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750 Inspiring Personal Development Quotes For Self Growth

1. “Live authentically. Grow continuously. Care for others. Give your best. Serve with humility.”


2. “Whenever you have a Dream inside your Heart, Never let it go because Dreams are the tiny seeds from which a beautiful tomorrow grows. Have a wonderful dream to night. Good night!”


3. “Everything grows rounder and wider and weirder, and I sit here in the middle of it all and wonder who in the world you will turn out to be.” – Carrie Fisher


4. "A comfort zone is a beautiful place, but nothing ever grows there.” — Author Unknown


5. I am blessed beyond measure to be your mother. Seeing you grow into the amazing man you are today has been one of the greatest joys of my life. I love you more than words can say!


6. “Tell yourself: 'I know you're trying to grow. and working hard. instead of telling yourself. you piece of shit. you aren't perfect.'”


7. “A broken heart is just the growing pains necessary so that you can love more completely when the real thing comes along.” ― J.S.B. Morse


8. “A father is someone you look up to no matter how tall you grow.”— UnknownRD.COM


9. In any given moment, we have two options: to step forward into growth or to step back into safety.


10. When people say, ‘The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree,’ I tell them that’s the best compliment I could ever get. Someday, I hope to grow as strong and wise as you. Have a great Father’s Day!


11. Older sons will appreciate this birthday message from their mother as it is a reminder that they are still growing up.


12. If you don't plant the seeds of the result you want in life, in your mind, weeds will grow automatically. Mahesh Jethmalani, The Ladder of Success


13. “You never understand life until it grows inside of you.” — Sandra Chami Kassis


14. “To be pregnant is to be vitally alive, thoroughly woman, and distressingly inhabited. Soul and spirit are stretched — along with body — making pregnancy a time of transition, growth, and profound beginnings.”


15. “Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater Investment.” Stephen Covey


16. “It’s typical for people to be resistant to changes in a relationship. It can be confusing at first. However, if someone respects you, they will respect these changes. We all grow and evolve, and our relationships must do the same. ” – Nedra Glover Tawwab


17. "I am convinced that most people do not grow up…We marry and dare to have children and call that growing up. I think what we do is mostly grow old. We carry accumulation of years in our bodies, and on our faces, but generally our real selves, the children inside, are innocent and shy as magnolias.” ― Maya Angelou


18. When he was growing up, his stepfather struggled to take care of the family so they didn't live a lavish lifestyle. Tony Robbins' mother wanted him to become a truck driver, but he followed his passion instead.


19. “Everything grows rounder and wider and weirder and I sit here in the middle of it all and I wonder who in the world you will turn out to be” – Carrie Fisher


20. ‘Pregnancy isn’t always easy. The extra emotions, fatigue, morning sickness, and difficulty to find a comfortable position to sleep. But, just knowing your baby is growing inside of you is one of the most rewarding experience a woman can enjoy.’


21. You don’t become a father in one day but it is a gradual process of growth which starts well before you become one….. And I can see that you way of expressing love and taking care will definitely make you a great dad….. Happy Father’s Day to you.


22. “Flowers grow back even after the harshest winters, you will too.” – Jennae Cecilia


23. “In any given moment. we have two options: To step forward into growth or to step back into safety.” – Abraham Maslow


24. “The world has grown weary through the years, but at Christmas, it is young.” — Phillips Brooks


25. “It is the most powerful creation to have life that is growing inside of you. There is no bigger gift.” – Beyonce


26. “As a brother and sister, our tastes were pretty different growing up. He liked a lot of early hip hop. My dad didn´t understand it and would try to talk him out of it.” – Taryn Manning


27. “I know you’re grown now, but my heart doesn’t realize that. In my heart, you will always be my sweet little boy.” – Unknown


28. The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That’s the day we truly grow up.


29. “Be kind to yourself. it’s the best medicine to heal and grow.” — Aziz Farheen


30. The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.


31. “It is. I suppose. the common grief of children at having to protect their parents from reality. It is bitter for the young to see what awful innocence adults grow into. that terrible vulnerability that must be sheltered from the rodent mire of childhood.”


32. Very little grows on jagged rock. Be ground. Be crumbled, so wild flowers will come up where you are.” – Rumi


33. Growing up I don’t think I realized just how much you did to keep our day-to-day life running so smoothly. Now that I’m grown up, I am in awe of everything you did for us, and I admire you all the more. Thank you for making my childhood such a special one! I love you, Mom!


34. “If I had my life to live over, instead of wishing away nine months of pregnancy, I’d have cherished ever moment and realized that the wonderment growing inside me was the only chance in life to assist God in a miracle.”


35. “Difficult events occur for our spiritual growth. These aren’t meant to be punishment. Beautiful sunset awaits after heavy rain.” – Haemin Sunim


36. “As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” – Maya Angelou


37. William J. Temple is trying to say here that people who always rely on charity will not build their independence, they need to grow from it.


38. “Change is growth. For me it has been a very spiritual and musical rebirth.” – Lenny Kravitz


39. “All the time we wondered and wondered, who is this person coming, growing, turning, floating, and swimming deep, deep inside.” — Crescent Dragonwagon


40. “Put your heart, mind and soul into every single workout. That’s how you truly grow.”


41. Find comfort in being uncomfortable. Take the opportunities presented to you even if they’re scary—you have to leave your comfort zone to grow as an individual.


42. When we are satisfied with our past accomplishments, we cease to grow. Encourage those you lead to progress by setting high yet reasonable expectations. Give others challenges that will put them out of their comfort zone and reach for the next level of success. Great leaders celebrate and reward the achievements of those they lead while also encouraging them to continue to reach higher.


43. “Growth is the great separator between those who succeed and those who do not. When I see a person beginning to separate themselves from the pack, it’s almost always due to personal growth.” – John C. Maxwell


44. Have a great Sunday! Don’t forget that, while an experience may be good or bad, it will always help you learn and grow.


