Top 300 Most Powerful Quotes on Life, Success and Growth

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Powerful Quotes

1. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle

2. “Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.” – Roy L. Goodman

3. “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

4. “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Gandhi

5. “Kindness is a language that the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” – Mark Twain

6. “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein

7. “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” – Aristotle Onassis

8. “I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan

9. “Everything you can imagine is real.” – Pablo Picasso

10. “What we think, we become.” – Buddha

11. “Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill

12. “Being realistic is the most common path to mediocrity.” – Will Smith

13. “I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” – Muhammad Ali

14. “Have enough courage to start and enough heart to finish.” – Jessica N.S. Yourko

15. “If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.” – Bruce Lee

16. “Yesterday you said tomorrow. Just do it.” – Nike

17. “Don’t practice until you get it right. Practice until you can’t get it wrong.” – Anonymous

18. “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” – George Bernhard Shaw

19. “Courage isn’t having the strength to go on – it is going on when you don’t have strength.” – Napoleon Bonaparte

20. “The most powerful creative state to bring your desires into reality is by bringing the conscious and subconscious into unison then keeping your heart and mind in perfect sync.” – Steven Redhead

21. “I never dreamed about success. I worked for it.” – Estee Lauder

22. “There ain’t no problem that some other dude didn’t have 1,000 years ago.” – Will Smith

23. “We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty.” – Mother Theresa

24. “Reality is wrong, dreams are for real.” – Tupac

25. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill

26. “Love is a verb. Love – the feeling – is a fruit of love, the verb.” – Stephen Covey

27. “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” – Confucius

28. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.” – Mary Engelbreit

29. “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.” – Bill Keane

30. “Be not afraid of greatness; some are born great, some achieve greatness, and others have greatness thrust upon them.” – William Shakespeare

31. “A tiger doesn’t lose sleep over the opinion of sheep.” – Shahir Zag

32. “Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.” – Stephen Covey

33. “Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure that you are not, in fact, just surrounded by assholes.” – Sigmund Freud

34. “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

35. “May the best day of your past be the worst day of your future.” – Anonymous

36. “You are most powerful when you are most silent. People never expect silence. They expect words, motion, defense, offense, back and forth. They expect to leap into the fray. They are ready, fists up, words hanging leaping from their mouths. Silence? No.” – Alison McGhee

37. “A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.” – William G.T. Shedd

38. “A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.

39. “The only way that we can live is if we grow. The only way we can grow is if we change. The only way we can change is if we learn. The only way we can learn is if we are exposed. And the only way that we are exposed is if we throw ourselves into the open.” – C. Joybell

40. “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said, ‘Faster horses’.” – Henry Ford

41. “The idea is to die young as late as possible.” – Ashley Montagu

42. “Somewhere in the world someone is training when you are not. When you race him, he will win.” – Tom Fleming

43. “We choose to go to the moon and do these other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” – John Fitzgerald Kennedy

44. “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

45. “Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.” – Henry van Dyke

46. “Some people think that if their opponent plays a beautiful game, it’s OK to lose. I don’t. You have to be merciless.” – Magnus Carlsen

47. “One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it’s worth watching.” – Gerard Way

48. “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” – W.B. Yeats

49. “Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching.” – C.S. Lewis

50. “People often become what they believe themselves to be. If I believe I cannot do something, it makes me incapable of doing it. But when I believe I can, then I acquire the ability to do it even if I didn’t have it in the beginning.” – Mahatma Gandhi

51. “I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life.” – Corazon Aquino

52. “Pay attention to your enemies, for they are the first to discover your mistakes.” – Antisthenes

53. “Be like the flower that gives fragrance even to the hand that crushes it.” – Ali Ibn Abi Talib

54. “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

55. “The greatest mistake you can ever make in life is to be continually fearing that you will make one.” – Ellen Hubbard

56. “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 fail by default.” – J.K. Rowling

57. “Sometimes I want to ask God why He allows poverty, famine, and injustice when He could do something about it, but I’m afraid he might just ask me the same question.” – Abdu’l-Baha

58. “Opportunity is missed by people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” – Thomas Alva Edison

59. “Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.” – Steve Jobs

60. “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and then go and do that, because what the world needs is people that have come alive.” – Howard Thurman

