Motivational Quotes by famous people

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“Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.”

“Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, it turned into a butterfly.”

“The fears we don’t face become our limits.”

” The most dangerous person is the one who listens, thinks and observes.”

Age

” How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are ?”

Attitude

“They laugh at me because I am different. I laugh at them because they are all the same.”

” I am aware that I am rare.”

” I choose to live by choice, not by chance, to make changes not excuses, to be motivated not manipulated, to be useful not used, to excel not to compete.”

” Trust your madness. Own who you are and exist on your own terms.”

” Give in, give up or give it all you’ve got.”

” I am the greatest. I said that even before I knew I was.”

” If you want to leave your footprints on the sands of time, do not drag your feet.”

” Clean your glasses. The world is full of nice people. If you can’t find one, be one !!”

” Why fit in – When you were born to stand out.”

” We did not wake up today to be mediocre.”

” You were born to light up the world.”

” Escape the ordinary.”

Belief

” If you were able to believe in Santa Claus for eight years. You can believe in yourself for five minutes.”

Brand

” Your brand is what other people say when you are not in the room.”

Calmness

” Relax!! we are all crazy, it is not a competition.”

Children

” Children are not the things to be moulded, but people to be unfolded.”

Confidence

“Confidence is silent, insecurities are loud.”

” Chin up or the crown slips.”

“Pineapple – Stand tall, wear a crown, be sweet on the inside.”

” Nobody is coming to save you. Your life is 100% your responsibility.”

” It’s your road, you have to walk alone. Others can walk with you, but nobody will walk for you.”

Change

“With great pain comes great change. If you are not ready to change, then you are not in enough pain.”

” What is coming is better than what is gone.”

“Don’t look back ; you are not going that way.”

” No reason to stay is a good reason to go.”

” A year from now you will wish you had started today.”

” Shed your dead leaves and grow again.”

” The only time you should ever look back is to see how far you have come.”

” Today is the first blank page of a 365 page book.”

” When I let go of what I am , I become what I might be …”

” It is better to walk away than to tolerate non-sense.”

” When was the last time, you did something for the first time?”

” If it doesn’t open, it is not your door.”

” Yesterday, I was clever so I was trying to change the world . Today, I am wise and I am changing myself.”

” Sometimes you just have to pick yourself and carry on.”

Commitment

“Commitment is when I do not give myself any other option.”

Communication

” Listen to many, speak to a few.”

” Wise-men speak because they have something to say, fools speak because they have to say something.”

Doubt

” Don’t ever doubt your worth.”

” Doubt everything. Find your own right.”

Difficulty

” Hard times produce greatest gifts.”

” The flowers that bloom in adversity are the most rare and beautiful ones.”

” Make your comeback better than your setback.”

” Don’t wish it were easier. Wish you were better.”

“Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.”

When life pushes you hard against the wall.- colour it.”

” We suffer more in imagination than in reality.”

Discipline

“Pain of discipline or pain of regret.- you choose.”

” Motivation keeps you going and discipline keeps you growing.”

Dream

“Never stop dreaming.”

Faith

” Faith can move mountains and doubts can create mountains.”

Freedom

” Freedom is not worth having if it does not include freedom to make mistakes.”

Friends

” Do I not destroy my enemies my making them my friends.”

Focus

“Wherever you are , be all there.”

” A tiger doesn’t loose sleep over the opinion of the sheep.”

“I am blessed. Today I will focus on all that is right in my life.”

Food

” Eating well is a form of self-respect.”

Forgive

“Always forgive your enemies, nothing annoys them so much.”

Grooming

” Swag is for boys, elegance is for men.”

Growth

” Excuses are just lies you sell to everyone. Excuses are for people who don’t want it bad enough. Either you make progress or you make excuses.”

“Yesterday was not your defining moment. The calendar moved forward, why not you?”

” Either step forward into growth or step back into safety.- I choose growth.”

” Grow through what you go through.”

” Growing old is compulsory , growing old is optional.”

” Any growth requires a temporary loss of security.”

Goals

” If you don’t have goals, someone else will hire you to achieve your goals.”

” I am no millionaire , but watch as I become one.”

” A good goal is like a strenuous exercise- it makes you stretch.”

” You will never reach your destination, if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.”

God

“One who trusts in God will never be disappointed.”

“Do not pray for a lighter road. Pray for a stronger back.”

” Life is a series of tiny miracles, notice them.”

” Prayer is when you talk to God. Meditation is when you listen to God.”

“God does not play dice.”

” You cannot believe in God, until you believe in yourself.”

” God’s plan for my future are bigger than my fears.”

” Hold on, God knows what he is doing.”

