Inspiration, inspire, or inspired may refer to:
  • Artistic inspiration, sudden creativity in artistic production
  • Biblical inspiration, the doctrine in Judeo-Christian theology concerned with the divine origin of the Bible
  • Creative inspiration, sudden creativity when a new invention is created
  • Inhalation, the movement of air into the lungs, breathing in


  • Inspiration, Arizona, a community in the United States

    Brands and enterprises

  • Inspire (fragrance), a fragrance by Christina Aguilera
  • Inspiration (car), a British-designed and built steam-propelled car designed by Glynne Bowsher
  • BT Inspiration, a telephone switchboard
  • Carnival Inspiration, a Fantasy-class cruise ship operated by Carnival Cruise Line
  • Honda Inspire, a luxury sedan introduced by Honda in 1990
  • Inspiration, a type of diver's rebreather scuba made by AP Diving
  • Inspire (company), a healthcare social network

    Arts, entertainment, and media


  • Inspiration (1915 film), starring Audrey Munson
  • Inspiration (1931 film), starring Greta Garbo
  • Inspiration (1948 film), directed by Karel Zeman
  • Inspirations (film), a 1997 film directed by Michael Apted


  • Inspirational fiction, a fiction genre
  • Inspirational music, a music genre


    Groups and labels

  • Inspiration Records, record label of The Inspirations
  • The Inspirations, Southern Gospel group


  • Inspiration (Aziza Mustafa Zadeh album), 2000
  • Inspiration (Cathy Dennis album), 1993
  • Inspiration (Eddie Henderson album), 1994
  • Inspiration (Elkie Brooks album), 1989
  • Inspiration (Maze album), 1979
  • Inspiration (Shinhwa album), 2006
  • Inspiration (William Hung album), 2004
  • Inspiration (Yngwie Malmsteen album), 1996
  • Inspiration (Tammy Wynette album), 1969
  • The Inspiration, a 2006 album by Young Jeezy
  • Inspire (Casiopea album), 2002
  • Inspire (Jack Vidgen album), 2012
  • Inspire (La'Mule album), 1998
  • Inspired (album), a 2007 album by Lea Salonga


  • "Inspire" (song), a 2004 song by Ayumi Hamasaki
  • "Inspired" (song), a 2017 song by Miley Cyrus


  • Inspire (magazine), an online magazine published by the militant Islamist organization al-Qaeda
  • Inspire, a quarterly newsletter published by Australian intellectual property firm, Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick

    Other arts, entertainment, and media

  • Inspiration (sculpture), a 2010 public artwork by American artist Ethan Kerber
  • Inspiration FM, a community radio station in Northampton, United Kingdom
  • The Inspiration Network, a worldwide family and religious cable-television network


  • Inspiration (racehorse), a Hong Kong-based Thoroughbred racehorse
  • INSPIRE, acronym for "Infrastructure for Spatial Information in the European Community" directive
  • Inspired, a loyalty program tier of SLH (Small Luxury Hotels Worldside), a partner of Hyatt's
  • ANA Inspiration, the first major championship of the LPGA season in women's golf
  • INSPIRE-HEP, a database of particle physics literature
  • Space Shuttle Inspiration, a full-scale Space Shuttle mockup