Motivational Quotes for self by Famous People about life
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.
Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.
Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.
We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.
If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.
Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.
The most beautiful thing in the world is, of course, the world itself.
Be brave enough to live life creatively. The creative place where no one else has ever been.
Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.
In oneself lies the whole world and if you know how to look and learn, the door is there and the key is in your hand. Nobody on earth can give you either the key or the door to open, except yourself.
It is life’s principle and you have to accept it as it comes; nothing happens when nothing is done.
Having good days is a decision that we make every day before we even walk out the door.
You’ll never do a whole lot unless you’re brave enough to try.
It takes a deep commitment to change and an even deeper commitment to grow.
I’ve been around a long time, and life still has a whole lot of surprises for me.
You have two choices in life; you can either like what you do or dislike what you do. I have chosen to like what I do.
You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don’t try to forget the mistakes, but you don’t dwell on it. You don’t let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.” Johnny Cash
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
The excursion is the same when you go looking for your sorrow as when you go looking for your joy.
Stand for something or you will fall for anything. Today’s mighty oak is yesterday’s nut that held its ground.
Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
Life is to be lived, not controlled; and humanity is won by continuing to play in face of certain defeat.” Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man