Category Archives: life quotes

Motivational Quotes from Oliver James, Danny Kaye and Mark Twain

Why are you trying so hard to fit in, when you’re born to stand out?

- Oliver James

Life is a blank canvas, and you need to throw all the paint on it you can.

- Danny Kaye

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.

- Mark Twain

Each and every one of us was created for a unique purpose and destiny. You don’t have to try hard living in someone else’s story. Go ahead, make up your own and stand out!

Take a moment

Think about how unique your life is and celebrate it. Life can be messy and confusing at times… but if you will chuck away all the negativity and continue to focus on your goals, you’ll realize that it’s also full of surprises.


Motivational Quotes from CS Lewis, Edgar Cayce and Merida from the Movie, Brave

You control your destiny – you don’t need magic to do it. And there are no magical shortcuts to solving your problems

- Merida, Brave

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream

- CS Lewis

Dreams are today’s answers to tomorrow’s questions

- Edgar Cayce

Truly, we all control our destinies. If you’re sitting on the side of the road thinking about what you’ve done wrong, think more about what you’ve done right to get you where you are.

Take a moment

Be thankful for where you are right now, but always keep in mind that you’re always in progress. There may not be magical shortcuts to what you want, but the effort that you put into the pot will get you there just the same.


Motivational Quotes from Henry Ford and John Maxwell

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.

- Anonymous

The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it.

- Henry Ford

Success is knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others.

- John Maxwell

The self-development industry has made a mint on helping others to find their meaning and purpose in life. I’ve realized that the best way to find that purpose is to be more mindful in my actions. By peeking inside, I can offer more to the outside.

Take a moment

If you haven’t yet found your purpose, take a moment to look at the things you’ve done which enrich the lives of those around you. Do that again. For those who have found your purpose, don’t give up.


Motivational Quotes from Aristotle, Steve Jobs and John Ruskin

Quality is not an act, it is a habit

- Aristotle

Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.

- Steve Jobs

Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort

- John Ruskin

Are you proud of the work that you do? Are you doing your best? Breaking boundaries, taking those extra steps, and daring to dream are what make us the best that we can be. Are you in the moment right now, willing to take intelligent effort?

Take a moment

To think about quality, and the quality of work that you produce. Give someone a little extra bit of yourself and see what happens — you might be surprised.


Motivational Quotes from Robin Williams, Lauren Bacall and Jimmy Buffett

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

- Robin Williams

Imagination is the highest kite one can fly.

- Lauren Bacall

Older and wiser voices can help you find the right path, if you are only willing to listen.

- Jimmy Buffett

When I woke up this morning, I couldn’t help but smile at the sunshine peeking through the window. There was whistling somewhere in the house and it sparked my imagination to start laying down my dreams once more. You can change the world if you just take a moment… a simple, single moment to express yourself.

Take a moment

To let your imagination soar. Draw in a deep breath and think about the silliest, most unconventional things that you can think of. When the smile comes across your face, share it with others.