We are informed early on in childhood to be cautious in life so we don't harm ourselves physically or emotionally. While these shields are necessary, they may end overshadowing our potential. You see, most of us are dreamers by nature. As people, we are hard-wired to set up goals and to build our dreams. There is a reason for this as God knew what He was doing and He wanted humans to thrive. Yet, we allow fear to sink in and we become so ever complacent. Some of us if we are honest, might even be a tad boring and unadventurous. There are patterns that we develop--some patterns are good while the others, well, are notably inferior. We just pull back into a dark metaphorical corner and play it safe. Never play it safe when it comes to your dreams. Here are 5 reasons that you should stop settling for safe.