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101 Inspiring Quotes

(List in Progress)

  1. Sometimes, the only way to stay sane is to go a little crazy — Girl, Interrupted (Movie)
  2. Perhaps a lunatic was simply a minority of one — George Orwell, 1984 (Book)
  3. Prayer does not change God, but changes him who prays — Søren Kierkegaard
  4. Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring – Marilyn Monroe
  5. The wisest person knows he knows nothing — Socrates
  6. Life is really simple, but we insist on making in complicated — Confucius
  7. Tears are the safety valve of the heart when too much pressure is laid on it — Albert Smith
  8. The heart has reasons that reason does not understand — J. Benigne Bossvel
  9. The life that counts must toil and fight, must hate the wrong and love the right, must stand for truth by day, by night — Anonymous
  10. The more you know about the unknown, the more you actually understand how little you know. It makes you humble and brings you back to the world of wonders, miracles and magic — Thomas Herold
  11. People who shine from within don’t need the spotlight — Rick Warren
  12. Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do — Benjamin Spock
  13. We love because it’s the only true adventure — Nikki Giovanni
  14. Learn to listen like a teddy bear, with ears open and mouth closed tight. Learn to forgive like a teddy bear, with an open heart, not caring who is right. Learn to love like a teddy bear, with arms open and imperfect eyesight — Anonymous kid at Covenant House
  15. If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. Don’t complain — Maya Angelou
  16. A bad day is just another day of learning. Make the best of it and stop complaining — Binsar Pakpahan
  17. There is much in the world to make us afraid. There is much more in our faith to make us unafraid — Frederick W. Cropp
  18. The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart — Helen Keller
  19. We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love — Dr. Seuss
  20. You can be deeply certain, and slightly doubtful. You can be scared, and really, really ready — Danielle LaPorte
  21. It’s more intriguing to be sexy in a less obvious way — Emma Watson
  22. The two hardest tests on the spiritual road are the patience to wait for the right moment and the courage not to be disappointed with what we encounter — Paulo Coelho, Veronica Decided to Die (Book)
  23. A ‘No’ uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble — Mohandas Gandhi
  24. They say to love is to die a little… Ah, but not to love, I’d rather live in purgatory! — Heloise in Stealing Heaven (Movie)
  25. Sometimes our best decisions are the ones that don’t make sense at all — How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
  26. A child can teach an adult three things: to be happy for no reason, to always be busy with something, and to know how to demand with all his might that which he desires — Paulo Coelho
  27. Life is full of miracles, but they’re not always the ones we pray for — Eve Arden
  28. In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different — Coco Chanel
  29. Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out — Václav Havel
  30. There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle — Albert Einstein
  31. 20 years from now you will be disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the one’s you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover — Mark Twain
  32. We shall have to repent in this generation, not so much for the evil deeds of the wicked people, but for the appalling silence of the good people. — Martin Luther King, Jr.
  33. There is no such thing as a hopeless situation. Every single circumstances of your life can change! -– Rhonda Byrne
  34. Smile, breathe and go slowly. –- Thich Nhat Hanh
  35. If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself –- Albert Einstein
  36. Don’t forget that in the midst of all your pain and heartache, you are surrounded by beauty, the wonder of Creation, art, your music and culture, the sounds of laughter and love, of whispered hopes and celebrations, of new life and transformation, of reconciliation and forgiveness. — William P. Young
  37. The only way to be happy is to love. Unless you love, your life will flash by. Do good to them. Wonder. Hope.
    Help each other. Love everyone. Every leaf. Every ray of light. Forgive. — The Tree of Life (2011 Movie)
  38. Our lives are difficult. Our losses are great sometimes. So grieve. Struggle. Find your way back on your own terms and in your own way. — One Tree Hill
  39. The soul always knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the mind. — Caroline Myss
  40. Every happening, great and small, is a parable whereby God speaks to us, and the art of life is to get the message. -– Malcolm Muggeridge
  41. All around the world, we are gazing skyward waiting for God… Never realizing that God is waiting for us. — Dan Brown
  42. We must get our hearts broken sometimes. This is a good sign, having a broken heart. It means we have tried for something. — Elizabeth Gilbert
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