Steve Maraboli Quotes

As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being redirected to something better.
“As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being redirected to something better.”
Life doesn't get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.
“Life doesn't get easier or more forgiving, we get stronger and more resilient.”
At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets.
“At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets.”
I promise you nothing is as chaotic as it seems. Nothing is worth diminishing your health. Nothing is worth poisoning yourself into stress, anxiety, and fear.
“I promise you nothing is as chaotic as it seems. Nothing is worth diminishing your health. Nothing is worth poisoning yourself into stress, anxiety, and fear.”
Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don't.
“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don't.”
You must learn to let go. Release the stress. You were never in control anyway.
“You must learn to let go. Release the stress. You were never in control anyway.”
Allow yourself to enjoy each moment in your life.
“Allow yourself to enjoy each moment in your life.”
Free yourself from the complexities and drama of your life. Simplify. Look within. Within ourselves we all have the gifts and talents we need to fulfill the purpose we've been blessed with.
“Free yourself from the complexities and drama of your life. Simplify. Look within. Within ourselves we all have the gifts and talents we need to fulfill the purpose we've been blessed with.”
Those with a grateful mindset tend to see the message in the mess. And even though life may knock them down, the grateful find reasons, if even small ones, to get up.
“Those with a grateful mindset tend to see the message in the mess. And even though life may knock them down, the grateful find reasons, if even small ones, to get up.”
If you want to find happiness, find gratitude.
“If you want to find happiness, find gratitude.”
It is when we hurt that we learn.
“It is when we hurt that we learn.”
It is when I struggle that I strengthen. It is when challenged to my core that I learn the depth of who I am.
“It is when I struggle that I strengthen. It is when challenged to my core that I learn the depth of who I am.”
It is important that we forgive ourselves for making mistakes. We need to learn from our errors and move on.
“It is important that we forgive ourselves for making mistakes. We need to learn from our errors and move on.”
If you want a more patient world, let patience be your motto.
“If you want a more patient world, let patience be your motto.”
Reading the Bible will help you get to know the word, but it's when you put it down and live your life that you get to know the author.
“Reading the Bible will help you get to know the word, but it's when you put it down and live your life that you get to know the author.”
We may place blame, give reasons, and even have excuses; but in the end, it is an act of cowardice to not follow your dreams.
“We may place blame, give reasons, and even have excuses; but in the end, it is an act of cowardice to not follow your dreams.”
Falling in love is a wonderfully terrifying sensation.
“Falling in love is a wonderfully terrifying sensation.”
Let go of the people who dull your shine, poison your spirit, and bring you drama. Cancel your subscription to their issues.
“Let go of the people who dull your shine, poison your spirit, and bring you drama. Cancel your subscription to their issues.”
Remember new levels bring new devils.
“Remember new levels bring new devils.”
I don't worry about the haters? They are just angry because the truth I speak contradicts the lie they live.
“I don't worry about the haters? They are just angry because the truth I speak contradicts the lie they live.”
I don't have time, energy, or interest in hating the haters; I'm too busy loving the lovers.
“I don't have time, energy, or interest in hating the haters; I'm too busy loving the lovers.”
If people refuse to look at you in a new light and they can only see you for what you were, only see you for the mistakes you've made, if they don't realize that you are not your mistakes, then they have to go.
“If people refuse to look at you in a new light and they can only see you for what you were, only see you for the mistakes you've made, if they don't realize that you are not your mistakes, then they have to go.”
Plant seeds of happiness, hope, success, and love; it will all come back to you in abundance. This is the law of nature.
“Plant seeds of happiness, hope, success, and love; it will all come back to you in abundance. This is the law of nature.”
By choosing healthy over skinny you are choosing self-love over self-judgment. You are beautiful.
“By choosing healthy over skinny you are choosing self-love over self-judgment. You are beautiful.”
You are beautiful. Know this. Anyone who tells you otherwise is simply lying.
“You are beautiful. Know this. Anyone who tells you otherwise is simply lying.”
The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.
“The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward.”
Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.
“Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.”
Why let go of yesterday? Because yesterday has already let go of you.
“Why let go of yesterday? Because yesterday has already let go of you.”
The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.
“The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.”
It's a lack of clarity that creates chaos and frustration. Those emotions are poison to any living goal.
“It's a lack of clarity that creates chaos and frustration. Those emotions are poison to any living goal.”
We all make mistakes, have struggles, and even regret things in our past. But you are not your mistakes, you are not your struggles, and you are here now with the power to shape your day and your future.
“We all make mistakes, have struggles, and even regret things in our past. But you are not your mistakes, you are not your struggles, and you are here now with the power to shape your day and your future.”
One of the most spiritual things you can do is embrace your humanity. Connect with those around you today. Say, "I love you", "I'm sorry", "I appreciate you", "I'm proud of you"?whatever you're feeling.
“One of the most spiritual things you can do is embrace your humanity. Connect with those around you today. Say, "I love you", "I'm sorry", "I appreciate you", "I'm proud of you"?whatever you're feeling.”
Be happy with who you are and what you do, and you can do anything you want.
“Be happy with who you are and what you do, and you can do anything you want.”
You were put on this Earth to achieve your greatest self, to live out your purpose, and to do it courageously.
“You were put on this Earth to achieve your greatest self, to live out your purpose, and to do it courageously.”
Today, many will choose to free themselves from the personal imprisonment of their bad habits. Why not you?
“Today, many will choose to free themselves from the personal imprisonment of their bad habits. Why not you?”