Are you looking for some inspiration to help get your life together? If so, check out these great life quotes.
Getting your life together means to get your act together.
It means to be in control of your life and to have everything in order. It means being mature (enough), independent and able to stand on your own two feet.
If one or more areas of your life currently feel like a disaster zone, if you’re repeating the same old negative patterns in life, or if you’re feeling stagnant and unfulfilled – it may be time for a change in your life.
The following inspiring quotes are great inspiration to get your creative juices flowing, to expand your mind to possibilities and your unlimited potential!
Getting Your Life Together Quotes
“It’s never too late to become who you want to be. I hope you live a life that you’re proud of, and if you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start over.” F. Scott Fitzgerald
“Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.” Denis Waitley
“The beginning is the most important part of the work.” Plato
“Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.” Jim Rohn
“Change can be scary, but you know what’s scarier? Allowing fear to stop you from growing, evolving, and progressing.” Mandy Hale
“Take the first step in faith. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” Martin Luther King Jr.
“You can learn new things at any time in your life if you’re willing to be a beginner. If you actually learn to like being a beginner, the whole world opens up to you.” Barbara Shur
“Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors where there were only walls.” Joseph Campbell
“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” Seneca
“There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth… not going all the way, and not starting.” Buddha
“Sometimes the best thing we can ask for is change, and a fresh start forces us to confront change head-on.” Natalya Neidhart
“Although no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” Carl Bard
“New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.” Lao Tzu
“Growing up is losing some illusions, in order to acquire others.” Virginia Woolf
“You may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing that we call ‘failure’ is not the falling down, but the staying down.” Mary Pickford
“There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it.” Oscar Wilde
“No one can ever take your memories from you – each day is a new beginning, make good memories every day.” Catherine Pulsifer
“Forgiveness says you are given another chance to make a new beginning.” Desmond Tutu
“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” Mark Twain
“No, this is not the beginning of a new chapter in my life; this is the beginning of a new book! That first book is already closed, ended, and tossed into the seas; this new book is newly opened, has just begun! Look, it is the first page! And it is a beautiful one!” C. JoyBell C
“It’s just life. You have to be able to get up, face your flaws, and just, whatever it is, a step, an inch, you just got to keep moving forward.” Monty Williams
“Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.” H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
“Even if you fall on your face, you’re still moving forward.” Victor Kiam
“Education is not just about going to school and getting a degree. It’s about widening your knowledge and absorbing the truth about life.” Shakuntala Devi
“To make mistakes is human; to stumble is commonplace; to be able to laugh at yourself is maturity.” William Arthur Ward
“Life doesn’t always end up where you want it to go; you have to be an optimist and keep moving forward.” Tinsley Mortimer
“The mark of the immature man is that he wants to die nobly for a cause, while the mark of the mature man is that he wants to live humbly for one.” J.D. Salinger
“There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.” Aldous Huxley
“Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.” Henry Ford
“Maturity is the ability to reap without apology and not complain when things don’t go well.” Jim Rohn
“As long as you keep going, you’ll keep getting better. And as you get better, you gain more confidence. That alone is success.” Tamara Taylor
“Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person’s character lies in their own hands.” Anne Frank
“I think part of maturity is knowing who you are.” Rob Lowe
“Since our society equates happiness with youth, we often assume that sorrow, quiet desperation, and hopelessness go hand in hand with getting older. They don’t. Emotional pain or numbness are symptoms of living the wrong life, not a long life.” Martha Beck
“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.” Walt Disney
“Learning lessons is a little like reaching maturity. You’re not suddenly more happy, wealthy, or powerful, but you understand the world around you better, and you’re at peace with yourself. Learning life’s lessons is not about making your life perfect, but about seeing life as it was meant to be.” Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
“Someday you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.” C.S. Lewis
“You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward.” Conrad Hall
“When we are children we seldom think of the future. This innocence leaves us free to enjoy ourselves as few adults can. The day we fret about the future is the day we leave our childhood behind.” Patrick Rothfuss
“Confidence comes with maturity, being more accepting of yourself.” Nicole Scherzinger
“Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.” Dale Carnegie
“Keep on beginning and failing. Each time you fail, start all over again, and you will grow stronger until you have accomplished a purpose – not the one you began with perhaps, but one you’ll be glad to remember.” Anne Sullivan
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