100+ Best Moments Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Moment is a minute portion or point of time. Profoundly inspirational moments quotes will make you look at life differently and help you live a meaningful life.

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If you look at anything, there are always comedic moments. — Bradley Cooper

Every photo you take communicates something about a moment in time – a brief slice of time of where you were, who you were with, and what you were doing. — Kevin Systrom

Even in your darkest moments, you’ll think of something that’ll crack you up. — Brad Paisley

Always say ‘yes’ to the present moment… Surrender to what is. Say ‘yes’ to life – and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you. — Eckhart Tolle

In my photographs it is apparent that there was no posing at the moment I released the shutter. — Jerzy Kosinski

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Creativity is all around us, and some of the funniest, most beautiful, and touching moments happen when you least expect it. — Bryce Dallas Howard

We’ve all had those moments where we take a person for granted. — Laura San Giacomo

Airline travel is hours of boredom interrupted by moments of stark terror. — Al Boliska

I’m not sure whether I’ve been happy. After my last book tour, I sat on my balcony with a cup of tea. I thought: ‘You can’t rewind the movie. I’ve spent more than half my life in the Middle East. There have been great moments of horror and depression and loneliness.’ — Robert Fisk

In the future, maybe quantum mechanics will teach us something equally chilling about exactly how we exist from moment to moment of what we like to think of as time. — Richard K. Morgan

The moment you say, ‘Please, give me a reason for this’, then you are being impossible and temperamental. — Montserrat Caballe

I can’t think of any more powerful moment than when you stand on a stage. — Irving Azoff

I’ve always believed acting is an improvisational art form, even when not a single line is changed. I mean, the behavior should always be improvised. My favorite moments in any performance are when I’m just along for the ride; when I’m surprising myself. I know when I’m done and I think to myself, ‘Gee, I didn’t see that coming,’ I’ve done well. — Trevor St. John

Evil is the moment when I lack the strength to be true to the Good that compels me. — Alain Badiou

Anything can happen to anyone at any time and you shouldn’t just live through the days, or you lose them. You should do what you can to enjoy every moment. — Sarah Brightman

Unless you have a real passion for making movies, then don’t bother. I had to carry energy and light into every meeting, only to be told, ‘We don’t want you.’ I couldn’t take it personally. You just have to wait, and live for those moments when the casting director likes you. — Laura Harring

Marvin’s Motivational Moments actually started as something that was actually therapeutic for me. I would sit up late at night after my wife passed trying to adjust to being alone. — Marvin Sapp

What is the biggest thing that stops people from living their lives in the present moment? Fear – and we must learn how to overcome fear. — Brian Weiss

I think the whole tension about romanticism is the way it builds and builds, and the moment it’s consummated, the tension’s over. — Jane Campion

The truth of faith is a slender, glowing element that runs through even the seemingly ordinary and undramatic moments of existence. Even at low intensity, it is a steady source of illumination. Such religious truth is powerful even when it seems faint, even when it seems obscured by the larger events of history. — Eugene Kennedy

I wanted to make comics that get at feelings that connect to the deepest moments of our lives, reading Tolstoy, Flaubert, Flannery O’Connor, Herman Melville, William Faulkner, Vladimir Nabokov and Carver to help gain the confidence to figure it out. I knew, however, the most doomed approach would be to simply create stories that felt ‘literary.’ — Chris Ware

If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment, — Carlos Santana

If you are lucky, you have your moment. But it is never more than a moment. You have to enjoy it while it lasts. — Julian Fellowes

A blunder at the right moment is better than cleverness at the wrong time. — Carolyn Wells

This is your moment. You’re meant to be here. — Herb Brooks

The point is to be involved in the moment. — Dougray Scott

That was fun to play. There were some nice special effects coupled with some really nice moments with child and wife. I also was able to age to about 100 years in ‘Brief Candle.’ — Richard Dean Anderson

I would never say I will stay in electronic music for the rest of my life. I will always do whatever I feel like at that moment. — Zedd

I don’t have moments of weakness. I’m Rik Mayall. — Rik Mayall

I certainly wouldn’t say that my life is a disaster, but there have been moments where I’ve felt like that — Duncan Sheik

Enjoy every moment: you never know when things might change. — Natalie Imbruglia

I know theater can improve the quality of people’s lives, and I know theater can heal. I’ve worked as a doctor clown in a hospital for two years. I have seen sick kids and sad parents and doctors be lifted and transported in moments of pure joy. I know theater unites us. — Natasha Tsakos

I’m amazed how the tiniest moments grow into books. — Kimberly Willis Holt

A boy’s appetite grows very fast, and in a few moments the queer, empty feeling had become hunger, and the hunger grew bigger and bigger, until soon he was as ravenous as a bear. — Carlo Collodi

I’m just looking for that moment to drop my Jedi knickers and pull out my real light saber. — Ewan McGregor

