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Inspirational Quotes for Today

If you need some inspiration for today, look no further. We have gathered the best inspirational quotes for today including positive quotes for today, inspirational quotes about today, short inspirational quotes for today, inspirational new day quotes, inspirational morning quotes, and daily inspirational quotes.

We hope these inspirational quotes for today encourage you live today to the fullest.

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Inspirational Quotes for Today

Here are a few of our favorite inspirational quotes for today.

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” – Albert Einstein

“If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” – H. G. Wells

Person looking out at ocean with inspirational quotes for today by H G Wells

“Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain… To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices – today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it.” – Kevyn Aucoin

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“Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you!” – Dr. Seuss

“Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.” – Charles Spurgeon

“You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you.” – James Allen

“Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today and you make your tomorrow.” – L. Ron Hubbard

“No one should be ashamed to admit he is wrong, which is but saying, in other words, that he is wiser today than he was yesterday.” – Alexander Pope

“I am tomorrow, or some future day, what I establish today. I am today what I established yesterday or some previous day.” – James Joyce

Positive Quotes for Today

Check out these positive quotes for today. You might also like our list of Short Positive Quotes.

“Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay.” – Simone de Beauvoir

“Yesterday’s the past, tomorrow’s the future, but today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present.” – Bil Keane

“It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.” – Robert H. Goddard

“Did I offer peace today? Did I bring a smile to someone’s face? Did I say words of healing? Did I let go of my anger and resentment? Did I forgive? Did I love? These are the real questions. I must trust that the little bit of love that I sow now will bear many fruits, here in this world and the life to come.” – Henri Nouwen

“The future starts today, not tomorrow.” – Pope John Paul II

Mountains reflected in lake with positive quotes for today by Pope John Paul II

“Today’s mighty oak is just yesterday’s nut, that held its ground.” – David Icke

“One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon instead of enjoying the roses that are blooming outside our windows today.” – Dale Carnegie

“We live on this speck called Earth – think about what you might do, today or tomorrow – and make the most of it.” – Neil deGrasse Tyson

“It took the madmen of yesterday for us to be able to act with extreme clarity today. I want to be one of those madmen. We must dare to invent the future.” – Thomas Sankara

Inspirational Quotes About Today

We love these inspirational quotes about today.

“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” – Melody Beattie

“What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.” – Ralph Marston

“Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.” -Jack Ma

“Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” – Warren Buffett

“Yesterday is but today’s memory, and tomorrow is today’s dream.” – Khalil Gibran

Person looking at sunrise with inspirational quotes about today by Gibran

“The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.” – Elbert Hubbard

“Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It is already tomorrow in Australia.” – Charles M. Schulz

“There can be neither today without yesterday nor tomorrow without today.” – Kim Jong-un

“Light tomorrow with today!” – Elizabeth Barrett Browning

“Self-discipline is an act of cultivation. It requires you to connect today’s actions to tomorrow’s results. There’s a season for sowing a season for reaping. Self-discipline helps you know which is which.” – Gary Ryan Blair

“Today I know that there is still work to be done, but along the way my I am achieving my dreams.” -Candace Parker

Short Inspirational Quotes for Today

These inspirational quotes for today are short and sweet. Check out our list of Short Inspirational Quotes.

“The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

“Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.”- James Dean

“Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.” – Leo Buscaglia

“Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.” – Benjamin Franklin

Person looking at mountains with short inspirational quotes for today by Benjamin Franklin

“Dreams are today’s answers to tomorrow’s questions.” – Edgar Cayce

“Don’t let yesterday use up too much of today.” – Will Rogers

“The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan.” – Margaret Thatcher

“I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today!” – William Allen White

“The best preparation for tomorrow is to do today’s work superbly well.” – William Osler

“Today is your own. Tomorrow perchance may never come.” – Swami Sivananda

“I rise to taste the dawn, and find that love alone will shine today.” – Ken Wilber

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“That’s where the future lies, in the youth of today.” – Willie Stargell

Inspirational New Day Quotes

Here are a some of our favorite inspirational new day quotes from our list of New Day Quotes.

