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These Motivational Quotes To Help You Win At Life

Motivation is a driving factor for actions, willingness, and goals. Motivation is your desire to do something with your personal life, work, school, sports, or hobbies. Having the motivation to do something can help you achieve your big goals and dreams, whatever they may be.

Life is filled with highs and lows —happiness and struggles that will test your resilience and integrity, push you to overcome challenges and leave you with lessons that will make you even more vital on your way up. Motivational quotes can help you reach your potential each day. Whether you’re trying to finish a project, start a new side hustle, or hit that big life goal, knowing how to motivate yourself and train your brain for success can help.

Here are a few of our favourite motivational quotes from a wide variety of sources. I hope you’ll find the wisdom and motivation you need today for your work and your life. Enjoy!

Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Greatness

Top 10 Motivational Quotes

“It always seems impossible until it is done.” – Nelson Mandela

“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.” – Jim Rohn

“When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang out.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.” – Samuel Beckett

“Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.” – Dwight D. Eisenhower

“Security is mostly a superstition. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can’t do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.” – Rob Siltanen

“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” – Simone de Beauvoir

“Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.” – Carol Burnett

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

What Is Motivation?

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Motivation is the process that initiates, guides, and maintains goal-oriented behaviours. We want a change in behaviour, thoughts, feelings, self-concept, environment, and relationships. We can say that motivation is a psychological phenomenon that means the individuals’ needs and wants have to be tackled by framing an incentive plan. Motivation has been considered one of the most important reasons to move forward.

“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” – Jim Ryun

“Motivation is short lived. Only genuine desire has the power to sustain a person for the long haul.” – James Pierce

“Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.” – Stephen R Covey

“Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.” – Norman Ralph Augustine

“Motivation may be what starts you off, but it’s habit that keeps you going back for more.” – Miya Yamanouchi

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

“Progress is the ultimate motivation.” – Tony Robbins

“Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal — a commitment to excellence — that will enable you to attain the success you seek.” – Mario Andretti

Best Motivational Quotes

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“A man who has committed a mistake and doesn’t correct it is committing another mistake.” – Confucius

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

“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney

“As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” – Bill Gates

“Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.” – Abraham Lincoln

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

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtue consistently.” – Maya Angelou

“Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear–not absence of fear.” – Mark Twain

“Defeat is a state of mind; no one is ever defeated until defeat is accepted as a reality.” – Bruce Lee

“I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey

“I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.” – Bruce Lee

“If something is important enough, even if the odds are stacked against you, you should still do it.” – Elon Musk

“If you want something you’ve never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done.” – Thomas Jefferson

“It isn’t the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.” – Muhammad Ali

“Never give in. Never, never, never, never—in nothing, great or small, large or petty—never give in, except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force. Never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” – Winston Churchill

“Stay away from those people who try to disparage your ambitions. Small minds will always do that, but great minds will give you a feeling that you can become great too.” – Mark Twain

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” – Mahatma Gandhi

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

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

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

“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover.” – Mark Twain

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

“When written in Chinese the word ‘crisis’ is composed of two characters – one represents danger and the other represents opportunity.” – John F Kennedy

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

“You must not let anyone define your limits because of where you come from. Your only limit is your soul.” – Walt Disney

“You’re probably on the right track if you feel like a sidewalk worm during a rainstorm.” – Larry Page

“A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.” – George S. Patton

“The Only Limit To Our Realization Of Tomorrow Will Be Our Doubts Of Today.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

Super Motivational Quotes

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“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.” – Anatole France

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

“A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with – a man is what he makes of himself.” – Alexander Graham Bell

“All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.” – Orison Swett Marden

“All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.” – John Kenneth Galbraith

“An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men.” – Thomas Fuller

“Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else.” – Judy Garland

“Give yourself an even greater challenge than the one you are trying to master and you will develop the powers necessary to overcome the original difficulty.” – William J. Bennett

“I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when you have a breakthrough.” – Marissa Mayer

“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 know what I have to do, and I’m going to do whatever it takes. If I do it, I’ll come out a winner, and it doesn’t matter what anyone else does.” – Florence Griffith Joyner

“I will not lose, for even in defeat, there’s a valuable lesson learned, so it evens up for me.” – Jay-Z

“I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.” – Lucille Ball

“If everyone waited until they felt ‘motivated’ to do something, we’d never get anything done. Stop looking for motivation. Take action. The motivation will follow.” – Preethi Kasireddy

“If the decisions you make about where you invest your blood, sweat, and tears are not consistent with the person you aspire to be, you’ll never become that person.” – Clayton M. Christensen

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

“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson

“There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.” – Ella Wheeler Wilcox

“To be a star, you must shine your own light, follow your own path, and don’t worry about darkness, for that is when the stars shine brightest.” – Napoleon Hill

“When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it – but all that had gone before.” – Jacob Riis

Funny Motivational Quotes

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“If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.” – Margaret Thatcher

“Be a positive energy trampoline – absorb what you need and rebound more back.” – Dave Carolan

“Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.” – William Butler Yeats

“Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo Da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.” – H. Jackson Brown Jr.

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

“Every Friday, I like to high five myself for getting through another week on little more than caffeine, willpower, and inappropriate humor.” – Nanea Hoffman

“Every sucessful person in the world is a hustler one way or another. We all hustle to get where we need to be. Only a fool would sit around and wait on another man to feed him.” – K’wan

“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.” – Neil Gaiman

“How to stop time: kiss. How to travel in time: read. How to escape time: music. How to feel time: write. How to release time: breathe.” – Matt Haig

“I always thought it was me against the world and then one day I realized it’s just me against me.” – Kendrick Lamar

“I am not talented. I am obsessed.” – Conor McGregor

“I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.” – Oscar Wilde

“I could build a castle out of all the bricks they threw at me.” – New Romantics

“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.” – Groucho Marx

“If at first you don’t succeed, then skydiving isn’t for you.” – Steven Wright

“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’re the smartest person in the room, you’re in the wrong room.”

