ᐅTop143+ Motivational Quotes To Inspire and Win

“Courage is like a muscle. We strengthen it by use.” —Ruth Gordo

“Someone will declare, “I am the leader!” and expect everyone to get in line and follow him or her to the gates of heaven or hell. My experience is that it doesn’t happen that way. Others follow you based on the quality of your actions rather than the magnitude of your declarations.” ―Bill Walsh

“If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” —Frederick Douglass

“The battles that count aren't the ones for gold medals. The struggles within yourself—the invisible, inevitable battles inside all of us—that's where it's at." —Jesse Owens

“The best way out is always through.” ―Robert Frost

“First forget inspiration. Habit is more dependable. Habit will sustain you whether you're inspired or not. Habit will help you finish and polish your stories. Inspiration won't. Habit is persistence in practice.” ―Octavia Butler

‘We can see through others only when we can see through ourselves.” – Bruce Lee

“Nothing ever goes away until it teaches us what we need to know.”

“Nothing ever goes away until it teaches us what we need to know.” – Pema Chodron

“The two most important days in your life are the day you’re born and the day you find out why.” – Mark Twain

“True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.” — C.S. Lewis

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” —Earl Nightingale

“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.” —Henry David Thoreau

“It’s not the will to win that matters—everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.” —Paul Bryant

“Sometimes magic is just someone spending more time on something than anyone else might reasonably expect.” —Raymond Joseph Teller

“Resilience is when you address uncertainty with flexibility.”

“If we take care of the moments, the years will take care of themselves.” —Maria Edgeworth

“For the great doesn’t happen through impulse alone, and is a succession of little things that are brought together.” —Vincent van Gogh

“It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness.” —Lucius Annaeus Seneca

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own two ears.” —Laird Hamilton

“Ideation without execution is delusion.” — Robin Sharma

“Never let success get to your head and never let failure get to your heart.” —Drake

“You carry the passport to your own happiness.” —Diane von Furstenberg

“Don’t worry about failure; you only have to be right once.” —Drew Houston

“I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.” — Thomas A. Edison

“Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” — Babe Ruth

“The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.” — Ayn Rand

“Everything you've ever wanted is sitting on the other side of fear.” — George Addair

“Hustle beats talent when talent doesn’t hustle” – Ross Simmonds

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” — Arthur Ashe

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” — Aristotle

“You cannot always control what goes on outside. But you can always control what goes on inside.” — Wayne Dyer

“When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” — Henry Ford

“We need to accept that we won’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes – understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success.” — Ariana Huffington

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been given a no. Only to find that a better, brighter, bigger yes was right around the corner.” — Arlan Hamilton

“It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.” — Bill Gates

“We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy.” — Arthur Ashe

“If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” — Wayne Dyer

“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” — Confucius

“Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” — Henry Ford

“If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.” —Erica Jong

“I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself.” —Arianna Huffington

“I will not lose, for even in defeat, there’s a valuable lesson learned, so it evens up for me.” —Jay-Z

"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.” —Carl Sagan

“The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes

"The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel." —Steve Furtick

"A year from now you will wish you had started today."

"I never look back, darling. It distracts from the now." —Edna Mode

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently.” ―Maya Angelou

"Worry is a misuse of imagination." —Unknown

“The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.” ―Arthur C. Clarke

“Fear of what other people will think is the single most paralyzing dynamic in business and in life. The best moment of my life was the day I realized that I no longer give a damn what anybody thinks. That’s enormously liberating and freeing, and it’s the only way to live your life and do your business” — Cindy Gallop

“If the decisions you make about where you invest your blood, sweat, and tears are not consistent with the person you aspire to be, you’ll never become that person.” ―Clayton M. Christensen

Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is a quiet voice at the end of the day saying, "I will try again tomorrow." —Mary Anne Radmacher

“The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.” ―Epicurus

“Do not wait for the perfect time and place to enter, for you are already onstage.”

“Live out of your imagination, not your history.” —Stephen Covey

“Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.” ―Abraham Lincoln

“If you really want to do something, you'll find a way. If you don't, you'll find an excuse.” ―Jim Rohn

“If you can't yet do great things, do small things in a great way.” ―Napoleon Hill

“I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” —Mark Twain

“What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.”

“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” —Albert Einstein

“Life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact: Everything around you that you call life was made up by people that were no smarter than you. And you can change it, you can influence it… Once you learn that, you'll never be the same again.” —Steve Jobs

“Take your victories, whatever they may be, cherish them, use them, but don’t settle for them.” —Mia Hamm

“Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” —Bo Jackson

“The only one who can tell you “you can’t win” is you and you don’t have to listen.” —Jessica Ennis

“He that can have patience can have what he will.” ―Benjamin Franklin

“Small is not just a stepping-stone. Small is a great destination itself.” ―Jason Fried

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost.” ―Martha Graham

“Rivers know this: there is no hurry. We shall get there some day.” ―A.A. Milne

“True freedom is impossible without a mind made free by discipline.” ―Mortimer J. Adler

“Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” —Warren Buffet

“Don’t look at your feet to see if you are doing it right. Just dance.”

