Quotes About Inspirational

Quotes tagged as "inspirational" (showing 151-180 of 3,000)
J.K. Rowling
“It was, he thought, the difference between being dragged into the arena to face a battle to the death and walking into the arena with your head held high. Some people, perhaps, would say that there was little to choose between the two ways, but Dumbledore knew - and so do I, thought Harry, with a rush of fierce pride, and so did my parents - that there was all the difference in the world.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

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

Rumi
“Dance, when you're broken open. Dance, if you've torn the bandage off. Dance in the middle of the fighting. Dance in your blood. Dance when you're perfectly free.”
Rumi

Voltaire
“‎Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.”
Voltaire

Stephen Hawking
“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.”
Stephen Hawking

Sarah Dessen
“You should never be surprised when someone treats you with respect, you should expect it.”
Sarah Dessen, Keeping the Moon

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have
“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any.”
Alice Walker

“‎Though nobody can go back and make a new beginning... Anyone can start over and make a new ending.”
Chico Xavier

William G.T. Shedd
“A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.”
William G.T. Shedd

Markus Zusak
“Maybe everyone can live beyond what they're capable of.”
Markus Zusak, I Am the Messenger

Rumi
“You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?”
Rumi

A.A. Milne
“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.”
A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

Gordon B. Hinckley
“Try a little harder to be a little better.”
Gordon B. Hinckley

Charles M. Schulz
“What's the good of living if you don't try a few things?”
Charles M. Schulz

J.K. Rowling
“Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Abraham Lincoln
“And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years.”
Abraham Lincoln

Lois McMaster Bujold
“Reputation is what other people know about you. Honor is what you know about yourself.”
Lois McMaster Bujold, A Civil Campaign

Jon Krakauer
“Happiness [is] only real when shared”
Jon Krakauer, Into the Wild

Margaret Walker
“When I was about eight, I decided that the most wonderful thing, next to a human being, was a book.”
Margaret Walker

Bette Midler
“The worst part of success is trying to find someone who is happy for you.”
Bette Midler

P.C. Cast
“Remember, darkness does not always equate to evil, just as light does not always bring good.”
P.C. Cast, Betrayed

Kazuo Ishiguro
“There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this one.”
Kazuo Ishiguro

Eckhart Tolle
“The past has no power over the present moment.”
Eckhart Tolle

Dr. Seuss
“I meant what I said and I said what I meant. An elephant's faithful one-hundred percent!”
Dr. Seuss, Horton Hatches the Egg

Laurie Halse Anderson
“When people don't express themselves, they die one piece at a time.”
Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak

J.K. Rowling
“There are some things you can't share without ending up liking each other, and knocking out a twelve-foot mountain troll is one of them.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

C. JoyBell C.
“I have come to accept the feeling of not knowing where I am going. And I have trained myself to love it. Because it is only when we are suspended in mid-air with no landing in sight, that we force our wings to unravel and alas begin our flight. And as we fly, we still may not know where we are going to. But the miracle is in the unfolding of the wings. You may not know where you're going, but you know that so long as you spread your wings, the winds will carry you.”
C. JoyBell C.

Adrienne Rich
“There must be those among whom we can sit down and weep and still be counted as warriors.”
Adrienne Rich

Paulo Coelho
“Nothing in the world is ever completely wrong. Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.”
Paulo Coelho, Brida

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

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