Inspirational and Inspiring Gifts

Quotes on Ecards W

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

Weddings & Marriage

"Therefore, a man shall leave his father and mother, and shall cleave unto his wife; and they shall become one." -- Genesis 2:24

"Make someone happy, make just one someone happy... and you'll be happy too." -- From the song, 'Make someone happy' - Written by Betty Conden, Adolph Green & Julia Styne

"Someday perhaps the inner light will shine forth from us and then we shall need no other light." -- Pierre Simon De LaPlace


Joy is the infallible presence of God." -- Unknown

"Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers." -- 2 Corinthians 6:14


Choose your love wisely. Love your choice always." -- Unknown

"Love is an irresistable desire to be irresistably desired." -- Robert Frost

"To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides." -- David Viscott

"It's only with the heart that one can see clearly; what's essential is invisible to the eye."
 -- Lerner & Lowe - "The Little Prince"

"To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world." -- Unknown

"Life is the sum of all your choices." -- Albert Camus

"You are so beautiful to me." -- Joe Cocker

Congratulations to the Newlyweds! -- General Greeting

"A Relationship is more than finding the right person, it's being the right person." -- Unknown

"Congratulations Newlyweds!
"Nevertheless let each one of you in particular so love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband." -- Ephesians 5:33

"For better or for worse, but never for granted. Congratulations Newlyweds!" -- Sentiment

"Marriage is honorable among all..." -- Hebrews 13:4

"Marriage is honorable among all..." Congratulations Newlyweds! -- Hebrews 13:4

Note: To see these quotes on Inspire21 ecards, click Weddings & Marriage.


Wisdom & Knowledge

"Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom." -- James Allen

"Knowledge is knowing a fact. Wisdom is knowing what to do with that fact." -- B.J. Palmer

"The key to wisdom is knowing all the right questions." -- John A. Simone, Jr.

"Ignorance on fire is better than knowledge on ice." -- Greg Olsen

"A mind is like a parachute. It works best when open." -- Unknown

"To handle yourself, use your head. To handle others, use your heart." -- Eleanor Roosevelt

"Be wiser than others, if you can, but do not tell them so." -- Lord Chesterfield

"The wonderful truth about skills and knowedge: they don't wear out with use." -- Tom Hopkins

"The more wisdom we know the more we may earn. Those who seek to learn more of their craft shall be richly rewarded." -- George S. Clason - from "The Richest man in Babylon"

"Mental is to physical what four is to one." -- Lloyd Carr, Head Football Coach, Michigan

"We'd like to help you learn to help yourself." -- Simon & Garfunkle - "Mrs. Robinson"

"Wisdom is knowing what to do next; Virtue is doing it." -- David Starr Jordan

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

"If you think education is expensive, try ignorance." -- Unknown

"People don't care about how much you know, until they know how much you care." -- Linden Wood

"Do not be unwise, but understand what the will of the Lord is." -- Ephesians 5:17

"Sometimes people forget how much they don't know." -- Van Orden

"Wisdom is the correct application of knowledge." -- Unknown

"A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. The tongue of the wise uses knowledge rightly, but the mouth of fools pours forth foolishness." -- Proverbs 15:1,2

"You can't use what you don't know." -- Harold Huff

"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

"Half of knowledge is knowing where to find it." -- Unknown

Note: To see these quotes on Inspire21 ecards, click Wisdom & Knowledge.


Women & Mothers

"I thank the Lord YOU are my mother." -- Christian Sentiment

"M... is for the million things she gave me,

  O... means only that she's growing old,

  T... is for the tears she shed to save me,

  H... is for her heart of purest gold;
  E... is for her eyes, with love-light shining,

  R... means right, and right she'll always be.

  Put them all together, they spell 'MOTHER,'
A word that means the world to me.
" -- Howard Johnson (c. 1915)

"There is nothing more attractive that a woman who is sure of herself." -- Carre Otis

"You shouldn't do anything that wouldn't make your mother proud." -- Unknown

"Of all the rights of women, the greatest is to be a mother." -- Lin Yutang

"Let your mother be glad, and let her who bore you rejoice." -- Proverbs 23:25

"Youth fades, love droops, the leaves of friendship fall... a mother's secret hope outlives them all." -- Oliver Wendell Holmes

"Charm is deceitful and beauty is passing, But a woman who fears the Lord, she shall be praised." -- Proverbs 31:30

