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1: 2016-12-11: If a risk was taken, the fact that nothing bad happened does not prove the decision was right.
2: 2015-09-18: The risk of any intimate relationship is that you become the scapegoat for the other person's insecurities.
3: 2015-07-12: The universal risk in every government is that it devolves over time into simply protecting the egos and positions of the people running it.
4: 2015-04-14: Life is the only product with a 100% risk of injury or death.
5: 2015-02-23: Big cities attract risk takers. The risk-averse stay back on the farm. @nypost
6: 2015-01-08: The world, in spite of its rhetoric, does not really want quality. It seeks, in its actions, reliable and low-risk mediocrity.
7: 2015-01-04: Youth is a story of overestimating your own abilities and underestimating risk.
8: 2014-09-03: RT @washingtonpost: Teens' risky behavior can be explained in part by how their brains change http://t.co/fXgPnB2TvU
9: 2014-09-02: RT @nytimeshealth: A major study shows that avoiding carbohydrates and eating more fat helps with weight loss and cuts heart risks http://t…
10: 2014-09-02: Creative motivation requires a modicum of hunger and risk. If you're too fat and happy, you won't do a damn thing.
11: 2014-07-31: Old age has been determined to be a risk factor in dying. @TheEconomist
12: 2014-07-30: RT @TIME: Even if you're super slow, running reduces risk of death http://t.co/lQ5NfES3SS
13: 2014-07-17: The Vultures's Dilemma: Dining on roadkill, you risk becoming it.
14: 2014-07-04: He died doing what he loved most: taking foolish risks.
15: 2014-05-28: Although mass shootings and random violence make the news, they are not a reflection of the real risks you face in the world.
16: 2014-02-06: There is no reward without risk, but reward comes in taking smart risks not stupid ones.
17: 2013-12-30: Whatever God may be, He is not a micro-manager. You have to grant the locals some control and risk or they won't do a damn thing.
18: 2013-12-30: Gay or straight, all sexual bonding has the same major risk: getting trapped in an unproductive relationship.
19: 2013-12-16: RT @DanielMartinAdv: This is how risk assessments should be done! http://t.co/LDFa5MmJ
20: 2013-12-10: He died doing what he loved: taking foolish risks.
21: 2013-08-01: Misery has its own ecology. When you try to help, you risk disrupting the emotional balance and making matters worse.
22: 2013-06-30: Every form of protection itself presents a risk.
23: 2013-06-15: To emphasize: I am not placing myself in any risk. Holed up in the hostel now. The main weapon is teargas. No real bullets. @BadDalaiLama
24: 2013-05-20: I took this photo myself in the heat of battle, putting my own life at risk. ... More: https://t.co/ftN3a35OXT http://t.co/6OAvj7bpj7
25: 2013-05-17: Crime is destructive to society but also to the criminal. One way or another, it is a high risk behavior that almost always ends badly.
26: 2013-05-12: The only thing that will stop the foolish risk-taking of youth is a disaster. Hopefully it's nonfatal, but a fatal one will work too.
27: 2013-05-11: When protected by a safety net, the acrobat takes greater risks, making him just as unsafe as he was before.
28: 2013-05-11: Engaging in unnecessarily risky behavior is not courage but cowardice.
29: 2013-05-11: If you continually push the boundaries of courage, you risk breaking through to stupidity.
30: 2013-04-12: RT @ksieff: In Kabul, young love blooms online: "With Facebook, there's no risk of being beaten up by (her) relatives." http://t.co/91Gh ...
31: 2013-03-29: Older me to the younger one: "I can't believe you took those foolish risks!" Younger me to the older one: "Get off your ass, dummy!"
32: 2013-02-25: The cost of paranoia is all the opportunities you turned away because you saw a threat or risk that wasn't there.
33: 2013-02-10: Risk of leptospirosis infection: 1 in 5 million. Still, you can't take the risk of catching it and having to pronounce it.
34: 2013-01-20: The difference between LOTR and The Hobbit is originality—the feeling of everyone involved that they are doing something new and risky.
35: 2013-01-02: Is fructose poisonous? Why even risk it? Eat only bacon!
36: 2012-12-16: While the TV viewing audience frets over statistically insignificant risks, substantial risks close to home are ignored.
37: 2012-11-12: @BadDalaiLama Speed limit on the Interstate is 75mph, so 84mph seems like a good balance of benefit and risk.
