Quote of the Day

Motivational Quote by Fred Rogers

 motivational quote: You know, I think everybody longs to be loved, and longs to know that he or she is lovable. And, consequently, the greatest thing that we can do is help someone know that they are loved and capable of loving.  Fred Rogers - 1928-2003 - Television Personality

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 Marcia Wieder

motivational quote: Focus more on your desire than on your doubt, and the dream will take care of itself. You may be surprised at how easily this happens. Your doubts are not as powerful as your desires, unless you make them so. - Marcia Wieder - Speaker and Author

Motivational Quote by Vince Lombardi

motivational quote: It is time for us all to stand and cheer for the doer, the achiever - the one who recognizes the challenges and does something about it. - Vince Lombardi 1913-1970 - American Football Coach

Motivational Quote by David J. Schwartz

motivational quote: Life is too short to waste. Dreams are fulfilled only through action, not through endless planning to take action. - David J. Schwartz - Trainer and Author

Motivational Quote by Thomas J. Watson

motivational quote: Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It's quite simple, really. Double your rate of failure. You're thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn't at all... You can be discouraged by failure - or you can learn from it. So go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because, remember that's where you'll find success. On the far side. - Thomas J. Watson 1874-1956 - Chairman of IBM

Motivational Quote by Sarah Ban Breathnach

motivational quote: Let's choose today to quench our thirst for the 'good life' we think others lead by acknowledging the good that already exists in our lives. We can then offer the universe the gift of our grateful hearts. - Sarah Ban Breathnach - Author

Motivational Quote by James Cash Penney

motivational quote: I am grateful for all of my problems. After each one was overcome, I became stronger and more able to meet those that were still to come. I grew in all my difficulties. - James Cash Penney 1875-1971 - Founder of J.C. Penney Stores

Motivational Quote by Wayne Dyer

motivational quote: Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you. - Wayne Dyer 1940-2015 - Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Calvin LeHew

motivational quote: You've got to walk right into what you want and not look at what you don't want. Stay focused on the goal. - Calvin LeHew - Author

Motivational Quote by Orison Swett Marden

motivational quote: We lift ourselves by our thought. We climb upon our vision of ourselves. If you want to enlarge your life, you must first enlarge your thought of it and of yourself. Hold the ideal of yourself as you long to be, always everywhere. - Orison Swett Marden 1850-1924 - Inspirational Writer

Motivational Quote by Mary Anne Radmacher

motivational quote: Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says, 'I'll try again tomorrow.’ - Mary Anne Radmacher - Author and Artist

Motivational Quote by Richard Koch

motivational quote: Few people take objectives really seriously. They put average effort into too many things, rather than superior thought and effort into a few important things. People who achieve the most are selective as well as determined. - Richard Koch - Author

Motivational Quote by Prince

motivational quote: Despite everything, no one can dictate who you are to other people. - Prince, 1958-2016

Motivational Quote by Dale Carnegie

motivational quote: Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy. - Dale Carnegie 1888-1955 - Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Bruce Barton

motivational quote: Nothing great has ever been achieved except by those who dared to believe that something inside them was superior to circumstances. - Bruce Barton 1886-1967 - Author, Advertising Executive, and Politician

Motivational Quote by Doc the Turtle

motivational quote: It’s a strange secret, but there is no doubt, that we each become what we think most about. - Doc the Turtle, in The Adventures of Blue Ocean Bob – Into the Lead early chapter book (www.blueoceanbob.com)

Motivational Quote by Melody Beattie

motivational quote: Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow. - Melody Beattie - Author

Motivational Quote by Joseph Campbell

motivational quote: People say that what we’re all seeking is a meaning for life. I don’t think that’s what we’re really seeking. I think that what we’re seeking is an experience of being alive. - Joseph Campbell – 1904-1987, Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Marcus Aurelius

motivational quote: If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment. - Marcus Aurelius – 121-180 AD, Roman Emperor

Motivational Quote by Arthur Schopenhauer

motivational quote: One should use common words to say uncommon things. - Arthur Schopenhauer – 1788-1860, Philosopher

Motivational Quote by Lao Tzu

motivational quote: Care about what other people think – and you will always be their prisoner. - Lao Tzu – Philosopher and Writer