Category Archives: life quotes

Motivational Quotes from Your Favorite Movies — The Godfather, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and Gladiator

Great men are not born great, they grow great

- from The Godfather

It is not our abilities that show what we truly are… it is our choices

Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

What we do in life echoes in eternity

- from Gladiator

Look in the mirror, what do you see? Are you what you are labeled? Regardless, you can be what you really wanted to be. Just believe in yourself and decide… How you serve the world is your choice.

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Will you let that “label” be your “face” for life? Remember, the surface of life is only the surface. You are the decider of yourself so don’t let anyone tell you what you are — you’re far more than the surface.


Motivational Quotes from Your Favorite Movies — The Notebook, What a Girl Wants and Spider Man

You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.

- from The Notebook

Why are you trying so hard to fit in when you were born to stand out?

- from What a Girl Wants

We are who we choose to be

- Green Goblin, Spider Man

Today is a brand new day for you to continue or start the “real you”… Close your eyes and envision the future. Can you stride confidently on today’s nice promises and challenges? If yes, there’s a bigger chance that you’ll achieve what you just saw.

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Your life is what you make it. Look around… Almost everything is available to you – now it’s up to you to take it and do something with it.


Motivational Quotes from Oscar Wilde, Colin Davis and John Wooden

What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.

- Oscar Wilde

The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same

- Colin Davis

Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out

- John Wooden

Do you hang around waiting for things to deteriorate? If yes, then it’s time to reverse your pessimistic attitude. Stop thinking about all of the bad things that could possibly happen because you could be magnetizing everything you don’t want to you! Clear your mind and look around – you’ll be surprised to find the way out just a few steps from you.

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As the saying goes: everything that happens, happens for a reason. Face your problems and sow the right seeds today — you will be happy with the crop.


Motivational Quotes from Lolly Daskal and Earl Nightingale

Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

- Lolly Daskal

We become what we think about most of the time, and that’s the strangest secret.

- Earl Nightingale

Just when the caterpillar thought the world was ending, he turned into a butterfly

- Proverb

During my childhood days, I daydreamed of fairy tales and their happy endings. Well, who didn’t? Although they are simply fictional stories, each character endure fascinating tales of intrigue and even peril in the process of getting from here to there — which may also happen in real life… Who knows, we might get our happy-ever -after too in our non-fiction world.

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The power of imagination pushed by determination can transform thoughts into realities. Dream big and believe that you can achieve it!


Motivational Quotes from Eleanor Roosevelt and Francis Chan

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.

- Eleanor Roosevelt

Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of succeeding at things in life that don’t really matter.

- Francis Chan

What’s the point of being alive if you don’t at least try to do something remarkable.

- Anonymous

Step back and be cautious… because when we are confused, we tend to put our worst foot forward. Try to sort your priorities. Are you focused on an unworthy cause? Is it worth draining your strength? Should you give up the old and make way for the new?

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Answer these questions and take a moment to think of your main concern in life. You only live once so you better use your time wisely.