Calculated Risk

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“The first is doing something where you know before that you can’t do it. It’s just stupid. Then there’s another kind of risk, where you know it’s possible for you to get a good result. Take reasonable risks, knowing you may not always succeed. After the race, the most important thing is that you don’t have any regrets. Be happy with yourself because you tried.”

Sebastian Kienle – Ironman 70.3 world champion

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3 thoughts on “Calculated Risk

  1. “Reasonable risks” Ah, there’s the rub. What is “reasonable?” Somewhere between “reasonable” and “unreasonable” risks, lies this smoky gray world. And the uncertainty of the nature of the risk quickens the pulse, enlivens the spirit, challenges and often enlarges our self-perception.

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