Inspiring & Uplifting Famous Quotes & Sayings

I love quotes and sayings, and the way in which I can be inspired, motivated and even sometimes saddened by them. My favourites are the inspiring and uplifting kind, and I have quite a few favourites that I read when I feel like I need cheering up! Here’s a list of my favourite uplifting and inspiring famous quotes and sayings that never fail to put me in a good mood, and I hope they can inspire others too!

  • Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step ~ Lao Tzu
  • I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe ~ Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama
  • There is nothing impossible to him who will try ~ Alexander The Great
  • Always look on the bright side of life ~ From the movie Monty Python’s Life of Brian
  • Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that ~ Martin Luther King, Jr
  • A jug fills drop by drop ~ Buddha
  • Love life and life will love you back. Love people and they will love you back ~ Arthur Rubenstein
  • He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still ~ Lao Tzu
  • Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them – every day begin the task anew ~ Saint Francis de Sales

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