Choices Quotes and Sayings

Free choice is the greatest gift God gives to his children. ~Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Master your choices, or become the slave of their consequences. ~Michael Rawls

No matter what, we always have the power to choose hope over despair, engagement over apathy, kindness over indifference, enthusiasm over lethargy, love over hate. This is our true freedom. Whatever life may throw at us, we have the freedom and ability to choose our attitude. And I believe it is in those moments of choice that we manifest our destiny. ~Cory Booker

Adults are always asking kids what they want to be when they grow up because they are looking for ideas. ~Paula Poundstone

The most painful moral struggles are not those between good and evil, but between the good and the lesser good. ~Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

All through life we must keep choosing. Destiny hangs on “yes” and “no.” As we look back, it is to wonder what would have happened if we had gone the other way when the road forked. ~Anonymous

Every choice carries a consequence. For better or worse, each choice is the unavoidable consequence of its predecessor. There are not exceptions. If you can accept that a bad choice carries the seed of its own punishment, why not accept the fact that a good choice yields desirable fruit? ~Gary Ryan Blair

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. ~W.J. Bryant

There are always two choices. Two paths to take. One is easy. And its only reward is that it’s easy. ~Anonymous

Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it. ~Groucho Marx

It takes time and trouble to persuade ourselves that the things we want to do are the things we ought to do. ~Agnes Repplier

When you choose to be pleasant and positive in the way you treat others, you have also chosen, in most cases, how you are going to be treated by them. ~Zig Ziglar

Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do? ~Jim Rohn

I believe that we are solely responsible for our choices, and we have to accept the consequences of every deed, word, and thought throughout our lifetime. ~Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them. ~Kahlil Gibran

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. ~Eleanor Roosevelt

It is the ability to choose which makes us human. ~Madeleine L’Engle

Faced with the choice between changing one’s mind and proving there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof. ~John Kenneth Galbraith

Our greatest power is the power of choice; our greatest freedom lies in the exercise of our power of choice. ~William Curtis

The sad truth is that most evil is done by people who never make up their minds to be either good or evil. ~Hannah Arendt

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

You can always do what you want to do. This is true with every act. You may say that you had to do something, or that you were forced to, but actually, whatever you do, you do by choice. Only you have the power to choose for yourself. ~W. Clement Stone

We cannot lead a choiceless life. Every day, every moment, every second, there is a choice. If it were not so, we would not be individuals. ~Ernest Holmes

We have no choice of what color we’re born or who our parents are or whether we’re rich or poor. What we do have is some choice over what we make of our lives once we’re here. ~Mildred D. Taylor

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