61. “As men grow old enough to look back on their lives, any pain they have does not come from the things at which they failed, but the things they never tried.” – Antwan McLean

62. “Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.” – Theodore Roosevelt

63. “Big dreams create the magic that stir men’s souls to greatness.” – Bill McCartney

64. “If we cannot see the possibility of greatness, how can we dream it?” – Lee Strasberg

65. “You were designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness.” – Zig Ziglar

66. “It has been said that a person may have ten years of experience, or one year of experience repeated ten times.” – Yukiso Yamamoto

67. “Greatness is not measured by what a man or woman accomplishes, but by the opposition he or she has overcome to reach his goals.” – Dorothy Height

68. “When you have had a taste of excellence, you cannot go back to mediocrity.” – Maximillian Degenerez

69. “Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.” – Napoleon Hill

70. “Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve.” – Mary Kay Ash

71. “If you don’t turn your life into a story, you just become a part of someone else’s story.” – Terry Pratchett

72. “When you realize how perfect everything is, you will tilt your head back and laugh at the sky.” – Buddha

73. “Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

74. “Everything should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler.” – Albert Einstein

75. “What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?” – Robert Schuller

76. “Talent is luck. The important thing in life is courage.” – Woody Allen

77. “Not until we are lost, do we begin to find ourselves.” – Henry David Thoreau

78. “Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.” – John Wooden

79. “A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

80. “I don’t know what frightens me more, the power that crushes us, or our endless ability to endure it.” – Gregory David Roberts

81. “Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can?” – Sun Tzu

82. “Today I do what others won’t, so that tomorrow I can accomplish what others don’t.” – Jerry Rice

83. “The most important things are the hardest to say because words diminish them.” – Stephen King

84. “Don’t confuse comfort with happiness.” – Dean Karnazes

85. “Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.” – Unknown

86. “I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.” – Dudley Field Malone

87. “If you want to shine like the sun, first burn like the sun.” – APJ Abdul Kalam

88. “Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.” – James Baldwin

89. “Certain things catch your eye, but pursue only those that capture the heart.” – Unknown

90. “Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua J. Marine

91. “If you want happiness for an hour – take a nap. If you want happiness for a day – go fishing. If you want happiness for a year – inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a life time – help someone else.” – Unknown

92. “Every moment is a fresh beginning.” – T.S. Eliot

93. “You cannot swim for new horizons until you have courage to lose sight of the shore.” – William Faulkner

94. “Life is never made unbearable by circumstances, but only by lack of meaning and purpose.” – Viktor Frankl

95. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

96. “One man with courage makes a majority.” – Andrew Jackson

97. “Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively.” – Dalai Lama

98. “Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.” – Wilma Rudolph

99. “To achieve greatness one should live as if they will never die.” – Francois de La Rochefoucauld

100. “Desire, burning desire, is basic to achieving anything beyond the ordinary.” – Joseph B. Wirthlin

101. “Normality is a paved road: it’s comfortable to walk but no flowers grow.” – Vincent van Gogh

102. “Mediocrity will never do. You are capable of something better.” – Gordon B. Hinckley

103. “People do not decide to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things.” – Edmund Hillary

104. “Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” – Og Mandino

105. “You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.” – Michael Jordan

106. “Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don’t bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.” – William Faulkner

107. “He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears.” – Michel De Montaigne

108. “Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.” – Stephen Covey

109. “In seeking happiness for others, you will find it in yourself.” – Unknown

110. “God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” – Reinhold Niebuhr

111. “Silence is the most powerful scream.” – Anonymous

112. “We are powerful beyond measure, and we must stand powerfully in the face of injustice and hate. United.” – Scott Stabile

113. “Many people are trying hard to be invincible, and most of the time they fail invisible, while few find their spotlight. But the remarkable person is one, who can be both invincible and invisible at the same time.” – Anthony Liccione

114. “Any system that values profit over human life is a very dangerous one indeed.” – Suzy Kassem

115. “You don’t need luck. You are powerful, clever, and fearless.” – Shannon Hale

116. “We all have the power within us, to make something of ourselves, the thing is very few believe it.” – Nikki Rowe

117. “You have a powerful army, Kublai, but the best force is one you do not have to use.” – Conn Iggulden

