Lewis Howes Quotes

Lewis Howes Advice

Lewis Howes quotes: here are my favorite quotes from School of Greatness founder, Lewis Howes.

“If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the years, it’s that life won’t give you what you want… unless you go out and get it.”

“The happiest people don’t have the best of everything.  They just make the most of everything they have.”

“Eliminate what doesn’t help you evolve into the best human you can be.”

“The seven keys to a successful life are: (1) follow your dreams; (2) grow your mind; (3) share your talents; (4) find friends that inspire you; (5) take care of your body; (6) live in gratitude; (7) be of service to others.”

“Don’t chase people.  Be an example.  Attract them.  Work hard and be yourself.  The people who belong in your life will come find you and stay.  Just do your thing.”

“Vision without action is a dream.  Action without vision is a nightmare.”

“Give more than you receive and you will get more than you ever dreamed.”

“Trust the process.  It may not make sense right now, but it always makes sense in the end.”

“Be good to people for no reason.”

“Don’t be afraid of losing people.  Be afraid of losing yourself by trying to please everyone around you.”

“Making money is fun, but making an impact is meaningful.”

“Dream like a child.  Laugh until it hurts.  Play to lose track of time.  Love like it’s your last day.  Support others along the way.”

“You can’t have a positive life with a negative mindset.”

“Your mind must arrive at your destination before your life does.”

“Stop doubting yourself and start stepping into your greatness.”

“Beautiful things happen when you distance yourself from negativity.”

“Be the one who nurtures and builds.  Be the one who has an understanding and a forgiving heart.”

“If you want a safe life without anyone attacking you or trying to bring you down: do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.”

“The minute you choose to do what you really want to do, you start living a different kind of life.”

“Listen to your mind for a moment.  It’s smart, but may lead you astray.  Listen to your heart for a lifetime.  It may hurt but will always lead you in the right way.”

“Trade your ego for impact and you’ll be amazed how the world changes around you.”

“You don’t need to be perfect to inspire others.  Let people get inspired by how you deal with your imperfections.”

“It takes zero dollars to be a decent human being.”

“Stop overthinking – you’re only creating problems that aren’t there.”

“Believing in yourself is nice, but forgiving yourself is nicer.”

“Perfect doesn’t matter.  Just be you.  Dream your dreams, like what you like, and stick to your gut feelings.  Be 100% truly, deeply, strangely, passionately you.  Because you are enough.”

“There is absolutely nothing you can’t get through.  Life is simply testing your commitment.”

“Greatness is the result of visionaries who persevere, focus, believe, and prepare.  It is a habit, not a birthright.”

“Just because the past didn’t turn out like you wanted it to, doesn’t mean your future can’t be better than you ever imagined.”

“Excuses will always be there for you; opportunity won’t.”

“The world makes room for passionate people.”

“You don’t decide your future.  You decide your habits and your habits decide your future.”

“The only way to succeed is through the journey of a million failures.”

“Either they like you or they don’t.  Never try to convince somebody of your worth.  If a person doesn’t appreciate you, they don’t deserve you.  Respect yourself and be with people who truly value you.”

“Do not let fear rob you of your purpose.”

“I want food, cuddles, attention, and exercise.  I’m basically a puppy.”

“If you don’t go for your dreams, what is your life about?”

“The easiest way to live a short, unimportant life is to consume the world around you rather than contribute to it.”

“Grind while they sleep.  Learn while they party.  Live like they dream.”

“No one has ever broken your heart; they’ve broken your expectations.”

“Happiness isn’t about getting what you want all the time.  It’s about loving what you have and being grateful for it.”

“You become what you envision yourself being.”

“We only have one rule.  You can’t stop.  You can go as slow as you need to go, but you cannot stop.  You can never drop out.”

“The greatest gift you can give yourself is education and growth.”

“People don’t care about how much you know until they know how much you care.”

“Your mind will always believe everything you tell it.  Feed it faith.  Feed it truth.  Feed it with love.”

“Eight things to give up: (1) doubting yourself; (2) negative thinking; (3) fear of failure; (4) criticizing others; (5) negative self-talk; (6) procrastination; (7) fear of success; (8) people pleasing.”

“You get out of life what you put into it.  If you want big results, commit to massive action.”

“Don’t allow the fear of looking bad hold you back from doing something great.”

“Magical things start to happen when you remove negative people from your life.”

“Happiness is the highest level of success.”

“Focus on things that make you feel blessed, not on the things that make you feel stressed.”

“We are the authors of our lives.  We get to write the story we want others to read.”

“Trophies and rings and fat bank accounts have a surprisingly short shelf life when it comes to greatness.  Research has shown that the happiest people are those who spend their time giving back, helping others, and participating actively in their communities.  How will you contribute and help others?”

“Be patient.  Everything is coming together for you.  Trust the process of your life.”

“Don’t let negative conversations keep you from having a positive mind.”

“The mind is the strongest muscle in your body.  If you aren’t growing it, you’re losing your power.”

“Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.”

“When you focus on problems, you’ll have more problems.  When you focus on possibilities, you’ll have more opportunities.”

There you have it.  Lots of awesome advice from Lewis Howes.

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