38: 2012-11-10: The danger in letting trivial risks rule your life is they distract you from the big risks that are far more likely to kill you.
39: 2012-11-10: The magical power of the human brain is being able to compare a massive risk to a trivial one and think they're just about the same.
40: 2012-11-10: If cigarettes are bad for you, are organic cigarettes any better? Duh! Massive proven risk - trivial unproven benefit = massive proven risk.
41: 2012-11-07: RT @WSJ: Risky bet 6 months ago - spending heavily on ads to redefine Romney - paved way for Obama's victory: http://t.co/IG550MG6
42: 2012-11-07: Is happiness worth the cost? The risk when people become happy is they fall into comfortable routines and never do a damn thing again.
43: 2012-11-04: Homosexual sex is the safest kind. No risk of pregnancy!
44: 2012-10-28: Hypothesis: Sex and blood-to-blood contact are always risky events, since they occur so rarely. No so for airborne, food and surface germs.
45: 2012-10-23: The risk in trying to reform a dysfunctional system is you become part of the system, making matters worse.
46: 2012-10-17: RT @nytimes: Daily Multivitamin May Reduce Cancer Risk, Clinical Trial Finds http://t.co/6QipDoR1
47: 2012-09-26: All I knew about Tallinn when I arrived: No visa needed. € is the local currency. Crime risk low. Hostel booked. How to get to hostel.
48: 2012-09-10: The main danger to you while traveling in most foreign countries is you get drunk and take foolish risks.
49: 2012-08-28: RT @MailOnline: How teenagers addicted to cannabis risk damaging their IQ and show signs normally seen in early Alzheimer's http://t.co/ ...
50: 2012-08-23: Aggressive "helping" doesn't help ==> RT @PsyPost: Close contact with young people at risk of suicide has no effect http://t.co/jSAcrzn1
51: 2012-08-19: RT @KilroyCafe: The risk in giving advice is that if someone follows it and gets in trouble, you are responsible. Call it the "Advice Di ...
52: 2012-07-03: If someone is walking on the railing of a bridge, you can try to save him but you risk pushing him off. Then you're to blame for his fall.
53: 2012-07-03: Whenever you try to help someone who is self-destructing, you run the risk of enabling them. Now they can blame you.
54: 2012-06-27: In the end, most people will choose a bland and known path with the illusion of safety and little risk to their ego.
55: 2012-06-09: RT @ShitYoungPplSay: Sure, I took a risk, but I didn't get hurt so it's all okay.
56: 2012-06-02: The foolish risk taking of youth is usually replaced by pathological risk aversion in old age.
57: 2012-05-26: Whenever you give people a crutch, there's a risk they will use it to avoid standing on their own.
58: 2012-05-23: The risk in being a professional musician or artist is you get wrapped up in technical details and stop seeing the final product.
59: 2012-05-08: RT @washingtonpost: Greece at new risk of being pushed off euro http://t.co/iSh6Zy7f
60: 2012-05-03: The greatest cost of a lie is not the moral damage or risk of getting caught but the huge psychological energy required to maintain it.
61: 2012-05-03: A tortoise who sticks his head and feet outside his shell risks losing them, but there is no other way to move forward.
62: 2012-05-03: RT @philosophytweet: There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. - Ana ...
63: 2012-04-26: Every time you use alcohol you are reducing your own faculties and opening yourself to risks you wouldn't have when sober.
64: 2012-04-26: People obsess over minor risks while the big ones walk in the front door.
65: 2012-04-26: .@jimmychanclas So you want the Red Pill when you're not at risk but the Blue Pill when Red is inconvenient? You want selective truth?
66: 2012-04-25: Most people say they want the Red Pill, but when the risk to their investments becomes apparent they quickly go back to the Blue Pill.
67: 2012-04-15: The only risk in visiting Tokyo is massive confusion, not safety.
68: 2012-04-05: The most effective charities are those providing services to at-risk children. A small investment can have a huge benefit to society.
69: 2012-04-05: Whenever government tries to fix a social problem, there's a high risk of collateral damage worst than the original affliction.
70: 2012-03-29: Every live birth runs a substantial risk of birth defects. What rational person would spin that roulette wheel?
71: 2012-03-26: Sexual politics is as old as sex itself. There is always a competition, some carefully guarded secrets and a risk of deception.
72: 2012-03-09: .@MinnieGupta If you think a lot, it causes less inflammation. It's mainly the people with flabby brains who are at risk.
