Personal Growth quotes – inspirational and motivational

The best personal growth quotes

Personal growth quotes are meant to inspire and motivate you. They allow you to learn from other people before you who walked the same path. These personal growth quotes are hand-picked and try to go deeper and beyond the average motivational personal development quote. We try to find quotes that represent what Wolkify stands for. Being passionate for what you do. Being inspirational through your actions to the people around you. Working hard for something you believe in. Striving towards personal growth, but not as an end goal, but simply because you love to evolve.

Personal growth quotes should inspire and motivate

Of course, personal growth quotes will not do the work for you. You still need to do the work yourself and should not confuse posting personal growth quotes with actually growing as a person. Success comes from taking action, not from talking about it. But still, we from Wolkify believe that it is important to reflect on your path from time to time, and personal development quotes are a good way to do so. They can help you to not waver on your path, they can of course be inspirational and motivational and most of all, they encourage you to live up to your full potential. In this sense, personal growth quotes can almost be seen as messages from mentors from the past.



This is your life. And it’s ending one minute at a time. – Tyler Durden

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Most of us have two lives. The life we live, and the unlived life within us. Between the two stands resistance. – Steven Pressfield

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A man is honorable in proportion to the personal risk he takes for his opinion – in other words, the downside he is exposed to. – Nassim Nicholas Taleb

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Making a decision was only the beginning of things. When someone makes a decision, he is really diving into a strong current that will carry him to places he had never dreamed of when he first made the decision. – Paulo Coelho



If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said ‘faster horses’. – Henry Ford

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Each of us starts with the same 24 hours in the day. How we use those hours determines the quality of our lives. – Peter Diamandis

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Throughout the centuries there were men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision. Their goals differed, but they all had this in common: that the step was first, the road new, the vision unborrowed and the response they received – hatred. (…) But the men of unborrowed vision went ahead. They fought, they suffered and they paid. But they won. – Ayn Rand

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Too many people believe that everything must be pleasurable in life, which makes them constantly look for distractions and short-circuits the learning process. – Robert Greene

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Don’t count the days. Make the days count. – Muhammad Ali

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Men of action are favoured by the Goddess of luck. – George Clason

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My days were more exciting when I was penniless. – Jon Krakauer

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Enjoyment appears at the boundary between boredom and anxiety, when the challenges are just balanced with the person’s capacity to act. – Mihály Csíkszentmihályi

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Try not to become a man of success, but rather a man of value. – Albert Einstein

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

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Most people die at 25 and are not buried until they are 75. – Benjamin Franklin

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If you’re paralysed with fear, that’s a good sign. It shows you what you have to do. – Steven Pressfield

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You are the average of the five people you hang out with the most. – Jim Rohn

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Often what people call ‘thinking’ is merely recycling the opinions of others. – Nathaniel Branden

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The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. – Mark Twain

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Most people do not listen with the intent to understand. Most people listen with the intent to reply. – Stephen Covey

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Starting a company is like eating glass and staring into the abyss. – Elon Musk

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If you had one shot or one opportunity to seize everything you ever wanted in one moment: would you capture it or just let it slip? – Eminem

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Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. – Steve Jobs

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A person who won’t read has no advantage over a person who can’t read. – Mark Twain

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