Quote of the Day


Motivational Quote by Eleanor Roosevelt

 motivational quote: You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.  You must do the things you think you are unable to do.  Eleanor Roosevelt - 1884-1962 - Former First Lady of the United States

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 Ralph Waldo Emerson

motivational quote: Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams. - Ralph Waldo Emerson - 1803-1882, Essayist, Lecturer, and Poet

Motivational Quote by Dolly Parton

motivational quote: If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then you are an excellent leader. - Dolly Parton - Singer/Songwriter

Motivational Quote by W. Clement Stone

motivational quote: No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto. - W. Clement Stone – 1902-2002, Businessman, Philanthropist, and Author

Motivational Quote by Earl Nightingale

motivational quote: Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use. - Earl Nightingale – 1921-1989, Radio Personality and Author

Motivational Quote by Oprah Winfrey

motivational quote: Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure. - Oprah Winfrey – Television Personality, Producer, and Philanthropist

Motivational Quote by Albert Einstein

motivational quote: Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. - Albert Einstein – 1879-1955, Theoretical Physicist

Motivational Quote by Peter Marshall

motivational quote: Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned. - Peter Marshall -  Television Personality

Motivational Quote by John Lubbock

motivational quote: What we see depends mainly on what we look for. - John Lubbock – 1834-1913, Banker and Philanthropist

Motivational Quote by Dale Carnegie

motivational quote: Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving. - Dale Carnegie – 1888-1955, Author and Lecturer

Motivational Quote by John Hughes

motivational quote: Life moves pretty fast; if you don’t stop and look around every once in awhile, you could miss it. - John Hughes - 1950-2009, Film Director, Producer, and Screenwriter

Motivational Quote by Kathleen Norris

motivational quote: Before you begin a thing, remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead. You can only see one thing clearly, and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin. - Kathleen Norris – Writer

Motivational Quote by Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen

motivational quote: Giving is a universal opportunity. Regardless of your age, profession, religion, income bracket, and background, you have the capacity to create change. - Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen – Philanthropist, Educator, and Author

Motivational Quote by James Allen

motivational quote: You are today where your thoughts have brought you: you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you. - James Allen – 1864-1912, Writer

Motivational Quote by Walt Whitman

motivational quote: The habit of giving only enhances the desire to give. - Walt Whitman – 1819-1892, Poet, Essayist, and Journalist

Motivational Quote by Harriet Tubman

motivational quote: Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world. - Harriet Tubman – 1822-1913, Abolitionist

Motivational Quote by Mother Teresa

motivational quote: Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. - Mother Teresa – 1910-1997, Religious Sister and Missionary

Motivational Quote by Zig Ziglar

motivational quote: Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart. - Zig Ziglar – 1926-2012, Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Helen Keller

motivational quote: When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another. - Helen Keller – 1880-1968, Author, Activist, and Lecturer

Motivational Quote by Nido Qubein

motivational quote: Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. - Nido Qubein – President of High Point University

Motivational Quote by John Foster

motivational quote: One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting ones own fire. - John Foster – Author