132+ Choices Quotes for Life Changing Decisions

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I have collected powerful choices quotes will offer you perspective on many of the things going on in your life.

Best Choices Quotes

Choose your love. Love your choice. Thomas S. Monson

We don’t get to choose what is true. We only get to choose what we do about it.  Kami Garcia

How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it. Marcus Aurelius

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

Ignore the noise and follow your own choice. Anonymous

When anger rises, think of the consequences. Confucius

Everything has positive and negative consequences. Farrah Fawcett

I am sorry my decisions do not meet with your approval, but nevertheless, they are mine, and the consequences are also mine.  Rachel Caine

Life is the sum of all your choices. Anonymous

There is only one basic human right, the right to do as you damn well please. And with it comes the only basic human duty, the duty to take the consequences. P. J. O’Rourke

Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely. Roy T. Bennett

When you choose an action, you choose the consequences of that action.  Lois McMaster Bujold

Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Steve Jobs

Men who are in earnest are not afraid of consequences. Marcus Garvey

The choices you make now, the people you surround yourself with, they all have the potential to affect your life, even who you are, forever. Sarah Dessen, The Truth About Forever

We are our choices.  Jean-Paul Sartre

You don’t get to rewind your life like a tape and splice it back together, pretending it never knotted and tore, when it did and you know it did. Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Desires dictate our priorities, priorities shape our choices, and choices determine our actions. Dallin H. Oaks

Your destiny lies in your hands and can be molded with each passing day by the choices you make. Sunday Adelaja

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Your life changes the moment you make a new, congruent, and committed decision. Tony Robbins

It’s our choices that matter in the end. Not wishes, not words, not promises. Alexandra Bracken , Passenger

Believe me, my journey has not been a simple journey of progress. There have been many ups and downs, and it is the choices that I made at each of those times that have helped shape what I have achieved. Satya Nadella

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

Sooner or later everyone sits down to a banquet of consequences. Robert Louis Stevenson

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

The thing about real life is, when you do something stupid, it normally costs you. Darren Shan

Words are powerful, and there’s a good selection of uplifting funny inspirational quotes to discover for a bit of wisdom, a boost of confidence or simple entertainment.

Famous Choices Quotes

Too often in life, something happens and we blame other people for us not being happy or satisfied or fulfilled. So the point is, we all have choices, and we make the choice to accept people or situations or to not accept situations. Tom Brady

I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday. Elenor Roosevelt

Every morning you have two choices: Continue to sleep with your dreams or wake up and chase your dreams. The choice is yours. Anonymous

Every day brings new choices. Martha Beck

Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune. William James

I’m a big believer that your life is basically a sum of all the choices you make. The better your choices, the better opportunity to lead a happy life. Karen Salmansohn

Our lives are a sum total of the choices we have made. Wayne Dyer

The choices you make now, the people you surround yourself with, they all have the potential to affect your life, even who you are, forever. Sarah Dessen

May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears. Nelson Mandela

A spine to my films that’s become more evident to me is that many are about the choices people make, and the reverberations of those choices. You go this way, or that way, and either way, there’s going to be consequences. Spike Lee

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

In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility. Eleanor Roosevelt

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

We all make choices, but in the end our choices make us. Ken Levine

It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are. Roy Disney

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

But there are moments when one has to choose between living one’s own life, fully, entirely, completely—or dragging out some false, shallow, degrading existence that the world in its hypocrisy demands. You have that moment now. Choose!  Oscar Wilde

positive choices quotes

There are only two choices: make progress or make excuses. Anonymous

The choices we make determines our destiny. Lailah Gifty Akita

The consequences of an act affect the probability of its occurring again. -B.F. Skinner

Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences. Norman Cousins

For every choice you make, there is a consequence to face. Choose wisely! Kemi Sogunle

Behavior has consequences, and stupid behavior often has terrible consequences. James C. Dobson

You are free to make whatever choice you want, but you are not free from the consequences of the choice. Anonymous

You can do anything in this world if you are prepared to take the consequences. W. Somerset Maugham

