Good Quotes...

Encouragement quotes and Leadership quotes that inspire change.

Welcome to this collection of good quotes.

I have selected a variety of wise quotes, encouragement quotes and leadership quotes to inspire you to take the next step. (In your life or in your business.)

Quotes can be a very powerful tool to inspire you to change things around in your life.

I myself am a big admirer of Mahatma Gandhi. And it is one of his wise quotes I try to live by everyday:

-Be the change you want to see in the world-

It helps me to take responsibility for my life and empower myself (and hopefully others) to not complain about life too much with all its injustices, but instead do something about it! You see, like this I stay in control of the situation and keep my personal power to change whatever I feel is wrong with the world.

I hope you can find a quote like this in my collection of wise quotes too. A good quote can be the spark that lights your inner flame, and inspires you to live your life with passion!

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Good quotes I love

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.

-Marianne Williamson

Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.

-Wayne Dyer-

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

-Napoleon Hill-

People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.

-Zig Ziglar-

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

-Henry David Thoreau

He who refuses to embrace a unique opportunity loses the prize as surely as if he had failed.

-William James-

Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is possible.

-Claude Bissell-

You can read quotes about goal setting and perseverance quotes here: Quotes about goal setting and perseverance quotes

Encouragement quotes

Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do.

-H. Jackson Brown, Jr.-

A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure. -unknown-

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

Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.

-William James

The wise man does not lay up his own treasures. The more he gives to others, the more he has for his own.

-Lao Tzu-

May you live all the days of your life.

-Jonathan Swift-

Don't let one cloud obliterate the whole sky.

-Anaïs Nin-

A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.

-Lao Tzu-

Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.

-Lou Holtz-

Life is a long lesson in humility.

-James M. Barrie-

The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.

-Arnold Schwarzenegger-

Life is without meaning. You bring the meaning to it. The meaning of life is whatever you ascribe it to be. Being alive is the meaning.

-Joseph Campbell

When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place.


I really hope you've enjoyed my selection of good quotes. Pick one and write it on a post it, stick it on your dream board, memorize it, repeat it to yourself and then to others. And before you know it, you've made it your own.

Leadership quotes

"Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve. " 

-Tom Landry-

"A leader is best when people barely know he exists, not so good when people obey and acclaim him, worse when they despise him....But of a good leader who talks little when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say, "We did it ourselves."

 -Lao Tzu-

- "Don't tell people how to do things, tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results." 

-George S. Patton-

"The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can't blow an uncertain trumpet." 

-Theodore M. Hesburgh-

"Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with the important matters. " 

-Albert Einstein-

"Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes... but no plans. "

Peter Drucker

"Lead and inspire people. Don't try to manage and manipulate people. Inventories can be managed but people must be lead."  

-Ross Perot-

Leaders are like eagles.  They don't flock, you find them one at a time -


Motivation Phrases

“Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things,but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.”

-Jim Rohn

More great motivation phrases here: Motivation Phrases

So far the series of good quotes from my personal collection.

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