60 Power of Belief Quotes

Yeah, You Can Do That If You Believe You Can

In the journey of life, your mindset is pivotal to how you overcome challenges, see opportunity, and achieve success overall. Believing in yourself, as simple as it sounds, has a very profound impact on your personal and professional growth. 

Yes, if you believe in yourself and maintain a positive outlook, you can achieve anything you set your heart to. We’ll explore the transformative power of believing in yourself, and how you can achieve anything you want.

There is a driving force that propels individuals towards their goals and aspirations. Yes, you guessed it. Belief!

When you believe in your potential and capability to achieve greatness, you open yourself to a world of endless possibilities. Your belief is the foundation upon which you build confidence and resilience to navigate life. Simply put, once you believe it, you can achieve it. Working towards your goal gets a lot easier when your mind is in sync with the vision you have.

The story of Thomas Edison best exemplifies the idea of believing in yourself. Thomas is an American scientist famous for many inventions. At one time, he set out to construct an electric light bulb. In his quest to complete the project, he hit so many deadlocks, enough to make anyone give up. 

Thomas Edison believed in his ability to make it work and decided to keep working until he got it right. This self-believe he had birthed his famous saying, “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”  

The willingness to learn from his mistakes and the belief that he could achieve his goal despite the challenges made the invention of the electric bulb a reality.

Adapting a positive mindset to fuel your self-belief

A positive mindset is the foundation upon which self-belief flourishes. When you have a positive mindset, you see challenges as opportunities, setbacks as learning experiences, and failures as stepping stones toward success. 

Having a positive mindset helps you to believe in your ability to navigate whatever situation comes your way. When you approach tasks with positivity, you’re more likely to invest effort, stay committed, and find innovative solutions.

Also, having a positive outlook helps you work with the confidence and resilience you need in achieving your goals. It even resonates with those around you, drawing collaboration and support.

You now know that if you believe, you absolutely can achieve anything you set your mind to. It is time to start working towards achieving your goals. With self-belief, you have conquered a significant part of the battle toward triumph in your endeavors.

The Following Tips Can Help You Nurture Your Self-Belief

  • Setting Realistic Goals: Breaking down your bigger goals into small, achievable chunks helps build belief in yourself as every little task you complete gives a sense of accomplishment and reassurance that you are capable of greatness.
  • Get rid of negative thoughts: The bad thoughts that roam your mind in times of distress leave you feeling inadequate. Therefore, pay attention to the fear and self-doubt you have, actively counter them with positive self-talk which reinforces your resilience and belief in your abilities.
  • The last tip for building your self-belief is visualization. In order to strengthen your belief in your abilities, you can envision yourself as though you have already achieved your goals. For instance, say you want to become a professional basketball player and play in the NBA, every once in a while, you can imagine yourself as an accomplished NBA player, living the life of your dreams. Visualizing the goals you set to achieve often boosts the belief that you can achieve them.

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Power of Belief Quotes

Elevate your spirits and mindset with these 60 inspiring Power of Belief quotes. ???? Unleash your potential and embrace the magic of believing in yourself!

1| Believe in love. Believe in magic. Hell, believe in Santa Clause. Believe in others. Believe in yourself. Believe in your dreams. If you don’t, who will? – Bon Jovi

2| The depth of your belief and the strength of your conviction determines the power of your personality. Brian Tracy

3| A belief is not merely an idea the mind possesses; it is an idea that possesses the mind. Robert Oxton Bolton

4| Before you can inspire with emotion, you must be swamped with it yourself. Before you can move their tears, your own must flow. To convince them, you must yourself believe. Winston Churchill

5| Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Tony Robbins

6| Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail. – Charles Kettering

7| Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy. Norman Vincent Peale

8| Believe something and the Universe is on its way to being changed. Because you’ve changed, by believing.  Diane Duane

9| Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact. William James

10| Believe that you can make your way. Or don’t. Either way, you are right. Jennifer Donnelly

11| Believe what you believe and it will be, believe what others believe and they will consume you! Stanley Victor Paskavich

12| Believe, and what was impossible becomes possible; what at first was hidden becomes visible. Tahir Shah

13| Believing is a type of magic. It can make something true. Emily X.R. Pan

14| Benjamin Spock quote: Trust yourself, you know more than you think you do. Trust yourself, you know more than you think you do. Benjamin Spock

15| Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Gautama Buddha

16| Don’t be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream it, you can make it so. Belva Davis

17| Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve. Mary Kay Ash

18| Every mental act is composed of doubt and belief, but it is belief that is the positive, it is belief that sustains thought and holds the world together. Søren Kierkegaard

19| Faith is expectancy. You do not receive what you want; you do not receive what you pray for, not even what you say you have faith in. You will always receive what you actually expect. Eric Butterworth

20| For those who believe, no proof is necessary. For those who don’t believe, no proof is possible.  Stuart Chase

21| Greats are great because they believe in what they say, and say what they believe in.  Sandeep Sahajpal

22| He does not believe that does not live according to his belief. Sigmund Freud

23| If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse; however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

24| If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning. Mahatma Gandhi

25| If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself but to your own estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment. Marcus Aurelius

26| If you don’t stand for something, you will fall for anything.  Malcolm X

27| If you want to know what your true beliefs are, take a look at your actions. Robert Anthony

28| Imagination is the 1st step to writing the sequel to your life. Dare to believe and you’re sure to receive.  Stanley Victor Paskavich

29| In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true either is true or becomes true. John Lilly

30| It’s what you choose to believe that makes you the person you are.  Karen Marie Moning

31| Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.  Gail Devers

32| Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around. Henry David Thoreau

33| Man is made by his belief. As he believes, so he is. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

34| Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I shall have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it, even if I may not have it at the beginning. Mahatma Gandhi

35| Men do not attract that which they want, but that which they are. James Allen

36| Men willingly believe what they wish. Julius Ceaser

37| Miracles happen to those who believe in them. Bernard Berenson

38| Never underestimate the power of belief when it comes to fulfilling your dreams. I can say with no hesitation that every person I’ve ever met who has achieved any degree of success has one thing in common: they believed with all their heart they could do it. Mac Anderson

39| One life is all we have and we live it as we believe in living it. But to sacrifice what you are and to live without belief, that is a fate more terrible than dying. Joan of Arc

40| One person with a belief is equal to ninety-nine who have only interests. John Stuart Mill

41| One thing is certain: That is that the power of belief, the power of thought, will move reality in the direction of what we believe and conceive of it. If you really believe you can do something, you can. That is a fact. Daisaku Ikeda

42| People only see what they are prepared to see. Ralph Waldo Emerson

43| Seeing is not believing; believing is seeing! You see things, not as they are, but as you are. Eric Butterworth

44| Some things have to be believed to be seen. Ralph Hodgson

45| The biggest difference I’ve noticed between successful people and unsuccessful people isn’t intelligence or opportunity or resources. It’s the belief that they can make their goals happen. We all deal with vulnerability, uncertainty, and failure. Some of us trust that if we move forward anyway, then we will figure it out.  James Clear

46| The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend.  Robertson Davies

47| The outer conditions of a person’s life will always be found to reflect their inner beliefs. James Allen

48| The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen. Frank Lloyd Wright

49| The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system that is not working. To perceive the world differently, we must be willing to change our belief system, let the past slip away, expand our sense of now, and dissolve the fear in our minds. William James

50| Thoughts are just moving through consciousness. They have no power. Nothing has reality until you reach it, grab it, and somehow impregnate it with the power of belief. Adyashanti

51| To accomplish great things we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. Anatole France

52| What distinguishes the majority of men from the few is their ability to act according to their beliefs. Henry Miller

53| What the mind can conceive and believe, and the heart desire, you can achieve. Norman Vincent Peale

54| What we can or cannot do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are. Anthony Robbins

55| What we can or cannot do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are. Tony Robbins

56| You can do a thing only if you have the belief that it can be done.  Anonymous

57| You cannot separate your behavior from your belief. Your behavior demonstrates what you believe. Rev. David Jefferson Sr.

58| You have to believe. Otherwise, it will never happen. Neil Gaiman

59| Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe. Mark Victor Hansen

60| Your chances of success in any undertaking can always be measured by your belief in yourself. Robert Collier


To achieve success and personal fulfillment, you must first believe that you can. No one has ever achieved beyond the scope of their mindset. If you believe you can, you are right. Those who believe they can’t are right as well. It is up to you to always uphold the belief that your dreams are valid and ensure every step you take is one towards achieving your goals.