Inspirational Quotes for Encouragement

Get inspired with these motivational quotes that will help encourage you to pursue your dreams and achieve success. Looking for some inspiration? Check out our collection of quotes that will encourage and motivate you.

Inspirational Quotes for Encouragement

“The key to perseverance is the desire for victory and the ability to postpone gratification.”

“In order to be free, we must first confess.”

“One must take care of one’s mind as well as one’s body.”

“Suffering makes me strong.”

“I would rather be weak and happy than assertive and miserable.”

“We all have a capacity for pain; it has been given to us to determine its use.”

“The question isn’t who will let me; it’s who will stop me.”

“We can never give up because we are made of love.”

“Pain is temporary, but memories last forever.”

“Pain is inevitable, but suffering is optional.”

“Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.”

“What we can do, we must do. Whatever happens, we will act.”

“You must try again and again until you reach the top.”

“When you get to a fork in the road, take it.”

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do.”

“Fight the good fight, and finish the race. You shall receive a crown.”

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.”

“I will not let anything stand in the way of my success.”

“I am made as strong as God and as weak as a kitten. The difference is that I know how to grow stronger.”

“I reach for success, but most of all, I reach for love from those around me. And that is the tremendous success of all.”

“The only person you should try to be better than is the person who walked before you.”

“Never forget that your goal is not finding yourself. It’s creating yourself.”

“One must never give up, for the world will not let you.”

“Never stop, never surrender.”

“With hard work and dedication, anything is possible.”

“We cannot do great things only for ourselves. We must also do great things for others.”

“I am not willing to die for you, but I am willing to give my life to you.”

“You can’t do things in a dream. You have to wake up and do them.”

“When you get knocked down, get back up because it’s never over until it’s over.”

“Always keep moving forward, taking one step at a time. Never stop.”

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

“Pain is simply a tool to help us grow. True strength comes from enduring the pain, not avoiding it.”

“A mountain is difficult to climb, but it is more difficult to climb down.”

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“When you fail downward, that’s when you learn.”

“Falling down is okay as long as you pick yourself up again. It’s okay to cry as long as you smile again. It’s okay if you don’t have answers to everything. As long as you learn something, it’s all right.”

“What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.”

“If life is a struggle, we must never give up on ourselves and each other.”

“It is not the load that weighs us down but how we carry it.”

“You may not be able to control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.”

“A soldier is a soldier, even in his dreams.”

“I will change my way of thinking and seek the truth. I will practice tolerance, compassion and forgiveness. I will do these things because they are right. Every day I will try with all my might to make myself a better person than I was before.”

“We must believe that we are gifted with something and that this thing will come to us.”

“You are never too old to set another goal or dream a new dream.”

“The only way to live is to love what you do.”

“When you walk with God, your joy will be unmeasurable.”

“Be strong in knowing we cannot take happiness away from anyone. It is never taken. It is only given. We can only be responsible for our own happiness.”

“We must never cease fighting and never give up until we have fought to the last breath until death comes to take us.”

“There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way.”

“One must be a soldier if one wants to be victorious.”

“A man can be destroyed but not defeated.”

“Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyway.”

“Be strong, have the strength of mind, hold a good posture, have faith and continue on your path. Never give up! Never surrender! What we do in the darkness will always come to light.”

“Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.”

“When you find yourself on an uphill road, don’t walk back down it. Take the next right turn and keep moving forward.”

“The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. I know what real strength is because it’s being strong enough to face your fears without losing control. It’s not being strong when you don’t have to be. It’s being strong when you’ve got to be.”

“When the world says, ‘Give up’, hope whispers, ‘try it one more time.”

“We must never lose faith in ourselves, our fellow man or our country.”

“No one can go back and change their beginnings. But anyone can start where they are and change their ending.”

“Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the cup of bitterness and hatred.”

“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 have failed by default.”

“You should never, ever give up on your dreams.”

