Those slow in promising are always most faithful in delivering Taking risks is risky, so is playing it safe This wouldn’t be to shabby to have the type of reputation where people say: She does what she says she’s gonna to do. Taking risks is risky, so is playing it safe. The long way is the short cut. Be patient and trust. Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.