19 Quotes For All Occasions

THIS blog is for a bit of fun but it may also be useful to different people for different reasons?

It is a mixture of different quotes. I love my quotes and some quotes written down here are even made up by me. All of these quotes I have used at some point or another throughout my life. They may have been used to get through a particularly difficult time in my life, they may have been used when giving advice to others, they have definitely been used in conversation and in learning. I hope you will be able to use some of these in your own way.

I have categorized them to use for different situations or settings…


Quotes for the tough times in life

You will face many defeats in your life but don’t let yourself be defeated.” (Maya Angelou)

Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, its about learning to dance in the rain.” (Unknown)

The struggle your in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow.” (Unknown)

Its not about how many times you get hit. Its about how many times you get hit but keep moving forward. That’s how winning is done!” (@AlexIoanna1)

The lessons you have learnt yesterday, you should use as your strength for tomorrow” (@garethlewis76)

Inspirational Quotes

I failed my exam in some subjects but my friend passed, now he’s an engineer in Microsoft… and I am the owner.” (Bill Gates)

Someday is really just a code word for never, Someday is where beautiful dreams and amazing ideas go to die.” (@Detavio)

Actions speak louder than words.” (Julia Lewis).

People will forget what you said, forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” (Maya Angelou)

Different doesn’t mean wrong.” (Unknown)

Quotes linked to Employment and Skills

Soft Skills get little respect but can make or break your career.” (Peggy Klaus)

Subject knowledge MAY help get an interview for a job. Soft skills WILL get you promoted into leadership” (@garethlewis76)

Soft skills are what help make you a good employee, a good leader and a good colleague“. (@garethlewis76)

A good leader leads from the front and empower others. Other leaders hide away and blame others.” (@garethlewis76)

Skills and Education

Subject knowledge MAY open up opportunities in that area. Soft skills WILL open up opportunities in every area.“(@garethlewis76)

Soft skills learnt early in life create opportunities to rise above your peers.” (@garethlewis76)

Inclusion is about every aspect of a life. Academic and skills learning in balance.” (A Teacher)

A teacher is one who makes himself progressively unnecessary.” (Thomas Carruthers)

Success isn’t about what you accomplish in your life, its about what you inspire others to do.” (Unknown)

THIS is my little selection of quotes to live, work and learn by. I hope you have enjoyed reading them? Use them whenever and wherever you feel the need.


One thought on “19 Quotes For All Occasions

  1. Nice one.. Made me recollect this quote: The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.-Winston Churchill


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