“Never mind those failures till yesterday. Each new day is a sequel of a wonderful life; gifted with hopes to succeed.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“Each new day is a blank page in the diary of your life. The secret of success is in turning that diary into the best story you possibly can.” – Douglas Pagels

“Remember that even the darkest night will end and the sun will rise, and, with it, a new day.” – Victor Hugo

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“Today is a brand new day. Forget about yesterday; it does not matter. Forget about tomorrow; it will take care of itself. Concentrate on this day. Make it the best ever.” – Mary-Frances Winters

“All great beginnings start in the dark when the moon greets you on a new day at midnight.” – Shannon L. Alder


“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Every morning starts a new page in your story. Make it a great one today.” – Doe Zantamata

Sunrise above the clouds with inspirational quotes about a new day by Doe Zantamata

“Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend – or a meaningful day.” – Dalai Lama

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“To live in the light of a new day and an unimaginable and unpredictable future, you must become fully present to a deeper truth – not a truth from your head, but a truth from your heart; not a truth from your ego, but a truth from the highest source.” – Debbie Ford

“Participate in your dreams today. There are unlimited opportunities available with this new day. Take action on those wonderful dreams you’ve had in your mind for so long.” – Steve Maraboli

“Celebrate the new day with shouts of praise, love, and grace, and with a beautiful smile upon your face.” – Caroline Naoroji

“Every day that you open your eyes is a new day and another day to get it right.” – Jean Renee Porter

“Every day is a new day. It is better to be lucky. But I would rather be exact. Then, when luck comes, you are ready.” – Ernest Hemingway

“Each new day has a different shape to it. You just roll with it.” – Ben Zobrist

“Every morning is a chance at a new day.” – Marjorie Pay Hinckley

“Every new day gives me ceaseless hope to reach out for my dreams.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

Inspirational Morning Quotes

A few of our favorites from our list of Inspirational Morning Quotes.

“Be the morning in everyone’s eyes and make their day turn into a thing of beauty.” ― Anthony T. Hincks

“I get up every morning and it’s going to be a great day. You never know when it’s going to be over, so I refuse to have a bad day.” – Paul Henderson

“First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, ‘I believe,’ three times.” – Ovid

Boat on lake at sunrise with Inspirational thursday morning quotes by Ovid

“I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning.” – J. B. Priestley

“I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world.” – E. B. White

“Every morning is a revolution against the darkness.” ― Mehmet Murat Ildan

“Every morning, I wake up saying, ‘I’m still alive, a miracle.’ And so I keep on pushing.” — Jim Carrey

“I’ve got nothing to say but it’s okay, good morning, good morning” — The Beatles

“You can only come to the morning through the shadows.”— J.R.R. Tolkien

“Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life.” – Yoko Ono

“I learned to love myself, because I sleep with myself every night and I wake up with myself every morning, and if I don’t like myself, there’s no reason to even live the life.” – Gabourey Sidibe

“For each new morning let there be flow of love. Let there be light of happiness in every direction.” – Amit Ray

Daily Inspirational Quotes

If you are looking for daily inspirational quotes here are a few inspirational quotes for each day of the week. You might also like our list of Funny Quotes of the Day.

Inspirational Monday Quotes

Here are some great inspirational Monday quotes to start the week. Check out our full list of Monday Quotes and Monday Morning Quotes.

“Everyday is Monday….till Friday.” – Viktor VolksPrater

“You are in control. Never allow your Monday to be manic.” – Andrea L’Artiste

“Monday is great if I can spend it in bed. I’m a man of simple pleasures.” – Arthur Darvill

“Your Monday is not going to be like Saturday; the emotions are going to be different.” – Jean Grae

“Candy is natures way of making up for Mondays.” – Rebecca Gober

“Every Monday you wake up is a day to make a change.” – Irvine Welsh

Fosty sunrise with Monday Inspirational quots by Irvine Welsh

“The only good Monday is a Monday in bed” – Lee Horton

“What about Monday? That could be one day we look at things the same way and wear funny shoes.” – Kevin Dalton

“What do sharks do on Monday mornings? They get up and start biting. That’s me.” – Gemma Collins

“There are two tests in life, more important than any other test. On Monday morning, when you wake up, do you feel in the pit of your stomach you can’t wait to go to work? And when you’re ready to go home Friday afternoon, do you say, ‘I can’t wait to go home?’” – Chuck Schumer

“Monday is an awful way to spend 1/7 of your life.” – Steven Wright

“Don’t let a day of the week have so much power over your happiness. Happy Monday!” – Andrea L’Artiste

“When life gives you Monday, dip it in glitter and sparkle all day.” – Ella Woodward

“When you start to do the things that you truly love, it wouldn’t matter whether it is Monday or Friday; you would be so excited to wake up each morning to work on your passions.” – Edmond Mbiaka

Inspirational Tuesday Quotes

Our favorites from our list of Tuesday Motivation Quotes and Tuesday Quotes.

