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There are two ways of being happy: We must either diminish our wants or augment our means - either may do - the result is the same and it is for each man to decide for himself and to do that which happens to be easier.
I've never lived my life in the opinion of others. I believe I'm a good person. I believe I'm a good mom. But that's for my kids to decide, not for the world.
Those who decide to use leisure as a means of mental development, who love good music, good books, good pictures, good plays, good company, good conversation - what are they? They are the happiest people in the world.
William Lyon Phelps
The jury consist of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
Life hits you hard. But it takes you three seconds to decide if you are a superhero or not. I am.
Analysis does not set out to make pathological reactions impossible, but to give the patient's ego freedom to decide one way or another.
When I want to understand what is happening today or try to decide what will happen tomorrow, I look back.
Loving others always costs us something and requires effort. And you have to decide to do it on purpose. You can't wait for a feeling to motivate you.
The possibilities are numerous once we decide to act and not react.
George Bernard Shaw
It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do.
Independence doesn't mean you decide the way you want.
You have got to decide, look, this is who I am; this is my best way to present myself, and I'm going to ride that horse to the finish line. Not everybody will like it, but that's OK.
Nothing is over until we decide it is! Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Hell, no!
I do what I love to do at the moment. If I wake up tomorrow and decide I want to dance, that's what I'd do. Or design clothes. I think I'd throw myself into whatever I'm doing now. It's not about abandoning what I was doing before, or giving up. It's about knowing that if I die tomorrow, I lived the way I wanted to.
A conference is a gathering of people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.
If I decide to be an idiot, then I'll be an idiot on my own accord.
Johann Sebastian Bach
Understand that sexuality is as wide as the sea. Understand that your morality is not law. Understand that we are you. Understand that if we decide to have sex whether safe, safer, or unsafe, it is our decision and you have no rights in our lovemaking.
Men and women who decide to flirt with adultery just once can become enmeshed in misery and unhappiness for themselves and their precious families.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
We can use decision-making to choose the habits we want to form, use willpower to get the habit started, then - and this is the best part - we can allow the extraordinary power of habit to take over. At that point, we're free from the need to decide and the need to use willpower.
What is magnificent about humans is when they decide to turn and stand. If they respond with non-violence on principle and hold their ground, they are really magnificent.
The great and the good will decide what is good for us and make sure that we get what is good for us, good and hard.
I'm not trying to win an award for being the best vegetarian, just want to be healthy. Take a salt bath. Do things that my parents were never able to do. I'm blessed to do anything I want, so I decide to take the best care of my body and my family in the same way. Holistically. Vitally.
I joined the Labour party because I believed in equality, in freedom of speech and in tolerance, compassion and understanding for people, irrespective of their background and views. In whatever I decide to do in the future I will hold to those principles.
Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it.
There's nothing wrong with procrastination. Or is there? I'll leave it to you to decide, but only if you have the time.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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