Looking for inspiration to help you achieve your goals. Some of the best quotes to inspire women to reach for their goals are from Rachel Hollis.
Who is Rachel Hollis?
Rachel is a best-selling author, motivational speaker, wife, mother, business owner and the list could go on. She inspires people, particularly women, to make positive life changes and embrace a positive growth mindset.
Rachel Hollis said, “I am successful because I have never once believed my dreams were someone else’s to manage. That’s the incredible part about your dreams… nobody gets to tell you how big they can be.” – Girl, Wash Your Face.
Walking through seasons of life.
We all walk through seasons of life. The good seasons and the bad. It was during the tougher seasons in life that I started reading quotes for inspiration. I love what Rachel says about walking through difficult seasons. For it is so true. We learn as we work our way through the challenges we face.
“The difficult seasons we walk through are how we learn to build up strength to manage any situation.” – Rachel Hollis
It is not surprising that Rachel was named by Inc. magazine as one of the Top 30 Entrepreneurs under 30. However, like all entrepreneurs, Rachel’s journey has not been easy. She’s faced challenges, criticism and doubt. It’s natural. Fortunately, Rachel worked through the challenges to share her story in books, on her podcast RISE Together, which she cohosts with her husband Dave, and as a motivational speaker.
“Every time you do something that is not true to yourself you are giving away a piece of yourself.” – Rachel Hollis
Rachel Hollis quotes on goals.
In her book ‘Girl Stop Apologizing,‘ Rachel challenges women to stop talking themselves out of their dreams. So, have you ever talked yourself out of your dreams or even follow a different path because of what you’re supposed to do. Turning your back on your goals is something many women do. Putting everyone else before themselves.
I too am guilty of putting everyone else before myself. Learning the hard way through burnout and unfulfillment. Fortunately, I found the strength to refocus on my goals and have started taking daily action toward them.
“Your goal is not wrong just because it inconveniences someone else.” – Rachael Hollis
“You can only focus on one goal at a time.” – Rachel Hollis
“Your dream is worth fighting for, and while you’re not in control of what life throws at you, you are in control of the fight.” – Rachel Hollis
‘’Is it going to be hard? Absolutely! But taking the easy way out is how you end up on the sofa, fifty pounds overweight, while life passes you by. Will change happen overnight? No way! This is a lifelong process.’’ – Rachel Hollis
“You become who you surround yourself with. You become what you consume. If you find yourself in a slump or feel as though you’re living in a negative space, take a good hard look at who and what you see every day.’’ – Rachel Hollis
“Friends, it’s not about the goal or the dream you have. It’s about who you become on your way to that goal.” – Rachel Hollis
“A goal is a dream with its work boots.” – Rachel Hollis
“Our words have power, but our actions shape our lives.” – Rachel Hollis
It sure is our actions that change our lives, and there are times where it is great and other times where it doesn’t go as well. I like to track as I take action towards my goals. By tracking I can make adjustments and change course when needed.
I track using a 90-day tracker. You can get a copy of the tracker I use here.
“When it comes to your dreams, no is not an answer.” – Rachel Hollis
‘’please, please, please do yourself a favor and make it a life goal to run in a Disney race! They have 5Ks, 10Ks, and half marathons, and I don’t think I’ve ever experienced something so uplifting and fun.’’ – Rachel Hollis
“If you wait until the last minute, you are not likely to achieve anything. Do you want to accomplish a healthier life? Map out how you’ll get there.” – Rachel Hollis
Rachel Hollis quotes on happiness and fulfilment.
“You and only you are ultimately responsible for who you become and how happy you are.” – Rachel Hollis
‘’You must choose to be happy, grateful, and fulfilled. If you make that choice every single day, regardless of where you are or what’s happening, you will be happy.’’ – Rachel Hollis
“Comparison is the death of joy, and the only person you need to be better than is the one you were yesterday.” – Rachel Hollis
“Someone else’s opinion of you is none of your business. Let me say that again for the people in the cheap seats.” – Rachel Hollis
People treat you with as much, or as little respect as you allow them.” – Rachel Hollis
Quotes on letting go of excuses.
Sometimes we just need to let go of the past and our thoughts. Learn to embrace life’s journey and get out of our own way.
“When you really want something, you will find a way. When you don’t really want something, you’ll find an excuse.” – Rachel Hollis
“No doesn’t mean that you stop; it simply means that you change course in order to make it to your destination.” – Rachel Hollis
“Comparison is the death of joy, and the only person you need to be is better than is the one you were yesterday.” – Rachel Hollis
“You were not made to be small. You are not a little girl. You are a grown woman, and it’s time you grew up”Rachel Hollis
Rachel Hollis quotes on embracing life and going for your dreams.
“Nothing that lasts is accomplished quickly. Nobody’s entire legacy is based on a single moment, but rather on the collection of one’s experiences. If you’re lucky, your legacy will be a lifetime in the making.”- Rachel Hollis
“By embracing your calling and refusing to hide your glow, you wouldn’t just make your world brighter, you’d light the way for the women who come behind you.” – Rachel Hollis
“Maybe the hardest part of life is just having the courage to try.” – Rachel Hollis
The book ‘Girl stop apologizing’ steps you through creating a roadmap. Knowing what you’d like to achieve, where your starting point is and finding your markers to help guide the way. Now is the time to say and embrace what the book title says, Girl stop apologizing, a shame-free plan on how to embrace and achieve your goals.