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 Eileen Caddy

motivational quote: 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, Author

Motivational Quote by Maxwell Maltz

motivational quote: Remember you will not always win. Some days, the most resourceful individual will taste defeat. But there is, in this case, always tomorrow – after you have done your best to achieve success today. - Maxwell Maltz – 1889-1975, Author

Motivational Quote by Thomas Edison

motivational quote: If we did all the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves. - Thomas Edison – 1847-1931, Inventor

Motivational Quote by Tara Brach

motivational quote: When we put down ideas of what life should be like, we are free to wholeheartedly say yes to our life as it is. - Tara Brach – Psychologist

Motivational Quote by Henry David Thoreau

motivational quote: Let go of the past and go for the future. Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you imagined. - Henry David Thoreau – 1817-1862, Author and Abolitionist

Motivational Quote by William James

motivational quote: Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they’ve got a second. Give your dreams all you’ve got and you’ll be amazed at the energy that comes out of you. - William James – 1842-1910, Philosopher and Psychologist

Motivational Quote by Marcia Wieder

motivational quote: It has been medically proven that people with passion and dreams live 7-10 years longer and have a much better quality of life than those who are just going through the motions. What’s your dream? - Marcia Wieder – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Denis Waitley

motivational quote: Learn from the past, set vivid – detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time of which you have any control: now. - Denis Waitley – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by William Faulkner

motivational quote: Gratitude is a quality similar to electricity; it must be produced and discharged and used up in order to exist at all. - William Faulkner – 1897-1962, Writer

Motivational Quote by Leo Buscaglia

motivational quote: Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. - Leo Buscaglia – 1924-1998, Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Willie Nelson

motivational quote: When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around. - Willie Nelson – Singer/Songwriter

Motivational Quote by Amelia Earhart

motivational quote: You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process, is its own reward. - Amelia Earhart – 1897-1937, Aviator

Motivational Quote by Robert M. Pirsig

motivational quote: The place to improve the world is first in one’s own heart and head and hands. - Robert M. Pirsig – Writer and Philosopher

Motivational Quote by Thomas Stearns Eliot

motivational quote: Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. - Thomas Stearns Eliot – 1888-1965, Essayist, Publisher, and Playwright

Motivational Quote by Marianne Williamson

motivational quote: Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are. - Marianne Williamson – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Ralph W. Trine

motivational quote: Peace is to be found only within, and unless one finds it there he will never find it at all. Peace lies not in the external world. It lies within one’s own soul. - Ralph W. Trine – Author

Motivational Quote by Rumi

motivational quote: Today, let us swim wildly, joyously in gratitude. - Rumi – 1207-1273, Poet and Theologian

Motivational Quote by Jean Houston

motivational quote: I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know. - Jean Houston – Author

Motivational Quote by Sandra Day O’Connor

motivational quote: Do the best you can in every task, no matter how small it may seem at the time. - Sandra Day O’Connor – Retired Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court

Motivational Quote by Earl Nightingale

motivational quote: Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. - Earl Nightingale – 1921-1989, Radio Personality and Author