17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

Successful people don’t become that way overnight. What most people see at a glance—happiness, wealth, a great career, purpose—is the result of hard work and hustle over time.

Related: 5 Characteristics of Highly Successful People 

To be successful, you have to use each day as an opportunity to improve, to be better, to get a little bit closer to your goals. It might sound like a lot of work—and with a busy schedule, next to impossible. But the best part is, the more you accomplish, the more you’ll want to do, the higher you’ll want to reach. So as long as you have the hunger for success, you will always have the power within you to achieve it.

Use your ambition, drive and desire—along with these 17 motivational quotes—to make it happen.

17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

1. Your limitation—it’s only your imagination.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

2. Push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

3. Sometimes later becomes never. Do it now.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

4. Great things never come from comfort zones.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

5. Dream it. Wish it. Do it.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

6. Success doesn’t just find you. You have to go out and get it.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

7. The harder you work for something, the greater you’ll feel when you achieve it.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

8. Dream bigger. Do bigger.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

9. Don’t stop when you’re tired. Stop when you’re done.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

10. Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

11. Do something today that your future self will thank you for.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

12. Little things make big days.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

13. It’s going to be hard, but hard does not mean impossible.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

14. Don’t wait for opportunity. Create it.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

15. Sometimes we’re tested not to show our weaknesses, but to discover our strengths.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

16. The key to success is to focus on goals, not obstacles.


17 Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Be Successful

17. Dream it. Believe it. Build it.

Related: 17 Motivational Quotes to Help You Achieve Your Dreams

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Lydia Sweatt is the web producer for SUCCESS.com. She recently earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Texas at Arlington and is a Dallas native. She enjoys painting, a hefty taco and discovering new music.

4 Comments

  1. Avatar Himani Bhardwaj on January 2, 2019 at 9:09 am

    Thanks for these motivational and inspirational quotes – Lydia Sweatt. These are the perfect quotes for the demotivated person.

  2. Avatar Pink panther on March 23, 2019 at 12:28 pm

    Sometimes we’re tested not to show our weaknesses, but to discover our strengths.
    👆 well said .

  3. Avatar Lalit on March 29, 2019 at 7:49 am

    amazing.. love it ..

  4. Avatar Leeana sabri on April 2, 2019 at 5:58 am

    Your limitation—it’s only your imagination. Perception is always greater than reality. . . 👍

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