Insightful Quotes

Chosen to reflect the spirit of this website:


“I shall pass through this world but once. Any good, therefore, that I can do or any kindness I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer it or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.” Stephen Gilbert

“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.” Muhammad Ali

“In politics, stupidity is not a handicap.” Napoleon Bonaparte
“Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.” Napoleon Bonaparte

“Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain, but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.” Dale Carnegie
“Happiness doesn’t depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude.” Dale Carnegie

“Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” John Emerich Dalberg

“It has become appallingly clear that our technology has surpassed our humanity.” Albert Einstein

“For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thanks, he becomes.” Mohandas Gandhi
“An eye for an eye will only make the whole world blind.” Mohandas Gandhi
“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” Mohandas Gandhi

“All achievements and all earned riches, have their beginning in an idea.” Napoleon Hill

“Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what yo do. Attitude determines how well you do it.” Lou Holtz

“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.” John F. Kennedy
“A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.” John F. Kennedy
“Conformity if the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.” John F. Kennedy

“Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.” Martin Luther King

“Courage is not the absence of fear, it is inspiring others to move beyond it.” Nelson Mandela
“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela

“Chance favors the prepared mind.” Louis Pasteur

“Unlimited power is apt to corrupt the minds of those who possess it.” William Pitt

“To thine own self be true.” William Shakespeare

“Our species is the only creative species, and it has only one creative instrument, the individual mind and spirit of a man.”  John Steinbeck

“We have the best government that money can buy.” Mark Twain

“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

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.” Malcolm X


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