There are two aspects of everything. Every day is followed by night and happiness has its dark side of sorrow. Both the aspects of life have its own color and tune.
The brighter side of life and effort is only visible when you take risks. Of course, calculated risks are more recommended but the risk is a risk! When these risks are coupled with right planning it brings a lot of feats to the table. Avoiding risk in life cannot bring any success. You may not succeed in the initial attempt, that’s OK! Without taking a risk and embracing failure you cannot enjoy the taste of success. Could we ever dream of flying in the air had the airplane not been invented? All such big breakthroughs have been the result of risk taking.
How risk taking can change your life and what it has to offer?
Taking Risk Polishes your Skills & Separates you from Status Quo
Most of us are afraid of taking a risk and want to avoid any change. If you want to succeed in life or business you have to be in better company. Most of the businesses are fearful to take risks because they are surrounded by same people. Most of the people are not comfortable with change. They avoid change for fear of risk. They are mostly status quo people, not willing to change anything. They can never taste that success which is earned after taking risks. You need to challenge your limitations by taking risks! You may not success but you would surely learn a lesson for future. Failures are lessons and the stepping stones to your success.
Risk brings you Closer to your Dreams
No dream is easy to accomplish. More you take risks, better you will become in your skills and learning. It will bring you closer to your dreams. At least you would find many ways that wouldn’t work! Living a boring and normal life cannot bring any big success to you. To do something extraordinary or better than others, you have to take bigger and extraordinary risks. Don’t settle for something less than extraordinary. Playing safe cannot bring you near to your dream.
Risk Nourishes Your Inner Strength
We usually avoid venturing risks learning from others’ failure. Fear of failure keeps us away from success all our life. Risks foster our hidden strength and bring it forth. It introduces us to our hidden powerhouse and helps us know our worth. The confidence of achieving anything we dream of is the greatest power of human being which is polished with repeated risks.
Opens up New Avenues Boosting your Confidence
Risk opens new gateways to explore, and those ways that will not work. After receiving failure in your efforts many times you would find new opportunities and ways to accomplish your goal which could ideally be unique and less trodden. You are equipped with unlimited abilities; it’s just to identify them by taking risks and improving skills. Unique ideas are always successful which is accomplished only when you take great risks.
Beats your Fear
Yes, more you take risks, more you become fearless. Chanakya has told attack and destroy fear as soon as it approaches you. Fear is the biggest dilemma that holds you back from achieving a feat. The best way to beat fear is to do one thing every day that scares you and never stop doing it till you are comfortable with it. This gradual exposure therapy to fear is the greatest risk that brings to closer to life and happiness eliminating all fears.
This is a truth – if you refuse to risk, life will swallow you! Be a risk taker, you will never fail to succeed. Risk teaches the best life lessons propelling you towards your life goal gradually, inch by inch. There is no substitute to risk, nor can it ever be replaced by any better technique to be successful.