“No woman wants to be in submission to a man who isn’t in submission to God!” – T D Jakes

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

“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.” – Winnie the Pooh

“There are four basic human needs; food, sleep, sex and revenge.” – Banksy

“Where there is a will, there is a way. If there is a chance in a million that you can do something, anything, to keep what you want from ending, do it. Pry the door open or, if need be, wedge your foot in that door and keep it open.” – Pauline Kael

“You don’t drown by falling in water; you drown by staying there.” – Robert Collier

Deep Motivational Quotes

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“Storms make trees take deeper roots.”

“Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments of someone’s life. Be the light that helps others see; it is what gives life its deepest significance.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You got to keep going.” – Chantal Sutherland

“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.” – Henry David Thoreau

“’No’ simply means begin again at one level higher.” – Peter Diamandis

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anaïs Nin

“Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.” – Roy T. Bennett

“Doubt is a killer. You just have to know who you are and what you stand for.” – Jennifer Lopez

“Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean

“Every night her thoughts weighed heavily on her soul but every morning she would get up and fight another day, every night she survived.” – R.H. Sin

“First forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable. Habit will sustain you whether you’re inspired or not. Habit will help you finish and polish your stories. Inspiration won’t. Habit is persistence in practice.” – Octavia Butler

“Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.” – Greg Anderson

“Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, he turned into a butterfly.” – Proverb

“Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“The difference between a stumbling block and a stepping stone is how high you raise your foot.” – Benny Lewis

“The starting point of all achievement is desire.” – Napoleon Hill

“There are two ways of spreading light. To be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it.” – Edith Wharton

Short Motivational Quotes

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“Time is money.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Sunshine all the time makes a desert.” – Arabic Proverb

“Stop whining, start grinding.” – Eric Thomas

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill

“Do one thing every day that scares you.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“A hill is just another opportunity to leave your competition behind.”

“A surplus of effort could overcome a deficit of confidence.” – Sonia Sotomayor

“Action precedes motivation.” – Robert J. McKain

“Action is the real measure of intelligence.” – Napoleon Hill

“Action is character.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

“All progress takes place outside the comfort zone.” – Michael John Bobak

“All the power is within you. You can do anything.” – Swami Vivekananda

“All we can do is the best we can do.” – David Axelrod

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.” – Helen Keller

“Always believe that something wonderful is about to happen.”

“As soon as I start to feel comfortable I know it’s a signal to level up.” – Dan Go

“Be a practical dreamer backed by action.” – Bruce Lee

“Be strong enough to let go and wise enough to wait for what you deserve.”

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

“Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.” – Ruth Gordo

“Do something today that your future self will thank you for.”

“Do the best you can. No one can do more than that.” – John Wooden

“Do the right thing even when no one is looking.”

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

“Doing what is comfortable is rarely profitable.”

“Don’t do what you can do – try what you can’t do.” – William Faulkner

“Don’t limit your challenges. Challenge your limits.”

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

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden

“Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” – Robert Kiyosaki

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

“Don’t stop when you are tired. Stop when you are done.”

“Don’t talk, just act. Don’t say, just show. Don’t promise, just prove.”

“Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.” – Sam Levenson

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

“Don’t wait for opportunity. Create it.”“Don’t think or judge, just listen.” – Sarah Dessen

“Don’t tell people about your dreams. Show them your dreams.”

“Done is better than perfect.” – Sheryl Sandberg

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

“Enthusiasm moves the world.” – Arthur Balfour

“Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.” – Thomas Edison

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

“Fall seven times, stand up eight.” – Japanese proverb

“Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Fortune sides with him who dares.” – Virgil

“Go the extra mile. It’s never crowded there.” – Dr. Wayne D. Dyer

“Hold the vision, trust the process.”

“Hustle until you no longer need to introduce yourself.”

“Hustlers don’t sleep, they nap.”

“I can and I will. Watch me.” – Carrie Green

“I can’t believe that God put us on this earth to be ordinary.” – Lou Holtz

“I never lose. Either I win or learn.” – Nelson Mandela

“I was taught that the way of progress was neither swift nor easy.” – Marie Curie

“I was smart enough to go through any door that opened.” – Joan Rivers

“I want to be remembered as the one who tried.” – Dr. Dorothy Height

“I want the world to be better because I was here.” – Will Smith

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

“If opportunity doesn’t knock build a door.” – Milton Berle

“If there is no wind, row.” – Latin Proverb

“If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” – Frederick Douglass

“If you can dream it, you can do it.” – Walt Disney

“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” – H.G. Wells

“In a gentle way, you can shake the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“If you’re going through hell keep going.” – Winston Churchill

“In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.” – Albert Einstein

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

“Light tomorrow with today.” – Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“Never regret anything that made you smile.” – Mark Twain

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

“Take the risk or lose the chance.”

“The best way out is always through.” – Robert Frost

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln

“To seek greatness is the only righteous vengeance.” – Criss Jami

“Trust yourself that you can do it and get it.” – Baz Luhrmann

“We aim above the mark to hit the mark.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” – Joe Kennedy

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius

“You can do anything you set your mind to.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Your passion is waiting for your courage to catch up.” – Isabelle Lafleche

“Your only limit is your mind.”

