44 Inspiring Quotes To Help You Live Your Best Life

Here are inspiring quotes served as life mantras.

1. “We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.”

—Oscar Wilde

"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars." —Oscar Wilde

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

—Dr. Seuss

"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind." —Dr. Seuss

3. “This too, shall pass.”

—Anonymous

"This too, shall pass." —Anonymous

4. “Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.”

—Theodore Roosevelt

"Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground." —Theodore Roosevelt

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

—Anonymous

"The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday." —Anonymous

6. “Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.”

—Harvey Fierstein

"Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself." —Harvey Fierstein

7. “Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.”

–C.S. Lewis

"Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods." –C.S. Lewis

8. “You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved your from.”

—Cormac McCarthy

"You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved your from." —Cormac McCarthy

9. “A man who flies from his fear may find that he has only taken a shortcut to meet it.”

—Sador, Children of Húrin

"A man who flies from his fear may find that he has only taken a shortcut to meet it." —Sador, Children of Húrin

10. “Life’s too mysterious to take too serious.”

—Mary Engelbreit

"Life's too mysterious to take too serious." —Mary Engelbreit

11. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

—Eleanor Roosevelt

"No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." —Eleanor Roosevelt

12. “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

"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

13. “You can’t go around building a better world for people. Only people can build a better world for people. Otherwise it’s just a cage.”

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—Terry Pratchett, Witches Abroad

"You can't go around building a better world for people. Only people can build a better world for people. Otherwise it's just a cage." —Terry Pratchett, Witches Abroad

14. “There isn’t a way things should be. There’s just what happens, and what we do.”

—Terry Pratchett, A Hat Full of Sky

"There isn't a way things should be. There's just what happens, and what we do." —Terry Pratchett, A Hat Full of Sky

15. “Be where your feet are.”‘

—Anonimous

"Be where your feet are."' —Anonimous

16. “It’s not about how hard you can hit; it’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.”

—Rocky Balboa, Rocky

"It's not about how hard you can hit; it's about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward." —Rocky Balboa, Rocky

17. “More fuck yeah, less fuck that.”

—Anonymous

"More fuck yeah, less fuck that." —Anonymous

18. “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”

—African proverb

"If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together." —African proverb

19. “It’s OK to not be OK, as long as you don’t stay that way.”

—Anonymous

"It's OK to not be OK, as long as you don't stay that way." —Anonymous

20. “I can be changed by what happens to me but I refuse to be reduced by it.”

—Maya Angelou

"I can be changed by what happens to me but I refuse to be reduced by it." —Maya Angelou

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

—T. Roosevelt

"Believe you can and you're halfway there." —T. Roosevelt

22. “Happiness is an inside job.”

—Anonymous

"Happiness is an inside job." —Anonymous

23. “May I never be complete. May I never be content. May I never be perfect.”

—Chuck Palahniuk

"May I never be complete. May I never be content. May I never be perfect." —Chuck Palahniuk

24. “Nothing in life is to be feared; it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more so that we may fear less.”

—Marie Curie

"Nothing in life is to be feared; it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more so that we may fear less." —Marie Curie

25. “Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.”

—Roald Dahl

"Those who don't believe in magic will never find it." —Roald Dahl

26. “There is no elevator to success — you have to take the stairs.”

—Anonymous

"There is no elevator to success — you have to take the stairs." —Anonymous

27. “Plant your garden and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.”

—Jose Luis Borges

"Plant your garden and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers." —Jose Luis Borges

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

—Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

"It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live." —Albus Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

29. “Do the best you can until you know better. Then, when you know better, do better.”

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—Maya Angelou

"Do the best you can until you know better. Then, when you know better, do better." —Maya Angelou

30. “Don’t sweat the petty things and don’t pet the sweaty things.”

—George Carlin

"Don't sweat the petty things and don't pet the sweaty things." —George Carlin

31. “Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway.”

—Eleanor Roosevelt.

"Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you'll be criticized anyway." —Eleanor Roosevelt.

32. “Do not set yourself on fire in order to keep others warm.”

–Anonymous

"Do not set yourself on fire in order to keep others warm." –Anonymous

33. “The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don’t always soften the bad things, but vice versa, the bad things don’t always spoil the good things and make them unimportant.”

—Doctor Who

"The way I see it, every life is a pile of good things and bad things. The good things don't always soften the bad things, but vice versa, the bad things don't always spoil the good things and make them unimportant." —Doctor Who

34. “It’s supposed to be hard. If it were easy, everyone would do it.”

—Jimmy Dugan, A League of Their Own

"It's supposed to be hard. If it were easy, everyone would do it." —Jimmy Dugan, A League of Their Own

35. “Ask yourself if what you’re doing today will get you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.”

—Anonymous

"Ask yourself if what you're doing today will get you closer to where you want to be tomorrow." —Anonymous

36. “You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world and there’s still going to be someone who hates peaches.”

—Dita Von Teese

"You can be the ripest, juiciest peach in the world and there's still going to be someone who hates peaches." —Dita Von Teese

37. “Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we’re here, we should dance.”

—Anonymous

"Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we're here, we should dance." —Anonymous

38. “Never cowardly or cruel. Never give up, never give in.”

–Doctor Who

"Never cowardly or cruel. Never give up, never give in." –Doctor Who

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

—Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail." —Ralph Waldo Emerson

40. “In 20 years, you probably won’t even remember this.”

–Anonymous

"In 20 years, you probably won't even remember this." –Anonymous

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

–William Shakespeare

"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none." –William Shakespeare

42. “Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose.”

—Dillon Panthers, Friday Night Lights

"Clear eyes, full hearts, can't lose." —Dillon Panthers, Friday Night Lights

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

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—Aristotle

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

44. “If you work really hard and are kind, amazing things will happen.”

—Conan O’Brien

"If you work really hard and are kind, amazing things will happen." —Conan O'Brien

Source: Brett S. Vergara via BuzzFeed.com

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