Quotations on Inspiring
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I have seen three emperors in their nakedness, and the sight was not inspiring.
- Otto von Bismarck
(Keywords: Inspiring, Sight)
Spending time with America's soldiers is always inspiring.
- John Boehner
(Keywords: Time, America, Inspiring, Soldiers)
The bottom line is, it's a great script and that's very inspiring and makes you want to overcome whatever technical difficulties you come up against.
- John Crowley
(Keywords: Difficulties, Inspiring, Want)
But once you strip that down, you realize it's all about a voice, like a Norah Jones - that's inspiring to me.
- Taylor Dayne
(Keywords: Inspiring, Voice)
And as a character, what I found very inspiring about playing Dharma, especially at that time, is that the women on television were more neurotic than they were free. And I thought, this is a rare bird and this is unique on television and I think it's really refreshing.
- Jenna Elfman
(Keywords: Women, Time, Thought, Character, Inspiring, Television)
I want to be inspiring to myself, to my kids, my family, and my friends.
- Jodie Foster
(Keywords: Family, Friends, Inspiring, Kids, Want)
I imagined that it might be awkward to talk to your wife about her performance, so going into it I was a little nervous. But doing it was actually a wonderfully inspiring experience.
- Lasse Hallstrom
(Keywords: Experience, Wife, Performance, Inspiring, Talk)
It's always a combination of physics and poetry that I find inspiring. It's hard to wrap your head around things like the Hubble scope.
- Tom Hanks
(Keywords: Poetry, Inspiring, Physics)
I really struggle with that feeling of helplessness. That's why I really try to get my blogs, and even myself, to point to the positive and look at all the inspiring things that are happening.
- Daryl Hannah
(Keywords: Positive, Feeling, Inspiring, Struggle)
I think we all have blocks between us and the best version of ourselves, whether it's shyness, insecurity, anxiety, whether it's a physical block, and the story of a person overcoming that block to their best self. It's truly inspiring because I think all of us are engaged in that every day.
- Tom Hooper
(Keywords: Anxiety, Day, Insecurity, Inspiring, Overcoming, Self, Shyness)
Sofia is so active, and she made The Virgin Suicides, which I thought was great - all these things are inspiring to me, not in terms of creating a particular dress, but just in terms of knowing that there is this type of woman out there.
- Marc Jacobs
(Keywords: Thought, Dress, Inspiring, Woman)
The stories are success stories. The letters from listeners often touch the heart and can be inspiring.
- Casey Kasem
(Keywords: Success, Heart, Inspiring, Letters)
We must be willing to pay inspiring math and science teachers, who have high paying alternatives in industry, more to teach and reward students who take more challenging courses in high school.
- Mark Kennedy
(Keywords: Science, Inspiring, Reward, School, Students, Teachers)
I listen to both oldies and contemporary stations. I enjoy listening to current stuff because there's an energy to it that's inspiring.
- Carole King
(Keywords: Energy, Inspiring, Listening)
Inspiring passion in family and friends has more enduring value than just staying alive for them.
- Alex Lowe
(Keywords: Family, Friends, Inspiring, Passion, Value)
And Marx spoke of the fact that socialism will be the kingdom of freedom, where man realizes himself in a way that humankind has never seen before. This was an inspiring body of literature to read.
- Albert Maltz
(Keywords: Body, Fact, Freedom, Inspiring, Literature, Man, Socialism, Will)
In this case they're doctors. But having passion for your work and to take risks in order to better human kind. That's a pretty big theme. It's pretty inspiring.
- Mary Stuart Masterson
(Keywords: Work, Doctors, Inspiring, Order, Passion, Pretty)
I want to question what the outside is and who defines it. I often find those that are considered to be on the outside extremely inspiring.
- Mira Nair
(Keywords: Inspiring, Question, Want)
Some ways of using our thinking are really inspiring. There are people who use their thinking to race cars. People use their thinking to build rockets to the moon. It's all just a use of your thinking.
- Michael Nesmith
(Keywords: People, Inspiring, Moon, Race, Thinking)
I know the pressures of being the daughter of a great actress. But it's inspiring. You learn so much that other people don't get to learn until later on. My father being a director, I learnt a real work ethic.
- Natasha Richardson
(Keywords: Work, Father, Daughter, People, Being, Inspiring, Work ethic)
The white spruce forest along the banks is most inspiring, magnificent here. Down the terraced slopes and right to the water's edge on the alluvial soil it stands in ranks.
- Ernest Thompson Seton
(Keywords: Banks, Inspiring, Right, Water)
Well I was eight years old, and I have an older cousin who is three years older than me and she was doing acting, commercials, and modeling at the time and... to see my cousin doing that was really inspiring and I wanted to do it. So I went to my mom and I asked her if I could do it, and for the acting part of it, she made me study for a year.
- Hailee Steinfeld
(Keywords: Mom, Time, Acting, Inspiring, Old, Study, Years)
With the supermarket as our temple and the singing commercial as our litany, are we likely to fire the world with an irresistible vision of America's exalted purpose and inspiring way of life?
- Adlai Stevenson
(Keywords: Life, Purpose, Vision, Temple, America, Fire, Inspiring, Singing, World)
It's very important to have the right clothing to exercise in. If you throw on an old T-shirt or sweats, it's not inspiring for your workout.
- Cheryl Tiegs
(Keywords: Exercise, Inspiring, Old, Right)