Daily Positive Quote, March 1st, 2021

Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen. Epictetus

Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or a fig. I answer you that there must be time. Let it first blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen.

~ Epictetus

Today’s Affirmation: I am patient with myself and others.

Journal Prompt: What have you been waiting for to receive or to achieve? How can you focus more on recognizing joy, while you are waiting?

>> More Journal Prompts: 33 Inspirational Journal Prompts



Daily Positive Quote, March 2nd, 2021

Do everything. One thing may turn out right. Humphrey Bogart

Do everything. One thing may turn out right.

– Humphrey Bogart

Today’s Affirmation: I give myself permission to embrace new experiences

Journal Prompt: What fears are holding me back from trying new experiences?

________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 3rd, 2021

Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong. Ella Fitzgerald

Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.

– Ella Fitzgerald

Today’s Affirmation: I give myself the permission to follow my dreams

Journal Prompt: What small action steps can you take this week, to pursue your dream?


______________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 4th, 2021

Freedom lies in bold action. Robert Frost

Freedom lies in bold action.  ~ Robert Frost

Today’s Affirmation: I am capable, bold, and worthy.

Journal Prompt: Make a list of all of the strengths that you have. Which one of these strengths can you utilize today to move toward your dream life?

__________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 5th, 2021

Observe always that everything is the result of change, and get used to thinking that there is nothing Nature loves so well as to change existing forms and make new ones like them. Marcus Aurelius

Observe always that everything is the result of change, and get used to thinking that there is nothing Nature loves so well as to change existing forms and make new ones like them.

~ Marcus Aurelius

Today’s Affirmation: I embrace change openly and freely

Journal Prompt: What positive change has occurred in my life lately? How have I grown from this change?


Recommended Reading: Being of Power: The 9 Practices to Ignite an Empowered Life


Daily Positive Quote, March 6th, 2021

There is nothing noble about being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self. Hindustani proverb

There is nothing noble about being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.

~ Hindustani proverb

Today’s Affirmation: My potential to succeed is limitless

Journal Prompt: Listen mindfully and with purpose today. In the evening right down what insights you have gained from truly listening to those around you.


Daily Positive Quote, March 7th, 2021

Intention and gratitude are two essential inseparable waves. They bless everything they touch. Lotus and the Lily Janet Conner

Intention and gratitude are two essential inseparable waves. They bless everything they touch.

~ Lotus and the Lily by Janet Conner

Today’s Affirmation: I am deeply grateful for who I am today, and who I am growing into being

Journal Prompt: Today, write a gratitude essay that does not cover the usual subjects or physical items. Topics to include today could be wisdom, knowledge, growth, peacefulness, kindness, experiences, lessons. Go deep, and go into detail.


_________________________________________________________________

 Daily Positive Quote, March 8th, 2021

What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly. -Richard Bach

What the caterpillar calls the end of the world, the master calls a butterfly.

– Richard Bach

Today’s Affirmation: I am willing to let go of that which no longer serves me.

Journal Prompt: What experiences in your life did you not want to let go of, but it ended up being a good thing that it ended?


Daily Positive Quote, March 9th, 2021

Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass. It's about learning how to dance in the rain. -Vivian Greene

Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass. It’s about learning how to dance in the rain.

-Vivian Greene

Today’s Affirmation: I create a safe and secure space for myself wherever I am.

Journal Prompt: What actions can you take today, that makes you feel safe and secure?


____________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 10th, 2021

We tend to forget that happiness doesn't come as a result of getting something we don't have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. - Friedrich Koenig

We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.

– Friedrich Koenig

Today’s Affirmation: I actively look for things and situations to feel positive about.

Journal Prompt: Make a list of things that you have accomplished over the last 7 days. These things do not have to be “big”, instead should include things like the work you have done, or the important conversations you have dealt with.

_________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 11th, 2021

Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting. -Unknown

Patience is not the ability to wait, but the ability to keep a good attitude while waiting.

