Life is about the choices we make
Choices Quotes (1889 quotes)
28 Inspirational Choice Quotes about Life and Decisions
Choices bring consequences: make a good choice, good things typically happen; make a bad choice and the odds are that the results will bring less than positive results. For me, it is pretty simple math, yet so many people seem to struggle with it. At our house, we call that parenting and it was tested yesterday…big time! My daughter has been struggling with focus. While probably not unusual for an elementary school child, these are the times that form the behaviors for tomorrow, so we tend to ride her pretty hard. Unfortunately, the tried and true methods have not been working so well of late.
When I was growing up there was a truly awful television program which I watched religiously. I think it was called Take Your Pick and it involved the oily host, Hughie Green, alternatively buttering up and intimidating poor members of the audience, who were invited to "take the money" -- a certain amount of cash he offered them, with readies in his hand -- or "open the box". Inside the box might be far more money, a wonderful prize The suspense was -- would the guest make the right choice? Whatever they decided, they then had to open the box, with Hughie goading them, "You took this much money" or "You turned down this much". Their reaction -- rueful, joyous or downright angry -- was then plain for all to see.
Is it your family background or parental influence that is shaping your life, molding your conduct and ultimately determining who you are turning out to be? Or is it your educational and academic experiences that are determining this result? Could it be the genes you were born with or your physical characteristics? Certainly, many of these factors have had an influence on your life. However, there is one thing that is playing the primary role in determining the outcome of your life. We just go with the flow and let our lives work out in their own way.
The book examines the lives of famous historical figures and gives light to attributes that they shared that helped to make them successful in life. The book begins by looking at one basic attribute that great achievers possess, they are responsible.
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