"My Favorite Inspirational Quotes"

Today, I wanted to do something a little different. When I am feeling low or need a little help getting through the day, I always turn to an inspirational quote or message for guidance. These are typically short and pack a powerful punch when I need a lift. Inspirational quotes are important because they send an emotional trigger to our hearts and minds when we are distressed. Quotes like the ones I am going to share usually come to me at the perfect time. I save many of them for later because I may not need them right away, but when I scroll through my phone I may read something that I need. 

 

I want to share several quotes that help me re-imagine life and provide great inspiration. The right quote will help us see through the dark cloud hovering over us and provide a light of hope. 

 

 

"Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most." 

– Gautama Buddha

 

"In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you.”

– Deepak Chopra

 

“O LORD my God, in thee do I put my trust: save me from all them that persecute me, and deliver me”

– Psalm 7:2 (King James Bible)

 

“A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous”

– Coco Chanel

 

“Keep your heels, head and standards high:

– Coco Chanel

 

“Nothing is impossible; the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!”

– Audrey Hepburn

 

“So, I close my eyes to olds ends and open my heart to new beginnings.” 

– Nick Frederickson

 

“Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.”

– Dalai Lama

 

“Even when you think you have your life all mapped out, things happen that shape your destiny in ways you might never have imagined.”

– Deepak Chopra

 

“I've come to believe that each of us has a personal calling that's as unique as a fingerprint – and that the best way to succeed is to discover what you love and then find a way to offer it to others in the form of service, working hard, and also allowing the energy of the universe to lead you.”

– Oprah Winfrey

 

“Loneliness is a sign you are in desperate need of yourself”

– Rupi Kaur

“The light within us can always identify our mind’s darkness.”

– Munia Khan

 

“When I stopped asking for permission, that’s when I became free.”

– Ava DuVernay

 

“Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.”

– Hermann Hesse

 

“Stress is caused by being ‘here’ but wanting to be ‘there.’” 

– Eckhart Tolle

 

“Because believing that the dots will connect down the road will give you the confidence to follow your heart even when it leads you off the well worn path.”

– Steve Jobs

 

By: Rachel M. Roberts via EIC Le'Keshia Smith