Here we have the best You Quotes from famous authors such as Jim Morrison, Oscar Wilde, Mario Andretti, Luka Modric, Richard M. Nixon. Find the perfect quotation from our collection.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
Desire is the key to motivation, but it’s determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal – a commitment to excellence – that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
There are ups and downs, but whatever happens, you have to trust and believe in yourself.
Only if you have been in the deepest valley, can you ever know how magnificent it is to be on the highest mountain.
If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.
Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them.
You can’t win unless you learn how to lose.
Live the life you’ve dreamed.
You never know God is all you need until God is all you have.
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Let the one among you who is without sin be the first to cast a stone.
Once your mind and body is healthy, it creates a freedom that helps you enjoy life.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
Make space in your life for the things that matter, for family and friends, love and generosity, fun and joy. Without this, you will burn out in mid-career and wonder where your life went.
I believe that in life, you have to give things your best shot, do your best. You have to focus on what needs to be done, do the right thing, not the popular thing.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.
I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.
Those are my principles, and if you don’t like them… well, I have others.
To all the other dreamers out there, don’t ever stop or let the world’s negativity disenchant you or your spirit. If you surround yourself with love and the right people, anything is possible.
I used to think that the worst thing in life was to end up alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel alone.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.
Do not mind anything that anyone tells you about anyone else. Judge everyone and everything for yourself.
You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot – it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.
Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself, that’s when you’re most beautiful.
Without mathematics, there’s nothing you can do. Everything around you is mathematics. Everything around you is numbers.
If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, then you are a comrade of mine.
Everything you can imagine is real.
Don’t forget to tell yourself positive things daily! You must love yourself internally to glow externally.
There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening, that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique.
Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.
You are just your intelligence.
Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful.
I know where I’m going and I know the truth, and I don’t have to be what you want me to be. I’m free to be what I want.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Believe in yourself and believe in your dreams. Follow them, never give up, that’s the most important thing. If you believe you can get there, then one day you will.
If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.
You cannot be a winner without maturity and consistency.
Love is the answer, and you know that for sure; Love is a flower, you’ve got to let it grow.
The way you think, the way you behave, the way you eat, can influence your life by 30 to 50 years.
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, it’s at the end of your arm, as you get older, remember you have another hand: The first is to help yourself, the second is to help others.
If you don’t know where you are going, you might wind up someplace else.
You can’t wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
With consistency and reps and routine you’re going to achieve your goals and get where you want to be.
Nothing will work unless you do.
The Bible will keep you from sin, or sin will keep you from the Bible.
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.
The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.
Never give up, and be confident in what you do. There may be tough times, but the difficulties which you face will make you more determined to achieve your objectives and to win against all the odds.
Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.
There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.
Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’
You were designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
I believe that the greatest gift you can give your family and the world is a healthy you.
It’s really not about what you have. It’s about how you’re able to enjoy life in general.
When you cease to dream you cease to live.
If you want to shine like a sun, first burn like a sun.
In my deepest, darkest moments, what really got me through was a prayer. Sometimes my prayer was ‘Help me.’ Sometimes a prayer was ‘Thank you.’ What I’ve discovered is that intimate connection and communication with my creator will always get me through because I know my support, my help, is just a prayer away.
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
If you’re not cheating, you’re not trying.
Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.
Always believe in yourself and keep going. You don’t have to have the most talent in the world. You don’t have to be the smartest person in the world. If you persist and you persist and you persist, you will be successful.
Be nice to people on your way up because you’ll meet them on your way down.
Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.
Do more than you are being paid to do, and you’ll eventually be paid more for what you do.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.
If you’re afraid to fail, then you’re probably going to fail.
I learned that we can do anything, but we can’t do everything… at least not at the same time. So think of your priorities not in terms of what activities you do, but when you do them. Timing is everything.
Experience is something you don’t get until just after you need it.
If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.
Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.
Only you can control your future.
You have to enjoy life. Always be surrounded by people that you like, people who have a nice conversation. There are so many positive things to think about.
If you wish to be a success in the world, promise everything, deliver nothing.
Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A ‘you can do it‘ when things are tough.
Now, as a nation, we don’t promise equal outcomes, but we were founded on the idea everybody should have an equal opportunity to succeed. No matter who you are, what you look like, where you come from, you can make it. That’s an essential promise of America. Where you start should not determine where you end up.
When you look at people who are successful, you will find that they aren’t the people who are motivated, but have consistency in their motivation.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
I ain’t giving up on myself, so if you give up on me, I ain’t got nothing else to say for you.
When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier.
If you find it in your heart to care for somebody else, you will have succeeded.
Be not afraid of discomfort. If you can’t put yourself in a situation where you are uncomfortable, then you will never grow. You will never change. You’ll never learn.
You can be discouraged by failure, or you can learn from it. So go ahead and make mistakes, make all you can. Because, remember that’s where you’ll find success – on the far side of failure.
Love isn’t something you find. Love is something that finds you.
Life is a difficult game. You can win it only by retaining your birthright to be a person.
