20 Motivational Quotes

Motivation is what one needs to start a change in life and reading motivational quotes may just give you the extra kick to get going, or get started. Here are 20 great quotes to live by.

 

  1. Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value. –Albert Einstein
  2. Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. –Napoleon Hill
  3. You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take. –Wayne Gretzky
  4. Believe you can and you’re halfway there. –Theodore Roosevelt
  5. The mind is everything. What you think you become. –Buddha
  6. Eighty percent of success is showing up. –Woody Allen
  7. Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails.  Explore, Dream, Discover. –Mark Twain
  8. The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. –Chinese Proverb
  9. Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. –Steve Jobs
  10. Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right. –Henry Ford
  11. People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily. –Zig Ziglar
  12. If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. –Vincent Van Gogh
  13. Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. –Henry David Thoreau
  14. Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear. –George Addair
  15. Happiness is not something readymade. It comes from your own actions. –Dalai Lama
  16. Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. –Les Brown
  17. Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. –Joshua J. Marine
  18. What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. –Bob Dylan
  19. There are no traffic jams along the extra mile. –Roger Staubach
  20. It is never too late to be what you might have been. –George Eliot

What’s your favorite quote?