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100 Inspirational Quotes to Change Your Life Forever

Inspirational Quotes or Motivational Quotes are of greater help if you ever feel down or low in your life. Inspirational quotes are to keep you going and push you towards your ultimate goal, dream, or aim in life which has to be fulfilled. If you ever feel demotivated or feel a lack of energy start reading famous inspirational quotes or sayings by great authors or great people such as Swami Vivekananda, Mother Teresa, Dalai Lama XIV, Paulo Coelho, Albert Einstein, William Shakespeare, Herbert Bayard Swope,  Theodore Roosevelt and many more. People who did something extraordinary in their lives had such a great vision that they wrote big things in few words which we called Inspirational Quotes.

Inspirational Quotes, Motivational Quotes, and Positive Quote not only uplift your mood but boost your English language writing skills. You can add these quotes to your writing and make a great piece of content

Here are some 100+ Inspirational Quotes from some great authors to Change Your Life Forever

“Be yourself”

― Peeta

Arise! Awake! and stop not until the goal is reached.

― Swami Vivekananda

“Peace begins with a smile..”

― Mother Teresa

“I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.”

― Herbert Bayard Swope

“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.”

― Dalai Lama XIV

“It’s no use going back to yesterday because I was a different person then.”

― Lewis Carroll

“Nothing is impossible, the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!”

― Audrey Hepburn

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”

― Paulo Coelho

“It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”

― Paulo Coelho

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

― George Bernard Shaw

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”

― Thomas A. Edison

“I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.”

― Albert Einstein

“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

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”

― Theodore Roosevelt

Believe you can and you’re halfway there.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.

― Theodore Roosevelt

The unforgivable crime is soft hitting. Do not hit at all if it can be avoided, but never hit softly.

― Theodore Roosevelt

I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.

― Theodore Roosevelt

The man who loves other countries as much as his own stands on a level with the man who loves other women as much as he loves his own wife.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.

― Theodore Roosevelt

In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.

― Theodore Roosevelt

If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn’t sit for a month.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Order without liberty and liberty without order are equally destructive.

― Theodore Roosevelt

No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Absence and death are the same – only that in death there is no suffering.

― Theodore Roosevelt

It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.

― Theodore Roosevelt

A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car; but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.

― Theodore Roosevelt

The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything.

― Theodore Roosevelt

Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.

― Theodore Roosevelt

No man is above the law and no man is below it: nor do we ask any man’s permission when we ask him to obey it.

― Theodore Roosevelt

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”

― Mahatma Gandhi

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”

― Mahatma Gandhi

“When I despair, I remember that all through history the way of truth and love have always won. There have been tyrants and murderers, and for a time, they can seem invincible, but in the end, they always fall. Think of it–always.”

― Mahatma Gandhi

“Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway.”

― Eleanor Roosevelt

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

― Eleanor Roosevelt

“Appearances are a glimpse of the unseen.”

― Anaxagoras

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

― Winston S. Churchill

“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us.”

― Helen Keller

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.”

― Martin Luther King

“Without music, life would be a mistake.”

― Friedrich Nietzsche

“We accept the love we think we deserve.”

― Stephen Chbosky

“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.”

― Oscar Wilde

“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”

― Neil Gaiman

“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.”

― Bill Keane

“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go…”

Dr. Seuss

“Everything you can imagine is real.”

― Pablo Picasso

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”

― George Eliot

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.”

― Maya Angelou

A person’s a person, no matter how small.”

― Dr. Seuss

“You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.”

― Nicholas Sparks

“Well-behaved women seldom make history.”

― Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.”

― F. Scott Fitzgerald

“The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.”

― Agatha Christie

It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop


The secret of getting ahead is getting started.

― Mark Twain

Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.

― Dalai Lama

Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.

― George S. Patton

When love is at its best, one loves so much that he cannot forget.

― Helen Hunt Jackson

He who has done his best for his own time has lived for all times.

― Friedrich Schiller

Every true genius is bound to be naive.

― Friedrich Schiller

He who considers too much will perform little.

― Friedrich Schiller

Opposition always inflames the enthusiast, never converts him.

― Friedrich Schiller

Peace is rarely denied to the peaceful.

― Friedrich Schiller

Happy he who learns to bear what he cannot change.

― Friedrich Schiller

Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is there.

― Friedrich Schiller

We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.

Swami Vivekananda

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.

Swami Vivekananda

Never think there is anything impossible for the soul. It is the greatest heresy to think so. If there is sin, this is the only sin; to say that you are weak, or others are weak.

Swami Vivekananda

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished.

Swami Vivekananda

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished.

Swami Vivekananda

The Vedanta recognizes no sin it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the Vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.

Swami Vivekananda

The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.

Swami Vivekananda

The will is not free – it is a phenomenon bound by cause and effect – but there is something behind the will which is free.

Swami Vivekananda

That man has reached immortality who is disturbed by nothing material.

Swami Vivekananda

You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.

Swami Vivekananda

Hell is empty and all the devils are here.

― William Shakespeare

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

― Norman Vincent Peale

Three things in life – your health, your mission, and the people you love. That’s it. 

― Naval Ravikant

Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards.

― Soren Kierkegaard

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