Be Inspired

Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise. –Author Unknown

  • Don’t let diamonds go because a stone once pricked you- Inspired Lives
  • A man’s dreams are an index to his greatness -Zadok Rabinowitz
  • To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream, not only plan but also believe -Anatole France
  • Always listen carefully whenever jests are made at you, because as it is said, “many true words are spoken in jests” (Hausa proverbs)
  • If you can’t fly, run, if you can’t run, walk, if you can’t walk, crawl… no matter what, just keep moving…Martin Luther King Junior
  • There’s a place befitting for kings and queens, an altitude only eagles can attain, follow him and he will place you before kings and not mere men-Inspired Lives

Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve –Napoleon Hill

  • Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value –Albert Einstein
  • Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.Katherine Whitehorn
  • One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation. –Arthur Ashe
  • Take risks: if you win, you will be happy; if you lose, you will be wise. –Author Unknown
  • When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us. –Alexander Graham Bell
  • Doubt whom you will, but never yourself – Christian Nestell Bovee
  • We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit. -Aristotle

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible. – Arthur C. Clarke

  •  Don’t wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. – Orison Swett Marden
  • Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need. – Voltaire

All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy. Scott Alexander

  • The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. –Mark Twain
  • Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless. –Jamie Paolinetti
  • The mind is everything. What you think you become. –Buddha
  • Procrastination is a sign of weakness…NA
  • Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. Thomas A. Edison
  • The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it. –Chinese Proverb
  • It is never too late to be what you might have been. –George Eliot

You become what you believe. –Oprah Winfrey

  • When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me. –Erma Bombeck
  • Believe you can and you’re halfway there. –Theodore Roosevelt
  • Happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own actions. –Dalai Lama
  • First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends; wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end. –Aristotle

Take a step into the impossible places and return with your spoils of war; they are the dreams of heroes past but you can make them your accomplishments… #Inspired Lives

  • Confront the dark parts of yourself, and work to banish them with illumination and forgiveness. Your willingness to wrestle with your demons will cause your angels to sing. – August Wilson
  • The two most important days in your life are; the day you were born and the day you find out why. – Mark Twain
  • Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit-down and listen. – Sir Winston Churchhill
  • Courage doesn’t always roar, sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow. – Mary Anne
  •  Don’t wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great.-
    Orison Swett Marden
  • We are all faced with a series of great opportunities – brilliantly disguised as insolvable problems. –
    John Gardner
  • The power of imagination makes us infinite.- John Muir

The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.― Bob Marley

  • Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. – Bob Marley
  • Warriors don’t die with clean swords. – NP

 Speak the truth even if your voice shakes – Maggie Kuhn, Social Activist

  • Courage is not the absence of fear but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear- Ambrose Redmoon
  • Let us not pray to be sheltered from danger but to be fearless when facing them – Rabindranath Tagore
  • A single feat of daring can alter the whole conception of what is impossible – Graham Greene
  • Courage is the power to let go of the familiar – Raymond Lindquist
  • Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage – Anais Nin

I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best. ― Marilyn Monroe

  • You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough – Mae West
  •  It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not – Andre Gide, Autumn Leaves
  •  In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on – Robert Frost
  • To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all – Oscar Wild

Strength doesn’t come from physical capacity, it comes from an indomitable will – Gandhi

  • Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence —Vince Lombardi
  • Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears —Les Brown
  • Do or do not. There is no try —Yoda
  • When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the air-plane takes off against the wind, not with it —Henry Ford
  • It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light —Aristotle Onassis

A harsh reality of life is that failure is key – Inspired Lives

  • Our abilities to understand and assimilate is different; how you interpret what I say depends on who you are – Inspired Lives
  • The mind is everything – it takes conviction to motivate hard-work – Inspired Lives
  • Life is too ironic to fully understand. It takes sadness to know what happiness is. Noise to appreciate silences and absence to really value presence -NA
  • One day, your life will flash before your eyes, make sure it’s worth watching – Jackie Appiah
  • Hard-work pays, let your thirst for success motivate you to take a step closer to your destination everyday…you have 24 hours each day; sleep faster, work smarter, climber higher and live larger, it’s just one life – Inspired Lives


The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • The purpose of life is to contribute in some way to making things better – Robert F Kennedy
  • The purpose of life is a life of purpose – Robert Bryne
  • Three things you cannot recover in life: the WORD after it’s said, the MOMENT after it’s missed and the TIME after it’s gone. Be Careful! – Unknown
  • Why be a king,when you can be a god? – Eminem