Habits

“Whatever good things we build end up building us.”

” Beauty is not in the face; it is a light in the heart.”

” Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.”

Happiness

“Happiness can be found in the darkest of times. If only one remembers to turn on the lights.”

” Happiness is when – what you think, what you say and what you do is in perfect harmony.”

” For every minute you are angry, you loose sixty seconds of happiness.”

” It is not how big the house is, it is how happy the home is .”

” When we are happy, we enjoy the music. But, when we are sad, we understand the lyrics.”

” Waiting for someone else to make you happy is the best way to be sad.”

Humble

” The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.”

Honesty

” Honesty is a very expensive gift. Don’t expect it from cheap people.”

” Truth is the debit card., pay first and enjoy later. Lie is a credit card, enjoy first and keep paying it in instalments with a mark up.”

Hope

” We must accept finite disappointment, but never loose infinite hope.”

Kindness

” A grateful heart is a magnet for miracles.”

” If you can stretch a helping hand , do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers and let them go their own way.” – Swami Vivekananda

” Leave the world a little better than you found it.”

” Today be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.”

” You are what you give and share.”

” Be kind to the unkind people. They need it the most.”

” Service to others is the rent you pay for the place on earth.”

Laughter

” A day without a laughter is a day wasted.”

Life

“Life is full of surprises, but never when you need one.”

” Life may offer you a cactus, but you don’t have to sit on it.”

” Lessons in life are repeated until learned.”

” Live your life by a compass, not by a clock.”

” The journey of life is much easier when you are not carrying your past.”

” Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.”

” Life is a beautiful struggle.”

“Music is life. It is a reflection of what we go through.”

” Life is one time offer, use it well.”

” Live without pretending, love without depending. Listen without defending, speak without offending.”

” Life is not a music payer to listen to your favourite songs. It is a radio, adjust yourself to every frequency and enjoy whatever comes in it.”

” When your life feels black and white, make sure your dreams have colours.”

” We all leave footprints as we journey through life. Make sure your’s are worth following.”

“Your life is canvas.Paint it beautifully.”

” Life is short, capture every moment.- Carpe Diem.”

” It is the little things that make life big.”

” You only live once, but if you do it right it is enough.”

” To live is the rarest thing in the world, most people exist.”

” One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it is worth watching.”

Leaders

“Expect problems and have them in the breakfast.”

” You get all you want, if you help people get what they want.”

Learning

” The art of knowing is knowing what to ignore.”

“The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute and the man who does not ask is a fool for life.”

” Do not confine children to your own learnings, for they were born in different times.”

” The art of teaching – is the art of assisting a discovery.”

” The best way to sharpen your skills is to use them.”

” Not all class rooms have four walls. Lean anytime, anywhere.”

” One who dares to teach must never cease to learn.”

Loneliness

” Do not feel lonely.There is an entire universe inside you.”

Love

A visionary soul sees the world through the lenses of love.”

” I sustain myself with the love of family.”

” Love is absence of judgement.”

Manners & Etiquette

“Handshake of the host affects the taste of the roast.”

Memories

” The best thing about memories is making them.”

Mindset

” Birds born in a cage think flying is a stupidity.”

” Life is like a camera. Focus on what is important. Capture the good times. Develop from the negatives and If things don’t turn out the way you want, take another shout.”

“You can’t cross the river merely by standing and staring at water.”

” When orange is squeezed, orange juice comes out- that’s what is inside. When the life squeezes, what comes out is what is inside!!”

“We don’t see things as they are. We see things as we are.”

” Impossible is not a fact. It is an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It is a dare.”

” Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing.”

” You can complain roses have thorns or you can rejoice thorns have roses.”

” A mind is like an umbrella, only useful when open.”

Mistakes

“Mistakes remind us of what needs attention.”

Money

” Stock market is the device to transfer money from impatient to the patient.”

Nature

” Nature is cheaper than therapy.”

Opportunity

” If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to meet it.”

Past

” You are on the right track, when you become uninterested in looking back.”

” The more you let go, the higher you rise.”

Peace

” Those who are at war with others are not at peace with themselves.”

Perseverance

” It will get better, just hold on .”

Problems

” I don’t fix problems. I fix my thinking, problems fix themselves.”

” Talking about your problems is the biggest addiction.”

Positivity

“You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.”

” When I look into the future, it’s so bright it burns my eyes.’

” We cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.”

” It is not about how you look !! it is about how you look at others.”

” Today, catch someone doing something right.”

” Tear off your mask. Your face is glorious.”

” Begin always by expecting good things to happen.”

” Stay away from negative people, they have a problem for every solution.”

Power

” All power is within you. You can do anything and everything.”

