59 Most Inspiring Quotes On Personal Development

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Achieving your goals is not always easy, but it can be easier if you know what you need to do to get there. It’s not enough that you know what you want to do, but also know how to get there. Read on for some advice on how you can start this process today.

The first thing that will help is making a list of your values and goals to know what motivates you and what gets in the way of achieving your goals. This way, when something pops up during the day that takes away time from where it needs to be, you will know if it is worth doing or not. It s a personal achievement that you create because you want to contribute something positive to the world, making it a better place.

59 Most Inspiring Quotes On Personal Development

“The only person you should try to be better than, is the person you were yesterday.” ― Anonymous

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

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” ― Will Durant

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

“For my own personal growth I had to set out on my own.” ― Frank Press

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

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

“Personal development is essential for a positive mindset, self-motivational, increasing self-belief and raising your standards.” ― Anonymous

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

“If you want to become successful, you must first become the person who can be successful.” ― Anonymous

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

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

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

“Life is never incomplete if it is an honorable one. At whatever point you leave life, if you leave it in the right way, it is whole.” ― Seneca

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

“Change is hard at first, messy in the middle and gorgeous at the end.” ― Robin Sharma

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

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

“Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead.” ― Morihei Ueshiba

“People don’t grow by accident, they grow by design. Design yourself. Design your future. Success never just happens.” ― Anonymous

“The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.” ― Eckhart Tolle

“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

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” ― George Bernard Shaw

“It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.” ― Oprah Winfrey

“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

“Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.” ― Viktor Frankl

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

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Every time we push personal development aside, we invite personal struggle into our lives.” ― Hal Elrod

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

“He who would govern others, first should be master of himself.” ― Philip Massinger

“But until a person can say deeply and honestly, “I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday,” that person cannot say, “I choose otherwise.” ― Stephen R. Covey

“To grow yourself, start from knowing yourself.” ― Anonymous

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

“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” ― Paulo Coelho

“Set a goal so big that you can’t achieve it until you grow into the person who can.” ― Zig Ziglar

“To become a master at any skill, it takes the total effort of your: heart, mind, and soul working together in tandem.” ― Maurice Young

“Be the change you want to see in this world.” ― Gandhi

“When we are no longer able to change a situation, we are challenged to change ourselves.” ― Viktor E Frankl

“In this world you’re either growing or you’re dying, so get in motion and grow.” ― Lou Holtz

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

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

“Income seldom exceeds personal development.” ― Jim Rohn

“The greatest gift you can give to somebody is your own personal development.” ― Jim Rohn

 “They must often change who would be constant in happiness or wisdom.” ― Confucius

“What we think, we become.” ― Buddha

“Look in the mirror that’s your competition.” ― Anonymous

“Investing in yourself is the best investment you will ever make. It will not only improve your life, it will improve the lives of all those around you.” ― Robin Sharma

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

“We must become the change we want to see.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

“You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight. If you want to reach your goals and fulfill your potential, become intentional about your personal growth. It will change your life.” ― Jim Rohn

“The best investment you can make is in yourself.” ― Warren Buffet

“Absorb what is useful, Discard what is not, Add what is uniquely your own.” ― Bruce Lee

“What holds most people back isn’t the quality of their ideas, but their lack of faith in themselves. You have to live your life as if you are already where you want to be.” ― Russell Simmons

“An investment in your personal development is the best investment you can make.” ― Jim Rohn

“Personal development is the conscious choice to improve one’s life to become a better person and to grow as an individual.” ― Anonymous

“What ever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.” ― Napoleon Hill

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

“You will never influence the world by trying to be like it.” ― Anonymous

“Personal development – the never ending chance to improve not only yourself but also attract opportunities and affect others.” ― Jim Rohn

“The only journey is the journey within.” ― Rainer Maria Rilke

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