A fixed mindset makes you concerned with how you’ll be judged; the growth mindset makes you concerned with improving.” – Carol S. Dweck.

Living life to its fullest comes with numerous challenges and as such one ought to build resilience to stand these storms that may be blown towards us. An open and thorough mind is one of the easiest ways to cooperate and facilitate such instances. 

Having a growth mindset means you are affirmative in your success and willing to take the risks towards the attainment of its consequent rewards.

However, sometimes, you may feel like giving up. It’s inherent to have feelings like those. This is why we have carefully selected these awesome quotes from great result-oriented personalities. Continue to be zealous and consistent as you motivate yourself.

  1. “A man’s mind, stretched by new ideas, may never return to its original dimensions.” – Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr
  2. “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi
  3. “It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.” – Epictetus 
  4. “If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” – Ben Franklin
  5. “A well-educated mind will always have more questions than answers.” – Helen Keller 
  6. “Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.” – Jim Rohn
  7. “After every difficulty, ask yourself two questions: “What did I do right?” and “What would I do differently.” – Brian Tracy
  8. “I don’t divide the world into the weak or the strong, or the successes and the failures. I divide the world into the learners and the non-learners.” – Benjamin Baber
  9. “Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can; there will always come a time you will be grateful you did.” – Sarah Caldwell 
  10. “Becoming is better than being” – Carol Dweck
  11. “We find comfort among those who agree with us and growth among those who don’t.” – Frank A. Clark 
  12. “If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.” – Jim Rohn
  13. “Don’t be too timid and squimish with your actions. All life is an experiment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  14. “I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.” – Vincent Van Gogh
  15. “If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere.” – Frank A. Clark
  16. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than the ones you did do. So, throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sail. Explore, Dream, Discover.” – Mark Twain
  17. “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” – Samule Johnson
  18. “The very best thing you can do for the whole world is to make the most of yourself.” – Wallace Wattles
  19. “You have to apply yourself each day to becoming a little better. By becoming a little better each and every day, over a period of time, you will become a lot better.” – John Wooden 
  20. “It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius
  21. “Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of being.” – John Wooden
  22. “Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished  by people who have kept on trying when there seemed no hope at all.” – Dale Carnegie
  23. “It is hard to fail but it is worse never to have tried to succeed.” – Theodore Roosevelt 
  24. “Look for the good in every situation, seek the valuable lesson in every setback, look for the solution to every problem. Think and talk continually about your goals.” – Brian Tracy
  25. “Always do what you are afraid of doing.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  26. “Challenges are what makes life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua J. Marine
  27. “The problem is not the problem. The problem is your attitude about the problem.” – Captain Jack Sparrow
  28. “If people knew how hard I had to work to gain my mastery, it would not seem so wonderful at all.” – Michelangelo 
  29. “I am not afraid of storms for I am learning to sail my ship.” – Louis May Alcott
  30. “Test scores and measures of achievements tell you where a student is, but they don’t tell you where a student can end up.” – Carol Dweck
  31. “The measure of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it’s the same problem you had last year.” – John Foster Dulles
  32. “What does not destroy me, makes me stronger” – Friedrich Nietzsche
  33. “Believe you can do it and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt
  34. “Why waste time proving over and over how great you are, when you could be getting better?” – Carol Dweck
  35. “All things are difficult before they are easy.” – Thomas Fuller
  36. “You have not failed unless you have quit trying.” – Gordon B. Hinckley
  37. “Improve by 1% a day, and in just 70 days, you are twice as good.” – Alan Weiss
  38. “Be so busy improving yourself, that you have no time to criticize others.” – Chetan Bhagat
  39. Education is not the learning of facts but the training of the mind to think!” – Albert Einstein
  40. “The greatest mistake you will make in life is to be continually fearing you will make a mistake.” – Elbert Hubbard
  41. “Things don’t go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can become all that you were intended to be.” – Samuel Johnson
  42. “Don’t worry about failure, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.” Sherman FineSilver
  43. “Unless you are willing to have a go, fail miserably, and have another go, success won’t happen.” – Philip Adams 
  44. “If you don’t give anything, don’t expect anything. Success is not coming to you, you must come to it.” – Marva Collins
  45. “Any challenge only becomes an obstacle when you bow to it.” – Ray Davis
