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Famous Quotes & Sayings About Love Decision

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Top 100 Love Decision Quotes

#1. I will not love you. I will have no use for you other than sex and photo ops. That is something you might want to consider when making your decision. - Author: Alessandra Torre
#2. Conscious humility is the decision to live from our hearts. - Author: Molly Friedenfeld
#3. But it was Seth's decision, and it cannot be undone. And when you go topside in six months, you should find him and thank him.
I was actually going to hug and squeeze and love the dude. Then smack him. And then hug and squeeze and love him again. - Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
#4. You can't rest on yesterday's growth. You must be dedicated to growing today ... and every day. - Author: Jim George
#5. So many people shall regret three great things tomorrow; things they did, things they did not do and things they were yet to do! - Author: Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
#6. To Serve the God of Love one must be free, one must face the terrible responsibility of the decision to love in spite of all unworthiness whether in oneself or in one's neighbor. - Author: Thomas Merton
#7. At some point, you have to make the decision between losing the person you love and your own sanity. - Author: Lucinda Riley
#8. If I have more than one life, I would definitely dedicate this one entirely to you. - Author: Nico J. Genes
#9. Instantly I regretted my decision. It was one of those times when you hear yourself saying something, and it seems like a good idea at the time, but once you blurt it out you can hardly believe it's you speaking. What was I thinking? - Author: Tara Shuler
#10. Love is the foundation from which your decisions about your life should be made. - Author: Darren Johnson
#11. Where I am today, it is my current destination, I was preparing for this my whole life. Today's decision and persistent action will take me my future destination. - Author: Debasish Mridha
#12. Sexy is a decision. We decide that our spouse looks sexy to us. Period. It doesn't matter our age or how long we've been together. - Author: Cathy Burnham Martin
#13. The decision to kiss for the first time is the most crucial in any love story. It changes the relationship of two people much more strongly than even the final surrender; because this kiss already has within it that surrender. - Author: Emil Ludwig
#14. Ggrace is God's best idea - it's His decision to ravage people by love, to rescue passionately, and to restore justly. - Author: Max Lucado
#15. Love is a choice. It's a decision.' She told us, 'It flows into, through, and out of each person like a river. If you try to stop it, it'll sneak around until It finds another heart and breaks through. - Author: Charles Martin
#16. I'd love to say I made the smart decision of picking projects that became hits, but with 'The Good Wife,' I read the script and something inside me said, 'I love this, I want to do this.' - Author: Archie Panjabi
#17. I know for certain that we never lose the people we love, even to death. They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories. We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love. - Author: Leo Buscaglia
#18. Love is more than an emotion, it is a decision. - Author: C.S. Lewis
#19. Sometimes love was sacred, the most holy and powerful force in the universe. Sometimes it was a warm, fuzzy feeling. Occasionally it was a wildfire of passion that, like cognac, inflamed every cell of your body.
And sometimes it was just a decision, plain and simple. - Author: G.A. McKevett
#20. Love trumps everything. Love's decision will not always be kind to your artistic life. - Author: Vinita Hampton Wright
#21. Love is my decision to make your problem my problem. - Author: Robert A. Schuller
#22. To love somebody is not just a strong feeling - it's a decision, it's a judgement, it's a promise. - Author: Bell Hooks
#23. I think sometimes the best mothers are simply those who make the decision to love their children every day, regardless of what happens. - Author: Karen White
#24. Make everyday decisions from a place of love. - Author: Anita Moorjani
#25. We're all just a decision or two away from destroying the relationships that are most important to us and the people we love. And most of the time, we never even know it. - Author: Lauren Miller
#26. Every decision that you make either moves you toward your personality, or toward your soul. Each decision you make is an answer to the question, 'How do you choose to learn love?', 'How do you choose to learn authentic empowerment-through doubt and fear, or through wisdom?' - Author: Gary Zukav
#27. I hoping to make it [decision] sometime next week. I love the academics at Tech. I can get a great degree there in engineering. Georgia has the ability to win it all next season. I think I can play early at both schools. It's going to be tough. - Author: Calvin Johnson
#28. Can someone decide to leave everything and move to a dreamland?
Was it possible?
if yes, how can one do it without being called crazy or a coward? - Author: Nico J. Genes
#29. I have lived this life, and no matter what others may decide about it, I must claim each decision as mine. I have caused harm, failed in the expectations and obligations of love. I have loved well. What I do each day is carried within me until I die. - Author: Meredith Hall
#30. Real love is unconditional love. Unconditional love is a decision we make within ourselves. The process is one of intention and the decision to be a loving person. If I decide to love you, that is my inner decision. There is nothing the other person can do about it. - Author: David R. Hawkins
#31. Honestly, my smartest business decision was to never do anything that I didn't love doing. - Author: Bennett Miller
#32. Never make a decision when you are upset, sad, jealous or in love. - Author: Mario Teguh
#33. You are capable of loving the unlovable.
The grace of God gives you the power to love.
It also takes conscious effort and decision to choice to love. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
#34. Love is a decision, not just an emotion. It is selfless, and a commitment. - Author: Lydia McLaughlin
#35. You have it within your power to simplify your situation. Just be sure that every decision you make, every choice you make, is motivated by love. If you do that, what is meant to be will be. - Author: Emily March
#36. When we make the decisions to be and stay in love, we should also make a decision and commitment to be supportive. - Author: Cathy Burnham Martin
#37. Ben Says: Life can either be all about LOVE (Good vibrations) or HATE (Bad vibrations) ...
You make the decision!
Timothy Pina
Bullying Ben - Author: Timothy Pina
#38. Love is a decision," I answered. "Choose your love and then love your choice". Shared values and attitudes are much more important to a long term compatibility than common activities or backgrounds. One day at a time, one small step at a time, and it's suddenly 36 years later. The - Author: Michelle Mras
#39. Boxers are going away and not getting decisions and are losing, so it's not looking good for us, is it, as a nation? Thanks for pointing that out. It's put even more pressure on me now. I don't mind that at all. I love pressure. - Author: Carl Froch
#40. The way I feel about you was never a decision. It just was. I was made to love you. I never fell, I was already there. From the very first moment. - Author: Natasha Boyd
#41. When I go back to any of the mini-series or series that I've done, the heart and soul of the show always centers around how the people that we love are affected by our decisions. - Author: Andre Braugher
#42. Most of our decisions are driven by either love or fear. Figure out who's doing the talking, then decide what you'll do. - Author: Bob Goff
#43. The one who chooses to love will find appropriate ways to express that decision everyday. - Author: Gary Chapman
#44. Love is not words, it's actions, and love isn't feelings, it's a decision. - Author: Steven Furtick
#45. My girls have been a great support to me. I come to them when I need to make a decision; they love to watch me work. - Author: Andie MacDowell
#46. I needed to choose between the one thing that really filled m thoughts-my love for that woman-and losing my freedom and all the choices that the future promised me. To be honest, the decision was easy.
-Lukas Jessen-Petersen - Author: Paulo Coelho
#47. Persons who have no desire to live have a very slight chance of recovery. We can continue to extend to them our love, sympathy, and prayers; but ultimately we must respect a person's decision to die. - Author: Michio Kushi
#48. Living For Love single and remixes available in UK soon! Sorry you have to wait! Its not my decision or my choice! Thanks for your patience! # rebelheart # livingforlove - Author: Madonna Ciccone
#49. I love you, Kaden. Against my better judgement and sense, I love you and I'm making the conscious decision to keep loving you until the day I die. - Author: Lydia Kelly
#50. Love's not a decision, son. It hits a man betwixt the eyes, and there's no decidin' to it. Right or wrong, doubts or no doubts, he's standin' knee deep in cement that's about to set."

