Life Journey Quotes
Life is a journey. One that has twists and turns, highs and lows. With hopefully more of the good times though.
The following compilation of goal quotes, while discussing life as a journey in itself – predominantly relates to the journey from setting a goal to achieving it – whatever that may mean for you. Because while setting a goal is exciting and lively, the harder part comes during the journey of achieving that goal.
There may be challenges and obstacles, setbacks and a powerful feeling of being completely overwhelmed. It’s the ‘messy’ part on the way to your big goals in life. But don’t give up, for you will miss the best part!
Here is an inspiring collection of quotes about the journey, through life in general and on the journey to your big goals so that you can overcome it, and most of all, learn to enjoy it. I hope it provides some inspiration.
“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” Lao Tzu
“If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all.” Dan Rather
“By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.” Christopher Columbus
“Dance. Smile. Giggle. Marvel. Trust. Hope. Love. Wish. Believe. Most of all, enjoy every moment of the journey, and appreciate where you are at this moment instead of always focusing on how far you have to go.” Mandy Hale
“Life is a journey that must be travelled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations.” Oliver Goldsmith
“The journey not the arrival matters.” T.S. Eliot
“It’s impossible to map out a route to your destination if you don’t know where you’re starting from.” Suze Orman
“Life is a journey to be experienced, not a problem to be solved.” Winnie the Pooh
“Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.” Greg Anderson
“Follow what you are genuinely passionate about and let that guide you to your destination.” Diane Sawyer
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” Aristotle
“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” Jimmy Dean
“Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It’s a journey of discovery – there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair.” Rick Warren
“Some beautiful paths can’t be discovered without getting lost.” Erol Ozan
Success is a journey, not a destination. The doing is often more important than the outcome. Arthur Ashe
“Your destination might not end up being exactly what you envisioned to start with, but if you stick it out and work through the challenges, what you end up with will be far better than you could have ever imagined.” Joy Mangano
“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.” Robert Louis Stevenson
“The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.” Steve Maraboli
“Sooner or later we must realize there is no station, no one place to arrive at once and for all. The true joy of life is the trip.” Robert J. Hastings
“Let your joy be in your journey – not in some distant goal.” Tim Cook
“Success isn’t about reaching your goals; it’s about striving for things, like the joy of trying to raise a family, trying to be a successful singer, trying to write good songs, trying to be a better person. It’s that old thing about life being about the journey, not the destination.” Jimmy Barnes
“If you can’t fly, then run, if you can’t walk run, then walk, if you can’t walk, then crawl, but by all means keep moving.” Martin Luther King Jr
“The only impossible journey is the one you never begin.” Tony Robbins
“Good company in a journey makes the way to seem the shorter.” Izaak Walton
“The key to realizing a dream is to focus not on success but significance, and then even the small steps and little victories along your path will take on greater meaning” Oprah Winfrey
“Success is a journey, not a destination.” Ben Sweetland
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