Choice: (selection...choose...... )

...you don't get to choose how you're going to die, or when. You can only decide how you're going to live. Now. --- Joan Baez

A man is happy so long as he choose to be happy. --- Alexander Solzhenitsyn 1918

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. --- Anon xxxx

Choose always the way that seems the best, however rough it may be. Custom will soon render it easy and agreeable. --- Pythagoras 580BC

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. --- William Jennings Bryan 1860

Every tomorrow has two handles. You can take hold of the handle of anxiety or the handle of enthusiasm. Upon your choice so will be the day. --- Anon xxxx

Happiness or unhappiness is often a matter of choice. --- Anon xxxx

I do not believe we are all created equal. Physical and emotional differences, parental guidance, varying environments, being in the right place at the right time all play a role in enhancing or limiting development. But I do believe every man and woman, if given the opportunity and encouragement to recognize their potential, regardless of background, has the freedom to choose in our world. Will an individual be a taker or a giver in life? Will he be satisfied merely to exist, or will he seek a meaningful purpose? Will he dare to dream the impossible dream? --- zzz

Ideals are like stars: you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the ocean desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny. --- Carl Schurz

If you have made mistakes, even serious mistakes, there is always another chance for you. And supposing you have tried and failed again and again, you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call 'failure' is not the falling down, but the staying down. --- Mary Pickford 1893

If you made mistakes.. there is always another chance for you… you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call "failure" is not the falling down, but the staying down. --- Mary Pickford 1893

Love is the free exercise of choice. Two people love each other only when they are quite capable of living without each other but choose to live with each other. --- M Scott Peck 1936

Only by keeping the past alive in our memories can we chose what to discard and what to retain in our present way of life. --- Lady Phyllis Cilento 1894

Only she who says she did not choose, is the loser in the end. --- Adrienne Rich 1929

Speak the affirmative; emphasize your choice by utterly ignoring all that you reject. --- Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803

The essential conditions of everything you do must be choice, love, passion. --- Nadia Boulanger

The way you activate the seeds of your creation is by making choices about the results you want to create. When you make a choice, you mobilize vast human energies and resources which otherwise go untapped. All too often people fail to focus their choices upon results and therefore their choices are ineffective. 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 a compromise. --- Robert Fritz

Two roads diverged into a wood, and I

I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. --- Robert Frost 1875

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men who walked through the huts comforting others, giving away their last piese of bread. They may have been few in number, but they offer sufficient proof that everything can be taken away from man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms - to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way. --- Viktor Frankl

When you have to make a choice and you don't make it, that itself is a choice. --- William James 1842

You can be whatever type of person you choose to be. Your habits, your behaviors, your responses, are all your choice. --- Anon xxxx

You may believe that you are responsible for what you do, but not for what you think. The truth is that you are responsible for what you think, because it is only at this level that you can exercise choice. What you do comes from what you think. --- A Course In Miracles

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