Quotes

These are quotes I have collected over my time searching the internet that are relevant to the subject at hand.

“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.”

^^Elizabeth Kubler-Ross. (Shown in notebook 1, page 98)

“Happiness is not a reward, it is a consequence. Suffering is not a punishment, it is a result.”

^^Robert G. Ingersoll. (Shown in notebook 1, page 98)

“Death and life are in the power of the tongue.”

^^Proverbs 18:21. (Shown in notebook 1, page 98)

“Without reflection, we go blindly on our way, creating more unintended consequences, and failing to achieve anything useful.”

^^Margaret J. Wheatley. (Shown in notebook 2, page 39)

“When anger rises, think of the consequences.”

^^Confucius. (Shown in notebook 2, page 39)

“In this life, we have to make many choices. Some are very important choices. Some are not. Many of our choices are between good and evil. The choices we make, however, determine to a large extent our happiness or our unhappiness, because we have to live with the consequences of our choices.”

^^James E. Faust. (Shown in notebook 2, page 39)

“Every person remembers some moment in their life where they witnessed some injustice, big or small, and looked away because the consequences of intervening seemed too intimidating. But there’s a limit to the amount of incivility and inequality and inhumanity that each individual can tolerate. I crossed that line. And I am no longer alone.”

^^Edward Snowden. (Shown in notebook 2, page 39)

“We are free to choose our paths, but we can’t choose the consequences that come with them.”

^^Sean Covey. (Shown in notebook 2, page 40)

“There are in nature neither rewards nor punishments – there are consequences.”

^^Robert G. Ingersoll. (Shown in notebook 2, page 40)

“When you choose an action, you choose the consequences of that action. When you desire a consequence you had damned well better take the action that would create it.”

^^ Lois McMaster Bujold. (Shown in notebook 2, page 40)

“The wrong we have done, thought, or intended will wreck its vengeance on our souls.”

^^ C. G. Jung. (Shown in notebook 2, page 40)

“What’s the use you learning to do right when it’s troublesome to do right and ain’t no trouble to do wrong, and the wage is just the same?”

^^Mark Twain.” (Shown in notebook 2, page 40)

“Words have consequences.”

^^Albert Marrin. (Shown in notebook 2, page 40)

“I’m sorry my decisions do not meet with your approval, but nevertheless, they are mine, and the consequences are also mine.”

^^Rachel Caine. (Shown in notebook 2, page 41)

“I’ve made a decision and now I must face the consequences.”

^^J. Michael Straczynski. (Shown in notebook 2, page 41)

“This misfortune you find is of your own manufacture. Keep hold of what you have, it will harm no other, for hatred comes home to the hand that chose it.”

^^Simon Armitage. (Shown in notebook 2, page 41)

“This was one of the casualties of war, that trust itself seemed to die a thousand deaths.”

^^Eric Metaxas. (Shown in notebook 2, page 41)

“I believe instinct’s the iron skeleton under all our ideas of free will. Unless you’re willing to take the pipe or eat the gun or take a long walk off a short dock, you can’t say no to somethings. You can’t refuse to pick up your option because there is no option.”

^^Stephen King. (Shown in notebook 2, page 41)

“A lot of the situations that we put ourselves in are similar to a cat in a yard full of dogs. We rarely ask ourselves how we got here, (which doesn’t help with the question of how we get out of here), all of which rarely keeps us from finding ourselves in the next yard asking the same questions.”

^^Craig D. Lousbrough. (Shown in notebook 2, page 42)

“Don’t just jump into action just because people are taking action. Know and understand the next real action and reaction that will follow the action before you take any action.”

^^ Ernest. Agyemang Yeboah. (Shown in notebook 2, page 42)

“All your tomorrows are simply a reflection or consequence of your thoughts today.”

^^Steven Redhead. (Shown in notebook 2, page 42)

“Irresponsibility is a sin with a high price tag.”

^^Sunday Adelaja. (Shown in notebook 2, page 42)

“Privileges doesn’t just insulate people from the consequences of their prejudice, it cuts them off from their humanity.”

^^Dashanne Stokes. (Shown in notebook 2, page 42)

 

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