100 Powerfully Positive Quotes To
Stay Motivated and Reach Your Goals.

Positive Quotes To Stay Motivated:

"An entire sea of water can’t sink a ship unless it gets inside the ship. Similarly, the negativity of the wold can’t put you down unless you allow it to get inside you.'

"Do not become a stranger to yourself by blending in with everyone else".-Dodinsky

"A bad attitude is like a flat tire. You can’t go anywhere until you change it."

"You can’t live a positive life with a negative mind."

"Don’t find fault. Find fixes."

"It’s okay to walk slowly, but never walk backward."

"Change your expectations into appreciation and you will change your life."

"The man who says he can and the man who says he cannot are both correct."

"Work for a cause, not for applause."

"Sometimes bad things in life open up your eyes to the good things you weren’t paying attention to before."

"No amount of makeup or dressing up can cover up an ugly personality."

"Don’t judge me until you know me, don’t underestimate me until you’ve challenged me, and don’t talk about me until you’ve talked to me."

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Positive Quotes To Stay Motivated In Relationships

"Appreciate your own worth and next time you’re in a relationship never get lost again."- Dodinsky

"You didn’t love her. You just didn’t want to be alone. Or maybe, maybe she was just good for your ego. Or, maybe she made you feel better about your miserable life, but you didn’t love her. Because you don’t destroy people you love."- Grey’s Anatomy

"Time decides who you meet in life, your heart decides who you want in your life, and your behavior decides who stays in your life."

"Never apologize for trusting your intuition-your brain can play tricks, your heart can blind, but your gut is always right."- Rachel Wolchin

"So it’s not going to be easy. It’s going to be really hard; we’re going to have to work at this every day. But I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, every day. You and me…every day."

"Being a male is the matter of birth, being a man is the matter of age, but being a gentleman is the matter of choice."-Relationship Rules

"Communication is the lifeblood of any relationship. Without it whatever you are attempting will die. "-Billie Miller

"A strong friendship doesn’t need daily conversation, doesn’t always need togetherness, as long as the relationship lives in the heart, true friends will never part."

"The couples that are meant to be are the ones who go through everything that’s designed to tear them apart and come out even stronger."

"Surround yourself with dreamers and the doers the believers and the thinkers. But most of all surround yourself with those who see greatness in you."

"Let the wife make the husband glad to come home, and let him make her sorry to see him leave."

Positive Quotes To Stay Positive About Men

"If you have a wonderful man who is your whole world, who isn’t perfect, but perfect for you, who works hard and would do anything for you. Who treats you with respect and dignity-Who makes you laugh, is your best friend and sometimes your only friend. Who you want to grow old with (if you don’t kill him first!) Who you are thankful for every day, then share this status."

"Let God make a man out of him, before you try to make a husband out of him."

"Ladies, a real man opens more than the door. He opens his bible."-www.Annettapowellonline.com

Positive Quotes To Stay Positive About Women:

"Here’s to strong women. May we know them, may we be them, may we raise them."

"She is clothed in strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future."

"You can break down a woman temporarily, but a real woman will always pick up the pieces rebuild herself and come back stronger than ever."

"A successful Woman is one who can build a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at her."

Positive Quotes To Stay Motivated for Self Esteem:

"Ego says, ‘Once everything falls into place I will find peace.’ Spirit says, ‘Find your peace and then everything will fall into place.’" -Marianne Williamson

"You have to love yourself because no amount of love from others is sufficient to fill the yearning that your soul requires from you." -Dodinsky

"Always look at the good things in life, and never dwell on the negative. If you keep your head down, you will miss the great things in life."

"I accept myself for who I am and what I believe. It is not my responsibility for you to accept me. That is your problem."

"I choose to live by choice not by chance. To make changes not excuses. To be motivated not manipulated. To be useful, not used. To excel not compete. I choose self-esteem not self-pity. I choose to listen to my inner voice, not the random opinions of others."–Positiveoutlooks.com

"You have to get so sure in who you are, that no one’s opinion, rejection, or bad behavior can rock you."

"Every time you look in the mirror, remember that God created you and that everything He creates is beautiful and good." –Joyce Meyer

"You don’t have to look the way you feel. Get up, get dressed, and walk with your head held high because there are people who want to see you miserable. Do not give them that satisfaction."

"When you have faith in yourself you don’t need others to believe in you."

"Self-confidence is the best outfit, slip it on and rock it. You look good!"

"Stop saying, 'I wish” and start saying, 'I will'."

