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50 Improve Yourself Quotes By Famous People

Improving yourself does not take much effort, working on yourself for a better life requires you to improve yourself as you go through life. One of the biggest things successful people do is they always look for ways to improve themselves. The person who stays in one position throughout life does not get far in life and the person who works to improve their selves as a person goes far in life. What does it take to improve oneself? It takes hard work and dedication, working towards success will take a lot of energy and willpower to reach. These improve yourself quotes will teach you how to be strong, and they will inspire you to reach your goals and succeed.

Improve yourself Quotes

50 Improve Yourself Quotes


  1. “If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always be where you’ve always been.” D. Jakes
  2. “There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” Ernest Hemingway
  3. “Make the most of yourself….for that is all there is of you.” Ralph Waldo Emerson
  4. “Never allow your mind to wander untamed like a wild animal that exists on the basis of survival of the fittest. Tame your mind with consistent focus on your goals and desires.” Stephen Richards

  5. “When confronted with a challenge, the committed heart will search for a solution. The undecided heart searches for an escape.” Andy Andrews

  6. “The safest principle through life, instead of reforming others, is to set about perfecting yourself.” R. Haydon
  7. “Work on yourself more than you do on your job.” Jim Rohn
  8. “The swiftest way to triple your success is to double your investment in personal development.” Robin Sharma
  9. “If you can see yourself as an artist, and you can see that your life is your own creation, then why not create the most beautiful story for yourself?” Miguel Ruiz
  10. “You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” Eleanor Roosevelt

  11. “You’ve got to have rules to live by, and one of mine is always say yes. Put yourself in danger of something amazing happening to you.” Tom Bilyeu
  12. “Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” George Bernard Shaw
  13. “Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” Jim Rohn
  14. “Do your best, and be a little better than you are.” Gordon B. Hinckley
  15. “Any man’s life will be filled with constant and unexpected encouragement if he makes up his mind to do his level best each day.” Booker T. Washington

  16. “What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is the creation of our mind.” Buddha
  17. “Employ your time in improving yourself by other men’s writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.” Socrates
  18. “Stay afraid, but do it anyway. What’s important is the action. You don’t have to wait to be confident. Just do it and eventually, the confidence will follow.” Carrie Fisher
  19. “The mind is just like a muscle – the more you exercise it, the stronger it gets and the more it can expand.” Idowu Koyenikan
  20. “Without pain, there would be no suffering, without suffering we would never learn from our mistakes. To make it right, pain and suffering is the key to all windows, without it, there is no way of life.” Angelina Jolie

  21. “The health of your brain is much more about your actions than your age.” Daniel Amen
  22. “Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.” William Faulkner
  23. “Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.” Albert Einstein
  24. “A man convinced against his will is of the same opinion still.” Dale Carnegie
  25. “Don’t always wait for someone else to inspire you. Inspire yourself!” Rodney Walker

  26. “Repeat anything often enough and it will start to become you.” Tom Hopkins
  27. “Excellence is not a destination; it is a continuous journey that never ends.” Brian Tracy
  28. “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” Albert Einstein
  29. “We can each define ambition and progress for ourselves. The goal is to work toward a world where expectations are not set by the stereotypes that hold us back, but by our personal passion, talents, and interests.” Sheryl Sandberg
  30. “It is not as much about who you used to, as it is about who you choose to be.” Sanhita Baruah

  31. “You’re either green and growing or you’re ripe and rotting.” John Addison
  32. “Become addicted to constant and never-ending self-improvement.” Anthony J. D’Angelo
  33. “When you see a good person, think of becoming like her/him. When you see someone not so good, reflect on your own weak points.” Confucius
  34. “I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.” Muhammad Ali Jinnah
  35. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” Steve Jobs

  36. “I cannot always control what goes on outside. But I can always control what goes on inside.” Wayne Dyer
  37. “There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” Aldos Huxley
  38. “One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.” Abraham Maslow
  39. “We all need people who will give us feedback. That’s how we improve.” Bill Gates
  40. “Hope is a waking dream.” Aristotle

  41. “Change is your friend, not your foe; change is a brilliant opportunity to grow.” Simon T. Bailey
  42. “No matter who you are, no matter what you did, no matter where you’ve come from, you can always change, become a better version of yourself.” Madonna
  43. “A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you are looking down, you cannot see something that is above you.” C. S. Lewis
  44. “Lighten up on yourself. No one is perfect. Gently accept your humanness.” Deborah Day
  45. “Don’t devalue yourself, you are the world’s most precious stone.” Michael Bassey Johnson

  46. “Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.” Marcus Aurelius
  47. “Life improvement begins with self-improvement.” ATGW
  48. “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” Jane Goodall
  49. “If you want to change the fruits, you will first have to change the roots. If you want to change the visible, you must first change the invisible.” Harv Eker
  50. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” Thomas Edison

Rashed Miah
My name is Rashed Miah, I am the CEO and founder of THE RICH GETS RICHER. This website was founded in October 2018. I am very passionate to talk about success, I followed my passion and decided to express my knowledge of success to the world through this website. For all individuals who visits this site, my overall aim is to motivate them about their life, also to help them financially, spiritually, mentally and physically when it comes to success and achieving big goals and dreams.
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