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These Inspirational Quotes That Will Help People Live Their Best Lives

Here are the best inspirational quotes that will make 2021 your best year!

Whether you’re hoping to achieve success at work, home, or life in general, establishing the right intentions can help you stay positive and optimistic during the challenges fate can throw your way. Many things can inspire – seeing other people accomplish great things, seeing other people overcome adversity, hearing inspirational quotes from great people, even the sheer beauty of nature can remind us just how lucky we are to be alive.

Inspirational quotes (Authors, scientists, philosophers, and other celebrities have revealed the inner mantras that helped them achieve their goals) have a fantastic ability to change the way we feel about life. There are why I find them so exciting and crucial on our paths to success. I’ve compiled a list of some of the best motivational quotes so you can start the year by taking control of your thoughts, thinking positively and setting new goals.

To make it more comfortable, we’ve divided it into the following sections: Love, Life, Friendship, Marriage, Family, Success, Change and More. You can use the “Table of Contents” box to navigate the section that interests you the most.

Inspirational Quotes to Positively Influence Your Day

Top 10 Inspirational Quotes

“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” – Aristotle Onassis

“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you.” – Walt Whitman

“We know what we are, but know not what we may be.” – William Shakespeare

“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller

“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. the optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

“It’s Not Whether You Get Knocked Down, It’s Whether You Get Up.” – Vince Lombardi

“People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” – Rob Siltanen

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” – C.S. Lewis

Best Inspirational Quotes

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“A champion is defined not by their wins but by how they can recover when they fall.” – Serena Williams

“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

“Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock and the door will be opened for you.” – Jesus

“Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others.” – Winston Churchill

“Do what you can, where you are, with what you have.” – Teddy Roosevelt

“Every truth passes through three stages before it is recognized. In the first, it is ridiculed. In the second, it is opposed. In the third, it is regarded as self evident.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

“Everything has beauty, but not everyone can see.” – Confucius

“First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends; wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end.” – Aristotle

“Genius is 1% inspiration, 99% perspiration.” – Thomas Edison

“I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.” – Leonardo da Vinci

“I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

“If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great makes you feel that you, too, can become great.” – Mark Twain

“Look at the sparrows; they do not know what they will do in the next moment. Let us literally live from moment to moment.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.” – Dalai Lama

“Some men see things as they are and say why, I dream things that never were and say why not.” – George Bernard Shaw

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese Proverb

“The best way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

“The great thing in this world is not so much where you stand, as in what direction you are moving.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.” – Chinese Proverb

“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford

“Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford

“You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Christopher Columbus

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” – Francis of Assisi

Funny Inspirational Quotes

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“You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.” – Jack London

“Well-behaved women seldom make history.” – Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

“When I hear somebody sigh, ‘Life is hard,’ I am always tempted to ask, ‘Compared to what?’” – Sydney Harris

“Edison failed 10, 000 times before he made the electric light. Do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.” – Napoleon Hill

“Change is not a four letter word… but often your reaction to it is!” – Jeffrey Gitomer

“When life gives you lemons, squirt someone in the eye.” – Cathy Guisewite

“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.” – Albert Einstein

“Here is a test to find whether your mission on earth is finished: If you’re alive it isn’t.” – Richard Bach

“Life is like a sewer… what you get out of it depends on what you put into it.” – Tom Lehrer

“If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much.”

“I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.” – Lily Tomlin

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” – Dalai Lama

“Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.” – Mark Twain

“I’ll probably never fully become what I wanted to be when I grew up, but that’s probably because I wanted to be a ninja princess.” – Cassandra Duffy

“A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.” – Steve Martin

“If you’re going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.” – Marie Osmond

“Never let your sense of morals prevent you from doing what is right.” – Isaac Asimov

“If you try to fail, and succeed, which have you done?” – George Carlin

“By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.” – Robert Frost

“Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It’s already tomorrow in Australia.” – Charles Schulz

“The most wasted of days is one without laughter.” – E. E. Cummings

“If you fall, I’ll always be there.” – The Floor

“If you hit the target every time it’s too near or too big.” – Tom Hirshfield

“I’m bored’ is a useless thing to say. I mean, you live in a great, big, vast world that you’ve seen none percent of. Even the inside of your own mind is endless; it goes on forever, inwardly, do you understand? The fact that you’re alive is amazing, so you don’t get to say ‘I’m bored.” – Louis C.K.

“I have a simple philosophy: Fill what’s empty. Empty what’s full. Scratch where it itches.” – Alice Roosevelt Longworth

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” – Truman Capote

“My therapist told me the way to achieve true inner peace is to finish what I start. So far I’ve finished two bags of M&Ms and a chocolate cake. I feel better already.” – Dave Barry

“Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing ’til it gets there.” – Josh Billings

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas Eddison

“Follow your passion, stay true to yourself, never follow someone else’s path unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost and you see a path then by all means you should follow that.” – Ellen Degeneres

“Focus, focus, focus! What am I, a telescope?!” – Naruto Uzumaki

“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.” – A.A. Milne

“I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Try to be like the turtl” – at ease in your own shell.” – Bill Copeland

“Good things come to those who wait… greater things come to those who get off their ass and do anything to make it happen.”

“There’s never enough time to do all the nothing you want.” – Bill Watterson

“Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.” – Voltaire

“Life is like photography. You need the negatives to develop.”

“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” – Michael Altshuler

“Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door.” – Kyle Chandler

“Life is a blank canvass, and you need to throw all the paint on it you can.” – Danny Kaye

“If you end up with a boring, miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest, or some guy on television telling you how to do your shit, then you deserve it.” – Frank Zappa

“I intend to live forever. So far, so good.” – Steven Wright

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing, that’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar

“Whoever said, ‘It’s not whether you win or lose that counts,’ probably lost.” – Martina Navratilova

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily.” – Zig Ziglar

“Teach thy tongue to say, “I do not know,” and thous shalt progress.” – Maimonides

“Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers

“The quickest way to double your money is to fold it over and put it back in your pocket.” – Will Rogers

“There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.” – Roger Staubach

“If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money.” – Abigail Van Buren

“If you’re going to be thinking, you may as well think big.” – Donald Trump

“A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure.”

“No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” – Aesop

Short Inspirational Quotes

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“A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.”

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James

“An obstacle is often a stepping stone.” – Prescott

“Avoiding failure is to avoid progress.”

“Creativity Is Intelligence Having Fun.” – Albert Einstein

“Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.” – Joe Clark

“Do it with passion, or not at all.” – Rosa Nouchette Carey

“Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.” – Gloria Steinem

“Dream big and dare to fail.” – Norman Vaughan

“Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” – Napoleon Hill

“Fall seven times and stand up eight.” – Japanese Proverb

“Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.” – Jim Rohn

“If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.” – Seth Godin

“If you can dream it, you can achieve it.” – Zig Ziglar

“If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.” – Latin Proverb

“If not us, who? If not now, when?” – John F. Kennedy

“It is not enough to aim, you must hit.” – Italian Proverb

“It wasn’t raining when Noah built the ark.” – Howard Ruff

“Limit your ‘always’ and your ‘nevers.’” – Amy Poehler​​

“Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.” – Hafez

“Take your dreams seriously.”

“The grass is greener where you water it.” – Neil Barringham

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu

“The mind is everything. What you think you become..” – Buddha

“There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way.” – Thich Nhat Hanh

“To see what is right and not do it is a lack of courage.” – Confucius

“Today’s accomplishments were yesterday’s impossibilities.” – Robert H. Schuller

“Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” – Les Brown

“Try to be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.” – Maya Angelou

“We become what we think about.” – Earl Nightingale

“Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.” – Napoleon Hill

“You get what you give.” – Jennifer Lopez

“You will succeed because most people are lazy.” – Shahir Zag

“You must do the things you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky

“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” – H. Jackson Brown

“Do what you can with all you have, wherever you are.” – Theodore Roosevelt

Self Inspirational Quotes

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“You become what you believe.” – Oprah Winfrey

“You are enough just as you are.” – Meghan Markle

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.” – Farrah Gray

“Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart.” – Ancient Indian Proverb

“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” – Stephen Covey

“I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself.” – Albert Einstein

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear.” – Rosa Parks

“I would rather die of passion than of boredom.” – Vincent van Gogh

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot

“It isn’t where you came from. It’s where you’re going that counts.” – Ella Fitzgerald

“Practice golden rule management in everything you do. manage others the way you would like to be managed.”

“The battles that count aren’t the ones for gold medals. The struggles within yourself–the invisible battles inside all of us–that’s where it’s at.” – Jesse Owens

“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.” – Lao Tzu

Good Morning Inspirational Quotes

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“Set a goal that makes you want to jump out of bed in the morning.”

“No matter how good or bad your life is, wake up each morning and be thankful that you still have one.”

“You’ll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.” – John C. Maxwell

“Your future is created by what you do today, not tomorrow” – Robert Kiyosaki

“Something special awaits you each day. All you need is to recognize it and make the most of it. Have a positive attitude through out the day and then that today is going to the best day in your life.”

“Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen.”

