Thrive Sayings and Quotes

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

Kids flourish if we get them to school every day.     


The only way to thrive is to innovate. It's that simple.     

Alex Tabarrok

We thrive not when we've done it all, but when we still have more to do.     

Sarah Lewis

We all make mistakes, but the people who thrive from their mistakes are the successful ones.     

Henry Cloud

No society can thrive when half its people are left behind.     

Hillary Clinton

Resilience is all about being able to overcome the unexpected. Sustainability is about survival. The goal of resilience is to thrive.     

Jamais Cascio

When women thrive, all of society benefits, and succeeding generations are given a better start in life.     

Kofi Annan

To fully thrive, we must not only eliminate the stressors but also actively seek joyful, loving, fulfilling lives that stimulate growth processes.     

Bruce Lipton

An apple tree is just like a person. In order to thrive, it needs companionship that's similar to it in some ways, but quite different than others.     

Jeffrey Stepakoff

Criminals thrive on the indulgence of society's understanding.     

Liam Neeson

Children with an entrepreneurial mindset are the people who will make our economy thrive.     

Tsepiso Makhubedu

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.     

Maya Angelou

For integrity to flourish in society, we have to nurture it within ourselves, in our children, in our education systems.     

Jaggi Vasudev

A nation, like a tree, does not thrive well till it is engraffed with a foreign stock.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When women thrive, economies thrive.     

Hillary Clinton

It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.     

Robert Schuller

Thriving. That's fighting. Surviving is barely getting by.     

Jillian Michaels

God created us to thrive on encouragement from others.     

Willie Robertson

The way to thrive is to help others thrive; the way to flourish is to help others flourish; the way to fulfill yourself is to spend yourself.     

Cornelius Plantinga

If a good man thrive, all thrive with him.     

George Herbert

Everyone thrives most in his or her own unique environment     

Marilu Henner

Only in the last moment in history has the delusion arisen that people can flourish apart from the rest of the living world.     

E. O. Wilson

We can only flourish when we are truly grounded in self. keep that in mind when journeying.     

Alexandra Elle

There's very few people, who really thrive creatively under great stress and conflict.     

Clark Gregg

Potential is an excuse to procrastinate;Ambition is a means to thrive.     


Some people thrive under pressure, but pressure can also ruin your performance, it can push you down angles which you don't want to go.     

Henry Cavill

Bad ideas flourish because they are in the interest of powerful groups.     

Paul Krugman

People thrive by focusing on the question of who they really are and connecting that to work that they truly love.     

Po Bronson

We laugh to survive. Then, with joy we thrive.     

Mary Anne Radmacher

We can thrive and bloom if we are rooted in our love of the Savior.     

Quentin L. Cook