60 Motivational Quotes

Let these motivational quotes give you encouragement and inspiration to achieve all that you can be. Plus find daily motivation to motivate you each and every day!

  1. 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

  2. Be yourself, who else is better qualified. Frank J. Giblin
  3. Be yourself, who else is better qualified. Frank J. Giblin

  4. In my opinion, a successful retirement takes place when you no longer need to work for money. Rather, the work you do is motivated by higher-level goals and purposes, not income generation. Rand Bennett, Retire Early
    Motivational Quotes for Work

  5. Bullies want to abuse you. Instead of allowing that, you can use them as your personal motivators.
    Nick Vujicic, Stand Strong
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  6. What motivates you to change, to take action?" Catherine Pulsifer
    Quotes about Change

  7. "You can't motivate all students with the same encouragement, because students don't all have achievement goals. Successful motivation needs to be targeted to their goals." Fiona McPherson, How to Approach Learning
    Words of Encouragement

  8. With patience there is less of a chance of giving up prematurely and it provides a sense of ease and fluidity to your change experience. Rebecca Jane, Mindfulness My Way
    Giving Up

  9. Words can hold such power,
    Especially if we allow them to.
    Julie Hebert, The Power of Words
    Motivational Poems

  10. . . .  humiliation that comes from such a failure can be a huge motivator to get better. Jonathan Harnum
  11. Failure does not occur until I quit trying. Creed McGregor, Daily Affirmations for Success and Happiness

  12. Waking up at 5 AM may be one of the most personally rewarding habits one can develop for improving productivity, decreasing stress and managing time. Michael Lombardi, The 5 AM Club

  13. Trust turns rejection, abandonment, disappointment, and loneliness into motivations rather than a deterrents. Iyanla Vanzant, Trust: Mastering the Four Essential Trusts

  14. People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily. Zig Ziglar

  15. We all have different internal motivators and are more likely to accomplish a task when we tap into our own 'why' rather than a carrot or stick approach. Dr. Rob Bell; Bill Parisi, Don't "Should" On Your Kids
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  16. Passion and perseverance, it turns out, matter more than talent or intelligence when it comes to being successful. Linda Kaplan Thaler, Grit to Great

  17. May your choices reflect your hopes not your fears. Nelson Mandela

  18. Whatever your past has been, you have a spotless future. Melanie Gustafson

  19. You must lead a good life. And a good life does not mean just good food, good clothes, good shelter. These are not sufficient. A good motivation is what is needed: compassion, without dogmatism, without complicated philosophy; just understanding that others are human brothers and sisters and respecting their rights and human dignity. Dalai Lama
    Poems about Life

  20. Have you ever noticed how positive people are happy people and negative people are miserable? Riley Stevens, 50 Ways to Change Your Life in 50 Minutes

  21. A lack of motivation is the number one killer of success. Philip Vang
  22. A lack of motivation is the number one killer of success. Philip Vang, Master Learning Box: You Are Smart

  23. I might live for the future and the achievement of the "When I Ö," but I can't really live in any other time than now. Kirsten Wreggitt, Before I Let You Go

  24. Christmas is the time to help others, to help the less fortunate. My prayer is that the Christmas spirit would stay with us all year long. Kate Summers
    Helping Others

  25. Gratitude and humility ... are critical in developing a successful mindset. Paul Brodie, Champion

  26. Your motivations are your own. You must master them if you want to do great work. Brian Knapp
  27. Your motivations are your own. You must master them if you want to do great work. Brian Knapp
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  28. The question is not, 'Do you have a problem?' The question is, 'Does the problem have you?' Joel Osteen

  29. "When you feel as though you're working on the same things over and over again and your kids aren't changing, it's important to remember the need to build internal motivation." Scott Turansky, Joanne Miller RN, The Christian Parenting Handbook

  30. What motivates people to act kindly to family and strangers? Gerald Campbell, Kindness: The 8 Laws of Kindness

  31. "The embarrassment of admitting you haven't been sticking to your goals is often enough to motivate you to continue." Richard D. Rawlings, End Bad Habits

  32. I believe that nothing in life is unimportant
    Every moment can be a beginning
    And a time for decision
    John McLeod, I Believe
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  33. "...there are those people who only live. These people have mundane lives that lack excitement or motivation." Ryanne Knight, Success
    Quotes about Life

  34. Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night. Edgar Allan Poe

  35. "In increasing your motivation, it's often helpful to clarify what you want for the future. If you know your desired outcome, that positive vision of the future can give you the energy that spurs you along on your journey to success." James Adler, Motivation

  36. Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates. Magic Johnson

  37. Retirement may be an ending, a closing, but it is also a new beginning. Catherine Pulsifer

  38. Make the right decision even when nobody's looking and you will always turn out okay. Oprah Winfrey
  39. Make the right decision even when nobody's looking and you will always turn out okay. Oprah Winfrey

  40. As a coach, you have to be the first one to believe that the person you are coaching has the potential to be great. You have to be an outstanding motivating force. Brad Peterson, Coaching: 7 Key Principles To Coach And Make Champions Out Of Ordinary People

