10 Quotes That You Need to Implement in Your Life Immediately

Based on actual events that never happened:

Paul and Hilary

That Paul sure is “Mr. Know-it-all”pffff – Image by David Castillo Dominici

Paul:  “Hey Hilary how’s your book about losing weight in the winter going?”

Hilary: “I don’t know; it’s kind of slow, I need some inspiration.”

Paul: “Come on Hilary, ‘Inspiration is for amateurs – the rest of us just show up and get to work.’[1]

Hilary: “Is that so?”

Paul: “Sure I mean, I am not saying that you shouldn’t be inspired sometimes. What I mean to say is that ‘Inspiration exists, but it should find you working.’[2]

Hilary: “Ow it’s like that huh! You are going to get all poetic on me now?”

Paul: “I’m just saying!”

Hilary: “So what about you lover boy, have you proposed to Michelle yet? I mean do you know that ‘Delay is the enemy of all progress?’[3]

Paul: “What’s progress got to do with it?”

Hilary: “Ow sweetheart, before you know it she will be progressing herself into some other man’s arms. You should ‘Never make a good woman wait.’[4]


Yellow dice

Make your own luck – Image by Dan

Dante: “Hey Shelby, congratulations, I heard that you’ve been selected for next season’s Ultimate Fighter series. How did you get so lucky?”

Shelby: “Luck has got nothing to do with it, ‘Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.’[5]

Dante: “I guess you are right. You are always well prepared. Me on the other hand I am never ready for anything.”

Shelby: “Don’t wait until you are ready to take action. Instead take action to be ready.”[6]


Let's grab a Pizza -  Image by Serge Bertasius Photography

When in doubt, grab a Pizza – Image by Serge Bertasius Photography

Charlene: “Amanda please! If you carry on in the way you have, the whole faculty will hate you.”

Amanda: “I’d rather be hated for who I am than loved for who I’m not.”[7]

Charlene: “I wish I was as brave as you are and could tell people off the way you do.”

Amanda: “Charlene, ‘You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.’[8]

Amanda: “So did you hear that Paul finally proposed to Michelle?”

Charlene: “Are you serious right now? I guess ‘Better late than never.’[9]

Amanda: “She always wanted to be a wife and a mother, but she is almost 40.”

Charlene: “It’s never too late to be who you might have been.”[10]

Amanda: “Let’s go grab a pizza; I’m starving.”


((And they walk off into the sunset.))



[1] Chuck Close

[2] Pablo Picasso

[3] Eliot Spitzer

[4] That’s just me. If you know of someone who said it before me let me know and I’ll credit them.

[5] Seneca

[6] Jensen Siaw

[7] Kurt Cobain

[8] Rosa Parks

[9] Geoffery Chaucer

[10] George Eliot

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