If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
Indecision and delays are the parents of failure.
I hate to see things done by halves. If it be right, do it boldly, if it be wrong leave it undone.
We are given one life, and the decision is our whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.
Decisiveness is often the art of timely cruelty.
The sounder your argument, the more satisfaction you get out of it.
Shelving hard decisions is the least ethical course.
Most of the things we decide are not what we know to be the best. We say yes, merely because we are driven into a corner and must say somethign. - Essays.
You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.
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.
The fellow that agrees with everything you say is either a fool or he is getting ready to skin you.
The whole world steps aside for the man who knows where he is going.
It is better to debate a question without settling it than to settle a question without debating it.
Most of our executives make very sound decisions. The trouble is many of them have turned out not to have been right.
Every decision is liberating, even if it leads to disaster. Otherwise, why do so many people walk upright and with open eyes into their misfortune?.
SUBSCRIBE to receive an email to start your day with the most inspiring quotes by great Authors.