13 Encouraging Quotes to Inspire You

Having a bad day? Feeling uninspired? Maybe a little lost? On the dark days, these quotes will help give you the encouragement you need to keep going. You’ve got this.

1. “It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.” –Oprah Winfrey

2. “I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.” –Og Mandino

3. “Courage, dear heart.” –C.S. Lewis

4. “In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.” –Albert Einstein

5. “It doesn’t matter how slow you go as long as you don’t stop.” –Confucius

6. “He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.” –Friedrich Nietzsche

7. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” –Theodore Roosevelt

8. “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson

9. “Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.” –J.K. Rowling

10. “The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.” –Buddha

11. “A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.” –Maya Angelou

12. “And you ask ‘What if I fall?’ Oh but my darling, what if you fly?” –Erin Hanson

13. “Embrace uncertainty. Some of the most beautiful chapters in our lives won’t have a title until much later.” –Bob Goff

Related: 13 Powerful Quotes About Inner Strength​


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  1. Avatar kennedy on March 30, 2019 at 4:52 am


  2. Avatar Sam Thomas on May 21, 2019 at 9:51 am

    Remember the good times, be strong during the difficult times, love always, laugh often, and thank God every day.

    • Avatar Maria Rivera on November 17, 2019 at 9:51 pm


  3. Avatar Sam Thomas on May 21, 2019 at 9:54 am

    Life is too short to worry about stupid things. Have fun. Fall in love. Regret nothing, and don’t let people bring you down.

    • Avatar Yomi on May 25, 2019 at 9:28 pm

      Mingle up side than like a stream is a result of pabulum, everything is mountain but it fall on beggars. Make environment your only friend.

  4. Avatar Sam Thomas on May 21, 2019 at 11:30 am

    Life doesn’t let you to go back and change things. All you can do is learn from the past, and prepare for what the future may bring.

    • Avatar Kami on June 20, 2019 at 5:32 am

      One of my favorite quotes is by Abraham Lincoln: ”We can complain because rose bushes have thorns or rejoice because thorn bushes have roses.”

  5. Avatar Connie on June 20, 2019 at 3:59 am

    I Needed These Wise Words

  6. Avatar Eselda Remas on September 23, 2019 at 11:40 am

    Books are the fragments of our past to guide us in the future. – A bug from a movie called “Epic.”

  7. Avatar Lucky on November 19, 2019 at 3:46 am

    A anthill of failure will always grow to a mountain of success.

  8. Avatar Nobody on November 21, 2019 at 4:44 pm

    “if you don’t have a shadow, you are not in the light”- Nobody likes this-(Check my name)

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