Examples – Quotations

It is good to listen to positive and inspiring words of wisdom from people that stood for something big in their lives. The strength of their faith and unrelenting power of their will is reflected in them, so when we listen to those words, a dose of encouragement enters our minds and hearts.

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
(Albert Einstein)

People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway. If you are honest, people may cheat you. Be honest anyway. If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway. The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway. For you see, in the end, it is between you and God. It was never between you and them anyway. (Mother Theresa)

If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
(Martin Luther King Jr.)

Be the change you want to see in the world.
(Mahatma Gandhi)

Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin. (Mother Theresa)

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
(Albert Einstein)

Never, never be afraid to do what’s right, especially if the well-being of a person or animal is at stake. Society’s punishments are small compared to the wounds we inflict on our soul when we look the other way.
(Martin Luther King Jr.)

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
(Winston S. Churchill)

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
(Martin Luther King Jr.)

Remember that all through history, there have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they seem invincible. But in the end, they always fall. Always.
(Mahatma Gandhi)

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
(Winston S. Churchill)

If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as a Michelangelo painted, or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, ‘Here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
(Martin Luther King Jr.)

It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.
(Mother Theresa)

Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
(Mahatma Gandhi)

The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: ‘If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?’ But…the good Samaritan reversed the question: ‘If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?
(Martin Luther King Jr.)

Each one of them is Jesus in disguise.
(Mother Theresa)

Coincidence is God’s way of remaining anonymous.
(Albert Einstein)

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