Key “Risk-Wise”® Insights…..From respected doers, thinkers & leaders

“Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing”
– Warren Buffett
“The essence of investment management is the management of risk, not the management of returns”
– Benjamin Graham


“Risk is like fire. If controlled it will help you. If uncontrolled it will rise-up and destroy you.”
– Theodore Roosevelt


“He who knows best knows how little he knows”
– Thomas Jefferson


“A danger foreseen is half avoided”
– Thomas Fuller


“Just because the river is quiet does not mean the crocodiles have left.”
– Malay Proverb


“People calculate too much and think too little”
– Charlie Munger


“Not everything that counts can be counted, not everything that can be counted counts.”
– Albert Einstein


“Never tell me the odds”
– Han Solo, Star Wars


“The fact that a catastrophe is very unlikely to occur is not a rational justification for ignoring the risk of its occurrence.”
– Richard Posner (hard-nosed economic analyst & appeals court judge)


“Knowing our risks provides opportunities to manage and improve our chances of success.”
– Roger VanScoy


“If you do not actively attack risks, they will actively attack you.”
– Tom Gib


“It’s the wolf you don’t see that you must worry about the most.”
– Old Russian Proverb


“Better to be wise by the misfortune of others than by your own”