“How would your Tuesday be different if you conducted yourself with complete love and consideration?” – Byron Pulsifer

“Tuesday just called and wants to know what happened to Friday!” – Neil Leckman

“Tuesday is neither here nor there in the hierarchy of the week.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Be unto Tuesday in expectation and commitment as unto Monday when vigorousness abounded.” – Byron Pulsifer

“It can’t be Sunday every day. There are also Mondays and Tuesdays.” – George Weah

“Tuesday is a good day, you survived Monday. And tomorrow is Wednesday, half way through your work week!” – Kate Summers

Man on mountain with Tuesday quotes for work by Kate Summers

“Thinking about happy times on a Tuesday is like going to the beach when there is no sun.” – Alain Bremond-Torrent

“Have a beautiful Tuesday! Your mantra is: ‘All I have is all I need and all I need is all I have in this moment.’” – Bryan Katie

“Let Tuesday tarnish your day with love and smiles. Happy Tuesday.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Tuesday is the affirmation that my goals are being moved another step forward.” – Byron Pulsifer

“There isn’t a Monday that would not cede its place to Tuesday.” – Anton Chekhov

“Hold onto positive things that elevate your spirit and be with positive people. Happy Tuesday.” – Tracey Edmonds

“Tuesday is the most sensible day of the week.” – Emily P. Freeman

“We never know what a week from next Tuesday is going to hold. It may be an ordinary day filled with quite regular activities and demands. Most of the time that is exactly what a week from next Tuesday will hold.” – Matthew Rich

Inspirational Wednesday Quotes

The best of our list of Wednesday Motivation Quotes and Wednesday Quotes.

“Elephants love Wednesday, and so will you.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Home may be where the heart is but it’s no place to spend Wednesday afternoon.” – Walker Percy

“On Wednesday afternoons I could be practically anything.” – Kit Williams

Wednesday is the angel of the week because she balances the days evenly for us. Sun, Mon, Tues -Wednesday – Thu, Fri, Sat.” – Anthony T. Hincks.

“I do remember dreamy Wednesdays, In the rain creative pain.” – The Wannadies

“Wednesdays will always bring smiles for the second half of the week.” – Anthony T. Hincks

Person above the clouds iwth quotes for Wednesday by Hincks

“On Wednesday, when the sky is blue, and I have nothing else to do, I sometimes wonder if it’s true that who is what and what is who.” – Winnie the Pooh

“Waiting for Wednesday.” – Lisa Loeb

“Happy Wednesday! Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare

“A Wednesday with no rain is a dry hump day.” – Demetri Martin

“Wednesday is a day to help others celebrate life. You and only you are accountable for what you extend and give to others. One smile not only increases your value but it gives joy to each person you meet.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Happy Wednesday! Happiness is found from within when you learn to appreciate your blessings, LIVE in the present and LOVE!” – Tracey Edmonds

“When a day that you happen to know is Wednesday starts off sounding like Sunday, there is something seriously wrong somewhere.” – John Wyndham

“It will not be lonely on Wednesday when it has all around it.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“It was like trying to break up with the color orange, or Wednesday, or silent e. It was the most passionate and tumultuous relationship I’d ever known.” – Rob Sheffield

“Wednesdays are like Mondays in the middle of the week!” – Lee Fox Williams

Inspirational Thursday Quotes

Some of the favorites from our list of Thursday Motivation Quotes and Thursday Quotes.

“How many things in your life do you do without realizing that they are a waste of time? Use Thursday to take the time to eliminate time-wasters.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Thursday comes and the week’s gone.” – George Herbert

“This must be Thursday. I could never get the hang of Thursdays.” – Douglas Adams

“It’s Thursday and it really feels like a Thursday. Sometimes things just work out.” – Demetri Martin

“And whether it is Thursday or the day is stormy, With thunder and rain, or the birds attack each other, We have rolled into another dream.” – John Ashbery

“Thursdays bring a focus to our week to complete all that needs to be done.” – Byron Pulsifer

Blues of sky and sea with Thursday inspirational quotes by Byron Pulsifer

“Let this Thursday be filled with possibilities – be aware of the opportunities around you, don’t just go through the day, live the day with your eyes and your mind open.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“Thursday is perhaps the worst day of the week. It’s nothing in itself; it just reminds you that the week has been going on too long” – Nicci French

“Thursday is one of the days of the week that I strive to maintain a positive outlook.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Start your Thursday with an attitude of optimism. It’s going to be a good day!” – Kate Summers

“Thursday is one day closer to my expectation that everything I have done through the week culminates in progress.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Effort is what is required on Thursday to finish all that needs to be done.” – Kate Summers

Inspirational Friday Quotes

The pick of our list of Friday Motivational Quotes and Friday Quotes.

