Quote of the Day

Motivational Quote by Laura J. Tong

 motivational quote: Base your happiness on taking action toward those goals, not on attaining them. Laura J. Tong - Former Health Professional - Motivational Figure

It’s amazing how an uplifting quote or inspirational story can completely change your day, and sometimes your life. One quote that touches your heart or reminds you of your dreams can inspire steps that would otherwise remain untaken and stir new perspectives on life and possibilities.

Insight of the Day was created to spread inspiration through something small, on a large scale. Though there are a ton of different ‘quote websites’, on this page you’ll always find a wealth of inspiring, motivating and insightful quotes – thoughtfully chosen with you and your dreams in mind.

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Daily Quotes

Motivational Quote by Indira Gandhi

 motivational quote: You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
Indira Gandhi – 1917-1984, Prime Minister of India

Motivational Quote by Katherine Ponder

 motivational quote: Forgiveness is the only way to dissolve that link and get free.
Katherine Ponder - Author

Motivational Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

 motivational quote: A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson – 1803-1882, Essayist

Motivational Quote by Roy T. Bennett

 motivational quote: Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.
Roy T. Bennett – 1939-2014, Politician

Motivational Quote by Paulo Coelho

 motivational quote: If you are brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.
Paulo Coelho – Lyricist and Novelist

Motivational Quote by Bob Proctor

 motivational quote: Be the best example you can possibly be and people will follow you.
Bob Proctor – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Sandra Gallagher

 motivational quote: The most beautiful thing you’ll ever do is an expression of something that’s already with you.
Sandra Gallagher – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Earl Nightingale

 motivational quote: People with goals succeed because they know where they’re going.
Earl Nightingale – 1921-1989, Radio Speaker and Author

Motivational Quote by Dale Carnegie

 motivational quote: Happiness doesn’t depend on who you are or what you have; it depends solely on what you think. 
Dale Carnegie – 1888-1955, Writer and Lecturer

Motivational Quote by Paulo Coelho

 motivational quote: There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.
Paulo Coelho - Author

Motivational Quote by Voltaire

 motivational quote: I have decided to be happy because it is good for my health.
Voltaire – 1694-1778, Writer

Motivational Quote by Bob Proctor

 motivational quote: You don’t have to know how it’s going to happen, you just have to know it’s going to happen.
Bob Proctor – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Vincent van Gogh

 motivational quote: I would rather die of passion than of boredom.
Vincent van Gogh – 1853-1890, Painter

Motivational Quote by Sandra Gallagher

 motivational quote: Commitment with accountability closes the gap between intention and results.
Sandra Gallagher – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Norman Vaughan

 motivational quote: Dream big and dare to fail.
Norman Vaughan – 1905-2005, Dogsled Driver and Explorer

Motivational Quote by Mae Jemison

 motivational quote: It’s your place in the world; it’s your life. Go on and do all you can with it, and make it the life you want to live.
Mae Jemison – Engineer and Astronaut

Motivational Quote by Aristotle

 motivational quote: Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Aristotle – 384 BC-322 BC, Philosopher

Motivational Quote by James M. Barrie

 motivational quote: Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else.
James M. Barrie – 1860-1937, Novelist and Playwright

Motivational Quote by Ella Fitzgerald

 motivational quote: Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.
Ella Fitzgerald – 1917-1996, Singer

Motivational Quote by Abraham Maslow

 motivational quote: You will either step forward into growth or back into safety.
Abraham Maslow – 1908-1970, Psychologist