30 awesome quotes about destiny you will ever read – GoFameUs

If you ask me what is the one thing that most of the people depend on. It would say; destiny. It’s always been a debate, who controls who, do we control our destiny or our destiny controls us.

Certain things in life are beyond understanding. I have seen sorrows turning into joys overnight and happiness turning into ashes in a moment. And, destiny plays a very crucial role in it. There are people who believe that it’s all about destiny and there are also the people who believes in creating one. Here’s are the best quotes about destiny that can either make you depend on destiny or can help you to create one.

30 best quotes about destiny

1. “It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.” William Shakespeare

2. “You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.” Steve Jobs

3. “A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.” Jean de La Fontaine

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4. “I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.” Douglas Adams

5. “Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.” Henry Miller

6. “Control your own destiny or someone else will.” Jack Welch

7. “Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.” William Jennings Bryan

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8. “It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.” Tony Robbins

9. “Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.” Deepak Chopra

10. “Destiny has two ways of crushing us – by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them. “Henri Frederic Amiel

11. “Destiny is a good thing to accept when it’s going your way. When it isn’t, don’t call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck.” Joseph Heller

12. “Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny.” Kin Hubbard

13. “I have no regrets in my life. I think that everything happens to you for a reason. The hard times that you go through build character, making you a much stronger person.” Rita Mero

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14. “I believe you are destined to do great things. God created you for a purpose. He has opportunities He wants to give you and assignments with which He wants to entrust you.” Joyce Meyer

15. “The way you SEE your life SHAPES your life. How you define life determines your destiny. Your perspective will influence how you invest your time, spend your money, use your talents, and value your relationships.” Rick Warren

16. “Don’t focus on where you are today, keep positive vision and see yourself accomplishing your goals and fulfilling your destiny. “Joel Osteen

17. “People who never dream, or never set goals, let life go by day by day letting others determine their destiny. ”
Catherine Pulsifer

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18. “I believe that you control your destiny, that you can be what you want to be. You can also stop and say, ‘No, I won’t do it, I won’t behave his way anymore. I’m lonely and I need people around me, maybe I have to change my methods of behaving,’ and then you do it.” Leo Buscaglia

19. “Your life will be no better than the plans you make and the action you take. You are the architect and builder of your own life, fortune, destiny.”  Alfred A. Montapert

20. “We come into this world with a specific, personal destiny. We have a job to do, a calling to enact, a self to become. We are who we are from the cradle, and we’re stuck with it.” Steven Pressfield

21. “I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road. ” Stephen Hawking

22. “It’s choice – not chance – that determines your destiny. ” Jean Nidetch

23. “Our destiny is not determined by the number of times we stumble but by the number of times we rise up, dust ourselves off, and move forward.” Dieter F. Uchtdorf

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24. “Watch your thoughts for they become words. Watch your words for they become actions. Watch your actions for they become habits. Watch your habits for they become your character. And watch your character for it becomes your destiny. What we think, we become. My father always said that… and I think I am fine.” Margaret Thatcher

25. “Man supposes that he directs his life and governs his actions, when his existence is irretrievably under the control of destiny.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

26. “I don’t know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.” Albert Schweitzer

27. “As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.” Denis Waitley

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28. “Everything is determined, the beginning as well as the end, by forces over which we have no control. It is determined for the insect, as well as for the star. Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper.”  Albert Einstein

29. “I believe in myself and my art so much. I’ve always trusted destiny. Wherever it takes me, I just work damn hard at the opportunity.” Priyanka Chopra

30. “There’s a destiny for everybody. The world is set up – as foreign as that can be to some people who are very materialistic – but there is a force in this world, once we step into it, that opens doors for us, that gives us a sense of purpose and the greatest life there is, in my view.” James Redfield


Who are you? The one who believes or the one who creates?

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