Words of Encouragement
words of encouragement give you inspiration, confidence, and faith.
The quotes are ones that we
find are encouraging and can be shared with others.
Set your goals high enough to inspire you and low enough to encourage you.
Inspirational Quotes |
If you shed tears when you miss the sun, you also miss the stars.
Funny Quotes about Life |
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
How we perceive a situation and how we react to it is the basis of our stress. If you focus on the negative in any situation, you can expect high stress levels.
However, if you try and see the good in the situation, your stress levels will greatly diminish.
What's more encouraging than achieving the success you desire?
Ray Divine, Encouragement: Not Just What You Want To Hear; But Also What You Must Hear
. . . the best encouragement comes from the heart of
God through the pages of His Word.
Warren W. Wiersbe, The Bumps Are What You Climb On: Encouragement for Difficult Days
Quotes about God |
"Encouragement" came into the English language through old French.
It means to put courage into someone, and courage came from
the Latin word for heart. It means more than to make someone feel
better about themselves and their situation, and includes the
idea of inspiring someone to action.
David Packer, Encouragement
If you want your children to improve,
let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others.
Whatever your station in life, permit me to plant this important instruction
as a seed in your heart: embrace and cherish a public spirit.
Serve your generation. Live not for yourselves but for the public.
Helping Others |
My dad encouraged us to fail. Growing up, he would ask us what
we failed at that week. If we didn't have something, he would
It changed my mindset at an early age that failure is not the outcome,
failure is not trying. Don't be afraid to fail.
A gift that costs no money but one that costs time and your attention
is giving someone words of encouragement.
Winners who have been there, done that, are standing by to help when you need help,
to push when you want pushing, to restrain when you get ahead of yourself, to encourage when you meet setbacks, and to celebrate when you too become a Winner!
Kris Deva North, A Winners Alphabet: An A thru Z of Inspiration on How To Get What You Want
Motivational Poems |
Words of encouragement are more than words - they are thoughts
and direction written by a host of people who either have had to
own personal issues or concerns, or by those who know first hand
from their professional experiences what it takes to move forward in life.
Byron Pulsifer, Words that Encourage
Quotes about Overcoming |
. . . if you are engaged in a conversation with someone and negative
thoughts starts to enter your mind, switch your focus immediately
to something good, you can do this by giving them a compliment
or simply by giving them a nice genuine smile.
Ronald Valentino, Habits
Positive Attitude |
If we aim to love ourselves, and practice to love ourselves, then not only do we live a positive life full of happiness,
but also shine more love and happiness onto other beings.
Florence Stone, Buddha quotes and thoughts
When trying to achieve your goals, there will always
be times that you drag your feet to the extent that you just feel
like giving up. You may not always have the willpower or confidence
to overcome these feelings. Positive people around you can help reinstate
Sam Davis, Stop Procrastination
Never Quit Quotes |
Your faith can encourage you, give you strength, help you in hard times and give you hope.
Expect and prepare for criticism, discouragement, and sabotage from others.
Laugh them off, avoid them, and take counter-measures as needed.
Mike Buffington, Hacking Laziness
To remember what you've learned about God, you need to keep a journal. Then, you can look back and remember what
God taught you so you can be encouraged in the dark times of your life and know that God is still working for your good.
Inspirational Sayings |
Therefore, the idea of setting up a goal is to reverse-engineer
from the outcome,
but I encourage you to take a step back and consider
it from the perspective of: how can
I minimize my time and energy to get to my next step.
Lisa Kardos, Success Blueprint: Get Out of Survival Mode, Regain Control of Your Life, and Get Ahead at Work and in Life
"The reason a smile attracts people in a social gathering is that
they encourage positive response."
Genevieve Amor, Self Esteem
Though many are the forces threatening our Christian family unity,
we must encourage one another and build each other up
Priscilla Doremus, Focused: A Daily Devotional
"Nutritious foods and beverages encourage the body to release serotonin,
which boosts your mood. When you feel positive, you become more
motivated and inspired to go for your dreams and become successful."
Gabor Cadman, Confidence: Easy Steps to Attain Super Confidence
The goal then is to pay that forward and encourage others
to do the same while leading a righteous life by example, always striving
to forgive the trespasses of others and forgive yourself as well.
Chris Johnston, Joel Osteen: 50 Best Life Lessons, Teachings And Quotes
The right way is the "Jesus" way and he will help and
encourage you to be the best that you can be for him.
Brian R Murphy, Fear Not
"The middle of the road is a poor place to walk. It is a poor place to drive.
It is a poor place to live."
