Limitation Sayings and Quotes

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


It is in self-limitation that a master first shows himself.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To know one's own limitations is the hallmark of competence.     

Dorothy L. Sayers

Acknowledge your limitations or they will tyrannize over you.     

Mason Cooley

Pronounce your limitations vigorously enough and they're yours.     

Robert Anthony

You learn your limitations and then you try to work within them.     

Al Hirschfeld

The limitations of pleasure cannot be overcome by more pleasure.     

Mason Cooley

Never accept your limitations - because there are no limitations.     

Felix Baumgartner

The only limitations one has, are the ones they place on themselves.     

Muhammad Ali

Let your limitation fuel your determination to work on your strengths.     

Lailah Gifty Akita

The limitations you embrace become your life. Choose to be limitless!      

Jo Ana Starr

Belief in limitation is the one and only thing that causes limitation.     

Thomas Troward

Your limitations make you the wonderful disaster you most probably are.     

Nick Cave

The only limitations are mental. The guy who thinks positively will win.      

Daley Thompson

Our mental limitations prevent us from accepting our mental limitations.     

Robert A. Burton

A man does not truly understand his limitations until he has tested them.     

C.S. Friedman

Limitation of aims is the mother of wisdom and the secret of achievement.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Sometimes it's in your limitations that you find your greatest strengths.      

Julia Sweeney

If you don't understand your limitations you won't achieve much in your life.     

Kevin Costner

Most real failures are due to limitations which men set up in their own minds.     

Napoleon Hill