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

Quote of the day by Gloria Steinem

motivational quote: There are many more people trying to meet the right person than to become the right person.  - Gloria Steinem - Journalist and Author

Quote of the day by Erich Fromm

motivational quote: Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties.  - Erich Fromm - 1900-1980, Psychologist

Quote of the day by William Jennings Bryan

motivational quote: Eloquent speech is not from lip to ear, but rather from heart to heart.  - William Jennings Bryan - 1860-1925, Politician

Quote of the day by Albert Einstein

motivational quote: Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible.  - Albert Einstein - 1879-1955, Theoretical Physicist

Quote of the day by Douglas Adams

motivational quote: If you don’t change your beliefs, your life will be like this forever. Is that good news?  - Douglas Adams - 1952-2001, Writer, Humorist, and Dramatist

Quote of the day by Gabriel Garcia Marquez

motivational quote: What matters in life is not what happens to you but what you remember and how you remember it.  - Gabriel Garcia Marquez - 1927-2014, Novelist, Screenwriter, and Journalist

Quote of the day by Steve Maraboli

motivational quote: Your life is a print-out of your thoughts.  - Steve Maraboli - Author and Speaker

Quote of the day by Thich Nhat Hanh

motivational quote: Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful.  - Thich Nhat Hanh - Buddhist Monk, Author, and Activist

Quote of the day by Vironika Tugaleva

motivational quote: Beautiful isn’t something you become. It’s something you realize you are.  - Vironika Tugaleva - Author and Speaker

Quote of the day 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 - Author and Speaker

Quote of the day by Zig Ziglar

motivational quote: Make today worth remembering.  - Zig Ziglar - 1926-2012, Author and Speaker

Quote of the day by Neale Donald Walsch

motivational quote: A life lived by choice is a life of conscious action. A life lived by chance is a life of unconscious reaction.  - Neale Donald Walsch - Author

Quote of the day by Oprah Winfrey

motivational quote: You don’t become what you want, you become what you believe.  - Oprah Winfrey - Television Personality and Producer

Quote of the day by Jewel

motivational quote: When you are experiencing uncomfortable circumstances you can choose your disposition about your position. You can either say you are going through something or you can say you are growing through something.  - Jewel - Singer/Songwriter

Quote of the day by John F. Kennedy

motivational quote: We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.  - John F. Kennedy - 1917-1963, 35th U.S. President

Quote of the day by Samuel Johnson

motivational quote: Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.  - Samuel Johnson - 1709-1784, Poet, Essayist, and Editor

Quote of the day by Harriet Beecher Stowe

motivational quote: When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer – never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.  - Harriet Beecher Stowe - 1811-1896, Abolitionist and Author

Quote of the day by Maya Angelou

motivational quote: When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.  - Maya Angelou - 1928-2014, Author, Poet, Dancer, and Actress

Quote of the day by Victor Hugo

motivational quote: Great acts of love are done by those who are habitually performing small acts of kindness.  - Victor Hugo - 1802-1885, Poet and Novelist

Quote of the day by Roy Goodman

motivational quote: Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.  - Roy Goodman - Conductor and Violinist