Category Archives: Quotes

Inspirational quotes

Will You Leave the Choice with Him?

“God always gives His best choice to those who leave the choice with Him.” ~ Jim Elliot, Clergyman

Will You Leave the Choice with Him?

“God always gives His best choice to those who leave the choice with Him.” ~ Jim Elliot, Clergyman

Forgiveness is The Attribute

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” Mahatma Ghandi

Forgiveness is The Attribute

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.” Mahatma Ghandi

Without a Nickel, Without a Dream

“A broke man is not a man without a nickel, but a man without a dream.” ~ Jesse Duplantis, Pastor, Covenant Church | Co-Founder, Jesse Duplantis Ministries (JDM) TV Host | Co-Founder, Christians United for Israel (CUFI) Co-Founder, Covenant Compassion

Without a Nickel, Without a Dream

“A broke man is not a man without a nickel, but a man without a dream.” ~ Jesse Duplantis, Pastor, Covenant Church | Co-Founder, Jesse Duplantis Ministries (JDM) TV Host | Co-Founder, Christians United for Israel (CUFI) Co-Founder, Covenant Compassion

Have This Kind of Beauty, Too

“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within – strength, courage, dignity.” ~ Ruby Dee, Actress, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Journalist, Activist, Obie Award (1971), Drama Desk Awards(1971, 1973), Kennedy Center Honors, Women in

Have This Kind of Beauty, Too

“The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within – strength, courage, dignity.” ~ Ruby Dee, Actress, Poet, Playwright, Screenwriter, Journalist, Activist, Obie Award (1971), Drama Desk Awards(1971, 1973), Kennedy Center Honors, Women in

Age is No Issue

“Age is no issue to me. I think 50 is the new 30 and 70 is the new 50.” ~ Tina Turner, Recording Artist, Dancer, Actress & Author,

Age is No Issue

“Age is no issue to me. I think 50 is the new 30 and 70 is the new 50.” ~ Tina Turner, Recording Artist, Dancer, Actress & Author,

Big Hugs

“When I come home, my daughter will run to the door and give me a big hug, and everything that’s happened that day just melts away.” ~ Hugh Jackman, Actor, Singer, Producer, Tony Award, Emmy Award, Golden Globe (2013) &

Big Hugs

“When I come home, my daughter will run to the door and give me a big hug, and everything that’s happened that day just melts away.” ~ Hugh Jackman, Actor, Singer, Producer, Tony Award, Emmy Award, Golden Globe (2013) &

A Form of Power

“Any form of art is a form of power; it has impact, it can affect change — it can not only move us, it makes us move.” ~ Ossie Davis, Voice, Film, Television and Broadway Actor, Director, Poet, Playwright, Author

A Form of Power

“Any form of art is a form of power; it has impact, it can affect change — it can not only move us, it makes us move.” ~ Ossie Davis, Voice, Film, Television and Broadway Actor, Director, Poet, Playwright, Author

An Ongoing Joy

“It’s an ongoing joy being a dad.” ~ Liam Neeson, Actor

An Ongoing Joy

“It’s an ongoing joy being a dad.” ~ Liam Neeson, Actor

Making Role Models

“I think the best thing about being James Brown is looking at my little son. Hopefully I can make my son a role model to a lot of people.” ~ James Brown, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Dancer, Bandleader & Creator

Making Role Models

“I think the best thing about being James Brown is looking at my little son. Hopefully I can make my son a role model to a lot of people.” ~ James Brown, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Dancer, Bandleader & Creator

You’re Not Born That Way

“You have to be taught to be second class; you’re not born that way.” ~ Lena Horne, Singer, Dancer, Actress & Civil Rights Activist.

You’re Not Born That Way

“You have to be taught to be second class; you’re not born that way.” ~ Lena Horne, Singer, Dancer, Actress & Civil Rights Activist.

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Taking the Time to Raise Them

“I know I did the right thing by taking time off to raise my son.” ~ Arsenio Hall, Comedian, Actor, Talk Show Host, NAACP Image Award (1988) & American Comedy Award (1989)

Bursting at The DREAMS

“It’s God’s will that you live a life filled with dreams; a life filled with ‘calling’ and ‘purpose’. Our life should be bursting at the dreams. Dreams are God’s GPS System, giving us hints of God’s Kingdom AND His will

Bursting at The DREAMS

“It’s God’s will that you live a life filled with dreams; a life filled with ‘calling’ and ‘purpose’. Our life should be bursting at the dreams. Dreams are God’s GPS System, giving us hints of God’s Kingdom AND His will

We Are One of His Greatest Creations

“I’m a people lover. I love interacting with different people as I meet them, and I think people are one of God’s greatest creations, I really do. They’re interesting and intriguing.” ~ Gladys Knight, Singer, Songwriter, Actress & Businesswoman

We Are One of His Greatest Creations

“I’m a people lover. I love interacting with different people as I meet them, and I think people are one of God’s greatest creations, I really do. They’re interesting and intriguing.” ~ Gladys Knight, Singer, Songwriter, Actress & Businesswoman

