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100 Thoughtful Quotes That Will Inspire and Motivate You

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At The Mission, we recognize the power of a good story — and what more are quotes than just powerful excerpts from some form of longer narrative? Because you don’t get to read the entire story and evaluate the phrases in context, quotes are oftentimes open to significant interpretation. Our hope is that the following list personally inspires you, motivates you in whatever area of your life you need some motivation, and, ultimately, helps you write the story of your own life.

On our social media pages and in our articles, we’ve shared hundreds of quotes from the world’s top thinkers. We’ve selected 100 of our favorites and listed them below (in no particular order). Happy reading!

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