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You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
- Tracy, Brian
Control Motivational Quotes



Best Quotes about Control

1.
It's all happening too fast. I've got to put the brakes on or I'll smack into something.
Gibson, Mel

2.
Winners take chances. Like everyone else, they fear failing, but they refuse to let fear control them.
Simms, Nancy

3.
He who has the pepper may season as he lists.
Herbert, George

4.
Never allow anyone to rain on your parade and thus cast a pall of gloom and defeat on the entire day. Remember that no talent, no self-denial, no brains, no character, are required to set up in the fault-finding business. Nothing external can have any power over you unless you permit it. Your time is too precious to be sacrificed in wasted days combating the menial forces of hate, jealously, and envy. Guard your fragile life carefully. Only God can shape a flower, but any foolish child can pull it to pieces.
Mandino, Og

5.
You can't force anyone to love you or lend you money.
Proverb, Jewish

6.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Lincoln, Abraham

7.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
Gandhi, Mahatma

8.
Your real self -- the I am I -- is master of this land, the ruler of this empire. You rightfully have power and dominion over it, all its inhabitants, and all contained in its realm.
Collier, Robert

9.
It's essential to distinguish between events that are really beyond your control and events you caused yourself.
Sher, Barbara

10.
The control of the palate is a valuable aid for the control of the mind.
Gandhi, Mahatma

11.
You cannot always control what goes on outside. But you can always control what goes on inside.
Dyer, Wayne

12.
We cannot direct the wind but we can adjust the sails.

13.
It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.
Buddha

14.
The one thing over which you have absolute control is your own thoughts. It is this that puts you in a position to control your own destiny.
Thomas, Paul G.

15.
Slight small injuries, and they will become none at all.
Fuller, Thomas

16.
Don't let other people tell you what you want.
Riley, Pat

17.
Don't let the negativity given to you by the world disempower you. Instead give to yourself that which empowers you.
Brown, Les

18.
Question: Why are we Masters of our Fate, the captains of our souls? Because we have the power to control our thoughts, our attitudes. That is why many people live in the withering negative world. That is why many people live in the Positive Faith world.
Montapert, Alfred A.

19.
The word is control. That's my ultimate -- to have control.
Faldo, Nick

20.
To decide to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.
Dale, Arbie M.

21.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that is his heart which is capable of responding to it
Allen, James

22.
Nature has placed mankind under the government of two sovereign masters, pain and pleasure... they govern us in all we do, in all we say, in all we think: every effort we can make to throw off our subjection, will serve but to demonstrate and confirm it.
Bentham, John

23.
Every man wishes to rule the world. Unfortunately, the world rules every man.
Johnson, Jeremy P.

24.
Prohibition goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes crimes out of things that are not crimes.
Lincoln, Abraham

25.
What I do say is that no man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
Lincoln, Abraham

26.
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.
Hill, Napoleon

27.
No one can drive us crazy unless we give them the keys.
Horton, Doug

28.
As the Sandwich Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes into himself, so we gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo

29.
To know is to control.
Reed, Scott

30.
I cannot make the universe obey me. I cannot make other people conform to my own whims and fancies. I cannot make even my own body obey me.
Merton, Thomas

31.
We fail to see that we can control our own destiny; make ourselves do whatever is possible; make ourselves become whatever we long to be.
Marden, Orison Swett

32.
Let nothing come between you and the light.
Thoreau, Henry David

33.
The physical world, including our bodies, is a response of the observer. We create our bodies as we create the experience of our world.
Chopra, Deepak

34.
Nothing gives a person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Jefferson, Thomas

35.
The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.
Robbins, Anthony

36.
It is far more important that one's life should be perceived than it should be transformed; for no sooner has it been perceived, than it transforms itself of its own accord.

37.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Bonaparte, Napoleon

38.
I am not a glutton -- I am an explorer of food.
Bombeck, Erma

39.
Never let the other fellow set the agenda.
Baker, James

40.
You are the one who can stretch your own horizon.
Magnin, Edgar F.

41.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
Franklin, Benjamin

42.
Are you a SNIOP? Someone who is Sensitive to the Negative Influence Of Others?
Ziglar, Zig

43.
When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions...
Stone, W. Clement

44.
There is no finer sensations in life that which comes with victory over one's self. Go forward to a goal of inward achievement, brushing aside all your old internal enemies as you advance.
Young, Vash

45.
I have only one counsel for you -- be master.
Bonaparte, Napoleon

46.
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Tracy, Brian

47.
The bird of paradise alights only on the hand that does not grasp.
Berry, John

48.
Are we controlled by our thoughts, or are we controlling our thoughts?
Holliwell, Raymond

49.
If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self.
Hill, Napoleon

50.
The consuming desire of most human beings is deliberately to plant their whole life in the hands of some other person. I would describe this method of searching for happiness as immature. Development of character consists solely in moving toward self-sufficiency.
Crisp, Quentin


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