Les Brown Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old les brown quotes, les brown sayings, and les brown proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner.     

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Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.     

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When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.     

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When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.     

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Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.     

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If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.     

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If you set goals and go after them with all the determination you can muster, your gifts will take you places that will amaze you.     

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Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on.     

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You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.     

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As you reach your goals, set new ones. That is how you grow and become a more powerful person.     

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Don't let the negativity given to you by the world disempower you. Instead give to yourself that which empowers you.     

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If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.     

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Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.     

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The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.     

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It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams.     

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If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone, then you are forced to expand your consciousness.     

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When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up.     

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In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.     

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Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.     

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You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.     

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The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.     

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Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.     

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If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone, then you are forced to expand your consciousness.     

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Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.     

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When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.     

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Practice only makes for improvement.     

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You must remain focused on your journey to greatness.     

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Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.     

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Your smile will give you a positive countenance that will make people feel comfortable around you.     

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The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.     

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