Famous Inspiration Quotes

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Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety nine percent perspiration.

Thomas Edison

Inspiration always arrives unannounced.

Vanna Bonta

Love and respect woman. Look to her not only for comfort, but for strength and inspiration and the doubling of your intellectual and moral powers. Blot out from your mind any idea of superiority you have none.

Giuseppe Mazzini

Motivation is an external, temporary high that PUSHES you forward. Inspiration is a sustainable internal glow which PULLS you forward.

Thomas Leonard

Quotes are nothing but inspiration for the uninspired.

Richard Kemph

The glory of friendship is not the outstreched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The secret of writing a good e-mail is to have a good beginning and a good ending; and to keep the two as close together as possible with effective message in between. Good e-mail writing is always 1% inspiration, and 99% elimination.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

There can be no forced inspiration.

Dejan Stojanovic

Truth adds strength to our mind,courage to our heart,happiness to our soul and empowerment, motivation and inspiration to feel the best in our enriching life.

Anuj Somany

We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.

Frank Tibolt

I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.


Genius is 1 inspiration and 99 perspiration.

Thomas Alva Edison

Inspiration is wonderful when it happens, but the writer must develop an approach for the rest of the time... The wait is simply too long.

Leonard Bernstein

The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Risk is essential. There is not growth of inspiration in staying within what is safe and comfortable. Once you find out what you do best, why not try something else

Alex Noble

Do not quench your inspiration and your inmagination do not become the slave of your model.

Vincent Van Gogh

A deadline is negative inspiration. Still, it's better than no inspiration at all.

Rita Mae Brown

A fine quotation has really no meaning only when one reads without getting any inspiration from it.

Vikrant Parsai

As if the night has been created for the writers and as if the silence of it is the very inspiration itself!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Be an inspiration to others who have a negative outlook on life. Hold their hands and guide them toward the light.

Vikrant Parsai

Biological death is only a mechanical problem, it can be solved and man can live millions of years! Do not believe in life after death! Seek for the life within the life! The medusa of Turritopsis nutricula is biologically immortal and this little creature is a big inspiration for us! He who thinks positively reaches his target!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be Revelation.

Eileen Caddy

Do not quench your inspiration and your imagination; do not become the slave of your model.

Vincent van Gogh

Enthusiasm is the inspiration of everything great. Without it no man is to be feared, and with it none despised.

Christian Nevell Bovee

Everyone thinks that his own thoughts are best but finds no inspiration.

Vikrant Parsai

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