Words of Wisdom from Brilliant Minds

Sometimes you come across a quote that makes you smile, laugh, shake your head or stop and think. Here is a short selection of inspirational quotes we've been saving. Definitely the kind of stuff to motivate you for whatever life throws at you next. Enjoy.

“We are the music makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams.” -Arthur O’Shaughnessy

“Between the wish and the thing the world lies waiting.” - Cormac McCarthy

“We are that strange species that constructs artifacts intended to counter the natural flow of forgetting.”-William Gibson

“It’s better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

"It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.” -Isaac Asimov

“The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.”-Arthur C. Clarke

“If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.” -Peter F. Drucker

“No effort we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.” -Helen Keller

“Birds born in cages think that flying is a disease.” -Alejandro Jodorowsky

“Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?” -Benjamin Franklin

"Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first." -Mark Twain

"Nobody likes a clown at midnight.” -Stephen King

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As one hand of the co-founding tag team behind Internships In Asia, Joey is the resident talker, commentator and opinionator who gives voice to the site's perspective on all things international travel, education and...

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