Inspirational Songs, Quotes, Speeches & Poems

Sometimes we all need a dose of inspiration to help shake off a heavy heart and re-discover our enthusiasm for life. ...... You might be feeling down maybe because things just don't seem to be going the way you'd planned, or maybe you're just not achieving what you'd wanted ..... 

Whatever the reason, sometimes it helps to be reminded that things can turn around if we hang in there and persevere. We may find inspiration and be uplifted to open our heart and mind by a song, by a quote, by a poem or by a video ....

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"Ripples of Influence"

An inspirational poem by Joseph Norris

Drop a pebble in the water,
And its ripples reach out far;
And the sunbeams dancing on them
May reflect them to a star.

Give a smile to someone passing,
Thereby making his morning glad;
It may greet you in the evening
When your own heart may be sad.

Do a deed of simple kindness;
Though its end you may not see,
It may reach, like widening ripples,
Down a long eternity.

This video clip features the inspirational song from Miley Cyrus, "The Climb"

Another beautiful and uplifting song "The Prayer" with Celine Dion and Josh Groban ....

"Inch by Inch"
- the famous inspirational speech by Al Pacino, delivered at Championship game half-time in the gridiron football movie On Any Given Sunday"

This is a great video clip for anyone who has ever felt stupid, or ever been made to feel that they were not quite good enough ........It lists some of the people who have achieved fame and fortune, despite being labelled early in their lives as failures by others. Hope it motivates and inspires you to keep persisting with your dreams ....

Leadership is about bringing out the best in the people around you - and helping them to be the best they can be .....