“Don't look at your feet to see if you are doing it right. Just dance.” ―Anne Lamott

“If you believe something needs to exist, if it's something you want to use yourself, don't let anyone ever stop you from doing it.” —Tobias Lütke

“I have stood on a mountain of no’s for one yes.” —Barbara Elaine Smith

“Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark. Aim for the company of immortals.” ―David Ogilvy

“Show up, show up, show up, and after a while the muse shows up, too.” —Isabel Allende

“Don't settle for average. Bring your best to the moment. Then, whether it fails or succeeds, at least you know you gave all you had.” —Angela Bassett

“Inspiration does exist, but it must find you working.” —Pablo Picasso

“You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.” —Zig Ziglar

“When you leave work on Friday, leave work. Don’t let technology follow you throughout your weekend (answering text messages and emails) take a break you will be more refreshed to begin the workweek if you have had a break.” —Catherine Pulsifer

“Make a Friday a day to celebrate work well done that you can be proud of knowing that you just didn’t put in time to the next paycheck.” —Byron Pulsifer

“Every Friday, I like to high five myself for getting through another week on little more than caffeine, willpower, and inappropriate humor.” —Nanea Hoffman

“Oh! It’s Friday again. Share the love that was missing during the week. In a worthy moment of peace and bliss.” —S. O’Sade

“Friday sees more smiles than any other day of the workweek!”—Kate Summers

“Your Monday morning thoughts set the tone for your whole week. See yourself getting stronger, and living a fulfilling, happier & healthier life.” – Germany Kent

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.”

“Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer

“Mondays are the start of the work week which offer new beginnings 52 times a year!“ – David Dweck

“When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love…” – Marcus Aurelius

"You cannot plow a field by turning it over in your mind. To begin, begin." ―Gordon B. Hinckley

“I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.” —Lucille Ball

“One of the differences between some successful and unsuccessful people is that one group is full of doers, while the other is full of wishers.” — Edmond Mbiaka

“The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes.” — William James

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” ―Theodore Roosevelt

“If you can dream it, you can do it.” ―Walt Disney

“Do the best you can. No one can do more than that.” ―John Wooden

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” — Stephen R. Covey

“If you’re not positive energy, you’re negative energy.” -Mark Cuban

“Don't let someone else's opinion of you become your reality” — Les Brown

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” — George Eliot

“Love your family, work super hard, live your passion.

“Love your family, work super hard, live your passion.” — Gary Vaynerchuk

“Opportunities don't happen, you create them.” — Chris Grosser

“Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.” — Dalai Lama

“I invite everyone to choose forgiveness rather than division, teamwork over personal ambition.” — Jean-Francois Cope

“Remember, teamwork begins by building trust. And the only way to do that is to overcome our need for invulnerability.” — Patrick Lencioni

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” — Henry Ford

“Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” — Andrew Carnegie

“Individual commitment to a group effort—that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilisation work.” — Vince Lombardi

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.”

“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.” — Michael Jordan

“I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realise I should have been more specific.” — Lily Tomlin

“Life is like a sewer… what you get out of it depends on what you put into it.” — Tom Lehrer

“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.” — Winnie the Pooh

“I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.” — Oscar Wilde

“Work until your bank account looks like a phone number.”

“Be a positive energy trampoline – absorb what you need and rebound more back.” — Dave Carolan

“The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs, one step at a time.” — Joe Girard

“Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.” —Augustine Og Mandino

“You’ll find that education is just about the only thing lying around loose in this world, and it’s about the only thing a fellow can have as much of as he’s willing to haul away.” —John Graham

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” —Amelia Earhart

“You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction.” — George Lorimer

“He is a wise man who does not grieve for the things which he has not, but rejoices for those which he has.” – Epictetus

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” – David Brinkley

“The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.” – Dale Carnegie

“A man who has committed a mistake and doesn’t correct it is committing another mistake.” – Confucius Kongzi

“One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” – Benjamin Disraeli

“One man with courage makes a majority.” – Andrew Jackson

“Try not to become a man of success, but rather become a man of value.” – Albert Einstein

“He who conquers himself is the mightiest warrior.” — Confucius

“I swear, by my life and my love of it, that I will never live for the sake of another man, nor ask another man to live for mine.” — Ayn Rand

“Women must learn to play the game as men do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“It took me quite a long time to develop a voice, and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” – Madeleine Albright

“We need women at all levels, including the top, to change the dynamic, reshape the conversation, to make sure women’s voices are heard and heeded, not overlooked and ignored.” – Sheryl Sandberg

“If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.”

