Inspiratopia

Inspiring Stories, Quotes and Tales for the Soul

Make New Year’s Goals

Make New Year’s Goals

Quotes December 31, 2013

Make new year’s goals. The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals. -Warren McLaren The start of a new year is an excellent time to take stock and set goals for the... Read more
Strive to Be of Value

Strive to Be of Value

Quotes December 31, 2013

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. – Albert Einstein With this quote, the notable 20th Century scientist and genius Albert Einstein reminds us that it is too easy to get caught up in the path to success. Instead of focusing on how successful... Read more
You Miss The Shots You Don’t Take
You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. – Wayne Gretzky Known by hockey fans everywhere as “The Great One,” Wayne Gretzky is arguably one of the greatest athletes of all time, and certainly one of the most dominant players in his sport. But Wayne was also an... Read more
20th Century Fox gave this guy $25,000 to promote their movie. Here’s the amazing thing he did instead.
A truly inspiring story of how Casey Neistat took $25,000 that 20th Century Fox provided for a short film to promote The Secret Life of Walter Mitty. He and a friend took the money instead and spent it to help victims of the typhoon in the Philippines. The task... Read more
Courage to Continue

Courage to Continue

Quotes December 30, 2013

Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. – Winston Churchill A life lived with a trajectory of events, Winston Churchill is one of those men who led a stand against the dictator Adolf Hitler and his threat to rule over... Read more
The Quieter You Become

The Quieter You Become

Quotes December 30, 2013

The quieter you become, the more you can hear. – Ram Dass Ram Dass is a contemporary spiritual thinker and the author of the book,┬áBe Here Now.┬áBeing a teacher is about practicing what you preach. Being a spiritual teacher, Ram Dass has been true to his teachings since his... Read more
If Opportunity Doesn’t Knock
If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. – Milton Berle Milton Berle was a famous American comedian and actor (1908-2002). He was one of the first well-known television hosts, ultimately earning himself the nickname, Mr. Television. Born into a Jewish family in Harlem, Milton created most of his opportunities... Read more
Watch this 11-year old take on a heavy metal band in an epic guitar battle on stage
Little Aidan Fisher, age 11, can play the electric guitar. Really well. All because of dedication and lots of practice. A lot of practice. That’s pretty inspired for an 11-year old boy. He idolizes famed guitarist Eddie Van Halen, and wherever he goes, he carries his guitar book so... Read more
You Only Live Once

You Only Live Once

Quotes December 29, 2013

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. -Mae West Mae West was an American actress (1893-1980) who starred in several films. She’s known for several highly quotable lines. Read more
If You Can Dream It

If You Can Dream It

Quotes December 29, 2013

“If you can dream it, you can do it.” – Walt Disney Walt Disney was a high school drop out who suffered through several business disasters and even a bankruptcy before achieving success with what has now become the Walt Disney Company. He was a driving creative force behind... Read more