A collection of some of my most favourite inspirational quotes (38):
We all have ability. The difference is how we use it.
~ Stevie Wonder.
Never regret. If it’s good, it’s wonderful. If it’s bad, it’s experience.
~ Victoria Holt.
Be not afraid of growing slowly; be afraid only of standing still.
~ Ancient Chinese Proverb.
Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it.
~ Helen Keller.
Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
~ Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
It’s easy to make a buck. It’s a lot tougher to make a difference.
~ Tom Brokaw.
The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work.
~ Mark Twain.
The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
People often say motivation doesn’t last. Well neither does bathing-that’s why we recommend it daily.
Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.
~James M Barrie.
Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.
If everything seems under control, you’re just not going fast enough.
An entrepreneur tends to bite off a little more than he can chew hoping he’ll quickly learn how to chew it.
As long as you’re going to be thinking anyway, think big.
A goal is a dream with a deadline.
You won’t get anything unless you have the vision to imagine it.
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.
Act enthusiastic and you will be enthusiastic.
~ Dale Carnegie.
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
~John C. Maxwell.
There is only one success–to be able to spend your life in your own way.
Vision without action is daydreaming and action without vision is a nightmare.
Success is how high you bounce after you hit bottom.
~General George Patton.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Celebrate endings – for they precede new beginnings.
~Jonathan Lockwood Huie.
With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
There is no passion to be found playing small-in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.
The key to successful leadership is influence, not authority.
We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment
What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail?
Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
The tragedy in life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal. The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
~John Quincy Adams.
The art of leadership is saying no, not yes. It is very easy to say yes.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score-The real excitement is playing the game
Motivation is a fire from within-If someone else tries to light that fire under you chances are it will burn very briefly.
~Stephen R. Covey.