Top 80 Les Brown Quotes

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80 Les Brown Quotes

1. “You don’t have to be great to get started, but you have to get started to be great.”

2. “Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.”

3. “I know what I want in life and I will do whatever it takes to get it.”

4. “Make each day count by setting specific goals to succeed, then putting forth every effort to exceed your own expectations.”

5. “You must be willing to do what others won’t do, to have what others won’t have.”

6. “Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.”

7. “Easy is not an option!”

8. “We have to live life with a sense of urgency so not a minute is wasted.”

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

10. “Life is a fight for territory and once you stop fighting for what you want, what you don’t want will automatically take over.”

11. “Forgive those who have hurt you.”

12. “I advise you to say your dream is possible and then overcome all inconveniences, ignore all the hassles and take a running leap through the hoop, even if it is in flames.”

13. “Today, you expand or you are expendable.”

14. “A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.”

15. “Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.”

16. “We are living in very challenging times. Pressured in the workplace and stressed out at home, people are trying to make sense of their lives.”

17. “If you are carrying strong feelings about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.”

18. “Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead.”

19. “All of us need to grow continuously in our lives.”

20. “Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers.”

21. “Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them.”

22. “Goals help you channel your energy into action.”

23. “It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams.”

24. “In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.”

25. “The best gifts are those we not only cherish but put to use.”

26. “You are the only real obstacle in your path to a fulfilling life.”

27. “You must see your goals clearly and specifically before you can set out for them. Hold them in your mind until they become second nature.”

28. “I don’t know what you’re up against, I don’t know what you’re facing. But here’s what I do know: You’ve got something special, you’ve got greatness in you, and I know it’s possible that you can live your dream.”

29. “You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.”

30. “If you don’t program yourself, life will program you.”

31. “We were all born with a certain degree of power. The key to success is discovering this innate power and using it daily to deal with whatever challenges come our way.”

32. “When you want something, you have to be willing to pay your dues.”

33. “You don’t get in life what you want; you get in life what you are.”

34. “I must commit myself to beginning each day by concentrating on positive thoughts and focusing on my goals.”

35. “I would rather fail at what I love than succeed at what I hate.”

36. “You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.”

37. “Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.”

38. “The people that want to step into their greatness are hungry.”

39. “Never say you’re having a bad day… say you’re having a character building day.”

40. “There is no sense in having a goal if you aren’t going to go after it.”

41. “If you’re not willing to risk you cannot grow, and if you cannot grow you cannot become your best, and if you cannot become your best, you cannot be happy.”

42. “This is my decade. Nothing is going to stop me.”

43. “When your why is big enough you will find your how.”

44. “The easiest thing I ever did was earn a million dollars. The hardest thing I ever did, and it took years, was believing I was capable of earning a million dollars.”

45. “Fear does not have any special power unless you empower it by submitting to it.”

46. “It’s not over until you win.”

47. “What could you do to make a difference in the world?”

48. “I believe that life is a journey, often difficult and sometimes incredibly cruel, but we are well equipped for it only we tap into our talents and gifts and allow them to blossom.”

49. “Do what is easy and your life will be hard. Do what is hard and your life will become easy.”

50. “Live full, die empty.”

51. “Be willing to go all out, in pursuit of your dream. Ultimately it will pay off. You are more powerful than you think you are. Go for it.”

52. “Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.”

53. “You will win if you don’t quit.”

54. “You have greatness within you. You can do more than you can ever begin to imagine.”

55. “No matter how bad it is or how bad it gets I am going to make it.”

56. “As you reach your goals – set new ones. That is how you grow and become a more powerful person.”

57. “The things you want are always possible; it is just that the way to get them is not always apparent. The only real obstacle in your path to a fulfilling life is you, and that can be a considerable obstacle because you carry the baggage of insecurities and past experience.”

58. “If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.”

59. “You have to know within yourself that you can do this.”

60. “It’s necessary that you align yourself with people and attract people into your business that are hungry. People that are unstoppable and unreasonable. It’s necessary to get the losers out of your life if you want to live your dreams.”

61. “Live out of your imagination instead of out of your memory.”

62. “If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.”

63. “Most people fail in life not because they aim too high and miss, but because they aim too low and hit.”

64. “You need to make a commitment and once you make it then life will give you some answers.”

65. “Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.”

66. “Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.”

67. “It has been said, most people die at age 25 and don’t get buried until they are 65.Make an effort to live your life to the fullest.”

68. “There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.”

69. “You have to be willing to allow the person you are today to die so that you can give birth to the person you are meant to become.”

70. “Other people’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.”

71. “Align yourself with people that you can learn from, people who want more out of life, people who are stretching and searching and seeking some higher ground in life.”

72. “Perfection does not exist – you can always do better and you can always grow.”

73. “Our ability to handle life’s challenges is a measure of our strength of character.”

74. “The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.”

75. “There are winners, there are losers and there are people who have not yet learned how to win.”

76. “Never build a case against yourself.”

77. “We must look for ways to be an active force in our own lives. We must take charge of our own destinies, design a life of substance and truly begin to live our dreams.”

78. “Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.”

79. “When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.”

80. “I learned from my mother that there is a greatness in all of us, and that all of us are delivered to this world with a mission. I believe that life is a journey, often difficult and sometimes incredibly cruel, but we are well equipped for it only we tap into our talents and gifts and allow them to blossom.”