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power of words quotes

 

Looking for some power of words quotes? Then you have come to the right place!

 

We all know words have power right? Here are 100 power of words quotes to help you when you have no motivation.

For all the dream chasers out there, these power of words quotes have the potential to change your life.

 

 

Inspiring quotes have long helped people strive to achieve more in life. In fact, the right words and advice have the power to inspire you and are instrumental in changing lives.

Truly, words are like magic. They can lift your spirits or crush you. They can heal your soul or shatter you. They can move you to tears or give you strength and joy. They can be comforting, heart-wrenching, uplifting, nurturing or tear you to bits.

If you take only one thing away from this post please let it be this gold nugget piece of advice: Never, ever underestimate the power of a positive word.

 

Remember: you are a unique and amazing human being, possessing special gifts and talents. 

It is true – it really is – so own it!

 

Success

 

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs even though checkered by failure than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat

– Theodore Roosevelt

 

 

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not: unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination are omnipotent

– Calvin Coolidge

 

 

Great work is done by people who are not afraid to be great

– Fernando Flores

 

 

Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out

– Robert Collier

 

 

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up

– Thomas Edison

 

 

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then is not an act but a habit

– Aristotle

 

 

Excellence is in the details. Give attention to the details and excellence will come

– Perry Paxton

 

 

Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time

– Arthur Glasgow

 

 

Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiasm

– Winston Churchill

 

 

Keep away from those who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you believe that you too can become great

– Mark Twain

 

 

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are

– Theodore Roosevelt

 

 

You always pass failure on the way to success

–  Mickey Rooney

 

 

Dreams

 

 

Some look at things that are and ask why. I dream of things that never were and ask why not?

– George Bernard Shaw

 

 

Ideas are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny

– Carl Schurz

 

 

Consult not your fears but your hopes and dreams. Think not about your frustrations, but about your unfulfilled potential. Concern yourself not with what you tried and failed in but with what it is still possible for you to do

– Pope John XXIII

 

 

Yes, I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can find his way by the moonlight, and see the dawn before the rest of the world

– Oscar Wilde

 

 

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it

– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

 

 

Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die tomorrow

– James Dean.

 

 

I hope that I may always desire more than I can accomplish

– Michelangelo Buonarroti

 

 

Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. This time will pass anyway

– Earl Nighingale

 

 

Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will

– Karim Seddiki

 

 

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life

– Confucius

 

 

Change

 

 

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself

– Andy Warhol

 

 

Nothing is permanent but change.

– Heraclites

 

 

If you always do what you have always done, you will always get what you have always gotten.

-Henry Ford

 

 

It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters

– Epictetus

 

 

You are either part of the solution or you’re part of the problem

– Eldridge Cleaver

 

 

If a problem is fixable, if a situation is such that you can do something about it, then there is no need to worry. If it’s not fixable, then there is no help in worrying.

– Dalai Lama

 

 

You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have.

– Jim Rohn

 

 

Courage

 

 

You must do the thing you think you cannot do

– Eleanor Roosevelt

 

 

The greatest pleasure in life is doing what others say you cannot do

– Anonymous

 

 

Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not absence of fear

– Mark Twain

 

Only those who will risk going too far can possible find out how far one can go

– T.S Eliot

 

 

You can’t test courage cautiously

– Anne Dillard

 

 

I think people resist freedom because they’re afraid of the unknown. But it’s ironic. The only solution is to confront it – confront yourself- with the greatest fear imaginable. Expose yourself to your deepest fear. After that, fear has no power, and fear of freedom shrinks and vanishes. You are free

– James Douglas Morrison

 

 

I am convinced that it is not the fear of death, of our lives ending that haunts our sleep so much as the fear, that as far as the world is concerned, we might as well have never lived.

– Rabbi Harold Kosher

 

 

Courage is not the absence of fear but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear

– Ambrose Red Moon

 

 

If you wait to do everything until you’re sure it’s right, you’ll probably never do much of anything

– Win Borden

 

 

If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it’s great

– Tom Hanks

 

 

Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying I will try again tomorrow.

– Mary Anne Radmacher

 

 

Don’t give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring which opens the door

– Paulo Coelho

 

 

Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang the best

– Henry Van Dyke

 

 

Failure

 

 

Failure is only the opportunity to more intelligently begin again.

– Henry Ford

 

 

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.

– Dale Carnegie

 

Don’t be afraid to fail. Don’t waste energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It’s ok. If you’re not failing, you’re not growing.

-Stanley Judd

 

 

Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.

– Julie Andrews

 

 

History has demonstrated that the most notable winners usually encountered heartbreaking obstacles before they triumphed. They won because they refused to become discouraged by their defeats.

– B. C. Forbes

 

 

No man ever achieved worth-while success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.

