Fortune befriends the bold.
John Dryden (1631-1700) British poet, dramatist and critic.
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993) Protestant preacher and author.
Boldness is ever blind, for it sees not dangers and inconveniences whence it is bad in council though good in execution.
Francis Bacon (1561-1626) British statesman and philosopher.
Finite to fail, but infinite to venture.
Emily Dickinson (1830-1886) American poet.