June 13, 2024

Amazing Quotes

 Amazing Quotes

The word “amazing” encapsulates the awe and wonder that can be found in the world around us. It can describe experiences, people, and achievements that leave us speechless and inspired. Throughout history, many notable figures have shared their thoughts on what it means to encounter something truly amazing. Here are 20 famous quotes about the concept of amazing, along with short bios of their authors.

Albert Einstein

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

Albert Einstein (1879–1955) was a theoretical physicist best known for developing the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics.

Helen Keller

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller (1880–1968) was an American author, disability rights advocate, political activist, and lecturer, who was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Walt Disney

It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.

Walt Disney (1901–1966) was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor, and film producer. He was a pioneer of the American animation industry.

Maya Angelou

You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated.

Maya Angelou (1928–2014) was an American poet, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She published seven autobiographies, three books of essays, and several books of poetry.

Mark Twain

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

Mark Twain (1835–1910) was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer, best known for his novels “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer” and “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”

Oscar Wilde

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.

Oscar Wilde (1854–1900) was an Irish poet and playwright. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London’s most popular playwrights in the early 1890s.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882) was an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century.

Steve Jobs

Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work.

Steve Jobs (1955–2011) was an American business magnate, industrial designer, investor, and media proprietor. He was the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc.

Mother Teresa

We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.

Mother Teresa (1910–1997) was an Albanian-Indian Roman Catholic nun and missionary. She founded the Missionaries of Charity and was canonized as a saint in 2016.

Nelson Mandela

It always seems impossible until it’s done.

Nelson Mandela (1918–2013) was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962) was an American political figure, diplomat, and activist. She served as the First Lady of the United States from 1933 to 1945.

Vincent Van Gogh

I dream my painting and I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh (1853–1890) was a Dutch post-impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in Western art history.


It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.

Confucius (551–479 BC) was a Chinese philosopher and politician of the Spring and Autumn period who is traditionally considered the paragon of Chinese sages.

Jane Austen

There is no charm equal to tenderness of heart.

Jane Austen (1775–1817) was an English novelist known primarily for her six major novels, which interpret, critique, and comment upon the British landed gentry at the end of the 18th century.

Leonardo da Vinci

Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

Leonardo da Vinci (1452–1519) was an Italian polymath of the Renaissance whose areas of interest included invention, drawing, painting, sculpture, architecture, science, music, mathematics, engineering, literature, anatomy, geology, astronomy, botany, paleontology, and cartography.

Marilyn Monroe

Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.

Marilyn Monroe (1926–1962) was an American actress, model, and singer. She became one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s and early 1960s and was emblematic of the era’s changing attitudes towards sexuality.

Albert Schweitzer

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.

Albert Schweitzer (1875–1965) was an Alsatian polymath. He was a theologian, organist, musicologist, writer, humanitarian, philosopher, and physician.

Audrey Hepburn

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!

Audrey Hepburn (1929–1993) was a British actress and humanitarian. Recognized as a film and fashion icon, she was ranked by the American Film Institute as the third-greatest female screen legend in Golden Age Hollywood.

J.K. Rowling

It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

J.K. Rowling (born 1965) is a British author, best known for writing the Harry Potter fantasy series, which has won multiple awards and sold more than 500 million copies.

Albert Camus

In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.

Albert Camus (1913–1960) was a French philosopher, author, and journalist. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1957 for his significant contribution to literature with his writings on the human condition.

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