“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.”
Inspirational Life Quotes
“Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.”
“If you are not willing to risk, then you’re going to have a hard time getting what you want out of life.”
“Life is like a box of chocolates; it’s dark and mysterious and full of nuts.”
“Life is a journey, not a destination.”
“You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.”
“The world breaks everyone and afterward many are strong at the broken places.”
“You can’t change the past but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future.”
Inspirational Life Quotes
“The key to success is to get up one more time than you fall” – Vince Lombardi
“We are not held back by the love we didn’t receive in the past, but by the love we’re not extending in the present.” – Marianne Williamson
“Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.” – Albert Einstein
“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison
“The best revenge is massive success.” – Frank Sinatra
“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
The only way to get rid of a temptation is to yield to it.
- Oscar Wilde
Life is one fool thing after another while we are busy making grand plans.
- Bill Vaughn
It is better to be hated for who you are than loved for someone you’re not.
- Andre Gide
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to what the most humble people had to teach me.
- Jacques Barzun
He who has overcome his fears will truly be free, whether he travel or stay at home. He will not be hindered in his actions by any apprehension of danger whatsoever; for he has no longer anything to fear from without, since he fears only himself, and has conquered even this enemy within him.
- Seneca the Younger
“Life is not about how to survive the storm, but how to dance in the rain.” – Vivian Greene
“You have to be careful about the things you say to yourself. When words are thought (whether positive or negative), they create a vibration that becomes your reality.” – Louise Hay
“The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.” – Alan Watts
“Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory.” – Dr. Seuss
“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein
“Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss
“If we knew what we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?” – Albert Einstein
“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
- Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.
— Golda Meir
- Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
— Mahatma Gandhi
- If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
— Martin Luther King Jr
- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
— Henry David Thoreau
- I’m gonna live forever – I’m gonna learn how to fly! Gonna take these broken wings and learn how to soar! Sooner or later we’ll find some meaning; We’ll find some peace within our lives… And when we do? We’ll be ready for anything! Because we’re gonna be free! We’re gonna break free! We’re gonna break free! We’re gonna break free from ourselves!
“I’ve learned that you should always leave loved ones with loving words. It may be the last time you see them.”
“If you love something, set it free; if it comes back to you, it’s yours forever. If it doesn’t, it was never meant to be.”
“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change.”
“You don’t have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body.”
“The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard but must be felt with the heart.”
“If you can dream it, you can do it.”
“A smile is an inexpensive way to change your looks.”
“Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.”
“Where there is great love, there are always miracles.”
“I’ve learned that life is like a roll of toilet paper. The closer it gets to the end, the faster it goes.”
“A man’s health can be judged by which he takes two at a time – pills or stairs.”
“The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.”
“One of life’s most simple pleasures is enjoying your coffee in a beautiful cup.”
“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”
“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.”
“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.”
“The more things a man is ashamed of, the more respectable he is.”
“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”
Inspirational Life Quotes
You have to be willing to get knocked around a little. I’ve been knocked down a lot, but I’m still here.
- Muhammad Ali
The past is over. The future is not promised. We only have the present moment and we can choose to use it in a way that empowers us or disempowers us.
- Marianne Williamson
If you want to be successful, find someone who has achieved the results you want and copy what they do and you’ll achieve the same results.
- Will Smith
One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it’s worth watching.
The best way to predict your future is to create it yourself!
- Abraham Lincoln
I am grateful for all of those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself. Ingratitude is one of the most common causes of unhappiness. Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more; it turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity…
“If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes.” — Andrew Carnegie
“You can’t build a reputation on what you’re going to do.” — Henry Ford
“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” — George Eliot
“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” — Walt Disney
“All great achievements require time.” — Maya Angelou
“The only disability in life is a bad attitude.” – Scott Hamilton
“A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” – Charles Darwin
“The best way to predict your future is to create it.” – Abraham Lincoln
“I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.” – Elbert Hubbard
“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
“Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius
“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too can become great.” – Mark Twain
“One day or another, we all sit down at the banquet of life.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow