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100 Give It Your All Quotes for Ultimate Motivation

Looking for some motivation? You’ve come to the right place! In this article we will explore the benefits of trying your best alongside 100 inspirational give it your all quotes to provide you with that extra boost. 

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Why should I give it my all? 

There comes a time in life when you will be required to give it your all. This might involve taking on new responsibilities at work, taking the leap and going full time with your own business idea, or even deciding to get married. 

During these phases of life, it’s imperative that you give it everything you’ve got. You’ve made a decision, so now is not the time to do something half-heartedly. It’s time to be brave and try with all your power to get the results you want. 

The idea of giving something your all is beautifully explained in Don Miguel Ruiz’s book The Four Agreements. Ruiz explains that there are four agreements we should live our lives by, and one of them is “always do your best”. 

“Always do your best is the agreement that everybody can do. Your best is, in fact, the only thing you can do. And the best you can do doesn’t mean that sometimes you give 80 percent and other times you just give 20 percent. You’re always giving 100 percent — that’s always your intention — it’s just that your best is always changing. From one moment to the next, you are never the same. You are alive and changing all the time, and your best is also changing from one moment to the next.”

Don Miguel Ruiz 

Ruiz explains that when we try our best in every given situation, we are taking positive action which makes us into better people. Rather than trying our best to impress others or gain a reward, we are doing our best in order to live the fullest life possible. 

Taking action in alignment with our highest self is so much better than taking action to try and gain something. We can detach ourselves from the outcome and be happy regardless, knowing we tried our best. 

“Doing your best is a great habit to have. I do my best in everything I do and feel. Doing my best has become a ritual in my life because I made the choice to make it a ritual.”

Don Miguel Ruiz

If you’re ready to do your best, here are 100 give it your all quotes to inspire you. 

Give it your all quotes

  1. “Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.” – Jack Ma
  2. “Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe
  3. “Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” – Michael Jordan
  4. “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” – Maimonides
  5. “Never give up on your dreams, no matter how painful and difficult your journey is.” – Lisa
  6. “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” – Ella Fitzgerald
  7. “Every human has four endowments – self awareness, conscience, independent will and creative imagination. These give us the ultimate human freedom… The power to choose, to respond, to change.” – Stephen Covey
  8. “Follow your dreams, believe in yourself and don’t give up.” – Rachel Corrie
  9. “If you have a positive attitude and constantly strive to give your best effort, eventually you will overcome your immediate problems and find you are ready for greater challenges.” – Pat Riley
  10. “You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give.” – E. O. Wilson

Don’t give up quotes

  1. “Just dream big. Go for it. There’s nothing holding you back. You can have ups and downs, but if you believe in something, keep the faith; keep fighting. And don’t let people put you down.” – Geraint Thomas
  2. “Work hard, play hard, dream big, love loads, laugh as much as you can, and give back.” – Deirdre O’Kane
  3. “My goal is to show young women and girls that our voices and ideas matter, and you are never too young to dream big!” – Marsai Martin
  4. “All you need is heart, work ethic, and to dream big.” – Kylie Bunbury
  5. “All you have to do is to dream big and try to fulfil it.” – Kapil Dev
  6. “The first ‘D’ is to dream: dream big – not for yourself, but for the country and for the world. The second ‘D’ is to discover: discover your full potential and the opportunities that surround you; and the third ‘D’ is to do. ‘Do’ means to act on your dreams and make best use of the opportunities you have discovered.” – Kailash Satyarthi
  7. “Don’t hold on to the past; it won’t help in moving forward. Dare to dream big.” – Rajeev Suri
  8. “I am one of four girls and was inspired by my father to dream big. Some girls want to be doctors, but I wanted to run a company.” – Denise Morrison
  9. “Lots of people dream big and talk about big bold ideas but never do anything. I judge people by what they’ve done. The ratio of something to nothing is infinite. So just do something.” – Peter Diamandis
  10. “If you do what you’ve always done, you just get more of what you have always had. We’ve now got to dream big and act bold.” – Tim Griffin

Keep going quotes

  1. “If you’re going through hell, keep going.” – Winston Churchill
  2. “Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You got to keep going.” – Chantal Sutherland
  3. “As long as you keep going, you’ll keep getting better. And as you get better, you gain more confidence. That alone is success.” – Tamara Taylor
  4. “Just keep going. You never know how far you can go.” – Gunna
  5. “Keep going and keep believing and do what makes you feel good. And when you feel good and get to the point where no-one can take that from you, then that feeling will the best feeling.” – NikkieTutorials
  6. “You simply have to put one foot in front of the other and keep going. Put blinders on and plow right ahead.” – George Lucas
  7. “Always believe in yourself and keep going. You don’t have to have the most talent in the world. You don’t have to be the smartest person in the world. If you persist and you persist and you persist, you will be successful.” – Dean Cain
  8. “Everyone goes down a road that they’re not supposed to go down. You can do two things from it. You can keep going down that road and go to a dark place. Or you can turn and go up the hill and go to the top – try to go to the top.” – Julian Edelman
  9. “Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you.” – Denis Waitley
  10. “You have to keep going and pursue your dreams.” – Joey King

Quotes for inspiration 

  1. “Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” – Desmond Tutu
  2. “Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.” – Walt Whitman
  3. “We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us.”  – Joseph Campbell
  4. “I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” – Muhammad Ali
  5. “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” – Maya Angelou
  6. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot
  7. “If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride – and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.” – Bear Bryant
  8. “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle
  9. “Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.” – Nido Qubein
  10. “It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” – Aristotle Onassis

