180+ Robin Sharma Quotes That Inspire Change

180+ Robin Sharma Quotes That Inspire Change

Robin Sharma is a Canadian writer and motivational speaker.

He has published 12 books and is best known for his series named "The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari."

He is also a founder of the training company called "Sharma Leadership International."

We've put together an incredible collection of Robin Sharma quotes to read.

Here they are:

180+ Robin Sharma Quotes That Inspire Change

List of Inspiring Robin Sharma Quotes

“Getting lost along your path is a part of finding the path you are meant to be on.” — Robin Sharma

“We are all here for some special reason. Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.” — Robin Sharma

“The greatest things in life all require commitment, sacrifice, some struggle and hardship. It’s not easy. But absolutely worth it.” — Robin Sharma

“The purpose of life is the life of purpose.” — Robin Sharma

“A little bit of fragrance always clings to the hands that gives you roses.” — Robin Sharma

“Mistake is a mistake only if you make it twice.” — Robin Sharma

“Push yourself to do more and to experience more. Harness your energy to start expanding your dreams. Yes, expand your dreams. Don't accept a life of mediocrity when you hold such infinite potential within the fortress of your mind. Dare to tap into your greatness.” — Robin Sharma

“I once read that people who study others are wise but those who study themselves are enlightened.” — Robin Sharma

“The activity you’re most avoiding contains your biggest opportunity.” — Robin Sharma

“Daily ripples of excellence over time become a tsunami of success.” — Robin Sharma

“There's a cure for aging that no one talks about. It's called learning.” — Robin Sharma

“Sometimes success isn't about making the right decision, it's more about making some decision.” — Robin Sharma

“You can’t make someone feel good about themselves until you feel good about yourself.” — Robin Sharma

“It's not what you will get out of the books that is so enriching - it is what the books will get out of you that will ultimately change your life.” — Robin Sharma

“For your life to be great, your faith must be bigger than your fear.” — Robin Sharma

“Your “I CAN” is more important than your IQ.” — Robin Sharma

“Change is hardest at the beginning, messiest in the middle and best at the end.” — Robin Sharma

“Want more credit for all you do and who you are? Be the one who gives credit to others.” — Robin Sharma

“My love of books was all that saved me.” — Robin Sharma

“Greatness begins beyond your comfort zone.” — Robin Sharma

“Dreamers are mocked as impractical. The truth is they are the most practical, as their innovations lead to progress and a better way of life for all of us.” — Robin Sharma

“Awareness precedes choice and choice precedes results.” — Robin Sharma

“Life's had to break you down so you could be rebuilt better.” — Robin Sharma

“Everything is created twice, first in the mind and then in reality.” — Robin Sharma

“Make the work you are doing today better than the work you did yesterday.” — Robin Sharma

“Never regret your past. Rather, embrace it as the teacher that it is.” — Robin Sharma

“We grow fearless when we do the things we fear.” — Robin Sharma

“Small daily improvements over time create stunning results.” — Robin Sharma

“Become one of the rare people who don’t know how to quit.” — Robin Sharma

“The smallest of actions is always better than the noblest of intentions.” — Robin Sharma

“Worry drains the mind of its power and, sooner or later, it injures the soul.” — Robin Sharma

“Big people don't make people feel small.” — Robin Sharma

“What gets measured gets improved.” — Robin Sharma

“The mind is a wonderful servant, but a terrible master.” — Robin Sharma

“Success on the outside means nothing unless you also have success within.” — Robin Sharma

“Join The 5 am Club. Your most valuable hours are 5am-8am. They have the least interruptions.” — Robin Sharma

“Give out what you most want to come back.” — Robin Sharma

“Laughter opens your heart and soothes your soul. No one should ever take life so seriously that they forget to laugh at themselves.” — Robin Sharma

“It is only when you have mastered the art of loving yourself that you can truly love others. It's only when you have opened your own heart that you can touch the hearts of others. When you feel centered and alive, you are in much better position to be a better person.” — Robin Sharma

