Replacements Sayings and Quotes

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


There is no substitute for a clear vision and a decisive direction.     

Dick Morris

There is no substitute for a firsthand encounter with the Word of God.     

Max Anders

There is no intellectual or emotional substitute for the authentic, the original, the unique masterpiece.     

Paul Mellon

There's no substitute for will. Sometimes you have to fake will when you don't feel it at all.     

F. Scott Fitzgerald

There's no substitute for hard work and effort beyond the call of duty. That is what strengthens the soul and ennobles one's character.     

Walter Camp

There is no substitute for work; what seems ease of performance comes from the greatest labor.     

Pablo Casals

You can't substitute the act of making people laugh. It's definitely something that actors like to do.      

Thomas Gibson

There is no substitute for your impassioned prayers on behalf of your children     

Thomas A. Edison

There is no substitute for character. You can buy brains but you cannot buy character.     

Robert A. Cook

There is no substitute for talent. Industry and all its virtues are of no avail.     

Aldous Huxley

There is no substitute for books in the life of a child.     

Mary Ellen Chase

The replacement of negative thought with positive thought brings about a spiritual and physical change that can heal.     

Betty Shine

There can never be any substitute for your own palate nor any better education than tasting the wine yourself.     

Robert B. Parker

Just as there is no substitute for original works of art, there is no substitute for the world of direct sensual experience.     

Paul Mellon

There is no substitution for hustle, and if you don't hustle there will be substitution.     

Tex Winter

No one can be a replacement for another person. That is why, farewells are always difficult.     

Matsuri Hino

There's no substitute for a great love who says, 'No matter what's wrong with you, you're welcome at this table.'.     

Tom Hanks

There is no substitute for the comfort supplied by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship.     

Iris Murdoch

There is no substitute for hard work. There is no such thing as overnight success or easy money.     

Henry Sy

We must substitute courage for caution.     

Martin Luther King Jr.

There is no substitute for work. Worthwhile results come from hard work and careful planning.     

John Wooden

The best substitute for money is ingenuity.     

Patti Page

There is no substitute for accurate knowledge. Know yourself, know your business, know your men.     

Lee Iacocca

There is no substitute for your impassioned prayers on behalf of your children      

Jim George

There is no substitute for excellence - not even success.     

Thomas Boswell

There is no substitute for hard work.     

Thomas A. Edison

There's no substitute to being successful on an actual chart.     

Brian McKnight

There is no substitute for hard work when it comes to achieving success.     

Heather Bresch

The substitute for knowledge is money.     

Gordon Bethune

There can be no substitute for work, neither affection nor physical well-being can replace it.     

Maria Montessori