Choice quotes

It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought or action, we should …It seems to me that if you or I must choose between two courses of thought or action, we should remember our dying and try to live so that our death brings no pleasure to the world.

Death Life Kindness

I find the best way to love someone is not to change them, but instead, help them reveal the …I find the best way to love someone is not to change them, but instead, help them reveal the greatest version of themselves.

Change Happiness Love Relationship

When you consciously choose to be ordinary, you become …When you consciously choose to be ordinary, you become extra-ordinary.

Inspirational Short Wisdom

Face your life, its pain, its pleasure, leave no path …Face your life, its pain, its pleasure, leave no path untaken.

Courage Life Pain Pleasure

In mediocrity, there is comfort, but no joy. In going beyond your limits, there is joy, but maybe …In mediocrity, there is comfort, but no joy. In going beyond your limits, there is joy, but maybe no comfort. You have to choose.

Freedom Life Joy Limitation

The weak are not gentle by choice but because they are incapable. Gentleness is of value only when …The weak are not gentle by choice but because they are incapable. Gentleness is of value only when it is by choice

Kindness Strength

You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only …You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.

Inspirational Short Strength

It is our choices... that show what we truly are, far more than our …It is our choices... that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Wisdom

I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to …I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.

Life Short Personality

I'm single because I was born that …I'm single because I was born that way.

Freedom Funny Witty

Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink in after …Never open the door to a lesser evil, for other and greater ones invariably slink in after it.

Evil Self control

There are two possible situations - one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my …There are two possible situations - one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my friendly advice is this: do it or do not do it - you will regret both.

Life Advice Opinion






Short + Choice quotes

Short Quotes
Beliefs are choices. First you choose your beliefs. Then your beliefs affect your …Beliefs are choices. First you choose your beliefs. Then your beliefs affect your choices.

Short Belief

We are our …We are our choices.

Short

Is it better for a man to have chosen evil than to have good imposed upon …Is it better for a man to have chosen evil than to have good imposed upon him?

Short Evil

Compassion Cannot …Compassion Cannot Choose

Short One liners Compassion

You can use this mind either to create wellbeing or misery for yourself. Everyone has this …You can use this mind either to create wellbeing or misery for yourself. Everyone has this choice.

Short Mind

If two equally difficult paths, choose the one more painful in the short term. Choose the path that …If two equally difficult paths, choose the one more painful in the short term. Choose the path that leaves you more equanimous in the long term

Short Pain Difficulty

Attitude is a choice. Think positive thoughts daily. Believe in …Attitude is a choice. Think positive thoughts daily. Believe in yourself.

Short Attitude

There are no safe choices. Only other …There are no safe choices. Only other choices.

Short

We don't get to chose what is true. We only get to choose what we do about …We don't get to chose what is true. We only get to choose what we do about it.

Short Truth

We are the choices we …We are the choices we make.

Short Personality

All predictions are an insult to humanity, that means there is no value for what a human being …All predictions are an insult to humanity, that means there is no value for what a human being is.

Short Humanity Insult

To volunteer is to become willing. To be willing beyond personal choices is the way to …To volunteer is to become willing. To be willing beyond personal choices is the way to liberation

Short Liberation

Do you want to rule the world or do you want to serve the world? Ultimately, that is the …Do you want to rule the world or do you want to serve the world? Ultimately, that is the choice.

Short World

If you can't decide, the answer is …If you can't decide, the answer is 'No'.

Short

Are you creating poison within you or the fragrance of the Divine? This is a …Are you creating poison within you or the fragrance of the Divine? This is a choice

Short Creation

I can create easy situation for you, or difficult situation for you. But suffering is your …I can create easy situation for you, or difficult situation for you. But suffering is your choice

Short Suffering

Pain is a fact. Suffering is a …Pain is a fact. Suffering is a choice.

Short Pain Suffering



Life + Choice quotes

Life Quotes
The choices you make now, the people you surround yourself with, they all have the potential to …The choices you make now, the people you surround yourself with, they all have the potential to affect your life, even who you are, forever.

