Top 85 Quotes About Takers

#1. Technology is the result of antifragility, exploited by risk-takers in the form of tinkering and trial and error, with nerd-driven design confined to the backstage.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Quotes About Takers #1139211
#2. I am not where I am because of luck. I am where I am because I took risks others weren't willing to take. The world rewards the risk takers. It always has. It always will.

Dan Pearce

Quotes About Takers #1412337
#3. I have always believed that the risk takers are eventually rewarded.

Kevin Spacey

Quotes About Takers #1402256
#4. The one we keep pitching and there are no takers is The Fabulous Baker Boys Go To Hawaii. There don't seem to be any takers on that one!

Beau Bridges

Quotes About Takers #1381196
#5. The smartest people in the world are not in charge, they work for the action takers.

Garrison Wynn

Quotes About Takers #1356735
#6. I understood that as much as I had resisted the outside, as much as I had constricted my life, as much as I had closed and narrowed the channels into me, there were still many takers for the quiet heart.

Steve Martin

Quotes About Takers #1331879
#7. If religion has nothing to do with poverty and misery; then why the Muslims are the largest charity takers of the world

M.F. Moonzajer

Quotes About Takers #1326880
#8. At the times in my life when I was feeling the most gregarious and looking for bosom friendships, I couldn't find any takers, so that exactly when I was alone was when I felt the most like not being alone ... I became a loner in my own mind ... I decided I'd rather be alone.

Andy Warhol

Quotes About Takers #1269923
#9. An optimistic early-rising whore with red lips and red boots sauntered along, smiling hopefully at middle-aged men, but there were no takers at this hour.

Ken Follett

Quotes About Takers #1261939
#10. People robbed of their past seem to make the most fervent picture takers, at home and abroad.

Susan Sontag

Quotes About Takers #1211472
#11. I think most astronauts are not risk takers. We take calculated risks for something that we think is worthwhile.

Michael J. Massimino

Quotes About Takers #1149490
#12. People who refuse to step out and be used by God become the critics of those who do. Risk takers, the ones who thrill the heart of God, become the targets of those who never fail because they seldom try.

Bill Johnson

Quotes About Takers #1422142
#13. It's hard to put into words. Gorillas are not complainers. We're dreamers, poets, philosophers, nap takers.

Katherine Applegate

Quotes About Takers #1123962
#14. And every time the Takers stamp out a Leaver culture, a wisdom ultimately tested since the birth of mankind disappears from the world beyond recall.

Daniel Quinn

Quotes About Takers #1104897
#15. Quiet demonstrates just how deep and disturbing is this plague of extroverts - the showoffs, risk-takers, salesmen, charmers, charlatans and politicians." - New York Post

Susan Cain

Quotes About Takers #1084321
#16. Givers advance the world. Takers advance themselves and hold the world back

Simon Sinek

Quotes About Takers #1079612
#17. No matter where or what, there are makers, takers, and fakers.

Robert A. Heinlein

Quotes About Takers #1057931
#18. We must now become not just takers from the ocean, but caretakers of it.

Sheldon Whitehouse

Quotes About Takers #1027593
#19. God knows America would be the greatest again if she operated like the Nugent family. No takers, no whiners, no gangsters, no dopers, no drunks, no criminals, no bloodsuckers, no excuse makers, no crybabies, no punks, no Obama supporters.

Ted Nugent

Quotes About Takers #995514
#20. Frequent risk-takers have had their fair shares of failures and successes, hence, being confident in reaching their goals, they will usually seem insensitive to whether or not they look foolish or cool to other people.

Criss Jami

Quotes About Takers #968174
#21. My father (Danny Thomas) used to tell me there are two kinds of people, the takers and the givers. 'The takers sometimes eat better,' he would say, 'but the givers always sleep better.'

Marlo Thomas

Quotes About Takers #949792
#22. Millionaires are risk-takers, and they don't become millionaires until they're 40 or 50. It's a slower process than a lot of people think.

Thomas J. Stanley

Quotes About Takers #1590993
#23. Children are curious and are risk takers. They have lots of courage. They venture out into a world that is immense and dangerous. A child initially trusts life and the processes of life.

John Bradshaw

Quotes About Takers #1874232
#24. Jerk equals narcissist.Narcissists tend to be risk takers. Risk takers happen to do better in general in businesses. So jerk equals narcissist, equals risk taker.

Eric Bolling

Quotes About Takers #1819862
#25. Our society is struggling because during times of change, the very last people you need on your team are well-paid bureaucrats, note takers, literalists, manual readers, TGIF laborers, map followers, and fearful employees.

Seth Godin

Quotes About Takers #1689057
#26. Givers have to set limits because takers rarely do.

Henry Ford

Quotes About Takers #1686586
#27. I've learned there are givers and takers in this life. I've slowly let the takers go and I've had it for the better. God bless them, when they learn to play by the rules they are welcomed back, but my heart is worth protecting.

Donald Miller

Quotes About Takers #1680862
#28. Entrepreneurs are risk takers, willing to roll the dice with their money or reputation on the line in support of an idea or enterprise. They willingly assume responsibility for the success or failure of a venture and are answerable for all its facets.

