Apr 1, 2007

Inspirational Quotes


Inspirational Quotes

In the Midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.
~ Deepak Chopra

When you reach for the stars, you may not quite get them, but you won't come up with a handful of mud either.
~ Leo Burnett


Here is a test to find whether your mission on earth is finished: If you're alive it isn't.
~ Richard Bach (Illusions)


Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there.
~ Will Rogers


If you don't know how to die, don't worry; Nature will tell you what to do on the spot, fully and adequately. She will do this job perfectly for you; don't bother your head about it.
~ Montaigne


Give me a stock clerk with a goal and I'll give you a man who will make history. Give me a man with no goals and I'll give you a stock clerk.
~ J.C. Penney


My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened.


Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a Heaven for?
~ Robert Browning


A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.
~ Erin Majors


The day the Lord created hope was probably the same day he created Spring.
~ Bern Williams


How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
~ Henry David Thoreau

Hope is the companion of power and the mother of success, for those of us who hope strongest have within us the gift of miracles.
~ Sydney Bremer


The human heart feels things the eyes cannot see, and knows what the mind cannot understand.
~ Robert Vallett


The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
~ Eleanor Roosevelt 



The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of your state of mind.
~ Dr. Wayne W. Dyer


Man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for?
~ Robert Browning


First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win.
~ Mahatma Gandhi


We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
~ Sir Winston Churchill


To the world you might be one person, but to one person you might be the world
~ Unknown


Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great ones make you feel that you too, can become great.
~ Mark Twain 




Top Ten Inspirational Quotes of All Times

1. Whether you think you can or whether you think you can't, you're right!
~ Henry Ford

2. You see things; and you say 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?'
~ George Bernard Shaw


3. Within each of us lies the power of our consent to health and sickness, to riches and poverty, to freedom and to slavery. It is we who control these, and not another.
~ Richard Bach (Illusions)


4. Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up.
~ Jesse Jackson


5. To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


6. A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
~ Maya Angelou


7. There is no use trying, said Alice; one can't believe impossible things. I dare say you haven't had much practice, said the Queen. When I was your age, I always did it for half an hour a day. Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.
~ Lewis Carroll


8. The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
~ George Bernard Shaw


9. The journey is the reward.
~ Chinese Proverb


10. People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
~ Elizabeth Kubler Ross


What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
~ Robert Louis Stevenson


Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.
~ Unknown


If you're going through hell, keep going.
~ Sir Winston Churchill


Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could; some blunders and absurdities have crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; you shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson 




Inspirational Quotes

The shortest distance between two points is under construction.
~ Noelie Alito

Think like a man of action, and act like a man of thought.
~ Henri L. Bergson


We don't stop playing because we grow old; We grow old because we stop playing!
~ George Bernard Shaw


Most people would rather die than think; in fact, they do so.
~ Bertrand Russell


The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.
~ Maureen Dowd


The universe is one great kindergarten for man. Everything that exists has brought with it its own peculiar lesson. The mountain teaches stability and grandeur; the ocean immensity and change. Forests, lakes, and rivers, clouds and winds, stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes~ every form of animate or inanimate existence, leaves its impress upon the soul of man.
~ Orison Swett Marden