Motivation is the elixir for moving into joyful action towards our goal(s). It gives us ENERGY!
Success quotes for motivation inspires us to intensify our own internal fire. It is my personal belief that we can always operate from a space of deep inspiration. 365 Success Quotes For Motivation is my contribution to that belief. I trust that it will allow you to singularly focus on be-ing YOU in the biggest way possible!
Receive Energy Today In 1 – 3 Ways
Let the quotes below that speak most powerfully to you today, provide you with power to surmount the insurmountable and do the impossible. In fact, success quotes for motivation can energize you mainly in one of 3 ways:
- Lifts you up – provides refresh to persist and encourage.
- Directs – provides unexpected and welcome clarity for immediate next move.
- Ignites – your internal flame, thus increasing your own collective internal motivation resources.
365 Success Quotes For Motivation was deliberately collated to offer a taste of the many flavours, sizes, dimensions and motivating faces of success. At a minimum you can allow 1 or as many as you need to wash over you each and every day.
It’s Like Fuel – Have You Noticed?!
Have you noticed that when you are in a space rich with quotes – your own or those from people around you , how much your energy levels stay high above the hum-drum and drag of life events? You see things more clearly, its easier to trust that whatever comes your way is good and can be so employed.
Have you also noticed just the opposite? When you are not motivated, personally or by others how much energy it takes to get the basics done? Our sight shifts and we see most things happening ‘to’ us as opposed to ‘for’ us?!
Fill up today on success quotes for motivation, I guarantee it will serve you well!
Here’s a little test that is simple but very effective. If you have hit or been hit by life for a bump or two and find yourself going all the time without regular refills of motivation, this test will split open the grey clouds and your marvellous self will begin to shine through. A practice for 21 days is a strong reset, you can also try it for 14, 7, 3 or 1 day – YOU DECIDE.
A Test That Rewards YOU
Step 1: Select a quote that speaks to you – immediate connection to you, for you!
Step 2: Spend 15 – 60 seconds quietly meditating on the words (no need to force it, but spending the quiet time with the quote is key).
Step 3: Reflect on the outcome of the day. How/when was it helpful to you (reflecting is the process that will build your internal motivation resources, don’t skip this!)
START HERE – 365 Success Quotes For YOUR Motivation:
1 – “It always seems impossible, until it’s done”(Nelson Mandela).
2 – “Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do” (Nelson Mandela).
3 – “Train as much as you can and as often as you can” (Kobe Bryant).
4 – “Get up and start your day early” (Kobe Bryant).
5 – “Get better every single day” (Kobe Bryant).
6 – “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go with others (African Proverb, author unknown).
7 – “Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation” (Michael Jordan).
8 – “You can’t sit there and worry about everything” (Michael Bloomberg).
9 – “You wanna fly, you got to give up the shit that weighs you down” (Toni Morrison).
10 – “Don’t count the days, make the day count” (Muhammad Ali).
11 – “The longer it takes you to become successful, the harder it will be for somebody else to take it away from you” (Hugh Jackman).
12 – “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing” (Walt Disney).
13 – “In a gentle way you can shake the world” (Mahatma Gandhi).
14 – “You must be the change you wish to see in the world” (Mahatma Gandhi).
15 – “We beat fear with hope” (Justin Trudeau).
16 – “I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary” (Elon Musk).
17 – “Work like hell. I mean you have to put in 80 to 100 hour weeks every week – improves the odds of success” (Elon Musk).
18 – “I’ve got goals in the back of my mind. This is the main goal. Keep pushing and striving” (Gabby Douglas).
19 – “Whenever tragic loss occurs, you either resist or you yield” (Eckhart Tolle).
20 – “Look in the mirror, that’s your competition” (John C Maxwell).
21 – “Always work hard on something uncomfortably exciting” (Larry Page).
22 – “Have a healthy disregard for the impossible” (Larry Page).
23 – “Do not try to fix whatever comes in your life. Fix yourself in such a way that whatever comes, you will be fine” (Sadhguru).
24 – “Kites rise highest against the wind, not with it” (Winston Churchill).
25 – “Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher” (Oprah Winfrey).
26 – “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude” (Maya Angelou).
27 – “Still, I rise” (Maya Angelou).
28 – “The ocean does not require that the waves are still to be more ocean like” (Mooji).
29 – “Every time I rise up, I have confidence I’m going to make it” (Stephen Curry).
30 – “Come from a space of peace and you’ll find you can deal with anything” (Michael Singer).
31 – “The truth is everything will be okay as soon as you are okay with everything. And that’s the only time everything will be okay” (Michael Singer).
32 – “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them” (John F Kennedy).
33 – “When they go low, we go high” (Michelle Obama).
34 – “Don’t ever make decisions based on fear. Make decisions based on hope and possibility. Make decisions based on what should happen, not what shouldn’t” (Michelle Obama).
35 – “Power means happiness. Power means hard work and sacrifice” (Beyonce Knowles).
