Inspirations

Inspiring Things

I love words, so I want to share the best thoughts or lyrics I've found that really inspire me or make me think.

Sayings/Quotes/Lyrics

"We all will worship a god, 'I am that I am' or made of our flaws."

  • Emery (Song: The Noose - EP: Dead End 2019)

"We are still far from over."

  • Stall Out by Mutemath (2006)

"You love to fix things with tools that are broken."

  • Ex Nihilo by Andy Mineo (Heroes for Sale)

"Who cares if they remember my name if I forget you."

  • Ex Nihilo by Andy Mineo (Heroes for Sale)

"Some want to be an earshot from the church bell, I want to win souls near gunshots and the worst hell."

  • Wild Things by Andy Mineo (Heroes for Sale)

Favorite Words

  • Dichotomy (die-cot-oh-me)
  • Apotheosis (uh-paw-thee-oh-sis)

Most Inspiring Songs Ever

  • What You Keep Alive - Red
  • Gravity Lies - Red
  • Demons - Icon For Hire
  • Rock and Roll Thugs - Icon For Hire
  • Nerves - Icon For Hire
  • Lost the Plot - Newsboys
  • Lights Out - Newsboys
  • Good Monsters - Jars of Clay
  • Never Too Late - Three Days Grace
  • Shadow on the Sun - Audioslave
  • Broken Pieces - Apocalyptica, Lacey Sturm
  • Super Good Feeling - Bleach
  • New Way to Be Human - Switchfoot
  • Stall Out - Mutemath

Most Inspiring Albums Ever

  • You Can't Kill Us - Icon For Hire
  • of Beauty and Rage - Red
  • End of Silence - Red
  • Release the Panic - Red
  • Gone - Red
  • Apparitions of Melody - Kids in the Way
  • Kansas - Jennifer Knapp
  • Fallen - Evanescence
  • Take Me To Your Leader - Newsboys
  • Collide - Skillet
  • Going Public - Newsboys
  • Bloom - Audio Adrenaline
  • Some Kind Of Zombie - Audio Adrenaline
  • Heaven in the Real World - Steven Curtis Chapman
  • Signs of Life - Steven Curtis Chapman

Inspirational/Influential Arists/Bands

  • Icon For Hire
  • Emery
  • Anberlin
  • Paramore
  • Fight the Fury
  • LEDGER
  • Lecrae
  • Red
  • Kids in the Way
  • NF
  • TFK
  • Breaking Benjamin
  • Decyfer Down
  • Tedashii
  • Underoath
  • Geoff Moore and The Distance
  • Twenty One Pilots
  • Within Temptation
  • I The Mighty
  • Plumb (circa 2000 - 2006)
  • Linkin Park
  • Tree63
  • Jars of Clay
  • MAINSTAY
  • Fit for a King
  • MANAFEST
  • Andy Mineo

Artists Gone but Not Forgotten

  • PFR
  • East To West
  • The Benjamin Gate
  • Tait
  • DC Talk
  • Bleach
  • Superchic[k]
  • Earthsuit
  • Reality Check