8 Les Brown’s Motivational quotes to get you through hard times.

There is nothing more less motivating than coming to work on a Monday.So here are some Les Brown Motivational Quotes to get you out of that Monday Funk.

Les Brown did not have it easy. He was declared educable mentally retarded which deeply affected his self esteem. A high school teacher help him change his view of himself.

Despite having no training for being a radio dj, he pursued his dream. His break came one afternoon when a radio DJ was too drunk too complete a program. He took matters in his own hands and went on air and was hired as an on air talent.

He didn’t stop there. He was elected in the Ohio house of representative and later became a televison host. Finally he became a motivatiinal speaker.

Les Brown use his perservance and determination to achieve his goals. And despite not having the right background or people perceiving him as mentally retarded, he was able to prove everyone wrong.

Here are 5 quotes from one of my favorite motivational speaker Les Brown.

Life has no limitations,except the ones you make.


We have to live life with a sense of urgency so not a minute is wasted.

Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.

Don’t let someone else’s opinion of you become your reality.

Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars.


In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.


Wanting something is not enough. You must hunger for it. Your motivation must be absolutely compelling in order to overcome the obstacles that will invariably come your way.


Just because Fate doesn’t deal you the right cards, it doesn’t mean you should give up. It just means you have to play the cards you get to their maximum potential.

Les Brown proved that no matter what your situation maybe, it is you and only that could turn.things around. We might feel that we can’t do anything with our situation because we are not smart enough, educated enough, we don’t have money or don’t know the right people to be able to achieve our dreams.

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Life might not be fair or go the way we want but we could definitely do something about it. So stop winning or stop blaming others because of your situation. Get your ass out of the coach or bed and do something about it.

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