36 – “I believe everyone in the world is born with genius talent. Apply yourself to whatever you’re genius at, and you can do anything in the world” (Jay Z).
37 – “ You know very well who you are, don’t let them hold you down, reach for the stars” (Biggie Smalls).
38 – “If you want to make the world a better place, take a look at yourself and make that change” (Michael Jackson).
39 – “Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies” (Mother Teresa).
40 – “Money must serve, not rule” (Pope Francis).
41 – “I’ve been popular and unpopular, successful and unsuccessful loved and loathed and I know how meaningless it all is. Therefore I feel free to take whatever risks I want” (Madonna).
42 – “When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love” (Marcus Aurelius).
43 – “Confine yourself to the present” (Marcus Aurelius).
44 – “It is better to travel well than to arrive” (Buddha).
45 – “Reason is the enemy of faith” (Martin Luther).
46 – “The time is always right to do what is right” (Martin Luther King, Jr.).
47 – “Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the ones we seek” (Barack Obama).
48 – “When times get tough, we don’t give up. We get up” (Barack Obama).
49 – “If you live long enough, you’ll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you’ll be a better person. It’s how you handle adversity, not how it affects you. The main thing is never quit, never quit, never quit” (Bill Clinton).
50 – “I think if you live long enough, you realize that so much of what happens in life is out of your control, but how you respond to it is in your control. That’s what I try to remember” (Hillary Clinton).
51 – “You cannot innovate by copying” (Larry Ellison).
52 – “See things in the present, even if they are in the future” (Larry Ellison).
53 – “My friends are people who are making cool stuff. We always have this joke about people who want to start companies without making something valuable” (Mark Zuckerberg).
54 – “There is energy and power in a crisis” (Andrew Cuomo).
55 – “I’ve got a theory that if you give 100 percent all of the time, somehow things will workout in the end” (Larry Bird).
56 – “You can always become better” (Tiger Woods).
57 – “Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough” (Oprah Winfrey).
58 – “Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness” (Oprah Winfrey).
59 – “None but ourselves can free our minds” (Bob Marley).
60 – “After all we make ourselves according to the ideas of our possibilities” (V. S. Naipaul).
61 – “In golf as in life it is the follow through that makes the difference” (Anonymous).
62 – “I think that is possible as long as you put your mind to it and you put the work and time into it. I think your mind really controls everything” (Michael Phelps).
63 – “You can’t be afraid to fail. It’s the only way you succeed – you’re not gonna succeed all the time, and I know that” (LeBron James).
64 – “As long as we persevere and endure, we can get anything we want” (Mike Tyson).
65 – “A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives” (Jackie Robinson).
66 – “Don’t compare yourself with anyone in this world…if you do so, you are insulting yourself” ( Bill Gates).
67 – “Whatever you are, be a good one” (Abraham Lincoln).
68 – “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing” (Abraham Lincoln).
69 – “If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habits in little matters” (Colin Powell).
70 – “I need to be surrounded by people as passionate and as dedicated as I am” (Lauryn Hill).
71 – “Always keep an open mind and a compassionate heart” (Phil Jackson).
72 – “When I wake up in a bad mood. I try not to stay in one. Learn to make the best of what you have” (Faith Hill).
73 – “I don’t go by the rule book…I lead from the heart, not the head” (Princess Diana).
74 – “You are enough just as you are” (Megan Markle).
75 – “You have to believe in yourself when no one else does” (Serena Williams).
76 – “I really think a champion is defined not by their wins but by how they recover when they fall” (Serena Williams).
77 – “I start early, and I stay late day after day, year after year. It took me 17 years and 114 days to become an overnight success” (Lionel Messi).
78 – “For every bad moment, I’ve had 25 positives” (Andy Roddick).
79 – “A man who wins is a man who thinks he can” (Roger Federer).
80 – “There is no way around the hard work, embrace it” (Roger Federer).
81 – “I don’t have time to be negative” (Venus Williams).
82 – “Life opens up opportunities to you, and you either take them or you stay afraid of taking them” (Jim Carrey).
83 – “Never wish life were easier, wish you were better” (Jim Rohn).
84 – “Either run the day or the day runs you” (Jim Rohn).
85 – “All that was great in the past was ridiculed, condemned, combated, suppressed – only to emerge the more powerfully, all the more triumphantly from the struggle” (Nikola Tesla).
86 – “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving” (Albert Einstein)
87 – “In the middle of difficulty, lies opportunity” (Albert Einstein).
88 – “People won’t have time for you if you are always angry or complaining” (Stephen Hawking).
89 – “Your reality is yours. Stop wasting time looking at someone else’s reality while doing nothing about yours” (Steve Harvey).
90 – “You do not achieve anything without trouble ever” (Margaret Thatcher).
91 – “If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change” (Wayne Dyer).
92 – “You’ll see it when you believe it” (Wayne Dyer).
93 – “Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you’re going to live your life” (Joel Osteen).
