Take risk, try something new, experience life.. If its going to make you better ! Do what ever it takes to both make you happy and better yourself.
If a friend disagrees oh well STILL GO FOR IT and when you conquer what you’ve aimed for you just look back at your friend.
If you’re aiming for success, everyone around you should me aiming for success. Don’t be scared to take risk, try new things, and remember to go what’s going to better YOU !