~Harv Coulter - Author: Catherine Anderson

#51. Love isn't a decision. It's a feeling. If we could decide who we loved,it would be much simpler, but much less magical - Author: Trey Parker
#52. It's not your business to decide if a woman you love should, or should not, marry you. It's her business. Tell her all about yourself and leave the decision to her. God knows it's trouble enough having to make one's own decisions in life without having to make other people's too. - Author: Elizabeth Goudge
#53. My father could throw up a fistful of dice to make a decision, but my mother had an agony for every hour. I guess they balanced, as two people who love each other should. - Author: Robert McCammon
#54. We cannot know the future. All we can do is face it bravely. We should take heed of those we love and respect. But in the end, we make every decision alone. - Author: Juliet Marillier
#55. The Bible views us as recipients of God's perfect love, already charged with an important life mission (seeking first the kingdom of God), and thus the decision to marry, though crucial, won't define us. Nor will who we marry define us. - Author: Gary L. Thomas
#56. Only love can bring us peace. And the experience of love is a choice we make, a mental decision to see love as the only real purpose and value in any situation. - Author: Marianne Williamson
#57. And he knew that at that moment, they understood each other perfectly, and when he told her what he was going to do now, she would not say 'be careful' or 'don't do it', but she would accept his decision because she would not have expected anything less of him. - Author: J.K. Rowling
#58. Tis the moment where a decision is set to alter the course of her destiny. She walks toward the light where he patiently awaits her arrival. - Author: Truth Devour
#59. It's a loathsome tale, yet I'm proof of God's love. He seeks us out to be His very own. My life had been so horrible, but it all changed when I surrendered to Him. It's the most important decision you'll ever make, and I pray you will soon understand the power of God's unconditional love. - Author: DiAnn Mills
#60. For children love is a feeling; for adults, it is a decision. Children wait to learn if their love is true by seeing how long it lasts; adults make their love true by never wavering from their commitment. - Author: Orson Scott Card
#61. You're the best bad decision I ever made, and you are, by far, my favorite story to tell. - Author: Jay Crownover
#62. Not enslaved to principles but bound by love for God, they have become free from the problems and conflicts of ethical decision. They are no longer weighed down by them. They belong completely and solely to God and God's will. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
#63. When you know what pain is, and when you have to make a choice, you learn that it is a decision. People think it's a fairytale thing, love and happiness, but you have to work hard. And then - you feel it deeply. - Author: Mary J. Blige
#64. Love that is founded on decision is stable and strong and it will endure any trial - Author: Sunday Adelaja
#65. For those who were born lovers, falling in love is not neither an option nor a decision. it is a matter of existence. - Author: Sameh Elsayed
#66. Sometimes I live in fear. But when I have to take chances about people I love, relationships, my daughter and immediate family, those decisions are easy. - Author: Paul Walker
#67. He wasn't looking at me, and I wasn't looking at him. "Sometimes I wonder if you make decisions just to piss me off."
I glared at the road. "Sometimes I wonder if you give yourself too much credit in my decision-making. - Author: Catherine Doyle
#68. Make choices in life that don't leave people bitter, worse off or confused. Any choice that leads you to do this is a choice that didn't include God in the decision making process. - Author: Shannon L. Alder
#69. Love is a decision. Not always an easy one. - Author: Gary Smalley
#70. I have defined love as the will to extend oneself for the purpose of nurturing one's own or another's spiritual growth. Genuine love is volitional rather than emotional. The person who truly loves does so because of a decision to love. - Author: M. Scott Peck
#71. If you import a commercial quantity of illegal drugs ... it is because you have made the personal decision that you are prepared to get rich by destroying our children. I have made the decision that I love our children enough that we will kill you if you do this. - Author: Newt Gingrich
#72. I can't make this decision for you ... this one's yours. I want you to know, though, that I love you. And I always will. I know that doesn't help, but it's all I can do. - Author: Nicholas Sparks
#73. When you are having trouble making a decision or are at a crossroads in your life and are confused about which path to take, cry out to God and ask for His guidance. - Author: Jacklyn Zeman
#74. I've never been a believer in fate. I like to think I'm in control, that my life hasn't been plotted out ahead of time. Sometimes all it takes is one wild thought, one brave decision to change everything. This must be one of those times. - Author: Kyle Richardson