94 – “There are only 2 days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called Yesterday, the other is called Tomorrow. Today is the right day to Love, Believe, Do and mostly Live” (Dalai Lama).
95 – “Always remember your focus determines your reality” (George Lucas).
96 – “To be successful in life, you must get into the habit of turning negatives into positives” (George Foreman).
97 – “When the world changes around you and changes against you – what used to be a tail-wind is now a head-wind – you have to lean into that and figure out what to do because complaining isn’t a strategy” (Jeff Bezos).
98 – “If you don’t understand the details of your business, you are going to fail” (Jeff Bezos).
99 – “Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking ‘what’s in it for me?’” (Brian Tracy).
100 – “Too many people want the appearance of winning rather than the practices and hard work that create a true champion” (T.D. Jakes).
101- “When you leave the familiar and enter the unknown your fear becomes refined by your experience and hammered into tools of survival on the anvil of anxiety” (T.D.Jakes).
102 – “The natural healing force within each of us is the greatest force in getting well” (Hippocrates).
103 – “Victory belongs to the most persevering” (Napoleon Bonaparte).
104 -“Once we decide we have to do something, we can go miles ahead” (Narendra Modi).
105 – “He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skills. Our antagonist is our helper” (Edmund Burke).
106 – “Don’t think that because you haven’t heard from me for a while that I went to sleep. I’m still here, like a spirit roaming the night. Thirsty, hungry, seldom stopping to rest” (Spike Lee).
107 – “Worrying gets you nowhere. If you turn up worrying about how you’re going to perform, you’ve already lost. Train hard, turn up, run your best and the rest will take care of itself” (Usain Bolt).
108 – “Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick of your success Will be how you treat other people” (Barbara Bush).
109 – “Things are never as complicated as they seem. It is only our arrogance that prompts us to find unnecessarily complicated answers to simple problems” (Muhammad Yunus).
110 – “Believe you can and you’re halfway there” (Theodore Roosevelt).
111 – “Be the best at what you do. Get to know more about your field than anybody alive” (Michael Jackson).
112 – “To every action, there is always [an] opposed equal reaction” (Sir Isaac Newton).
113 – “The season of failure is the best time of sowing the seeds of success” (Paramahansa Yogananda).
114 – “No one succeeds without effort…Those who succeed owe their success to perseverance” (Ramana Maharshi).
115 – “If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life” (Marcus Garvey).
116 – “If you don’t practice, you don’t deserve to win” (Andre Agassi).
117 – “I encourage you to accept that you may not be able to see a path right now, but that doesn’t mean it is not there” (Nick Vujicic).
118 – “I really believe that everyone has a talent, ability or skill that he can mine to support himself and to succeed in life” (Dean Koontz).
119 – “Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There’s no better rule” (Charles Dickens, Great Expectations).
120 – “Before you speak, ask yourself; is it kind, is it necessary, is it true does it improve the silence?” (Sathya Sai Baba).
121 – “Nothing will work unless you do” (Maya Angelou).
122 – “When you learn, teach. When you get, give” (Maya Angelou).
123 – “When something’s ending, you go through so many phases and it can be frustrating. But once you’re on the other side, you can really see all the crazy phases you went through” (Norah Jones).
124 -“Listen a lot and talk less. You can’t learn anything when you’re talking” (Bing Crosby).
125 – “The future belongs to those who prepare for it today” ( Malcolm X).
126 – “We may not have chosen the time, but the time has chosen us” (John Lewis).
127 – “When things go wrong, don’t go with them” (Elvis Presley).
128 – “There is no support so strong as the strength that enables one to stand alone” (Ellen Glasgow).
129 – “Have more than you show, speak less than you know” (William Shakespeare, King Lear).
130 – “Don’t be afraid to go out on a limb. It’s where the fruit is” (Shirley Maclaine).
131 – “Never give up. Today is hard. Tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine” (Jack Ma).
132 – “If you’re looking for immediate rewards, you’re only looking for the money” (Eartha Kitt).
133 – “I keep six honest serving men (they taught me all I knew); Their names are What and Why and When and How and Where and Who” (Rudyard Kipling).
134 – “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over” (Richard Branson).
135 – “A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits” (Richard Nixon).
136 – “If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it great” (Tom Hanks).
137 – “If you deliberately plan on being less than you are capable of being, then I warn you that you’ll be unhappy for the rest of your life” (Abraham Maslow).
138 – “There is not a need to prove anything to anyone with your words. Let that which you are – that which you are living – be your clear example to uplift others” (Abraham Hicks).
139 – “Losers complain, winners train” (Lewis Hamilton).
140 – “No matter how dark or precarious it may seem, continue to pursue your truth” (Andra Day).
141 – “Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength” (Arnold Schwarzenegger).
142 – “There can be no great accomplishment without risk” (Neil Armstrong).
143 – “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything” (Mark Twain).
144 – “The secret of getting ahead, is getting started” (Mark Twain).
