inspirational quotes

The single most important thing in a child's performance is the quality of the teacher. Making sure a child spends the maximum amount of time with inspirational teachers is the most important thing.Michael Gove

Your personal life, your professional life, and your creative life are all intertwined. I went through a few very difficult years where I felt like a failure. But it was actually really important for me to go through that. Struggle, for me, is the most inspirational thing in the world at the end of the day - as long as you treat it that way.Skylar Grey

I arise full of eagerness and energy, knowing well what achievement lies ahead of me.Zane Grey

Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel.Augustus Hare

We've been surrounded by images of space our whole lives, from the speculative images of science fiction to the inspirational visions of artists to the increasingly beautiful pictures made possible by complex technologies. But whilst we have an overwhelmingly vivid visual understanding of space, we have no sense of what space sounds like.Honor Harger

We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too.Helen Hayes

I know why I am here and my only real focused goal is to live each day to the fullest and to try and honor God and be an encouragement to others. What the future holds is firmly in God's hands, and I am very happy about that!Ken Hensley

Wonder rather than doubt is the root of all knowledge.Abraham Joshua Heschel

I hope that at the end of the seven years, people will say that I have been of some inspirational value to them at home in terms of inclusiveness and abroad, I look forward to representing Ireland.Michael D. Higgins

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.Napoleon Hill

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.Mark Hopkins

A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.Victor Hugo

I love a lot of the New York bands, but Patti Smith stands out. I just read 'Just Kids' and it's an inspirational, well-written account of an emerging New York artist in the late seventies.James Iha

Let us dream of tomorrow where we can truly love from the soul, and know love as the ultimate truth at the heart of all creation.Michael Jackson

The best form of flattery is to be admired, imitated or respected. I've always felt proud our fans look up to us or feel we are inspirational.Cheryl James

I love inspirational R&B, like Mary J. Blige and Jennifer Hudson. I want to do that. That kind of music stays with you.Ashthon Jones

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.Michael Jordan

I try not to put anything political on the forefront of what I'm trying to do creatively. At the same time, I do think it's wonderful when I hear people say that it's inspirational that I'm an Indian woman on camera. My life is very diverse, and my friends are a diverse group of people.Mindy Kaling

Almost every college playwright or sketch or improv comedian was sort of aware of Christopher Durang - even kids in high school. His short plays were so accessible to younger people and I think that was inspirational to me.Mindy Kaling

I am very conscious of who I am as an artist and as an inspirational person.R. Kelly