“One of the most significant discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn’t do.”

Words of Encouragement and Strength

“Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today. Let tomorrow take up too much of today.”

“As you make your way through life, keep a smile on your face. Don’t be concerned that some people don’t have one smile at them.”

“Pain is inevitable, and suffering is optional.”

“The only way to get the best of an enemy is to defeat him without fighting.”

“The only way to truly learn any subject is to teach it.”

“We are the average of the five people we spend the most time with.”

“For a man to know himself, let him travel alone. Let him travel with another man for a different man to know himself.”

“I don’t care.”

“If you ever find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.”

“The accurate measure of your success is how much you’d be worth on your worst day.”

“Don’t be afraid to lose. It’s not losing. It’s just a lesson.”

“Don’t worry about the past. It’s gone! Don’t worry about the future. It hasn’t arrived. Live in the present, and make it beautiful.”

“Never give up. Everyone fails at something eventually, but you get back up and keep going. If you give up, you fail twice! So never give up!”

“The winner never quits and the quitter never wins.”

“A coward dies a thousand times; a brave man only once. A coward thinks himself wise; a brave man knows himself to be a fool.”

“Keep smiling and never frown because there are 10,000 reasons to smile.”

“You can’t live a perfect day without doing something wrong. You don’t win if you play it safe. If you want to be successful, be willing to take a chance. But know what the risk is.”

“Make it a point to fulfil your dreams and let nothing stop you from reaching your full potential.”

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.”

“Keep your eyes open and your mind alert. Life can turn at any moment.”

“Don’t let anybody turn you into a person thinking you’re something that you’re not.”

“Live each day like it’s your last because it will be today someday.”

“You don’t get what you want. You get what you are.”

“The hardest thing to explain is glaringly evident, which everybody has, but no one wants to see.”

“Even if it takes me another lifetime, I will learn how to have hope and be unconditional in my love.”

“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. It is something we must face without fear and regret.”

“The secret of change is to focus all your energy not on fighting the old but on building the new.”

“If you want to be happy, nobody can stop you.”

“The most challenging thing is the decision to act. The rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life, and the procedure, the process, is its reward.”

“The fear of death is a more potent force in our lives than the fear of life.”

“You get out of life what you put into it.”

“If you can dream it, you can do it.”

“The essential thing in life is not the result but the process of striving. The hardest thing to understand in life is another person’s value or non-value or just plain existence. The more you understand the value and existence of another person, the more you respect life.”

Inspirational Quotes for Encouragement

“What we sometimes call disappointments are usually blessings in disguise.”

“If growing old is inevitable, it can be postponed by living each day as it comes.”

“Eliminate all forms of anger from your life.”

“Don’t let yesterday use your tomorrow. Be the person you wanted to be and you will become the person you wanted to be. You have nothing to lose but regrets, so why not live it?”

“If you want to live your events in history, don’t be caught and tagged by them. Make history by creating events.”

“Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.”

“Always forgive your enemies-nothing annoys them so much.”

“The only man I know that doesn’t lie is the man who tells the truth.”

“Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in casinos too.”

“The process is the reward. The act itself is not the reward.”

“The single most powerful tool is our ability to create our reality.”

“There is no more significant mistake than to expect one person to make all the difference.”

“Be thankful for what you have. You will end up having more.”

“You can never be depressed when you’re happy with your accomplishments.”

“Sometimes it’s hard to get up in the morning, but if we don’t get up, the bed will come to us.”

“Life is like a broken clock. You can set it right again, and it’ll still be ticking the same old time. But you can’t wind it up and make it run backwards.”

“Best of all, when the music’s over, then applause begins.”

“It wouldn’t be called research if we knew what we were doing all the time. It would be called playing with mama’s bosoms.”

“I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring.”

“You can’t just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they’ll want something new.”

“The best way to predict your future is to create it.”

“I’m not an easy guy to get along with. I’m very competitive and I always want to be at the top.”