Encouraging Quotes

  • “The Lord will fight for you. You need only to be still.”
  • “Train yourself to find the blessing in everything.”
  • “Hardships often prepare ordinary people for extraordinary destiny.”
  • “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn
  • “Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.” – George S. Patton
  • “True happiness involves the full use of one’s power and talents.” – John W. Gardner
  • “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison
  • “You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality in the mind next to honor.” – Aristotle
  • “Get going. Move forward. Aim High. Plan a takeoff. Don’t just sit on the runway and hope someone will come along and push the airplane. It simply won’t
  • “Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” – Norman Vincent Peale
  • “Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.” – Thomas Jefferson
  • “Soon, when all is well, you’re going to look back on this period of your life and be so glad that you never gave up.” – Brittany Burgunder
  • “You’re allowed to scream, you’re allowed to cry but do not give up.”
  • “You have been assigned this mountain to show others it can be moved.”
  • “You are stronger than you know. More capable than you ever dreamed. And you are loved more than you could possibly imagine.”
  • “Sometimes it takes an overwhelming breakdown to have an undeniable breakthrough.”
  • “Beautiful girl you were made to do hard things. So believe in yourself.”
  • “Sometimes when you are in a dark place you think you have been buried, but actually you have been planted.”
  • “Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you. I will hold you up with my victorious right hand.”
  • Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the things you did.
  • We don’t develop courage by being happy every day. We develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
  • 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.
  • It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.
  • “What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly. “
  • “If you don’t pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves.”
  • “He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.“
  • “It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever – the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it.”
  • “Everyone has inside them a piece of good news. The good news is you don’t know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is.”
  • “In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It’s not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.”
  • “A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.”
  • “Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.”
  • “It doesn’t matter how many say it cannot be done or how many people have tried it before; it’s important to realize that whatever you’re doing, it’s your first attempt at it.“
  • “When you get to your wits end, you will find, God lives there.
  • almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Perseverance and determination alone are omnipotent.”
  • “Defeat may serve as well as victory to shake the soul and let the glory out. “
  • “It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always. “
  • “Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do.“
  • “Press on – nothing can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is 
  • “Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement – and we will make the goal. “
  • “When written in Chinese the word “crisis” is composed of two characters – one represents danger and the other represents opportunity. “
  • “Perhaps everything terrible is in its deepest being something helpless that wants help from us. “
  • “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.“
  • “God brings men into deep waters, not to drown them, but to cleanse them. “
  • “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.”
  • If you can tune into your purpose and really align with it, setting goals so that your vision is an expression of that purpose, then life flows much more easily.
  • You don’t need to be better than anyone else, you just need to be better than you used to be.
  • It is never too late to be what you might have been.
  • “Be gentle with yourself. You’re doing the best you can!”
  • “You’re not going to master the rest of your life in one day. Just relax. Master the day. Then just keep doing that every day.”
  • A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.
  • You cannot afford to live in potential for the rest of your life; at some point, you have to unleash the potential and make your move.
  • “Never let a bad situation bring out the worst in you. Choose to stay positive and be the strong person that God created you to be!”
  • “You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.” – Rosa Parks
  • “God changes caterpillars into butterflies, sand into pearls and coal into diamonds using time and pressure. He’s working on you too.”
  • “Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” – Og Mandino
  • “You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth
  • “Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.” – Jim Rohn
  • “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
  • “Quality is not an act, it is a habit.” – Aristotle
  • “It is very important to know who you are. To make decisions. To show who you are.” – Malala Yousafzai
  • “Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” – Wayne Dyer
  • “Perhaps everything terrible is in its deepest being something helpless that wants help from us.” – Rainer Rilke
  • “Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” – Bo Jackson
  • “In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.” – Nikos Kazantzakis
  • “Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  • happen. Change your attitude and gain some altitude. Believe me, you’ll love it up here.” – Donald Trump
  • “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.” – Hellen Keller
  • “A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are willing to sacrifice the little things in life and pay the price for the things that are worthwhile, it can be done.” – Vince Lombardi
  • “Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” – Helen Keller
  • “When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up.” – Les Brown
  • “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
  • “You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “He who refuses to embrace a unique opportunity loses the prize as surely as if he had failed.” – William James
  • “The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.” – Mark Caine
  • “We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.” – Maya Angelou
  • “God is not punishing you, he is preparing you. Trust his plans not your pain.”
  • “It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever – the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it.” – Vince Lombardi
  • “Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward.” – Victor Kiam
  • “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”
  • “Expect problems and eat them for breakfast.” – Alfred A. Montapert
  • “The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.” – Thomas Paine
  • “Often we women are risk averse. I needed the push. Now, more than ever, young women need more seasoned women to provide that encouragement, to take a risk, to go for it. Once a glass ceiling is broken, it stays broken.” – Jennifer Grahnolm
  • “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll
  • “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison
  • “There’s a reason for everything. This one may look like a setback. It doesn’t mean you’re failing but that God is growing you in a new way.”
  • “God knew your life would come to this and he has a plan for you.”
  • “Hold on to what is good, even if it’s a handful of earth.” – Hopi prayer
  • “The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” – Amelia Earhart
  • “I’ve never met a strong person with an easy past.”
  • “I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.”
  • “Some luck lies in not getting what you thought you wanted but getting what you have, which once you have got it you may be smart enough to see is what you would have wanted had you known.” – Garrison Keillor
  • “Do your work with your whole heart, and you will succeed – there’s so little competition.” – Elbert Hubbard
  • “Wake up. Kick ass. Repeat.”
  • “Take a deep breath, it’s just a bad day not a bad life.”
  • “You only fail when you stop trying.”
  • “Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” – Tony Robbins
  • “It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.”
  • “Never complain and never explain.” – Benjamin Disraeli
  • “If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” – H. G. Wells
  • “The best revenge is massive success.” – Frank Sinatra
  • “Never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill
  • “In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It’s not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.” – Tony Robbins
  • “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.” – Elon Musk
  • “Someday everything will make perfect sense. So for now laugh at the confusion, smile through the tears, and keep reminding yourself that everything happens for a reason.”
  • “Hey, little fighter, soon things will be brighter.”
  • “Just be yourself. Let people see the real, imperfect, flawed, quirky, weird, beautiful, magical person you are.”
  • “Strive not to be a success but rather to be of value.” – Albert Einstein
  • “Stop beating yourself up you are a work in progress, which means you get there a little at a time, not all at once.”
  • “Don’t think, just do.” – Horace
  • “It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.”