Legacy Sayings and Quotes

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

No matter what happens in life, be good to people. Being good to people is a wonderful legacy to leave behind.     

Taylor Swift

Please think about your legacy, because you're writing it every day.     

Gary Vaynerchuk

Each day we choose to live the legacy we want to leave.     

Pam Farrel

Legacy is greater than currency.     

Gary Vaynerchuk

Your legacy is being written by yourself. Make the right decisions.     

Gary Vaynerchuk

A man's legacy is determined by how the story ends.     

Leonardo DiCaprio

Create your legacy, and pass the baton.     

Billie Jean King

Our legacy is how we spend our time and who we spend it with.     

Jim Stengel

Do whatever you gotta do to chase your legacy every second of your life.     

Ray Lewis

What you do is your history. What you set in motion is your legacy.     

Leonard Sweet

We don't live forever... Our legacy does.     

Greg Plitt 

Create your legacy by fulfilling your potential...     

Gino Norris

Leave your legacy today before you're gone tomorrow.      

Johnny Wowk

The earth is hiring and the pay is your legacy.     

Shannon L. Alder

Let the blood and the bruises define your legacy.     

Lady Gaga

What we are most passionate about becomes our legacy.     

Mike Crump

Living to create an earthly legacy is a short-sighted goal.     

Rick Warren

Legacy is what a president does that affects later generations.     

Michael Beschloss

Yesterday is gone, live for today and leave a legacy for tomorrow.     

Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha

When the legacy you leave behind lasts for hours, days or a lifetime, you matter.     

Seth Godin

If you're going to live, leave a legacy. Make a mark on the world that can't be erased.     

Maya Angelou

A legacy is not about what you did while you were there it is what happens when you are gone.     

Darrell Waltrip

If your life is motivated by your ambition to leave a legacy, what you'll probably leave as a legacy is ambition.      

Rich Mullins

Everyone leaves a legacy, whether they want to or not. The question is, "What kind of legacy will you leave?"     

Dillon Burroughs

The things you do for yourself are gone when you are gone, but the things you do for others remain as your legacy.     

Kalu Ndukwe Kalu

Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.     

Shannon L. Alder

The need to leave a legacy is our spiritual need to have a sense of meaning, purpose, personal congruence, and contribution.      

Stephen Covey

Your story is the greatest legacy that you will leave to your friends.It's the longest-lasting legacy you will leave to your heirs.     

Steve Saint

What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.     


If your actions create a legacy that inspires others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, then, you are an excellent leader.     

Dolly Parton