Motivational quotes, you can't miss them on social media. I know I share them all the time. But what do you really think of them? Inspirational, or just plain cheesy?
Maybe some quotes sound a little corny, but some are proverbs that have stood the test of time, others are the words of inspiring leaders and changemakers who have made a huge impact on the world.
Love them or hate them it seems that hearing the right words at the right time can inspire us to do exactly what we need to do.
Here are some of my favourite motivational quotes to inspire you to make a change. If you like them please feel free to copy and share the pictures.
#1 'The secret of getting ahead is getting started' - Mark Twain
#2 'Set your goals high and don't stop until you get there' - Bo Jackson
#3 'If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy' - Dale Carnegie
#4 'Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can' - Arthur Ashe
#5 'Stop saying I wish, and start saying I will' - Charles Dickens (David Copperfield)
#6 'Believe you can and you're halfway there' - Theodore Roosevelt
#7 'A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step' Lao Tzu
#8 'You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step' - Martin Luther King Jr
#9 'It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped' - Tony Robbins
#10 "The question is not 'who is going to let me', it's 'who is going to stop me.'" - Ayn Rand
Ruth Randall is a Life Coach and Employee Wellbeing Specialist. Ruth helps busy professionals to balance career, family, relationships and wellbeing, to make life and work less stressful. She also works with teams to improve employee wellbeing and mental health in the workplace.