~  Author Unknown

Today’s Affirmation: I am patient with myself and others

Today’s Journal Prompt: How can I learn to make peace with the period of waiting? What can I learn from, and while waiting?


_______________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 12th, 2021

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. -Ambrose Redmoon

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.

-Ambrose Redmoon

Today’s Affirmation: I am steady and focused on the path ahead.

Journal Prompt: What action can you take today, that is just a little bit outside of your comfort zone? It does not have to be something big, just something that pushes you a little bit further than your usual behavior and actions.

_____________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 13th, 2021

Mindfulness is rooted in the realization that when we ignore what we are seeing, touching, or eating, it is as if it does not exist. Mindful Eating Jan Chozen Bays

Mindfulness is rooted in the realization that when we ignore what we are seeing, touching, or eating, it is as if it does not exist.

Mindful Eating by Jan Chozen Bays

Today’s Affirmation: I realize and appreciate the beauty in the mundane

Journal Prompt: What mundane details in my life am I usually overlooking? Where and when can I pay more deliberate attention to them?

______________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 14th, 2021

As you bless others, let yourself be blessed. As you give yourself permission to succeed, you give others that same permission.The Book of Afformations®Noah St. John and John Assaraf

As you bless others, let yourself be blessed. As you give yourself permission to succeed, you give others that same permission.

~ From The Book of Afformations® by Noah St. John and John Assaraf

Today’s Affirmation: I am worthy of success.

Journal Prompt: Make a list of people who you want to bless today. Take a moment, and visualize them individually, and send them a loving thought, or a smile. How did that make you feel?

Related Article: Deepen Your Daily Gratitude Practice with Gratitude Essays

__________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 15th, 2021

When people do not want to see something, they get mad at the one who shows them. They kill the messenger. The Artist's Way Julia Cameron

When people do not want to see something, they get mad at the one who shows them. They kill the messenger.

~ The Artist’s Way
by Julia Cameron

Today’s Affirmation: I am secure in who I am.

Journal Prompt: What is your general response to criticism?


________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 16th, 2021

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. Oscar Wilde

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. – Oscar Wilde

Today’s Affirmation: I love and accept myself.

Journal Prompt: What parts of yourself are you hiding from others? Are you expressing yourself authentically in your daily life? Do you feel like you are able to do so?

______________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 17th, 2021

What I believe about myself and about my life becomes true for me. Louise Hay

What I believe about myself and about my life becomes true for me.

~ Louise Hay

Today’s Affirmation: I choose the labels I give myself with love and care

Journal Prompt: What labels are you giving yourself? Today, pay attention to any statement that you make that starts with the words “I am..”. Are they positive or overwhelmingly negative? How do you think about yourself, when you begin a thought with these two words? Become aware of the labels you have embraced – unconsciously, or deliberately.


______________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 18th, 2021

The questions that one asks oneself begin, at last, to illuminate the world and become one’s key to the experience of others. James Baldwin

The questions that one asks oneself begin, at last, to illuminate the world and become one’s key to the experience of others.

~ James Baldwin

Today’s Affirmation: I choose the questions I ask myself carefully

Journal Prompt: Pay attention today to what you are asking of yourself, others, and what questions that you have about the world around you. Are these questions that allow you to become better or stronger, or are these surface questions? Are you afraid to ask deep questions? If so, why?

_______________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 19th, 2021

Resistance is the first step to change. Louise Hay

Resistance is the first step to change. – Louise Hay

Today’s Affirmation: I embrace change with an open heart

Journal Prompt: What have you been resisting in your life, despite knowing that you need to work on that area or subject? Take some time to really ask yourself why you keep on holding on to the way it is, rather than making the necessary changes. Note any fear and doubts that come up, so that you can heal them, one by one.

_______________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quotes, March 20th, 2021

Love heals. . . . Love is the most powerful known stimulant to the immune system.

~ Bernie S. Siegel

Today’s Affirmation: I love and accept myself.

