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Wise quotes and sayings have a way to change one’s perception on life. Irrespective of the situation, these quotes will make the person think and uplift him in the time of need. Here we have curated over than 500 Inspirational quotes that can change the way you think about life and bring back the hope. Spend some time and read them in leisure. You will never know what these wise words can do to your life.

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➤ Everyone is here because he or she has a place to fill and every piece must fit itself into the big jigsaw puzzle. Deepak Chopra

➤When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things. Joe Namath

➤Two roads diverged in a wood, and I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. Robert Frost

➤Each of us has a purpose on the planet and the event of your birth is not an accident. Fred Alan Wolf

➤I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. Jack London

➤The days are long, but the years are short. Gretchen Rubin

➤The brain is wider than the sky. Emily Dickinson

➤Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. It can never come back. Harvey B. Mackay

➤If you are free, you need to free somebody else. If you have some power, then your job is to empower somebody else. Toni Morrison

➤You have as much laughter as you have faith. Martin Luther

➤There are no mistakes or failures, only lessons. Denis Waitley

➤I can't change it. That was God's plan for my life and I'm going to go with it. Bethany Hamilton

➤We have to do the best we are capable of. This is our sacred human responsibility. Albert Einstein

➤The only time you ever have is this moment. You're only here now; you're only alive in this moment. Marianne Williamson

➤Go for it now. The future is promised to no one. Wayne Dyer

➤Begin now to be what you will be hereafter. Saint Jerome

➤Remember, it’s your own body, your own brain. You’re not a victim of the universe. You are the universe. Richard Bandler


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1➤ When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves. Victor Frankl

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2➤ Live every day as if it were your last, because one of these days, it will be. Author unknown

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3➤ Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later. Og Mandino

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4➤ Gratitude is absolutely the way to bring more into your life. Marci Shimoff

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5➤ We usually get what we anticipate. Claude M. Bristol

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6➤ If you don't make things happen then things will happen to you. Robert Collier

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7➤ Every thought we think is creating our future. Louise Hay

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8➤ What you resist persists. Carl Jung

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9➤ Do something for somebody every day for which you do not get paid. Albert Schweitzer

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10➤ Anywhere I see suffering, that is where I want to be, doing what I can. Princess Diana 


➤ You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late. Ralph Waldo Emerson

➤ Acceptance is not love. You love a person because he or she has lovable traits, but you accept everybody just because they're alive and human. Albert Ellis

➤ How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. Anne Frank

➤ Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring. Leo Buscaglia

➤ In this life we cannot do great things. We can only do small things with great love. Mother Teresa

➤ Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness. Martin Luther King, Jr.

➤ You are, indeed, much brighter than you think!--far more so, in fact, than you have ever imagined! Win Wenger

➤ The first step is to be absolutely clear about what you want. John Assaraf

➤ I live not in dreams but in contemplation of a reality that is perhaps the future. Rainer Maria Rilke

➤ Change your thoughts and you change your world. Norman Vincent Peale

➤ Gee, I control my own environment and my mind has controlled my existence and my thinking. Vic Conant

➤ All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be. Brian Tracy

➤ I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them. Pablo Picasso

➤ Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things that escape those who dream only at night. Edgar Allan Poe

➤ Unfortunately, many people do not consider fun an important item on their daily agenda. For me, that was always high priority in whatever I was doing. Chuck Yeager

➤ I don’t really see a need to retire as long as I am having fun. Stan Lee

➤ There is nothing that you cannot be, or do, or have. You are a magnificent creator. Esther Hicks

➤ I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun. Thomas Edison

➤ A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. Abraham Harold Maslow

➤ It is almost impossible for anyone, even the most ineffective among us, to continue to choose misery after becoming aware that it is a choice. William Glasser

➤ A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life. James Allen

➤ Creative work is not a selfish act or a bid for attention on the part of the actor. It's a gift to the world and every being in it. Don't cheat us of your contribution. Give us what you've got. Steven Pressfield