"Your job is not to judge. Your job is not to figure out if someone deserves something. Your job is to lift the fallen, to restore the broken, and to heal the hurting."

"Always be true to your feelings because the more you deny what you feel, the stronger it becomes."

"The only person you are destined to become, is the person you decide to be."- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Positive Quotes To Stay Motivated To Keep Going

"If we could look into each other’s hearts, and understand the unique challenges each of us faces I think we would treat each other much more gently. With more love, tolerance and care."-Marvin Ashton

"Sometimes there is not next time, no timeouts, and no second chances. Sometimes it’s now or never."

"Go as far as you can see; when you get there you’ll see further." –Ziglar

"Never Quit. If you stumble get back up. What happened yesterday no longer matters. Today’s another day. So get back on track and move closer to your dreams and goals. You can do it."          

"Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment." –Jim Rohn

Spiritual Positive Quotes To Stay Positive

"God has two dwellings; one in the heaven and the other in a meek and thankful heart."- Izaak Walton

"My journey hasn’t been easy, but I’m still standing, laughing, forgiving, loving, learning, and living. I’m perfectly imperfect and unapologetically me."

"No matter how severe the storm, when you’re with God there is always a rainbow waiting at the end."- Pastor John Hagee

"Get your fire back. It’s not over until God says it’s over. Start believing again. Start dreaming again. Start pursuing what God put in your heart."

"The moment you’re ready to quit is usually the moment right before the miracle happens. Don’t give up."

"You may not see a way but God still has a way. It may look impossible, but God can do the impossible."-Joel Osteen

"Nothing can shake those who are secure in God’s hands."

"God will always provide. It just might look different than what we had in mind."

"If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk. If you can’t walk then crawl. But whatever you do you have to keep moving forward." -Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

"There will be Haters. There will be doubters. There will be non-believers and then there will be you proving them wrong!" -www.annettapowellonline.com

"No one can block the blessings that God has for you."

"FAITH stands for: Forwarding All Issues To Heaven"

"Stop expecting full time blessings when you’re a part time Christian. God wants all of you all of the time."-Trent Shelton

"Grace is when God gives us what we don’t deserve. Mercy is when God doesn’t give us what we do deserve."

"God changes caterpillars into butterflies, sand into pearls and coal into diamonds using time and pressure. He’s working on you too."

"Everything you’ve been through has been preparing you for where you’re going to."-Billy Cox

"All I need today is a little bit of coffee and a Whole lot of God."

"Every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better."- Dr. Steve Maraboli

"No point in stressing over something you cannot change. Move on and grow stronger."

Positive Quotes To Stay Motivated About Life:

"I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you are not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again." –F. Scott Fitzgerald

"In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you."

"How to Begin: Rebuilding life From Within: Love yourself, unconditionally. Release bottled up emotions. Make time for long walks, alone. Avoid living beyond your means. Nurture your inner strength. Stop apologizing for being you. Surround yourself with positive people. Enhance your situation, whatever it may be."

"Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you." –Aldous Huxley

"You can have everything in life you want if you just help enough other people get what they want.-"Zig Ziglar

"One thorn of experience is worth a whole wilderness of warning."- James Russell Lowell

"Contrary to general belief, an artist is never ahead of his time but most people are far behind theirs." –Edgard Varese

"Don’t let the people who do so little for you, control so much of your feelings and emotions."

"In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on."-Robert Frost

"Life is too short to live it offended, upset, stressed out, discouraged, or confused. Every day is a gift. Live it as such."

"If you have a pulse God has a plan."

"Don’t look so hard at my past. I don’t live there anymore."

"Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated."

"As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better."

"In life you’ll realize that there is a purpose for every person you meet. Some are there to test you, some will use you, some will teach you, and some will bring out the best in you."

"Life is too short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you."

"Life is like a roller coaster. It has its ups and downs. But it’s your choice to scream or enjoy the ride."

"When things fall apart, consider the possibility that life knocked it down on purpose. Not to bully you, or to punish you, but to prompt you to build something that better suits your personality and your purpose."

"Just because the past didn’t turn out like you wanted it to. Doesn’t mean your future can’t be better than you ever imagined."

"Sometimes the hardest pill to swallow comes from a prescription you created."

"Tomorrow is the first page of your 365 page book. Write a good one."

"Humble yourself or life will do it for you."

"If you want something you’ve never had, then you’ve got to do something you’ve never done."

"Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together."- Marilyn Monroe

"If you learn from defeat, you haven’t really lost."- –Zig Ziglar

"Winners are not those who never fail but those who never quit."

