Last updated on October 5th, 2019 at 06:30 pm

We all like great inspirational quotes.

It helps us move forward and have the courage to take the next step in life.

I have been collecting inspirational quotes from the age of ten.

They have helped me with determination, overcoming obstacles, or just trying to be a better person.

Do you remember when you were little and your mom used to say, you can be anything you want to be, you can do anything you want to do?

Then, we grew up and they started saying, no you can’t do that, be realistic.

Well, I am here to tell you.

You can do and be anything that you want to be.

I hope these sayings and quotes inspire you and help you find other resources to chase after your dreams.

Everyone needs to be inspired to stay strong.

The truth…

Many people around the world today struggle to keep up with life’s anxieties and troubles and some has let these roadblocks become their ultimate downfall.

If you are like me, you may want to give up too soon on a project, marriage, life, job, health, kids, school, relationship, goal, etc. but I urge you NOT TO GIVE UP.

These quotes apply to everyone; men, women, teenagers, single, or married.

If you find that your mind is plagued with negativity, sadness, depression, unhappiness, worry, anxiety, anger, fear or any other negative emotion – there is a solution.

These quotes will help cure the surface symptoms.

And that’s the more reason why I personally researched the best inspirational quotes to boost and lift your spirit high up and to help you;

  • Get where you want to be,
  • Achieve your dream goal and
  • Get your life back on track.

So let’s get started.

The Best 173 Inspirational Quotes Of All Time


“If you only do what you know you can do- you never do very much.”

Tom Krause

“Courage is the discovery that you may not win, and trying when you know you can lose.”

Tom Krause

“Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.”

Clement Stone

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.”

Andre Gide

“Only as high as I reach can I grow, only as far as I seek can I go, only as deep as I look can I see, only as much as I dream can I be.”

Karen Ravn

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”

John Quincy Adams

“Man can live about forty days without food, about three days without water, about eight minutes without air, but only for one second without hope”


“You won’t realize the distance you’ve walked until you take a look around and realize how far you’ve been.”


“Try and fail, but don’t fail to try.”

Stephen Kaggwa

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

Lao Tzu

“Anyone can give up, it’s the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that’s true strength.”


“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 other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.”

“They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.”

Steve Jobs

“Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, “I will try again tomorrow.”

Mary Anne Radmacher

“Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity.”

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”

Mahatma Gandhi

“The road of life twists and turns and no two directions are ever the same. Yet our lessons come from the journey, not the destination.”

Don Williams, Jr.

“I certainly don’t regret my experiences because without them, I couldn’t imagine who or where I would be today. Life is an amazing gift to those who have overcome great obstacles, and attitude is everything!”

Sasha Azevedo

“It’s kind of fun to do the impossible.”

Walt Disney

“I have had all of the disadvantages required for success.”

Larry Ellison

“Just as appetite comes from eating, so work brings inspiration if inspiration is not discernible at the beginning”

Igor Stravinsky

“It is difficult to inspire others to accomplish what you haven’t been willing to try”


“When it is obvious that the goals cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps.”


Where there is no vision, the people perish.”

Proverbs 29:18

Your happiness is a gift because it literally brings out the best in you.”

Robert Holden

“Weakness of attitude becomes a weakness of character.”

Albert Einstein

“Remember today, for it is the beginning of always. Today marks the start of a brave new future filled with all your dreams can hold. Think truly to the future and make those dreams come true.”


“Here is the secret of inspiration: Tell yourself that thousands and tens of thousands of people, not very intelligent and certainly no more intelligent than the rest of us, have mastered problems as difficult as those that now baffle you”

William Feather

“It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve a lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.”

Robert Francis Kennedy

“I love inspiring people, and if I can make a difference in one person’s life, then that’s a success for me!”

Sasha Azevedo

“I’ve learned that making a “living” is not the same thing as making a “life.”

Maya Angelou

“In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.”

Anthony Robbins

“God has put something noble and good into every heart His hand created.”

Mark Twain

“The things that one most wants to do are the things that are probably most worth doing.”

Winifred Holtby

“I do believe that when we face challenges in life that are far beyond our own power, it’s an opportunity to build on our faith, inner strength, and courage. I’ve learned that how we face challenges plays a big role in the outcome of them.”

