82 Thought-provoking Wayne Dyer quotes

Wayne Dyer quotes

Wayne Dyer quotes are the kind that makes you sit down and think. They are not the kind of quotes that inspire you to go change the world. Rather, Wayne Dyer quotes are the kind that makes you look at life in a different way. His fundamental message was that everyone has the ability to live a life of significance.

Wayne Dyer was an internationally recognized self-development and spiritual growth author and speaker. He wrote over 40 books throughout his four-decade career, including 21 New York Times bestsellers. 

Despite spending much of his youth in orphanages and foster homes, Wayne Dyer overcame many difficulties to achieve his goals. He dedicated much of his life to teaching others how to accomplish theirs.

Wayne Dyer quotes that can change your mindset

  1. You’ll see it when you believe it.

  2. 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.

  3. It makes no sense to worry about things you have no control over because there’s nothing you can do about them, and why worry about things you do control? The activity of worrying keeps you immobilized.

  4. You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.

  5. Friends are God’s way of apologizing for your family.

  6. Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into.

  7. You are always a valuable, worthwhile human being — not because anybody says so, not because you’re successful, not because you make a lot of money — but because you decide to believe it and for no other reason.

  8. Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.

  9. Successful people make money. It’s not that people who make money become successful, but that successful people attract money. They bring success to what they do.

  10. Everything is perfect in the universe – even your desire to improve it.

  11. I am thankful to all those who said no. It’s because of them, I did it myself.

  12. You cannot always control what goes on outside. But you can always control what goes on inside.

  13. Never underestimate your power to change yourself; never overestimate your power to change others.

  14. My goal is not to be better than anyone else, but to be better than I used to be.

  15. I cannot always control what goes on outside. But I can always control what goes on inside.

  16. When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself as someone who needs to judge.

  17. I would rather be hated for who I am than loved for who I’m not.

  18. The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of the state of your mind.

  19. You are what you choose to be today. Not what you’ve chosen to be before.

  20. There is one grand lie – that we are limited. The only limits we have are the limits we believe.

  21. Everything I need now is here.

Wayne Dyer quotes
  1. What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds.
  2. The greatest prison people live in, is the fear of what other people think.
  3. As you think, so shall you be.
  4. Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world.
  5. The law of attraction is this: You don’t attract what you want. You attract what you are.
  6. Begin with the end in mind. Start with the end outcome and work backwards to make your dream possible.
  7. If you knew who walked beside you at all times, on the path that you have chosen, you could never experience fear or doubt again
  8. With God, all things are possible.
  9. When you’re at peace with yourself and love yourself, it is virtually impossible to do things to yourself that are destructive.
  10. When you have a choice to be right, or to be kind, choose to be kind.
  11. Each experience in your life was absolutely necessary in order to have gotten you to the next place, and the next place, up to this very moment.
  12. Once you believe in yourself and see your soul as divine and precious, you’ll automatically be converted to a being who can create miracles.
  13. It’s never crowded along the extra mile.
  14. You get treated in life the way you teach people to treat you.
  15. The more you see yourself as what you’d like to become, and act as if what you want is already there, the more you’ll activate those dormant forces that will collaborate to transform your dream into your reality.
  16. Banish doubt. When doubt is banished, abundance flourishes and anything is possible.
  17. With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.
  18. I have absolutely no limits on what I intend to create.
  19. When you squeeze an orange, orange juice comes out – because that’s what’s inside. When you are squeezed, what comes out is what is inside.
  20. Passion is a feeling that tells you: this is the right thing to do. Nothing can stand in my way. It doesn’t matter what anyone else says. This feeling is so good that it cannot be ignored. I’m going to follow my bliss and act upon this glorious sensation of joy.
  21. Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
  22. No one can create negativity or stress within you. Only you can do that by virtue of how you process your world.
  23. Begin to see yourself as a soul with a body rather than a body with a soul.
  24. A mind at peace, a mind centered and not focused on harming others, is stronger than any physical force in the universe.
  25. When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to enjoy each step along the way.
  26. Here is an affirmation for today: I feel passionately about my life, and this passion fills me with excitement and energy!
  27. No one knows enough to be a pessimist.
  28. A non-doer is very often a critic – that is, someone who sits back and watches doers, and then waxes philosophically about how the doers are doing. It’s easy to be a critic, but being a doer requires effort, risk, and change.
  29. Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be.
  30. I am realistic – I expect miracles.
  31. You are not stuck where you are unless you decide to be.
  32. The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of your state of mind.
  33. Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
  34. When the choice is to be right or to be kind, always make the choice that brings peace.
  35. Everything you do is based on the choices you make. It’s not your parents, your past relationships, your job, the economy, the weather, an argument or your age that is to blame. You and only you are responsible for every decision and choice you make. Period.
  36. There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love. There’s only scarcity of resolve to make it happen.
  37. A belief system is nothing more than a thought you’ve thought over and over again.
  38. Whatever the question, love is the answer.
  39. You cannot fail, you can only produce results.
  40. Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
  41. Present-moment living, getting in touch with your now, is at the heart of effective living. When you think about it, there really is no other moment you can live. Now is all there is, and the future is just another present moment to live when it arrives. One thing is certain, you cannot live it until it does appear.
  42. Heaven on Earth is a choice you must make, not a place you must find.
  43. Acknowledging the good that you already have in your life is the foundation for all abundance.
  44. The fact that you are willing to say, I do not understand, and it is fine, is the greatest understanding you could exhibit.
  45. Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.
  46. Heaven is a state of mind, not a location.
  47. See the light in others, and treat them as if that is all you see.
  48. Heaven on Earth is a choice you must make, not a place we must find.
  49. Your reputation is in the hands of others. That’s what the reputation is. You can’t control that. The only thing you can control is your character.
  50. How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.
  51. Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.
  52. Love what you do; do what you love.
  53. If you believe it will work out, you’ll see opportunities. If you believe it won’t you will see obstacles.
  54. We are Divine enough to ask and we are important enough to receive.
  55. Attitude is everything, so pick a good one.
  56. Conflict cannot survive without your participation.
  57. You have everything you need for complete peace and total happiness right now.
  58. You don’t need to be better than anyone else. You just need to be better than you used to be.
  59. You may have convinced yourself that giving is impossible because you have too little for yourself. If you are not generous when it is difficult, you will not be generous when it is easy. Generosity is a function of the heart, not the wallet.
  60. You are an infinite spiritual being having a temporary human experience.
  61. Self-worth comes from one thing – thinking that you are worthy.