Be careful who you call your friends. I’d rather have four quarters than one hundred pennies.— Al Capone
Relaxing You Choose quotations
Patience is when you're supposed to be mad but you choose to understand.
Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak–and speak in such a way that people will remember it.
Happiness is a choice, not a result. Nothing will make you happy until you choose to be happy. No person will make you happy unless you decide to be happy. Your happiness will not come to you. It can only come from you.
One of the most important decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or try harder.
Every time there are losses, there are choices to be made.
You choose to live your losses as passages to anger, blame, hatred, depression and resentment, or you choose to let these losses be passages to something new, something wider, and deeper.
Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life.
Forces beyond your control can take away everything you possess except one thing, your freedom to choose how you will respond to the situation.
I am not what has happened to me. I am what I choose to become.
When we choose to love, we choose to move against fear, against alienation and separation. The choice to love is a choice to connect, to find ourselves in the other.
At the end of the day, you can have something in your head, something in your hand, or something in your heart. What are you choosing?
You may choose to look the other way but you can never say again that you did not know.
No man chooses evil because it is evil; he only mistakes it for happiness, the good he seeks.
If one day you have to choose between the world and love, remember this: If you choose the world you’ll be left without love, but if you choose love, with it you will conquer the world
You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past. illusions of reality
With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.
Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.
Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves, without any insistence that they satisfy you.
Choose to view life through God's eyes.
This will not be easy because it doesn't come naturally to us. We cannot do this on our own. We have to allow God to elevate our vantage point. Start by reading His Word, the Bible...Pray and ask God to transform your thinking. Let Him do what you cannot. Ask Him to give you an eternal, divine perspective.
The moment we choose to love we begin to move against domination, against oppression. The moment we choose to love we begin to move towards freedom, to act in ways that liberate ourselves and others.
Integrity is choosing your thoughts and actions based on values rather than personal gain.
Be all you can be in whatever you choose to do.
The sky is the limit, so go for it. And do not create any self-imposed limitations.
Don't yield to Satan's lie that you don't have time to study the scriptures.
Choose to take time to study them. Feasting on the word of God each day is more important than sleep, school, work, television shows, video games, or social media. You may need to reorganize your priorities to provide time for the study of the word of God. If so, do it!
Right, wrong, good, bad, heaven, hell.
I think that is the theme of my life. I think you have to know both in order to honestly choose one. So I'm familiar with both sides of the fence.
Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy and keep choosing it every day.
Before you come alive, life is nothing;
it 's up to you to give it a meaning, and value is nothing else but the meaning that you choose.
You create your own decoration. You choose your color, you choose your mood. ... If you are depressed, you put some bright yellow and suddenly you are happy.
Life will knock us down, but we can choose whether or not to stand back up.
Choose people who lift you up.
All your life, you will be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate…I choose love.
You are creating through your choices, even now. Choose wisely.
Just think, you're here not by chance, but by God's choosing.
His hand formed you and made you the person you are. He compares you to no one else - You are one of a kind. You lack nothing that His grace can't give you. He has allowed you to be here in this time in history to fulfill His special purpose for this generation.
Discipline is just choosing between what you want now and what you want most.
The content of your character is your choice.
Day by day, what you choose, what you think and what you do is who you become.
You are capable of more than you know.
Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.
You have considerable power to construct self-helping thoughts, feelings and actions as well as to construct self-defeating behaviors. You have the ability, if you use it, to choose healthy instead of unhealthy thinking, feeling and acting.
May we ever choose the harder right, instead of the easier wrong.
Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Ideals are like stars; you will not succeed in touching them with your hands. But like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them you will reach your destiny.
You are free to choose, but you are not free from the consequence of your choice.
I don’t smoke, I don’t drink, I don’t use drugs.
That may be boring for some people, but that’s just me. That’s how I live my life. That stuff never appealed to me and I never understood getting so messed up that you can’t even walk home or remember the previous night. I choose to live my life without it.
Doesn't matter where you come from, what you have or don't have.
.. All you need to have is faith in God, an undying passion for what you do and what you choose to do in this life, and a relentless drive and the will to do whatever it takes to be successful in whatever you put your mind to.
Life isn’t a music player where you choose whats being played, it is a radio where you have to enjoy whats being played.
Do not bring people in your life who weigh you down.
And trust your instincts ... good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don't hurt. They're not painful. That's not just with somebody you want to marry, but it's with the friends that you choose. It's with the people you surround yourselves with.
You are not born racist. You are born into a racist society. And like anything else, if you can learn it, you can unlearn it. But some people choose not to unlearn it, because they're afraid they'll lose power if they share with other people. We are afraid of sharing power. That's what it's all about.