Thinking Quotations from Illumine Training

Ten random inspirational quotations about various aspects of thinking are displayed below. Use the search boxes to the right, to search for quotations by category, person, time period and key word. Use these quotes by famous people for daily inspiration.

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Neil Armstrong

That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.

Time period: 20th/21st century

Thomas Fuller

'He does not believe who does not live according to his belief.'

David Schmaltz

'Life is a roller-coaster. Try to eat a light lunch.'

Time period: 20th/21st century
Categories: General

Aiden Nowlan

'The day the child realizes that all adults are imperfect he becomes an adolescent; the day he forgives them, he becomes an adult; the day he forgives himself, he becomes wise.'

Time period: 20th/21st century
Categories: Wisdom

Swedish proverb

'Love me when I least deserve it, because that’s when I need it the most.'

Time period: Any period
Categories: Love

Albert Schweitzer

'Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by an encounter with another human being. Each of us owes the deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this inner light.'

Time period: 18th/19th Century
Categories: Motivation

Jack London

'I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark burn out in a brilliant blaze than it be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.'

Time period: Any period
Categories: General

Z. N. Hurston

'There is no agony like bearing an untold story inside you.'

Time period: Any period
Categories: Passion Writing

Althea Gibson

'No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you.'

Time period: 20th/21st century
Categories: Learning

Neal Stephenson

'What's hard, in hacking as in fiction, is not writing, it's deciding what to write.'

Time period: 20th/21st century
Categories: Writing

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