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Every person wants to think that they have achieved great things in life one way or another.

However, you will never see greatness achieved in one day. In order to be great, the one and only way is hard work every day, and hope that the hard work pays dividends in life!

Yet, we must never take shortcuts and always adhere to our principles. Hence, only then will the others want to call us great and unique and amazing! So, without further delay, let us take a look at these be good quotes, inspired short quotes, 'you are doing' great quotes, be the best quotes from writers and singers, and many others that will always make you ready to face any problems in the future. We hope you find these beautiful quotes helpful for you and your favorite friend!

If you like these amazing quotes, you might want to check out you are awesome quotes and quotes about greatness.

Beautiful And Inspirational Quotes To Live For

'You Are Great' quotes are very diverse.

These quotes about inspiring yourself and your friend are something that you'll always need to read. These also contain quotes about goodness.

1. "Your strength doesn't come from winning. It comes from struggles and hardship. Everything that you go through prepares you for the next level."

- Germany Kent.

2. "Sometimes, what you want is already waiting for you, alongside the person that you are capable of becoming. Alongside the destined you. So in between here and there, you have that journey, that process, of becoming that person. Wiser, stronger, gentler."

- C Joybell. C.

3. "If you chase anything in life chase the things that get you excited about living. Chase the things that give you hope, happiness, and a glimpse of a better life. Chase the things that make you want to be a better person."

- Shannon L. Alder.

4. "I am proud of the man I was yesterday, and very happy with the man I am today. However, I am gladly looking forward to the man I will become tomorrow. Just like a red wine, I dare to get better with age."

- Edmond Mbiaka.

5. "I'm a role model now. ... I want to be a better person because I don't want to disappoint those girls. I stop and think about my actions more. I tip great, I try not to swear too much, and I remember to thank people and be grateful. And all that stuff I do to 'appear' better has actually made me a better person. I wish I had always acted like I was a little bit famous."

- Mindy Kaling.

6. "The problem with most of us is we are not who we think we are! When you understand that, you can be better every day."

- Hadi Farnoud.

7. "You are amazing simply for hanging in there and holding on, no matter how hard things get! And for moving forward no matter how scared you are or how anxious you feel. Yep, you are awesome."

- Karen Salmansohn.

8. "Everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated to and passionate about what they do."

- Nelson Mandela.

9. "You are amazing person with unique talents. Have faith in your abilities."

- Lailah Gifty Akita.

10. "Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else."

- Margaret Mead.

11. "A good person can make another person good; it means that goodness will elicit goodness in the society; other persons will also be good."

- Bhumibol Adulyadej.

12. "Think back to when we were younger, before we were so easily influenced by adults. We rebelled against everything that we now believe is impossible. Super Heroes still existed and we didn't hold grudges because 'sorry' was okay and as long as you still wanted to share your toys with me, nothing more needed to be said. Be 10 years old today everyone."

- D'Andre Lampkin.

13. "We think that to attain what we want, means simply to achieve what we wish to attain. But if we could only see ourselves- our destined selves- already there in the future, standing hand-in-hand with our desires, we would always know that our worthy desires are objects that call us unto a higher calling, a higher state of existence."

- C. JoyBell C.

14. "Be around people that make you want to be a better person, who make you feel good, make you laugh, and remind you what's important in life."

- Germany Kent.

15. "We must become the person who is ready to accept the thing/s that we want."

- C Joybell. C.

Inspiring Quotes About God Is Great

Take a look at these inspirational quotes from scriptures, texts, and people that tell you about the things that make God great. These quotes are something that will always give you a boost!

16. “Humble yourself the more the greater you are, and you will find grace with God...”

- Sirach 3:18.

17. “Do you want to be great?  Become little.”

- St Augustine, Sermon 142.

18. “Do you want to know if a man is really wise, learned, generous, or noble?  Observe if his talents tend to make him humble, modest, and submissive.  If he tends to brag, his talents will be less true in the same proportion as they appear evident.”

- St Francis of Sales, ‘Introduction to Devout Life’.

