I Want to Share and Collect Inspirational Quotes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 126 People

    Love, Thorns and Roses

    "Even if love is full of thorns, I'd still embrace it for I know that in between those thorns, there is a rose that's worth all the pain."      
    SilverLinedShadows SilverLinedShadows
    2 Responses Sep 5, 2009

    Have Some Fire!

    "Have some fire. Be unstoppable. Be a force of nature!" ~~ Cristina Yang  
    Koiponder Koiponder
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Jul 30, 2009

    The Future

    Thanks for founding this group SilverLinedShadows! We live in the present but here are a few quotes on the future: "The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." -Eleanor Rossevelt Yesterday is already a dream and tomorrow is only a...
    iams iams
    41-45, M
    1 Response Aug 3, 2009

    The Secret History Of Our Enemies

    “If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we should find in each man's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility” -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow This quote is so true and I like to apply it to all people I happen to have unpleasant...
    SilverLinedShadows SilverLinedShadows
    1 Response Feb 19, 2010

    Tomorrow Is a New Day

     "Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense...
    SilverLinedShadows SilverLinedShadows
    1 Response Jul 13, 2009


    When the waters became to deep and midnight darkness overtook my heart, there emerged within a strength unimagined that led me back to the light. Then I saw that the shore was never far away at all. — OMW, Grieving Art
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws
    36-40, F
    Feb 22, 2013

    Time On This Earth

    I watched the movie "Chasing 3000" a while back its a really good movie about these two brothers and their adventurers while traveling across the country to see Roberto Celemente get his 3000th hit. At the end of the movie it shows a quote of his , "Anytime you have an...
    bullgirl104 bullgirl104
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2012

    LET IT GO The word 'forgive' literally means

    'to give away': it has very little to do with the other person; it's a decision you make, like exhaling carbon dioxide from your body because you know holding onto it will only harm you. So go ahead, exhale; release forgiveness.
    kiara95 kiara95
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 9, 2014

    No Doubt

    "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."  ~ Margaret Mead
    Koiponder Koiponder
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Jul 15, 2009

    Stained Glassed Windows and Inner Beauty

     "People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.   Elizabeth Kubler-Ross"
    SilverLinedShadows SilverLinedShadows
    1 Response Sep 5, 2009

    Change and Acceptance (carl Rogers)

     The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change. ~Carl Rogers~
    SilverLinedShadows SilverLinedShadows
    1 Response Sep 18, 2009

    From Walt Disney & Robert H. Goddard

    "If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse." -Walt E. Disney.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 9, 2012

    My Own Quote, Realized

    I was reading through an old journal the other day and came across thought I will share…   I won’t let my fear of the past prevent my pursuit of happiness in the future.   And, later, I wrote… I pray for confidence, strength, the...
    bforpreader bforpreader
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 2, 2009

    My Quotation Notebook

    it's been seven years when i binded my two-inch-thick notebook..   i wrote there every quote that i wanted..   and now, there's no space for new quotes.
    MeglioBlue MeglioBlue
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Apr 23, 2010

    A Quote???

    I really only have one that means something to me which goes a life lived in fear is a life half lived
    hedrocks hedrocks
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jul 31, 2009

    7 Days Of Inspiration

    These inspiration quotes were given to me.DAY 1You're extra special.DAY 2Happy memories can be made anytime.DAY 3Someone looks up to you.DAY 4You have nothing to fear.DAY 5Look for the best in yourself and stress less about the rest.DAY 6Wishes still come true, YOURS can too.DAY...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Aug 31, 2011

    A Quote Worth Sharing

    ‎:) this is actually a quote i got from the tv series brothers and sisters. season 4 episode 19. kevin is making a toast to justin and rebecca for the celebration of their wedding and kevin said these words. i fell in love with it. Trust that the end is worth it and never let...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 28, 2012


    “Life can be long or short, it all depends on how you choose to live it. It’s like forever, always changing. For any of us our forever could end in an hour, or a hundred years from now. You can never know for sure, so you’d better make every second count. What you have to...
    starskies starskies
    22-25, F
    May 19, 2013

    Just Stop It

    Stop wasting your time criticizing and condemning people, for soon you would have lost yourself to them...to be obsessed with the faults of others would soon become your faults...turn your eyes off them to focus on something more productive!!
    indigowitch indigowitch
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 28, 2012

    Some Quotes...

