It has always been said that life begins at the end of your comfort zone, so then why are so many of us afraid of stepping outside of it? I will tell you why, because being inside your comfort zone minimizes stress and anxiety. This makes it super duper easy to never push the boundaries, because it’s pretty darn comfy inside your little safety bubble, right?

Doing everyday normal activities is so familiar that it doesn’t create any apprehension. However, flying solo across the world, jumping out of an airplane, or following your bucket list dream of opening a new business will probably make people a little jittery. Really, why would you want to provoke feeling anxious? Here’s why. Because, every time you do you will grow—each time a little piece of the fear of the unknown is removed and replaced with a little piece of empowerment. And if you continuously do this the size of your fear bubble will get smaller while your comfort bubble gets bigger. With that said, we all need a little extra motivation every now and then to face our fear and step out of our comfort zone bubbles, and these comfort zone quotes will help you do it.


30+ Quotes That Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


“As you move outside of your comfort zone, what was once the unknown and frightening becomes your new normal.” —Robin S. Sharma


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


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

Don't let fear make your decisions for you


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


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


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


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

Quote by Eleanor Roosevelet | Quotes that Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


“The hardest thing to do is leaving your comfort zone. But you have to let go of the life you’re familiar with and take the risk to live the life you dream about.” —T. Arigo


“By leaving your comfort zone behind and taking a leap of faith into something new, you find out who you are truly capable of becoming.” —Anonymous


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

Feel the fear and do it anyway


“We have to be honest about what we want and take risks rather than lie to ourselves and make excuses to stay in our comfort zone.” —Ray Bennett


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

Quote about challenge and change | Quotes that Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


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


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


“True self-discovery begins where your comfort zone ends.” —Adam Braun


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

Amy Poehler Quote | Quotes that Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


“A ship is always safe at the shore—but that is not what it is built for.” —Albert Einstein


“Resistance to change is very much governed by your comfort zone. Just because something is comfortable does not for a moment mean it’s what you want, or even good for you for that matter.” —Robin H-C


“Coming out of your comfort zone is tough in the beginning, chaotic in the middle, and awesome in the end…because in the end, it shows you a whole new world.” —Manoj Arora


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

Quote by Anonymous | Quotes that Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


“No one likes to move beyond their comfort zone, but as the saying goes, that’s where the magic happens. It’s where we grow, learn, and develop in a way that expands our horizons beyond what we thought was possible.” —Andy Molinsky


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


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

Quote by Annette White | Quotes that Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


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


“The comfort zone is the great enemy to creativity; moving beyond it necessitates intuition, which in turn configures new perspectives and conquers fears.” —Dan Stevens


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


“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

Quote about growth by Annette White | Quotes that Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


“I will guarantee you that the day you step outside your comfort zone by making success your goal, is the day you discover that adversity, risk, and daring will make life sweeter than you ever imagined.” —Mark Burnett


“Comfort is your biggest trap and coming out of your comfort zone is your biggest challenge.” —Manoj Arora


“Are you really happy or just comfortable?” —Anonymous 


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


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

Quote about comfort zone by Karina Bliss | Quotes that Will Motivate You to Step Outside of Your Comfort Zone


Which one of these motivational comfort zone quotes is your favorite? Let me know in the comments.


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