100 Best Quotes to Inspirational & Motivational


Inspirational and motivational quotes have great power to change the life. Here are 100 of the best quotes that have inspired and motivate you to change your life.

1- Nothing is impossible; the word itself says “I’m possible”! —Audrey Hepburn

2- The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today. — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

3- 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

4- We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. — Joseph Campbell

5- Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right. —Henry Ford

6- Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. Swami Sivananda

7- Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. —Vince Lombardi

8- Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present. —Jim Rohn

9- Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. —Charles Swindoll

10- Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. —Francis of Assisi

11- If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough. —Oprah Winfrey

12- Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud. —Maya Angelou

13- Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent. —Eleanor Roosevelt

14- Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. —Steve Jobs

15- I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. —Jimmy Dean

16- Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship. —Buddha

17- Believe you can and you’re halfway there. —Theodore Roosevelt

18- Change your thoughts and you change your world. —Norman Vincent Peale

19- To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. —Eleanor Roosevelt

20- Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’! —Audrey Hepburn

21- Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. —Les Brown

22- Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it. —Kevyn Aucoin

23- Do or do not. There is no try. —Yoda

24- My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. —Maya Angelou

25- Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. —Napoleon Hill

26- No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. —Aesop

27- 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

28- Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you. —Walt Whitman

29- I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed. —Michael Jordan

30- You must do the things you think you cannot do. —Eleanor Roosevelt

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31- Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. —Albert Einstein

32- If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door. —Milton Berle

33- I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions. —Stephen Covey

34- What we think, we become. —Buddha

35- When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. —Henry Ford

36- Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. Warren Buffett

37- Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world. —Malala Yousafzai

38- The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any. —Alice Walker

39- Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. —Rabindranath Tagore

40- The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. —Amelia Earhart

41- It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. —Aristotle Onassis

42- Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. —Robert Louis Stevenson

43- We know what we are, but know not what we may be. —William Shakespeare

44- The only way to do great work is to love what you do. —Steve Jobs

45- Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you. Sheikh Waleed

46- Change your thoughts and you change your world. —Norman Vincent Peale

47- What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

48- The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. —Ayn Rand

49- 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

50- Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow. — A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

51- Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs. —Farrah Gray

52- Throw your dreams into space like a kite, and you do not know what it will bring back, a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country. —Anais Nin

53- Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. —Dalai Lama

54- All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination. —Earl Nightingale

55- You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. —Maya Angelou

56- Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. —Nido Qubein

57- I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear. —Rosa Parks

58- I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles. —Audrey Hepburn

59- I would rather die of passion than of boredom. —Vincent van Gogh

60- A truly rich man is one whose children run into his arms when his hands are empty. —Unknown

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61- No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. —Robin Williams

62- When you have a dream, you’ve got to grab it and never let go. —Carol Burnett

63- A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.—Albert Einstein

64- It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped. —Tony Robbins

65- What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. —Bob Dylan

66- There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. —Edith Wharton

67- I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do. —Leonardo da Vinci

68- 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

69- If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. —Booker T. Washington

70- A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself. —Joseph Campbell

71- How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. —Anne Frank

72- The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible. —Arthur C. Clarke

73- When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down “happy”. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life. —John Lennon

74- I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars. —Og Mandino

75- The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

76- It is never too late to be what you might have been. —George Eliot

77- We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone. —Ronald Reagan

78- If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them. —Bruce Lee

79- Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear. —George Addair

80- God always gives His best to those who leave the choice with him. —Jim Elliot

81- 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

82- Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow’s reality. —Malala Yousafzai

83- Nothing will work unless you do. —Maya Angelou

84- Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree. —Martin Luther

85- I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples. —Mother Teresa

86- Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself. —Plato

87- What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality. —Plutarch

88- Be brave enough to live life creatively. The creative place where no one else has ever been. —Alan Alda

89- Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others. —Rosa Parks

90- Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless. —Jamie Paolinetti

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91- The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation. —A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

92- If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on. —Sheryl Sandberg

93- As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. —John F. Kennedy

94- Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart. —Ancient Indian Proverb

95- Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars. —Les Brown

96- 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

97- Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. —Buddha

98- Everything has beauty, but not everyone can see. —Confucius

99- If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride – and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards. —Paul Bryant

100- I would rather die of passion than of boredom. —Vincent van Gogh

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