75 Words of Encouragement to Inspire You
We all need words of encouragement. Here you will find quotes
that offer inspiration and comfort. Words that will give you confidence and
optimism. Let these words be ones that give you thoughts of support and
reassurance. Share them with others who could use some encouraging words!
Helping others, encouraging others, are often acts of kindness
that have more meaning that you may realize.
Encouraging Quotes |
"Don't make a habit out of choosing what feels good over
what's actually good for you."
Quote of the Day
Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud.
Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter
"Life is about striking the perfect balance and since nothing in life is perfect,
we have to do the best with what we got."
Anquanette Gaspard, Blink & You Will Miss It
Quotes about Life
... if we deliberately seek encouragement
(motivation) on a daily basis, it will become a habit and
enable us to get ahead and
stay ahead in life.
Zig Ziglar, Over the Top
"Change can hurt, be uncomfortable, and be difficult in the beginning.
Remember this English Proverb: Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly."
Lisa Rusczyk Ed.D., 50 Things to Know About Prayer
Quotes about Change
Everyone has a story. Put another way, everyone's life is a story.
Dan B. Allender, To Be Told
Poems about Life
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is like an ocean;
if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Quotes to Live By
Whenever you find yourself doubting how far you can go,
just remember how far you have come.
Motivational Poems |
You have a greater potential than anyone who has ever lived before you!
But you'll never "make it" by sitting on your duff and telling the world
how great you're going to be, starting tomorrow.
Funny Inspirational Quotes
No matter the number of times you fail you must be determined to succeed.
You must not lose hope. Don't stop in your storm.
Tony Narams, Top Secret: You Can Fly Like An Eagle
Sometimes when you are in a dark place you think you have
been buried, but actually you have been planted.
No matter how tall the mountain is, it cannot block the sun.
Soon, when all is well, you're going to look back on this period of your life
and be so glad that you never gave up.
You're allowed to scream, you're allowed to cry,
but do not give up.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Funny Quotes about Life
Stop beating yourself up you are a work in progress.
Motivational Quotes for Work
Everyone has inside them a piece of good news. The good news is you
don't know how great you can be!
Inspirational Quotes for Kids
Today is the oldest you have been, and the youngest you will ever be.
Make the most of it!
You can do no more than
you believe you can. You can be no more than you believe you are.
Norman Vincent Peale, Stay Alive All Your Life
Believe in Yourself
I believe that as women, it is time to show love towards our fellow
sisters, and to encourage and build up one another and not tear each
Stephanie Williams, Daily Meditation Of Scripture
A sunny disposition is worth more than fortune.
Your destiny is the story of your life, and you get to tell the story your way.
Scott Allan, Drive Your Destiny
Your dreams can take you much higher and much farther than
anyone ever thought possible!
Buzz Aldrin, No Dream Is Too High
For any problem, no matter how big or complex it may be, there is a solution.
Just remember to never doubt yourself, we are all capable of amazing things.
Rob Cristophe, Bad Habits - Eliminate Bad habits And Exceed Your Expectations
Nothing in life has happened to you. It's happened for you.
Every disappointment. Every wrong. Even every closed door
has helped make you into who you are.
"Graduates, you were born to be uncommon. Today I encourage you to
leave your mark, I challenge you to shake up the world."
Marilyn Luscombe, President and CEO of NBCC
College Graduation Quotes
Through difficult experiences, life sometimes becomes more meaningful.
Everybody has problems, but everybody also has blessings in life.
Robert W. Bly, Count Your Blessings
Don't be afraid, for I am with you. Don't be discouraged, for I am your
God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my
victorious right hand.
Isaiah 41:10 (NLT)
You have to speak words of continuous encouragement in order to
achieve whatever goals you've set for yourself.
Anquanette Gaspard, Blink & You Will Miss It
. . . choose to confide in friends with sunny dispositions who will
encourage you to be more positive.
Zayne Parker, Anxiety: Mastery
You and I need to be the decision makers in our own lives and careers.
It is also our responsibility to allow and encourage others to do the same.
Jay Rifenbary, No Excuse!
Follow your dreams, remember you can achieve
All that you dream, whatever your mind can conceive.
Catherine Pulsifer, Another Year
When you lose everything, you get depressed if you don't step back
and start appreciating what you do have.
