I present to you, the 50 most inspirational quotes of all time.
I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
It’s not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not deserve them.
Many of the things you can count, don’t count. Many of the things you can’t count, really count.
The longer you stay in one place, the greater your chance of disillusionment.
Ask not what your teammates can do for you. Ask what you can do for your teammates.
It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
I never looked at the consequences of missing a big shot… when you think about the consequences you always think of a negative result.
You can’t put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.
Your love makes me strong, your hate makes me unstoppable.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting.
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
He who wishes to be obeyed must know how to command.
An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind.
Don’t let the fear of striking out hold you back.
It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.
I couldn’t wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
Success is falling nine times and getting up ten.
Jon Bon Jovi
Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life.
John F. Kennedy
By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what’s left?
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward.
Follow your dreams, work hard, practice and persevere. Make sure you eat a variety of foods, get plenty of exercise and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Poverty was the greatest motivating factor in my life.
The worst thing I can be is the same as everybody else. I hate that.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
The most effective way to do it, is to do it.
I’ve never tried to hide the fact that it is my intention to become the best.
As long as we persevere and endure, we can get anything we want.
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
Thomas A. Edison
Everybody pities the weak; jealousy you have to earn.
The purpose of our lives is to be happy.