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50+ Life Coaching Quotes For Your Inspiration

Last updated on February 20, 2024

When life throws us curve balls and we find ourselves grappling with personal or career challenges, there’s something magical about stumbling upon a quote that resonates deep within us. In just a few words, it has the power to rekindle our determination and bring our focus back into sharp clarity.

Even though life coaches are driven by a passion for their profession, in the midst of guiding others toward their greatness, even the most extraordinary of life coaches can find themselves facing moments of self-doubt. Whether you yourself need inspiration or you’re searching for motivating quotes for your clients, you’re in the right place. We’ll delve into the transformative power of words by sharing some of the most inspiring life coaching quotes. 

Personal Development Life Coaching Quotes

Too often, we fall into an all-or-nothing cycle with our habits. The problem is not slipping up; the problem is thinking that if you can’t do something perfectly, then you shouldn’t do it at all. 

James Clear

Your outer journey may contain a million steps; your inner journey only has one: the step you are taking right now.

Eckhart Tolle

Courage doesn’t happen when you have all the answers. It happens when you are ready to face the questions you have been avoiding your whole life.

Shannon L. Alder

One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.

Sigmund Freud

Identify your problems, but give your power and energy to solutions.

Tony Robbins

Treat yourself like someone you are responsible for helping.

Jordan Peterson

Rather than being your thoughts and emotions, be the awareness behind them.

Eckhart Tolle

The quality of your life is 100% the quality of your thoughts.

Brooke Castillo

Perfectionism is a lost cause. Focus your energy on being the best you can be.

Domonique Bertolucci

A bird sitting on a tree is never afraid of the branch breaking, because its trust is not in the branch, but in its own wings. Always believe in yourself.

Charlie Wardle

Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Transformation Life Coaching Quotes

Your transformation can only be as big, magical, and mind-blowing as your willingness to let go of who you are right now.

Eyenie Schultz 

Step out of the history that is holding you back. Step into the new story you are willing to create.

Oprah Winfrey

Life is a moving, breathing thing. We have to be willing to constantly evolve. Perfection is constant transformation.

Nia Peeples

If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.

Fred DeVito

Strength comes from struggle. When you learn to see your struggles as opportunities to become stronger, better, wiser, then your thinking shifts from “I can’t do this” to “I must do this.”

Toni Sorensen
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We need to forget what we think we are so that we can really become what we are.

Paulo Coelho

You can’t teach anybody anything, only make them realize the answers are already inside them.

Galileo Galilei

If the only thing people learned was not to be afraid of their experience, that alone would change the world.

Sydney Banks

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.

Albert Einstein

As we let our light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence actually liberates others.

Marianne Williamson

Relationships Life Coaching Quotes

We are not held back by the love we didn’t receive in the past, but by the love we’re not extending in the present.

Marianne Williamson

We can improve our relationships with others by leaps and bounds if we become encouragers instead of critics.

Joyce Meyer

Your task is not to seek love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.


Successful long-term relationships are created through small words, small gestures, and small acts.

John Gottman

Remember: courage, unused, diminishes. Commitment, unexercised, wanes. Love, unshared, dissipates.

Tony Robbins

It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other, and to honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

Surround yourself with only people who are going to lift you higher.

Oprah Winfrey

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed.

Carl Gustav Jung

Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.

Maya Angelou

Spiritual Life Coaching Quotes

Believe in your heart that you’re meant to live a life full of passion, purpose, magic, and miracles.

Roy T. Bennett

When you connect to the silence within you, that is when you can make sense of the disturbance going on around you.

Stephen Richards

The inward journey is about finding your own fullness, something that no one else can take away.

Deepak Chopra

Everyone is on a spiritual path; most people just don’t know it. The spiritual journey is the unlearning of fear and the acceptance of love.

Marianne Williamson

The privilege of a lifetime is to become who you really are.

Carl Jung

Maturity is the ability to think, speak and act on your feelings within the bounds of dignity. The measure of your maturity is how spiritual you become in the midst of your frustrations.

Samuel Ullman

Awakening is not changing who you are, but discarding who you are not.

Deepak Chopra

It isn’t until you come to a spiritual understanding of who you are—not necessarily a religious feeling, but deep down, the spirit within—that you can begin to take control.

Oprah Winfrey

Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, man cannot live without a spiritual life.


There are hundreds of paths up the mountain, all leading to the same place, so it doesn’t matter which path you take. The only person wasting time is the one who runs around the mountain, telling everyone that his or her path is wrong.

Hindu proverb

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences. All events are blessings given to us to learn from.

Elizabeth Kübler-Ross

Business Life Coaching Quotes

I never lose. I either win or learn. – Nelson Mandela

Entrepreneurship is a personal growth engine disguised as a business pursuit.

James Clear

Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.

Maya Angelou

Most people think they lack motivation when they really lack clarity.

James Clear

It is fine to celebrate success, but it is more important to heed the lessons from failure.

Bill Gates
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The first and most important step toward success is the feeling that we can succeed.

Nelson Boswell

Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.

Karim Seddiki

If you are working on something that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.  

Steve Jobs

Habits are like financial capital—forming one today is an investment that will automatically give out returns for years to come.

Shawn Achor

It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience—someone with the courage to live his dreams.

Les Brown

Money Life Coaching Quotes

Do not save what is left after spending, but spend what is left after saving.

Warren Buffet

Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it’s about having a lot of options.

Chris Rock

An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

You either master money, or, on some level, money masters you.

Tony Robbins

Waste your money and you’re only out of money, but waste your time and you’ve lost a part of your life.

Michael Leboeuf

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

You can only become truly accomplished at something you love. Don’t make money your goal. Instead, pursue the things you love doing, and then do them so well that people can’t take their eyes off you.

Maya Angelou

Both poverty and riches are the offspring of thought.

Napoleon Hill

I’m a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.

Benjamin Franklin


Whether you’re facing a fleeting lack of vision or you’re questioning your capabilities, an uplifting and inspiring pick-me-up can be just what you need to reignite your passion. An inspirational quote can be the antidote to doubts and weariness. We hope that these inspiring quotes for life coaches can awaken the strength that lies within you and motivate your clients to attain a fulfilling life.

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