    Hard to live by, but great to try to live up to. Some of my faves... " Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail" - Anonymous   "Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jul 14, 2009

    A New One to Me...

    Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, its about learning how to dance in the rain - Anon. How true!  
    iams iams
    41-45, M
    1 Response Aug 10, 2009

    Life Is Mystery

    sometimes we need to pretend that were happy even if were not......fulfilled even if were lacking inside....living even if were dying....so that our love ones will still living with hope that life is good ..even its not.
    Untrue Untrue
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 30, 2009

    Hoof Beats In Heaven

    We have a storm going on here right now and that reminded of a saying I heard once, I like finding quotes about horses and I especially like this one "The sound of Thunder is hoof beats in heaven" Three of my own horses are in greener pastures.................I hear more rumbling...
    bullgirl104 bullgirl104
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Aug 16, 2012

    "If the words you spoke appeared on your skin,

    would you still be beautiful?" via wordp*rn
    stargirl58 stargirl58
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 6

    When Life Knocks You Down

    "A set back is just a set up for a comeback"  Mo
    fresheyes fresheyes
    22-25, F
    Aug 3, 2009

    I Have a Few

    And here is my favorite: "Christianity has not been tried and found wanting, it has been found difficult and left untried." - G.K.Chesterson    
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    Aug 16, 2009


    Life is already a dream come true. What a beautiful thing to say :) X
    Mikeees Mikeees
    Sep 4, 2013


     "Courage is not the towering oak that sees storms come and go; it is the fragile blossom that opens in the snow." -Alice M. Swaim
    SilverLinedShadows SilverLinedShadows
    Jul 14, 2009

    One More Time

    Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up. -- Anne Lamott
    Koiponder Koiponder
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jul 16, 2009

    "The words 'give up' are

    for those who've fought 'till the very end." One Piece Episode 332
    gmaingemail gmaingemail
    16-17, F
    Apr 18, 2014

    "People that does not belong in your life,

    no matter how hard you love them, tried to care for them and hold them back, they will eventually walk away..." I've learned it the hard way... It's tiring, it's emotionally hurting, it's disappointing and it's sucks. It literally drives you crazy. Don't be like me, better if...
    anonymousme517 anonymousme517
    22-25, F
    Feb 9, 2014

