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Being a singer is amazing but it definitely comes with its challenges. So, I've put together a list of my top motivational quotes for singers. Whether you’re just starting out as a singer or you’ve been singing for a while, I think you’ll find these singing quotes helpful!


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  1. The better voice doesn't mean being a better singer - Luciano Pavarotti

  2. To sing is an expression of your being, a being which is becoming - Maria Callas

  3. Preparation is obviously important, but at some point, you must stop preparing content and start preparing mind-set - Amy Cuddy

  4. Don't fake it till you make it. Fake it till you become - Amy Cuddy

  5. Vulnerability is the birthplace of innovation, creativity and change - Brene Brown

  6. Courage starts with showing up and letting ourselves be seen - Brene Brown

  7. There is no substitute for attentive repetition - Daniel Coyle

  8. The solution is to ignore the bad habit and put your energy toward building a new habit that will override the old one - Daniel Coyle

  9. Imagination creates reality – Richard Wagner

  10. The only thing better than singing is more singing – Ella Fitzgerald

  11. It’s never too late to be what you might have been – George Eliot

  12. Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist – Pablo Picasso

  13. Be brave. Without bravery, you will never know the world as richly as it longs to be known. Without bravery, your life will remain small – far smaller than you probably wanted your life to be – Elizabeth Gilbert

  14. Stop telling yourself you don’t know what to do. Yes, you do. Listen to your intuition and trust yourself - Katherine Sullivan

  15. There’s no such thing as failure. Failure is just a life trying to move us in another direction – Oprah Winfrey

  16. If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be – Maya Angelou

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

  18. My theory is that if you look confident you can pull off anything – even if you have no clue what you’re doing – Jessica Alba

  19. Maybe, if you put your disbelief aside, roll up your sleeves, take some risks, and totally go for it, you’ll wake up one day and realize you’re living the kind of life you used to be jealous of – Jen Sincero

  20. Do whatever brings you to life, then. Follow your own fascinations, obsessions, and compulsions. Trust them. Create whatever causes a revolution in your heart – Elizabeth Gilbert

  21. Being your true self is the most effective formula for success there is – Danielle LaPorte

  22. All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them – Walt Disney

  23. The secret of getting ahead is getting started – Mark Twain

  24. The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now – Chinese Proverb

  25. It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up – Babe Ruth

  26. We need to accept that we won’t always make the right decisions, that we’ll screw up royally sometimes – understanding that failure is not the opposite of success, it’s part of success – Arianna Huffington

  27. Do one thing every day that scares you ― Eleanor Roosevelt

  28. It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then ― Lewis Carroll

  29. Smart people learn from everything and everyone, average people from their experiences, stupid people already have all the answers – Socrates

  30. Do what you feel in your heart to be right for you’ll be criticized anyway ― Eleanor Roosevelt

  31. You can either experience the pain of discipline or the pain of regret. The choice is yours – Unknown

  32. Impossible is just an opinion – Paulo Coelho

  33. Your passion is waiting for your courage to catch up – Isabelle Lafleche

  34. Magic is believing in yourself. If you can make that happen, you can make anything happen – Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

  35. Hold the vision, trust the process – Unknown

  36. The hard days are what make you stronger – Aly Raisman

  37. Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground – Theodore Roosevelt

  38. If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door – Kurt Cobain

  39. Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard – Tim Notke

  40. The only difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra – Jimmy Johnson

  41. Don’t limit your challenges. Challenge your limits – Unknown

  42. Don’t quit yet, the worst moments are usually followed by the most beautiful silver linings – Unknown

  43. Dreams don’t work unless you do – John C. Maxwell

  44. Go the extra mile. It’s never crowded there – Dr. Wayne D. Dyer

  45. Keep your face always toward the sunshine and shadows will fall behind you – Walt Whitman

  46. You can do anything you set your mind to – Benjamin Franklin

  47. You never know what you can do until you try – William Cobbett

  48. You can’t go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending – C.S. Lewis

  49. I can and I will. Watch me – Carrie Green

  50. A winner is a dreamer who never gives up – Nelson Mandela

Being a singer is amazing but it definitely comes with its challenges. So, I've put together a list of my 50 top motivational quotes for singers. Whether you’re just starting out as a singer or you’ve been singing for a while, I think you’ll find these singing quotes motivating and inspiring!

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