“If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.” – Margaret Thatcher

“When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.” – Diane Von Furstenberg

“A witty woman is a treasure; a witty beauty is a power.” ― George Meredith

“No woman wants to be in submission to a man who isn’t in submission to God!” ― T D Jakes

“The thing women have yet to learn is nobody gives you power. You just take it. ” ― Roseanne Barr

“Some women choose to follow men, and some choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore.” — Lady Gaga

“Whenever you see a successful woman, look out for three men who are going out of their way to try to block her.” – Yulia Tymoshenko

“The strongest actions for a woman is to love herself, be herself and shine amongst those who never believed she could.”

We don’t just sit around and wait for other people. We just make, and we do.” — Arlan Hamilton

Women challenge the status quo because we are never it.” — Cindy Gallop

“It’s not about better time management. It’s about better life management” — Alexandra of The Productivity Zone

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.” — Steve Jobs

“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” — Tony Robbins

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” — Thomas Edison

“When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” — Paulo Coelho

“I’m a greater believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” — Thomas Jefferson

“Either you run the day or the day runs you.” — Jim Rohn

“Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus. “ — Alexander Graham Bell

“Goal setting is the secret to a compelling future.” — Tony Robbins

“To know how much there is to know is the beginning of learning to live.” —Dorothy West

“Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first, the lesson afterwards.” ―Vernon Sanders Law

“If you are working on something that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.” — Steve Jobs

“You learn more from failure than from success. Don’t let it stop you. Failure builds character.”

“You learn more from failure than from success. Don’t let it stop you. Failure builds character.” - selfmadequotes

“Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” — Will Rogers

“The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty." — Winston Churchill

“Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.” ―W. P. Kinsella

“I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” —Estée Lauder

“Success is peace of mind, which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you made the effort to become the best of which you are capable.” —John Wooden

“There are three ways to ultimate success: The first way is to be kind. The second way is to be kind. The third way is to be kind.” —Mister Rogers

"Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. The slogan 'Press On' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race." —Calvin Coolidge

“Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.” —Dale Carnegie

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy looking for it.” — Henry David Thoreau

"The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same." — Colin R. Davis

"It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation." — Herman Melville

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.”

"Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts." — Winston S. Churchill

“Nature has given us all the pieces required to achieve exceptional wellness and health, but has left it to us to put these pieces together.”—Diane McLaren

“It is only when we take chances, when our lives improve. The initial and the most difficult risk that we need to take is to become honest. —Walter Anderson

“When you change your thoughts, remember to also change your world.”—Norman Vincent Peale

“When you give joy to other people, you get more joy in return. You should give a good thought to happiness that you can give out.”— Eleanor Roosevelt

“Stay away from those people who try to disparage your ambitions. Small minds will always do that, but great minds will give you a feeling that you can become great too.” — Mark Twain

“Learn as if you will live forever, live like you will die tomorrow.” — Mahatma Gandhi

“We cannot solve problems with the kind of thinking we employed when we

“We cannot solve problems with the kind of thinking we employed when we came up with them.” — Albert Einstein

“You don’t set out to build a wall. You don't say ‘I’m going to build the biggest, baddest, greatest wall that’s ever been built.’ You don’t start there. You say, ‘I’m going to lay this brick as perfectly as a brick can be laid.’ You do that every single day. And soon you have a wall.” — Will Smith

“I’d always end up broken down on the highway. When I stood there trying to flag someone down, nobody stopped. But when I pushed my own car, other drivers would get out and push with me. If you want help, help yourself – people like to see that.” — Chris Rock

“If you trust in yourself... and believe in your dreams... and follow your star... you’ll still get beaten by people who spent their time working hard and learning things and weren’t so lazy.” — Terry Pratchett

“I constantly get out of my comfort zone. Looking cool is the easiest way to mediocrity. The coolest guy in my high school ended up working at a car wash. Once you push yourself into something new, and whole new world of opportunities opens up. But you might get hurt. In fact you will get hurt. But amazingly when you heal – you are somewhere you’ve never been.” — Terry Crews

“The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You trade in your sense for an act. You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange, put on a mask. There can’t be any large-scale revolution until there’s a personal revolution, on an individual level. It’s got to happen inside first.” — Jim Morrison

“I hate that word – “lucky.” It cheapens a lot of hard work. Living in Brooklyn in an apartment without any heat and paying for dinner at the bodega with dimes – I don’t think I felt myself lucky back then. Doing plays for 50 bucks and trying to be true to myself as an artist and turning down commercials where they wanted a leprechaun. Saying I was lucky negates the hard work I put in and spits on that guy who’s freezing his ass off back in Brooklyn. So I won’t say I’m lucky. I’m fortunate enough to find or attract very talented people. For some reason I found them, and they found me.” — Peter Dinklage

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