Life People

When a man cannot choose, he ceases to be a …When a man cannot choose, he ceases to be a man.

Life Man

Every choice comes with a consequence. Once you make a choice, you must accept responsibility. You …Every choice comes with a consequence. Once you make a choice, you must accept responsibility. You cannot escape the consequences of your choices, whether you like them or not.

Life Wisdom Responsibility The light in the heart

It is not for me to judge another man's life. I must judge, I must choose, I must spurn, purely for …It is not for me to judge another man's life. I must judge, I must choose, I must spurn, purely for myself. For myself, alone.

Life Judgement Man

People pay for what they do, and still more for what they have allowed themselves to become. And …People pay for what they do, and still more for what they have allowed themselves to become. And they pay for it very simply; by the lives they lead.

Life Action People

When you make a choice, you change the …When you make a choice, you change the future.

Life Future

If there was a conscious choice about how to keep your life energies right now, definitely you …If there was a conscious choice about how to keep your life energies right now, definitely you would have kept yourself absolutely joyful and ecstatic. Only because a large part of you is happening unconsciously, other things which you do not want are happening within you.

Life

The experience of life should mature you. It is your choice to transform a memory into a wound or …The experience of life should mature you. It is your choice to transform a memory into a wound or wisdom

Life Wisdom Experience

There is nothing else to do here except live. The only choice you have is to either live …There is nothing else to do here except live. The only choice you have is to either live superficially or in a profound manner.

Life

If you choose, you can be joyful every moment of your life. It's time you made your …If you choose, you can be joyful every moment of your life. It's time you made your choice.

Life Short Joy Moment

I've chosen my life - now I want to start living …I've chosen my life - now I want to start living it.

Life



Freedom + Choice quotes

Freedom Quotes
The choice for mankind lies between freedom and happiness and for the great bulk of mankind, …The choice for mankind lies between freedom and happiness and for the great bulk of mankind, happiness is better.

Freedom Happiness

When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an …When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.

Freedom Life

You can have peace. Or you can have freedom. Don't ever count on having both at …You can have peace. Or you can have freedom. Don't ever count on having both at once.

Freedom Peace War

Free people make free choices. Free choices mean you get unequal outcomes. You can have freedom, or …Free people make free choices. Free choices mean you get unequal outcomes. You can have freedom, or you can have equal outcomes. You can't have both

Freedom People

You must admit I have a right to live in a pigsty if I …You must admit I have a right to live in a pigsty if I want.

Freedom Humor

If you remain a compulsive creature, you cannot call yourself a full-fledged human being, only when …If you remain a compulsive creature, you cannot call yourself a full-fledged human being, only when you are able to do everything by choice can you call yourself a human being

Freedom Wisdom Being human

True freedom consists in performing all actions - eating, reading, working, and so forth - in …True freedom consists in performing all actions - eating, reading, working, and so forth - in accordance with right judgment and choice of will, not in being compelled by habits

Freedom Habit Judgement Action

We have chosen to live with the compulsions of the less evolved creatures on this planet. With …We have chosen to live with the compulsions of the less evolved creatures on this planet. With animal-like compulsions we want to live. We don't want to live consciously. I'm not saying live this way or that way. Whatever the hell you do, you do it by choice and consciously, that's all - knowing the full implications of what it means

Freedom Being human



All choice Quotes


Whenever something hurts you there are two options: you can either become wounded or you can become …Whenever something hurts you there are two options: you can either become wounded or you can become wise. This is the choice

Learning Hurt

To say you have no choice is to relieve yourself of …To say you have no choice is to relieve yourself of responsibility.

Responsibility

Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose …Given the choice between the experience of pain and nothing, I would choose pain.

Courage Poetry Pain Experience

There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this …There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this one.

Inspirational Life Short

There is no magic to achievement. It's really about hard work, choices, and …There is no magic to achievement. It's really about hard work, choices, and persistence.

