- a divine influence directly and immediately exerted upon the mind or soul.
- the divine quality of the writings or words of a person so influenced.
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His life, his example, has provided a great deal of inspiration for me to find that courage perhaps when I don’t feel like I have it all the time.How Laurence Fishburne Gave Voice To ‘The Autobiography Of Malcolm X’|Joi-Marie McKenzie|September 17, 2020|Essence.com
We’re there to give guidance and ideas and inspiration, but it is the time for young people.
He has a lot of fantastic videos on YouTube around leadership and inspiration, and in one of those talks he recommended the book How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk by Adele Faber and Elaine Mazlish.Book recommendations from Fortune’s 40 under 40 in media and entertainment|Rachel King|September 11, 2020|Fortune
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Kyle Corcoran, executive director, technology investment banking, Morgan StanleyIt addresses some hurdles that may reduce efficiency in teams, despite being made up of highly talented individuals, and has been a source of inspiration.Book recommendations from Fortune’s 40 under 40 in finance|Rachel King|September 8, 2020|Fortune
In this way, inspiration becomes appropriation, which leads directly to theft and erasure.
But inspiration and faith-based agenda in movies does not guarantee box office success.Are You There, God? It’s Nicolas Cage and the Year in Cinematically Pimped Religion|Matthew Paul Turner|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hockney is also refreshingly genuine when it comes to revealing another source of inspiration—other artists.
In fact, new technologies—copiers, fax machines, and recently the iPad—were significant sources of inspiration for him.
Though it may have been a depressing environment, the gritty streets of Washington gave Gil plenty of inspiration for his lyrics.‘The Prince of Chocolate City’: When Gil Scott-Heron Became A Music Icon|Marcus Baram|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Their destiny is in your hand and mine—a free Nation without a slave—the hope, refuge and inspiration of the world.The Southerner|Thomas Dixon
And first of all, he must determine what is the proof of the inspiration of a book.
Inspiration, alone, dictated this masterpiece; it rose from the composer's soul like a cry of love!Massimilla Doni|Honore de Balzac
The second work in which Donatello took his inspiration exclusively from childhood is at Prato.Donatello|David Lindsay, Earl of Crawford
The idea of the stage had once come to her like an inspiration.Jewel Weed|Alice Ames Winter