Top 100 Inspirational Quotes

  1. Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. –Napoleon Hill
  2. Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. –Steve Jobs
  3. Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. –Albert Einstein
  4. You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. –Wayne Gretzky
  5. Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. –John Lennon
  6. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails.  Explore, Dream, Discover. –Mark Twain
  7. Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. –John Maxwell
  8. If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten. –Tony Robbins
  9. The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. –Chinese Proverb
  10. An unexamined life is not worth living. –Socrates
  11. Don’t wait. The time will never be just right. –Napoleon Hill
  12. Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is. –Vince Lombardi
  13. I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions. –Stephen Covey
  14. Every child is an artist.  The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up. –Pablo Picasso
  15. You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore. –Christopher Columbus
  16. I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. –Maya Angelou
  17. Either you run the day, or the day runs you. –Jim Rohn
  18. Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right. –Henry Ford
  19. The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. –Mark Twain
  20. Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it.  Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. –Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  21. People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing.  That’s why we recommend it daily. –Zig Ziglar
  22. Inspiration exists, but it must find you working. –Pablo Picasso
  23. If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. –Vincent Van Gogh
  24. There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. –Aristotle
  25. Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off the goal. –Henry Ford
  26. The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. –Ralph Waldo Emerson
  27. Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.  Live the life you have imagined. –Henry David Thoreau
  28. When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me. –Erma Bombeck
  29. Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others.  Unsuccessful people are always asking, “What’s in it for me?” – Brian Tracy
  30. Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart. – Ancient Indian Proverb
  31. Believe you can and you’re halfway there. –Theodore Roosevelt
  32. We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. –Plato
  33. Once you choose hope, anything’s possible. –Christopher Reeve
  34. Start where you are. Use what you have.  Do what you can. –Arthur Ashe
  35. When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us. –Helen Keller
  36. Everything has beauty, but not everyone can see. –Confucious
  37. How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. –Anne Frank
  38. When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. –Lao Tzu
  39. The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength not a lack of knowledge but rather a lack of will. –Vince Lombardi
  40. Happiness is not something readymade.  It comes from your own actions. –Dalai Lama
  41. You can’t fall if you don’t climb.  But there’s no joy in living your whole life on the ground. –Unknown
  42. Whoever loves much, performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well. –Vincent Van Gogh
  43. Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. –Les Brown
  44. Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. –Joshua J. Marine
  45. The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. –Walt Disney
  46. It is never too late to be what you might have been. –George Eliot
  47. I would rather die of passion than of boredom. –Vincent van Gogh
  48. A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty. –Unknown
  49. It is not what you do for your children, but what you have taught them to do for themselves, that will make them successful human beings.  –Ann Landers
  50. If you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time with them, and half as much money. –Abigail Van Buren
  51. Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs. –Farrah Gray
  52. Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible. –Frank Zappa
  53. Education costs money.  But then so does ignorance. –Sir Claus Moser
  54. Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more. –H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
  55. It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. –Confucius
  56. Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others. –H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
  57. Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. –Dalai Lama
  58. You can’t use up creativity.  The more you use, the more you have. –Maya Angelou
  59. Dream big and dare to fail. –Norman Vaughan
  60. Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. –Martin Luther King Jr.
  61. Do what you can, where you are, with what you have. –Teddy Roosevelt
  62. The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. –Alice Walker
  63. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. –Gloria Steinem
  64. It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live. –Mae Jemison
  65. You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try. –Beverly Sills
  66. Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent. –Eleanor Roosevelt
  67. Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be. –Grandma Moses
  68. The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. –Ayn Rand
  69. When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. –Henry Ford
  70. It’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. –Abraham Lincoln
  71. Change your thoughts and you change your world. –Norman Vincent Peale
  72. Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. –Benjamin Franklin
  73. The only way to do great work is to love what you do. –Steve Jobs
  74. If you can dream it, you can achieve it. –Zig Ziglar

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