Positive Life Sayings and Quotes

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


Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.     

William James

The great thing in this world is not so much where you stand, as in what direction you are moving.     

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Live each day as if your life had just begun.     

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.     

Carl Bard

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.     

Joshua J. Marine

I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. Its because of them I'm doing it myself.     

Albert Einstein

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great makes you feel that you, too, can become great.     

Mark Twain

I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.     

Stephen Covey

The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.     

Lao Tzu

Do one thing every day that scares you.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

Believe you can and you're halfway there     

Theodore Roosevelt

I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.     

Jimmy Dean

It is never too late to be what you might have been.     

George Eliot

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.     

Henry Ford

I will go anywhere as long as it's forward.     

David Livingston

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.     

Helen Keller

Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.     

William James

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.     

Zig Ziglar

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

C. S. Lewis

Life does not owe you anything because life has already given you everything.     

Ralph Marston

All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.     

Walt Disney

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try.     

Beverly Sills

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

Les Brown

Life is ours to be spent, not to be saved.     

D. H. Lawrence

Positive minds full of faith and hope produce positive lives.     

Joyce Meyer

Believe you can and you're halfway there.     

Theodore Roosevelt

Being happy doesn't mean that everything is perfect. It means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections.     

Gerard Way

All good things come to those who wait.     

Paullina Simons

Every moment is a fresh beginning.     

T.S Eliot