118. “I ran then, following the power, ran with joy and a wild, winging certainty, right into the hearth of everything I loved.” – Sherryl Jordan

119. “A pure heart is a powerful heart.” – Dr. MaryAnn Diorio

120. “It’s the ability to love anyone and anything that’s the most powerful force in the universe.” – Brownell Landrum

121. “Some people get what they want because they grab the power and swing it, and some people don’t.” – Dan Groat

122. “You can never be a giant if you do not challenge the powers much more powerful than you!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

123. “The future will be better tomorrow.” – Dan Quayle

124. “… the powerful are always lied to since the weak are always driven to panic.” – Louise Glück

125. “A moment in time is the strangest and most powerful object in the known universe.” – Khalid Masood

126. “The greatest force is the divine power within you.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

127. “… Alexis de Tocqueville, the French writer, said that the powerful and the happy never go into exile. He was right.” – Jorge Ramos

128. “I lost all I had known and gained a life I was yet to know.” – Nikki Rowe

129. “Even though she was powerful enough to kill, she could also grow flowers.” – Becky Allen

130. “Knowledge is strength. Ignorance is the kiss of death.” – Suzy Kassem

131. “The power of a thing is not based on the power it actually possesses. Rather, it is much more about the power that we permit it to possess.” – Craig D. Lounsbrough

132. “Your words are very powerful and what you say matters; keep them positive and powerful.” – Farshad Asl

133. “Some women walk towards a better future. Others have chauffeurs.” – Ljupka Cvetanova

134. “You will be influential and powerful in the field of your gift and talent.” – Sunday Adelaja

135. “We rise by lifting others.” – Germany Kent

136. “What is fear but that ‘thing’ that we believed to be as powerful as it pretended to be.” – Craig D. Lounsbrough

137. “… the more things you know, or pretend to know, the more powerful you are. It doesn’t matter if things are true. What counts, remember, is to possess a secret.” – Umberto Eco

138. “The most powerful power you can possess is grace of prayer.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

139. “The secret of living a life of excellence is merely a matter of thinking thoughts of excellence. Really, it’s a matter of programming our minds with the kind of information that will set us free.” – Charles R. Swindoll

140. “Defeat is a state of mind; no one is ever defeated until defeat has been accepted by reality.” – Bruce Lee

141. “Never underestimate the power of weapons. A novice with a powerful weapon is deadlier than a warrior with a stick.” – Shon Mehta

142. “No man is truly great who is great only in his lifetime. The test of greatness is the page of history.” – William Hazlitt

143. “’Being scared’ and ‘not being able to do it’ are two completely different things. Be clear on your choice of allowing fear to take control.” – Jennifer Ho

144. “This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we know what to do with it.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

145. “You may kill me with your hatefulness, but like air I’ll rise.” – Maya Angelou

146. “Our world needs more adults who question and challenge and hold the powerful accountable.” – L.R. Knost

147. “True confidence stems from the knowledge that you are safe.” – Anonymous

148. “I learned to love myself in order to love others…” – Michelle Knight

149. “If you are powerful enough, you can bang a nail only at one stroke!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

150. “You bear it by working hard to get ready. You bear it by having good people by your side. You bear it by not just hoping but knowing you can handle a lot, because you already have.” – Hillary Rodham Clinton

151. “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. It’s that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask, ‘Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?’ Actually, who are you not to be?” – Marianne Williamson

152. “Whatever you do, do it well.” – Walt Disney

153. “To find your perfect relationship you have to first learn to love your own company.” – Steven Aitchison

154. “Don’t underestimate the power of a mind that is made up.” – Miya Yamanouchi

155. “I have spoken; you have heard; you have the facts; judge.” – Aristotle

156. “It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks, to go forward with a great desire forever beating at the door of our hearts as we travel toward our distant goal.” – Helen Keller

157. “When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.” – Audre Lorde

158. “Love for all, hatred for none.” – Khalifatul Masih III

159. “One day the people that don’t even believe in you will tell everyone how they met you.” – Johnny Depp

160. “Change the world by being yourself.” – Amy Poehler

161. “Never regret anything that made you smile.” – Mark Twain

162. “Die with memories, not dreams.” – Unknown

163. “Aspire to inspire before we expire.” – Unknown

164. “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” – Leonardo da Vinci

165. “All limitations are self-imposed.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes

166. “Tough times never last but tough people do.” – Robert H. Schiuller

167. “Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” – Robert H. Schiuller

168. “If I’m gonna tell a real story, I’m gonna start with my name.” – Kendrick Lamar

169. “If you tell the truth you don’t have to remember anything.” – Mark Twain

170. “Hate comes from intimidation, love comes from appreciation.” – Tyga

171. “I could agree with you but then we’d both be wrong.” – Harvey Specter

172. “Oh, the things you can find, if you don’t stay behind.” – Dr. Seuss

173. “Determine your priorities and focus on them.” – Eileen McDargh

174. “Be so good they can’t ignore you.” – Steve Martin

175. “Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.” – James Dean

176. “I don’t need it to be easy, I need it to be worth it.” – Lil Wayne

177. “Never let your emotions overpower your intelligence.” – Drake

178. “Nothing lasts forever but at least we got these memories.” – J. Cole

179. “Don’t you know your imperfections is a blessing?” – Kendrick Lamar

180. “To live will be an awfully big adventure.” – Peter Pan

181. “Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” – Maya Angelou

182. “There is no substitute for hard work.” – Thomas Edison

183. “What consumes your mind controls your life.” – Unknown

184. “Strive for greatness.” – Lebron James

185. “And still, I rise.” – Maya Angelou

186. “The time is always right to do what is right.” – Martin Luther King Jr.

187. “Let the beauty of what you love be what you do.” – Rumi

188. “May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.” – Nelson Mandela

189. “A happy soul is the best shield for a cruel world.” – Atticus

190. “White is not always light and black is not always dark.” – Habeeb Akande

191. “Life becomes easier when you learn to accept the apology you never got.” – R. Brault

192. “Happiness depends upon ourselves.” – Aristotle

193. “Turn your wounds into wisdom.” – Oprah Winfrey

194. “Change the game, don’t let the game change you.” – Macklemore

195. “It hurt because it mattered.” – John Green

196. “If the world was blind how many people would you impress?” – Boonaa Mohammed

197. “I will remember and recover, not forgive and forget.” – Unknown

198. “The meaning of life is to give life meaning.” – Ken Hudgins

199. “The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.” – Nelson Henderson

200. “When words fail, music speaks.” – Shakespeare

201. “Embrace the glorious mess that you are.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

202. “I have nothing to lose but something to gain.” – Eminem

203. “Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are.” – Kurt Cobain

204. “I wonder if fears ever really go away, or if they just lose their power over us.” – Veronica Roth

205. “But remember, boy, that a kind act can sometimes be as powerful as a sword.” – Rick Riordan

206. “When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.” – Malala Yousafzai

207. “I am convinced that the jealous, the angry, the bitter and the egotistical are the first to race to the top of mountains. A confident person enjoys the journey, the people they meet along the way and sees life not as a competition. They reach the summit last because they know God isn’t at the top waiting for them. He is down below helping his followers to understand that the view is glorious wherever you stand.” – Shannon Alder

208. “Kneel or bleed.” – Victoria Aveyard

209. “A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

210. “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean

211. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover.” – Mark Twain

212. “A winner is a dreamer who never gives up.” – Nelson Mandela

213. “Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m possible”.” – Audrey Hepburn

214. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

215. “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” – Henry Ford

216. “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker

217. “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

218. “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 that has been opened for us.” – Helen Keller

219. “Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” – George Addair

220. “Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” – Norman Vincent Peale

221. “Do not wait; the time will never be ‘just right.’ Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.” – George Herbert

222. “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” – Amelia Earhart

223. “Press forward. Do not stop, do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you.” – George Whitefield

224. “Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.” – Charles Swindoll

225. “There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. There will be mistakes. But with hard work, there are no limits.” – Michael Phelps

226. “You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth

227. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas A. Edison

228. “With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

229. “Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” – Og Mandino

230. “It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.” – Vince Lombardi

231. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

232. “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

233. “If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” – Vincent Van Gogh

