Inspire and Encourage You
These dream big quotes will provide you with the motivation you need to pursue all that awaits you.
Get ready to explore the dreams that you have hidden in your heart.
Do you ever have the feeling that you have greatness hidden away within you?
Do you feel like you have great potential that you might not be using just yet?
Big dreams can feel a little scary, but they’re also what makes so many great things possible.
If you’re not willing to allow yourself to dream big, then you’re not going to set big goals for yourself that help you achieve greatness.
Your first step is to simply allow yourself to dream.
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Dream big quotes about life1. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
2. “I need to live up to my potential, wherever that may be, in all aspects of my life. My head gets in the way, and I need to look at the big picture- that this is the best, and I am living my dream.” – Chris Cole
3. “Do something today that your future self will thank you for.” – Sean Patrick Flanery
4. “Everyone’s dream can come true if you just stick to it and work hard.” – Serena Williams
5. “All your dreams are within reach, no matter how big or crazy they might seem.” – Jeannette Maw
6. “Through hard work, perseverance and a faith in God, you can live your dreams.” – Ben Carson
7. “Big dreams drive us to do things we’d never do for lesser dreams — in many ways they almost pull us through the obstacles we’re likely to have on the way to reaching them.” – Vic Johnson, Goal Setting Obstacles
8. “No matter where you’re from, your dreams are valid.” – Lupita Nyong’o
9. “Work hard, dream big, and surround yourself with good people.” – Norman Vaughan
10. “Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Don’t bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.” – William Faulkner
Inspirational dream big quotes11. “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney
12. “Start with a dream. Maybe a dream that is personal and small, but worth doing. Then dream a bigger dream. Keep dreaming until your dreams seem impossible to achieve. Then you’ll know you’re on the right track. Then you’ll know you’re ready to conjure up a dream big enough to define your future and perhaps your generation’s future.” – Vance Coffman
13. “If your dream is a big dream, and if you want your life to work on the high level that you say you do, there’s no way around doing the work it takes to get you there.” – Joyce Chapman
15. “We will only grow as big as we dream, that’s why we must dream big.” – Gabrielle Williams
16. “Dare to dream big. Never fear to fail. Take actions with love.” – Debasish Mrida
17. “Dreams come in a size too big so that we may grow into them.” – Josie Bisse
18. “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.” – Henry David Thoreau
19. “You must dream big and dream often. take risks and see what happens.” – Debasish Mrida
20. “The bigger the dream, the better the story.” – Richelle E. Goodrich
21. “Don’t give up on your dreams, or your dreams will give up on you.” – John WoodenDream big quotes about overcoming obstacles
22. “You have to dream big and go for it. Surround yourself with people who believe in you and ignore those who try to bring you down. Never give up, no matter what- overcoming obstacles makes you stronger!” – Shannon MacMillian
23. “The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.” – Molière
24. “Because some people see a wall, and assume that’s the end of their journey. Others see it and decide it’s just the beginning.” – Angeline Trevena
25. “It’s part of life to have obstacles. It’s about overcoming obstacles; that’s the key to happiness.” – Herbie Hancock
26. “Strength doesn’t come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn’t.” – Rikkie Rogers
27. “Obstacles are designed to make you stronger, only the weak avoid them.” – Anonymous
28. “Obstacles are like wild animals. they are cowards but they will bluff you if they can. If they see you are afraid of them, they are liable to spring upon you; but if you look them squarely in the eye, they will sink out of sight.” – Orison Swett Marden
29. “In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.” – Albert Einstein
30. “Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” – Michael Jordan
Dream big quotes about success31. “Success occurs when your dreams are bigger than your excuses.” – Norman Vaughan
32. To build a successful business, you must start small and dream big.” – Aliko Dangote
33. “Dream big and dare to fail.” – Norman Vaughan
34. “Failure is not the opposite of success; it’s part of success.” – Arianna Huffington
35. “Success is how high you bounce when you hit the bottom.” – George S. Patton
36. “Your positive action combined with thinking results in success.” – Shiv Khera
37. “In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.” – Unknown
More dream big quotes38. “If you dream big, believe big, and pray big. Do you know what will happen? Big Things!!” – Mark Dudley
39. “I had a big dream. A big goal. A major goal, but no idea how to achieve it. So I started to study.” – Jacob Reimer
