40+ Best Destiny Quotes: Exclusive Selection

For Friedrich Nietzsche, destiny keeps the form of Amor fati (Love of Fate) through the important element of Nietzsche’s philosophy, the “will to power”, the basis of human behavior. Inspirational destiny quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

If you’re searching for inspirational quotes about change and deep time quotes that perfectly capture what you’d like to say or just want to feel inspired yourself, browse through an amazing collection of empowering self improvement quotes, greatest acceptance quotes and famous balance quotes.

Most Famous Destiny Quotes

Once an object has been incorporated in a picture it accepts a new destiny. Georges Braque

The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. Ralph Waldo Emerson

I escaped my destiny. The odds were that I would end up in prison, but I didn’t. Roger Ross Williams

Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny. David O. McKay

To transform yourself is to transform your destiny. Laura Esquivel

Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him. Henry Miller

It’s choice – not chance – that determines your destiny. Jean Nidetch

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Control your own destiny or someone else will. Jack Welch

Destiny has a lot to do with it, but so do you. You have to persevere, you have to insist. Andrea Bocelli

Control your own destiny! Control your own destiny! Stephen Curry

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny. Albert Ellis

The destiny of man is in his own soul. Herodotus

The bottom line is to be in control of your own destiny. James Woods

Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined. Deepak Chopra

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. William Shakespeare

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Inspiring Destiny Quotes

Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become your actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character. Watch your character, it becomes your destiny. Frank Jackson

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped. Tony Robbins

The law of harvest is to reap more than you sow. Sow an act, and you reap a habit. Sow a habit and you reap a character. Sow a character and you reap a destiny. James Allen

We all have a destiny in accordance with the breadth of our shoulders. My shoulders are broad. Placido Domingo

Wherever we are in life is where destiny has brought us. It doesn’t mean we have to stay there. James Redfield

Destiny is no matter of chance. It is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved. William Jennings Bryan

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Do not compare yourself to others. You have a unique destiny and mission that only you can accomplish. Mariane Pearl

And when man faces destiny, destiny ends and man comes into his own. Andre Malraux

Some things are destined to be – it just takes us a couple of tries to get there. J.R. Ward

I’ve taken my destiny into my own hands and I’m in a happy place. Charlie Simpson

A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it. Jean de La Fontaine

Destiny is usually just around the corner. Like a thief, a hooker, or a lottery vendor: its three most common personifications. But what destiny does not do is home visits. You have to go for it. Carlos Ruiz Zafón

I’m a believer in fate and in fulfilling your destiny. I’ve always had a kind of inner voice that I have learned to listen to. Tom Ford

Fame comes only when deserved, and then is as inevitable as destiny, for it is destiny. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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All I know is that if we play well, we control our own destiny in terms of what we do. Nick Saban

We are each other’s destiny. Jacqueline Novogratz

In a larger sense, we all write our own destiny. Chanda Kochhar

Destiny is a good thing to accept when it’s going your way. When it isn’t, don’t call it destiny; call it injustice, treachery, or simple bad luck. Joseph Heller

You will never fulfill your destiny doing work you despise. John C. Maxwell

Destiny is something not be to desired and not to be avoided. a mystery not contrary to reason, for it implies that the world, and the course of human history, have meaning. Dag Hammarskjold

No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently. Agnes de Mille

Every people should be originators of their own destiny. Martin Delany

Sooner or later, if man is ever to be worthy of his destiny, we must fill our hearts with tolerance. Stan Lee

Take destiny in your own hands. Chanda Kochhar

I’ll take my destiny, whatever that may be, but I’m going to fight for my dignity and my honor. Ferdinand Marcos

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