➤ The opposite of courage in our society is not cowardice, it is conformity. Rollo May

➤ Practice isn't the thing you do once you're good. It's the thing you do that makes you good. Malcolm Gladwell

➤ You have to believe that you are the one who creates your success, that you are the one who creates your mediocrity. T. Harv Eker

➤ Whatever you do, do it with all your might. Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season, not leaving a stone unturned. P. T. Barnum

➤ Find yourself and express yourself in your own particular way. Express your love openly. Life is nothing but a dream, and if you create your life with love, your dream becomes a masterpiece of art. Don Miguel Ruiz

➤ You can't get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good. Jerry West

➤ We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims. Buckminster Fuller
➤ Creativity is a central source of meaning in our lives . . . most of the things that are interesting, important, are the results of creativity. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

➤ It is not a mistake to commit a mistake, for no one commits a mistake knowing it to be one. But it is a mistake not to correct the mistake after knowing it to be one. If you are afraid of committing a mistake, you are afraid of doing anything at all. Mohandas Gandhi


 Your mind is your greatest weapon. David J. Lieberman 
 Remember, you are what you think. Helene Hadsell 
 You make your own luck if you stay at it long enough. Naval Ravikant  
 If you can imagine it, we can make it. John Dykstra 
 Imagination is more important than knowledge. Albert Einstein 
 Live out of your imagination, not your history. Steven Covey 
 Either get busy living or get busy dying. Stephen King 
 You change the world by being yourself. Yoko Ono 
 The only way round is through. Robert Frost 
 Pain or love or danger makes you real again. Jack Kerouac 
 Begin, be bold and venture to be wise. Horace 
 We are our choices. Jean-Paul Sartre 
 A goal should scare you a little and excite you a lot. Joe Vitale 
 Your big opportunity may be right where you are now. Napoleon Hill 
 Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. T.S. Eliot 
 There is nothing you cannot have. There are no limitations. Unknown 
 One day or day one. You decide. Unknown 
 Don’t just wait for inspiration. Become it. Unknown 
 I didn’t come this far, to only come this far. Unknown 
 Prove them wrong. Unknown 
 Don’t tell people your dreams. Show them. Unknown 
 You can be happy where you are. Joel Osteen 
 An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory. Friedrich Engels 
 They can because they think they can. Virgil 
 Fortune sides with him who dares. Virgil Click ➤ Life begins on the other side of despair. Jean-Paul Sartre 
 Resist much, obey little. Walt Whitman 
 Men must live and create. Live to the point of tears. Albert Camus 
 Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry. Jack Kerouac 
 And your very flesh shall be a great poem. Walt Whitman 
 Our true nationality is mankind. H. G. Wells 
 Diligence is the mother of good fortune. Miguel de Cervantes


