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Maybe you are wonder what are some famous quotes? And why are these quotes important?

Famous quotes are important because they are full of wisdom. Thought-provoking and entertaining sayings by famous people such as authors, philosophers, athletes, and celebrities can touch our hearts and enrich our minds. They can lead a happier, more fulfilling life by being a source of inspiration and empowerment. You will be more open to learning, and to change things you are not satisfied with.

If you’re searching for top sayings of all time that perfectly capture what you’d like to say or just want to feel inspired yourself, browse through an amazing collection of life quotes, love quotes, poems and birthday wishes.

Famous Quotes

You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams. – Dr. Seuss

Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable. – Coco Chanel

The third-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the majority. The second-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking with the minority. The first-rate mind is only happy when it is thinking. – A. A. Milne

I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best. – Marilyn Monroe

famous quotes to live by

I refuse to accept other people’s ideas of happiness for me. As if there’s a one size fits all standard for happiness. – Kanye West

The mind is everything. What you think you become. – Gautama Buddha

Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

We may encounter many defeats, but we must not be defeated. – Maya Angelou

famous quotes with pictures

Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans. – John Lennon

If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten. – Tony Robbins

Get busy living or get busy dying. – Stephen King

I was born to make mistakes, not to fake perfection. – Drake

famous quotes everyone knows

There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. – Aristotle

In a dark place we find ourselves, and a little more knowledge lights our way. – Yoda

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear. – Ambrose Redmoon

The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself. – Mark Caine

famous quotes inspirational

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. – Lao Tzu

You must be the change you wish to see in the world. – Mahatma Gandhi

When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. – Helen Keller

I am thankful for all of those who said no to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself. – Albert Einstein

famous quotes with images

If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on. – Sheryl Sandberg

When hungry, eat your rice; when tired, close your eyes. Fools may laugh at me, but wise men will know what I mean. – Lin-Chi

The way get started is to quit talking and begin doing. – Walt Disney

When I dare to be powerful – to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid. – Audre Lorde

famous quotes of shakespeare

You get what you settle for. – Thelma and Louise

Life can bring much pain. There are many ways to deal with this pain. Choose wisely. – J. Cole

A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow. – William Shakespeare

She warned him not to be deceived by appearances, for beauty is found within. – Beauty and The Beast

famous quotes about life

Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. – T. S. Eliot

You might not make it to the top, but if you are doing what you love, there is much more happiness there than being rich or famous. – Tony Hawk

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Only those who play to win. Only those who risk to win. History favors risk-takers. Forgets the timid. Everything else is commentary. – Iveta Cherneva

famous quotes literature

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. – David Brinkley

Dreams do come true, if only we wish hard enough. You can have anything in life if you will sacrifice everything else for it. – Peter Pan

I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this, and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough. – Marissa Mayer

Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real. Tupac Shakur

famous quotes motivation

Everybody wants to be famous, but nobody wants to do the work. I live by that. You grind hard so you can play hard. At the end of the day, you put all the work in, and eventually it’ll pay off. It could be in a year; it could be in 30 years. Eventually, your hard work will pay off. – Kevin Hart

Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly. – John F. Kennedy

One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain. – Bob Marley

If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs. – Dhirubhai Ambani

famous quotes by famous people

I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time. – Herbert Bayard Swope

Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. – Mae West

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom. – Anais Nin

famous quotes on life

It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop. – Confucius

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. – Robert Louis Stevenson

You’re only given a little spark of madness. You mustn’t lose it. – Robin Williams

He that falls in love with himself will have no rivals. – Benjamin Franklin

famous quotes from famous people

Life is being on the wire, everything else is just waiting. – Karl Wallenda

Pearls don’t lie on the seashore. If you want one, you must dive for it. – Chinese proverb

It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up. – Vince Lombardi

It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. – Theodore Roosevelt

famous quotes about love

I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down. – Abraham Lincoln

Don’t get mad at me for being the best of what I was created to be. – Kevin Gates

It is never too late to be what you might have been. – George Eliot

No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now. – Alan Watts

famous quotes short

There is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. – Winnie-the-Pooh

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world. – Lucille Ball

The purpose of our lives is to be happy. – Dalai Lama

The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. – Ayn Rand

famous quotes to inspire

The American Dream is a term that is often used but also often misunderstood. It isn’t really about becoming rich or famous. It is about things much simpler and more fundamental than that. – Marco Rubio

Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love. – Mother Theresa

Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. – Joshua J. Marine

Well, it’s no secret that the best thing about a secret is secretly telling someone your secret, thereby, secretly adding another secret to their secret collection of secret, secretly. – SpongeBob

