I have no choice about whether or not I have Parkinson’s. I have nothing but choices about how I react to it. In those choices, there’s freedom to do a lot of things in areas that I wouldn’t have otherwise found myself in.
~ Michael J. Fox
Tag archive: choice
The only thing you sometimes have control over is perspective. You don’t have control over your situation. But you have a choice about how you view it.
~ Chris Pine
Personal responsibility. It is something we start to grapple with as a child. And yet, there are many who seem to avoid it in life, instead opting to blame external forces for their own circumstances. I am not talking about children here. Or am I?
The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.
~ Carl Jung
We are not animals. We are not a product of what has happened to us in our past.
We have the power of choice.
~ Stephen Covey
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.
~ Lyndon B. Johnson
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel, are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur.
~ Vincent Lombardi
They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
~ Andy Warhol