65 Motivational Quotes

Let these motivational quotes give you encouragement and inspiration to achieve all that you can be. Plus find Daily Motivation for each and every day!


  1. "Confidence is the mother of incentive." Greg Henry Quinn
    Confidence



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



  4. "If you don't love something, youíre not going to go the extra mile, work the extra weekend, challenge the status quo as much." Steve Jobs
    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
    Quote of The Day



  6. "Adversity is the catalyst that forces us to stretch. It propels us to find solutions to problems ..." Catherine Pulsifer, Adversity An Advantage
    Quotes about Change



  7. Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay. Dalai Lama
    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
    Failure



  12. Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire. Confucius
    Cool



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



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



  15. Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. Norman Vincent Peale
    Encouraging Poems



  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
    Passion



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



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



  19. "You'll achieve far more personal satisfaction trying to impress yourself than you will trying to impress someone else." Kory Livingstone, Quiet Determination
    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
    Happy



  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
    Success



  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
    Achievement



  24. Time and money spent in helping people to do more for themselves is far better than mere giving. Henry Ford
    Helping Others



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



  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
    Inspirational Quotes



  28. The question is not, 'Do you have a problem?' The question is, 'Does the problem have you?' Joel Osteen
    Problem



  29. "... determination is the impetus for persistence and perseverance for taking action. Dorothy Wehunt, Rise Up to Yourself
    Determination



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



  32. I believe that nothing in life is unimportant
    Every moment can be a beginning
    And a time for decision
    John McLeod, I Believe
    Inspirational Poems



  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
    Dream



  35. "Anyone can launch a new company, but it takes patience, hard work, and commitment to make any new project a success." Warren Philip Gates, Success and the Powerful Introvert
    Positive



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



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



  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
    Famous



  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
    Coaching



  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
    Make A Difference



  43. God offers to every mind its choice between truth and repose. Take which you please - you can never have both. Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Truth



  44. Friendship is a strong and habitual inclination in two persons to promote the good and happiness of one another. Eustace Budgell
    Friendship Poems



  45. Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood. Helen Keller
    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
    Action



  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. "There's only one way to succeed in anything, and that is to give it everything. I do, and I demand that my players do." Vince Lombardi
    Best Motivational Quotes



  49. "Never before, since the beginning of time, has there ever been anybody exactly like you; and never again throughout all the ages to come will there ever be anybody exactly like you again." Dale Carnegie, How To Enjoy Your Life And Your Job
    Graduation



  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
    Attitude



  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
    Monday Motivational Quotes



  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
    Commitment



  53. Selling is the art of planting in the mind of another a motive that will induce favorable action. Napoleon Hill, Selling You!
    Motivational Sales Quotes



  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
    Team



  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
    Feeling



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



  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!
    Habit



  61. I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained. Walt Disney
    Meaningful



    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
    Music



  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
    Patience



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



  66. Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. George Eliot
    Greatness



  67. Inspiration, from whatever the source, arouses feelings within us that rekindle hope, ambition, and determination. It is a momentary whisper of encouragement and reassurance that causes us to become aware of our potential. Jim Rohn, The Five Major Pieces to the Life Puzzle
    Ambition



  68. I'm interested in making a path instead of following a trail. Michael Jackson
    Random



  69. ... importance is still a key variable in where we focus our effort, but it's kept in check by another factor: interest... It doesn't matter if you're the most disciplined person on earth. If you're not enjoying life and doing things that are interesting to you, you will become bored, disengaged and unhappy. Alykhan Gulamali, The Effort Matrix
    Effort



  70. People can foresee the future only when it coincides with their own wishes, and the most grossly obvious facts can be ignored when they are unwelcome. George Orwell
    Wish

         More Quotes to Motivate and Encourage


Daily Motivation

Monday, September 24, 2018
Thereís an old saying that if a lie is told often enough, it becomes the truth. Actually, it doesnít. What happens is that people simply start believing that itís true.
Bailey Jackson, How to Stop Comparing Yourself to Others



Sunday, September 23, 2018
You are a unique individual and have a purpose in life.
Robert Rain, Dealing With Jealousy, Insecurity and Trust Issues


Saturday, September 22, 2018
Motivators are not born - they are made. And they are almost always self-made.
Alan Loy Mcginnis, Bringing Out Best in People


Friday, September 21, 2018
... our ... tendency to disengage from tedious activities isn't a bug in our mental makeup, it's a feature. It's our body's way of telling us that we were designed do better things. To keep exploring and learning.
Daniel M. Cable, Alive at Work


Thursday, September 20, 2018
Your story is your memory of those life experiences that made you who you are today. It consists of ďthe best of times and the worst of times."
Bill DeFoore, Anger: Deal With It, Heal With It, Stop It From Killing You


Wednesday, September 19, 2018
... success is not just about how creative or smart or driven you are, but how well you are able to connect with, contribute to, and benefit from the ecosystem of people around you.
Shawn Achor, Big Potential


Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Whatever your age, whatever your game, you can learn how to use your mind more constructively. You can learn how to stay focused. You can learn to deal with adversity. Stay motivated during difficult times.
Gary Mack, Mind Gym


Monday, September 17, 2018
When people are looking down the barrel of failure in their lives, they will do whatever it takes to get themselves moving, something, anything, to start climbing upward toward the point of survival.
Jeff Olson, The Slight Edge


Sunday, September 16, 2018
To believe that God can reach us and bless us in the ordinary junctures of daily life is the stuff of prayer.
Richard Foster, Prayer: Finding the Heart's True Home


Saturday, September 15, 2018
The better students we are in life, the better teachers we can eventually become, as we gain knowledge through lifeís experiences.
Ken Poirot, Mentor Me


Friday, September 14, 2018
When you become certain that nothing is impossible for you, youíll attain everything you desire.
Wayne W. Dyer, Everyday Wisdom For Success


Thursday, September 13, 2018
Once you learn how to focus on the most important goals in your life, it becomes much easier to develop the strategies and the skills needed to accomplish them, and to see them become a reality.
David James, Focus: The Key to Success


Wednesday, September 12, 2018
I also believe mental preparation goes hand-in-hand with setting goals and hard work.
Alex Rodriguez


Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Confidence is the belief that you can accomplish something successfully and that you have the resources to do it. It is seen as one of the most important factors in performance.
Rhonda Cohen, Sport Psychology


Monday, September 10, 2018
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
Ralph Waldo Emerson


Sunday, September 9, 2018
Real wisdom, Godís wisdom, begins with a holy life and is characterized by getting along with others. It is gentle and reasonable, overflowing with mercy and blessings, not hot one day and cold the next, not two-faced. You can develop a healthy, robust community that lives right with God and enjoy its results only if you do the hard work of getting along with each other, treating each other with dignity and honor.
James 3:17-18 (MSG)



Saturday, September 8, 2018
"You can easily develop a habit if you so wish to do so and that habit can be formed by something you do over and over again until it becomes second nature."
Catherine Pulsifer


Friday, September 7, 2018
In reality, the richness of our lives is often equal to the risks we are courageous enough to take.
Sue Patton Thoele



Thursday, September 6, 2018
Why should you be optimistic?... The biggest reason is that attitude is the most impactful differentiator in business and personal progress. If you are able to maintain an optimistic, positive attitude, you can win the game you are playing.
Michael Dunar, Optimism


Wednesday, September 5, 2018
If you want to be happier at work, choose to be happy first and then look for a new job or start your own business.
Vicki Morris, Create Work You Love in 8 Weeks


Tuesday, September 4, 2018
If you want to truly improve your life and have the natural motivation you see other people enjoy, you really have little choice; but to start making some type of changes. Start attacking the things that zap your motivation.
Dr. Phillip Terrance, Tips & Tricks To Increasing Motivation


Monday, September 3, 2018
... the life we are living today is defined by the thoughts in oneís mind and the action implemented on the outside to be who we are.
Alexander Chase, Positive Thinking


Sunday, September 2, 2018
Remain humble and grateful for all your accomplishments, and know that a force greater than your ego is always at work in your life.
Wayne Dyer, The Invisible Force


Saturday, September 1, 2018
Many people tend to view uncertainty as a reason to shy away from making major, and sometimes even minor, decisions. When they do this, they aren't protecting themselves from uncertainty, instead they are shielding themselves from success.
Dave O'Brian, 7 Life Changing Lessons


Friday, August 31, 2018
Optimism and positivity keep your goals moving forward.
Renil M. George, Focus


Thursday, August 30, 2018
Expressing your anger appropriately will surely help you build lasting and better relationships; attain your career goals and live a satisfying and healthier life.
Paul James, Anger Management


Wednesday, August 29, 2018
A bully is one person. There are lots of great people out there in the world for you to meet. Don't let one bad egg, or a few bad eggs, spoil the bunch.
Jeff Davis, The Power of Authentic Leadership


Tuesday, August 28, 2018
I have found, however, that pessimism is escapable. Pessimists can in fact learn to be optimists, and not through mindless devices like whistling a happy tune or mouthing platitudes... but by learning a new set of cognitive skills.
Martin E.P. Seligman, Learned Optimism


Monday, August 27, 2018
Peak performance occurs because of the demanding nature of the situation, not in spite of it.
Martin Turner, Jamie Barker, What Business Can Learn From Sport Psychology


Sunday, August 26, 2018
Human history is the long terrible story of man trying to find something other than God which will make him happy.
C. S. Lewis


Saturday, August 25, 2018
Doing a little bit every day has a greater impact than doing a lot on one day. How much greater? Profoundly so, because a little bit every day is enough to grow into a lifelong foundational habit, and those are a big deal, as you'll see.
Stephen Guise, Mini Habits


Friday, August 24, 2018
There's no reason to fear (temporary) failure. What others may call a failure is only a temporary set back if you really believe in your dreams.
Kory Livingstone


Thursday, August 23, 2018
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


Wednesday, August 22, 2018
In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.
Jane Smiley


Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Being motivated is a vital aspect in wanting to work well.
Kate Keenan, Motivate


Monday, August 20, 2018
If there is a day you have eaten until you were full; if there is a time of joy you can recall; if you have escaped even once the clutches of death; if you can remember one or all of the above, then you have something to be grateful for.
Iyanla Vanzant, Until Today!