The Most Famous Quotes Ever

  • Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really: Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn’t at all. You can be discouraged by failure or you can learn from it, so go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because remember that’s where you will find success. – Thomas J. Watson
  • You can’t outwit fate by standing on the sidelines placing little side bets about the outcome of life. Either you wade in and risk everything you have to play the game, or you don’t play at all. And if you don’t play you can’t win. – Judith McNaught
  • An unexamined life is not worth living. – Socrates
  • When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us. – Alexander Graham Bell
  • Always go with your passions. Never ask yourself if it’s realistic or not. – Deepak Chopra
  • If you are a leader, you should never forget that everyone needs encouragement. And everyone who receives it – young or old, successful or less-than-successful, unknown or famous – is changed by it. – John C. Maxwell
  • Love is the greatest power for the transformation of reality because it pulls down the walls of selfishness and fills the ditches that keep us apart. – Pope Francis
  • We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. – Aristotle
  • Love is a serious mental disease. – Plato
  • Often the difference between a successful person and a failure is not one has better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on one’s ideas, to take a calculated risk and to act. – Andre Malraux
  • A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends. – Baltasar Gracian
  • Our greatest fear should not be of failure… but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter. – Francis Chan
  • If things seem under control, you are just not going fast enough. – Mario Andretti
  • It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things. – Leonardo Da Vinci
  • You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backward. So, you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something; your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life. – Steve Jobs
  • We have to walk in a way that we only print peace and serenity on the Earth. Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet. – Thich Nhat Hanh
  • Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
  • Every man dies, but not every man really lives. – Braveheart
  • Pain is temporary. It may last for a minute, or an hour or a day, or even a year. But eventually, it will subside. And something else take its place. If I quit, however, it will last forever. – Eric Thomas
  • Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the men of old; seek what they sought. – Basho
  • The only impossible journey is the one you never begin. – Anthony Robbins
  • Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it. – Oprah Winfrey
  • To me, music is art and fashion is art, but fame? Fame isn’t art, but the person you become when you’re famous – your alter ego – that’s art. – Cardi B
  • It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities. – J. K Rowling
  • Leap and the net will appear. – Zen Proverb
  • Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together. – Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
  • Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone. – Pablo Picasso
  • Saying it is impossible to live without failing at something is impossible. Unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default. – J.K. Rowling
  • If you want to be happy, be. – Leo Tolstoy
  • Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing. – Denis Waitley
  • Too often in life, something happens and we blame other people for us not being happy or satisfied or fulfilled. So the point is, we all have choices, and we make the choice to accept people or situations or to not accept situations. – Tom Brady
  • What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do. – John Ruskin
  • Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. – Thomas A. Edison
  • I’d rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not. – Kurt Cobain
  • I don’t think you’re human if you don’t get nervous. – Sidney Crosby
  • If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things. – Albert Einstein
  • The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second-best time is now. – Chinese Proverb
  • The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes. – Marcel Proust
  • Success is just a war of attrition. Sure, there’s an element of talent you should probably possess. But if you just stick around long enough, eventually something is going to happen. – Dax Shepard
  • I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best. – Frida Kahlo
  • Go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is. – Jimmy Carter
  • The opposite of love is not hate; it’s indifference. – Elie Wiesel
  • A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for. – John A. Shedd
  • Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it. – Charles Swindoll
  • Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try. – Jack Canfield
  • The good news is that the moment you decide that what you know is more important than what you have been taught to believe, you will have shifted gears in your quest for abundance. Success comes from within, not from without. – Elie Wiesel
  • Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’! – Audrey Hepburn
  • The universe has no restrictions. You place restrictions on the universe with your expectations. – Deepak Chopra
  • Try a thing you haven’t done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time, to figure out whether you like it or not. – Virgil Garnett Thomson
  • I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love. – Henry Ward Beecher
  • Think big and don’t listen to people who tell you it can’t be done. Life is too short to think small. – Tim Ferriss
  • Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion. – Rumi
  • Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much. – Oscar Wilde
  • Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. – Harriet Tubman
  • Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover. – Mark Twain
  • When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren’t smart enough to get out of jury duty. – Norm Crosby
  • It is impossible to escape the impression that people commonly use false standards of measurement – that they seek power, success and wealth for themselves and admire them in others, and that they underestimate what is of true value in life. – Sigmund Freud
  • Do one thing every day that scares you. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself. – Jim Morrison
  • All that we see and seem is but a dream within a dream. – Edgar Allan Poe
  • Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. – Henry David Thoreau
  • I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. – Michael Jordan
  • Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear. – George Addair

