Inspirational Quotes
By well-known people

  • Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing nobody’s going to know whether you did it or not. Oprah Winfrey
  • The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. Walt Disney
  • It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see. Hendry David Thoreau
  • Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat. F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • To finish first, you must finish. Rick Mears
  • The past is but the beginning of a beginning. H.G. Wells
  • My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them. Bono
  • Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. Henry Ford
  • Mistakes are the portals of discovery. James Joyce
  • A goal without a plan is just a wish. Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  • The only true disability in life is a bad attitude. Scott Hamilton
  • If you are not failing every now and again, it’s a sign you’re not doing anything innovative. Woody Allen
  • Dream as if you will live forever. Live as if you’ll die today. James Dean
  • Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow. Dan Rather
  • Life brings sorrows and joys alike. It is what a man does with them, not what they do to him, that is the true test of his mettle. Theodore Roosevelt
  • Turn your wounds into wisdom. Oprah Winfrey
  • Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. George S. Patton
  • A man is not defeated when he is finished. He is defeated when he quits. Richard Nixon
  • Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it. Henry David Thoreau
  • Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment. Thomas Carlyle
  • A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer. Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • When angry count to ten before you speak. If very angry, a hundred. Thomas Jefferson
  • Actions speak louder than words. Theodore Roosevelt
  • I would rather regret the things I have done than the things I have not. Lucille Ball
  • I am a great believer in luck, and the harder I work, the more I have of it. Thomas Jefferson
  • Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase. Martin Luther King
  • Our lives improve only when we take chances, and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves. Walter Anderson


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