Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
Career Advice,  Quotes

60 Life Changing Quotes I Learned From My Mom

They say "Life doesn’t come with a manual; it comes with a Mom."

This couldn’t be truer.

I have learned so much about life and a huge part of it is through my Mom. So for this post, I’m rounding up 60 quotes that I learned from her and sharing it with you.

These motivational quotes speak about all the glorious learning. These collection of quotes talk about leadershipsuccessnot giving up and how to be the best version of yourself.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

These life-lessons can be used as inspiration for work and motivation to get you through your career.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

1

Change starts with you and you have to own it. As a leader, be an advocate of change. Be the one to make the change and it will happen soon. 

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

2

If you want to show you are interested in a position or want to learn something new, then make the effort. Oftentimes, opportunities are opened to people who show interest even if there was no opportunity at first. So make the effort, it shows that you’re putting energy into it and will show your interest.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

3

Your thoughts are powerful drivers of your success. Dream big and you will become it. Keep believing.  

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

4

Forgiveness is not about the other person who wronged. It’s about the person who got offended. At work, there are people who will offend you and it’s best that while they do not ask for an apology, you give it anyway. This will do more for you than you can imagine.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

5

Letting things be is not a sign of weakness. It is a sign of wisdom. Let go and let God.

Grab my 50 Team Engagement Activities Guide that will Transform your Team TODAY!

This PDF guide includes tried-and-tested team engagement activities that has proven to lower attrition and drastically improve Employee Retention.* 

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

6

Great things never come easy. Put in the work, effort and passion. It will be bittersweet in the end.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

7

Keep it going and never give up. Stay the course.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

8

The journey of being a good leader is never easy. It will be filled with long hours, learning, victories and losses. In the course of it all, stay strong. Your grit will keep you going.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

9

Work hard and strive to be the best you can be. Set a high bar for yourself and move it up every now and then. This will drive you to the top and make you proud

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

10

Strive to have a life of purpose. This will help clear the path for the journey.

30 Leadership Quotes
Instant Download

No need to browse through pages and pages of blogs to gather Leadership Quotes for your team. 

Spend your time with your team and less browsing the net.

We have curated the best ones you can use to motivate your team today!


Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

11

Doing good to others will reinforce your leadership and sense of fulfillment. As you go through this journey, remember to be good to yourself too. Take care of yourself and this will help you lead your team much better.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

12

Your thoughts drive you. Learn to let go of any thought that will make you feel or think the worst. Nurture positive thoughts and it will do wonders with your well-being

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

13

If you don’t, no one else will. Believe that the universe is on your side.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

14

There is always a choice. When in doubt, choose kindness. It wins all the time.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

15

Saying No is a life skill. It is a conscious decision and sometimes do not need an explanation. Learn to resist the urge to explain yourself and feel good about it too.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

16

Good leadership inspires people to dream big. It fosters cooperation to achieve a common goal. Strive to inspire people through simple genuine actions.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

17

Wisdom is when you can zero out the information and ignore all the noise. Learn to focus on the real message. This is true wisdom.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

18

At work, building a team and a good relationship with your boss or colleague require both ends to make an effort. This makes the connection stronger and parties are invested to make the bridge successful. Make the effort.

SOLVE YOUR TEAM'S
ENGAGEMENT ISSUES TODAY!

Team Engagement Champion
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

USE COUPON LAUNCH10 AND GET $10 OFF AT CHECKOUT 

Losing sleep over your team?


Spending way more time at work than with your loved ones because of problems with your team? 


Wondering how you can KEEP them motivated so they work harder?


Build a Reliable Team Engagement Program that actually works.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

19

Don’t give up just yet if you haven’t found what you’re looking for yet. Oftentimes, you’ll have to try harder and just keep looking.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

20

Staying positive is a choice. Choose to be positive. Keep you head down and hustle.

Check out  these 
50 Team Engagement Activities Guide
that will Transform your Team Today!

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

21

There is beauty in simplicity. Take out the drama and complication in your life and at work.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

22

Never give up. It makes you stronger. Try not because you want to be perfect. Try because it’s part of your discipline.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

23

All dreams require hard work. If you dream of having that corner office, due your diligence. Be disciplined. Show up.

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

FREE LEADERSHIP TRAINING 

Enroll in the 5 Day Leadership Training Boot Camp Email Training.

Over 200 Students enrolled in 2019!

Take your career to the next level. Invest in yourself TODAY!

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

24

In times where you feel weak and vulnerable, know that there is a purpose and that God is steering you towards a better direction. Keep the faith.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

25

The right mindset can make all the difference. Always have an attitude of winning and learning.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

26

Whatever you do, keep on keeping on. Keep your head down and hustle.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

27

When emotions get the better of you, you are not able to think logically. Learn to control your emotions. This will make you look at things objectively.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

28

Traveling is a great way to keep you focused with your life and at work. It gives meaning to perspective and allows you to broaden your mind. Travel every now and then. It’s good for your well-being.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

29

Communication is a two way street. And while words mean a lot. Listening means a lot more. Be the person that listens more than talks.

30 Spring Desktop Wallpaper
DOWNLOAD NOW!

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

Keep being inspired and loop motivational quotes in your Desktop Wallpaper
Get 30 Spring Themed Wallpaper you can download today!

ON SALE TODAY!

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

30

This is one of my favorite learning tidbit from my Mom. She said if you don’t try then you will never know. And this has been in my mind as I went through life and my career. This is also something that I teach my son every day.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

31

No matter what it is that you do, fall in love with it and keep loving it. Your passion for it will keep you from quitting and will pull you through on dark times.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

32

Always go for where you can contribute. Where you can thrive. There is joy in fulfillment

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

33

Going for your dreams allow you to be better as an individual and as a professional. Going after people will never give you the satisfaction.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

34

Expectation is the root of all disappointment. Hoping for the best is not being naïve. It’s being positive without having to be fully invested.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

35

Negativity clouds your mind and is a burden. Learn to walk away from this and see how you can transform your life instantly.

