Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.— Les Brown
Tempting Responsibility For Your Life quotations
The less you respond to negative people, the more peaceful your life will become.
You are responsible for your life. You can't keep blaming somebody else for your dysfunction. Life is really about moving on.
Enlightenment means taking full responsibility for your life.
Life is very short. If people aren't decent, kind, accountable, responsible, or responsive, man up and get rid of them.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
You must not ever stop being whimsical.
And you must not, ever, give anyone else the responsibility for your life.
Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love.
How on earth can you explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love? Put your hand on a stove for a minute and it seems like an hour. Sit with that special girl for an hour and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own.
We have learnt, rather too late, that action comes, not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That's the day we truly grow up.
Helping others in need is not only a responsibility of life; It is what gives meaning to life.
You are not responsible for the programming you picked up in childhood.
However, as an adult, you are one hundred percent responsible for fixing it.
To mature means to take responsibility for your life, to be on your own.
Psychoanalysis fosters the infantile state by considering that the past is responsible for the illness.
Peak performance begins with your taking complete responsibility for your life and everything that happens to you.
As soon as you take responsibility for your life, you can change the world.
Always take responsibility for your past.
It is your only collateral in life. Unless you despise yourself now, you cannot despise yourself then. Everything you did is a part of the process that brought you here. All your past is as alive and real as your so-called 'present.'
Look in the mirror every day and say, I am in charge.
You might not have control over every phase of your life, but you have more control than you realize, and you are responsible for your own happiness and success.
One of the greatest challenges in creating a joyful, peaceful and abundant life is taking responsibility for what you do and how you do it. As long as you can blame someone else, be angry with someone else, point the finger at someone else, you are not taking responsibility for your life.
Actions have consequences... first rule of life. And the second rule is this - you are the only one responsible for your own actions.
Rather than exist each day in some dull, boring habitual manner, move into action on a big idea. Everyone is on the brink of possibility. Your responsibility is to discover what that possibility is for you. Ideas can turn you on, they can wind you up. The right idea can and will add a new dimension to your life.
I believe life is a series of near misses.
A lot of what we ascribe to luck is not luck at all. It's seizing the day and accepting responsibility for your future. It's seeing what other people don't see And pursuing that vision.
By referring to previous struggles and using them as reasons for not getting on with your life today, you're assigning responsibility to the past for why you can't be successful or happy in the present.
Blame is a neat little device that you can use whenever you don't want to take responsibility for something in your life. Use it and you will avoid all risks and impede your own growth.
This is your life. You are responsible for it. You will not live forever. Don't wait.
Someone might steal your childhood, but they can't steal your will.
There is a point where you're given the opportunity in life to stop blaming everyone else and start taking responsibility for your life.
Taking responsibility for your own life is not a Left wing idea
The choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.
One of the first things successful people realize is the old adage, “If it is to be, it is up to me.” That is, for you, the fact that your success and your course is up to you. This doesn’t mean that you do it all alone. It simply means that you take responsibility for your life and your career.
Your life begins to change the day you take responsibility for it.
Take responsibility for your finances or get used to taking orders for the rest of your life. You're either a master of money or a slave to it. Your choice.
If you are to be, you must begin by assuming responsibility.
You alone are responsible for every moment of your life, for every one of your acts.
Wherever you are, be there totally. If you find your here and now intolerable and it makes you unhappy, you have three options: remove yourself from the situation, change it, or accept it totally. If you want to take responsibility for your life, you must choose one of those three options, and you must choose now. Then accept the consequences.
It is better for you to take responsibility for your life as it is, instead of blaming others, or circumstances, for your predicament. As your eyes open, you'll see that your state of health, happiness, and every circumstance of your life has been, in large part, arranged by you - consciously or unconsciously.
You and only you are responsible for your life choices and decisions.
The best way to cleanse the heart and prepare for the stilling of the mind is to lead a normal, worldly life. Living in the midst of your day-to-day duties, responsibilities, likes, dislikes, etc., will help you. All these become the very means for the purification of your heart.
The day you graduate from childhood to adulthood is the day you take full responsibility for your life.
If you want to be really successful, and I know you do, then you will have to give up blaming and complaining and take total responsibility for your life -- that means all your results, both your successes and your failures. That is the prerequisite for creating a life of success.