Emotional Quotes Related to Decision Making

Take a look at a select set of thought provoking and inspirational emotional quotes related to decision making.

"It is reason, and not passion, which must guide our deliberations, guide our debate, and guide our decision." - Barbara Jordan

"When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but with creatures of emotion." - Dale Carnegie (1888 - 1955), American Writer and Lecturer

"Anyone can be angry - that is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not easy." - Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC), Greek Philosopher

"Education is the fire-proofer of emotions." - Dr. Frank Crane (1861–1928) Minister and Author

"The degree of one's emotions varies inversely with one's knowledge of the facts." - Bertrand Russell (1872 - 1970), British Philosopher, Mathematician, and Historian

"Emotions have taught mankind to reason." - Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues (1715 - 1747) French Moralist and Writer

"Fear is the oldest and strongest emotion of mankind." - H. P. Lovecraft (1890 - 1937), American Author

"The sign of an intelligent people is their ability to control emotions by the application of reason." - Marya Mannes (1904 - 1990), American Author and Critic

"The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity." - Edmund Burke (1729 - 1797), Irish Statesman, Author, and Philosopher

"Let's not forget that the little emotions are the great captains of our lives and we obey them without realizing it." - Vincent Van Gogh (1853 - 1890), Dutch Post-Impressionist Painter

"All learning has an emotional base." - Plato (~427 BC - ~347 BC), Greek philosopher and Mathematician

"Cherish your own emotions and never undervalue them. " - Robert Henri (1865 - 1929), American Painter and Teacher

"Emotion turning back on itself, and not leading on to thought or action, is the element of madness." - John Sterling (1806 - 1844), British Author

"The essential difference between emotion and reason is that emotion leads to action while reason leads to conclusions." - Donald Calne (1936 - ), Canadian Neurologist

"Where we have strong emotions, we're liable to fool ourselves." - Carl Sagan (1934 - 1996), American Astronomer

"Your intellect may be confused, but your emotions will never lie to you." - Roger Ebert (1942 - ), American Film Critic

"Change happens in the boiler room of our emotions --- so find out how to light their fires." - Jeff Dewar

"When awareness is brought to an emotion, power is brought to your life." - Tara Meyer Robson

"To increase your effectiveness, make your emotions subordinate to your commitments." - Brian Koslow

"Regret is an odd emotion because it comes only upon reflection. Regret lacks immediacy, and so its power seldom influences events when it could do some good." - William O'Rourke

"Revenge has no more quenching effect on emotions than salt water has on thirst." - Walter Weckler

"The 8 Equities: Physical, Spiritual, Psychological, Intellectual, Emotional, Financial, Social and Family." - Michael Vance

"Feelings are not supposed to be logical. Dangerous is the man who has rationalized his emotions." - David Borenstein

"Logic will not change an emotion, but action will." - Author Unknown


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