145 – “Do what is easy and your life will be hard. Do what is hard and your life will become easy” (Les Brown).
146 – “I believe that life is a journey, often difficult and sometimes incredibly cruel, but we are well equipped for it if only we tap into our talents and gifts and allow them to blossom” (Les Brown).
147 – “The only failure is not to try” (George Clooney).
148 – “You must lose everything in order to gain anything” (Brad Pitt).
149 – “If there is peace in your mind, you will find peace with everybody. If your mind is agitated, you will find agitation everywhere. So first find peace within and you will see this inner peace reflected everywhere else. You are this peace” (Papaji).
150 – “If we are not our brother’s keeper, at least let us not be his executioner” (Marlon Brando Jr).
151 – “Whoever is happy will make others happy too” (Anne Frank).
152 – “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world” (Anne Frank).
153 – “You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old” (George Burns).
154 – “There is nothing noble about being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self” (Ernest Hemingway).
155 – “Everything happens when it needs to happen; everyone is always where they need to be. You will never miss out on what is meant for you, even if it has to come to you in a roundabout way” (Iyanla Vanzant).
156 – “Change doesn’t have to be hard, and healing doesn’t have to hurt. Surely you know by now that everything happens for a reason! There is something better awaiting you on the other side of this” (Iyanla Vanzant).
157 – “Be yourself, everyone else is taken” (Oscar Wilde).
158 – “What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise” (Oscar Wilde).
159 – “Follow your own path, no matter what people say” (Karl Max).
160 – “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 which has been opened for us” (Helen Keller).
161 – “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much” (Helen Keller).
162 – “In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you” (Deepak Chopra).
163 – “No matter how old you are, no matter how much you weigh, you can still control the health of your body” (Dr. Mehmet Oz).
164 – “Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in” (Andrew Jackson).
165 – “So first of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear…is fear itself – nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance” (Franklin Roosevelt).
166 – “As long as I focus on enjoying what I’m doing, having fun. I know I’ll play well” (Steffi Graf).
167 – “What I will say is that what I have learned for myself is that I don’t have to be anybody else; and that being myself is good enough; and that when I am being true to that self, then I can avail myself to extraordinary things…you have to allow for the impossible to be possible” (Lupita Nyong’o).
168 – “Follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary” (Steve Jobs).
169 – “Things don’t have to change the world to be important” (Steve Jobs).
170 – “Lack of time is actually lack of priorities” (Tim Ferris).
171 – “The decent method you follow is better than the perfect method you quit” (Tim Ferris).
172 – “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions” (Stephen Covey).
173 – “Motivation is a fire that burns from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly” (Stephen Covey).
174 – “Whenever we are afraid, it’s because we don’t know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid” (Earl Nightingale).
175 – “All you have to do is know where you’re going. The answers will come to you of their own accord” (Earl Nightingale).
176 – “Don’t worry about the horse being blind, just load the wagon” (John Madden).
177 – “Whatever you do, do it with all your might. Work at it, early and late, in season and out of season, not leaving a stone unturned and never deferring for a single hour that which can be done just as well now” (P.T. Barnum).
178 – “Use those talents you have. You will make it. You will give joy to the world. Take this tip from nature: the woods would be a very silent place if no birds sang except those who sang best” (Bernard Meltzer).
179 – “Love and love alone is capable of giving you a happier life” (Ludwig van Beethoven).
180 – “Recommend virtue to your children, it alone, not money can make them happy. I speak from experience” (Ludwig van Beethoven).
181 – “Put all your soul into it, play the way you feel” (Frederic Chopin).
182 – “Over time, our website morphed and our company morphed and we moved from a support company to a one product company, and now we’re a software portfolio company so don’t be afraid to let your first idea fail” (Scott Farquar).
183 – “I know who I am, I know what I am, and that’s all I need to know” (Will Smith).
184 – “If you really want something, stop chasing it” (Daymond John).
185 – “Whatever you pay attention to grows” (Kevin O’Leary).
186 – “Sweat equity is the most valuable. Know your business and industry better than anyone else in the world. Love what you do or don’t do it” (Mark Cuban).
187 – “Cash is the lifeblood of your business” (Robert Herjavec).
188 – “I roll out of bed in the morning, whenever I want, and I work right away because, to me, that’s the life. That’s freedom. The whole point for me is that I love the freedom of being an entrepreneur that I do what I want to do when I want to do it” (Lorie Greiner).
189 – “Don’t you dare underestimate the power of your own instinct” (Barbara Coracan).
190 – “Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself” (Andrew Carnegie).
191 – “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time” (Thomas Edison).
192 – “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it” (Henry Ford).
193 – “I had to pick myself up and get on with it, do it all over again, only even better this time” (Sam Walton).
194 – “A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm” (Charles Schwab).
195 – “If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it” (John D Rockefeller).
196 – “Once again we will have to be enthusiastic and exacting to convert ideas and projects into reality” (Amancio Ortega).
