Most people are afraid to fail. They worry constantly about not living up to expectations, about making mistakes, and about trying something new. Because of this, most people never get started on the path toward reaching their goals and their full human potential. In order to become a successful entrepreneur, you’ll have to pay your dues and fail a few times. You’ll learn lessons, and only then will you be able to come through a winner. While you don’t have to take wild chances, you do have to take some risks. And most importantly, you have to get started quickly.