Momentum Sayings and Quotes

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


The one great element in continuing the success of an offensive is maintaining the momentum.     

George C. Marshall

Forward momentum only worked as a strategy if one had correctly identified which way was forward.     

Lois McMaster Bujold

Momentum was momentum, whether you found it in music or on the street or in the beat of your own heart.     

Michael Connelly

Sometimes it's very difficult to keep momentum when it's you that you are following.     

Andrew Lloyd Webber

Build confidence and momentum with each good decision you make from here on out and choose to be inspired.     

Joe Rogan

The momentum of time is always going forward. You cannot repeat what has been done before. You can't go back.     

Annie Lennox

When you find yourself in the thickness of pursuing a goal or dream, stop only to rest. Momentum builds success.     

Suzy Kassem

There appears to be momentum towards more and more misunderstandings between religions, a degradation of relations.     

Aga Khan IV

The words carry their own momentum. A confession in motion tends to stay in motion. Newton's first law of jealousy.     

Erica Jong

When we move in a direction that touches our heart, we add to the momentum of deeper purpose that makes us feel more alive.     

Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone

Prose should have a flow, the forward momentum of a certain energized weight; it should feel like a voice tumbling in your ear.     

John Updike

The stream of thinking has enormous momentum that can easily drag you along with it. Every thought pretends that it matters so much.     

Eckhart Tolle

The most important thing you can do to achieve your goals is to make sure that as soon as you set them you immediately begin to create momentum.     

Tony Robbins

The momentum now is inevitable. Now it's about each of us individually arranging the furniture of our own mind to deal with what has become inevitable.     

Terence McKenna

When you're that successful, things have a momentum, and at a certain point you can't really tell whether you have created the momentum or it's creating you.     

Annie Lennox

Momentum is your next day's pitcher.     

Jim Leyland

One play can change your momentum forever.     

Sherman Alexie

Never surrender to the momentum of mediocrity.      

Marlon Brando

The momentum of the mind can be vexingly, involuntarily capricious.     

Gregory Maguire

For any movement to gain momentum, it must start with a small action.     

Adam Braun

He who is doing his true will is assisted by the momentum of the universe.      

Peter J. Carroll

Like all books that have that kind of momentum, it starts from word of mouth.     

Nick Hornby

One positive step can put an end to negative momentum. Now is when you can take it.     

Ralph Marston

Keep moving ahead because action creates momentum, which in turn creates unanticipated opportunities.     

Nick Vujicic

Momentum and growth are the lifeblood of startups. This is probably in the top three secrets of executing well.     

Sam Altman

In a good meeting there is a momentum that comes from the spontaneous exchange of fresh ideas and produces extraordinary results. That momentum depends on the freedom permitted the participants.      

Harold Geneen

Momentum solves 80% of your problems.     

John C. Maxwell

Sometimes thinking too much can destroy your momentum.     

Tom Watson

Momentum is whatever your attitude determines it to be.     

Lou Holtz

Momentum is only as good as tomorrow's starting pitcher.     

Earl Weaver