Every decision you make is a mistake.
Author: Edward Dahlberg (1900-1977)
Profession: American Author, Critic
Everything starts with yourself -- with you making up your mind about what you're going to do with your life. I tell kids that it's a cruel world, and that the world will bend them either left or right, and it's up to them to decide which way to bend.
Author: Tony Dorsett (1954)
Profession: American Football Player
Decision making is the specific executive task.
Author: Peter F. Drucker (1909)
Profession: American Management Consultant, Author
Be slow to resolve, but quick in performance.
Author: John Dryden (1631-1700)
Profession: British Poet, Dramatist, Critic
Once -- many, many years ago -- I thought I made a wrong decision. Of course, it turned out that I had been right all along. But I was wrong to have thought that I was wrong.
Author: John Foster Dulles (1888-1959)
Profession: American Republican Secretary of State
Our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made.
Author: Wayne Dyer (1940)
Profession: American Psychotherapist, Author, Lecturer
The history of free men is never really written by chance but by choice; their choice!
Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)
Profession: Thirty-fourth President of the USA
How could a man be satisfied with a decision between such alternatives and under such circumstances? No more than he can be satisfied with his hat, which he's chosen from among such shapes as the resources of the age offer him, wearing it at best with a resignation which is chiefly supported by comparison.
Author: George Eliot (1819-1880)
Profession: British Novelist
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
Profession: American Poet, Essayist
Business leaders often get credit for the successful decisions that were forced on them.
Author: Oliver A. Fick
Profession: American Environmental Service
A man without decision can never be said to belong to himself.
Author: John W. Foster (1770-1843)
Profession: British Clergyman, Essayist
I hate to see things done by halves. If it be right, do it boldly, if it be wrong leave it undone.
Author: Bernard Gilpin
Make decisions from the heart and use your head to make it work out.
Author: Sir Girad
When possible make the decisions now, even if action is in the future. A reviewed decision usually is better than one reached at the last moment.
Author: William B. Given
The person who in shaky times also wavers only increases the evil, but the person of firm decision fashions the universe.
Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)
Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist