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101 Inspirational Quotes

101 Inspirational Quotes

"Far away there in the sunshine are my highest

aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and
see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where
they lead." - Louisa May Alcott

"Believe in yourself and there will come a day when

others will have no choice but to believe with you."
- Cynthia Kersey

"Find the good. It's all around you. Find it, showcase it
and you'll start believing in it." - Jesse Owens

"You can conquer almost any fear if you will make up

your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn't exist
anywhere except in the mind." - Dale Carnegie

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"Within you right now is the power to do things you never

dreamed possible. This power becomes available to you
just as soon as you can change your beliefs"
- Dr. Maxwell Maltz

"When you get into a tight place and everything goes

against you, never give up then, for that is just the time
that the tide will turn." - Harriet Stowe

"You will find yourself refreshed by the presence of

cheerful people. Why not make earnest effort to confer
that pleasure on others? Half the battle is gained if you
never allow yourself to say anything gloomy."
- Lydia M. Child

"Everyone who has ever taken a shower has had an

idea. It's the person who gets out of the shower, dries
off, and does something about it that makes a
difference." - Nolan Bushnell

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"Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were

watching." - Thomas Jefferson

"The first step toward success is taken when you refuse

to be a captive of the environment in which you first find
yourself." - Mark Caine

"A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights
in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all
sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow
absent before we changed." - Earl Nightingale

"Our self image and our habits tend to go together.

Change one and you will automatically change the
other." - Dr. Maxwell Maltz

"No great thing is created suddenly." - Epictetus

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"I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good
therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show
to any fellow creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer
or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again."
- William Penn

"A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to

persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming
obstacles." - Christopher Reeve

"Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes

true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification
but through fidelity to a worthy purpose." - Helen Keller

"One of the secrets of success is to refuse to let

temporary setbacks defeat us." - Mary Kay

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"When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a

stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a
hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it.
Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I
know it was not that blow that did it - but all that had
gone before." - Jacob Riis

"Give to the world the best you have, and the best will
come back to you." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most

certain way to succeed is always to try one more time."
- Thomas Edison

"The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by

skeptics or cynics whose horizons are limited by obvious
realities. We need men and women who can dream of
things that never were...” - John F. Kennedy

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101 Inspirational Quotes

"The difference in winning and losing is most often... not

quitting." - Walt Disney

"Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone."

- Thomas Carlyle

"Fearlessness is not the absence of fear. It's the mastery

of fear. It's about getting up one more time than we fall
down." - Arianna Huffington

"Today I will do what others won't, so tomorrow I can

accomplish what others can't." - Jerry Rice

"The money I have is in direct proportion to the value I've

given to others. The more I give of myself, incredibly, the
more economic power comes my way." - Tod Barnhart

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"People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve

outstanding success because they don't know when to
quit. Most men succeed because they are determined
to." - George E. Allen

"Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years.

People grow old by deserting their ideals. You are as
young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as
your self-confidence, as old as your fear; as young as
your hope, as old as your despair." - Douglas MacArthur

"Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you'll be
able to see farther." - J.P. Morgan

"Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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"Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape

you; be careful the friends you choose for you will
become like them." - W. Clement Stone

"Reflect upon your present blessings, of which every

man has plenty; not on your past misfortunes, of which
all men have some." - Charles Dickens

"The world cares very little about what a man or woman

knows; it is what the man or woman is able to do that
counts." - Booker T. Washington

"The road to happiness lies in two simple principles: find

what it is that interests you and that you can do well, and
when you find it put your whole soul into it - every bit of
energy and ambition and natural ability you have."
- John D. Rockefeller

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"You can achieve anything you want in life if you have

the courage to dream it, the intelligence to make a
realistic plan, and the will to see that plan through to the
end." - Sidney A. Friedman

"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now.

Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you
happy in the future. Every minute should be enjoyed and
savoured." - Earl Nightingale

"I have never been a millionaire. But I have enjoyed a

crackling fire, a glorious sunset, a walk with a friend and
a hug from a child. There are plenty of life's tiny delights
for all of us." - Jack Anthony

"It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which,

more than anything else, will affect its successful
outcome." - William James

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"A positive attitude is perhaps more important at home

than anywhere else. As spouses and parents, one of our
most vital roles is to help those we love feel good about
themselves." - Keith Harrell

"I am more and more convinced that our happiness or

our unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet
the events of life than on the nature of those events
themselves." - Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt

"There are no limitations to the mind except those we

acknowledge; both poverty and riches are the offspring
of thought." - Napoleon Hill

"It's our attitude in life that determines life's attitude

toward us." - Earl Nightingale

"All our dreams can come true - if we have the courage

to pursue them." - Walt Disney

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"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in

rising every time we fall." - Nelson Mandela

"Happiness is found in doing. Not merely in possessing."