“Your focus determines your reality.” – George Lucas

“Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” – Robert H. Schuller

Monday Motivational Quotes

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

“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

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

“Don’t be pushed by your problems; be led by your dreams.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“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

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

“You never know what you can do until you try.” – William Cobbett

“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

“Don’t let the fear of losing be greater than the excitement of winning.” – Robert Kiyosaki

“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

“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

“Words can inspire, thoughts can provoke, but only action truly brings you closer to your dreams.” – Brad Sugars

“Don’t stay in bed unless you can make money in bed.” – George Burns

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

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

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

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

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

“Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see further.” – Thomas Carlyle

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer

“When life gives you Monday, dip it in glitter and sparkle all day.” – Ella Woodword

“Goodbye blue Monday.” – Kurt Vonnegut

“The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.” – Epicurus

“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, Blue Monday

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

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

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

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

“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

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

“Today is your opportunity to build the tomorrow you want.” – Ken Poirot

“It was a Monday and they walked on a tightrope to the sun.” – Marcus Zusak

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

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

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

“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, Manic Monday

“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

“Just another Magic Monday.”

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

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

Motivational Quotes For Work

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“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And 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. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.” – Steve Jobs

“You’re already a financial trader. You might not think of it in just this way, but if you work for a living, you’re trading your time for money. Frankly, it’s just about the worst trade you can make. Why? You can always get more money, but you can’t get more time.” – Tony Robbins

“You can’t have a million dollar dream on a minimum wage work ethic.”

“You can control two things: your work ethic and your attitude about anything.” – Ali Krieger

“Work while they sleep. Learn while they party. Save while they spend. Live like they dream.”

“Work until your rivals become idols.” – Drake

“Work until your idols become your rivals.”

“Work until your bank account looks like a phone number.”

“Work like there is someone working twenty four hours a day to take it away from you.” – Mark Cuban

“Without ambition, one starts nothing. Without work, one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“When you leave work on Friday, leave work. Don’t let technology follow you throughout your weekend (answering text messages and emails) take a break you will be more refreshed to begin the workweek if you have had a break.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“When Plan “A” doesn’t work, don’t worry, you still have 25 more letters to go through.”

“We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.” – Carlos Castaneda

“The work you do when you procrastinate is probably the work you should be doing for the rest of your life.” – Jessica Hische

“The secret of joy in work is contained in one word – excellence. To know how to do something well is to enjoy it.” – Pearl Buck

“The miracle is not that we do this work, but that we are happy to do it.” – Mother Teresa

“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” – Andrew Carnegie

“Talk less. Work and show the result.” – Gal Shapira

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” – Michael Jordan

“Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.” – William Arthur Ward

“Remember, you have been criticizing yourself for years and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.” – Louise L Hay

“Remember, teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.” – Patrick Lencioni

“Read, read, read. Read everything — trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.” – William Faulkner

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

“On my own I will just create and if it works, it works. And if it doesn’t, I’ll just create something else. I don’t have any limitations on what I think I could do or be.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Nothing will work unless you do.” – Maya Angelou

“Make a Friday a day to celebrate work well done that you can be proud of knowing that you just didn’t put in time to the next paycheck.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Inspiration does exist, but it must find you working.” – Pablo Picasso

“Individual commitment to a group effort—that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilisation work.” – Vince Lombardi

“If you work on something a little bit every day, you end up with something that is massive.” – Kenneth Goldsmith

“If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work.” – Thomas J. Watson

“If you hire people just because they can do a job, they’ll work for your money. But if you hire people who believe what you believe, they’ll work for you with blood and sweat and tears.” – Simon Sinek

“If you can’t stop thinking about it, don’t stop working for it.”

“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’ve always believed that if you put in the work, the results will come.” – Michael Jordan

“I invite everyone to choose forgiveness rather than division, teamwork over personal ambition.” – Jean-Francois Cope

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas A. Edison

“I didn’t get there by wishing for it, but by working for it.” – Estee Lauder

“Get a good idea and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until it’s done right.” – Walt Disney

“Friday sees more smiles than any other day of the workweek!” – Kate Summers

“Dreams don’t work unless you do.” – John C. Maxwell

“Dream beautiful dreams, and then work to make those dreams come true.” – Spencer W. Kimball

“Don’t wish for it.” – Work for it.

“Do not wait; the time will never be ‘just right.’ Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.” – George Herbert

“Discipline helps you finish a job, and finishing is what separates excellent work from average work.” – Pat Summitt

“Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus.” – Alexander Graham Bell

“Be happy with what you have while working for what you want.” – Helen Keller

“Amateus sit around and wait for inspiration. The rest of us just get up and go to work.” – Stephen King

Motivational Quotes For Success

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“Your positive action combined with positive thinking results in success.” – Shiv Khera

“Whenever you see a successful woman, look out for three men who are going out of their way to try to block her.” – Yulia Tymoshenko

“Whenever you see a successful person you only see the public glories, never the private sacrifices to reach them.” – Vaibhav Shah

“Try not to become a man of success, but rather become a man of value.” – Albert Einstein

“To be successful you must accept all challenges that come your way. You can’t just accept the ones you like.” – Mike Gafka

“There are two rules for success. 1: Never reveal everything you know.” – Roger H. Lincoln

“There are three ways to ultimate success: The first way is to be kind. The second way is to be kind. The third way is to be kind.” – Mister Rogers

“The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it.” – Henry Ford

“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” – Bruce Lee

“The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.” – Dale Carnegie

“The real secret to success is enthusiasm.” – Walter Chrysler

“The path to success is to take massive, determined action.” – Tony Robbins

“The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” – Vidal Sassoon

“The key to success is to start before you are ready.” – Marie Forleo

“The key to success is to focus our conscious mind on things we desire, not things we fear.”

“The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.” – Mark Caine

“The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs, one step at a time.” – Joe Girard

“The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.” – Bruce Feirstein

“The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say ‘no’ to almost everything.” – Warren Buffett

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

“Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life–think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.” – Swami Vivekananda

“Successful people are simply those with successful habits.” – Brian Tracy

“Successful entrepreneurs are givers and not takers of positive energy.”

“Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential.” – John Maxwell

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy looking for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Success isn’t about how your life looks to others. It’s about how it feels to you.” – Michelle Obama

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day-in and day-out.” – Robert Collier

“Success is peace of mind, which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you are capable.” – John Wooden

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” – Albert Schweitzer

“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” – Maya Angelou

“Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.” – W. P. Kinsella

“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.” – Bill Gates

“Success is … knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others.” – John C. Maxwell

“Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.” – George Bernard Shaw

“Success comes from having dreams that are bigger than your fears.” – Bobby Unser

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

“Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.” – Swami Sivananda

“One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” – Benjamin Disraeli

“One of the differences between some successful and unsuccessful people is that one group is full of doers, while the other is full of wishers.” – Edmond Mbiaka

“Nothing in the world is more common than unsuccessful people with talent.”

“Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan ‘Press On’ has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.” – Calvin Coolidge

“No one is to blame for your future situation but yourself. If you want to be successful, then become “Successful.” – Jaymin Shah

“If you can’t handle stress, you won’t manage success.”

“If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau

“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” – Estée Lauder

“I have had all of the disadvantages required for success.” – Larry Ellison

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

“Hustle in silence and let your success make the noise.”

“For the great doesn’t happen through impulse alone, and is a succession of little things that are brought together.” – Vincent van Gogh

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” – Henry Ford

“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“Action is the foundational key to all success.” – Pablo Picasso

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” – David Brinkley

“People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.” – Dale Carnegie

“People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed, and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy.” – Tony Robbins

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” – Mark Twain

“You may only succeed if you desire succeeding; you may only fail if you do not mind failing.” – Philippos

Motivational Quotes For The Day

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“A real entrepreneur is somebody who has no safety net underneath them.” – Henry Kravis

“Always ask yourself if what you’re doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.” – Paulo Coelho

“Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.” – Robert Schuller

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

“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” – Maya Angelou

“Don’t expect to be motivated every day to get out there and make things happen. You won’t be. Don’t count on motivation. Count on discipline.” – Jocko Willink

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“Great things are done by a series of small things brought together” – Vincent Van Gogh

“Greatness only comes before hustle in the dictionary.” – Ross Simmonds

“If today you are a little bit better than you were yesterday, then that’s enough.” – David A. Bednar

“If you believe something needs to exist, if it’s something you want to use yourself, don’t let anyone ever stop you from doing it.” – Tobias Lütke

“If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary.” – Jim Rohn

“If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.” – Charles R. Swindoll

“If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting for the rest of our lives.” – Lemony Snicket

“If we take care of the moments, the years will take care of themselves.” – Maria Edgeworth

“If we keep doing what we are doing, we’re going to keep getting what we’re getting.”

“If we have the attitude that it’s going to be a great day it usually is.” – Catherine Pulsifier

“If you don’t get out of the box you’ve been raised in, you won’t understand how much bigger the world is.” – Angelina Jolie

“If you do what you always did, you will get what you always got.”

“If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self.” – Napoleon Hill

“If you continue to think they way you’ve always thought, you’ll continue to get what you’ve always got.” – Kevin Trudeau

“If you can’t yet do great things, do small things in a great way.” – Napoleon Hill

“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.” – Albert Einstein

“If you can’t make a mistake you can’t make anything.” – Marva Collin

“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

“If you can imagine it, you can achieve it; if you can dream it, you can become it.” – William Arthur Ward

“If you have the power to make someone happy, do it. The world needs more of that.”

“If you have everything under control, you’re not moving fast enough.” – Mario Andretti

“If you genuinely want something, don’t wait for it — teach yourself to be impatient.” – Gurbaksh Chahal

“If you don’t value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and talents–start charging for it.” – Kim Garst

“If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.” – Erica Jong

“If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.” – Dolly Parton

“If you’re too comfortable, it’s time to move on. Terrified of what’s next? You’re on the right track.” – Susan Fales-Hill

“If you’re not positive energy, you’re negative energy.” – Mark Cuban

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

“If you want to achieve greatness stop asking for permission.”

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

“If you talk about it, it’s a dream. If you envision it, it’s possible. If you schedule it, it’s real.” – Tony Robbins

“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.” – Jim Rohn

“It’s not what you do once in a while it’s what you do day in and day out that makes the difference.” – Jenny Craig

“Someone once told me growth and comfort do not coexist.” – Ginni Rometty

“The greatest weapon against stress is the ability to choose one thought over another.” – William James

“You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.” – George Lorimer

Motivational Quotes For Students

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“Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.” – Augustine Og Mandino

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.” – George R.R. Martin

“Always remember that you are absolutely unique; just like everyone else.” – Margaret Mead

“Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.” – William Shakespeare

“Diligence is the mother of good luck.” – Benjamin Franklin

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” – Mark Twain

“I’m still learning.” – Michelangelo

“Knowing trees, I understand the meaning of patience. Knowing grass, I can appreciate persistence.” – Hal Borland

“Knowledge is being aware of what you can do. Wisdom is knowing when not to do it.”

“Learn as if you will live forever, live like you will die tomorrow.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Smart people learn from everything and everyone, average people from their experiences, stupid people already have all the answers.” – Socrates

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

“Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.” – Hillary Clinton

“The capacity to learn is a gift; the ability to learn is a skill; the willingness to learn is a choice.” – Brian Herbert

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

“To learn a language is to have one more window from which to look at the world.” – Chinese Proverb

“Zeal without knowledge is fire without light.” – Thomas Huxley

“You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the waterslide, overthinking it. You have to go down the chute.” – Tina Fey

Motivational Quotes For Men

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“Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.” – Andrew Carnegie

“Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.” – Mary Kay Ash

“Don’t quit yet, the worst moments are usually followed by the most beautiful silver linings. You have to stay strong, remember to keep your head up and remain hopeful.”