Inspirational

Never say no when you really want to say …Never say no when you really want to say yes.

Romance

True friends are families which you can …True friends are families which you can select.

Family Friendship Short

Sometimes, making the wrong choice is better than making no choice. You have the courage to go …Sometimes, making the wrong choice is better than making no choice. You have the courage to go forward, that is rare. A person who stands at the fork, unable to pick, will never get anywhere.

Courage

You can close your eyes to the things you don't want to see, but you can't close your heart to the …You can close your eyes to the things you don't want to see, but you can't close your heart to the things you don't want to feel.

Heart Feeling

The problem, simply put, is that we cannot choose everything simultaneously. So we live in danger …The problem, simply put, is that we cannot choose everything simultaneously. So we live in danger of becoming paralyzed by indecision, terrified that every choice might be the wrong choice.

Fear Problems

Changing is what people do when they have no options …Changing is what people do when they have no options left.

Change Life Short

You may believe that you are responsible for what you do, but not for what you think. The truth is …You may believe that you are responsible for what you do, but not for what you think. The truth is that you are responsible for what you think, because it is only at this level that you can exercise choice. What you do comes from what you think.

Responsibility Thinking

May your choices reflect your hopes, not your …May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.

Hope Short Fear

Sometimes you have to choose between a bunch of wrong choices and no right ones. You just have to …Sometimes you have to choose between a bunch of wrong choices and no right ones. You just have to choose which wrong choices feels the least wrong.

The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and …The choice is not between violence and nonviolence but between nonviolence and nonexistence.

Existence

Maturity is when you stop complaining and making excuses, and start making …Maturity is when you stop complaining and making excuses, and start making changes.

Change Inspirational Short The light in the heart

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the …Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.

Inspirational Individuality

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to …We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.

Imagination Action Attitude

In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do …In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.

Action

You are not the victim of the world, but rather the master of your own destiny. It is your choices …You are not the victim of the world, but rather the master of your own destiny. It is your choices and decisions that determine your destiny.

Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and …Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives - choice, not chance, determines your destiny.

Inspirational Intelligence Effort

True terror isn't being scared; it's not having a choice on the …True terror isn't being scared; it's not having a choice on the matter.

Fear

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of …Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself in your way of thinking.

Happiness Life Thinking

When we choose to love, we choose to move against fear, against alienation and separation. The …When we choose to love, we choose to move against fear, against alienation and separation. The choice to love is a choice to connect, to find ourselves in the other.

Love Fear

You don't get to choose if you get hurt in this world...but you do have some say in who hurts you. …You don't get to choose if you get hurt in this world...but you do have some say in who hurts you. I like my choices.

Suffering World Hurt

You are the master of your attitude. You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control …You are the master of your attitude. You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control the way you think about all the events. You always have a choice. You can choose to face them with a positive mental attitude

Inspirational Life Positive Attitude Control

The quickest way to rectify that mistake (choosing the wrong person) is by learning from that, …The quickest way to rectify that mistake (choosing the wrong person) is by learning from that, moving on, and choosing much more wisely in the future.

Relationship Mistake Learning

Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone …Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.

Inspirational Life Acceptance

When you choose one way out of many, all the ways you don't take are snuffed out like candles, as …When you choose one way out of many, all the ways you don't take are snuffed out like candles, as if they'd never existed.

Philosophy

There is everything you know and there is everything that happens. When the two do not line up, you …There is everything you know and there is everything that happens. When the two do not line up, you make a choice.

Expectation Reality

Once you realize you deserve a bright future, letting go of your dark past is the best choice you …Once you realize you deserve a bright future, letting go of your dark past is the best choice you will ever make.

