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750 Inspirational Deep Quotes To Make You Think (2023)

Updated: Jan 15, 2023

1. “The best revenge is massive success.” — Frank Sinatra


2. “All the mistakes I ever made in my life were when I wanted to say No, and said Yes.” ~ Moss Hart


3. “I do not fear the unknown, I fear that what I do know will never take me anywhere.”― Najah Roberts


4. “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anaïs Nin


5. “Greatness is what happens when you relentlessly push yourself to continuously create a better you.” ―Edmond Mbiaka


6. “Every strength is also a weakness. The opposite is true as well.” – Neil Strauss


7. “A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


8. “Doubt is an uncomfortable condition, but certainty is a ridiculous one.” – Voltaire


9. “Your problem is you’re… too busy holding onto your unworthiness.”


10. “Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.” – Elbert Hubbard


11. “You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.” —Michael Jordan


12. “I’ve hidden memories in boxes inside my head before. Sometimes it’s the only way to deal with things.” – Alice Feeney


13. “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.”— Confucius


14. “The only reason we get lost in thought, is because it is unfamiliar territory.” ~ Ashton Leinen


15. “He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears.” – Michel De Montaigne


16. “The best and the most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or ever touched. They must be felt with the heart.”—Helen Keller


17. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.” — Mary Engelbreit


18. “The best proof of love is trust.”


19. “The deeper that sorrow carves into your being, the more joy you can contain. Is not the cup that holds your wine the very cup that was burned in the potter’s oven? And is not the lute that soothes your spirit, the very wood that was hollowed with knives?


20. “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” — Joseph Campbell


21. “A ship is always safe at shore but that is not what it’s built for.”


22. “Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.” – Martin Luther


23. “Desire, burning desire, is basic to achieving anything beyond the ordinary.” —Joseph B. Wirthlin


24. “What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.”


25. “A false friend and a shadow attend only while the sun shines.” – Benjamin Franklin


26. “The most important things are the hardest to say because words diminish them.” – Stephen King


27. “Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one.” – Martin Heidegger


28. “Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.” —Napoleon Hill


29. “The reason why we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind the scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel.”


30. “The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are always so certain of themselves, and wiser people so full of doubts.”


31. “Dreams can come true, but there is a secret. They're realized through the magic of persistence, determination, commitment, passion, practice, focus and hard work. They happen a step at a time, manifested over years, not weeks.”


32. “If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend six hours sharpening my ax.”


33. “Lose your dreams and you might lose your mind.” – Mick Jagger


34. If we cannot see the possibility of greatness, how can we dream it?” —Lee Strasberg


35. “It may be that those who do most, dream most.” – Stephen Butler Leacock


36. “It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop.” ~ Confucius


37. “Love is what you've been through with somebody.”


38. “It does not matter how strong your vocabulary is, It’s all vain if your words can’t make happy anyone.” ~ Invajy


39. “You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” – Buckminster Fuller


40. “Respect yourself and others will respect you.” ―Confucius


41. “We don’t even ask happiness, just a little less pain.”― Charles Bukowski


42. “Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.” – C.S. Lewis


43. “Knowing what must be done does away with fear.” – Rosa Parks


44. “You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.” – Jonathan Safran Foer


45. “Be like the flower that gives fragrance even to the hand that crushes it.” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib


46. “One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals.” ~ Michael Korda


47. “Big dreams create the magic that stir men’s souls to greatness.” —Bill McCartney


48. “The temptation of the age is to look good without being good.” – Brennan Manning


49. “To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work.” — Mary Oliver


50. “Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don't.” – Steve Maraboli


51. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” ~ Albert Einstein


52. “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” – Mother Teresa


53. “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


54. “When the winds of life are pushing you back, THAT’S when you push forward the hardest.” ―Yvonne Pierre


55. “Take responsibility of your own happiness, never put it in other people’s hands.” ― Roy T. Bennett


56. “We become what we think about.”


57. “Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.” ~ Chris Grosser


58. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.”


59. “To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children… to leave the world a better place… to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.”


60. “The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.” – Kahlil Gibran


61. “It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.”


62. “Look for the thing you notice but no one else notices.” – Rick Rubin


63. “Time is a created thing. To say 'I don't have time,' is like saying, 'I don't want to.” – Lao Tzu


64. “Everything you can imagine is real.” ― Pablo Picasso


65. “Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.” ~ Dalai Lama


66. “If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought.” – Peace Pilgrim


67. “Pain is temporary. Quitting lasts forever.”― Lance Armstrong


68. “Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.” – Samuel Beckett


69. “Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pours through and shines down upon us to let us know they are happy.”


