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Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln successfully led the United States through one of its greatest constitutional, military, and moral crises—the American Civil War—preserving the Union. Reared in a poor family on the western frontier, Lincoln was mostly self-educated, and became a country lawyer, a Whig Party leader, Illinois state legislator during the 1830s.

Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American stand-up comedian, television host and actress. She hosts the syndicated talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show. DeGeneres has hosted both the Academy Awards and the Primetime Emmys. As a film actress, she starred in Mr. Wrong, appeared in EDtv and The Love Letter, and provided the voice of Dory in the Disney-Pixar animated film Finding Nemo, for which she was awarded a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English singer-songwriter, musician and multi-instrumentalist. She received the Brit Awards "Critics' Choice" award and won the BBC Sound of 2008. Her debut album, 19, was released in 2008 to much commercial and critical success. It certified four times platinum in the UK, and double platinum in the US. At the 2009 Grammy Awards, Adele received the awards for Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance.

Morgan Freeman is an American actor, film director, and narrator. Freeman has received Academy Award nominations for his performances in Street Smart, Driving Miss Daisy, The Shawshank Redemption and Invictus and won in 2005 for Million Dollar Baby. On October 28, 2006, Freeman was honored at the first Mississippi's Best Awards in Jackson, Mississippi, with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his works on and off the big screen.

#motivational #inspirational #positive #goForIt #success

John Ono Lennon was an English musician, singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a founder member of the Beatles, one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed acts in the history of popular music. With Paul McCartney, he formed one of the most celebrated songwriting partnerships of the 20th century #quotes #motivational #inspirational #oneLove

Mark Twain was an American author and humorist. He is most noted for his novel "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" and its sequel, "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn", the latter often called "the Great American Novel.". His wit and satire earned praise from critics and peers, and he was a friend to presidents, artists, industrialists, and European royalty. Twain was fascinated with science and scientific inquiry. He developed a close and lasting friendship with Nikola Tesla

Richard Carlson Ph.D. was an American author, psychotherapist, and motivational speaker, who rose to fame with the success of his book, "Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff…and it’s all Small Stuff", which became one of the fastest-selling books of all time. People magazine named Richard Carlson as one of that publication's "Most Intriguing People in the World." Meanwhile he also appeared in Don't Sweat the Small Stuff... and It's All Small Stuff, TV Special, and soon took up writing full-time.

Mother Teresa was an ethnic Albanian, Indian Roman Catholic nun. "By blood, I am Albanian. By citizenship, an Indian. By faith, I am a Catholic nun. As to my calling, I belong to the world. As to my heart, I belong entirely to the Heart of Jesus."In late 2003, she was beatified, the third step toward possible sainthood. A second miracle credited to Mother Teresa is required before she can be recognised as a saint by the Catholic church.

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche was a German philosopher, poet, composer, cultural critic, and classical philologist. He wrote critical texts on religion, morality, contemporary culture, philosophy, and science, displaying a fondness for metaphor, irony, and aphorism. Nietzsche's key ideas include the "death of God", the Übermensch, the eternal recurrence, the Apollonian and Dionysian dichotomy, perspectivism, and the will to power. Central to his philosophy is the idea of "life-affirmation".

Sir Isaac Newton PRS MP was an English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, natural philosopher, alchemist and theologian, who has been "considered by many to be the greatest and most influential scientist who ever lived." #Alchemist #Newton #Physicist #Inspiration

Newton's 3 Laws of Motion

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Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela is a South African politician who served as president of South Africa from 1994 to 1999, the first ever to be elected in a fully representative democratic election. Before being elected president, Mandela was a militant anti-apartheid activist, and the leader and co-founder of Umkhonto we Sizwe, the armed wing of the African National Congress (ANC). Mandela has received more than 250 awards over four decades, including the 1993 Nobel Peace Prize.

Eckhart Tolle is a German-born Canadian resident, best known as the author of the The Power of Now and A New Earth, which were written in English. In 2011, he was listed by the Watkins Review as the most spiritually influential person in the world. In 2008, a New York Times writer called Tolle "the most popular spiritual author in the United States.

Paulo Coelho is a Brazilian lyricist and novelist. He has become one of the most widely read authors in the world today. He is the recipient of numerous prestigious international awards, amongst them the Crystal Award by the World Economic Forum and France's Légion d'honneur.

Oprah Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist. Winfrey is best known for her self-titled, multi-award-winning talk show, which has become the highest-rated program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011. She is also, according to some assessments, the most influential woman in the world.

Deepak Chopra is an Indian-born American physician and writer. Chopra has written more than 65 books with 19 New York Times bestsellers. His books have been translated into 35 languages and sold more than 20 million copies worldwide. #DeepakChopra #Writer #Motivation #Wisdom

Wayne Walter Dyer (born May 10, 1940) is an American self-help author and motivational speaker. #Dyer #Inspiration #Motivation #Positive

The 14th Dalai Lama is the 14th and current Dalai Lama, as well as the longest lived incumbent. Dalai Lamas are the head monks of the Gelugpa lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. He won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, and is also well known for his lifelong advocacy for Tibetans inside and outside Tibet. Tibetan Buddhists traditionally believe him to be the reincarnation of his predecessors and a manifestation of the Bodhisattva of Compassion. #DalaiLama #Inspiration #Motivation #Wisdom

Inspirational Sayings | Thought of the Day: Inspire Me

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Master Shannon Bush is the founder and director of Creative Possibility, a global coaching and training organisation. She holds a graduate degree in business, and uses her extensive learning and experience when guiding others to achieve their Innate Potential.

“The World is holding its Breath, waiting for you to reveal your Genius " –Michele Master Michele Landers can help you to be a happy person. She is a certified Hypnotherapist and Life Purpose Coach from South Florida, but has traveled all over the country. She is fully dedicated to helping people realize that happiness is attainable for everyone.

Master Carol Look is one of the foremost minds in the growing field of ENERGY PSYCHOLOGY. She can help you to find yourself and she will give you the tools to help you to focus on the future by using the Law of Attraction made famous by The Secret. Carol aims to help you change the way they think, so as to promote positive thinking and fill your lives with thoughts of happiness and success for the future. By doing this, you build what she calls “prosperity consciousness”.

“My intent is to lead people towards inner and outer harmony so they can shine their brightest light, with their colleagues, loved ones, family and friends. It’s contagious. Once people realize their potential is as large as their imagination, any lethargy, apathy and sadness dissipate into nothingness” –Elise Krentzel

Master Felix Economakis has just wrote a fantastic book called “Take change of your life with NLP” available on Amazon, worth to be read, kept and referred to through life. Felix is a regular contributor in British TV, radio and magazine articles on a broad range of psychological and philosophical topics.

“She’s Sparkling, Warm, Compassionate, Transparent and Shares from Her Heart!" Master Angela Carr Patterson is a Professional Coach, Author, Speaker, and Radio Talk Show Host with over twenty seven years of experience as a spiritual teacher, corporate trainer, transformational speaker and successful entrepreneur.

Master Loren Fogelman is author of The Winning Point and founder of Expert Sports Performance, a company devoted to teaching athletes around the globe how to become high performers, maintain focus during competitions and create the confidence to reach their BIG goals.