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Picture quote by Stephen Covey about decisions

I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions. ⏤ Stephen Covey


Picture quote by Booker T. Washington about character

Character, not circumstances, makes the man. ⏤ Booker T. Washington


Picture quote about motivational

Instead of complaining about your circumstances, get busy and create some new ones.


Picture quote about happiness

Happiness is in the heart, not in the circumstances.


Picture quote by James Allen about circumstances

Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him. ⏤ James Allen


Picture quote by Victor Frankl about freedom

The last of the human freedoms - to choose ones attitude in any given set of circumstances. ⏤ Victor Frankl


Picture quote by Mark Twain about profanity

Under certaion circumstances, profanity provides a relief denied even to prayer. ⏤ Mark Twain


Picture quote by Sayings about happiness

Be happy now where you are. New circumstances or possessions will not permanently fix your level of happiness until you change your attitude. ⏤ Sayings


Picture quote by Florence Nightingale about achievement

How very little can be done under the spirit of fear. ⏤ Florence Nightingale


Picture quote by Ranal Currie about god

God is, and will always be, greater than your circumstances. ⏤ Ranal Currie


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Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it.

Robertson Davies, novelist

Since you cannot do good to all, you are to pay special attention to those who, by the accidents of time, or place, or circumstances, are brought into closer connection with you.

Augustine of Hippo, philosopher

To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.

Confucius, philosopher

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.

Martha Washington, first lady

Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.

Nido Qubein, businessman

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

Viktor E. Frankl, psychologist

I don't know that love changes. People change. Circumstances change.

Nicholas Sparks, author

Circumstances don't make a person; they reveal him or her.

Richard Carlson, author

Nothing gives a person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.

Thomas Jefferson, president

Journeys, like artists, are born and not made. A thousand differing circumstances contribute to them, few of them willed or determined by the will-whatever we may think.

Lawrence Durrell, writer

Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic injustice which make philanthropy necessary.

Martin Luther King, Jr., leader

To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation.

Adlai E. Stevenson, politician

As Plotinus tells us, we elected the body, the parents, the place, and the circumstances that suited the soul and that, as the myth says, belongs to its necessity.

James Hillman, psychologist

Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.

Herodotus, historian

The last of human freedoms - the ability to chose one's attitude in a given set of circumstances.

Viktor E. Frankl, psychologist

Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Circumstances define us; they force us onto one road or another, and then they punish us for it.

Ivan Turgenev, novelist

I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances.

Barbara Kruger, artist

I'm aware that, whatever the circumstances, there will always be speculation about me.

Cristiano Ronaldo, footballer

However much I dislike the idea of abortion, you should not criminalize a woman who, in very difficult circumstances, makes that choice.

Tony Blair, politician

I've learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances.

Martha Washington, first lady

Any time you put a cast like this in compromising circumstances or shake it up a little bit, I think we're all pretty close so we draw on real emotion.

George Eads, actor

Great joy, especially after a sudden change of circumstances, is apt to be silent, and dwells rather in the heart than on the tongue.

Henry Fielding, novelist

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr., judge

The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

Really big people are, above everything else, courteous, considerate and generous - not just to some people in some circumstances - but to everyone all the time.

Thomas J. Watson, scientist

There are no extraordinary men... just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.

William Halsey, soldier

The pressure of adversity does not affect the mind of the brave man... It is more powerful than external circumstances.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.

Charles R. Swindoll, pastor

I am I plus my circumstances.

Jose Ortega y Gasset, philosopher

We're always attracted to characters who are people we could identify with and yet are put through incredibly tortured or difficult circumstances - the idea being that you don't really know who you are until you've been tested or suffered in some way.

Erich Hoeber, writer

To be able to live and train in Iraq under these circumstances you need to be brave.

Dana Hussein, athlete

We all want to escape our circumstances, don't we? Especially if you are an actor.

Benedict Cumberbatch, actor

We're living in a different world now in terms of employee needs, and companies have to offer alternative methods for getting the work done. Even under the most difficult circumstances you can have creative flexibility.

Anne M. Mulcahy, businesswoman

I think the French Open, in many ways, brought out a certain characteristic in me and in my game that was already there. Just the circumstances allowed for it to be able to show.

Michael Chang, tennis player

Obviously the Asian American community wants you to do well. They are cheering you on no matter what the circumstances.

Michael Chang, tennis player

Everyone is born into a certain era. I wouldn't want to see anyone faced with the circumstances that prevailed at the time, when there were few or no alternatives.

Gunter Grass, author

For me, there will be no enemies but unemployment, the deficit, excessive debt, economic stagnation and anything else that keeps our country in these critical circumstances.

Mariano Rajoy, politician

It is no secret to anyone that we are going to rule in the most delicate circumstances Spain has faced in 30 years.

