Power of Positivity Quotes - Looking for Inspiration - Famous People Quotes

Give these quotes some thought and try to apply there messages to your life.

"You can’t go back and change the beginning but you can start where you are and change the ending."

"Do not be defined by your past, it contains lessons not a life sentence".

"In the end, we normally only regret the chances we did not take".

"Strength grows in the moments you think you can’t go on but you go on anyway".

"When life gives you a hundred reasons to break down and cry, show life you have a million reasons to smile and laugh".

"Your best teacher is your last mistake."  We all make mistakes, it is how we learn and grow.

"The past cannot be changed but the future can."

"When life brings you change that almost knocks you over, hold your breath and believe."

"Yesterday is gone, that is why it is called the past, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift, that is why it is called the present."

"Overthink often leads to unnecessary sadness."

"Happiness is found within.  Go find yourself, the world is yours". 

"Instead of letting your hardships and failures discourage you, let them inspire you".

"Stars cannot shine without darkness".

"In a world where you can be anything, be kind".

"No-one can make you feel inferior without your consent".

"Our dreams can only come true, if we have the courage to pursue them".

"It is much easier to cope in the good times than in the difficult times".

"Often, lessons in life will be repeated until they are learnt.  Don’t fight the old but build the new.  Strive for progress not perfection". 

"The razor blade is sharp but can't cut a tree"

"An axe is strong but can't cut hair."

"Everyone is important according to his/her own purpose".

"Never look down on anyone (or yourself) unless you are admiring their (or your) shoes".   

"There is a difference between giving up and knowing when you have had a enough".

"Your Life is your story, write it well, edit often."

"There is hope, even if the brain tells you there is not".

"If you focus on the hurt, you will continue to suffer. If you focus on the lesso, you will continue to grow."

"Try to never regret a day in your life.  A good day gives you happiness and bad days give you experience."

"The only thing holding you back is yourself.  Be careful how you are talking to yourself as you are listening." 

"Struggle of today is tomorrow’s strength."

"Worry will not change an outcome. Try to think happy." 

"Over thinking is only treating problems that are not there."

"Five things to try to quit right now:

Trying to make everyone happy
Living in the past
‘Doubting yourself’

"Small steps in the right direction can turn out to be the biggest steps of your life."

"Never give up as great things take time."

"Things get better in time."

"Life is NOT a problem to be solved but a reality to be experienced."

"Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground."

"Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it’s about learning to dance in the rain".

"Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black keys represent sadness, but as you go through life’s journey, remember the black keys make music too."

"Life is a Beautiful struggle."

"You only fail if you quit."

"Everyone’s  journey is different."

"Life is NOT about finding yourself, it is about creating yourself."

"Some people come into your life and leave a mark."

"I am not what happened to me.  I am what I choose to become."  CG Jung  

"You don't have to be positive all the time. It is perfectly okay to feel sad, angry, annoyed, frustrated, scared or anxious.  Having feelings doesn't make you a negative person, it makes you human."

"A meaningful life is not being rich, being popular, being highly educated.  It is about being real, being humble, being able to share ourselves and touch the lives of others."

"Sometimes you will not know the true value of a moment until it becomes a memory."

"Nothing is permanent, you are not stuck.  You can recreate yourself.  You have choices.  You can have new thoughts.  You can learn something new.  You can create new habitats."

"Life ahead of you is more important than life behind you."

"Life is not meant to be easy, it is meant to be lived.  Sometimes happy, other times rough.  But with every up and down you learn lessons that make you strong."  

"Over thinking will destroy your mood, breathe and let go."

Quotes from a few famous people: 

“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” 
― Marilyn Monroe

“I have not failed.  I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.”
― Thomas A. Edison

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” 
― Oscar Wilde

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” 
― Eleanor Roosevelt, This is My Story

“There are only two ways to live your life.  One is as though nothing is a miracle.  The other is as though everything is a miracle.” 
― Albert Einstein

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” 
― Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

“So, this is my life.  And I want you to know that I am both happy and sad and I'm still trying to figure out how that could be.” 
― Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” 
― Robert Louis Stevenson