Risk is only when I am bothered about success and failure

Risk is defined as variability in outcome.

Risk is, ‘I may succeed, I may not succeed.’

What if I am not at all thinking about success and failure?
Is there any risk then?

Risk is only when I am bothered about success and failure, only then there is a risk, otherwise there is no risk. I see there is an eighty percent risk of failure.

What if I am not at all thinking of failure? What if I am happy with just trying? Then there is no risk; so why think in the language of risk at all? Let stock brokers do that. They talk a lot about risks, rewards and returns.


~ Excerpts from the article, ‘On Strength and Risk

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