Inspirational Quotes

These inspirational quotes truly reflect the the thinking of the great minds of authors, speakers, and people of all walks of life. Start your day on a positive note! For quotes sorted by topic scroll down the page.

"Inspiration and motivation may come from others, but true inspiration comes from within."

"There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread."
Mother Teresa

"Those moments when you woke up inspired or had a 'light bulb' come on - that is your intuition."
Michael Henson, Morning Routine

"We could never learn to be brave and patient if there were only joy in the world."
Helen Keller

"Reflect on insights and revelations from your devotions, prayers that you've had, needs you've experienced in your personal life, scriptures or texts that are important or inspirational to you."
Meredith Lane, Self Discovery and Healing Through Journaling

"Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire."
Oprah Winfrey

"If you know what you want to achieve in life, then you are more inspired to change for the better."
Josh David, People Skills Guide

"When you wish someone joy, you wish them peace, love, prosperity, happiness - all the good things."
Maya Angelou

"Do your best to spend time with your friends. They will keep you inspired, supported, and determined."
Felix Oberman, The Ultimate Guide to Declutter Your Life and Organize your Mind

"A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds; it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change."
Earl Nightingale

"A Business Coach: provides encouragement, encourages open discussion, provides inspiration and motivation."
Byron & Catherine Pulsifer

"The optimist lives on the peninsula of infinite possibilities; the pessimist is stranded on the island of perpetual indecision."
William Arthur Ward

"I know that serving others has been a source of inspiration, a source of strength, a reinforcement of faith, and an illustration of my life’s purpose."
Dr. Rachel Talton, Flourish: Have it All Without Losing Yourself

We live in a day of unlimited possibilities, but that doesn't mean we should engage in unlimited practices.
David Jeremiah

"We are surrounded by infinite amounts of opportunities to inspire other people and bring total joy into our lives at the same time."
Frank Arrigazzi, TIP TOP Spiritual Lessons

"We must strive to live with purpose. When we live with purpose, we feel good inside."
Brenda Nathan, Gratitude Journal: A Daily Appreciation

"And no matter how old you are, find people older than you are who can inspire you."
Noelle C. Nelson, Happy Healthy.. . . Dead

"Now there's only one way to ensure you’re enthusiastic about what you've chosen to do, with the ultimate aim of achieving success, and that is simply doing something you love doing."
Jonathan Mills, How to Be Successful in Business and in Life

"Your body houses the inspiration, the creative juices that give you the drive to change your direction and/ or move forward."
Rebecca Jane, Mindfulness My Way

"What is your purpose for being here? (We all have one.) What can you contribute to the good of others? For when we seek and find that vision, God opens the path."
Roz Swartz Williams, The Mourning Chronicles

"Intelligence manifests itself in a lot of ways. Inspiration, education, action, enlightenment, creative, awakening, reclusive, expressive, or a dozen different ways."
Michele Gilbert,The Introvert

"Before you make a life changing decision, think on it for 24 hours."
Patricia Akins, Things They Don't Teach You In High School: But You Need To Know!

"It's always easy to get yourself to do something when you're inspired or motivated. It's completely different when you're not feeling up to the challenge."
Alex Altman, Time Is Money

"You must choose whether you want to be in control or if you want to let life, circumstances or others control you."
Theo Gold, Confidence: Become Unstoppable!

"A walk to a nearby park may give you more energy and inspiration in life than spending two hours in front of a screen."
Tsang Lindsay, Live Free: Re-Write Your Story

"Maybe today you don't achieve everything you want, but if you aim always in the same direction, you will be a person destined to succeed."
Mauricio González Vidal

"The purpose of visualization is just to give you a glimpse of the possible outcomes to inspire you to take consistent action."
Sandra Leon, Success And Happiness

"The best thing about a gratitude list is that it can change your mood and bring you back to focus on the positive things in life."
D.D. Tai, Mind: How To Pleasure Your Mind Everyday

"Lack of clarity is not inspiring, and in fact the anxiety about not knowing where you are going is fairly contagious."
Cassie Parks, Marrketing to Serve

"Constantly visualizing your goals will also help yourself stay motivated in the long run."
Mark Snyder, Productive Makeover Success: Simple Guide to Getting More Done in Less Time

"There's nothing that inspires that deep sense of belonging like shared empathy!"
Brené Brown, Daring Greatly