#75. But for the love of piss, make some sort of decision. If you don't want to eat babies and nail bloodbags to walls, that's your choice. What Sarren did or made you do in the past has nothing to do with it now. You're a vampire. Do whatever the hell you want. - Author: Julie Kagawa
#76. Sometimes you have to decide between doing what you love and being loveable, and the decision is always painful. - Author: Laurie Penny
#77. I have the greatest love for the rituals of organised religion - the sense of community and belonging it can confer to people. But me, I'm more a questioner than a follower; not by whim or fashion, but as a decision painfully arrived at after much, much thought. - Author: Kabir Bedi
#78. Everything is more effective when it's done in love rather than anger. Love really is a decision. - Author: Kevin Leman
#79. Levi's eyebrows were pornographic. If Cath were making this decision just on eyebrows, she would have been "up to his room" a long time ago. - Author: Rainbow Rowell
#80. Love is a decision?' 'That's right. A decision. Not a feeling. That's what you young people don't realise. That's why you're always off divorcing each other. - Author: Liane Moriarty
#81. If I have refused to risk, I have in the self-same decision refused to love. And if indeed I have refused to love, tragically I have refused to live. And when will I realize that that in and of itself is an unacceptable risk. - Author: Craig D. Lounsbrough
#82. Heroes inspire us for many reasons: they make tough decisions, they keep going and they get done what matters. But there's another reason we love our heroes. Inside us all, we know we have the power to become one ourselves. - Author: Oliver
#83. I feel really good right now. It will really be a tough decision. It's so hard to give up what you love doing. Hanging up the boots will not be an easy thing to do. - Author: Hulk Hogan
#84. You are the decision you make. The things you do. The people you love and who love you. They're the things that really make you who you are. - Author: Katie Dale
#85. Life is too short to make just one decision, music is too loud for just one station, love is too big for just one nation, and God is too big for just one religion! - Author: Michael Franti
#86. Make the decision to love this day, this place, this moment, this special experience of life with the people around you. And there will be so very much to love. - Author: Ralph Marston
#87. You make the decision to love everyday, whether you feel the magic or not. It's the decision that creates perseverance, not the feeling of love in itself, because sometimes, butterflies do not suffice - Author: Ufuoma Apoki
#88. Believing in God is as much like falling in love as it is making a decision. Love is both something that happens to you and something you decide upon. - Author: Donald Miller
#89. Forgiveness is "selective remembering" - a conscious decision to focus on love and let the rest go. But the ego is relentless - it is "capable of suspiciousness at best and viciousness at worst. - Author: Marianne Williamson
#90. Real love is a decision concerning the way we behave in our relationships with other people. - Author: Joyce Meyer
#91. She finally understood that, no matter how hard you try, you can't make someone love you. You can't stop them from making the wrong decision. There's no magic for that. - Author: Sarah Addison Allen
#92. I watch her with loving sadness as she dulls her shine to please others. Will this butterfly ever soar? Will she continue to pretend she can't fly? Her greatest life awaits this decision. - Author: Steve Maraboli
#93. Why I Wrote Redeeming Love Many born-again Christians talk about a single conversion experience that changed their lives forever. They can tell you the day and the hour they made their decision to live for the Lord. I can't do that. - Author: Francine Rivers
#94. Always trust yerself, lass. There's not a soul in this world that has a heart like yers. Plenty o' smart people here, aye, but logic ain't always the best way to a decision. Can ye remember that? -Alban Dewberry - Author: E.S. Lowell
#95. Have a policy of pre-emptive forgiveness. Refuse to get offended by petty things. Make a decision early on to cut the other person some slack in everyday life. Then you can take comfort in knowing they'll do it for you, as well. Accepting each other, flaws and all, is what love is all about. - Author: Gaelen Foley
#96. Having made the decision to love, had I chosen life instead of death? - Author: Richard Bach
#97. Love is a decision. - Author: Caitrona Leslie
#98. I hired you for your attitude, and so far I'm pretty happy with my decision. But I'm not sure I can work with you until I've fucked this attraction out of my system. - Author: J.C. Reed
#99. I'll tell you something, something important. Write this down. You ready?' 'Yes, yes, I'm ready.' 'Love is a decision.' 'Love is a decision?' 'That's right. A decision. Not a feeling. That's what you young people don't realise. - Author: Liane Moriarty
#100. It is your decision what kind of person you will be, how you will respond to the challenges you face. Keep your promises, forgo your grudges, apologize when necessary, speak your love, and speak it again. - Author: David A. Goodman

