The Top 100 Famous Quotes Of All Time

  1. “Things work out best for those who make the best of how things work out.” -John Wooden
  2. “Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.” -Les Brown
  3. “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” -Anne Frank
  4. “First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends; wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end.” -Aristotle
  5. “Do not let making a living prevent you from making a life.” -John Wooden
  6. “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” -Benjamin Franklin
  7. “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
  8. “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” -Colin Powell
  9. “Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.” -Gloria Steinem
  10. “Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” -George Addair
  11. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” -Helen Keller
  12. “Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
  13. “I failed my way to success.” -Thomas Edison
  14. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.” -Steve Jobs
  15. “The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” -Walt Disney
  16. “Whoever is happy will make others happy too.” -Anne Frank
  17. “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” -Maya Angelou
  18. “If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work.” -Thomas J. Watson
  19. “If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat! Just get on.” -Sheryl Sandberg
  20. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” -Mae West
  21. “Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.” -Margaret Mead
  22. “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” -Confucius
  23. “Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.” -Hans Christian Andersen
  24. “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” -Henry David Thoreau
  25. “Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but they don’t quit.” -Conrad Hilton
  26. “An unexamined life is not worth living.” -Socrates
  27. “It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.” -Herman Melville
  28. “If you set your goals ridiculously high and it’s a failure, you will fail above everyone else’s success.” -James Cameron
  29. “The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.” -Colin R. Davis
  30. “You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated.” -Maya Angelou
  31. “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” -Abraham Lincoln
  32. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So, throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover.” -Mark Twain
  33. “Life is never fair, and perhaps it is a good thing for most of us that it is not.” -Oscar Wilde
  34. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” -John D. Rockefeller
  35. “Winning isn’t everything, but wanting to win is.” -Vince Lombardi
  36. “I didn’t fail the test. I just found ways to do it wrong.” -Benjamin Franklin
  37. “The secret of success is to do the common thing uncommonly well.” -John D. Rockefeller Jr.
  38. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” -Helen Keller
  39. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” -Thomas A. Edison
  40. “The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” -Dalai Lama
  41. “You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” -Beverly Sills
  42. “You miss % of the shots you don’t take.” -Wayne Gretzky
  43. “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” -Robert Louis Stevenson
  44. “Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember — the only taste of success some people get is to take a bite out of you.” -Zig Ziglar
  45. “The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.” -Tony Robbins
  46. “Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about.” -Marilyn Monroe
  47. “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” -Albert Einstein
  48. “Successful people do what unsuccessful people are not willing to do. Don’t wish it were easier; wish you were better.” -Jim Rohn
  49. “Nothing is impossible, the word itself says, ‘I’m possible!'” -Audrey Hepburn
  50. “You know you are on the road to success if you would do your job and not be paid for it.” -Oprah Winfrey
  51. “You become what you believe.” -Oprah Winfrey
  52. “If life were predictable it would cease to be life and be without flavor.” -Eleanor Roosevelt
  53. “Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” -Babe Ruth
  54. “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” -Amelia Earhart
  55. “I never dreamed about success, I worked for it.” -Estee Lauder
  56. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” -Eleanor Roosevelt
  57. “Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” -John Lennon
  58. “I would rather die of passion than of boredom.” -Vincent van Gogh
  59. “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” -Confucius
  60. “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” -Henry Ford
  61. “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.” -Henry David Thoreau
  62. “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.” -Jim Rohn
  63. “Love the life you live. Live the life you love.” -Bob Marley
  64. “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” -Winston S. Churchill
  65. “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” -Robert Frost
  66. “The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. It’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” -Barack Obama
  67. “Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.” -Napoleon Hill
  68. “If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time.” -Steve Jobs
  69. “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples.” -Mother Teresa
  70. “If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.” -Oprah Winfrey
  71. “Dream big and dare to fail.” -Norman Vaughan
  72. “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
  73. “Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
  74. “I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.” -Thomas Jefferson
  75. “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.” -Franklin D. Roosevelt
  76. “The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” -Nelson Mandela
  77. “Whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right.” -Henry Ford
  78. “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.” -Dr. Seuss
  79. “Life is % what happens to me and % of how I react to it.” -Charles Swindoll
  80. “People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy.” -Tony Robbins
  81. “Life is trying things to see if they work.” -Ray Bradbury
  82. “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” -Ayn Rand
  83. “In this life we cannot do great things. We can only do small things with great love.” -Mother Teresa
  84. “I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear.” -Rosa Parks
  85. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” -Theodore Roosevelt
  86. “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.” -Vidal Sassoon
  87. “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” -Aristotle
  88. “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” -Winston Churchill
  89. “Life is made of ever so many partings welded together.” -Charles Dickens
  90. “If you genuinely want something, don’t wait for it — teach yourself to be impatient.” -Gurbaksh Chahal
  91. “May you live all the days of your life.” -Jonathan Swift
  92. “Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” -Alexander Graham Bell
  93. “The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” -Franklin D. Roosevelt
  94. “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to success is more important than any other one thing.” -Abraham Lincoln
  95. “Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.” -Albert Einstein
  96. “Life is a long lesson in humility.” -James M. Barrie
  97. “I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took any excuse.” -Florence Nightingale
  98. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” -David Brinkley
  99. “Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” -Mother Teresa
  100. “Life is ours to be spent, not to be saved.” -D. H. Lawrence
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