My Top 20 Inspirational Quotes

20. “A Year From Now You Will Wish You Had Started Today.” — Karen Lamb

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19. “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson

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18. “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” – Benjamin Franklin

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17. “Instead of condemning people, let’s try to understand them. Let’s try to figure out why they do what they do. That’s a lot more profitable and intriguing than criticism; and it breeds sympathy, tolerance and kindness. ‘To know all is to forgive all.'” Dale Carnegie

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16. “Rules for Happiness: Something to do, Someone to love, Something to hope for.” – Immanuel Kant

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15. “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean

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14. “Though philosophers have traditionally been concerned with the pursuit of happiness, far greater wisdom would seem to lie in pursuing ways to be properly and productively unhappy. The stubborn recurrence of misery means that the development of a workable approach to it must surely outstrip the value of any utopian quest for happiness” – Alaine de Botton

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13. “In a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.” – Warren Buffett

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12. “Any fool can know. The point is to understand.” – Albert Einstein

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11. “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

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10. “The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard

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9. “Find A Group Of People Who Challenge And Inspire You, Spend A Lot Of Time With Them, And It Will Change Your Life.” – Amy Poehler

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8. “It Is Not The Strongest Of The Species That Survive, Nor The Most Intelligent, But The One Most Responsive To Change.” – Charles Darwin

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7. “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop

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6. “The Ultimate Measure Of A Man Is Not Where He Stands In Moments Of Comfort And Convenience, But Where He Stands At Times Of Challenge And Controversy.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

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5. “Never Believe That A Few Caring People Can’t Change The World. For, Indeed, That’s All Who Ever Have.” – Margaret Mead

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4. “I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six 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

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3. “Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are!” – John Wooden

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2. “Live your questions now, and perhaps even without knowing it, you will live along some distant day into your answers.” – Rainer Maria Rilke

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1. “Two roads diverged in a wood … I took the one less travelled by, and that has made all the difference.” – Robert Frost

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Dr Damon Ashworth

Clinical Psychologist

24 thoughts on “My Top 20 Inspirational Quotes

  1. I love quote #19. It really resounded with me. I have this bad habit of thinking that I can’t start again, because I’ve already messed up. I’m wrong. I can always start again and look toward a different ending.

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  2. @Damonashworth

    Hey Damon, sorry for not responding sooner. Still learning how the site works haha. I will check them out as soon as I can. The quotes you have here are great! Please keep up the great work!

    Yours truly,
    Chris V. , VIT3L

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