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20 The Most Inspirational Quotes

1. “Keep your face always toward the sunshine—and shadows will fall behind you.” —Walt Whitman 2. “It is always the simple that produces the marvelous.” –Amelia Barr 3. “Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” –Maya Angelou 4. “I dwell in possibility.” – Emily Dickinson 5. “The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.” – Bertrand Russell 6. “One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it’s worth watching.” – Gerard Way 7. “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison 8. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Lao Tzu 9. “All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination.” – Earl Nightingale 10. “I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings.” – Gustave Flaubert 11. “When the sun is shining I can do anything; no mountain is too high, no trouble too difficult to overcome.” – Wilma Rudolph 12. “Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.” – Nathaniel Hawthorne 13. “Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a...

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20 Inspiring Mark Cuban Quotes

1. “Doesn’t matter if the glass is half-empty or half-full. All that matters is that you are the one pouring the water.” – Mark Cuban 2. “Sweat equity is the most valuable equity there is. Know your business and industry better than anyone else in the world. Love what you do or don’t do it.” – Mark Cuban 3. “It doesn’t matter how many times you have failed. You only have to be right once.” – Mark Cuban 4. “What I’ve learned in these 11 years is you just got to stay focused and believe in yourself and trust your own ability and judgment.” – Mark Cuban 5. “Always wake up with a smile knowing that today you are going to have fun accomplishing what others are too afraid to do.” – Mark Cuban 6. “Every no gets me closer to a yes.” – Mark Cuban 7. “Don’t get caught up in how many hours you work. Judge success based on having goals and measuring your results. Hard work, and lots of it, is certainly needed, but focus on what you get done.” – Mark Cuban 8. “Don’t start a company unless it’s an obsession and something you love. If you have an exit strategy, it’s not an obsession. – Mark Cuban 9. “If you’re prepared and you know what it takes, it’s not a risk. You just have...

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10 Most Inspiring Jackie Chan Quotes

1. I never wanted to be the next Bruce Lee. I just wanted to be the first Jackie Chan. 2. I’m good for some things, bad for a lot of things. – Jackie Chan 3. Do not let circumstances control you. You change your circumstances. 4. The ads all call me fearless, but that’s just publicity. Anyone who thinks I’m not scared out of my mind whenever I do one of my stunts is crazier than I am. 5. I do small things. I try to do good things every day. If everyone does some good, think of what a good world this will be. 6. Family is not who’s blood is in you, it’s who you love and who loves you 7. I allowed myself to be bullied because I was scared and didn’t know how to defend myself. I was bullied until I prevented a new student from being bullied. By standing up for him, I learned to stand up for myself. 8. Sometimes it takes only one act of kindness and caring to change a person’s life. 9. Now I am older, I understand we have to accept who we are. 10. If one does not attach himself to people and desires, never shall his heart be broken. But then, does he ever truly...

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15 Most Inspiring Bruce Lee Quotes

1. I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine. 2. If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done. – Bruce Lee 3. Absorb what is useful, discard what is useless and add what is specifically your own 4. Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one 5. A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer. 6. To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities. 7. Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them. 8. I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times. 9. The more we value things, the less we value ourselves. 10. Real living is living for others. 11. Life’s battles don’t always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later the man who wins, is the man who thinks he can. 12. If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of. 13. The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus. 14. Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look...

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10 Most Inspiring Emma Watson Quotes

1. The less you reveal, the more people can wonder. 2. It’s a journey and the sad thing is you only learn from experience, so as much as someone can tell you things, you have to go out there and make your own mistakes in order to learn. – Emma Watson 3. If we stop defining each other by what we are not and start defining ourselves by what we are, we can all be freer. 4. If you want to run for Prime Minister, you can. If you don’t, that’s wonderful, too. Shave your armpits, don’t shave them, wear flats one day, heels the next; We want to empower women to do exactly what they want. 5. It’s not the absence of fear. It’s overcoming it. Sometimes you’ve got to blast through and have faith. 6. Both men and women should feel free to be sensitive. Both men and women should feel free to be strong. 7. I’m excited about the aging process. I’m more interested in women who aren’t perfect. They’re more compelling. 8. Don’t let anyone tell you what you can and can’t do or achieve. Do what you want to do and be who you want to be. 9. If you truly pour your heart into what you believe in, even if it makes you vulnerable, amazing things can and will happen. 10. I don’t...

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20 Most Inspiring Denzel Washington Quotes

1. If I am a cup maker, I’m interested in making the best cup I possibly can. My effort goes into that cup, not what people think about it 2. What it taught me was forgiveness. It taught me that when people present themselves in a certain way, there’s probably some back story or issue or reason for the way that they are. It’s not you. It’s them. And a lot of times, its about something that’s completely out of their control. 3. Acting is just a way of making a living, the family is life. – Denzel Washington 4. If you have an enemy, then learn and know your enemy, don’t just be mad at him or her. 5. Got to be who you are in this world, no matter what. 6. I think a role model is a mentor – someone you see on a daily basis, and you learn from them. 7. You pray for rain, you gotta deal with the mud too. That’s a part of it. 8. At the end of the day, it’s not about what you have or even what you’ve accomplished. It’s about what you’ve done with those accomplishments. It’s about who you’ve lifted up, who you’ve made better. It’s about what you’ve given back. 9. My faith helps me understand that circumstances don’t dictate my happiness, my inner peace. 10....

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20 Most Inspiring Meryl Streep Quotes

1. True freedom is understanding that we have a choice in who and what we allow to have power over us. 2. The minute you start caring about what other people think, is the minute you stop being yourself. – Meryl Streep 3. Acting is not about being someone different. It’s finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in there. 4. I think that you find your own way… In the end, it’s what feels right to you. Not what your mother told you. Not what some actress told you. Not what anybody else told you but the still, small voice. 5. My advice: don’t waste so much time worrying about your skin or your weight. Develop what you do, what you put your hands on in the world. 6. The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy. 7. It’s good to push yourself and do what you don’t necessarily want to do, that if you’re not automatically good at it, you should try it. Trying is so important. 8. The formula of happiness and success is just being actually yourself, in the most vivid possible way you can. 9. You have to embrace getting older. Life is precious, and when you’ve lost a lot of people, you realize each day is a gift. 10. Power, influence, strength —...

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20 Most Inspiring Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

1. Whenever you are confronted with an opponent, conquer him with love. 2. An eye for an eye will make the whole world blind. – Mahatma Gandhi 3. Glory lies in the attempt to reach one’s goal and not in reaching it. 4. Hate the sin, love the sinner. 5. If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning. 6. The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. 7. In a gentle way, you can shake the world. 8. Service which is rendered without joy helps neither the servant nor the served. 9. If you want real peace in the world, start with children. 10. Freedom is not worth having if it does not include the freedom to make mistakes. 11. Your beliefs become your thoughts. Your thoughts become your words. Your words become your actions. Your actions become your habits. Your habits become your values. Your values become your destiny. 12. An ounce of practice is worth a thousand words. 13. The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is an attribute of the strong. 14. Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. 15. A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the...

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30 Most Inspiring Albert Einstein Quotes

1. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. 2. Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts. – Albert Einstein 3. Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth. 4. Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. 5. Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. 6. I am by heritage a Jew, by citizenship a Swiss, and by makeup a human being, and only a human being, without any special attachment to any state or national entity whatsoever. 7. Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. 8. Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. 9. Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. 10. A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. 11. All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. 12. In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. 13. Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction. 14. A man should look...

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