“Either you run the day, or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn

“Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow’s reality.” – Malala Yousafzai

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” – Earl Nightingale

“What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.” – Ralph Marston

“A morning is a wonderful blessing. It stands for hope, giving us another start of what we call life.”

“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. – Marcus Aurelius

“I opened two gifts this morning. They were my eyes.”

“Don’t wake up with the regret of what you didn’t accomplish yesterday. Wake up while thinking about what you will achieve today.”

“Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life.” – Yoko Ono

“With each new day comes new strength and new thoughts.”

“Today will be a great day. So wake up and smile.”

“Life is too short to wake up in the morning with regrets. So love the people who treat you right and forget about the ones who don’t.”

“Every morning starts a new page in your story. Make it a great one today” – Doe Zantamata

“A year from now, you may wish you had started today” – Karen Lamb

“Always wake up with a smile knowing that today you are going to be a step closer to your dreams.”

“Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” – Will Rogers

“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great” – Zig Ziglar

“Wake up every morning with the thought that something wonderful is about to happen.”

“You have to get up every morning and tell yourself I can do this.”

“Days are expensive. When you spend a day you have one less day to spend. So make sure you spend each one wisely” – Jim Rohn

“Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them” – William Arthur Ward

“Good morning is not just a word. It’s an action and a belief to live the entire day well. Morning is the time when you set the tone for the rest of the day.”

“This is not just another day, this is yet another chance to make your dreams come true.”

“Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most” – Buddha

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau

“When you have a dream, you’ve got to grab it and never let go.” – Carol Burnett

“The future belongs to the competent. Get good, get better, be the best!” – Brian Tracy

“The biggest sources of motivation are your own thoughts, so think big and motivate yourself to win.”

“This morning will never ever come back in your life again. Get up and make the most of it.”

“You will never have this day again so make it count!”

Inspirational Birthday Quotes

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“May your birthday remind you of your accomplished dreams and the yet-to-be accomplished ones, and may you never stop chasing the latter.”

“The naysayers will always be around, but they don’t matter after all. Keep your focus alive and straight, and the sky will be your limit. Happy birthday, my beloved one.”

“I’m not only happy on this day because I want to celebrate your birthday with you, but I’m also thankful for having a very inspirational figure like you in my life. I wish you all the best on this wonderful day made specially for you.”

“They say that success is the natural corollary of dreams. On this day of your birth, I pray that the two continue to go hand in hand in your life. Enjoy your day!”

““To ride on the shoulders of giants means to descry opportunities that are obscure to many. Never lose sight of those possibilities just because those around you can’t see them. Have a blissful birthday.”

“Here’s to a fabulous day, my good friend. Thank you for being exemplary in chasing after your dreams. May you continue to dream big dreams. Sending you lots of love on your birthday.”

“Dreamers and doers run the world. But dreamers are the reason why doers exist and even have a job. Wishing you a life full of dreams come true.”

“Here’s to a blessed, healthy, fruitful, and eventful year ahead. You deserve every bit of it. Cheers.”

“Uncertainty is the spice of life. Embrace it, and make something good of it. I believe in you, buddy. Have a blessed day.”

“I encourage you to see adversity for what it is, the builder of character. On this day, may you rise above your hardships and move towards success. Have a fantastic birthday.”

“We humans keep reinventing ourselves; it’s just how we’ve been progressing. On this day, try something new, and do so with a firm conviction and success shall eventually be yours.”

“Happy birthday, special one! On this day, I thank God for blessing you with good health, and I pray that He will bathe your life with the choicest of His blessings. You’re a phenomenal person, and you are destined to achieve phenomenal things, so don’t ever let anyone or anything discourage you from chasing your dreams.”

“Wishing you joy, hope and love in this human endeavor called life. May you live to dream and turn those dreams into reality.”

“Thank heavens it’s your birthday! A day to remind yourself to soar higher and make the sky your spring board to success as you journey through your career without finding any reason to quit. I wish you the best in your endeavors.”

“It’s only human to have self-doubts and question your abilities. Whenever that happens, just recall that faith and hard work can translate dreams into realities.”

“Friends are considered the most precious gifts one can ever have. We both have been through a lot in life but it’s still our wish and hope to achieve excellence. As you celebrate this memorable day, may your mind be renewed with hope to accomplish this dream. Enjoy your birthday, my favorite friend.”

“You have reached this far in life because you are strong, so don’t ever give up. Trust in God. He has brought you this far and can help you finish the journey successfully.”

“Life is full of changes; they could be positive or negative. I wish your life is full of positive changes as you strive towards excellence. I wish you the happiest birthday you have ever had.”

“In life’s journey, certain pursuits trump others. On this big day, may you find strength to carry on with your life’s noble pursuits.”

“I thank life for giving me a wonderful and inspiring friend like you. A constant reminder of all the good things life has in store for us. As you enjoy this birthday, my wish is that your dreams come to pass and that you live your life knowing that winners never quit.”

“May your deepest wishes and dreams come to pass as you celebrate this unique day of your life. I hope you find joy and happiness in the years to come.”

“Happy birthday to you. My wish for you is to experience joy, hope, and love all the days of your life. May you live to accomplish all the wonderful goals you have set in life.”

“Today, I’m particularly thankful for your life because you’ve shown me what it means to aim at something and reach for it in life. I pray that you’ll become an example to millions more. Cheers.”

“Words cannot describe how much I believe in your ability to succeed. All I’ll say is that with dedication, hard work and optimism, you can get to the top.”

“The path to greatness commences with a dream. Despite some dreams being difficult to achieve, I pray that you’ll find the courage and stamina to keep pursuing them. Have a blast!”

“May you find the strength to stay the course because, let’s face it, aren’t the losers the quitters? And aren’t the winners the stayers?”

“Have in mind that nothing can stop you from living your dreams. Believe in yourself, and I know the sky is going to be your springboard to excellence. Happy birthday, friend.”

“Living to see another birthday is just like being given opportunities in life. May you take advantage of the several opportunities life is giving you to excel and make the impossible possible.”

“Your constant effort to succeed has really inspired and made me who I am today. It is my deepest wish that you continue to press on and attain greater heights. Happy birthday, dear friend.”

“It’s your Birthday. Your Future’s just beyond the horizon.”

“Your mind is the only thing that can stop you from achieving your goals. As you celebrate this special day, it is my prayer that you live to improve upon yourself mentally, spiritually, and physically.”

“From the very first day we landed on this planet, life equipped us with the ability to be optimistic and grateful. Making use of these simple yet remarkable power can transform our lives and bring us paradise right here on earth. I wish you plenty more candles to blow, my sweet love.”

“Bureaucracies will always exist, and obstacles will always come your way. But that’s never an excuse to dream small. Dream big and bring all of it into fruition. Enjoy!”

“Progression is the hallmark of success in life! You move from one point to the next until you are emptied of your potential. May this be your life’s story. Cheers.”

“You’ve achieved a lot in very few years! But I believe that there’s still more to achieve. Keep souring higher and higher, my friend.”

“You’ve come so far in your journey, but, when you look up, you see more hills and steep mountains to climb. May you always have the strength to keep on advancing until you get to your destination. Happy birthday, buddy.”

“It’s your birthday today! On this day, I pray that you will be strengthened to never give up in life regardless of how hard the situation you are going through might be. Remember that tough situations only make us stronger.”

“As you celebrate your birthday, may you continue to inspire and put laughter on the faces of those you come into contact with. I wish you experience pure happiness in life and that you never abandon your dreams.”

“You are a great gift to me, and I wish you a wonderful birthday celebration today. May this special day of yours be full of joy and happiness. May you count your blessings every day and always be filled with the belief that beautiful things will always happen regardless of the ugly situation you find yourself in.”

“When you have a heart full of gratitude and a mind full of optimism, there’s absolutely nothing that can stop you from being happy and achieving the desires of your heart. Happy birthday, my love.”

“May you always see the beauty in this world and be encouraged to keep on pressing on regardless of the stumbling block or hurdles that stand in your way. Never give up because I see remarkable greatness in you. Happy Birthday.”

“As you celebrate this significant day of your life, it is my prayer that you confidently surmount all pressures of life as you strive to achieve the best things in life. Have a sweet birthday.”

“Dear one, on a special day like this, a wonderful, faithful and hardworking fellow like you needs to be inspired to move on. It is my wish that you achieve greater heights and blaze a trail to success.”

“If you want to go fast, go alone, but if you want to go far, go together, or so they say. I want to assure you that I’ll be with you on this journey!”

“Sweetheart, begin every blessed day of your wonderful life admiring the beautiful things in life and counting your blessings. This is what is called gratitude, and gratitude is the fastest way to attain felicity in life.”

“Happy memorable day. Have in mind that steps in life are not guided by luck but by series of strategic plans put in place. May the most High elevate you to a higher level beyond human understanding.”

“Some things may be out of your control. But for those that are in your power, if you work hard and never stop believing in yourself, you will surely achieve them.”

“As the skies are aloft the earth, may your dreams continue to be as lofty. Never stop being an inspiration and a blithe spirit in this new age!”

“Believe in yourself because everyone has the power to make a difference. Sending you lots of love on this special day of yours.”

