Inspirational Life Quotes to Encourage Positive Change
Do you have a positive outlook on life? One of the most important things in life is the ability to look at any given situation and find the positiveness in it. Sure it can be really hard especially when it feels like the deck is stacked against you and each step is a struggle. However by looking at every situation from an optimistic point of view we can gain inspiration and motivation on how to create positives out of the negatives.
Imagine looking at the world through the eyes of a child. Every leaf, stick and stone needs to be inspected, the tiniest things bring about immense joy. We lose sight of the joy that can be found in the little things in life as we grow older but it is the inquisitive nature of the child who doesn’t understand the concept of failure that we need to bring into adulthood so that we can create positive changes in our lives.
The overwhelming fear of failure can make us feel like the tasks we are undertaking are insurmountable and that we shouldn’t take risks as we will fail anyway. By having a positive outlook on life and by being inspired by the simple joy of life as life itself we can gain the inspiration and motivation that we need to complete and reach our goals.
I find that by reading inspirational life quotes each morning and having the ones that inspire me the most stuck onto my fridge helps me start off the day well in a positive mind-frame.
Here is a collection of inspiring quotes about life to help bring about positive change.
Positive Quotes About Life
“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” – Winston Churchill
“A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” – Charles Darwin
“Life is like a coin. You can spend it anyway you wish, but you only spend it once.” – Lillian Dickson
“Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.” – Henry Van Dyke
“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” – Albert Einstein
“We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill
“We must let go of the life we have planned so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell
“A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.” – David Brink
“Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.” – Josh Billings
“Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.” – Sholom Aleichem
“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” – Simone de Beauvoi
“Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
“If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” – Bruce Lee
“Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” – Soren Kierkegaard
“Life is a great big canvas and you should throw paint all the paint on it you can.” – Danny Kaye
“Life is a dream from which we must wake before we can dream again.” – Robert Jordan, The fires of heaven
“It is not length of life but depth of life.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.” – John W. Gardner
“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.” – Marie Curie
“Life is really simple but we insist on making it complicated.” – Confucius
“You cant make positive choices for the rest of your life without an environment that makes those choices easy natural and enjoyable – Deepak Chopra
“A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.” – Thomas Carlyle
“You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” – Albert Camus
“Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” – Buddha
“You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.” – Warren Buffett
“Life doesn’t require that we be the best, only that we try our best.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr
“Life is 10% what you make it and 90% how you take it.” – Irving Berlin
“Having a positive attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it cant be done – Bo Bennett
“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” – Simone de Beauvoir
“Our life is what our thoughts make it”. – Marcus Aurelius
“A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort – Herm Albright
“Do something for somebody everyday for which you do not get paid.” – Albert Schweitzer
“Learn from the past, set vivid, detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time over which you have any control: now.” –Denis Waitley
“Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” – Soren Kierkegaard
“Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.” – Tony Robbins
“Increase your personal power through positive and powerful communication. recognise and eliminate negative self talk – Caterine Rando
“Tolerance is the positive and cordial effort to understand another’s beliefs, practices and habits without necessarily sharing or accepting them. – Joseph E. Osborne
“You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.” ―E. O. Wilson
“Man never made any material as resilient as the human spirit.” – Bernard Williams
“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.” – Rabindranath Tagore
“Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them; that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like”. – Lao Tzu
“Don’t judge each day by the harvest your reap but by the seeds that you plant”. Robert Louis Stevenson
“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself”. – George Bernard Shaw
“We don’t see things as they are, we see them as we are”. – Anais Nin
“I really believe that everyone has a talent, ability, or skill that he can mine to support himself and to succeed in life.” – Dean Koontz
“Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.” – Napoleon Hill
“March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life’s path.”― Khalil Gibran
“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hope you enjoyed these Positive Life Quotes To Live By. Do you have any favorite inspiring quotes about life?
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