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Motivational Sayings

These motivational sayings will hopefully inspire and motivate you to have a stronger belief in your dreams and goals and to go for them with an undying commitment.

These motivation sayings can help you realize that you have what it takes to live the life you truly desire. All you have to do is go out there and claim it. Life is crazy short so you want to make the best out of it while you still can.

If you have any favorite motivational sayings about life or other topics of your own, you can add it down at the bottom. Enjoy!

"Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict."

~William E. Channing~

"It is surmounting difficulties that makes heroes."

~Louis Kossuth~

~Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.~

~Bernice Johnson Reagon~

"Men take only their needs into consideration, never their abilities."

~Napoleon Bonaparte~

"We would accomplish many more things if we did not think of them as impossible."

~C. Malesherbes~

"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."

~Dale Carnegie~

"If not us, who? If not now, when?"

~Kennedy, John F.~

"Never be satisfied with what you achieve, because it all pales in comparison with what you are capable of doing in the future."

~Rabbi Nochem Kaplan~

"All our dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them."

~Walt Disney~

"Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die tomorrow."

~James Dean~

"If you're going to be thinking, you may as well think big."

~Donald Trump~

"Where there's a will there's a way."

~English Proverb~

"If you really want something, you can figure out how to make it happen."


"A determined person will do more with a pen and paper, than a lazy person will accomplish with a personal computer."

~Catherine Pulsifer~

"So long as there is breath in me, that long I will persist. For now I know one of the greatest principles on success; if I persist long enough I will win."

~Og Mandino~

"We will either find a way, or make one!"


"You have a very powerful mind that can make anything happen as long as you keep yourself centered."

~Dr. Wayne W. Dyer~

"Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything."

~Napoleon Hill~

"Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself."

~Ralph Waldo Emerson~

"Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so."

~Robert G. Ingersoll~

"Did you ever see an unhappy horse? Did you ever see bird that had the blues? One reason why birds and horses are not unhappy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses."

~Dale Carnegie~

"You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need."

~Vernon Howard~

"Real happiness comes from inside. Nobody can give it to you."

~Sharon Stone~

"Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish."

~John Quincy Adams~

"That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well."

~Abraham Lincoln~

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."

~Thomas Edison~

"The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty."

~Winston Churchill~

"When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters—one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity."

~John F. Kennedy~

"He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else."

~Benjamin Franklin~

"Ninety-nine percent of failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses."

~George W. Carver~

"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."

~Mark Twain~

"Create a life worth living and dying for."

~Kevin Ngo - Motivational Quotes

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