25 Inspirational Quotes For When You Feel Like Giving Up


We all have down days when we feel like giving up, these days are when you need an inspirational quote or motivational story to keep you working.

Here are the 25 most inspirational quotes to lift you up when you’re feeling down.

1. “Just remember, even your worst days only have twenty-four hours.” – 10 Word Story.

2. “Remember that sometimes, not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.” – Dalai Lama

3. “Remember yourself as a little girl, she is counting on you to protect her.” – Olivia Penpraze


4. “The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on.” – Barack Obama

5. “The older I get, the more I realize no one has any idea what they are doing and everyone is just pretending.” – Unknown

Never Give Up Quotes

6. “Never give up on something you really want; it is difficult to wait, but more difficult to regret.” – Unknown

7. “Challenges are what makes life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” – Joshua J.Marine “Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.” – Christian D. Larson

8. “There is no failure except in no longer trying.” – Elbert Hubbard

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9. “Never Give Up On Something That You Can’t Go A Day Thinking About.” – Unknown

10. “Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” – Harriet Beecher Stowe 

Motivational Quotes For When You Are Down

11. “Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.” – Christian D. Larson

12. “Things aren’t always easy, but you just have to keep going and don’t let the small stuff bog you down.”– Stella Maeve

13. “Don’t listen to what anybody says except the people who encourage you. If it’s what you want to do and it’s within yourself, then keep going and try to do it for the rest of your life.”– Jake Gyllenhaal


14. “Survival can be summed up in three words — never give up. That’s the heart of it, really. Just keep trying.”– Bear Grylls

15. “When the world says, “Give up,” Hope whispers, “Try it one more time.” -Unknown

Quotes For When You Have A Broken Heart

17. “Every time your heart is broken, a doorway cracks open to a world full of new beginnings, new opportunities.” – Patti Roberts

18. ” Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.” – Washington Irving

quotes for when you feel like giving up

19. “It is strange how often a heart must be broken before the years can make it wise.” – Sara Teasdale

20. “Sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.” – Marilyn Monroe

Motivational Quotes To Keep You Working Towards Your Goals

21. “Push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.” – Unknown


22. “You just never give up. You do a task to the best of your abilities and beyond.” – Debbie Reynolds

23. “Never give up on the fight until you win the belt.” ― Israelmore Ayivor

24. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”–Thomas Edison

25. “Your victory is right around the corner. Never give up.” – Nicki Minaj