When you wake up in the morning, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? If it’s a negative thought, then you’re not alone. It’s easy to get caught up in thoughts of self-doubt or worry, especially when we are faced with challenges during the day. However, thoughts play a powerful role in our lives, and it’s important to start each day with positive thoughts. 

We gave you 365 Thought Provoking Questions, and now we have 365 motivational and positive thoughts for the day! These good thoughts will help you focus on the best things in life, and they’ll give you the boost you need to achieve your goals.

Good Motivational & Positive Thoughts for the Day

1. “5 Rules of happiness: Don’t hate, don’t worry, give more, expect less, live simply”

2. “A champion is afraid of losing. Everyone else is afraid of winning. ” — Billie Jean King

3. “A diamond is merely a lump of coal that did well under pressure. ” — Unknown

4. “A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work. ” — Colin Powell

5. “A friend may be waiting behind a stranger’s face.” — Maya Angelou

6. “A goal is a dream with a deadline. ” — Napoleon Hill

7. “A great future doesn’t require a great past.”

8. “A man is not finished when he is defeated. He is finished when he quits. ” — Richard Nixon

9. “A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.” — John Barrymore

10. “A negative mind will never give you a positive life. ” — Unknown

11. “A negative mind will never give you a positive life.”

12. “A setback is a setup for a comeback.”

13. “A winner is a dreamer who never gives up. ” — Nelson Mandela

14. “Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. ” — William James

15. “Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.” — W. Clement Stone

16. “All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.” — Walt Disney

17. “Allow your dreams to lead you rather than allowing your problems to push you.” — Okorote Emmanuel, Don’t Take Care; Take The Chance!

18. “Always be careful when you follow the masses. Sometimes the m is silent. ” — Unknown

19. “Ask yourself, ‘How long am I going to work to make my dreams come true?’ I suggest you answer, ‘As long as it takes.’” — Jim Rohn

20. “At any given moment you have the power to say: this is not how the story is going to end. ” — Unknown

21. “At the end of the day we can endure much more than we think we can. ” — Frida Kahlo

22. “Be a first rate version of yourself, not a second rate version of someone else. ” — Judy Garland

23. “Be a fruitloop in a world of Cheerios. ” — Unknown

24. “Be brave enough to be bad at something new.” — Anonymous

25. “Be happy with what you have while working for what you want. ” — Helen Keller

26. “Be humble. Be hungry. And always be the hardest worker in the room.”

27. “Be one percent better every day.”

28. “Be so good they can’t ignore you. ” — Steve Martin

29. “Be strong enough to let go, and patient enough to wait for what you deserve.”

30. “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” — Mahatma Gandhi

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.

31. “Before anything great is really achieved, your comfort zone must be disturbed.” — Ray Lewis

32. “Before you give up, think about why you held on for so long.”

33. “Begin anywhere. ” — John Cage

34. “Believe that you can and you will.” — Annette White

35. “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.”

36. “Between the great things we cannot do and the small things we will not do, the danger is that we shall do nothing.” — Adolph Monod

37. “Breathing dreams like air.” — F. Scott Fitzgerald

38. “Caring for yourself is a necessary part of caring for others.”

39. “Champions keep playing until they get it right.”

40. “Change is never easy but always possible.”

41. “Change is painful, but nothing is as painful as staying stuck somewhere you don’t belong. ” — Mandy Hale

42. “Choose your circle wisely. Your network determines your net worth.”

43. “Court your blessings, not your problems.”

44. “Dare to dream, then decide to do.” — Annette White

45. “Decide what you want. Write it down. Make a plan. Work on it everyday.”

46. “Do good and good will come to you.” — Adam Lowy

47. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

48. “Do one thing every day that scares you.” — Eleanor Roosevelt

49. “Do something today that your future self will thank you for. ” — Unknown

50. “Do something today that your future self will thank you for.”

51. “Do the best you can. No one can do more than that. ” — John Wooden

52. “Do the right thing even when no one is looking. ” — Unknown

53. “Don’t compare your chapter one to someone else’s chapter twenty.”

54. “Don’t complain about things you’re not willing to change.”

55. “Don’t count the days. Make the days count.”

56. “Don’t let anyone crush your dreams.”