“The doorway to success swings outward not inward.” — Robin Sharma

“If your life is worth thinking about, it is worth writing about.” — Robin Sharma

“Don’t ask for respect. Earn it.” — Robin Sharma

“Never overlook the power of simplicity.” — Robin Sharma

“You can’t win unless you first begin. So start now.” — Robin Sharma

“Be the CEO of your life.” — Robin Sharma

“Dream Big. Start small. Act now.” — Robin Sharma

“Failure is not having the courage to try, nothing more an nothing less.” — Robin Sharma

“Investing in yourself is the best investment you will ever make. It will not only improve your life, it will improve the lives of all those around you.” — Robin Sharma

“Ancient Rule of 21: if you do anything for 21 days in a row, it will be installed as a habit.” — Robin Sharma

“All great thinkers are initially ridiculed – and eventually revered.” — Robin Sharma

“Shatter all fears.” — Robin Sharma

“Less talk, more do. Less selfish, more selfless.” — Robin Sharma

“Every minute spent worrying about the way things were is a moment stolen from creating the way things can be.” — Robin Sharma

“Great achievement always requires great sacrifice.” — Robin Sharma

“Success belongs to the relentless learners. Because as you know more, you can achieve more.” — Robin Sharma

“How can you cross new bridges if you’re not willing to burn old ones?.” — Robin Sharma

“When you see yourself as a powerful creator of your conditions, you will see opportunities to get to your goals, and dreams, all around you.” — Robin Sharma

“The quality of your life is determined by the quality of your thoughts.” — Robin Sharma

“If you want to have the results only 5% have, you must be willing to do and think like only 5% do and think.” — Robin Sharma

“If you’re not scared a lot you’re not doing very much.” — Robin Sharma

“The main reason we waste time on small things is that we haven’t identified our big things.” — Robin Sharma

“Once you surrender to your vision, success begins to chase you.” — Robin Sharma

“You were born into genius. Don’t settle for any mediocrity.” — Robin Sharma

“If you’re not growing more leaders you’re not leading, you’re following.” — Robin Sharma

“People residing within the cult of average don’t like to see others rise. It threatens their security and spotlights their low self-worth. Go for great, no matter what they say.” — Robin Sharma “The only failure is not trying.” — Robin Sharma

“Great achievement often happens when our backs are up against the wall.” — Robin Sharma

“Time management is life management.” — Robin Sharma

“To have what few have, do what few do.” — Robin Sharma

“The beautiful thing about fear is, when you run to it, it runs away.” — Robin Sharma

“As you live your hours, so you create your years. As you live your days, so you craft your life.” — Robin Sharma

“Until your dream dominates your mindset, you’ll never wake up your greatness.” — Robin Sharma

“Focus on being superb at what you do and, over time you will be known as remarkable.” — Robin Sharma

“When you’re old, you’ll have wished you dreamed bigger, reached higher and achieved more. So why wait until you’re old?.” — Robin Sharma

“Never lose the sparkle in your eye, the fire in your belly and the steel in your character.” — Robin Sharma

“Stop managing your time. Start managing your focus.” — Robin Sharma

“Hard times produce your greatest gifts.” — Robin Sharma

“The secret of passion is purpose.” — Robin Sharma

“The way we do small things determines the way we do everything.” — Robin Sharma

“Fill your brain with giant dreams so that there’s no space for petty pursuits.” — Robin Sharma

“You can’t be great if you don’t feel great. Make exceptional health your number one priority.” — Robin Sharma

“Your current conditions are echoes of your past.” — Robin Sharma

“What makes a champion is not how elegantly you start, but how strongly you finish.” — Robin Sharma

“Dream up a vision so brave it makes all around you roll with laughter.” — Robin Sharma

“The way you start your day determines how well you live your day.” — Robin Sharma

