15 Inspirational Quotes that Will Awake the Sleeping Giant Within You

Inspirational Quotes
What you don't know is more powerful than you

One of the ways I get inspiration is by reading and meditating on inspiring words said by great people. These words mean so much to me that I have to call them, “the immortal words of mortal people.” As part of my plans to help you succeed, I have decided to create a category of post titled "Inspirational Quotes", where I will be churning out words of our elders to ignite your passion. I am of no doubt that meditating on the following quotes will ignite the fire within you and cause the sleeping giant within to wake up.

Now let’s go there!

1. ACHIEVEMENT seems to be connected with ACTION. Successful men and women keep moving. They MAKE MISTAKES, but they DON’T QUIT-Conrad Hilton, famous American business man.

2.Let others lead small lives but not you, let others anger over small things but not you, let others cry over small limits but not you, let others leave their future in someone else’s hand but not you- Jim Rohn, author of 7 Strategies for Wealth and Happiness.

3. You can’t be an ACHIEVER just because a family member was successful, or because your friends are successful business people. Although you can have mentors who give you guidance, THEY CANNOT SUCCEED FOR YOU. It is strictly in your hand, YOU ARE THE ONLY ONE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR SUCCESS-Jim Rohn, author of 7 Strategeies for Wealth and Happiness.

4. By THOUGHT the things you want is BROUGHT TO YOU, by ACTION YOU RECEIVE IT- Wallace Wattles, author of the Science of Getting Rich.

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5. WISDOM is the real CAPITAL requires for OUTSTANDING SUCCESS. With only twenty thousand naira and CREATIVE THINKING you will be guided into building a multi-billion naira business- Bishop David Oyedepo, Founder of Living Faith Church World Wide.

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6. What you need to succeed is INSIGHT not CAPITAL, and the insight you need demands your HUMILITY. Because UNTIL THEY MOCK YOU, GOD WILL NOT MAKE YOU-Bishop David Oyedepo, Founder of Living Faith Church World Wide

7. LAZINESS travels so slowly that POVERTY soon overtakes him- Benjamin Franklin, one of the founding fathers of the United States.

8. If you don’t get ANGRY WITH FAILURE, you will DIE a FAILURE- Anonymous.

9. Do not COMPLAIN you are a SLAVE, but LIFT UP yourself up by NOBLE CONDUCT above THE PLANE OF SLAVERY- James Allen, author of As a Man Thinketh.

10. There is no PRACTICE more DEGRADING, DEBASING and SOUL-DESTROYING than that of SELF-PITY, why such CANKER is feeding upon your heart, you can never expect to GROW INTO A FULLER LIFE- James Allen, author of As a Man Thinketh.

11. CEASE from the CONDEMNATION of others and begin to CONDEMN YOURSELF- James Allen, author of As a Man Thinketh.

12. There is only one way to SUCCEED in the AFFAIRS OF LIFE, and that is RAISING oneself to GREATER USEFULNESS and SERVICE- Wallace Wattle, author of the Science of Getting Rich

13. There is no CHANCE, no DESTINY, no FATE can circumvent or HINDER or control the FIRM RESOLVE of a determined soul- Anonymous.

14. You can LEARN anything you NEEDED to achieve ANY GOAL you can set for yourself-Brian Tracy, author of No Excuses.

15. Your TRUE POTENTIAL is LIMITED only by YOUR IMAGINATION and DETERMINATION- Brian Tracy, author of No Excuses.

How did you feel after reading these quotes? I am sure of one thing, and that thing is the fact that you will come to accept the truth that you are responsible for your outcome in life whether success or failure. This basic truth will cause you to push yourself beyond your comfort zone to achieve a remarkable goal in life. I suggest that you save or bookmark this post, and if possible, write down the quotes in your personal note book and read them anytime you are discouraged and feel like giving up. These quotes have been my source of inspiration to keep moving irrespective of the obstacles on my part.

Over to you

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  1. Tanks so much for this post,I was inspired especially by quote num 4,6 n 8