Sixty Questions By Famous People That Will Make You Rethink Your Life


Sixty Questions By Famous People That Will Make You Rethink Your Life

Sixty Questions By Famous People That Will Make You Rethink Your Life
Sixty Questions By Famous People That Will Make You Rethink Your Life

Questions are what makes us humans what we are. The right quote at the right time can change your life. The thing is to read it exactly when you’re having the same feeling but haven’t yet put it into words inside your head. As George Orwell once famously said – “The best books… are those that tell you what you know already.” 

Now, here are sixty questions, all by famous people that may actually help you put things better into perspective and maybe change your life for the better. This list was compiled by the good people at PlanetOfSuccess, and we thank them for putting them forward for us to see. We hope that there aren’t that many questions at once, though

Questions, questions everywhere!

„If an egg is broken by an outside force, life ends. If broken by an inside force, life begins. Great things always begin from the inside.” – Jim Kwik

„The reason why we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind the scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel.” – Stephen Furtick

„The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it but that it is too low and we reach it.” – Michelangelo

„Too many people buy things they don’t need with money they don’t have to impress people they don’t like.” – Dave Ramsey

„And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.” – Steve Jobs

„No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” – Tony Robbins

„No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.” – Voltaire

„Have I not destroyed my enemy when I have made him into my friend?” – Abraham Lincoln

„You don’t drown by falling in the water. You drown by staying there.” – Edwin Louis Cole

”I don’t understand why when we destroy something created by man we call it vandalism, but when we destroy something created by nature we call it progress. “ – Ed Begley, Jr.

„Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” – Buddha

„Prejudices are rarely overcome by argument; not being founded in reason they cannot be destroyed by logic.” – Tryon Edwards

“Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

„A ship is safe in harbour, but that’s not what ships are for.”  – William G.T. Shedd

„Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – George Bernard Shaw

„Never interfere with your enemy when he is making a mistake.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

„Happiness is not determined by what’s happening around you, but rather what’s happening inside you. Most people depend on others to gain happiness, but the truth is, it always comes from within.” – Adrian Corday

„Forgive others, not because they deserve forgiveness, but because you deserve peace.”
– Jonathan Lockwood Huie

„Sometimes I think we’re alone in the universe, and sometimes I think we’re not. In either case, the idea is quite staggering.”  – Arthur C. Clarke

„If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupery

„I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

„The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” – Isaac Asimov

„Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” – Lao Tzu

„Life is 10% of what happens to you and 90% of how you react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll

„One original thought is worth a thousand mindless quotes.” – Diogenes

„If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.” – Mary Engelbreit

„We are a way for the cosmos to know itself.” – Carl Sagan

”A witty saying proves nothing.”  – Voltaire

„The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.” – Samuel Johnson

„I don’t count my sit-ups. I only start counting when it starts hurting. That is when I start counting because then it really counts. That’s what makes you a champion.” – Muhammad Ali

„A life spent making mistakes is not only more honourable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” – George Bernard Shaw

„If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough” – Albert Einstein

„The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.”
– George Bernard Shaw

„There isn’t anything noble about being superior to another person. True nobility is in being superior to the person you once were.” – Ziad K. Abdelnour

„The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent are full of doubt.” – Bertrand Russell

“The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain your legacy.” – Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

„[Man] sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.” – The Dalai Lama

“I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing. “ – Socrates

„Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t — either way you’re right.”
Henry Ford

„People who take the sun-lit world of the senses to be good and real are living pitifully in a den of evil and ignorance.” – Socrates

„He who asks a question remains a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask remains a fool forever.” – Chinese proverb

„Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labelled “This could change your life.” – Helen Exley

„At school, new ideas are thrust at you every day. Out in the world, you’ll have to find your inner motivation to seek for new ideas on your own.” – Bill Watterson

„Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

„A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.” – Greek Proverb

„Most people do not listen with the intent to understand. Most people listen with the intent to reply.” – Steven R. Covey

„If you want to make God laugh, tell him about your plans.” – Woody Allen

„Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day.” – Polish proverb

„In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” – Robert Frost

„Every villain is a hero in his own mind.” – Tom Hiddleston

„Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.” – Sun Tzu

”To say that a work of art is good, but incomprehensible to the majority of men, is the same as saying of some kind of food that it is very good but that most people can’t eat it.” – Leo Tolstoy

„For every minute you are angry, you lose 60 seconds of happiness.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

„The temptation of the age is to look good without being good.” – Brennan Manning

„I’ve come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.” – Anthony Robbins

„Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t.” – Bill Nye

“One of the most difficult tasks men can perform, however, much others may despise it, is the invention of good games and it cannot be done by men out of touch with their instinctive selves.” – Carl Gustav Jung

“A man cannot build a reputation on what he is going to do.” – Henry Ford

“Speak only if you can improve the silence.” – Spanish proverb

“How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.” – A.A. Milne

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