Undoubtedly, at the moment, the major cause of CO2 emission is what happens in developed countries. — Chris Patten

There’s a spectrum of those moments of connection and the moments we fail to connect, going from super-large successes to failures. Success would be love, I guess, and failure could still be love, but the bad side; and loss. — Aimee Bender

Everybody’s life has these moments, where one thing leads to another. Some are big and obvious and some are small and seemingly insignificant. — Peter Jackson

I’m a very modest person. But I’m also extremely confident. And if you put me in the situation or in the moment, I’m gonna have some swagger, I’m gonna have some cockiness — Drew Brees

One of the greatest things about being an artist is, as you get older, if you keep working hard in relationship to what you want the world to be and how you want it to become, there is a history of interesting growth that resonates with different moments in your life. — Catherine Opie

Can a moment of madness make up for an age of consent? — Basil Bunting

So the point is, I don’t have a right to tell anybody what’s right or wrong about their lives. Who am I to tell you at any given moment of the day what would be right for you? — Robin Quivers

It’s been a rollercoaster ride. There have been some great moments and some low points… like when I was leaving Stax. That’s when I actually thought of getting out of the business. — William Bell

I like those crisis moments – if you’re on top of it and don’t get pulled under by panic and fear, it’s a very bonding thing. — Bill Pullman

I work in whatever medium likes me at the moment. — Marc Chagall

Life is short, and we should respect every moment of it. — Orhan Pamuk

Not only will this make you treat each moment more preciously, but you will be more patient with yourself and with others, recognizing that there are millions of moments on the path to any worthwhile achievement. — Menachem Mendel Schneerson

To take a photograph is to participate in another person’s mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time’s relentless melt. — Susan Sontag

I don’t like the word ‘experiment’ in the context of art in general. It implies something immature, unfinished, something entertaining for a moment before it becomes irrelevant. — Abel Korzeniowski

The dissenter is every human being at those moments of his life when he resigns momentarily from the herd and thinks for himself. — Archibald MacLeish

It is possible to experience an awakening in this life through realising just how precious each moment, each mental process, and each breath truly is. — Christy Turlington

Fashion and music have always played off each other and certainly do for me; I love both so much. But there are definitely those moments when you’re playing the right song at the right time in the right place, and it feels like the best job in the world. — Harley Viera-Newton

The moment you grab someone by the lapels, you’re lost. — Burt Reynolds

If we knew exactly the laws of nature and the situation of the universe at the initial moment, we could predict exactly the situation of the same universe at a succeeding moment. — Henri Poincare

Screen is satisfying because it’s so technical and mysterious. It’s like playing roulette: you get a script, you think it’s either great or naff, but you have no idea how it will really turn out. On stage, you are your own editor – and you get brief moments of grace, where suddenly you feel free. — Toby Stephens

The best gift we can have is living in the present moment and really enjoying it for what it is; and, not being in our heads and getting sidetracked. — Amy Smart

There are things that I would say that you could call an instant of time; or better, a now. As we live we seem to move through a succession of instants of time, nows, and the question is, what are they? There are where everything in the universe is at this moment, now. — Julian Barbour

It just happened. As though a moment comes when it’s both necessary and natural to make a decision that has long since been made. — Georges Simenon

My speaking style was criticised by no less an authority than Arnold Schwarzenegger. It was a low moment, my friends, to have my rhetorical skills denounced by a monosyllabic Austrian cyborg. — Boris Johnson

Wherever there is injustice, there is anger, and anger is like gasoline – if you spray it around and somebody lights a matchstick, you have an inferno. But anger inside an engine is powerful: it can drive us forward and can get us through dreadful moments and give us power. I learnt this with my discussions with nuclear policy makers. — Scilla Elworthy

I believe, however, that such abnormal moments can be found in everyone, and it is all the more fortunate when they occur in individuals with creative talent or with clairvoyant powers. — Giorgio de Chirico

Your best ideas, those eureka moments that turn the world upside down, seldom come when you’re juggling emails, rushing to meet the 5 P.M. deadline or straining to make your voice heard in a high-stress meeting. They come when you’re walking the dog, soaking in the bath or swinging in a hammock. — Carl Honore

Eyes is the attempt to tell the story of the Civil Rights movement and to create an emotional, intellectual constituency. But what do you do after that? The black community doesn’t have institutions that pick up such moments and preserve them. — Henry Hampton

Zeal without humanity is like a ship without a rudder, liable to be stranded at any moment — Owen Feltham

A singer starts by having his instrument as a gift from God… When you have been given something in a moment of grace, it is sacrilegious to be greedy. — Marian Anderson

People should accept being single, because those are the moments you can really focus on yourself, and learning who you are. Then when you get in a relationship, you will be stronger and have a little bit more self-awareness, self-love, and the other ingredients for a healthy relationship. — Lauren London

Those moments of play that we do get in meta-life, like playing music, or golf, or word-play, or flirting – those are some of the best parts about being alive. — Stewart Butterfield

I don’t believe for one moment you can write well what you wouldn’t read for pleasure. — Nora Roberts

Even with an improperly ground mirror, the Hubble delivered extraordinary images. When the flaw was corrected, the Hubble delivered images of transcendent beauty and value for many years. So too ‘Terra Nova.’ Even in its flawed first season, each episode was full of marvelous moments and beautiful images. — Stephen Lang

Finding out I was pregnant was one of the most joyous moments in my life. I will never forget it. — Tamera Mowry

Ireland and its people have much to be proud of. Yet every land and its people have moments of shame. Dealing with the failures of our past, as a country, as a Church, or as an individual is never easy. Our struggle to heal the wounds of decades of violence, injury and painful memory in Northern Ireland are more than ample evidence of this. — Sean Brady

And Oliver North was really a good soldier, up to the last moment, shoving memos into the shredder and defending the policy to the end. — Bobby Ray Inman

There’s a point you get to on the stage where you’re not remembering lines but living them, and you reach this pure moment which, really, is more intense than what you can achieve in life. — Bill Pullman

The real test of friendship is: can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple? — Eugene Kennedy

I never have a bad night, bad day, bad moment. — Nina Hagen

Be ready for when your time comes, you will have that window of opportunity, so seize the moment and capitalise on it. — Anthony Anderson

I still say one of the greatest moments in my whole NBA career was getting drafted. — Kevin Johnson

My favorite parts about ‘The Battle of Five Armies’ were the moments where you could clearly see that we were looking at New Zealand. That it wasn’t done in post, it wasn’t CGI, it was the beautiful, incredible creation of Mother Nature in all of her splendor. — Evangeline Lilly

I definitely have had friendships and moments with people from different backgrounds and in different stages of their lives. — Sofia Coppola

Part of life is to live it, and enjoy it, and seize the moments that you find particularly pleasing. — Robert M. Parker, Jr.

We are America; we don’t torture. And the moment that is not the case, I want off the train. — Shepard Smith

The energy of live theater is indescribable. You are just in the moment for an hour and a half. — Adrianne Palicki

Everyone here has the sense that right now is one of those moments when we are influencing the future. — Steve Jobs

It’s seldom that you find great moments in television. Usually you remember – in ‘Breaking Bad’ or any of these other great shows – you remember situations or characters. Not moments. But I have to say, I can make the same argument for mainstream movies, which have bad narratives and also no memorable moments. — Alfonso Cuaron

I wanted really to make it moment to moment, partly because I’m an actor and that’s how I operate – actors are all about creating the moment. — Anthony Rapp

The question of who is right and who is wrong has seemed to me always too small to be worth a moment’s thought, while the question of what is right and what is wrong has seemed all-important. — Albert J. Nock

When I found out I was in the top 13 I was freaking out and crying it was such a joyous moment for me. — Thia Megia

Do not for a moment suppose that you must make yourself better, or prepare your heart for a worthy reception of Christ, but come at once – come as you are. — Archibald Alexander

Everything can change at any moment, suddenly and forever. — Paul Auster

Before a game, you know, I can take off my helmet, run over there and spend a few moments with someone who is dealing with so much more than I’ve ever had to deal with and to love on them and care about them and in front of thousands and thousands of people, you know, let them know that they’re more important than all of this. — Tim Tebow

For a scientist, it is a unique experience to live through a period in which his field of endeavour comes to bloom – to be witness to those rare moments when the dawn of understanding finally descends upon what appeared to be confusion only a while ago – to listen to the sound of darkness crumbling. — George Emil Palade

Of all the haunting moments of motherhood, few rank with hearing your own words come out of your daughter’s mouth. — Victoria Secunda

There are moments when the human body can overcome things you would never expect, — Andres Iniesta

The greatest moments are those when you see the result pop up in a graph or in your statistics analysis – that moment you realise you know something no one else does and you get the pleasure of thinking about how to tell them. — Emily Oster

The only way to live is to accept each minute as an unrepeatable miracle, which is exactly what it is: a miracle and unrepeatable. — Storm Jameson

I’m thankful for serendipitous moments in my life, where things could’ve gone the other way. — Rick Springfield

It has been the experience of a lifetime to work with Catherine Middleton to create her wedding dress, and I have enjoyed every moment of it. — Sarah Burton

We’re on this planet for the briefest of moments in cosmic terms, and I want to spend that time thinking about what I consider the deepest questions. — Brian Greene

With a warm drink, in a rocking chair and family and friends around, I am working on finding peace and joy in the moments we have been given. It doesn’t have to all make sense. I don’t have all the answers. — Taya Kyle

I love being alive so much. When you come out of comas in your childhood, every moment awake is a joyous occasion. — John Lydon