Mariano Rajoy, politician

I always try to keep the circumstances in my life fresh. I like to change the physical environment I live in, change the people around me and try to experience things for the first time. I think that keeps one on their toes, creatively and spiritually.

Lenny Kravitz, musician

And Clinton was like that - he saw the whole playing field. He didn't just see the event that he was at or the circumstances of that week or that month. He saw the whole playing field all the time.

Dee Dee Myers, public servant

Although the circumstances of our lives may seem very disengaged, with me standing here as the First Lady of the United States of America and you just getting through school, I want you to know we have very much in common. For nothing in my life ever would have predicted that I would be standing here as the first African-American First Lady.

Michelle Obama, first lady

There are movies that require fantasy and slightly more fantastical acting. Lines that are good for certain movies, in real life circumstances, would be absolutely unbelievable things to really say, and you would look at these people like they're freaks for conversing that way. But somehow for certain styles of movies, it works, and it seems fine.

Christian Bale, actor

I work with the options I have in front of me and my reasons for choosing a job can vary enormously depending on the circumstances. Sometimes I take a job because it's a group of people I'm dying to work with, and sometimes it can be a desire to shake things up a bit and not to take myself too seriously.

Colin Firth, actor

Well, right now, I'm very fascinated with 1920s Berlin. I mean, probably the more interesting thing would be to go to the beginning of civilization or precivilization - like polytheistic times. It would be interesting to see what came before modern religion and culture - what circumstances created the environment or the need for it.

Natalie Portman, actress

One of the misperceptions that exists in the Muslim world, which needs to be fixed, is the perception that Muslims in America are - are - are living in - in very, very, very bad circumstances. They cannot practice religion freely. It is not the truth at all. The fact is, we are practicing. We fast, we pray, we do our prayers.

Feisal Abdul Rauf, theologian

Although I grew up in very modest and challenging circumstances, I consider my life to be immeasurably rich.

Sonia Sotomayor, judge

Torture is an impermissible evil. Except under two circumstances. The first is the ticking time bomb. An innocent's life is at stake. The bad guy you have captured possesses information that could save this life. He refuses to divulge. In such a case, the choice is easy.

Charles Krauthammer, journalist

There is something universal in the theme of a man trying to save his family in the midst of the most terrible circumstances. It is not limited to Sierra Leone. This story could apply to any number of places where ordinary people have been caught up in political events beyond their control.

Edward Zwick, director

We live in an increasingly sophisticated world that makes it difficult to make simple comments on stuff. There are too many people on both sides of the border who are taking advantage of circumstances and the situation.

Arlo Guthrie, musician

Our minds are finite, and yet even in these circumstances of finitude we are surrounded by possibilities that are infinite, and the purpose of life is to grasp as much as we can out of that infinitude.

Alfred North Whitehead, mathematician

Let everyone regulate his conduct... by the golden rule of doing to others as in similar circumstances we would have them do to us, and the path of duty will be clear before him.

William Wilberforce, politician

The message here is you cannot, under any circumstances, throw an object at an official. You just cannot do it.

Stu Jackson, coach

War involves in its progress such a train of unforeseen circumstances that no human wisdom can calculate the end; it has but one thing certain, and that is to increase taxes.

Thomas Paine, writer

How well Shakespeare knew how to improve and exalt little circumstances, when he borrowed them from circumstantial or vulgar historians.

Horace Walpole, author

Many exceedingly rich men are unhappy, but many middling circumstances are fortunate.

Herodotus, historian

Should slavery be abolished there, (and it is an event, which, from these circumstances, we may reasonably expect to be produced in time) let it be remembered, that the Quakers will have had the merit of its abolition.

Thomas Clarkson, activist

But one day, when I was still young, I was parted from my family and left my native country. I hunted and searched for music, and destiny turned me into the object of my hunt. The circumstances of life became my 'antlers' and prevented me from returning home.

Georg Solti, musician

They have the ability to take a person's freedom from them. On certain situations, they have the ability to take a person's reputation. And under certain circumstances, they have the authority to take a person's life.

Daryl Gates, public servant

When the satisfaction or the security of another person becomes as significant to one as one's own satisfaction or security, then the state of love exists. Under no other circumstances is a state of love present, regardless of the popular usage of the term.

Harry Stack Sullivan, psychologist

I think there's great potential for autonomy, but we have to remember that we live in a world where people may have free will but have not invented their circumstances.

Thomas Frank, author

Fortuitous circumstances constitute the moulds that shape the majority of human lives, and the hasty impress of an accident is too often regarded as the relentless decree of all ordaining fate.

Olympia Brown, activist

It's never easy with characters in these dark and grave circumstances but that's my job.

Patricia Clarkson, actress

I came from poverty and was part of those circumstances.

Pam Grier, actress

You may not seem able to change some outer circumstances but you can start by changing your inner experience of life and yourself.

Joy Page, actress

Instead of focusing on that circumstances that you cannot change - focus strongly and powerfully on the circumstances that you can.