19. “A dispute arose between them about which should be reckoned the greatest, but Jesus said to them, 'Among pagans it is the kings who lord it over them, and those who have authority over them are given the title of benefactor.  This must not happen with you.  No; the greatest among you must behave as if he were the youngest, the leader as if he were the one who serves.  For who is the greater, the one at table or the one who serves?  The one at table, surely?  Yet here am I among you as one who serves!'”

- Luke 22:24-27.

20. “Every one that exalts himself shall be humbled; and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.”

- Luke 18:14.

21. “When I see that God led a life filled with abasement and ignominy, from his Incarnation up to the Cross, can I be afraid of humbling myself?  God seeks lowliness; I, a worm, should exalt myself?  My God, destroy my pride, which separates me so much from you!”

- St Augustine.

22. “We have no less reason to humble ourselves if we consider the grace of God in us.  The few gifts and talents we have, all come from the generous hand of the Lord.”

- St John M. Vianney, Priest Of Ars, 'Homily On Humility’.

23. “All creation gives you praise

You alone are truly great

You alone are God who reigns for eternity

God is great and his praise fills the earth fills the heavens”

-  Hillsong Worship, ‘God Is Great’.

Inspirational Quotes About Being A Great Observer

These are some motivational quotes about those people who always need to have meticulous attention to things. You may find a quote for life that can be very inspiring to you and your friend for future actions.

24. “...the greatest thing a human soul ever does in this world is to see something, and tell what it saw in a plain way. Hundreds of people can talk for one who can think, but thousands can think for one who can see. To see clearly is poetry, prophecy and religion – all in one.”

- John Ruskin, ‘Modern Painters’.

25. “There is an unexplored side to everything, because instead of looking at things with our eyes we look at them with the memory of what others have thought.”

- Gustave Flaubert.

26. “I am like a scavenger. I observe closely, storing some details for as long as 18 years in my memory.”

- Sir Laurence Olivier.

27. “A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees.”

- William Blake.

28. “Here is a great observer, and looks

Quite through the deeds of men.”

- William Shakespeare, ‘Julius Caesar’.

29. “If a man looks sharply and attentively, he shall see Fortune; for though she is blind yet she is not invisible.”

- Francis Bacon.

30. "We do not know people – their concerns, their loves and hates, their thoughts. For me the people I see around me every day are more extraordinary than any characters in my books."

- Iris Murdoch.

Amazing Quotes From Amazing Songs About Greatness

Look at some beautiful songs about being great that can act as motivational quotes for you. You never know when you might start to hum these songs.

31. “When I am down and, oh my soul, so weary

When troubles come and my heart burdened be…

You raise me up, so I can stand on mountains

You raise me up, to walk on stormy seas

I am strong, when I am on your shoulders

You raise me up to more than I can be.”

- Josh Groban, 'You Raise Me Up’.

32. "You are great

Greater than the world, has ever seen

Higher than the heavens over me

You are great

No one in this world, can have Your fame

So let the earth declare Your holy Name


- Darlene Zschech, 'You Are Great'.

33. "I know you're different

I know you're scared

And when you stop crying

Maybe I will stop lying."

- Alex G, 'You Are Great'.

34. "You are great, yes You are

Holy One

Walked upon the sea

Raised the dead

You reign in Majesty

Mighty God

Everything written about You, is great!"

- Steve Crown, 'You Are Great'.

35. "No matter what I do no matter what I say

Your love remains the same

It's all because of you and because of who you are

My life’s no longer the same

Oh how I love you, love you in you I stand amazed

Oh how I love you, love you and your amazing grace

Oh how I love you, love you because you are great!"

- Richard Antonio, 'You Are Great'.

36. "You are great, You do miracles

So great, there is no one else like You

There is no one else like You!"

- Juanita Bynum, 'You Are Great'.

37. "I don't care if the world try to swallow me

I turn my back to 'em, tell 'em all 'follow me'

I know you gon' label me a hater

But inside you are greater than the songs you creating, man!"

- Lecrae, 'Nuthin'"

38. "I'm not gonna be afraid

I'm not gonna fear the storm

You are greater than its roar."

