History of the concepts[ edit ] Ancient models of inspiration[ edit ] In Greek thought, inspiration meant that the poet or artist would go into ecstasy or furor poeticus, the divine frenzy or poetic madness. He or she would be transported beyond his own mind and given the gods' or goddesses own thoughts to embody. Inspiration is prior to consciousness and outside of skill ingenium in Latin.
We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts - what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it Dale Carnegie Hope is like a road in the country; there wasn't ever a road, but when many people walk on it, the road comes into existence Lin Yutang If you put fences around people, you get sheep William McKnight The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have Leonard Nimoy As long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you otherwise might Marian Anderson Learn to enjoy every minute of your life.
Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family.
Every minute should be enjoyed and savored Earl Nightingale Radio Announcer, Author and Speaker Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master.
For this reason mastery demands all of a person Albert Einstein Theoretical Physicist, Philosopher and Author Always do right. This will surprise some people and astonish the rest Mark Twain Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not Oprah Winfrey Time is more value than money.
You can get more money, but you cannot get more time Jim Rohn Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day Sally Koch There are two kinds of people in this life.
Those who walk into a room and say, 'Well, here I am. Just walk beside me and be my friend Albert Camus Yesterday is gone.
Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Many times a word of praise or thanks or appreciation or cheer has kept people on their feet Charles Swindoll The fruits of life fall into the hands of those who climb the tree and pick them Earl Tupper To know the road ahead, ask those coming back Chinese Proverb The most called-upon prerequisite of a friend is an accessible ear Maya Angelou How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong.
Because some day in life you will have been all these George Washington Carver The reason a dog has got so many friends is because its tail waggles and not its tongue Author Unknown An open ear is the only believable sign of an open heart David Augsburger Your best friend should bring out the best in you Denis Waitley Every tomorrow has two handles.
We can take hold of it with the handle of anxiety or the handle of faith Henry Ward Beecher The only way to have a friend is to be one Ralph Waldo Emerson It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped Anthony Robbins If you want an accounting of your worth, count your friends Merry Browne Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.
It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend.
Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow Melody Beattie The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches, but to reveal to him his own Benjamin Disraeli Life's up and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine your values and goals.
Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want Marsha Sinetar I've always said that the better off you are, the more responsibility you have for helping others Carlos Slim Helu To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart and to sing it to them when they have forgotten Author Unknown Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything that is beautiful Denis Waitley Our memories are our most priceless possessions Author Unknown We sing because we're happy and happy because we sing Denis Waitley Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself Ralph Waldo Emerson Don't hold something in your arms that you could never hold in your heart Author Unknown Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans John Lennon Love is the master key which opens the gates of happiness Oliver Wendell Holmes A single sunbeam is enough to drive away many shadows St.
Francis of Assisi Children are an investment, and grandchildren are the dividends Hilt Hammett Laughter is the best way to make somebody's heart beat Robert Holden Happy is the person who knows what to remember of the past, what to enjoy in the present, and what to plan for in the future Arnold H.
Glasgow Experience is the best of teachers, but her fees are heavy Author Unknown Wrinkles should merely indicate where the smiles have been Mark Twain What the caterpillar calls the end, the rest of the world calls a butterfly Lao Tsu If you live in my heart, you live rent free Irish Proverb You will find yourself refreshed by the presence of cheerful people.
Why not make earnest effort to confer that pleasure on others? Half the battle is gained if you never allow yourself to say anything gloomy Lydia M. Child The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for Joseph Addison The mediocre teacher tells.
The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires William Arthur Ward In five years, you'll be exactly the person you are today except for the books you read and the people you meet Charlie 'Tremendous' Jones The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery Mark Van Doren You give but little when you give of your possessions.
It is when you give of your heart that you truly give Lorraine Hayward If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else Booker T. Washington Never let yesterday use up too much of today Will Rogers Sooner or later we must realize there is no station, no one place to arrive at once and for all.
The true joy of life is the trip Robert J. Hastings I praise loudly. I blame softly Catherine the Great To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe Marilyn vos Savant As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round Ben Hogan Worry gives a small thing a big shadow Swedish Proverb Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around Leo Buscaglia Nothing strengthens the judgment and quickens the conscience like individual responsibility Motivation is what gets you started.
Habit is what keeps you going Jim Ryun Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire William Butler Yeats Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities - always see them, for they're always there Dr.
Norman Vincent Peale To dream anything that you want to dream, that is the beauty of the human mind. To do anything that you want to do, that is the strength of the human will. To trust yourself, to test your limits, that is the courage to succeed Bernard Edmonds How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world Anne Frank Your brain doesn't know what it cannot do until you tell it Ed Strachar Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you would have preferred to talk Doug Larson The mind is like the stomach.40 Inspirational Speeches in 2 Minutes Warning: do not watch this rousing montage if you have a heart condition.
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In addition to the complete text of the Bible, there are over essential life lessons - which are teaching units designed to give you a better understanding and appreciation of the Scripture passages.
When he was just 14 years old, Malawian inventor William Kamkwamba built his family an electricity-generating windmill from spare parts, working from rough plans he found in a library book.