Paul and Tracey McManus, The 7 Great Prayers
Nothing in this world is impossible to a willing heart.
Quotes about Overcoming
"We do learn something about ourselves when we are up against the wall,
and we do most certainly come out stronger."
Tina Sloan, Changing Shoes
Quotes about Being Strong
…each time we make a difference in someone else's life,
no matter how small, it will encourage them to do the same for others.
And each time that happens, we all become a stronger force for good.
Thomas E. Pierce, The Last Rose
Make A Difference
Associate with people who are likely to improve you.
Winning is coming in fourth, exhausted and encouraged - because
last time you came in fifth.
The truth of who we are is how we live day to day.
If you want to influence others, the most important thing you
can do is be a living example of the principles, ideals, and faith
that you advocate.
Nick Vujicic, Be the Hands and Feet
Every day may not be a good day, but there is good in every day.
Start small, make a promise and keep it. Then, make larger promises and keep them.
Get to the point where you get allergic to average! You don't think average!
Don't compare yourself with others. Each of you must take responsibility
for doing the creative best you can with your own life.
Galatians 6:4–5 (MSG)
Encouraging Bible Verses
Your mind is like a magnet - it attracts into your life whatever
you think about most.
Paul and Tracey McManus, The 7 Great Prayers
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true.
Just remember, there are no quick fixes. But, by taking action
just a little bit every day, you will build up a powerful reservoir
of confidence, self-esteem, and discipline.
Scott Allan, Rejection Reset
But it is better to follow even the shadow of the best than to remain
content with the worst.
Henry van Dyke
Poems about Regret
Choose well your words. They will go marching down the years
in the lives you touch.
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
Monday Motivation Quotes
We all need people who will give us feedback. That's how we improve.
It is important to surround yourself with people who lift you up,
encourage you, share your vision and inspire you.
There are chords in the hearts of the most reckless which cannot
be touched without emotion.
Edgar Allan Poe
Never use a long word where a short one will do.
Encouragement to others is something everyone can give.
A sense of closeness to Jesus is perhaps the most important
benefit to be found through the practice of being still in His Presence
and making quiet reflection a priority.
Sarah Young, Jesus Calling 50 Devotions for Encouragement
... when you commit an act of kindness, it causes elevated levels
of dopamine in the brain, which gives you a natural high
Bernadette Russell, The Little Book of Kindness
All of us are seeking the same thing. We share the desire to fulfill the
highest, truest expression of ourselves as human beings.
Oprah Winfrey, The Wisdom of Sundays
Too many people are disheartened by the thought that their business
is too small to be taken seriously by the general public. However,
Ray Kroc took one such business and turned it into a blazing success.
Richard J. Bowerman, Ray Kroc
You are heaven's Halley's comet; we have one shot at seeing you shine.
Set your goals high enough to inspire you and
low enough to encourage you.
Relentless people move mountains.
Relentless people make the impossible, possible.
Relentless people achieve miracles.
Wayne Allyn Root, The Power of Relentless
People say that God doesn't speak directly to us,
but I know that if you want to hear what God is saying to you,
all you have to do is ask.
Jodi Arndt, Little Moments Big God
If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones,
then you never will change the outcome.
It is only our daily bread that we are encouraged to ask for. The present is the only time in which any duty can be done or any grace received.
C. S. Lewis
You're welcomed, held, cherished just as you are and encouraged
to grow into all you'll become.
Holley Gerth, Coffee for Your Heart: 40 Mornings of Life-Changing Encouragement
Opportunity is in the eye of the beholder.
John C. Maxwell, Failing Forward
Potential can never be "full;" it is never-ending and our possibilities are infinite.
Mary Cay Ricci, Mindsets for Parents
You will not always be strong, but you can always be brave.
Human actions matter greatly; our choices and decisions make a difference.
Gordon T. Smith. Courage and Calling
To be disciplined or non-disciplined is a choice you make every minute in every hour of your life.
Russell Gerald Johnston, Random Wisdom
Whatever our regret, we can learn to use its lessons and its gifts.
Hamilton Beazley, No Regrets
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation, there is sure to be failure.
Either write something worth reading, or do something worth reading."
Short Graduation Quotes