“In life, few things can be as gratifying as achieving the unthinkable. Never back down no matter how gargantuan the obstacle in your way is. Prove your cynics wrong, and show your mettle by achieving lofty ideals.”

“They say that luck smiles on those who prepare, so do your part and leave the rest to God. Happy anniversary.”

“The way we think about something determines how we feel about it. Dream positively so that you’ll feel positive about implementing it. Happy anniversary.”

“One more time, welcome to the school of life. I pray that you make the most out of your studies, and find fulfillment while you are at it. Have a blast, buddy!”

“Today is a very special day of the year because on this day a great person made his/her entry into this world. You were born to achieve remarkable things, so don’t ever let the obstacles in your way bring you down.”

“The method for achieving your dreams may not work, but that’s not a ticket to give up on your dreams. Indeed, it’s only an indication to change your plans. Wishing you a blessed birthday.”

“On this special day, my prayer for you is to take steps and believe the power is in you to move beyond boundaries and be what you want to be. Happy birthday, dear one.”

“To say that you changed me for the better is one of the biggest understatements ever made. May you be equally transformed for the better, and prepared for greater and honorable pursuits.”

“When God wanted to inspire my life, He gave me you. On this day, may you find inspiration in equal measure. And please know that if you can see your goals in your mind’s eye, you can surely achieve them.”

“Have faith in God and His plan to help you achieve your dreams. Get to work, and your dreams shall become reality. Have a fantastic birthday.”

“May you always see the beauty in this world and be encouraged to keep on pressing on regardless of the stumbling block or hurdles that stand in your way. Never give up because I see remarkable greatness in you.”

“Just as wisdom comes with the winters, so do dreams come with youth. Take charge of your dreams, my phenomenal friend, and never let them slip through the cracks. Wishing you a joyous anniversary.”

“No matter how bad a situation is, you can surmount it just by approaching it with a positive attitude. On your birthday, may optimism always reign in your life. I love you so much, and wish you nothing but a fabulous and exciting life.”

“Dreams are one of the few reasons why humans keep propelling themselves forward. Continue to dream big and work hard to reach those dreams, for in the end, posterity will gladly remark that you pressed on when it mattered most.”

“I’m very grateful to have the opportunity to celebrate another special day with a great person like you. My dear, as you jump over the hurdles of life, keep your head up and never give in to despair.”

Inspirational Bible Quotes

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“For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.” – Romans 8:38-39

“But they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.” – Isaiah 40:31

“But Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.’” – Matthew 19:26

“Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make straight your paths.” – Proverbs 3:3-6

“What, then, shall we say in response to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?” – Romans 8:31

“I can do all things through him who strengthens me.” – Philippians 4:13

“Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, or the LORD your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.” – Deuteronomy 31:6

“Taste and see that the LORD is good; blessed is the one who takes refuge in him.” – Psalm 34:8

“Give thanks to the LORD for He is good: His love endures forever.” – Psalm 107:1

“The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” – Lamentations 3:22-23

“Our faith can move mountains.” – Matthews 17:20

“Therefore, my beloved brothers, be steadfast, immovable, always abounding in the work of the LORD, knowing that in the LORD your labor is not in vain.” – 1 Corinthians 15:58

“Be strong, and let your heart take courage, all you who wait for the LORD!” – Psalm 31:24

“There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love.” – John 4:18

“Jesus looked at them and said, ‘With man it is impossible, but not with God. For all things are possible with God.’” – Mark 10:27

“Now to him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us.” – Ephesians 3:20

“The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” – Psalm 27:12

“Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong. Let all that you do be done in love.” – 1 Corinthians 16:13-14

“Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” – John 15:13

“Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.” – 1 Peter 5:7

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” – Romans 15:13

“So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day. For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison, as we look not to the things that are seen but to the things that are unseen.” – 2 Corinthians 4:16-18

“And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.” – Romans 8:28

“Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.” – Isaiah 41:10

“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11

Inspirational Christmas Quotes

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“It is Christmas every time you let God love others through you… yes, it is Christmas every time you smile at your brother and offer him your hand.” – Mother Teresa

“So remember while December Brings the only Christmas day, In the year let there be Christmas In the things you do and say.”

“This is the month, and this the happy morn, wherein the Son of heaven’s eternal King, of wedded Maid and Virgin Mother born, our great redemption from above did bring.” – John Milton

“Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime.” – Laura Ingalls Wilder

“Don’t measure the height of your Christmas tree. Measure the abundance of the love present in your heart! Have a Blessed Christmas!”

“It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.” – W.T. Ellis

“Don’t expect too much of Christmas Day. You can’t crowd into it any arrears of unselfishness and kindliness that may have accrued during the past twelve months.” – Oren Arnold

“The best gifts in life will never be found under a Christmas tree, those gifts are friends, family, children and the one you love.”

“This is Christmas: not the tinsel, not the giving and receiving, not even the carols, but the humble heart that receives anew the wondrous gift, the Christ.” – Frank McKibben

“The Christmas tree is a symbol of love, not money. There’s a kind of glory to them when they’re all lit up that exceeds anything all the money in the world could buy.”

“Love is what’s in the room with you at Christmas if you stop opening presents and listen.” – Author unknown

“Christmas is a day of meaning and traditions, a special day spent in the warm circle of family and friends.” – Margaret Thatcher

“Christmas is most truly Christmas when we celebrate it by giving the light of love to those who need it most.” – Ruth Carter Stapleton

“Now I’m an old Christmas tree, the roots of which have died. They just come along and while the little needles fall off me replace them with medallions.” – Orson Welles

“Christmas is not just a time for festivity and merry making. It is more than that. It is a time for the contemplation of eternal things. The Christmas spirit is a spirit of giving and forgiving.” – J. C. Penney

“Never worry about the size of your Christmas tree. In the eyes of children, they are all 30 feet tall.” – Larry Wilde

“Christmas is not just a day, an event to be observed and speedily forgotten. It is a spirit which should permeate every part of our lives.” – William Parks (Missions)

“The great challenge left to us is to cut through all the glitz and glam of the season that has grown increasingly secular and commercial, and be reminded of the beauty of the One who is Christmas.” – Bill Crowder

“Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.” – Dale Evans Rogers

“The very purpose of Christ’s coming into the world was that he might offer up his life as a sacrifice for the sins of men. He came to die. This is the heart of Christmas.” – Rev. Billy Graham

“Until one feels the spirit of Christmas, there is no Christmas. All else is outward display-so much tinsel and decorations. For it isn’t the holly, it isn’t the snow. It isn’t the tree not the firelight’s glow. It’s the warmth that comes to the hearts of men when the Christmas spirit returns again.”

“Peace on earth will come to stay, when we live Christmas every day.” – Helen Steiner Rice

“A lovely thing about Christmas is that it’s compulsory, like a thunderstorm, and we all go through it together.” – Garrison Keillor

“The magic of Christmas never ends and its greatest of gifts are family and friends.”

“It was always said of him, that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us! And so, as Tiny Tim observed, God Bless Us, Every One.” – Charles Dickens

“Christmas is joy, religious joy, an inner joy of light and peace.” – Pope Francis

“The earth has grown old with its burden of care But at Christmas it always is young, The heart of the jewel burns lustrous and fair And its soul full of music breaks the air, When the song of angels is sung.” – Phillips Brooks

“The only real blind person at Christmas-time is he who has not Christmas in his heart.” – Helen Keller

“Christmas is the day that holds all time together.” – Alexander Smith

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” – Charles Dickens

“Call a truce, then, to our labors — let us feast with friends and neighbors, and be merry as the custom of our caste; for if ”faint and forced the laughter,” and if sadness follow after, we are richer by one mocking Christmas past.” – Rudyard Kipling

“Probably the reason we all go so haywire at Christmas time with the endless unrestrained and often silly buying of gifts is that we don’t quite know how to put our love into words.” – Harlan Miller

“Christmas! The very word brings joy to our hearts. No matter how we may dread the rush, the long Christmas lists for gifts and cards to be bought and given-when Christmas Day comes there is still the same warm feeling we had as children, the same warmth that enfolds our hearts and our homes.” – Joan Winmill Brown

“Christmas now surrounds us, Happiness is everywhere. Our hands are busy with many tasks as carols fill the air.” – Shirley Sallay

“Some Christmas tree ornaments do more than glitter and glow, they represent a gift of love given a long time ago.”

“Whatever else be lost among the years, Let us keep Christmas still a shining thing: Whatever doubts assail us, or what fears, Let us hold close one day, remembering Its poignant meaning for the hearts of men. Let us get back our childlike faith again.” – Grace Noll Crowell

“Christmas, my child, is love in action. … Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.” – Dale Evans Rogers

“Midnight, and the clock strikes. It is Christmas Day, the werewolves birthday, the door of the solstice still wide enough open to let them all slink through.” – Angela Carter

“The joy of brightening other lives, bearing each others’ burdens, easing other’s loads and supplanting empty hearts and lives with generous gifts becomes for us the magic of Christmas.” – W. C. Jones

“Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.” – Calvin Coolidge

“One of the most glorious messes in the world is the mess created in the living room on Christmas day. Don’t clean it up too quickly.” – Andy Rooney

“Let us keep Christmas beautiful without a thought of greed, that it might live forevermore to fill our every need, that it shall not be just a day, but last a lifetime through, the miracle of Christmas time that brings God close to you.” – Ann Schultz

“It’s not what’s under the Christmas tree that matters, it’s who is around it.”

