It is the duty of the President to propose and it is the privilege of the Congress to dispose.
— Franklin D. Roosevelt

Man proposes, but God disposes.
Thomas Kempis propose quote

Far too often the choices reality proposes are such as to take away one's taste for choosing.
— Jean Rostand

The free way of life proposes ends, but it does not prescribe means.
— Robert Kennedy

For my part, I consider that it will be found much better by all parties to leave the past to history, especially as I propose to write that history myself.
— propose quotation by Winston Churchill