“Friday fills my day with hope & happiness.” ― Anthony T. Hincks

“Tuesday just called and wants to know what happened to Friday!!” ― Neil Leckman

“Friday afternoon feels like heaven…” – El Fuego

“Oh! It’s Friday again. Share the love that was missing during the week. In a worthy moment of peace and bliss.” – S. O’Sade

“Friday sees more smiles than any other day of the work week!” – Kate Summers

“Every Friday, I like to high five ourselves for getting through another week on little more than caffeine, will power, and inappropriate humour.” – Nanea Hoffman

Caldera lake with Friday inspirational quotes by Nanea Hoffman

“Weekends welcome warriors for social fun that starts on Friday.” – David Chiles

“It’s Friday morning mankind! Good vibe, don’t frown and let the monster see you smile!” —Napz Cherub Pellazo

“Friday is a day to finish your goals for the week. It is a day to celebrate that which you set out to accomplish at the beginning of the week. Well done.” – Byron Pulsifer

“I look forward to Fridays because I know I have spent the week offering encouragement, solace, assistance, and good-will to everyone I have met through my journey.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Don’t wait all week for Friday so you can enjoy life. Find a job you love so you can enjoy every day of the week.” – Catherine Pulsifer

“People wait all week for Friday, all year for summer, all life for happiness.” – Raimonda.B

Inspirational Saturday Quotes

Some of the top choices from our list of Saturday Quotes.

“I told myself that I was going to live the rest of my life as if it were Saturday.” – Chip Gaines

“There were many reasons to regard Saturday as the second best day after Friday.” – R. Phillip Ritter

“I wish that every day was Saturday and every month was October.” – Charmaine J. Forde

“Oh, my sweet Saturday, I have been waiting for you for six long days.” – Charmaine J. Forde

“Saturday morning was come, and all the summer world was bright and fresh, and brimming with life.” – Mark Twain

“My work is like my vacation, so in a way every day is like Saturday.” – Ludacris

Valley in mountains with Saturday inspirational quotes by Ludacris

“On a lazy Saturday morning when you’re lying in bed, drifting in and out of sleep, there is a space where fantasy and reality become one.” – Lynn Johnston

“It’s not that we spend five days looking forward to just two. It’s that most people do what they enjoy most on those two days. Imagine living a life where everyday are your Saturdays and Sundays. Make everyday your weekend. Make everyday a play-day…” – James A. Murphy

”Have a great Saturday! Experience life in all possible ways: good-bad, bitter-sweet, dark-light, summer-winter. Experience all the dualities. Don’t be afraid of experience, because the more experience you have, the more mature you become.” – Osho

“Sunday would be lost without Saturday, and I would be lost without you.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“We need the spirit of Sunday carried over to Monday and continued until Saturday.” – Edward McKendree Bounds

“Different cocktails for different Saturday nights.” – Drew Barrymore

“I think having more Saturdays sounds great.” – Michael Crews

“Saturday night is when you want to do what you want to do and not what you have to do.” – Susan Orleans

“Come on, come on, turn the radio on, It’s Saturday, and it won’t be long” – Sia

Inspirational Sunday Quotes

Our favorites from our list of Sunday Quotes.

“Sunday evenings often feel like the weekend is over before it’s even begun.” – Catherine McCormack

“Sunday is the golden clasp that binds together the volume of the week.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“Time flows in a strange way on Sundays.” – Haruki Murakami

“Without Sunday, I wouldn’t know when to put on the brakes of a hurtling life.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Poetry is truth in its Sunday clothes.” – Philibert Joseph Roux

“Feeling blessed, never stressed. Got that sunshine on my Sunday best.” — Surfaces, “Sunday Best”

Volcano with Sunday inspirational quotes by Surfaces

“Sunday is a day to clear the mind of all that has transpired the week before.” – Byron Pulsifer

“You know what Sunday is, and it’s a day with a lot of potential for naps.” – Polly Horvath

“I’m easy like Sunday morning.” — Commodores

“Sundays tend to be a day where just I do nothing but visit people. It’s kind of like trick-or-treating.” – Chuck Palahniuk

“How I long for the day to come when Sunday is every day of the week.” – Byron Pulsifer

“Sunday on the beach, having sea shells in the pocket, sand in the shoes, was the day to refuel our souls and be grateful to the blessings.” – Ejump

“Sunday clears away the rust of the whole week.” – Joseph Addison

“Well, there’s nothing better than putting your feet up on a Sunday afternoon and grabbing a good book.” – Chris Klein

And there you have it! Our list of the best inspirational quotes for today. We hope you found one that spoke to you.

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