Quote of the Day


Motivational Quote by Barbara Aberc

 motivational quote:   Determination is an inside job, but inspiration comes from the outside. Barbara Aberc - Unknown

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.

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Daily Quotes


Motivational Quote by Henry Stanley Haskins

 motivational quote: What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.  Henry Stanley Haskins - 1875-1957 - Stockbroker - Author

Motivational Quote by Charles Kettering

 motivational quote: No one would have crossed the ocean if he could have gotten off the ship in the storm.  Charles Kettering - 1876-1958 - Inventor - Engineer

Motivational Quote by Elbert Hubbard

 motivational quote: I would rather be able to appreciate things I cannot have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.  Elbert Hubbard - 1856-1915 - Writer - Publisher - Artist

Motivational Quote by Anne Frank

 motivational quote: In the long run, the sharpest weapon of all is a kind and gentle spirit.  Anne Frank - 1929-1945 - Diarist

Motivational Quote by Maya Angelou

 motivational quote: We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.  Maya Angelou - 1928-2014 - Poet - Singer

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

Motivational Quote by Mohandas Gandhi

 motivational quote: Self-respect knows no considerations.   Mohandas Gandhi - 1869-1948 - Politician - Writer

Motivational Quote by Henry David Thoreau

 motivational quote: It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see. Henry David Thoreau - 1817-1862 - Poet - Philosopher

Motivational Quote by Franklin D. Roosevelt

 motivational quote: A smooth sea never made a skillful sailor.  Franklin D. Roosevelt - 1882-1945 - 32nd President of the United States

Motivational Quote by Andre Gide

 motivational quote: Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.  Andre Gide - 1869-1951 - Author - Nobel Prize Winner in Literature

Motivational Quote by Paramahansa Yogananda

 motivational quote: Persistence guarantees that results are inevitable.  Paramahansa Yogananda - 1893-1952 - Teacher of Meditation

Motivational Quote by George Santanaya

 motivational quote: The wisest mind has something yet to learn..  George Santanaya - 1863-1952 - Philosopher - Poet

Motivational Quote by John Keats

 motivational quote: Impossible is for the unwilling.   John Keats - 1795-1821 - Poet

Motivational Quote by Francis Bacon

 motivational quote: Who questions much, shall learn much, and retain much.  Francis Bacon - 1561-1626 - Philosopher - Scientist - Author

Motivational Quote by Eric Hoffer

 motivational quote: Rudeness is the weak man's imitation of strength.  Eric Hoffer - 1898-1983 - Author

Motivational Quote by Maya Angelou

 motivational quote: If you get, give.  If you learn, teach.  Maya Angelou - 1928-2014 - Poet - Singer

Motivational Quote by Susan Beth Pfeffer

 motivational quote: We take inspiration from life as we see it.  Susan Beth Pfeffer - Author

Motivational Quote by George Washington Carver

 motivational quote: When you can do the common things of life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.  George Washington Carver - 1864-1943 - Botanist - Inventor

Motivational Quote by Unknown

 motivational quote: When you know the outcome, you don't worry about the journey.  Unknown

Motivational Quote by Dolly Parton

 motivational quote: Storms make trees take deeper roots.  Dolly Parton - Singer - Actress - Author