75 Inspirational Quotes to Encourage and Motivate

Inspirational quotes are uplifting and inspiring words of wisdom that can make a positive impact on your life. Be encouraged by them. Find a quote that is meaningful to you. One that could change the way you think or one that just helps you look at life in a more positive way. Place your favorite quote where you can see it to add a positive thought to your day. Inspirational words to motivate you to be the best you can be!



  1. If you are always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be. Maya Angelou
    Words of Encouragement



  2. Everyday may not be a good day but there is good in every day.
  3. Everyday may not be a good day but there is good in every day.
    Quote of the Day



  4. Money is like manure, of very little use except it be spread. Francis Bacon
    Funny



  5. Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it. Dwight Eisenhower
    Motivational Quotes



  6. People share their wisdom in the hopes of making a difference in other people's lives. Farima Joya, 20 Life Lessons for Your 30s
    Wise



  7. If we have the attitude that it is going to be a great day it usually is. Catherine Pulsifer, Og Mandino Wisdom
    Good Day



  8. The truly rich are those who enjoy what they have.
  9. The truly rich are those who enjoy what they have. Yiddish Proverb
    Appreciation Poems



  10. The advantage of being eighty years old is that one has many people to love. Jean Renoir
    Birthday  |    



  11. When you have faith, everything is possible.
    Faith



  12. If God shuts one door he opens another.
    Inspirational Sayings



  13. Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that. Norman Vincent Peale
    Famous



  14. Good coaching is good teaching and nothing else. Pat Conroy, My Losing Season
    Coaching



  15. A problem is a chance for you to do your best. Duke Ellington
  16. A problem is a chance for you to do your best. Duke Ellington
    Problem



  17. I aspire to inspire before I expire. Pravinee Hurbungs
    Funny Poems



  18. Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it. William Arthur Ward
    Gratitude



  19. Dreams and goals are coming attractions in your life. Joseph Campbell
    Dream



  20. There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth - not going all the way, and not starting. Buddha
    Truth



  21. Our time here on Earth is a learning experience and no one is exempt!" Angela Agranoff, Overcoming Guilt and Shame
    Experience



  22. Life is more meaningful when you are always looking to grow and working toward a goal. Les Brown
    Meaningful



  23. The most important thing about getting somewhere is starting right where we are. Bruce Barton
  24. The most important thing about getting somewhere is starting right where we are. Bruce Barton
    New Beginnings



  25. Only a mediocre person is always at his best. W. Somerset Maugham
    Attitude



  26. Every person is a book, each year a chapter. Mark Twain
    New Year



  27. When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on. Franklin Roosevelt
    Quotes about Overcoming



  28. Family faces are magic mirrors. Looking at people who belong to us, we see the past, present, and future." Gail Lumet Buckley
    Family



  29. The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Steve Jobs
    Work



  30. Friends are kisses blown to us by angels.
  31. Friends are kisses blown to us by angels.
    Friend



  32. It's an incredible feeling to know you've helped change the world for the better, even in a small way. James Fullerton, Self-Esteem
    Helping Others



  33. I'll be happy when…is a false promise. The time to be happy is now. Tony Clark
    Happy



  34. You can do what you have to do, and sometimes you can do it even better than you think you can. Jimmy Carter
    Graduation Poems



  35. There's a positive side to any situation, even if you don't see it right away. Nealey Stapleton, Life Lessons
    Positive



  36. I read somewhere that if you pray for rain. . . don't complain about the mud! Hyacinth Mottley, Words of Wisdom
    Complaining



  37. One always begins to forgive a place as soon as it's left behind. Charles Dickens
  38. One always begins to forgive a place as soon as it's left behind. Charles Dickens
    Forgiveness



  39. May there be a miracle in YOUR life today and may you have the EYES to see it. Veronica Hay
    Miracle



  40. Memories may fade as the years go by but they won't age a day. Michelle C. Ustaszeski
    Memory



  41. You might also find that retirement is the time when you stretch out and find your potential. Sid Miramontes
    Retirement



  42. Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved. Helen Keller
    Character



  43. Did you ever notice how difficult it is to argue with someone who is not obsessed with being right? Wayne Dyer
    Communication



  44. Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have. Thomas Edison
  45. Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have. Thomas Edison
    Confidence



  46. You may plan to write a book some day, but you are living a book every day. Wilferd Peterson
    Poems about Life



  47. Determination is an inside job, but inspiration comes from the outside. Barbara Aberc
    Determination



  48. The generous will prosper; those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed. Proverbs 11:25 (NLT)
    Encouraging Bible Verses



  49. I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious. Albert Einstein
    Passion



  50. The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will. Vince Lombardi
    Success



  51. Quitters never win. Winners never quit! Dr. Irene C. Kassorla
  52. Quitters never win. Winners never quit! Dr. Irene C. Kassorla
    Never Quit



  53. Money CAN buy happiness IF you use it to help others.
    Happiness



  54. Only a smile, only a word, only a kindness done. John McLeod
    Smile



  55. The stars are a free show; it don't cost anything to use your eyes. George Orwell
    Cool



  56. When I count my blessings I count you twice. Irish Proverb
    Blessed



  57. How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. Anne Frank
    Making A Difference



  58. The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing. Henry Ford
  59. The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing. Henry Ford
    Mistake



  60. In life we can have results or reasons. Harald Anderson
    Quotes about Life



  61. What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals. Zig Ziglar
    Goals



  62. Use what talent you possess - the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best. Henry vanDyke
    Being Yourself



  63. I've always believed that you can think positive just as well as you can think negative. James A. Baldwin
    Positive Thinking



  64. For Age is not alone of time, or we should never see men old and bent at forty and men young at seventy-three. Edgar A. Guest
    Age



  65. May your troubles be less and your blessings be more.
  66. May your troubles be less and your blessings be more.
    Irish Quotes



  67. Your big opportunity may be right where you are now. Napoleon Hill
    Opportunity



  68. Grow old with me, the best is yet to come Robert Browning
    Encouraging  |    



  69. What's on the other side of fear? Nothing. Jamie Foxx
    Fear



  70. A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother. Thomas Jefferson
    Brotherhood



  71. He who has health has hope; and he who has hope has everything. Arabian Proverb
    Hope



  72. Do what you can, where you are, with what you've got. Theodore Roosevelt
  73. Do what you can, where you are, with what you've got. Theodore Roosevelt
    Graduation



  74. The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them. Mark Twain
    Books



  75. Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless: peacocks and lilies for instance. John Ruskin
    Beauty



  76. It's not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It's because we dare not venture that they are difficult. Seneca
    Dare



  77. There is often a much simpler way of doing things - if you make the effort to look for it. Edward de Bono, Simplicity
    Simplicity



  78. Diversity is not about how we differ. Diversity is about embracing one another's uniqueness. Ola Joseph
    Diversity



  79. The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. e. e. cummings
  80. The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. e. e. cummings
    Laughter



  81. Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future. Charles Kettering
    Imagination



  82. A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one. Mary Kay
    Enthusiasm



  83. Don't talk about what you have done or what you are going to do. Thomas Jefferson
    Random



  84. There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative. W. Clement Stone
    Positive Attitude



  85. It always seems impossible until its done. Nelson Mandela
  86. It always seems impossible until its done. Nelson Mandela
    Possibilities



  87. Joy is the feeling of grinning inside. Melba Colgrove
    Joy



  88. Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision. Peter F Drucker
    Decision



The way we think determines our happiness and success in life. And, while life can at times be challenging, you have the choice to be positive or negative. Let these quotes inspire you to be positive. Our hope is you find the best quote that will inspire, uplift, and encourage you!

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Daily Inspiration

Saturday, July 21, 2018
The needs of people, to at least some degree, are obvious to all but the most insensitive and self-centered.
Larry Crabb, Encouragement


Friday, July 20, 2018
When we're inspired, we work the hardest and most creatively. We don’t need to be overmanaged because our energy pulls us along.
Kristi Hedges, The Inspiration Code


Thursday, July 19, 2018
To know ourselves better, we must slow down enough to feel our feelings and to hear our deeper thoughts.
David D. Corbett, Portfolio Life


Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Certainly all people like to think of themselves as above average. But achievers seem to leave "average" in the dust - so far behind them that ordinary seems a distant memory.
John C. Maxwell, Failing Forward


Tuesday, July 17, 2018
We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts not breaths, in feelings not in figures on a dial.
Russell Gerald Johnston, Random Wisdom


Monday, July 16, 2018
Alone, we are meaningless symbols on a page. But collectively, we inspire.
Max Lucado


Sunday, July 15, 2018
All God's angels come to us disguised.
James Russell Lowell


Saturday, July 14, 2018
No matter what you may believe, you have the ability to change the circumstances of your life. You can go from average to success, mediocrity to wealth.
Tom Corley, Change Your Habits, Change Your Life


Friday, July 13, 2018
There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesterday and the other is called tomorrow. Today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live.
Dalai Lama


Thursday, July 12, 2018
Always write first things uppermost in the heart.
Edgar Allan Poe


Wednesday, July 11, 2018
It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.
Confucius


Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Creativity is problem solving and inventing ways to meet needs and fix issues.
Doreen Virtue, The Courage to Be Creative


Monday, July 9, 2018
... optimism may be so essential to our survival that it is hardwired into our most complex organ, the brain.
Tali Sharot, The Optimism Bias


Sunday , July 8, 2018
God never promises to remove us from our struggles. He does promise, however, to change the way we look at them.
Max Lucado


Saturday, July 7, 2018
The brain is organized in a way that enables optimistic beliefs to change the way we view and interact with the world around us, making optimism a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Tali Sharot, The Optimism Bias


Friday, July 6, 2018
While we cannot change a past event, we can change our reaction to it, our understanding of it, and what we do with it.
Hamilton Beazley, No Regrets


Thursday, July 5, 2018
Having a big dream - and a clear vision of what you will look like while pursuing competitive excellence - always inspires greatness.
Jim Afremow, The Champion's Mind


Wednesday, July 4, 2018
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Stephen Covey


Tuesday, July 3, 2018
No matter who we are, no matter how successful, no matter what our situation, compassion is something we all need to receive and give.
Catherine Pulsifer


Monday, July 2, 2018
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery.
And today? Today is a gift.
That's why we call it the present.
Babatunde Olatunji


July 1, 2018
Joy is always the result of God's presence, God's blessings, God's justice, or the fellowship found with other believers.
Kristin N. Spencer


Saturday, June 30, 2018
The average person confuses success with luck. But luck has nothing to do with it.
Dean Graziosi


June 29, 2018
"A personal mission statement becomes the DNA for every other decision we make."
Stephen Covey


Thursday, June 28, 2018
"Plain question and plain answer make the shortest road out of most perplexities."
Mark Twain


Wednesday, June 27, 2018
"Dreams and goals and are not just fleeting moments of inspiration. If acted upon, these moments can help us create a life that is exciting and fulfilling."
Joel Osteen


Tuesday, June 26, 2018
"If you're reading this.... Congratulations, you're alive. If that's not something to smile about, then I don't know what is." Chad Sugg


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