Famous Choice Quotes

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The system wants you to be either a bow or an arrow; refuse both, because there is a third choice: To be an archer!

Mehmet Murat ildan

The unintelligent have no rights to own anything let alone their own thoughts which they have no choice but to hand over to anyone. Chaos almost certainly ensues in such a case

Ahmed Korayem

The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you. Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

There is a point at which everything becomes simple and there is no longer any question of choice, because all you have staked will be lost if you look back. Life's point of no return.

Dag Hammarskjld

There is no legitimacy on earth but in a government which is the choice of the nation.

Joseph Bonaparte

There is nothing more becoming a wise man than to make choice of friends, for by them thou shalt be judged what thou art. Let them therefore be wise and virtuous, and none of those that follow thee for gain; but make election rather of thy betters than thy inferiors; shunning always such as are poor and needy, for if thou givest twenty gifts and refuse to do the like but once, all that thou hast done will be lost, and such men will become thy mortal enemies.

Sir W Raleigh, to his Son

There's always something to suggest that you'll never be who you wanted to be. Your choice is to take it or keep on moving.

Phylicia Rashad

Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years.

Oscar Fingall O'Flahertie Wills Wilde

Thirty-five is a very attractive age. London society is full of women of the very highest birth who have, of their own free choice, remained thirty-five for years.

Oscar Wilde

To decide to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.

Arbie M. Dale

To decide, to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.

Abbie M. Dale

To have a choice at all is to be free - even when the choice is between two terrible things.

Orson Scott Card, The Worthing Saga

To rescue our children we will have to let them save us from the power we embody: we will have to trust the very difference that they forever personify. And we will have to allow them the choice, without fear of death: that they may come and do likewise or that they may come and that we will follow them, that a little child will lead us back to the child we will always be, vulnerable and wanting and hurting for love and for beauty.

June Jordan

Until and unless you discover that money is the root of all good, you ask for your own destruction. When money ceases to become the means by which men deal with one another, then men become the tools of other men. Blood, whips and guns--or dollars. Take your choice--there is no other.

Ayn Rand

We are all ready to be savage in some cause. The difference between a good man and a bad one is the choice of the cause.

William James

We create our lives a thought at a time. And sometimes, it comes down to changing a thought such as 'Why did this happen to me' into 'There is a divine plan and there is a reason for this, and my choice is to create the most positive reaction I can.'

Dee Wallace Stone

We have to believe in free will. We've got no choice.

Isaac Bashevis Singer, The Times (1982)

We have to believe in free will. Weve got no choice.

Isaac Bashevis Singer

What is freedom? Freedom is the right to choose: the right to create for oneself the alternatives of choice.

Archibald MacLeish

When making your choice in life, do not neglect to live.

Samuel Johnson

When people ask me why I am running as a woman, I always answer, "What choice do I have?"

Pat Schroeder

When you die, if you get a choice between going to regular heaven or pie heaven, choose pie heaven. It might be a trick, but if it's not, ummmm, boy.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

With every experience, you alone are painting your own canvas, thought by thought, choice by choice.

Oprah Winfrey

You can't expect to prevent negative feelings altogether. And you can't expect to experience positive feelings all the time. The Law of Emotional Choice directs us to acknowledge our feelings but also to refuse to get stuck in the negative ones.

Greg Anderson

You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet, still and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet.

Franz Kafka

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