Elon Musk’s mother tells the story of Elon figuring out in college that he could survive on $1 a day if he had to. Assuming the dorm was paid for, he determined that he could eat noodles and walk or bum rides.
So, he decided that if he could live on $1 a day, then why not take lots of risks doing his dreams for the greater good?
What’s the worst case scenario? Is the worst case that bad?
What are you missing out on by not taking the risk?