Encouragement Quotes

. 7 min read . Written by Martin Dejnicki
Encouragement Quotes

Share these encouragement quotes with your family and friends. If you need a little bit of encouragement yourself, hopefully they help.

Encouragement fuels passion!
~ tree.cards

All humans require a daily dose of encouragement.
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Encouragement reassures us that we're on the right path.
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Curiosity and questions is encouragement in disguise.
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Insecurities and doubts are known to plague the mind. A few simple words of encouragement is the most effective antidote.
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When we encourage others, their smiles spread to their hearts.
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The recipients of encouragement no longer looks over their shoulders because they know that they are not alone.
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The path to confidence often leads through encouragement and praise.
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Showing genuine interest is the simplest form of encouragement.
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Excitement is the immediate result of encouragement.
~ tree.cards

These quotes remind me about the importance of not only encouraging others, but also restraining from criticizing them.

We all seek praise and encouragement in our daily lives. Whenever our lives are filled with challenges and obstacles, a little bit of encouragement from family and friends will go a long way.

We all have doubts. That's just human nature. But I just believe that hard work, perseverance, with that never give up type of attitude can do wonders for us.

Inspirational Encouragement Quotes

Below are a few inspirational quotes. I hope they inspire you.

One individuals rocky road, is another ones sandy beach.
~ tree.cards

Nothing is impossible when focus is mixed with passion.
~ tree.cards

If you think about it; great obstacles are actually a blessing. They raise our tolerance for adversity and make the smaller obstacles seem like lilies in a summer field.
~ tree.cards

Each morning I feed my kids a bowl of encouragement and tell them to share it with every person they interact with.
~ tree.cards

The sweetest form of encouragement is when others show faith in me.
~ tree.cards

Avoiding criticism while listening makes up 99% of encouragement.
~ tree.cards

Keep in mind that when you use words of encouragement to encourage others, your words will often inspire them. That's quite powerful in my mind.

Quotes of Encouragement from the Bible

The following three quotes of encouragement are from the Bible. Each one is unique, and each one has inspired me personally.

For to set the mind on the flesh is death, but to set the mind on the Spirit is life and peace.
~ Romans 8:6

Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.
~ John 15:13

He only is my Rock and my Salvation; He is my Defense and my Fortress, I shall not be moved.
~ Psalm 62:6

Quotes of Motivation and Encouragement

The following quotes may also be used for motivation purposes. Personally, I really like the third one, because it talks about seizing each day, and not letting it go to waste.

Both motivation and encouragement is needed in micro amounts when you follow your true passions.
~ tree.cards

Helping one another is our universal purpose in life.
~ tree.cards

If you decide to seize each day, each day shall smile at you.
~ tree.cards

The most effective sleeping pill is a productive day.
~ tree.cards

Bosses who micromanage and constantly criticize must supply their employees with an infinite amount of motivation and encouragement. But those bosses who show trust by giving their employees space and freedom to utilize their skills, experience the most productive workforce and best results.
~ tree.cards

No amount of motivation and encouragement will ever convince me to pursue something I do not genuinely enjoy. Just like no amount of motivation and encouragement will ever convince ducks to fly north before winter.
~ tree.cards

In the workplace, encouragement and motivation are deeply connected. The easiest way to motivate employees is to encourage them and praise their current achievements. Managers and supervisors need to take the time and effort to do this.

A few months back, I read about the effectiveness of encouraging people in front of their colleagues. I can see this as a great way to motivate employees to strive for excellence in whatever they may do.

Encouragement Quotes for Women

These quotes are meant to both encourage and inspire all the wonderful women out there. I plan on sharing them with my wife, mom, and sister.

Listening to her concerns provides more encouragement than even wisdom from the Gods.
~ tree.cards

Sentimental stories encourage women like yarn encourages kittens.
~ tree.cards

The greatest encouragement for a mother is the well-being of her family.
~ tree.cards

To encourage women, make her happy, and give her plenty of hugs.
~ tree.cards

Her encouragement recipe includes: nice words, positivity, and triple chocolate cake.
~ tree.cards

Encourage her to reach for the stars, and you'll be her star.
~ tree.cards

Learn to believe in her, and she will learn to believe in herself.
~ tree.cards

Unconditional love is equivalent to a constant supply of encouragement.
~ tree.cards

I recall encouraging Anita to pursue her 2nd career a few years back. Now she's working in the profession that she loves, and reminds me all the time how my encouragement was vital to her success.

I think we all need a little bit of a push sometimes, in order to defeat or surpass our own doubts and insecurities. Often times that initial push of encouragement needs to be quite small to get the ball rolling. But it still needs to happen.

Now don't forget to encourage all the wonderful women in your life, and you may be surprised at what they'll accomplish.

Encouragement Quotes for Men

No matter how confident or skilled he may be, he still needs encouragement. That's why these quotes apply to all the men out there (confident or not).