73: 2012-03-07: If you want a stable, well-paying job with clear rules and not much risk, a courthouse is the place for you.
74: 2012-03-06: Humans are horrible at risk management. They obsess over trivial threats while the big ones walk in the front door.
75: 2012-03-06: Most people would rather accept a bland future that seems secure than an exciting one that carries some risk.
76: 2012-03-05: Don't drive drunk, but don't drive angry either, or you could be at just as much risk.
77: 2012-03-05: Unconditional love runs the same risks as Communism: Those who suffer no direct consequences are likely to make no effort.
78: 2012-03-05: Every kind of safety net runs the risk of enabling. People rely on the net instead of helping themselves.
79: 2012-03-05: The risk in being a superhero is that the people you rescue come to expect it and lose the incentive to rescue themselves.
80: 2012-02-28: If you find yourself with a comfortable income, the greatest risk is that you entomb yourself with it.
81: 2012-02-27: The risk of intervention is creating a dependency or instability that ultimately makes matters worse.
82: 2012-01-29: It must be terrible to be a sex addict. Fortunately, most of us aren't attractive enough or wealthy enough to run that risk. #schadenfreude
83: 2012-01-25: Even a "successful" marriage runs the risk of freezing your life in place and bringing an end to creative growth.
84: 2012-01-21: Marriage liability: Any financial hardship that befalls you also befalls your spouse. If you don't marry, you can share assets without risk.
85: 2012-01-15: All forms of intervention are fraught with risk. You could make things better or unintentionally worse.
86: 2011-12-30: Drug crime is marked by the need for immediate cash and the willingness to take risks no "sane" person would accept.
87: 2011-12-24: Main factor in your risk of crime: Is this Cracktown or Suburbatopia?
88: 2011-12-16: Reality is like a video game but better designed, with more complexity levels and bigger rewards and risks. Caveat: You can die only once.
89: 2011-12-14: The needless risk-taking of youth is usually replaced by pathological risk aversion in old age.
90: 2011-12-12: The risk of exploration is that it will reveal flaws in our existing investments. That's why most people rarely leave home.
91: 2011-12-10: Genetic chauvinism: "My genes are so special that I simply must replicate them, no matter the cost or risk."
92: 2011-11-27: The purpose of slogans is to give people the illusion they are addressing a complex problem without any costs and risks.
93: 2011-11-26: RT @TheEconomist: The risk that the euro may disintegrate within weeks is alarmingly high http://t.co/k0kGjpyX
94: 2011-11-24: Humans are horrible at risk management. They obsess over highly unlikely risks while ignoring the ones that really get them.
95: 2011-10-15: The risk of starring in a hit movie or TV show is you are typecast by it and never work again.
96: 2011-10-14: My expired Costco card has been good to me over the years. It has got me in the door for endless free samples and risk-free window shopping.
97: 2011-10-08: There is no such thing as "safety". The most you can hope for is a balance of risks.
98: 2011-10-05: Drug-driven property crime usually involves the willingness to take huge risks for relatively meager rewards
99: 2011-09-27: Marriage is a form of Communism fraught with exactly the same risks.
100: 2011-09-27: The risk of a comfortable romantic relationship is that one party takes responsibility for it while the other reverts to childhood.
101: 2011-09-17: Pets provide the emotional sensations of a human relationship with very little risk or content.
102: 2011-08-17: When someone abuses you, there are two risks: that you don't react at all and the abuse continues, or you overreact and create new problems.
103: 2011-08-01: The reckless risk-taking of youth is usually replaced by pathological risk aversion in old age.
104: 2011-07-12: An addict will take absurd risks to support his habit, which is why he is so dangerous.
105: 2011-07-06: Facebook is for your bland, offending-no one stuff. Twitter is for the riské. Twitter is harder to follow: You gotta work to be offended.
106: 2011-06-26: On My Bucket List: Replicate a portion of my genome by joining my gamete with that of another in a process fraught with risk and obligation.
107: 2011-06-07: You and I would make poor thieves because we aren't willing to take big risks for little reward. Not so with the drug addict.
108: 2011-05-06: RT @kellyoxford: Whenever you justify an action with, “I’ve done WAY riskier stuff than this.”
109: 2011-04-09: A positive outcome doesn't necessarily justify the risk taken.
