We all need words of encouragement. Here you will find words
that offer inspiration and comfort. Words that will give you confidence and
optimism. Let them be ones that give you thoughts of support and
reassurance. Share them with others who could use some encouraging words!
Words by famous people are great to share with others if they are going through
hard times. We all need uplifting, encouraging words to help us cope with challenges.
Positive Words of Encouragement
Let these positive words give you encouraging thoughts for your day!
Keeping your attitude positive (looking for the good in every situation) can be an
encouragement in itself!
Thoughts and feelings tend to become less bothersome and go away on their own once we start giving them less attention.
Giulia Suro Learning to Thrive
Positive Life Quotes
We want to add beliefs that build us up, encourage us and support us.
We want beliefs that are 'the wind beneath our wings', causing
us to soar and to be all we can be.
Barbara Lucas, Put Hand to Plow
Words of Encouragement for Kids
Much of the difference you make tomorrow will start with what you do today.
Ernie J Zelinski Make A Difference Encouragement for your day, today!
Happiness is your responsibility. If you depend or wait for other people to make you happy you will always be disappointed.
Byron Pulsifer, Responsibility for Happiness Happy
I have been a reader of biographies for many years, and I have yet to find a successful person whose life was free from problems and difficulties.
Warren W. Wiersbe, The Bumps Are What You Climb On
Everyone has a story. Put another way, everyone's life is a story.
Dan B. Allender, To Be Told
Poems about Life
Choose well your words. They will go marching down the years
in the lives you touch.
Appreciation Poems Words of encouragement to remind us to think before we speak.
Being motivated is more than simply doing the things we have to do.
It's also about identifying and cutting out the things we should stop.
Andrew Alexander, Deconstructing Motivation
We all have the ability to replace a negative thought with a positive one.
You must be aware of what you are thinking about!
Yvonne Haughton, Good Night Insomnia
Encourage continued communication sometimes all it takes is a nod of your head or a brief word, or listening sounds.
Clive Harman, How to Communicate Effectively
We can become quiet and by doing so the door to Silence opens.
Robert Sardello, Silence
Don't work 70 hours a week just to get paid. Spend time up front
determining your purpose.
Andrew Tye, 33 Professional Development Tips
Just like taking a nice warm shower cleanses our bodies, we need to detoxify and cleanse our minds as often and as consistently as we can.
Dane Krauss, The Meditation Guidebook For Beginners
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.
Og Mandino, The Choice
You could be the world's best garbage man,
the world's best model; it don't matter what you do if you're the best.
Muhammad Ali Best Motivational Quotes Encouraging you to be the best no matter what your job!
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 Time
Competitive spirit is still at a premium. The more you win, the
better you play, the more money you make, so they all have that in mind.
Wayne Gretzky Mindset
There are chords in the hearts of the most reckless which cannot
be touched without emotion.
Edgar Allan Poe Feeling
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
It is important to surround yourself with people who lift you up,
encourage you, share your vision and inspire you.
Les Brown Vision I would add that we should all be an encouraging influence on those around you.
Words of Encouragement for Hard Times
We all face hard times. Encouraging words can
be an inspiration for us.
"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
The beach of life can be anything and everything from tranquil, calm,
sunny, peaceful, and magically wonderful to gray, overcast, turbulent,
roller-coaster-y, or stormy.
Barbara Legan, Trust + Love = Joy
Beach Quotes Words of encouragement to remind us we all have ups and downs.
Rarely is the better life achieved by following the same path.
Dean Gualco, Making a Difference
Life Changing Encouragement to change - we can't have different results if we keep doing what
we have always done!
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
We need to go from seeing anxiety as an uncontrollable juggernaut of destruction, to an inconvenient, uncomfortable, but ultimately manageable difficulty.
John Crawford, Anxiety Relief
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
Sometimes when you are in a dark place you think you have
been buried, but actually you have been planted.
Times of sadness, sickness, loss, or deprivation will pass.
Mo Gawdat, Solve For Happy
Your mind is like a magnet - it attracts into your life whatever
you think about most.
Paul and Tracey McManus, The 7 Great Prayers
Attitude Words of encouragement to keep your thoughts positive.
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.
Moving Forward Words of encouragement that we can all relate to. How many times do we
look back 6 months later and realize that the failures were stepping stones to moving forward.
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.
Joel Osteen Support
"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
What adrenaline is able to chemically and physiologically do for the body, encouragement is able to emotionally and psychologically do for the soul.
Mark Chanski, Encouragement
Winning lifts everyone it touches -it just makes the world a better place.
Jack Welch, Winning
Your destiny is the story of your life, and you get to tell the story your way.
Scott Allan, Drive Your Destiny
Everybody has problems, but everybody also has blessings in life.
Robert W. Bly, Count Your Blessings
Blessed Help yourself by refocusing your thoughts to count
your blessings not your troubles.
Relentless people move mountains.
Relentless people make the impossible, possible.
Relentless people achieve miracles.
Wayne Allyn Root, The Power of Relentless
Choosing to act with compassion and love and lifting others
up is shining your light.
Neviesh Perry, To my Sisters
Today is the oldest you have been, and the youngest you will ever be.
Make the most of it!
Rediscover your inner child. Jump in a puddle, build a sandcastle, run up a hill, kick up some autumn leaves, throw a snowball.
Julia Laflin, 100 Things to Pick You Up When You're Feeling Down
Set your goals high enough to inspire you and
low enough to encourage you.
People who fail often work as hard as those who succeed.
The major difference is that successful people put their time into activities
that give higher pay-back.
Robyn Pearce, Getting a Grip on Time Management
Winning in life is more than outpacing out your opponents; it is maximizing
your potential to the fullest of your ability.
Dr. Ignatius K Otchere-Asamoah, Destined to Win
The only way you can find out where people are in the process of determining
what feels right is to ask questions and listen carefully to their answers.
Sidney C.Walker, How to Double Your Sales by Asking a Few More Questions
Focus on improving yourself and I guarantee that the quality of
people you spend time with will dramatically improve.
J. D. David, How to Make Friends
The strongest people are not those who show strength in front of us
but those who win battles we know nothing about.
Strength and Courage
I'm grateful for my faith. It carries me through when I see nothing else
to help me through a situation.
Aliya Saige, 100 Daily Blessings
You will not always be strong, but you can always be brave.
Change your words and you will change your feelings. Replace ĎI have to do ití with ĎI want to do ití.
Lucy Lane, The Little Book of Happiness
When something bad happens, you have three choices:
You can either let it define you, let it destroy you or let it strengthen you.
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 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
"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
Words of Encouragement for Women
Whatever our regret, we can learn to use its lessons and its gifts.
Hamilton Beazley, No Regrets
Hold up the mirror and see yourself the way you really are, rather than as we like to think we are.
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
We all need hope, to know that despair doesnít have to be the end of the story, that God doesnít want it to be the end of our story.
Alison Young, Hope Beyond Despair
All we can control is the moment we are in right now.
Yolanda V Acree, Mindful Simplicity
We hope you have found inspiration from these words of encouragement. Many times
positive encouraging words or quotes will encourage us and help keep our focus on the good rather than the
bad. Our attitude reflects positivity or negativity, the choice is always ours.
Words can hurt or they can uplift. Are you using encouraging words
in your thoughts to yourself?
Are you using encouraging words when you speak to others? Support others
by choosing encouraging positive words. Be an encourager rather than a critic.