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10 inspiring Quote from great and successful people in the world

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The Importance of Quotes. A good quotecan be the heart of a compelling article. Good quotes help to tell a story and enhance the credibility of a press release, news story or speech. Words that are crafted well can leave a lasting impact on the world.

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1)Theodore Roosevelt.

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Theodore Roosevelt Jr., often referred to as Teddy Roosevelt or his initials T. R., was an American statesman, politician, conservationist, naturalist, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. 

His great quote: The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms.

2)Mark Twain.

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Mark Twain, pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, (born November 30, 1835, Florida, Missouri, U.S.—died April 21, 1910, Redding, Connecticut), American humorist, journalist, lecturer, and novelist who acquired international fame for his travel narratives.

He quoted: “If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.” “Good friends, goodbooks, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” “Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).”

3)Banjamin Franklin.

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Benjamin Franklin was a Founding Father and a polymath, inventor, scientist, printer, politician, freemason and diplomat. Franklin helped to draft the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, and he negotiated the 1783 Treaty of Paris ending the Revolutionary War.

He quoted: “Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” “Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.” “They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.”

4) Dwight Esienhower.

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Dwight esienhower was an American army general who served as the 34th President of the United States from 1953 to 1961. During World War II, he became a five-star general in the Army and served as Supreme Commander of the Allied Expeditionary Force in Europe.

He quoted: "Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil, and you're a thousand miles from the corn field.” It has been 63 years since President Dwight D. Eisenhower delivered that quote in a memorable speech in Peoria, Illinois.

5) George Washington Carver.

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George Washington Carver was an American agricultural scientist and inventor. He promoted alternative crops to cotton and methods to prevent soil depletion. He was the most prominent black scientist of the early 20th century. 

He quoted: "Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom." "When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world." "Where there is no vision, there is no hope." "Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise."

6) Louis Armstrong.

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Louis Daniel Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed "Satchmo", "Satch", and "Pops", was an American trumpeter, composer, vocalist, and actor who was among the most influential figures in jazz. His career spanned five decades, from the 1920s to the 1960s, and different eras in the history of jazz.

He quoted: “All music is folk music. I ain't never heard a horse sing a song.” “What we play is life.” “Seems to me it ain't the world that's so bad but what we're doing to it, and all I'm saying is: see what a wonderful world it would be if only we'd give it a chance.

7) Christopher McCandless.

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Christopher Johnson McCandless, also known by his pseudonym Alexander Supertramp, was an American hiker who sought an increasingly itinerant lifestyle as he grew up. McCandless is the subject of Into the Wild, a nonfiction book by Jon Krakauer.

He quoted: The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greaterjoy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.

8)Pope John Paul.

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Pope John Paul II born. On May 18, 1920, Karol Jozef Wojtyla is born in the Polish town of Wadowice, 35 miles southwest of Krakow. Wojtyla went on to become Pope John Paul II, history's most well-traveled pope and the first non-Italian to hold the position since the 16th century.

He quoted: The worst prison would be a closed heart. As the family goes, so goes the nation and so goes the whole world in which we live. Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace…Peace will be the last word of history. Love between man and woman cannot be built without sacrifices and self-denial.

8) Denise Diderot.

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Denis Diderot (French: [dəni did(ə)ʁo]; 5 October 1713 – 31 July 1784) was a French philosopher, art critic, and writer, best known for serving as co-founder, chief editor, and contributor to the Encyclopédie along with Jean le Rond d'Alembert. He was a prominent figure during the Age of Enlightenment.

He quoted: “Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.” “The best order of things, as I see it, is the one that includes me; to hell with the most perfect of worlds, if I'm not part of it.” “One swallows the lie that flatters, but sips the bitter truth drop by drop.”

9) Charles m.Schulz.

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Born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Schulzgrew up in Saint Paul. He was the only child of Carl Schulz, who was born in Germany, and Dena Halverson, who had Norwegian heritage. His uncle called him "Sparky" after the horse Spark Plug in Billy DeBeck's comic strip, Barney Google, which Schulzenjoyed reading.

He quoted: “Learn from yesterday, live for today, look to tomorrow, rest this afternoon.” “I think I'm afraid of being happy because whenever I get too happy something bad always happens.” “My life has no purpose, no direction, no aim, no meaning, and yet I'm happy. I can't figure it out.

10)John Wooden.

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Born on October 14, 1910, in Indiana, John Wooden became an All-American guard at Purdue University. After stints as a high school coach and teacher, he took over as head basketball coach at UCLA in 1948 and led the Bruins to a record 10 national championships.

He quoted: “Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best you are capable of becoming.” “Success is never final; failure is never fatal.


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OyedolaTaiye · 06/29/2020
not wisdom sir
OyedolaTaiye · 06/29/2020
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