Determine Sayings and Quotes

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

Our choices determine our destiny.     

A. R. Bernard

It is your thoughts and your thoughts alone that determine what's possible for you now.     

Marianne Williamson

Your friends will determine the quality and direction of your life.     

Andy Stanley

Goals determine what you're going to be.     

Julius Erving

The things you think about determine the quality of your mind. Your soul takes on the color of your thoughts.     

Marcus Aurelius

Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're going to live your life.     

Joel Osteen

What you fear most will determine whether you merely save for the future or give for the future.     

Andy Stanley

Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.     

Nido Qubein

Meanings are not determined by situations, but we determine ourselves by the meanings we give to situations.     

Alfred Adler

To mobilize yourself, decide what you want, determine what will get you what you want, then act - do what will get you what you want most to achieve.     

Nido R Qubein

Determine where you are going and how you will get there will become obvious.     

Marshall Sylver

We are not determined by our experiences, but are self-determined by the meaning we give to them; and when we take particular experiences as the basis for our future life, we are almost certain to be misguided to some degree. Meanings are not determined by situations. We determine ourselves by the meanings we ascribe to situations.     

Alfred Adler

Its very difficult to determine whether this is the fault of the world that has abandoned the Church, or the Church that does not know how to relate to the world.     

Angelo Scola

The kinds of nets we know how to weave determine the kinds of nets we cast. These nets, in turn, determine the kinds of fish we catch.     

Elliot W. Eisner

Other people's opinions do not determine your potential.     

Joel Osteen

Our response to an offense determines our future.     

John Bevere

What we value determines what we do.     

Craig Groeschel

What you do daily determines what you become permanently.     

Mike Murdock

It's hard to determine where lies culpability.     

Roger Mahony

Your initial approach to a person can determine your feelings toward them.     

Dorothy Uhnak

What you choose today will determine who you are tomorrow.     

Tim Fargo

Determine a single measure that you can use to grade your progress and success in each area of your life. Refer to it daily.     

Brian Tracy

Determine to live life with flair and laughter.     

Maya Angelou

Age is how we determine how valuable you are.     

Jane Elliott

Determine that the thing can and shall be done and then... find the way.     

Abraham Lincoln

Only you can determine your choice of attitude. Choose wisely, choose carefully, choose confidently!     

Charles R. Swindoll

Elections determine who is in power, but they do not determine how power is used.     

Paul Collier

Our integrity determines what we really are.     

Joseph B. Wirthlin

The past doesn't determine your future unless you carry it with you into the present. Forgiving yourself and others, you free the universe to begin again at any moment.     

Marianne Williamson

Your habits will determine your quality of life.     

Denis Waitley

The leader's attitude helps determine the attitudes of the followers.     

John C. Maxwell

Your attitude determines your actions, and your actions determine your accomplishment.     

John C. Maxwell

Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.     

George Eliot

Actions determine what kind of characteristics are developed.     


Trying to determine what is going on in the world by reading newspapers is like trying to tell the time by watching the second hand of a clock.     

Ben Hecht

Your attitude, not your aptitude, will determine your altitude.     

Zig Ziglar

What you think determines your outlook on life. What you do determines your destiny.     

Barry Gallagher

Your thoughts determine your frequency, and your feelings tell you immediately what frequency you are on.     

Rhonda Byrne

If you determine your course With force or speed, You miss the way of the dharma. Quietly consider What is right and what is wrong. Receiving all opinions equally, Without haste, wisely, Observe the dharma.     

Gautama Buddha

Determine to do some thinking for yourself. Don't live entirely upon the thoughts of others. Don't be an automaton.     

James Cash Penney

Leadership ability determines a person's level of effectiveness.     

John C. Maxwell

Your attitude is everything, and it determines how you experience every aspect of your life.     

Gerald Jampolsky

Money will determine whether the accused goes to prison or walks out of the courtroom a free man.     

Johnnie Cochran

Personnel determines the potential of the team. Vision determines the direction of the team. Work ethic determines the preparation of the team. Leadership determines the success of the team.     

John C. Maxwell

You too can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aim and destination.     

W. Clement Stone

Stay focused. Your start does not determine how you're going to finish.     

Herman Edwards

Your optimism today will determine your level of success tomorrow.     

Jon Gordon

The way you treat others determines the way others treat you; the way others treat you determines the way you see yourself; the way you see yourself determines who you are.     

Sharon Gannon

Either you will determine truth by your feelings or truth will determine your feelings. Be careful following feelings alone.