  • In the long run, we only hit what we aim at. Henry David Thoreau
  • If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there. Lewis Carroll
  • It isn't sufficient just to want - you've got to ask yourself what you are going to do to get the things you want. Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • A good plan executed now is better than a perfect plan next week. George S. Clason
  • You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing. Dale Carnegie
  • Personal success is achieved when you feel really good about your past, present, and future. John Gray
  • If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten. Anthony Robbins
  • People who are optimistic see a failure as due to something that can be changed so that they can succeed next time around. Daniel Goleman
  • If we had to overcome every possible objection before we got started, then nothing - absolutely nothing - would ever get accomplished. Richard Carlson
  • Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else. Les Brown
  • And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed! 98 and 3/4 percent guaranteed. Dr. Seuss
  • Don't wait. The time will never be just right. Napoleon Hill
  • My best friend is a person who will give me a book I have not read. Abraham Lincoln
  • It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations. Winston Churchill
  • Inner wisdom is more important than wealth. The more you spend it, the more you gain. Oprah Winfrey
  • For virtually everything that you want to do there are books and courses on how to do it. Jack Canfield
  • The person who won’t read has no advantage over the person who can’t read. Mark Twain
  • Read an hour every day in your chosen field. This works out to be about one book per week, 50 books per year, and will guarantee your success. Brian Tracy
  • The book you don’t read won’t help. Jim Rohn
  • Reading is a source of potency. Become a walking encyclopedia of answers for anyone who has questions. Tim Sanders
  • There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates’ loot on Treasure Island… and best of all; you can enjoy these riches every day of your life. Walt Disney
  • A love of books, of holding a book, turning its pages, looking at its pictures, and living its fascinating stories goes hand-in-hand with a love of learning.Laura Bush
  • Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers. Harry S. Truman
  • You are the same today you’ll be in five years except for two things: the people you meet and the books you read. Charlie Jones
  • You can finish school, and even make it easy, but you never finish your education, it is seldom easy. Zig Ziglar
  • Wisdom is hidden in books. You’ve got to become an avid reader in order to discover all the secrets in books. Read, read, read if you want to succeed. Start today. Danny Pettry
  • Your mind is a powerful thing. When you fill it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change. Unknown
  • My message to you is simple, keep believing, keep marching, keep building, keep raising your voice. Barack Obama
  • Think BIG! You are going to be thinking anyway, so think BIG!- Donald Trump
  • If you take risks and face your fate with dignity, there is nothing you can do that makes you small; if you don’t take risks, there is nothing you can do that makes you grand, nothing. Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. Henry Stanley Haskins
  • At the end of the day it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished… it’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better, it’s about what you’ve given back. Denzel Washington
  • If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is: infinite. William Blake
  • We grow great by dreams. All big men are dreamers. They see things if the soft haze of a spring day or in the red fire of a long winters evening.Some of us let these great dreams die, but others nourish and protect them; they nurse them through bad days until they bring them to the sunshine and the light that always comes to those who sincerely hope thai their dreams will come true. K, - Woodrow wilson
  • Success in the end erases all the mistakes along the way. - Chinese Proverb
  • I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am. Sylvia Plath
  • Success is a piece of mind which is a direct result of the self-satisfaction knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming. - John Wooden
  • You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you. Joseph Joubert
  • The secret of success is consistency of purpose. - Benjamin Disraeli
  • And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it. Roald Dahl
  • You miss 100% of the shots you don't take. - Wayne Gretzky
  • No man ever became great without many and great mistakes. - William E. Gladstone
  • The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water. Sigmund Freud
  • 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. - John D. Rockefeller
  • Build a man a fire, and he’ll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he’ll be warm for the rest of his life. Terry Pratchett
  • I can't believe that God put us on this earth just to be ordinary. - Lou Holtz
  • The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes. Marcel Proust
  • Believe that you have it, and you will have it. - Latin Proverb
  • Abandon yourself to the moment, and you will find every day new openings, new light, new insight. And those new insights will go on changing you. One day, suddenly you will see you are each moment new. Osho
  • If I had to select one quality and one personal characteristic that I regard as being most highly correlated with success, whatever the field, I would pick persistence and determination. The will to endure to the end, to get knocked down seventy times and get up off the floor saying, "Here comes number seventy one". - Richard M. Devos
  • You have to be able to tolerate what you don’t necessarily like so you can be free. Larry Flynt
  • The happiest life is that which consistently exercises and educates what is best in us. - Philip G. Hamerton
  • I believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail. William Faulkner
  • The actual is limited, the possibilities immense. - LaMartine
  • What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness. John Steinbeck
  • Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving; they make mistakes, but they do not quit. - Conrad Hilton


➪ “If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” Dalai Lama

➪ “Bad decisions make good stories.” Ellis Vidler

➪ “You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.” Jack London

➪ “A clear conscience is a sure sign of a bad memory.” Mark Twain

➪ “Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.” Terry Pratchett

➪ “When life gives you lemons, squirt someone in the eye.” Cathy Guisewite

➪ “If you’re going to be thinking, you may as well think big.” Donald Trump

➪ “The great thing about taking big chances when you’re younger is you have less to lose, and you don’t know as much. So you take big swings.”—Amy Poehler

➪ “There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.” Roger Staubach

➪ “Life is like one big Mardi Gras. But instead of showing your boobs, show people your brain, and if they like what they see, you’ll have more beads than you know what to do with.” Ellen DeGeneres.

