Thursday, 6 October 2016

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You To Become A Better You

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Motivational quotes are crucial messages from our predecessors and heroes, to inspire and assure us that tough times never last... They are lessons and quick tips on how to cross certain bridges in life.

#100 Inspirational Quotes That Will Inspire You To Become A Better You

When the going gets tough, you need a guide and some kind of inspirational map to stay afloat, and that is where motivational quotes come in handy.

The following motivational quotes will inspire you to become a better person in different areas of your life. Please, help inspire others by sharing this post with your friends. Thanks.

1. “The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.” —Brian Tracy

2. “A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with — a man is what he makes of himself.” —Alexander Graham Bell

3. “You will become as large as your controlling desire; or as great as your dominant aspiration.” —James Allen

 4. “The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.” —Richard M. DeVos

5. “Things may come to those who wait, but only those things that are left behind by those who hustle!” —Abraham Lincoln

6. “There is no road too long to the man who advances deliberately and without undue haste; there are no honors too distant to the man who prepares himself for them with patience.” —Jean de la Bruyere

7. “Many receive advice; only the wise profit by it.” —Publilius Syrus

 8. “The uncommon man is merely the common man thinking and dreaming of success in larger terms and in more fruitful areas.” —Melvin Powers

9. “Thoroughness characterizes all successful men. Genius is the art of taking infinite pains... All great achievement has been characterized by extreme care, infinite painstaking, even to the minutest detail.” —Elbert Hubbard

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10. “The biggest block to any man’s success is found in his head” —Anonymous

11. “Make big plans. Big plans attract big people. Don’t make small plans. Small plans attract small people and small people cause big problems.” — Anonymous

12. “It is a psychological law that whatever we wish to accomplish we must impress on the subjective or subconscious mind.” —Orison Swett Marden

13. “Make every thought, every fact, that comes into your mind pay you a profit. Make it work and produce for you. Think of things not as they are but as they may be. Don’t merely dream but create!” —Robert Collier

14.  “When the country is in chaos, everybody has plan to fix it – but it takes a leader of real understanding to straighten things out.” —Pro 28:2 (The Message)

15. “Nobody ever got anywhere by doing what everyone else is doing.” — Steve Tobak

16. “Few things are impossible to diligence and skill; great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance.” —Samuel Johnson

17. “Who would stand before a blackboard and pray the principle of mathematics to solve the problem? The rule is already established, and it is our task to work out the solution.” — Mary B. Eddy

18. "There are three ways to make money. You can inherit it. You can marry it. You can steal it." -- conventional wisdom in Italy

19. “Action may not always bring happiness; but there’s no happiness without action!” —Benjamin Disraeli

20. “For anyone who value financial security and ultimately desires financial freedom, creating at least one additional stream of income is no longer a luxury. It has become a necessity.” —Hal Elrod

21. “When the going gets tough, the tough gets going.” —Knute Rockne

22. “The poor do not need charity; they need inspiration. Charity only sends them a loaf of bread to keep them alive in their wretchedness, or gives them entertainment to make them forget for an hour or two; but inspiration will cause them to rise out of their misery.” —Wallace D. Wattles

23. “There is no doubt in my mind that there are many ways to be a winner, but there is really only one way to be a loser and that is to fail and not look beyond the failure.” —Kyle Rote Jr

24. “The difference between greatness and mediocrity is often how an individual views a mistake.” —Nelson Boswell

25. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” — Thomas Edison

26. “A man is literally what he thinks, his character being the complete sum of all his thoughts.” —James Allen

27.  “A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” —George Bernard Shaw

28. “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problem longer.” — Albert Einstein

29. “… mankind today no longer know what they really want, they will at last have to experience what they must!” —The Grail Message

30. “One reason people succeed is that they have knowledge other people don’t have. You pay your lawyer or your doctor for the knowledge and skills you lack.” —Tony Robins

31. “The man who succeeds must always in mind or imagination live, move, think and act as if he gained that success, or he never will gain it.” — Prentice Mulford

32. “Nobody is a total failure if he dares to try something worthwhile.” — Robert Schuller

33. “People are training for success when they should be training for failure. Failure is far more common than success; poverty is more prevalent than wealth; and disappointment more normal than arrival.” —J. Wallace Hamilton

34. “To move the world we must first move ourselves.” — Socrates 

35. “If you always do what you’ve always done, then you will always get what you’ve always gotten.” — John C. Maxwell

36. “The man who complains about the way the ball bounces is likely the one who dropped it.” —Lou Holtz

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37. “Life is a ten-speed bike. Most of us have gears we never use.” —Charles Schulz “Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.” —Benjamin Franklin

38. “Death isn’t the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside of us.” — Norman Cousins 

39. “We cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are.” —Max DePree

40. “Success consists of series of little daily victories.” —Laddie F. Hutar 

41. “Opportunity is missed by most people because it comes dressed in overalls and looks like work.” —Thomas Edison

42. “Work is love made visible. And if you cannot work with love but only with distaste, it is better that you should leave your work and sit at the gate of the temple and take alms of those who work with joy.” —Kahl Gibran

43. “When a man has put a limit on what he will do, he has put a limit on what he can do.” —Charles Schwab

44. “He who deliberates fully before taking a step will spend his entire life on one leg.” —Chinese Proverb