“Don’t quit. You’re already in pain. You’re already hurt. Get a reward from it.”

“Don’t settle for average. Bring your best to the moment. Then, whether it fails or succeeds, at least you know you gave all you had.” – Angela Bassett

“He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.” – Confucius

“He that can have patience can have what he will.” – Benjamin Franklin

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

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

“I create new enemies every day, it’s called business.”

“I wake up every morning and think to myself, ‘how far can I push this company in the next 24 hours.’” – Leah Busque

“If everything seems to be under control, you’re not going fast enough.” – Mario Andretti

“If you don’t have a competitive advantage, don’t compete.” – Jack Welch

“It is not the path which is the difficulty; rather, it is the difficulty which is the path.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“It is not the strength of the body that counts, but the strength of the spirit.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe

“Take your victories, whatever they may be, cherish them, use them, but don’t settle for them.” – Mia Hamm

“There are two kinds of people in this world; those who want to get things done, and those who don’t want to make mistakes.” – John C. Maxwell

“There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: those who are afraid to try and those who are afraid you will succeed.” – Ray Goforth

“You can’t put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the further you get.” – Michael Phelps

Motivational Quotes For Women

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“Women must learn to play the game as men do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it. ” – Roseanne Barr

“Some women choose to follow men, and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore.” – Lady Gaga

“Every day women and men become legends” – Glory, John Legend and Common

“A witty woman is a treasure; a witty beauty is a power.” – George Meredith

“Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Do what you have to do until you can do what you want to do.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Flowers grow back even after the harshest winters. You will too.” – Jennae Cecilia

“Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.” – Nathaniel Hawthorne

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

“I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself.” – Arianna Huffington

“I now tried a new hypothesis: It was possible that I was more in charge of my happiness than I was allowing myself to be.” – Michelle Obama

“If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.” – Katharine Hepburn

“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” – Coco Chanel

“It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all – in which case, you fail by default.” – J.K. Rowling

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

“Only do what your heart tells you.” – Princess Diana

“The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has been before.” – Albert Einstein

“We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough.” – Helen Keller

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

Motivational Quotes For Employees

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“Don’t be upset when people reject you. Nice things are rejected all the time by people who can’t afford them.”

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John R. Wooden

“Embrace bad news to learn where you need the most improvement.” – Bill Gates

“Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.” – Benjamin Disraeli

“Focus on being productive instead of busy.” – Tim Ferriss

“Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Ideation without execution is delusion.” – Robin Sharma

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

“Motivated people always find a way. Unmotivated people will always find a way not to.” – Ed Latimore

“Much of the stress that people feel doesn’t come from having too much to do. It comes from not finishing what they’ve started.” – David Allen

“Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.” – Lance Armstrong

“Punctuality is not just limited to arriving at a place at right time, it is also about taking actions at right time.” – Amit Kalantri

“Quality is not an act, it is a habit.” – Aristotle

“The habit of persistence is the habit of victory.” – Herbert Kaufman

“True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline.” – Mortimer J. Adler

Motivational Quotes For Business

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“Remember why you started.” – Erin Janus

“Wealth isn’t about having a lot of money it’s about having a lot of options.” – Chris Rock

“Real difficulties can be overcome; it is only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable.” – Theodore N. Vail

“Show them what crazy dreams can do.” – Nike

“Sentiment without action is the ruin of the soul.” – Edward Abbey

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller

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

“Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.” – Chris Grosser

“Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy

“Only the paranoid survive.” – Andy Grove

“Invest in your dreams. Grind now. Shine later.”

“It is remarkable how much long-term advantage people like us have gotten by trying to be consistently not stupid, instead of trying to be very intelligent.” – Charlie Munger

“Losers quit when they fail. Winners fail until they succeed.” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

“Money can’t buy happiness, but it can make you awfully comfortable while you’re being miserable.” – Clare Boothe Luce

“Money is only a tool. It will take you wherever you wish, but it will not replace you as the driver.” – Jen Sincero

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.” – Dale Carnegie

“Most people think they lack motivation when they really lack clarity.” – James Clear

“Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn’t have the power to say yes.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time.” – Charles Dickens

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

“Only buy something that you’d be perfectly happy to hold if the market shuts down for ten years.” – Warren Buffett

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

“Press forward. Do not stop, do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you.” – George Whitefield

“Show the world how much you’ll fight for the winners circle.” – Pat Riley

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” – A.A. Milne

“Small is not just a stepping-stone. Small is a great destination itself.” – Jason Fried

“Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” – Warren Buffet

“The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.” – Ralph Nader

“The task of leadership is not to put greatness into people, but to elicit it, for the greatness is there already.” – John Buchan

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

“There is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.” – Jane Smiley

“There is some good in this world, and it’s worth fighting for.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle

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

“You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you.” – Dave Ramsey

“Entrepreneurs Are Great At Dealing With Uncertainty And Also Very Good At Minimizing Risk. That’s The Classic Entrepreneur.” – Mohnish Pabrai

Motivational Quotes For Athletes

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“A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning.” – Billie Jean King

“A hero is one who knows how to hang on for one minute longer.” – Norwegian proverb

“Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.” – Arnold Palmer

“Blood, sweat and respect. First two you give. Last one you earn.” – Dwayne Johnson

“Energy and persistence conquer all things.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Enter every activity without giving mental recognition to the possibility of defeat. Concentrate on your strengths, instead of your weaknesses… on your powers, instead of your problems.” – Paul J. Meyer

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

“Find a victory in every defeat to remain hopeful, and find a defeat in every victory to remain humble.” – Orrin Woodward

“I wasn’t there to compete. I was there to win.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

“More powerful than the will to win is the courage to begin.” – Orrin Woodward

“One thing’s for sure, if you don’t play, you don’t win.” – Kylie Francis

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

“The more difficult the victory, the greater the happiness in winning.” – Pele

“There are better starters than me, but I’m a strong finisher.” – Usain Bolt

“Winners never quit and quitters never win.” – Vince Lombardi

“You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” – Margaret Thatcher

“You were born to be a player. You were meant to be here. This moment is yours.” – Herb Brooks

“You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win.” – Zig Ziglar

“You will never know your limits until you push yourself to them.”