You’re not looking for perfection in your partner. Perfection is all about the ego. With soulmate love, you know that true love is what happens when disappointment sets in – and you’re willing to deal maturely with these disappointments.
If you don’t like how things are, change it! You’re not a tree.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
Enjoy the journey and try to get better every day. And don’t lose the passion and the love for what you do.
There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen.
The only thing you sometimes have control over is perspective. You don’t have control over your situation. But you have a choice about how you view it.
Don’t Take Anything Personally. Nothing others do is because of you. What others say and do is a projection of their own reality, their own dream. When you are immune to the opinions and actions of others, you won’t be the victim of needless suffering.
Doing voiceovers is so great because even though many people would think it’s just your voice, you really do use all your physicality. I’ve done everything from playing a butterfly to Alice in Wonderland when she‘s 10 feet tall, so it allows you to be an actor and build new characters.
The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you can see.
You can kill a revolutionary but you can never kill the revolution.
Employees are a company’s greatest asset – they’re your competitive advantage. You want to attract and retain the best; provide them with encouragement, stimulus, and make them feel that they are an integral part of the company’s mission.
Don’t worry when you are not recognized, but strive to be worthy of recognition.
It’s always wonderful to get to know women, with the mystery and the joy and the depth. If you can make a woman laugh, you’re seeing the most beautiful thing on God’s Earth.
Love is the flower you’ve got to let grow.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.
They may forget what you said – but they will never forget how you made them feel.
A brand for a company is like a reputation for a person. You earn reputation by trying to do hard things well.
Set your goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.
An escalator can never break: it can only become stairs. You should never see an Escalator Temporarily Out Of Order sign, just Escalator Temporarily Stairs. Sorry for the convenience.
Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I assure you, it’s much more serious than that.
Show me a good loser, and I’ll show you a loser.
There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.
The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it.
To become ‘unique,’ the challenge is to fight the hardest battle which anyone can imagine until you reach your destination.
Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.
Life could be wonderful if people would leave you alone.
Sometimes it’s the journey that teaches you a lot about your destination.
Allah is with people who show patience. If you are down in the dumps, Allah will help you if you have belief. But this is a personal thing between you and him. You can’t fool Allah.
I see it all perfectly; there are two possible situations – one can either do this or that. My honest opinion and my friendly advice is this: do it or do not do it – you will regret both.
Recession is when a neighbor loses his job. Depression is when you lose yours.
You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.
Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect everyone who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever you give up that force, you are inevitably ruined.
And know that I am with you always; yes, to the end of time.
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it’s dead for you.
In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt.
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
Your personality is what makes you sexy.
It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what you see.
You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.
Unless you have bad times, you can’t appreciate the good times.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.
Whatever you do, do with determination. You have one life to live; do your work with passion and give your best. Whether you want to be a chef, doctor, actor, or a mother, be passionate to get the best result.
Do all you can to make your dreams come true.
Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Friends can help each other. A true friend is someone who lets you have total freedom to be yourself – and especially to feel. Or, not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at the moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to – letting a person be what he really is.
If you want something said, ask a man; if you want something done, ask a woman.
Your dreams are what define your individuality. They have the power to give you wings and make you fly high.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Would you believe in what you believe in if you were the only one who believed it?
Adopt responsibility for your own well-being, try to put your family together, try to serve your community, try to seek for eternal truth… That’s the sort of thing that can ground you in your life, enough so that you can withstand the difficulty of life.
You cannot always control what goes on outside. But you can always control what goes on inside.
Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care.
You can close your eyes to reality but not to memories.
Sometimes you make the right decision, sometimes you make the decision right.
Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.
You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.
Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
We all have to start somewhere, and doing something is better than nothing at all. Start small so you don’t get discouraged and give up. Remember it is all about consistency.
You just can’t beat the person who never gives up.
You can’t fix stupid.
If you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life.
To know what you know and what you do not know, that is true knowledge.
A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
Doing the best at this moment puts you in the best place for the next moment.
Only the disciplined ones in life are free. If you are undisciplined, you are a slave to your moods and your passions.
I think it’s important to get your surroundings as well as yourself into a positive state – meaning surround yourself with positive people, not the kind who are negative and jealous of everything you do.
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
Think 100 times before you take a decision, But once that decision is taken, stand by it as one man.
You can design and create, and build the most wonderful place in the world. But it takes people to make the dream a reality.
The truth will set you free, but first it will make you miserable.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Success makes so many people hate you. I wish it wasn’t that way. It would be wonderful to enjoy success without seeing envy in the eyes of those around you.
Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.
The most beautiful thing you can wear is confidence.
Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time.
If you are caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, hold up a 1-iron. Not even God can hit a 1-iron.
The journey is never ending. There’s always gonna be growth, improvement, adversity; you just gotta take it all in and do what’s right, continue to grow, continue to live in the moment.
Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life.
It is nice finding that place where you can just go and relax.
With confidence, you have won before you have started.
You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.
You become what you believe, not what you think or what you want.