"We have a destiny that is ours and no other's. But for us to walk in our destinies, we must acknowledge that truth. Otherwise, why are we here?"
Daniel Longwe, Your Place of Destiny

"Children are the best inspiration. They love unconditionally, forgive easily, are brutally honest about how they feel and they have no sense of judgment or resentment."
Rowena Cauba, Happiness

"Have a positive attitude toward life. It does not mean that you are unrealistic, but that you know that you can turn around whatever happens in your life."
Julia Vergara, Awaken Through Parenting

"Some people feel they like they're supposed to wait for inspiration."
Strange Flow, the Extreme Motivation Book

"I know how challenging it can be to think positive when there are so many things going wrong in your life, but until you change the way that you think, you will not achieve the life that you are looking for."
David A. Hunter, Positive Thinking

"People need to live in a place where their worship, praise, and prayer life are observable and inspirational to others."
Graham Cooke; Gary Goodell, Permission Granted to Do Church Differently in the 21st Century

"Thinking about your fears can be difficult, and sometimes emotional, but don't beat yourself up over these fears and the ways they may have held you back."
Colleen Archer

"The biggest risk-takers of today and the noblemen of tomorrow. The successful ones often time become inspiration to the world, someone people strike to be like."
Amar Hasic, Entrepreneur Royale: The Everyday Principles Of Today's Most Successful Entrepreneurs

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Inspirational Quotes by Topic
Accomplishment   |   Accountability   |  Achievement   |  Action   |  Adversity   |  Age   |  Angel   |  Anger   |  Appreciation   |  Attitude

Balance   |  Beauty   |  Believe   |  Believe in Yourself   |  Being Yourself   |  Birthday   |  Blame   |  Blessed   |  Book   |  Brotherhood

Challenge   |  Character   |  Quotes about Change   |  Children   |  Choices   |  Christmas Quotes   |  Christmas Wishes   |  Coaching   |  Comfort Zone   |  Common sense   |  Communication   |   Commitment   |  Compassion   |  Complaining   |  Confidence   |  Courage   |  Customer Service

Daughter   |  Dare   |  Death   |  Decision   |   Destiny   |  Determination   |  Discouraged   |  Doubt   |  Diversity   |  Dream

Effort   |  Words of Encouragement   |  Encouraging   |   Enthusiasm   |  Example   |  Excuses   |  Experience

Family   |  Famous Quotes   |  Failure   |  Faith   |  Fate   |  Father   |   Fear   |   Focus   |  Forgiveness   |  Friend   |  Friendship   |  Funny   |  Future

Genius   |  Generosity   |  Giving   |   Goals   |  God   |   Good Quotes   |   Gossip   |  Graduation   |  Grandmother   |  Grandfather   |  Greatness Quotes   |  Grief Quotes

Habit   |  Quotes about Being Happy   |  Happiness   |  Health   |  Helping Others   |  Home   |  Honesty   |  Hope   |  Humor   |  Husband

Imagination   |  Influence


Kindness   |  Knowledge

Laughter   |   Leadership   |   Quotes about Life   |  Funny Life   |  Listening   |  Love Quotes   |  Luck

Making A Difference   |  Marriage   |  Memory   |  Miracles   |   Mistakes   |   Mother   |  Motivation Quotes   |  Music

New Beginnings

Opportunity   |  Optimistic

Passion   |  Patience   |  Peace   |  Perseverance   |   Persistence   |  Positive Quotes   |  Positive Attitude   |  Positive Thinking   |  Potential   |  Possibilities   |  Prayer   |  Preparation   |  Problem   |  Procrastination   |  Purpose

Questioning   |  Never Quit   |  Quotations

Regret   |  Relaxing   |   Retirement   |   Risk

Sharing   |  Simplicity   |  Sister   |   Sports   |   Stress   |  Success   |  Sympathy

Teacher   |   Time   |  Teamwork   |  Thanksgiving   |   Tolerance   |  Top 10 Quotes   |   Trouble   |   Trust

Vacations   |  Valentines Day Quotes   |   Vision

Wealth   |   Wisdom   |   Wish   |   Work   |   Worry

Inspirational quotes have been used by many to express thoughts and make a point. To quote Michael Lynber, "Aristotle collected them. Shakespeare used them in his plays. Winston Churchill found them to be a powerful rhetorical device, as did Lincoln, Kennedy, and many other leaders." And to quote William Feather, "The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs, fables, folk sayings and quotations." We hope our collection is one that will encourage and inspire you.

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