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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Bobby Orr

'Forget about style; worry about results.'

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

Anon

'I slept, and dreamed that life was Beauty; I woke, and found that life was Duty.'

Time period: 16th/17th Century
Categories: Creativity

Robert Frost

'Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length.'

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

Elbert Hubbard

'One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.'

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

Marcel Proust

'Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.'

Time period: 18th/19th Century
Categories: General Character

Pastor Roland Smith

'Are you humbly grateful? Or grumbly hateful?'

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

Elmore Leonard

'My most important piece of advice to all of you would-be writers: when you write, try to leave out all the parts readers skip.'

Time period: Any period

Chinese Proverb

'Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.'

Time period: Any period
Categories: General

Mother Teresa

'I'd rather bathe lepers than be interviewed by the press.'

Time period: 20th/21st century
Categories: Honesty Perception

Muhammad Ali

'The man who has no imagination has no wings.'

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

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