57. “Don’t let someone who gave up on their dreams talk you out of yours.”

58. “Don’t wait for opportunity, create it.”

59. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great. ” — John D. Rockefeller

60. “Don’t do what they expect, do what you dream.” — Annette White

61. “Don’t downgrade your dreams just to fit your reality. Upgrade your conviction to match your destiny.” — Stuart W. Scott

62. “Don’t ever let someone tell you, you can’t do something. Not even me. You got a dream, you got to protect it.” — Steven Conrad

63. “Don’t give up on your dreams, or your dreams will give up on you.” — John Wooden

64. “Don’t just chase your dreams, catch them.” — Annette White

65. “Don’t let anyone turn your sky into a ceiling.” — Anonymous

66. “Don’t let fear make your decisions for you.” — Annette White

67. “Don’t let small minds convince you that your dreams are too big.” — Anonymous

68. “Don’t let the fear of what could go wrong prevent you from taking action.”

69. “Don’t let your ego cloud your judgement.”

70. “Don’t limit your challenges. Challenge your limits. ” — Unknown

71. “Don’t look back. You’re not going that way.”

72. “Don’t say you don’t have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo Da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein. ” — H. Jackson Brown Jr.

73. “Don’t stop dreaming just because you had a nightmare.”

74. “Don’t stop when you are tired. Stop when you are done. ” — Unknown

75. “Don’t tell everyone your plans, instead show them your results. ” — Unknown

76. “Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.” — Paul Brandt

77. “Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going. ” — Sam Levenson

78. “Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” — Suzy Kassem

79. “Dream as if you’ll live forever, live as if you’ll die today.” — James Dean

80. “Dreaming is the beginning of getting everything you want.” — Annette White

Dreaming is the beginning of getting everything you want.

81. “Dreams are the seeds of change. Nothing ever grows without a seed, and nothing ever changes without a dream. ” — Debby Boone

82. “Dreams are today’s answers to tomorrow’s questions.” — Edgar Cayce

83. “Dreams don’t work unless you do.” — John C. Maxwell

84. “Each time you try something for the first time you will grow — a little piece of the fear of the unknown is removed and replaced with a sense of empowerment.” — Annette White

85. “Education is the most powerful weapon you can use to change the world. ” — Nelson Mandela

86. “Either you run the day, or the day runs you. ” — Jim Rohn

87. “Even if I don’t reach all my goals, I’ve gone higher than I would have if I hadn’t set any.” — Danielle Fotopoulis

88. “Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. ” — Will Rogers

89. “Every champion was once a contender that didn’t give up. ” — Gabby Douglas

90. “Every morning you have two choices: continue to sleep with you dreams, or wake up and chase them.” — Unknown

91. “Every pro was once an amateur. Ever expert was once a beginner. So dream big. And start now.” — Unknown

92. “Everyday is a second chance.”

93. “Everything is hard before it is easy. ” — Goethe

94. “Everything you can imagine is real.” — Pablo Picasso

95. “Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” — Anonymous

96. “Face the fear, even if it’s only a tiptoe outside of your comfort zone instead of a leap. Progress is progress.” — Annette White

97. “Failure is the tuition you pay for success. ” — Walter Brunell

98. “Failure isn’t the end of the road. It’s a big red flag saying to you ‘Wrong way. Turn around.’ ” — Oprah Winfrey

99. “Fall seven times and stand up eight.” — Unknown

100. “Falling down is how we grow. Staying down is how we die. ” — Brian Vaszily

101. “Feel the fear and do it anyway.” — Anonymous

102. “Fight for your dreams and your dreams will fight for you.”

103. “Focus on being productive instead of busy. ” — Tim Ferriss

104. “Forget your excuses. You either want it bad or don’t want it at all. ” — Unknown

105. “Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. ” — Jim Rohn

106. “Go hard or go home.” — Unknown

107. “Go the extra mile. It’s never crowded there. ” — Dr. Wayne D. Dyer

108. “Good. Better. Best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best. ” — St. Jerome.

109. “Great people do things before they’re ready.” — Amy Poehler

110. “Great things never came from comfort zones.”

111. “Greatness only comes before hustle in the dictionary. ” — Ross Simmonds

112. “Happiness is the highest level of success.”

