50 Life-Changing Quotes

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

A #2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere.

Joyce A. Myers

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Dr. Forrest C. Shaklee

Success…seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.

Conrad Hilton

Intolerance of your present creates your future.

Mike Murdock

You can not retain a true and clear vision of wealth if you are constantly turning your attention to opposing pictures, whether they be external or imaginary.

Wallace D. Wattles

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference.

Robert Frost

Real difficulties can be overcome; it is only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable.

Theodore N. Vail

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

How does one become a butterfly? You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.

Trina Paulus

Give me a stock clerk with a goal, and I will give you a man who will make history. Give me a man without a goal, and I will give you a stock clerk.

J.C. Penny

It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

Success is…knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others.

John C. Maxwell

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

Wayne Dyer

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.

Mark Twain

Give light and people will find the way.

Ella Baker

Ideas shape the course of history.

John Maynard Keynes

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

Do not let what you can not do; interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

One man with courage makes a majority.

Andrew Jackson

I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.

Florence Nightingale

You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.

Wayne Gretzky

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above it.

Washington Irving

Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.

E.E. Cummings

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

George Eliot

You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.

Steve Jobs

The number one reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors.

Napoleon Hill

The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you are going to doubt something, doubt your limits.

Don Ward

It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.

Herman Melville

The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don’t define them, or ever seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.

Denis Watiley

Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so. For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.

Charles De Gaulle

The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of Hell, a hell of Heaven.

John Milton

Every great story on the planet happened when someone decided not to give up, but kept going no matter what.

Spryte Loriano

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Albert Einstein

In my experience, there is only one motivation, and that is desire. No reasons or principle contain it or stand against it.

Jane Smiley

Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time.

George Bernard Shaw

I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.

Diane Ackerman

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.

Jim Rohn

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.

Francis Chan

You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.

George Lorimer

To be successful you must accept all challenges that come your way. You can’t just accept the ones you like.

Mike Gafka

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.

Aristotle Onassis

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