(placeholder)
(placeholder)

jimedhardawaydotcom

daydreamer // creativity evangelist // bike junkie // taco enthusiast // advocate for recess

Personally I am always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught. – Winston Churchill


Everything starts with yourself—with you making up your mind about what you're going to do with your life. I tell kids that it's a cruel world, and that the world will bend them either left or right, and it's up to them to decide which way to bend. – Tony Dorsett, Hall of Fame running back for the Dallas Cowboys


Be the change that you want to see in the world. – Mohandas Ghandi, political and spiritual leader in India


Power is the faculty or capacity to act, the strength and potency to accomplish something. It is the vital energy to make choices and decisions. It also includes the capacity to overcome deeply embedded habits and to cultivate higher, more effective ones. – Stephen R. Covey


The whole world steps aside for the man who knows where he is going. – Author Unknown


Everything we do proceeds from a decision of will, involves our intelligence and perception, leads to emotional reactions or experiences, is approved or disapproved by the conscience, and is registered in the memory in complete perspective. – Gordon Olson


We are given one life, and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live. – Omar Nelson Bradley


We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. – E.M. Forester


When one bases his life on principle, 99 percent of his decisions are already made. – Author Unknown


Go to the effort. Invest the time. Write the letter. Make the apology. Take the trip. Purchase the gift. Do it. The seized opportunity renders joy. The neglected brings regret. – Max L. Lucado


Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God. – Corrie Ten Boom


What quickens my pulse now is the stretch ahead rather than the one behind, and it is mainly for some clue to where I am going that I search through where I have been, for some hint as to who I am becoming or failing to become that I delve into what used to be. – Frederick Buechner


Now there are a good many things which would not be worth bothering about if I were going to live only seventy years, but which I had better bother about very seriously if I am going to live forever. – C.S. Lewis


The paralyzing fear of making a decision serves no one. It is cowardly. Risk is the only way forward. – John Piper


Never make a point at the expense of making a difference. – Andy Stanley


To delay or fail to make decisions may be more sinful than to make wrong decisions out of faith and love. – Dietrich Bonhoeffer


Doing nothing needs forgiveness as much as doing the best you can and erring. – John Piper


Beware of paying attention or going back to what you once were, when God wants you to be something that you have never been. – Oswald Chambers, My Utmost For His Highest


Sometimes doing the most important thing eternally doesn’t look like you're doing anything noticeably. – Ann Voskamp


The hard truth is, bad meetings almost always lead to bad decisions, which is a recipe for mediocrity. – Patrick Lencioni


Decisions should always be made as close to the problem as possible. – John C. Maxwell, Good Leaders Ask Great Questions


You can make excuses or you can make progress, but you can't make both. – Carey Nieuwhof


Take one day at a time. Today, after all, is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday. – Billy Graham


Failure to make a decision after due consideration of all the facts will quickly brand a man as unfit for a position of responsibility. Not all of your decisions will be correct. None of us is perfect. But if you get into the habit of making decisions, expereince will develop your judgement to a point where more and more of your decisions will be right. – H. W. Andrews


How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives. – Annie Dillard


//decisions quotes