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French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922+2
All our final decisions are made in a state of mind that is not going to last.
Freedom is the opportunity to make decisions...
American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012+2
I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.
French writer and philosopher 1905-1980+2
It is only in our decisions that we are important.
American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-+2
More than anything else, I believe it's our decisions, not the conditions of our lives, that determine our destiny.
French philosopher 1713-1784+2
The decisions of law courts should never be printed: in the long run, they form a counter authority to the law.
I really want to clear my life so that I have to make as few decisions as possible about anything except how to best serve this community.
Source: The Telegraph, 7 november 2014
American writer and publisher 1859-19150
An executive is a man who can make quick decisions and is sometimes right.
T. Boone Pickens
American business magnate and financier 1928-0
Be willing to make decisions. That's the most important quality in a good leader. Don't fall victim to what I call the Ready- Aim-Aim-Aim Syndrome. You must be willing to fire.
American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-0
Create a vision and never let the environment, other people's beliefs, or the limits of what has been done in the past shape your decisions. Ignore conventional wisdom.
British barrister, politician and judge 1705-17930
Decide promptly, but never give any reasons. Your decisions may be right, but your reasons are sure to be wrong.
Joseph A. Schumpeter
Austrian-American economist 1883-19500
Democracy is a political method, that is to say, a certain type of institutional arrangement for arriving at political - legislative and administrative - decisions and hence incapable of being an end in itself.
French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-20070
Executives are like joggers. If you stop a jogger, he goes on running on the spot. If you drag an executive away from his business, he goes on running on the spot, pawing the ground, talking business. He never stops hurtling onwards, making decisions and executing them.
Romanian-born religious leader (born James Donald Walters) 1926-20130
Happiness is not a brilliant climax to years of grim struggle and anxiety. It is a long succession of little decisions simply to be happy in the moment.
American statesman 1809-18650
He who molds the public sentiment... makes statues and decisions possible or impossible to make.