Quotes that Make You Think

Quotabulary Staff Nov 5, 2018
There are many inspirational quotes by famous people that provoke thoughts. Here is a compilation of such famous quotes that will make you think and ponder.
There are many things in life that you tend to miss out due to the modern-day fast paced lifestyle. Sometimes, you are engulfed in your sorrow and feel as though you have no courage to move on.
Then suddenly you come across some quotes that really make you think and provoke positive thoughts. Such quotes inspire you, motivate you, and urge you to face the reality in life. The following are such thought-provoking famous quotes by notable people in the world.

Deep Meaningful Quotes

Small minds are much distressed by little things. Great minds see them all but are not upset by them.
~ Francois De La Rochefoucauld
We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves to be like other people.
~ Arthur Schopenhauer

Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it and always work with it, not against it.
~ Donna B.
You always say you hate to see me hurt and you hate to see my cry so all those times that you hurt me did you close your eyes?
~ Anonymous
A true friend is one who thinks you're a good egg even though you're slightly cracked!
~ Anonymous

A man's way of doing things is the direct result of the way he thinks about things
~ Wallace D. Wattles
Sometimes you have to sacrifice Love, just to save a friendship!
~ Anonymous
The thinking that got us to where we are is not the thinking that will get us to where we want to be.
~ Albert Einstein

Stay committed to your decisions, but stay flexible in your approach.
~ Anthony Robbins
Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting
~ Elizabeth Bibesco

Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
~ Winston Churchill

Life Quotes to Think About

Change your thoughts and you change your world.
~ Norman Vincent Peale
Live your life each day as you would climb a mountain. An occasional glance towards the summit keeps the goal in mind, but many beautiful scenes are to be observed from each new vantage point.
~ Harold B. Melchart
More often in life, we end up regretting the chances in life that we had, but didn't take them, than those chances that we took and wished we hadn't.
~ Anonymous

Cowards die many times before their deaths;
The valiant never taste of death but once.
~ William Shakespeare
Most people are other people, their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
~ Oscar Wilde

You can have everything in life that you want if you will just help enough other people to get what they want.
Zig Ziglar
There are those who work all day. Those who dream all day. And those who spend an hour dreaming before setting to work to fulfill those dreams. Go into the third category because there's virtually no competition.
~ Steven J. Ross
We must leave our mark on life while we have it in our power.
~ Isak Dinesen

It will do no good to get on the right track if you are headed in the wrong direction!
~ Anonymous
These quotes have surely set you thinking. So, then, they must have served their purpose. Hope you enjoyed reading them! Ciao!