Motivational Quotes For Working Out

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“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.”

“Just believe in yourself. Even if you don’t pretend that you do and, and some point, you will.” – Venus Williams

“Making excuses burns zero calories per hour.”

“The difference between try and triumph is a little ‘umph’.”

“No matter how slow you go, you are still lapping everybody on the couch.”

“To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift.” – Steve Prefontaine

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act but a habit.” – Aristotle

“If you’re tired of starting over, stop giving up.”

“If you believe it’ll work out, you’ll see opportunities. If you don’t believe it’ll work out, you’ll see obstacles.” – Wayne Dyer

“Don’t count the days, make the days count.” – Muhammad Ali

“You’re only one workout away from a good mood.”

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

“It’s going to be a journey. It’s not a sprint to get in shape.” – Kerri Walsh Jennings

“Create healthy habits, not restrictions.”

“Today I will do what others won’t, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can’t.” – Jerry Rice

“We cannot start over. But we can begin now and make a new ending.” – Zig Ziglar

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

“The last three or four reps is what makes the muscle grow. This area of pain divides the champion from someone else who is not a champion. That’s what most people lack, having the guts to go on and just say they’ll go through the pain no matter what happens.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

“All great achievements require time.” – Maya Angelou

“Sweat is fat crying.”

“The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination.” – Tommy Lasorda

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six 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

“When you feel like quitting, think about why you started.”

“Don’t let the scale define you. Be active, be healthy, be happy.”

“No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” – Tony Robbins

“Strive for progress, not perfection.”

Motivational Quotes About Life

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

“You should never regret anything in life. If it’s good, it’s wonderful. If it’s bad, it is experience.”

“You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something–your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.” – Steve Jobs

“You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.” – Shonda Rhimes

“You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.” – Zig Ziglar

“When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.” – Diane Von Furstenberg

“What is life without a little risk?” – J.K. Rowling

“Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.” – Marcus Aurelius

“To live a creative life, we must lose our fear of being wrong.”

“This is a reminder to you to create your own rule book, and live your life the way you want it.” – Reese Evans

“Thinking should become your capital asset, no matter whatever ups and downs you come across in your life.” – A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost.” – Martha Graham

“There are only two options regarding commitment. You’re either in or you’re out. There is no such thing as life in-between.” – Pat Riley

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

“The place between your comfort zone and your dream is where life takes place.” – Helen Keller

“The number one reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors.” – Napoleon Hill

“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.”

“The greatest gift you could give someone is your time. Because when you give your time, you are giving a portion of your life you can’t get back.”

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes.” – William James

“The big lesson in life is never be scared of anyone or anything.” – Frank Sinatra

“Remember that life’s greatest lessons are usually learned from worst times and from the worst mistakes.”

“Relentlessly prune bullshit, don’t wait to do things that matter, and savor the time you have. That’s what you do when life is short.” – Paul Graham

“Never stop learning because life never stops teaching.”

“Never regret a day in your life. Good days bring you happiness and bad days give you experience.”

“Never apologize for having high standards, people who really want to be in your life will rise to meet them.”

“Life’s like a movie, write your own ending. Keep believing, keep pretending.” – Jim Hensen

“Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller

“Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.” – Yuri Kochiyama

“Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” – Lolly Daskal

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

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

“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll

“Life has many ways of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen all at once.” – Paulo Coelho

“It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.” – Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

“It’s not about better time management. It’s about better life management” – Alexandra of The Productivity Zone

“It’s never too late for a new beginning in your life.” – Joyce Meyers

“It’s my life It’s now or never I ain’t gonna live forever I just want to live while I’m alive” – It’s My Life, Bon Jovi

“It’s a new dawn, it’s a new day, it’s a life for me and I’m feeling good.” – Feeling Good, Michael Buble

“If you’ve never eaten while crying you don’t know what life tastes like.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 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

“I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” – Muhammad Ali

“I find that when you have a real interest in life and a curious life, that sleep is not the most important thing.” – Martha Stewart

“I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.” – Diane Ackerman

“I choose to make the rest of my life the best of my life.” – Louise Hay

“Fear of what other people will think is the single most paralyzing dynamic in business and in life. The best moment of my life was the day I realized that I no longer give a damn what anybody thinks. That’s enormously liberating and freeing, and it’s the only way to live your life and do your business” – Cindy Gallop

“Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.” – Marcus Aurelius

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

“Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

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

“A walk to a nearby park may give you more energy and inspiration in life than spending two hours in front of a screen.” – Tsang Lindsay

“A negative mind will never give you a positive life.”

“A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done.” – Vince Lombardi

“Live out of your imagination, not your history.” – Stephen Covey

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Motivational Quotes About Love

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“Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do.” – Marianne Williamson, A Return to Love: Reflections on the Principles of “A Course in Miracles”

“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, love like you’ll never be hurt, sing like there’s nobody listening, and live like it’s heaven on earth.” – William W. Purkey

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

“The strongest actions for a woman is to love herself, be herself and shine amongst those who never believed she could.”

