Here are some motivational quotes by people born on February 15.
Galileo Galilei (Astronomer, philosopher 1564-1642)
- You cannot teach a man anything. You can only help him find it within himself.
- I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
- I never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.
Susan B. Anthony (American Women’s Rights Advocate 1820-1906)
- Independence is happiness.
- The older I get, the greater power I seem to have to help the world; I am like a snowball – the further I am rolled the more I gain.
- Men, their rights, and nothing more; women, their rights, and nothing less.
Jeremy Bentham (British Philosopher 1748-1832)
- Every law is an infraction on liberty.
- The greatest happiness of the greatest number is the foundation of morals and legislation.
- Stretching his hand up to reach the stars, too often man forgets the flowers at his feet.
Louis XV (King of France 1638-1715)
- There is little that can withstand a man who can conquer himself.
Alfred North Whitehead (British philosopher 1861-1947)
- No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude.
- Ideas won’t keep. Something must be done about them.
- Speak out in acts; the time for words has passed, and only deeds will suffice.
Jane Seymour (Actress 1951-)
- You have to count on living every single day in a way you believe will make you feel good about your life – so that if it were over tomorrow, you’d be content with yourself.
- I know that the purpose of life is to understand and be in the present moment with the people you love. It’s just that simple.
- Being creative is my idea of heaven.