70. “Success is largely a matter of holding on after others have let go.”


71. “It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


72. None of us does everything right. None of us is so wise that we always speak the right word or so strong that we always do the right thing. Remembering this keeps us humble.” – Charles Stanley


73. “And remember, no matter where you go, there you are.”


74. “If you have to introduce yourself then understand that success is still far away.” ~ Invajy


75. Set goals for those open hours to maximize your thinking time and use powerful questions to encourage deep thinking.


76. “Without dreams, there can be no courage. And without courage, there can be no action.” – Wim Wender


77. “Most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in ten years.” ― Bill Gates


78. “It's being here now that's important. There's no past and there's no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can gain experience from the past, but we can't relive it; and we can hope for the future, but we don't know if there is one.” – George Harrison


79. “I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life.” — Corazon Aquino


80. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” — Oscar Wilde


81. “Nothing in the world can take the place of perseverance. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost legendary. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Perseverance and determination alone are omnipotent.”


82. “Normal people can become very annoying if put in annoying situations.”― Jessica Park


83. “You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” ~ Margaret Thatcher


84. “Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.”


85. “Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes, and adversity is not without comforts and hopes.” – Francis Bacon


86. “Love will find a way through paths where wolves fear to prey.”


87. “Time is a created thing. To say “I don’t have time”, is like saying, “I don’t want to.” – Lao Tzu


88. “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” ~ Albert Einstein


89. “The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” –Nelson Mandela


90. “How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live ’em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give ’em.”


91. “It has been said that a person may have ten years of experience, or one year of experience repeated ten times.” – Yukiso Yamamoto


92. “We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorns have roses.” ~ Abraham Lincoln


93. “A champion is defined not by their wins but by how they can recover when they fall.” —Serena Williams


94. “Civilization is a hopeless race to discover remedies for the evils it produces.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau


95. “You shouldn’t have to settle for rabbits if what you want is deer.” – Daniel Quinn


96. “One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.” – Sigmund Freud


97. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” – Mark Twain


98. “Mistakes don’t make relationships as weak as misunderstandings.” ~ Invajy


99. “Human nature is like water. It takes the shape of its container.” – Wallace Stevens


100. “We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.” – Jimmy Carter


101. “I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.”


102. “Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all.”


103. “You may delay, but time will not.” – Benjamin Franklin


104. “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha


105. “We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it.” – William Faulkner


106. “A man is but what he knows.” – Sir Francis Bacon


107. “Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” – Leo Tolstoy


108. “Life becomes easier when you learn to accept the apology you never got.” – R. Brault


109. “The Law of Win/Win says, ‘Let’s not do it your way or my way; let’s do it the best way’.” ~ Greg Anderson


110. “At any given moment, you have the power to say: this is not how the story is going to end.” ~ Christine Mason Miller


111. “Impossible is for the unwilling.” – John Keats


112. “Have enough courage to start and enough heart to finish.” – Jessica N. S. Yourko


113. “Everything you want is on the other side of fear.”


114. “Life has no remote….get up and change it yourself!”― Mark A. Cooper


115. “Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.” ~ Albert Einstein


116. “Not until we are lost, do we begin to find ourselves.” – Henry David Thoreau


117. “Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.”― Albert Einstein


118. “Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.” — Henry van Dyke


119. “Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy.”


120. “For many men, the acquisition of wealth does not end their troubles, it only changes them.”


121. “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” ―Albert Einstein


122. “Friends are those rare people who ask how we are and then wait to hear the answer.”


123. “Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.” ~ Oprah Winfrey


124. “The only person you should try to be better than, is the person you were yesterday.” ~ Matty Mullens


125. “The real test of friendship is can you literally do nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those moments of life that are utterly simple?”


126. “You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses.” – Tom Wilson


127. “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” ~ Joseph Campbell


128. “It's been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”


129. “Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.”


130. “We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” ~ Oscar Wilde


131. “Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.” – Lillian Dickson


132. “Could I have been anyone other than me?” ~ Dave Matthews


133. “A great man is always willing to be little.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


134. “Sometimes the questions are complicated, and the answers are simple.” ~ Dr. Seuss


135. “You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.” – Buddha


136. “If you want happiness for an hour — take a nap.


