Quote of the Day


Motivational Quote by William James

 motivational quote: It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.  William James - 1842-1910 - American Philosopher-Psychologist

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 Woody Allen

motivational quote: If you don’t fail now and again, it’s a sign you’re playing it safe. JWoody Allen – Actor and Director

Motivational Quote by Zig Ziglar

motivational quote: If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want. Zig Ziglar – 1926-2012, Speaker and Author

Motivational Quote by Sandy Gallagher

motivational quote: The imagination will take you where no one has gone. You can see what has never yet materialized. It deals with the ‘might be’ element of life. Sandy Gallagher – CEO of Proctor Gallagher Institiute

Motivational Quote by Jack Kornfield

motivational quote: Forgiveness is not just about the other. It’s for the beauty of your soul. It’s for your own capacity to fulfill your life. Jack Kornfield – Author

Motivational Quote by Maya Angelou

motivational quote: Nothing can dim the light which shines from within. -Maya Angelou – 1928-2014, Author, Actress, and Singer

Motivational Quote by Lolly Daskal

motivational quote: The difference between impossible and possible is a willing heart. - Lolly Daskal

Motivational Quote by Dalai Lama

motivational quote: Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions. - Dalai Lama

Motivational Quote by Seth Godin

motivational quote: How dare you settle for less when the world has made it so easy for you to be remarkable? - Seth Godin – Speaker and Author

Motivational Quote by Bob Proctor

motivational quote: When you make a decision, you flip your brain onto a different frequency. You begin to attract whatever is on that frequency. - Bob Proctor – Speaker and Author

Motivational Quote by Benjamin Spock

motivational quote: Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do. - Benjamin Spock – 1903-1998, Pediatrician and Author

Motivational Quote by Paulo Coelho

motivational quote: It’s the simple things in life that are the most extraordinary. - Paulo Coelho – Author

Motivational Quote by Andrew Carnegie

motivational quote: As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do. - Andrew Carnegie – 1835-1919, Industrialist

Motivational Quote by Robin Sharma

motivational quote: Once you surrender to your vision, success begins to chase you. - Robin Sharma – Author of The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari

Motivational Quote by Jenny Craig

motivational quote: It’s not what you do once in a while; it’s what you do day in and day out that makes the difference. - Jenny Craig – Weight Loss Expert

Motivational Quote by Amy Alcott

motivational quote: Keep your sense of humor. There’s enough stress in the rest of your life to let bad shots ruin a game you’re supposed to enjoy. - Amy Alcott – Golfer

Motivational Quote by Napoleon Hill

motivational quote: Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat. - Napoleon Hill – 1883-1970, Author of Think and Grow Rich

Motivational Quote by Larry Bird

motivational quote: I don’t think that once you get to one level, you can relax. You’ve got to keep pushing. - Larry Bird – Professional Basketball Player

Motivational Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes

motivational quote: The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving. - Oliver Wendell Holmes – 1809-1894, Physician and Author

Motivational Quote by Jason Mraz

motivational quote: You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying. To the best you can do everyday. - Jason Mraz – Singer/Songwriter

Motivational Quote by Vince Lombardi

motivational quote: Winning isn’t everything – but wanting to win is. - Vince Lombardi – 1913-1970, Football Player and Coach