Top 190 Motivational Quotes

Motivational Quotes: Igniting Your Inner Drive and Inspiring Action

Fueling Your Motivation for Success and Achievement

Motivation is the driving force that propels us toward our goals, encourages us to take action, and helps us overcome obstacles along the way. It ignites our inner fire, fuels our determination, and empowers us to achieve greatness. In this article, we present a collection of motivational quotes that serve as powerful reminders of the potential within us and inspire us to unleash our full capabilities.

Motivational quotes have the ability to lift our spirits, shift our perspective, and awaken our inner drive. They offer wisdom, encouragement, and guidance as we navigate the challenges and uncertainties of life. Whether you seek motivation in your personal or professional endeavors, these quotes serve as catalysts to push beyond limitations, pursue growth, and strive for success.

Igniting Your Inner Drive: Empowering Quotes for Motivation

Get ready to be inspired and motivated by the following collection of quotes. Let them ignite your inner drive, unleash your potential, and empower you to take action towards your goals and dreams. Use them as daily reminders to stay focused, resilient, and committed to your journey of growth and achievement.

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certa

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Thomas A. Edison
Hitch your wagon to a star.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
How do you know you’re going to do something, untill you do it?
J. D. Salinger
If you don’t ask, you don’t get.
Stevie Wonder
To be a good loser is to learn how to win.
Carl Sandburg
Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
Wayne Dyer
Don’t fight the problem, decide it.
George C. Marshall
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
W. Clement Stone
You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.
Babe Ruth
The hardships that I encountered in the past will help me succeed in the future.
Philip Emeagwali
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
Elon Musk
Expect problems and eat them for breakfast.
Alfred A. Montapert
Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
It’s always too early to quit.
Norman Vincent Peale
The people who influence you are the people who believe in you.
Henry Drummond
People always need to hear good motivational speeches.
Rudy Ruettiger
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Julie Andrews
Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.
George S. Patton
I listen to a lot of TED talks and motivational speakers.
Jordan Burroughs
I taught myself how to be a speaker on Google. I just Googled ‘how to be a motivational speaker.’
Lizzie Velasquez
You will never win if you never begin.
Helen Rowland
I used to watch a lot of motivational films and videos to remain positive.
S. Sreesanth
Never give in and never give up.
Hubert H. Humphrey
No matter how many goals you have achieved, you must set your sights on a higher one.
Jessica Savitch
Get action. Seize the moment. Man was never intended to become an oyster.
Theodore Roosevelt
Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned.
Peter Marshall
I have never moved away from my mainstay – trying to address all the environmental issues that come to me. I consult with law firms in the U.S., Australia, the U.K., Italy, Greece, and India to begin to address environmental disasters. I do motivational speaking.
Erin Brockovich
Motivational talks are something I have been asked to do and i fancy taking a crack at it.
George Groves
Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work.
H. L. Hunt
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Ayn Rand
I know not age, nor weariness nor defeat.
Rose Kennedy
Motivational speaking became my career. Who would ever

Motivational speaking became my career. Who would ever have thought it?
Rudy Ruettiger
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
Stephen Hawking
Never retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl.
Benjamin Jowett
Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward.
Victor Kiam
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
Samuel Beckett
Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.
Simone de Beauvoir
A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did.
John Burroughs
I am not a has-been. I am a will be.
Lauren Bacall
Be gentle to all and stern with yourself.
Saint Teresa of Avila
True happiness involves the full use of one’s power and talents.
John W. Gardner
Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.
Arthur Ashe
After a storm comes a calm.
Matthew Henry
Do whatever you do intensely.
Robert Henri
You must take action now that will move you towards your goals. Develop a sense of urgency in your life.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
Nelson Mandela
My mum was massively important to everything I’ve done, and now her memory is a motivational tool for me.
Fran Kirby
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
Mark Twain
I’m completely honest with everyone I deal with. I genuinely care about people. I want to see people succeed and be the best that they can be. So, I wanted to write a motivational book about life, love and the pursuit of happiness.
Bruce Buffer
Who seeks shall find.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
Woodrow Wilson
My first book was called, ‘Mountain, Get Out of My Way,’ where I did an autobiographical sketch, if you will, looking back at myself and looking back at things in my life, and juxtaposing them against things that are happening in other people’s lives and trying to be motivational.
Montel Williams
Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand.
Baruch Spinoza
Before I play matches I’m always switching myself on. That’s why I have that walk-on music – Two Steps From Hell – they produce really good motivational gladiator-style music. As soon as that music comes on I’m switched on and I’m ready for a brawl!
Neil Robertson
I like motivational books, because I like the go-getting American spirit – your destiny is in your own hands, life is what you make it, don’t accept your limitations, jump before you’re pushed, leap before you look.
Louise Mensch
Go big or go home. Because it’s true. What do you have to lose?
Eliza Dushku
To begin, begin.
William Wordsworth
You can never quit. Winners never quit, and quitters never win.
Ted Turner
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.
Charles R. Swindoll
Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
Oprah Winfrey
You need to overcome the tug of people against you as you reach for high goals.
George S. Patton
Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you

Opportunity does not knock, it presents itself when you beat down the door.
Kyle Chandler
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life’s path.
Khalil Gibran
Well done is better than well said.
Benjamin Franklin
One of the hidden benefits of me being a student manager at Kentucky was me having the responsibility of driving Rick Pitino to his motivational speaking engagements.
Frank Vogel
Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.
Dalai Lama
A goal is a dream with a deadline.
Napoleon Hill
Learn from the past, set vivid, detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time over which you have any control: now.
Denis Waitley
Follow your inner moonlight; don’t hide the madness.
Allen Ginsberg
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
William James
The weeds keep multiplying in our garden, which is our mind ruled by fear. Rip them out and call them by name.
Sylvia Browne
I’ve always thought of acting as more of an exercise in empathy, which is not to be confused with sympathy. You’re trying to get inside a certain emotional reality or motivational reality and try to figure out what that’s about so you can represent it.
Edward Norton
In motivating people, you’ve got to engage their minds and their hearts. I motivate people, I hope, by example – and perhaps by excitement, by having productive ideas to make others feel involved.
Rupert Murdoch
Never, never, never give up.
Winston Churchill
Know or listen to those who know.
Baltasar Gracian
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.
Benjamin Franklin
If you’re going through hell, keep going.
Winston Churchill
You can’t expect to hit the jackpot if you don’t put a few nickels in the machine.
Flip Wilson
Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.
Gordon B. Hinckley
We are taught you must blame your father, your sisters, your brothers, the school, the teachers – but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change.
Katharine Hepburn
You have to make it happen.
Denis Diderot
A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.
George S. Patton
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
Theodore Roosevelt
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
Lao Tzu