Once in a while, everybody needs a boost of inspiration. Not only does it make us live life to the fullest, we also learn to appreciate every moment. Undoubtedly, we can get a lot of inspiration from historical figures. However, there are many people in history who don't hold a heroic or good reputation, yet they have showcased or broadcasted themselves as inspirational figures in one way or the other.
Friends, family and fans are present for such figures, but their love cannot wipe out their sins. In this list, a few of these figures are people who once held high positions in their offices, yet remain controversial because they have blood on their hands.
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Till date, there are many people out there who support these figures and claim them as their 'role models'. This is because either their ideologies match with their particular role models, or because they must have read an inspirational quote or two coming from these personalities. A prominent name amongst these figures is that of Adolf Hitler, who of course, is known for his massive crimes against the Jews.
Have a look at some other terrible historical figures and their inspirational sayings:
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