45. “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self image at first. Finally it occurred to me, I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself. Then everything kind of sprung from there. Things that I thought weren’t attractive became sexy. Confidence makes you sexy.” – Queen Latifah


46. “A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself — to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in a jealous heart.”


47. Each time you make a good decision or do something nice or take care of yourself; each time you show up to work and work hard and do your best at everything you can do, you’re planting seeds for a life that you can only hope will grow beyond your wildest dreams. Take care of the little things—even the little things that you hate—and treat them as promises to your own future. Soon you’ll see that fortune favors the bold who get sh*t done.


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


49. When I was growing up I always wanted to be someone. Now I realize I should have been more specific.


50. “The greatest heroes in life are those that never give up on someone. They stick it out and make it work, sacrifice things in their life, in order to help others grow. They give up what they want because someone needs it more and they work hard and overcome adversity.”-Shannon L. Alder


51. “That’s the question the world is asking sometimes. It knows we’re brave, so it wants to know: Death or kintsugi? Will you find a way to become stronger at the broken places? Or will you so cling to your old ways that you will be shattered? A hero gets back up. They heal. They grow. For themselves and others.”


52. “My son, watching you grow up has been many things… Joyful, impactful, and even stressful. But it has also been the most meaningful part of my life.” – Unknown


53. To become fully human means learning to turn my gratitude for being alive into some concrete common good. It means growing gentler toward human weakness. It means practicing forgiveness of my and everyone else’s hourly failures to live up to divine standards. It means learning to forget myself on a regular basis in order to attend to the other selves in my vicinity. It means living so that “I’m only human” does not become an excuse for anything. It means receiving the human condition as blessing and not curse, in all its achingly frail and redemptive reality.


54. Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to our eyes. Silently and imperceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak; and at last some crisis shows what we have become.” –Brooke Foss Westcott


55. “Be not afraid of growing slowly; be afraid only of standing still. ” - Chinese Proverb


56. “Being pregnant is all about being fully alive, it is about being a complete woman, and it is a period of growing, transition, and of new beginnings in the journey of life.”


57. This birthday message can be used for mothers who want their son to know how fast time flies and how much he has grown.


58. The quickest way to change your attitude toward pain is to accept the fact that everything that happens to us has been designed for our spiritual growth.


59. “Your self-worth grows when you fight for something you love.”


60. “Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.”


61. Very little grows on jagged rock. Be ground. Be crumbled, so wild flowers will come up where you are.


62. “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.” –Napoleon Hill


63. “Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment.”


64. Sad Life is actually the transition period. You are simply growing through it. You are making some decisions that you have never made before.


65. “It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform.”


66. “Fear, uncertainty and discomfort are your compasses toward growth. ” Anonymous


67. Happy birthday, son! We’ve watched you grow into an amazing man. May the year ahead continue to exceed your expectations!


68. “The only thing that can grow is the thing you give energy to.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson


69. It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.- Muhammad Ali


70. Take the next steps: “Don’t wait until everything is right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, and less than perfect conditions. So what? Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger. You’ll be more and more skilled, more and more self-confident, and more and more successful.” – Po Bronson


71. The only way I can describe [fatherhood]—it sounds stupid—but at the end of How the Grinch Stole Christmas, you know how his heart grows like five times? Everything is full; it’s just full all the time. Matt Damon


72. Youth is a circumstance you can’t do anything about. The trick is to grow up without getting old.” – Frank Lloyd Wright.


73. “Relationships are strengthened by loyalty and trust; a broken trust would never make a relationship grow.”


74. “Staying silent is like a slow growing cancer to the soul and a trait of a true coward. There is nothing intelligent about not standing up for yourself. You may not win every battle. However, everyone will at least know what you stood for – you.” – Shannon L. Alder


75. “Sometimes when something doesn’t work out as you wanted, there’s something better coming your way. Although it’s difficult to believe in “something better” from where you stand. Sometimes “redirection” is a helpful “intervention,” leading you away from problems you could not predict. And towards benefits you could not imagine. Sometimes “mistakes” lead you to lessons learned. And growth gained. All of which will help you to become more. And get more than you might have become and gotten otherwise.” — Karen Salmansohn


76. “Ten little fingers, ten little toes. With love and grace, our family grows. This precious soul is so sweet and new. This little life, is a dream come true.”


77. “Authenticity reduces stress and produces faith in oneself and in the potential to grow and learn.” – Arthur P. Ciaramicoli


78. “Christian community is like the Christian's sanctification. It is a gift of God which we cannot claim. Only God knows the real state of our fellowship, of our sanctification. What may appear weak and trifling to us may be great and glorious to God. Just as the Christian should not be constantly feeling his spiritual pulse, so, too, the Christian community has not been given to us by God for us to be constantly taking its temperature. The more thankfully we daily receive what is given to us, the more surely and steadily will fellowship increase and grow from day to day as God pleases.”


79. “The happiest people in the world are those who feel absolutely terrific about themselves, and this is the natural outgrowth of accepting total responsibility for every part of their life.”


80. "Children do learn what they live. Then they grow up to live what they’ve learned.” ― Dorothy Nolte


81. “Adults are always asking children what they want to be when they grow up because they’re looking for ideas.” —Paula Poundstone


82. “A broken heart is just the growing pains necessary so that you can love more completely when the real thing comes along.” — J.S.B. Morse, Now and at the Hour of Our Death


83. “Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.” — Clementine Paddleford


84. “Like wildflowers; You must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would.” ―E.V


85. “Growth is the great separator between those who succeed and those who do not. When I see a person beginning to separate themselves from the pack. it’s almost always due to personal growth.”


86. Sponges grow in the ocean. That just kills me. I wonder how much deeper the ocean would be if that didn’t happen.” — Steven Wright


87. "It’s very hard to grow because it’s difficult to let go of the models of ourselves in which we’ve invested so heavily.” ― Ram Dass


88. “There are these amazing little seeds called compassion. You should grow some.”-Richelle E. Goodrich


89. ‘The most powerful, amazing, and incredible thing your body can do is grow life inside of it.’