Inspirational Monday Quotes

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“Your Monday morning thoughts set the tone for your whole week. See yourself getting stronger, and living a fulfilling, happier and healthier life.” – Germany Kent

“When you start to do the things that you truly love, it wouldn’t matter whether it’s Monday or Friday; you would be so excited to wake up each morning to work on your passions.” – Edmond Mbiaka

“It’s just another manic Monday. I wish it was Sunday. ‘Cause that’s my fun day. My I don’t have to run day.” – Prince Rogers Nelson

“This has been such a Monday! I wish I stayed in bed, and I wish that yesterday had never happened.” – Lisa Mantchev

“Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.” – Jamie Paolinetti

“Mondays are the start of the work week which offer new beginnings 52 times a year!” – David Dweck

“Believe on Monday the way you believe on Sunday.” – Rita Schiano

“Every morning you have two choices: continue to sleep with your dreams or wake up & chase them.” – Kristin

“Mondays are mundane, like Tuesdays minus 24 hours.” – Jarod Kintz

“It’s Monday. Get a new perspective. Whatever obstacle you’re facing—it’s not permanent.”

“Inspiration comes from within yourself. One has to be positive. When you’re positive, good things happen.” – Deep Roy

“I must break the routines and become a person who becomes productive every Monday. I must break the mindset of unhappiness and turn myself into a happy magnet for Mondays.” – Leggy Saul

“Sunday morning my head is bad. But it’s worth all the times I had. But I’ve got to go and get some rest. For Monday is a mess!” – Dave Bartholomew

“Mondays are tough only for those people, who don’t know how to spend them cheerfully. Get up and have fun today!”

“Monday, Monday, so good to me; Monday morning, it was all I hoped it would be.” – John Phillips

“Okay, it’s Monday but who said Mondays have to suck? Be a rebel and have a great day anyway.” – Kimberly Jiménez

“Live today. Not yesterday. Not tomorrow. Just today. Inhabit your moments. Don’t rent them out to tomorrow.” – Jerry Spinelli

“This should be the spirit every Monday. Know that something good will always happen.” – Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

“What about Monday? That could be our one day we look at things the same way, and wear funny shoes.” – Kevin Dalton

“Hey, I know it’s Monday. But it’s also a new day and a new week. And in that lies a new opportunity for something special to happen.” – Michael Ely

“Candy is nature’s way of making up for Mondays.” – Rebecca Gober

“The sun himself is weak when he first rises; and gathers strength and courage as the day gets on.” – Charles Dickens

“The biggest thrill wasn’t in winning on Sunday but in meeting the payroll on Monday.” – Art Rooney

“There are no miracles on Mondays.” – Amy Neftzeger

“Monday morning you sure look fine.” – Lindsey Buckingham

“New moon on Monday” – Duran Duran

“Mondays are the potholes in the road of life.” – Tom Wilson

“What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle and giving 110% all the time.” – Don Zimmer

“So. Monday. We meet again. We will never be friends—but maybe we can move past our mutual enmity toward a more-positive partnership.” – Julio Alexi Genao

“This is your Monday morning reminder that you can handle whatever this week throws at you.”

“You are in control. Never allow your Monday to be manic.” – Andrea L’Artiste

“I really need a day in between Sunday and Monday.”

“May your coffee be strong and your Mondays be short.”

“If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” – Tony Robbins

Inspirational Mothers Day Quotes

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“When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.” – John Lennon

“If you bungle raising your children, I don’t think whatever else you do well matters very much.” – Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

“Mothers are like glue. Even when you can’t see them, they’re still holding the family together.” – Susan Gale

“Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; A mother’s secret hope outlives them all.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

“To describe my mother would be to write about a hurricane in its perfect power.” – Maya Angelou

“All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Being a mom has made me so tired. And so happy.” – Tina Fey

“Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.” – Robert Browning

“We are born of love; Love is our mother.” – Rumi

“Mother is the name for God in the lips and hearts of little children.” – -William Makepeace Thackeray

“My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her.” – George Washington

“Sometimes the strength of motherhood is greater than natural laws.” – Barbara Kingsolver

“Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.” – George Eliot

“Mama was my greatest teacher, a teacher of compassion, love and fearlessness. If love is sweet as a flower, then my mother is that sweet flower of love.” – Stevie Wonder

“If at first you don’t succeed, try doing it the way mom told you to in the beginning.”

“A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” – Princess Diana

“Mothers can forgive anything! Tell me all, and be sure that I will never let you go, though the whole world should turn from you.” – Louisa May Alcott

“God could not be everywhere, and therefore he made mothers.” – Rudyard Kipling

“Most mothers are instinctive philosophers.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe

“The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness.” – Jessica Lange

“He didn’t realize that love as powerful as your mother’s for you leaves its own mark.” – J.K. Rowling

“I want my children to have all the things I couldn’t afford. Then, I want to move in with them.” – Phyllis Diller

“Over the years, I learned so much from mom. She taught me about the importance of home and history and family and tradition. She also taught me that aging need not mean narrowing the scope of your activities and interests or a diminution of the great pleasures to be had in the everyday.” – Martha Stewart

“A mother is not a person to lean on, but a person to make leaning unnecessary.” – Dorothy Canfield Fisher

“When you look into your mother’s eyes, you know that is the purest love you can find on this earth.” – Mitch Albom

“Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.” – Erich Fromm

“A mother’s happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.” – Honore de Balzac

“There’s nothing like your mother’s sympathetic voice to make you want to burst into tears.” – Sophie Kinsella

“If I have done anything in life worth attention, I feel sure that I inherited the disposition from my mother.” – Booker T. Washington

“A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take.” – Cardinal Meymillod

“The best place to cry is on a mother’s arms.” – Jodi Picoult

“A mother’s love for her child is like nothing else in the world. It knows no law, no pity. It dares all things and crushes down remorselessly all that stands in its path.” – Agatha Christie

“Life doesn’t come with a manual, it comes with a mother.”

Inspirational Quotes About Love

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“You can search throughout the entire universe for someone who is more deserving of your love and affection than you are yourself, and that person is not to be found anywhere. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection.” – Gautama Buddha

“You cannot save people, you can just love them.” – Anaïs Nin

“Affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives.” – C.S. Lewis

“Love is the only force capable of transforming an enemy into friend.” – Martin Luther King

“Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.” – Dalai Lama

“Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” – Ella Fitzgerald

“Spread love everywhere you go.” – Mother Teresa​

“The first duty of love is to listen.” – Paul Tillich

“Whoever loves much, performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible—it cannot be seen or measured, yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more joy than any material possession could.” – Barbara de Angelis

“Our first and last love is self-love.” – Christian Nestell Bovee

“You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have truly lived are the moments when you have done things in the spirit of love.” – Henry Drummond

“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde

“The best proof of love is trust.” – Joyce Brothers

“Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is a quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.” – Ann Landers

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” – Lao Tzu

“There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has to offer with passion, excitement, and acceptance.” – John Lennon

“Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.” – Robert A. Heinlein

“Love cures people—both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.” – Karl A. Menninger

“Let us always meet each other with smile, for the smile is the beginning of love.” – Mother Teresa

“The more one judges, the less one loves.” – Honoré de Balzac

“Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we cannot live within.” – James A. Baldwin

“The giving of love is an education in itself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” – Maya Angelou

Inspirational Quotes About Life

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“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs

“You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame.” – Erica Jong

“You do not find the happy life. You make it.” – Camilla Eyring Kimball

“You can’t fall if you don’t climb. But there’s no joy in living your whole life on the ground.”

“When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me.” – Erma Bombeck

“We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.” – Plato

“The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain

“Security Is Mostly A Superstition. Life Is Either A Daring Adventure Or Nothing.” – Helen Keller

“Rule #1 of life. Do what makes YOU happy.”

“Never apologize for having high standards. People who really want to be in your life will rise up to meet them.” – Ziad K. Abdelnour

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive.” – Maya Angelou

“Live each day as if your life had just begun.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anais Nin

“Life isn’t about getting and having, it’s about giving and being.” – Kevin Kruse

“Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be.” – Grandma Moses

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” – John Lennon

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” – Maya Angelou

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

“Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.” – Dennis P. Kimbro

“Life has two rules: #1 Never quit #2 Always remember rule # 1.”

“Life has got all those twists and turns. You’ve got to hold on tight and off you go.” – Nicole Kidman

“I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan

“It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.” – Mae Jemison

“It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you should set up a life you don’t need to escape from.” – Seth Godin

“Imagine Your Life Is Perfect In Every Respect; What Would It Look Like?” – Brian Tracy

“If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects.” – Albert Einstein

“If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.” – Oprah Winfrey

“I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.” – Dudley Field Malone

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Each person must live their life as a model for others.” – Rosa Parks​

“Don’t live the same year 75 times and call it a life.” – Robin Sharma

“Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua J. Marine

“Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.” – William James

“An unexamined life is not worth living.” – Socrates

“Life is about making an impact, not making an income.” – Kevin Kruse

“Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.” – John Barrymore

“Happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own actions.” – Dalai Lama

Inspirational Quotes About Family

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“Being a family means you are a part of something very wonderful. It means you will love and be loved for the rest of your life.”

