Quote of the Day


Motivational Quote by Walt Whitman

 motivational quote: Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you.</p><p>Walt Whitman - 1819-1892 - American Poet

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


Daily quote from Oprah Winfrey

Motivational quote: Energy is the essence of life. Every day you decide how you’re going to use it by knowing what you want and what it takes to reach that goal, and by maintaining focus. - Oprah Winfrey - Talk Show Host, Actress, and Producer

Daily 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

Quote of the day by Albert Einstein

Motivational quote: Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions. - Albert Einstein - 1879-1955, Physicist

Saying on Being Epic from Francesca Banting

Epic quote: Imagine how many epic individuals there would be in this world, if only we scripted and produced our lives like a movie studio - Francesca Banting Author

Goal achieving daily quote by Robert Heinlein

Motivational quote: In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily trivia, until we ultimately become enslaved by it. - Robert Heinlein - 1907-1988, Novelist and Screenwriter

Happiness daily quote by Denis Waitley

Inspirational quote: Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, or worn. It is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude. - Denis Waitley - Author and Speaker

Daily Quotation from Bob Proctor

Motivational quote: Most people are not going after what they want. Even some of the most serious goal seekers and goal setters, they’re going after what they think they can get. - Bob Proctor - Author and Speaker

Daily Quote by Eileen Caddy

Set your sights high – the higher the better. Expect the most wonderful things to happen, not in the future but right now. Realize that nothing is too good. Allow absolutely nothing to hamper you or hold you up in any way. - Eileen Caddy - 1917-2006, Spiritual Teacher and Author

Daily Quote by Gail Devers

Daily Insight: Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try. - Gail Devers - Three-Time Olympic Champion in Track and Field

Daily Insight by Mary Lou Retton

Daily Insight: Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.
 - Mary Lou Retton - Gymnast and Olympic Gold Medalist

Inspirational quotation from Elizabeth Harrison

Daily Quote: Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize. - Elizabeth Harrison - 1849-1927, Educator

Daily Motivational Quote by Horace Mann

Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen. - Horace Mann - 1796-1859, Education Reformer and Politician

Daily Quote from Michael Josephson

Take pride in how far you’ve come. Have faith in how far you can go. But don’t forget to enjoy the journey. - Michael Josephson - Speaker and Former Law Professor

Daily Quote by Samuel Goldwyn

I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it. The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on. - Samuel Goldwyn - 1879-1974, Film Producer

Quote of the day by Napoleon Hill

Create a definite plan for carrying out your desire and begin at once, whether you’re ready or not, to put this plan into action. - Napoleon Hill - 1883-1970, Author of Think and Grow Rich

Daily inspirational quote from Gandhi

Inspirational quote: You may never know what results come from your action. But if you do nothing, there will be no result. -Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - 1869-1948, Led India to Independence

Success quote from Barbara Cage

Motivational quote: Always…Unconditionally…Follow your heart. Understand that persistence, hard work, and determination are the keys to success. - Barbara Cage - Poet

Motivational Quote of the day by Norman Vincent Peale

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.- Norman Vincent Peale - 1898-1993, Minister and Author

Daily quotation from Ruth Benedict

In this world everything changes except good deeds and bad deeds; these follow you as the shadow follows the body. - Ruth Benedict - 1887-1948, Anthropologist

Today's motivational quotation from William Jennings Bryan

The best way to gain self-confidence is to do what you are afraid to do. - William Jennings Bryan - 1860-1925, Politician