90. “And boys who grow up in homes with absent fathers search the hardest to figure out what it means to be male.” – Geoffrey Canada


91. “We need to be willing to be comfortable with discomfort in order to grow. ” Michael Port


92. When you were small and a toddler, I used to think what you will be what will be your destiny but, now that you have grown so wise and have found success in every vice, I wish that you always stay blessed in your life happy birthday to you!


93. “Growth is painful. Change is painful. But nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong.” — Mandy Hale


94. Growth begins when we start to accept our own weakness. —Jean Vanier


95. "I want my kids to have the things in life that I never had when I was growing up. Things like beards and chest hair.” ― Jarod Kintz


96. "That’s the trick of growing up. Nothing stays the same…You see the faults in everything. Including yourself.” ― Austin Chant


97. “Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” – Victor Frankl


98. “My personal growth stems from the humility with which I navigate the world, namely with a reverence for all of the knowledge that I’ve yet to learn but that is out there available to me.” – Gad Saad


99. Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.


100. “It is the most powerful creation to have life growing inside of you. There is no bigger gift.”


101. “From the moment I knew you were growing inside of me; I have loved you.”


102. “After a girl is grown, her little brothers—now her protectors—seem like big brothers.”—Terri Guillemets


103. “You only struggle because you’re ready to grow but aren’t willing to let go. ”― Drew Gerald


104. “The last three or four reps is what makes the muscle grow. This area of pain divides a champion from someone who is not a champion.” — Arnold Schwarzenegger


105. "Cleaning and scrubbing can wait till tomorrow, for babies grow up we’ve learned to our sorrow. So quiet down, cobwebs-dust, go to sleep. I’m rocking my baby, and babies don’t keep!” ― Ruth Hamilton


106. “Like wildflowers; You must allow yourself to grow in all the places people thought you never would.” – E.V.


107. As we grow older together, As we continue to change with age, There is one thing that will never change … I will always keep falling in love with you.” – Karen Clodfelder


108. "A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend.” — Anonymous


109. It's only when you grow up and step back from him—or leave him for your own home—it's only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it.


110. “Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime.”


111. “It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” — E. E Cummings


112. “Hold on to the tiny moments and cherish the little snuggles. They grow up so fast.”


113. “You do a lot of growing up when you’re pregnant. It’s suddenly like, ‘Yikes. Here it is, folks. Playtime is over.’” – Connie Fioretto


114. “A lie is like a snowball; it starts off small and then grows and grows until a point where it gets so big it falls apart and then the truth is discovered.” —Chris Hughes, author, in Inspirational Quotes About Love, Life and Success


115. “People stand in front of an officiant and say ‘I do' but that shouldn't mean ‘I'm done' when it comes to putting time and effort into growing their relationship.”


116. Think of every day as a new adventure. Each day is a new experience as a human that you can learn and grow from. Thinking of life as an adventure is a great way to never get bored of days that seem to be the same over and over.


117. “Thank you Mom for letting me grow my own wings, for letting me fly, for catching me when I fall, for letting me stand when I can’t and for assuring me I can fly again. I soared even higher mom, simply because you believed.” —Anonymous


118. Memories of love are special intimate ways of connecting with your spouse. Let’s make the most of every moment in marriage or our relationships. Let’s grow in being creative in our love for one another. How we invest in our spouse now will one day be a treasured memory.


119. “We grow neither better nor worse as we get old, but more like ourselves.” — Bernard Baruch


120. I know I am not perfect and I make mistakes, but I am so glad that I have you to help me grow into the best version of myself.


121. “People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a person, or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die. ” ― Plato


122. “Autism is the fastest-growing developmental disability in our nation.” ~ Mary Bono


123. My Mother: She is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel. I want to grow old and be like her. ” – Jodi Picoult


124. “Dedicating some time to meditation is a meaningful expression of caring for yourself that can help you move through the mire of feeling unworthy of recovery. As your mind grows quieter and more spacious, you can begin to see self-defeating thought patterns for what they are, and open up to other, more positive options.” — Sharon Salzberg


125. “Forgive yourself for not knowing what you didn’t know before you lived through it. Honor your path. Trust your journey. Learn, grow, evolve, become.” – Creig Crippen


126. Happy birthday Son! We’ve watched you grow into an amazing man. May the year ahead continue to exceed your expectations!


127. Rick Howerton is very correct when he said “The role of a Pastor is NOT to grow a big church. The Pastor’s role is to grow mature disciples WHO MAKE DISCIPLES.” I appreciate you for exemplifying this kind of pastor.


128. "Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” ― Pablo Picasso


129. John D. Rockefeller is saying here that Charity can become dangerous if one begins to rely solely on it. But to those who use it to grow, it can change the system.


130. I have a lot of growing up to do. I realized that the other day inside my fort.


131. “You are allowed to take your time to grow in your own beautiful way.” – Dhiman


132. “Loneliness is the human condition. Cultivate it. The way it tunnels into you allows your soul room to grow. Never expect to outgrow loneliness.” ― Janet Fitch


133. “A failure is like fertilizer; it stinks to be sure, but it makes things grow faster in the future.”


134. “Every time you make a mistake. don’t bring up everything that’s wrong with yourself; tell yourself that you’re paying the price for growth and that you will learn to do better next time. Every positive thing you can say to yourself will help.” ~ John C. Maxwell


135. “My parents were divorced and I didn’t grow up with my father, but I spent a lot of time around him, and his influence on me has been profound.” – Laura Linney


136. “The key to happiness is really progress and growth and constantly working on yourself and developing something.” – Lewis Howes


137. “Gratitude helps you to grow and expand; gratitude brings joy and laughter into your life and into the lives of all those around you.”


138. If you’re a mom with an autistic child, your child, however, he or she is growing and developing, will bring you unimaginable joy.


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


140. A mother’s love for her son is unending. It’s a love that grows stronger with each passing year. I am so blessed to have you as my son! Happy Birthday!