234. “Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.” – Dalai Lama

235. “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” – Henry Ford

236. “We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.” – Maya Angelou

237. “Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” – Confucius

238. “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney

239. “Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.” – Roy T. Bennett

240. “Always wake up with a smile knowing that today you are going to have fun accomplishing what others are too afraid to do.” – Mark Cuban

241. “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela

242. “When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you’ll find a way to get it.” – Jim Rohn

243. “Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” – Francis of Assisi

244. “You’re going to go through tough times – that’s life. But I say, ‘Nothing happens to you, it happens for you.’ See the positive in negative events.” – Joel Osteen

245. “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller

246. “Every problem is a gift –- without problems we would not grow.” – Tony Robbins

247. “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius

248. “Without passion, you don’t have energy. Without energy, you have nothing.” – Warren Buffett

249. “You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.” – Zig Ziglar

250. “We define ourselves far too often by our past failures. That’s not you. You are this person right now. You’re the person who has learned from those failures.” – Joe Rogan

251. “Work like there is someone working 24 hours a day to take it all away from you.” – Mark Cuban

252. “As soon as something stops being fun, I think it’s time to move on. Life is too short to be unhappy. Waking up stressed and miserable is not a good way to live.” – Richard Branson

253. “Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.” – Wayne Dyer

254. “Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – C.S. Lewis

255. “There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

256. “Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” – Dale Carnegie

257. “If you can tune into your purpose and really align with it, setting goals so that your vision is an expression of that purpose, then life flows much more easily.” – Jack Canfield

258. “Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You got to keep going.” – Chantal Sutherland

259. “If you can’t, you must. If you must, you can.” – Tony Robbins

260. “It’s not about perfect. It’s about effort. And when you bring that effort every single day, that’s where transformation happens. That’s how change occurs.” – Jillian Michaels

261. “Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” – Pele

262. “Don’t wish it were easier. Wish you were better.” – Jim Rohn

263. “When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.” – Zig Ziglar

264. “Hard times don’t create heroes. It is during the hard times when the ‘hero’ within us is revealed.” – Bob Riley

265. “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” – Helen Keller

266. “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.” – Warren Buffett

267. “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.” – Les Brown

268. “Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine.” – Roy T. Bennett

269. “Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.” – Dale Carnegie

270. “Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.” – Mahatma Gandhi

271. “Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass but learning to dance in the rain.” – Vivian Greene

272. “There is no greater thing you can do with your life and your work than follow your passions – in a way that serves the world and you.” – Richard Branson

273. “You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.” – Charles Buxton

274. “Work for that feeling that you have accomplished something…Don’t waste your time on this earth without making a mark.” – Joe Rogan

275. “The man who says he can, and the man who says he can’t are both correct.” – Confucius

276. “You just got to stay focused and believe in yourself and trust your own ability and judgment.” – Mark Cuban

277. “The best way to gain self-confidence is to do what you are afraid to do.” – Swati Sharma

278. “Someone else’s success does not equal a failure for you.” – Joe Rogan

279. “You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over.” – Richard Branson

280. “The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it.” – Michelangelo

281. “You don’t need to be better than anyone else, you just need to be better than you used to be.” – Wayne Dyer

282. “Fortune always favours the brave, and never helps a man who does not help himself.” – P. T. Barnum

283. “We don’t develop courage by being happy every day. We develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.” – Barbara De Angelis

284. “A real decision is measured by the fact that you’ve taken a new action. If there’s no action, you haven’t truly decided.” – Tony Robbins

285. “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favour.” – Elon Musk

286. “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” – Stephen Covey

287. “Life is not fair, get used to it!” – Bill Gates

288. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs

289. “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau

290. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the things you did.” – Mark Twain

291. “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

292. “By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands – your own.” – Mark Victor Hansen

293. “The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” – Confucius

294. “You can conquer almost any fear if you will only make up your mind to do so. For remember, fear doesn’t exist anywhere except in the mind.” – Dale Carnegie

295. “Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.” – Jamie Paolinetti

296. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot

297. “Learn from the past, set vivid, detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time over which you have any control: now.” – Denis Waitley

298. “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” – Robert F. Kennedy

299. “You cannot afford to live in potential for the rest of your life; at some point, you have to unleash the potential and make your move.” – Eric Thomas

300. “Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and enjoying it for everything that it is.” – Mandy Hale