15 Extraordinary Quotes for Finding Your Passion

May 12, 2014 Renee Masur
Two people inside eternally blue sky -15 Extraordinary Quotes for Finding Your Passion in Life

“People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.” —Thomas Szasz

“Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe, shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish.”—John Jakes

“Your work is to discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.” — Buddha

“You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one.” — James A. Froude

“There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that’s your own self.” — Aldous Huxley

“Above all, be true to yourself, and if you cannot put your heart in it, take yourself out of it.” — Unknown

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” —George Eliot

“Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” —Theodore Roosevelt

“What’s money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.” —Bob Dylan

“Chase down your passion like it’s the last bus of the night.” —Terri Guillemets

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” — Howard Thurman

“The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else…The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!”—Earl Nightingale

“When you’re following your energy and doing what you want all the time, the distinction between work and play dissolves.”—Shakti Gawain

“Nobody cares if you can’t dance well. Just get up and dance. Great dancers are great because of their passion.”—Martha Graham

“Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you’ve got to say, and say it hot.”—D.H. Lawrence

Sokanu’s mission is to help every person find a meaningful career they love. What quote totally inspires you? 

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