  41. As you ramble through life, whatever be your goal; keep your eye upon the doughnut, and not upon the hole.
    Irish Quotes and Sayings

  42. Enthusiasm is the dynamic motivator that keeps one persistently working toward his goal. Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, Enthusiasm Makes the Difference
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  43. God offers to every mind its choice between truth and repose. Take which you please - you can never have both. Ralph Waldo Emerson

  44. Friends - always there no matter what the situation. There to share in the joy or to share in the sorrow. They are always willing to lend a hand no matter what needs to be done. Catherine Pulsifer, Words of Friendship
    Friendship Poems

  45. Begin to shine and glow in your community and touch the lives of others around you with the gifts and talents God has placed in you. Tunji Ogunjimi, Glory Realm Living
    Motivational Quotes about Life

  46. We realized that motivation (inspiration to action) is like a fire: the flames will be extinguished unless the fire is refueled. W. Clement Stone

  47. Another advantage of setting long-term goals is that they distract you from the short-term and keep you motivated in the midst of setbacks. Rand Bennett, Retire Early
    Goal Setting

  48. Have you ever needed to do a thorough cleaning of your home, only to find out that you just can't get inspired until you start a bit of it? That's because progress is going to help you improve your motivation, and in truth, progress is the greatest motivator. Monica Bell, Passive Income
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  49. "You can read motivational content but for motivation to last you must take action." Catherine Pulsifer

  50. "Failing is a judgment that we humans place on a given action. Rather than judgment, substitute this attitude: You cannot fail, you can only produce results." Wayne Dyer, Wisdom of the Ages

  51. "There are those who hate to see their birthday arrive. Ah, but not I. For each year is a gift, each day is a gift. I am thankful and am grateful for this day of my birth. I find motivation within to live this year so let it begin!" Theodore W. Higginsworth
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  52. "There is always a place in the world for those who are willing to give of their time, energy, capital, creativity, and commitment." Anthony Robbins

  53. High-potential leaders ... multiply the energy and skills of others. Their value lies not in what they can personally accomplish, but in how they can bring together and motivate other people to accomplish much more than any one individual could do on their own. Ram Charan, The High-Potential Leader

  54. We all need someone or something to give us our own "I can do it" moment to keep us moving forward. Doretha Dingler, In Pink
    Moving Forward

  55. Coaches are aware of how to ignite passion and motivate people. They have an energy that is contagious and know exactly how to get their team excited. Brian Cagneey, Coaching

  56. Positive attitude comes with motivation that something can be done anyway despite the prevailing circumstances. Dan Miller, Positive Attitude - Key to Success
    Positive Attitude

  57. One of the most efficient ways you can improve your life is by simply thinking in a more positive way. Robert Norman, Positive Thinking: 30 Days Of Motivation And Affirmations
    Positive Thinking

  58. When we allow bad times to linger too long in our minds, they become more than just a feeling of defeat. They become a season of discouragement. Jerry Grillo, 7 Strategis Prayers You Should Pray When Feeling Discouraged

  59. Remember - our experience is not what happened to us but how we react to that happening. Rajneesh Chaturvedi, Taming Mind

  60. To unlock and unleash your full potential, you should make a habit of daily goal setting and achieving for the rest of your life. Brian Tracy, Goals!

  61. Motivation that is intrinsic, meaning coming from within, is always going to be much greater than ... that which comes from outside sources. Joe Zeller, How To Wake Up Early: For Super Lazy People

    There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing. Denis Waitley
  62. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing. Denis Waitley
    Take A Risk Quotes

  63. Music can inspire creativity ... whether it triggers a subtle tap of our foot, a clap of our hands, or a dance involving our whole body, music physically moves us. Quite simply, music is transformational. Brett Blumenthal, 52 Small Changes for the Mind

  64. With the right attitudes and a bit of practice, we can learn to harness the power of patience in our lives... M. J. Ryan, The Power of Patience

  65. Never stop believing in yourself.
    When others doubt, don't you. Catherine Pulsifer, Believing in You
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Daily Motivation

Saturday, July 21, 2018
... we can be thankful even for trials because they serve a greater purpose.
Jennifer McAlister, Press On

Friday, July 20, 2018
... we now know that people who react positively to one another ... have greater access to expressions of humor, affection, and interest during arguments.
John Gottman, The Relationship Cure

Thursday, July 19
Emotional empathy is what motivates us to help others.
Brian Goldman, The Power of Kindness

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
No individual, organization, or society comes to character without struggle.
Gus Lee, Courage

Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Understand that the difference between a pedestrian performance and a peak performance begins and ends with your state of mind.
Jim Afremow, The Champion's Mind

Monday, July 16, 2018
Instead of being succumbed by the pressure and stress, you should rather use it as a motivator to take action.
Mike Mraz, Everything You Need To Know About Stress Management in 1,000 Words

Sunday, July 15, 2018
Having faith, beliefs, and convictions is a great thing, but your life is measured by the actions you take based upon them.
Nick Vujicic, Unstoppable: The Incredible Power of Faith in Action

Saturday, July 14, 2018
The way I see it, each person we come in contact with has something they are meant to offer us and something we are meant to offer them.
Orly Wahba, Kindness Boomerang

