Your new MANTRA: 31 inspirational quotes to help you achieve more

“I think I can, I think I can…”

The Little Engine That Could had it right, although perhaps he should have replaced “think” with “know”.

In many areas of life, a mantra or catchphrase can give you the motivation you need to push that little bit harder, stay the course for that little bit longer or push through the pain to the next level.

Choose your favourite saying from the list below. Better yet, print it off and put it up where you’ll see it each day and be inspired.

Motivational quotes for Martial Artists & Fitness Peeps (and anybody else who wants to be awesome)

  1. Don’t strive to be better than others. Strive to be better than you thought you could be
  2. A strong body is not made in comfort
  3. Everything is hard before it is easy
  4. Being positive won’t guarantee you’ll succeed but being negative will guarantee you won’t
  5. It’s just you against you
  6. Pain is weakness leaving the body
  7. Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest what you haven’t planted
  8. Sometimes it’s not about how good you are, but how bad you want it
  9. It’s pretty simple. You either do it or you don’t!
  10. Whether you think you can, or you cannot – you are correct!
  11. The best way to predict the future is to create it
  12. Excuses will always be there. Opportunities won’t
  13. You may see me struggle but you will never see me quit
  14. Fit is not a destination, it is a way of life
  15. Black belt is not just earned, it is maintained
  16. The only bad workout is the one that did not happen
  17. Mistakes are proof that you are trying
  18. Determination is doing what needs to be done, even when you don’t feel like doing it
  19. A year from now, you will wish you had started today
  20. When you feel like quitting, think about why you started
  21. Be stronger than your excuses
  22. Don’t wait. The time will never be just right
  23. No matter how slow you go, you’re still lapping everybody on the couch
  24. Don’t stop until you’re proud
  25. Get the f*** out of bed!
  26. Excuses don’t burn calories
  27. Stay dedicated, it’s not going to happen overnight
  28. Strive for progress, not perfection
  29. Your mind will quit 100 times before your body ever does
  30. A better me is coming
  31. Every expert was once a beginner

Phew! Did those make you want to get up and go for a fast run followed by a weight-training session? With a little motivation, you’ll be amazed at how much more you can achieve!

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