Another 25 Inspiring Quotes

Awhile back I posted 25 Inspiring Quotes.  But… it’s impossible to leave it at 25.  I’ve been inspired by many more quotes lately, so here is another set.  I hope some of these move you as they have me.  And… maybe you’ll read one of these at just the “right” moment.  Enjoy!

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children… to leave the world a better place… to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived.  This is to have succeeded.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Not all those who wander are lost.” ~ J.R.R. Tolkien

“The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.” ~ Joseph Campbell

“The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experiences.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” ~ Dale Carnegie

“A diamond is a piece of charcoal that handled stress incredibly well.” ~ Unknown

“Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.” ~ Jimi Hendrix

“There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth.  Not going all the way and not starting.” ~ Buddha

“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” ~ E.E. Cummings

“Remember, happiness doesn’t depend upon who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.” ~ Dale Carnegie

“Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.” ~ Paulo Coelho

“Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.” ~ C.S. Lewis

“The power of imagination makes us infinite.” ~ John Muir

“We can always choose to perceive things differently. We can focus on what’s wrong in our life, or we can focus on what’s right.” ~ Marianne Williamson

“There is no growth in your comfort zone, and no comfort in your growth zone.” ~ Unknown

“Education is, quite simply, peace-building by another name. It is the most effective form of defense spending there is.” ~ Kofi Annan

“It is very simple to be happy, but it is very difficult to be simple.” ~ Rabindranath Tagore

“When the student is ready the teacher will appear.” ~ Buddhist Proverb

“Don’t climb the ladder of success only to find it is leaning against the wrong wall.” ~ Dr. Bernie Siegel

“Good things are coming down the road.  Just don’t stop walking.” ~ Robert Warren Painter, Jr.

“It is one of the most beautiful compensations in life… that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Live your life from your heart. Share from your heart. And your story will touch and heal people’s souls.” ~ Melody Beattie

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.  There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.  And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.” ~ Marianne Williamson

“Sometimes life knocks you on your ass… get up, get up, get up!!! Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.” ~ Steve Maraboli

“However long the night, the dawn will break.” ~ African Proverb

Links to other powerful quotes:
25 Inspiring Quotes
Inspiring Quotes on Change

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Positive thinker. Writer. Lover of travel and adventure, oceans and mountains, and the energy of a big city. Oh, and deep belly laughs, sappy movies and spirited conversations. Believer in limitless human potential.
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4 Responses to Another 25 Inspiring Quotes

  1. Pingback: Inspiring Quotes on Change | The Brighter Side of Life

  2. Christine says:

    Thanks so much for letting me know about the error, Margaret! Your husband’s quote is wonderful. I’ve now attributed it to Robert Warren Painter, Jr. rather than “unknown.”

    Wishing you all the best! ~ Christine

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