Looking for something to motivate you? Here are 10 quotes from famous people that will inspire you to start your career, go back to school — or just live your best life.
“What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.”
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.”
— Maya Angelou
“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”
— C.S. Lewis
"I believe that the only courage anybody ever needs is the courage to follow your own dreams."
— Oprah Winfrey
“It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop.
“I cannot do everything, but I can do something. I must not fail to do the something that I can do.”
— Helen Keller
“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”
— Michael Jordan
“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
— Eleanor Roosevelt
“Action is the foundational key to all success.”
— Pablo Picasso
"For what it’s worth: it’s never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you’re proud of, and if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again."
— F. Scott Fitzgerald
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