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24 Quotes to Get You Thinking

Sometimes, the best quotes that you can read are those that really make you stop and think.

After all, the ability we have to reflect, consider, and think is something that truly makes us special. Plus, some of the greatest genius is born out of reflection and thought.

That being the case, here are 24 quotes to really get you thinking!


Life teaches you a new lesson every day, if you are attentive enough in the class of life.
– Invajy

You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.
– Stephen King

He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
– Elbert Hubbard

We can complain because rose bushes have thorns, or rejoice because thorns have roses.
– Abraham Lincoln

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
– Oscar Wilde

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.
– Jim Rohn

If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.
– Mark Twain

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
– Eleanor Roosevelt

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
– Benjamin Franklin

You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
– Dr. Seuss

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

Don’t wait for your feelings to change to take the action. Take the action and your feelings will change.
– Barbara Baron

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
– James Oppenheim

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
– Anatole France

As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
– Bill Gates

Success comes from having dreams that are bigger than your fears.
– Bobby Unser

Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
– Coco Chanel

Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
– Joshua J. Marine

Never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time.
– Charles Dickens

If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary.
– Jim Rohn

The harder the battle, the sweeter the victory.
– Les Brown

The only person you should try to be better than, is the person you were yesterday.
– Matty Mullens

Life is too deep for words, so don’t try to describe it, just live it.
– C. S. Lewis

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