Sunday, May 22, 2011

12 quotes to get you moving

  1. "Life isn't about finding yourself, Life is about creating yourself." -Unknown
  2. "Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple." -Dr. Seuss
  3. "We are responsible for our own life- No other person is or even can be." -Oprah Winfrey
  4. "The vitality of thought is in adventure. Ideas won't keep. Something must be done about them." -Alfred North Whitehead
  5. "Whatever you are by nature, keep to it; never desert your line of talent. Be what nature intended and you will succeed." -Sydney Smith
  6. "Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great." -Mark Twain
  7. "Oppression can only survive through silence." -Carmen de Monteflores
  8. "I dwell in possibility..." -Emily Dickinson
  9. "Develop interest in life as you see it; in people, things, literature, music-the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself." -Henry Miller
  10. "It seems to me that people have vast potential. Most people can do extraordinary things if they have the confidence or take the risks. Yet most people don't. They sit in front of the telly and treat life as if it goes on forever." -Phillip Adams
  11. "Everything you can imagine is real." -Pablo Picasso
  12. "My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose." -Bette Davis


  1. Those are very inspiring quotes! If we actually take them to heart and try to live by them, perhaps our lives will be as interesting and influential as those of the people you quoted. Easy to say, but harder to do. But what's a life without passion?

  2. Perry-

    Exactly! Life without passion is nothing! I cannot imagine being without one! I try to remember that the people who spoke these quotes had to get up everyday and work towards what they wanted till they got it!


    Thanks for the comment! Stay passionate!