Victor Kiam

Quotes About Takers #1647522
#29. Among the map makers of each generation are the risk takers, those who see the opportunities, seize the moment and expand man's vision of the future

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quotes About Takers #1620723
#30. In order to be an actor you really have to be one of those types of people who are risk-takers and have what is considered an actor's arrogance, which is not to say an arrogance in your personal life. But you have to be the type of person who wants the ball with seconds left in the game.

Bryan Cranston

Quotes About Takers #1619283
#31. The future belongs to the risk-takers, not the comfort-seekers .

Brian Tracy

Quotes About Takers #1616135
#32. The Wall Street firm became a black box. The shareholders who financed the risk taking had no real understanding of what the risk takers were doing, and, as the risk taking grew ever more complex, their understanding diminished.

Michael Lewis

Quotes About Takers #1612418
#33. Whereas today people often understate their age to census takers, studies of past censuses have revealed that they used to overstate it.

Atul Gawande

Quotes About Takers #122607
#34. When I owned the theater, I had the Glen Miller Orchestra. I had 20 girls singing and dancing. I had a cast of characters. It was a big group production, as well as ushers, ticket takers.

Bobby Vinton

Quotes About Takers #1529191
#35. As the Takers see it, the gods gave man the same choice they gave Achilles: a brief life of glory, or a long, uneventful life in obscurity. And the Takers chose a brief life of glory.

Daniel Quinn

Quotes About Takers #1488984
#36. Eve means "giver of life." I don't think this redemptive calling to be a life giver is only biological. The life of Christ in us enables women to be life givers, rather than life-takers, in every relationship, circumstance, and season of life.

Gloria Furman

Quotes About Takers #1479744
#37. Most people are weak and frightened, and run from anything which could be upsetting. Most people, also, are takers and not givers.

Laura Schlessinger

Quotes About Takers #1467342
#38. At no point in history have so many non-risk-takers, that is, those with no personal exposure, exerted so much control.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Quotes About Takers #1463494
#39. Contributors and distributors tend to do better at personal branding than takers and fakers.

Ryan Lilly

Quotes About Takers #1457826
#40. Dreamers are risk takers, they go where the most people couldn't go. They break grounds, they take no prisoners.

Euginia Herlihy

Quotes About Takers #1439249
#41. Non-churchgoer s tend to see Christians as takers rather than givers. When Christians sacrifice and give wildly to the poor, that is truly a light that glimmers. The Bible teaches that the church is to be that light, that sign of hope, in an increasingly dark and hopeless world.

Francis Chan

Quotes About Takers #1434648
#42. The rewards go to the risk-takers, those who are willing to put their egos on the line and reach out to other people and to a richer, fuller life for themselves.

Susan RoAne

Quotes About Takers #1434385
#43. People with high self esteem are risk takers, but more importantly, they are achievers.

Rick Pitino

Quotes About Takers #318790
#44. As my dad said, you have an obligation to leave the world better than how you found it. And he also reminded us to be givers in this life, and not takers.

Phil Crane

Quotes About Takers #452612
#45. My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.

Marlo Thomas

Quotes About Takers #419642
#46. The belief in miracles that all men cherish is born of immoderate indulgence in hope. There are people who go on hope sprees periodically and we all know the chronic hope drunkard that is held up before us as an exemplary optimist. Tip-takers are all they really are


Quotes About Takers #414221
#47. God delights in pouring his favor on obedient risk takers.

Bill Hybels

Quotes About Takers #385502
#48. There are few takers for the quiet heart.

Steve Martin

Quotes About Takers #383093
#49. One of the critical skills in creative work is note-taking. Practically all the great geniuses of our culture, ranging from Leonardo to Edison, from Hemingway to Picasso, have been almost pathological note-takers.

Lauri Jarvilehto

Quotes About Takers #376777
#50. People tend to have one of three 'styles' of interaction. There are takers, who are always trying to serve themselves; matchers, who are always trying to get equal benefit for themselves and others; and givers, who are always trying to help people.

Adam Grant

Quotes About Takers #353953
#51. Smoke.. makes a kitchen also oftentimes in the inward parts of men, soiling and infecting them, with an unctuous and oily kinde of Soote as hath been found in some great Tobacco takers, that after their death were opened.

King James I

Quotes About Takers #350761
#52. In today's rapidly changing world, the people who are not taking risk are the risk takers.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Quotes About Takers #334334
#53. The greatest masters are the greatest apprentices as well; they are not only greatest givers but also greatest takers.

Mehmet Murat Ildan

Quotes About Takers #330745
#54. The world of the Takers is one vast prison, and except for a handful of Leavers scattered across the world, the entire human race is now inside that prison.

Daniel Quinn

Quotes About Takers #888328
#55. Our culture rightly admires risk-takers, but we need our 'heed-takers' more than ever.

Susan Cain

Quotes About Takers #300917
#56. Ultimately, innovation depends on the people with advanced skills who have the ideas, and on the business risk-takers willing to back them.

Anthony Pratt

Quotes About Takers #278175
#57. Takers believe no sustenance.
They simply take things wanted.