- The Belonging Co, 'Peace Be Still'.

39. "Cause even when the world caves

Even when the fight calls

Even when the war’s waged

I’ll take heart

I know You are greater!"

- Hillsong Young & Free, 'When The Fight Calls'.

40. "You're my courage when I worry in the dead of night

You're my strength 'cause I'm not strong enough to win this fight

You are greater than the battle raging in my mind!"

- The Afters, 'I Will Fear No More'.

41. "Now it's grave, now it's plight

I regret all of the fight

I spent milking every ounce of truth

You are great, you are bright

Strictly radiant inside

I should've worshipped every ounce of you!"

- Gus Dapperton, 'Medicine'.

42. "You will have many friends

They will call you many names

They will say they love you

They will say they need you

And will say you are great

And so on and so forth

But when the going is tough

Most of them will disappear!"

- William Onyeabor, 'When The Going Is Smooth & Good'.

43. "You are great, you are magnificent

You can do whatever you want to do in this world

Put your mind to it, put your grime to it

And you can do it

Get up, get out

Get motivated, get inspired!"

- Born Dirty, 'Get Up, Get Out'.

44. "I see a beautiful vision

Of what we can create

If we just master love

A world without war, hunger or hate

You are greater than my dreams

And my dreams are greater than I can do

So dream maker

Make my dreams come true!"

- Janet Jackson, 'Dream Maker/ Euphoria'.

45. "You are thunder but you are my friend

You are perfect, you are great

Why do you care for me this way?"

- Duendita, 'Thunder'.

Becoming A Great Chef Quotes

Here are some quotes from the best chefs that talk about all things related to the culinary arts.

46. “You can tell everybody how great your passion is, you can tell your boss how special it is, you can tell your fellow chefs how great it is, but they will all see through it if your own professional values are not as high as the ones you are preaching. You can’t fake it!”

- Charles Caroll, ‘Leadership Lessons From A Chef’.

47. “If you want to become a great chef, you have to work with great chefs. And that's exactly what I did.”

- Gordon Ramsay.

48. “I tell a student that the most important class you can take is technique. A great chef is first a great technician.”

- Jacques Pepín.

49. “The discovery of a new dish does more for the happiness of mankind than the discovery of a star.”

- Anthelme Brillat-Savarin.

50. "If you do not have passion for life it is difficult to have passion for anything else... Culinary passion is important…"

- Charles Caroll, ‘Leadership Lessons From A Chef’.

Becoming A Great Writer Quotes

These are a collection of quotes from writers that you surely need to read.

51. “The use of reading is to aid us in thinking.”

- Edward Gibbon.

52. “I love to lose myself in other men’s minds. When I am not walking, I am reading; I cannot sit and think. Books think for me.”

- Charles Lamb.

53 “I like the vagueness of the printed word.”

- John Fowles.

54 "A writer’s task is not to spell everything out. It is really to imply and infer and hint, to give the reader the opportunity of total involvement by encouraging him or her to contribute his or her own reflections and imagery.”

- Francis Clifford.

55. “Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.”

- Francis Bacon.

56. I am not a speed reader. I am a speed understander.”

- Isaac Asimov.

57. "Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.”

- Sir Richard Steele.

58. “Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours…”

- John Locke.

59. “Learning is like rowing upstream; not to advance is to drop back.”

- Chinese Proverb.

Becoming A Great Boss Quotes

To be a boss, you need to manage a lot of things. Here are some quotes on how to have your colleagues thinking you are a great boss.

60. “When delegating, you must communicate openly.“

- ‘How To Be A Great Boss’, Joel A. Garfinkle.

61. “The myth of the Lone-Ranger type of manager, who can handle everything and anything on his or her own, continues to dominate the imagination of many executives. In the end, however, that method can lead you down a dead-end path.”

- ‘How To Be A Great Boss’, Joel A. Garfinkle.

62. “Think of your industry as a resource for you and your team. Where else will you learn of the newest ideas, the brightest solutions, and the smartest practices to take back to help your staff?”

