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Encouraging Quotes - Help Yourself Quotes

Updated on March 30, 2021

First Ten Quotes

"To escape criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing." ~ Elbert Hubbard

"A year from now you will wish you had started today." ~ Karen Lamb

"Optimist: Person who travels on nothing from nowhere to happiness." ~ Mark Twain

"If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes." ~ Andrew Carnegie

"Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared." ~ Buddha

"If you want to move to a new level in your life, you must break through your comfort zone and practice doing things that are not comfortable." ~ T. Harv Eker

"Men never plan to be failures; they simply fail to plan to be successful." ~ William A. Ward

"Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced." ~ James Baldwin

"God gives every bird its food, but He does not throw it into its nest." ~ J. G. Holland

"There's nothing that wastes the body like worry, &one who has any faith in God should be ashamed to worry about anything whatsoever." ~ Gandhi

Second Ten Quotes

"Don’t stand under a mango tree & expect to have an orange." ~ Unknown

"A ship in port is safe, but that's not what ships are built for." ~ Grace Hopper

"A bee is small, but produces one of the sweetest things that exist." ~ Unknown

"Your work should be a challenge, not a chore; a blessing, not a bore." ~ Hal Stewins

"He that walk with wise men shall be wise!" ~ Solomon

"I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself." ~ Aldous Huxley

"What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him" ~ Louis L. Mann

"Real difficulties can be overcome; its only the imaginary ones that are unconquerable" ~ Theodore N. Vail

"Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success." ~ Napoleon Hill

"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm." ~ Winston Churchill


Third Ten Quotes

"The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure." ~ Sven Goran Eriksson

"You have to take a plan that might work and make it work" ~ Wesley K Clark

"Doubt can only be removed by action." ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"If you want to be happy, practise it every day." - Unknown

"Sooner or later those who win are those who think they can." ~ Richard Bach

"It is never too late to be what you might have been." ~ George Eliot

"We go where our vision is." ~ Joseph Murphy

"A Dream is a compelling vision you see in your heart that is too big to accomplish without the help of others." ~ Chris Hodges

"As long as you're going to be thinking anyway, thing BIG." ~ Donald Trump

"When you do what you can do, God will do what you can't!" ~ Julio Melara

Fourth Ten Quotes

"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." ~ Walt Emerson

“Thoughts have power; thoughts are energy. And you can make your world or break it by your own thinking.” ~ Susan Taylor

"You can make your life what you wish if you learn to make your thoughts work for you." ~ Wayne Dyer
"You cannot help men permanently by doing for them what they could and should do for themselves." ~ William J. H. Boetcker

"I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it." ~ Thomas Jefferson

"You always pass failure on the way to success." ~ Mickey Rooney

"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." ~ Thomas A. Edison

"Its hard to be 100% better than your competition, but you can be 1% better in 100 ways" ~ Rich Melman

"You're writing the story of your life one moment at a time." ~ Doc Childre

"Wisdom is KNOWING what to do...virtue is DOING it." ~ David Jordan

Fifth Ten Quotes

"The only thing an excuse gives you is an option out of the life you'd like to live." ~ Dr. Wayne Dyer

"There isn't a person anywhere who isn't capable of doing more than he thinks he can." ~ Henry Ford

"Nobody can change everything, but everybody can change something." ~ Unknown

"Every man builds his world in his own image. He has the power to choose, but no power to escape the necessity of choice." ~ Ayn Rand

"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go." ~ T.S. Eliot

"Every one of us lives in a world that is no larger and no smaller than our understanding." ~ Guy Finley

"Winners have simply formed the habit of doing things losers don't like to do." ~ Albert Gray

"The Best Way To Predict The Future Is To Create It." ~ Peter F. Drucker

"What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?" - Vincent van Gogh

"It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities." ~ J. K.

Sixth Ten Quotes

"There are no mistakes or failures, only lessons." ~ Denis Waitley

"When ye are prepared for a thing, the opportunity to use it presents itself." ~ Edgar Cayce

"The price of greatness is responsibility" ~ Winston Churchill

"Often, a single act of courage is the tipping point for something extraordinary."  - Unknown

"You are what you think. You are what you go for. You are what you do!" - Bob Richards

"If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal." ~ Norman Vincent Peale

"The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams." ~ Eleanor Roosevelt

"If you don't have confidence, you'll always find a way not to win." ~ Carl Lewis

“Life is not a matter of milestones, but of moments. “ ~ TM Daugherty

"Whatever comes, this too shall pass away." ~ Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Seventh Ten Quotes

“Love the life you live, live the life you love.” - Bob Marley
"The only way you're going to grow is to be in difficult situations." ~ Mike Krzyzewski
"When you realize your potential to feel good, you will ask no one to be different in order for you to feel good." ~ Unknown
"Dreams seldom materialize on their own." ~ Dian Fossey
"Don't Wait. The time will never be just right." ~ Napoleon Hill
"You can have more than you've got because you can become more than you are." ~ Jim Rohn
"When one door is closed, don't you know, another is open." ~ Bob Marley
"We're not products of our environments, we're products of our expectations." - Wes Moore
“A clever, imagination, humorous request can open closed doors and closed minds.” ~ Percy Ross
"A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd." ~ Max Lucado

  • "Don't let anyone define your limit, there is none until you give yourself one! Just go." ~ Unknown
  • "You must do the thing you think you cannot do." ~ Eleanor Roosevelt
  • "I need to believe, that something extraordinary is possible. A Beautiful Mind." ~ Billy Cox
  • "Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment." ~ Buddha
  • "There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, Imagination & wonder." ~ Ronald Reagan
  • "Victory is not always winning the battle…but rising every time you fall." ~ Napoleon Bonaparte
  • "What a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates his fate." ~ Henry David Thoreau
  • “First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.” ~ Epictetus
  • "I don't ever look back. I look forward." ~ Steffi Graf
  • "If you want a different tomorrow, do something different today." ~ Author Unknown

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