It’s @ByGeorgeJournal for #quotes

Twitter-LogoOur Twitter feed – @ByGeorgeJournal – offers daily quotes to inspire and motivate followers in their workplaces and with their daily activities. However, we must state that we ourselves gain a great deal of thoughtful inspiration from some remarkable people who regularly share their favourite quotes. Here is a list of 50 + quotes from our feed in the past few weeks along with a list of people By George RT’ed.

Enjoy the quotes and, if you are looking for more positive influences in your life, consider following the people listed below.

Quotes On Motivation

  • “Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities.” – Norman Vincent Peale
  • “Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.” – Walter Elliot
  • “There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.” – Norman Vincent Peale
  • “There is no passion to be found playing small, in settling for a life that is less than you are capable of living.” – Nelson Mendela
  • “We have to do the best we can. This is our sacred human responsibility.” – Albert Einstein
  • “I hated every minute of training, but I said, “Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.”” – Muhammad Ali
  • “A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.” – Bob Dylan
  • “To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing.” – Aristotle
  • “Hope is the denial of reality.” – Margaret Weis
  • “I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to what light I have.” – Abraham Lincoln
  • “The more I think of it, the more I realize there are no answers. Life is to be lived.” – Marilyn Monroe
  • “A man without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.” – Thomas Carlyle
  • “What a man can be, he must be.” – Abraham Maslow
  • “Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have.” — Eckhart Tolle
  • “Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see farther.” – J. P. Morgan
  • “It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” – J.K Rowling
  • “Always do more than is required of you.” – George S. Patton
  • “The shortest answer is doing the thing.” – Ernest Hemingway


Inspirational Quotes

  • “Anything less than everything is not enough.” – Prayer for Faith
  • “I shut my eyes in order to see.” – Paul Gauguin
  • “The quality of your thinking determines the quality of your life.” – A.R. Bernard
  • “Each of us has a fire in our hearts for something. It’s our goal in life to find it & keep it lit.” – Mary Lou Retton
  • “If you get, give. If you learn, teach.” – Maya Angelou
  • “Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.” – Anthony Robbins
  • “You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.” – John Wooden
  • “Treat people as if they were what they should be, and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.” – Goethe
  • “Unease, anxiety, tension, stress, worry – all forms of fear – are caused by too much future & not enough presence.” – Eckhart Tolle
  • “At the end of every hard day, people find some reason to believe.” – Bruce Springsteen
  • “Just let awareness have its way with you completely.” – Henry David Thoreau
  • “Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.” – Soren Kierkegaard
  • “Kindness is an everyday byproduct of all the great virtues.” – KristaTippett
  • “If you learn to appreciate more of what you already have, you will find yourself having more to appreciate.” – Michael Angier
  • “We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves happy. The amount of work is the same.” – Carlos Castaneda
  • “Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.” – Jim Rohn
  • “Most of us are just about as happy as we make up our minds to be.” – Abraham Lincoln
  • “There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.” – Federico Fellini
  • “The quieter you become, the more you can hear.” – Ram Dass


Some Other Great Quotes

  • “The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.” – Marcus Aurelius
  • “Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful.” – Thich Nhat Hanh
  • “In giving you are throwing a bridge across the chasm of your solitude.” – Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de
  • “Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we could be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “There is something even more valuable to civilization than wisdom, and that is character.” – H. L. Mencken
  • “You cannot dream yourself into a character: you must hammer and forge yourself into one.” – Henry D. Thoreau
  • “Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.” – Martin Luther King Jr.
  • “When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear.” – Thomas Sowell
  • “Treat a man as he is & he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can & should be & he will become as he can & should be.” – Goethe
  • “Don’t tell people how to do things, tell them what do and let them surprise you with their results.” – George S. Patton
  • “Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility.” – Elizabeth Cady Stanton
  • “Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative.” – Oscar Wilde
  • “Get your facts first, and then you can distort them as much as you please.” – Mark Twain
  • “Art is the elimination of the unnecessary.” – Pablo Picasso
  • “All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • “The easiest thing to do on earth is not write.” – William Goldman


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