137. “Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.” – Kahlil Gibran


138. “The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” – William Faulkner


139. “Every human walks around with a certain kind of sadness. They may not wear it on their sleeves, but it’s there if you look deep.” – Taraji P. Henson


140. “Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” ~ Dr. Seuss


141. “Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.” – John F. Kennedy


142. “Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world.”


143. “For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on major events like a great job, huge amounts of money, a flawlessly happy marriage or a trip to Paris, that person isn’t going to be happy much of the time.


144. “All meaningful and lasting change starts first in your imagination and then works its way out. Imagination is more important than knowledge.” – Albert Einstein


145. “Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.” – Elie Wiesel


146. “You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.”


147. “The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” ― Isaac Asimov


148. “Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.”― Sun Tzu


149. Devoting time to think will allow you to maximize your Everyday Power and operate at your full potential.


150. “Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.” – Seneca


151. “Love is a verb. Love — the feeling — is a fruit of love, the verb.” — Stephen Covey


152. “Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.”– C.S. Lewis


153. “Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.” ~ Edgar Allan Poe


154. Thinking time allows you to understand yourself better, make smarter decisions, and see things differently. It also helps reduce time waste, reduce stress and increase your confidence and happiness.


155. “Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.”


156. “If you want to shine like the sun, first burn like the sun.” – APJ Abdul Kalam


157. “If you want to overcome the whole world, overcome yourself.” ~ Fyodor Dostoyevsky


158. “Even when we do not actively participate in our destiny, we are still on a chosen path. Life has a way of making decisions for us.”― Nina Guilbeau


159. “Dreams are today’s answers to tomorrow’s questions.” – Edgar Cayce


160. “Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you are going to have.”


161. “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” – Albert Einstein


162. “Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.” —Buddhist Proverb


163. “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


164. “No tree, it is said, can grow to heaven unless its roots reach down to hell.” – Carl Jung


165. “Take a deep breath, pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and start all over again.”


166. “Most people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so.” ~ Bertrand Russell


167. “If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary.” ~ Jim Rohn


168. “What matters isn’t what a person has or doesn’t have; it is what he or she is afraid of losing.” – Nicholas Nassim Taleb


169. “Success comes from having dreams that are bigger than your fears.” ~ Bobby Unser


170. “Don’t cry over someone who wouldn’t cry over you.”― Lauren Conrad


171. “Life is too deep for words, so don’t try to describe it, just live it.” ~ C. S. Lewis


172. “Better a cruel truth than a comfortable delusion.” – Edward Abbey


173. “The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.” ~ Bob Marley


174. And deal full many a thoughtless blow


175. “Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King


176. “He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.” — Elbert Hubbard


177. “Rise above the storm, and you will find the sunshine.” – Mario Fernandez


178. “After every difficulty, ask yourself two questions: “What did I do right?” and “What would I do differently?”


179. “You can tell a pioneer by the arrows in his back.” – Beverly Rubik


180. “Reality is such an elusive concept.” ― Laura Gilfillan


181. “The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.”


182. “Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.“ – Groucho Marx


183. “Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.” ~ Coco Chanel


184. “We shall see but a little way if we require to understand what we see.” – Henry David Thoreau


185. “Our lives improve only when we take chances…and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.” – Walter Anderson


186. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” ~ Aristotle


187. “The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.” – James Oppenheim


188. “Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” – Soren Kierkegaard


189. “On a deeper level you are already complete. When you realize that, there is a playful, joyous energy behind what you do.”


190. “Hate comes from intimidation, love comes from appreciation.” – Tyga


191. The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude. – Oprah Winfrey


192. “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.”


193. “The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.”~ Albert Einstein


194. “Plants are more courageous than almost all human beings: an orange tree would rather die than produce lemons, whereas instead of dying the average person would rather be someone they are not.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana


195. “The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.”


196. “The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost.”


197. “We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” – George Bernard Shaw


198. “Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it’s thinking of yourself less.” – C. S. Lewis


199. If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer is always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.– Nora Roberts


200. “It is better to offer no excuse than a bad one.” – George Washington


201. No matter how busy your schedule might be, set aside some time in your calendar to think of new ideas and brainstorm ways to push through your problems.


202. “The best way to succeed in this world is to act on the advice you give to others.”


203. “To achieve greatness one should live as if they will never die.” —Francois de La Rochefoucauld


204. “When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world.”― John Muir


205. “Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.”


206. “Good things happen to those who hustle.”


207. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”


208. “You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” ~ Mark Twain


209. “Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, I will try again tomorrow.” – Mary Anne Radmacher


210. “No one has ever found themselves without being a little lost.” ―Sai Pradeep


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


212. “To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.”


213. “No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.” – Lupita Nyong’o


214. “Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean


215. “It’s been my experience that you can nearly always enjoy things if you make up your mind firmly that you will.”— L.M. Montgomery


216. “There are two ways of spreading light. To be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it.” ~ Edith Wharton


217. “Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You got to keep going.” – Chantal Sutherland


218. “The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it.” ~ Thich Nhat Hanh


219. “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes


220. “The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be.”


221. “Life is too deep for words, so don’t try to describe it, just live it.” – C. S. Lewis


222. “A man falls in love through his eyes, a woman through her ears.” – Les Dawson


223. “There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality.” – Seneca


224. “I don’t dream at night, I dream all day; I dream for a living.” – Steven Spielberg


225. “Immature love says: ‘I love you because I need you.' Mature love says ‘I need you because I love you.'”


226. “If you continue to think the way you’ve always thought, you’ll continue to get what you’ve always got.” ~ Kevin Trudeau


227. “People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things.” — Edmund Hillary


228. “Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you.” – Walt Whitman


229. “We all have two lives. The second one starts when we realize we only have one.” — Confucius


230. “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” – Charles Darwin


231. “The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.” ~ Ernest Hemingway


232. “If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.” ―Charles Bukowski


233. As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” ~ Bill Gates


234. “Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.”


235. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” ~ Oscar Wilde


236. “If you don’t pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves.”


237. “Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.” — Khalil Gibran


238. “The art of love is largely the art of persistence.”


239. “Always go too far, because that’s where you’ll find the truth.” – Albert Camus


240. “Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I'll show you someone who has never achieved much.” – Joan Collins


241. “The soul which has no fixed purpose in life is lost; to be everywhere, is to be nowhere.”– Michel de Montaigne


242. “If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.”


243. “For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


244. “Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” – Marthe Troly-Curtin


245. Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future. – Oscar Wilde


246. “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” — Gandhi


247. “I have had dreams, and I’ve had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.” – Jonas Salk


248. “Let your action manifest your thought, your belief and your passion.”― Mohammed Ali Bapir


249. “Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door. ” – Coco Chanel


250. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


251. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” ~ John D. Rockefeller


252. “Love is a friendship set to music.”


253. “Go the extra mile, there’s no one on it.” – Grant Cardone


254. “I don’t need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.”


255. “It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.” ~ Herman Melville


256. “Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.”


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258. “Patience with small details makes perfect a large work, like the universe.” – Rumi


259. “The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.” ~ Tony Robbins


260. “You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated.” ~ Maya Angelou


261. “Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” ~ Jim Ryun


262. “We can see through others only when we can see through ourselves.” — Bruce Lee


263. “The reason why many are still troubled, still seeking, still making little forward progress is because they haven't yet come to the end of themselves. We're still trying to give orders, and interfering with God's work within us. ” – A. W. Tozer


264. “Fear is forward. No one is afraid of yesterday.” ~ Renata Adler


265. “Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” —Wilma Rudolph


266. “Refuse to be average. Let your heart soar as high as it will.” – A. W. Tozer


267. “You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” ~ Christopher Columbus


268. “A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.”— John A. Shedd


269. “Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.” ~ Margaret Mead


270. “Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” ~ Maya Angelou


271. “Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” — Joshua J. Marine


272. “You cannot be truly humble, unless you truly believe that life can and will go on without you.”― Mokokoma Mokhonoana


273. “A loyal friend laughs at your jokes when they’re not so good, and sympathizes with your problems when they’re not so bad.”


274. “What you must understand about me is that I’m a deeply unhappy person.” ― John Green


275. “Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.” ~ Jim Rohn


276. “Love does not dominate; it cultivates.”


277. “Some of the biggest challenges in relationships come from the fact that most people enter a relationship in order to get something: they’re trying to find someone who’s going to make them feel good. In reality, the only way a relationship will last is if you see your relationship as a place that you go to give, and not a place that you go to take.”


278. “Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.” – Maori proverb


279. “Time isn’t precious at all, because it is an illusion. What you perceive as precious is not time but the one point that is out of time: the Now. That is precious indeed. The more you are focused on time—past and future—the more you miss the Now, the most precious thing there is.” – Eckhart Tolle


280. “A year from now you may wish you had started today.”


281. “The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.” ~ Helen Keller


282. “Success comes in cans; failure in can'ts.”


