62 Motivational Quotes To Inspire You To Be Great

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If you are looking for inspiration and motivation to kick-start your journey to greatness, here are inspiring quotes that will motivate you to start today! These quotes have the ability to help you shift your perspective on life and challenges and motivate you to take charge of your future.

The power of words matter

The way we think and feel about ourselves can greatly impact what we achieve in life. Inspiring yourself with positive thinking will increase your threshold for difficulty and overcoming challenging times.

The quality of your thoughts matters. If you believe you can do it, you can. If you believe you are happy, you will be. We are very much masters of our own destiny.

If you feel uninspired and unmotivated, read inspirational content from time to time and believe that you can succeed.


Manifest positive outcomes

It is virtually impossible to have a life free of challenges. What matters is how you choose to think and react to those challenges. By creating a world of greater opportunity and possibility, your determination will enable you to succeed.

Sharing these quotes with friends and family is also a great way to support others around you who might need extra inspiration.

Our Favourite Motivational Quotes To Inspire You To Be Great

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 “It’s Not Whether You Get Knocked Down, It’s Whether You Get Up.” – Inspirational Quote By Vince Lombardi


“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.”– Lao Tzu

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“Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken..” – Warren Buffett


“Continuous improvement is better than delayed perfection.” – Mark Twain


“Someday is not a day of the week” – Janet Dailey


“There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither.” – Alan Cohen


“In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.”– Les Brown

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“Fall seven times, stand up eight.” – Japanese proverb


“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” –Steve Jobs


“Be the change you wish to see in the world”– Mahatma Gandhi


“Forget the past and live in the present hour.”– Sarah Knowles Bolton


“Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognize them.”

– Ann Landers


“Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.” – Neil Gaiman


“Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.”– Oprah Winfrey


“It’s always the hard part that creates value.”– Seth Godin

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“The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.”– Bruce Lee

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

–Michael Jordan

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“The Pessimist Sees Difficulty In Every Opportunity. The Optimist Sees Opportunity In Every Difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

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“The Best Way To Get Started Is To Quit Talking And Begin Doing.” – Walt Disney

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“You Learn More From Failure Than From Success. Don’t Let It Stop You. Failure Builds Character.” – Unknown

“If You Are Working On Something That You Really Care About, You Don’t Have To Be Pushed. The Vision Pulls You.” – Steve Jobs

“Failure Will Never Overtake Me If My Determination To Succeed Is Strong Enough.” – Og Mandino

 “We May Encounter Many Defeats But We Must Not Be Defeated.” – Maya Angelou

“We Generate Fears While We Sit. We Overcome Them By Action.” – Dr. Henry Link

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese Proverb

“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 which has been opened for us.” ― Helen Keller

“Whether You Think You Can Or Think You Can’t, You’re Right.” – Quote By Henry Ford

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

“Creativity Is Intelligence Having Fun.” – Albert Einstein

“If something is important enough, even if the odds are stacked against you, you should still do it.” – Elon Musk

“What You Lack In Talent Can Be Made Up With Desire, Hustle And Giving 110% All The Time.” – Don Zimmer

“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.”― Abraham Lincoln

“You Are Never Too Old To Set Another Goal Or To Dream A New Dream.” – C.S. Lewis

“Without hustle, talent will only carry you so far.” – Gary Vaynerchuk

“Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.” – Michael Jordan

“You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.” – Shonda Rhimes

“Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise.” – Frank Ocean

“The only difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.” – Jimmy Johnson

“Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.” – Conan O’Brien

“Sometimes when you’re in a dark place you think you’ve been buried but you’ve actually been planted.” – Christine Caine

“In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.” – Albert Einstein

“Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele

“I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” – Muhammad Ali

“Life is not what you alone make it. Life is the input of everyone who touched your life and every experience that entered it. We are all part of one another.” – Yuri Kochiyama

“Focus on being productive instead of busy.” – Tim Ferriss

“The big lesson in life is never be scared of anyone or anything.” – Frank Sinatra

“I didn’t get there by wishing for it, but by working for it.” – Estee Lauder

“Be so good they can’t ignore you.” – Steve Martin

“If you don’t get out of the box you’ve been raised in, you won’t understand how much bigger the world is.” – Angelina Jolie

“I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself.” – Wayne W. Dyer

“You can do anything you set your mind to.” – Benjamin Franklin

“You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.” – C.S. Lewis

“What is life without a little risk?” – J.K. Rowling

“A winner is a dreamer who never gives up.” – Nelson Mandela

“There is some good in this world, and it’s worth fighting for.” – J.R.R. Tolkien, The Two Towers

“Work until your rivals become idols.” – Drake

“If you think you’re too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” – Dalai Lama

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

“You don’t get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.” – Jim Rohn

“One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don’t throw it away.” ― Stephen Hawking

“Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing.” – William Arthur Ward

“If opportunity doesn’t knock build a door.” – Milton Berle

Closing thoughts

Whether you are writing a book, starting your business, or learning something challenging remember the key to success: positivity!

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