- Napoleon Hill

"Fix your eyes forward on what you can do, not back on
what you cannot change." - Tom Clancy

"Obstacles can't stop you. Problems can't stop you. Most

of all, other people can't stop you. Only you can stop
you." - Jeffrey Gitomer

"Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by

the seeds you plant." - Robert Louis Stevenson

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“Whatever you can do or think you can do, begin it. For
boldness has magic, power, and genius in it."
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a

day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and
something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it
lasts forever." - Lance Armstrong

"We lift ourselves by our thought. If you want to enlarge

your life, you must first enlarge your thought of it and of
yourself. Hold the ideal of yourself as you long to be,
always everywhere." - Orison Swett Marden

"What lies behind us, and what lies before us, are tiny
matters compared to what lies within us."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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"If you have the courage to step outside of your comfort

zone, you will not only be amazed by the marvel and
sights of the world, but also with the wonders that lay
deep within yourself." - Rosanna Ienco

"Make each day useful and cheerful and prove that you
know the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth
will be happy, old age without regret and life a beautiful
success." - Louisa May Alcott

"I began learning long ago that those who are happiest
are those who do the most for others."
- Booker T. Washington

“It matters not what a person is born, but whom they

choose to be.” - J. K. Rowling

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"We will receive not what we idly wish for but what we
justly earn. Our rewards will always be in exact
proportion to our service." - Earl Nightingale

“You are younger today than you will ever be again.

Make use of it for the sake of tomorrow.”
- Norman Cousins

"Concentrate all your thoughts on the task as hand. The

sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus."
- Alexander Graham Bell

"You must be the change you wish to see in the world."

- Mahatma Gandhi

"The two most powerful warriors are patience and time."

- Leo Tolstoy

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"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you

take your eyes off the goal." - Henry Ford

"You can make more friends in two months by becoming

interested in other people than you can in two years by
trying to get other people interested in you."
- Dale Carnegie

"All successful people men and women are big

dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal
in every respect, and then they work every day toward
their distant vision, that goal or purpose." - Brian Tracy

"Energy and persistence conquer all things."

- Benjamin Franklin

"As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I

just watch what they do." - Andrew Carnegie

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"Success depends on getting good at saying no without

feeling guilty. You cannot get ahead with your own goals
if you are always saying yes to someone else's projects.
You can only get ahead with your desired lifestyle if you
are focused on the things that will produce that lifestyle."
- Jack Canfield

"In the confrontation between the stream and the rock,

the stream always wins, not through strength but by
perseverance." - H. Jackson Brown

"The Law of Probabilities says the more things you try,

the more likely one of them will work. The more books
you read, the more likely one of them will have an
answer to a question that could solve the major
problems of your life.” - Jack Canfield

"Skill to do comes of doing." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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"It doesn't matter who you are, where you come from.
The ability to triumph begins with you. Always."
- Oprah Winfrey

"Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start
where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may
have at your command, and better tools will be found as
you go along." - Napoleon Hill

"Success and failure. We think of them as opposites, but

they're really not. They're companions - the hero and the
sidekick." - Laurence Shames

"If you believe in quality and act in all your business

dealings with total integrity, the rest will take care of
itself." - Frank Perdue

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"The only thing even in this world are the number of

hours in a day. The difference in winning or losing is
what you do with those hours." - Woody Hayes

"Failure is the opportunity to begin again, more

intelligently." - Henry Ford

"Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you
can do." - John Wooden

"Pray as if everything depended upon God, and work as

if everything depended upon man." - Francis Spellman

"I have found no greater satisfaction than achieving

success through honest dealing and strict adherence to
the view that, for you to gain, those you deal with should
gain as well." - Alan Greenspan

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"Effort, not ability, makes the biggest difference in

achievement." - Bill Clinton

"People are always blaming their circumstances for what

they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people
who get on in this world are the people who get up and
look for the circumstances they want, and if they can't
find them, make them. " - George Bernard Shaw

"The big secret in life is that there is no big secret.

Whatever your goal, you can get there if you're willing to
work." - Oprah Winfrey

"The man who chases two rabbits catches neither."

- Confucius

"Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the

children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate
achievements." - Napoleon Hill

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"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the

life you have imagined." - Henry David Thoreau

"So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then

they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the
will, they soon become inevitable." - Christopher Reeve

"Four short words sum up what has lifted most

successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more.
They did all that was expected of them and a little bit
more." - Lou Vickery

"We are what we repeatedly do." - Aristotle

"When we accept tough jobs as a challenge and wade

into them with joy and enthusiasm, miracles can
happen." - Arland Gilbert

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"If you are going through hell, keep going."

- Winston Churchill

"Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal.

My strength lies solely in my tenacity." - Louis Pasteur

"Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your

life, because you become what you believe"
- Oprah Winfrey

"You make the world a better place by making yourself a

better person." - Scott Sorrell

"I do not think there is any other quality so essential to

success of any kind as the quality of perseverance."
- John D. Rockefeller

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"A champion is one who gets up even when he can't."

- Jack Dempsey

"If one advances confidently in the direction of his

dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has
imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in
common hours." - Henry David Thoreau

"A great drive, a powerful determination and a

consuming desire will easily compensate for a little or
limited talent." - Robert Schuller

"Your self-image sets the boundaries of your

accomplishment." - Maxwell Maltz

"Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and

begin at once, whether you ready or not, to put this plan
into action." - Napolean Hill

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"Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds

confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do
not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy."
- Dale Carnegie

“Dreams become reality through consistent application.”

- Dr. Anthony Fernando

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