74 Inspiring Hal Elrod Quotes

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Hal Elrod is someone I quickly found inspiration in as he speaks what I believe.

That is, how you start your day has a major impact on not only your day but your entire life.

This includes your relationships, your personal and financial success, as well as other aspects of your life.

He details all of this in his best-selling book, The Miracle Morning.

In addition to being an author, Hal Elrod is also a motivational speaker, success coach, and podcaster.

In this post, I share with you 74 of the most inspiring Hal Elrod quotes that will help you to be your best.

74 Inspiring Hal Elrod Quotes

Motivational Hal Elrod Quotes

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#1. “Until you’re willing to accept what already is, the things of your past that you can’t change, there’s no space for you to create what you want. Acceptance is the key to unlocking the door to true peace, happiness, and freedom.” – Hal Elrod


#2. “The number one cause of unfulfilled potential is never deciding that now matters more than any other time in your life.” – Hal Elrod


#3. “Anything you want for your life, if someone else has done, become, or achieved it, use that as evidence that so can you.” – Hal Elrod

#4. “Give up being perfect for being authentic. Be who you are. Love who you are. Others will too.” – Hal Elrod

#5. “Say it over and over until you believe it, and only then shall you become it.” – Hal Elrod

#6. “Focusing on getting the most out of every situation is stressful. Focusing on giving the most in every situation is liberating.” – Hal Elrod

#7. “Most people’s strategy to achieve more is to do more. But when you focus on becoming more, you find that you can achieve more by doing less.” – Hal Elrod

We must embrace the fact that if we don’t commit to thinking and living differently than most people now, we are setting ourselves up to endure a life of mediocrity, struggle, failure and regret. Just like most people.

#8. “We must embrace the fact that if we don’t commit to thinking and living differently than most people now, we are setting ourselves up to endure a life of mediocrity, struggle, failure and regret. Just like most people.” – Hal Elrod

#9. “No extraordinary result ever came from mediocre effort.” – Hal Elrod

#10. “Where you are is a result of who you were, but where you go depends entirely on who you choose to be.” – Hal Elrod


#11. “There is nothing to fear, because you cannot fail. You only learn, grow, and become better than you’ve ever been before.” – Hal Elrod


#12. “Stop thinking and start doing. Think less and do more. Do the thing and you will know the way.” – Hal Elrod

#13. “Hard work pays off in the future but requires discomfort now. Laziness pays off now but guarantees discomfort in the future.” – Hal Elrod

#14. “You can’t change the past but you can change everything else. Take your first step toward making a significant change in your life, today.” – Hal Elrod

#15. “It’s okay to be average, as long as you surround yourself with extraordinary people that you become the average of.” – Hal Elrod

#16. “Love the life you have while you create the life of your dreams. Don’t think you have to wait for the latter to do the former.” – Hal Elrod

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#17. “There is no better day than today to do the things you’ve been putting off. Take action. It’s the only way to change your life!” – Hal Elrod


#18. “Wake up early everyday so that while others are still dreaming, you can make your dreams come true.” – Hal Elrod

#19. “Journaling has become one of the most gratifying and fulfilling practices of my life. Not only do I derive the daily benefits of consciously directing my thoughts and putting them in writing, but even more powerful are those I have gained from reviewing my journals.” – Hal Elrod

#20. “Let today be the day you give up who you’ve been for who you can become.” – Hal Elrod

#21. “Two of my favorite phrases to repeat to myself daily are ‘Life is perfect’ and ‘I am grateful’. The more I do, the better I feel. Try it for yourself!” – Hal Elrod

#22. “Know that today, and each and every day literally becomes the best day of your life, when you choose to see that it is.” – Hal Elrod

Anything you want for life is available to you, the universe is just waiting for you to take the necessary action before it gives you what you want.

