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From inspirational quotes to travel quotes to spark your wanderlust, we’ve got ’em all. Read through our favorite quotes that are sure to brighten your day and provide a pick-me-up for any occasion.

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    7 Motivational Quotes Olympic Champions Rely On

    Before the Sochi Winter Olympics, athletes from Team USA shared their private motivational quotes and mantras with us.


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    8 Presidents Caught in Rare Candid Pictures

    In these excerpted quotes from his book, Presidential Picture Stories, veteran photojournalist Dennis Brack chronicles the lighter—and darker—moments of photographing...


    20 Reasons Why 2014 Will Be Better for Us All

    Optimism is Reader's Digest's middle name, so we reached out to thought leaders, authors, and experts in various fields to...


    What Are You Thankful For? 7 Creative Answers

    What makes you grateful? Anne O. Kubitsky started the Look for the Good Project by asking people for postcards with...


    Dorothea Lange: Her Photos, in Her Own Words

    "You know there are moments such as these when time stands still and all you do is hold your breath...


    Editor’s Note: Quotable Quotes, The Office Edition

    Reader's Digest Editor-In-Chief Liz Vaccariello shares her favorite quotes heard around the office in 2013.


    Tom Clancy’s Fighting Words: 11 Choice Quotes

    Tom Clancy wrote books that were “my kind of yarn(s),” according to President Ronald Reagan. Seventeen of Clancy’s intricate espionage...


    The Most Comforting Roald Dahl Quotes

    Roald Dahl's classic tales of acceptance are the stuff of childhood, but sometimes grown-ups need to be reminded of why...

    Words of Wisdom From Those Who Have Lived a Full Life

    The greatest gift from one generation to the next? It’s wisdom gained from experience. Award-winning photographer Andrew Zuckerman traveled to...


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    10 Funny Tweets That Would Have Changed History

    Imagine if history's greats had access to the soap box that is Twitter; their famous quotes would have totally gone...


    Funny: How These Famous Shakespeare Quotes Would Be Written Today

    Quothable Quoths: You speak an infinite deal of nothing. Like, really.


    6 Compelling Reasons Why Gary Busey Should Be the Next Pope

    In focusing exclusively on established cardinals, Vatican judges have ignored the obvious frontrunner for the world's next Top Pope: prolific...


    Awesome Life Advice from Your Favorite Superheroes

    If you're looking to seize "a day, unlike any other!" remember these encouraging quotes, culled from classic comic book characters.


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    Oh, the Tweets He Would Tweet: If Dr. Seuss Had the Internets

    If the Doctor were still around, we suspect he'd be spending his day like any one of us would: through...


    9 Funny Thanksgiving Quotes

    Writers, comedians, and other personalities reflect on Thanksgiving traditions with a collection of funny, quotable quotes.


    Quotable Quotes, Helen Gurley Brown Edition

    A few favorite Helen Gurley Brown quotes for your pocket.

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    “This Moment Is Yours”: 13 Motivational Quotes from Olympic Coaches

    Get world-class inspiration and winning insights from 13 of America’s top Olympic coaches, including Bobby Knight, Herb Brooks (pictured), Billie


    Tweeter’s Digest: Celeb Dads’ Quotes #fathersday

    Found poetry: Parenting advice and funny quotes from famous dads turn into great tweets, fit for Father's Day.


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    Cute Dogs for President!

    We paired up patriotic puppy pictures with funny quotes from America's leaders.


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    Funny Photos: Dogs in Sunglasses

    Doggone hilarious: Our readers sent in the funny dog photos, and we provided the celebrity quotes thought bubbles.


    Tweeter’s Digest: The Best Graduation Quotes from Commencement Speeches of 2012

    Skip the fancy four-year degree as we curate the most inspirational graduation quotes (in 140 characters or less) from this...

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    The Best Graduation Quotes: Speeches from Steve Jobs, Ellen DeGeneres, and More

    Get inspiration to make the future a better place with these motivational graduation quotes.


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    10 Funny Food Quotes

    Funny observations about food and eating from Julia Child, Yogi Berra, Miss Piggy and more!


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    Cute Friend Quotes Between Cats and Dogs

    Who says cats and dogs can't get along? These readers' pictures prove Fido and Fluffy can be best friends, too.