Journal Prompt: Do you practice self-compassion? When is the last time that you showed yourself the same kindness that you give others? How can you be more kind to yourself on a regular basis? How do you think you will show up to the world if you accept yourself just the way you are right now?

___________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 21st, 2020

Whatever games are played with us, we must play no games with ourselves, but deal in our privacy with the last honesty and truth. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whatever games are played with us, we must play no games with ourselves, but deal in our privacy with the last honesty and truth.

~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Today’s Affirmation: I am honest with myself.

Journal Prompts: What have you lied to yourself about recently? I am not talking about big lies necessarily, but the little ones, like the ones when you allow yourself to get away with something that is not up to your usual standard. What has kept you from upholding your personal standards? What are your personal standards, and values that you live by?

___________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 22nd, 2021

What you dislike in another take care to correct in yourself. Thomas Sprat

What you dislike in another take care to correct in yourself.

– Thomas Sprat

Today’s Affirmation: I hold myself accountable for my responses and reactions.

Journal Prompt: What traits and habits do you dislike in others? Why? What about these habits makes you uncomfortable? Can you improve those habits and behaviors in yourself?

______________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 23rd, 2021

The easiest thing in the world to be is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position. -Leo Buscaglia

The easiest thing in the world to be is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don’t let them put you in that position.

-Leo Buscaglia

Today’s Affirmation: I love and accept all of who I am.

Journal Prompt: How many aspects of your daily life are based on what other people want from you? Do you make time for things that you want out of life? Make a list of goals and dreams that you have just for yourself, and make a plan to include some of them into your experience within the next couple of weeks.


_______________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 24th, 2021

One must liberate oneself . . . from complexities, from taking one’s fate too much to heart, before being able to rejoice simply because one is alive and among the living. Czeslaw Milosz

One must liberate oneself . . . from complexities, from taking one’s fate too much to heart, before being able to rejoice simply because one is alive and among the living.

~ Czeslaw Milosz

Today’s Affirmation: I feel deep gratitude for my life

Journal Prompt: Have you ever considered how much stop happens for you, without you having to do anything about it? Make a list of blessings that you are surrounded by, that are automatic, or things that you may not think about on a regular basis, such as your heart’s ability to pump blood throughout your body, even while you are sleeping. There is a lot to be grateful for that we usually overlook, but not today!

Related Article: Deepen Your Daily Gratitude Practice with Gratitude Essays

__________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 25th, 2021

Whatever good I want to see brought into the world, I can help create it today. A Daily Book of Pagan Prayer Megan Day

Whatever good I want to see brought into the world, I can help create it today.

– A Daily Book of Pagan Prayer by Megan Day

Today’s Affirmation: I am kind and compassionate with myself and others

Journal Prompt: Do you know how one word, one gesture, one smile can make such a huge impact on someone else’s life, that it might even save theirs? Would you act differently toward others if you would truly internalize that truth? How can you be more compassionate, loving, and kind today, in every interaction that you have, no matter if it is a person or an animal?


Daily Positive Quote, March 26th, 2021

The past is just training; it doesn’t define you. The Motivation Myth Jeff Haden

The past is just training; it doesn’t define you.

from The Motivation Myth
Jeff Haden

Today’s Affirmation: I let go of the failures of my past

Journal Prompt: What past hurts and upsets are you holding on to, to this day? Does this serve you? If not, is there a way you can forgive yourself and those involved? Can you at least acknowledge that you may be ready to forgive them at some point later on?

__________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 27th, 2021

Establishing faith in your most limitless capabilities requires a conscious, deliberate decision to do so. The Miracle Equation Hal Elrod

Establishing faith in your most limitless capabilities requires a conscious, deliberate decision to do so.

~  from The Miracle Equation
by Hal Elrod

Today’s Affirmation: I believe in my powers to co-create my reality

Journal Prompt: Do you trust in the laws of the Universe? Are you aware of your power of co-creation? Do you actively pursue your ability to attract the life of your dreams, or are you allowing things to just happen to you? What if you truly were that powerful? What would change?