40. “Don’t put limits on yourself. Not every dream will come true, and not every dream is from God. But when your dreams connect with God’s plans, you’ll find open doors that you never thought you’d see.” – Max Lucado
41. “If you are serious about your dream, surround yourself with people who love you well.” – Bob Goff
42. “Don’t downgrade your dream just to fit your reality. Upgrade your conviction to match your destiny.” – Stuart Scott
43. “Dream big dreams, commit to your true passion, and you will learn to fly.” – Vadim Kotelnikov
44. “Dream big, because dreams do happen.” – Alex Morgan
45. “No matter how small you start, always dream big.” – Stephen Richards
46. “You have a right to dream big, illogical, irrational and unreasonable dreams.” – Duncan Muguku
47. “Little girls with big dreams become women with vision.” – Duncan Muguku
48. “Dare to dream big dreams. For those are the dreams that have the power to push your whole world forward.” – Ralph Martson
49. “It takes energy to think small as it does to think big. So dream big and think bigger.” – Daymond John
50. “Think big, dream big, believe big, and the results will be big!” – Ikrama Akhtar
Dream big quotes to help launch you to greatness51. “A bucket list is an invitation to dream bigger.” — Annette White
52. “Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” — Harriet Tubman
53. “Ask yourself, ‘How long am I going to work to make my dreams come true?’ I suggest you answer, ‘As long as it takes.’” — Jim Rohn
54. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson
55. “Don’t do what they expect, do what you dream.” — Annette White
56. “Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so shall you become.” — John Ruskin
57. “Dreams grow if you grow.” — Zig Ziglar
58. “Even if you can’t just snap your fingers and make a dream come true, you can travel in the direction of your dream, every single day and you can shorten the distance between the two of you.” — Douglas Pagels
59. “I have had dreams, and I’ve had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.” — Jonas Salk
60. “I tell people I’m too stupid to know what’s impossible. I have ridiculously large dreams, and half the time they come true.” — Debi Thomas
Dream big quotes to inspire you to chase your goals61. “You see things and say ‘why?’ But I dream things that never were and I say ‘why not?’— George Bernard Shaw
62. “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” — C. S. Lewis
63. “What you have done is nothing compared to what you can do.” — Grant Cardone
64. “This one step: choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.” — Scott Reed
65. “The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do.” — Sarah Ban Breathnach
66. “The question isn’t who is going to let me, it’s who is going to stop me.” — Ayn Rand
67. “The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” — Oprah Winfrey
68. “Stop being afraid of what could go wrong, and start getting excited about what could go right.” — Tony Robbins
69. “So many of our dreams at first seem impossible, then they seem improbable, and then, when we summon the will, they soon become inevitable.” — Christopher Reeve
70. “Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than the one with all the facts.” — H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Dream Big Quotes To Keep You Motivated71. “Everyone has a dream, so why not dream big… it just might happen!” ― Patrick Witz
72. “Make a contribution; that’s one way to dare to dream big. Make a promise and then take action to fulfill your promise; that’s what your life is about.” ― Marcia Wieder
73. “Nurture your Dream everyday. A strong dream will empower you to take bold decisions and allow you to follow your heart.” ― Manoj Arora
74. “Put the past to rest; look forward; dream big dreams; go for the gold.” ― Jean Lush
75. “Dream big dreams; only big dreams have the power to move men’s souls.” ― Marcus Aurelius
76. “I want to become as big as my dreams are.” ― Shivangi lavaniya
77. “Dream bigger than you think anyone else will let you. Nobody’s in charge of your thoughts, just go for it.” ― Strange Flow
78. “Have a Vision: Dream and dream big, create a vision bored of the things you want and the goals you have.” ― Raymona Brown
79. “It’s okay to DREAM and dream BIG.” ― Abhishek Kumar
80. “Make sure that you dream big so that whatever you accomplish in your life can be meaningful.” ― Michael Henson
Which of these dream big quotes resonated with you best?Do you feel ready to set out and conquer the world now?
These inspirational dream big quotes have a way of doing that.
Encouraging words from others who have allowed themselves to dream big and pursue their goals is incredibly motivating.
Spend time today dreaming of the big plans that you have for your future.
Don’t put limitations on yourself based on your past or present situation.
Free your mind to dream of what could be and then create a plan to set out and make that happen!
If you need motivation along the way, continue to read over these quotes or any other motivational quotes.
You can make your dreams a reality with hard work and determination.
So, which of these dream big quotes and sayings resonated with you best?