“There is great power in starting.” — Robin Sharma

“Are your fears standing in the way of your biggest life?.” — Robin Sharma

“Stop watching the news. Start doing your dreams.” — Robin Sharma

“Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.” — Robin Sharma

“Life is short. Do big things.” — Robin Sharma

“All it takes is one new insight or idea, strongly acted on, to take you to a completely different place.” — Robin Sharma

“You’ll never change the world if you’re worried about being liked.” — Robin Sharma

“Trials can be teachers. Hardship can breed heroism. Pain can morph into power. It’s all your choice.” — Robin Sharma

“Having talent is fantastic. Having confidence is even more important.” — Robin Sharma

“To the victim, adversity is bad. To the leader and warrior, hard times are life’s richest times of growth, opportunity, and possibility. Use them to fly.” — Robin Sharma

“Victims make excuses. Leaders deliver results.” — Robin Sharma

“Be willing to do what’s hard now to enjoy what’s beautiful later.” — Robin Sharma

“The hours that ordinary people waste, extraordinary people leverage.” — Robin Sharma

“Picasso didn’t wait until he was Picasso to perform like Picasso.” — Robin Sharma

“Average performers stop when they feel fear. Iconic producers accelerate once they get frightened.” — Robin Sharma

“Once you slay one fear you’ll conquer many fears.” — Robin Sharma

“To double your income and success, triple your investment in personal development and professional mastery.” — Robin Sharma

“If you don’t act on life, life will act on you.” — Robin Sharma

“Fear is a big liar.” — Robin Sharma

“Make your life matter. Be of use. Serve as many people as possible. This is how each of us can shift from the ordinary to the extraordinary and walk amongst the best who ever lived.” — Robin Sharma

“Persistence gets you farther than brilliance.” — Robin Sharma

“Cut your excuses in half and double your actions around your goals.” — Robin Sharma

“Have the guts to be true to yourself.” — Robin Sharma

“When you go to where your fear lives, your freedom starts to display itself.” — Robin Sharma

“All change is hard at the first, messy in the middle, and so gorgeous at the end.” — Robin Sharma

“Run your own race. Who cares what others are doing? The only question that matters is, Am I progressing?.” — Robin Sharma

“Success lies in a masterful consistency around the fundamentals.” — Robin Sharma

“Ideation without execution is delusion.” — Robin Sharma

“Speak your truth even if your voice shakes.” — Robin Sharma

“Your excuses are just the lies your fears have sold you.” — Robin Sharma

“Be so good at what you do that you leave people breathless by your performance.” — Robin Sharma

“Life is a series of moments. If you miss the moments, you miss your life.” — Robin Sharma

“The fears we don’t face become our limits.” — Robin Sharma

“To double your net worth, double your self-worth. Because you will never exceed the height of your self-image.” — Robin Sharma

“Every thought plants a seed to one of your actions. Every action, good or bad, will yield a consequence. The person who takes good steps every day, cannot help but reap a harvest of awesome results.” — Robin Sharma

“Don’t confuse activity with productivity. Many people are simply busy being busy.” — Robin Sharma

“It’s not about the end goal, it’s about who you become by consistently pushing to the edge of your limits.” — Robin Sharma

“Be slow to criticize and fast to appreciate.” — Robin Sharma

“Dream big, start small, act now.” — Robin Sharma

“Misunderstood is the price ambition pays to become legendary.” — Robin Sharma

“The beautiful thing about today is that you get the choice to make it better than yesterday.” — Robin Sharma

“Love is the secret weapon of the iconic entrepreneur. Work with love, lead with love, serve with love. Do these and you become undefeatable.” — Robin Sharma

“Make your faith larger than your fears and your dreams bigger than your doubts.” — Robin Sharma

“Your results are dependent on your devotion.” — Robin Sharma

“Greatness on the outside begins within.” — Robin Sharma

“Lead without a title.” — Robin Sharma

“The best leaders are the most dedicated learners. Read great books daily.” — Robin Sharma

