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Quotes to Inspire!


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Madeleine Banman | April 18, 2018

We all can use a little inspiration sometimes, and there are quite a few wonderful, inspirational quotes out there! These are seven of my favourites, and who they're attributed to.

I was quiet, but I was not blind.” - Jane Austen

Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” - Benjamin Franklin

As a writer, this one speaks to me a lot!

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.” - Abraham Lincoln

This is such a powerful and beautiful version of 'glass half full'.

Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will take you everywhere.” - Albert Einstein

Imagination... I can never find the words to say how wonderful I think it is! It's why I write!

By finding the courage to be ourselves, we gain the power to make a difference.” - Lindsey Stirling

Always be yourself, unless you can be- Nope, never mind. Just be yourself!

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” - C.S. Lewis

Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice.” - William Shakespeare

I can't say enough how much I agree with this!