We all love a good quote, and there is no better place to practice your lettering than by doodling a quote in your bullet journal. We’ve included quotes of varying lengths so that you can utilize them in different kinds of spreads!

From daily/weekly pages, to full page lettering projects, you’ll be sure to find a quote that resonates among these 50 inspirational quotes for your bullet journal!

Now let’s get inspired, with the following quotes perfect for your bullet journal:

The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.

H Jackson Brown, Jr.

The beginning is the most important part of the work.


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

Lao Tzu

The world is but canvas to our imaginations.

Henry David Thoreau

To desire is to obtain; to aspire is to achieve.

James Allen

There are many enterprises in which a careful disorderliness is the true method.

Jerman Melville

For only the light which we have kindled in ourselves can illuminate others.

Arthur Schopenhauer

Life is not easy for anyone. Sometimes you don't see the challenges on the outside, but every single one of us has both those and everything that goes on inside as well. Give it your all. Dare to be all you can be.

Hillary Clinton

Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.

E.E. Cummings

I am a slow walker, but I never walk back.

Abraham Lincoln

The strongest and sweetest songs yet remain to be sung.

Walt Whitman

A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

George Bernard Shaw

Every joy is gain, and gain is gain, however small.

Robert Browning

By persisting in your path, though you forfeit the little, you gain the great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You can not be lost on a straight road.


The world is a wheel, and it will all come round right.

Benjamin Disraeli

All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.

Edgar Allan Poe

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


If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

There are no limits to what you can accomplish, except the limits you place on your own thinking.

Brian Tracy

It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses we must plant more trees.

George Eliot

Light tomorrow with today!.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can circumvent, or hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.

St. Francis of Assisi

We have two lives, and the second begins when we realize we only have one.


If you want to fly, give up everything that weighs you down.


At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.

Frida Kahlo

Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.

Marilyn Monroe

There are only two ways to live your life. One as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

Albert Einstein

The higher we soar the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly.

Friedrich Nietzsche

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...

Dr. Seuss

Everything you can imagine is real.

Pablo Picasso

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.

Paulo Coelho

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm Possible'!

Audrey Hepburn

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Turn your wounds into wisdom.

Oprah Winfrey

The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.

Oprah Winfrey

Failure is only the opportunity more intelligently to begin again.

Henry Ford

You never fail until you stop trying.

Albert Einstein

The past has no power over the present moment.

Eckhart Tolle

Don't be pushed around by the tears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.

Roy T. Bennett

Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!.

John Anster

We don't make mistakes, just happy little accidents.

Bob Ross

When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.

Lao Tzu

I have not failed. I've just found 10,ways that won't work.

Thomas A. Edison

You'll never find a rainbow if you're looking down.

Charlie Chaplin

Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.

Wayne W. Dyer

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

Walt Disney


There we have it 50 inspirational quotes for your bullet journal. Grab your favourite pen, and the next time you’re creating a layout throw one of these quotes in the spread!

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