141. “Staying silent is like a slow growing cancer to the soul and a trait of a true coward. There is nothing intelligent about not standing up for yourself. You may not win every battle. However, everyone will at least know what you stood for – you.” ― Shannon L. Alder


142. “If my love were an ocean, there would be no more land. If my love were a desert, you would see only sand. If my love were a star late at night, only light. And if my love could grow wings, I’d be soaring in flight.” – Jay Asher


143. “Are you the adult that you want your child to grow up to be?”


144. “You can always improve and grow, and that has always been my thinking, not to settle with what I am, and always try to improve and grow as a person and footballer, and I believe that is what I’ve been doing all my career, adding new elements to my football.” – Lionel Messi


145. ¨Our growing softness, our increasing lack of physical fitness, is a menace to our security.¨— John F. Kennedy


146. Failure isn’t final. In fact, it can be a powerful tool for growth and progress.


147. “The Tuesday scowls, the Wednesday growls, the Thursday curses, the Friday howls, the Saturday snores, the Sunday yawns, the Monday morns.” ~ Samuel Beckett


148. “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


149. Go to sleep knowing that I loved you this day, and each tomorrow my love grows stronger. Good night! Catherine Pulsifer


150. “It is the most powerful creation to have life growing inside of you. There is no bigger gift.”– Beyoncé


151. “The greatest innovators and history makers of our world were not great because of the formal school system but because of self-development through the proper investment and conversation of time.” – Sunday Adelaja (Personal Growth Quotes)


152. “Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.”


153. "I love my mother as trees love water and sunshine. She helps me grow, prosper, and reach great heights.” — Terri Guillemets


154. ”What does it mean to be a brother? Is it a person related by blood that happens to be a male sibling? Or, is it more a kinship born out of commonality and honed by the continuing sparks of life's events? Understandably, a brother is more than a person born - it is a person grown together through the hills and valleys united in success and joined in defeat.” — Theodore W. Higgingsworth


155. “A friend is one who knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.”


156. “Those that truly love have roots that grow towards each other underground, and, when all the pretty blossoms have fallen from their branches, they find that they are one tree and not two.” ―Louis de Bernières


157. “Don’t try to solve every problem on your own. Ask for HELP! People with a growth mindset don’t allow their egos to hamper their learning and problem-solving.”―Simerjeet Singh


158. I hope this birthday is as special to you as you are to me. Time flies when you are having fun , and I have enjoyed every minute watching you grow. I am sending you the best birthday messages and thoughts on your special day!


159. “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally, it occurred to me, I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself.” – Queen Latifah


160. “The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud — the obstacles of life and its suffering. … The mud speaks of the common ground that humans share, no matter what our stations in life. … Whether we have it all or we have nothing, we are all faced with the same obstacles: sadness, loss, illness, dying and death. If we are to strive as human beings to gain more wisdom, more kindness and more compassion, we must have the intention to grow as a lotus and open each petal one by one. ” ― Goldie Hawn


161. “Silence (in a relationship) is never your friend. Communication is the pathway to healing and growth.” ― Ilya Atani


162. 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


163. “If everything was perfect. you would never learn and you would never grow.”


164. If you're one of those people who has that little voice in the back of their mind saying, 'Maybe I could do (fill in the blank),' don't tell it to be quiet. Give it a little room to grow, and try to find an environment it can grow in. —Reese Witherspoon


165. It’s only when you grow up and step back from him–or leave him for your own home–it’s only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it.


166. “Many imposters go through life with a fairly negative impression of themselves, at least when they are experiencing a period of imposter syndrome. This limits what you do, stops you trying new things and prevents you gaining more experience. It becomes harder to achieve your goals, to learn from your mistakes and therefore to grow and improve.” – Dr Jessamy Hibberd


167. This love for others will manifest in praying for others and remembering others in our prayer life. Let’s be intentional at growing in this. Let’s grab a prayer journal and write down things to pray about for people in our life.


168. “Expecting a baby is just the beginning, there are so many precious moments to look forward to as your baby grows.”


169. A mother can send this message to her son on his birthday if she wants him to know that he is one step closer to his dreams and should not worry about growing up.


170. As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others. — Maya Angelou


171. “Every child makes its peace with abandonment. That's called growing up.” – Gregory Maguire, Out of Oz


172. Emotional pain is not something that should be hidden away and never spoken about. There is truth in your pain; there is growth in your pain, but only if it’s first brought out into the open.


173. “No matter what, people grow. If you choose not to grow, you’re staying in a small box with a small mindset. People who win go outside of that box. It’s very simple when you look at it.” — Kevin Hart


174. “I honestly thought that we would grow old together. Now the only thing that grows is resentment. I cannot believe you had the guts to betray me like that.”


175. Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing.


176. “Normality is a paved road: It’s comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow.” — Vincent van Gogh


177. “No longer is it good enough for companies to have the best product or the best service. To grow and succeed, companies must have the trust of their customers and stakeholders.” (Natalie Doyle Oldfield, Forbes)


178. “Doubt grows with knowledge.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


179. “Success is like a mountain that keeps growing ahead of you as you hike it…Err in the direction of kindness.” – George Saunders


180. “When leaders throughout an organization take an active, genuine interest in the people they manage, when they invest real time to understand employees at a fundamental level, they create a climate for greater morale, loyalty, and, yes, growth.” Patrick Lencioni


181. “The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud — the obstacles of life and its suffering… ― Goldie Hawn


182. “Your birth, Will, completed a circle that has been growing for four thousand years in every oldest part of this land: the circle of the Old Ones. Now that you have come into your power, your task is to make that circle indestructible.”


183. I think the best thing about being pregnant would definitely have to be seeing just my belly grow and seeing, like, wow, there is, you know, something inside of me.