113. “Happiness starts with you”

114. “Happy people don’t hate.”

115. “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard. ” — Tim Notke

116. “Have patience. Everything is difficult in the beginning.”

117. “Heal yourself first. The rest will come later.”

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

119. “Hustle in silence and let your success make the noise.” — Unknown

Hustle in silence and let your success make the noise.

120. “Hustlers don’t sleep, they nap. ” — Unknown

121. “I always thought it was me against the world and then one day I realized it’s just me against me. ” — Kendrick Lamar

122. “I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I’m doing it myself. ” — Wayne W. Dyer

123. “I attribute my success to this: I never gave or took an excuse. ” — Florence Nightingale

124. “I can and I will. Watch me. ” — Carrie Green

125. “I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it. ” — Maya Angelou, Letter to My Daughter

126. “I didn’t get there by wishing for it, but by working for it. ” — Estee Lauder

127. “I don’t dream at night, I dream all day; I dream for a living.” — Steven Spielberg

128. “I don’t lose. I either win or learn.”

129. “I have lots of things to prove to myself. One is that I can live my life fearlessly.” — Oprah Winfrey.

130. “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work. ” — Thomas A. Edison

131. “I just wanna let them know that they didn’t break me. ” — Pretty in Pink

132. “I knew that if I failed, I wouldn’t regret that, but I knew the one thing I might regret is not trying.” — Jeff Bezos

133. “I never lose. Either I win or learn. ” — Nelson Mandela

134. “I tell people I’m too stupid to know what’s impossible. I have ridiculously large dreams, and half the time they come true.” — Debi Thomas

135. “I want to be remembered as the one who tried. ” — Dr. Dorothy Height

136. “I was smart enough to go through any door that opened. ” — Joan Rivers

137. “I will succeed End of story.”

138. “I would encourage you to set really high goals. Set goals that, when you set them, you think they’re impossible. But then every day you can work towards them, and anything is possible, so keep working hard and follow your dreams.” — Katie Ledecky

139. “I would rather die of passion than of boredom.” — Vincent Van Gogh

140. “I’m not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions. ” — Stephen Covey

141. “I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine. ” — Bruce Lee

142. “I’m not telling you it’s going to be easy, I’m telling you it’s going to be worth it.” — Anonymous Quote

143. “I’ve got a dream that’s worth more than my sleep.” — Unknown

144. “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” — Maya Angelou

145. “If everything seems to be under control, you’re not going fast enough. ” — Mario Andretti

146. “If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you.” — Anonymous Quote

147. “If it doesn’t scare you a little, you are dreaming way to small.” — Annette White

148. “If it’s important to you, you’ll find a way. If not, you’ll find an excuse.”

149. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” — Kurt Cobain

If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.

150. “If people are doubting how far you can go, go so far that you can’t hear them anymore. ” — Michele Ruiz

151. “If today you are a little bit better than you were yesterday, then that’s enough. ” — David A. Bednar

152. “If we wait until we’re ready, we’ll be waiting for the rest of our lives. ” — Lemony Snicket

153. “If you can dream it, you can do it.” — Walt Disney

154. “If you can stay positive in a negative situation, you win.” — Unknown

155. “If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way. ” — Napoleon Hill

156. “If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to help them build theirs. ” — Dhirubhai Ambani

157. “If you don’t fight for what you want, don’t cry for what you lost.”

158. “If you dream of becoming an eagle, you follow your dreams and not the words of a bunch of chickens.” — Penny Johnson Jerald

159. “If you judge people, you have no time to love them. ” — Mother Teresa

160. “If you never dream, you’ll never know the endless possibilities of what you can become.” — Annette White

If you never dream, you’ll never know the endless possibilities of what you can become.

161. “If you never try, you’ll never know”

162. “If you talk about it, it’s a dream. If you envision it, it’s possible. If you schedule it, it’s real. ” — Tony Robbins

163. “If you think you’re too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito. ” — Dalai Lama

164. “If you want the rainbow, you have to tolerate the rain.”

