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Thu, 06/14/2018 - 10:17am | by monicadear

We've collected some favorite quotes over the years here for your inspiration and enjoyment.


Inspirational Quotes

  • "Sometimes the biggest act of courage is a small one."

  • "Some men give up their designs when they have almost reached the goal. While others, on the contrary, obtain a victory by exerting, at the last moment, more vigorous efforts than ever before."

  • "You will become the combined average of the five people you hang around the most. You will have the combined attitude, health and income of the five people you hang around the most."

  • "To achieve something you have never achieved before you must become someone you have never been."

  • "I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature."

  • "I believe that if, at the end of it all, according to our abilities, we have done something to make others a little happier, and something to make ourselves a little happier, that is about the best we can do.

    To make others less happy is...

  • "The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results."

  • "If everything is under control, you are going too slow."

  • "Love is the only real thing worth doing. All else is secondary. If it helps love, it is good. All else is just a means, love is the end. So whatsoever the pain, go into love."

  • "It isn't until you come to a spiritual understanding of who you are - not necessarily a religious feeling, but deep down, the spirit within - that you can begin to take control."

  • "There is a general tendency to be involved with all kinds of fascinations and delusions, and nothing very much takes root in one's being. Everything in one's life experience, concerning spirituality or anything else, is purely a matter of...

  • "Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter."

  • "Don't let the fear of striking out hold you back."

  • "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls, and looks like work."

  • "Make it a lowercase 'A' if you have to, but live your Plan A. Anything else belittles the importance of life."

  • "All day I think about it, then at night I say it. Where did I come from, and What am I supposed to be doing? I have no idea. My soul is from elsewhere, I'm sure of that, and I intend to end up there."

  • "If you were building a new home for yourself, you know that you would be intensely interested in regard to the blueprint for your home; you would see to it that the builders conformed to the blueprint. You would watch the material and select...

  • "Before setting out on a project, relationship, career, or life, you must set your priorities. You must decide what is important and what is a detail. Then, simple as it sounds, the success of your endeavor depends on remembering what is...

  • "The past is history, The future is a mystery, This moment is a gift, That is why this moment is called the present, Enjoy it!"

  • "The opportunity for work well done is the opportunity to do more."

  • "Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude...

  • "You should be doing what you love. What you love is as unique to you as your fingerprints. You need to know that because nothing will make you really happy but doing what you love. Just look at people who are actually living their dreams. You...

  • "The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."

  • "When you follow your bliss... doors will open where you would not have thought there would be doors; and where there wouldn't be a door for anyone else."

  • "We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort."

  • "Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil."

  • "Fear grows in darkness... if you think there's a bogeyman around, turn on the light."

  • "Once you choose hope, anything is possible."

  • "Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others."

  • "At age 4 success is not peeing in your pants.
    At age 12 success is having friends.
    At age 16 success is having a drivers license.
    At age 20 success is having sex.
    At age 35 success is having money.
    At age 50 success...

  • "I truly believe that my truth is a universal one -- above all religions, economics, race and color -- shared by the common experience of life. All people come from the same source and return to the same source. We must all learn to love and be...

  • "It is very important that you do only what you love to do. You may be poor, you may go hungry, you may live in a shabby place, but you will totally live. And at the end of your days, you will bless your life because you have done what you came...

  • "Marriage is never confining. No relationship is. It is only our responsibilities to one another that we can experience as oppressive or not, depending on how conscious our decisions have been and what attitudes we are holding to our...

  • "If you want to reach a goal, you must 'see the reaching' in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal."

  • "Friend, divine appointments are on their way for you!

    Even if you're not seeing those opportunities or not making as much progress as you would like, don't lose any ground.

    Don't allow discouragement and disappointment to hold you...


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