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58 Best Motivational Quotes to Make Your Day Instantly Better

If there’s anything in the world that has the power to move mountains, that’s words. It’s psychologically proven that reading motivational quotes can make your life instantly better. They inspire you, move you and motivate your dull, mundane life. We all face challenges on an everyday basis and what helps us survive is the will power and these wonderful and powerful words can breathe life into your everyday struggles. Read on for the best motivational quotes:

  1. Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m possible”! —Audrey Hepburn

  2. I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. —Maya Angelou

  3. Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right. —Henry Ford

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  4. Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. — Vince Lombardi

  5. Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. —Charles Swindoll
  6. If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough. — Oprah Winfrey

  7. Remember no one can make you feel inferior without your consent. — Eleanor Roosevelt
  8. I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. — Jimmy Dean

  9. Believe you can and you’re halfway there. —Theodore Roosevelt

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  10. To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. — Eleanor Roosevelt
  1. I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. –Maya Angelou
  2. Either you run the day, or the day runs you. – Jim Rohn

  3. Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right. –Henry Ford

  4. The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. –Mark Twain

  5. Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it.  Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. –Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  6. The best revenge is massive success. –Frank Sinatra

  7. People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing.  That’s why we recommend it daily. –Zig Ziglar

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

  9. If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. –Vincent Van Gogh

  10. There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing. –Aristotle

  11. Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock and the door will be opened for you. –Jesus

  12. The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. –Ralph Waldo Emerson

  13. Go confidently in the direction of your dreams.  Live the life you have imagined. –Henry David Thoreau

  14. When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, I used everything you gave me. –Erma Bombeck

  15. Few things can help an individual more than to place responsibility on him, and to let him know that you trust him.  –Booker T. Washington

  16. Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart. – Ancient Indian Proverb

  17. Believe you can and you’re halfway there. –Theodore Roosevelt

  18. Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear. –George Addair

  19. We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. –Plato

  20. Teach thy tongue to say, “I do not know,” and thous shalt progress. –Maimonides

  21. Start where you are. Use what you have.  Do what you can. –Arthur Ashe

  22. When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life.  When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up.  I wrote down ‘happy’.  They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life. –John Lennon

  23. Fall seven times and stand up eight. –Japanese Proverb

  24. When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us. –Helen Keller

  25. Everything has beauty, but not everyone can see. –Confucius

  26. How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. –Anne Frank

  27. When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. –Lao Tzu

  28. Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. –Maya Angelou

  29. Happiness is not something readymade.  It comes from your own actions. –Dalai Lama

  30. If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on. –Sheryl Sandberg

  31. First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends; wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end. –Aristotle
  32. If the wind will not serve, take to the oars. –Latin Proverb
  33. You can’t fall if you don’t climb.  But there’s no joy in living your whole life on the ground. –Unknown
  34. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained. –Marie Curie
  35. Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. –Les Brown
  36. Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. –Joshua J. Marine
  37. If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. –Booker T. Washington
  38. I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do. –Leonardo da Vinci
  39. Limitations live only in our minds.  But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless. –Jamie Paolinetti
  40. You take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing, no one to blame. –Erica Jong
  41. What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. –Bob Dylan
  42. I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong. –Benjamin Franklin
  43. In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. –Bill Cosby
  44. A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. – Albert Einstein
  45. The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it. –Chinese Proverb
  46. There are no traffic jams along the extra mile. –Roger Staubach
  47. It is never too late to be what you might have been. –George Eliot

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