Do you believe in destiny?

Discuss the June 2017 Book of the Month, Superhighway by Alex Fayman. Superhighway is the first book in the Superhighway Trilogy, so feel free to use this forum to discuss not only the first book but also the other books in the series.

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Post by Kyle789 » 25 Jul 2017, 06:36

I believe you make your own destiny.

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I believe you make your own destiny.

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Post by Onyinyechukwu » 26 Jul 2017, 20:56

I believe In Destiny, if it means there is a way that a person's life was designed to be for an ultimate purpose. I believe there needs to be cooperation of the individual involved for that Destiny to be lived out. In other words, I believe people can choose to live out the good plan that was drafted for their lives or not to. The truth is that God created us all for a good destiny and to stand completely in His desires for us we need to trust Him, if not the devil also has his perverted destiny for all mind kind which is to set them off their original course and destroy them. So yes I believe In Destiny, but not in the sense that everything would happen how it was made to happen no matter what. We can choose to line up with God and live his plan. Whether we choose to do this is not His ultimate plans will not be thwarted, but our own individual destinies might not be as desirable as they were made to be.

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Post by Ren B » 26 Jul 2017, 22:17

I don't believe in destiny in the sense that it is preordained, but I believe that a person could be destined for great things. If all the ingredients are there (work-ethic, personality, creativity, etc.), then I could see where that set of traits would make a person more likely to do "great things" in a particular field.

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Post by Gulal fatima » 31 Jul 2017, 01:55

Yes I do...I believe that God has plan for us but still there are lot of things which depend upon our choice

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Post by LadyClaire » 31 Jul 2017, 17:21

Jaime Lync wrote:I believe that not everything in stone but there are some things that are bound to happen one way or the other. There is freedom to choose but the paths are not limitless.
I couldn't agree less.
To be without some of the things you want is an indispensable part of happiness.
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Post by Preciosonic » 03 Aug 2017, 08:47

Happy New Month Guys
Better is not good enough but the best is yet to come. Let Love Lead.
By Prophet T.B.Joshua

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Post by Marylynn » 10 Aug 2017, 12:17

I believe my destiny is to change the world; one book at a time :techie-studyinggray:

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Post by Ama Idim » 10 Aug 2017, 14:19

I agree with the comments that say God is the author of our destiny. Yes, and we are also what we make of it.

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Post by adinamurariu » 25 Aug 2017, 13:21

I think we make our own destiny
I think we live the life we choose to live, before coming to this earth and also while living on it.

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Post by Wesono » 08 Sep 2017, 14:17

I don't. I believe one can chart his own path and it not a good thing to always accept things as they are. I also believe in God's mercy to change things in one's life.

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Post by Vivian Paschal » 09 Sep 2017, 03:22

I believe in destiny. But I also believe in the ability to choose. We could very much make our own destiny.

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Post by eelavahs-jay » 29 Sep 2017, 16:55

I don't really believe in destiny or fate but it's nice to imagine they exist (in light of soulmates and all that corny romantic jazz). I hate the notion that "this is my fate" because it implies that humans don't actually have free will if everything is alreay predetermined by a superior being.

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Post by Doaa Wael » 01 Oct 2017, 14:17

Yes. I believe that we have the choice to go to road A or B but the destiny of road A or B is determined beforehand. Maybe also all roads lead to the same destination with some variation.
Imagination Trumps Reality.

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Post by Anjum » 31 Oct 2017, 05:03

I believe that we can choose our own destiny. I think life can be defined as 90% of free will and 10% of fate.

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Post by Paul78 » 19 Nov 2017, 05:25

On my part I believe in destiny. Our destiny is determined by who we associate with, the choices we make and sometimes sheer luck.
In other times we have a date with destiny when we are consistent with what we are doing.
An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.
Benjamin Franklin

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