Best Famous Quotes on Life, Love, and Success

  • Just the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown. – Carl Sagan
  • Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game. – Babe Ruth
  • In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. – Bill Cosby
  • Kindness is a mark of faith, and whoever has not kindness has not faith. – Prophet Muhammad
  • The person who reads too much and uses his brain too little will fall into lazy habits of thinking. – Albert Einstein
  • Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Your dreams are ballbusters; they’re not the yellow brick road. – Kelly Cutrone
  • True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less. – C. S. Lewis
  • Life is trying things to see if they work. – Ray Bradbury
  • Screw it, let’s do it! – Richard Branson
  • I can’t tell you the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everyone. – Ed Sheeran
  • My pessimism extends to the point of even suspecting the sincerity of the pessimists. – Jean Rostand
  • It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. – Aristotle
  • Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you’re not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were. – David Rockefeller
  • Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. – Steve Jobs
  • Don’t count the days, make the days count. – Muhammad Ali
  • I’d rather live with a good question than a bad answer. – Aryeh Frimer
  • The No. 1 reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors. – Napoleon Hill
  • When you take risks, you learn that there will be times when you succeed and there will be times when you fail, and both are equally important. – Ellen DeGeneres
  • Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength. – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • I have made this letter longer than usual because I lack the time to make it shorter. – Blaise Pascal
  • Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. – Steve Jobs
  • You can’t have everything you want, but you can have the things that really matter to you. – Marissa Mayer
  • Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. – George S. Patton
  • If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary. – Jim Rohn
  • You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated. – Maya Angelou
  • If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have a friendship. We’d never go into business because we’d be too cynical. Well, that’s nonsense. You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down. – Annie Dillard
  • May you live all the days of your life. – Jonathan Swift
  • Trust your own instinct. Your mistakes might as well be your own, instead of someone else’s. – Billy Wilder
  • There are still many causes worth sacrificing for, so much history yet to be made. – Michelle Obama
  • If you just work on stuff that you like and you’re passionate about, you don’t have to have a master plan with how things will play out. – Mark Zuckerberg
  • In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: It goes on. – Robert Frost
  • 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. – Albert Einstein
  • Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else. – Sara Blakely
  • Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. – Malcolm X
  • Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. – Winston Churchill
  • When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. – Henry Ford
  • You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying. To the best you can do everyday. – Jason Mraz
  • Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. – Mahatma Gandhi
  • The greatest gift you can ever give another person is your own happiness. – Abraham Hicks
  • Fearlessness is like a muscle. I know from my own life that the more I exercise it the more natural it becomes to not let my fears run me. – Arianna Huffington
  • If life were predictable it would cease to be life and be without flavor. – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power. – Abraham Lincoln
  • If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. – Jim Rohn
  • There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. – Nelson Mandela
  • Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re going to get. – Forrest Gump
  • Without an open-minded mind, you can never be a great success. – Martha Stewart
  • If you’re hurt, lick your wounds and get up again. If you’ve given it your absolute best, it’s time to move forward – Richard Branson
  • The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense. – Thomas A. Edison
  • Loneliness is a sign you are in desperate need of yourself. – Rupi Kaur
  • We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. – Winston Churchill
  • The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus. – Bruce Lee
  • A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do. – Bob Dylan
  • Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose. – Bill Gates
  • Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present. – Bil Keane
  • Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. – George Bernard Shaw
  • The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it. – Henry Ford
  • Live your life, live it right. Be different, do different things. – Kendrick Lamar
  • If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right. – Henry Ford
  • When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are. – Oprah Winfrey
  • If you’re changing the world, you’re working on important things. You’re excited to get up in the morning. – Larry Page
  • Success? I don’t know what that word means. I’m happy. But success, that goes back to what in somebody’s eyes success means. For me, success is inner peace. That’s a good day for me. – Denzel Washington
  • If you do things well, do them better. Be daring, be first, be different, be just. – Anita Roddick
  • A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. – Ingrid Bergman
  • People think, because we’re young, we aren’t complex, but that’s not true. We deal with life and love and broken hearts in the same way a woman a few years older might. – Rihanna
  • I may be kindly, I am ordinarily gentle, but in my line of business I am obliged to will terribly what I will at all. – Catherine the Great
  • You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take. – Wayne Gretzky
  • Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale. – Hans Christian Andersen
  • The image is one thing and the human being is another. It’s very hard to live up to an image, put it that way. – Elvis Presley
  • We have too many high-sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them. – Abigail Adams

