32+ Uplifting Mission Quotes To Lift Your Spirits

Aanchal Padmavat
Mar 15, 2023 By Aanchal Padmavat
Originally Published on Feb 28, 2023
Edited by Shadiya Ahammad
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Do you feel tired or down at the start of your day?

Then you just need motivation, and you need it fast. Mission quotes are tools that can be used to improve your mood and mental health from the everyday crisis, increase your productivity at work or concentrate more on your studies, energize yourself through optimism, and make the dark day shine brighter.

No matter how much we desire to live a life of peace, there are times that make us feel lost, alone, and disconnected. These are the times people tend to rely on the little perspectives from another person to lift their sense of purpose, mission, world vision, and energy.

When times are hard, simple motivational quotes can make you tougher and view the world with a clear vision.

Don't allow challenges to stop you, even though it isn't easy to overcome challenges and hurdles. As said by Mother Teresa, "Peace begins with a smile", all we need to do to toughen ourselves up during hard times, is get a little encouragement and a smile.

Read our 32+ mission quotes that will guarantee to inspire and lift the spirits of anyone. You can find a wide collection of mission quotes ranging from short quotes, inspiration quotes, famous quotes, and interesting quotes compiled in this article.

Short Mission Quotes

Nothing will change in life until your mission becomes an obsession; you have to live the mission and love what you do. However, you may need extra pearls of wisdom when a day gets tough, which in turn helps motivate you or your team. Read our short modern mission quotes to boost your energy in no time.

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” - William James

“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” - Maya Angelou

“Don't be intimidated by what you don't know. That can be your greatest strength and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.” - Sara Blakely

“Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you're proud to live.” - Anne Sweeney

“If you work just for money, you'll never make it, but if you love what you're doing and you always put the customer first, success will be yours.” - Ray Kroc

“All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” - Walt Disney

“Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.” - Buddha

Famous Mission Quotes

Great stories from great people possess compelling narrative acts that begin and end strongly. Hence, start your day with a list of famous quotes below to boost your spirits.

“To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.” - A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

“You make a life out of what you have, not what you're missing.” - Kate Morton

“What lies behind us and what lies before us, are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Missionary zeal does not grow out of intellectual beliefs, not out of theological arguments, but out of love.” - Roland Allen

“A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of human history.” - Mahatma Gandhi

“There were two worlds, two lives, for each person: this one– brief, narrow, finite; and the hereafter– eternal, limitless, infinite. Fame, to mean anything, should go with one into the next world, where one could enjoy it perpetually.” - Courtney Anderson

“To know the will of God, we need an open Bible and an open map.” - William Carey

“Missions are not the ultimate goal of the church. Worship is. Missions exist because worship doesn't.” - John Piper

Inspirational Mission Quotes

Identify life's purpose by finding your purpose and giving your whole heart and soul to it.

It can be achieved by overviewing the inspirational quotes below, before which knowing the story of a Methodist missionary from Yorkshire, James Calvert, will help you feel the energy and patience required to uplift your spirits.

James Calvert was sent on a mission program with 10 men, including missionaries John Hunt and Thomas Jagger, to Fiji Islands in 1838, as the Fiji chiefs were regarded as a threat to their higher authority.

Calvert's efforts helped him remain in Fiji for 18 years, where he witnessed an advance of Christianity while living with the cannibals of Fiji, which was not a simple task.

When James Calvert was sent on the mission, the captain of the ship made his efforts to turn him back, which is as follows.

"Captain: You will lose your life and the lives of those with you if you go among such savages.

James Calvert: We died before we came here." - 'James Calvert Of Fiji', G. Stringer Rowe

“There is no gospel apart from words. Nobody can be saved by watching deeds.” - John Piper

“Peak performers see the ability to manage change as a necessity in fulfilling their missions.” - Charles A. Garfield

“Expect great things from God. Attempt great things for God.” - William Carey

“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep gaining what he cannot lose.” - Jim Elliot

“Work as if everything depended upon work and pray as if everything depended upon prayer.” - William Booth

“Knowing our personal mission further enhances the flow of mysterious coincidences as we are guided toward our destinies. First, we have a question, then dreams, daydreams, and intuitions lead us toward the answers, which usually are synchronistically provided by the wisdom of another human being.” - James Redfield

“We must be global Christians with a global vision because our God is a global God.” - John R.W. Stott

“If the Church is 'in Christ,' she is involved in the mission. Her whole existence then has a missionary character. Her conduct as well as her words will convince the unbelievers and put their ignorance and stupidity to silence.” - David Bosch

Interesting Mission Quotes

Taken from the great saying, every generation must set off on a personal quest to discover its own mission. In order to find your passion, compassion, and humor, read these inspirational quotes that will help you seek determination and energy and also share them to inspire others.

These quotes would not only pull your spirits away from rock bottom but also make sure to put an ounce of hope in you.

“The light that shines farthest shines brightest nearest home.” - C.T. Studd

“I'm not afraid of failure; I'm afraid of succeeding at things that don't matter.” - William Carey

“Every person above the ordinary has a certain mission that they are called to fulfill.” - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

“Nothing earthly will make me give up my work in despair.” - David Livingstone

“It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy, that makes happiness.” - Charles Spurgeon

“In our lifetime, wouldn't it be sad if we spent more time washing dishes or swatting flies or mowing the yard or watching television than praying for world missions?” - Dave Davidson

“The only permission, the only validation, and the only opinion that matters in our quest for greatness are our own.” - Dr. Steve Maraboli

“I have but one candle of life to burn, and I would rather burn it out in a land filled with darkness than in a land flooded with light.” - John Keith Falconer

“It is the awareness of unfulfilled desires which gives a nation the feeling that it has a mission and a destiny.” - Eric Hoffer

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Written by Aanchal Padmavat

Bachelor of Engineering specializing in Computer Science

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Aanchal PadmavatBachelor of Engineering specializing in Computer Science

Aanchal is a skilled content writer and digital marketer with a passion for creating engaging content in travel, education, digital marketing, and branding. With a bachelor's Computer Science from SKNCOE from, she brings an analytical and creative approach to her work and is dedicated to delivering high-quality content that resonates with audiences. Aanchal is also well-versed in social media and digital marketing and uses her expertise to create compelling content that drives engagement and builds brand awareness. In her free time, she enjoys reading and spending time with loved ones.

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