Quotes: decisions

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  • Marcel Proust
    Marcel Proust
    French novelist, critic, and essayist 1871-1922
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    All our final decisions are made in a state of mind that is not going to last.
  • Freedom is the opportunity to make decisions...
  • Stephen Covey
    Stephen Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
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    I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.
  • Jean-Paul Sartre
    Jean-Paul Sartre
    French writer and philosopher 1905-1980
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    It is only in our decisions that we are important.
  • Anthony Robbins
    Anthony Robbins
    American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-
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    More than anything else, I believe it's our decisions, not the conditions of our lives, that determine our destiny.
  • Denis Diderot
    Denis Diderot
    French philosopher 1713-1784
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    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

  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
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    An executive is a man who can make quick decisions and is sometimes right.
  • T. Boone Pickens
    T. Boone Pickens
    American business magnate and financier 1928-
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    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.
  • Anthony Robbins
    Anthony Robbins
    American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-
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    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.
  • Lord Mansfield
    Lord Mansfield
    British barrister, politician and judge 1705-1793
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    Decide promptly, but never give any reasons. Your decisions may be right, but your reasons are sure to be wrong.
  • Joseph A. Schumpeter
    Joseph A. Schumpeter
    Austrian-American economist 1883-1950
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    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.
  • Jean Baudrillard
    Jean Baudrillard
    French sociologist, philosopher and cultural theorist 1929-2007
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    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.
  • Kriyananda
    Kriyananda
    Romanian-born religious leader (born James Donald Walters) 1926-2013
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    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.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    He who molds the public sentiment... makes statues and decisions possible or impossible to make.
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