140 Choice Quotes on Life's Motivations & Decisions We Make (2022)

These inspirational choice quotes will remind you of how important the choices we make in life are.

In the comments below, share which quote you thought was the most inspiring.

Many of us don’t understand the importance of the choices that we make, or the power that we have over them.

Too often, people attribute what is good to external causes, and what is bad to internal ones.

By this I mean, we feel like the good things happen to us, and the bad things are our fault.

What we need to realize is that each and every day, we make numerous choices that influence the outcome of all areas of our lives.

We can learn from our missteps, and we can build on our strengths.

To remind you on the importance of making decisions, here are some inspirational, wise, and thought-provoking choice quotes, choice sayings, and choice proverbs.

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Choice Quotes About Life and Words of Wisdom

1. “Life presents many choices, the choices we make determine our future.” – Catherine Pulsifer

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2. “May your choices reflect your hopes not your fears.” – Nelson Mandela

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3. “I discovered I always have choices and sometimes it’s only a choice of attitude.” – Judith M. Knowlton

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4. “Life is a matter of choices, and every choice you make makes you.” – John C. Maxwell

5. “Life is a choice – as is how you handle the pitfalls along its bumpy road.” – Julie Donner Andersen

6. “You always have two choices: your commitment versus your fear.” – Sammy Davis Jr.

7. “Every choice you make has an end result. ” – Zig Ziglar

8. “Any decision I make is the biggest decision of my life.” – Carmelo Anthony

9. “Did you know that to worry about a situation you are making a conscious choice to do so?” – Mike C. Adams

10. “Every day brings new choices.”  –Martha Beck

11. “We are the creative force of our life, and through our own decisions rather than our conditions, if we carefully learn to do certain things, we can accomplish those goals.” – Stephen Covey

12. “This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle: we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.” – Omar Bradley

13. “We all need to decide whether to “play it safe” in life and worry about the downside, or instead take a chance, by being who we really are and living the life our heart desires. Which choice are you making?” – Charlie Badenhop

14. “Your life changes the moment you make a new, congruent, and committed decision.” – Anthony Robbins

15. “There are a lot of things going on with my life right now that don’t just have to do with career. So I have a hard time making decisions about work. That’s really a luxury problem.” – Philip Seymour Hoffman

16. “You came empty on earth, why overloaded now, were all your choices absolutely correct, it is never too late to reconsider them?” – William Ngwako Maphoto

17. “You always do what you want to do. This is true with every act. You may say that you had to do something, or that you were forced to, but actually, whatever you do, you do by choice. Only you have the power to choose for yourself.” – W. Clement Stone

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Quotes About Choices and Consequences

18. “The choices that we make in our life, indeed determine the kind of results that we experience and the quality of the life that we live. ” – Sumeet Jain

19. “The choices we make every minute of every day can contribute to making someone’s life a little bit better or worse even without intending to.” – Chikamso Efobi

20. “In every single thing you do, you are choosing a direction. Your life is a product of choices.” – Dr. Kathleen Hall

21. “The hardest decisions in life are not between good and bad or right and wrong, but between two goods or two rights.” – Joe Andrew

22. “Big changes don’t have to be hard, but they do have to start with a choice. This is where real change begins; this is where you start taking control of your life and how you choose to live it; this is where it all starts.” – Nathalie Thompson

23. “In my experience working with a variety of people over several decades, far too many individuals choose to be anonymous members of the pack, therefore suffering from the inner remorse that makes them feel like failures, filled with conflict and resentment and wondering what the meaning of life is. ”- Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

24. “By knowing that you can fail and making the choice to take the risk you will be setting yourself up for success and not failure.” – Jennifer N. Smith

25. “Addicts cannot change the abuse suffered in childhood. They cannot undo the choices they have made or the hurt they have caused. But they can change the future – through the power they have in the present moment.” – Ryan Holiday, Stephen Hanselman

26. “Most of the choices we make each day may feel like the products of well-considered decision making, but they’re not. They’re habits. And though each habit means relatively little on its own, over time, the meals we order, what we say to our kids each night, whether we save or spend, how often we exercise, and the way we organize our thoughts and work routines have enormous impacts on our health, productivity, financial security, and happiness.” – Charles Duhigg

27. “Expanding our capacity to talk, particularly when we face critical choices, is a life-enhancing skill. I believe that there is no faster way for us to evolve than through the process of interacting with one another.” – Sarah Rozenthuler

28. “In this new era, you have two choices: become a temp staffer (not a horrible choice) or become an artist-entrepreneur. Choose to commoditize your labor or choose yourself to be a creator, an innovator, an artist, an investor, a marketer, and an entrepreneur.” – James Altucher

29. “How you react emotionally is a choice in any situation—and those cumulative choices can make or break your chances for well-being.” – Judith Orloff

30. “Choose your life’s mate carefully. From this one decision will come 90 percent of all your happiness or misery.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr.