“Your life is too important to give it to distractions.” — Robin Sharma

“Average people talk about people. Exceptional people discuss their dreams.” — Robin Sharma

“Care a lot more about how many people you help than how much recognition you receive.” — Robin Sharma

“Your ‘I Can‘ is more important than your IQ.” — Robin Sharma

“Have the discipline to clean out all the energy-draining people in your life.” — Robin Sharma

“Just about every massively creative person was considered an oddball by everyone around them.” — Robin Sharma

“To construct an awesome life, build your daily life around your deepest priorities.” — Robin Sharma

“You can’t win if you don’t try.” — Robin Sharma

“To be successful in business and life, spot the possibilities while others look for problems.” — Robin Sharma

“Genius is more about what you have the discipline to say no to versus yes to.” — Robin Sharma

“What makes genius is not just the idea, but the execution around the idea to bring it to the world.” — Robin Sharma

“You can’t win the game if you don’t even play it.” — Robin Sharma

“Leadership is not a title, it’s a behavior.” — Robin Sharma

“Never be too busy to be kind.” — Robin Sharma

“Close all your escape routes, burn all your plan b’s and get busy doing that dream that only you were built to do.” — Robin Sharma

“Small daily improvements lead to stunning results.” — Robin Sharma

“Simplicity is the trademark of genius.” — Robin Sharma

“When we stop taking risks, we stop living life.” — Robin Sharma

“No one will believe in you until you believe in you.” — Robin Sharma

“Anyone can be a critic. What takes guts is to see the best in people.” — Robin Sharma

“Your habits are driving your performance. Your rituals are creating your results.” — Robin Sharma

“You can’t get to your next best self by clinging to who you were yesterday.” — Robin Sharma

“The only limits on your life are those that you set yourself.” — Robin Sharma

“Why allow a painful past to destroy your perfect future.” — Robin Sharma

“Defeat only happens when you stop believing.” — Robin Sharma

“You were born awesome.” — Robin Sharma

“Don’t live the same year 75 times and call it a life.” — Robin Sharma

“Rewarding yourself with good things sends a message to the deepest, and the highest, part of you. One that says, ‘I’m worth it, I deserve it’.” — Robin Sharma

“Take the stones people throw at you and use them to build a monument.” — Robin Sharma

“Dedicate yourself to expressing your best.” — Robin Sharma

“Today with love and respect, I challenge you to do one thing that you never thought you could do. This day’s your platform to transform.” — Robin Sharma

“Feeling lost? Good! Now you get to walk to new paths that lead to much better places.” — Robin Sharma

“Blaming others is excusing yourself.” — Robin Sharma

“You were born into fearlessness, but the world may have taught you to fear.” — Robin Sharma

“Ordinary people love entertainment. Extraordinary people adore education.” — Robin Sharma

“One of the saddest things in life is to get to the end and look back in regret, knowing that you could have been and done so much more, and then wondering why you didn’t.” — Robin Sharma

“Silence is the place productive people go to think.” — Robin Sharma

“You are born into genius, but have you resigned yourself to mediocrity?.” — Robin Sharma

“Never sacrifice happiness for the sake of achievement. The real key to life is to happily achieve.” — Robin Sharma

“Today’s a great day to behave as the person you’ve always wanted to be.” — Robin Sharma

“This day is your life in miniature. Make it brilliant.” — Robin Sharma

“Who you are becoming is more important than what you are accumulating.” — Robin Sharma

“Elite performance is never luck. It’s hard work.” — Robin Sharma

“Do your best and then let life do the rest.” — Robin Sharma

“Greatness comes by beginning something that doesn’t end with you.” — Robin Sharma

“The secret to productivity is simplicity.” — Robin Sharma

“What makes mastery is not the absence of failure but the absence of giving up.” — Robin Sharma

“Your daily behavior reveals your deepest beliefs.” — Robin Sharma

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