“In truth a family is what you make it. It is made strong, not by number of heads counted at the dinner table, but by the rituals you help family members create, by the memories you share, by the commitment of time, caring and love you show to one another, and by the hopes for the future you have as individuals and as a unit.” – Marge Kennedy

“Ohana means family. Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten.” – Lilo and Stitch

“A happy family is but an earlier heaven.” – George Bernard Shaw

“In family life, love is the oil that eases friction, the cement that binds closer together and the music that brings harmony.” – Eva Burrows

“The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the family.” – Lee Iacocca

“Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family.” – Anthony Brandt

“Families are the compass that guides us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.” – Brad Henry

“What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.” – Mother Teresa

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.” – George Santayana

“Call it a clan, call it a network, call it a tribe, call it a family: Whatever you call it, whoever you are, you need one.” – Jane Howard

“Family is not an important thing. It’s everything.” – Michael J. Fox

“Family is the most important thing in the world.” – Princess Diana

“Peace is the beauty of life. It is sunshine. It is the smile of a child, the love of a mother, the joy of a father, the togetherness of a family. It is the advancement of man, the victory of just cause, the triumph of truth.” – Menacheim Begin

“Home is where you are loved the most and act the worst.” – Marjorie Pay Hinckley

“Families are like branches on a tree. We grow in different directions yet our roots remain as one.”

“Everyone needs a house to live in, but a supportive family is what builds a home.” – Anthony Liccione

“There’s only one thing more precious than our time and that’s what we spend it on.” – Leo Christopher

“So much of what is best in us is bound up in our love of family, that it remains the measure of our stability because it measures our sense of loyalty.” – Haniel Long

“Family is a life jacket in the stormy sea of life.” – J.K. Rowling

“Family and friends are hidden treasures, seek them and enjoy their riches.” – Wanda Hope Carter

“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” – Leo Tolstoy

“There is no doubt that it is around the family and the home that all the greatest virtues, the most dominating virtues of human, are created, strengthened and maintained.” – Winston S. Churchill

“My greatest pleasure is spending time with my family.” – Siri Hustvedt

“The greatest moments in life are not concerned with selfish achievements but rather with the things we do for the people we love and esteem.” – Walt Disney

“Family love is messy, clinging and of an annoying and repetitive pattern, like bad wallpaper.” – P. J. O’Rourke

“Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city.” – George Burns

“Families are like fudge — mostly sweet, with a few nuts.” – Les Dawson

“The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.” – Richard Bach

“When all the dust is settled and all the crowds are gone, the things that matter are faith, family and friends.” – Barbara Bush

“My mother used to tell me that when push comes to shove, you always know who to turn to. That being a family isn’t a social construct but an instinct.” – Jodi Picoult

“You are born into your family and your family is born into you. No returns. No exchanges.” – Elizabeth Berg

“I sustain myself with the love of family.” – Maya Angelou

“A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it.” – George A. Moore

“Our most basic instinct is not for survival but for family.” – Paul Pearsall

“A dysfunctional family is any family with more than one person in it.” – Mary Karr

“In every conceivable manner, the family is a link to our past, bridge to our future.” – Alex Haley

“The world, we’d discovered, doesn’t love you like your family loves you.” – Louis Zamperini

“A family is one of nature’s solubles; it dissolves in time like salt in rainwater.” – Pat Conroy

“Sticking with your family is what makes it a family.” – Mitch Albom

“A family doesn’t have to perfect; it just needs to be united.”

“Family: where life begins and love never ends.”

“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” – Desmond Tutu

“Having somewhere to go is home. Having someone to love is family. Having both is a blessing.”

“Home should be an anchor, a port in a storm, a refuge, a happy place in which to dwell, a place where we are loved and where we can love.” – Marvin J. Ashton

Inspirational Quotes About Success

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“You Learn More From Failure Than From Success. Don’t Let It Stop You. Failure Builds Character.”

“What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.” – Bob Dylan

“There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.” – Josiah Gilbert Holland

“The real opportunity for success lies within the person and not in the job.” – Zig Ziglar

“The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength not a lack of knowledge but rather a lack of will.” – Vince Lombardi

“The best revenge is massive success.” – Frank Sinatra

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” – Albert Einstein

“Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other.” – Brian Tracy

“Many of life’s failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison

“It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.” – William James

“It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings..” – Ann Landers

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” – Bill Cosby

“I never dream of success. I worked for it.” – Estee Lauder

“I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.” – Florence Nightingale

“Eighty percent of success is showing up.” – Woody Allen

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.” – Billie Jean King

“Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.” – W. Clement Stone

“Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.” – Jack Canfield

“For every reason it’s not possible, there are hundreds of people who have faced the same circumstances and succeeded.” – Jack Canfield

“Integrity is the most valuable and respected quality of leadership. always keep your word.”

“Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.” – Vince Lombardi

Inspirational Quotes About Marriage

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“A marriage is not a noun; it’s a verb. It isn’t something you get. It’s the way you love your partner every day.” – Barbara De Angelis

“When two people are under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions, they are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting condition continuously until death do them part.” – George Bernard Shaw

“It was finally becoming clear to her that love wasn’t about finding someone perfect to marry. Love was about seeing through to the truth of a person, and accepting all their shades of light and dark. Love was an ability.” – Lisa Kleypas

“I was married by a judge. I should have asked for a jury.” – Groucho Marx

“Love is an act of endless forgiveness; a tender look which becomes a habit.” – Peter Ustinov

“A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” – John Steinbeck

“Being in a long marriage is a little bit like that nice cup of coffee every mornin” – I might have it every day, but I still enjoy it.” – Stephen Gaines

“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” – Audrey Hepburn

“Marriage lets you annoy one special person for the rest of your life.”

“After all these years, I see that I was mistaken about Eve in the beginning; it is better to live outside the Garden with her than inside it without her.” – Mark Twain

“You know it’s never fifty-fifty in a marriage. It’s always seventy-thirty, or sixty-forty. Someone falls in love first. Someone puts someone else up on a pedestal. Someone works very hard to keep things rolling smoothly; someone else sails along for the ride.” – Jodi Picoult

“The only way love can last a lifetime is if it’s unconditional. The truth is this: love is not determined by the one being loved but rather by the one choosing to love.” – Stephen Kendrick

“The remedy for most marital stress is not in divorce. It is in repentance and forgiveness, in sincere expressions of charity and service. It is not in separation. It is in simple integrity that leads a man and a woman to square up their shoulders and meet their obligations. It is found in the Golden Rule, a time-honored principle that should first and foremost find expression in marriage.” – Gordon B. Hinckley

“It takes three to make love, not two: you, your spouse, and God. Without God people only succeed in bringing out the worst in one another. Lovers who have nothing else to do but love each other soon find there is nothing else. Without a central loyalty life is unfinished.” – Fulton J. Sheen

“Love is not weakness. It is strong. Only the sacrament of marriage can contain it.” – Boris Pasternak

“I want to try with someone who loves me enough to try with me. I want to grow old looking at the same face every morning. I want to grow old looking at the same face every night at the dinner table. I want to be one of those old couples you see still holding hands and laughing after fifty years of marriage. That’s what I want. I want to be someone’s forever.” – Rachel Gibson

“A happy marriage is about three things: memories of togetherness, forgiveness of mistakes, and a promise to never give up on each other.” – Surabhi Surendra

“Love’s about finding the one person who makes your heart complete. Who makes you a better person than you ever dreamed you could be. Its about looking in the eyes of your wife and knowing all the way to your bones that she’s simply the best person you’ve ever known.” – Julia Quinn

“Happy marriages begin when we marry the ones we love and they blossom when we love the ones we marry.” – Tom Mullen

“There is nothing more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.” – Homer

“Getting divorced just because you don’t love a man is almost as silly as getting married just because you do.” – Zsa Zsa Gabor

“The problem with marriage is that it ends every night after making love, and it must be rebuilt every morning before breakfast.” – Gabriel García Márquez

“Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of becoming passionate friends.” – Harville Hendrix

“Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get–only with what you are expecting to give–which is everything.” – Katharine Hepburn

“A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.” – Andre Maurois

“Let there be spaces in your togetherness, And let the winds of the heavens dance between you. Love one another but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls. Fill each other’s cup but drink not from one cup. Give one another of your bread but eat not from the same loaf. Sing and dance together and be joyous, but let each one of you be alone, Even as the strings of a lute are alone though they quiver with the same music. Give your hearts, but not into each other’s keeping. For only the hand of Life can contain your hearts. And stand together, yet not too near together: For the pillars of the temple stand apart, And the oak tree and the cypress grow not in each other’s shadow.” – Khalil Gibran

