142+ Deep Quotes That Make You Think

Life is a beautiful journey and We all have experienced a lot of ups and downs. Famous deep quotes will not only inspire positive feelings, but also change the way you think about your own life and how you see the world.

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Deep Thoughts Quotes

You are only as free as you think you are and freedom will always be as real as you believe it to be. Robert M. Drake

When you have a dream, you’ve got to grab it and never let go. Carol Burnett

If I were a tree, I would have no reason to love a human. Maggie Stiefvater

The soul lives there in the silent breath. Rumi

There are only two great tragedies in life: one is not getting what you want and the other is getting it. Oscar Wilde

Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future. Oscar Wilde

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There is nothing impossible to they who will try. Alexander the Great

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking. Albert Einstein

The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot. Michael Altshuler

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. Soren Kierkegaard

Books say: She did this because. Life says: She did this. Books are where things are explained to you; life is where things aren’t. I’m not surprised some people prefer books. Julian Barnes

Life has got all those twists and turns. You’ve got to hold on tight and off you go. Nicole Kidman

Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it. Groucho Marx

Don’t save your best for when you think the material calls for it. Always bring your full potential to every take, and be on top of your job, or they will replace you. Gabrielle Union

Once someone’s hurt you, it’s harder to relax around them, harder to think of them as safe to love. But it doesn’t stop you from wanting them. Holly Black

Challenges are what make life interesting. Overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. Joshua Marine

Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you. Walt Whitman

Be a bush if you can’t be a tree. If you can’t be a highway, just be a trail. If you can’t be a sun, be a star. For it isn’t by size that you win or fail. Be the best of whatever you are. Martin Luther King Jr.

The splendid thing
about falling apart
is that
you can start over
as many times
as you like. Sanober Khan

Together we can face any challenges as deep as the ocean and as high as the sky. Sonia Gandhi

Be courageous. Challenge orthodoxy. Stand up for what you believe in. When you are in your rocking chair talking to your grandchildren many years from now, be sure you have a good story to tell. Amal Clooney

Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can. Arthur Ashe

Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one. Martin Heidegger

Nothing is impossible. The word itself says ‘I’m possible!’ Audrey Hepburn

A human being has so many skins inside, covering the depths of the heart. We know so many things, but we don’t know ourselves! Why, thirty or forty skins or hides, as thick and hard as an ox’s or bear’s, cover the soul. Go into your own ground and learn to know yourself there. Meister Eckhart

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You define your own life. Don’t let other people write your script. Oprah Winfrey

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. Omar Khayyam

You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. Malala Yousafzai

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. Maya Angelou

At the end of the day, whether or not those people are comfortable with how you’re living your life doesn’t matter. What matters is whether you’re comfortable with it. Dr. Phil

Short Deep Quotes

I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains. Anne Frank

Silence is an answer too.

Turning your back on the darkness didn’t mean the darkness would turn it’s back on you. Jennifer Donnelly

Stars can’t shine without darkness.

Spread love everywhere you go. Mother Teresa

Do not be lured by the need to be liked: better to be respected, even feared. Robert Greene

The eyes are useless when the mind is blind.

Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but of playing a poor hand well. Robert Louis Stevenson

The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you. Stephanie Perkins

You don’t always need a plan. Sometimes you just need to breathe, trust, let go and see what happens. Mandy Hale

You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus. Mark Twain

You can be everything. You can be the infinite amount of things that people are.

What matters in life is what you care about and what you will continue to make an effort toward caring about. Nok Ethemba Nkosi

What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you. Ralph Waldo Emerson

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. Winston Churchill

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Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. Anaïs Nin

I’m not going to continue knocking that old door that doesn’t open for me. I’m going to create my own door and walk through that. Ava DuVernay

If you are living out of a sense of obligation you are a slave. Dr. Wayne Dyer

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. Aristotle

Life is too deep for words, so don’t try to describe it, just live it. C. S. Lewis

Weaknesses are just strengths in the wrong environment. Marianne Cantwell

I want to be like water. I want to slip through fingers, but hold up a ship. Michelle Williams

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

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A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed. Henrik İbsen

Silence is the last thing the world will ever hear from me. Marlee Matlin

Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because regret is stronger than gratitude. Anne Frank

Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen that stillness becomes a radiance. Morgan Freeman

Could I have been anyone other than me? Dave Matthews

Deep Quotes On Life

Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is! Anne Frank

Nothing will work unless you do. Maya Angelou

For me, becoming isn’t about arriving somewhere or achieving a certain aim. I see it instead as forward motion, a means of evolving, a way to reach continuously toward a better self. The journey doesn’t end. Michelle Obama

We do not remember days, we remember moments. Cesare Pavese

If you make your internal life a priority, then everything else you need on the outside will be given to you and it will be extremely clear what the next step is. Gabrielle Bernstein

I want to be in the arena. I want to be brave with my life. And when we make the choice to dare greatly, we sign up to get our asses kicked. We can choose courage or we can choose comfort, but we can’t have both. Not at the same time. Brene Brown