“I am enough, I am whole, I am worthy.”

“Power is the ability to be good to others.”

” The task ahead is never as great as the power behind you.”

Reading

” Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.”

” Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.”

” My weekend is all booked.”

” Books are like mirrors, if a fool looks in .You cannot expect a genius to look out.”

Relationships

“Do what you did in the beginning of the relationship and there would be no end.”

” Seek respect, not attention. It lasts longer.”

” You have to keep breaking your heart, until it opens.”

” I deserve respect. Don’t get comfortable with someone disrespecting you.”

“Choose people who choose you.”

” We don’t meet people by accident. There is always a reason. Either they are blessing or a lesson.”

” Don’t worry about people those who talk behind your back. They are behind you for a reason.”

“Mirror is my best friend. It never laughs, when I cry.”

” Most talk to you in their free time, some free their time to talk to you.”

Self Esteem

” I am busy getting stronger.”

” I am a slow walker. But, I never walk back.”

” You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in the drop.”

” Surround yourself with the people who want you to blossom.”

” First love yourself, others will come next.”

” Escape the ordinary. God didn’t put me n this Earth to be ordinary.”

“Light up the darkness with your own light.”

” Either I will find a way or I will make a one.”

” I am making myself proud.”

” Don’t be easy to define . Let them wonder about you.”

” It is not the mountain that we conquer. We conquer ourselves.”

” Be so good, they cannot ignore you.”

” It is amazing what you can accomplish, if you don’t care about who gets the credit!”

” If you hear a voice which says ” you cannot do it.” , turn around and say ” watch me.””

” Find your voice and inspire others to find theirs.”

” Not everyone likes me, but not everyone matters to me.”

Silence

“Move in silence, speak only…when it is time to say check-mate”

“Silence is source of great strength.”

” Silence is not empty. It is full of answers.”

” Silence is the language of God, all else poor translation.”

” When google fails, ask your silence to answer it.”

Smile

” Smile, Gd just heard your prayers.”

Spirituality

” There is a sunshine in my soul.”

” To a mind that is till. The whole universe surrenders.”

” You only have to search for yourself, for everything else we have google.”

” Travel far enough, you will find yourself.”

” Sit with yourself and concentrate for 20 minutes ,unless you are too busy, sit for an hour.”

” We carry inside the wonders we seek outside.”

Stress

” It is not the load that breaks you, but the way you carry it.”

” Worrying is like praying for something, you don’t want.”

Success

“If you want to increase your success rate, double your rate of failure.”

“Never let success go to your head and never let failure go to your heart.”

” Struggle is the stamp on your passport to success.”

” Success comes to those who know, Success comes to those who know they know, Success comes to those who know they know and they become known for what they know.”

” Do it for the people , who want to see you fail.”

” Successful people carry silence and smile on their lips.”

” The road to success has many tempting parking places. Don’t park your dreams.”

” I cannot give you the formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure. It is – try to please everybody.”

Technology

“The day the technology surpasses the human interaction. We will have generation of idiots.” – Albert Einstein

Time Management

“Nobody is that busy. It is only about priorities.”

” Don’t watch the clock. Do what it does. Keep going.”

“I think it’s time to be happy again.”

” The trouble is we think we have time.”

Trust

“To be trusted is a greater compliment than to be loved.”

Truth

” If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”

Vision

” Only when you have a vision for tomorrow, you will find power and purpose in today’s work.”

Wealth

” If you don’t find a way to make money while you sleep , you will work until you die.”

” Richness is not about how much you have , but how little you need.”

Winning

” I will win. Not immediately, but definitely.”

” You can’t win in life, if you are losing in mind.”

” Win with grace, loose with dignity.”

” I never loose, either I win or I learn.”

” Start unknown, finish unforgettable.”

Wisdom

“Mistakes are the usual bridge between inexperience and wisdom.”

Work

” Good, better, best. Never leave it to rest, till your good is better and your better is best.”

” If you get tired, learn to rest, not to quit.”

” Work is prayer in action.”

“Champions keep playing until they get it right.”

” If you are still trying, you have not failed.”

” Whenever you undervalue, what you do. The world will undervalue who you are.”

” The way to get started is to quit talking and start doing.”

“If you can’t love your work- leave it, if you can’t leave your work – love it.”

“Work is just a serious play.”

” If you want to do something, you will find the way. If you don’t want to , you will find an excuse.”

” I don’t stop, when I am tired. I stop, when I am done.”

” Work until your idols become your rivals.”

” Work until balance in your account number becomes as big as your mobile number.”

Worry

” Worrying won’t take away your tomorrow’s troubles . It only takes away your today’ peace.

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