➪ “Good things come to those who wait… greater things come to those who get off and do anything to make it happen.” Unknown

➪ “You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it.” Robin Williams

➪ “Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” Will Rogers

➪ “Be so good they can’t ignore you.” Steve Martin

➪ “I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” Groucho Marx

➪ “You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the water slide overthinking it. You have to go down the chute.” Tina Fey. 

➪ “A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.” Phyllis Diller

➪ “Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.” Conan O’Brien.

➪ “Change is not a four letter word… but often your reaction to it is!” Jeffrey Gitomer

“You should bring something into the world that wasn’t in the world before. It doesn’t matter what that is. It doesn’t matter if it’s a table or a film or gardening—everyone should create. You should do something, then sit back and say ‘I did that.’” Ricky Gervais

➪ “There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable. There is another theory which states that this has already happened.” Douglas Adams

➪ “Desperation is a necessary ingredient to learning anything, or creating anything. Period. If you ain’t desperate at some point, you ain’t interesting.” Jim Carrey

➪ “A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure.” Unknown

➪ “Look to the future, because that is where you’ll spend the rest of your life.”George Burns. 

➪ “Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door.” Kyle Chandler

➪ Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar. Sigmund Freud

➪ “History will be kind to me for I intend to write it.” Winston S. Churchill

➪ Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut. Ernest Hemingway

➪ “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” Thomas Eddison

➪ Life has a way of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once. Paulo Coelho

➪ “When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.” Mark Twain

➪ We are all born mad. Some remain so. Samuel Beckett

➪ “I was never really insane except upon occasions when my heart was touched.”
Edgar Allan Poe

➪ I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it. George Bernard Shaw

➪ Follow your passion, stay true to yourself, never follow someone else’s path unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost and you see a path then by all means you should follow that. Ellen Degeneres