When you are around people that have the same mindset as you do,
it helps encourage you to work towards your goals even more.
Michael Henson, Morning Routine
While I encourage my friends in their goals and point out their
strengths even when they fail, it's a lot harder to show myself
the same level of understanding.
Janet Springer, Unbreakable Willpower
When you are whole, you offer a whole load more to any relationship
that you form and are much more likely to encourage the right kind
of people into your life because you won't accept less.
Joanna Jackson, Self Help
People are basically more willing to work together,
when the atmosphere encourages it.
Adam Burns And Sandra Banks, Leadership Basics
"Today is the oldest you have been, and the youngest you will ever be.
Make the most of it!"
. . . choose to confide in friends with sunny dispositions
who will encourage you to be more positive.
Zayne Parker, Anxiety: Mastery
"My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear.
Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic.
And we'll change the world."
"Give children encouragement, they will gain
confidence, they will perform better."
M. K. Soni
New research shows we can take control of our capacity to learn.
We can all get to be better learners.
Eimantas Gabalis, How To Get Smarter: How To Increase Your Brain Power And Intelligence
"There's much you can't change, but there's something important you
can change: you."
"We do learn something about ourselves when we are up against the wall,
and we do most certainly come out stronger."
"We don't have to wait for something nice to happen to us,
we can be aggressive and do something nice for ourselves."
Joyce Meyer, eat the cookie. . .buy the shoes
As You Grew
"It seems that success is not acquired by doing what we want to
do but doing the tasks necessary to make it happen. "
Joe Allen and David Donaldson, How to be Successful
"Taking an interest in what others are thinking and doing is often
a much more powerful form of encouragement than praise."
Encouraging Life |
"If you want to dismiss a negative thought, the only way to do so is to
think of something positive and constructive."
How To Recognize A Negative Attitude |
"It's amazing what eliminating energy drains can do to our mood.
Remember how good you felt when you finally went through your closet
and cleaned out the old clothes that you were sure you'd wear again someday?"
"How often do we hesitate to pursuer our dreams
because we feel deficient in talent, knowledge, or experience -
the perceived roots of success. But chances are that we carry
untapped strengths and abilities which, when enfolded within the mist of
optimism, can conspire to accomplish marvelous things."
Gina Mohammed, Ph. D.
"If we are sowing spiritual seeds by doing the right thing, then
we will reap the blessed results of that as well. The seeds we are sowing
today will be reaped in the years to come."
'Being genuine doesn't mean residing perfect. It indicates doing
our best to connect like real people."
Yhan Lingad, The Benefits Of Aptitude
Bear The Burden |
"Most people claim that they feel like they're trapped in a rat race,
without an exit.
While we can all feel this way from time to time, it's important to
know that there is a way out."
Debeena Harris, Mindfulness
Top Ten Quotes about Perseverance |
"Encourage team members to share the mantle of leadership,
along with some of your responsibilities. Encourage them to take initiative
and make decisions without your input, whenever possible."
Jeffrey Morales, Leadership: 33 Lessons on How to Become A Proactive Leader and Successfully Build A Phenomenal
"Some children feel that their place among their siblings is lesser
for one reason or another and the result of this is jealousy, encouraging
equality among every child in the home is the best way to avoid this type
of acting out."
Sophie Banks, On Children and Jealousy: Helping Children Cope With Jealousy and Boosting Their Confidence
"Printing out motivational sayings is one of my favorites
and it helps to encourage me as I move throughout my home."
Louise R Allen, Confidence
"When working as a promoter on South Beach, I learned a valuable
lesson: always send a text message that encourages the recipient to respond."
Joe Casanova, Socially Accepted
Inspirational Messages |
"The soul is different from body. Though the soul is immortal,
violence is not encouraged but once the war is declared the violence
is not discouraged either as it is the need of it. The need of violence
must be justified in terms of sanction of the Lord."
Anuragam Vatsa, Listen to Heart
"Family members can give you encouragement, support and advice
that can significantly reduce the effects that might arise from chronic stress."
Gerry Marrs, How to Achieve Anything You Want
"Much like Thomas Edison had his mom to encourage him,
you need a support team to guide you and give you encouragement."
Scott Carty; Paul Durso, Retire with Confidence
Thomas Edison Quotes |
"I want the world to see Me in you. I want you to stop and love the one.
Who is the one? The one who needs a word of encouragement.
The one who needs a helping hand."
Nathan D. Pietsch, Pleasant Fruits
"Coming into contact and cooperating with adult role models,
adult role models can encourage teenagers to see life differently
and put their individual family values into a wider context."
Dan Miller, Self Confidence for Teens
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