165. “If you’re the smartest person in the room, you’re in the wrong room. ” — Unknown

166. “If your absence brings me peace, I didn’t lose you”

167. “If your dreams don’t scare you, they’re not big enough.” — Muhammad Ali

168. “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” — Abraham Lincoln

169. “In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity. ” — Albert Einstein

169. “Invest in your dreams. Grind now. Shine later. ” — Unknown

170. “It costs $0.00 to believe in yourself.”

171. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” — George Eliot

172. “It takes nothing to join the crowd. It takes everything to stand alone. ” — Hans F. Hansen

173. “It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up”

174. “It’s better to have an impossible dream than no dream at all.” — Anonymous

175. “It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” — Babe Ruth

It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.

176. “It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then. ” — Lewis Carroll

177. “It’s not about having enough time, it’s about making enough time. ” — Rachael Bermingham

178. “It’s not what happens to you but how you react to it that matters. ” — Epictetus

179. “Jump in with both feet and be brave.” — Sujit Choudhry

180. “Just because you can’t see the end, doesn’t mean you should never begin.” — Annette White

Just because you can’t see the end, doesn’t mean you should never begin.

181. “Just for the record darling, not all positive change feels positive in the beginning.” — S. C. Lourie

182. “Just remember, 5 years ago you dreamed about where you are now.”

183. “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself. ” — Eleanor Roosevelt

184. “Learn to trust the journey even when you don’t understand it.”

185. “Life has many ways of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen all at once. ” — Paulo Coelho

186. “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. ” — Charles R. Swindoll

187. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. ” — Albert Einstein

188. “Life is tough, but so are you”

189. “Life will only change when you become more committed to your dreams than you are to your comfort zone.” — Billy Cox

190. “Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless.” — Jamie Paolinetti

191. “Little by little, a little becomes a lot.”

192. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. ” — Mahatma Gandhi

193. “Live the life that people write novels about.” — Unknown

194. “Look in the mirror — that’s your competition.” — Unknown

195. “Losers quit when they fail. Winners fail until they succeed.” — Robert T. Kiyosaki

Losers quit when they fail. Winners fail until they succeed.

196. “Love yourself more.”

197. “Magic is believing in yourself. If you can make that happen, you can make anything happen. ” — Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

198. “Make a determination that you will live your purpose today.” — Daniel Budzinski

199. “Make each day your masterpiece. ” — John Wooden

200. “Make friends who force you to level up”

201. “Make more moves and less announcements”

Make more moves and less announcements

202. “Make your fear of losing your greatest motivator. ” — Unknown

203. “Motivation may be what starts you off, but it’s habit that keeps you going back for more. ” — Miya Yamanouchi

204. “Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn’t have the power to say yes. ” — Eleanor Roosevelt

205. “Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway. ” — Earl Nightingale

206. “Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than the one with all the facts.” — Albert Einstein

207. “Never look down on anyone unless you are helping them up.”

208. “Never say never because limits, like fears, are often just an illusion.”

209. “Never stop doing your best just because someone doesn’t give you credit. ” — Kamari aka Lyrikal

210. “No one can make you feel anything without your permission.”

211. “No one has ever made a difference by being like everyone else. ” — The Greatest Showman

212. “No one is to blame for your future situation but yourself. If you want to be successful, then become “Successful. ” — Jaymin Shah

213. “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” — Maria Robinson

214. “Not fulfilling your dreams will be a loss to the world, because the world needs everyone’s gift–yours and mine.” — Barbara Sher

215. “Note to self: I’m going to make you so proud.”

Note to self: I'm going to make you so proud.

216. “Nothing will work unless you do. ” — Maya Angelou

217. “One bad chapter doesn’t mean your story is over.”

218. “One day or day one. You decide. ” — Unknown

219. “One day those late nights and early mornings will pay off.”

220. “One day you will thank yourself for not giving up.”

221. “One day you’ll laugh at how much you let this matter”

222. “One thing’s for sure, if you don’t play, you don’t win. ” — Kylie Francis

223. “Only in the darkness can you see the stars.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

224. “Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.” — Pablo Picasso

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

226. “Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. ” — Thomas Edison

227. “Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. ” — Confucius

228. “Outside your comfort zone is the only place worth living.” — Karina Bliss

229. “People have, for centuries, turned their dreams into action, and those actions have turned into accomplishments of every kind.” — Byron Pulsifer

230. “People who wonder if the glass is half empty or full miss the point. The glass is refillable. ” — Unknown

231. “Practice makes progress not perfect. ” — Unknown

232. “Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.” — Ray Kroc

233. “Pursue your dreams. You have one life, do what makes YOU happy.”