Most people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so. Bertrand Russell 
Better to have, and not need, than to need, and not have. Franz Kafka 
Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future. Oscar Wilde 
You are free, and that is why you are lost. Franz Kafka 
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Kahlil Gibran 
One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die. Franz Kafka 
Never make fun of someone who mispronounces a word. It means they learned it by reading. Unknown 
From a certain point onward there is no longer any turning back. That is the point that must be reached. Franz Kafka 
Sometimes you have to shut your eyes, so you can see the real beauty. Kilian Jornet 
We shall not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time. T.S. Eliot 
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots. Rumi 
What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from. T.S. Eliot 
There’s always some truth behind “just kidding”, knowledge behind every “I don’t know”, emotions behind “I don’t care” and pain behind “it’s okay”. Unknown 
Cynicism is easy. Mimicry is easy. Optimistic contrarians are the rarest breed. Naval Ravikant 
You who suffer because you love, love still more. To die of love, is to live by it. Victor Hugo 
We are here to laugh at the odds and live our lives so well that Death will tremble to take us. Charles Bukowski 
Unless you believe, you will not understand. Augustine of Hippo 
It is not I who am strong, it is reason, it is truth. Émile Zola 
You attract what you are, not what you want. Unknown 
I focused so hard on what I wanted that I lost sight of what I deserved. Unknown 
Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work. Gustave Flaubert 
Sometimes when things are falling apart they may actually be falling into place. Unknown 
Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy. Robert A. Heinlein 
Let it all go. See what stays. Unknown 
If I love myself I love you. If I love you I love myself. Rumi 
Anything I come across that feels impossible, I probably need to take a second look. Joe Gebbia (Co-founder AirBnb) 
I rebel; therefore I exist. Albert Camus 
The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. Mark Twain 
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. Oscar Wilde 
Too much sanity may be madness and the maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be. Miguel de Cervantes 
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. Soren Kierkegaard 
Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness. Samuel Beckett 
Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much. Oscar Wilde 
The less effort, the faster and more powerful you will be. Bruce Lee 
A poet should be so crafty with words that he is envied even for his pains. Criss Jami 
Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again. C.S. Lewis 
People spend too much time doing and not enough time thinking about what they should be doing. Naval Ravikant 
Goodness makes greatness truly valuable, and greatness make goodness much more serviceable. Matthew Henry 
Learn to judge your moves by their long-term effects on people. Robert Greene 
You must realize that one day you will die. Until then you are worthless. Chuck Palahniuk 
The best fighter is never angry. Lao Tzu 
Do not think you will necessarily be aware of your own enlightenment. Dogen 
Nothing has more strength than dire necessity. Euripides 
Do not judge, and you will never be mistaken. Jean Jacques Rousseau 
Life is a constant process of dying. Arthur Schopenhauer 
Do not ask for what you will wish you had not got. Seneca 
he deeper thought is, the taller it becomes. Dejan Stojanovic 
If you suddenly stumble upon the right door, you will not be able to recognize that it is right. Osho 
To do two things at once is to do neither. Publilius Syrus 
You have to die a few times before you can really live. Charles Bukowski 
Conscience doth make cowards of us all. William Shakespeare 
Live so that you can at least get the benefit of the doubt. Kin Hubbard 
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. Lao Tzu 
To find yourself, think for yourself. Socrates 
The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. Mark Twain 
You are judges in this world by how well you bring things to an end. A messy or incomplete conclusion can reverberate for years to come. Robert Greene


⍞ You have to be odd to be number one. Dr. Seuss

⍞ My father used to say, “don’t raise your voice improve your argument”. Unknown

⍞ When thinking about life, remember this: no amount of guild can change the past, and no amount of anxiety can change the future.

⍞ I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right. Muhammad 
Ali Jinnah

⍞ People cry, not because they’re weak. It’s because they’ve been strong for too long. Johnny Depp

⍞ Don’t look back unless you’re planning to go that way. Unknown

⍞ Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.Terry Pratchett

⍞ Don’t talk unless you can improve the silence. Jorge Luis Borges⍞ If you think, then you will be prepared. If you are prepared, then you will have no worries. Li Ka Shing⍞ You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. Buddha⍞ I long to accomplish a great and noble tasks, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker. Helen Keller⍞ Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something. Plato⍞ The most important things are the hardest to say, because words diminish them. Stephen King⍞ Saying nothing sometimes says the most. Emily Dickinson⍞ To be blind is not miserable; not to be able to bear blindness, that is miserable. John Milton⍞ Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself. Plutarch⍞ Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly. Plutarch⍞ Genius might be the ability to say a profound thing in a simple way. Charles Bukowski⍞ Truth, and goodness, and beauty are but different faces of the same all. Ralph Waldo Emerson⍞ A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears. Michel de Montaigne⍞ Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know. Michel de Montaigne⍞ Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. W.B. Yeats⍞ If you make friends with yourself you will never be alone. Maxwell Maltz⍞ We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be. Kurt Vonnegut

⍞ A harmful truth is better than a useful lie. Thomas Mann

⍞ If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything. Mark Twain⍞ Please all, and you will please none. Aesop


⌛ Beware the barrenness of a busy life. Socrates 

⌛ Life is the sum of all your choices. Albert Camus

⌛ Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. Soren Kierkegaard

⌛ The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. Nicolas Chamfort

⌛ The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time. Jack London

⌛ My mission: to be so busy loving my life that I have no time for hate, regret, worry, fret, or fear. Unknown

