Quotes tagged with inspirational (487 quotes found)

Alexandre Dumas
There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness. We must have felt what it is to die, Morrel, that we may appreciate the enjoyments of life.
inspirational  wisdom  hope  # 499
Martin Luther King Jr.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
inspirational  # 503
John Lennon
When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.
life  inspirational  # 520
Arthur Schopenhauer
Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see.
inspirational  talent  # 521
Martin Luther King Jr.
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
inspirational  # 524
Ayn Rand
Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach. The world you desire can be won. It exists.. it is real.. it is possible.. it's yours.
life  inspirational  # 534
Emily Dickinson
Hope is the thing with feathers
C. JoyBell C.
You can talk with someone for years, everyday, and still, it won't mean as much as what you can have when you sit in front of someone, not saying a word, yet you feel that person with your heart, you feel like you have known the person for forever.... connections are made with the heart, not the tongue.
Maya Angelou
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Paulo Coelho
Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worst kind of suffering.
inspirational  # 570
Rick Riordan
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
life  inspirational  meaning  # 573
John Milton
The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven..
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
life  inspirational  # 601
Chad Sugg
If you're reading this...
Martin Luther King Jr.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
inspirational  # 622
Lloyd Alexander
Fantasy is hardly an escape from reality. It's a way of understanding it.