Best Quotes Ever To Kick You In the Seat and Get You Moving

Roger Fields

These are the WORLD’S BEST QUOTES for kicking you in the pants and shoving you into action.

1. “Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here to there,’ and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you.” –Jesus

2. “Winners take imperfect action while losers are still perfecting the plan.” –Gina Graves

3. “If things seem under control, you are just not going fast enough.” –Mario Andretti

4. “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” –T. S. Eliot

5. “Only those who play win. Only those who risk win. History favors risk-takers. Forgets the timid. Everything else is commentary.” –Iveta Cherneva

6. “Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” –Isaiah the Prophet

7. “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” –Ayn Rand

8. “Risk more than others think is safe. Care more than others think is wise. Dream more than others think is practical. Expect more than others think is possible.” –Cadet maxim

9. “I don’t think you’re human if you don’t get nervous.” –Sidney Crosby

10. “Do one thing every day that scares you.” –Mary Schmich

11. “Be strong and very courageous. Be careful to obey all the law my servant Moses gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, that you may be successful wherever you go.” –God

12. “The person who risks nothing does nothing, has nothing, is nothing, and becomes nothing. He may avoid suffering and sorrow, but he simply cannot learn and feel and change and grow and love and live.” –Leo F. Buscaglia


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13. “Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing.”–Denis Waitley

14. “To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.” –Soren Kierkegaard

15. “Often the difference between a successful man and a failure is not one’s better abilities or ideas, but the courage that one has to bet on his ideas, to take a calculated risk, and to act.” –Maxwell Maltz

16. “Don’t be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson

17. “You, dear children, are from God and have overcome them, because the one who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.” –Apostle John

18. “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might has well not have lived at all, in which case you have failed by default. ” –J.K. Rowling

19. “When you play it too safe, you’re taking the biggest risk of your life.” –Barbara Sher

20. “Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear.” –George Addair

21. “You can’t have everything you want, but you can have the things that really matter to you.” –Marissa Mayer

22. “The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live.” Flora Whittemore

23. “Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember, the only taste of success some people have when they take a bite out of you.” –Zig Ziglar

24. “You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.” –Christopher Columbus

25. “I make a decision, and if it’s the wrong one, I make another one.” –Dave Ramsey


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26. “I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.” –Douglas Adams

27. “Unless you’re willing to have a go, fail miserably, and have another go, success won’t happen.” –Phillip Adams

28. “Here’s the problem: Sometimes as Christians we’re willing to do the big things, but we’re not willing to do the little things. Be faithful in the few things because those are the ones that God is going to use.” –Frances Chan

29. We should be taught not to wait for inspiration to start a thing. Action always generates inspiration. Inspiration seldom generates action.” –Frank Tibolt

30. “The important work of moving the world forward does not wait to be done by perfect men.” –George Eliot

31. “99% of failures come from people who make excuses.” –George Washington

32. “Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do evengreater things than these, because I am going to the Father.” –Jesus

33. “We should do something when people say it is “crazy.” If people say something is “good” it means that someone else is already doing it.” –Majime Mitarai

34. “When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hold on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” –Harriet Beecher Stowe

35. “I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.” –Helen Keller

36. “I am looking for a lot of men who have an infinite capacity to not know what can’t be done.” –Henry Ford

37. “Never forget that only dead fish swim with the stream.” –Malcolm Muggeridge

38. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” –Mark Twain

39. “The question is not whether we will be extremists, but what kind of extremists we will be… The nation and the world are in dire need of creative extremists.” –Martin Luther King

40. “Great leaders are effective, not because they know all the answers, but because they have the tenacity to act” –Michael Hyatt


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41. “Lord, grant that I may always desire more than I can accomplish.” –Michelangelo

42. “If you limit your choices to what seems possible or reasonable you disconnect yourself from what you truly want and all thats left is compromise.” –Robert Fritz

43. In a battle between two ideas, the best one doesn’t necessarily win. No, the idea that wins is the one with the most fearless heretic behind it.” –Seth Godin

44. “Put a dent in the universe.” –Steve Jobs

45. “The big divide in this country is not between Democrats and Republicans, or women and men, but between talkers and doers.” –Thomas Sowell

46. “Test fast, fail fast, adjust fast.” –Tom Peters

47. “Never let your memories be bigger than your dreams.” –Doug Ivestor

48. “We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.” –Walt Kelly

49. “Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.” –Winston Churchill

50. “Truly I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, ‘Go, throw yourself into the sea,’ and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them.” –Jesus

51. “It’s always too early to quit.” –Norman Vincent Peale

52. “One finds limits by pushing them.” –Hebert Simon

53. “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” –Wayne Gretzky

54. “Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” –Babe Ruth

55. “If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced.” –Vincent Van Gogh

56. “Ask and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock and the door will be opened for you.” –Jesus

56. “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.” –Anne Frank

57. “Dream big and dare to fail.” –Norman Vaughan

58. “You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” –Margaret Thatcher

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