[ @studymei‘s Inspirational quotes for bullet journals and whatever else your heart desires! ]
I have had a rather long collection of motivational and inspirational quotes on my computer for a while which I use for my white boards, exercise books and bullet journals. I thought it time I share them, because I know how difficult it can be to find any that strike a chord.
I hope you find these useful!
“The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.” ―Aristotle
“We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.” ― Kurt Vonnegut, Mother Night
“Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.” ― Neil Gaiman, The Sandman, Vol. 6: Fables and Reflections
“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” ― Maya Angelou
“Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.” ― Lance Armstrong, Every Second Counts
“I dream my painting and I paint my dream.” ― Vincent van Gogh
“Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.” ― Thomas Jefferson
“You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.”― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
“You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.” ― Jack London
“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” ― Babe Ruth
“There is no dishonor in losing the race. There is only dishonor in not racing because you are afraid to lose.” ― Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain
“A single day is enough to make us a little larger or, another time, a little smaller.” ― Paul Klee
“The problem with people is they forget that most of the time it’s the small things that count.” ― Jennifer Niven, All the Bright Places
“Life gives us choices. You either grab on with both hands and just go for it, or you sit on the sidelines.” ― Christine Feehan, Night Game
“Your life is an occasion. Rise to it.” ― Suzanne Weyn, Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium
“Dreams are only dreams until you wake up and make them real.” ― Ned Vizzini, It’s Kind of a Funny Story
“Take it easy, but take it.” ― Woody Guthrie
“A bruise is a lesson… and each lesson makes us better.” ― George R.R. Martin, A Game of Thrones
“Always remember, your focus determines your reality.” ― George Lucas
“Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.” ― Andy Rooney
“Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.” ― Paul Brandt
“All knowledge is worth having.” ― Jacqueline Carey, Kushiel’s Dart
“Reach high, for stars lie hidden in you. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.” ― Rabindranath Tagore
“Life, with its rules, its obligations, and its freedoms, is like a sonnet: You’re given the form, but you have to write the sonnet yourself.” ― Madeleine L'Engle, A Wrinkle in Time
My hommage to one of the finest feats in modern day storytelling. A ‘thank you for the good times’, if you will.
I would have loved to include every single character from the show, but in order to avoid overkill and keep the composition readable, I decided to stick with who I considered to be the most important core characters. Sorry, fellow Huell fans.
Some say leadership is an art. Some say leadership is a science. There are a lot of books written on the topic and a lot of approaches discussed. But there are also simple, yet powerful quotes that pack a punch and make us think about the true meaning of leadership. Here are a few.