Motivational Quotes of the Day

[Today's Quotes] [Yesterday's Quotes] [Archive]
Selected from Laura Moncur's Motivational Quotations - July 31, 2014
It is necessary to try to surpass oneself always; this occupation ought to last as long as life.
Queen Christina (1626 - 1689), of Sweden  
The inner fire is the most important thing mankind possesses.
Edith Sodergran  
I have found that it don't really matter if you're brought up fine or rough, but that it helps to have someone to spill your sorrows to.
Erica Eisdorfer, The Wet Nurse's Tale, 2009  
Bear in mind that you should conduct yourself in life as at a feast.
Epictetus (55 AD - 135 AD)  

If an author's name is highlighted, you can click it for more quotations by that author. Click on a quotation for more information about it, or click on the icons next to each quotation:

  • [info] View further information about the quote or link to it on its own page
  • [mail] Email the quotation to yourself, or to a friend
  • [notes] View notes about the quotation

Note: These quotes are randomly selected from my collection by an automatic routine once a day. If you want more quotes, try the Quotations by Author page to browse our entire collection, or try the Random Quotations Page, which chooses new quotes each time you load it.