Famous Quotes

Words have the power to heal, inspire, and transform. Explore a handpicked selection of famous quotes that resonate with the themes of resilience, healing, and personal growth. These words of wisdom offer insight and motivation to help you navigate life’s challenges with grace and determination.

“In youth, we learn; in age, we understand.”

“Happy slaves are the bitterest enemies of freedom”

“It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.”

“Clear thinkers take feedback from reality, not society.”

“The people who succeed are irrationally passionate about something.”

“The wiser head gives in! It’s an immortal phrase. It founds the world dominion of stupidity”

“Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.”

“Don’t trust words. Trust actions”

“Man is the only creature who refuses to be what he is.”

“Dare to think”

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”

“The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.”

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.”

“The only thing more dangerous than ignorance is arrogance.”

“You are only rebellious in the eyes of those who cannot control or manipulate you.”

“If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.”

“Sometimes the things that break your heart end up fixing your vision”

“Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.”

“The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.”

“If it costs you your peace, it’s too expensive”

“Every day is a new day, and you’ll never be able to find happiness if you don’t move on.”

“A calm and modest life brings more happiness than the pursuit of success combined with constant restlessness.”

“Happiness is a state of mind. It’s just according to the way you look at things.”

“All self-help boils down to – choose long-term over short-term.”

“My definition of wisdom is knowing the long-term consequences of your actions.”

“Every word has consequences. Every silence, too”

“You can’t separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has his freedom.”

“One has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws.”

“Every birthday is a gift. Every day is a gift.”

“You must do the things you think you cannot do.”

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

“Find something you’re passionate about and keep tremendously interested in it.”

“One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth doing is what we do for others.”

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.”

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.”

“When you can’t find someone to follow, you have to find a way to lead by example.”

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.”

“If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.”

“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.”

“Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.”

“Be so good they can’t ignore you.”

“Tough times never last, but tough people do.”

“There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.”

“It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”

“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.”

“Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.”

“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”

“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m possible!”

“Right is right, even if everyone is against it, and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it.”

“It isn’t what you have, who you are, where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it.”

“In good times, it’s easy to be good, in hardship heroes are recognized.”

“All that happens to us, including our humiliations, our misfortunes, our embarrassments, all is given to us as raw material, as clay, so that we may shape our art.”

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”

“It’s not just about being better. It’s about being different. You need to give people a reason to choose your business.”

“Do one thing every day that scares you.”

Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.

“Change almost never fails because it’s too early. It almost always fails because it’s too late.”

“Change is hardest at the beginning, messiest in the middle and best at the end.”

“Nothing is lost . . . Everything is transformed.”

“The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.”

“When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.”

“Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change.”

“And that is how change happens. One gesture. One person. One moment at a time.”

“I have accepted fear as part of life – specifically the fear of change… I have gone ahead despite the pounding in the heart that says: turn back….”

“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”

“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”

“We have a right to protest for what is right. That’s all we can do. There are people hurting, there are people suffering, so we have an obligation, a mandate, to do something.”

“Justice will not be served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are.”

“Character is higher than intellect.”

“One of the most beautiful compensations in life is that no person can help another without helping themselves.”

“What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think.”

“What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.”

“Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.”

“Start by doing what is necessary, then do what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”

“When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.”

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”

“If it’s important you’ll find a way. If it’s not, you’ll find an excuse.”

“Change, like healing, takes time.”

“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.”

“Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.”

“Not the power to remember, but its very opposite, the power to forget, is a necessary condition for our existence”.

“If You’re Going Through Hell, Keep Going”

I’ve learned that whenever I decide something with an open heart, I usually make the right decision.

“We go through our careers and things happen to us. Those experiences made me what I am.”

I’ve learned that every day you should reach out and touch someone. People love a warm hug, or just a friendly pat on the back.

“Realize that if a door closed, it’s because what was behind it wasn’t meant for you.”

”You never know how strong you are… until being strong is the only choice you have.”

Choice, not chance, determines your destiny.

In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Words have the power to both destroy and heal. When words are both true and kind, they can change our world.

In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer.

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that count.

The only way to do great work is to love what you do.

Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life.

The wound is the place where the Light enters you.

The best way to predict your future is to create it

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.

Out of difficulties grow miracles

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.