60+ Destiny Quotes

“It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.” - William Shakespeare. Read more destiny quotes like this below!
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Destiny Quotes

Destiny, also known as fate, can be described as the series of events that will take place or happen to someone in the future. You may believe that those things happen by chance or that they are predetermined. No matter what you believe about fate, there are many destiny quotes that you will love in this article.

"Control your own destiny or someone else will."
"Write your own story and trust the universe to deliver."
A. Hicks
"If you hold onto your history, you do it at the expense of your destiny."
T. D. Jakes
"Some believe in destiny, some believe in fate, but I believe that happiness is something we create."
"In the realm of personal growth, there is also the continuous learning that occurs in your own control of your own destiny."
Byron Pulsifer
“Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.”
Henry Miller
"Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone - we find it with another."
Thomas Merton
“It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.”
William Shakespeare
"If grass can grow through cement, love can find you at any time of your life."
"Once you make the decision to move on, don't look back. Your destiny will never be found in the rear view mirror."
Mandy Hale
"Your life isn't an accident. You have a destiny, one that only you can complete."
Rick Warren
"We don't meet people by accident, they are meant to cross our path for a reason."
"The quality of our thoughts determine our actions and our actions develop our habit. Our habit create our character and our character forges our destiny."
Stephen Covey
“It’s choice – not chance – that determines your destiny.”
Jean Nidetch
"It's one thing to talk about your destiny. It's one thing to dream about your destiny. It's one thing to look at your destiny. But it's another thing - it is another thing - to make the decisions. To wake up when you know you supposed to wake up!"
Eric Thomas
"I believe destiny and hard work go hand in hand. I was studying to be an engineer when my mom and my brother sent my pictures for the Miss India contest. I didn't even know about it. If that isn't destiny, what is?"
Priyanka Chopra
"Important encounters are planned by the souls long before the bodies see each other."
Paulo Coelho
"Every man gotta right to decide his own destiny."
Bob Marley
“Control your own destiny or someone else will.”
Jack Welch
"You can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."
Steve Jobs
"No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently."
Agnes de Mille
"But from the point of view of daily life, without going deeper, we exist for our fellow-men-in the first place for those on whose smiles and welfare all our happiness depends, and next for all those unknown to us personally with whose destinies we are bound up by the tie of sympathy."
Albert Einstein
“Control your own destiny! Control your own destiny!”
Stephen Curry
"You can control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands - your own."
Mark Victor Hansejn
"You are the creator of your own destiny."
"God wants us to blossom and flourish in life, fulfilling our destiny and being fruitful."
Rob Rufus
“Destiny has a lot to do with it, but so do you. You have to persevere, you have to insist.”
Andrea Bocelli
"As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time."
Denis Waitley
"It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped."
Tony Robbins
“There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...”
John Lennon
“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Sometimes the dreams that come true are the dreams you never even knew you had.”
Alice Sebold
"Sometimes things happen to us that we just don't understand. These things sometimes become the doors and windows to our destiny."
Andrea Nugent
"Destiny decides who you meet in life but its only your heart that can decide who gets to stay in your life."
"I believe you are destined to do great things. God created you for a purpose. He has opportunities He wants to give you and assignments with which He wants to entrust you."
Joyce Meyer
“The bottom line is to be in control of your own destiny.”
James Woods
“Destiny is not a 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
“Does the walker choose the path, or the path the walker?”
Garth Nix
"Destiny is simply the strength of your desires. If you cry at a trouble, it grows double. If you laugh at a trouble, it disappears like bubble."
"Destiny is the push of our instincts to the pull of our purpose."
T. D. Jakes
“Do not compare yourself to others. You have a unique destiny and mission that only you can accomplish.”
Mariane Pearl
"I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve."
Albert Schweitzer
“You are not the victim of the world, but rather the master of your own destiny. It is your choices and decisions that determine your destiny.”
Roy T. Bennett
"We betray our true selves when we do not follow the heart's desire, for what the heart is attracted to, is your destiny."
Les Brown
"If it's meant for you, you won't have to beg for it. You will never have to sacrifice your dignity for your destiny."
"Somewhere along the line she learned the difference between what happens to us and what we do with it. She learned that it's not the bad things that happen to us that determines our destiny; it’s how we respond to them."
Dr. Henry Cloud
“And when man faces destiny, destiny ends and man comes into his own.”
Andre Malraux
“Even if things don't unfold the way you expected, don't be disheartened or give up. One who continues to advance will win in the end.”
Daisaku Ikeda
"Dreams are like stars you may never touch them but if you follow them they will lead you to your destiny."
"Our destiny exercises its influence over us even when, as yet, we have not learned its nature: it is our future that lays down the law of our today."
Friedrich Nietzsche
“We all have a destiny in accordance with the breadth of our shoulders. My shoulders are broad.”
Placido Domingo
“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
“Every people should be originators of their own destiny.”
Martin Delany
“I do believe that one way to have a destiny is to choose one.”
Melinda McGraw
“Working harder is not a sustainable solution and it’s not how people meet their destiny. It’s time to get more creative. Instead of choosing one thing we love over something else we love, we must ask, ‘how can I do both?’ And, then, we can find solutions.”
Maynard Webb
“We have to live with our loneliness and the destiny that drives each person to the order of things.”
Cecile de France
“I can control my destiny; I control my life.
Shahid Khan
“We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny. But what we put into it is ours.”
Dag Hammarskjold
“All the world's a stage and most of us are desperately unrehearsed.”
Seán O'Casey
"God has a way of getting us to our destiny."
"Don't forget your history nor your destiny."
Bob Marley
“I thought, if I went into business I’d be able to control my own destiny.”
Tommy Hilfiger
“Do you ever wonder why things have to turn out the way they do?”
Nicholas Sparks

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