How can I stay motivated for JEE

🥇 The 47 best motivational quotes

On this page you will find a selection of the best motivational quotes for the best of you - and for (almost) every situation in life. Whether for sport, fitness, learning or work. Motivational sayings can get you into action. But the background is sometimes a bit more complex: In the theory of motivation, for example, one differentiates intrinsic motivation and extrinsic motivation

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Motivational sayings - choose a category to quickly find the right quote:

Change and solutions
Goals and dreams
Self-knowledge and reflection
Go ahead and get started
Success and success
Fear and risk
Problems and failures
luck and happiness
Freedom and courage
Life force
Nature and biology


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How can sayings help you with motivation?

Motivation quotes can help you finally get down to business instead of just planning all the time. They can also help regain your courage when the air is out. Even a daily motivational saying, wisdom or knowledge can cause many small miracles when it comes to indolence and lack of motivation.

Motivational quotes for change and solutions

"Whoever does what he can already do, always remains what he already is." Henry Ford

“Don't you wish it was easier. Wish you could get better at it. " Jim Rohn

"What I am today is an indication of what I have learned, but not what my potential is." Virginia satir

"You can never solve problems with the same mindset that created them." Albert Einstein

“I can't say whether it will get better if it changes. But I can say this much: it has to be different if it is to get better. " Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

“You can't stop the waves. But you can learn to surf on them. " Jon Kabat Zinn

Motivational sayings about goals and dreams

“Stay away from people who want to downplay your dreams. Little people always do that. Great people make you feel like you can grow up too. " Mark Twain

“To achieve great things, we not only have to act, but also dream. We don't just have to plan, we also have to believe. " Anatole France

"We can only realize our dreams if we decide to wake up from them." Josephine Baker

"You are never too old to dream a new dream." C. S. Lewis

“Think carefully about what you want. You might get it. " Eduard Mörike

Motivating sayings for self-knowledge and reflection

“What lies ahead of us and what lies behind us is nothing compared to what lies within us. And when we bring what lies within us into the world, miracles happen. " Henry David Thoreau

"The things we love tell us who we are." Thomas Aquinas

"Those who cannot find peace within themselves will look for it in vain elsewhere." Francois de la Rochefoucauld

"When we do the same thing as everyone else, it's damn hard to express our uniqueness." Brendan Francis

“May I never be complete. May I never be full. - May I never be perfect. " Chuck Palahniuk

"If you are alone with yourself, you are with the genius." Bettina von Arnim

Motivational sayings to make and get started

"You can't cross a lake by just standing there and looking at the water." Rabindranath Tagore

"Do what you can with what you have where you are." Theodore Roosevelt

"If you want to live, you have to do something." Wilhelm Busch

"You have to do exactly what you think you can't do." Eleanor Roosevelt

"Either we find a way or we make one." Hannibal

"The world is big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark." John Muir

Success sayings and sayings for success

"Every success begins with a longing." Napoleon Hill

"There is only one kind of success: to live your life the way you want to." Christopher Morley

“Don't try to do too many things at once. Know what you want, what is the most important thing today and tomorrow. Persevere and make it. " George Allen

"Build your success on serving others, not at the expense of others." Jackson Brown Jr.

"I don't measure success by my victories, but by whether I get better every year." Tiger Woods

“Every person with a new idea is a weirdo. Until the idea is successful. " Mark Twain

"The greatest pleasure in life is doing things that others think you can't do." Marcel Aymé

Motivational sayings about fear and risk

“Opportunities are knocking on your door. But by the time you've pushed the bolts aside, opened the chain, deactivated the alarm and unlocked the security lock, they're long gone. " Rita Coolidge

"You are only afraid if you disagree with yourself." Hermann Hesse

"Don't let the fear of failure be greater than the desire to succeed." Robert Kiyosaki

“A ship is safer when it is in port. But that's not what ships are built for. " Paulo Coelho

Motivational sayings about problems and failure

"An easy life has never been good for anyone." Hildegard von Bingen

"That's life and that's how you have to take it, bravely, undaunted and smiling." Rosa Luxemburg

"Problems are opportunities to show what you can do." Duke Ellington

“Do you have a few enemies? Well, that means that you stood up for something. " Winston Churchill

"We shouldn't be afraid of failure, but rather of being successful in things that are actually not that important." Francis Chan

"Don't let yourself get down, be naughty and wild and wonderful." Astrid Lindgren

Motivational sayings about happiness and satisfaction

“Most people make happiness a condition. But happiness can only be found if there are no conditions. " Arthur Rubinstein

“The best way to miss happiness is to seek it. It's not the goal of life, it's a by-product. " Paul Claudel

"Wealth, prestige, everything can be lost, but the happiness in your own heart can only be veiled and will make you happy again and again as long as you live." Anne Frank

"A career is wonderful, but you can't warm yourself to it on a cold night." Marilyn Monroe

Motivational sayings about freedom and courage

“Freedom means responsibility. That's why most people fear her. " George Bernard Shaw

"If you give up freedom to gain security, you will end up losing both." Benjamin Franklin

“The secret of happiness is freedom. The secret of freedom, however, is courage. " Thucydides

"Wherever you go, go with all your heart." Confucius

Short motivational sayings about life force

"Just relax. Let go of the wheel. Trudle the world. She is so beautiful." Kurt Tucholsky

"Rather trust your strength than your luck." Cicero

Motivational sayings about nature and biology

"Nature always creates the best of what is possible." Aristotle

"Nature is always right." Reinhold Messner

"We all live under the same sky. But we don't all have the same horizon. " Konrad Adenauer


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