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10 inspirational quotes, part 1

Here’s 10 quotes that gives me a jolt of positivity, possibility and a kick in the butt. Have a great weekeend!

We are what we repeatedly do.
– Aristotle

There are two lasting bequests we can give our children:
One is roots.
The other is wings.
– Hodding Carter, Jr.

People are just about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
– Abraham Lincoln

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
– Eleanor Roosevelt

Shoot for the moon.
Even if you miss, you’ll land among the stars.
– Les Brown

The day a person becomes a cynic
is the day he loses his youth.
– Marvin D. Levy

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
– C. Archie Danielson

All serious daring starts from within.
– Eudora Welty

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happiness is the sense that one matters.
– Samuel Shoemaker

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  • Philerfar November 12, 2006, 4:37 am


  • Fabulously Broke April 18, 2008, 7:25 pm

    My favourite is the Eleanor Roosevelt one

  • "H" May 21, 2009, 7:08 am

    Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings. Wow! The more I think about it, the more I realize… profound….

  • william November 15, 2009, 4:05 am

    Inspiring for me… 🙂

  • Amy Doan December 30, 2009, 3:48 am

    I am glad to find this post, it has been motivating me to keep on with my goals. Happy Holidays to everyone.

  • DJ March 15, 2010, 5:49 am

    love it helps lots

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