“I know what it is to live entirely for and with what I love best on earth. I hold myself supremely blest — blest beyond what language can express; because I am my husband’s life as fully as he is mine.” – Charlotte Brontë

“Once upon a time, there was a boy who loved a girl, and her laughter was a question he wanted to spend his whole life answering.” – Nicole Krauss

“Treat marriage like a diamond necklace; if broken, fix it, but do not throw it away.” – Matshona Dhliwayo

“To be fully seen by somebody, then, and be loved anyhow – this is a human offering that can border on miraculous.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

“Sexiness wears thin after awhile and beauty fades, but to be married to a man who makes you laugh every day, ah, now that is a treat.” – Joanne Woodward

“To say that one waits a lifetime for his soulmate to come around is a paradox. People eventually get sick of waiting, take a chance on someone, and by the art of commitment become soulmates, which takes a lifetime to perfect.” – Criss Jami

“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” – Mignon McLaughlin

“The beauty of marriage is not always seen from the very beginning—but rather as love grows and develops over time.” – Fawn Weaver

“A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes together. It is when an imperfect couple learns to enjoy their differences.” – Dave Meurer

“Love doesn’t just sit there, like a stone, it has to be made, like bread; remade all the time, made new.” – Ursula K. Le Guin

“You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.” – Dr. Seuss

“If there is such a thing as a good marriage, it is because it resembles friendship rather than love.” – Michel de Montaigne

“Love, n. A temporary insanity curable by marriage.” – Ambrose Bierce

“To be loved but not known is comforting but superficial. To be known and not loved is our greatest fear. But to be fully known and truly loved is, well, a lot like being loved by God. It is what we need more than anything. It liberates us from pretense, humbles us out of our self-righteousness, and fortifies us for any difficulty life can throw at us.” – Timothy Keller

“Marriage: Love is the reason. Lifelong friendship is the gift. Kindness is the cause. Til’ death do us part is the length.” – Fawn Weaver

“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“One day, in your search for happiness, you discover a partner by your side, and you realize that your happiness has come to help you search.” – Robert Brault

“In a word, live together in the forgiveness of your sins, for without it no human fellowship, least of all a marriage, can survive. Don’t insist on your rights, don’t blame each other, don’t judge or condemn each other, don’t find fault with each other, but accept each other as you are, and forgive each other every day from the bottom of your hearts.” – Dietrich Bonhoeffer

“Men marry because they are tired; women, because they are curious: both are disappointed.” – Oscar Wilde

“Maybe you expected marriage to be perfect. I guess that’s where you and I are different. See, I thought it would be all about making mistakes, but doing it with someone who’s there to remind you what you learned along the way.” – Jodi Picoult

“What greater thing is there for two human souls, than to feel that they are joined for life–to strengthen each other in all labor, to rest on each other in all sorrow, to minister to each other in all pain, to be one with each other in silent unspeakable memories at the moment of the last parting?” – George Eliot

“There is no more lovely, friendly and charming relationship, communion or company than a good marriage.” – Martin Luther

“Marriage flourishes when the couple works together as a team: when both husband and wife decide that winning together is more important than keeping score. Good marriages don’t just happen. They are a product of hard work.” – Michelle Obama

Inspirational Quotes About Change

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“Times and conditions change so rapidly that we must keep our aim constantly focused on the future.” – Walt Disney

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela

“The measure of intelligence is the ability to change” – Albert Einstein

“You’ve done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.” – Ralph Marston

“Change is the law of life, and those who look only to the past and present are certain to miss the future” – John F. Kennedy

“If I’d asked my customers what they wanted, they’d have said ‘Don’t change anything.’” – Henry Ford

“Every day the clock resets. Your wins don’t matter. Your failures don’t matter. Don’t stress on what was, fight for what could be.” – Sean Higgins

“Play to your strengths. If you aren’t great at something, do more of what you’re great at.” – Jason Lemkin

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” – Leo Tolstoy

“If the plan doesn’t work, change the plan, but never the goal.”

“Don’t let rejection create self-doubt. The founder of Starbucks was turned down by 217 of the 242 investors he initially spoke with.” – Elizabeth Galbut

“To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” – Winston Churchill

“If your startup builds a room full of pessimists and you have one optimist at the table, then I think you’re in the wrong business. But the other way around is invaluable and necessary” – David Cohen

“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.” – Barack Obama

“The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude” – Oprah Winfrey

“Things don’t have to change the world to be important” – Steve Jobs

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.” – Helen Keller

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new” – Socrates

“Superior Leaders Are Willing To Admit A Mistake And Cut Their Losses. Be Willing To Admit That You’ve Changed Your Mind. Don’t Persist When The Original Decision Turns Out To Be A Poor One.”

“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” – Robin Williams

“There is nothing permanent except change.” – Heraclitus

“Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it.” – Lindsey Vonn

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” – Harriet Tubman

“One child, one teacher, one pen, and one book can change the world” – Malala Yousafzai

“Just take any step, whether small or large. And then another and repeat day after day. It may take months, maybe years, but the path to success will become clear” – Aaron Ross

“If you can’t fly, then run. If you can’t run, then walk. If you can’t walk, then crawl. But whatever you do, you have to keep moving forward” – Martin Luther King Jr.

“You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don’t try to forget the mistakes, but you don’t dwell on it. You don’t let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.” – Johnny Cash

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou

Inspirational Quotes About Friendship

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“There is magic in long-distance friendships. They let you relate to other human beings in a way that goes beyond being physically together and is often more profound.” – Diana Cortes

“Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.” – Amy Poehler

“Do not save your loving speeches for your friends till they are dead; do not write them on their tombstones, speak them rather now instead.” – Anna Cummins

“Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.” – Henry David Thoreau

“The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” – Elisabeth Foley

“The tender friendships one gives up, on parting, leave their bite on the heart, but also a curious feeling of a treasure somewhere buried.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

“True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it is lost.” – Charles Caleb Colton

“A good friend is a connection to life — a tie to the past, a road to the future, the key to sanity in a totally insane world.”

“You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.” – Dale Carnegie

“A true friend is someone who thinks that you are a good egg even though he knows that you are slightly cracked.” – Bernard Meltzer

“A good friend can tell you what is the matter with you in a minute. He may not seem such a good friend after telling.” – Arthur Brisbane

“Men kick friendship around like a football, but it doesn’t seem to crack. Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.”

“Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Friends are people who know you really well and like you anyway.” – Greg Tamblyn

“What you do not want done to yourself, do not do to others.” – Confucius

“One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention.” – Clifton Fadiman

“When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.” – Henri Nouwen

“Awards become corroded. Friends gather no dust.” – Jesse Owens

“Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.” – Washington Irving

“A single rose can be my garden… a single friend, my world.” – Leo Buscaglia

“Things are never quite as scary when you have a best friend.” – Bill Watterson

“If it’s very painful for you to criticize your friends — you’re safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue.” – Alice Duer Miller

“If you make friends with yourself you will never be alone.” – Maxwell Maltz

“For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.” – Audrey Hepburn

“A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill requires only our silence; which costs us nothing.” – John Tillotson

“A friend is someone who understands your past, believes in your future, and accepts you just the way you are.” – Unknown

“I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.” – Robert Brault

“How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live ’em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give ’em.” – Shel Silverstein

“We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.” – Orson Welles

“Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

“Someone to tell it to is one of the fundamental needs of human beings.” – Miles Franklin

“Anybody can sympathize with the sufferings of a friend, but it requires a very fine nature to sympathize with a friend’s success.” – Oscar Wilde

“A snowball in the face is surely the perfect beginning to a lasting friendship.”

“Flatter me, and I may not believe you. Criticize me, and I may not like you. Ignore me, and I may not forgive you. Encourage me, and I will not forget you. Love me and I may be forced to love you.” – William Arthur Ward

“Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.” – Tennessee Williams

“A friend is someone who makes it easy to believe in yourself.” – Heidi Wills

“A true friend is someone who is there for you when he’d rather be anywhere else.” – Len Wein

“There is nothing on this earth more to be prized than true friendship.” – Thomas Aquinas

“Don’t be dismayed at goodbyes. A farewell is necessary before you can meet again. And meeting again, after moments or lifetimes, is certain for those who are friends.” – Richard Bach

“You may find the worst enemy or best friend in yourself.” – English Proverb

“They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.” – Carl W. Buechner

“Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference..” – Robert Frost

“A man’s friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.” – Charles Darwin

“I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Some people arrive and make such a beautiful impact on your life, you can barely remember what life was like without them.” – Anna Taylor

“Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.” – Aristotle

“The only way to have a friend is to be one.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations. Don’t over-analyze your relationships. Stop playing games. A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness. ”

“It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is nothing better than a friend, unless it is a friend with chocolate. ”

“Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” – Maya Angelou

“There is nothing like puking with somebody to make you into old friends.”