    Related Experiences

    "As with any journey, who you travel with can be more important than your destination" ~unknown Thank you to all that have shared this leg of iife's journey. Its been a wild ride...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 21
    I am sad that this place is closing shop. I will miss being able to come in here and write about my experiences. They are items I cannot share on Facebook or any other site. I...
    Orbie1 Orbie1
    41-45, F
    Apr 21
    I just made an Instagram and you can find me on tumblr peeps!!! I have been with ep since 2008!! Freaking long a-- run but you know what... It was a good one. Ep has been...
    cillasavage cillasavage
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 20
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    Apr 20
    This is my last. A full two days before I thought I'd be posting it. I thought it'd be a long, sappy ode to EP... But I don't think I can. I don't feel like I want to go back to...
    VioletVivid VioletVivid
    1 Response Apr 19
    I want to thank everyone who wrote to tell me how much the enjoyed my wife's pics. Very nice to know they have been saved and shared.
    bmctex bmctex
    51-55, M
    11 Responses Apr 19
    Funny huh? I like reading quotes about love, but I have no clue what love even feels like. Let me guess, the inability to feel love counts as a disorder too? It wouldn't surprise...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    Apr 17
    Today is a great day that I found without purpose this website. So I am going to share everything I know or I feel with you. So, do not be upset :)
    shark1200 shark1200
    18-21, M
    Apr 17
    "Loving too hard is one of my biggest weaknesses. I find myself constantly putting in more than I ever get and probably ever will get. Heartbreak is my best friend, we go way back...
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    I've put some thought into it, and I've decided that after EP closes, the only social media site I will be using is Instagram(ReflectionsOfSociety), I will be posting my poetry on...
    FeelingsOfTheEnd FeelingsOfTheEnd
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 17
    1. What is your name? You may call me by "Sydney". 2. How old are you? 13-15. Just to keep myself a little bit mysterious, you know? 3. Are you sure? ... I was a second ago!! D: 4...
    CherryJelly CherryJelly
    13-15, F
    Apr 16
    Ok... in all honesty the only way this would happen is if the following conditions are met: 1. I just ate all the other ones from the bag 2. Someone else is looking... (Heck they...
    cmyk323 cmyk323
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Apr 16
    "Ever since I can remember I always wanted to be a gangster. To me that was better than being President of the United States. To be a gangster was to own the world." Henry Hill/Ray...
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 15
    great wala baat hai na..har baar jab bhi koshish kiye tumko help kar de, tumko thoda comfort kare..aur har baar ulte mereko kharab kar deta hai tum..jitna sa khud ko ek ek din kar...
    BrokenSB BrokenSB
    22-25, F
    Apr 15
    I'll be writing some poetry I have later on in the day want you share this poems are the past I like to write how I feel
    LucidxxShivery LucidxxShivery
    26-30, F
    Apr 15
    I shared my umbrella with a wonderful old lady today. It was srsly hot, burning weather in here and I'm glad I saw the lady. We had a short walk, and it felt nice. She told me that...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 14
    To my most amazing lover, The way you look at me makes my heart skip a beat. Your eyes piercing through as if you can see inside my soul. The corners of your lips curling...
    groeschley groeschley
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    I have always regarded foreign aid to Africa as something that does NOT help african countries as a whole, may only alleviate the sufferings of a small part of the population and...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    Apr 13
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    Apr 12
    "transient light" transient light begins to fade from the winter sky i reach up with all my strength but i cannot hold back the failing daylight cannot cease its awkward stumbling...
    mudmen mudmen
    Apr 12
    I love books although I can't keep up with reading them... I just found a book at the dollar store that selling for $19. I feel like I made the best deal for the year. I didn't...
    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    I have an obsession with quotes because other people are so much better at putting my feelings into words than I am -cool person on tumblr
    thinkofaname thinkofaname
    16-17, F
    Apr 11
    HELLO MY ALL FRIENDS , Now We should exchange emails. They are closing down EP (I am sad about this) I will miss this site. I mean I didn't get on a lot lately but that was...
    nivanvc nivanvc
    36-40, M
    Apr 11
    I would love to spend all my time writing to you; I'd love to share with you all that goes through my mind, all that weighs on my heart, all that gives air to my soul; phantoms of...
    Wantsfortomorrow Wantsfortomorrow
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 10
    It's funny people add me then never say a boo to a goose or the add me and the chat turns into a battle of wills lol If ya don't want to talk just say so or be rude n ignore me...
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 10
    "Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you've never shared with another soul and they...
    AwakenEdge AwakenEdge
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 9
    I WANT TO BE A TV A Primary School teacher asked her pupils to write an essay on ?A wish you want from God?" At the end of the day, the teacher collected all the essays given by...
    Rosalindaag Rosalindaag
    22-25, F
    Apr 8
    The only man to have touched me in the last year has been the trainer at the gym. I don't do anything fancy, I just discovered the free classes that no one takes advantage of and I...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 7
    Hey you guys. So I am making a Facebook group where I read tarot cards it's brand new and still on the development stage but if you want a place to go to get your readings after EP...
    FairyReader FairyReader
    18-21, M
    Apr 7
More Stories