Many of us have been there, struggling to get out of bed to face another tough day. Bad days happen. But the question is – will you let the bad day hinder you or strengthen you?
Many of us experience difficult days where things can feel overwhelming and out of control. But I learned, when faced with times like this, that there was one thing I was in control of, and that was how I reacted to these bad days. I learned that I could choose to feel the pain without letting it break me; I could choose to use the pain to help me grow and learn.
We can use these challenges to help push us towards becoming the hero of our own story. The next time you feel the onset of another bad day, put on your metaphorical superhero cape and bring it on. You are strong, and you are capable of turning your pain into power.
And, if you need a little added inspiration, I’ve put together 15+ quotes to get you out of a funk. These will motivate you to persevere and continue to push through towards living the life of your absolute dreams!
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15+ Motivational Quotes To Get You Out of a Funk:
#1. “At the end of the day, let there be no excuses, no explanations, no regrets.” — Steve Maraboli
#2. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” — Arthur Ashe
#3. “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.” — Elon Musk
#4. “Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence.” — Eleanor Roosevelt
#5. “The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” — Confucius
#6. “It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform.” — Roy T. Bennett
#7. “In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.” — Nikos Kazantzakis
#8. “Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” — Julie Andrews
#9. “You have to accept whatever comes, and the only important thing is that you meet it with the best you have to give.” — Eleanor Roosevelt
#10. “What you do today can improve all your tomorrows.” — Ralph Marston
#11. “Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.” — Walter Elliot
#12. “Rejection is an opportunity for your selection.” — Bernard Branson
#13. “Do the difficult things while they are easy and do the great things while they are small. A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” — Lao Tzu
#14. “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” — Jim Rohn
#15. “Only he who attempts the absurd is capable of achieving the impossible.” — Miguel de Unamuno
#16. “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” — Les Brown
#17. “A goal is a dream with a deadline.” — Napoleon Hill
#18. “Do not wait; the time will never be ‘just right.’ Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.” — George Herbert
#19. “Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.” — Norman Ralph Augustine
What are your favourite quotes to get you out of a funk? What helps you get through a tough day? What keeps you motivated? What’s one thing you love about yourself? What’s one thing that brings you strength? What’s one thing you’re grateful for? I’d really love to hear – let me know below!