Quote of the Day

Motivational Quote by Franklin D. Roosevelt

 motivational quote: A smooth sea never made a skillful sailor.  Franklin D. Roosevelt - 1882-1945 - 32nd President 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 B.C. Forbes

 motivational quote: History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed.  They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats. 
B.C. Forbes -1880-1954, Founder of Forbes Magazine

Motivational Quote by Ralph S. Marston, Jr.

 motivational quote: Being positive does not mean ignoring the negative.  Being positive means overcoming the negative.
Ralph S. Marston, Jr. - Daily Motivator

Motivational Quote by Brendon Burchard

 motivational quote: I’m going to role model the energy I wish the world had.
Brendon Burchard – Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Peng Joon

 motivational quote: Excellence is when who you are equals the best of who you can be.
Peng Joon - Online Wealth Creator

Motivational Quote by Sonia Choquette

 motivational quote: Every day we are given chances to be a little wiser than before.
Sonia Choquette - Spiritual Teacher

Motivational Quote by Eckhart Tolle

 motivational quote: Wisdom comes with the ability to be still. No more is needed. Being still, looking and listening activates the non-conceptual intelligence within you. Let stillness direct your words and actions.
Eckhart Tolle - Author

Motivational Quote by Walt Disney

 motivational quote: The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. 
Walt Disney – 1901-1966, Animator

Motivational Quote by Wayne Dyer

 motivational quote: Make peace with your past. All of your experiences have brought you to where you are right now.
Wayne Dyer – 1940-2015, Author and Speaker

Motivational Quote by Mother Theresa

 motivational quote: I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples.
Mother Theresa – 1910-1997, Saint

Motivational Quote by Buddy Buie

 motivational quote: Rock bottom is good solid ground, and a dead end street is just a place to turn around.
Buddy Buie – 1941-2015, Songwriter and Producer

Motivational Quote by John Ruskin

 motivational quote: In every person who comes near you, look for what is good and strong.
John Ruskin – 1819-1900, Art Critic

Motivational Quote by Elbert Hubbard

 motivational quote: Happiness is a habit…cultivate it.
Elbert Hubbard – 1856-1915, Writer, Publisher, and Artist

Motivational Quote by Claude M. Bristol

 motivational quote: Every person is the creation of himself, the image of his own thinking and believing. As individuals think and believe, so they are.
Claude M. Bristol – 1891-1951, Author and Reporter

Motivational Quote by Eric Kizer

 motivational quote: There is no reverse in life, only a future in which you can steer it.
Eric Kizer - Author

Motivational Quote by Anna Quindlen

 motivational quote: Life is made of memorable moments. We must teach ourselves to really live…to love the journey not the destination.
Anna Quindlen – Author and Journalist

Motivational Quote by Marsha Norman

 motivational quote: Dreams are illustrations from the book your soul is writing about you.
Marsha Norman – Playwright and Novelist

Motivational Quote by Helen Keller

 motivational quote: So much has been given to me, I have no time to ponder over that which has been denied.
Helen Keller – 1880-1968, Author, Activist, and Lecturer

Motivational Quote by Orison Swett Marden

 motivational quote: Most of our obstacles would melt away if instead of cowering before them we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them.
Orison Swett Marden – 1848-1924, Author

Motivational Quote by Maya Angelou

 motivational quote: Love life, engage in it, give it all you’ve got. Love it with a passion because life truly does give back, many times over, what you put into it.
Maya Angelou – 1928-2014, Poet, Singer, and Activist

Motivational Quote by Amy Poehler

 motivational quote: Find a group of people who challenge and inspire you; spend a lot of time with them, and it will change your life.
Amy Poehler – Actress, Comedian, Writer, and Producer