Inspirational and Inspiring Gifts

Quotes on Ecards G

All quotations below are found on Inspire21 ecards by corresponding "Topics."

Goals & Planning

"Don't set your goals by what other people deem important. Only you know what's best for you." -- Brian Dyson

"Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal." -- Henry Ford

"Great is the plan that leads us out of debt and gives us wealth which is ours to keep." -- George S. Clason (from the book, "The Richest man in Babylon"

"Americans are overreachers; overreaching is the most admirable of the many American excesses." -- George F. Will

"Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a ship does not know what harbor it is making for, no wind is the right wind." -- Seneca

Note: To see these quotes on Inspire21 ecards, click Goals & Planning


Greatness & Leadership

"Leaders Inspire. They aren't assigned leadership. They command it." -- 'Dr. Phil' McGraw

"When I was a child, my mother said to me,
'If you become a soldier, you'll be a General.
If you become a monk you'll end up as the Pope.'
Instead I became a painter, and wound up as Picasso." -- Pablo Picasso

"Your profession is not what brings home your paycheck.
Your profession is what you were put on earth to do,
with such passion and such intensity that it becomes spiritual in calling."
-- Vincent Van Gogh

"He who is greatest among you shall be your servant." -- Matthew 23:11

"A Champion shows who he is by what he does." -- Evander Holyfield

"You're like a farmer - OUTSTANDING in your field!" -- Unknown

"The secret to greatness is simple: Do better work than any other in your field, and keep on doing it." -- Millicent Fenwick

"Leadership is action, not position." -- Donald H. McGannon

"Everything is difficult before it becomes EASY" -- Unknown

"If you would lift me up, you've got to be on higher ground." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Lives of gret men all remind us We can make our lives sublime, And, departing, leave behind us Footprints on the sands of time." -- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - from "The Psalms of Life"

"Many may follow, but Only One Leads." -- Unknown

"We are stronger together than we are apart." -- Walter Payton - NFL RB for Chicago Bears

"There are many who can teach, but only a few who can reach." -- Unknown

"It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness." -- Seneca

Note: To see these quotes on Inspire21 ecards, click Greatness & Leadership


Growing & Changing

"One should count each day a separate life." -- Seneca

"Glory is a light which shines from us to others, not from others to us." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"If any man is able to convince me and show me that I do not think or act right, I will gladly change; for I seek the truth, by which no man was ever injured. But, he is injured who abides in his errors and ignorance." -- Caesar Marcus Aurelius (121-180 AD)

"Would you live with ease, do as you ought and not as you please." -- Benjamin Franklin

"Great men are they that see spiritual is stronger than any material force, that thoughts rule the world." -- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Experience is what you get when you were expecting something else." -- Unknown

"If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away." -- Henry David Thoreau

"Talent is god-given, Be humble. Fame is man-given, Be grateful. Conceit is self-given, Be careful." -- John Wooden, UCLA Head Coach of NCAA Basketball Championships

"Failure is not falling down, it's not getting up again." -- Mary Pickford

"The most powerful factors in the world are clear ideas in the minds of energetic men of good will." -- J. Arthur Thomson

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not a single act, but a habit." -- Aristotle

"It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations." -- Sir Winston Churchill

"Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again expecting different results." -- Unknown

"If you don't run your own life, somebody else will." -- John Atkinson

"You cannot find yourself, only create yourself." -- Anne B. Sekel

"If you keep doing what you've always done, you'll keep getting what you've always gotten." -- Jim Rohn

"When you lose, do not lose the lesson." -- Dalai Lama

"It is never too late to give up your prejudices." -- Henry David Thoreau

"A man only begins to be a man when he ceases to whine and revile, and commences to search for the hidden justice which regulates life." -- James Allen (From 'As A Man Thinketh')

"Go do the right thing." -- Dr. Laura Schlessinger

"A setback is a set-up for a comeback." -- Unknown

"You can't change what you can't control." -- Unknown

"If you want to change, change your MIND." -- Unknown

Don't Start Bad Habits - "If you can't keep from starting something you know you shouldn't, what makes you think you can quit it when you know you should?" -- Robert B. Barkelew

"God grant me the Serenity to accept the things I cannot change; Courage to change the things I can; and Wisdom to know the difference." -- Anonymous Prayer

"Everybody, at some point, is going to have adversity. If we don't learn from that, then it was just a penalty. But, if you use it, then it becomes TUITION." -- 'Dr. Phil' McGraw

Note: To see these quotes on Inspire21 ecards, click Growing & Changing

Quotations on Inspire21 Ecards by TOPIC

Action & Achievement
Age & Beauty
Aim & Ambition
American & Patriotic
Caring & Consideration
Character & Attitude
Communication/ Cooperation
Confidence & Commitment
Courage & Fear
Criticism &Complaining
Determination & Will
Dreams & Hope

Spiritual - Religious
Abundance & Blessing
Church & The Word
Faith, Hope & Prayer

Special Occasions
Birthday & Anniversary
Bon Appetit & Bon Voyage
Christmas & Hanukkah

Effort & Results
Excellence & Perfection
Family & Children
Forgive & Forget
Friends & Relationships
Goals & Planning
Greatness & Leadership
Growing & Changing
Happiness & Home
Help and Heart
Humility & Honor
Humor & Laughter

Family & Friends
Giving & Growing
Glory, Joy & Spirit
Jesus & The Lord God

Congrats & Good Luck
Easter & Miscellaneous
Father's Day & 4th of July

Investing & Wealth
Learning & Teaching
Life & Living
Love & Romance
Mistakes & Mishaps
Music & Performance
Networking & MLM
Opportunities & Profit
Patience & Perseverance
Philosophy & Thoreau
Quality & Value
Reality & Insight

Love, Heart & Soul
Man, Woman & Child
Peace & Perseverance
Sin & Commandments

Get Well & Sympathy
Greetings & Invitations
Halloween & Thanksgiving

Seeds & Encouragement
Sports & Team
Success & Wellbeing
Thinking & Thought
Time & Energy
Today &Tomorrow
Truth & Integrity
Weddings & Marriage
Wisdom & Knowledge
Women  &  Mothers
Work & Worry

Treasures & Tribulations
Work & Worry - Religion
Miscellaneous - Religion

Happy Holidays/New Year
Miss & Think About You
Thank You & Best Wishes

Valentine's & Mother's Day