“The more you are motivated by love, the more fearless and free your action will be.” – 14th Dalai Lama

“Oh! It’s Friday again. Share the love that was missing during the week. In a worthy moment of peace and bliss.” – S. O’Sade

“Life’s a game made for everyone and love is the prize.” – Wake Me Up, Avicii

“If you judge people, you have no time to love them.” – Mother Teresa

“If you are not doing what you love, you are wasting your time.” – Billy Joel

“I swear, by my life and my love of it, that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.” – Ayn Rand

“Everyone has inside them a piece of good news. The good news is you don’t know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is.” – Anne Frank

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches

“When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” – Paulo Coelho

Motivational Quotes About Change

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“Your mind is powerful. When you fill it with positive thoughts your whole world will change.”

“You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.” – C.S. Lewis

“You can often change your circumstances by changing your attitude.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.” – Rumi

“When you change your thoughts, remember to also change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale

“When thinking about life, remember this: no amount of guilt can change the past and no amount of anxiety can change the future.”

“What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.” – Plutarch

“We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored.” – Sheryl Sandberg

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” – Maya Angelou

“Very often, a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.” – A.C. Benson

“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” – George Bernard Shaw

“The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion.” – Paulo Coelho

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

“The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.”

“The adventure of life is to learn. The purpose of life is to grow. The nature of life is to change. The challenge of life is to overcome. The essence of life is to care. The opportunity of like is to serve. The secret of life is to dare. The spice of life is to befriend. The beauty of life is to give.” – William Arthur Ward

“She remembered who she was and the game changed.” – Lalah Deliah

“No one changes the world who isn’t obsessed.” – Billie Jean King

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

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead

“Life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact: Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you. And you can change it, you can influence it… Once you learn that, you’ll never be the same again.” – Steve Jobs

“Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.” – Dalai Lama

“If you want to make a permanent change, stop focusing on the size of your problems and start focusing on the size of you!” – T. Harv Eker

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” – Wayne Dyer

“If you can’t do anything about it then let it go. Don’t be a prisoner to things you can’t change.” – Tony Gaskins

“If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you.” – Fred DeVito

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

“I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.” – Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter

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

“Dreams are the seeds of change. Nothing ever grows without a seed, and nothing ever changes without a dream.” – Debby Boone

“Don’t wait for your feelings to change to take the action. Take the action and your feelings will change.” – Barbara Baron

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

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

“Change is painful, but nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong.” – Mandy Hale

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

Motivational Quotes About Self Love

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“To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. Not to dare is to lose oneself.” – Søren Kierkegaard

“If you don’t love yourself, nobody will. Not only that, you won’t be good at loving anyone else. Loving starts with the self.”

“Self confidence is the best outfit.”

“Your relationship with yourself sets the tone for every other relationship you have.”

“Demonstrate love by giving it, unconditionally, to yourself. And as you do, you will attract others into your life who will love you without conditions.”

“The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.”

“Inner peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your emotions.”

“One day i woke up and realised I was not made for anyone, I was made for me. I am my own.”

“You were born to be real, not to be perfect.”

“You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”

“Do your thing and don’t care if they like it.” – Tina Fey

“It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.”

“Be yourself. An original is so much better than a copy.”

“Remind yourself that you cannot fail at being yourself.”

“Self-love is not selfish; you cannot truly love another until you know how to love yourself.”

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

“You are free, you are powerful, you are good, you are love, you have value, you have a purpose. All is well.”

“Never give up on anyone. And that includes not giving up on yourself.”

“Stop underestimate yourself.”

“To love yourself is to understand you don’t need to be perfect to be good.”

“You’re a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.”

“There is no sense in punishing your future for the mistakes of your past. Forgive yourself, grow from it, and then let it go.”

“Put yourself at the top of your to-do list every single day and the rest will fall into place.”

“Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.”

“A flower does not think of competing to the flower next to it. It just blooms.”

“I am accepting myself unconditionally no matter what.”

“Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn

“Regardless of how anyone else feels about me, I am going to choose to love myself today.”

“Loving yourself is the greatest revolution”

“When I accept myself just as I am, i am freed from the burden of needing you accept me.”

“You can’t pour from an empty cup. Take care of yourself first.”

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

“Above all, be true to yourself, and if you cannot put your heart in it, take yourself out of it.”

“You have to believe in yourself when no one else does – that makes you a winner right here.”

“You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress simultaneously.”

“Beauty begins the moment you decided to be yourself.”

“There’s no need to be perfect to inspire others. Let others get inspired by how you deal with your imperfections.”

“Be proud of who you are, and not ashamed of how someone else sees you.”

“Self love. It doesn’t mean that everyone will treat you the way you deserve to be treated. It means that you won’t let them change the way you see yourself; nor will you stick around for them to destroy you.”

“Falling in love with yourself first doesn’t make you vain or selfish. It makes you indestructible.”

“I am not looking to escape my darkness, I’m learning to love myself here.”

“With self-discipline most anything is possible.” – Theodore Roosevelt

“No one is you and that is your power.”

“In order to love who you are, you cannot hate the experiences that shaped you.”

“Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like your love yourself. Love yourself.”

“Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we’ll ever do.”

“If you’re searching for that one person that will change your life, take a look in the mirror.”

“Confidence is the ability to feel beautiful, without needing someone to tell you.”

“Believe in yourself a little more.”

Motivational Quotes About Failure

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“You learn more from failure than from success. Don’t let it stop you. Failure builds character.”

“You can’t let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.” – Barack Obama

“Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn’t at all. You can be discouraged by failure or you can learn from it, So go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because remember that’s where you will find success.” – Thomas J. Watson

“Why do we grieve failures longer than we celebrate wins?” – Komal Kapoor

“We need to accept that we won’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes – understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.” – Ariana Huffington

“Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness.” – Oprah Winfrey

“The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.” – Colin R. Davis

“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

“Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

“Success is my only option, failure’s not.” – Eminem

“Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm” – Winston Churchill

“Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.” – Francis Chan

“Never let success get to your head and never let failure get to your heart.” – Drake

“Most great people have achieved their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.” – Napoleon Hill

“Leaders can let you fail and yet not let you be a failure.” – Stanley McChrystal

“It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” – Bill Gates

“Failure isn’t the end of the road. It’s a big red flag saying to you ‘Wrong way. Turn around.’” – Oprah Winfrey

“Failure is the tuition you pay for success.” – Walter Brunell

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

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

“Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” – Suzy Kassem

“Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.” – Drew Houston

“Don’t fear failure. Fear being in the exact same place next year as you are today.”

“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.” – Dale Carnegie

“When something I can’t control happens, I ask myself: Where is the hidden gift? Where is the positive in this?” – Sara Blakely

Motivational Quotes About Goals

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“You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.” – Booker T. Washington

“You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you.” – Maya Angelou

“The tragedy in life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach.” – Benjamin Mays

“The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don’t define them, or ever seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.” – Denis Watiley

“The only thing standing in the way between you and your goal is the BS story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it.” – Jordan Belfort

“The big secret in life is that there is no secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you’re willing to work.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” – Tony Robbins

“Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” – Bo Jackson

“One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals.” – Michael Korda

“Needing motivation is a sign of your goals lacking meaning.” – Carlos Del Valle

“It’s Monday… time to motivate and make dreams and goals happen. Let’s go!” – Heather Stillufsen

“It is a paradoxical but profoundly true and important principle of life that the most likely way to reach a goal is to be aiming not at that goal itself but at some more ambitious goal beyond it.” – Arnold Toynbee

“I learned a long time ago that there is something worse than missing the goal, and that’s not pulling the trigger.” – Mia Hamm

“Goal setting is the secret to a compelling future.” – Tony Robbins

“Don’t worry about looking good – worry about achieving your goals.” – Ray Dalio

“By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands — your own.” – Mark Victor Hansen

“Be stubborn about your goals and flexible about your methods.”

“A goal is not always meant to be reached; it often serves simply as something to aim at.” – Bruce Lee

“A goal is a dream with a deadline.” – Napoleon Hill

Motivational Quotes About Perseverance

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“Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

“A bend in the road is not the end of the road… unless you fail to make the turn.” – Helen Keller

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele

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

“The only guarantee for failure is to stop trying.” – John C. Maxwell

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

“Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.” – Walter Elliot

“It’s always too soon to quit!” – Norman Vincent Peale

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

Motivational Quotes About Not Giving Up

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

“One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don’t throw it away.” – Stephen Hawking

“Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up.” – Michael Jordan

“Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill

“Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” – Harriet Beecher Stow

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

“If you want to fly give up everything that weighs you down.” – Buddha

“Every champion was once a contender that didn’t give up.” – Gabby Douglas

“Don’t give up, don’t take anything personally, and don’t take no for an answer.” – Sophia Amoruso

“Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas Edison

“A winner is a dreamer who never gives up.” – Nelson Mandela

Motivational Quotes About Working Hard

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“Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.” – Conan O’Brien

“Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise.” – Frank Ocean

“Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.” – Leah LaBelle

“Work hard and don’t give up hope. Be open to criticism and keep learning. Surround yourself with happy, warm and genuine people.” – Tena Desae

“Winning means you’re willing to go longer, work harder, and give more than anyone else.” – Vince Lombardi

“Unsuccessful people make their decisions based on their current situations. Successful people make their decisions based on where they want to be.” – Benjamin Hardy

“To be a champion, I think you have to see the big picture. It’s not about winning and losing; it’s about every day hard work and about thriving on a challenge. It’s about embracing the pain that you’ll experience at the end of a race and not being afraid. I think people think too hard and get afraid of a certain challenge.” – Summer Sanders

“There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. There will be mistakes. But with hard work, there are no limits.” – Michael Phelps

“There may be people that have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you.” – Derek Jeter

“The way you train reflects the way you fight. People say I’m not going to train too hard, I’m going to do this in training, but when it’s time to fight I’m going to step up. There is no step up. You’re just going to do what you did every day.” – Georges St-Pierre

“The same boiling water that softens the potato hardens the egg. It’s what you’re made of. Not the circumstances.”

“The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.” – Les Brown

“The hard days are what make you stronger.” – Aly Raisman

“Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose.” – G.K. Nielson

“Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come.” – Dwayne Johnson

“Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

“Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard, and never give up on your dreams, even when nobody else believes they can come true but you. These are not cliches but real tools you need no matter what you do in life to stay focused on your path.” – Phillip Sweet

“Love your family, work super hard, live your passion.” – Gary Vaynerchuk

“Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is.” – Mary Anne Roadacher-Hershey

“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

“If your dreams don’t scare you, they are too small.” – Richard Branson

“If you can count your money, work harder.”

“I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” – Thomas Jefferson

“I will not erase all my hard work this week because it’s the weekend.”

“I like getting to that point where it’s hard, and then, pushing harder.” – Zach Miller

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

“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – C.S. Lewis

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” – Tim Notke

“Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.” – Vernon Sanders Law

“Everything is hard before it is easy.” – Goethe

“Be an Encourager: When you encourage others, you boost their self-esteem, enhance their self-confidence, make them work harder, lift their spirits and make them successful in their endeavors. Encouragement goes straight to the heart and is always available. Be an encourager. Always.” – Roy T. Bennett

“A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits.” – Richard Nixon

“A happy life consists not in the absence, but in the mastery of hardships.” – Helen Keller

“A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.” – Colin Powell

Conclusion

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Now and then, we all need a little extra inspiration or motivation to work towards our dream. As we read these thoughts, know they are sources of guidance in times of need. They can inspire us in times of struggle and motivate us in times of tribulations. These motivating quotes can encourage us to get up, overcome tough times, take action, stop procrastinating, escape our comfort zone, invest in personal growth, and do the hard work that needs doing.

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Originally published March 12, 2021, updated April 5, 2021

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