234. “Push yourself because no one else is going to do it for you.”

235. “Quitters never win. Winners never quit! ” — Dr. Irene C. Kassorla

236. “Remember this dear, if you play small, you stay small.” — Anonymous

237. “Seek what sets your soul on fire.”

238. “Self belief is a powerful thing.”

239. “Set a goal. Put in the work. Don’t quit.”

240. “Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” — Tony Robbins

241. “Smart people learn from everything and everyone, average people from their experiences, stupid people already have all the answers. ” — Socrates

242. “So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.” — Christopher Reeve

243. “Some dream of it, other work for it. Which will you be?”

244. “Some men see things as they are and say why— I dream things that never were and say why not.” — George Bernard Shaw

245. “Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. ” — Michael Jordan

246. “Someone will always be prettier. Someone will always be smarter. Someone will always be younger. But they will never be you.”

247. “Sometimes life is about risking everything for a dream no one can see but you.” — Unknown

248. “Sometimes when you’re in a dark place you think you’ve been buried but you’ve actually been planted. ” — Christine Caine

249. “Sometimes you need bad things to happen to inspire you to grow.”

250. “Sometimes, when things are falling apart, they may actually be falling into place.” — Unknown

251. “Spend a little more time trying to make something of yourself and a little less time trying to impress people. ” — The Breakfast Club

252. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. ” — Arthur Ashe

253. “Step away from the couch sitters who are awaiting the single perfect day to begin living their dream. You can choose to live your dream every day if you just take the first step.” — T. D. Jakes, Destiny

254. “Step so far outside your comfort zone that you forget how to get back.” — Anonymous

255. “Still, I rise.” — Maya Angelou

Still, I rise.

256. “Stop being afraid of what could go wrong, and start getting excited about what could go right.” — Tony Robbins

257. “Stop being afraid of what could go wrong. Start getting excited about what could go right.”

258. “Stop cheating on your future with your past.”

259. “Stop dreaming about your bucket list and start living it.” — Annette White

260. “Stop giving energy to the things you don’t want.”

261. “Stop making excuses for why you can’t do epic shit and start making plans for how you can.” — Annette White

Stop making excuses for why you can’t do epic shit and start making plans for how you can.

262. “Stop shrinking to fit in places you’ve outgrown.”

263. “Strength and growth come only through continued effort and struggle.”

264. “Study while others are sleeping; work while others are loafing; prepare while others are playing; and dream while others are wishing. ” — William Arthur Ward

265. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” — Winston Churchill.

266. “Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come. ” — Dwayne Johnson

267. “Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. ” — G.K. Nielson

268. “Take the first step. Even if it’s only a tiptoe, it’s still progress.” — Annette White

269. “The best project you’ll ever work on is you.”

270. “The best revenge is massive success. ” — Frank Sinatra

271. “The best thing you can do is MASTER the chaos in you. You are not thrown into the fire, you ARE the fire. ” — Mama Indigo

272. “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” — Chinese Proverb

273. “The best way to predict your future is to create it. ” — Abraham Lincoln

274. “The big secret in life is that there is no secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you’re willing to work. ” — Oprah Winfrey

275. “The biggest risk is not taking any.”

276. “The comfort zone is nothing else but a graveyard for your dreams & ideas.” — Anonymous

277. “The difference between successful people and very successful people is that very successful people say ‘no’ to almost everything. ” — Warren Buffett

278. “The difference between who you are and who you want to be is what you do.” — Unknown

The difference between who you are and who you want to be is what you do.

279. “The fears you don’t face become your limits.”

280. “The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.”

281. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.”