"A clear rejection is always better than a fake promise."

"Life is like a camera. Focus on what’s important. Capture the good times. Develop from the negatives. And if things don’t work out, take another shot."

"A year from now, you will wish you had started today."

"No matter how big your house is, how recent your car is, or how big your bank account is. Our graves will always be the same size. Stay humble."

Positive Quotes to Stay Motivated About Problems

"When you have a problem don’t go to the phone, go to the throne."

"The more you complain about your problems, the more problems you will have to complain about." – Zig Ziglar

"The 3 C’s of Life: Choices, Chances, Changes. You must make a choice to take a chance or your life will never change."

"Sometimes you have to accept the fact that certain things will never go back to how they use to be."

"Forgiveness does not always lead to a healed relationship. Some people are not capable of love and it might be wise to let them go-along with your anger. Just wish them well and take care of yourself."

Positive Quotes to Stay Motivated In Your Thoughts and Thinking:

"Negative Thinking binds you except your thoughts; nothing limits you except your fear; and nothing controls you except your beliefs.-Marianne Williamson

Change your thoughts and you can change your world. Norman Vincent Peale

The only thing making you unhappy are your own thoughts. Change Them.-Annettapowellonline.com

Positive Quotes to Stay Motivated and Happy:

"The Way To Happiness: 1) Keep your heart free from hate 2) Keep your mind free from worry 3) Live simply 4) Expect Little 5) Give much." –Carol Borges

"Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony." -M Gandhi

"Happiness is not determined by what’s happening around you, but rather what’s happening inside you."

"In the happy moments praise God. In the difficult moments seek God. In the quiet moments trust God. In every moment thank God."

"Those who are the happiest never did have everything. But rather they are thankful for everything they do have."

"Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations."

Positive Quotes To Stay Motivated and Stay Hopeful:

"In a world filled with hate, we must still dare to hope. In a world filled with anger, we must still dare to comfort. In a world filled with despair, we must still dare to dream. And in a world filled with distrust, we must still dare to believe." -Michael Jackson

"Think in the now. Believe in the future." -Chris Butler

"Don’t think outside the box. Think like there is not box."

"Where you are today is no accident. God is using the situation you are in right now to shape you and prepare you for the place He wants to bring you into tomorrow. Trust Him with His plan even if you don’t understand it."

"God has a purpose for your pain. A reason for your struggles and a reward for your faithfulness. Don’t give up."

"If plan A fails, remember there are 25 more letters."

"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. "–Bruce Lee

Positive Quotes to Stay Motivated Dealing With PEOPLE:

"Never blame anyone in your life. Good people give you happiness. Bad people give you experience. Worst people give you lesson and best people give you memories."

"Do not let the behavior of others destroy your inner peace." -Dalai Lama

"I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it’s the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It’s probably the most important thing in a person."- Audrey Hepburn

"Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent people ignore."

"When you allow the wrong people in your house, stuff will come up missing like: Joy, Peace, Love, Hope, Faith…(Yes, people steal these things)"

"Stop allowing other people to dilute or poison your day with their words or opinions. Stand strong in the truth of your beauty and journey through your day without attachment to the validation of others."- Dr. Steve Maraboli

"Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great ones will make you feel that you, too, can become great." - Mark Twain

"Maybe some people just aren’t meant to be in your lives forever. Maybe some people are just passing through. It’s like some people just come through to bring us something; a gift, a blessing, a lesson we need to learn. And that’s why they’re here. You’ll have that gift forever."- Danielle Steel

"You’re going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end it’s always their actions you should judge them by. It’s actions, not words that matter.”-Nicholas Sparks

"You can’t let everyone speak into your life because some people don’t know their left from right and want to give you directions. Not everybody cares; some people just want to hear your problems to feel better about their life."-Tony a Gaskins Jr.

"I want to be around people that do things. I don’t want to be around people anymore that judge or talk about what people do. I want to be around people who dream. And support. And do things."-Amy Poehler

"Stop looking back. If a person chose to step out of your life, leave them there! Not everyone who started with you will finish with you. Be ok with that!"-Tony A Gaskins Jr.

"Not everyone will understand your Journey. That’s fine. It’s not their journey to make sense of. It’s yours."

"Don’t waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerful thing you can say is nothing at all." –Mandy Hale

"Those who spend their time looking for the faults in others usually make no time to correct their own."-Art Jonak

"Whether you are good or bad, people are going to talk. Worry about yourself and forget about what other think."

