— Johnny Cash American singer-songwriter 1932 - 2003
— Margaret Landon writer, missionary 1903 - 1993
— Cassandra Clare, Clockwork Princess
„My choice is what I choose to do.
And if I'm causing no harm
It shouldn't bother you.
Your choice is who you choose to be.
And if your causin' no harm
Then you're alright with me.“
— Ben Harper singer-songwriter and musician 1969
Burn One Down.
„Choose the positive. — You have choice — you are master of your attitude — choose the POSITIVE, the CONSTRUCTIVE. Optimism is a faith that leads to success.“
— Bruce Lee Hong Kong-American actor, martial artist, philosopher and filmmaker 1940 - 1973
„Your first love has no beginning or end. Your first love is not your first love, and it is not your last. It is just love. It is one with everything.“
— Thich Nhat Hanh Religious leader and peace activist 1926
Cultivating the Mind of Love (2005)
— Confucius Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher -550 - -478 a.C.
Misattributed to Confucius since at least 1985; correct origins are dubious, as mentioned in "Choose a Job You Love, and You Will Never Have To Work a Day in Your Life" at QuoteInvestigator.com (2 September 2014) http://quoteinvestigator.com/2014/09/02/job-love/: the oldest English-language use of the proverb has been found in Woolfolk, Ann, "Toshiko Takaezu," Princeton Alumni Weekly, Vol. 83(5), 6 October 1982, p. 32: "Find something you love to do and you’ll never have to work a day in your life." (attributed to Arthur Szathmary, who attributes it, in his turn, to an unnamed source).
„At any given moment in your life, you have the choice between love and fear. And that’s a choice you make. You make the choice of how you react to events.“
— Jennifer Beals American actress and a former teen model 1963
Interview with Windy City Queercast (5 February 2011) http://www.windycityqueercast.com/audio.html?ID=535