197 – “Here’s my advice: The first step to becoming a changemaker (the only secure job going forward) is to give oneself permission, i.e., to ignore – politely of course, all those who say – “don’t do it”” (Bill Drayton).
198 – “Trust that life will always, always, take you where you’re supposed to be” (Rachel Brathen).
199 – “There are certain moments in life when you have to decide who you are. Let your heart guide you. Be BOLD” (Shiza Shahid).
200 – “The most important step of all is the first step. Start something” (Blake Mycoskie).
201 – “Pope Francis said something that I can’t get out of my head: “A single individual is enough for hope to exist. And that individual can be you” (Scott Harrison, Thirst: A Story of Redemption, Compassion, and a Mission to Bring Clean Water to the World).
202 – “You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself” (Galileo Galilei).
203 – “Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less” (Marie Curie).
204 – “Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence” (Leonardo da Vinci).
205 – “Action is the foundational key to all success” (Pablo Picasso).
206 – “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” (Vincent van Gogh).
207 – “If a tree dies, plant another in its place” (Carl Linnaeus).
208 – “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act but a habit” (Aristotle).
209 – “Never discourage anyone… who continually makes progress, no matter how slow” (Plato).
210 – “Life must be lived as play” (Plato).
211 – “Beware the barrenness of a busy life” (Socrates).
212 – “Above all things, reverence yourself” (Pythagoras).
213 – “Silence is better than unmeaning words” (Pythagoras).
214 – “Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please” (Pythagoras).
215 – “He who knows how to speak, knows also when” (Archimedes of Syracuse).
216 – “The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction” (Rachel Carson).
217 – “All that is necessary is the belief that by doing our best we shall come nearer to success and that success in our aims…is worth attaining” (Rosalind Franklin).
218 – “He that would enjoy life and act with freedom must have the work of the day continually before his eyes. Not yesterday’s work, lest he fall into despair, nor to-morrow’s, lest he become a visionary,–nor that which ends with the day, which is a worldly work, nor yet that only which remains to eternity, for by it he cannot shape his actions. Happy is the man who can recognize in the work of To-day a connected portion of the work of life, and an embodiment of the work of Eternity. The foundations of his confidence are unchangeable, for he has been made a partaker of Infinity. He strenuously works out his daily enterprises, because the present is given him for a possession. Thus ought Man to be an impersonation of the divine process of nature, and to show forth the union of the infinite with the finite, not slighting his temporal existence, remembering that in it only is individual action possible, nor yet shutting out from his view that which is eternal, knowing that Time is a mystery which man cannot endure to contemplate until eternal Truth enlighten it” (James Clerk Maxwell).
219 – “We are made of star stuff. We are a way for the cosmos to know itself” (Carl Sagan).
220 – “Before anything else, preparation is the key to success” (Alexander Graham Bell).
221 – “The knowledge of anything, since all things have causes, is not acquired or complete unless it is known by its causes” (Avicenna).
222 – “The unprepared mind cannot see the outstretched hand of opportunity” (Alexander Fleming).
223 – “Enjoy life, there is plenty of time to be dead” (Hans Christian Andersen).
224 – “He who hasn’t tasted bitter things hasn’t earned sweet things” (Gotfried Wilhelm Leibniz).
225 – “Being entirely honest with oneself is a good exercise” (Sigmund Freud).
226 – “…even when we find not what we seek, we find something as well worth seeking as what we missed” (Robert Boyle).
227 – “Anyone who is passionate about what they do will have a better chance of connecting with future generations than those who simply follow transient trends. At least their work will have a distinctive character, and this is what people respond to, I believe” (Giorgio Armani).
228 – “Delete the negative, accentuate the positive” (Donna Karan).
229 – “Encouragement helps you to go one step more, become better” (Hubert de Givenchy).
230 – “People who say that yesterday was better than today are ultimately devaluing their own existence” (Karl Lagerfeld).
231 – “I travel light. I think the most important thing is to be in a good mood and enjoy life, wherever you are” (Diane von Furstenburg).
232 – “You need to believe in yourself and what you do. Be tenacious and genuine” (Christian Louboutin).
233 – “You need a stubborn belief in an idea in order to see it realised” (James Dyson).
234 – “Love. Be curious. Always try to do your best” (Oscar de la Renta).
235 – “I take life as it happens. And I give myself a lot of freedom” (Jean Paul Gaultier).
236 – “Age is something only in your head or stereotype. Age means nothing when you are passionate about something” (Carolina Herrera).
237 – “A lot of hard work is hidden behind nice things” (Ralph Lauren).
238 – “For me, money is not my definition of success. Inspiring people is a definition of success” (Kanye West).
239 – “You have to work very hard behind the scenes, to make a message clear enough for a lot of people to understand” (Stefano Gabbana).
240 – “The worst times can be the best if you think with positive energy” (Domenico Dolce).
241 – “The minute you learn to love yourself, you won’t want to be anyone else” (Rihanna).