110: 2011-04-08: RT @TIME: Despite everything you've heard, the health risk of radiation in Japan remains pretty low | http://ti.me/gFJUVN
111: 2011-03-31: The essence of stupidity is over-preparing for risks that are highly unlikely while ignoring the ones that are right in front of you.
112: 2011-03-23: Many an epitaph should read: "He obsessed over trivial risks but overlooked the one that killed him."
113: 2011-03-23: The most crippled people are those who can't balance costs and risks. To them, every risk is unacceptable, so change is impossible.
114: 2011-03-17: Fortunately the rain was light and evaporated quickly. If it was heavy I'd be a soggy mess (and my electronics would be at risk).
115: 2011-03-06: The risk of any utopian idea is that it turns anti-utopian under the pressures of the real world.
116: 2011-03-06: Every rescue creates a liability: the risk that you end up making things worse rather than better. You are then responsible for the results.
117: 2011-03-03: The risk of those with the "perfect" childhood is that they never leave it. They opt for suburban protection and never step beyond it.
118: 2011-03-02: The risk of marketing yourself as an image is that people will start seeing you only as that image and not for who you really are.
119: 2011-01-29: MISSION ABORTED! Not going to Cairo right now. This WAS my intended bus route on Feb. 10 http://j.mp/exBadn but there are too many risks.
120: 2011-01-29: So far, I have only invested $15 in the Egyptian visa. I can accept the loss if there is real risk involved.
121: 2011-01-15: When you gamble at a casino, the most you can lose is the money you put on the table. When you gamble with life, you risk paying forever.
122: 2011-01-04: Giving out information, like selling a product, entails risk—that it will be defective, naively used or used against you.
123: 2011-01-03: One congenital disease, autism, afflicts 1 in 110. Add other disorders, and the risks of birth are extraordinary. Who would play such odds?
124: 2011-01-03: "RT FTFY! Would you willingly take part in an activity with a 100% risk of serious lifelong disability? That's childrearing!" @mostlegendary
125: 2011-01-03: RT @mostlegendary: RT FTFY! @BadDalaiLama: Would you willingly take part in an activity with a 100% risk of serious lifelong disability? ...
126: 2011-01-03: Would you willingly take part in an activity with a 5% risk of serious lifelong disability? That's childbearing.
127: 2011-01-02: @lolahayes "Risk is justified by the size" <== So should you buy lottery tickets when the prize tops $100 million?? (prize > risk)
128: 2010-12-30: Every intervention, no matter how well intended, carries the risk of making things worse rather than better.
129: 2010-12-24: RT @NewMindMirror: A reversal on carbs: Are sugar and refined grains greater health risks than fat? - LA Times http://su.pr/2H5eIz #diet
130: 2010-12-21: Video #17: "The Problem with Love" http://youtu.be/Xun4mhWnuJU From Utah (today). The risk of love is losing control over your own destiny.
131: 2010-12-14: Reality is like a video game but better designed, with more complexity levels and bigger rewards and risks. Caveat: You die only once.
132: 2010-12-13: The needless risk-taking of youth is usually replaced by pathological risk aversion in old age.
133: 2010-12-12: Just by interacting with law enforcement you run the risk of being accused of a crime, so you want to limit that interaction.
134: 2010-12-11: The risk of exploration is that it will reveal flaws in our existing investments. That's why most people never leave home.
135: 2010-11-27: The purpose of slogans is to give people the illusion they are addressing a complex problem without any costs and risks.
136: 2010-11-14: There is no such thing as safety, only a balanced portfolio of risk.
137: 2010-11-12: You cannot afford to fight every battle. You must calculate the costs, rewards and risks before committing the troops.
138: 2010-11-10: The risk of curiosity is discovering that the investments you have made are not the best. That's why so few adults have it.
139: 2010-11-08: There is no freedom without risk.
140: 2010-11-08: Most people want the same things repeated day after day. No risks, no challenges, just safe repetition.
141: 2010-11-05: The dangers of stimulants in any system are the risk of addiction and the crash when they are removed.
142: 2010-11-03: Life is an exercise in risk management.
143: 2010-10-18: RT @philoquotes: Be wary of the man who urges an action in which he himself incurs no risk. ~ Seneca http://bit.ly/philq
144: 2010-10-18: He died doing the thing he loved most: taking foolish risks.
145: 2010-10-12: The risk in any form of social intervention is that people adapt in unexpected ways and the solution becomes the problem.
146: 2010-10-10: The risk in rescuing someone is they come to expect it and get themselves in the same mess again.
