Choice Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old choice quotes, choice sayings, and choice proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


A man is too apt to forget that in this world he cannot have everything. A choice is all that is left him.     

Harry Mathews

Choice strengthens all.     

Neal Prescot

Every choice moves us closer to or farther away from something. Where are your choices taking your life What do your behaviors demonstrate that you are saying yes or no to in life      

Eric Allenbaugh

Every choice you make has an end result.     

Zig Ziglar

Every day brings new choices.     

Martha Beck

Life presents many choices, the choices we make determine our future.     

Catherine Pulsifer

And in life, it is all about choices we make. And how the direction of our lives comes down to the choices we choose.     

Catherine Pulsifer

In every single thing you do, you are choosing a direction. Your life is a product of choices.     

Dr. Kathleen Hall

I discovered I always have choices and sometimes it's only a choice of attitude.     

Judith M. Knowlton

Fundamentally, we are a product of choice, not nature (genes) or nurture (upbringing, environment).     

Stephen R. Covey

No one else can ever make your choices for you. Your choices are yours alone. They are as much a part of you as every breath you will take, every moment of your life.     

Dr. Shad Helmstetter

If you were given only one choice: To choose or not to choose, which would you choose      

Dr. Shad Helmstetter

The choices we make in the heat of emotion would be better if left for some other day.     

Dr. Shad Helmstetter

The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice.     

George Eliot

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is a compromise.     

Robert Fritz

It is our choices that show what we truly are far more than our abilities.     

Professor Dumbledore

Some choices we live not only once but a thousand times over, remembering them for the rest of our lives.     

Richard Bach

The choices that we make aren't always perfect but it's ok... It's part of the journey.     

Hayley Williams

Nobody ever did, or ever will, escape the consequences of his choices.     

Alfred A. Montapert

If you are just safe about the choices you make, you don't grow.     

Heath Ledger

Look for your choices, pick the best one, then go with it.     

Pat Riley

Eighty percent of all choices are based on fear. Most people don't choose what they want; they choose what they think is safe.     

Dr. Phil McGraw

You can't make your choices based on what critics think. You have to make your choices based on what's honest for you.     

Nicolas Cage

No matter what your choices are, you truly have no control about what people think of you.     

Neve Campbell

But you've got to make choices, and you're not going to be right all the time.     

Earl Butz

Our lives are fashioned by our choices. First we make our choices. Then our choices make us.     

Anne Frank

The choices we make about the lives we live determine the kinds of legacies we leave.     

Tavis Smiley

Hopefully your choices can come from a deep sense of who you are.     

Fred Rogers

One choice can transform you. One choice can destroy you. Once choice will define you.     

Veronica Roth

You have choices to make about what you do with the rest of your life.     

Darren L. Johnson

Choices, the greatest power we have, Choices, the path which is destiny, Choices, the result which is you....     

Joshua Fernandez

Choices are made in brief seconds and paid for in the time that remains.     

Paolo Giordano

Choices are the hinges of destiny.     

Edwin Markham

Each choice we make causes a ripple effect in our lives. When things happen to us, it is the reaction we choose that can create the difference between the sorrows of our past and the joy in our future.     

Chelle Thompson

We can try to avoid making choices by doing nothing, but even that is a decision.     

Gary Collins

The right choice is hardly ever the easy choice.     

Rick Riordan

You have two choices in life...Choice one is to be the same and be like everyone else...Choice two is to be yourself and be a difference-maker.     

Jazlyn Roehl

While we are free to choose our actions, we are not free to choose the consequences of our actions.     

Stephen R.Covey

In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

The difficulty in life is the choice.     

George Moore

For what is the best choice, for each individual is the highest it is possible for him to achieve.     

Aristotle

It's choice not chance-that determines your destiny.     

Jean Nidetch

We cannot lead a choiceless life. Every day, every moment, every second, there is a choice. If it were not so, we would not be individuals.     

Ernest Holmes

Choice means saying no to one thing so you can say yes to another.     

Dan Millman

We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves.     

Thomas Merton

I believe that we are solely responsible for our choices, and we have to accept the consequences of every deed, word, and thought throughout our lifetime.     

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

The self is not something ready-made, but something in continuous formation through choice of action.     

John Dewey

A man has free choice to the extent that he is rational.     

St. Thomas Aquinas

Too much freedom inhibits choice. Constructive narrowness clarifies choice.     

Darby Bannard

You are at a choice-point in every moment of each circumstance, each activity, spoken word and thought.     

Dr. Michael Beckwith