283. “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” ~ Anais Nin


284. “The world is changed by examples, not by opinions.” – Paulo Coelho


285. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” ~ George Eliot


286. “Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations. Don’t over-analyze your relationships. Stop playing games. A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness.“


287. “The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.” ~ Robert H Schuller


288. “Good friends help you to find important things when you have lost them…your smile, your hope, and your courage.” – Doe Zantamata


289. “The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious to the rose.” – Kahlil Gibran


290. “Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” ~ Harriet Beecher Stow


291. “At school, new ideas are thrust at you every day. Out in the world, you’ll have to find your inner motivation to seek for new ideas on your own.”― Bill Watterson


292. “Treat everyone with politeness and kindness, not because they are nice, but because you are.”― Roy T. Bennett


293. “I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” – Anne Frank


294. “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” — George Bernhard Shaw


295. “Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.” ~ Kahlil Gibran


296. “Time doesn't take away from friendship, nor does separation.” – Tennessee Williams


297. “You were designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness.” —Zig Ziglar


298. “I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.” — Mark Twain


299. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Aristotle


300. “Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.” – Robert A. Heinlein


301. “Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.” – Theodore Roosevelt


302. “Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.”


303. “Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.” – Epicurus


304. “Science has not yet taught us if madness is or is not the sublimity of the intelligence.” – Edgar Allan Poe


305. “Since loving is about knowing, we have more meaningful love relationships when we know each other and it takes time to know each other.” – Bell Hooks


306. “Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua Marine


307. “Don’t wait for others to bring the change. Be the change and bring the change.” ― Invajy


308. “If people did not do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.”


309. “Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one.”


310. With all the pressures of life, spending time to think brings many benefits. It’s vital for your success and well-being.


311. “The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.”― Albert Einstein


312. “Together we can face any challenges as deep as the ocean and as high as the sky.” – Sonia Gandhi


313. “Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.”


314. “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


315. “Never to suffer would never to have been blessed.” — Edgar Allan Poe


316. “If you go looking for a friend, you’re going to find they’re very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you’ll find them everywhere.”


317. “It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” ~ Babe Ruth


318. “Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.” ― Jim Ryun


319. “When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure.”


320. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.” ~ Lao Tzu


321. “He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears.” — Michel De Montaigne


322. “Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.”


323. While journeying east and west –


324. “Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.” – Farraj Gray


325. “Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.” – Napoleon Bonaparte


326. “What we have done for ourselves alone, dies with us. What we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal.” – Albert Pike


327. “Your positive energy leaves a powerful impression on the world.” – Gabby Bernstein


328. “Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life. Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism.”


329. “Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss


330. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller


331. “Like success, failure is many things to many people. With positive mental attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, and a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order to prepare to try again.”


332. “If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right.”


333. “Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” ~ Soren Kierkegaard


334. “Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend.” ~ Albert Camus


335. “Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.” – Barack Obama


336. “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” – Eleanor Roosevelt


337. “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.”


338. “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


339. “Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.”


340. “Never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time.” ~ Charles Dickens


341. “The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.” – Oscar Wilde


342. “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson


343. “If you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?”― Rumi


344. “There’s one sad truth in life I’ve found


345. “Life is the flower for which love is the honey.” – Victor Hugo


346. “Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because regret is stronger than gratitude.” – Anne Frank


347. “Your mind can be either your prison or your palace. What you make it is yours to decide.”― Bernard Kelvin Clive


348. “Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.” – John Ruskin


349. “Things don’t have to change the world to be important.” – Steve Jobs


350. “I know all about how one moment could haunt you for the rest of your life. How it consumes you and every facet of your life.” – Micalea Smeltzer


351. “Take responsibility of your own happiness, never put it in other people’s hands.” ~ Roy T. Bennett


352. “The temptation of the age is to look good without being good.”― Brennan Manning


353. “Nothing can cure the soul but the senses, just as nothing can cure the senses but the soul.” – Oscar Wilde


354. “The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.” – C. S. Lewis


355. “When you are your own best friend, you don’t endlessly seek out relationships, friendships, and validation from the wrong sources because you realize that the only approval and validation you need is your own.” – Mandy Hale


356. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” –Arthur Ashe


357. “Don't rely on someone else for your happiness and self-worth. Only you can be responsible for that. If you can't love and respect yourself – no one else will be able to make that happen. Accept who you are – completely; the good and the bad – and make changes as YOU see fit – not because you think someone else wants you to be different.”