Future The light in the heart

Relationships are necessary to exist in the world. Whether you keep them beautiful or ugly is the …Relationships are necessary to exist in the world. Whether you keep them beautiful or ugly is the choice you have

Relationship

With your actions, if you are turning yourself against yourself, because you do things senselessly …With your actions, if you are turning yourself against yourself, because you do things senselessly & you are not doing things by choice simply because you have given in to a certain aspect of your body or emotion or something, then definitely you will bring suffering to yourself

Emotions Spirituality Suffering

Anything that you are doing in your life, if you are doing it willingly, it's a beautiful thing; if …Anything that you are doing in your life, if you are doing it willingly, it's a beautiful thing; if it's happening to you unwillingly, it's a horrible thing.

Beauty Joy

Our Parents (generations) also wore torn clothes, but out of compulsion, now (youth) by …Our Parents (generations) also wore torn clothes, but out of compulsion, now (youth) by choice

Funny Short

Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is …Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.

Happiness Wisdom Kindness Attitude

A rat race is for rats. As a human being, you can consciously create what you want, without being …A rat race is for rats. As a human being, you can consciously create what you want, without being driven by social compulsions

Wisdom Being human Consciousness

How people are is their choice. How I am is my choice. No matter what they do, no one can make me …How people are is their choice. How I am is my choice. No matter what they do, no one can make me angry, happy or unhappy. These privileges I have kept to myself

Happiness Self control People

The choice is either you fix yourself or you try to fix the truth. With one you will attain to the …The choice is either you fix yourself or you try to fix the truth. With one you will attain to the highest, with the other you turn into trash

Truth Witty Wisdom Lie

In the end that was the choice you made, and it doesn't matter how hard it was to make it. It …In the end that was the choice you made, and it doesn't matter how hard it was to make it. It matters that you did.

People couldn't become truly holy, he said, unless they also had the opportunity to be definitively …People couldn't become truly holy, he said, unless they also had the opportunity to be definitively wicked.

I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness …I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.

Happiness Pain

Just keep asking yourself: What would Jesus not …Just keep asking yourself: What would Jesus not do?

Religion Short Humor

It is all right if the world thinks you are weird. Everyone is different, so everyone is weird in …It is all right if the world thinks you are weird. Everyone is different, so everyone is weird in someone's eyes. Happily weird or miserably weird - your choice

Wisdom World

Authenticity is a collection of choices that we have to make every day. It's about the choice to …Authenticity is a collection of choices that we have to make every day. It's about the choice to show up and be real. The choice to be honest. The choice to let our true selves be seen.

Honesty

You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the …You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.

Goal Inspirational Perseverance Action

No, I'm not choosing him or you. I'm choosing …No, I'm not choosing him or you. I'm choosing me.

Love

But until a person can say deeply and honestly, 'I am what I am today because of the choices I made …But until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday," that person cannot say, "I choose otherwise."

Responsibility Honesty

If you have a goal, write it down. If you do not write it down, you do not have a goal - you have a …If you have a goal, write it down. If you do not write it down, you do not have a goal - you have a wish.

Goal Life Action

You have a choice. Live or die. Every breath is a choice. Every minute is a choice. Every time you …You have a choice. Live or die. Every breath is a choice. Every minute is a choice. Every time you don't throw yourself down the stairs, that's a choice. Every time you don't crash your car, you re-enlist.

In the end, you have to choose whether or not to trust …In the end, you have to choose whether or not to trust someone.

Trust Human nature

The Waverley sisters hadn't been close as children, but they were as thick as thieves now, the way …The Waverley sisters hadn't been close as children, but they were as thick as thieves now, the way adult siblings often are, the moment they realize that family is actually a choice.

Family

To be spiritual has always been understood as to also be gentle, which has always been …To be spiritual has always been understood as to also be gentle, which has always been misinterpreted as weakness. The weak are not gentle by choice but because they are incapable. Gentleness is of value only when it is by choice

Spirituality

Attitude is a choice. What you think you can do, whether positive or negative, confident or scared, …Attitude is a choice. What you think you can do, whether positive or negative, confident or scared, will most likely happen.

