Grab every chance given and do not throw it away; always cherish what you already have, for you never know when you will receive something of its likeness again; and if you lose what was most precious to you, never stop fighting for it until you have it once again in your possession.
Everything, good or bad, was down to me.
The cool thing about getting older, is that you have so much to look back on. If you take the time to reflect on your life journey to where you are now, you will be amazed at how many times “fate
Now, he realized, he simply had to take what he wanted. He had to control the winds, not the other way around (p. 434).
We all make choices, but in the end our choices make us.
I realize that the decision might be simple. It will require a great act of selflessness to choose Abnegation, or a great act of courage to choose Dauntless, and maybe just choosing one over the other will prove that I belong.
If one Godfather offers you an opportunity and another Godfather offers you an advantage, go with the former.
Your creation are the outcome of your decisions.
Every day you face two important decisions: what effect you want your speech and actions to have on the world around you, and what impressions and vibrations you want to be receptive to.
I am sorry my decisions do not meet with your approval, but nevertheless, they are mine, and the consequences are also mine.