100000+ Famous Inspirational Quotations


WE CANNOT ADVANCE WITHOUT NEW EXPERIMENTS IN LIVING, BUT NO WISE MAN TRIES EVERY DAY WHAT HE HAS PROVED WRONG THE DAY BEFORE.
- JAMES TRUSLOW ADAMS



A PSYCHIATRIST IS A FELLOW WHO ASKS YOU A LOT OF EXPENSIVE QUESTIONS YOUR WIFE ASKS FOR NOTHING
- JOEY ADAMS

BANKRUPTCY IS A LEGAL PROCEEDING IN WHICH YOU PUT YOUR MONEY IN YOUR PANTS POCKET AND GIVE YOUR COAT TO YOUR CREDITORS.
- JOEY ADAMS

DO NOT WORRY ABOUT AVOIDING TEMPTATION. AS YOU GROW OLDER IT WILL AVOID YOU.
- JOEY ADAMS

MARRIAGE IS GIVE AND TAKE. YOU'D BETTER GIVE IT TO HER OR SHE'LL TAKE IT ANYWAY.
- JOEY ADAMS

FEAR IS THE FOUNDATION OF MOST GOVERNMENT.
- JOHN ADAMS

A DESIRE TO BE OBSERVED, CONSIDERED, ESTEEMED, PRAISED, BELOVED, AND ADMIRED BY HIS FELLOWS IS ONE OF THE EARLIEST AS WELL AS THE KEENEST DISPOSITIONS DISCOVERED IN THE HEART OF MAN.
- JOHN ADAMS

ABUSE OF WORDS HAS BEEN THE GREAT INSTRUMENT OF SOPHISTRY AND CHICANERY, OF PARTY, FACTION, AND DIVISION OF SOCIETY.
- JOHN ADAMS

ALWAYS VOTE FOR PRINCIPLE, THOUGH YOU MAY VOTE ALONE, AND YOU MAY CHERISH THE SWEETEST REFLECTION THAT YOUR VOTE IS NEVER LOST.
- JOHN ADAMS

AS MUCH AS I CONVERSE WITH SAGES AND HEROES, THEY HAVE VERY LITTLE OF MY LOVE AND ADMIRATION. I LONG FOR RURAL AND DOMESTIC SCENE, FOR THE WARBLING OF BIRDS AND THE PRATTLING OF MY CHILDREN
- JOHN ADAMS

COURAGE AND PERSEVERANCE HAVE A MAGICAL TALISMAN, BEFORE WHICH DIFFICULTIES DISAPPEAR AND OBSTACLES VANISH INTO AIR.
- JOHN ADAMS

FACTS ARE STUBBORN THINGS; AND WHAT EVER MAY BE OUR WISHES, OUR INCLINATIONS, OR THE DICTATES OF OUR PASSIONS, THEY CAN NOT ALTER THE STATE OF FACTS, AND EVIDENCE.
- JOHN ADAMS

FACTS ARE STUBBORN THINGS; AND WHATEVER MAY BE OUR WISHES, OUR INCLINATIONS, OR THE DICTATES OF OUR PASSIONS, THEY CANNOT ALTER THE STATE OF FACTS AND EVIDENCE.
- JOHN ADAMS

GENIUS IS SORROW'S CHILD.
- JOHN ADAMS

HERE IS EVERYTHING WHICH CAN LAY HOLD OF THE EYE, EAR AND IMAGINATION - EVERYTHING WHICH CAN CHARM AND BEWITCH THE SIMPLE AND IGNORANT. I WONDER HOW LUTHER EVER BROKE THE SPELL.
- JOHN ADAMS

I ALWAYS CONSIDER THE SETTLEMENT OF AMERICA WITH REVERENCE AND WONDER, AS THE OPENING OF A GRAND SCENE AND DESIGN IN PROVIDENCE, FOR THE ILLUMINATION OF THE IGNORANT AND THE EMANCIPATION OF THE SLAVISH PART OF MANKIND ALL OVER THE EARTH.
- JOHN ADAMS

I MUST STUDY POLITICS AND WAR THAT MY SONS MAY HAVE LIBERTY TO STUDY MATHEMATICS AND PHILOSOPHY.
- JOHN ADAMS

IF WE DO NOT LAY OUT OURSELVES IN THE SERVICE OF MANKIND WHOM SHOULD WE SERVE?
- JOHN ADAMS

IN POLITICS THE MIDDLE WAY IS NONE AT ALL.
- JOHN ADAMS

LIBERTY CAN NOT BE PRESERVED WITHOUT A GENERAL KNOWLEDGE AMONG THE PEOPLE.
- JOHN ADAMS

LIBERTY, ACCORDING TO MY METAPHYSICS IS A SELF-DETERMINING POWER IN AN INTELLECTUAL AGENT. IT IMPLIES THOUGHT AND CHOICE AND POWER.
- JOHN ADAMS

OLD MINDS ARE LIKE OLD HORSES; YOU MUST EXERCISE THEM IF YOU WISH TO KEEP THEM IN WORKING ORDER.
- JOHN ADAMS

OUR CONSTITUTION WAS MADE ONLY FOR A MORAL AND RELIGIOUS PEOPLE. IT IS WHOLLY INADEQUATE TO THE GOVERNMENT OF ANY OTHER.
- JOHN ADAMS

PATIENCE AND PERSEVERANCE HAVE A MAGICAL EFFECT BEFORE WHICH DIFFICULTIES DISAPPEAR AND OBSTACLES VANISH.
- JOHN ADAMS

POWER ALWAYS THINKS IT HAS A GREAT SOUL AND VAST VIEWS BEYOND THE COMPREHENSION OF THE WEAK.
- JOHN ADAMS