“I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let’s face it, friends make life a lot more fun.” – Charles R. Swindoll

“A true friend stabs you in the front.” – Oscar Wilde

“Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity.” – Khalil Gibran

“Many a person has held close, throughout their entire lives, two friends that always remained strange to one another, because one of them attracted by virtue of similarity, the other by difference.” – Emil Ludwig

“If we treated ourselves as well as we treated our best friend, can you imagine?” – Meghan Markle

“A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.” – William Shakespeare

“To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world.” – Brandi Snyder

“I destroy my enemies when I make them my friends.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget.” – Unknown

“If you have two friends in your lifetime, you’re lucky. If you have one good friend, you’re more than lucky.” – S.E. Hinton

“Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over.” – Gloria Naylor

“Keep away from those who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you believe that you too can become great.” – Mark Twain

“In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” – Martin Luther King

“True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.” – David Tyson

“Only your real friends will tell you when your face is dirty.” – Sicilian Proverb

“Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.” – Anais Nin

“Friends are the family you choose.”

“It is the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.” – Marlene Dietrich

“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven’t learned anything.” – Muhammad Ali

“In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.” – Albert Schweitzer

“The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.” – Elie Wiesel

“When you stop expecting people to be perfect, you can like them for who they are.” – Donald Miller

“In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, for in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.” – Khalil Gibran

“You can always tell a real friend: when you’ve made a fool of yourself he doesn’t feel you’ve done a permanent job.” – Laurence J. Peter

“Friends are relatives you make for yourself.”

“All love that has not friendship for its base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.” – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

“Where there are friends, there is wealth.” – Titus Maccius Plautus

“A good friend is like a four-leaf clover; hard to find and lucky to have.” – Irish Proverb

“Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.” – Oprah Winfrey

“A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.” – Arnold H. Glasgow

“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?” – Abraham Lincoln

“One’s friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.” – George Santayana

“The holy passion of Friendship is of so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring a nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.” – Mark Twain

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” – Marcel Proust

“If you live to be 100, I hope I live to be 100 minus 1 day, so I never have to live without you.” – Winnie the Pooh

“A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they’re not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they’re not so bad.” – Arnold H. Glasgow

“Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected.” – Charles Lamb

“People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.” – Joseph F. Newton Men

“Growing apart doesn’t change the fact that for a long time we grew side by side; our roots will always be tangled. I’m glad for that.” – Ally Condie

“Friends are the siblings God never gave us.” – Mencius

“One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.” – Seneca

“One of the tasks of true friendship is to listen compassionately and creatively to the hidden silences. Often secrets are not revealed in words, they lie concealed in the silence between the words or in the depth of what is unsayable between two people.” – John O’Donohue

“True friendship can afford true knowledge. It does not depend on darkness and ignorance.” – Henry David Thoreau

“If ever there is tomorrow when we’re not together… there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we’re apart… I’ll always be with you.” – Winnie the Pooh

“Friendship is a wildly underrated medication.” – Anna Deavere Smith

“A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself — and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts t” – letting a person be what he really is.” – Jim Morrison

“Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.”

“It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.” – Epicurus

“I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.” – Helen Keller

“Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.” – Euripides

“A friend to all is a friend to none.” – Aristotle

“Friendship is like a glass ornament, once it is broken it can rarely be put back together exactly the same way.” – Charles Kingsley

“There’s not a word yet for old friends who’ve just met.” – Jim Henson

“The best time to make friends is before you need them.” – Ethel Barrymore

“A friend knows the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails.” – Donna Roberts

“If you go looking for a friend, you’re going to find they’re very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you’ll find them everywhere.” – Zig Ziglar

“A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may think aloud. I am arrived at last in the presence of a man so real and equal, that I may drop even those undermost garments of dissimulation, courtesy, and second thought, which men never put off, and may deal with him with the simplicity and wholeness with which one chemical atom meets another.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A friend is one who knows you and loves you just the same.” – Elbert Hubbard

“Do not keep on with a mockery of friendship after the substance is gone — but part, while you can part friends. Bury the carcass of friendship: it is not worth embalming.” – William Hazlitt

“Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Friendship is the only cement that will ever hold the world together.” – Woodrow T. Wilson

“Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer.” – Ed Cunningham

“Ultimately the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or in friendship, is conversation.” – Oscar Wilde

“Don’t make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you to lever yourself up.” – Thomas J. Watson

“Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend.” – Albert Camus

“Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil.” – Baltasar Gracian

“The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when someone asked me what I thought, and attended to my answer.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Blessed are they who have the gift of making friends, for it is one of God’s greatest gifts. It involves many things, but above all the power of going out of one’s self and appreciating what is noble and loving in another.” – Thomas Hughes

“My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.” – Henry Ford

“True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks.” – St. Jerome

“The royal road to a man’s heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.” – Dale Carnegie

“I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.” – Plutarch

“Friends should be like books, few, but hand-selected.” – C.J. Langenhoven

“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” – C.S. Lewis

“No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.” – Alice Walker

“Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.” – Socrates

“Fate chooses your relations, you choose your friends.” – Jacques Delille

“Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude.” – William James

“We cannot tell the precise moment when friendship is formed. As in filling a vessel drop by drop, there is at last a drop which makes it run over; so in a series of kindnesses there is at last one which makes the heart run over.” – Ray Bradbury

“A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.” – Walter Winchell

“The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple?” – Eugene Kennedy

Inspirational Quotes For Women

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“Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.” – Coco Chanel

“Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.” – Helen Keller

“Nothing is impossible. The word itself says ‘I’m possible!’” – Audrey Hepburn

“One of the lessons that i grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals.” – Michelle Obama

“Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Some people look for a beautiful place. Others make a place beautiful.” – Hazrat Inayat Khan

“We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” – Marie Curie

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.” – Helen Keller

Inspirational Quotes For Men

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“Always keep your eyes open. Keep watching. Because whatever you see can inspire you.” – Grace Coddington

“Anyone who has ever made anything of importance was disciplined.” – Andrew Hendrixson

“Clarity is the key to effective leadership. What are your goals?”

“Develop an ‘Attitude Of Gratitude’. Say thank you to everyone you meet for everything they do for you.” – Brian Tracy

“Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden

“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” – George Addair

“If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.” – Booker T. Washington

“Inspiration is some mysterious blessing which happens when the wheels are turning smoothly.” – Quentin Blake

“No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel.” – Demi Lovato

“Numbing the pain for a while will only make it worse when you finally feel it.” – Albus Dumbledore

“Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.” – Benjamin Disraeli

“The man who has confidence in himself gains the confidence of others.” – Hasidic Proverb

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker

“The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.” – Arthur C. Clarke

“Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” – Carl Bard

“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” – Zig Ziglar

“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” – Beverly Sills

Inspirational Quotes For Work

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“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” – Vince Lombardi

“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.” – Sheryl Sandberg

“Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” – Og Mandino

“Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” – Babe Ruth

“The Only Way To Do Great Work Is To Love What You Do. If You Haven’t Found It Yet, Keep Looking. Don’t Settle.” – Steve Jobs

“Motivation comes from working on things we care about.” – Sheryl Sandberg

“If You Are Working On Something That You Really Care About, You Don’t Have To Be Pushed. The Vision Pulls You.” – Steve Jobs

“I Think Goals Should Never Be Easy, They Should Force You To Work, Even If They Are Uncomfortable At The Time.” – Michael Phelps

“Every noble work is at first impossible.” – Thomas Carlyle

“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Entrepreneurial leadership requires the ability to move quickly when opportunity presents itself.”

“Entrepreneurs are great at dealing with uncertainty and also very good at minimizing risk. That’s the classic entrepreneur.” – Mohnish Pabrai

“Leadership is the ability to get extraordinary achievement from ordinary people”

“Leadership is more who you are than what you do.”

“Leaders think and talk about the solutions. followers think and talk about the problems.”

“Leaders set high standards. refuse to tolerate mediocrity or poor performance”

“Leaders never use the word failure. they look upon setbacks as learning experiences.”

“Leaders concentrate single-mindedly on one thing– the most important thing, and they stay at it until it’s complete.”

“Leaders are never satisfied; they continually strive to be better.”

“Leaders are innovative, entrepreneurial, and future-oriented. they focus on getting the job done.”

“Leaders are anticipatory thinkers. they consider all consequences of their behaviors before they act.”

“Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.” – Ray Kroc

“Nobody ever wrote down a plan to be broke, fat, lazy, or stupid. Those things are what happen when you don’t have a plan.” – Larry Winget

“Respect is the key determinant of high-performance leadership. how much people respect you determines how well they perform.”

“The best leaders have a high consideration factor. They really care about their people.”

“The effective leader recognizes that they are more dependent on their people than they are on them. Walk softly.”

“The key responsibility of leadership is to think about the future. No one else can do it for you.”

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” – Amelia Earhart

“The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand

“The true test of leadership is how well you function in a crisis.”

“The three ‘c’s’ of leadership are consideration, caring, and courtesy. Be polite to everyone.”