358. “There is more to life than simply increasing its speed.” – Mahatma Gandhi


359. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill


360. “Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you.” – Aldous Huxley


361. “Life is never made unbearable by circumstances, but only by lack of meaning and purpose.” — Viktor Frankl


362. “The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.”― Oprah Winfrey


363. “We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.”~ Swami Vivekananda


364. “Don’t underestimate the value of Doing Nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering.”


365. “If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.” ~Rick Riordan


366. “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.” — Bill Keane


367. “People do not lack strength; they lack will.” – Victor Hugo


368. “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


369. “Knowledge is what enables one to be wrong.”― Mike Higton


370. “And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln


371. “You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.” – Charles Buxton


372. “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn


373. “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”


374. “Life's real failure is when you do not realize how close you were to success when you gave up.”


375. “The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.” – Helen Keller


376. There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved. – George Sand


377. “The end of wisdom is to dream high enough to lose the dream in the seeking of it.” – William Faulkner


378. “Enjoy life. There's plenty of time to be dead.”– Hans Christian Andersen


379. “Even the finest sword plunged into salt water will eventually rust.” – Sun Tzu


380. “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people just exist.” – Oscar Wilde


381. “The idea is to die young as late as possible.” – Ashley Montagu


382. “Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines. ”~ Robert Schuller


383. “Mistakes are part of the dues that one pays for a full life.” – Sophia Loren


384. “A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.”


385. “When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you’ll find a way to get it.” – Jim Rohn


386. “We become what we think about most of the time, and that’s the strangest secret.” ~ Earl Nightingale


387. “Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” — Napoleon Hill


388. “In the circle of life there is no top, no corner, and no straight lines.” – Mike Dolan


389. “Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.” – Rumi


390. “Don’t wait for others to bring the change. Be the change and bring the change.” ~ Invajy


391. “Sometimes I wonder if any of us are cut out for the lives we lead.”― Rebecca Wells


392. “All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible.”


393. “When you stop chasing the wrong things, you give the right things a chance to catch you.” – Lolly Daskal


394. “You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.” ~ Stephen King


395. “I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.”


396. “What you deeply need is not stuff, comfort or beauty, it’s meaning.” — Maxime Lagacé


397. “For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone.” – Audrey Hepburn


398. “Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.”


399. “A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” – Charles Darwin


400. “What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?” – Robert Schuller


401. “Keep calm when things don’t go according to your expectations! Beautiful things always meet friction!” ―Ernest Agyemang Yeboah


402. “For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.”


403. “The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.” – Ferdinand Foch


404. “No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.” – William Hazlitt


405. “Don’t wait for your feelings to change to take the action. Take the action and your feelings will change.” ~ Barbara Baron


406. “The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.”


407. “Anger, resentment and jealousy doesn't change the heart of others—it only changes yours.” – Shannon Alder


408. “The merit of all things lies in their difficulty.” – Alexandre Dumas


409. “Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.”― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow


410. “The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.” – Jim Rohn


411. “No tree, it is said, can grow to heaven unless its roots reach down to hell.” ~ Carl Jung


412. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” — Mae West


413. “When you train your eyes to see the magic and miracles in the little things, you open the door for your whole life to shift.”—Carol Woodliff


414. “Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because regret is stronger than gratitude.” ~ Anne Frank


415. When you are joyous, look deep into your heart and you shall find it is only that which has given you sorrow that is giving you joy When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see in truth that you are weeping for that which has been your delight.”


416. “Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.”


417. “It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us.” – Epicurus


418. “I rebel; therefore I exist.” — Albert Camus


419. “The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.” ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


420. “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” – Robert Louis Stevenson


421. “If you are too busy to laugh, you are too busy.”


422. “Don’t handicap your children by making their lives easy.” ~ Robert A. Heinlein


423. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” ― Abraham Lincoln


424. “We are products of our past, but we don't have to be prisoners of it.” – Rick Warren


425. “You don’t have to be a fantastic hero to do certain things; to compete. You can be just an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.” – Sir Edmund Hillary


426. “One measure of friendship consists not in the number of things friends can discuss, but in the number of things they need no longer mention.”