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31. “If you don’t have the information you need to make wise choices, find someone who does. ” – Lori Hil

32. “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.” – Amelia Earhart

33. “And we have complete control over our own attitude. We are the ones we decide how we feel, how we look at things, how we react.” – Catherine Pulsifer

34. “There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.” – Denis Waitley

35. “And in life, it is all about choices we make. And how the direction of our lives comes down to the choices we choose.” – Catherine Pulsifer

36. “When we find inspiration, we need to take action for ourselves and for our communities. Even if it means making a hard choice, or cutting out something and leaving it in your past. ” – Aron Ralston

37. “You always have two choices with your life and experience: you can either learn from it or you can place blame. The choice is always yours.” – Kevin Horsley

38. “We make our choices, then our choices make us.” – Anonymous

39. “I believe that we are solely responsible for our choices, and we have to accept the consequences of every deed, word, and thought throughout our lifetime.” – Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

40. When bad things happen to you, focus on what you can learn from it. If you focus on the bad, you’re doomed to repeat it. – Mel Robbins

Choice quotes from

The Giver

41. “It’s the choosing that’s important, isn’t it?” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

42. “We really have to protect people from wrong choices.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

43. “How could someone not fit in? The community was so meticulously ordered, the choices so carefully made.— Lois Lowry, The Giver

44. “It’s the way they live. It’s the life that was created for them. It’s the same life that you would have if you had not been chosen as my successor.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

45. “Even trained for years as they all had been in precision of language, what words could you use which would give another the experience of sunshine?” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

46. “They were satisfied with their lives which had none of the vibrance his own was taking on. And he was angry at himself, that he could not change that for them.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

47. “Having you here with me over the past year has made me realize that things must change. For years I’ve felt that they should, but it seemed so hopeless. Now for the first time I think there might be a way.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

48. “Sometimes I wish they’d ask for my wisdom more often-there are so many things I could tell them; things I wish they would change. But they don’t want change. Life here is so orderly, so predictable-so painless. It’s what they’ve chosen.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

49. “If he had stayed in the community, he would not be. It was as simple as that. Once he had yearned for choice. Then, when he has had a choice, he had made the wrong one: the choice to leave. And now he was starving.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

50. “Our people made that choice, the choice to go to Sameness. Before my time, before the previous time, back and back and back. We relinquished color when we relinquished sunshine and did away with difference. We gained control of many things. But we had to let go of others.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver

Choice quotes to encourage good decisions

51. “Each person has a choice; the choice to do as one may wish and as one wants remains with the individual. If a person sees no benefit to change, they will not change.” – Byron Pulsifer

52. “Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.” –Kevyn Aucoin

53. “Life is about choices. Some we regret. Some we’re proud of.” –Graham Brown

54. “There’s no such thing as work-life balance. There are work-life choices, and you make them, and they have consequences.” –Jack Welch

55. “Making better choices takes work. There is a daily give and take, but it is worth the effort.” -Tom Rath

56. “I have made the choices that work best for me.  I cannot please everyone everyone, and that’s fine.”  –Marlee Matlin

57. “You write your life story by the choices you make. You never know if they have been a mistake. Those moments of decision are so difficult.” –Helen Mirren

58. “We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves.” –Thomas Merton

59. “Man is fully responsible for his nature and his choices.”  –Jean-Paul Sartre

60. “I’m open for possibilities. I’m open for choices. I always welcome new ideas. I’m always eager to learn. I’m never going to close my mind from learning.” –Cesar Milan

Choice quotes when you’re feeling indecisive

61. “It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ― J.K. Rowling

62. “You cannot control the behavior of others, but you can always choose how you respond to it.” ― Roy T. Bennett

63. “But until a person can say deeply and honestly, “I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday,” that person cannot say, “I choose otherwise.” ― Stephen R. Covey

64. “In the end that was the choice you made, and it doesn’t matter how hard it was to make it. It matters that you did.” ― Cassandra Clare

65. “We are our choices.” ― Jean-Paul Sartre

66. “It is not for me to judge another man’s life. I must judge, I must choose, I must spurn, purely for myself. For myself, alone.” ― Herman Hesse

67. “There comes a time in your life when you have to choose to turn the page, write another book or simply close it.” ― Shannon L. Alder

68. “Sometimes you have to choose between a bunch of wrong choices and no right ones. You just have to choose which wrong choices feels the least wrong.” ― Colleen Hoover

69. “You are not the victim of the world, but rather the master of your own destiny. It is your choices and decisions that determine your destiny.” ― Roy T. Bennett

70. “In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.” ― Theodore Roosevelt

Thought-provoking choice quotes

71. “Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer

72. “The decisions you make are a choice of values that reflect your life in every way.” – Alice Waters