Inspirational Quotes By Famous People

  • The reality is: sometimes you lose. And you’re never too good to lose. You’re never too big to lose. You’re never too smart to lose. It happens. – Beyonce
  • You can put wings on a pig, but you don’t make it an eagle. – William J. Clinton
  • Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future. – John F. Kennedy
  • Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today. – James Dean
  • You can’t put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get. – Michael Phelps
  • The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. – Oprah Winfrey
  • One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody. – Mother Teresa
  • Everything you can imagine is real. – Pablo Picasso
  • You have to be able to accept failure to get better. – LeBron James
  • As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. – Bill Gates
  • Remember that no matter how cool you think you may be; you’re not cool enough to look down on anyone…ever. – Paul Walker
  • In order to write about life first you must live it. – Ernest Hemingway
  • Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • The big lesson in life, baby, is never be scared of anyone or anything. – Frank Sinatra
  • If you aren’t going all the way, why go at all? – Joe Namath
  • Life is short, and it is here to be lived. – Kate Winslet
  • You don’t have to be great at something to start, but you have to start to be great at something. – Zig Ziglar
  • Move fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough. – Mark Zuckerberg
  • I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary. – Elon Musk
  • To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides. – David Viscott
  • Love is an irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired. – Robert Frost
  • Those who believe in telekinetic, raise my hand. – Kurt Vonnegut
  • I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country. – Nathan Hale
  • Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth. – Marcus Aurelius
  • Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny. – Stephen Hawking
  • Better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all. – St. Augustine
  • Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up. – Pablo Picasso
  • Have no fear of perfection, you’ll never reach it. – Salvador Dali
  • Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. – Søren Kierkegaard
  • Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people. – Leo Burnett
  • I’m lost then I’m found. – XXXTentacion
  • Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. – Oscar Wilde
  • Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will. – George Bernard Shaw
  • The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. – Lao Tzu
  • Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not, and a sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is. – Oscar Wilde
  • What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Spread love everywhere you go: first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next-door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God’s kindness; kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting. – Mother Theresa
  • Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. – Omar Khayyam
  • Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. – Voltaire
  • It is far better to be alone, than to be in bad company. –George Washington
  • If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way. –Napoleon Hill
  • Whenever I climb, I am followed by a dog called ‘Ego’. – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome. – Booker T. Washington
  • You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them. – Desmond Tutu
  • Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! – Dr. Seuss
  • You don’t have to feel the need to put somebody down to make yourself feel better. – Nicki Minaj
  • Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. – Albert Einstein
  • Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow. – Helen Keller
  • The best way out is always through. – Robern Frost
  • The dream crossed twilight between birth and dying. – T. S. Eliot
  • People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be. – Abraham Lincoln
  • Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things. – Ray Bradbury
  • I’m blessed and I thank God for every day for everything that happens for me. – Lil Wayne
  • Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, the just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. – Steve Jobs
  • Sing like no one’s listening, love like you’ve never been hurt, dance like nobody’s watching, and live like its heaven on earth. – Mark Twain
  • The power of imagination makes us infinite. – John Muir
  • Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment. – Oprah Winfrey
  • Don’t be so humble; you are not that great. – Golda Meir
  • You can’t blame gravity for falling in love. – Albert Einstein
  • With everything I do, I just try to be myself. – Kevin Durant
  • Some cause happiness wherever they go; others, whenever they go. – Oscar Wilde
  • The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good. – Samuel Johnson
  • You got to be careful if you don’t know where you’re going, because you might not get there. – Yogi Berra
  • Wins and losses come a dime a dozen. But effort? Nobody can judge that. Because effort is between you and you. – Ray Lewis
  • What is success? I think it is a mixture of having a flair for the thing that you are doing; knowing that it is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose. – Margaret Thatcher
  • Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming. – John Wooden
  • I write a lot. There’s always just different things I’m thinking about. Like, it’s getting warm outside right now, so I’m thinking about the summer and what comes with that and everything. – Chance The Rapper
  • You can do anything, but not everything. – David Allen
  • Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success. – Dale Carnegie
  • You’re much stronger than you think you are, trust me. – Superman
  • Me and my little brother never grew up wanting to be famous. – Charlotte Flair
  • Life is made of ever so many partings welded together. – Charles Dickens
  • Love is like the wind, you can’t see it, but you can feel it. – Nicholas Sparks

Most Famous Quotes by Philosophers

  • Happiness is the feeling that power increases — that resistance is being overcome. — Friedrich Nietzsche
  • The unexamined life is not worth living — Socrates
  • Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence. — Aristotle
  • Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent — Ludwig Wittgenstein
  • Rules for happiness: something to do, someone to love, something to hope for. — Immanuel Kant
  • Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. — Mahatma Gandhi
  • Entities should not be multiplied unnecessarily. — William of Ockham
  • I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them. — John Stuart Mill
  • The life of man (in a state of nature) is solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short — Thomas Hobbes
  • Happiness is like a butterfly; the more you chase it, the more it will elude you, but if you turn your attention to other things, it will come and sit softly on your shoulder. — Henry David Thoreau
  • What is rational is actual and what is actual is rational — G. W. F. Hegel
  • Why should we build our happiness on the opinions of others, when we can find it in our own hearts? — John-Jacques Rousseau
  • God is dead! He remains dead! And we have killed him. — Friedrich Nietzsche
  • It is undesirable to believe a proposition when there is no ground whatever for supposing it true — Bertrand Russell
  • Even while they teach, men learn — Seneca the Younger
  • For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. — Ralph Waldo Emerson