Please find below a curated list of 3,542 of The Best Growth Quotes by notable women and men. Please consider sharing with others any of the Growth Quotes that resonate.
Simplicity is the key to brilliance.
It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows.
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees.
As you think, so shall you become.
I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
You need to associate with people who inspire you, people that challenge you to raise higher, people that make you better. Don’t waste your valuable time with people that are not adding to your growth. Your destiny is too important.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Changing the world begins with the very personal process of changing yourself, the only place you can begin is where you are, and the only time you can begin is always now.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Every problem is a gift – without problems we would not grow.
All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.
We should not judge people by their peak of excellence; but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.
Empty your mind, be formless. Shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a bottle and it becomes the bottle. You put it in a teapot it becomes the teapot. Now, water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.
Don’t let the fear of striking out hold you back.
The first step toward spiritual growth is to become aware of your emotions.
Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one’s potential.
Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but – I hope – into a better shape.
Faith itself is a horrible mechanism that stunts the growth of ideas. It also stunts the act of questioning, and it does this by pushing the idea that you have to have faith – and that nothing has to be proven.
The affirmation of one’s own life, happiness, growth and freedom, is rooted in one’s capacity to love.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
A bad day for your ego is a great day for your soul.
What you are to be, you are now becoming.
There can be no real growth without healthy populations. No sustainable development without tackling disease and malnutrition. No international security without assisting crisis-ridden countries. And no hope for the spread of freedom, democracy and human dignity unless we treat health as a basic human right.
All change is not growth, as all movement is not forward.
Measure your success by the growth of your freedom.
Perhaps it won’t matter, in the end, which country is the sower of the seed of exploration. The importance will be in the growth of the new plant of progress and in the fruits it will bear. These fruits will be a new breed of the human species, a human with new views, new vigor, new resiliency, and a new view of the human purpose. The plant: the tree of human destiny.
To make the growth choice instead of the fear choice a dozen times a day is to move a dozen times a day towards self-actualisation.
Don’t join an easy crowd; you won’t grow. Go where the expectations and the demands to perform are high.
Oh, would that my mind could let fall its dead ideas, as the tree does its withered leaves!
Life moves forward. The old leaves wither, die and fall away, and the new growth extends forward into the light.
Growth occurs when individuals confront problems, struggle to master them, and through that struggle develop new aspects of their skills, capacities, views about life.
You only grow by coming to the end of something and by beginning something else.
Entrepreneurship is the engine fuelling innovation, employment generation and economic growth. Only by creating an environment where entrepreneur- ship can prosper and where entrepreneurs can try new ideas and empower others can we ensure that many of the world’s issues will not go unaddressed.