Inspiring Quotes

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

MOTIVATIONAL QUOTES

  • “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”

    Anais Nin
  • “The best revenge is massive success.”

    Frank Sinatra
  • “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.”

    Henry Ford
  • “Either you run the day, or the day runs you.”

    Jim Rohn
  • “Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.”

    Gloria Steinem
  • “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.”

    Tony Robbins
  • “Do what you can, where you are, with what you have.”

    Teddy Roosevelt
  • “Dream big and dare to fail.”

    Norman Vaughan
  • “You can’t use up creativity.  The more you use, the more you have.”

    Maya Angelou
  • “Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.”

    Dalai Lama
  • “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”

    Confucius
  • “It is never too late to be what you might have been.”

    George Eliot
  • “Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.”

    William James
  • “There are no traffic jams along the extra mile.”

    Roger Staubach
  • “The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.”

    Chinese Proverb
  • “A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”

    Albert Einstein
  • “In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.”

    Bill Cosby
  • “I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.”

    Benjamin Franklin
  • “You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame.”

    Erica Jong
  • “Limitations live only in our minds.  But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.”

    Jamie Paolinetti
  • “If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.”

    Booker T. Washington
  • “Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.”

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

    Unknown
  • “If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.”

    Latin Proverb
  • “If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.”

    Sheryl Sandberg
  • “Happiness is not something readymade.  It comes from your own actions.”

    Dalai Lama
  • “When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.”

    Lao Tzu
  • “Everything has beauty, but not everyone can see.”

    Confucius
  • “Fall seven times and stand up eight.”

    Japanese Proverb
  • “Start where you are. Use what you have.  Do what you can”

    Arthur Ashe
  • “Teach thy tongue to say, “I do not know,” and thou shalt progress.”

    Maimonides
  • “Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.”

    George Addair
  • “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.”

    Theodore Roosevelt
  • “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.  Live the life you have imagined.”

    Henry David Thoreau
  • “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.”

    Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock and the door will be opened for you.”

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

    Aristotle
  • “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”

    Anais Nin
  • “The best revenge is massive success.”

    Frank Sinatra
  • “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.”

    Henry Ford
  • “Either you run the day, or the day runs you.”

    Jim Rohn

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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