"You are a WOW of a MOM!" -- Sentiment

"I love my mother for all the times she said absolutely nothing." -- Erma Bombeck

"God could not be everywhere and therefore He made mothers." -- Jewish Proverb

"He maketh a barren woman to keep house, (and to be) a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the Lord." -- Psalm 113:9

"Everyone who quotes proverbs will quote this proverb about you: 'Like mother, like daughter.'" -- Ezekiel 16:44

"A mother holds her children's hands for awhile; their hearts forever." -- Unknown

"The best medicine in the world is a mother's kiss." -- Unknown

"Out of the deeds of love done today come the destinies of tomorrow." -- Unknown

"My love for you grows and grows." -- Sentiment

"The virtue of all achievement is victory over oneself. Those who know this can never know defeat." -- A.J. Cronin

"Whether you think you can, or think you can't, you're probably right." -- Henry Ford

"Physical Fitness is worth the effort." -- Van Orden

"Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is the reason why so few engage in it."
-- Henry Ford

"Too much of a good thing can be wonderful." -- Mae West

"Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter." -- Robert Frost

"Underpromise. Overdeliver." -- (Flowers-Women) Unknown

"Being a woman is difficult, because it consists principally of dealing with men." -- Joseph Conrad

"Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier." -- Mother Teresa

"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it." -- Mark Twain

"Real birthdays are not annual affairs; they are days when we have a birth." -- Ralph Parlette

"Blessed am I among women to live and love in such a beautiful temple." -- Sarah Ban Breathnach

"The meaning of your life comes through your obligations to others." -- Dr. Laura Schlessinger

"Hand Print on the Wall" -- Poem by Unknown Author

"Excuse This House" (see ecard - text too long) -- Unknown

"If momma ain't happy, ain't nobody happy." -- Unknown

"She gave me love, as well as life; so whatever goodness I may bring to earth began with the gift of my mother's heart." -- Robert Sexton

Note: To see these quotes on Inspire21 ecards, click Women & Mothers.


Work & Worry

"When one gets to love work - life is a happy one." -- John Ruskin

"If you do what you love to do, you'll never have to 'work' another day of your life." -- Will Rogers

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

"I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work." -- Thomas Alva Edison

"It's not the hours you put in your work that counts, it's the work you put in the hours." -- Sam Ewing

"Don't make a living at the expense of life." -- Unknown

"Every calling is great, when greatly pursued." -- Oliver Wendall Holmes

"When the going gets tough, the tough get going." -- Joseph Kennedy

"The harder you work, the luckier you get." -- Unknown

"The human spirit is stronger than anything that could happen to it." -- George C. Scott

"IF IT IS TO BE, IT IS UP TO ME." -- Unknown

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

"If it weren't for the last minute, a lot of things wouldn't get done." -- Unknown

"Blessed is he who has his work; Let him ask no other blessedness." -- Thomas Carlyle

"Blessed is she who has her work; Let her ask no other blessedness." -- Adapted from Thomas Carlyle

"In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield." -- Warren Buffet

"Make your treasure work for you. Make it your slave. Make its children, and its children's children work for you as well." -- George S. Clason - from "The Richest Man In Babylon"

"The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another." -- George Eliot

"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

"To whom a lot has been given, a lot is expected." -- Unknown

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

"Let us not be weary in well doing; for it is in good season we shall reap if we faint not." -- Galatians 6:9

"Worry is the misuse of your imagination - thinking about what you don't want to happen. Happiness is thinking about the desired result." -- Ed Foreman

"Underpromise. Overdeliver." -- Unknown

But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run and not be weary; and they shall walk and not faint." -- Isaiah 40:31

"Pray about everything. Worry about nothing." -- Philippians 4:6

"Being a success at work is not worth it if it means being a failure at home." -- G.K Chesterton

"WORRY is the darkroom where negatives are developed." -- Unknown

"If you take good care of your employees, they will take good care of your customers." -- Unknown

Congratulations on your retirement... Enjoy!!! -- Sentiment

"When you say a situation or a person is hopeless, you are slamming the door in the face of God." -- Anonymous

"Being a good father is the best occupation you can have." -- Unknown

"Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which in prosperous circumstances would have been dormant." -- Horace

"Work is love made visible." -- Kahlil Gibran

Note: To see these quotes on Inspire21 ecards, click Work & Worry.

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