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Great inspirational quotes

Updated on January 15, 2011

Inspirational Quotations

   How a person masters his fate is more important than what his fate is.
  ~Author : Wilhelm von Humboldt Famous Inspirational Quotes a

   Whatever we possess becomes of double value When we have the opportunity of sharing it with others.
  ~Author : Bouilly Inspirational Sayings

   Inflation is bringing us true democracy. For the first time in history, luxuries and necessities are selling at the same price.
  ~Author : Robert Orben Nice Quotes

   Dans ce pays-ci il est bon de tuer de temps en temps un amiral pour encourager les autres. (In this country England it is thought well to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others. from Candide)
  ~Author : Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire Great Sayings

   Consider your origin you were not born to live like brutes, but to follow virtue and knowledge.
  ~Author : Dante Alighieri Meaningful Sayings

   Elegance does not consist in putting on a new dress.
  ~Author : Coco Chanel Popular Sayings

   A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.
  ~Author : Theodore Roosevelt Wise Quotes

   I could not at any age be content to take my place in a corner by the fireside and simply look on.
  ~Author : Eleanor Roosevelt Witty Sayings

   If you have only one smile in you, give it to the people you love. Don't be surly at home, then go out in the street and start grinning 'Good morning' at total strangers.
  ~Author : Maya Angelou Motivational Sayings

   A large income is the best recipe for happiness I ever heard of.
  ~Author : Jane Austen Famous Quotes

   Intellectually, I know that America is no better than any other country; emotionally I know she is better than every other country.
  ~Author : Sinclair Lewis Inspirational Sayings

   Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds.
  ~Author : George Eliot Nice Quotes


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      Journalists cover words and delude themselves into thinking they have committed journalism. Hedrick Smith Popular Quotes

      If American men are obsessed with money, American women are obsessed with weight. The men talk of gain, the women talk of loss, and I do not know which talk is the more boring. Marya Mannes Inspirational Sayings

      What happens if a big asteroid hits Earth ? Judging from realistic simulations involving a sledge hammer and a common laboratory frog, we can assume it will be pretty bad. Dave Barry Nice Quotes

      If you are very valiant, it is a god, I think, who gave you this gift. Homer Motivational Sayings

      Never esteem anything as an advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect. Marcus Aelius Aurelius Meaningful Sayings

      Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing which men have. . . comes from virtue. Socrates Famous Sayings

      If there is no wind, row. Latin Proverb Wise Quotes

      Philosophers should consider the fact that the greatest happiness principle can easily be made an excuse for a benevolent dictatorship. We should replace it by a more modest and more realistic principle - the principle that the fight against avoidable misery should be a recognized aim of public policy, while the increase of happiness should be left, in the main, to private initiative. Karl Popper Witty Sayings

      Enjoy your own life without comparing it with that of another. Marquis de Condorcet Great Sayings

      Advertisements... contain the only truths to be relied on in a newspaper. Thomas Jefferson Letter to Nathaniel Macon January 12 1819 Popular Quotes

      Failure is only postponed success as long as courage coaches ambition. The habit of persistence is the habit of victory. Herbert Kaufman Inspirational Sayings

      There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love. Martin Luther King Jr Nice Quotes

      Reason is man's instrument for arriving at the truth, intelligence is man's instrument for manipulating the world more successfully the former is essentially human, the latter belongs to the animal part of man. Erich Fromm Motivational Sayings

      He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else. Benjamin Franklin Meaningful Sayings

      Support by United States rulers is rather in the nature of the support that the rope gives to a hanged man. Nikita Khrushchev Famous Sayings

      Desperation is sometimes as powerful an inspirer as genius. Benjamin Disraeli Wise Quotes

      A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles. Mignon McLaughlin Witty Sayings

      Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes. Benjamin Disraeli Great Sayings