Motivational Phrases

Check out these motivational phrases for a boost of encouragement. these quotes may help you to move forward with enthusiasm.

"If you can dream it, you can do it."

- Walt Disney

"People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily."

- Zig Ziglar

"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

"It's not what you know, it's what you do with what you know."

- Unknown

"If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much."

- Jim Rohn

The best way to predict your future is to create it."

- Unknown

"It's always too early to quit."

- Norman Vincent Peale

"Just go out there and do what you've got to do."

- Martina Navratilova

"We are what we think."


"If we did all we were capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves."

-Thomas Edison

"You can never quit. Winners never quit, and quitters never win."

- Ted Turner

"Don't let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use."

-Earl Nightingale

"You don't have to be great to get started, but you have to get started to be great."

-Les Brown

"Where the heart is willing, it will find a thousand ways. Where it is unwilling, it will find a thousand excuses."

-Arlen Price

"A barking dog is often more useful than a sleeping lion."

-Washington Irving

Motivational Phrases

"Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned."

-Peter Marshall

"It's easy to make a buck. It's tougher to make a difference."

-Tom Brokaw

"People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and if they can't find them, make them."

-George Bernard Shaw

"Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top ups."

-Peter Davies

"Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.""There is no education like adversity."

-Benjamin Disraeli

"He that waits upon fortune is never sure of a dinner. "

-Benjamin Franklin

Motivational Phrases

"Do, or do not. There is no 'try'. "


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

-Wayne Dyer

"Don't spend your precious time asking 'Why isn't the world a better place?' It will only be time wasted. The question to ask is 'How can I make it better?' To that there is an answer."

-Leo F Buscaglia

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

"Success will never be a big step in the future, success is a small step taken just now. "

-Jonatan Martensson

"Never confuse motion with action."

-Benjamin Franklin

"A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain. "

- Arabian Proverb

Motivational Phrases

"Action will remove the doubts that theory cannot solve."

- Tehyi Hsieh

"It's not what you know, it's what you do with what you know."


"He who has begun is half done. "

- Horace

"In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends."

-John Churton Collins

"The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible."

-Arthur C. Clarke

"Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential."

- Sir Winston Churchill

"I have learned this at least by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with success unexpected in common hours."

- Henry David Thoreau

Motivational Phrases

"A gentleman can withstand hardships; it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.""Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.""The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.""The superior man is distressed by the limitations of his ability; he is not distressed by the fact that men do not recognize the ability that he has."


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