quote by William Faulkner

We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.

— William Faulkner

Delicious Free Choice quotations

Free choice quote Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.

Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.

God will never send anybody to hell. If man goes to hell, he goes by his own free choice.

[The] type of education now prevailing all over the world is directed against human freedom. State-controlled education ... deprives people of their free choice, creativity and brilliance.

Free choice quote Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. T

Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.

My purpose is to allow people to move closer to actually being creatures of free choice, to genuinely reflect individual creativity and emotion, freeing the body of habitual tensions and wired-patterns of behaviour so that it may respond without inhibition to do what the person wants.

I desire not to desire, for my will is without value, since I am ignorant in any case. Therefore choose Thou for me what thou knowest to be best and do not put my perdition in what my autonomy and free choice prefer.

I desire not to desire, for my will is without value, since I am ignorant in any case. Therefore choose Thou for me what thou knowest to be best and do not put my perdition in what my autonomy and free choice prefer.

Free choice quote Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choi

Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.

We need to teach the next generation of children from day one that they are responsible for their lives. Mankind's greatest gift, also its greatest curse, is that we have free choice. We can make our choices built from love or from fear.

God maintains a delicate balance between keeping his existence sufficiently evident so people will know he's there and yet hiding his presence enough so that people who want to choose to ignore him can do it. This way, their choice of destiny is really free.

We are opposed around the world by a monolithic and ruthless conspiracy that relies primarily on covert means for expanding its sphere of influence — on infiltration instead of invasion, on subversion instead of elections, on intimidation instead of free choice, on guerrillas by night instead of armies by day

Free choice quote Patience is when you're supposed to be mad but you choose to understand.

Patience is when you're supposed to be mad but you choose to understand.

Mankind is at its best when it is most free.

This will be clear if we grasp the principle of liberty. We must recall that the basic principle is freedom of choice, which saying many have on their lips but few in their minds.

And for man to look upon himself as a capital good, even if it did not impair his freedom, may seem to debase him... by investing in themselves, people can enlarge the range of choice available to them. It is one way free men can enhance their welfare.

We are conscious co-creators in the evolution of life.

We have free will. And we have choices. Consequently our success is based on our choices, which are, in turn, totally dependent on our awareness.

Free choice quote One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether

One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.

You are free to choose, but the choices you make today will determine what you have, be, and do in the tomorrow of your life.

The laws of chess do not permit a free choice: you have to move whether you like it or not.

What I know for sure is this: The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal for this year is, you can get there - as long as you're willing to be honest with yourself about the preparation and work involved. There are no back doors, no free rides. There's just you, this moment, and a choice.

Free choice quote Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you  have made. If you want

Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice.

Love is the free exercise of choice. Two people love each other only when they are quite capable of living without each other but choose to live with each other.

Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.

Only by taking responsibility for oneself, to the greatest extent possible, can one ever be free, and only a free person can make responsible choices - between right and wrong, saving and spending, giving or taking.

Free choice quote Don't feel sorry for yourself if you have chosen the wrong road. Turn around.

Don't feel sorry for yourself if you have chosen the wrong road. Turn around.

While we are free to choose, once we have made those choices, we are tied to the consequences of those choices.

You have agency, and you are free to choose.

But there is actually no free agency. Agency has its price. You have to pay the consequences of your choices.

Since I essentially knew nothing, I had an almost completely free choice.

Free choice quote No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the

No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.

Private Manning is the world's pre-eminent prisoner of conscience, having remained true to the Nuremberg principle that every soldier has the right to 'a moral choice.' His suffering mocks the notion of the land of the free.

Limits are possibilities. ... Formal restrictions, contrary to what you might think, free you up by allowing you to concentrate on purer ideas. ... You can be crippled by too many choices, especially if you don't know what your goals are.

The course of human history consists of a series of encounters between individual human beings and God in which each man and woman or child, in turn, is challenged by God to make his free choice between doing God's will and refusing to do it.

Free choice quote You have only got three choices in life: give up, give in, or give it all you've

You have only got three choices in life: give up, give in, or give it all you've got.

Free will is the sensation of making a choice.

The sensation is real, but the choice seems illusory. Laws of physics determine the future.

What is the point of having free will if one cannot occasionally spit in the eye of destiny?

Created man cannot become a son of God and god by grace through deification, unless he is first through his own free choice begotten in the Spirit by means of the self-loving and independent power dwelling naturally in him.

Free choice quote The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, mysterious, wild and free.

The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, mysterious, wild and free.

A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational.

Whatever does not spring from a man's free choice, or is only the result of instruction and guidance, does not enter into his very being, but still remains alien to his true nature; he does not perform it with truly human energies, but merely with mechanical exactness.

When I arrived in Laos and found young Americans living there, out of free choice, I was surprised. After only a week, I began to have a sense of the appeal of the country and its people - along with despair about its future.

Free choice quote I prefer to be crazy and happy rather than normal and bitter.

I prefer to be crazy and happy rather than normal and bitter.

Peaceful circulation has been interupted by barbed wire and concrete blocks.

For a city or a people to be truly free, they must have the secure right, without economic, political or police pressure, to make their own choices and live their own lives.

God writes the story of our lives with the pen strokes of our own free choices.

Choosing to take responsibility for ourselves and for the consequences our choices create looks like hard work, but it really sets us free.

We can consider the process of healthy growth to be a never ending series of free choice situations, confronting each individual at every point throughout his life, in which he must choose between the delights of safety and growth, dependence and independence, regression and progression, immaturity and maturity.

We need to teach the next generation of children from day one that they are responsible for their lives.

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