65 Inspirational Personal Growth And Development Quotes

Everyone has an inner voice, telling them that they are not good enough as they are now, unable to achieve their goals. The trick is to know how to listen to that voice to become your strength and guide you towards your dreams.

The way we grow and develop is crucial because it determines how we reach our goals or lack thereof. The challenge is getting the proper guidance to help you grow into what you want to be in life.

Let’s look at some inspirational quotes about personal growth and development that will give you the courage to work hard to achieve your goals.

65 Inspirational Personal Growth And Development Quotes

1. “Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission.” ~ Zig Ziglar

2. “There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.” ~ Edith Wharton

3. “Every moment of one’s existence, one is growing into more or retreating into less.” ~ Norman Mailer

4. “Follow your honest convictions, and stay strong.” ~ William Thackeray

5. “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” ~ Albert Einstein

6. “Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.” ~ Paulo Coelho

7. “The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” ~ Amelia Earhart

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

9. “There’s only one investment that will never go down — an investment in yourself.” ~ Frank Sonnenberg

10. “I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.” ~ Thomas Jefferson

11. “The greatest investment you’ll ever make is investing in you.” ~ Wesam Fawzi

12. “Of course motivation is not permanent. But then, neither is bathing; but it is something you should do on a regular basis.” ~ Zig Ziglar

13. “Income seldom exceeds personal development.” ~ Jim Rohn

14. “If the people in your circle aren’t contributing to your growth, then you’re not in a circle… you’re in a cage.” ~ Kianu Starr

15. “It’s really not your business what others are doing. What matters is what you’re doing.” ~ Clyde Lee Dennis

16. “We are products of our past, but we don’t have to be prisoners of it.” ~ Rick Warren

17. “We can’t become what we want to be by remaining what we are.” ~ Max DePree

18. “I think personal growth has much to do with acting ability.” ~ Beverly D’Angelo

19. “Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.” ~ Lao Tzu

20. “Life will give you whatever experience is most helpful for the evolution of your consciousness.” ~ Eckhart Tolle, The Power Of Now

21. “With self-discipline most anything is possible.” ~ Theodore Roosevelt

22. “We are either moving forward or moving backward. There is no such thing as standing still.” ~ Becky Williamson-Martin

23. “If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” ~ Frederick Douglass

24. “In our struggle for freedom, truth is the only weapon we possess.” ~ The Dalai Lama

25. “It’s not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.” ~ Denis Waitley

26. “You have to begin to tell the story of your life as you now want it to be and discontinue the tales of how it has been or of how it is.” ~ Esther and Jerry Hicks

27. “When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.”

28. “Change equals self-improvement. Push yourself to places you haven’t been before.” ~ Pat Summitt

29. “The power of imagination makes us infinite.” ~ John Muir

30. “What we fear doing most is usually what we most need to do.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

31. “You must have a level of discontent to feel the urge to want to grow.” ~ Idowu Koyenikan

32. “If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” ~ Maya Angelou

33. “Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor.” ~ Brian Tracy

34. “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” ~ Mark Twain

35. “I’ve got a theory that if you give 100% all the time, somehow things will work out in the end.” ~ Larry Bird

36. “Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.” ~ Buddha

37. “Don’t go through life, grow through life.” ~ Eric Butterworth

38. “To double your income and success, triple your investment in personal development and professional mastery.” ~ Robin Sharma

39. “There is one single thread binding my way together…the way of the Master consists in doing one’s best…that is all.” ~ Confucius

40. “Always do what you are afraid to do.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

41. “Be not afraid of growing slowly; be afraid only of standing still.” ~ Chinese Proverb

42. “Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment.” ~ Stephen Covey

43. “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” ~ Warren Buffett

44. “The swiftest way to triple your success is to double your investment in personal development.” ~ Robin Sharma

45. “Growth begins when we begin to accept our own weakness.” ~ Jean Vanier

46. “Personal development is the belief that you are worth the effort, time, and energy needed to develop yourself.” Denis Waitley

47. “There’s only one growth strategy: work hard.” ~ William Hague

48. “He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.” ~ Fredrick Nietzsche

49. “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

50. “Your job is to be the best that you can possibly be.” ~ Brain Tracy

51. “Man’s life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.” ~ B. R. Ambedkar

52. “We can’t become what we need to be by remaining what we are.” ~ Oprah Winfrey

53. “It is never too late to be who you might have been.” ~ George Eliot

54. “You are essentially who you create yourself to be and all that occurs in your life is the result of your own making.” ~ Stephen Richards

55. “Personal development is a major time-saver. The better you become, the less time it takes you to achieve your goals.” ~ Brian Tracy

56. “Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” ~ Maya Angelou

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

58. “The key to growth is acknowledging your fear of the unknown and jumping in anyway.” ~ Jen Sincero

59. “People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.” ~ Rob Siltanen

60. “When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.” ~ Malala Yousafzai

61. “Recognizing that you are not where you want to be is a starting point to begin changing your life.” ~ Deborah Day

62. “Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” ~ Babe Ruth

63. “Learn to work harder on yourself than you do on your job.” ~ Jim Rohn

64. “You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.” ~ Henry David Thoreau

65. “Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become.” ~ Eli Cohen

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