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Choice Quotes

Between two evils, choose neither; between two goods, choose both.

Author: Tryon Edwards (1809-1894)

Profession: American Theologian

Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

We are as much informed of a writer's genius by what he selects as by what he originates.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

You can lay down and die, or you can get up and fight, but that's it -- there's no turning back.

Author: Jon English

Profession:

It is your own convictions which compels you; that is, choice compels choice.

Author: Epictetus (50-120)

Profession: Stoic Philosopher

Most of life is choices, and the rest is pure dumb luck.

Author: Marian Erickson

Profession:

It is not something I must do but something I want to do…

Author: James Fixx

Profession:

You can do one of two things; just shut up, which is something I don't find easy, or learn an awful lot very fast which is what I tried to do.

Author: Jane Fonda (1937)

Profession: American Screen Actor

He who chooses the beginning of a road chooses the place it leads to. It is the means that determine the end.

Author: Harry Emerson Fosdick (1878-1969)

Profession: American Minister

A human being is a deciding being.

Author: Viktor E. Frankl (1905)

Profession: Austrian Psychiatrist, Neurology, Writer, ''Man's Search for Meaning''

Everything can be taken away from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedom -- to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.

Author: Viktor E. Frankl (1905)

Profession: Austrian Psychiatrist, Neurology, Writer, ''Man's Search for Meaning''

The key to your universe is that you can choose.

Author: Frederick Carl Frieseke (1874-1939)

Profession: American-Born French Painter

The way to activate the seeds of your creation is by making choices about the results you want to create. When you make a choice, you activate vast human energies and resources, which otherwise go untapped. All too often people fail to focus their choices upon results and therefore their choices are ineffective. If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise.

Author: Robert Fritz

Profession:

The first thing I do in the morning is to make my bed and while I am making up my bed I am making up my mind as to what kind of a day I am going to have.

Author: Robert Frost (1875-1963)

Profession: American Poet

In the choice between changing one's mind and proving there's no need to do so, most people get busy on the proof.

Author: John Kenneth Galbraith (1908)

Profession: American Economist