Friday, May 20, 2011

Motivational Self Reliance Quotes

The following self reliance quotes contain words of wisdom and inspiration for anyone who needs a motivating force to take responsibility.  No one ever really knows what's best for you or what your dreams and expectations are better than yourself.  Therefore, only through self reliance can your dreams be accomplished.  You are the one to get the job done and build the successful life that you have always dreamed of.  Of course you can ask for help but the bulk of the work depends on your stepping up to the plate.

Read these self reliance quotes for the inspiration to fulfill your dreams.

“Your future depends on many things, but mostly on you.” Frank Tyger-Self Reliance Quotes

“Don’t ask of your friends what you yourself can do.” Quintus Ennius-Self Reliance Quotes

“The wise don’t expect to find life worth living; they make it that way.” Annon- Self Reliance Quotes

“To be a man is, precisely, to be responsible.” Antoine de Saint-Exupery- Self Reliance Quotes

“Real adulthood is the result of two qualities: self discipline and self-reliance.  The process of developing them together in balance is called maturing.” J.W. Jepson- Self Reliance Quotes

“The best bet is to bet on yourself.” Arnold Glasow- Self Reliance Quotes

“A secure individual…knows that the responsibility for anything concerning life remains with himself and he accepts that responsibility.” Harry Browne- Self Reliance Quotes

“No one can really pull you up very high-you lose your grip on the rope.  But on your own two feet you can climb mountains.” Louis Brandeis- Self Reliance Quotes

“The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your own arm.” Swedish Proverb

“Faced with crisis, the man of character falls back on himself.” Charles de Gaulle

“The best things in life must come by effort from within, not by gifts from the outside.” Fred Corson

“Do not rely completely on any other human being, however dear.  We meet all of life’s greatest tests alone.” Agnes MacPhail

“There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one’s self.” John Gay- Self Reliance Quotes

“In the long run we shape our lives and we shape ourselves.  The process never ends until we die.  And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.” Eleanor Roosevelt- Self Reliance Quotes

“We will either find a way or make one.” Hannibal- Self Reliance Quotes

“People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are.  The people who get on in this world are they who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can’t find them, make them.”  George Bernard Shaw

“Heaven and hell is right now… You make it heaven or you make it hell by your actions.” George Harrison- Self Reliance Quotes

“Change and growth take place when a person has risked himself and dares to become involved with experimenting with his own life.”  Herbert Otto- Self Reliance Quotes

"He who has no opinion of his own, bu depends upon the opinion and taste of others, is a slave." Friedrich Klopstock- Self Reliance Quotes

"Learn to depend upon yourself by doing things in accordance with your own thinking." Grenville Kleiser- Self Reliance Quotes

"The efficient man is the man who thinks for himself." CharlesW. Eliot- Self Reliance Quotes

"Let me listen to me and not to them." Gertrude Stein

"If you want to succeed, you must make your own opportunities as you go." John B. Gough

"Every man is an architect of his own fortune." Sallust-Self Reliance Quotes

"A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds." Francis Bacon- Self Reliance Quotes

"Under normal periods, any man's success hinges about 5 percent on what others do for him and 95 percent on what he does." James A. Worsham-Self Reliance Quotes

"The brave man carves out his fortune, and every man is the sum of his own works." Miguel de Cervantes- Self Reliance Quotes

"If a man wants his own dream to come true he must wake up." Anon- Self reliance quotes

These Inspirational Quotes were taken from The Positive Quote Book, compiled by John Cook. You can buy this book at Amazon by clicking the image below:

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1 comment:

  1. thank you for this. as my country (brazil) and my continent (south america) looks like it'll be overcome with the false promises of the political left, it's very motivating to find these quotes. i'll bookmark it.