184. “Self-care is the number one solution to helping somebody else. If you are being good to yourself and your body and your psyche, that serves other people better, because you will grow strong enough to lift someone else up.” — Mary Lambert


185. “So, what if, instead of thinking about solving you whole life, you just think about adding additional good things. One at a time. Just let your pile of good things grow.” – Rainbow Rowell


186. “As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” Maya Angelou


187. “How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” – George Burns


188. “I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflections.” – Thomas Paine


189. “A great father makes sure that his children grow up well. But a great dad makes memories that his children will carry within their hearts long after he’s gone,. . and pass them. on to the coming generations.”. —. unknown


190. Everything grows rounder and wider and weirder, and I sit here in the middle of it all and wonder who in the world you will turn out to be.


191. “All the time we wondered and wondered, who is this person coming, growing, turning, floating, swimming deep, deep inside?”


192. “BE OPEN TO new thoughts. to new people. to new principles. to new ideas. to new experiences. “NEW” MAKES US GROW” – Rossana Condoleo


193. “We tell lies when we are afraid… afraid of what we don’t know, afraid of what others will think, afraid of what will be found out about us. But every time we tell a lie, the thing that we fear grows stronger.” ~ Tad Williams


194. “Silence fertilizes the deep place where personality grows. A life with a peaceful center can weather all storms.”


195. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It's the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows and the beauty of a woman only grows with passing years.


196. The pain never really goes away; you just elevate and get used to it by growing stronger. — Ritu Ghatourey


197. “The only love between a mother and a daughter can’t be changed and only this love has no limits. It grows with every single day and never fades.” – Unknown


198. "Hold on to the tiny moments and cherish the little snuggles… They grow up so fast!”


199. “The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode, but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.” — Audrey Hepburn


200. “It leaves a smile on my face when I think of those trifling fights we used to have and then suddenly made up. The memories may fade away with passing time but the love we share will only grow.”


201. Every morning my love for you keeps growing, and I feel like I am getting closer to you as each day passes by. You are the dream love of my life, and I need you every day. Good morning. - Shawn Major


202. “Part of growing up is just taking what you learn from that and moving on and not taking it to heart. ”– Beverly Mitchell


203. “Until you let go of all the toxic people in your life you will never be able to grow into your fullest potential. Let them go so you can grow.” – DLQ


204. "It’s not about the goal. It’s about growing to become the person that can accomplish that goal."


205. “Because that’s the thing about depression. When I feel it deeply, I don’t want to let it go. It becomes a comfort. I want to cloak myself under its heavy weight and breathe it into my lungs. I want to nurture it, grow it, cultivate it. It’s mine. I want to check out with it, drift asleep wrapped in its arms, and not wake up for a long, long time.” — Stephanie Perkins, Lola and the Boy Next Door


206. My dear son, you bring happiness into my life every day. Seeing you grow and succeed is my greatest joy. I love you with all my heart!


207. “If I get up every day with the optimism that I have the capacity for growth, then that’s success for me.” —Paula Scher


208. It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you've known forever don't see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.” — Nicholas Sparks


209. “We’ve observed that people who stall in their personal growth work often have counterproductive soft addictions that stand in their way of growth and having the life they say they want. It can be a simple thing, such as watching TV instead of finishing a project.” – Judith Wright


210. “Because that’s the thing about depression. When I feel it deeply, I don’t want to let it go. It becomes a comfort. I want to cloak myself under its heavy weight and breathe it into my lungs. I want to nurture it, grow it, cultivate it. It’s mine. I want to check out with it, drift asleep wrapped in its arms and not wake up for a long, long time.”


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


212. “On Tuesday, when it hails and snows/ the feeling on me grows and grows/ that hardly anybody knows/ if those are these or these are those.” – A. A. Milne


213. “When one person is in control of another, love cannot grow deeply and fully, as there is no freedom.” ― Henry Cloud and John Townsend


214. “The growth and development of people is the highest calling of leadership.” – Harvey S. Firestone


215. “Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life.” — Herbert Otto Gille


216. “Anxiety is a feeling grown too large. A feeling grown aggressive and dangerous. You're responsible for it's consequences, you're responsible for treating it. But Michael, you're not responsible for causing it. You're not morally at fault for it. No more than you would be for a tumor.”


217. “The deepest love, you can get from someone is when they give you endless love, patience and support, all while encouraging you to grow.” – Unknown


218. “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.” ~ Napoleon Hill


219. “Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots.” Frank A. Clark


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


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


222. “The last three or four reps is what makes the muscle grow. This area of pain divides a champion from someone who is not a champion.”- Arnold Schwarzenegger


223. "We need old friends to help us grow old and new friends to help us stay young.” – Letty Cottin Pogrebin


224. “Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.”— Billy Graham


225. “The advantage of growing up with siblings is that you become very good at fractions.” – Robert Brault


226. "We’ve had bad luck with children; they’ve all grown up.” —Christopher Morley


227. [My favorite thing about motherhood is] that it’s made me grow into a woman finally, and I finally grew up, thank God. —Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi


228. “It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” – E.E. Cummings


229. “Although the life of a person is in a land full of thorns and weeds, there is always a space in which the good seed can grow. You have to trust God. ”


230. “Don’t be ashamed to weep; ’tis right to grieve. Tears are only water, and flowers, trees, and fruit cannot grow without water. But there must be sunlight also. A wounded heart will heal in time, and when it does, the memory and love of our lost ones are sealed inside to comfort us.” — Brian Jacques


231. “When you’re in a growth mindset, what that means is that you choose to see struggle and challenge as an opportunity for growth and for learning and development.” — Chris Bertram


232. “Actions are the seed of fate. Deeds grow into destiny.” – Harry S. Truman


233. The bond between a brother and sister is special. It is forged as they grow up together, facing life's challenges that bond them forever.


234. Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others. -Jack Welch


235. “You can’t have a decent food culture without a decent coffee culture: the two things grow up together.” – Adam Gopnik


236. “I want little girls to grow up knowing they can do anything, even play football.” — Jen Welter, American football coach.


237. A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself – to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in a jealous heart.” ― Leo Buscaglia


238. “Growth usually starts with awareness. Something happens in your life and you realize there is something to do about it.


239. “Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away from it all that is not gold.” – Leo Tolstoy


240. “Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.”