Sasha Azevedo

“To move ahead you need to believe in yourself…have conviction in your beliefs and the confidence to execute those beliefs.”

Adlin Sinclair

“Don’t listen to anyone who tells you that you can’t do this or that. That’s nonsense. Make up your mind, you’ll never use crutches or a stick, then have a go at everything. Go to school, join in all the games you can. Go anywhere you want to. But never, never let them persuade you that things are too difficult or impossible.”

Douglas Bader

“Little by little one walks far”

Peruvian Proverb

“We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.”

Frank Tibolt

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.”

Anatole France

“Always look on the bright side of life.”

Monty Python

“For every dark night, there’s a brighter day”

Tupac Shakur

“Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.”

Thomas Alva Edison

“Inspiration exists, but it has to find us working.”

Pablo Picasso

“Courage is as often the outcome of despair as of hope; in the one case we have nothing to lose, in the other, everything to gain”

Diane de Pointiers

“Now, bring me that horizon.”

Johnny Depp

“When you love people and have the desire to make a profound, positive impact upon the world, then will you have accomplished the meaning to live.”

Sasha Azevedo

“There can be no hope when there lacks interest for better. There can be no trust when there lacks confirmation of truth. There can be no faith when there lacks complete confidence of purpose.”

Adlin Sinclair

“Be ashamed to die until you have won some victory for mankind”

Horace Mann

“I write when I’m inspired, and I see to it that I’m inspired at nine o’clock every morning”

Peter De Vries

“If you can dream it, you can do it.”

Walt Disney

“Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.

Albert Einstein

“If you don’t know where you are going, you’ll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra

“Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.”

Aldous Huxley

“The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.”

Michel de Montaigne

“Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.”

Brian Tracy

“Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.”

Vince Lombardi

“A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.”

Francis Bacon

“The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business–or almost anywhere else for that matter.”

Lee Iacocca

“The tears of faithfulness to your beliefs cleanse your spirit to envision the road ahead. Everything is possible for the person who believes.”

Adlin Sinclair

“It is because Humanity has never known where it was going that it has been able to find its way.”

Oscar Wilde

“There is nothing like a dream to create the future.”

Victor Hugo

“And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.”

Abraham Lincoln

“There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.”

Henry Ford

“To reach a port, we must sail—Sail, not tie at anchor—Sail, not drift.”

Franklin Roosevelt

“The virtue lies in the struggle, not in the prize.”

Richard Monckton Milnes

“You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”

Wayne Gretzky

“Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.”

Leon J. Suenes

“Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.”

Benjamin Disraeli

“Life has no smooth road for any of us; and in the bracing atmosphere of a high aim, the very roughness stimulates the climber to steadier steps, till the legend, over steep ways to the stars, fulfills itself. “

C. Doane

“The more difficulties one has to encounter, within and without, the more significant and the higher in inspiration his life will be.”

Horace Bushnell

“Every artist was first an amateur.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Inspiration and genius–one and the same.”

Victor Hugo

“To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says: “Leave no stone unturned.”

Edward Bulwer Lytton

“If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.”

Henry David Thoreau

“You cannot plough a field by turning it over in your mind.”

Author Unknown

“Men’s best successes come after their disappointments.”

Henry Ward Beecher

“Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need.”


“Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.”

Samuel Smiles

“Without inspiration, the best powers of the mind remain dormant. There is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.”

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

“The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.”

Arthur C. Clarke

“We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

“If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.”

St. Clement of Alexandra

“Storms make oaks take roots.”


“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.”


“In the absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.”

Author Unknown

“Who aims at excellence will be above mediocrity; who aims at mediocrity will be far short of it.”

Burmese Saying

That was it!

You see, don’t just read for reading sake.

People read it, get high, and not allow it to sink into their minds.

Do not fall into the newspaper-style reading rabbit hole.

Allow these quotes to get into your heart.

Let these inspirational quotes move you to accomplish things you thought was impossible and change the world for good.

You can do it!

Always believe in yourself and ensure you take the right path towards achieving your goal.

You will succeed!

Please do comment below the inspirational quotes that you love the most and the ones you think should be added.

Thanks for stopping by and have a splendid day ahead.