Inspiration is something that influences and stimulates you.

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  • “Life's ups and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine your values and goals. Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones.”

    —Marsha Sinetar

  • “Rejoice in the things that are present; all else is beyond thee.”

    —Michel de Montaigne Essayist, Author

  • “What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories.”

    —George Eliot [Mary Ann Evans] Novelist, Editor

  • “Know in your heart that all things are possible. We couldn't conceive of a miracle if none had ever happened.”

    —Libbie Fudim

  • “The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life.”

    —Charles Swindoll Founder Of Insight For Living

Value Ideas For Inspiration


Clean your desk. A tidy desk gives you energy, inspiration, and lets you focus on what needs to be done.


Hang an inspiration board by your desk.


Indulge in something you love.


Make a list of the top 3 things you want to accomplish today.


Write a letter to your future self and stash it away to discover later.

Stories About Inspiration

"An Awakening"

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When I was diagnosed with Breast cancer a few years back, I reacted like most who receive a cancer diagnose; first thing...

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My Mother, My Hero

Submitted by Crystal Miller

In 2008, my mother was diagnosed with Arnold Chiari malformation and Syringomyelia. She underwent 4 brain surgeries. During...

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Inspiration; Pass It On

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Inspiration; Pass it On
Jorden Snow
“So do you want to go to this party?’’ Griffin says. “Yeah it will be...

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Everyday Hero Stories

Jenny Lynn A

Jenny Lynn is an amazing woman! She suffered a sexual assault while on a business trip 20 years ago, and as part of her...

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Holly Fiscus Florenza

Holly has never spoken a word in her life! The only sound she makes is laughter. After 22 years of silence, by using a...

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Aunt kimmy is not just my aunt she like a REALLY great friend. She will do everything for me and she loves me a lot. I always...

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'Inspiration is the language of a free spirit' with love to all Mary Ann Plamenac motivational life coach
maryann p.
United States

I took my diagnosis of skin cancer (which includes surgeries and burning) and turned it around to help kids know about addictions (mine was to tanning) and skin cancer. I turned a negative into a positive for both myself and the students I talk to.
Jana , Illinois

My life is falling apart quicker than i can repair it
Angela, Portland

Inspiration is an internal event. I seemed to have locked the door, yet got some serious help opening it through an online mentoring site (their name says it all!) called (aka Free Thinking Renegades). I realized my thinking wasn't free, and had to find my way back to it. Loved your post and other comments. Thanks for the info!!
Sedona Cole , Vancouver, Bc

Inspirations of this nature have really helped in people's lives.
Ediomo Iton, Nigeria Uyo

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