558 Inspirational Quotes

Architecture is not an inspirational business, it's a rational procedure to do sensible and hopefully beautiful things; that's all. view quote

A #2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere. view quote

Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. view quote

My father, Oliver Hynes, was an educator. He was originally just a teacher, a very good one, but then he was promoted to be in charge of education for the entire area. He was always an inspirational teacher. He was my big personal supporter, always coming here for the Tony Awards. My mother, Carmel, was a homemaker. view quote

Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of his reasoning and will. view quote

Personally, I can't see the appeal in trekking down to D.C. for a networking extravaganza, even if it is built around a special moment in American history. While I find the election of Barack Obama inspirational, I don't have a desire to memorialize it with overly effusive celebration. view quote

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

In fact, I wouldn't really call this a Gospel album, I call it more an inspirational album. view quote

The essential elements of giving are power and love - activity and affection - and the consciousness of the race testifies that in the high and appropriate exercise of these is a blessedness greater than any other. view quote

Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you. view quote

Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit. view quote

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. view quote