242 – “If you don’t live your life, then who will” (Rihanna).
243 – “I feel so thankful that I’m able to be part of something that I love to wake up and run to work every day” (Alexander Wang).
244 – “The only way to do something in depth is to work hard” (Miuccia Prada).
245 – “If you are happy, you can give happiness. If you don’t love yourself and you are unhappy with yourself, you can’t give anything but that” (Gisele Bundchen).
246 -“You get what you give. What you put into things is what you get out of them” (Jennifer Lopez).
247 – “Happiness is the secret to all beauty; there is no beauty that is attractive without happiness” (Christian Dior).
248 – “Work hard, be kind and amazing things will happen” (Conan O’brien).
249 – “The difference between doing something and not doing something is doing something” (James Corden, May I Have Your Attention Please).
250 – “If you’re having fun, that’s when the best memories are built” (Simone Biles).
251 – “Hard work has made it easy. That is my secret. That is why I win” (Nadia Comaneci).
252 – “Keep your head on the ball. You’ve got to hit first, then look where it goes. People get in trouble when they look for where the ball’s going, when they haven’t even hit it yet” (Mike Trout).
253 – “More than anything, praying just helps me to concentrate and let go of things that don’t matter in that moment. It gives me peace knowing I’m in good hands” (Katie Ledecky).
254 – “Today there are opportunities that no one knows if they will come around again in the future” (Cristiano Ronaldo).
255 – “When you’re healthy, you can do so many great things” (Dwyane Wade).
256 – “I have learned that track doesn’t define me. My faith defines me. I’m running because I have been blessed with a gift” (Allyson Felix).
257 – “Whatever brings you down, will eventually make you stronger” (Alex Morgan).
258 – “Every single day I wake up and commit myself to become a better player. Some days it happens and some days it doesn’t. Sure, there are games I’m going to dominate, and there are going to be games when I struggle. But it doesn’t mean I give up” (Mia Hamm).
259 – “The most important thing in my life, and the thing I most focus on is to try not to live a life of cruelty. That means trying to make sure I look people in the eye when I meet them. Sometimes you jump in a taxi, or maybe you only have two minutes with someone, and you never see them again. I try to always look them in the eye and have a real experience of what it is to communicate with someone” (Jessica Chastain).
260 – “Everyone has been made for some particular work and the desire for that work has been put in every heart” (Rumi).
261 – “Let yourself be drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray” (Rumi).
262 – “Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness” (Khalil Gibran).
263 – “Believe the best of everybody” (Rudyard Kipling).
264 – “No one should be ashamed to be wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that they are wiser today than they were yesterday” (Alexander Pope).
265 – “I was never a natural. I got there in the end because I did believe that if you work hard enough, then you can achieve a lot” (Victoria Beckham).
266 – “I never do things half-heartedly, I will continue to work hard and play hard and do everything I can to be successful, whatever I do” (David Beckham).
267 – “In complete darkness we are all the same, it is only our knowledge and wisdom that separates us, don’t let your eyes deceive you” (Janet Jackson).
268 -“I’m from the old school: hard work pays off” (John David Washington).
269 – “If you’re honest and fair as you can be, not only in business but in life, things will work out” (Kate Spade).
270 – “Be careful not to judge anyone by the way they look. For when doing so, you are missing out on discovering who they truly are.Triumphs and trials are rarely seen at first glance. Look with your heart for another’s heart. Here’s the beauty” (Anne Taylor).
271 – “Just be true to yourself, and listen as much as one is able to to other people whose opinions you respect and look up too but in the end it has to come from you. You can’t really worry too much by looking to the left and the right about what the competition is doing or what other people in your field are doing. It has to be a true vision” (Anna Wintour).
272 – “Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed or an equal or greater benefit” (Napoleon Hill).
273 – “Don’t wait, the time will never be just right” (Napoleon Hill).
274 – “Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in, live for it, die for it and you will find happiness you thought could never be yours” (Dale Carnegie).
275 – “Today is life-the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop yourself a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto” (Dale Carnegie).
276 – “He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often and loved much” (Elbert Hubbard).
277 – “Live truth instead of professing it” (Elbert Hubbard).
278 – “Today you are you! That is truer than true. There is no one alive who is you-er than you” (Dr. Seuss).
279 – “Never underestimate the impact of a small act” (Tory Burch).
280 – “Sometimes we have to do the work even though we don’t yet see a glimmer on the horizon that it’s actually going to be possible” (Angela Y. Davis).
281 – “Have a heart that never hardens, a temper that never tires and a touch that never hurts” (Charles Dickens).
282 – “You have to believe that things will happen, you have to work and love what you’re doing” (Gustavo Dudamel).
283 – “There is nothing you cannot turn into your favour” (Andrei Ludu).
284 – “You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself ‘I have lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’ You must do the thing you think you cannot do” (Eleanor Roosevelt).
285 – “Friendship with oneself is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world” (Eleanor Roosevelt).
