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Top inspiring quotes to cure your Monday blues

Begin your week with our quotes chosen by the HI office to boost your mood, inspire you to travel or make a change: 

“Jet lag is for amateurs”

– Alex  


“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.”

– Carl

“I’ve never understood the ‘things to do before you die’ idea. If I was ill, I’d be in no mood to have a swim with a dolphin.” 

– Kieran [via Karl Pilkington] 


“For every minute you are angry, you lose 60 seconds of happiness”

– Glykeria 


“J’ai reconnu le bonheur au bruit qu’il a fait en partant” / “I recognised happiness by the sound it made when it left” 

– Stephen [via Jacques Prevert]

“Sometimes things fall apart, so that better things can fall together”

– Bex 

“When life gives you lemons, grab tequila and salt” 

– Laura


“Lessons from a tree:

Stand tall, stand proud, go out on a limb, drink lots of water, enjoy the view, remember your roots.”

– Julian 

“Happiness can be found in the darkest of times, if only one can remember to turn on the light”. 

– Izzy [via Harry Potter] 

“What is happiness if not the true agreement between a man and the life he leads?” 

– Cecile [via Albert Camus] 

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