No matter what the situation, remind yourself, I have a choice. Deepak Chopra

We make our choices, then our choices make us. Anonymous

It’s very easy to make certain decisions that affect your life that you have no perspective on. Jena Malone

Decisions are the hardest thing to make especially when it is a choice between where you should be and where you want to be. Anonymous

It is only too easy to make suggestions and later try to escape the consequences of what we say. Jawaharlal Nehru

Life is about choices. Some we regret, some we’re proud of. Some will haunt us forever. The message: we are what we chose to be. Graham Brown

Make good choices today so you don’t have regrets tomorrow. Anonymous

Good and evil both increase at compound interest. That is why the little decisions you and I make every day are of such infinite importance.  C.S. Lewis

Whenever it comes to decision making, Remember the part about having confidence. Auliq Ice

Remember, there are no mistakes, only lessons. Love yourself, trust your choices, and everything is possible. Cherie-Carter Scotts

Everyone makes mistakes in life, but that doesn’t mean they have to pay for them for the rest of their life. Sometimes good people make bad choices. It doesn’t mean they’re bad, it means they’re humans. Anonymous

There’s no wrong time to make the right decision. Dalton McGuinty

You cannot control the behavior of others, but you can always choose how you respond to it. Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

Show the youth the consequences of their actions and why they should choose wisely. Sunday Adelaja

Many of life lessons and experience condense wisdom into short know your worth quotes that are meaningful and inspirational.

Powerful Choices Quotes

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

The right choice is hardly ever the easy choice. Rick Riordan, The Throne of Fire

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

Be wise today so you don’t cry tomorrow.  E.A. Bucchianeri

It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise. Robert Fritz

Your attitude plus your choices equals your life. Anonymous

Nothing happens in a vacuum in life: every action has a series of consequences, and sometimes it takes a long time to fully understand the consequences of our actions. Khaled Hosseini

Without reflection, we go blindly on our way, creating more unintended consequences, and failing to achieve anything useful. Margaret J. Wheatley

deep choices quotes

Logical consequences are the scarecrows of fools and the beacons of wise men. Thomas Huxley

You can’t make yourself feel positive, but you can choose how to act, and if you choose right, it builds your confidence. Julien Smith, The Flinch

We are free to choose our paths, but we can’t choose the consequences that come with them. Sean Covey, The  Habits Of Highly Effective Teens

Look for your choices, pick the best one, and then go with it. Pat Riley

Your life is a result of the choices you make. If you don’t like your life, it is time to start making better choices. Anonymous

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

Choices are the hinges of destiny. Edwin Markham

Sometimes the hardest thing and the right thing are the same. Anonymous

Our lives are made up of choices. Big ones, small ones, strung together by the thin air of good intentions; a line of dominoes, ready to fall. Abigail Haas

It is our choices….that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. J.K. Rowling

Individual choices have universal consequences. Laurie Buchanan

Choice is the basis of every part of your existence, but so is fear. The difference is, choice creates movement, where fear limits movement. Réné Gaudette

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped. Tony Robbins

Don’t choose to be bitter, but choose to be better. De philosopher DJ Kyos

No one loses their innocence. It is either taken or given away willingly. Tiffany Madison

If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice. Neil Peart

I think happiness is a choice. If you feel yourself being happy and can settle into the life choices you make, then it’s great. It’s really, really great. I swear to God, happiness is the best makeup. Drew Barrymore

Focus on making choices to lead your life that aligns with your core values in the most purposeful way possible.  Roy T. Bennett

Sometimes it doesn’t matter too much what choice you make, as long as you make it quick and stick to it. Joe Abercrombie, Last Argument of Kings

If you build the guts to do something, anything, then you better save enough to face the consequences.  Criss Jami

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

With awareness come responsibility and choice. Amanda Lindhout

All you can do is make your decisions based on what you know now.  Malinda Lo

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

Concision in style, precision in thought, decision in life. Victor Hugo

I believe 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

Every test in our life makes us bitter or better, every problem comes to break us or make us. The choice is ours whether we become victim or victor. Anonymous