⌛ Life is all about balance. You don’t always need to be getting stuff done. Sometimes it’s perfectly okay, and absolutely necessary, to shut down, kick back, and do nothing. Lori Deschene

⌛ You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. Albert Camus

⌛ Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive. Elbert Hubbard

⌛ If you’re afraid to die, you will not be able to live. James A. Baldwin

⌛ That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet. Emily Dickinson

⌛ An unexamined life is not worth living. Socrates

⌛ What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality. Plutarch

⌛ Take rest; a field that has rested gives a bountiful crop. Ovid

⌛ I can never read all the books I want; I can never be all the people I want and live all the lives I want. I can never train myself in all the skills I want. And why do I want? I want to live and feel all the shades, tones and variations of mental and physical experience possible in my life. And I am horribly limited. Sylvia Plath

⌛ Better pass boldly into that other world, in the full glory of some passion, than fade and wither dismally with age. James Joyce

⌛ It is necessary to have wished for death in order to know how good it is to live. Alexandre Dumas

⌛ Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

⌛ Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is always interesting. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

⌛ The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have. Norman Vincent Peale

⌛ Listening to your own heart, you will start moving in the right direction, without ever thinking of what is right and what is wrong. Osho

⌛ Listen to the new, go with the new. I know you are afraid. In spite of the fear, go with the new, and your life will become richer and richer and you will be able one day to release your imprisoned splendor. Osho

⌛ You have to have a dream so you can get up in the morning. Billy Wilder

⌛ You can change your world by changing your words… Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue. Joel Osteen

⌛ As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters. Seneca

⌛ Maybe that’s what life is… a wink of the eye and winking stars. Jack Kerouac


Love and work… work and love, that’s all there is. ➢ Sigmund Freud

Love is space and time measured by the heart.
  Marcel Proust

If you have the ability to love, love yourself first. 
 Charles Bukowski

The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved.
  Victor Hugo

If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded. 
 Maya Angelou

If you give, you will be blessed. 
 Joel Osteen

Be loving towards yourself, then you will be able to love others too.

If you can grow in love, you will grow in awareness. If you grow in awareness, you will grow in love.

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. 
 John F. Kennedy

No one is sent by accident to anyone. 

If you are still looking for that one person who will change your life, take a look in the mirror.
  Roman Price

We love the things we love for what they are. 
 Robert Frost

Never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary. 
 Oscar Wilde

If you want to be loved, be lovable. 

If you judge people, you have no time to love them. 
 Mother Teresa

Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we’ll ever do. 
 Brené Brown

Be the love you never received. 

Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence. 
 Henry David Thoreau

If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life. 
 Oscar Wilde

Men always want to be a woman’s first love – women like to be a man’s last romance. 
 Oscar Wilde

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. 
 Oscar Wilde

Work on being in love with the person in the mirror who has been through so much but is still standing. 

Never stop showing someone how much they mean to you. 

The best kiss is the one that has been exchanged a thousand times between the eyes before it reaches the lips. 

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. 
 William Shakespeare

Being with you and not being with you is the only way I have to measure time. 
 Jorge Luis Borges

Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken. 
 Albert Camus

When you love someone, you love the person as they are, and not as you’d like them to be. 
 Leo Tolstoy

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love. 
 Leo Tolstoy

We loved with a love that was more than love. 
 Edgar Allan Poe


That man is a success who has lived well, laughed often and loved much. Robert Louis Stevenson 

The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. Marshall Ferdinand Foch

If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time. Marcel Proust

Some men see things as they are and say, ‘Why?’ I dream of things that never were and say, ‘Why not? ’George Bernard Shaw

You’ll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine. John C. Maxwell

Don’t think about what can happen in a month. Don’t think about what can happen in a year. Just focus on the 24 hours in front of you and do what you can to get closer to where you want to be.

