55 Short Positive Quotes

A collection of short positive quotes that are concise but are uplifting and encouraging. Read these brief quotations to start your day on a positive note.


  1. Truly understanding one’s self is the beginning of realizing potential.
    Joseph Goodman, The Best Quotes Book
    Positive Quotes



  2. Never retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl.
    Benjamin Jowett
    Positive Poems



  3. Whatever path you set out for yourself, always believe in yourself.
    Joanna Jackson, Self Help
    Keep Your Head Up



  4. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
    Earl Nightingale
    Enjoy Life



  5. ...life is about helping each other - giving helping hands - receiving helping hands...
    Helping Hands



  6. When times are tough, dare to be tougher.
    Steve Maraboli Dare To Be



  7. Positive anything is better than negative nothing.
    Elbert Hubbard
    Short Inspirational Quotes



  8. I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.
    Abraham Lincoln
    Cute



  9. Be so good they can’t ignore you.
    Steve Martin
    Morning Motivation



  10. You learn more from losing than winning. You learn how to keep going.
    Morgan Wootten
    Learning



  11. Life is trying things to see if they work.
    Ray Bradbury
    Poems About Life



  12. TODAY — Keep a promise.
    Author Unknown
    Just For Today



  13. It is better to live one day as a lion, than a thousand days as a lamb.
    Roman Proverb
    Proverbs



  14. The truth is that you have phenomenal power to become well and stay well.
    J. B. Owen, Ignite Your Health and Wellness
    Wellness



  15. If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you.
    Fred DeVito
    Challenge



  16. You are never too old to set another goal or to dream another dream.
    Les Brown
    Goals



  17. To be the best, you must be able to handle the worst.
    Wilson Kanadi
    Poems of Encouragement



  18. ... those who refuse to feel blame never really feel forgiveness.
    Pete Walker, The Tao of Fully Feeling
    Blame



  19. Enthusiasm — Above all, enthusiasm is the most powerful tool in the classroom.
    Dave Burgess, Teach Like a Pirate
    Energy



  20. A more positive view of retirement reveals a life much more rewarding than work.
    Ernie Zelinski, How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free
    Retirement



  21. Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.
    Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Faith Over Fear



  22. You can physically change your brain by consciously changing your thoughts.
    Cyndie Spiegel, A Year of Positive Thinking
    Positive Thoughts



  23. You shape your future every day through the choices you make.
    Jason Harvey, Achieve Anything In Just One Year
    Life Choices



  24. Life is too short, and the time we waste in yawning never can be regained.
    Stendhal
    Life Is Too Short Quotes



  25. Wherever you are, be all there.
    Jim Elliot
    Live In The Moment



  26. Every day, I feel like I am set on a mission to better myself and others.
    William Civitillo, Life Through A Device
    Improvement



  27. Go forth on your path, as it exists only through your walking.
    Augustine of Hippo
    Follow Your Own Path



  28. We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough.
    Helen Keller
    Persistence



  29. It is important to remind your children that no matter what, family comes first.
    Fhilcar Faunillan, Smart Parenting
    Short Family Quotes



  30. It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
    Confucius
    Never Give Up



  31. ...too much self-doubt can keep you from achieving what you were put on earth to accomplish...
    Denise Jacobs, Banish Your Inner Critic
    Self Doubt



  32. Change can be difficult and painful but is more painful if it is ignored.
    Clement Getate, Your Cross to Happiness
    Positive Quotes About Change



  33. If you live for your vacation, then you are in the wrong job.
    Catherine Pulsifer
    Vacation



  34. Winning isn’t getting ahead of others. It’s getting ahead of yourself.
    Roger Staubach
    Poems About Winning



  35. May you live every day of your life.
    Jonathan Swift
    How to Live Your Best Life



  36. When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.
    John Ruskin
    Short Love Quotes



  37. Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional.
    Roger Crawford
    Defeat



  38. Believe in your dreams, work and live them well through action!
    Israelmore Ayivor, Believe and Achieve
    Positive Messages



  39. The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
    Mark Twain
    Stop Wishing Start Doing



  40. May good fortune be yours, may your joys never end.
    Irish Blessing



  41. Expect problems and eat them for breakfast.
    Alfred A. Montapert
    Problems



  42. Collect personal moments of care and giving rejecting things of no lasting value.
    Byron R. Pulsifer
    Rejection



  43. It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
    J. K. Rowling
    Choices



  44. When God does a work in you, it is hard to contain it.
    Terrelle Smith, Becoming a Better Me
    God Inspirational Quotes



  45. Happiness is not a goal. . .it’s a by-product of a life well lived.
    Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
    Poems About Happiness



  46. We all have the potential to be so much more.
    David Goggins, Can't Hurt Me
    Be Inspired



  47. Freedom is not only a matter that relates to the body but also to the mind.
    B. C. Artworst
    Short Deep Quotes



  48. If it matters to you, you’ll find a way.
    Charlie Gilkey
    Motivational



  49. Hope is a waking dream.
    Aristotle
    Poems About Hope



  50. Worry is an energy sucker, creates stress, and has no positive effective!
    Catherine Pulsifer
    Worry



  51. You never know God is all you need until God is all you have.
    Rick Warren
    Trust In God



  52. It’s not whether you get knocked down; it’s whether you get up.
    Vince Lombardi
    Poems About Failure



  53. Success is simply the accumulation of small tasks oft repeated with persistence.
    Byron R. Pulsifer
    Success



  54. To shun fear means to forego the good in order to accomplish the great.
    Theodore W. Higgnigsworth
    Great Endings And New Beginnings



  55. Details are important but imagination exceeds all else.
    Robert Rivers
    Imagination


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