My Favorite Quotes

"Keep away from people who belittle your ambitions,
small people always do that...but the really great,
make you feel that you too can become great."
- Mark Twain

"Be who you are and say what you feel,
because those who mind don't matter,
and those who matter don't mind."
- Dr. Seuss

“Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I’m not perfect and I don’t live to be.
But, before you start pointing fingers,
make sure your hands are clean.”
- Bob Marley

“Truth is, everybody is going to hurt you;
you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.”
- Bob Marley

“I believe that everything happens for a reason.
People change so that you can learn to let go.
Things go wrong so that you can appreciate when they’re right.
You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself,
and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.”
- Marilyn Monroe

“I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure.
I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle.
But if you can't handle me at my worst,
then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.”
- Marilyn Monroe

“Well-behaved women rarely make history.”
- Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

“I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.”
- Albert Einstein

“It always seems impossible until it's done.”
- Nelson Mandela

“Every artist was first an amateur.”
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul.
Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal.”
- Pamela Vaull Starr

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
- Eleanor Roosevelt

“Dreams are the touchstones of our character.”
Henry David Thoreau

"The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up."
- Paul Valery

“Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.”
- Albert Einstein

“Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.”
- Unknown

“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning,
but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”
- Maria Robinson quotes

“To love is to risk not being loved in return.
To hope is to risk pain.
To try is to risk failure,
but risk must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.”
- Unknown

“Life isn’t worth living unless you’re willing to take some big chances and go for broke.”
- Eliot Wiggington

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”
- John Lennon

“There are only two ways to live your life.
One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.”
- Albert Einstein

“We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird,
and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours,
we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.”
- Dr. Seuss

“Today you are You, that is truer than true.
There is no one alive who is Youer than You.”
- Dr. Seuss

“Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.”
- Dr. Seuss

“The more you read, the more things you will know.
The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”
- Dr. Seuss

“If you live to be 100,
I hope I live to be 100 minus 1 day,
so I never have to live without you.”
- Winnie the Pooh

“If there ever comes a day when we can't be together,
keep me in your heart,
 I'll stay there forever.”
- Winnie the Pooh

“The greater your capacity to love,
the greater your capacity to feel the pain.”
– Jennifer Aniston

“The only rule is: don’t be boring and dress cute wherever you go.
Life is too short to blend in.”
– Paris Hilton

“We must become the change we want to see.”
Mahatma Gandhi 

Be a good listener.
Your ears will never get you in trouble.”
Frank Tyger

“Remember, if you ever need a helping hand,
you'll find one at the end of your arm...
As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands…
One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.”
- Audrey Hepburn

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.”
- Henry Ford

“We must become the change we want to see.”
- Mahatma Gandhi

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.”
- Confucius

“I always feel like an idiot. But I am an idiot, so it kinda works out!”
- Billy from Billy Madison
…not a very inspirational quote, but it is from one of my favorite movies…so I love it!

“Mr. Madison, what you've just said is one of the most insanely idiotic things I've ever heard.
At no point in your rambling,
incoherent response was there anything that could even be considered a rational thought.
Everyone in this room is now dumber for having listened to it.
I award you no points, and may God have mercy on your soul!”
- Billy Madison
…another great quote from that movie, ha ha ha.

"Even miracles take a little time."
- The Fairy God Mother

"To infinity and beyond!"
- Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story

"Reach for the sky!"  
- Woody from Toy Story

“The past can hurt. You can either run from it or learn from it.”
- The Lion King

“A dream is a wish your heart makes when you're fast asleep.
In dreams you will lose your heartaches.
Whatever you wish for, you keep.
Have faith in your dreams, and someday, your rainbow will come smiling through.
No matter how your heart is grieving,
if you keep on believing, the dreams that you wish will come true.”
- Cinderella