100+ Most Famous Quotes of All Time

Mahatma Gandhi Famous Quotes

1. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”

Mahatma Gandhi
Bernard M. Baruch Famous Quotes

2. “Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.”

Bernard M. Baruch
William W. Purkey Famous Quotes

3. “You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, Love like you’ll never be hurt, Sing like there’s nobody listening, And live like it’s heaven on earth.”

William W. Purkey
Albert Einstein Famous Quotes

4. “Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.”

Albert Einstein
Dr. Seuss Famous Quotes

5. “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”

Dr. Seuss
Oscar Wilde Famous Quotes

6. “Be yourself, everyone else is already taken.”

Oscar Wilde
Mae West Famous Quotes

7. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”

Mae West
Mahatma Gandhi Famous Quotes

8. “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”

Mahatma Gandhi
Robert Frost Famous Quotes

9. “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”

Robert Frost
Maya Angelou Famous Quotes

10. “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

11. “Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.”

Narcotics Anonymous

12. “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

13. “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”

Albert Einstein

14. “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.”

J.K. Rowling

15. “The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool.”

William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare Famous Quotes

16. “Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.”

Bill Keane

17. “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”

Thomas A. Edison

18. “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.”

William Shakespeare

19. “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who’ll decide where to go”

Dr. Seuss

20. “Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”

Lao Tzu
Lao Tzu Famous Quotes

21. “For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

22. “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

23. “Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

24. “A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.”

David Brinkley

25. “I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.”

Herbert Bayard Swope
Herbert Bayard Swope Famous Quotes

26. “I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.”

Marilyn Monroe

27. “Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only love can do that.”

Martin Luther King Jr

28. “We accept the love we think we deserve.”

Stephen Chbosky

29. “Fairy tales are more than true, not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”

Neil Gaiman

30. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking.”

Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs Famous Quotes

31. “I’m a success today because I had a friend who believed in me and I didn’t have the heart to let him down.”

Abraham Lincoln

32. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.”

Lucille Ball

33. “Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.”

Joshua J. Marine

34. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

Thomas A. Edison

35. “It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.”

Leonardo Da Vinci
Thomas A. Edison Famous Quotes

35. “It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.”

Leonardo Da Vinci

36. “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.”

Albert Einstein

37. “Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.”

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

38. “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”

Winston Churchill

39. “You’re not obligated to win. You’re obligated to keep trying. To the best you can do everyday.”

Jason Mraz

40. “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

George Bernard Shaw
George Bernard Shaw Famous Quotes

41. “We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.”


42. “If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Lao Tzu

44. “The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”

Nelson Mandela

45. “If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey
Mother Teresa Famous Quotes

46. “Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.”

Mother Teresa

47. “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched, they must be felt with the heart.”

Helen Keller

48. “The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.”

Tony Robbins

49. “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.”


50. “Love the life you live. Live the life you love.”

Bob Marley
Bob Marley Famous Quotes

51. “Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about.”

Marilyn Monroe

52. “Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”

Henry David Thoreau

53. “I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have.”

Thomas Jefferson

54. “Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but they don’t quit.”

Conrad Hilton

55. “Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.”

Charles Swindoll
Conrad Hilton Famous Quotes

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

Theodore Roosevelt

57. “I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.”

Benjamin Franklin

58. “Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”

Napoleon Hill

59. “First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends; wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end.”


60. “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”

Dr. Seuss
Dr. Seuss Famous Quotes

61. “Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last you create what you will.”

George Bernard Shaw

62. “Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.”

Wayne Dyer

63. “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.”

Colin Powell

64. “Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.”

Albert Einstein

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

Anne Frank
Anne Frank Famous Quotes

66. “Dream big and dare to fail.”

Norman Vaughan

67. “You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.”

Beverly Sills

68. “Don’t walk behind me, I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me, I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend.”

Albert Camus

69. “Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.”

Napoleon Bonaparte

70. “Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.”

George S. Patton
George S. Patton Famous Quotes

71. “You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated.”

Maya Angelou

72. “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”

Benjamin Franklin

73. “Do not let making a living prevent you from making a life.”

John Wooden

74. “A room without books is like a body without a soul.”

Marcus Tullius Cicero

75. “If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”

J.K. Rowling
J.K. Rowling Famous Quotes

76. “Better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all.”

St. Augustine

77. “It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.”

Andre Gide

78. “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.”

Mark Twain

79. “Friendship … is born at the moment when one man says to another “What! You too? I thought that no one but myself”

C.S. Lewis

80. “Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.”

Mark Twain
Mark Twain Famous Quotes

81. “It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it.”

Maurice Switzer

82. “Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans.”

Allen Saunders

83. “A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it’s in hot water.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

84. “The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.”

Elie Wiesel

85. “It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.”

Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche Famous Quotes

86. “I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.”

Albert Einstein

87. “I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.”

Dr. Seuss

88. “Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else’s hands, but not you.”

Jim Rohn

89. “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.”

Mark Twain

90. “If you care for life, don’t waste your time; for time is what life is made of”

Bruce Lee
Bruce Lee Famous Quotes

91. “Do not go where the path may lead , go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

92. “People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.”

Abraham Lincoln

93. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.”

Albert Einstein

94. “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all – in which case, you fail by default.”

J.K. Rowling

95. “If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on.”

Steve Jobs
Mother Teresa Famous Quotes

96. “Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”

Mother Teresa

97. “There is just one life for each of us: our own.”


98. “Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.”

Robert A. Heinlein

99. “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard”

Tim Tebow
Zig Ziglar Famous Quotes

100. “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.”

Zig Ziglar
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