Team Engagement Facts:

"Companies with engaged employees see 233% greater customer loyalty and a 26% greater annual increase in revenue" - Aberdeen


Team Engagement is a MUST to survive in the workplace. 

LEARN HOW TO DO BUILD A

SUSTAINABLE TEAM ENGAGEMENT PROGRAM

TODAY

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

36

This quote sums up all the things I’ve learned from my Mom. Most importantly, the last part. If you always have fear of being rejected, then you will never ask for what you want. Ask away. Be brave. The answer will always be No for the ones who are not brave enough to ask

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

37

Don’t be afraid to show your intelligence. It riles up your critics and your advocates will be supportive.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

38

Sometimes the most difficult part of our lives makes us grow so much faster. Learn from these experiences. It doesn’t matter how long it takes, you will be mature on every difficult experience in your life.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

39

As you meet people in your life, know that everyone puts up a layer of mask. Some have thick ones and while you think that people change, there are some who just starts to peel off think ones. In all situations, be true to your values. Don’t be fazed by the change. Be steadfast.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

40

Having a mindset that takes on challenge anytime will get you far in life. There are so many people who will always say “I’m not ready”. Sometimes, you just have to take a leap of faith.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

41

Be fearless. Your future depends on what you do today. Be disciplined and mindful. This will help you build a great future.

Grab this 50 Team Engagement Activities Guide that will Transform your Team TODAY!

This PDF guide includes tried-and-tested team engagement activities that has proven to lower attrition and drastically improve Employee Retention.* 

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

42

Nothing beats getting into the weeds and actually doing it. There is no better way to do anything until you try and do it.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

43

Pray that God gives you the strength to be endure a difficult life. Nothing is really handed off to anyone, keep the faith and pray for strength.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

44

There is no better time but to do it now. Putting it off for later sometimes never happens. Start today. Don’t hesitate. Don’t procrastinate.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

45

Always remember that you are capable. You are enough. Go and conquer the world.

30 Leadership Quotes
Instant Download

No need to browse through pages and pages of blogs to gather Leadership Quotes for your team. 

Spend your time with your team and less 

We have curated the best ones you can use to motivate your team today!


Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

46

Keep you head up at all times. Strength builds up as you keep going on. 

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

47

Sometimes it seems it’s easier to give up than stay the course. Know that the diligence will get you closer to your goal. Every step you take is an experience that you build on that will help you with achieving your dreams.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

48

Don’t be afraid to take a risk. You’ll never know how it will turn out. If it turns out bad, then you learn from it. If it turns out great, then you learn from it too. Take a side. Take a stand. It’s better than wondering about “what ifs”.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

49

Your professional life is a marathon. You may not get promoted or get that project immediately. But one day, you’ll have your time.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

50

Don’t discount the progress that you make. In the end, it’s those little moments that get you the big results. Don’t stop. Keep going.

Grab my 50 Team Engagement Activities Guide that will Transform your Team TODAY!

This PDF guide includes tried-and-tested team engagement activities that has proven to lower attrition and drastically improve Employee Retention.* 

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

51

Be comfortable in silence. Don’t yap and make noise. There is wisdom in silence

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

52

The plan and the goal are 2 things. Change plans as you see fit. But never ever change the goal. The journey may be long and arduous. But stay the course. Keep your eye on the prize at all times

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

53

Sometimes the journey is painful and hurtful. Know that these are battle scars that should fuel you to the goal. Get your reward. Don’t quit.  

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

54

Worrying is never a good thing. Don’t allow yourself to worry. It will rob you of being in the moment and takes you to places you don’t want to be.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

55

Travel is a great way to reset, recharge and re-acclimate yourself. Plan at least a couple of times a year to travel. It will work wonders.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

56

Travel is a great way to reset, recharge and re-acclimate yourself. Plan at least a couple of times a year to travel. It will work wonders.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

57

Keep your plans close to your chest as you work your damn hardest to get results. The results will speak for itself and people won’t have the chance to scrutinize your journey

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

58

Let go of your fears. Leave your baggage in the door. You’ll be amazed how far you can you go.

SOLVE YOUR TEAM'S
ENGAGEMENT ISSUES TODAY!

Team Engagement Champion
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

USE COUPON LAUNCH10 AND GET $10 OFF AT CHECKOUT 

Losing sleep over your team?


Spending way more time at work than with your loved ones because of problems with your team? 


Wondering how you can KEEP them motivated so they work harder?


Build a Reliable Team Engagement Program that actually works.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

59

Stop dreaming. Start working. Living the life that you’ve always dreamed of means that you have to give the effort it needs to make it happen.

Leadership Quotes , Inspirational Quotes
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn

60

Beauty will fade away. Kindness and courage make your soul grow. Be this person.

  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • StumbleUpon
  • Gmail
  • LinkedIn
About Daisy Casio

Daisy is a Passionate Operations Leader with over 16 years of work experience in various leadership roles. She has run diverse teams in multiple locations and has built teams from the ground up. She is the Founder of ChampLeaders Blog dedicated to transforming leaders to Champions. She writes about leadership, management, productivity, career tips, team engagement and many more. 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

error: Content is protected. Please reach out to [email protected] for permission requests.

Get Inspired at Work Every Day and Boost your Productivity

Get this FREE Printable Decor Now

Thank You! Your Wall Decor will be sent shortly!

Grab the ChampLeaders Team Huddle Template

Stop the boring team huddles NOW!

This template will help you get organized and get the most of your team for the day!

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Pin It on Pinterest

Shares
Share This