Positive Surroundings

“I think it’s important to get your surroundings, as well as yourself, into a positive state – meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do.” ~ Heidi Klum., Supermodel, Television

Positive Surroundings

“I think it’s important to get your surroundings, as well as yourself, into a positive state – meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do.” ~ Heidi Klum., Supermodel, Television

Time Is …

“If you love life don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” ~ Bruce Lee, Actor, Film Director, Martial Artist, Philosopher & Founder of Jeet Kune Do (martial art)

Time Is …

“If you love life don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” ~ Bruce Lee, Actor, Film Director, Martial Artist, Philosopher & Founder of Jeet Kune Do (martial art)

Being Likeable

“As I’ve gotten older and older … I’ve learned that relationships really matter. That being likeable really matters…. Those things are also almost as important, and maybe even more so, than just being a really excellent writer or a really

Being Likeable

“As I’ve gotten older and older … I’ve learned that relationships really matter. That being likeable really matters…. Those things are also almost as important, and maybe even more so, than just being a really excellent writer or a really

Control the Flames

“Walking through this life is really walking through fire. As you get older, you realize there are fire extinguishers. You do have an ability to control the flames.” ~ Chaka Khan, Singer, Songwriter, Activist & Grammy Awards (10x)

Control the Flames

“Walking through this life is really walking through fire. As you get older, you realize there are fire extinguishers. You do have an ability to control the flames.” ~ Chaka Khan, Singer, Songwriter, Activist & Grammy Awards (10x)

Isn’t Everyone Supposed to Be?

“There’s no chivalry in culture any more. Sometimes you meet someone who everyone says is polite and you’re like, “Wow!”, but then it’s like, “Hang on, isn’t everyone supposed to be polite?”” ~ will.i.am a.k.a William James Adams, Founder of

Isn’t Everyone Supposed to Be?

“There’s no chivalry in culture any more. Sometimes you meet someone who everyone says is polite and you’re like, “Wow!”, but then it’s like, “Hang on, isn’t everyone supposed to be polite?”” ~ will.i.am a.k.a William James Adams, Founder of

The Once-In-a-Lifetime Love

“A song like ‘Once in a Lifetime’ is inspired by my marriage – it’s a good, life-changing happening in my life. … your once-in-a-lifetime love, that’s what everybody’s looking for.” ~ Keith Urban, Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Musician & Record Producer

The Once-In-a-Lifetime Love

“A song like ‘Once in a Lifetime’ is inspired by my marriage – it’s a good, life-changing happening in my life. … your once-in-a-lifetime love, that’s what everybody’s looking for.” ~ Keith Urban, Singer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Musician & Record Producer

As Much As We Take

“I believe that as much as you take, you have to give back. It’s important not to focus on yourself too much.” ~ Nicole Kidman, Actress, Film Producer & Singer

As Much As We Take

“I believe that as much as you take, you have to give back. It’s important not to focus on yourself too much.” ~ Nicole Kidman, Actress, Film Producer & Singer

Making Stars

“Say what you want about me, I get the job done. That job is helping young people excel and get the most out of life — whatever aspirations or ambitions they have. I don’t believe in the word ‘impossible’. I

Making Stars

“Say what you want about me, I get the job done. That job is helping young people excel and get the most out of life — whatever aspirations or ambitions they have. I don’t believe in the word ‘impossible’. I

Thinking Even BIGGER

“Corporate America was hurling offers at her. Thinking even bigger, wanting even more, she had dreams of starting a Martha Stewart magazine and starring in her own regularly-scheduled Martha Stewart television show. Martha saw herself as Betty Crocker, Julia Child,

Thinking Even BIGGER

“Corporate America was hurling offers at her. Thinking even bigger, wanting even more, she had dreams of starting a Martha Stewart magazine and starring in her own regularly-scheduled Martha Stewart television show. Martha saw herself as Betty Crocker, Julia Child,

The Movie He Didn’t Like

“I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said ‘We saw your movie.’ ‘Which one?’, I said. He shouted, ‘Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn’t like?’” ~ Brad Pitt, Actor, Producer, Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

The Movie He Didn’t Like

“I phoned my grandparents and my grandfather said ‘We saw your movie.’ ‘Which one?’, I said. He shouted, ‘Betty, what was the name of that movie I didn’t like?’” ~ Brad Pitt, Actor, Producer, Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

The Lessons of ‘Failure’

“It’s fine to celebrate success, yet it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” ~ Bill Gates, a.k.a. William Henry Gates III Business Magnate, Entrepreneur, Investor, Author, Co-Founder of Microsoft & Philanthropist

The Lessons of ‘Failure’

“It’s fine to celebrate success, yet it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” ~ Bill Gates, a.k.a. William Henry Gates III Business Magnate, Entrepreneur, Investor, Author, Co-Founder of Microsoft & Philanthropist

Dad & Dependable

“All kids want from their dad is for them to be around – and to show up when they say they’re going to show up.” ~ Nicole Ari Parker, Actress

Dad & Dependable

“All kids want from their dad is for them to be around – and to show up when they say they’re going to show up.” ~ Nicole Ari Parker, Actress