Quotes for motivation 

  1. “Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.” – St. Jerome
  2. “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela
  3. “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” – Arthur Ashe
  4. “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.” – Elon Musk
  5. “Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.” – Carol Burnett
  6. “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
  7. “The most effective way to do it, is to do it.” – Amelia Earhart
  8. “There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” – Aldous Huxley
  9. “Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.” – Leo Buscaglia
  10. “Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.” – Gordon B. Hinckley

Try your best quotes

  1. “Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.” – Samuel Beckett
  2. “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison
  3. “Enjoy the journey and try to get better every day. And don’t lose the passion and the love for what you do.” – Nadia Comaneci
  4. “All life demands struggle. Those who have everything given to them become lazy, selfish, and insensitive to the real values of life. The very striving and hard work that we so constantly try to avoid is the major building block in the person we are today.” – Pope Paul VI
  5. “Try to learn something about everything and everything about something.” – Thomas Huxley
  6. “Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.” – Oprah Winfrey
  7. “It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  8. “I don’t focus on what I’m up against. I focus on my goals and I try to ignore the rest.” – Venus Williams
  9. “Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things.” – Ray Bradbury
  10. “When life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because if you can look up, you can get up. Let your reason get you back up.” – Les Brown

More give it your all quotes

  1. “Don’t go through life, grow through life.” – Eric Butterworth
  2. “The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.” – Arthur C. Clarke
  3. “Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” – Anthony J. D’Angelo
  4. “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” – T. S. Eliot
  5. “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.” – John D. Rockefeller
  6. “Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.” – Arnold Schwarzenegger
  7. “A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” – Christopher Reeve
  8. “Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength.” – Saint Francis de Sales
  9. “The finest steel has to go through the hottest fire.” – Richard M. Nixon
  10. “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” – Dr. Seuss

Follow your dreams quotes

  1. “Follow your dreams. If you have a goal, and you want to achieve it, then work hard and do everything you can to get there, and one day it will come true.” – Lindsey Vonn
  2. “I would encourage you to set really high goals. Set goals that, when you set them, you think they’re impossible. But then every day you can work towards them, and anything is possible, so keep working hard and follow your dreams.” – Katie Ledecky
  3. “You’ll be much more successful if you follow your dreams and follow your passions.” – Jay Weatherill
  4. “It doesn’t matter how you look. As long as you train hard, you focus and you’re hungry, and that drive is in you to follow your dreams, everything is possible.” – Andy Ruiz Jr.
  5. “You have to have patience, work hard and preserve in order to follow your dreams.” – Whitney Port
  6. “You can’t predict it all. People will tell you to plan things out as best you can. They will tell you to focus. They’ll tell you to follow your dreams. They will all be right.” – Elizabeth Warren
  7. “Someone once told me… ‘Anh believe in your dreams!’ I always have and always will, and I think that if you follow your dreams in life, you really can live an amazing life.” – Anh Do
  8. “Just dream big. Go for it. There’s nothing holding you back. You can have ups and downs, but if you believe in something, keep the faith; keep fighting. And don’t let people put you down.” – Geraint Thomas
  9. “All you need is heart, work ethic, and to dream big.” – Kylie Bunbury
  10. “Let us realize that: the privilege to work is a gift, the power to work is a blessing, the love of work is success!” – David O. McKay

Believe in yourself quotes

  1. “Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” – Norman Vincent Peale
  2. “Some people say I have attitude – maybe I do… but I think you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does – that makes you a winner right there.” – Venus Williams
  3. “Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it.” – Diane Sawyer
  4. “We all have different things that we go through in our everyday life, and it’s really important to know just at the end of the day, it doesn’t matter what you face, you know, that you’re going to win at the end of the day. You got to believe in yourself. You got to believe in God, know that He’s going to get you through it.” – Kelly Rowland
  5. “I would say to always follow your dream. And dream big because my whole career, including any of the things that I’ve accomplished, I never thought in a million years that I would be here. So it just proves that once you believe in yourself, and you put your mind to something, you can do it.” – Simone Biles
  6. “You have to believe in yourself, challenge yourself, and push yourself until the very end; that’s the only way you’ll succeed.” – G-Dragon
  7. “Whatever you want to do in life, just know that you will do it. Just believe in yourself. It might take so many years to finally accomplish that, but you have to work for it.” – Skai Jackson
  8. “If you believe you can make a difference, then you will make a difference. Believe in yourself, your family and your community and you will win.” – Lindsay Fox
  9. “Confident is believing in yourself. Being humble is, even though you believe in yourself and you know what you’re capable of, you still work 10 times harder than your opponent to make sure you get the output you want.” – Claressa Shields
  10. “You can have all the tools in the world but if you don’t genuinely believe in yourself, it’s useless.” – Ken Jeong

Take action quotes

  1. “I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan
  2. “Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.” – Elbert Hubbard
  3. “There is only one basic human right, the right to do as you damn well please. And with it comes the only basic human duty, the duty to take the consequences.” – P. J. O’Rourke
  4. “Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.” – Paulo Coelho
  5. “Take chances, make mistakes. That’s how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave.” – Mary Tyler Moore
  6. “Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.” – Henry Ford
  7. “Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.” – Lance Armstrong
  8. “If you take no risks, you will suffer no defeats. But if you take no risks, you win no victories.” – Richard M. Nixon
  9. “Every breath we take, every step we make, can be filled with peace, joy and serenity.” – Thich Nhat Hanh
  10. “There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there.” – Indira Gandhi

Final thoughts on give it your all quotes

Use the above quotes to inspire and motivate you when you need it most. Write down your favorite ones for future reference, or consider sending them to your loved ones who need a reminder. Be brave and give it your all. Trying your best is what truly matters in life. Begin taking action today.

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