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Quotes about Choices

Updated on June 13, 2013

Making Choices

Everyday we are faced with many choices that we must make throughout our daily lives. Simple everyday choices such as: which clothes to wear, what to eat, and those decisions made throughout the work day.

Some of life's choices will be simple, yet others not so much, don't be hasty when making important decisions. Choices are sometimes a leap of faith and individual opinions on what is right or wrong. Go with your own instinct, after all, you will have to live with the outcome.

Quotes are a great way to help put into words those things in life we all find ourselves dealing with as time goes on. Remember, the choices you make today can have good or bad consequences, all based on a choice you choose to make for yourself....

~ Good decisions come from experience, and experience comes from bad decisions. ~ Anonymous

~ Life is a sum of all your choices. ~ Albert Camus

~ Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely. ~ Anonymous

~ It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are. ~ Roy Disney

~ The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live. ~ Flora Whittemore

~ Our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made. ~ Wayne Dyer

~ While we are free to choose our actions, we are not free to choose the consequences of our actions. ~ Stephen R. Covey

~ Some choices we live not only once but a thousand times over, remembering them for the rest of our lives. ~ Richard Bach

~ 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. ~ Robert Fritz

~ Guess, if you can, and choose, if you dare. ~ Pierre Corneille

~ The key to your universe is that you can choose. ~ Carl Frederick

~ It's choice, not chance, that determines your destiny. ~ Jean Nidetch

~ A man can’t be too careful in the choice of his enemies. ~ Oscar Wilde

~ Let your friends be the friends of your deliberate choice. ~ Anonymous

~ You are doomed to make choices. This is life's greatest paradox. ~ Wayne Dyer

~ Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

~ The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. ~ Henry David Thoreau

~ When you can’t have what you choose, you just choose what you have.~ Owen Wister

~ Life often presents us with a choice of evils, rather than of goods. ~ Charles Caleb Colton

~ Nine out of ten people who change their minds are wrong the second time too. ~ Anonymous

~ All my life, whenever it comes time to make a decision, I make it and forget about it. ~ Harry S. Truman

~ As you become more clear about who you really are, you'll be better able to decide what is best for you, the first time around. ~ Oprah Winfrey

~ Every person, all the events of your life are drawn there because you have them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you. ~ Richard Bach

~ The absence of alternatives clears the mind marvelously.~ Henry Kissinger

~ The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.~ George Eliot

~ Sometimes its controversy, but we all have our choices that we make. ~ Solomon Burke

~ You have to make difficult choices in your life, and you just have to be happy with them. ~ Lori Loughlin

~ We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves. ~ Thomas Merton

~ We must all suffer from one of two pains: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret. The difference is discipline weighs ounces while regret weighs tons. ~ Jim Rohn

~ There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley

~ I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects. A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies. ~ Oscar Wilde

~ 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

~ Women now have choices. They can be married, not married, have a job, not have a job, be married with children, unmarried with children. Men have the same choice we've always had: work, or prison. ~ Tim Allen

~ Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life. ~ Confucius

~ Look for your choices, pick the best one, then go with it. ~ Pat Riley

~ The truth is, wherever you choose to be, it's the wrong place. ~ Chuck Palahniuk

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

~ As a child my family's menu consisted of two choices: take it or leave it. ~ Buddy Hackett

~ When you have to make a choice and don't make it, that is in itself a choice. ~ William James

~ Allow the world to live as it chooses, and allow yourself to live as you choose. ~ Richard Bach

~ Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices. ~ Alfred A. Montapert

~ We can try to avoid making choices by doing nothing, but even that is a decision. ~ Gary Collins

~ It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. ~ Joanne Kathleen Rowling

~ A man is happy so long as he chooses to be happy and nothing can stop him. ~ Alexander Solzenitsyn

~ Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

~ The reason people blame things on the previous generations is that there's only one other choice. ~ Doug Larson

~ Really, what are the options? Levi's or Wranglers. And you just pick one. It's one of those life choices. ~ Harrison Ford

~ Falling ill is not something that happens to us, it is a choice we make as a result of things happening to us. ~ Jonathan Miller

~ The more decisions that you are forced to make alone, the more you are aware of your freedom to choose. ~ Thornton Wilder

~ Life is not a continuum of pleasant choices, but of inevitable problems that call for strength, determination, and hard work. ~ Indian Proverb

~ There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself. ~ Henry David Thoreau


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