286 – “I always had the theory that the most important thing is to be happy, enjoy the thing you are doing, and be fresh mentally” (Rafael Nadal).
287 – “ I’m looking forward to influencing others in a positive way. My message is you can do anything if you put your mind to it” (Justin Bieber).
288 – “Your victory is right around the corner. Never give up” (Nicky Minaj).
289 – “But my style is that I turn stress into motion, I don’t sit around and stress about things. If something is not right, I create a tsunami” (Sasan Goodarzi – CEO of Intuit).
290 – “Forever is composed of NOWS” (Emily Dickinson).
291 – “Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished” (Confucius).
292 – “Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for tis better to be alone than in bad company” (George Washington).
293 – “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together” (Vincent Van Gogh).
294 – “Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart…Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside awakens” (Carl Gustav Jung).
295 – “Ignoring the mind is a beautiful sadhana. This is what many of the sages did. They ignored the mind out of existence. It loses its influence and its potency when it is ignored” (Mooji).
296 – “No thought has any power. You have the power. And when you identify and believe in the thought, you give power to the thought” (Mooji).
297 – “Don’t find the fault, find the remedy” (Henry Ford).
298 – “Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stress. Working hard for something we love is called passion” (Simon Sinek).
299 – “Vulnerability is not knowing victory or defeat, it’s understanding the necessity of both; it’s engaging. It’s being all in” (Brené Brown).
300 – “Let go of who you think you’re supposed to be; embrace who you are” (Brené Brown).
301 – “I have this unshakeable faith; I believe in myself. I believe in God” (Laurence Fishbourne).
302 – “The capacity of human beings to go through catastrophe is limitless” (Jean-Pascal Tricoire).
303 – “The very thing you fear could be the very best thing that ever happened to you” (Michael Dell).
304 – “No simply means begin again at one level higher” (Peter Diamandis).
305 – “Where there is no struggle, there is no strength” (Oprah Winfrey).
306 – “Creative thinking inspires ideas. Ideas inspire change” (Barbara Januszkiewicz).
307 – “I do the same things over and over, improving bit by bit. There’s always a yearning to achieve more. I’ll continue to climb, trying to reach the top, but no one knows where the top is” (Jiro Ono).
308 – “All things are difficult before they are easy” (Thomas Fuller).
309 – “Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of the spirit” (Jeremy Taylor).
310 – “We carry within us, the wonder we seek without us” (Thomas Brown).
311 – “Do not fear mistakes. There are none” (Miles Davis).
312 – “I believe that man is here to grow into the fullest, the best that he can be. At least this is what I want to do. As I’m growing to become whatever I want to become, this will just come out of the horn. Whatever that’s going to be, it will be. I am not so interested in trying to say what it’s going to be. I don’t know. I just know that good can only bring good” (John Coltrane).
313 – “A problem is a chance for you to do your best” (Duke Ellington).
314 – “I realized by using the high chords as a melodic line and by the right harmonic progression, I could play what I heard inside me. That’s when I was born” (Charlie Parker).
315 – “A genius is the one most like himself” (Thelonious Monk).
316 – “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong” (Ella Fitzgerald).
317 – “You can’t copy anybody and end with anything. If you copy, it means you’re working without any real feeling” (Billie Holiday).
318 – “I think there’s great beauty in having problems. That’s one of the ways we learn” (Herbie Hancock).
319 – “Creativity is more than being different. Anybody can plan weird; that’s easy. What’s hard is to be as simple as Bach. Making the simple, awesomely simple, that’s creativity” (Charles Mingus).
320 – “To me, the definition of faith is to fear nothing” (Wayne Shorter).
321 -“You can never lose a thing if it belongs to you” (Abbey Lincoln).
322 – “In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless but planning is indispensable” (Dwight D. Eisenhower).
323 – “All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark” (Swami Vivekananda).
324 – “The less one remembers about the day before, the more the new day will be unfettered by triviality” (George Benson).
325 – “Don’t settle for style, succeed in substance” (Wynton Marsalis).
326 – “Everybody has a purpose” (Dolly Parton).
327 – “Sometimes when you start losing detail, whether it’s in music or life, something as small as failing to be polite, you start to lose substance” (Benny Goodman).
328 – “I want to be connecting with the subconscious, if I can call it that because there are not too many words to describe the real deep inner part of a human being. I want to be at a place where everything is blotted out and where creativity happens, and to get there, I practice, you know I’m a prolific practicer. I still practice every day. You have to have the skills, then you want to not think when you’re playing, that’s when you let whatever deep level creativity, spirituality, I mean, you know these words are so inadequate these days but you want to get to this place where they exist” (Sonny Rollins).
329 – “Don’t do nothing halfway, else you find yourself dropping more than can be picked up” (Louis Armstrong).
330 – “Only a spiritual being has awareness” (Chick Corea).
331 – “Learn to take care of the valleys and the hills will take care of themselves” (Count Bassie).
332 – “You only get better by playing” (Buddy Rich).
