When you need to make things happen, motivational quotes can help you dig deep and get going.
I put together a very comprehensive collection of the world’s best motivational quotes a while back.
It was time for a refresh. Here it is:
Imagine motivational wisdom of the ages and modern sages right at your fingertips all on one page. I included motivational quotes from Bruce Lee, Tony Robbins, Winston Churchill, Waldo Emerson, Jim Rohn, and more.
See if you can find at least three motivational quotes that you can take with you on the road of life, to help you deal with setbacks and challenges, and to unleash your inner-awesome.
Getting Started with Motivational Quotes
I’ll start you off. If you don’t already have these in your personal motivational quotes collection, here are a few that I draw from often:
“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” — Winston Churchill
“When it’s time to die, let us not discover that we have never lived.” -Henry David Thoreau
“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs, ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”— Howard Thurman
How’s that for a starter set?
Build Better Motivational Thought Habits
You can train your brain with motivational mantras. Our thoughts are habits. If you want to build better thought habits, then feed on some of the best motivational quotes of all time.
“An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Positive thinking won’t let you do anything but it will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.” -– Zig Ziglar
“The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you train yourself well, you won’t entirely eliminate motivational setbacks, but you’ll be able to defeat procrastination, and you’ll be able to bounce back faster when you find yourself in a slump. Motivation is a skill you can build, and it will serve you well, in work and life.
You Create Your Future
The most important motivational concept to hold on to is the idea that you create your future. Or, as Wayne Dyer puts it:
“Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.”
So go for the bold, and get your game face on.
If you need some help kick-starting your fire, stroll through the motivational quotes a few times until something really sinks in or clicks for you. Life’s better with the right words, and there are just the right words already out there, just waiting to be found.
Enjoy and take your time sifting through the Motivational Quotes – The Great Motivational Quotes Collection.
Also, if you have a favorite motivational quote that I don’t have listed, let me know.