Dreams are like stars. You may never touch them, but if you follow them they will lead you to your destiny.— Liam James
Astounding Our Choices quotations
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
We have a choice every day regarding the attitude we will embrace for the day.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it. Our attitude is everything.
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
Sin is not simply making bad choices or mistakes.
Sin is having the desire in our hearts to do the will of the enemy of God.
To step into tomorrow's possibilities you must let go of yesterday's realities.
Be careful of your choices between what was, is and will be. It is very hard to fully step into your destiny while you are still holding on to your history.
Fear is not real. The only place that fear can exist is in our thoughts of the future. It is a product of our imagination, causing us to fear things that do not at present and may not ever exist. That is near insanity Kitai. Do not misunderstand me, danger is very real, but fear is a choice.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
Above all we must realize that each of us makes a difference with our life.
Each of us impacts the world around us every single day. We have a choice to use the gift of our life to make the world a better place - or not to bother
Everything you do is based on the choices you make.
It's not your parents, your past relationships, your job, the economy, the weather, an argument or your age that is to blame. You and only you are responsible for every decision and choice you make. Period.
You and I are essentially infinite choice-makers. In every moment of our existence, we are in that field of all possibilities where we have access to an infinity of choices.
Patience is when you're supposed to be mad but you choose to understand.
Quantum science suggests the existence of many possible futures for each moment of our lives. Each future lies in a state of rest until it is awakened by choices made in the present.
We(Pakistan) will eat grass, even go hungry, but we will get one of our own (Atom bomb).... We have no other choice!
The only meaningful thing we can offer one another is love.
Not advice, not questions about our choices, not suggestions for the future, just love.
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
'It only put me in Gryffindor,' said Harry in a defeated voice, 'because I asked not to go in Slytherin...' 'Exactly' said Dumbledore, beaming once more. 'Which makes you very different from Tom Riddle. It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.'
We lose the fear of making decisions, great and small;
as we realize that should our choice prove wrong we can, if we will, learn from the experience.
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.
Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice.
The basis of shame is not some personal mistake of ours, but the ignominy, the humiliation we feel that we must be what we are without any choice in the matter, and that this humiliation is seen by everyone.
We have to choose between what is right, and what is easy.
Sometimes it's the words we choose not to say that speak most loudly about our character.
Don't feel sorry for yourself if you have chosen the wrong road. Turn around.
Baby, we have no choice of what color we're born or who our parents are or whether we're rich or poor. What we do have is some choice over what we make of our lives once we're here.
We must never forget that it is through our actions, words, and thoughts that we have a choice.
Habits are products of our choice; we are what we make of ourselves.
You have only got three choices in life: give up, give in, or give it all you've got.
When we consider that women are treated as property it is degrading to women that we should treat our children as property to be disposed of as we see fit.
I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.
The pursuit of happiness is a matter of choice.
..it is a positive attitude we choose to express. It is not a gift delivered to our door each morning, nor does it come through the window. And it is certain that our circumstances are not the things that make us joyful. If we wait for them to get just right, we will never laugh again.
No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.
One of the most important things that I have learned in my 57 years is that life is all about choices. On every journey you take, you face choices. At every fork in the road, you make a choice. And it is those decisions that shape our lives.
To be simple means to make a choice about what's important, and let go of all the rest. When we are able to do this, our vision expands, our heads clear, and we can better see the details of our lives in all their incredible wonder and beauty.
As a body in a world, here is our choice: we can be more loving or less loving.
That's it. We can relax as the entire moment's show of love's swirl, feeling open as all--a vicious rainstorm, tweeting birds, our lover's lips, a sense of worthlessness-- or we can close to some aspect of experience, pulling away as if we were separate.
I prefer to be crazy and happy rather than normal and bitter.
Every second we choose to nourish ourselves in a way that supports or depletes our lives, and to think and speak about other people in a way that is honoring or dishonoring. What choice are you going to make today.
Unless we change our food choices, nothing else matters.
Because it is meat that is destroying most of our forests. It is meat that pollutes the waters. It is meat that is creating disease which leads to all our money being diverted to hospitals. So, it's the first choice for anybody who wants to save the Earth.
We're not alone--at least, we're alone only if we choose to be alone.
We're alone only if we choose to go through life relying solely on our own strength rather than learning to draw upon the power of God.
We are our choices.
Our most basic emotional need is not to fall in love but to be genuinely loved by another, to know a love that grows out of reason and choice, not instinct. I need to be loved by someone who chooses to love me, who sees in me something worth loving.
In this, our age of infamy Man's choice is but to be A tyrant, traitor, prisoner: No other choice has he.
Most of our decisions are driven by either love or fear.
Figure out who's doing the talking, then decide what you'll do.
I believe that words can help us move or keep us paralyzed, and that our choices of language and verbal tone have something - a great deal - to do with how we live our lives.
We are not animals. We are not a product of what has happened to us in our past. We have the power of choice.