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Twenty-Two Quotes on Habits

As they say, our habits make us or break us.

What it really boils down to is that our habits determine a whole lot more of our destiny than we first might imagine. Our habits actually make up so much of what we do day after day.

If you or I repeat something once, it may not affect us all that much. But…if we repeat something over and over again, thousands of times over the course of many years, you can imagine that action having quite a major impact on our lives.

All that being said, here are twenty-two quotes on habits.

Twenty-Two Quotes

Every action you take is a vote for the person you wish to become.
– James Clear

Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
– Aristotle

Too often we convince ourselves that massive results require massive action.
– James Clear

As long as habit and routine dictate the pattern of living, new dimensions of the soul will not emerge.
– Henry Van Dyke

Habit is stronger than reason.
– George Santayana

Every habit is made of three parts… a cue, a routine and a habit. Most people focus on the routine and behavior, but these cues and rewards are really the way you make something into a habit.
– Charles Duhigg

Habits are the compound interest of self-improvement.
– James Clear

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 often seem to dismiss small changes because they don’t seem to matter very much in the moment.
– James Clear

Stop the habit of wishful thinking and start the habit of thoughtful wishes.
– Mary Martin

Powerful indeed is the empire of habit.
– Publilius Syrus

Habits are malleable throughout your entire life.
– Charles Duhigg

Your habits shape your identity, and your identity shapes your habits.
– James Clear

The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
– Samuel Johnson

Habit is a cable; we weave a thread of it each day, and at last we cannot break it.
– Horace Mann

Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
– Benjamin Franklin

There is no influence like the influence of habit.
– Gilbert Parker

With the same habits, you’ll end up with the same results. But with better habits, anything is possible.
– James Clear

Creativity is a habit, and the best creativity is the result of good work habits.
– Twyla Tharp

Character is long-standing habit.
– Plutarch

Great is the power of habit. It teaches us to bear fatigue and to despise wounds and pain.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero

Once you break a habit into its components, you can fiddle with the gears.
– Charles Duhigg

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