30+ Inspirational and Motivational Quotes

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Reading inspirational and motivational quotes is a great way to boost your mood, and inspire you. Here are 30+ quotes that will motivate and inspire you.

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Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.

— J.K. Rowling

You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.

— Oprah Winfrey

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.

— Confucius

Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.

— Og Mandino

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

— Napoleon Hill

If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.

— Oprah Winfrey

Either I will find a way, or I will make one.

— Philip Sidney

Find a place inside where there’s joy, and the joy will burn out the pain.

— Joseph Campbell

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m possible”!

— Audrey Hepburn

Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.

— Farrah Gray

A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.

— John A. Shedd

The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.

— Henry Ward Beecher

We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.

— Michael Jordan

The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.

— H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

There are better starters than me but I’m a strong finisher.

— Usain Bolt

Believe you can and you’re halfway there.

— Theodore Roosevelt

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.

— Robert Louis Stevenson

The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places.

— Ernest Hemingway

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.

— Steve Jobs

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.

— Aristotle Onassis

Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.

— Francis of Assisi

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.

— Dr. Seuss

The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has been before.

— Albert Einstein

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.

— J.K. Rowling

You must do the things you think you cannot do.

— Eleanor Roosevelt

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

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

— William Ellery Channing

Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.

— Willie Nelson

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.

— Henry Ford

Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.

— Tim Notke

The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.

— Ayn Rand

Every great story on the planet happened when someone decided not to give up, but kept going no matter what.

— Spryte Loriano

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.

—  Neale Donald Walsh

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