Quotes of Deciding

“ I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided; and that is the lamp of experience. I know of no way of judging the future but by the past. ”

- Patrick Henry

“ It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior imapartiality. ”

- Arnold Bennett

“ A group of politicians deciding to dump a President because his morals are bad is like the Mafia getting together to bump off the Godfather for not going to church on Sunday. ”

- Russell Baker

“ Really, life is complicated enough without having a bunch of Senators deciding what we should do in the privacy of our own homes. ”

- Barbara Boxer

“ Focus is a matter of deciding what things you're not going to do. ”

- John Carmack

“ Before deciding to retire, stay home for a week and watch the daytime TV shows. ”

- Bill Copeland

“ Living is a constant process of deciding what we are going to do. ”

- Jose Ortega y Gasset

“ There is an election going on all the time…the Lord votes for you and Satan votes against you, and you must cast the deciding vote. ”

- Unknown

“ The number of those who undergo the fatigue of judging for themselves is very small indeed. ”

- Richard Brinsley Sheridan

“ Criticism, as it was first instituted by Aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging well. ”

- Samuel Johnson

“ I know no way of judging the future but by the past. ”

- Patrick Henry

“ He cannot be strict in judging, who does not wish others to be strict judges of himself. ”

- Marcus Tullius Cicero

“ I know of know way of judging the future but by the past. ”

- Patrick Henry

“ Everyone's projecting onto you, or you feel like everyone is judging you. I feel like I'm being judged a lot of the time. You become really self-conscious. ”

- Kate Moss

“ It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong but love of money for its own sake. The spiritual dimension comes in deciding what one does with the wealth. ”

- Margaret Thatcher

“ Presumption means nothing more than as stated by Lord Mansfield, the weighing of probabilities, and deciding, by the powers of common sense, on which side the truth is. ”

- Sir William Draper

“ The conscientious objector is a revoultionary. On deciding to disobey the law he sacrifices his personal interests to the most important cause of working for the betterment of society. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ A human being is a deciding being. ”

- Viktor E. Frankl

“ Acceptance is not submission; it is acknowledgement of the facts of a situation. Then deciding what you're going to do about it. ”

- Kathleen Casey Theisen

“ Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work. ”

- John G. Pollard

“ If you take too long in deciding what to do with your life, you'll find you've done it. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

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

- Ani DiFranco

“ Ninety percent of politics is deciding whom to blame. ”

- Meg Greenfield

“ Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan. ”

- Tom Landry

“ The concentration and dedication — the intangibles are the deciding factors between who won and who lost. ”

- Tom Seaver

“ The heaviest penalty for deciding to engage in politics is to be ruled by someone inferior to yourself. ”

- Plato

“ The quality of your work, in the long run, is the deciding factor on how much your services are valued by the world. ”

- Orison S. Marden

“ There will always be a sacrifice required for results. It is the early bird who gives up sleeping in to get the worm. To get what you want, right on the heels of deciding what that is, you must also decide what you will do in exchange for the results you desire. ”

- James R. Ball

“ Stuffwise we are not a lean operation. We're the kind of people who, if we were deciding what absolute minimum essential items we'd need to carry in our backpacks for the final, treacherous ascent to the summit of Mount Everest, would take along aquarium filters, just in case. ”

- Dave Barry

“ Some decisions, like opening a fire hydrant to put out a fire, are easy to make. Other decisions, like deciding how to best distribute a drought-limited water supply among urban, rural and recreational uses, require careful deliberation. ”

- Ben Nelson
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