Every weekday morning, we post a motivational quote on Facebook to inspire you to maximize your day. Here’s what we shared in May. Please join us on Facebook by clicking here.

“Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life.” – John F. Kennedy

“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.” – Will Rogers

“A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him.” – David Brinkley

“We are not what we know but what we are willing to learn.” – Mary Catherine Bateson

“I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.” – Thomas A. Edison

“If you don’t have the capacity to change yourself and your own attitudes, then nothing around you can be changed.” – Anwar Sadat

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

“You can’t turn back the clock. But you can wind it up again.” – Bonnie Prudden

“If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.” – Thomas Edison

“Thinking too well of people often allows them to be better than they otherwise would.” – Nelson Mandela

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.” – Og Mandino

“When all else is lost, the future still remains.” – Christian Nestell Bovee

“Tact is the art of recognizing when to be big and when not to belittle.” – Bill Copeland

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe

“I didn’t fail the test. I just found 100 ways to do it wrong.” – Benjamin Franklin


Which quote is your favorite?