REM Runner’s Top 13 Inspirational Quotes – #1 Half the Truth

The passage from Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet continues: 

“To measure you by your smallest dead is to reckon the power of the ocean by the frailty of its foam. 
To judge you by your failures is to cast blame upon the seasons for their inconstancy.” 

My weaknesses do NOT erase my strengths. Believing in myself means standing in the center- recognizing that I am imperfect and weak in ways, yet strong and powerful beyond my wildest imagination in other ways.

Thank you for checking out my top 13 inspirational quotes. I’ve enjoyed sharing and hearing some new gems from readers. Here’s to a great 2013, filled with happiness, joy and self-love. When in doubt, ever onward!

Quotes #2- 13:


  1. ana marie juanga on May 4, 2013 at 7:05 am

    i love it…
    so inspiring…

    • julie on May 5, 2013 at 5:47 pm

      Thank you, Ana Marie!

  2. Chris Sandoval on July 29, 2013 at 5:22 pm

    Those are some of my favorites!
    I feel compelled to share my rock of 2013…guaranteed to knock me upside the head and bring me back to me every single time.

    “To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.” -Thick Nhat Hanh

    • julie on August 27, 2013 at 2:31 am

      Awesome quote, Chris. Thank you so much for sharing!

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