The best quotes to include on your vision board

The best quotes to include on your vision board

Are you looking for some inspirational and motivational quotes to help you keep the momentum as you work towards your dreams and goals? We have compiled a list of our favorite vision board quotes and affirmations which you can add to your board immediately. Use them to encourage, motivate and inspire you. Above all, make sure to include messages that help you as you work towards fulfilling your goals and creating your dreams. 

Ideally, your vision board already contains some stock imagery and your own pictures expressing how you want to feel and what you want to achieve in the future. Read more about creating your vision board. However, quotes are also a great addition to your board as they will help to conjure up emotions and help you to feel empowered.

If you’re familiar with the EnVision app, you may have noticed that as part of your visualization practice, we not only recommend referring to your vision board daily but we also include some motivational quotes and messages to keep our users stay track and feel positive. Similarly, we can include some quotes in our vision boards, too. Quotes are particularly useful when you need a burst of inspiration or some encouragement to step outside of your comfort zone. In the app, we use a mixture of famous quotes from top execs and celebs, right down to our own affirmations, visualization tips and guidance. You might recognise some of our quotes from our guided visualization sessions. 

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Top 20 quotes to add to your vision board

Add a selection of these quotes to your vision board to help motivate you to achieve your goals and create the life you truly desire.

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.

Eleanor Roosevelt 

Create the highest, grandest vision possible for your life, because you become what you believe.

Oprah Winfrey 

We don’t create our future life in the future. We don’t create it tomorrow, or later this week, or next month. We create it now. We create it today.


“Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will

Zig Ziglar 

“It’s what we choose to do each and every day that determines our future life. What are you going to do today?”


“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it”

Charles R. Swindoll 

“The thing that separates the best from the rest is just mindset.”

Bianca Andreescu 

“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.”

Napoleon Hill

“We are all born with the desire to improve ourselves and our lives.”


“Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.”

Wayne Dyer 

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there”

Theodore Roosevelt 

“What we think, we become.”


“To begin, begin”

William Wordsworth

“The life you create is ultimately up to you. You have everything you need within you to create the life you truly desire.”


“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.”

Jim Rohn 

“If we can see our visualizations as real, we can achieve it.”


“Live out of your imagination, not your history.”

Stephen Covey 

“Sometimes to stay aligned with our vision and truly commit to our productivity we need to say no to things.”


“What you focus on, you experience in life – spreading your focus too thin is the same of focusing on nothing at all.”


“If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right.”

Henry Ford 

Positive reminder quotes

Looking to add positive reminders to your vision board. Try one of these quotes:

“One small positive thought can change your whole day.”

Zig Ziglar

“Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.

Helen Keller 

“Strive for progress, not perfection.

David Perlmutter

“Every day brings new choices.

Martha Beck 

“Take the risk or lose the chance.”

Marko Halilovic 

Words and affirmations

Try adding some of these words and affirmations to help keep you motivated at a glance of your vision board each day. You could create your own, or simply choose to use ‘I am’ at the start of a word or phrase that inspires you to be your best self. 

“I am…”

In control of my life



Just beginning


Quotes to help you get started

Not sure where to start? Perhaps these quotes will help you.

“Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”

Arthur Ashe

“You don’t have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great.

Zig Ziglar 

“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.”

Nido Qubein

“Every day is a chance to begin again.

Catherine Pulsifer 

“You can’t plan for everything or you never get started in the first place.”

Jim Butcher