282. “The key to success is to start before you are ready. ” — Marie Forleo

283. “The load on your shoulders today will be the ground that you walk on tomorrow.” — Nicole Addison

284. “The mind is everything. What you think you become.” — Buddha

285. “The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones that do.” — Steve Jobs

286. “The only difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra. ” — Jimmy Johnson

287. “The only dreams that come true are the ones you chase, if you do nothing, you get nothing.” — Joseph Atser, Don’t Give Up

288. “The only thing standing in the way between you and your goal is the BS story you keep telling yourself as to why you can’t achieve it. ” — Jordan Belfort

289. “The only thing that is stopping you from where you are to where you want to go is your comfort zone.” — Dhaval Gaudier

290. “The only way to reach your destination is to to keep going.”

291. “The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem. ” — Pirates of the Caribbean

292. “The question isn’t who is going to let me, it’s who is going to stop me.” — Ayn Rand

The question isn’t who is going to let me, it’s who is going to stop me.

293. “The secret of getting ahead is getting started. ” — Mark Twain

294. “The secret of your future is hidden in your daily routine. ” — Mike Murdock

295. “The trouble is, you think you have time. ” — Buddha

296. “The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has been before.’ ” — Albert Einstein

297. “The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion. ” — Paulo Coelho

298. “The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.” — Bertrand Russell

299. “The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do.” — Sarah Ban Breathnach

300. “Their opinions don’t pay your bills.”

301. “There will be obstacles. There will be doubters. There will be mistakes. But with hard work, there are no limits.”

302. “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. ” — Abraham Lincoln

303. “Think big, dream big, believe big, and the results will be big.” — Anonymous

304. “Think like a Queen. A Queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness. ” — Oprah

305. “This one step: choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.” — Scott Reed

306. “Those at the top of the mountain didn’t fall there.” — Marcus Washling

307. “Tiptoe forward or leap. Just do something.” — Annette White

Tiptoe forward or leap. Just do something.

308. “To win big, you sometimes have to take big risks.” — Bill Gates

309. “Today is a good day to try.” — Quasimodo, The Hunchback of Notre Dame

310. “Today is a perfect day to start living your dreams.” — Unknown

311. “Today is an opportunity to get better. Don’t waste it.”

312. “Today is where your book begins, the rest is still unwritten. ” — Unwritten, Natasha Bedingfield

313. “Today is your opportunity to build the tomorrow you want. ” — Ken Poirot

314. “Tough times never last, but tough people do.”

315. “True love is not found, it’s built.”

316. “Twenty years from now you’ll be more disappointed by the things you did not do than the ones you did. ” — Mark Twain

317. “Unsuccessful people make their decisions based on their current situations. Successful people make their decisions based on where they want to be. ” — Benjamin Hardy

318. “We all have two lives. The second one starts when we realize we only have one.” — Confucius

We all have two lives. The second one starts when we realize we only have one.

319. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. ” — Aristotle

320. “We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough. ” — Helen Keller

321. “What defines us is how well we rise after falling. ” — Lionel from Maid in Manhattan Movie

322. “What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

323. “What we think, we become.” — Buddha

324. “What you give power to, has power over you.”

325. “What you have done is nothing compared to what you can do.” — Grant Cardone

What you have done is nothing compared to what you can do.

326. “When life gives you Monday, dip it in glitter and sparkle all day. ” — Ella Woodword

327. “When no one else believed in me, I did.”

328. “When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. ” — Helen Keller

329. “When Plan “A” doesn’t work, don’t worry, you still have 25 more letters to go through. ” — Unknown

330. “When someone says you can’t do it, do it twice and take pictures.” — Unknown

When someone says you can’t do it, do it twice and take pictures.

331. “When was the last time you did something for the first time.” — Anonymous

332. “When you cease to dream, you cease to live.” — Malcolm Forbes

333. “When you follow your dreams, you encourage other people to follow theirs.” — Nafessa Williams

334. “When you know your worth, no one can make you feel worthless. ” — Unknown

335. “When you make your dreams come true it may be only for yourself, but there are hundreds and maybe thousands who’ll be inspired.” — Thomas Meyer; Katrina Swanson, Secrets to Success

336. “When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang out. ” — Abraham Lincoln

337. “When you stop chasing the wrong things, you give the right things a chance to catch you.”

