50+ Inspirational Quotes about Life That Will Change You Forever

Last Updated on May 3, 2018

Inspirational quotes have the ability to fill you with energy and positivism. They can shift your expectations, beliefs and self trust which will positively affect your life and others.

We have selected the best inspirational quotes from famous historical figures, leaders and experts. Hopefully they will be the push you need to achieve your goals.

Everything you need to be great is already inside you. Stop Waiting for someone or something to light your fire. You have the match. – Darren Hardy

What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It’s a temporary detour, not a dead end. – Denis Waitley

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. – Confucius

Life is fragile. We’re not guaranteed a tomorrow so give it everything you’ve got. – Tim Cook

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Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you. — Walt Whitman

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals. – Henry David Thoreau

No matter where you are in life, you’ll save a lot of time by not worrying too much about what other people think about you. The earlier in your life that you can learn that, the easier the rest of it will be. — Sophia Amoruso

Failure is not fun. It can be awful. But living so cautiously that you never fail is worse. – JK Rowling

There are two different types of people in the world, those who want to know, and those who want to believe. – Friedrich Nietzsche

There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it. – Edith Wharton

Jump, and you’ll find out how to unfold your wings as you fall. – Ray Bradbury

Inspirational Quotes By Maya Angelou

Live as you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. – Mahatma Gandhi

If you must look back, do so forgivingly. If you must look forward, do so prayerfully. However, the wisest thing you can do is be present in the present. Gratefully. – Maya Angelou

Instead of wondering when your next vacation is, maybe you should set up a life you don’t need to escape from. – Seth Godin

When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision… Then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid. – Audre Lorde

Normality is a paved road: it’s comfortable to walk but no flowers grow. – Vincent van Gogh

Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls. -Joseph Campbell

Work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt and dance like no one is watching. – Randell G Leighton

Inspirational Quotes By Albert Einstein

Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere. – Albert Einstein

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible. – Tony Robins

I arise full of eagerness and energy, knowing well what achievement lies ahead of me. – Zane Grey

We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. – Joseph Campbell

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present. – Jim Rohn

The glow of one warm thought is to me worth more than money. – Thomas Jefferson

Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them. – Marcus Aurelius

Inspirational Quotes Jimmy Dean

I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. – Jimmy Dean

If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of. – Bruce Lee

The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. — Bertrand Russell

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world. – Robin Williams

Build your own dreams, or someone will hire you to build theirs. – Farrah Gray

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. – Anais Nin

Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it. – Lou Holtz

The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. – Chinese Proverb

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. – Aristotle

The degree of responsibility you take for your life determines how much change you can create in it. – Celestine Chua

If the mind thinks with a believing attitude one can do amazing things. – Norman Vincent Peale

Anything I’ve ever done that ultimately was worthwhile initially scared me to death. – Betty Bender

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. – Buddha

There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment. – Norman Vincent Peale

It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always. – Oprah Winfrey

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Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle. – Christian D. Larson

Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Find your purpose and fling your life out to it. Find a way or make one. Try with all your might. Self-made or never made. – Orison Swett Marden

Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out. – Edwin Markham

If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one. – Dolly Parton

What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. – C. S. Lewis

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