Joy Page, actress

It is a question of fact, whether the influence of motives be fixed by laws of nature, so that they shall always have the same effect in the same circumstances.

Thomas Reid, philosopher

I would finally renounce my delusional hypotheses and revert to thinking of myself as a human of more conventional circumstances and return to mathematical research.

John Forbes Nash, Jr., mathematician

We, too, must change as circumstances evolve.

Baldwin Spencer, statesman

The constitution of the United States is a law for rulers and people, equally in war and in peace, and covers with the shield of its protection all classes of men, at all times, and under all circumstances.

David Davis, politician

Until fighting ends and there are conditions, which allow the free expression of will by the people, there can be no elections and elections are not held in these circumstances anywhere in the world.

Aslan Maskhadov, politician

I am favor of cutting taxes under any circumstances and for any excuse, for any reason, whenever it's possible.

Milton Friedman, economist

Ambition never is in a greater hurry that I; it merely keeps pace with circumstances and with my general way of thinking.

Napoleon Bonaparte, emperor

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not our circumstances.

Martha Washington, first lady

It's not your circumstances that shape you, it's how you react to your circumstances.

Anne Ortlund,

I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.

Stephen Covey, businessman

We cannot choose our external circumstances, but we can always choose how we respond to them.

Epictetus, philosopher

When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations.

Joseph Addison, writer

We travellers are in very hard circumstances. If we say nothing but what has been said before us, we are dull and have observed nothing. If we tell anything new, we are laughed at as fabulous and romantic.

Mary Wortley Montagu, writer

Do not hover always on the surface of things, nor take up suddenly with mere appearances; but penetrate into the depth of matters, as far as your time and circumstances allow, especially in those things which relate to your profession.

Isaac Watts, politician

Our Lord did not try to alter circumstances. He submitted to them. They shaped his life and eventually brought him to Calvary. I believe we miss opportunities and lovely secrets our Lord is waiting to teach us by not taking what comes.

Mother Maribel,

So often we try to alter circumstances to suit ourselves, instead of letting them alter us, which is what they are meant to do.

Mother Maribel,

I know I'm a good professional, I know that no one's harder on me than myself and that's never going to change, under any circumstances.

Cristiano Ronaldo, footballer

Well, first of all, you read the script a million times. Because what the script gives you are given circumstances. Given circumstances are all the facts of your character.

Viola Davis, actress

In the course of the reform, some new circumstances that we had not anticipated have appeared.

Zhu Rongji, statesman

A man's character never changes radically from youth to old age. What happens is that circumstances bring out characteristics which have not been obvious to the superficial observer.

Hesketh Pearson, actor

Our character is not so much the product of race and heredity as of those circumstances by which nature forms our habits, by which we are nurtured and live.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

In order to figure out how to make atoms compute, you have to learn how to speak their language and to understand how they process information under normal circumstances.

Seth Lloyd, educator

We were doing it under the most extraordinary circumstances, but the first out of the tent in the morning would be David Lean. He said to me on the very first day of shooting, Pete, this is the beginning of a great adventure.

Peter O'Toole, actor

The rich are not born sceptical or cynical. They are made that way by events, circumstances.

Paul Getty, businessman

There are some circumstances in which the First Amendment interest comes up against another interest that is really important and in which we have to make a decision in a particular case as to which is more important.

Floyd Abrams, lawyer

We had a single find of BSE in this country. And we believe that what we're doing is appropriate action taken in an abundance of caution under the circumstances. And I believe it's the right thing to do.

Ann Veneman, public servant

We are doing everything we can to protect the food supply. And I can tell you that we're making decisions based upon sound science and good public policy, given the circumstances that we are now in.

Ann Veneman, public servant

Under the circumstances, may I suggest another means of encouraging probity in elective office. I refer to term limitations, which can serve ends beyond that of saving congressional souls.

James L. Buckley, politician

An understanding is perhaps better than an alliance, which may stereotype arrangements which cannot be regarded as permanent in view of the changing circumstances from day to day.

Edward Grey, politician

Unavoidable circumstances prevent me from giving you ample written instructions. Such however as may be deemed necessary will be prepared and sent to you at the City of Washington in a very few days.

Anson Jones, public servant

In plain words: now that Britain has told the world that she has the H-Bomb she should announce as early as possible that she has done with it, that she proposes to reject in all circumstances nuclear warfare.

J. B. Priestley, writer

Circumstances can be very important. Find the right people to work with.

Steve Lacy, musician

I love to sing and I do think that my strength as a singer is... I think I have a voice that is certainly sufficient under most any circumstances... but I think my strength is that I really am an actor and I really do have to own what I am saying.

Gregory Harrison, actor

I have to keep reminding myself: If you give your life to God, he doesn't promise you happiness and that everything will go well. But he does promise you peace. You can have peace and joy, even in bad circumstances.

Patricia Heaton, actress

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