“There are no limits to what you can accomplish, except the limits you place on your own thinking.” – Brian Tracy

“There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing.” – Aristotle

“Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.” – John Wooden

“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.” – Maya Angelou

“We generate fears while we sit. we overcome them by action.” – Dr. Henry Link

“With the right kind of coaching and determination you can accomplish anything.” – Reese Witherspoon

“You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.” – Maya Angelou

“You don’t always need a plan. Sometimes you just need to breathe, trust, let go, and see what happens.” – Mandy Hale

Inspirational Quotes For Students

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“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Reading is to the mind, as exercise is to the body.” – Brian Tracy

“You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.” – A.A Milne

“Teachers can open the door, but you must enter it yourself.” – Chinese proverb

“I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” – Thomas Jefferson

“Procrastination makes easy things hard and hard things harder.” – Mason Cooley

“Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world.” – BB King

“Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn.” – John Maxwell

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X

“Never let the fear of striking out stop you from playing the game.” – Babe Ruth

“Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.” – Dr. Seuss

“The man who does not read books has no advantage over the one who cannot read them.” – Mark Twain

“There are no shortcuts to any place worth going.” – Beverly Stills

“Learning is never done without errors and defeat.” – Vladimir Lenin

“None of us is as smart as all of us.” – Ken Blanchard

“He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.” – Chinese Proverb

“The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be ignited.” – Plutarch

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” – Jim Ryun

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

“Learn from yesterday. Live for today. Hope for tomorrow.” – Albert Einstein

“Genius is 10% inspiration, 90% perspiration.” – Thomas Edison

“Education costs money. But then so does ignorance.” – Sir Claus Moser

“The expert in anything was once a beginner — Helen Hayes.”

“Speak less than you know; have more than you show.” – William Shakespeare

“Today a reader. Tomorrow a leader.” – Anonymous

“In a world where you can be anything, be kind.” – Jennifer Dukes Lee

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe

“The beautiful thing about learning is that no one can take it away from you.” – B.B. King

“Knowing is not enough; We must apply. Wishing is not enough; We must do.” – Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“I think it’s possible to ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” – Elon Musk

“You have to be odd to be no.1.” – Dr. Seuss

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated.” – R Collier

Inspirational Quotes For Kids

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“You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne/Christopher Robin

“You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have.” – Jim Rohn

“Make each day your masterpiece.” – John Wooden

“Don’t just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.” – Jim Rohn

“It was a fact once that man would never fly in the sky. The Wright brothers had big dreams that went beyond fact in their day and age. If you stay true to what you really want to do, then you will find ways to make it happen. Big dreams work on big magic.”

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.” – Anatole France

“In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“Winning doesn’t always mean being first. Winning means you’re doing better than you’ve done before.” – Bonnie Blair

“All your dreams can come true if you have the courage to pursue them” – Walt Disney

“You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” – Dr. Seuss

“I don’t love studying. I hate studying. I like learning. Learning is beautiful.” – Natalie Portman

“Every action in our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.” – Edwin Hubbel Chapin

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.” – Albert Einstein

“Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.” – Albert Einstein

“When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.” – George Washington Carver

“It always seems impossible until it is done.” – Nelson Mandela

“If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.” – Roald Dahl

“A Room Without Books Is Like A Body Without A Soul.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.” – Pablo Picasso

“A positive attitude can really make dreams come tru” – it did for me.” – David Bailey

“Mistakes are part of the dues one pays for a full life.” – Sophia Loren

“Nothing is particularly hard if you break it down into small jobs.” – Henry Ford

“Be Silly, Be Honest, Be Kind.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Choose your friends with caution, plan your future with purpose, and frame your life with faith.” – Thomas S. Monson

“Before you act, listen. Before you react, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there!” – Will Rogers

Inspirational Quotes For Girls

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“She is clothed in strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future.” – Proverbs 31:25

“If you really want to fly, just harness your power to your passion.” – Oprah.

“You are more powerful than you know; you are beautiful just as you are.” – Melissa Etheridge

“If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.” – Margaret Thatcher

“Unique and different is the next generation of beautiful.” – Taylor Swift

“Be who you are and say how you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those that matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss

“I can’t think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself.” – Emma Stone

“No matter how plain a woman may be, if truth and honesty are written across her face, she will be beautiful.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“The power you have is to be the best version of yourself you can be, so you can create a better world.” – Ashley Rickards

“I’m not afraid of storms, for I’m learning to sail my ship.” – Louisa May Alcott

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt.

“Beautiful people are not always good but good people are always beautiful.” – Imam Ali

“We can do no great things, only small things with great love.” – Mother Teresa

“If you are always trying to be normal, you’ll never know how amazing you can be.” – Maya Angelou

“Happiness and confidence are the prettiest things you can wear.” – Taylor Swift

“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” – Estée Lauder

“No matter what you look like or think you look like, you’re special, and loved, and perfect just the way you are.” – Ariel Winter

“A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.” – Coco Chanel

“Believe in yourself and you can do unbelievable things.” – Unknown

“There are two ways of spreading light. To be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it.” – Edith Wharton

“I think beauty come from knowing who you actually are. That’s real beauty to me.” – Ellen DeGeneres

“The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand

“The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” – Amelia Earhart

“When someone tells you that you can’t, turn around and say ‘watch me.’”

“And though she be but little, she is fierce.” – William Shakespeare

“Don’t be afraid to speak up for yourself. Keep fighting for your dreams!” – Gabby Douglas

“You have what it takes to be a victorious, independent, fearless woman.” – Tyra Banks

“Imperfections are beauty, madness is genius, and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” – Marilyn Monroe

“Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.” – Coco Chanel

Inspirational Quotes For New Year In 2022

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“Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one.” – Brad Paisley

“Do not wait until the conditions are perfect to begin. Beginning makes the conditions perfect.” – Alan Cohen

“Many years ago, I made a New Year’s resolution to never make new year’s resolutions. Hell, it’s been the only resolution I’ve ever kept!” – D.S. Mixell

“The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you are.” – J.P. Morgan

“New beginnings are in order, and you are bound to feel some level of excitement as new chances come your way.” – Auliq Ice

“If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” – Paulo Coehlo

“Take a leap of faith and begin this wondrous new year by believing.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach

“And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” – Meister Eckhart

“What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year.” – Vern McLellan

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch

“Every moment is a fresh beginning.” – T.S. Eliot

“This year, be structured enough for success and achievement and flexible enough for creativity and fun.” – Taylor Duvall

“You’ll never get bored when you try something new. There’s really no limit to what you can do.” – Dr. Seuss

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” – Dan Millman

“Never underestimate the power you have to take your life in a new direction.” – Germany Kent

“Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“In our perfect ways. In the ways we are beautiful. In the ways we are human. We are here. Happy New Year’s. Let’s make it ours.” – Beyoncé

“I close my eyes to old ends. And open my heart to new beginnings.” – Nick Frederickson

“We spend January 1 walking through our lives, room by room, drawing up a list of work to be done, cracks to be patched.” – Ellen Goodman

“Youth is when you’re allowed to stay up late on New Year’s Eve. Middle age is when you’re forced to.” – Bill Vaughan

“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller

“You will never win if you never begin.” – Helen Rowland

“Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.” – Helen Keller

“You gotta find your best self and when you do, you gotta hold on to it for dear life.” – Cheryl Strayed

“Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on.” – Hal Borland

“New year—a new chapter, new verse, or just the same old story? Ultimately we write it. The choice is ours.” – Alex Morritt

“There are far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” – C.S. Lewis

“To the old, long life and treasure; to the young, all health and pleasure.” – Ben Jonson

“And now we welcome the new year. Full of things that have never been.” – Rainer Maria Rilke

“Be always at war with your vices, at peace with your neighbors, and let each year find you a better man.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, ‘it will be happier.’” – Alfred Lord Tennyson

“Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.” – Karen Kaiser Clark

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela

“Last year’s words belong to last year’s language. And next year’s words await another voice.” – T.S. Eliot

“An optimist stays up until midnight to see the New Year in. A pessimist stays up to make sure the old year leaves.” – William E. Vaughn

“You are never too old to reinvent yourself.” – Steve Harvey

“I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.” – Thomas Jefferson

“Each year’s regrets are envelopes in which messages of hope are found for the new year.” – John R. Dallas Jr.

“Celebrate endings—for they precede new beginnings.” – Jonathan Huie

“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” – E.E. Cummings

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” – Socrates

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“What a wonderful thought it is that some of the best days of our lives haven’t even happened yet.” – Anne Frank

“Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Life’s not about expecting, hoping and wishing, it’s about doing, being and becoming.” – Mike Dooley

“As long as I am breathing, in my eyes, I am just beginning.” – Criss Jami

“We will open the book. Its pages are blank. We are going to put words on them ourselves. The book is called opportunity and its first chapter is New Year’s Day.” – Edith Lovejoy Pierce

“The magic in new beginnings is truly the most powerful of them all.” – Josiyah Martin

“Whatever it is you’re scared of doing, do it. Make your mistakes next year and forever.” – Neil Gaiman

“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go. They merely determine where you start.” – Nido Qubein

“Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” – Carl Bard

“Every single year, we’re a different person. I don’t think we’re the same person all of our lives.” – Steven Spielberg

“Nothing in the universe can stop you from letting go and starting over.” – Guy Finley

“The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written.” – Melody Beattie

“Every time you tear a leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas.” – Charles Kettering

“The best is yet to come.” – Frank Sinatra

“Strength shows not only in the ability to persist, but the ability to start over.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

Originally published March 11, 2021, updated April 8, 2021

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