Friday, July 13, 2018
If you truly believe there are opportunities that you have yet to tackle, find out the real reason that door hasn't opened for you.
Eric Thomas, Greatness 21

Thursday, July 12, 2018
Minds are liked parachutes; they only work properly when they are open.
Russell Gerald Johnston, Random Wisdom

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
"In fact, for me that is the definition of genuine success itself: success is living every day the way you choose.
Rita Davenport

Tuesday, July 10, 2018
...in the midst of the simple ordinariness of everyday life, the work we do has the capacity to be good work that has profound worth and significance.
Gordon T. Smith. Courage and Calling

Monday, July 9, 2018
There are times in everyone's life when we feel that something overwhelmingly different is demanded of us. It is as if life is a great marriage feast to which we are invited.
R. Brian Stanfield, The Courage to Lead

Sunday, July 8, 2018
Every one says forgiveness is a lovely idea, until they have something to forgive.
C. S. Lewis

Saturday, July 7, 2018
Understand that the difference between a pedestrian performance and a peak performance begins and ends with your state of mind.
Jim Afremow, The Champion's Mind

Friday, July 6, 2018
Accept full responsibility for everything that happens in your life.
Russell Gerald Johnston, Random Wisdom

Thursday, July 5, 2018
Whatever our regret, we can learn to use its lessons and its gifts.
Hamilton Beazley, No Regrets

Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Whenever you feel you are drifting away from your path, remind yourself of the motivation that helped to choose the path in the first place.
Kenneth J Hutchins, 10 Powerful Habits of Successful People

Tuesday, July 3, 2018
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting; by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
Pierre Abelard

Monday, July 2, 2018
"Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement."
W. Clement Stone

Sunday, July 1, 2018
"When it comes to prayer, we sometimes only think about the big things. But nothing is too small to bring to God in prayer. He is interested in even the smallest details.
Greg Laurie

Saturday, June 30, 2018
Ask yourself the secret of YOUR success. Listen to your answer, and practice it."
Richard Bach

June 29, 2018
Champions keep playing until they get it right.
Billie Jean King

June 28, 2018
You won't be happy, whatever you do, unless you're comfortable with your own conscience.
Lucille Ball

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Each morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
You make a living by what you get; you make a life by what you give.
Winston Churchill

Monday, June 25, 2018
There are people who are wise enough and motivated enough to change their lives and live their dreams, and then there are those who need a kick in the pants to change their ways.
Les Brown

Sunday, June 24, 2018
The world needs less heat and more light. It needs less of the heat of anger, revenge, retaliation, and more of the light of ideas, faith, courage, aspiration, joy, love and hope.
Wilfred Peterson

Saturday, June 23, 2018
The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection.
George Orwell

Friday, June 22, 2018
Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.
Francis Bacon

Thursday, June 21, 2018
The best way to influence is to gain credibility- to get people to trust you and support your ideas.
Elaina Zuker, Seven Secrets of Influence

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Experience is a grindstone; and it is lucky for us, if we can get brightened by it, and not ground.
Josh Billings

Tuesday, June 19, 2018
What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.
Ralph Marston

Monday, June 18, 2018
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Saint Teresa of Avila

Sunday, June 17, 2018
God always strives together with those who strive.

Saturday, June 16, 2018
You create your opportunities by asking for them.
Shakti Gawain

Friday, June 15, 2018
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.
Scott Hamilton

Thursday, June 14, 2018
Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.
Joan Lunden

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Life holds so many simple blessings, each day bringing its own individual wonder.
John McLeod

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Every day is a good day to be alive, whether the sun's shining or not.
Marty Robbins

Monday, June 11, 2018
I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you're prepared for it.
Denzel Washington

Sunday, June 10, 2018
If God sends you down a stony path, may he give you strong shoes.
Irish Proverb

Saturday, June 9, 2018
Believe in yourself and step out unafraid.
By misgivings and doubt be not easily swayed.
Edgar A. Guest, Believe In Yourself

Friday, June 8, 2018
... deep down we know the highest form of community is family. I didnít say the easiest, but it is the best and the most rewarding form.
Gary Smalley, Let's Do Family Together: 7 Keys for Generations of Love and Honor

Thursday, June 7, 2018
There is no achievement without failure. To even imply that it might be possible gives people the wrong impression.
John Maxwell

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Effort is the diligent application of concentrated action. Success, therefore, is the totality of daily, repeated focused action.
Byron R. Pulsifer

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
It's your decision, on what dreams you make come true.
Chelci Biggs, Dreams

Monday, June 4, 2018
The person who is his own master cannot tolerate another boss.
Chinese Proverb

Sunday, June 3, 2018
God is not partial and never plays favorites. He is a loving Father who has given us one blessing and promise after another in His Word.
Andrea Merrell, Praying for the Prodigal

Saturday, June 2, 2018
Coaching is the fastest, most powerful way to develop leaders at all levels.
Robert Hargrove

Friday, June 1, 2018
The truly good listeners of the world do more than just listen. They listen, seek to understand, and then validate.
Michael S. Sorensen, I Hear You

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