Accept his failures and he will succeed.
~ tree.cards

Encourage him by supporting his ideas and dreams.
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Nodding your head while sharing a cold beer is all the encouragement he will ever need.
~ tree.cards

He will strive for the highest peak the moment you acknowledge and praise his current one.
~ tree.cards

Competition and a sexy lady will encourage even the most grumpy and pessimistic of men.
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The chase itself encourages the most successful men more so than money, power, and fame combined.
~ tree.cards

A man's family, is his greatest source of encouragement.
~ tree.cards

When everyone has gone home, he must look deep inside for his most authentic fountain of encouragement.
~ tree.cards

Encourage him once and he will like you, encourage him constantly and he will love you.
~ tree.cards

Just like one of the above quotes stated, I truly believe that a man's family is his greatest source of encouragement. This is especially true if he has a wife and kids, because all he needs to do is look them in the eyes, and he'll find all the encouragement and inspiration that he will ever need.

Quotes about Encouragement and Strength

Enjoy these quotes about encouragement and strength. To me, strength means perseverance. I think we may all showcase great perseverance upon receiving a bit of encouragement.

Encouragement supports perseverance which supports success.
~ tree.cards

Strength is sustained with random bursts of encouragement.
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Encouragement without strength is often blind. Strength without encouragement often lacks purpose.
~ tree.cards

Dedication and encouragement are the twin angels of success.
~ tree.cards

Failure is what happens when encouragement is taken away from perseverance.
~ tree.cards

The last quote makes a lot of sense to me, because I believe in order to maintain perseverance we need encouragement.

Quotes of Encouragement for a Friend

Here's some quotes that you may wish to share with your friends. Remember, each time you encourage a friend, you strengthen your mutual bond and friendship.

Being there for a friend makes up 50% of encouragement. Listening is the remaining 50%.
~ tree.cards

Words of encouragement I would like to extend, "I believe in you, my dear good friend!"
~ tree.cards

Just like a diamond, a good friend is quite hard to find. You're much more rare.
~ tree.cards

Precious friend, thoughtful and kind, I know you'll achieve, all the dreams in your mind.
~ tree.cards

Your friendship is the sunshine that warms my soul.
~ tree.cards

My advice is - make friends with those who encourage, and avoid those who discourage. That's just from my personal experiences.

Encouragement Quotes for Kids

Share these unique quotes with all the kids in your life (and I hope it help encourge them).

Have fun with a big smile on your face.
~ tree.cards

You can do anything you set your mind to.
~ tree.cards

Just like an owl, you're very smart, hope you have fun, with both math and art.
~ tree.cards

Follow your dreams, dear child of mine. You have a beautiful heart, like the sun it does shine.
~ tree.cards

Try new things and remember that it's alright to make mistakes.
~ tree.cards

Remember that fun is always just around the corner.
~ tree.cards

If you create value for others, your life will become a delicious treat.
~ tree.cards

I strongly believe that all children need positive words of encouragement from their parents on a regular basis. As a result, children will gain confidence, and will end up pursuing their true passions in life.

Famous Encouragement Quotes

There are a lot of famous quotes out there. Here's a few of my very favourite ones that talk about encouragement. Enjoy!

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.
~ Winston Churchill

Winning isn't everything. Wanting to win is.
~ Catfish Hunter

Only as high as I reach can I grow, only as far as I seek can I go, only as deep as I look can I see, only as much as I dream can I be.
~ Karen Ravn

Don't let other people tell you what you want.
~ Pat Riley

A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success.
~Unknown

Funny Encouragement Quotes

These funny quotes were written to make you laugh (while still encouraging).

The best way to encourage one to laugh is by example.
~ tree.cards

Encouragement all by itself is like a butterfly without a garden.
~ tree.cards

Don't encourage them to climb a mountain if their goal is to climb a fence.
~ tree.cards

Spread sweet encouragement as generously as you spread honey on your pancakes.
~ tree.cards

If you order two scoops of ice cream, give two scoops of encouragement.
~ tree.cards

Encourage too little and they'll think you are cold. Encourage a lot and they'll treat you like gold.
~ tree.cards

Encouragement Quotes for Students

I was a student for a long time, so I understand the importance of quotes for students (especially those that help encourage).

Discouragement is impatient encouragement.
~ tree.cards

Knowledge and passion are the keys to academic success.
~ tree.cards

Learn what you love and you'll love learning it.
~ tree.cards

With hard work and perseverance, no exam is ever too tough.
~ tree.cards

If you're patient and focus on each concept in detail, it's just a matter of time before your diploma will proudly hang on your wall.
~ tree.cards

It definitely takes a little bit of sweat to achieve academic success. But it`s worth it in the end.
~ tree.cards

If you pursue your passions - the rest will be easy.
~ tree.cards

Well I hope you enjoyed reading the various encouragement quotes featured on this page. I hope many of them will encourage you and your loved ones.

Cheers,
Martin