- Catherine Hakala-Ausperk, ‘Be A Great Boss’.

63. “It’s true. It’s lonely at the top. You’re going to be making a lot of unpopular decisions. You’re going to be introducing 'new' services that many staff members won’t like. You’re going to have to champion change in a culture that often prefers the status quo (because they know how to succeed in it). And you’re going to have to discipline everyone’s favorite employee, at least once… Either way, you and your library can still be successful.”

- Catherine Hakala-Ausperk, ‘Be A Great Boss’.

64. “It's not about money. It's about the people you have, and how you're led.”

- Steve Jobs.

Amazing 'You Are Great' Quotes And Wishes

'You Are Great' quotes are very motivating.

This is a list of beautiful quotes that include 'you are a great mom' quotes, 'you are a great person' quotes, 'you are a great man' quotes, and other things that you can say to your loved ones, be it your mom or dad or even your partner or best friend! Some of these lovely quotes are unknown and we would love to know where they came from, so if you know, let us know too!

65. "A mothers’ joy begins when new life is stirring inside…when a tiny heartbeat is heard for the first time, and a playful kick reminds her that she is never alone!"

- Unknown.*

66. "You are amazing because you always do the best you can do even though life is very hard."

- Unknown.*

67. "For a mother is the only person on earth who can divide her love among ten children and each child still have all her love."

- Unknown.*

68. “Do you realize how amazing you are?

You are special. You are unique. You are amazing.

Remember that!”

- Izey Victoria Odiase.

69. "You must know that you are great. Never forget that."

- Gurumayi Chidvilasananda.

70. "One of the greatest things in life is finding someone who knows all your flaws, mistakes and weaknesses and still thinks you are amazing."

- Unknown.*

71. "I believe in you, I believe that you are amazing and that is one of the things I love about you."

- Unknown.*

72. "Don’t allow other people’s opinion to dictate who you are supposed to be. Look within yourself and discover the amazingly unique, beautiful and strong person you actually are."

- Sandra Cooze

73. "You always enjoy your life, you don’t compare or judge yourself you just enjoy the time you have and I think it is amazing."

- Unknown.*

74. "The more you love, the greater the risk and the more amazing you become when you take it."

- Unknown.*

75. "With all the sweet gestures that one could imagine, you are an amazing woman that I know."

- Unknown.*

76. "You have been able to move on from your past without hurting anyone else for it; that’s great."

- Unknown.*

77. "When I see your love for me, I just thank God for creating you and sending you in my life. And I feel, I just can’t thank the almighty enough. You are an amazing woman and my greatest blessing."

- Unknown.*

78. "I can see your potential to be great and with your amazingness, it exceeds everyone else’s!"

- Unknown.*

79. "You always told me that you don’t need to do anything crazy, you just need to find what you like and just start doing it and one day you will see how great you have become."

- Unknown.*

80. "You believe in miracles, in the fruit of labor and in the meaning of life and that is amazing."

- Unknown.*

81. “One day, you will be celebrated all over the world. You will be a well of inspiration from which others pull their strength. Don't give up now. Just get back to work.”

- Chinonye J. Chidolue.

82. "You are amazing just as you are. More beautiful than you can see, stranger than you feel, and more worthy than you will ever know."

- Unknown.*

83. "For me, you are my amazing mentor because when I lost my path, you guided me from the darkness to the light."

- Unknown.*

84. "Don’t listen to people, who tell you that you’re worthless because in this world you only know what is your worth."

- Unknown.*

85. “You are special individual. Never envy others. You never know what they go through. Seek and be inspired by the works of others. Learn their secrets for success.”

- Lailah Gifty Akita.

*Do you know where this quote originated? Let us know at [email protected]!

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Moumita Dutta

Moumita is a multilingual content writer and editor. She has a PostGraduate Diploma in sports management, which enhanced her sports journalism skills, as well as a degree in journalism and mass communication. She's good at writing about sports and sporting heroes. Moumita has worked with many soccer teams and produced match reports, and sports is her primary passion.

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