Famous Quotes

Famous quotes are saying of famous individuals who expressed their understanding and thoughts into words to inspire or motivate others. These thought provoking expressions give us a different perspective towards love, life or any other emotion or feeling expressed in it. These quotes include every topic that is related to a human being and aims at providing a message that define various different perspectives. Some personally chosen famous quotes include one by Adlai Stevenson that states

It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts

This quote is not only famous it is also motivational as it presses on the quantity against quality term and defines a basic truth of life. Living a short and happy life is always better than living a long dreaded life. You should cherish every moment of life and this happiness is found in true relationships, in self contentment and in thinking and doing well for others. This happiness can be derived from engaging in activities that are of your interest as these will not only benefit you but also the other people present around you. This feeling is rightfully defined by Audrey Hepburn as

For me, the only things of interest are those linked to the heart

Out of many famous quotes this one relates to promoting own actions in a manner that they are beneficial to both us and others as well. Anything done by following your heart is always a generous act and should be promoted at all times.

Other famous quotes include one by Thomas Alva Edison stating

I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work

This is a truly inspiring quote and defines the true principles of life which is to try again and again until you succeed. There is nothing in the world that cannot be achieved if this principle is followed in life. All famous inventors and researchers that are known today spent their lives and careers on this one golden rule and achieved a place in the sky where they shine bright and even though they do not exist today there work is present among us benefiting us in one way or the other.  The belief of a person has a lot to do with what he achieves. Success or failure starts firstly from your mind and your thoughts. If you believe you can do something and succeed on it and if you conceive something as impossible to achieve it is a lost battle from the start. You have to believe in yourself to accomplish any goal in life and these famous quotes go a long way in motivating you towards it.