"Mean people don’t bother me a bit. Mean people who disguise themselves as nice people bother me a whole lot."

"Stop wasting time getting upset at those who criticize your life. It’s always someone who has no idea of the price you paid to get to where you are today."

"You can only control what you do. Other people are always going to do what they want regardless of how you feel about it. So stop stressing about them."

"No matter what anyone else thinks of me, God knows my heart and that is all that really matters."

"I’m not the competition. I’m not trying to outshine, out-dress, or out-do anyone. My goals don’t involve other people. I only strive to outdo myself."

"People come and people go. The best will stay."

"Don’t ruin other people’s happiness just because you can’t find your own."

"I’d like to say thank you to all the people who came into my life and made it outstanding, and also to all the people who walked out of my life and made it fantastic."

Positive Success Quotes To Stay Motivated:

"You can’t block me. I am destined for greatness. You cannot stop it. You cannot block it. You cannot beat it or repeat it. And the fact that you keep trying humors me beyond measure. "–Lynn R Davis

"Success doesn’t just come and find you, you have to go out and get it."

"If you want to be successful, you must respect one rule. Never lie to yourself."- Paulo Coelho

"Everything you do is based on the choices you make. It’s not your parents, your past relationships, your job, the economy, the weather, an argument or your age that is to blame. You and only you are responsible for every decision and choice you make"-Period.

"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time."- Thomas Edison

"You have the power to say, this is not how my story will end."

"How can I say, I can’t when the bible says I can do everything through Him who gives me strength." Philippians 4:13

"Some people succeed because they are destined to, but most people succeed because they are determined to."

"The only thing we can control is our own attitude. Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you respond."

"If we did all the things we were capable of doing we would literally astonish ourselves."- Thomas Edison

Positive Quotes To Stay Motivated When You Are Worried:
"Everything in life is temporary. So if things are going good, enjoy it because it won’t last forever. And if things are going bad, don’t worry. It can’t last forever either."

"Worry is a misuse of the imagination."

"What worries you masters you". -Haddon Robinson

"Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime and too sleepy to worry at night."

"Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it." -Bill Cosby

"It’s not the load that breaks you down, it’s the way you carry it. "-Lena Horne

A little more kindness, a little less hurry, a little more laughter, a little less worry.

"Worry is a total waste of time. It doesn’t change anything. All it does is steal your joy and keep you very busy doing nothing."

"Don’t worry about anything instead pray about everything. Tell god what you need and thank him for all he has done."

"Don’t worry about walking a mile in my shoes, just try a day thinking in my head."

"If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today."- E Joseph Cossman

"Worrying about something that may never happen is like paying interest on money you may never borrow."

"Worrying is like a rocking chair. It gives you something to do but it doesn’t get you anywhere."- Van Wilder

"A day of worry is more exhausting than a week of work." – John Lubbock

"Worrying won’t stop the bad stuff from happening it just stops you from enjoying the good."

Positive Wisdom Quotes for Self Motivation:

Is" suffering really necessary? Yes and no. If you had not suffered as you have, there would be no depth to you as a human being, no humility, no compassion. You would not be reading this now. Suffering cracks open the shell of ego, and then comes a point when it has served its purpose. Suffering is necessary until you realize it is unnecessary."-E. Tolle

"Be happy. It’s one way of being wise. "-Sidonie Colette

"People were created to be loved. Things were created to be used. The reason why the world is in chaos is because things are being loved and people are being used."

"Never judge what you don’t understand."

"NEVER BELIEVE Your Gifts Are Too Small. They Are Merely Seeds Waiting To Be Planted...But If You Don't Use Them. They Will Never Grow. And Neither Will You. "-Lynn R Davis

"What if you woke up tomorrow with only what you were grateful for today?

Be a positive Person. There’s nothing you can gain by dwelling on the negative."

"When you forgive yourself, you free yourself."- Lynn R. Davis

"You are more than your past, financial situation, job, personality triumph, or your failures. You are a child of God."- John 1:12

"Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less." -CS Lewis

"Sometimes being understanding is more important than being right. Sometimes we need not a brilliant mind that speaks but a patient heart that listens. Not keen eyes that judge and always see faults but open arms that accept. Not a finger that points out mistakes but gentle hands that lead."

"When we have nothing left but God, we discover that God is enough."

"Time is free, but its priceless. You cannot own it, but you can use it. You cannot keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost t you can never get it back."

"Your most powerful testimony is how you treat others after the church service is over."

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