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What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?

Asked by blueiiznh (16678points) March 18th, 2012

based on the quote of unknown origin….

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?

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marinelife's avatar

I would try my hand at figure skating.

chyna's avatar

Snow ski.

Adirondackwannabe's avatar

Buy lottery tickets.

Hawaii_Jake's avatar

@Adirondackwannabe : Producing a play is exactly like buying lottery tickets.

digitalimpression's avatar

@Adirondackwannabe ‘s answer x 2.

I would also become a music legend.

Berserker's avatar

Become a Kung Fu master.

TexasDude's avatar

Two girls…

…at the same time. :-0

john65pennington's avatar

One day with peace on earth and a time-out to the worlds wars and hatred.

judochop's avatar

halo jumping with a squirrel suit.

WillWorkForChocolate's avatar

If I couldn’t possibly fail? Become a well-loved author. I’ve always wanted to be an author, but I always get writer’s block. Grrr.

Facade's avatar

Convince people to respect the earth and work to minimize the negative impact of humans.

janbb's avatar

Write a great novel that is published.

chyna's avatar

Also, dance. Ballerina, you must have seen her dancing in the sand…

CaptainHarley's avatar

I suppose pretty much all the things I’ve already done. I never was one who feared failure. : )

gottamakeart's avatar

Be a famous artist.

gondwanalon's avatar

I would perfect cold fusion so that humans around the globe would have unlimited nearly free energy.

Coloma's avatar

Start a little counterfeiting operation in a secret room in my house.
A modest little hobby, make a few hundred extra a week. lol

DarlingRhadamanthus's avatar

Find a cure for Alzheimers.

Aethelwine's avatar

I’ve never let the idea of failure keep me from trying something I want to try. Am I missing something here? I can’t think of anything.

I’m not trying to be a butt head. I’m totally serious. :)

CaptainHarley's avatar


You’re not alone.

jerv's avatar

Tell Congress to cut the shit, grow a brain, and start running this country in an intelligent manner instead of their current mindlessness and bickering, and actually have them do it.

deni's avatar

climb Mt. Everest FOR SURE.

Sunny2's avatar

Take advantage of @DarlingRhadamanthus ‘s cure for Alzheimer’s. It’s so sad to watch a loved one’s brain power deteriorate.

ZEPHYRA's avatar

Set up a business, go into theatre acting and a few other things.

Bellatrix's avatar

Third vote for writing a best selling novel.

I also wouldn’t mind winning gold lotto.

Paradox1's avatar

Trade the commodities market with insane leverage!

KatawaGrey's avatar

I would ask out the boy sleeping in my living room.

Bellatrix's avatar

Ohhh @KatawaGrey, if you are anything like I think you are, I think you should ask! Only way to find out :-)

ucme's avatar

Attend a concert performed by Celine Dion without vomiting my guts up

mattbrowne's avatar

Arrest all dictators on the basis of international warrants and try them in The Hague.

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abysmalbeauty's avatar

fall in love.

KatawaGrey's avatar

@Bellatrix: He’s told me he’s not interested in dating me. :(

Bellatrix's avatar

The man is a fool :-) I am sure he is lovely though and a good friend. Hugs…

TexasDude's avatar

Kill him.

KatawaGrey's avatar

Awwww, you guys. :)

WillWorkForChocolate's avatar

I’ll date you. We’ll just have to tie my husband in the attic…

lonelydragon's avatar

Write for the New York Times book review.

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