before taking a risk and that is to do research. Research is necessary to find out all the risk factors associated with the path you are about to jump on. LikeLike Reply I think that the reason some person play it safe is due to the fact that want perfection in the end result. This should not be the case. We have to choose action over perfection. LikeLike Reply Mr. Jurivan, I think the best way to get yourself to take a risk is by using fear as your motivation. LikeLike Reply It is true when they say that you are defined by the people around you. If you have risk-taking people around you then the chance of taking a risk becomes higher. You are able to gather advice and gain support. Thank you for this article, Don. LikeLike Reply Don, I believe that you must believe in your own vision before you are can confidently take a risk. Many of us cannot see the bigger picture which contributes to us taking the safer road than taking the riskier one. LikeLike Reply We are really are never sure when to take risks in life. The answer is definitely not to take risks every chance we get nor to play it safe every chance we get. It is to seek God in ALL decision making. Lest we forget God knows whats best. LikeLike Reply Don, this is very relevant, especially in the business world. I took a risk to start my own business even though I didn’t know what lies ahead. Now, I am a successful businessman. LikeLike Reply God knows best. If he is telling you to run but though the road ahead is filled with uncertainty then DO IT. LikeLike Reply This is so true, Don! Sometimes you have to take risks. These risks may mean you have to step outside of your comfort zone. And that’s okay because you GROW in the process. God wants us to grow, continuously. LikeLike Reply Taking risks is apart of life! The more risks you take, the least you live in regret! 🙂 LikeLike Reply If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary. LikeLike Reply You really have to take a risk sometimes for you to defeat big challenges in life. When there’s a choice of “play safe or take a risk”, you have to make a great decision because that decision can change everything in one second. You don’t want to have regrets in life by not taking the risk and just by playing it safe. LikeLike Reply While I do agree with this, I believe that sometimes playing it safe is the best way to go. Some risks can be very detrimental in one way or the other. I am not a coward, I am cautious. LikeLike Reply I know it’s easier to do things without risk. It will keep you away from any danger and accidents. But as you grow older you will realize that not all things are to be taken lightly. Sometimes you have to take a risk to overcome something. LikeLike Reply This could not have been said any better. Preach, Sebastian! LikeLike Reply I am always taking the risk in my whole life. Taking the risk both have advantage and disadvantage. But what may happen I know God is with me. He will never leave me and surely will guide and be with me throughout my whole life. LikeLike Reply For you to reach your goal, sometimes you have to take a risk. There are no shortcuts in life. LikeLike Reply Very true, Jim. I risked my entire 9-5, salary paying job, now I own the company I used to work at. God is GREAT! LikeLike Reply I totally agree with this, Don Juravin! Taking risk is a challenging part of our lives. if you really put God first in your heart, He will make a way for you to achieve your goals in life. So, have faith! LikeLike Reply God is my source of power and strength, he helps me get through every day even when I was at my lowest point and had to live paycheck to paycheck. LikeLike Reply I have many observations regarding risk analysis but those are about business. For living a happy life it’s critical to take hazard or risks throughout everyday life! without taking risks, you may pass up an extraordinary chance. So you don’t pass up on chances and experiment with new things that may hazard your life. LikeLike Reply I’m powerless LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply to Suzanne Romero Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.