Can't you just hear Woody Allen saying the quote above? He's shared something we could all ponder or chew on for awhile.
Do you play it safe in your writing life or are you willing to take a chance that might find you failing bigtime? Play it safe and you may never know what waited for you down the road. How about Robert Frost's poem that highlights two roads in the woods, giving a choice? Read The Road Not Taken here. I'll post the final lines that I have always liked: