The difficulties of living in a secular risk culture are compounded by the importance of lifestyle choices.— Anthony Giddens
Perspective Lifestyle Choices quotations
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
Technology has a shadow side. It accounts for real progress in medicine, but has also hurt it in many ways, making it more impersonal, expensive and dangerous. The false belief that a safety net of sophisticated drugs and machines stretches below us, permitting risky or lazy lifestyle choices, has undermined our spirit of self-reliance.
Being gay is natural. Hating gay is a lifestyle choice.
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
A society has to make a choice: tolerate alternative lifestyles or build more prisons.
Our personal consumer choices have ecological, social, and spiritual consequences. It is time to re-examine some of our deeply held notions that underlie our lifestyles.
Fat loss is an all-out war. Give it 28 days - only 28 days. Attack it with all you have. It's not a lifestyle choice; it's a battle. Lose fat and then get back into moderation. There's another one for you: moderation. Revelation says it best: 'You are lukewarm and I shall spit you out.' Moderation is for sissies.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
Failing to support children one has fathered is wrong.
We must be unequivocal about this. It doesnt help matters when prime-time TV has Murphy Brown, a character who supposedly epitomizes todays intelligent, highly paid professional woman, mocking the importance of fathers by bearing a child alone and calling it just another lifestyle choice.
I believe its a lifestyle choice and like any lifestyle choice it will be what you make of it and how fully you live and enjoy it.
In business, your positive thoughts and lifestyle choices lead to your personal success and your career success.
Patience is when you're supposed to be mad but you choose to understand.
Eating disorders are serious mental illnesses, not lifestyle choices.
Whether you're six or sixty, if you go on a diet and lifestyle program and feel constrained, you're likely to go off it sooner or later. Offering a spectrum of choices is much more effective; then, you feel free and empowered.
Being vegan is not a matter of "lifestyle.
" It is a matter of fundamental moral obligation. Is being vegan a matter of "choice"? Only insofar as we are able to choose to ignore our moral obligations not to exploit the vulnerable.
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
Do you realize that there is nothing in our genes that tells us when to die? There are genetic codes that tell us how to grow, how to breathe, and how to sleep, but NOTHING that tells us to die. So why do we? Because we literally rust and decay our bodies from the inside out with poor food and lifestyle choices.
I also believe that government has no business telling us how we should live our lives. I think our lifestyle choices should be left up to us. What we do in our private lives is none of the government's business. That position rules out the Republican Party for me.
America is about choices, including those to live certain lifestyles.
Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice.
One day, we will look back and wonder how on earth we used to believe that depression was a lifestyle choice, only to be debated and taken seriously when an A List film star took his life, and the world filled with people saying how shocked and saddened they were.
Rarely, Type 2 diabetes develops without any readily identifiable predisposing factor. But in the great majority of cases it is brought on by lifestyle activities, including, and clearly most importantly, dietary choices.
sorrow must not be cultivated: it is a poor lifestyle choice.
Don't feel sorry for yourself if you have chosen the wrong road. Turn around.
Fashion is a lifestyle, it's a choice,it's a freedom of expression.
You have to live it, you have to love it. You have to breathe it. Life's all about love and glamour.
Yes, it's vital to make lifestyle choices to mitigate damage caused by being a member of industrialized civilization, but to assign primary responsibility to oneself, and to focus primarily on making oneself better, is an immense copout, an abrogation of responsibility.
I'm pretty vocal about my healthy lifestyle choices.
I do try to eat organic, high protein and gluten free.
No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.
A society that thinks the choice between ways of living is just a choice between equally eligible "lifestyles" turns universities into academic cafeterias offering junk food for the mind.
As a global society, we do not have to agree, endorse or condone the lifestyle choices of others. However, history has taught us that we equally cannot and should not excuse those who would hide behind religion or misuse God's word to justify bigotry and persecution.
Trust that you often need to find happiness outside your comfort zone.
The journey is a lifestyle choice. Focus on your mental health and your mind just as much as the physical, if not more. All the gym in the world won't help if you don't work on finding acceptance for your muffin top or chaffing thighs.
You have only got three choices in life: give up, give in, or give it all you've got.
I think that's why Donald Trump continues to enjoy evangelical support.
They're not endorsing necessarily his lifestyle. What they're saying is this is a binary choice between one candidate, Donald Trump - who is pro-life, pro-religious liberty, pro-conservative justices of the Supreme Court - and another candidate, Hillary Clinton, who has an opposite view on all of those issues.
I have the privilege to make ethical choices through my food each day.
It's beyond nourishment to me. Each meal represents a lifestyle I passionately believe in.
Being LGBT is not a choice. It's not about "a sexual proclivity." It's not a "lifestyle," as you put it. It's about our identity. Pride is a time when we come together to celebrate our community and when others do, too. Just as we do for other racial, ethnic, and religious groups that are part of the "tossed salad" nature of our society.
I prefer to be crazy and happy rather than normal and bitter.
Consumers fall in love with a brand and it's important for a brand to develop and stretch itself to provide for their consumers. I don't suspect that a customer will walk into a store to buy a pair of jeans and end up buying a sofa, but it's about providing loyal consumers with a choice to create a lifestyle.
Health is a function of three things. 1. Luck 2. Genetics and 3. Choices in your lifestyle.
My lifestyle got so disruptive to my family that my parents had no choice but to say, "You can't live here any longer if you're going to live this way." So, I was thrilled about it - thrilled!
We are our choices.
I do like celebrating women, I do like celebrating different lifestyles and choices and people and it makes me happy when others find my work empowering.
Alternative Lifestyles, the emotional fly-drive packages of our times, come equipped with a set of clothes, a choice of authors, a limited menu of sports and a discount coupon book of clichés.
I really think for the good of this world that, if I could have it my way, the whole world would be vegan and straightedge. So that's why I feel it's important to create an awareness of this lifestyle, create an awareness of the choices people make. To bring awareness about those lifestyles can bring a positive change, if only on the level of an individual.
Me, as a human, I never want to take away another human being's choices or lifestyles or anything.
Some changes we can control, but we find that many things are inseparably wired into the life we share in local, national, and global communities. For example, the healthy lifestyle you are determined to live and take to be a personal choice of which you have control, is heavily influenced and limited by the culture and industries of the communities you belong to.