73. “With awareness come responsibility and choice.” – Amanda Lindhout

74. “To be offended is a choice we make; it is not a condition inflicted or imposed upon us by someone or something else.” – David A. Bednar

75 “Look for your choices, pick the best one, then go with it.” – Pat Riley

76 “Choice means saying no to one thing so you can say yes to another.” – Dan Millman

77. “Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.” – Alfred A. Montapert

78. “It’s up to you today to start making healthy choices. Not choices that are just healthy for your body, but healthy for your mind.” – Steve Maraboli

79. “Choose well. Your choice is brief, and yet endless.” – Thomas Carlyle

80. “Men are free to decide their own moral choices, but they are also under the necessity to account to God for those choices.” – Aiden Wilson

Choice quotes for making big decisions

81. “Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant.”- Anthony Robbins

82. “Decision is a risk rooted in the courage of being free.” – Paul Tillich

83. “The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn.” – David Russell

84. “People will always have opinions about your decision because they’re not courageous enough to take action on their opinion.” ― Steve Maraboli

85. “If you chase two rabbits, both will escape.”- Unknown author

86. “When one can accept that all their circumstances and life events are a result of their decision making, that individual immediately gains back their power to create. ” – Michael Austin Jacobs

87. “When you cannot make up your mind which of two evenly balanced courses of action you should take, choose the bolder.” – William Joseph Slim

88. “When you face a problem, solve it then and there if you have the facts necessary to make a decision. Don’t keep putting off decisions.” — Dale Carnegie

89. “Make decisions from the heart and use your head to make it work out.” – Sir Girad

90. If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.”- Jim Rohn

Choice Quotes To Express Your Experience Based On Past Choices

91. “Some of the biggest acts of self-kindness are very difficult to do in the moment, but they’re the right long-term choice.” — Lara Heacock

92. “Almost everyone has held on to regrets because of poor choices made in the past. I know I have.” — Kim Masengale

93. “The choice we make will determine whether we reinforce a world where conflicts escalate out of control, or create a new world where conflicts are transformed into opportunity.” — Mark Gerzon

94. “You have the choice this very moment – the only moment you have for certain. I hope you aren’t so wrapped up in nonessential stuff that you forget to really enjoy yourself – because this moment is about to be over.” — Oprah Winfrey

95. “There is always plenty to be worried and sad about, but there is equally plenty to be happy and at peace with. The choice is yours.” — Steve Maraboli

96. “Any individual who wishes to attain sustainable and lasting bliss, must embrace one simple fact: happiness is a choice.” — Jo Roderick

97. “Patience gives us self-control, the capacity to stop and be in the present moment. From that place we can make wise choices. ” — M. J. Ryan

98. “Life will always bring you pain; you have a choice about how much you suffer.” — Gretchen Kubacky

99. “The choice for silence or noise, for carefulness or carelessness, is ours in every moment.” — Maggie Ross

100. “We are partners by fate. We become friends by choice.” — Jacquie McTaggart

Inspiring Choice Quotes You Can Learn From

101. “I don’t regret any of the decisions I’ve made in my life because with every choice I make, I learn something new.” — Siva Kaneswaren

102. “The hardest choices in life aren’t between what’s right and what’s wrong but between what’s right and what’s best.” — Jamie Ford

103. “You have no choices about how you lose, but you do have a choice about how you come back and prepare to win again.” — Pat Riley

104. “If you’re just safe about the choices you make, you don’t grow.” — Heath Ledger

105. “Opposition provides choices, and choices bring consequences, good or bad.” — Ezra Taft Benson

106. “You can’t make positive choices for the rest of your life without an environment that makes those choices easy, natural, and enjoyable.” — Deepak Chopra

107. “Life is a matter of really tough choices.” — Joe Biden

108. “Your joy comes from how you think, the choices that we make in life.” — Joyce Meyer

109. “Behaviors are a choice. Feelings are sometimes out of our control. Behavior has to do with choices.” — Randall Terry

110. “Eighty percent of all choices are based on fear. Most people don’t choose what they want; they choose what they think is safe.” — Phil McGraw

Choice Quotes That Inspire You To Take Time And Make Right Choices

111. “Intentional living is the art of making our own choices before others’ choices make us.” ― Richie Norton

112. “People always say in the end you only regret the choices you didn’t make but I really think you also regret the choices you were foolish enough to make.” ― Melizena

113. “Life is a web of intersections and choices. Your 1st choice is to recognize an intersection. Your 2nd choice is to be grateful for it.” ― Ryan Lilly

114. “The Compound Effect is the principle of reaping huge rewards from a series of small, smart choices” ― Darren Hardy

115. “You are creating through your choices, even now. Choose wisely.” ― Bryant McGill

116. “The choice to make good choices is the best choice you can choose. Fail to make that choice and on most choices you will lose.” ― Ryan Lilly

117. “There are always consequences to wrong choices.” ― Jim George

118. “Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.” ― Roy Bennett

119. “The way you live your day is a sentence in the story of your life. Each day you make the choice whether the sentence ends with a period, question mark, or exclamation point.” ― Steve Maraboli

120. “What we do,our choices, that’s what defines us.” ― Carrie Jones

Choice Quotes To Shape Your Destiny

121. “Nothing happens until you decide.” — Oprah Winfrey

122. “The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” — William James

123. “The choices we make determine our destiny.” — Brandon October

124. “Healthy choices thread through every aspect of life.” — Mary Anne Radmacher

