You are what your deep, driving desire is.
As your desire is, so is your will.
As your will is, so is your deed.
As your deed is, so is your destiny.
Upanishad IV 4.5
we would see the color of our future, we must look for
it in our present; if we would gaze on the star of our
destiny, we must look for it in our hearts.
man blames nature and fate, yet his fate is mostly but
the echo of his character and passions, his mistakes
nothing but that which comes to you woven in the pattern
of your destiny. For what could more aptly fit your
is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link of
the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
yourself to the life you have been given; and truly
love the people with whom destiny has surrounded you.
is the man who can do only one thing; in doing it, he
fulfills his destiny.
us follow our destiny, ebb and flow. Whatever may happen,
we master fortune by accepting it.
destiny of man is in his own soul.
destiny can be examined, but it cannot be justified
or totally explained. We are simply here.
acts of this life are the destiny of the next.
man has his own destiny; the only imperative is to follow
it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.
tissue of life to be we weave with colors all our own,
And in the field of destiny we reap as we have sown.
John Greenleaf Whittier
is a divinity that shapes our ends, Rough-hew them how
destiny changes with our thoughts; we shall become what
we wish to become, do what we wish to do, when our habitual
thoughts correspond with our desires.
Orison Swett Marden
man's happiness or unhappiness
depends as much on his temperament as on his destiny.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
is not a matter of chance; but a matter of choice. It
is not a thing to be waited for, It is a thing to be
William Jennings Bryan