Hello, 2018! A new year can be viewed as a fresh start. Are you hoping to make some changes in your life? Have you set new goals for yourself? We certainly have, and we’ve compiled a list of our favorite motivational quotes and phrases to help maintain the enthusiasm for those goals. Bookmark this page for whenever you need a dose of motivation!

  • “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” – Amelia Earhart
  • “The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” – Alice Walker
  • “Anything’s possible if you’ve got enough nerve.” –  J.K. Rowling
  • “The harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.” – George Washington
  • “It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop.” – Confucius
  • “Failure is another steppingstone to greatness.” – Oprah Winfrey
  • “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  • “All things are difficult before they are easy.” – Thomas Fuller
  • “What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” – Oscar Wilde
  • “Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller
  • “Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow.” – Helen Keller
  • “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” – Robert Louis Stevenson
  • “The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus.” – Bruce Lee
  • “Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.” – Stephen Covey
  • “The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” – Ayn Rand

Do you have a favorite quote or phrase that wasn’t on the list? Please share it in the comments!