May you live as long as you want and not want as long as you live.
Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.
Smiling is definitely one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that’s beautiful.
The control of information is something the elite always does, particularly in a despotic form of government. Information, knowledge, is power. If you can control information, you can control people.
It’s about you. If you win, it’s you; if you lose, it’s you. Black and white. Nowhere to hide.
Things are never quite as scary when you’ve got a best friend.
Life is pain, highness. Anyone who tells you differently is selling something.
Doctors are the same as lawyers; the only difference is that lawyers merely rob you, whereas doctors rob you and kill you too.
Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You got to keep going.
Never interrupt someone doing what you said couldn’t be done.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher.
You’re beautiful, like a May fly.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical.
If you want peace, you don’t talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.
You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
If you want total security, go to prison. There you’re fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking… is freedom.
Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.
If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good.
The word ‘racism’ is like ketchup. It can be put on practically anything – and demanding evidence makes you a ‘racist.’
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.
If you learn something new every day, you can teach something new every day.
I want to do with you what spring does with cherry trees.
Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
Sometimes things don’t go your way, but you get up and keep going.
Thank you for life, and all the little ups and downs that make it worth living.
You don’t get what you want in life. You get who you are!
Be Impeccable With Your Word. Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the word to speak against yourself or to gossip about others. Use the power of your word in the direction of truth and love.
You may delay, but time will not.
If you want a vision of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face – forever.
As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you.
Positive feelings come from being honest about yourself and accepting your personality, and physical characteristics, warts and all; and, from belonging to a family that accepts you without question.
For good ideas and true innovation, you need human interaction, conflict, argument, debate.
Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
I ask you to judge me by the enemies I have made.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Catch on fire and people will come for miles to see you burn.
It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.
When you can’t make them see the light, make them feel the heat.
If you want to see the sunshine, you have to weather the storm.
Life isn’t black and white. It’s a million gray areas, don’t you find?
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’
I think it’s very important to have a feedback loop, where you’re constantly thinking about what you’ve done and how you could be doing it better. I think that’s the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.
Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going.
Did you ever stop to think, and forget to start again?
Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.
If you steal from one author it’s plagiarism; if you steal from many it’s research.
I cannot lead you into battle. I do not give you laws or administer justice but I can do something else – I can give my heart and my devotion to these old islands and to all the peoples of our brotherhood of nations.
See, when you drive home today, you’ve got a big windshield on the front of your car. And you’ve got a little bitty rearview mirror. And the reason the windshield is so large and the rearview mirror is so small is because what’s happened in your past is not near as important as what’s in your future.
There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book, pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning.
If you believe in yourself anything is possible.
You should never view your challenges as a disadvantage. Instead, it’s important for you to understand that your experience facing and overcoming adversity is actually one of your biggest advantages.
Believe you can and you’re halfway there.
It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership.
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success – or are they holding you back?
Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.
You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old.
Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that’s real power.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been hurt. Dance like nobody’s watching.
Think twice before you speak, because your words and influence will plant the seed of either success or failure in the mind of another.
You have to do your own growing no matter how tall your grandfather was.
If you can’t describe what you are doing as a process, you don’t know what you’re doing.
There are some things you learn best in calm, and some in storm.
I say luck is when an opportunity comes along and you’re prepared for it.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
Self-belief and hard work will always earn you success.
The greatest gift that you can give to others is the gift of unconditional love and acceptance.
Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place – that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.
If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day so I never have to live without you.
He who angers you conquers you.
The greatest gift of leadership is a boss who wants you to be successful.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
Give yourself a gift of five minutes of contemplation in awe of everything you see around you. Go outside and turn your attention to the many miracles around you. This five-minute-a-day regimen of appreciation and gratitude will help you to focus your life in awe.
Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don’t, they never were.
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.
The climb might be tough and challenging,but the view is worth it. There is a purpose for that pain; you just can’t always see it right away.
You can either be a host to God, or a hostage to your ego. It’s your call.
Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet.
Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble.
Life is really not easy, we all have our personal battles, but it is important that you really treasure yourself, love yourself and have a sense of self-worth.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
The most beautiful things are not associated with money; they are memories and moments. If you don’t celebrate those, they can pass you by.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
You just gotta keep going and fighting for everything, and one day you’ll get to where you want.
If you die you’re completely happy and your soul somewhere lives on. I’m not afraid of dying. Total peace after death, becoming someone else is the best hope I’ve got.
Success is a science; if you have the conditions, you get the result.
Struggle teaches you a lot of things, and I am happy that I witnessed a roller coaster ride. The journey has improved me as a person and made me more mature.
The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat.
Evening is a time of real experimentation. You never want to look the same way.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Remember that you are an Englishman, and have consequently won first prize in the lottery of life.
As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.
You can never underestimate the stupidity of the general public.
Art is anything you can get away with.
I do believe in the old saying, ‘What does not kill you makes you stronger.’ Our experiences, good and bad, make us who we are. By overcoming difficulties, we gain strength and maturity.