147: 2010-09-27: People without curiosity are the least adaptable to change and run the highest risk that they'll be blindsided by unexpected events.
148: KilroyCafe: 2010-10-09: Most people prefer to do the same things, day after day, year after year, rather than face the perceived risks of change.
149: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-09: Government provides only half the regulation that controls our lies. The other half comes from risk of lawsuit. Both can be oppressive.
150: KilroyCafe: 2010-09-08: There is nothing as pathetic as the risk aversion and addiction to routine of those in the latter half of life. What are you saving it for?
151: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-30: He died doing what he loved best — taking foolish risks.
152: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-12: Curiosity is dangerous to most adults because it runs the risk of revealing that they made the wrong choices. Best to stick to known paths.
153: KilroyCafe: 2010-08-11: The reckless risk taking of youth becomes pathological risk aversion in old age. Given what they have to lose, shouldn't it be the opposite?
154: KilroyCafe: 2010-07-14: If you avoid all risk you'll have perfect safety — and no life worth protecting.
155: KilroyCafe: 2010-06-28: Curiosity is avoided because it carries a cost: It runs the risk of revealing that your own personal investments are in error.
156: KilroyCafe: 2010-06-26: cruise — n. a packaged consumer experience providing the illusion of travel without any risk of self-discovery. See also: Las Vegas.
157: KilroyCafe: 2010-05-28: The dangers of stimulants in any system are the risk of dependence and the risk of a crash when they are removed.
158: KilroyCafe: 2010-04-26: "There's no reward without risk." Maybe so, but risk alone isn't enough. It has to be a smart risk not a stupid one.
159: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-09: The risk in rescuing someone is they come to expect it and get themselves in the same mess again.
160: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-06: Call me impulsive, a risk taker, a wild man. I just clicked "Agree" for the Terms and Conditions without actually reading them.
161: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-01: In marriage, as in other forms of communism, the fundamental risk is that one party will start taking more than he gives.
162: KilroyCafe: 2010-03-01: Curiosity is risky. It "killed the cat". The benefit lies in discovering new tools you wouldn't have known about otherwise.
163: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-28: There is no perfect security. There is only "good enough" security balancing risks and costs.
164: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-18: It is human nature to obsess over minor risks while the big ones sneak up and get you from behind.
165: KilroyCafe: 2010-02-07: You can travel someplace new, get to know the culture, make some mistakes, accept some risk, have an adventure... or you can go on a cruise.
166: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-29: The risk with any form of sharing is that one party will become weaker and less responsible and start taking more than they are giving.
167: KilroyCafe: 2010-01-11: People without curiosity are the least adaptable to change and run the highest risk that they'll be blindsided by unexpected events.
168: KilroyCafe: 2009-12-04: The risk in law, indeed in any form of social intervention, is that people adapt in unexpected ways and the solution becomes the problem.
169: KilroyCafe: 2009-07-28: The risk in giving advice is that if someone follows it and gets in trouble, you are responsible. Call it the "Advice Dilemma".
170: KilroyCafe: 2009-07-08: The principle risk of marriage, in the long term, is that it allows one party to avoid taking responsibility for themselves.
171: KilroyCafe: 2009-07-04: Motorcycles should be called "insanemobiles". You got to be crazy to endure the discomfort and risk of riding them.
172: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-16: Most people decry the idea of censorship but practice it themselves when their own investments are at risk.
173: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-15: The needless risk-taking of youth is usually replaced by pathological risk aversion in the old.
174: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-11: Statistically, married people and pet owners live longer. Also: people in prison live longer, due to lowered risks. Analysis?
175: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-10: Just by interacting with law enforcement you run the risk of being accused of a crime, so you want to limit that interaction.
176: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-08: It is okay to quietly break the law as long as a "threshhold of damage" is not crossed where you hurt someone or run the risk of doing so.
177: KilroyCafe: 2009-06-04: People tend to obsess over exotic risks, like plane crashes, when it's the common everyday risks that are going to get you.
178: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-31: All forms of charity risk creating dependence while failing to change behavior. See my "Paradox of Protection" http://bit.ly/H9tAQ Kilroy 23
179: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-21: The #1 risk of romantic commitment is that your mate becomes a perpetual child addicted to your protection.
180: KilroyCafe: 2009-05-05: It seems 1% of the risks in life get 99% of the publicity. Mobilizing for these unlikely threats may distract us from the real ones.
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