Year in Review: 36 Quotes That Inspired Us in 2020

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Article by: Damaris Agweyu

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There is a whole science behind why quotes inspire us and if there ever was a year that we needed some instant me ups, it was 2020. Here are 38 of our favourites.

[bctt tweet="The bad news is nothing lasts forever. The good news is nothing lasts forever- J. Cole" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity- Albert Einstein" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves- Viktor E. Frankl" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="When one door closes, another opens but we often look so long and so regretfully at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us- Alexander Graham Bell" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it- Albert Einstein" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="We are all faced with a series of opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations- Charles R. Swindoll" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Every second, every minute, every hour, every day is a second chance." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="All men are prepared to accomplish the impossible if their ideals are threatened- Maya Angelou" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived- Robert Jordan" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Choose progress over perfection." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Listen. Not with the intent to reply but with the intent to understand- Stephen Covey" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Our lives are defined by opportunities, the ones we say yes to, the ones we say no to." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="We don't see things as they are, we see things as we are." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="If you want to treat people equally, expect more from them- Ayodeji Awosika" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I'll try again tomorrow- Mary Anne Radmacher" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Pay attention to who you are with when you feel your best." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="When you find no solution to a problem, it's probably not a problem to be solved but rather a truth to be accepted- Anon" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Don't be afraid to start over. This time you are not starting from scratch but you are starting from experience- Anon" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="You often feel tired, not because you've done too much but because you've done too little of what sparks a light in you- Alexander Den Heijer" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="When you learn, teach. When you get, give- Maya Angelou" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Empty your if only jar. Do it often." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Anytime you justify your condition, you're giving it license to stay." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="It is our choices that show what we are far more than our abilities- J.K. Rowling" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="It is not what you do. It is how you do it." username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="If you don't ask, the answer is always no- Nora Roberts" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Do not grieve over someone who changes all of a sudden. It might be that he has given up acting and returned to his true self- Socrates" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="We've come this far because we are the smartest creatures that ever lived. But to continue, we require more than intelligence, we require wisdom- David Attenborough- A life on our planet" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Change your truth easily and quickly when your experience brings you new clarity- Neale Donald Walsh" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Everything in moderation, including moderation- Oscar Wilde" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="No matter who is elected president, don't worry too much. Most of the problems in your life will still be your own fault- Anon" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears- nelson Mandela" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Sometimes the people around you won't understand your journey. They don't need to, it's not for them- Joubert Botha" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="The highest result of education is tolerance- Hellen Keller" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Your'e only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it- Robin Williams" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="If in the last few years you haven't discarded a major opinion or acquired a new one, check your pulse. You may be dead- Gelett Burgess" username="QaziniKenya"]

[bctt tweet="Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently- Maya Angelou" username="QaziniKenya"]