As we continue in life’s journey, there comes many instances where the choice of a risk is given. It may be involved with moving to a different place, changing careers, having a child or simply falling in love. In some occasions we may be given an option and in some, there’s no other alternative than taking the leap.
Risks, by nature are very terrifying. It’s consequences are uncertain and unpredictable. There’s always a possibility that we may have to pick up shattered pieces and start all over again. Nevertheless, what we must realize is that out of our comfort zone is where magic happens.
Risks gives us the opportunity to explore our dreams and aspirations. It tests our talents and limits. Taking risks enhance our self- Risks allow us to nurture and discover new things about ourselves and also about this world.
There are two types of people in this world. One is who is not keen to take even the slightest risk in fear and other is who is willing to take every opportunity that comes their way. We must keep a balance in these two extremes and try to discover our true potential; as by escaping risks, we gradually shut down our world, making it unexciting.
Opportunities don’t just happen. We must create them. By being observant and sensible, we can minimize the disappointments and maximize the probability of the success.
Whether we become successful or not, taking calculated risks will expand our capacity and life will bless us with more courage when facing darker days.
One day, all that we would be left with are the memories of the times that we took a leap of faith, whether we won or not.
May be…just may be…everything you want is on the other side of your fear.
So, think a min….because in the end, we only regret the chances we did not take.