Sometimes we need a boost to get going.

Here are 15 quotes sure to add a bit of “oomph” to your day!

15 Quotes to Transform Your Day

1. “Having a rough morning? Place your hand over your heart. Feel that? That’s called purpose. You’re alive for a reason. Don’t give up.” – Author Unknown

2. “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 grow up. I wrote down ‘happy.’ They told me I didn’t understand the assignment. I told them they didn’t understand life.” – John Lennon

3. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas Edison

4. “The most important step of all is the first step. Start something.” – Blake Mycoskie

5. “Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of human freedoms – to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way.” – Viktor E. Frankl

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

7. “It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all – in which case, you fail by default.” – J.K. Rowling

8. “You have a masterpiece inside you, you know. One unlike any that has ever been created, or ever will be. If you go to your grave without painting your masterpiece, it will not get painted. No one else can paint it. Only you.” – Gordon Mackenzie

9. “An old Cherokee Indian told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, ‘My son, the battle is between two ‘wolves’ inside us all.One is Evil. It is anger, envy, jealousy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self-pity, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, superiority, and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, serenity, humility, kindness, benevolence, empathy, generosity, truth, compassion and faith.’ The grandson thought about it for a minute and then asked his grandfather: ‘Which wolf wins?’ The old Cherokee simply replied, ‘The one you feed.’” – Author Unknown

10. “The two most important days of your life are the day you were born and the day you found out why.” – Mark Twain

11. “When things go wrong, don’t go with them.” – Elvis Presley

12. “Success is finding a meaningful need and filling it better than anyone else.” – Author Unknown

13. “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” – Chinese Proverb

14. “Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale

15. “A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.”- Sivananda

– Zach