125. “I choose to make the rest of my life the best of my life.” — Louise Hay

126. “Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.” — Aeschylus

127. “Life is the sum of your choices.” — Albert Camus

128. “Know the best and highest choices for health and more often choose those things. ” — Mary Anne Radmacher

129. “All is context. Choose yours carefully, where you have a choice.” — Mike Young

130. “I truly don’t have any formula for the choices I make.” — Javier Bardem

Choice Quotes To Determine Our Destiny

131. “Our lives are fashioned by our choices. First we make our choices. Then our choices make us.” ― Anne Frank

132. “Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.” ― William Jennings Bryan

133. “I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

134. “Understand that the right to choose your own path is a sacred privilege. Use it. Dwell in possibility.” ― Oprah Winfrey

135. “Everything that is happening at this moment is a result of the choices you’ve made in the past.” ― Deepak Chopra

136. “The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.” ― George Eliot

137. “We choose what attitudes we have right now. And it’s a continuing choice.” ― John C. Maxwell

138. “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” ― Stephen Covey

139. “Life is a series of choices that are made in the present moment.” ― Darren Main

140. “The choices we make are ultimately our responsibility.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

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Were you able to relate with any of these choice quotes?

Realizing and acknowledging the choices that we make is empowering, whether the outcome is good or bad.

It is also important, as it helps us evaluate what we do and do not have control over.

This is an important distinction to make, as we can let go of what we will never have a choice – or control over – and focus our time and energy on what we do.

I hope these choice quotes helped you realize the power you possess regarding life’s decisions.

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Such a strong and complex feeling as love can be difficult to express in words, but it is still worth speaking about your feelings out loud. If you want to say something simple and pleasant, write an unexpected message or a note (it's much more romantic these days), these quotes will help you.

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Great quotes

We have collected love quotes from famous writers, musicians, actors and philosophers that can be the perfect message for your partner. There are really a lot of romantic quotes in this collection, so you will definitely find what suits you and your significant other best. Whatever your heart wants to say, these words will help express how you feel. nine0003

Erich Fromm

“Love is not something natural. Rather, it requires discipline, concentration, patience, faith, and overcoming narcissism. Love is not a feeling, it is a practice."

Friedrich Nietzsche

“In love there is always an element of madness. But there is always a reason for madness.”

Eckhart Tolle

“To love is to recognize oneself in another.”

Elizabeth Gilbert

"Then to be completely open to someone in their good and bad manifestations and to be loved in any case is a human gift that can border on a miracle. "

Julia Roberts

"You know what love is when all you want is for that person to be happy, even if you're not part of their happiness."

Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Without love, any truth turns into a lie."

Katharine Hepburn

"Love has nothing to do with what you expect to receive, only what you expect to give."


Julia Roberts and other stars who had childhood nicknames

Roberts' nicknames have transformed along with her transformation into a beautiful swan. Frog is one of the most harmless nicknames that the future "beauty" was awarded in high school. But as a high school student, Roberts blossomed and got the nickname "Hot Shorts" from the guys she drove crazy with her slender legs. nine0003

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Nora Ephron

"When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with someone, you want the rest of your life to begin as soon as possible. "

Oprah Winfrey

"Many people want to ride with you in a limousine, but you need someone to ride with you in the bus when the limo breaks down."

Scarlett Johansson

"I just strongly believe in the idea that you have to love yourself before you can love anyone else, and I think that's the most inspiring relationship." nine0003

Taylor Swift

"When you miss someone, time seems to move slower, and when I fall in love with someone, time seems to move faster."

Maxim Gorky

“One must always live in love with something inaccessible to you... A person becomes taller because he reaches upwards.”

Johann Wolfgang Goethe

"Love does not dominate, it cultivates."

Henry Miller

“The only thing we can never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough is love.

Agatha Christie

"Only when you see people looking ridiculous do you realize how much you love them."

Reese Witherspoon

"You always win by giving love."

Ed Sheeran

"You are all I'll ever need."

F. Scott Fitzgerald

"I love her and this is the beginning and end of everything."

Mikhail Bulgakov

"He who loves must share the fate of the one he loves."


"Love consists of one soul inhabiting two bodies."

Jane Austen

"There is no charm equal to the charm of a tender heart."

Albert Einstein

"Love overcomes even the laws of gravity. " nine0003

Princess Diana

"If you find someone you love in your life, hold on to that love."

Victor Hugo

“The highest happiness of life is the certainty that you are loved; they love for your own sake, or rather, they love in spite of you.”

Frank Sinatra

"A simple 'I love you' is worth more than any money."

Bryan Adams

Everything I do, I do for you. nine0003

Winnie the Pooh

"If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you."

Richard Bach

"Real love stories never end."

Bob Dylan

"There's nothing I wouldn't do to make you feel my love. "

Dolly Parton

"Love is something sent from heaven to bother you as hell." nine0003


"Being brave is loving someone unconditionally without expecting anything in return."

Audrey Hepburn

"The best thing to hold onto in life is each other."

John Lennon

“Love is a flower; you have to let it grow."

