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    up to you

    Hi everybody,

    What is the meaning of "you are entirely up to you?"

    Thank you.

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    Re: up to you

    That's an unusual sentence. "It is entirely up to you" makes sense. It means "That is entirely your responsibility/decision", "You have to deal with it alone", "It's not something you can expect others to do; you can't delegate it."
    It makes sense as a twist on the usual saying, in which it would mean that you must take responsibility for yourself, and not blame others when things go wrong for you.
    Last edited by emsr2d2; 01-Jul-2014 at 17:33. Reason: typo

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    Re: up to you

    This sounds like something from a self-help book or seminar.

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    Re: up to you

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    This sounds like something from a self-help book or seminar.
    I agree- it sounds like a clumsy way of saying that we have control over ourselves and our lives.

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