241. “Wabi sabi: “flawed beauty”; beauty that is “imperfect, impermanent and incomplete”; looking for beauty within the imperfections of life, being at peace with the universal cycle of growth and decay.”


242. “If we make our goal to live a life of compassion and unconditional love, then the world will indeed become a garden where all kinds of flowers can bloom and grow.” ~ Elisabeth Kubler-Ross


243. On this day, a very special person was born that would change my life forever. Happy birthday to my little son who is all grown up! I love you, son!


244. “You do a lot of growing up when you’re pregnant. It’s suddenly like, “Yikes. Here it is, folks. Playtime is over.” ― Connie Fioretto


245. “I think it’s really, really important to mix it up as an actor, to try to get as much kind of varied experience as you can, not only for your own personal growth as an actor but for the audience to keep them guessing about what you’re going to do.” – Liev Schreiber


246. “This is not the moment to wilt into the underbrush of your insecurities. You’ve earned the right to grow. You’re going to have to carry the water yourself.” —Cheryl Strayed


247. “Early sleep and early wake up gives health and makes you grow.”— Portuguese Proverb


248. “Every man who observes vigilantly, and resolves steadfastly, grows unconsciously into genius.” – Edward Bulwer-Lytton


249. Your core values make you an individual, it’s your standards that create your personable nature and it’s the confidence to grow with others, learn to trust that your aura will send some magic in this world. The right people will always love you for exactly who you are. The only justification is really to yourself. – Jasmina Siderovski


250. Continuity gives us roots; change gives us branches, letting us stretch and grow and reach new heights.


251. “Every child is an artist, the problem is staying an artist when you grow up.”– Pablo Picasso


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


253. “I think the best thing about being pregnant would definitely have to be seeing just my belly grow and seeing, like, wow, there is, you know, something inside of me.” – Tia Mowry


254. “Ten little fingers, ten little toes. With love and grace, our family grows. This precious soul, so sweet and new. This little life, a dream come true.” – Unknown


255. “No matter what, people grow. If you chose not to grow, you’re staying in a small box with a small mindset. People who win go outside of that box. It’s very simple when you look at it.” – Kevin Hart


256. “I am grown by sympathy a little eager and sentimental, but leave me alone, and I should relish every hour and what it brought me, the pot-luck of the day, as heartily as the oldest gossip in the bar-room.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson


257. If you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing.


258. "Marion and I have not climbed Mount Everest or written a great American novel. But we've had the joy of raising two wonderful kids, and watching them and their friends grow up into loving adults. And now, we're gonna have the pleasure of watching them pass that love onto their children. And I guess no man or woman could ask for anything more.. – Happy Days #RelationshipGoals


259. “Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment.”


260. Sometimes you must hurt in order to know, fall in order to grow, lose in order to grow because of life’s greatest struggle in through the pain.” -Pain (Naruto)


261. “It’s good to leave each day behind, like flowing water, free of sadness. Yesterday is gone and its tale told. Today new seeds are growing.” — Rumi


262. “Procrastination will delay your change!!! Today is a very good day to change; don’t let YOU stop yourself from growing!” – Steve Harvey


263. “There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.” – Ronald Reagan


264. "A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.” – William Shakespeare


265. "Every friendship travels at sometime through the black valley of despair. This tests every aspect of your affection. You lose the attraction and the magic. Your sense of each other darkens and your presence is sore. If you can come through this time, it can purify with your love, and falsity and need will fall away. It will bring you onto new ground where affection can grow again."— John O'Donohue


266. “A daughter is just a little girl who grows up to be your best friend.” – Unknown


267. "Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing.” —Phyllis Diller


268. It's only when you grow up and step back from him — or leave him for your own home — it's only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it.


269. ″‘When a man consorts much with a people. ’ continued Hawk-eye. ′ if they are honest. and he no knave. love will grow up atwixt them.‘”


270. “Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots.” – Frank A. Clark


271. ”You can’t have a decent food culture without a decent coffee culture: the two things grow up together. ”


272. “The ability to grow is directly related to the amount of insecurity you can take in your life.” ― Bruce Jenner


273. “growing number of people are more loyal to their ideology or political party than they are to Jesus and his teachings.”


274. Whether you are a business owner, an executive for a company, or hold a leadership position at your job, the most efficient and effective way to achieve great things is to delegate. Delegating tasks and authority to others helps them grow professionally. It also gives you more time and energy to devote to the things that will advance your professional and personal goals while helping others do the same.


275. Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” – Rumi


276. “The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” ~ Elisabeth Foley


277. I didn’t want my son to see the same things I had seen growing up or have to go through the same things I went through.


278. It’s time for a birthday party! I hope you have an amazing day, week and year. Stop growing up!


279. “Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to the eyes of men. Silently and perceptibly. as we wake or sleep. we grow strong or weak; and last some crisis shows what we have become. ”


280. “The main thing to remember when making friends is to genuinely be interested in the other person and their life. ‘Curiosity is the key’.” – Megan Street (Personal Growth Quotes)


281. “Your self-worth grows when you fight for something you love.” – Maxime Lagacé


282. “Returning home is the most difficult part of long-distance hiking. You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits.” – Cindy Ross


283. A daughter may outgrow your lap, but she will never outgrow your heart. – Unknown


284. There is nothing more cruel than talk, and there is nothing more difficult to combat. When people say things behind your back there is nothing you can refute or deny, and the rumours go on growing and growing, and no one can stop them. - Author: Agatha Christie


285. Lean into the discomfort — said every wise person who decided to change and grow.” Kelly Leigh


286. “If you’re not willing to risk. you cannot grow. If you cannot grow. you cannot be your best. If you cannot be your best. you cannot be happy. If you cannot be happy. what else is there?”


287. Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up. – Oliver Wendell Holmes (Click to Tweet!)


