Quote of the Day

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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

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

Quote of the day by Dudley Field Malone

motivational quote: I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.  - Dudley Field Malone - 1882-1950, Attorney, Politician, and Actor

Quote of the day by Sandy Gallagher

motivational quote: You have to demand what you really want from yourself—and use your will to hold the image on the screen of your intellectual mind.  - Sandy Gallagher - CEO and President of Proctor Gallagher Institute

Quote of the day by Charles Darwin

motivational quote: It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.  - Charles Darwin - 1809-1882, Naturalist and Geologist

Quote of the day by Dr. John F. Demartini

motivational quote: Whatever we think about and thank about we bring about.  - Dr. John F. Demartini - Author

Quote of the day 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 - Basketball Player

Quote of the day by Cavett Robert

motivational quote: Any person who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved, has already defined his own limitations.  - Cavett Robert - 1907-1997, Lawyer, Judge, and Speaker

Quote of the day by John Wayne

motivational quote: When you come slam bang up against trouble, it never looks half as bad if you face up to it.  - John Wayne - 1907-1979, Actor

Quote of the day by Edward Everett Hale

motivational quote: If you have accomplished all that you have planned for yourself, you have not planned enough.  - Edward Everett Hale - 1822-1909, Author and Historian

Quote of the day by Walt Kelly

motivational quote: It is not good enough for things to be planned – they still have to be done; for the intention to become a reality, energy has to be launched into operation.  - Walt Kelly - 1913-1973, Animator

Quote of the day by Rudolf Steiner

motivational quote: Love starts when we push aside our ego and make room for someone else.  - Rudolf Steiner - 1861-1925, Philosopher

Quote of the day by Harriet Martineau

motivational quote: Leisure, some degree of it, is necessary to the health of every man’s spirit.  - Harriet Martineau - 1802-1876, Writer

Quote of the day by Marianne Williamson

motivational quote: Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and abilities were used in a way that served others.  - Marianne Williamson - Author and Speaker

Quote of the day by William Thomson

motivational quote: When you are face to face with a difficulty, you are up against a discovery.  - William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin - 1824-1907, Physicist

Quote of the day by Epictetus

motivational quote: The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best.  - Epictetus - 55AD-135AD, Philosopher

Quote of the day by Dale Carnegie

motivational quote: Today is life – the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto. - Dale Carnegie - 1888-1955, Author and Speaker