Yes Sayings and Quotes

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


Destiny is saying yes to the calling we were born with.     

Alberto Villoldo

Saying no to loud people gives you the resources to say yes to important opportunities.     

Seth Godin

Creativity in life is about saying yes to new ideas.     

Nolan Bushnell

The purpose of life is to reach a point where you can say 'yes' to all of it.     

Eric Micha'el Leventhal

Let the power of yes take root in your heart and transform you life.     

Bryant McGill

No is always a door-closing word; Yes is a door-opening word.     

Thomas Dreier

If you're a writer, the answer to everything is yes.     

Nikki Giovanni

No is easier to do. Yes is easier to say.     

Jason Fried

Saying 'yes' to one thing means saying 'no' to another. That's why decisions can be hard sometimes.     

Sean Covey

There is no meaningful yes unless the individual could also have said no.     

Rollo May

There's nothing better when something comes and hits you and you think 'YES'!     

J. K. Rowling

The warrior's approach is to say “yes” to life: “yes” to it all. We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy.     

Joseph Campbell

Put your 'yes' on the table and let God put it on the map.     

Ed Stetzer

Faith is the 'yes' of the heart, a conviction on which one stakes one's life.     

Martin Luther