We all need a pick me up every so often to keep us motivated. Sometimes we lose interest, run into an obstacle or just sapped out of energy. Whatever troubles you may have, we’re going to push back to the place you need to be. Here are 51 quotes to get you going and headed in a positive direction.


“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.”- Charles R. Swindoll

“People who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.” –Rob Siltanen

“With the new day, comes new strength and new thoughts.”-Eleanor Roosevelt

“In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.”-Nikos Kazantzakis

“Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground. “-Theodore Roosevelt

“It always seems impossible until it’s done.” –Nelson Mandela

“Always do your best. What you plant now, will harvest later.” –Og Mandino

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

“Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.” –Sam Levenson

“What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.” –Ralph Marston

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” –Confucius

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” –Mark Twain

“Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” –Robert Schuller

“Let your dreams be bigger than your fears, and your actions be louder than your words.” –David Roads

“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” –Truman Capote

“To wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are.” –David Roads

“Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway.”                   –Eleanor Roosevelt

“Do what you have to do, until you can do what you want to do.” –Oprah Winfrey

“If you work really hard and are kind, amazing things will happen.” –Unknown

“Fall seven times, stand up eight.” –Unknown

“The finish line is just the beginning of a whole new race.”- Unknown

“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” –Tim Notke

“Don’t stop when you’re tired. Stop when you’re done.” –Unknown

“Action is the foundational key to all success.” –Pablo Picasso

“Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don’t wish it were easier, wish you were better.” –Jim Rohn

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

“I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” –Thomas Jefferson

“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” –Zig Ziglar

“Dreams don’t work unless you do.” –John Maxwell

“It’s never too late to become what you might have been.” –George Eliot

“If you want to achieve greatness, stop asking for permission.” –Unknown

“Good things come to people who wait, but better things come to those who go out and get them.” –Unknown

“Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, he turned into a butterfly.”      –Proverb

“Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.”                           –Winston Churchill

“If you do what you always did, you will get what you always got.” –Unknown

“The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it.” –Henry Ford

“Don’t raise your voice, improve your argument.” –Unknown

“I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs, is the courage to follow your own dreams.” –Oprah Winfrey

“No masterpiece was ever created by a lazy artist.” –Unknown

“The starting point of all achievement is desire.” –Napoleon Hill

“It’s not the load that breaks you down; it’s the way you carry it.” –Lou Holtz

“Motivation is not permanent. But then, neither is bathing; but it is something you do on a regular basis.” –Zig Ziglar

“The individual who says it is not possible should move out of the way of those doing it.” –Tricia Cunningham

“All great achievements require time.” –Maya Angelou

“To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.” –Bruce Lee

“Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.” –William Sprague

“I get knocked down. But I get up again. You’re never going to keep me down.” –Chumbawamba

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” –Winston Churchill

“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” –John Wooden

“Just do it.” –Nike

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

Posted by Victor Figueroa

Hi, I'm Victor Figueroa and I love growth and personal development. I strive to be better than yesterday and my mission is to help inspire everyone to reach their full potential. Let's grow together as we travel through this changing world in search of health, wealth, and happiness.

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