Up To You Quotes by Bill Cosby, Barack Obama, Ozzy Osbourne, Amit Abraham, Talib Kweli, Barbara Billingsley and many others.
Every success story has a parent who says, ‘over my dead body.’ Every success story has an old person who walks up to you and says, when you’re acting the fool, ‘you know I worry about you sometimes.’
Learning to stand in somebody else’s shoes, to see through their eyes, that’s how peace begins. And it’s up to you to make that happen. Empathy is a quality of character that can change the world.
You can choose, don’t confuse, win or lose, it’s up to you.
It’s up to you to make your own destiny and not up to destiny to make you
I think once you’re in the public eye, whether you’re a boss, a teacher or whatever you do, that you’re automatically in the position of role model. You have people looking up to you, so whether you choose to accept it or not is a different question.
People stopped me on the street and said ‘I can’t live up to you.’ Of course, they’re referring to June Cleaver.
Enlightenment, don’t know what it is. It’s up to you, the way you think.
Being home schooled is awesome because you can make your own schedule, so as far as time management, its up to you how much you get done and when you get it done. Its all got to get done; how you do it is up to you. You need a lot of self-discipline, but luckily, I have it.
Someone is always going to try to knock you down and take your place. It is up to you to fight for what you want.
Yes, whatever happened, happened; but what happens now is up to you. You can respond from ego, ensuring pain, or you can respond from spirit, ensuring a miracle.
Taking ownership of your happiness has two aspects: Accepting that being happy is up to you and that you have the ability and power to be happier by changing your habits. Taking “response-ability”: responding to all the events in your life in a way that supports your happiness.
Saints and sages are still alive. Great masters are still operating. It is up to you to find where they are.
I have art. I have music. I have the history, this legacy behind me that I can look up to. This is what I believe in. If you want to call it God or spirituality, that’s all up to you. Basically I believe in something that’s bigger than myself, and that gives my life meaning.
Long Distance training can be a positive & constructive form of selfishness. After all, once you’re at the starting line, you’re there by yourself. No one can run a single step for you. No one can jump in & help you. No one but you can make the decisions about what to do to keep going. It’s all up to you.
Any path you take, if you commit with passion, you can be successful. By going to business school, certain opportunities may open up to you sooner. But it’s who you are and how you take advantage of your opportunities that matter.
Choice, not chance, determines your destiny. It’s up to you to decide what you are worth, how you matter, and how you make meaning in the world. No one else has your gifts–your set of talents, ideas, interests. You are an original. A masterpiece.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.