inspirational quotes

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

The Wright brothers flew right through the smoke screen of impossibility.Charles Kettering

Ideas shape the course of history.John Maynard Keynes

If my writing comes to a halt, I head to the shops: I find them very inspirational. And if I get into real trouble with my plot, I go out for a pizza with my husband.Sophie Kinsella

Barack Obama's inspirational whoosh to the presidency in 2008 was unusual. Most campaigns are less exhilarating; indeed, they are downright disappointing - until someone wins.Joe Klein

In oneself lies the whole world and if you know how to look and learn, the door is there and the key is in your hand. Nobody on earth can give you either the key or the door to open, except yourself.Jiddu Krishnamurti

It is not ignorance but knowledge which is the mother of wonder.Joseph Wood Krutch

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.Lucy Larcom

Plant thy foot firmly in the prints which His foot has made before thee.Joseph Barber Lightfoot

I am deliberate and afraid of nothing.Audre Lorde

You change your life by changing your heart.Max Lucado

'Star Wars' is fun, its exciting, its inspirational, and people respond to that. It's what they want.George Lucas

Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.Martin Luther

Since we launched the original 'Pop Idol' in England, I've remained close with Simon Fuller. Working as executive producer on 'American idol' for its first seven years not only was an inspirational journey into the heart of American pop culture, it opened my eyes to the untapped potential of the incredibly dynamic young people in this world.Nigel Lythgoe

The only thing that ultimately matters is to eat an ice-cream cone, play a slide trombone, plant a small tree, good God, now you're free.Ray Manzarek

I would probably work with Drake as he is massively inspirational to me as a writer as well as an artist. If not him, then Susan Boyle!Conor Maynard

Hope is some extraordinary spiritual grace that God gives us to control our fears, not to oust them.Vincent McNabb

Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul.Thomas Merton