427. “Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.” ~ Oscar Wilde


428. “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” – Frederick Douglass


429. “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi


430. “Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.” ~ John Barrymore


431. “I don’t believe in pain management anymore, I believe in trying to cure persistent pain.”—Dr. Moskowitz


432. “When things go wrong, don’t go with them.” – Elvis Presley


433. “You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated.” – Maya Angelou


434. “Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well.” ~ Robert Louis Stevenson


435. “He who opens a school door, closes a prison.” ~ Victor Hugo


436. “We build too many walls and not enough bridges.” ~ Isaac Newton


437. “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” ~ Mark Twain


438. “One of the best pieces of advice I ever got was from a horse master. He told me to go slow to go fast. I think that applies to everything in life. We live as though there aren't enough hours in the day but if we do each thing calmly and carefully we will get it done quicker and with much less stress.”


439. “Much of the stress that people feel doesn’t come from having too much to do. It comes from not finishing what they started.” – David Allen


440. “Spread love everywhere you go.” ~ Mother Teresa


441. “When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.”


442. “Every strength is also a weakness. The opposite is true as well.” ~ Neil Strauss


443. “When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love …”― Marcus Aurelius


444. “It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop.”


445. “Don’t underestimate the value of doing nothing, of just going along, listening to all the things you can’t hear, and not bothering.” – Winnie the Pooh


446. “Love is a better teacher than duty.”


447. “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” ―William James


448. “When the whole world is running towards a cliff, he who is running in the opposite direction appears to have lost his mind.” – C.S. Lewis


449. “Turning your back on the darkness didn’t mean the darkness would turn its back on you.”― Jennifer Donnelly


450. “You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” – Mark Twain


451. “Nothing happens unless first we dream.” – Carl Sandburg


452. “A champion is defined not by their wins but by how they can recover when they fall.” ~ Serena Williams


453. “If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.”


454. “Tears are words the mouth can’t say nor can the heart bear.”― Joshua Wisenbaker


455. “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all – in which case, you fail by default.” – J.K. Rowling


456. “Much of the stress that people feel doesn’t come from having too much to do. It comes from not finishing what they started.”


457. “Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.” – M. Scott Peck


458. If you want happiness for a year — inherit a fortune.


459. “The pendulum of the mind alternates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.” – Carl Jung


460. “The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.” — Tony Robbins


461. “The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.”


462. “When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.”


463. “Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.” – Nikola Tesla


464. “When you’ve suffered a great deal in life, each additional pain is both unbearable and trifling.”― Yann Martel


465. “Rise above the storm, and you will find the sunshine.” — Mario Fernandez


466. “Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you're climbing it.”


467. “If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more.” — Oprah Winfrey


468. “Take a deep breath, pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and start all over again.” – Frank Sinatra


469. “Happiness is within. It has nothing to do with how much applause you get or how many people praise you. Happiness comes when you believe that you have done something truly meaningful.”


470. “Battle not with monsters, lest you become one and if you gaze into the abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.” – Friederich Nietsche


471. “Life teaches you a new lesson every day, if you are attentive enough in the class of life.” ― Invajy


472. “Genius is the recovery of childhood at will.” — Arthur Rimbaud


473. “Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” ~ Buddha


474. “If you’re serious about changing your life, you’ll find a way. If you’re not, you’ll find an excuse.” ~ Jen Sincero


475. “Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.”


476. “Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow. It only saps today of its joy.”


477. “Follow your bliss and don’t be afraid, and doors will open where you didn’t know they were going to be.”


478. “Nothing will work unless you do.” – Maya Angelou


479. “If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend six hours sharpening my axe.” ~ Abraham Lincoln


480. “Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.” — John Barrymore


481. “I want to be like water. I want to slip through fingers, but hold up a ship.”― Michelle Williams


482. “Accept the pain, but don’t accept that you deserved it.”― Brandon Sanderson


483. Nobody has ever measured, even poets, how much a heart can hold. – Zelda Fitzgerald


484. “The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.”


485. “It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.” ~ Henry David Thoreau


486. “It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform.” – Roy T. Bennett


487. “Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.”


488. “Love is an untamed force. When we try to control it, it destroys us. When we try to imprison it, it enslaves us. When we try to understand it, it leaves us feeling lost and confused.”


489. “Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.” – Oscar Wilde


490. “Love means to commit oneself without guarantee, to give oneself completely in the hope that our love will produce love in the loved person. Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.” – Erich Fromm


491. We need to devote time to thinking to allow us to ponder our plans, actions, and decisions.


492. “For many men, the acquisition of wealth does not end their troubles, it only changes them.” – Seneca


493. “Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.” – Hans Christian Andersen


494. “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.”


495. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”


496. “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.”


