Control Quotes Worth Reading Twice

All men, kings & serfs alike, are slaves to other men & to circumstance — save alone, the pilot — who comes at no man’s back and call, obeys no man’s orders & scorns all men’s suggestions… the only real, independent & genuine gentlemen in the world go quietly… asking no homage of any one, seeking no popularity, no notoriety, & not caring a damn whether school keeps or not.. – Mark Twain

All power is from within and is therefore under our controlRobert Collier

Chaos is what we’ve lost touch with. This is why it is given a bad name. It is feared by the dominant archetype of our world, which is Ego, which clenches because its existence is defined in terms of control. – Terence McKenna

Face your fear, empty yourself, trust your own voice, let go of control, have faith in outcomes, connect with a larger purpose, derive meaning from the struggle. – Jigaro Kano, founder of modern Judo

My own career was undoubtedly determined not by my own will, but by various factors over which I have no control, primarily those mysterious glands in which nature prepares the very essence of life. – Albert Einstein

Self-control is the chief element in self-respect, and respect of self, in turn, is the chief element in courage. – Thucydides

The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life, and the procedure, the process is its own reward. – Amelia Earhart

We don’t control events in our life. However, we control what events mean to us. And therein lies the secret to life. – Tony Robbins

We’re all in a war. In a war for the control of our minds. –  Rich Thawley

You can’t always control what goes on outside. But you can always control what goes inside. – Wayne Dyer

You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True power is sitting back and observing everything with logic. If words control you that means everyone else can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass. – Bruce Lee

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