333 – “The big lesson in life, baby, is never be scared of anyone or anything” (Frank Sinatra).
334 – “When a man’s faith is never tried, I don’t think he’ll ever learn anything. You have to have trial and tribulations or what are you going to learn?” (Mccoy Turner).
335 – “I think in business you have to be patient. Maybe I’m not very patient myself. But I think I’ve learned the most is be able to wait for something and get it when it’s the right time” (Bernard Arnault).
336 -“Everyone experiences tough times, it is a measure of your determination and dedication how you deal with them and how you can come through them” (Lakshmi Mittal).
337 – “If you quit every time things don’t go your way, then you’ll be quitting all through your life” (Evander Holyfield).
338 – “I’m a firm believer that before you can go anywhere, you have to conquer the level that you are at, just like young kids do it today with video games, they have to finish one level to go to the next one. Conquer one level at the time, and only then you’ll get to go where you want to” (Floyd Mayweather Jr.).
339 – “I built a conglomerate and emerged the richest black man in the world in 2008 but it didn’t happen overnight. It took me thirty years to get to where I am today. Youths of today aspire to be like me but they want to get there overnight. It’s not going to work. To build a successful business, you must start small and dream big. In the journey of entrepreneurship, tenacity of purpose is supreme” (Aliko Dangote).
340 – “More than 90% is work, the rest is luck” (Robert Kuok).
341 – “With engineering, I view this year’s failure as next year’s opportunity to try it again. Failures are not something to be avoided. You want to have them happen as quickly as you can so you can make progress rapidly” (Gordon Moore).
342 – “Change is something expected and therefore not resisted” (Abigail Johnson).
343 – “Long-term sustainable change happens if people discover their own power” (Pierre Omidyar).
344 – “I have no Napoleonic dream. I’m just hard-working and pragmatic” (Roman Abramovich).
345 – “There is no monopoly on becoming a millionaire. If you’re jealous of those with more money, don’t just sit there and complain. Do something to make more money yourself – spend less time drinking, or smoking and socializing and more time working” (Gina Rinehart).
346 – “Computers will handle the things we clearly are not good at and we will handle the things computers clearly are not good at” (Eric Schmidt).
347 – “Find a job that you will be happy with and work hard at [it]” (Lee Shau Kee).
348 – “Dance to your own music and take some risks in life, because it is often the risk-taker who changes the course of history, and contributes to the well-being of millions of lives” (Mukesh Ambani).
349 – “Success is not about doing things well or even very well, or being acknowledged by others. It is not an external opinion, but rather an internal status. It is the harmony between the soul and your emotions, which requires love, family, friendship, authenticity and integrity” (Carlos Slim Helu).
350 – “The leader of the market today may not necessarily be the leader tomorrow” (Ma Huateng).
351 – “If everybody’s doing it one way, there’s a good chance you can find your niche by going exactly in the opposite direction” (Sam Walton).
352 – “There comes a time in every life when the past recedes and the future opens. It’s that moment when you have to face the unknown. Some will turn back to what they already know. Some will walk straight ahead into uncertainty. I can’t tell you which one is right. But I can tell you which one is more fun” (Phil Knight).
353 – “When I see people that are my age and reaching 50, the ones that are really sparkly and full of joy are the ones that are committed to something bigger than themselves” (Jacqueline Mars).
354 – “Always do something different from the others” (Michele Ferrero).
355 – “To have his path made clear for him is the aspiration of every human being in our beclouded and tempestuous existence” (Joseph Safra).
356 – “Make sure you continue to trust what you know now about yourself and stay true to what you believe in” (Melinda Gates).
357 – “I’ve always had this idea that you have to make the most of things” (Laurene Powell).
358 – The best advice I ever got from my mother, Estee Lauder: She believed that if you had something good to say, you should put it in writing. But if you have something bad to say, you should tell the person to his or her face” (Leonard Lauder).
359 – “Well, I think the golden rule I can think of is the fact that you must follow your passion and do something that is close to your heart. And, I think that is very important, well, to be successful and happy” (Kumar Birla).
360 – “You need to have luck and brains. You also need to work hard and stay honest. And, of course, there is the masbaha” (Eyal Ofer).
361 – “We must realize – and act on the realization – that if we try to focus on everything, we focus on nothing” (John Doerr, Measure What Matters).
362 – “Transcending mind-made limitations doesn’t mean you stop being yourself. On the contrary, you become more yourself than ever before” (Steve Ross).
363 – “I certainly wished I hadn’t stressed as much or had such insecurity at times. I wish I had trusted my instincts on some occasions when I didn’t and I wished I had listened to better advice when I didn’t. But overall, I have to look at the glass as half full and acknowledge that I am all of the moments of my life, the good and the not so good” (Kylie Minogue).
364 – “Simplicity is the key to success” (Pit Bull).
365 – “Life isn’t complex, resisting it is. Accept change to discover new opportunities.” (Nicole Yorke).
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