Fate Quotes:- I can control my destiny, but not my fate. Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans. Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart. Fate is like a strange, unpopular restaurant filled with odd little waiters who bring you things you never asked for and don’t always like.

 Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old fate quotes, fate sayings, and fate proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

List Of Motivational Fate Quotes And Sayings


We create our fate every day we live.

Henry Miller



Fate leads the willing and drags along the unwilling.




No power or virtue of man could ever have deserved that what has been fated should not have taken place.

Marcellinus Ammianus



Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson



Fate is for those too weak to determine their own destiny.

Kamran Hamid



Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds.

Franklin D. Roosevelt



Sometimes our fate resembles a fruit tree in winter. Who would think that those branches would turn green again and blossom, but we hope it, we know it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe



Wherever a man may happen to turn, whatever a man may undertake, he will always end up by returning to the path which nature has marked out for him.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe



Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius




Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her. But once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game.



 Famous Humorous Fate Quotes And Proverbs


Many men would take the death sentence without a whimper to escape the life sentence which Fate carries in her hand.

T.E. Lawrence



We may become the makers of our fate when we have ceased to pose as its prophets.

Karl Popper



How a person masters his fate is more important than what his fate is.

Karl Wilhelm von Humboldt



When an inner situation is not made conscious, it appears outside as fate.

Carl Jung



As we move through life, the force of fate creates events that we only appreciate when we reflect on our existence.

Ronald Harmon



One meets his destiny often in the road he takes to avoid it.




Nothing happens by chance, my friend… No such thing as luck. A meaning behind every little thing, and such a meaning behind this. Part for you, part for me, may not see it all real clear right now, but we will, before long.

Richard Bach



Whatever the universal nature assigns to any man at any time is for the good of that man at that time.

Marcus Aurelius



Man is manacled only by himself; thought and action are the jailers of Fate.

James Allen



You cannot be lost on a road that is straight.



Top 10 Inspirational Fate Quotes And Proverbs


It lies not in our power to love, or hate, For will in us is overruled by fate.

Christopher Marlowe



I do not believe in a fate that will fall on us no matter what we do. I do believe in a fate that will fall on us if we do nothing.

Ronald Reagan



We are spinning our own fates, good or evil, never to be undone.

William James



Whoever yields properly to Fate, is deemed Wise among men, and knows the laws of heaven.




Man does not control his own fate. The women in his life do that for him.

Groucho Marx



Fate’s sentence written on the brow with no hand can ever efface.




Maybe Fate isn’t the pond you swim in but the fisherman floating on top of it, letting you run the line wild until you are weary enough to be reeled back in.

Jodi Picoult



Fate is not an eagle, it creeps like a rat.

Elizabeth Bowen



The man may his fate foresee, but not prevent … ‘Tis better to be fortunate than wise.

John Webster



We seal our fate with the choices we make.

Gloria Estefan