Toba Beta

Quotes About Takers #269566
#58. risk takers calculatedly take and over take risk

Ernest Agyemang Yeboah

Quotes About Takers #220680
#59. Having children truly ends adolescence. We are all either parents or children: responsibility-takers or those who demand from others.

Ben Shapiro

Quotes About Takers #201690
#60. War is not a natural state. It is an imposition, and a damned unhealthy one. With its rules, we willingly yield our humanity. Speak not of just causes, worthy goals. We are takers of life. Servants of Hood, one and all.

Steven Erikson

Quotes About Takers #188461
#61. A country's assets reside in the tinkerers, the hobbyists, and the risk-takers.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Quotes About Takers #183517
#62. Come, drunks and drug-takers; come perverts unnerved!
Receive the laurel, given, though late, on merit; to whom
and wherever deserved.
Parochial punks, trimmers, nice people, joiners true-blue,
Get the hell out of the way of the laurel. It is deathless
And it isn't for you.

Louise Bogan

Quotes About Takers #159296
#63. Life will give to the givers, and take from the takers

Steven Aitchison

Quotes About Takers #116330
#64. People who are obsessed with God are known as givers, not takers. Obsessed people genuinely think that others matter as much as they do, and they are particularly aware of those who are poor around the world (James 2:14-26).

Francis Chan

Quotes About Takers #489298
#65. Sometimes the boys from Propaganda will nose around for a feel-good story to play to the citizens over the loudspeakers, but we're story takers, not storytellers.

Adam Johnson

Quotes About Takers #932063
#66. A person can attack that bottle of vodka and drink it like it's a bottle of cold water. Two of my wife's girlfriends died from drinking. They weren't big pill-takers; they were drinkers. So it can't be so simple as to slide away, like Marilyn Monroe.

William Eggleston

Quotes About Takers #863033
#67. Only those who play win. Only those who risk win. History favors risk-takers. Forgets the timid. Everything else is commentary.

Iveta Cherneva

Quotes About Takers #860139
#68. My children to enjoy life, to value themselves, to be risk takers, to become self-reliant, to be free from stress and anxiety, to have peaceful lives, to celebrate their present moments, to experience a lifetime of wellness, to

Wayne W. Dyer

Quotes About Takers #795358
#69. We've had enough of pragmatists and self-seeking risk-takers. We need people of character.

N. T. Wright

Quotes About Takers #757912
#70. Cinema is a thankless industry where sometimes to appear on the cinematic scenery is a thing for late bloomers and people who are very patient. The places are accounted, and the space is often unwelcoming. Money is rare, and independent voices are muted by the almost complete absence of risk takers.

Xavier Dolan

Quotes About Takers #735775
#71. I really like the risk takers. I like people who make those different choices on the carpet. I really like Charlize Theron. I think she's elegant and edgy as well. I love Zoe Saldana.

Genesis Rodriguez

Quotes About Takers #724276
#72. By definition, risk-takers often fail. So do morons. In practice it's difficult to sort them out.

Scott Adams

Quotes About Takers #722689
#73. So if givers are most likely to land at the bottom of the success ladder, who's at the top - takers or matchers? Neither. When I took another look at the data, I discovered a surprising pattern: It's the givers again.

Adam M. Grant

Quotes About Takers #719769
#74. We're always hearing about risk-takers whose risks paid off, but they are no braver than those whose risks end in ridicule.

Frank Skinner

Quotes About Takers #680611
#75. I baked bread, hand-ground peanuts into butter, grew and froze vegetables, and, every morning, packed lunches so healthful that they had no takers in the grand swap-fest of the lunchroom.

Sally Mann

Quotes About Takers #673984
#76. The Dancing Girls of Lahore was offered to dozens of British publishers and was turned down by everyone. It is still on offer in the U.K., but I'm not confident there will be any takers.

Louise Brown

Quotes About Takers #620203
#77. It's the risk takers that move the human race forward.

Brian Tracy

Quotes About Takers #597712
#78. from increasing the number of people in the "tails," that small, very small number of risk takers crazy enough to have ideas of their own, those endowed with

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Quotes About Takers #583661
#79. I don't like people who are just takers.

Elle King

Quotes About Takers #521001
#80. There are two types of people on earth: givers and takers. Life is not about taking and having but about giving and living.

GE Paulus

Quotes About Takers #515187
#81. Entrepreneurs are not risk takers. They are calculated risk takers.

Ashwin Sanghi

Quotes About Takers #509421
#82. A great nation betrayed the principles which have made it great, and thereby became hostage to hostage-takers.

Daniel Inouye

Quotes About Takers #504149
#83. Overall, we've lost risk-takers on the red carpet at the Academy Awards. All too often, stars play it safe.

Brad Goreski

Quotes About Takers #479913
#84. Democracy and tyranny are not distant relatives. They're bedfellows."

-General John James
Commandant, USMC
December 11th, 2032

L. Douglas Hogan

Quotes About Takers #700064
#85. A friend is not the shadow that mimics you, but the one who casts all shadows away.

Shannon L. Alder

Quotes About Takers #1864238

Famous Authors

Popular Topics

Scroll to Top