Progress Quotes

60 Powerful Progress Quotes to Fuel Your Growth in Life

The Power of Progress is an untapped area for most of you. Visualizing progress helps you to fuel your performance, motivation and help you to have a clear idea of where you want to go in your life.

Make progress every day and strive for small wins, which gives immense confidence to your life. And the key point is making progress in meaningful work.

Always remember One step at a time.

To help you further, we have gathered 60 powerful progress Quotes to fuel your growth in life.

Making Progress quotes

There are only two options: make progress or make excuses. – Unknown

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2. Little by little one walks far. – Peruvian Proverb

3. Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving but does not make any progress. –  Alfred A. Montapert

4. Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still. – Chinese Proverb

5. Progress is the attraction that moves humanity. – Marcus Garvey

6. Courage means to keep making forward progress while you still feel afraid. – Joyce Meyer

7. Creation takes things forward. Without anything new, there is no progress. Creation equals new. – Rei Kawakubo

8. Remember that progress is not linear either. Sometimes you make great progress for a while and then you slide back a little. That’s OK. Don’t give up. – Lee Labrada

9. If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress. – Barack Obama

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10. Little by little, a little becomes a lot. – Unknown

11. Don’t compare your progress to that of others. We need our own time to travel our own distance. – Unknown

Progress over Perfection Quotes

Some quit due to slow progress. Never grasping the fact that slow progress is progress. – Jeff Olson

13. Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it. – Salvador Dali

14. Strive for progress, not perfection. – Unknown

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15. Progress not perfection… you can’t be perfect everything… but you can gain progress on a daily basis. – Court McGee

16. Progress, not perfection, is what we should be asking of ourselves. – Julia Cameron

17. In recovering from our creative blocks, it is necessary to go gently and slowly… These are baby steps. Progress, not perfection, is what we should be asking of ourselves. – Julia Cameron

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

19. Make measurable progress in a reasonable time. – Jim Rohn

Progress and Change for Best Version of Yourself

Slow, steady progress is better than daily excuses. – Robin Sharma

21. To move forward, you must first take a step. – Chase S.M. Neill

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22. Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. – George Bernard Shaw

23. Changes and progress very rarely are gifts from above. They come out of struggles from below. – Noam Chomsky

24. Change is the parent of progress. – Steve Maraboli

25. Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible. – Frank Zappa

26. We can have no progress without change, whether it be basketball or anything else. – John Wooden

27. The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress. – Charles Kettering

Progress Motivational Quotes

Too much looking backward, is bad for progress. – Henry Ward Beecher

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29. There are no constraints on the human mind, no walls around the human spirit, no barriers to our progress except those we ourselves erect. – Ronald Regan

30. If there is no struggle, there is no progress. – Frederick Douglass

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31. Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. – Plato

32. I am a slow walker, but I never walk back. – Abraham Lincoln

33. Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is a success. – Henry Ford

34. The moment a man ceases to progress, to grow higher, wider and deeper, then his life becomes stagnant. – Orison S. Marden

35. Restlessness and discontent are the first necessities of progress. – Thomas Edison

36. If you want to experience significant progress toward your goal, you need to be intentional about the work you’re doing every day. – Unknown

37. A work in progress. And the possibilities are endless. – Elizabeth Eulberg

38. The concept of progress acts as a protective mechanism to shield us from the terrors of the future. – Frank Herbert

39. Success is steady progress toward one’s personal goals. – Jim Rohn

40. Procrastination can be categorized as a habit, and that habit, if continued repeatedly and turned into a lifestyle, transforms into a bad habit that can pull us back from progress and delay our success. – Mark Thomas

Quotes to Progress in Your Life

Delay is the enemy of progress. – Eliot Spitzer

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42. There can be no progress nor achievement without sacrifice. – James Allen

43. We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress. – Richard Feynman

44. Whatever there be of progress in life comes not through adaptation but through daring. – Henry Miller

45. It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop. – Confucius

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

47. The purpose of fear is to raise your awareness not to stop your progress. – Steve Maraboli

48. Progress imposes not only new possibilities for the future but new restrictions. – Norbert Wiener

49. Allow yourself to be proud of yourself and all the progress you’ve made. Especially the progress that no one else can see. – Unknown

50. Progress, however, of the best kind, is comparatively slow. Great results cannot be achieved at once; and we must be satisfied to advance in life as we walk, step by step. – Samuel Smiles

51. Restlessness and discontent are the necessities of progress. – Thomas Edison 

Progress and Growth

A lack of focus leads to a lack of progress. Focus. Grind. Grow. – Unknown

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53. Each man must learn his own ideal and try to accomplish it: that is a surer way of progress than to take the ideas of another. – Romain Rolland

54. The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man. George Bernard Shaw

55. True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice. – St. Francis of Assisi

56. A person with a clear purpose will make progress on even the roughest road. A person with no purpose will make no progress on even the smoothest road. – Thomas Carlyle

57. Focus on your progress, not your goals. – Anna Barnes

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

59. Progress is not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be. – Khalil Gibran.

60. Every time we made the progress we did it by challenging the conventional wisdom. – Ed Miliband

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