338. “Whenever I feel like giving up, I remind myself that I have a lot of people to prove wrong today.” — Annette White

339. “Whenever you feel like a failure, just remember that even Coca Cola only sold 25 bottles their first year ” — Coca Cola

340. “Whenever you find yourself doubting how far you can go, just remember how far you have come. ” — Unknown

341. “Winning means you’re willing to go longer, work harder, and give more than anyone else. ” — Vince Lombardi

342. “Without dreams, there can be no courage. And without courage, there can be no action.” — Wim Wender

343. “Without hustle, talent will only carry you so far. ” — Gary Vaynerchuk

344. “Words can inspire, thoughts can provoke, but only action truly brings you closer to your dreams.” — Brad Sugars

345. “Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise. ” — Frank Ocean

346. “Work until your rivals become idols. ” — Drake

347. “Worrying doesn’t take away tomorrow’s troubles, it takes away today’s peace.”

Worrying doesn't take away tomorrow's troubles, it takes away today's peace.

348. “Would you like me to give you a formula for success? It’s quite simple, really: Double your rate of failure. You are thinking of failure as the enemy of success. But it isn’t at all. You can be discouraged by failure or you can learn from it, so go ahead and make mistakes. Make all you can. Because remember that’s where you will find success. ” — Thomas J. Watson

349. “Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself. ” — Rumi

350. “Yesterday is heavy. Put it down”

351. “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” — C. S. Lewis

352. “You attract the energy that you give off. Spread good vibes. Think positively. Enjoy life.”

353. “You can choose courage or you can choose comfort. You cannot have both.” — Brene Brown

354. “You can do anything you set your mind to. ” — Benjamin Franklin

355. “You can either experience the pain of discipline or the pain of regret. The choice is yours. ” — Unknown

356. “You can either spend your time stepping towards the life you want Or standing still in a life you don’t. It’s your choice.” — Annette White

You can either spend your time stepping towards the life you want Or standing still in a life you don’t. It’s your choice.

357. “You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead pursue the things you love doing and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off of you. ” — Maya Angelou

358. “You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them. ” — Shonda Rhimes

359. “You can’t fall if you don’t climb. But there’s no joy in living your whole life on the ground.” — Unknown

360. “You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending. ” — C.S. Lewis

361. “You can’t have a million dollar dream on a minimum wage work ethic. ” — Unknown

362. “You can’t pour from an empty cup.”

363. “You do not find the happy life. You make it.” — Thomas S. Monson

364. “You don’t have to be perfect to be amazing. ” — Unknown

365. “You don’t have to have it all figured out to move forward.”

Bonus Thoughts of Positivity

366. “You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” — Martin Luther King, Jr.

367. “You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.” — Oprah Winfrey

368. “You get what you focus on, so focus on what you want.”

369. “You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.”

370. “You may see me struggle, but you will never see me quit.”

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

372. “You need you, more than you need them. Trust me.”

373. “You never know how strong you are until being strong is your only choice.”

374. “You never know what you can do until you try. ” — William Cobbett

375. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” — Mae West

376. “You owe yourself the life you have always dreamed of.”

377. “You say I dream too big, I say you think too small.” — Anonymous

378. “You were born to win, but to be a winner, you must plan to win, prepare to win, and expect to win. ” — Zig Ziglar

379. “You will never always be motivated, so you must learn to be disciplined. ” — Unknown

380. “You’ll have bad times, but it’ll always wake you up to the good stuff you weren’t paying attention to. ” — Good Will Hunting

381. “You’re so much stronger than your excuses” — Unknown

You’re so much stronger than your excuses

382. “Your passion is waiting for your courage to catch up. ” — Isabelle Lafleche

383. “Your playing small does not serve the world. There is nothing enlightened about shrinking so that other people won’t feel insecure around you. We are all meant to shine, as children do. Marianne Williamson, A Return to Love: ” — Reflections on the Principles of “A Course in Miracles”

384. “Your positive action combined with positive thinking results in success. ” — Shiv Khera

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It’s easy to get caught up in negative thinking, especially when things aren’t going our way. But did you know that our thoughts have a direct impact on our mood and behavior? That’s why it’s so important to focus on thoughts of positivity. As the sun rises and a new day begins, start off on the right foot with these motivational and positive good thoughts for the day. 

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