Attitude

What if evil doesn't really exist? What if evil is something dreamed up by man, and there is …What if evil doesn't really exist? What if evil is something dreamed up by man, and there is nothing to struggle against except our own limitations? The constant battle between our will, our desires, and our choices?

Desire Evil Limitation

In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. …In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.

Responsibility

Would you rather live one perfect day over and over or live your life with no perfect days but just …Would you rather live one perfect day over and over or live your life with no perfect days but just decent ones?

Inspirational Life Question

If you're going to pick 3 cards in the hand you're dealt, take intelligence, drive, and most …If you're going to pick 3 cards in the hand you're dealt, take intelligence, drive, and most importantly, emotional self-discipline

Emotions Passion Intelligence

Joy is the natural choice. You don't need any teaching or advice or scriptures to make this …Joy is the natural choice. You don't need any teaching or advice or scriptures to make this choice

Joy

From the very beginning evil existed to delude man and influence his free choice. How easy it is …From the very beginning evil existed to delude man and influence his free choice. How easy it is for the majority of people to be tempted materially, to languish spiritually and do the very things that will hurt themselves

Evil Spirituality

If I have to have a past, then I prefer it to be multiple …If I have to have a past, then I prefer it to be multiple choice.

Humor Past

Honestly, if you're given the choice between Armageddon or tea, you don't say 'what kind of …Honestly, if you're given the choice between Armageddon or tea, you don't say 'what kind of tea?'

Humor

What is the point of having free will if one cannot occasionally spit in the eye of …What is the point of having free will if one cannot occasionally spit in the eye of destiny?

This I choose to do. If there is a price, this I choose to pay. If it is my death, then I choose to …This I choose to do. If there is a price, this I choose to pay. If it is my death, then I choose to die. Where this takes me, there I choose to go. I choose. This I choose to do.

Courage Death Responsibility

democracy has something called a secret ballot, that means you vote whom you want, even your family …democracy has something called a secret ballot, that means you vote whom you want, even your family need not know, but now you have already declared from birth- "I am only going to vote for this party, no matter what they do", this is Feudalism

Politics

How you handle a situation is not entirely your choice. But how you handle yourself is entirely …How you handle a situation is not entirely your choice. But how you handle yourself is entirely yours

Self control

To forgive or not to forgive... are those my only …To forgive or not to forgive... are those my only choices?

Forgiveness Short

I guess that's what saying good-bye is always like--like jumping off an edge. The worst part is …I guess that's what saying good-bye is always like--like jumping off an edge. The worst part is making the choice to do it. Once you're in the air, there's nothing you can do but let go.

You don't take away my choices. You are my …You don't take away my choices. You are my choice.

Love Short Romance

My heart made it's choice, and it chose …My heart made it's choice, and it chose you.

Heart Love

'I don't think we get a choice in who we fall for,' Ian whispers. 'I think we just …"I don't think we get a choice in who we fall for," Ian whispers. "I think we just do."

Love Romance

An unhappy alternative is before you, Elizabeth. From this day you must be a stranger to one of …An unhappy alternative is before you, Elizabeth. From this day you must be a stranger to one of your parents. Your mother will never see you again if you do not marry Mr. Collins, and I will never see you again if you do.

Marriage

As much money and life as you could want! The two things most human beings would choose above all - …As much money and life as you could want! The two things most human beings would choose above all - the trouble is, humans do have a knack of choosing precisely those things that are worst for them.

Desire Life Money

You are fettered,' said Scrooge, trembling. 'Tell me why?' 'I wear the chain I forged in life,' …You are fettered," said Scrooge, trembling. "Tell me why?" "I wear the chain I forged in life," replied the Ghost. "I made it link by link, and yard by yard; I girded it on of my own free will, and of my own free will I wore it."

'I knew they would kill me when they found out, but...” He struggled for words, releasing a sharp …"I knew they would kill me when they found out, but...” He struggled for words, releasing a sharp breath. “I think I realized that I would rather die because I betrayed them, than live because I betrayed you."

Love