Inspirational quotes are popular because we see reflected in the wise words of great minds validation of who we feel we are and motivation for whom we want to become.
Each month Gary Blair, President and owner of i24 Call Management Solutions publishes a newsletter containing his favourite quotes – his ‘gems’.
Welcome, April, the first full month of Spring.
April is the birth month of the Bard, William Shakespeare. Alas, it’s also the month that took him from us.
Dare I say it? It’s a month that by any other name, would smell as sweet!
Here are a few April Gems to sweeten up the arrival of my favourite season!
'Ever tried. Ever failed. No Matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.' Click To Tweet – Samuel Beckett
'It’s important to separate one’s disabilities from one’s abilities.' Click To Tweet – Itzak Perlman
'The only real elegance is in the mind; if you’ve got that, the rest really comes from it. Click To Tweet – Diana Vreeland
'It’s time to knock the “t” off the “can’t”. Click To Tweet – Neil Eskelin
'It’s often best to do the opposite of what your fear is telling you to do.' Click To Tweet – Danielle Laporte
'The 50-50-90 rule: Anytime you have a 50-50 chance of getting something right, there’s a 90 percent probability you’ll get it wrong.' Click To Tweet – Andy Rooney
'Each time you say hello to a stranger, your heart acknowledges over and over again that we are all family.' Click To Tweet – Suzy Kassem
'If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.'Click To Tweet – Booker T. Washington
And the thought I’d like to leave you with this month is:
“Middle age has been defined as what happens when a person’s broad mind and narrow waist change places.”
– A. C. Grayling