Be inspired by these famous quotes, let them add a positive thought
to your day!
Distinguished, influential and some great people share their wisdom in
these famous quotes. Famous people who share their inspirational quotes
on life, success, and love. Also, find short and funny famous quotes.
Many of these quotes have stood the test of time due to the wise words
of these well known, experienced people. We can always learn from those who have had
success because in life and in love, to have success also means that they have
experienced failure and disappointment.
Short to the point quotes also drive home the message in a few words. You
will find inspiring awesome quotes in these.
And, let these quotations by influential people bring a smile
to your face as you can relate to their powerful words.
Quotes by Famous People
Be encouraged by these famous words from some famous people! Quotes
that provide encouragement and some that are thought provoking.
When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.
There are three things you can do with your life: You can waste it, you can spend it, or you can invest it. The best use of your life is to invest it in something that will last longer than your time on Earth.
"We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty."
Famous words of Maya Angelou
You only pass through this life once, you don't come back for an encore.
"Never rest on your laurels. Nothing wilts faster than a laurel sat upon."
"You could be the world's best garbage man, the world's best model; it
don't matter what you do if you're the best."
Muhammad Ali (famous words to encourage you to be the best at whatever you do)
"Peace begins with a smile."
A well known quote by Mother Teresa
"In the long run, the sharpest weapon of all is a kind and gentle spirit."
I think we need more love in the world. We need more kindness, more compassion, more joy, more laughter.
"Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Questions provide the key to unlocking our unlimited potential."
"Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain."
Awesome quote by Henry Ford
"Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms."
"Happiness doesn't come from doing what we like to do but from liking what we have to do."
What counts can't always be counted; what can be counted doesn't always
Albert Einstein Brilliant Words!
"You're not defined by your past; you're prepared by it. You're stronger,
more experienced, and you have greater confidence."
"The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in turmoil."
"The ability to influence people without irritating them is the most profitable skill you can learn."
"Ability is of little account without opportunity."
"We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people,
different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams."
We begin, then, with the basic premise that the purpose of our life is to seek happiness. It is a vision of happiness as a real objective, one that we can take positive steps toward achieving
Dalai Lama, The Art of Happiness
"Now I look beyond what I can't do and focus on what I CAN. "
Robert M. Hensel
You know I think that when you explore the ordinary, sometimes, you may just discover the extraordinary.
Be inspired by these famous words that apply to all ages!
"It's fun to do the impossible."
An excellent quote Walt Disney
"Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort."
"You put your intention and your attention on what it is that you want to shift and change."
"No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it to anyone else."
Well-known words of Charles Dickens
"To reach a port, we must sail - sail, not tie at anchor - sail, not drift."
Famous words of Franklin Roosevelt
Your brain is the most important organ in your body, and what happens in it determines what you think and feel, say and do.
Rick Hanson, Hardwiring Happiness
"We tend to get what we expect."
Norman Vincent Peale
Having known both the peaks and the valleys of public life, I have learned that you cannot really appreciate the heights unless you have also experienced the depths.
Wilma Rudolph, Helen Keller, Walt Disney, Joan of Arc, Nelson Mandela, and Thomas Edison, to name a few, not only climbed mountains, they exceeded limits and expanded boundaries, setting the tone for those who respect and admire them.
Eric Thomas, Greatness Is Upon You
"No one would have crossed the ocean if he could have gotten off the ship in the storm."
"Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart."
"Bad things are not the worst thing that can happen to us. NOTHING is the worst thing that can happen to us."
"Happy is the man who can make a living by his hobby."
George Bernard Shaw
"The key to success is to develop a winning edge."
"You'll never achieve real success unless you like what you're doing."
Dale Carnegie (famous words that still hold true today)
"Success is a matter of sticking to a set of common sense principles anyone can master."
Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.
Unless you're continually improving your skills, you're quickly becoming irrelevant.
The key to success is failure.
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.
If you work just for money, you'll never make it, but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.
Your attitude is either the lock on or key to your door of success.
The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.
Others don't realize that the real opportunity for success lies within the person
and not in the job; that you can best get to the top by getting to the bottom
of things - and then climbing those stairs, one at a time.
Zig Ziglar, See You At The Top
We hope you have been inspired and encouraged by these famous quotes
from these recognized and outstanding, prominent people; from authors, former presidents,
movie stars, and leaders. We can all learn from their experience and knowledge.
Their quotes give us insight into life, love, and success along with some humor!
Learn from those who have been there, be encouraged and motivated by their words.