What are some inspirational quotes about choices?


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A well-known quote about choices is "Life is the sum of all your choices," by French philosopher and author Albert Camus. In a similar tone, French Playwright Jean-Paul Sartre declared “We are our choices.”

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A quote that regards choosing a life perspective is "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is." These words have been attributed to Albert Einstein. However, there is no evidence of this in his writings. It was first mentioned in Robert E. Hinshaw's book, "Living With Nature’s Extremes: The Life of Gilbert Fowler White"

Richard Bach says in "Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah" that "Every person, all the events of your life, are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you." This is a recurring idea in Richard Bach's work, that someone's state of mind draws the necessary experiences and companions to them. His characters can then choose to use these circumstances for their evolution.

According to Theodore Roosevelt, "In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing."

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