Sunday, August 19, 2018
If we really want to see the power of God, it has to be personal, and we have to be in a place where we need it.
Jennifer McAlister, Press On


Saturday, August 18, 2018
Morals and ethics undergird our entire system of business, relationships, government, finance, education, and even our very lives.
Henry Cloud, Integrity


Friday, August 17, 2018
Only through action have I unlocked the power inside of me to become the person that Iíve always wanted to be.
Mel Robbins, The 5 Second Rule


Thursday, August 16, 2018
Setting goals is one of the most important parts of improving anything in your life.
Jonny Bell, Sports Psychology


Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Habit is the intersection of knowledge (what to do), skill (how to do), and desire (want to do).
Stephen Covey


Tuesday, August 14, 2018
... individual contributions to the team's success are what I believe define a playerís legacy.
Johnny Osaki, NBA's 50 Greatest Basketball Players of All-Time


Monday, August 13, 2018
The story of the United States was not written by people who were handed everything. It was written by people reinventing their lives after encountering adversity - by immigrants and cast-offs from foreign lands who took a leap of faith to make a new start in a new land.
Rick Pitino, Rebound Rules: The Art of Success 2.0


Sunday, August 12, 2018
When you see your situation the same way you would if you were still an unbeliever, you are failing to realize what a great gift God has given you.
Wayne A. Mack, Courage


Saturday, August 11, 2018
Those who are grateful have more blessings and fulfillment in life than those who do not.
John F DeMartini, The Breakthrough Experience


Friday, August 10, 2018
I was never concerned with personal records. Playing to the best of my God-given ability was my attitude and motivation.
Pete Maravich,
Basketball Player


Thursday, August 9, 2018
Listening to someone talk about the toughest parts of his or her life triggers an internal barometer of truth in us, a part of the soul that resonates only with genuineness.
Keith Ablow, Living the Truth


Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Something that many people never realize is that confidence is, in fact, a skill.
Jonny Bell, Sports Psychology


Tuesday, August 7, 2018
I believe that alongside our natural ability to empathise with others, we also have a need for othersí kindness, which runs like a thread throughout our whole life.
Tim Cahill, The Kindness of Strangers


Monday, August 6, 2018
The secret to beating procrastination is that we need to keep motivated. Every day we must motivate ourselves because when we are motivated we have energy.
Priyanka Tripathi, Practice like a champion


Sunday, August 5, 2018
Just doing as well as you did last time is not good enough.
Michael Jackson


Saturday, August 4, 2018
To be fair, anxiety does serve a positive purpose in our lives. It can be motivating, helping us maintain peak performance.
Tanya J Peterson, The Mindfulness Workbook for Anxiety


Friday, August 3, 2018
... habits can be built from scratch, replaced, tweaked, or dumped... you can shape your automated behaviours the way you want.
Joanna Jast, Hack Your Habits


Thursday, August 2, 2018
... positive words can have an impact on a person's attitude.
John C. Maxwell, The Difference Maker


Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Realizing your ambitions, controlling your fate, and achieving unrivaled greatness is derived from knowing what to change, how to change, and, most importantly, why to change.
Dean Gualco


Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Not until I accepted responsibility for my past and stopped blaming my present situation on everyone but myself, did I realize that my history would not control my future.
Steve Gilliland, Making A Difference


Monday, July 30, 2018
A good strategy does more than urge us forward toward a goal or vision. A good strategy honestly acknowledges the challenges being faced and provides an approach to overcoming them.
Richard Rumelt, Good Strategy Bad Strategy


Sunday, July 29, 2018
Prayers are the very highest energy of which the mind is capable.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge


Saturday, July 28, 2018
If you want to experience exponential growth in your relationships, and your career, or just in your life, there is nothing more important and more pressing than healing hidden traumas.
Mastin Kipp, Claim Your Power


Friday, July 27, 2018
There is no time like the present
English Proverbs


Thursday, July 26, 2018
What seems to motivate people has to do with the results of their own efforts and the feeling that they are contributing to the overall success of the enterprise.
Kate Keenan, Motivate


Wednesday, July 25, 2018
The primary source of motivation to complete tasks ... isn't a big secret: emotions are intrinsic to all human motivation.
Mary Lamia, What Motivates Getting Things Done


Tuesday , July 24, 2018
... you will soon come to appreciate that action encourages action, which may give rise to motivation as a happy side-effect.
Ian Tuhovsky, Self-Discipline


Monday, July 23, 2018
Not having direction can destroy motivation, because without an obvious next action we succumb to procrastination.
Madhur Chugh, Motivation Made Simple


Sunday, July 22, 2018
Tomorrow is promised to no one.
Jason Tremere


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


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