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50 Motivational Quotes!

Updated on February 12, 2013

A Truely Motivating Remixes of Speeches


How Motivation Affects The Mind

Motivation is what controls our determination to do something. It always us to get up in the morning and do something, whatever it may be... it is always motivation pushing up. It is important to stay motivated to be able to achieve your goals and ambitions. No matter what career path you are in, or what it is you are trying to achieve, it is natural to want to push yourself as hard as you possibly can to get to where you want to get. After all, who has the right to stop you. No-one.

So next you go to eat something you know is bad for you, are about to get in a fight, thinking about packing in your job. Just think of this hub, and think what you should do. Motivate yourself to put back that unhealthy snack and pick up a piece of fruit. To walk away from a fight, and retain dignity. To stick at the crappy job you do day in and day out in hope of getting that promotion. At the end of the day, it is you want can change your life for the better, all you need is motivation. You have motivation, you have everything!


50 Motivation Quotes

The quotes below have personally motivated me to great extent. I find that remembering quotes like this when I need to push forward is really motivated and effective to achieve my goals. In my bedroom, I have a motivation which consists of pictures and quotes, most of these are on that wall. Every morning, I will read a couple. This gives me motivation to achieve throughout the day. By simply believing that it is giving you motivation will make you think much more positively about whatever task you are confronted with.

These quotes are primarily for sports based motivation. However, they can all be applied into others areas of life. Into your career, your lifestyle. Wherever it is you need motivating, these will help you.

  1. "Time and tide wait for no man." - Unknown
  2. "Cry in training, laugh on the battlefield." - Unknown
  3. "I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once... I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times." - Bruce Lee
  4. "Pain is only weakness leaving the body." - Unknown
  5. "Boards do not hit back." - Bruce Lee
  6. "Water can flow, or it can crash. Be water, my friend." - Bruce Lee
  7. "He who is taught only by himself, has a fool for a master." - Ben Johnson
  8. "The weakest within all weak things is a virtue that has not been tested in the fire" - Mark Twain
  9. "Courage first; power second; technique third." - Unknown
  10. "Everyone has a plan until they have been hit." - Joe Lewis
  11. "Seek not to follow in the footsteps of men of old; seek what they sought." - Matsu Basho
  12. "Never Interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake." - Napoleon Bonaparte
  13. "Who overcomes by force, hath overcome but half his foe." - John Milton
  14. "The man is the richest whose pleasures are the cheapest." - Henry David Thoreau
  15. "Of old the expert in battle would first make himself invincible and then wait for his enemy to expose his vulnerability." - Sun Tzu
  16. "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit." - Aristotle
  17. "I dislike death, however, there are some things i dislike more than death. Therefore, there are times when i will not avoid danger." - Mencius
  18. "A warrior may choose pacifism; others are condemned to it." - Unknown.
  19. "Do not hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit softly." - Theodore Roosevelt
  20. "Should you desire the great tranquility, prepare to sweat." - Hakuin
  21. "In times of peace, the warlike man attacks himself." - Friedrich Nietzsche
  22. "There are two rules for being successful. Rule 1; Never tell others everything you know." - Unknown
  23. "Philosophy practiced is the goal of learning." - Thoreau
  24. "The best part of falling is getting back up." - David Belle
  25. "Persistence is the twin sister of excellence. One is a matter of quality; the other is a matter of time." - Unknown
  26. "Do not ask for it; go win it on your own. Do that and you'll succeed." - Unknown
  27. "There is no avoiding war, it can only be postponed to the advantage of your enemy." - Niccolo Machiavelli
  28. "The Greatest enemy will always hide in the last place you would ever look." - Julius Ceasar
  29. "I shall give you a brief taste of death, so that you may recognize it when it comes again." - Unknown
  30. "Pain is not judgemental, people are." - Unknown
  31. "Stamp quickly and pass through a wall of iron..." - Yamamoto Tsunetomo
  32. "If you change the rules on what controls you... you will change the rules on what you can control." - Guy Ritchie
  33. "Embrace the pain, and you will win this game." - Guy Ritchie
  34. "War does not determine who is right; it determines who is left." - Unknown
  35. "When you feel pain, you know that you are still alive." - Bruce Lee
  36. "Using no way as a way, having no limitations as a limitation." - Bruce Lee
  37. "When a student is ready, a master will appear." - Buddhist Proverb
  38. "A good sword is left in its scabbard." - Unknown
  39. "Fighting is always last answer to problem." - Mr Miyagi
  40. "A black belt is a white belt that never gave up." - Sa Bam Nim Justin Taylor
  41. "Amateurs practice until they get it right, professionals practice until they can't get it wrong." - Unknown
  42. "Civilize the mind, but make savage the body." - Unknown
  43. "The fight is won or lost far away from the witnesses - behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights." - Muhammed Ali
  44. "It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the sze of the fight in the dog." - Unknown
  45. "He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot, will always be victorious." - Unknown
  46. "First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they fight you, then you win." - Gandhi
  47. "The difference between try to triumph, is that little, 'Umph." - Unknown
  48. "When you fall down 7 times, get up 8 times." - Silvester Stallone
  49. Pain heal, chicks dig scars... Glory last forever." - Unknown
  50. "The more you sweat, the less you bleed." - Unknown

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You Are All That Is Needed!

Do whatever it takes to get to where you want to get to, let nothing stand in your way. People will try to oppose you along the way, use these people as motivation, use the people relying on you as motivation, use everything around you to motivate from within.

Remember you will miss 100% of the shots you do not take. So even if you think you may fail, get involved, go for it. Do not think, I am not good enough, because you are. So right now. Do whatever is it you are after. Want a new better job? Write an outstanding CV. Want to become fitter? Run, cycle, weight lifts. Want to assert your dominance? Compete, go forth, win!

One of the most inspiring and motivating person you will ever had the priviledge of listening to. Nick Vujicic.
One of the most inspiring and motivating person you will ever had the priviledge of listening to. Nick Vujicic. | Source

Most Motivational Video Ever!

The video at the bottom, will be the most motivation, inspirational thing you have ever watched. So watch it now. Listen to the words, Nick is saying. Listen to how passionate he is given his unfortunate circumstances. If he can still be happy and live an enjoyable life. Why are you not achieving all that you want to. His motto is, 'No arms, no legs - No worries!' Amazing. If only people realised how fortunate they are, then maybe they could uncap the potential within.


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