497. “God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” — Reinhold Niebuhr


498. “That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” – Friedrich Nietzsche


499. “Do not let your grand ambitions stand in the way of small but meaningful accomplishments.” – Bryant H. McGill


500. “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” ~ Aristotle.


501. “We do not remember days, we remember moments.” – Cesare Pavese


502. “Just because you can doesn’t mean you should.”― Sherrilyn Kenyon


503. “Instead of worrying about what you cannot control, shift your energy to what you can create.”—Roy T. Bennett


504. “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” – Wayne Gretzky


505. “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell


506. “The fullness of life is only accessible in the present moment.”


507. “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” ~ Benjamin Franklin


508. “Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.”― Wayne W. Dyer


509. “The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.” ~ Les Brown


510. “Mediocrity will never do. You are capable of something better.” —Gordon B. Hinckley


511. “A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed.”


512. “The greatest mistake you can ever make in life is to be continually fearing that you will make one.” – Ellen Hubbard


513. “Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.“


514. “A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.”– William G.T. Shedd


515. “Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” ~ Napoleon Hill


516. “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” – Abraham Lincoln


517. “Nothing in the world is ever completely wrong. Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.”― Paulo Coelho


518. “Perfection is boring. Getting better is where all the fun is.” ~ Dragos Roua


519. “Could I have been anyone other than me?”― Dave Matthews


520. “Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.” – Jackson Brown Jr.


521. “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” ~ Frederick Douglass


522. “The problem is not to find the answer, it’s to face the answer.” ~ Terence McKenna


523. “When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened.” – Winston Churchill


524. “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” — Mark Twain


525. “The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.” ~ James Oppenheim


526. “I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.”― Haruki Murakami


527. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” ~ Abraham Lincoln


528. “It is better to have a meaningful life and make a difference than to merely have a long life.” – Bryant H. McGill


529. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” — Albert Einstein


530. “Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” ~ Joshua J. Marine


531. “Never cheat in the relationships… if you don’t like a relationship, just end it.” ~ Invajy


532. “Whatever you do, do with all your might.” — Marcus Tullius Cicero


533. “Love is something more stern and splendid than mere kindness.” – C. S. Lewis


534. “Sometimes the best thing to do is to take a step back and get a little bit of a different perspective and re-evaluate things.”


535. “The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.” – Ernest Hemingway


536. “The ability to influence people without irritating them is the most profitable skill you can learn.” – Napoleon Hill


537. “Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.”


538. “The fullness of life is only accessible in the present moment.” ~ Eckhart Tolle


539. “If you find a book you really want to read but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.”


540. “Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.” —Erol Ozan


541. “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.”


542. “Common sense is in spite of, not the result of, education.” ~ Victor Hugo


543. “Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.”– C. S. Lewis


544. “Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.”


545. “Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.”


546. “It ain't what they call you, it's what you answer to.”


547. “There is no truth. There is only perception.” ~ Gustave Flaubert


548. “You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.”


549. “You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” – Beverly Sills


550. “We suffer more often in imagination than in reality.” – Seneca


551. “The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off.”


552. “The only thing we never get enough of is love; and the only thing we never give enough of is love.”


553. “I love you not because of who you are, but because of who I am when I am with you.”


554. “You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.” — Stephen King


555. “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” ~ Winston Churchill


556. “New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.”


557. “The average men consume. The wise create.” — Maxime Lagacé


558. “When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.” – Malala Yousafzai


559. If you want happiness for a lifetime — help someone else.”


560. ”Today I do what others won’t, so that tomorrow I can accomplish what others don’t.” – Jerry Rice


561. “A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed.” ~ Henrik Ibsen


562. “Do one thing every day that scares you.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt


563. “In the end, everything will be okay. If it’s not okay, it’s not yet the end. ”~ Fernando Sabino


564. “‎Though nobody can go back and make a new beginning… Anyone can start over and make a new ending.”― Chico Xavier


565. “Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” – Robert Brault


566. “The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.”


567. “Follow effective actions with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.”


568. “He that can have patience can have what he will.”― Benjamin Franklin


569. “There are more things to alarm us than to harm us, and we suffer more often in apprehension than reality.”


570. “Too many people buy things they don’t need with money they don’t have to impress people they don’t like.” – Dave Ramsey


571. “Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.” — Vince Lombardi


572. “What matters most in life is often invisible.” — Duane Elgin


573. “The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.” ~ Stephanie Perkins


574. “Victory is sweetest when you’ve known defeat.” – Malcolm S. Forbes


575. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot