Positive Quotes

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

“Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you.”- Aldous Huxley

“One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.”- Thomas Fuller

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

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”- Thomas A. Edison

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.”- Rosa Parks

“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.”- Maya Angelou

“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.”- Confucius

“What is now proved was once only imagined.”- William Blake

“The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.”- Robert Green Ingersoll


Men Quotes

“A diplomat is a man who thinks twice before he says nothing.”- Edward Heath

“I’m a decent man who exports flowers.”- Pablo Escobar

“The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.”- Joseph Conrad

“People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf”-George Orwell

“Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you.”- Carl Jung

“Among free men there can be no successful appeal from the ballot to the bullet.”- Abraham Lincoln

“Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness.”- George Orwell

“Men in general judge more from appearances than from reality. All men have eyes, but few have the gift of penetration.”- Niccolo Machiavelli

“The sea, the great unifier, is man’s only hope. Now, as never before, the old phrase has a literal meaning: we are all in the same boat.”- Jacques Yves Cousteau

“It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.”- Helen Keller


Best Inspirational Quotes

“Perhaps the earth can teach us. As when everything seems dead. And later proves to be alive.”- Pablo Neruda

“The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.”- Joseph Conrad

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

“Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.”- Henry Van Dyke

“Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.”- Salvador Dali

“The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority.”- Ken Blanchard

“All matter originates and exists only by virtue of a force… We must assume behind this force the existence of a conscious and intelligent Mind. This Mind is the matrix of all matter.”- Max Planck

“You can safely assume that you’ve created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.”- Anne Lamott

“Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.”- Epictetus

“The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.” – Norman Vincent Peale

14 Quotes to Inspire Your Writing

“You can make anything by writing.”- C. S. Lewis

“You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That’s why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence.”- Octavia E. Butler

“In my writing, as much as I could, I tried to find the good, and praise it.”- Alex Haley

“A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.”- Thomas Carlyle

“There are three rules for writing a novel. Unfortunately, no one knows what they are.”- W. Somerset Maugham

“Writing is nothing more than a guided dream.”- Jorge Luis Borges

“Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don’t feel I should be doing something else.”-  Gloria Steinem

“Writers are not here to conform. We are here to challenge. We’re not here to be comfortable—we’re here, really, to shake things up. That’s our job.” –  Jeanette Winterson

“Every writer I know has trouble writing.”-Joseph Heller

“To write something you have to risk making a fool of yourself.”-Anne Rice

“Writing, to me, is simply thinking through my fingers.” – Isaac Asimov

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, you must be the one to write it.”- Toni Morrison

“I can shake off everything as I write; my sorrows disappear, my courage is reborn.”- Anne Frank

“If I waited for perfection, I would never write a word.”- Margaret Atwood

10 Father Quotes

“‘There’s no shame in fear,’ my father told me, ‘what matters is how we face it.‘”- George R.R. Martin

“My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person; he believed in me.”- Jim Valvano

“My father didn’t tell me how to live; he lived, and let me watch him do it.”- Clarence Budington Kelland

“Learn something well so you can always make a living.”- Sherwood Anderson

“My father had taught me to be nice first, because you can always be mean later, but once you’ve been mean to someone, they won’t believe the nice anymore. So be nice, be nice, until it’s time to stop being nice, then destroy them.”- Laurell K. Hamilton

“I believe that what we become depends on what our fathers teach us at odd moments, when they aren’t trying to teach us.”- Umberto Eco

“My dad used to say that living with regrets was like driving a car that only moved in reverse.”- Jodi Picoult

“I gave my father $100 and said, ‘Buy yourself something that will make your life easier.’ So he went out and bought a present for my mother.”- Rita Rudner

“When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.”- Mark Twain

“the kindest words my father said to me

women like you drown oceans
“- Rupi Kaur, milk and honey

13 Quotes about Friendship

“There are friendships imprinted in our hearts that will never be diminished by time and distance.”- Dodinsky

“What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.”- Aristotle

“The friend who holds your hand and says the wrong thing is made of dearer stuff than the one who stays away.”- Barbara Kingsolver

“The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.”- Bob Marley

“A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.”- Elbert Hubbard

“I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.”- Helen Keller

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.”- Eleanor Roosevelt

“One friend with whom you have a lot in common is better than three with whom you struggle to find things to talk about.”- Mindy Kaling

“Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”- Mark Twain

“Don’t walk in front of me…
I may not follow

Don’t walk behind me…
I may not lead

Walk beside me…
just be my friend.”

Albert Camus

“Stay is a charming word in a friend’s vocabulary.”- Amos Bronson Alcott

“Nobody steals books but your friends.”- Roger Zelazny

“The language of friendship is not words but meanings.”- Henry David Thoreau

13 Funny Quotes

“I just got out of the hospital. I was in a speed reading accident. I hit a book mark and flew across the room.”- Steven Wright

“All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.”- Charles M. Schulz

“I’d rather take coffee than compliments just now.”- Louisa May Alcott

“The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so.”- Gore Vidal

“‘Sleep is good’, he said, ‘and books are better.‘”- George R.R. Martin

“I do things like get in a taxi and say, ‘The library, and step on it.'”

David Foster Wallace

“Some people have a way with words, and other people…oh, uh, not have way.”- Steve Martin

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

The poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.”- Gilbert K. Chesterton

“Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.”- Groucho Marx

“So many books, so little time.”- Frank Zappa

“I’m happy. Which often looks like crazy.”- David Henry Hwang

“I was reading the dictionary. I thought it was a poem about everything.“- Steven Wright

Motivational Quotes for the Hard Worker

“The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.”- Elbert Hubbard

“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”- Milton Berle

“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.”- Babe Ruth

“If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.”- Martin Luther King Jr.

“Careers are a jungle gym, not a ladder.”- Sheryl Sandberg

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”- Thomas A. Edison

“Make improvements, not excuses.”- Roy T. Bennett

“Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn.”- John C. Maxwell

“You were born to win, but to be a winner you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.”- Zig Ziglar

“The best cure for procrastination is to have so much on your plate that procrastination is no longer an option.”- Tavi Gevinson

“No one is going to give a damn about your résumé; they want to see what you have made with your own little fingers.”- David Carr

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

“There is a certain type of greasy hair that you get only when you are writing with no breaks.”- Mindy Kaling







Quotes to Help You Forgive

“Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.”- Denis Waitley

“Forgiving you is my gift to you. Moving on is my gift to myself.”- Unknown

“To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness.”- Robert Muller

“Sometimes we choose to be wrong, not because we really are wrong, but because we value our relationship more than our pride.”- Unknown

“Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.”- Paul Boese

“One of the keys to happiness is a bad memory.”- Rita Mae Brown

“Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.”- Unknown

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.”- Mahatma Gandhi

“Be the one who nurtures and builds. Be the one who has an understanding and a forgiving heart one who looks for the best in people. Leave people better than you found them.”- Marvin J. Ashton

Life-Changing Quotes

“Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong.”- Mandy Hale

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”- Mahatma Gandhi

“Life will only change when you become more committed to your dreams than you are to your comfort zone.”- Unknown

“Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby—awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess.”- Lemony Snicket

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”- Nelson Mandela

“The universe doesn’t give you what you ask for with your thoughts—it gives you what you demand with your actions.”- Steve Maraboli

“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.”- Malala Yousafzai

“Pessimists are usually right and optimists are usually wrong but all the great changes have been accomplished by optimists.”- Thomas L. Friedman

“All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride.”- Sophocles

“Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.”- Wayne W. Dyer

“It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform.”- Roy T. Bennett