100+ Inspirational Quotes & Sayings

100+ Inspirational Quotes & Sayings

1,427 Quotes

Inspirational quotes are ideas, thoughts, quotations, etc. that motivate people to be better than they were yesterday. Inspirational Quotes can be used as a daily reminder of what is most important in our lives; friends and family.

So here is the beautiful collection of Inspirational quotes by famous authors, writers to get inspired.

As my sufferings mounted I soon realized that there were two ways in which I could respond to my situation -- either to react with bitterness or seek to transform the suffering into a creative force. I decided to follow the latter course.

Martin Luther King Jr.

When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.

Maurice Maeterlinck

He who takes offense when no offense is intended is a fool, and he who takes offense when offense is intended is a greater fool.

Brigham Young

I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself

D.H. Lawrence

Most don't deserve your tears... and the ones that do will never make you cry.

T. Rafael Cimino

It takes a huge effort to free yourself from memory

Paulo Coelho

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Successful people have libraries. The rest have big screen TVs

Successful people have libraries. The rest have big screen TVs

Jim Rohn

With all its sham, drudgery, and broken dreams,it is still a beautiful world.Be cheerful.Strive to be happy.

Max Ehrmann

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

Maya Angelou

Being brave is when you have to do something because you know it is right, but at the same time, you are afraid to do it, because it might hurt or whatever. But you do it anyway.

Meg Cabot

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Do your best and let God do the rest.

Do your best and let God do the rest.

Ben Carson

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Well done is better than well said.

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

But there's always a first time for everything

Melissa de la Cruz

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.

A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.

John A. Shedd

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Instead of cursing the darkness, light a candle.

Instead of cursing the darkness, light a candle.

Benjamin Franklin

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way.

If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way.

Napoleon Hill

Begin doing what you want to do now. We are not living in eternity. We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand--and melting like a snowflake...

Francis Bacon

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai

I'm starting with the man in the mirror,I'm asking him to change his ways;And no message could have been any clearer,If you wanna make the world a better place,Take a look at yourself, and then make a change!

Michael Jackson

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Don't be afraid of your fears. They're not there to scare you. They're there to let you know that something is worth it.

Don't be afraid of your fears. They're not there to scare you. They're there to let you know that something is worth it.

C. JoyBell C.

Just because someone desires you, it does not mean that they value you.Read it over.Again.Let those words resonate in your mind.

Nayyirah Waheed

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.

Bil Keane

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Your problem isn’t the problem. Your reaction is the problem.

Your problem isn’t the problem. Your reaction is the problem.

Anonymous

The deepest secret is that life is not a process of discovery, but a process of creation. You are not discovering yourself, but creating yourself anew. Seek therefore, not to find out Who You Are, but seek to determine Who You Want to Be.

Neale Donald Walsch

I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.

Michel de Montaigne

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : It is so hard to leave—until you leave. And then it is the easiest goddamned thing in the world.

It is so hard to leave—until you leave. And then it is the easiest goddamned thing in the world.

John Green

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

Martin Luther King Jr.

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : I’d rather welcome change than cling to the past.

I’d rather welcome change than cling to the past.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

If you can't be honest with your friends and colleagues and loved ones, then what is life all about?

Sophie Kinsella

Souls are like athletes, that need opponents worthy of them, if they are to be tried and extended and pushed to the full use of their powers, and rewarded according to their capacity.

Thomas Merton

A beautiful thing happens when we start paying attention to each other. It is by participating more in your relationship that you breathe life into it.

Steve Maraboli

The beauty of the world...has two edges, one of laughter, one of anguish, cutting the heart asunder.

Virginia Woolf

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : What you do is what matters, not what you think or say or plan.

What you do is what matters, not what you think or say or plan.

Jason Fried

Try to find pleasure in the speed that you're not used to. Changing the way you do routine things allows a new person to grow inside of you. But when all is said and done, you're the one who must decide how you handle it.

Paulo Coelho

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Sometimes small things can become very large, indeed.

Sometimes small things can become very large, indeed.

Rick Riordan

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : No great wisdom can be reached without sacrifice.

No great wisdom can be reached without sacrifice.

C.S. Lewis

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

If you can't run, you crawl. If you can't crawl-- you find someone to carry you.

Joss Whedon

I wanted change and excitement and to shoot off in all directions myself, like the colored arrows from a Fourth of July rocket.

Sylvia Plath

Real courage is when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.

Harper Lee

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