288. “As soon as I had enough agency in my life to grow up, I became who I am.” ‒ Janet Mock


289. “Anxiety is a feeling grown too large. A feeling grown aggressive and dangerous. You’re responsible for its consequences, you’re responsible for treating it. But Michael, you’re not responsible for causing it. You’re not morally at fault for it. No more than you would be for a tumor. ” — Patrick Ness


290. “Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where your backbone ought to be.” – Clementine Paddleford


291. "Once a mom, always a mom. No matter how grown the kids are, they will always be your precious babies in your eyes!” —Anonymous


292. “If everything was perfect, you would never learn and you would never grow.” – Beyoncé Knowles


293. “Peace is not just the absence of mass destruction, but a positive internal and external condition in which people are free so that they can grow to their full potential.” —Petra Karin Kelly, founding member of the German Green Party


294. I think the best thing about being pregnant would definitely have to be seeing just my belly grow and seeing, like, wow, there is, you know, something inside of me – Tia Mowry


295. “Say yes to one more book, one more hug, one more kiss goodnight, tuck them in and snuggle them tight. One day you will tuck them, and they’ll be grown. They will smile and tell you they can do it on their own.”


296. “Flowers grow back even after the harshest winters. You will, too.” – Jennae Cecelia


297. “Silence fertilizes the deep place where personality grows. A life with a peaceful center can weather all storms.” –Norman Vincent Peale


298. “The key to happiness is really progress and growth and constantly working on yourself and developing something.”


299. A man’s children and his garden both reflect the amount of weeding done during the growing season.


300. “One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.” – Abraham Maslow


301. “The human being cannot live in a condition of emptiness for very long: if he is not growing toward something, he does not merely stagnate; the pent-up potentialities turn into morbidity and despair, and eventually into destructive activities.”


302. “The more prepared I can be…the less pressure I feel and the more confident I am. As your confidence grows, it’s only natural that the pressure you feel diminishes.” —Aaron Rodgers, football player


303. “What’s important isn’t whether or not I win but rather my own personal growth as an athlete and person because of running this race for myself” -Colin Kaepernick.


304. “Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing up is like shoveling the sidewalk before it stops snowing.”


305. “Life’s biggest miracle is the gift of having life growing inside of you.” — Unknown


306. “People with a growth mindset believe that they can improve with effort. They outperform those with a fixed mindset, even when they have a lower IQ, because they embrace challenges, treating them as opportunities to learn something new.” — Travis Bradberry


307. “Emotional pain is not something that should be hidden away and never spoken about. There is truth in your pain, there is growth in your pain, but only if it’s first brought out into the open.” — Steven Aitchison


308. “We do not stop exercising because we grow old—we grow old because we stop exercising.” — Dr. Kenneth Cooper


309. The only way that we can live, is if we grow. The only way that we can grow is if we change. The only way that we can change is if we learn. The only way we can learn is if we are exposed. And the only way that we can become exposed is if we throw ourselves out into the open. Do it. Throw yourself.


310. “You must have a level of discontent to feel the urge to want to grow.” – Idowu Koyenikan


311. I wish I could grow up to be a person like you. But more than that, I think I want to be a father like you. You’re an amazing father, daddy, don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.


312. “It’s very important to take care of yourself. Everyone’s lives are so busy. Take at least an hour a day to recharge and do whatever makes you better. For grown-ups, whether it’s a spa, sitting in a park with a book, or coffee, take time for yourself.” — Ana Ivanovic


313. “I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection.” – Thomas Paine


314. “So many of our young women today, they’re growing up without a father, but they’re still thirsty for that and desiring positive male love.” – Hill Harper


315. Adults are always asking children what they want to be when they grow up because they're looking for ideas.


316. When your worries are louder than howling winds, and your strength is growing thin, and things are breaking more than they bend, that is when you’ve reached the end. The perfect place to start again. – Morgan Harper Nichols


317. “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


318. “Trust is a product of vulnerability that grows over time and requires work, attention, and full engagement. Trust isn’t a grand gesture—it’s a growing marble collection.”


319. “I don’t think, until you’ve actually lost somebody you really love, that you can go through that door that allows you to be grown-up.” ― Felicity Kendal


320. As I spent tons of time with customers, not just in the United States, but in emerging markets, in Europe, in Latin America, top of mind for everybody is how do they drive growth for their business going forward. - Author: Satya Nadella


321. “Be not afraid of growing slowly; be afraid only of standing still.” – Chinese Proverb


322. “We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls.” – Mother Teresa


323. “As you grow in self-esteem. your face. manner. way of talking and moving will tend naturally to project the pleasure you take in being alive.” – Nathaniel Branden


324. "Music is forever; music should grow and mature with you, following you right on up until you die.” – Paul Simon


325. “Pregnancy isn’t always easy. The extra emotions, fatigue, morning sickness, and difficulty to find a comfortable position to sleep. But, just knowing your baby is growing inside of you is one of the most rewarding experience a woman can enjoy.” — Unknown


326. Husbands come and go; children come and eventually they go. Friends grow up and move away. But the one thing that's never lost is your sister.


327. “The most beautiful discovery true friends make is that they can grow separately without growing apart.” — Elizabeth Foley


328. “Everything grows rounder and wider and weirder, and I sit here in the middle of it all and wonder who in the world you will turn out to be.”– Carrie Fisher


329. “My mother, she is beautiful, softened at the edges and tempered with a spine of steel. I want to grow old and be like her.” – Jodi Picoult


330. “Be the kind of grown up that you needed as a child (or was fortunate to have had as one).” ― Jill Telford


331. “Progress and growth are impossible if you always do things the way you’ve always done things.”


332. “Be patient with yourself. You are growing stronger every day. The weight of the world will become lighter…and you will begin to shine brighter. Don’t give up.” – Robert Tew


333. I wish for a world where everyone understands that discomfort is the price of legendary. And fear is just growth coming to get you.” Robin S. Sharma


334. In any given moment we have two options: to step forward into growth or step back into safety.


335. “We never really grow up, we only learn how to act in public.”


336. If you are a mom of an autistic child, you know that every day is a challenge. But it is also an opportunity to grow stronger not just for yourself but also for your family.


