The Top 100 Inspirational Quotes of All Time

1- Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other. Abraham Lincoln

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other. Abraham Lincoln


2- Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein

 

 

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein


3- Be proud of every scar on your heart, each one holds a lifetimes worth of lessons. Wallace Stegner

Be proud of every scar on your heart, each one holds a lifetimes worth of lessons. Wallace Stegner


4- What you’re supposed to do when you don’t like a thing is change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. Don’t complain. Maya Angelou

What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain. Maya Angelou


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

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


6- Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Napoleon Hill

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Napoleon Hill


7- Be the change that you wish to see in the world. Mahatma Gandhi

Be the change that you wish to see in the world. Mahatma Gandhi


8- If you don’t run your own life, somebody else will. John Atkinson

If you don’t run your own life, somebody else will. John Atkinson


9- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart. Helen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart. Helen Keller


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

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


11- Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door. Kyle Chandler

Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door. Kyle Chandler


12- Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. Albert Einstein Quotes

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


13- Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. Albert Einstein

Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. Albert Einstein


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

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


15- Without a struggle, there can be no progress. Frederick Douglass

Without a struggle, there can be no progress. Frederick Douglass


16- The secret to getting ahead is getting started. Mark Twain

The secret to getting ahead is getting started. Mark Twain


17- Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone elses opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation. Oscar Wilde

Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone elses opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation. Oscar Wilde


18- What you allow is what will continue.

What you allow is what will continue.


19- Good things come to those who wait. But better things come to those who work for it.

Good things come to those who wait. But better things come to those who work for it.


20- There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. Aristotle

There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. Aristotle


21- Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. Martin Luther King Jr.

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that. Martin Luther King Jr.


22- If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.

If you're brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.


23- You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore. Christopher Columbus

You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore. Christopher Columbus


24- No matter how hard it gets, never give up and remember why you started in the first place.

No matter how hard it gets, never give up and remember why you started in the first place.


25- Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. Neil Gaiman

Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. Neil Gaiman


26- I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. Thomas A. Edison

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. Thomas A. Edison


27- Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. Samuel Beckett

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. Samuel Beckett


28- You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and by falling over. Richard Branson

You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing and by falling over. Richard Branson


29- So, I close my eyes to old ends and open my heart to new beginnings. Nick Frederickson

So, I close my eyes to old ends and open my heart to new beginnings. Nick Frederickson


30- Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent. Marilyn Vos Savant

Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent. Marilyn Vos Savant


31- What hurts you today, makes you stronger tomorrow.

What hurts you today, makes you stronger tomorrow.


32- No reason to stay is a good reason to go.

No reason to stay is a good reason to go.


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

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


34- The only person you should strive to be better than, is the person you were yesterday.

The only person you should strive to be better than, is the person you were yesterday.


35- Don’t fear failure, in great attempts it is glorious even to fail. Bruce Lee

Don’t fear failure, in great attempts it is glorious even to fail. Bruce Lee


36- The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it. Albert Einstein

The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it. Albert Einstein


37- There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen. Rumi

There is a voice that doesn’t use words. Listen. Rumi


38- Everything you can imagine is real. Pablo Picasso

Everything you can imagine is real. Pablo Picasso


39- Don’t downgrade your dream just to fit your reality. Upgrade your conviction to match your destiny. John Assaraf

Don’t downgrade your dream just to fit your reality. Upgrade your conviction to match your destiny. John Assaraf


40- Quality means doing it right when no one is looking. Henry Ford

Quality means doing it right when no one is looking. Henry Ford


41- Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing. Hunter S. Thompson

Anything that gets your blood racing is probably worth doing. Hunter S. Thompson


42- Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. Oscar Wilde

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. Oscar Wilde


43- A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. Ayn Rand

A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. Ayn Rand


44- We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another. Veronica Roth

We believe in ordinary acts of bravery, in the courage that drives one person to stand up for another. Veronica Roth


45- It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting. Paulo Coelho

It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting. Paulo Coelho


46- And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it. Paulo Coelho

And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it. Paulo Coelho


47- Only do what your heart tells you. Princess Diana

Only do what your heart tells you. Princess Diana


48- Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask, act! Action will delineate and define you. Thomas Jefferson

Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask, act! Action will delineate and define you. Thomas Jefferson


49- Always do what you are afraid to do. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Always do what you are afraid to do. Ralph Waldo Emerson


50- There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can. Henry Ford

There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can. Henry Ford


51- Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. Will Rogers

Even if you are on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. Will Rogers


52- Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.. Carl Sagan

Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.. Carl Sagan


53- Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence. Aristotle

Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence. Aristotle


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

Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud. Maya Angelou


55- Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly. Dalai Lama

Learn the rules so you know how to break them properly. Dalai Lama


56- We cannot learn without pain. Aristotle

We cannot learn without pain. Aristotle


57- Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them. Albert Einstein

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them. Albert Einstein


58- Whatever you are, be a good one. Abraham Lincoln

Whatever you are, be a good one. Abraham Lincoln


59- Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about. Winston Churchill

Never give up on something that you can’t go a day without thinking about. Winston Churchill


60- I walk slowly, but I never walk backward. Abraham Lincoln

I walk slowly, but I never walk backward. Abraham Lincoln


61- Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. Robert Brault

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. Robert Brault


62- Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together. Robert Redford

Problems can become opportunities when the right people come together. Robert Redford


63- Don’t talk, just act. Don’t say, just show.

Dont talk, just act. Dont say, just show.


64- Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and think of what could go right.

Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and think of what could go right.


65- You must be the change you wish to see in the world. Mahatma Gandhi

You must be the change you wish to see in the world. Mahatma Gandhi


66- Seek magic every day.

Seek magic every day


67- Power is not given to you. You have to take it. Beyoncé

Power is not given to you. You have to take it. Beyoncé


68- There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. Beverly Sills

There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. Beverly Sills


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

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


70- All our dreams can come true–if we have the courage to pursue them. Walt Disney

All our dreams can come true–if we have the courage to pursue them. Walt Disney


71- Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future. Robert H. Schuller

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future. Robert H. Schuller


72- Take a chance, you never know what might happen.

Take a chance, you never know what might happen.


73- Always be thankful for everything you have.

Always be thankful for everything you have.


74- You’ve got to be willing to lose everything to gain yourself. Iyanla Vanzant

You’ve got to be willing to lose everything to gain yourself. Iyanla Vanzant


75- The best dreams happen when you’re awake. Cherie Gilderbloom

The best dreams happen when you’re awake. Cherie Gilderbloom


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

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


77- Laughter is an instant vacation. Milton Berle

Laughter is an instant vacation. Milton Berle


78- If all you can do is crawl, start crawling. Rumi

If all you can do is crawl, start crawling. Rumi


79- When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor. Elon Musk

When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor. Elon Musk


80- The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. Walter Bagehot

The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. Walter Bagehot


81- May you live every day of your life. Jonathan Swift

May you live every day of your life. Jonathan Swift


82- Work while they sleep. Learn while they party. Save while they spend. Live like they dream.

Work while they sleep. Learn while they party. Save while they spend. Live like they dream.


83- Life doesn’t get easier, you just get stronger.

Life doesn't get easier, you just get stronger.


84- Do one thing every day that scares you. Eleanor Roosevelt

Do one thing every day that scares you. Eleanor Roosevelt


85- Simplicity is the key to brilliance. Bruce Lee

Simplicity is the key to brilliance. Bruce Lee


86- The less you care, the happier you’ll be.

The less you care, the happier you’ll be.


87- First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win. Mahatma Gandhi

First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win. Mahatma Gandhi


88- Dream your dream and make it happen. Lolly Daskal

Dream your dream and make it happen. Lolly Daskal


89- Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow. Helen Keller

Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow. Helen Keller


90- Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen. Conan O’Brien

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


91- There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. Albert Einstein

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. Albert Einstein


92- The best revenge is massive success. Frank Sinatra

The best revenge is massive success. Frank Sinatra


93- One day or day one. You decide.

One day or day one. You decide.


94- People will hate you, rate you, shake you, and break you. But how strong you stand is what makes you. LeBron James

People will hate you, rate you, shake you, and break you. But how strong you stand is what makes you. LeBron James


95- Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment. Jim Rohn

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment. Jim Rohn


96- Work hard in silence; let success make the noise.

Work hard in silence; let success make the noise.


97- Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worst kind of suffering. Paulo Coelho

Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worst kind of suffering. Paulo Coelho


98- Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. Martin Luther King Jr.

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. Martin Luther King Jr.


99- Inspire greatness in others and it will be easier to inspire greatness in yourself.

Inspire greatness in others and it will be easier to inspire greatness in yourself.


100- Work hard. Stay humble. Be patient. Keep hustling.

Work hard. Stay humble. Be patient. Keep hustling.