  46. “I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit.’ Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” – Muhammad Ali
  47. “If you are facing a new challenge or being asked to do something that you have never done before, don’t be afraid to step out. You have more capability than you think you do but you will never see it unless you place a demand on yourself for more.” – Joyce Meyer
  48. “One can choose to go back towards safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.” – Abraham Maslow
  49. “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
  50. “Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they are supposed to help you discover who you are.” – Bernice Johnson Reagon
  51. “Don’t go through life, grow through life” – Eric Butterworth
  52. “We can’t become what we need to be by reaming what we are.” – Oprah Winfrey
  53. “Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” – Maya Angelou
  54. “The most difficult is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity.” – Amelia Earhart
  55. “If there is no struggle, there is no progress.” – Frederick Douglas
  56. “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have live at all, in which case you fail by default.” – J.K Rowling
  57. “We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have travelled from the point where they started.” – Ella Fitzgerald
  58. “When you get to a tight place and everything goes against you, never give up, for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe
  59. “Be not afraid of growing slowing, be afraid only of standing still.” – Chinese Proverb
  60. “Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from here and make a brand new ending.” – Carl Bard
  61. “If you don’t make the time to work on creating the life you want, you are eventually going to be forced to spend a lot of time dealing with a life you don’t want.” – Kevin Ngo
  62. “If we are growing, we are always going to be out of our comfort zone.” – John Maxwell
  63. “Growth is simply learning how to suffer gracefully, elegantly and not letting your pain completely tear your apart.” – Nikita Gill
  64. “If we don’t change, we don’t grow. If we don’t grow, we aren’t really living.” Gail Sheehy
  65. “In a growth mindset, challenges are exciting rather than threatening. So rather than thinking, oh, I’ going to reveal my weakness, you say, wow, here’s is a chance to grow. Carol S. Dweck
  66. “Growth means change and change involves risk, stepping from the known to the unknown.” – George Shinn
  67. “Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.” – John F. Kennedy
  68. “A self-willed man has no other aim than his own growth.” – Bruce Lee
  69. “Life is all about growth and change. It’s not static. It’s not about same destination.” – Bill Burnett
  70. “You must change certain thought processes, actions, and surround yourself with the right people that will encourage your growth, enlightenment and state of awareness.” – Curt Hinson
  71. “The practice of surrender allows us to grow through challenges and move forward with grace.” – Yolanda V. Acree
  72. “Very early I knew the only objective in life was to grow.” – Margaret Fuller
  73. “Without disappointment and the teaching it recommends, how will we ever grow as a person.” – Noaman Kaysingwala
  74. “We don’t grow old. When we cease to grow, we become old.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  75. “There is comfort in acceptance. There is unexpected growth of seedlings of life if we take the risk of opening ourselves up.” Jan Warner
  76. “Personal growth is important in all of life’s stages. You need to keep growing to deal effectively with others.” – James Stafford
  77. “We have the capacity to change, to lead meaningful and productive lives by awakening our consciousness.” – Les Brown
  78. “Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become.” – Eli Cohen
  79. “Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead.” – Morihei Ueshiba
  80. “Your job is to be the best that you can possibly be.” – Brian Tracy
  81. “If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone, then you are forced to expand your consciousness and to strive and achieve.” – Les Brown
  82. “Dealing with life means taking advantage of each new challenge as an opportunity to learn and accomplish something new.” – Les Brown
  83. “An expert is a person who has made all the mistakes that can be made in a very narrow field.” – Niels Bohr
  84. “Love challenges, be intrigued by mistakes, enjoy effort and keep on learning.” – Carol Dweck
  85. “Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.” – James Dewar
  86. “Failure is growth in wolf’s clothing.” – Robin Sharma
  87. “It’s hard to beat a person that never gives up.” – Babe Ruth
  88. “Fall seven times, stand up eight.” – Chinese Proverb
  89. “I haven’t failed. I just found 10,000 ways that didn’t work.” – Thomas Edison
  90. “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas Edison
  91. “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill
  92. “It always seems impossible until it is done.” – Nelson Mandela
  93. “If you change your mindset, you have the ability to change the world.” – Damien Thomas
  94. “Growth is the separator between those who succeed and those who do not.” –  John C. Maxwell
  95. “Failing to try is like trying to fail.” – Michael Jordan
  96. “Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement and achievement, and success have no meaning.” – Benjamin Franklin
  97. “No matter how many mistakes you make or slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” – Tony Robbins
  98. ‘Life is not about waiting to wait for the storms to pass. It’s about learning to dance in the rain.” – William Shakespeare
  99. “Success isn’t always about greatness. It’s about consistency. Consistent hard work leads to success. Greatness will come.” – Dwayne Johnson
  100. “Challenges are an opportunity to test you and rise you to the next level.” – Angelica Montrose 
  101. “Don’t forget. You are the hero of your story own story.” – Greg Boyle
  102. “Focus on your potential, instead on your limitations.” – Alan Loy McGinnins
  103. “I like criticisms, it makes you strong.” – Lebron James
  104. “Mindfulness gives freedom from negative and fixed mindset to positive and growth mindset.” – Amit Ray
  105. “Picture your brain forming new connections as you meet the challenge and learn. Keep going.” – Carol S. Dweck
  106. “Change can be tough, but I have never heard anybody say it wasn’t worth it.” – Carol S. Dweck
  107. “The expert at anything was once a beginner.” – Helen Hayes
  108. “What makes you uncomfortable is your opportunity for growth.” – Dryant H. McGill
  109. “Growth and comfort do not co-exist.” – Ginni Rometty
  110. “When we strive to become better, everything around us becomes better, too.” – Paul Coelho
  111. “Be with someone who wants to see you grow.” – Toni Payne
  112. “Personal growth is not a matter of learning new information, but unlearning old limits.” – Alan Cohen
  113. “The art of life is a constant re-adjustment to our surrounding.” – Kakuzo Okakura
  114. “The only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.” – Mark Zuckerburg
  115. “Let him who would move the world first move himself.” – Socrates
  116. ‘Life will only change when you become more committed to your dreams than you are to your comfort zone.” – Billy Cox
  117. “Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.” –  Sigmund Freud
  118. “The best way to treat obstacles is to use them as stepping stones. Laugh at them, and let them lead you to something better.” – Enid Blyton
  119. “Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow.” – Ronald E. Osborn
  120. “Growth is the only evidence of life.” – John Henry Newman
  121. “Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.” – Napoleon Hill
  122. “You cannot change your destination overnight but you can change your direction overnight. If you want to reach your goals and fulfill your potential become intentional about your personal growth. It will change your life.” – Jim Rohn
  123. “There is no growth without change and there is no change without loss.” – Rick Warren
  124. “Learn to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.” –  Jim Rohn
  125. “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T.S Elliot
  126. “In this world you are either growing or dying, so get in motion and grow.” Lou Holtz
  127. “Winners make the effort while losers make excuses.” – Frank Sonnenberg
  128. “Knowing others is intelligence. Knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is power.” – Lao Tzu
  129. “Success is a continuing thing. It is growth and development. It is achieving one thing and using that as a stepping stone to achieve something else.” – John C. Maxwell
  130. “All growth depends on activity. There is no development, physical or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.” – Calvin Collidge
  131. “The growth and development of the soul is more important that power and glory.” – Henri Frederic Amiel 
  132. “The need for growth, for development, for change is fundamental to life.” – John Dewey
  133. “The best investment you can make is in yourself.” Warren Buffet
  134. “Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender. It’s holy ground. There is no greater investment.” – Stephen Covey
  135. “Growth demands a temporary surrender of security.” – Gail Sheehy
  136. “Growth is never by mere chance; it is the results of working forces working together.” – James Cash Penney
  137. “Everyone wants to live on a mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.” – Andy Rooney
  138. “Income seldom exceeds personal development” – Jim Rohn
  139. “Change happens when you extend your reach. Your comfort zone is your enemy. As long as you play it safe, you will never become all that you are destined to be.” – Germany Kent
  140. “Life is a progress not a station.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
  141. “Change equals self-improvement. Push yourself to places you haven’t been before.” – Pat Summitt
  142. “The great solution to all human problems is individual inner transformation.” – Vernon Howard
  143. “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experiences of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired and success achieved.” – Hellen Keller
  144. “All humans change. Development is our life. Transition, in labor, is the most painful time. Without change, there is no growth.” – Mimi Kennedy
  145. “Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.” – Albert Einstein
  146. “Shoot for the moons, even if you miss, you will land among the stars.” – Les Brown
  147. “Transformation is a process and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It’s a journey of discovery.” – Rick Warren
  148. “Don’t let the negativity given to the world disempower you. Instead give yourself to that which empowers you.” – Les Brown 
  149. “Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.” – Les Brown
  150. “Shoot for the moons, even if you miss, you will land among the stars.” – Les Brown
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