Indecision Quotes

There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision, and for whom the lighting of every cigar, the drinking of every cup, the time of rising and going to bed every day, and the beginning of every bit of work, are subjects of express volitional deliberation.

William James

The legislative process keeps chugging and nothing happens. It is this indecision that is so difficult.

Hal Joseph

Things can harden meaningfully in the moment of indecision.

John Ashbery

Indecision and delays are the parents of failure.

George Canning

The optimist lives on the peninsula of infinite possibilities; the pessimist is stranded on the island of perpetual indecision.

William Arthur Ward

Indecision is like a stepchild: if he does not wash his hands, he is called dirty, if he does, he is wasting water.

African Proverb

Indecision is debilitating; it feeds upon itself; it is, one might almost say, habit-forming. Not only that, but it is contagious; it transmits itself to others.

H. A. Hopf

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Napoleon Hill

Nothing is so exhausting as indecision, and nothing is so futile.

Bertrand Russell

Then indecision brings its own delays, And days are lost lamenting o'er lost days. Are you in earnest? Seize this very minute; What you can do, or dream you can, begin it; Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Then indecision brings its own delays, And days are lost lamenting o'er lost days.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Indecision is a common cause for indigestion.

Unknown

You need an infinite stretch of time ahead of you to start to think, infinite energy to make the smallest decision. The world is getting denser. The immense number of useless projects is bewildering. Too many things have to be put in to balance up an uncertain scale. You can't disappear anymore. You die in a state of total indecision.

Jean Baudrillard

The easiest period in a crisis situation is actually the battle itself. The most difficult is the period of indecision -- whether to fight or run away. And the most dangerous period is the aftermath. It is then, with all his resources spent and his guard down, that an individual must watch out for dulled reactions and faulty judgment.

Richard M. Nixon

Then indecision brings its own delays, And days are lost lamenting o'er lost days. Are you in earnest? Seize this very minute; What you can do, or dream you can, begin it; Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Indecision may or may not be my problem.

Jimmy Buffett

Indecision is the graveyard of good intentions.

Unknown

Indecision is a virus that can run through an army and destroy its will to win or even to survive.

Wendell Mayes

The confidence of ignorance will always overcome the indecision of knowledge.

Unknown

Endurance is frequently a form of indecision.

Elizabeth Bibesco

Worry: a sustained form of fear caused by indecision

Anonymous

Forgive my indecision. I am only a man.

Brandon Boyd

Once he makes up his mind, he's full of indecision.

Oscar Levant

Indecision has often given an advantage to the other fellow because he did his thinking beforehand.

Maurice Switzer
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