I have been working with quotes for quite some time now, and following is a collection of quotes that inspired me to quite an extent. I really like these quotes and hope they are going to inspire you too.

Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem.

Phil Donahue

I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.

Og Mandino

The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river.

Ross Perot

No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it's not the same river and he's not the same man.


One must be a wise reader to quote wisely and well.

Amos Bronson Alcott

The maxims of men disclose their hearts.

French Proverb

Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind, than in the one where they sprung up.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Bed is the poor man`s opera.

Italian Proverb

Others go to bed with their mistresses; I with my ideas.

Jose Marti

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

Most of us can read the writing on the wall; we just assume it's addressed to someone else.

Ivern Ball

A proverb is the child of experience.


A man of courage never needs weapons, but he may need bail.

Lewis Mumford

History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.

Maya Angelou

Every mile is two in winter.

George Herbert

Many of us spend half our time wishing for things we could have if we didn't spend half our time wishing.

Alexander Woollcott

No person was ever honored for what he received. Honor has been the reward for what he gave.

Calvin Coolidge

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.

Dion Boucicault

Life ought to be a struggle of desire toward adventures whose nobility will fertilize the soul.

Rebecca West

There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Fate is not an eagle, it creeps like a rat.

Elizabeth Bowen

Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared.

Eddie Rickenbacker

What separates the winners from the losers is how a person reacts to each new twist of fate.

Donald Trump

The less power a man has, the more he likes to use it

Jean-Antoine Petit-Senn

Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.

Malcolm Forbes

Every man thinks God is on his side. The rich and powerful know He is.

Jean Anouilh