45. “A good leader understands that anything that has been done in a particular way for a given amount of time is being done wrong. Every single performance can be improved.” — Harvey Mackay

46. “Don’t be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger.” —Dale Carnegie

47. “One half of knowing what you want is knowing what you must give up before you get it.” —Sidney Howard

48. “There is no use whatever trying to help people who do not help themselves. You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb himself.” —Andrew Carnegie

 49. “The most common trait I have found in all successful people is that they have conquered the temptation to give up.” — Peter Lowe

50. “If you want to be successful you must focus on what you can do, not on what you can’t.” — John C. Maxwell

51. “Each route to a balanced, prosperous life is just as individual and unique as the person who is taking the journey.” —T.D. Jakes

52. “Success is like wrestling a gorilla. You don’t quit when you’re tired — you quit when the gorilla is tired.” —Robert Strauss

53. “If you are successful, remember that somewhere, sometime, someone gave you a lift or an idea that started you in the right direction. Remember, also, that you are indebted to life until you help some less fortunate person, just as you were helped.” — Napoleon Hill

54. “Nothing can come into your experience unless you summon it through persistent thoughts.” —Rhoda Byrne

55. “All that we are is a result of what have thought.” —Buddha

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56. “Whatever the mind … can conceive it can achieve.” — W. Clement Stone

57. “There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” — William Shakespeare

58. “It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get up.” —Vince Lombardi

59. “You can’t get much done in life if you only work on the days you feel good.” —Jerry West

60. “The blessings of God is not dependent on your performance, or according to what you deserve.” —Andrew Wommack

61. “I think what separates a superstar from the average ballplayer is that he concentrates just a little bit longer.” —Hank Aaron “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” — Will Rogers

62. “People don’t care about your intentions. They care about what you do.” — Phillip C. McGraw

63. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” —Eleanor Roosevelt

64.  “Persistence is stubbornness with a purpose.” —Rich De Voss

65. “To be sure, life itself is not fair. No matter who you are or what circumstances you may find yourself in, it’s guaranteed that some aspects of your life will seem to limit you.” — T.D. Jakes

66. “Seek the counsel of men who will tell you the truth about yourself, even if it hurts you to hear it. Mere commendation will not bring the improvement you need.” —Napoleon Hill

67. “Nothing can prevent your picture from coming into concrete form except the same power which gave it birth —yourself.” — Genevieve Behrend

68. “The spiritual substance from which comes all visible wealth is never depleted. It is right with you all the time and responds to your faith in it and your demands on it.” — Charles Fillmore 

69. “Improve yourself by other men’s writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.” — Seneca

70. “Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

71. “The way to wealth is plain: industry and frugality.” — Benjamin Franklin

72. “Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.” —Albert Einstein

73. “Adversity is always the partner of progress. Anytime we want to move forward, obstacles, difficulties, problems, and predicaments are going to get in the way.” —John C. Maxwell 

74. “None of us can change our yesterdays, but ALL of us can change our tomorrows.” —Colin Powell 

75. “We will sometimes have defeats in life but you can have defeats without being defeated, you can fail without being a failure. Winners see failure and defeats as merely part of the process to get to win.” —Maya Angelou

76. “Potential just mean you ain’t done yet.” —Darrell Royal

77. “People with dreams know no poverty. Each of us is as rich as our own dreams.”—Benjamin E.Mays

78. “If you want to be great and successful, you must walk hand-in-hand, side by side with great and successful people.” —Nido Qubein

79. “If you are satisfied with just getting by, step aside for the person who isn’t!” —A.G. Gaston

80. “A mind is a terrible thing to waste.” —The United Negro College Fund

81. “Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” —Conrad Hilton 

82. “The truth that makes men free is for the most part the truth which men prefer not to hear.” —Herbert Agar 

83. “The secret of happiness is freedom, and the secret of freedom is courage.” —Pericles

84. “It is not what you have lost but what you have left that counts.” —Chucky Mullins

85. “If everybody was satisfied with himself, there would be no heroes.” —Mark Twain 

86. “Become more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” —John Wooden

87. “We are what we repeatedly do.” —Aristotle

88. “It is easier to move from failure to success than it is from excuses to success.” —John C. Maxwell

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89. “Service is the rent we pay for the space we occupy on earth.” — Cavett Robert

90. “Service to many is the path that leads to greatness.” —Jim Rhon

91. “Good timber does not grow with ease, the stronger the wind, the stronger the tree.” —J. Willard Marriott

92. “I am indeed rich, since my income is superior to my expense, and my expense is equal to my wishes.” — Edward Gibbon

93. “The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.” — Mark Twain.

94. “If you want to succeed double your failure rate.” —Thomas Watson

95. “If you lend money, you make a secret enemy; if you refuse, an open one.” —Voltaire 

96. “Realize what you really want. It stops you from chasing butterflies and puts you to work digging gold.” —William Moulton Marsden

97. “The harder I work the luckier I get.” —Samuel Goldwyn

98. “Neither you nor the world knows what you can do until you have tried.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

99. “If I could see further than others, it was because I stood on the shoulders of giants.” — Isaac Newton

100. “To achieve something you have never achieved before, you have to become someone you have never been before; you must learn things that you have never known before” —Les Brown

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