Say goodbye to 2018 and hello to 2019 with a positive state of mind with these inspirational quotes.

If 2018 was a year you much rather forget, or a year in which you conqured and what to make 2019 bigger and better then you are in the right place.

A new year brings new possibilities, so make sure you are motivated and in the right frame of mind to reach your goals and make 2019 your best year yet.

Here are 19 inspirational quotes to have you thinking positive in 2019:

Inspirational Quotes

1 – “There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long-range risks of comfortable inaction.” John F. Kennedy

2 – “Keep your face always toward the sunshine–and shadows will fall behind you.” Walt Whitman

3 – “Blood, Sweat and Respect. First Two You Give, Last One You Earn” Dwayne Johnson

4 – “If life seems jolly rotten, there’s something you’ve forgotten! And that’s to laugh and smile and dance and sing.” Monty Python


5 – “I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. Twenty-six times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” Michael Jordan

6 – “The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.” Albert Einstein

7 – “There’s a tremendous bias against taking risks. Everyone is trying to optimise their ass-covering.” Elon Musk

8 – “The Person Who Says It Cannot Be Done Should Not Interrupt The Person Who Is Doing It.” Chinese Proverb

9 – “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” Jimmy Dean

10 – “Keep your head up in failure and your head down in success.” Jerry Seinfeld

11 – “Always forgive your enemies. Nothing annoys them more.” Oscar Wilde

12 – “Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” Winston Churchill

13 – “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.” Henry Ford


14 – “A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” Albert Einstein

15 – When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down “happy”. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.” John Lennon

16 – “I’m intimidated by the fear of being average.” Taylor Swift

17 – “I would rather die of passion than of boredom.” Vincent van Gogh

18 – Unless you dream, you’re not going to achieve anything.” Richard Branson

19 – “I believe everyone in the world is born with genius-level talent. Apply yourself to whatever you’re genius at, and you can do anything in the world.” Jay Z