– Napoleon Hill

 

 

The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; who knows the great enthusiasms, the great devotions, and spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement; and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly…

– Theodore Roosevelt

 

 

Inside every problem there is a hidden treasure inside. It’s your job to find it.

-Unknown

 

 

Failure is success if we learn from it.

– Malcolm Forbes

 

 

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.

– Conrad Hilton

 

 

The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything

– Theodore Roosevelt

 

 

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

– Calvin Coolidge

 

 

Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary existence

– C.S Lewis

 

 

You never know how strong you are until being strong is your only choice

 

– Bob Marley

 

 

Those who want to succeed will find a way; those who don’t will find an excuse

– Leo Aguila

 

 

I’ve never met a strong person with an easy past

– Unknown

 

 

Regret

 

 

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than the ones you did do.  So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover

– Mark Twain

 

 

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable

– Sydney J. Harris

 

 

I do not regret the things I’ve done, but those that I did not do

– Rory Cochrane

 

 

When a door closes, another opens but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

– Alexander Graham Bell

 

 

We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand

– Randy Pausch

 

 

If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it great.

– Tom Hanks

 

 

No rain, no flowers

– Unknown

 

 

Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather that it shall never have a beginning

– John Henry Cardinal Newman

 

 

Self-Awareness

 

 

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought

– Peace Pilgrim

 

 

Our greatest battles are that with our own minds

– Jameson Frank

 

 

To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift

– Roland Premontane

 

 

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself

– George Bernard Shaw

 

 

Thoughts can make you, thoughts can break you

– Swami Sukhabodhananda

 

 

 

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment

– Anonymous

 

Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.

– Aldous Huxley

 

 

Restlessness and discontent are the first necessities of progress

– Thomas Edison

 

 

Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.

– African Proverb

 

 

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

– Nelson Mandela

 

 

 

Never compromise yourself, it’s all you got

– Janis Joplin

 

 

Self-confidence is the first requisite for achieving great things

– Samuel Johnson

 

 

Have confidence that if you have done a little thing well, you can do a bigger thing well too

– David Malcolm Story

 

 

Holding anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned

– Buddha

 

 

Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway. You’ll be damned if you do, and damned if you don’t

– Eleanor Roosevelt

 

 

When once you have tasted flight you will always walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward: for there you have been and there you will always be

– Henry Van Dyke

 

 

If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves

– Thomas Edison

 

 

Whatever you are, be a good one

– Abraham Lincoln

 

 

Anything is possible. Anything can be

– Shel Silverstein

 

 

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

 

Love

 

 

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost

– Gilbert Chesterton

 

 

Surround yourself with the dreamers and the doers, the believers and the thinkers, but most of all, surround yourself with those who see the greatness within you, even when you don’t see it yourself

– Edmund Lee

 

 

Wherever you go, go with all your heart

– Confucius

 

 

Not everything that can be counted counts. And not everything that counts can be counted

– Albert Einstein

 

 

If you judge people, you have no time to love them

– Mother Teresa

 

 

You have to find happiness in yourself before you can find it with someone else

– Anonymous

 

 

To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when no one else will

– Sugar Ray Robinson

 

 

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

– H. Jackson Brown Jr

 

 

Life

 

 

Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All of life is an experiment

–   Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

 

Fate is for those too weak to determine their own destiny

– Kamran Hamid

 

 

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on

– Robert Frost

 

Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today

– Will Rogers

 

 

If you don’t run your own life, somebody else will

– John Atkinson

 

 

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives

– Anne Dillard

 

 

You’ll have time to rest when you’re dead

– Robert de Niro

 

 

The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware

– Henry Miller

 

 

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

– John W. Gardner

 

 

Life is what happens when you are making other plans

– John Lennon

 

 

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all

– Helen Keller

 

 

Things are never so bad that they can’t be made worse

– Humphrey Bogart

 

 

Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours

– Dale Carnegie

 

 

Get busy living or get busy dying

– Stephen King

 

 

The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waster my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time

– Jack London

 

 

Whether you think you can, or think you can’t, you’re right

– Henry Ford

 

 

Experience

 

 

There is only one thing more painful than learning from experience and that is not learning from experience

– Archibald Mc Leash

 

 

Mistakes are the portals of discovery

– James Joyce

 

 

A rough road leads to the stars

– Anonymous

 

 

You miss 100% of the shots you never take

– Wayne Gretzky

 

 

When written in Chinese the word “crisis” is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity

– John F Kennedy

 

 

If one truly has lost hope, one would not be around to say so

– Eric Bentley

 

The only difference between dreams and achievements is hard work

– Mayor Chris Bollwage

 

 

In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity

-Albert Einstein

 

 

Learn from the mistakes of others – you can never live long enough to make them all yourself

– John Luther

 

 

Everything will be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end

– John Lennon

 

 

 

 

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