Inspiring Quotes

A wonderful collection of positive quotes on love, happiness, success, life, and motivation. Find the inspirational quotes that will uplift you!


  • “Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.”

    Soren Kierkegaard
  • “Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.”

    Leo Burnett
  • “The big lesson in life, baby, is never be scared of anyone or anything.”

    Frank Sinatra
  • “In order to write about life first you must live it.”

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

    Henry Ford
  • “If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.”

    Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Not how long, but how well you have lived is the main thing.”

  • “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.”

    Steve Jobs
  • “Money and success don’t change people; they merely amplify what is already there.”

    Will Smith
  • “Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.”

    Babe Ruth
  • “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.”

    Albert Einstein
  • “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success whey they gave up.”

    Thomas A. Edison
  • “The purpose of our lives is to be happy.”

    Dalai Lama
  • “The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put with the rain.”

    Dolly Parton
  • “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
  • “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.”

    John D.Rockefeller
  • “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.”

    Jim Rohn
  • “I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.”

    G.K. Chesterton
  • “The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.”

    Colin R. Davis

We curate positive quotes from the most inspiring public figures around the world to bring you the much-needed inspiration daily. We genuinely believe in the power of inspirational quotes and their ability to make one see the light at the end of the tunnel. Whether you are feeling low or need someone to lift you up or simply need to renew your focus, we know that these motivational quotes will do you a world of good!

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