Top 10 John Lennon Quotes

John Winston Lennon(October 9, 1940 – December 8, 1980) was an English singer-songwriter and peace activist, best known as the lead band member and founder of the Beatles.  Here are John Lennon’s top ten most inspirational quotes: I. Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. II. A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality. … Continue reading Top 10 John Lennon Quotes

Top 10 Nelson Mandela Quotes

Nelson Mandela(July 18, 1918 – December 5, 2013), born Rolihlahla Nelson, was a civil rights leader and the first President of South Africa under the new constitution from 1994 to 1999.  Here are Nelson Mandela’s top ten most inspirational quotes: I. It always seems impossible until it’s done. II. There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less … Continue reading Top 10 Nelson Mandela Quotes

Top 10 Helen Keller Quotes

Helen Keller(June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American writer, lecturer, and activist who became deaf and blind before reaching the age of two. She overcame her disabilities and lived an iconic life.   Here are Helen Keller’s top ten most inspirational quotes: I. The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt … Continue reading Top 10 Helen Keller Quotes

Top 10 Jean-Paul Sartre Quotes

Jean-Paul Sartre(June 21, 1905 – April 15, 1980) was a French philosopher, political activist, and playwright. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1964, and was an important figure in the philosophy of existentialism. Here are Jean-Paul Sartre’s top ten greatest quotes: I. If you are lonely when you are alone, you are in bad company.  II. We are our choices. III. Every … Continue reading Top 10 Jean-Paul Sartre Quotes

Top 10 Langston Hughes Quotes

James Mercer Langston Hughes(February 1, 1902 – May 22, 1967) was an American writer during the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s. He wrote poems, plays, and newspaper columns. Some of his most famous works include “The Negro Speaks of Rivers” and “Montage of a Dream Deferred.” Here are the top ten greatest quotes: I. Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a … Continue reading Top 10 Langston Hughes Quotes

Top 10 Martin Luther King Jr Quotes

Martin Luther King Jr(January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was a minister and activist. He led the African-American civil rights movement through acts of nonviolence, from the 1950s until the day of his assassination. He fought to end racism and for equality for all. Here are Martin Luther King Jr’s most inspirational quotes: I.  The time is always right to do what is right. … Continue reading Top 10 Martin Luther King Jr Quotes

Top 10 Rosa Parks Quotes

Rosa Parks(1913-2005) was a civil rights activist, and best known for her sparking the Montgomery Bus Boycott. On December 1st, 1955, Rosa Parks, who was sitting in the “colored section” of a Montgomery bus, refused to give up her seat to a white person just because the white seats were filled. Here are some of Rosa Park’s top ten greatest quotes: I. Stand up for … Continue reading Top 10 Rosa Parks Quotes

Top 10 Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Quotes

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi(1869-1948) was revered by millions as Mahatma Gandhi, meaning “great-souled”. He was best known as an Indian activist, leading India’s independence movement against British rule with acts of nonviolence. Here are the top ten most inspiring quotes from Mahatma Gandhi: I. Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. II. An eye for an eye … Continue reading Top 10 Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Quotes