337. “Self-care is the number one solution to helping somebody else. If you are being good to yourself and your body and your psyche, that serves other people better, because you will grow strong enough to lift someone else up.” – Mary Lambert


338. “A failure is like fertilizer; it stinks to be sure, but it makes things grow faster in the future.”– Denis Waitley


339. “If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.” ― Anatole France


340. “Flowers grow back even after the harshest winters. you will too.”


341. “Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.” ~ Mary Tyler Moore


342. "Move out of your comfort zone. You can only grow if you are willing to feel awkward and uncomfortable when you try something new."-Brian Tracy


343. When you're young, you think your dad is Superman. Then you grow up, and you realize he's just a regular guy who wears a cape.


344. “If we do not give thanks daily for the Christian fellowship in which we have been placed, even where there is no great experience, no discoverable riches, but much weakness, small faith, and difficulty; if, on the contrary, we only keep complaining to God that everything is so paltry and petty, so far from what we expected, then we hinder God from letting our fellowship grow according to the measure and riches which are there for us all in Jesus Christ.”


345. “Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.” ~ Billy Graham


346. “Don’t grow up too quickly, lest you forget how much you love the beach.” — Michelle Held


347. “Believe in yourself, and find ways to express yourself, and find the discipline to keep growing.” ― Michael Feinstein


348. “Youth is a circumstance you can’t do anything about. The trick is to grow up without getting old.” – Frank Lloyd Wright.


349. “Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” – Benjamin Franklin


350. ‘From the moment I knew you were growing inside of me; I have loved you.’


351. “I know you got your problems, but brother, they got theirs This is not a game, quit violence and grow a pair.” – XXXTENTACION


352. What’s a daddy? He’s a grown-up who never forgot how to play. —Keely Chace


353. Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots. - Frank A. Clark


354. “With a growth mindset you can always find a small step forward. a way to start overcoming one of life's challenges.”


355. “Be not afraid of discomfort. If you can’t put yourself in a situation where you are uncomfortable, then you will never grow. You will never change. You’ll never learn.” Jason Reynolds


356. “As we grow up, we realize it becomes less important to have a ton of friends, and more important to have real ones.”


357. "As your kids grow, they may forget what you said, but won’t forget how you made them feel.” ― Kevin Heath


358. “Love grows from stable relationships, shared experience, loyalty, devotion, trust.” – Richard Wright


359. Even the most ignorant, innocent child will eventually grow up as they learn what true pain is. It affects what they say, what they think… and they become real people. Naruto Uzumaki Never Give Up Naruto Quotes


360. "All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.” – Calvin Coolidge


361. “Without trust, there can be no loyalty – and without loyalty, there can be no true growth.” — Fred Reichheld


362. “I love the man that can smile in trouble. that can gather strength from distress. and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink. but he whose heart is firm. and whose conscience approves his conduct. will pursue his principles unto death.” – Thomas Paine


363. “Go to sleep knowing that I loved you this day, and each tomorrow my love grows stronger. Good night!” – Catherine Pulsifer


364. “You can always improve and grow, and that has always been my thinking, not to settle with what I am, and always try to improve and grow as a person and footballer, and I believe that is what I’ve been doing all my career, adding new elements to my football.” – Lionel Messi


365. “It is easier to tell a person what life is not, rather than to tell them what it is. A child understands weeds that grow from lack of attention, in a garden. However, it is hard to explain the wild flowers that one gardener calls weeds, and another considers beautiful ground cover.”


366. “The lotus is the most beautiful flower, whose petals open one by one. But it will only grow in the mud. In order to grow and gain wisdom, first you must have the mud — the obstacles of life and its suffering.” – Goldie Hawn


367. “The beauty of a woman is not in a facial mode but the true beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It is the caring that she lovingly gives the passion that she shows. The beauty of a woman grows with the passing years.” – Audrey Hepburn


368. “Cheating is very easy, try something more challenging like being faithful to yourself, dreams, and partner. After all, it is how responsible we are of ourselves, dreams, and partner that we get to mature and grow wiser and responsible.”― Kabelo A. Mabona


369. “It’s hard to give up the self-esteem connected to being codependent and appearing ‘right,’ which is probably a survival behavior learned from growing up in a crazy family. It feels like you will actually disappear.” ~ Melody Beattie


370. Mum, have a wonderful Mother’s Day! You are critical to me. I wish you a day as unique as you are. More than words can express how much I adore you. You are my best friend, and without you, I would be lost. Thank you for helping me grow into the person I am now.


371. “Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.”


372. The princess shall indeed grow in grace and beauty, beloved by all who meet her


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


374. “Whoever said that loss gets easier with time was a liar. Here's what really happens: The spaces between the times you miss them grow longer. Then, when you do remember to miss them again, it's still with a stabbing pain to the heart. And you have guilt. Guilt because it's been too long since you missed them last.” ― Kristin O'Donnell Tubb


375. “One day you’ll be alone and regret not being there. You’ll regret the birthdays and holidays missed. You’ll regret not watching her grow up and being in her life you’ll regret everything and by than it will be too late.”


376. “To be pregnant is to be vitally alive, thoroughly woman, and distressingly inhabited. Soul and spirit are stretched – along with body – making pregnancy a time of transition, growth, and profound beginnings.” — Anne Christian Buchanan


377. “Believe in yourself, and find ways to express yourself, and find discipline to keep growing.” – Michael Feinstein


378. “Smile at each other, smile at your wife, smile at your husband, smile at your children, smile at each other – it doesn’t matter who it is – and that will help you to grow up in greater love for each other.” – Mother Teresa


379. “We don’t stop hiking because we grow old. We grow old because we stop hiking.”


380. “Addiction recovery is more than stopping drinking or using. It’s an ongoing process of growing and healing – mentally, emotionally, physically and spiritually.” (LVR)


381. “The moment a man ceases to progress, to grow higher, wider and deeper, then his life becomes stagnant.”


382. “The great challenge left to us is to cut through all the glitz and glam of the season that has grown increasingly secular