For most people, life is made up of a rather mundane set of routines with fairly predictable outcomes. We find comfort in our routines but also relish the thrill of unexpected joys along the way. Perhaps that’s why we like inspirational quotes so much. They are like little poems with a punch. Tiny packets of truth that seem to reaffirm what we know while shaking us to reach beyond.

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27 Quotes That Will Make You Question Everything You Have Ever Known

#1

Yahya-I-always-wonder-why

#2

Rumi-Yesterday-I-was-clever

#3

Campbell-We-must-be-willing-to

#4

Hinckley-The-only-way-to-get-through-life-laugh

#5

Schopenhauer-Every-man-takes-the-limits

#6

Shakespeare-The-fool-doth-think-he-is-wise

#7

Einstein-The-measure-of-intelligence

#8

Tzu-When-I-let-go-of-what-I-am

#9

Thoreau-Its-not-what-you-look-at

#10

Socrates-The-only-true-wisdom

#11

#12

Chodron-You-are-the-sky

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