You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger. Buddha

I care about decency and humanity and kindness. Kindness today is an act of rebellion. Pink

Take life one step at a time, look forward to your future, stop looking back and regretting the past, the past is the past because it does not last! Abhishek Tiwari

If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. Roald Dahl

Happiness is within. It has nothing to do with how much applause you get or how many people praise you. Happiness comes when you believe that you have done something truly meaningful. Martin Yan

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We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. Joseph Campbell

It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men. Frederick Douglass

Real change, enduring change, happens one step at a time. Ruth Bader Ginsburg

I find that a duck’s opinion of me is very much influenced over whether or not I have bread. Mitch Hedberg

Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around. Henry David Thoreau

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding. Kahlil Gibran

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. Albert Einstein

The longer I go about living, I see it’s the relationship that is most meaningful. William Shatner

Faith is love taking the form of aspiration. William Ellery Channing

Since loving is about knowing, we have more meaningful love relationships when we know each other and it takes time to know each other. Bell Hooks

If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one! Dolly Parton

Sometimes, when you least expect it, you’ll realize that someone loved you. And that means that someone can love you again! And that will make you smile. Homer Simpson

I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear. Rosa Parks

It is not so much our friends’ help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us. Epicurus

The moral of my story is the sun always comes out after the storm. Being optimistic and surrounding yourself with positive loving people is for me, living life on the sunny side of the street. Janice Dean

If I love myself I love you. If I love you I love myself. Rumi

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We generate fears while we sit. We overcome them by action. Dr. Henry Link

Love means to commit oneself without guarantee, to give oneself completely in the hope that our love will produce love in the loved person. Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love. Erich Fromm

Dreams don’t have to just be dreams. You can make it a reality; if you just keep pushing and keep trying, then eventually you’ll reach your goal. And if that takes a few years, then that’s great, but if it takes 10 or 20, then that’s part of the process. Naomi Osaka

Good friends help you to find important things when you have lost them your smile, your hope, and your courage. Doe Zantamata

When you’ve seen beyond yourself, then you may find peace of mind is waiting there. George Harrison

Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Just walk beside me and be my friend. Albert Camus

Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope. Martin Luther King, Jr.

The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart. Helen Keller

I’m realizing how much I’ve diminished my own power. I’m not doing that any more. Alicia Keys

You might want someone else to save you, or might want to save someone so badly. But no one else can save you, not really, not from yourself. Ava Dellaira

I believe that if you’ll just stand up and go, life will open up for you. Something just motivates you to keep moving. Tina Turner

It is better to have a meaningful life and make a difference than to merely have a long life. Bryant H. McGill

The simple act of listening to someone and making them feel as if they have truly been heard is a most treasured gift. L. A. Villafane

The fullness of life is only accessible in the present moment. Eckhart Tolle

Don’t be afraid. Because you’re going to be afraid. But remember when you become afraid, just don’t be afraid. Joan Jett

Always go too far, because that’s where you’ll find the truth. Albert Camus

The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts today. Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Life is in ourselves and not in the external. Fyodor Dostoevsky

You do not find the happy life. You make it. Camilla Eyring Kimball

Most people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so. Bertrand Russell

We all have problems. But it’s not what happens to us, it’s the choices we make after. Elizabeth Smart

With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things. William Wordsworth

You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible. Deepak Chopra

It is only in our darkest hours that we may discover the true strength of the brilliant light within ourselves that can never, ever, be dimmed. Doe Zantamata

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Whatever you think the world is withholding from you, you are withholding from the world. Eckhart Tolle

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it .Harper Lee

Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence. Vince Lombardi

What matters most in life is often invisible. Duane Elgin

A lot of people are afraid to say what they want. That’s why they don’t get what they want. Madonna

For every minute you are angry you lose 60 seconds of happiness. Ralph Waldo Emerson

We have to let go of who we think we should be and embrace what is. Achea Redd

The present moment is filled with joy and happiness. If you are attentive, you will see it. Thich Nhat Hanh

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In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present. Sir Francis Bacon

The reason why we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind the scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel. Steven Furtick

Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared. Buddha

Knowing what must be done does away with fear. Rosa Parks

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein

Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures. Jackson Brown Jr.

Sometimes the questions are complicated, and the answers are simple. Dr. Seuss

The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it but that it is too low and we reach it. Michelangelo

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new. Albert Einstein

You must do the things you think you cannot do. Eleanor Roosevelt

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. Søren Kierkegaar

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom. Isaac Asimov

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Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. Confucius

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. Albert Einstein

Education is not the learning of the facts, but the training of the mind to think. Albert Einstei

You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses. Tom Wilson

A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song. Maya Angelou

No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying. Tony Robbins

Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit. Elbert Hubbard

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. George Bernard Shaw

We don’t see things the way they are. We see them the way we are. Talmud

When things go wrong, don’t go with them. Elvis Presley

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Lao Tzu