It’s been a while since the last time I wrote an article about inspirational quotes. Also most of you like what you get from the motivational Monday’s on the Facebook page. Therefore here’s the third part of this article series.


Life consists of not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.

Josh Billings


You will be the same person in five years as you are today except for the people you meet and the books you read.

Charlie Tremendous Jones


Give me six hours to chop a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.

Abraham Lincoln


Do you want to become healthier? Take care of your body. Do you want to become smarter? Read plenty of books. Do you want to become wiser? Fail multiple times.

Vasilis Stefanou


Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.



The greatest originals are the ones who fail the most, because they’re the ones who try the most. You need a lot of bad ideas in order to get a few good ones.

Adam Grant


Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.

Oscar Wilde


Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

Lao Tzu


If you enjoy your job, you will never work a day in your life.

George Burns


Always remember, your focus determines your reality.

George Lucas


It is a big mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce it as certain that there was never a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.

Benjamin Franklin

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If your dreams do not scare you, they are not big enough.

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf


The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt


Don’t compare yourself to others, that’s when you start to lose confidence in yourself.

Will Smith


You can have everything in life if you want, if you will just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

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The greatest fear in the world is of the opinions of others, and the moment you are unafraid of the crowd, you are no longer a sheep, you become a lion. A great roar arises in your heart, the roar of freedom.



What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.


Life is short, break the rules. Forgive quickly, kiss slowly, love truly. Laugh uncontrollably and never regret anything that makes you smile.

Mark Twain


If people were actually thinking before talking or acting, then the world would keep becoming a better place; not the other way around.

Vasilis Stefanou


Win or learn.

John Kavanagh


Stop hiding in the shadow and give yourself permission to Shine in the spotlight.

Lisa Marie Pepe

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It’s easier to ask forgiveness than it is to get permission.

Grace Hopper


One man has enthusiasm for 30 minutes, another for 30 days, but it is the man who has it for 30 years who makes a success of his life.

Edward B. Butler


Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.

Christian D. Larson


A writer who waits for ideal conditions under which to work will die without putting a word on paper.

E. B. White


The only way you can hurt the body is not use it.

Jack Lalanne


In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

The Life Upgrades - Theodore Roosevelt Quote


You never get a second chance to make a first impression.

Will Rogers


Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least.

Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe


The biggest risk is not taking any risk.

Mark Zuckerberg

These quotes will give you a huge mental boost in life, success and relationships. I really hope that they will start to make a big difference in all these areas of your life. Now use that positivity and start making things happen. If you would like to see more inspirational quotes such as the above, you can check part 1 and part 2.

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