Words of Encouragement Quotes
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
A dream only becomes overrated when not pursued by the dreamer.
– Courtney Hickman
Fall seven times, stand up eight.
– Japanese Proverb
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.
– J.R.R. Tolkien
There is no excellent beauty that hath not some strangeness in the proportion.
– Francis Bacon
When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
It’s not whether you get knocked down. It’s whether you get up again.
– Vince Lombardi
Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.
– Arthur Ashe
You cannot expect victory and plan for defeat.
– Joel Osteen
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
– Helen Keller
You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
– Eleanor Roosevelt
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
– Henry David Thoreau
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
– William James
If you don’t pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves.
– David Allen
You can get a thousand no’s from people, and only one “yes” from God.
– Tyler Perry
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
– Thomas A. Edison
Encourage yourself, believe in yourself, and love yourself. Never doubt who you are.
– Stephanie Lahart
The tongue is the strongest muscle in the human body; use yours to lift someone up today.
-Terri Ann Armstrong
Opportunity may knock only once but temptation leans on the door bell.
– Oprah Winfrey
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
– Robert Schuller
Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
– Lolly Daskal
Inspirational Words of Encouragement
Life is very interesting. In the end, some of your greatest pains become your greatest strengths.
– Drew Barrymore
The most wasted day of all is that which we have not laughed.
– Sebastien-Roch Nicholas Chamfort
He robbed that smiles, steals something from the thief.
– Williams Shakespeare
The greatest act of faith some days is to simply get up and face another day.
– Amy Gatliff
You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
– C.S. Lewis
There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them.
But they are there for a reason. Only when we have overcome them will we understand why they were there.
– Paulo Coelho
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
– Winston Churchill
A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.
– John A. Shedd
Nothing happens to any man which he is not formed by nature to bear.
– Marcus Aurelius
There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why… I dream of things that never were, and ask why not?
– Robert Kennedy
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
– Henry Ford
Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.”
– Richard Bach
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
– Anne Frank
When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
– Alexander Graham Bell
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
– Martha Washington
Thankfully, persistence is a great substitute for talent.
– Steve Martin
Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward.
– Victor Kiam
Temptation is not to be feared, but controlled.
– Deborah Brodie
Sometimes the best goal you can set is just to get out of bed every day. If you can succeed at this, then other things become possible.
– Cynthia Patterson
Learning is the beginning of wealth. Learning is the beginning of health. Learning is the beginning of spirituality. Searching and learning is where the miracle process all begins.
– Jim Rohn
I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.
– Robert H. Schuller
If it is bread that you seek, you will have bread. If it is the soul you seek, you will find the soul. If you understand this secret, you know you are that which you seek.
Tell you heart that the fear of suffering is worse than suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.
– Paulo Coelho
Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.
– Maria Robinson
Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.
– John D. Rockefeller
Cultivate an optimistic mind, use your imagination, always consider alternatives, and dare to believe that you can make possible what others think is impossible.
– Rodolfo Costa
Destroy what you have become and become what you did destroy.
– Muhammed Bhikha
I live to inspire, not start the fire.
– Jonathan Anthony Burkett
Words of Encouragement For A Friend
Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.
– Albert Einstein
Everything will be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, then it’s not the end.
– Ed Sheeran
The best foundation for relationships to grow, flourish, and succeed is a deep-rooted friendship.
– Jonathan Anthony Burkett
You need to be buried deep in the dirt before you can find your bloom.”
– Roz Inga
If you complain to someone, you assume that it’s someone who really cares about you.
– Scott Hahn
You may not be the smartest, richest or best looking person but you’re probably not the dumbest, ugliest or poorest either.
– Rob Liano
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.
– Wayne Dyer
Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.
– Stephen R. Covey
Down un their hearts, wise men know this truth: the only way to help yourself is to help others.
– Elbert Hubbard
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
– Dalai Lama
Nature never repeats herself, and the possibilities of one human soul will never be found in another.
– Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Words of Encouragement From The Bible
It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you; he will not fail you or forsake you. Do not fear or be dismayed.
– Deuteronomy 31:8
Anxiety in a man’s heart weighs him down, but a good word makes him glad.
– Solomon, King of Israel; Proverbs 12:25
Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.
– James, the brother of Jesus Christ; James 1:12
The name of the LORD is a strong tower; the righteous run to it and are safe.
– Proverbs 18:10
I have set the LORD always before me. Because he is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
– Psalm 16:8
Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you.
– 1 Peter 5:7
Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.
– John 14.27
When the righteous cry for help, the Lord hears, and rescues them from all their troubles.
– Psalm 34:17
Great peace have those who love your law, and nothing can make them stumble.
– Psalm 119:165
Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid or terrified because of them, for the Lord your God goes with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you.
– Deuteronomy 31:6