Positive Motivational Quotes

Positive Motivational Quotes

Here are some positive motivational quotes to start your day. You can also use them to inspire you during your day. I try to read a few everyday to keep my frame of mind positive. The only difference between positive motivational quotes and positive affirmations is that the not only does the quote inspire you but so can the person that said it. Who doesn't want to aspire to be like Thomas Jefferson, Winston Churchill, Emily Dickenson, and Oprah Winfrey, only to name a few. 

Surrounding yourself with great inspirational, distinguished, illusive and talented people on a daily basis will inspire you to be the best that you can be. Any time you are ready to give up come here and read a few of these positive motivational quotes from such wonderful people. they will keep you on track! 

Positive Motivational Quotes from Famous Women

“No gesture is too small when done with gratitude.”


"People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."

Elizabeth Kübler-Ross, author of "On Death and Dying"

“If you are hurt, whether in mind or body, don’t nurse your bruises. Get up and light-heartedly, courageously, good temperedly get ready for the next encounter. This is the only way to take life – this is also ‘playing’ the game!”

Emily Post, Author

“Books can be dangerous. The best ones should be labeled ‘This could change your life’.”

Helen Exley, Author

"We never know how high we are Till we are called to rise; And then, if we are true to plan, Our statures touch the skies." 

Emily Dickinson, American poet

"I have learned over the years that when one's mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear." 

Rosa Parks, African-American civil rights activist

“When you are grateful—when you can see what you have—you unlock blessings to flow in your life.”

Suze Orman

Positive Motivational Quotes by Powerful Figureheads

"Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others."

Winston Churchill

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. 

Thomas Jefferson

"Failures to heroic minds are the stepping stones to success."

Thomas Chandler Haliburton

Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes. 

Benjamin Disraeli

“If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude.”

Charles R. Swindoll

“Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.”


“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”

Albert Schweitzer

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”

Winston Churchill

Positive Motivational Quotes by Inspirational People

“If we did all the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves.”

Thomas Edison

“Out of clutter, find Simplicity. From discord, find Harmony. In the middle of difficulty lies Opportunity.”

Albert Einstein

“Change your thoughts and you change your world.”

Norman Vincent Peale

“Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”

Albert Schweitzer

“Every time you stay out late; every time you sleep in; every time you miss a workout; every time you don’t give 100% – You make it that much easier for me to beat you.”


"Heaven never helps the man who will not act."


"Live each day as if your life had just begun."

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

"There are three kinds of people in the world, the wills, the won'ts and the can'ts. The first accomplish everything; the second oppose everything; the third fail in everything.

Eclectic Magazine

Positive Thought

Hope these positive motivational quotes have helped to inspire you.

As always be well,


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