There will be good and bad, right and wrong. Your reaction of choice, good or bad, has consequences that affect you and those around you. Ed Reed

To make a good decision, you actually need to think about it, the contours and the consequences. Stacey Abrams

One of Satan’s most deceptive and powerful ways of defeating us is to get us to believe a lie. And the biggest lie is that there are no consequences to our own doing. Charles Stanley

There’s a dignity in consequences.  James S.A. Corey

It is easy to dodge our responsibilities, but we cannot dodge the consequences of dodging our responsibilities. Josiah Stamp

Life’s all about choices. Everyone’s destination is the same; only the paths are different. Sushmita Sen

We often throw rocks not realizing that they’re going to land somewhere. Craig D. Lounsbrough

Choices made, whether bad or good, follow you forever and affect everyone in their path one way or another. J.E.B. Spredemann

If, before every action, we were to begin by weighing up the consequences, thinking about them in earnest, first the immediate consequences, then the probable, then the possible, then the imaginable ones, we should never move beyond the point where our first thought brought us to a halt.  Jose Saramago

Every choice has its consequences. Some more than others. Stephenie Meyer

We never choose anything at all. Things happen. Or not. Haruki Murakami

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, City of Glass

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Inspirational Choices Quotes

In this life, we have to make many choices. Some are very important choices. Some are not. Many of our choices are between good and evil. The choices we make, however, determine to a large extent our happiness or our unhappiness, because we have to live with the consequences of our choices. James E. Faust

We should be careful as to the choices we make. We need to be certain that we are prepared to accept the consequences of those choices. Jim Robinson

Actions have consequences. Tom Cotton

Your life is determined by the sum of the choices that YOU make. Frank Sonnenberg

Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice. Anonymous

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

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Sometimes it’s the smallest decisions that can change your life forever. Keri Russell

That’s the true meaning of being a leader: being able to deal with the consequences and take the responsibility for it. That’s who I want to be. Devin Booker

You always have two choices: your commitment versus your fear. Sammy Davis Jr.

The choices you make are descendants of your conditioning. Dr. Jacinta Mpalyenkana

I’ve made a decision and now I must face the consequences.  J. Michael Straczynski

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

There are in nature neither rewards nor punishments there are consequences.   Robert G. Ingersoll

You are doomed to make choices. This is life’s greatest paradox. Wayne Dyer

Every choice comes with a consequence. Once you make a choice, you must accept responsibility. You cannot escape the consequences of your choices, whether you like them or not.  Roy T. Bennett

Life is all about making choices. Always do your best to make the right ones, and always do your best to learn from the wrong ones. Anonymous

Every choice you make has an end result. Zig Ziglar

I wouldn’t change a thing about what I’ve done in the past because what may have been bad choices have all led me to this moment. Minnie Driver

The choices we make determine our destiny. Brandon October

Not to decide is to decide. Harvey Cox

But the past cannot be changed, and we carry our choices with us, forward, into the unknown. We can only move on. Libba Bray

Sometimes good choices are really bad ones, wrapped up in so much fear you can’t even see straight. Deb Caletti, The Secret Life of Prince Charming

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

The  C’s of life: Choices, Chances, Changes. You must make a choice to take a chance or your life never change.

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

Most people, faced with two difficult choices, prefer not to choose at all. Kenneth Eade

Your little choices become habits that affect the bigger decisions you make in life. Elizabeth George

Everyone has choices to make; no one has the right to take those choices away from us. Not even out of love.. Cassandra Clare, City of Ashes

When people have too many choices, they make bad choices. Thom Browne

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

I try to live my life where I end up at a point where I have no regrets. So I try to choose the road that I have the most passion on because then you can never really blame yourself for making the wrong choices. You can always say you’re following your passion. Darren Aronofsky

You can let things define you, destroy you, or strengthen you. It’s your choice. Anonymous

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, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

I choose to take charge of the rest of my life. Anonymous

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