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're always trying to conform to the norm, you lose your uniqueness, which can be the foundation for your greatness.

Dale Archer

Don't ask the Lord to guide your footsteps if you are not willing to move your feet.

submitted by reader Elaine Johnson of Atlanta, Georgia
Live now. Procrastinate later.
Karen Salmansohn

Break the unreasonable down into little reasonable chunks. A big goal is only achieved when every little thing that you do every day gets you closer to that goal.

Maren Kate

Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill
Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out.
submitted by Shirley Thiessen
My dad always had this little sign on his desk: 'The bigger your head is, the easier your shoes are to fill.' He really drilled that in.
Phil Jackson

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try.

Beverly Sills

You can rise above almost any obstacle if you're willing to work hard and believe that you can do it.

Dr. Thad Bell

Sometimes we complain, but there is something beautiful about waking up before everyone to get better at what we love.

Missy Franklin

My motto was always to keep swinging. Whether I was in a slump or feeling badly or having trouble off the field, the only thing to do was keep swinging.

Hank Aaron


Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu