Sometimes it's so hard to feel motivated. Whether you're working toward a major life goal or simply trying to get through your daily routine, motivation is a crucial ingredient in the recipe for success. Try a motivation quote to rev your engine, and invite quotes about motivation to carry you toward your ultimate destination. Motivation quotes can be the impetus you have been looking for.

When you go to God, go big, dream big, live big. You will never live so big that you are too big for God.

Erwin Raphael McManus

Courage is nothing more than taking one step more than you think you can.

Holly Lisle

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Norman Vincent Peale

Be fearless in trying new things, whether they are physical, mental or emotional. Being afraid can challenge you to go to the next level.

Rita Wilson

Enthuse, widely and often.

Christine Wong Yap, conceptual artist

God found Gideon in a hole, Joseph in a prison, Daniel in a lion's den. Next time you feel unqualified to be used by God, remember: He tends to recruit from the pit, not the pedestal. 

Jon Acuff, author and motivational speaker

A word of encouragement can make the difference between giving up or going on.

Delores Cannon

Without effort, your talent is nothing more than your unmet potential. Without effort, your skill is nothing more than what you could have done but didn't.

Angela Duckworth, author

Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.

Julie Andrews, actress

Don't go out to prove somebody wrong, go and do things, whether you're female or male, just do it because you believe in yourself and you know you're there to do the job. 

Sarah Thomas, the first female full-time NFL official

Don't count the days; make the days count.

Muhammad Ali

Put your dreams on hold too long and they'll hang up on you.

submitted by Melissa Bucci