Celine Dion

"Maybe I don't know much, but I know I was blessed because you loved me." nine0003

James Joyce

"Love loves love love."

Zelda Fitzgerald

"No one has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold."


"Love is an endless act of forgiveness. "

Katy Perry

"First of all, you need to be able to love yourself, and only then give love."

Mother Teresa

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Nat King Cole

"Love was made for me and you."

Kelly Clarkson

"I never lived before your love."


"At meeting with love, everyone becomes a poet."

Pablo Neruda

"The reciprocal love of those we love is the fire that feeds our lives."

Oscar Wilde

"Never love someone who treats you like a normal person." nine0003

Leo Tolstoy

"When you love someone, you love the person the way they are, not the way you would like them to be. "

Emily Brontë

"Whatever our souls are made of, his and mine are the same."

Martin Luther King

“I chose to stick with love; hatred is too heavy a burden."

Zelda Fitzgerald

"I've tried so many times to come up with a new way to say this and I still just love you." nine0003

Ivan Goncharov

“In love both soul and body participate equally; otherwise, love is not complete: we are not spirits or animals.”

Fanny Flagg

"It doesn't matter what you look like, there will still be a person who thinks you are the most beautiful creature in the world."

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37 inspirational and beautiful love quotes

And this is happiness when you don't have to hide it. After all, love is the most beautiful feeling that we have to experience in this life. We offer 37 quotes about love.

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"Don't talk about love - everything is said about it!" - wrote Afanasy Plaskeev. We would argue with him. How many people in this world, so many stories. Let's read the most inspiring love quotes.

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When love is happy

“It was a lot of colored glass. If you put them together, you get a wonderful mosaic. It's like we were made for each other. I felt it from the first moment our eyes met. I lived in an empty house until she entered and filled it with happiness. It was worth taking her hand to help me out of the car, and I felt that a miracle had happened ”(from the movie“ Sleepless in Seattle ”).
“Love can change a person beyond recognition” (Publius Terentius). nine0349 “Love is when the happiness of another person is more important than yours” (H. Jackson Brown Jr.).
“Love is not an external manifestation, it is always within us” (Louise Hay).
"Souls meet on the lips of lovers" - Percy Shelley.
“Love consists of one soul inhabiting two bodies” (Aristotle).
“To love is not to look at each other. To love is to look together in the same direction” (Antoine de Saint-Exupéry).
“Love is such a state of mind when the happiness of another person is necessary for your own” (Robert Heinlein). nine0003

When love is miserable

“Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we do not know how and with what to nourish its roots. She dies from blindness, betrayal and mistakes. Dies from diseases and deep wounds. Gets away from fatigue and boredom in relationships, oxidation and withering of feelings ”(Anais Nin).
“Better to love and lose love than never to love at all” (Alfred Tennyson).
“If you stumble over love, you can easily get up. But those who have plunged into it can no longer get out ”(Albert Einstein). nine0349 “But now let me say without hope and without any reason, but only because Christmas, and on Christmas, they tell the truth. For me, you are perfection. And my broken heart will love you until you become like a mummy" (from the movie "Love Actually").
“Life is easier without love. But without it there is no point” (Leo Tolstoy).

Romantic love

"It's better to smell her hair once, kiss her lips once, than to live forever without her" (from the movie "City of Angels"). nine0349 "When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with someone, you want the rest of your life to start ASAP" (from When Harry Met Sally)
“The people we love are almost always more powerful over our souls than we ourselves” (La Rochefoucauld).
“Perhaps in this world you are just a person, but for someone you are the whole world” (Garbiel Garcia Marquez).
“It doesn’t matter what you look like, there will still be a person who thinks you are the most beautiful creature in the world” (Fanny Flagg). nine0003

About love with humor

“Love can be deservedly called a thief three times: it does not sleep, it is bold and strips people naked” (Diogenes).
“A man capable of action is doomed to be loved” (Coco Chanel).
"Gravity is not responsible for people in love" (Albert Einstein).
“A child needs a spoonful of porridge and a bucket of love” (Vera Maretskaya).
“Love is not cured by herbs” (Ovid).
“It always seems like we are loved for being so good. But we don’t realize that they love us because those who love us are good” (Leo Tolstoy). nine0003

Wise about love

“Love, and let love be as natural to you as breathing. If you love a person, do not demand anything from him; otherwise you will build a wall between you at the very beginning. Don't expect anything. If something comes to you, be grateful. If nothing comes, then it does not need to come, there is no need for it” (Osho).
“If you are going to love someone, learn to forgive first” (Alexander Vampilov).
“If you judge someone, you don’t have time to love them” (Mother Teresa). nine0349 “The first breath of love is the last breath of wisdom” (Anthony Bret).
“Love and cough cannot be hidden” (Proverb).
“Stop thinking about how to get love and start giving it away. By giving, you receive. There is no other way” (Osho).
“Love is like the wind, you can’t see it, but you can feel it” (Nicholas Sparks).
“Any love that is not caused by the freedom of the spirit, but by something else, easily turns into hatred” (Spinoza).
“There is such a love that, in its highest manifestation, leaves no room for jealousy” (La Rochefoucauld). nine0349 “True love can be recognized by how much a person becomes better from it, and also by how much it brightens in the soul” (Leonid Andreev).

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