Selected inspirational quotes

Here is a short collection of inspirational quotes which have either uplifted me in times of struggle, or are just meaningful to me.  Enjoy.

1. ‘No tree, it is said, can grow to heaven unless its roots reach down to hell’ – C.G Jung.

2.  ‘Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music’ – anon

3. ‘Growth is painful.  Change is painful.  But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong’ – Mandy Hale

4. Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck – Dalai Lama

5. ‘Your speed doesn’t matter, forward is forward’ – anon

6.’What screws us up most in life is the picture in our head of how it’s supposed to be’ – anon

7. ‘Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations’ – anon

8. ‘For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories’ – Plato

9. ‘Love is a serious mental disease’ – Plato

10. ‘Man is a being in search of meaning’ – Plato

11. ‘Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.” – Plato

12. Insanity in individuals is something rare – but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule. – F. Nietzsche

13. ‘Time spent with cats is never wasted’ – S. Freud

14. ‘The trouble is, you think you have time’ – The Buddha

15. ‘Rule your mind or it will rule you’ – The Buddha



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