Motivational Life Quotes With 10 Words Or Less That Offers More

Personally I have always love shorter quotes rather than those long-winded ones. It is not just the length of the quotations or sayings, it’s the profound message it offers to the readers.

Here is a collection of popular sayings and inspirational quotes with 10 words or less about life.

“What we think we become.” – Buddha

“Courage is knowing what not to fear.” – Plato

“Imagination is greater than detail.” – Albert Einstein

“Freedom lies in being bold.” – Robert Frost

“Conquer yourself, not the world.” – Descarte

“Carpe diem.” – Horace

“Only the dead have seen the end of war.” – Plato

“Idea: Salvation by imagination.” – Frank Loyd Wright

“Every winner has scars.” – Herbert Casson

“We cannot live better than in seeking to become better.” – Socrates

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde

We're all perfectly real, but never really perfect“We’re all perfectly real, but never really perfect.” – Quotationize

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“A person’s a person, no matter how small.” – Dr. Seuss

“Death is not the worst that can happen to men.” – Plato

“Whatever you are, be a good one.” – Abraham Lincoln

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

“Try a little harder to be a little better.” – Gordon B. Hinckley

“Character is simply habit long continued.” – Plato

“By letting go it all gets done.” – Lao Tzu

“None but ourselves can free our minds.” – Bob Marley

“Turn your wounds into wisdom.” – Oprah Winfrey

“Only in the darkness can you see the stars.” – Martin Luther King Jr

“He that can have patience can have what he will.” – Benjamin Franklin

“The past has no power over the present moment.” – Eckhart Tolle

“Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.” – African Proverb

“Don’t sweat the small stuff.” – Richard Carlson

“Prosperity is a great teacher; adversity is a greater.” – Hazlitt

“Great acts are made up of small deeds.” – Lao Tzu

“Strong lives are motivated by dynamic purposes.” – Kenneth Hildebrand

“Life is the childhood of our immortality.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Live the life you love, love the life you live.” – Bob Marley

“We are made for loving.” – Archbishop Desmond Tutu

“Where there is love there is no darkness.” – Burundi Proverb

“Knowing how to yield is strength” – Lao Tzu

“Patience will achieve more than force.” – Edmund Burke

“To be unique, you must always be different.” – Coco Chanel

“Silence is a true friend who never betrays.” – Confucius

It’s choice – not chance – that determines your destiny.” – Jean Nidetch

“Do the things you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up.” – Jesse Jackson

“Confidence is courage at ease.” – Daniel Maher

“A problem is a chance for you to do your best.” – Duke Ellington

“Problems are the price you pay for progress.” – Branch Rickey

“A desire can overcome all objections and obstacles.” – Gunderson

“Respect yourself and others will respect you.” – Confucius

“I think, therefore I am.” – René Descartes

“Know thyself.” – Socrates

“Kindness is free. So feel free to be kind.” – Quotationize

“Inches make champions.” – Vince Lombardi

“Work is love made visible.” – Kahlil Gibran

“No great thing is created suddenly.” – Epictetus

“No man is free who is not master of himself.” – Epictetus

“Forget injuries, never forget kindnesses.” – Confucius

“Don’t explain your philosophy. Embody it.” – Epictetus

“Well done is better than well said.” – Benjamin Franklin

“No wind favors s/he who has no destined port.” – Montaigne

“There is no failure except in no longer trying.” – Elbert Hubbard

“Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.” – Seneca

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“The best way to prepare for life is to begin to live.” – Elbert Hubbard

“The creation of a thousand forests is one acorn.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Be gentle first with yourself.” – Lama Yeshe

“Live life to the fullest.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” – Lao Tzu

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch

“Do what you fear and fear disappears.” – David Joseph Schwartz

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” – Albert Einstein

“Happiness is a habit—cultivate it.” – Elbert Hubbard

“Life’s a voyage that’s homeward bound.” – Herman Melville

“It is not length of life, but depth of life.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Make each day your masterpiece.” – John Wooden

“Big egos have little ears.” – Robert Schuller

“Make yourself necessary to somebody.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“May you be happy always.” – Honore De Balzac

“The greatest wealth is health.” – Virgil

“Our life is what our thoughts make it.” – Marcus Aurelius

“Well begun is half done.” – Aristotle

“Don’t fight forces; use them.” – R. Buckminster Fuller

“The greatest prayer is patience.” – Buddha

“Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.” – Jimi Hendrix

“Luck is believing you’re lucky.” – Tennessee Williams

“Self-command is the main elegance.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Talkers are no good doers.” – William Shakespeare

“Chance favors the prepared mind.” – Louis Pasteur

“Reflect upon your present blessings.” – Charles Dickens

“Fear regret more than failure.” – Taryn Rose

“In chaos, there is fertility.” – Anais Nin

“While there’s life, there’s hope.” – Marcus Tullius Cicero

Success demands singleness of purpose.” – Vincent Lombardi

“Success is dependent on effort.” – Sophocles

“The shortest answer is doing.” – Lord Herbert

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsh

“Give a man a mask and he will show his true face.” – Oscar Wilde

“The road to Hell is paved with good intentions.” – Old Proverb

“Don’t let schooling interfere with your education.” – Mark Twain

“Creativity has no place for predictability.” – Quotationize

“Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist.” – George Carlin

“Chop your own wood, and it will warm you twice.” – Henry Ford

“Everyone you will ever meet knows something you don’t.” – Bill Nye

“Some people die at 25 and aren’t buried until 75.” – Benjamin Franklin

“To love is to recognize yourself in another.” – Eckhart Tolle

“Those who do not move, do not notice their chains.” – Rosa Luxemburg

“Either you run the day, or the day runs you.” – Jim Rohn

“The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.” – Socrates

“Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping them up.” – Jesse Jackson

“Great ideas often receive violent opposition from mediocre minds.” – Albert Einstein

“Failure is success if we learn from it.” – Malcolm Forbes

“Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.” – Socrates

“Whatever you are, be a good one.” – Abraham Lincoln

“Every man dies, but not every man truly lives.” – William Wallace

“Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien

“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Well done is better than well said.” – Benjamin Franklin

“To find yourself, think for yourself.” – Socrates

“Life is a journey, not a destination.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The best things in life aren’t things.” – Art Buchwald

The most important things in life aren’t things.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo

“The wise asks more and speaks less.” – Quotationize

“By means of beauty all beautiful things become beautiful.” – Socrates

“Making mistakes means you’ve tried.” – Quotationize

“An unexamined life is not worth living.” – Socrates

“A great man is always willing to be little.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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