Quotes of Decided

“ The principle of life is that life responds by corresponding; your life becomes the thing you have decided it shall be. ”

- Raymond Charles Barker

“ In the 1920s dramatists attacked their subjects as if the inequities could be resolved. Some of the traditional optimism of America lurked behind most of the early plays. But not now. There is no conviction now that the problem will be solved. ”

- Brooks Atkinson

“ Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all costs of tedium and distaste. The gain in self-confidence of having accomplished a tiresome labor is immense. ”

- Arnold Bennett

“ Every oak tree started out as a couple of nuts who decided to stand their ground. ”

- Unknown

“ I have decided that suicide is completely out of the question. I refuse to end the suffering of others… No, I must contemplate homicide and end the suffering of one… ME!!! ”

- Anonymous

“ History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon. ”

- Napoleon

“ But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that, I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided. ”

- Alfred North Whitehead

“ CONSULT, v.i. To seek another's disapproval of a course already decided on. ”

- Ambrose Bierce

“ You've decided to love me for eternity and I'm still deciding who I want to be today. ”

- Ani DiFranco

“ For a while we pondered whether to take a vacation or get a divorce. We decided that a trip to Bermuda is over in two weeks, but a divorce is something you always have. ”

- Woody Allen

“ The only mystery about the cat is why it ever decided to become a domesticated animal. ”

- Compton Mackenzie

“ I decided long ago never to walk in anyone's shadow. If I fail, if I succeed, at least I'll live as I believe. ”

- Whitney Houston

“ Men must be decided on what they will not do, and then they are able to act with vigor in what they ought to do. ”

- Mencius

“ So they go on in strange paradox, decided only to be undecided, resolved to be irresolute, adamant for drift, solid for fluidity, all-powerful to be impotent. ”

- Sir Winston Churchill

“ After being Turned Down by numerous Publishers, he had decided to write for Posterity. ”

- George Ade

“ We must give lengthy deliberation to what has to be decided once and for all. ”

- Publilius Syrus

“ There is only one real deprivation, I decided this morning, and that is not to be able to give one's gifts to those one loves most. ”

- May Sarton

“ The only time anyone has ever gotten into serious trouble was when he decided he could do nothing about something. ”

- L. Ron Hubbard

“ Tourist, Rincewind decided, meant "idiot". ”

- Terry Pratchett

“ How much I love every thing that is decided and open! ”

- Jane Austen

“ The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody had decided not to see. ”

- Ayn Rand

“ A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you haven't truly decided. ”

- Anthony Robbins

“ Consult. To seek another's approval of a course already decided on. ”

- Ambrose Bierce

“ Few men are of one plain, decided color; most are mixed, shaded or blended; and vary as much from different situations, as changeable silks do from different lights. ”

- Philip Dormer Stanhope

“ He had decided to live forever or die in the attempt. ”

- Joseph Heller

“ History is simply the version of past events that people have decided to agree on. ”

- Napoleon Bonaparte

“ I decided, once and for all, that I was going to make it or die. ”

- John H. Johnson

“ I once had a garden of flowers that grew only on dark thoughts but they needed constant attention and one day I decided I had better things to do. ”

- Unknown

“ If you play it safe in life, you've decided that you don't want to grow anymore. ”

- Shirley Hufstedler

“ I've decided to discontinue my long talks. It's because of my throat. Someone threatened to cut it. ”

- Unknown
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