I love quotes to motivate and inspire me. Today, I thought it’d be fun to share 25 quotes to help you live your purpose. These quotes are fun to journal with and I thought you might want to add some (or all) of them into your notebook with your passions, values, strengths, and other notes from this series!
“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs, ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go do that. Because what the world needs are people who have come alive.” -Harold Whitman
“A purpose is always more compelling than a goal.” -James Arthur Ray
“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away” William Shakespeare.
“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.” -John F. Kennedy
“I truly believe that everything that we do and everyone that we meet is put in our path for a purpose. There are no accidents; we’re all teachers – if we’re willing to pay attention to the lessons we learn, trust our positive instincts and not be afraid to take risks or wait for some miracle to come knocking at the door.” -Marla Gibbs
“Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.” -Guatama Buddha
“The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” -Eleanor Roosevelt
“Follow your passion, it will lead you to your purpose.” -Oprah Winfrey
“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” -Pablo Picasso
“When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.” -Wayne Dyer
“The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others.” -Albert Schweitzer
“There is a plan and a purpose, a value to every life, no matter what its location, age, gender, or disability.” -Sharron Angle
“When you’re surrounded by people who share a passionate commitment around a common purpose, anything is possible.” -Howard Schultz
“Living with purpose means wisely choosing and committing to a few of the best things for the season of life you’re in.” -Crystal Paine
“A life filled with silly social drama and gossip indicates that a person is disconnected from purpose and lacking meaningful goals. People on a path of purpose don’t have time for drama.” -Brendon Burchard, Author of The Change
“Your mission, your purpose and your destiny will all be tied to one thing – your gift.” -Steve Harvey
“To live with purpose, to say the courageous thing, to celebrate the simple gift, to follow your dreams, this is a happy life.” -Wayland Henry
“You were made for the place where your real passion meets compassion because there lies your real purpose.” -Ann Voskamp
“If you can’t figure out your purpose, figure out your passion. For your passion will lead you right into your purpose.” T.D. Jakes
Which quote about living your purpose was your favorite?
Have you enjoyed what you read here today? Do you have friends or other women you know that could benefit from this resource? If so, please do me a favor! I have included the links below to share with other intentional women! They’ll be glad you did!