17 Best Quotes about Aspiration

And no book gives a deeper insight into the inner life of the Negro, his struggles and his aspirations, than, The Souls of Black Folk. - Ray Stannard Baker, Journalist

Life Quotes

I have always had a sense of curiosity and aspiration. - Waris Ahluwalia , Designer

Curiosity Quotes

Divine desperateness is the beginning of spiritual awakening because it gives rise to the aspiration for God-realisation. - Meher Baba, Leader

God Quotes, Spiritual Quotes, Beginning Quotes


All cities are impressive in their way, because they represent the aspiration of men to lead a common life; those people who wish to live agreeable lives, and in constant intercourse with one another, will build a city as beautiful as Paris. - Peter Ackroyd, Author

Life Quotes, Men Quotes

A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself; and a mean man, by one lower than himself. The one produces aspiration; the other ambition, which is the way in which a vulgar man aspires. - Marcus Aurelius, Soldier

Ambition Quotes

The core character of Victorians is one of aspiration and ambition, and Victorians have, since first settlement days... demonstrated that core character over and over again. - Ted Baillieu, Politician

Ambition Quotes, Character Quotes

The specific is not exclusive: it lacks the aspiration to totality. - Theodor Adorno, Philosopher

To meet the expectations of the majority of our people, and to open up new vistas of economic opportunity so that the aspirations of Nigerians can stand a fair chance of being fulfilled in a lifetime, there must be a truly committed leadership in a democratic Nigeria. - Ibrahim Babangida, Statesman

Life Quotes, Leadership Quotes, Opportunity Quotes, Expectations Quotes

If you're working 50 hours a week to try to maintain family income, and your children have the kinds of aspirations that come from being flooded with television from age one, and associations have declined, people end up hopeless, even though they have every option. - Noam Chomsky

Age Quotes, Children Quotes, Work Quotes, Hope Quotes, Vision Quotes

India is the meeting place of the religions and among these Hinduism alone is by itself a vast and complex thing, not so much a religion as a great diversified and yet subtly unified mass of spiritual thought, realization and aspiration. - Sri Aurobindo, Philosopher

Great Quotes, Spiritual Quotes, Thought Quotes, Religion Quotes

You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as you dominant aspiration. - James Allen , Author

Great Quotes, Control Quotes, Desire Quotes

You cannot escape the results of your thoughts. Whatever your present environment may be, you will fall, remain or rise with your thoughts, your vision, your ideal. You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration. - James Lane Allen , Author

Great Quotes, Control Quotes, Desire Quotes, Thought Quotes, Vision Quotes

We must not, however, be like the leaders of the great romantic revolt who, in their eagerness to get rid of the husk of convention, disregarded also the humane aspiration. - Irving Babbitt, Critic

Romantic Quotes, Great Quotes

Africa is not fulfilling people's hopes and aspirations. African leaders have not had an agenda that included governing Africa so that people would find their careers, their life, dreams and visions fulfilled here. - Ama Ata Aidoo , Author

Life Quotes, Dreams Quotes, Hope Quotes, Vision Quotes

My biggest aspiration is to inspire people to do good. I believe that our wish for a harmonious world begins and ends with doing good. To inspire and empower people to focus on goodness, I wrote a new book called 'Activate Your Goodness: Transforming the World through Doing Good.' - Shari Arison , Businesswoman

Power Quotes

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. - Louisa May Alcott , Novelist

Beauty Quotes

A family needs to work as a team, supporting each other's individual aims and aspirations. - Buzz Aldrin , Astronaut

Work Quotes, Aim Quotes