Daily Positive Quote, March 28th, 2021

We need to learn to speak to God intimately, directly, and often. We can no longer pray to God; we must pray with God. And we must pray with and for each other. Intimate Conversations With the Divine Caroline Myss

We need to learn to speak to God intimately, directly, and often. We can no longer pray to God; we must pray with God. And we must pray with and for each other.

from Intimate Conversations With the Divine
by Caroline Myss

Today’s Affirmation: I am allowing space for the Universe to guide me

Journal Prompt: Do you make room for silence in your life? Make a list of ways that you can make space in your schedule to just be still, and listen to what the Universe has to tell you.

_______________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 29th, 2021

Gratitude for the journey—the whole journey—changes everything. Writing Down Your Soul Janet Conner

Gratitude for the journey—the whole journey—changes everything.

from Writing Down Your Soul
Janet Conner

Today’s Affirmation: I am grateful for every aspect of my life

Journal Prompt: What aspects of your life do you usually overlook when you are making your gratitude list? Do you thank the Universe for unanswered prayers, for the stumbling blocks that made you stronger, or the people that taught you something, even if you did not like the lesson?

________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 30th, 2021

If you have a vision that you are unwilling to abandon in the face of discomfort, you will become what you are capable of becoming. - The 12 Week Year Field Guide Brian P. Moran and Michael Lennington

If you have a vision that you are unwilling to abandon in the face of discomfort, you will become what you are capable of becoming.

from The 12 Week Year Field Guide
by Brian P. Moran and Michael Lennington

Today’s Focus: I am focused and steady with my actions

Journal Prompt: Are you easily distracted from your goals? Why is that? Is there a payoff from allowing yourself to be distracted? Does your goal have a strong enough reason for you to stick with it, no matter what?

_________________________________________________________________________________________

Daily Positive Quote, March 31st, 2021

Real results come from real experiences in the real world. How to Write a Nonfiction eBook in 21 Days - That Readers LOVE! Steve Scott

Real results come from real experiences in the real world.

From How to Write a Nonfiction eBook in 21 Days – That Readers LOVE!
by Steve Scott

Today’s Affirmation: I take action to gain experience

Journal Prompt: Are you afraid of making mistakes? Does that keep you from taking action? Which actions have you been putting off, because you are afraid that you may fail? What would happen if you would fail? Could you learn from that potential failure, and therefore grow?

15 Comments

  1. These are wonderful quotes! I think so many of us can use a big dose of motivation from time to time.

  2. Daily positive inspiration is so important. I love that you provided a daily post to help keep folks inspired.

  3. Love this list of quotations you have included for March. I think my favorite here might be the one from Ella Fitzgerald: “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there’s love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” I think that is a timeless truth we can all related to.

  4. Brilliant quotes. I’ve saved this link. Especially this one I liked most of all “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do”. Thanks for sharing this positive post 🙂

  5. These are so inspirational and motivating! Thanks for doing this and reminding and motivating everyone by showing these quotes!

  6. These quotes and affirmations are so inspirational, thank you for sharing!

  7. Love this! Some great words of wisdom to keep in mind.

  8. Wow, these are fantastic. Thank you for sharing! The graphics are very fitting as well.

  9. I love reading inspirational quotes. It always puts a smile on my face.

  10. What a great list of motivational quotes! These are all so inspiring and motivating. Thank you!

  11. Those are all wonderful selection of motivational quotes to keep in mind. I like the one by Ambrose Redmoon which is “Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear.”

  12. It’s such a positive feel that I get after reading these affirmations. One gets motivated to be better and influence life in a positive way.

  13. Indeed such a great post to read. My favorite is this quote: “There is nothing noble about being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.” A great quote to ponder on.

  14. Such great motivational quotes! I specially like the one about freedom! Truly you can never be free unless you take bold actions.

  15. Wow a plethora of quotes! I love all of these affirming words!

Leave a Reply

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