Decision Quotes

Businessman in front of a choice

Below is a collection of quotes about decision. If you sign up to my email list I will send you a PDF copy of Success Quotes, Foundational Elements for Lasting Success and Characteristics and Qualities of a Great Leader: A Quote Book Full of Truth and Wisdom. All you need to do is to enter your email in the box below and push “Subscribe” and your two free quote books will soon be delivered to your inbox.

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“Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.” ~Robert H. Schuller

“Where there is no decision there is no life.” ~JJ Dewey

“If you don’t have the information you need to make wise choices, find someone who does.” ~Lori Hil

“Sometimes it’s the smallest decisions that can change your life forever.” ~Keri Russell

“When you make the right decision, it doesn’t really matter what anyone else thinks.” ~Caroline Kennedy

“Teamwork is a strategic decision.” ~Patrick Lencioni

“Decision is a sharp knife that cuts clean and straight; indecision, a dull one that hacks and tears and leaves ragged edges behind it.” ~Gordon Graham

“Life presents you with so many decisions. A lot of times, they’re right in front of your face and they’re really difficult, but we must make them.” ~Brittany Murphy

“Don’t base your decisions on the advice of those who don’t have to deal with the results.” ~Anonymous

 “When someone makes a decision, he is really diving into a strong current that will carry him to places he had never dreamed of when he first made the decision.” ~Paulo Coelho

“You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change direction overnight.” ~Jim Rohn

“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.” ~Theodore Roosevelt

“Some of our important choices have a time line. If we delay a decision, the opportunity is gone forever. Sometimes our doubts keep us from making a choice that involves change. Thus an opportunity may be missed.” ~James E. Faust

“Life is a matter of choices, and every choice you make makes you.” ~John C. Maxwell

“Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The more decisions that you are forced to make alone, the more you are aware of your freedom to choose.” ~Thornton Wilder

“Think 100 times before you take a decision, But once that decision is taken, stand by it as one man.” ~Muhammad Ali Jinnah

“There’s no wrong time to make the right decision.” ~Dalton McGuinty

“You are not the victim of the world, but rather the master of your own destiny. It is your choices and decisions that determine your destiny.” ~Roy T. Bennett

“I’m going to sleep well tonight knowing that I made the right decision.” ~George Ryan

“If you chase two rabbits, both will escape.” ~Unknown author

“We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves.” ~Thomas Merton

“Sometimes you make the right decision, sometimes you make the decision right.” ~Phil McGraw

Question: Which of these decision quotes did you like the most?

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