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Best life quotes - Inspirational life quotes
Best Inspirational quotes and life quotes
Inspirational quotes have always provided me the motivation that I needed for that moment in life, I took the time to share some of them with you. All of us need reminders and inspiration to gently nudge us along, to reach for the stars. Here are some thought provoking quotes from some well known authors to which I have added some of my thoughts, taking a clue from my favorite author Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Read on and be inspired ...
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day. - Thornton Wilder
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible. Arthur C. Clarke
Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant. There is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks. - Johann Gottfried Von Herder
“Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Choices and Changes in Life Quotation
We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them. -Kahlil Gibran
If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. - Andrew Carnegie
What today will be like is up to me. I get to choose what kind of day I will have! - Sculptor's Attitude.
"I take nothing for granted. I now have only good days, or great days." -Lance Armstrong
Be yourself; no base imitator of another, but your best self - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. - Abraham Lincoln
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph of principles. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change." - Charles Darwin
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will. - Zig Ziglar
“You cannot tailor-make the situations in life, but you can tailor-make the attitudes to fit those situations.” - Zig Ziglar
Self Esteem, self belief and self confidence quotes
Belief consists in accepting the affirmations of the soul; unbelief, in denying them.- Ralph Waldo Emerson
He has not learned the lesson of life who does not every day surmount a fear - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try. - Beverly Sills
Confidence is that feeling by which the mind embarks in great and honorable courses with a sure hope and trust in itself. – Cicero
"Faith in oneself is the best and safest course." - Michelangelo,
You can do very little with faith, but you can do nothing without it." - Samuel Butler
"We must look for ways to be an active force in our own lives. We must take charge of our own destinies, design a life of substance and truly begin to live our dreams." – Les Brown
"One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar." - Helen Keller
"Do not be too timid or squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment." - Ralph Waldo Emerson
A soul without a high aim is like a ship without a rudder. - Eileen Caddy
Our destiny changes with our thought; we shall become what we wish to become, do what we wish to do, when our habitual thought corresponds with our desire. - Orison Swett Marden
Control your destiny or somebody else will. - Jack Welch
Work and Ambition quotes
"There is a loftier ambition than merely to stand high in the world. It is to stoop down and lift mankind a little higher."- Henry Van Dyke
All achievements, all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.- Napoleon Hill
I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. - Thomas Jefferson
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held its ground. - unknown
Will someone else's life be brighter tomorrow because of what you have done today? - William Arthur Ward
Adopt the pace of nature. Her secret is patience – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
Success and happiness are not matters of chance but choice.- Zig Ziglar
Inspirational life Quotes - from My Understanding of Life
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know -.Ralph Waldo Emerson
I decided to take a cue from Emerson whom I always love to quote. I decided to tell what I know…
I know, I am confident, but I cannot be sure until I have really tried it!
You don’t have to work too hard to learn, just listen to what happens around you and apply it.
Learning does not happen in a fixed environment; it happens every moment that you open your mind to learn.
Humility makes one consider the ideas of others, while pride shuns them.
When you know what is not good for you why hang on to it?
If you love someone show it, if you don’t life is wasted.
Love is like a tree that takes time to grow to its fullest potential. When you plant the seed in the dust it seems lost, but then it grows, you need to single it out, give it attention and it will bear you fruit for generations.
Don’t hoard love, just give it away: it will come back to you, more than you can hold!
My days are very happy, because I they are neither too busy, nor are they too packed to enjoy the people Life has gifted me with.
You need not say much, sometimes a simple touch, a look, a hug will do the job better.
Live like a king dispersing your love generously, but learn to count and treasure every moment of it.
I don’t have to agree with everyone, but I can choose to differ with grace.
To sit in judgment of others, is to close the door of compassion and humanity in my life.
Fear, Negativity and other attitude quotes by sofs
Change the way you talk and you will change your life.
Laughter rings out like a bell, everyone gathers at your table, complaining drives away company and leaves you to have your fill of misery.
A product that sells is well thought out, well advertised, why hide your life under the blanket of fear?
Fear hinders you from achieving anything, but faith inspires you to reach greater heights.
Negativity is the sure fire route to bitterness and failure.
Advice quotes by sofs
Look at the life of those who offer advice and then decide if you should accept it.
It is easier to break than build. Easy means nothing.
Build your marriage, it is hard work, but it is worth the effort.
Build up your children they will make you proud. Teach them to love, respect and value and you will impact generations to come.
Facing difficult times
Many are the trials in life, we are made by the way we face them.
Sorrow and joy are a part of life, why magnify the difficult?
Tears do fall from my eyes, they are the cleansing of my soul.
I may fall down, but I never remain there, the hope in me catapults me to greater heights, all the time.
When I stay positive, I find favor, people call it luck, but I know it is Hope, the essence of life.
When I get up in the morning and hear the song birds sing, I know that they thank their creator. Why should I be any different?