130 Inspirational Quotes on Happiness, Courage, Character, Success, Love, and the Meaning of Life

97. “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” –Helen Keller

98. “To educate a person in the mind but not in morals is to educate a menace to society.” –Theodore Roosevelt

99. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” –Winston Churchill

100. “Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.” –J. Paul Getty

101. “Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” –Jim Rohn

102. “This is the miracle that happens every time to those who really love; the more they give, the more they possess.” –Rainer Maria Rilke

103. “Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.” –Robert A. Heinlein

104. “A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” –Charles Darwin

105. “Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.” –Mark Twain

106. “Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” –Howard Thurman

107. “The harder you practice, the luckier you get.” –Gary Player [Click to Tweet this quote]

108. “Whoever undertakes to set himself up as judge in the field of truth and knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.” –Albert Einstein

109. “In order to learn the important lessons in life, one must, each day, surmount a fear.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

110. “You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face; You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” –Eleanor Roosevelt

111. “When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe then you will be successful.” –Eric Thomas [Click to Tweet this quote]

112. “I am who I am today because of the choices I made yesterday.” –Eleanor Roosevelt

113. “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

115. “You’ve got what it takes but it’s going to take everything you’ve got.” –Unknown [Click to Tweet this quote]

116. “Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.” –Carl Jung

117. “I hated every minute of training, but I said ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” –Muhammad Ali

118. “The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop the other people.” –Randy Pausch

119. “Life becomes easier when learn to accept the apology you never got.” –Robert Brault [Click to Tweet this quote]

120. “The past is our definition. We may strive with good reason to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it. But we will escape it only by adding something better to it.” –Wendell Berry

121. “Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” – Carl Bard

122. “We all die. The goal isn’t to live forever. The goal is to create something that will.” –Chuck Palahniuk

123. “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” –Maya Angelou


124. “The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life.” –Muhammed Ali

125. “Did you ever see an unhappy horse? Did you ever see bird that had the blues? One reason why birds and horses are not unhappy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses.” –Dale Carnegie

126. “ We have to allow ourselves to be loved by the people who really love us, the people who really matter. Too much of the time, we are blinded by our own pursuits of people to love us, people that don’t even matter, while all that time we waste and the people who do love us have to stand on the sidewalk and watch us beg in the streets! It’s time to put an end to this. It’s time for us to let ourselves be loved. ” –C. Joybell C.

127. “The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing we can never give enough of is love.” –Henry Miller

128. “To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.” –Brandi Snyder

129. “Love is a condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.” –Robert Heinlein

130. Love is more than a noun—it is a verb; it is more than a feeling—it is caring, sharing, helping, sacrificing.” –William Arthur Ward

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