Not to decide is to decide.

“If you always make the right decision, the safe decision, the one most people make, you will be the same as everyone else.” [Paul Arden]

“What is right is often forgotten by what is convenient.” [Bodie Thoene]

“Crying is all right in its way while it lasts. But you have to stop sooner or later, and then you still have to decide what to do.” [C.S. Lewis, The Silver Chair]

“Not to decide is to decide.” [Harvey Cox]

“It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires a great deal of strength to decide what to do.” [Elbert Hubbard]

“Trust your heart if the seas catch fire, live by love though the stars walk backward.” [E.E. Cummings]

“You can't make decisions based on fear and the possibility of what might happen.” [Michelle Obama]

“Truly successful decision-making relies on a balance between deliberate and instinctive thinking.” [Malcolm Gladwell]

“I must have a prodigious amount of mind; it takes me as much as a week, sometimes, to make it up!” [Mark Twain]

“Whatever you decide, don't let it be because you don't think you have a choice.” [Hannah Harrington, Saving June]

The LORD says, “I will guide you along the best pathway for your life. I will advise you and watch over you. [Psalm 32:8]

... inspired by Don's post today at the Daily Prayer Blog.


  1. Some powerful words to live by, Bob.
    I love the Lord's promise to us.
    Profound Mark Twain...(:0)

  2. Very timely quotes for me, thanks for sharing!


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