30 Quotes to Stop Procrastinating NOW!

“You can’t be that kid standing at the top of the water slide, overthinking it. You’ve got to go down the chute.”
– Tina Fey

“If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t; you’ll find an excuse.”
– Jim Rohn

“Are you doing what you’re doing today because it works; or because it’s what you were doing yesterday?”
– Dr. Phil McGraw

“Our life expands or contracts in proportion to our courage.”
– Anais Nin

“Let us always be open to the miracle of a second chance.”
– Rev. David Steir

“I have heard every excuse in the book, except a good one.”
– Bob Greene

“Are you putting aside what you want most for what you want now?”
– Zig Ziglar

“It is only possible to live happily ever after on a day-to-day basis.”
– M. W. Bonano

“The trouble is, you think you have time.”
– Buddha

“Everything you want is on the other side of fear.”
– Jack Canfield

“Once you’ve done the mental work, there comes a point you have to throw yourself into action and put your heart on the line.”
– Phil Jackson

“Perhaps we never really appreciate anything until it is challenged.”
– Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“When we neglect what matters most to us, then that becomes the matter with us.”
-Paula Reeves

“The scariest moment is always right before you start.”
– Stephen King

“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change we seek.”
– Barack Obama

“Some people get stuck because they keep telling themselves stories about how stuck they are.”
– Anonymous

“You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.”
– C.S. Lewis

“We are what we settle for.”
– Janis Joplin

“I shall tell you a great secret, my friend. Do not wait for the last judgment. It takes place every day.”
– Albert Camus

“It gets late early out there.”
– Yogi Berra

“Don’t tell it like it is, tell it like you want it to be.”
– Esther Hicks

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?”
– Mary Oliver

“I didn’t change. I just woke up.”
– Pinterest post (I wrote about this here.)

“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.”
– Pablo Picasso (Also attributed to David Viscott)

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”
– Carl Sagan

“My parents always told me I wouldn’t amount to anything because I procrastinated so much. I told them, ‘Just you wait.’”
– Judy Tenuta

“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.”
– Nelson Mandela

“People can’t jump on your bandwagon if it’s parked in the garage.”
– Sam Horn

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