It is now how good you are, it’s how good you want to be. Unknown

When you’re not concerned with succeeding, you can work with complete freedom. Larry David

Feed your body. Feed your soul. Feed your dream. Bust out! Awiakta

Without leaps of imagination, or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. Gloria Steinem

Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If you care enough for a result, you will most certainly attain it. William James

Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results. William James

Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire. Napoleon Hill

No matter what challenges or setbacks and disappointments you may encounter along the way, you will find true success and happiness if you have only one goal. There really is only one. And that is this: to fulfill the highest most truthful expression of yourself as a human being. You want to max out your humanity by using your energy to lift yourself up, your family and the people around you. Oprah Winfrey

The most successful people are those who are good at plan B. James Yorke

Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination. Oscar Wilde

Some are born great, others achieve greatness. William Shakespeare

If you seek truth you will not seek victory by dishonorable means, and if you find truth you will become invincible. Epictetus

Seek not greatness, but seek truth and you will find both. Horace Mann

Nothing is more powerful than an idea whose time has come. Victor Hugo

In dreams begin responsibilities. W. B. Yeats

To be prepared is half the victory. Miguel de Cervantes

There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth. Leo Tolstoy

The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success?  Larry Flynt

Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours. Les Brown

The only wealth which you will keep forever is the wealth you have given away. Marcus Aurelius

Liberate the minds of men and ultimately you will liberate the bodies of men. Marcus Garvey

You will be as much value to others as you have been to yourself. Marcus Tullius Cicero

Remember you will not always win. Some days, the most resourceful individual will taste defeat. But there is, in this case, always tomorrow – after you have done your best to achieve success today. Maxwell Maltz

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire – you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away. Denis Waitley

No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself. Denis Waitley

You can calculate the worth of a man by the number of his enemies. Gustave Flaubert

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight. Jim Rohn

Do well and you will have no need for ancestors. Voltaire


➧ I am not a teacher, but an awakener. Robert Frost➧ Experience, travel – These are an education in themselves. Euripides➧ Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as a hard duty. Albert Einstein➧ Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence. Robert Frost➧ Education is not the filling of a pail, but rather the lighting of a fire. W. B. Yeats➧ Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing, the rest is mere sheep-herding. Ezra Pound➧ Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one’s hand. Ezra Pound
➧ I think if you can get people to laugh, you can get people to listen. Arlen Specter➧ Don’t just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it. Jim Rohn➧ A book must be the ax for the frozen sea within us. Franz Kafka➧ I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think. Socrates➧ Beware of false knowledge; it is more dangerous than ignorance. George Bernard Shaw➧ I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library. Jorge Luis Borges➧ If one cannot enjoy reading a book over and over again, there is no use in reading it at all. Oscar Wilde➧ It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it. Oscar Wilde➧ You can never be overdressed or overeducated. Oscar Wilde➧ The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence. Denis Waitley➧ One of the greatest gifts you can give to anyone is the gift of attention. Jim Rohn➧ A good example is the best sermon you can ever preach. Navjot Singh Sidhu➧ Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. Nelson Mandela➧ Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them. Henry Steele Commager
➧ The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. Plutarch➧ Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world. Maria Montessori➧ If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten. Rudyard Kipling➧ Patience can become second nature, if taught early enough. One of those gifts to your children for which you will be hated first and loved later. Marlene Dietrich➧ There is no friend as loyal as a book. Ernest Hemingway➧ I have never let my schooling interfere with my education. Mark Twain➧ If every day is an awakening, you will never grow old. You will just keep growing. Gail Sheehy➧ You can only maintain your interest if you’re travelling more in ignorance than knowledge. Chris Morris➧ It’s amazing how much you can learn if your intentions are truly earnest. Chuck Berry➧ Well you can’t teach the poetry, but you can teach the craft. David Hockney➧ A room without books is like a body without a soul. Cicero➧ There’s nothing you can know that isn’t known. John Lennon➧ You can learn so much from children, and you can give them so much. Nastassja Kinski

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