A colllection of motivation related quotes to inspire you.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
Always strive to add rungs to your ladder of life.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don?t believe in circumstances. The people who really make it in this world are the ones who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can?t find them, they make them.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
The principle is competing against yourself. It?s about self-improvement, about being better than you were the day before.
You get credit for what you finish, not what you start.
Snowflakes are one of nature?s most fragile things, but just look what they can do when they stick together.
The man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
I can feel the wind go by when I run. It feels good. It feels fast.
Things that were hard to bear are sweet to remember.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. You may have to work for it, however.
It is better to live one day as a lion, than a thousand days as a lamb.
The true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
If you let your head get too big, it?ll break your neck.
Never look down on anybody unless you are helping him up.
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Something we were withholding made us weak, until we found it was ourselves.
The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.
There are no short cuts to any place worth going.
He who thinks he has no faults has one.
In the depths of winter I finally learned there was in me an invincible summer.
Attitudes are contagious. Is yours worth catching?
Things don’t go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be all that you were intended to be.
To exist is to change; to change is to mature; to mature is to create oneself endlessly.
Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone might be looking.
Look at a man in the midst of doubt and danger and you will learn in his hour of adversity what he really is.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Character is simply habit long continued.
Suffering is the tuition one pays for a character degree.
Without forgiveness life is governed by?an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation.
Hard work spotlights the character of people; some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don?t turn up at all.
The basic difference between being assertive and being aggressive is how our words and behavior affect the rights and well being of others.
A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner.
It takes twenty years to become an overnight success.
May you live every day of your life.
Set yourself up for success and anything is possible.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Habit is habit and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time.
To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.
A ship in the harbor is safe. But that?s not what ships are built for.
Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out.
Fortune favors the bold.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Yes, risk taking is inherently failure-prone. Otherwise, it would be called sure-thing-taking.
Do not be afraid to ask dumb questions. They are easier to handle than dumb mistakes.
One man with courage makes a majority.
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.