#23. “Anything you want for life is available to you, the universe is just waiting for you to take the necessary action before it gives you what you want.” – Hal Elrod

#24. “There is too much life to be lived for you to hit the snooze button. In fact, I believe it is ‘seize the day’, not ‘snooze the day!” – Hal Elrod

#25. “Make bold moves toward your dreams each day, refuse to stop and nothing can stop you.” – Hal Elrod


#26. “If you don’t make the commitment today to start becoming the person you need to be to create the extraordinary life you really want, what makes you think that tomorrow or next week, or next month, or next year is going to be any different? They won’t. And that’s why you must draw your line in the sand today.” – Hal Elrod


#27. “How we start our day determines how we create our life. Are you snoozing through your morning, snoozing through your life, and snoozing through your unlimited potential? Or are you committed to waking up each day with passion, purpose, and a plan so you can create the life you truly want and deserve?” – Hal Elrod

Spiritual Quotes About Life

#28. “By accepting life before it happens, and letting go of your inner resistance to all things you cannot change, you unlock true emotional freedom from all of your self-imposed emotional pain.” – Hal Elrod

#29. “My brain is a miraculous organism capable of healing itself, and my memory can improve, but only in proportion to how much I believe it can improve.” – Hal Elrod


#30. “One of the saddest things in life is to get to the end and look back in regret, knowing that you could have been, done, and had so much more.” – Hal Elrod


#31. “Replace your judgments with empathy, upgrade your complaining to gratitude and trade in your fear for love.” – Hal Elrod

#32. “Life isn’t about wishing you were somewhere, or someone that you’re not. Life is about enjoying where you are, loving who you are and consistently improving both.” – Hal Elrod

#33. “Silence is one of the best ways to immediately reduce stress, while increasing your self-awareness and gaining the clarity that will allow you to maintain your focus on your goals, priorities, and what’s most important for your life, each and every day.” – Hal Elrod

#34. “It often takes catching a glimpse of how our life would be without something that’s valuable to us for us to realize just how valuable it is.” – Hal Elrod

#35. “I can’t think of anything more empowering than the fact that we are destined to be, do and have anything we choose.” – Hal Elrod

#36. “Don’t worry about trying to impress people. Just focus on how you can add value to their lives.” – Hal Elrod

#37. “They say misery loves company, but so does mediocrity. Don’t let the limiting beliefs of others limit what’s possible for you.” – Hal Elrod


#38. “Every time you help someone else, not only are you helping that person, but you are helping every person they touch, and you are helping yourself, because we are all one.” – Hal Elrod


#39. “Every time we push personal development aside, we invite personal struggle into our lives.” – Hal Elrod

#40. “Gratitude and complaining cannot co-exist simultaneously. Choose the one that best serves you.” – Hal Elrod

#41. “Every single one of us already has everything we need to be the happiest person on earth. It’s simply up to us to remember that in every moment.” – Hal Elrod

#42. “The ABC’s of Living Life’s Purpose are A=Accept all things you can’t change. B=Be Grateful for all that you have. C=Constantly create progress towards to your goals and dreams.” – Hal Elrod

#43. “Experience G.R.A.T.I.T.U.D.E. at a deeper level. Give it. Receive it. Affirm it. Think it. Inspire it in others. Talk about it. Understand it. Dream it. Experience it in everything you do.” – Hal Elrod

#44. “Give yourself permission to be happy. It doesn’t matter what’s going on around you, what matters is what’s going on inside you.” – Hal Elrod

When you express gratitude every day, you give yourself the gift of experiencing the joy of gratitude every day. Give yourself that gift today!

#45. “When you express gratitude every day, you give yourself the gift of experiencing the joy of gratitude every day. Give yourself that gift today!” – Hal Elrod

On Success

#46. “The first secret to success is to simply master your ability to get started, to take the first step. If you want to get physically fit, simply pack a gym bag every day and get in the car. Once you do, where else are you going to go?” – Hal Elrod

#47. “Most unsuccessful people let their fears and doubts have the final say in how they live their lives.” – Hal Elrod

#48. “The greatest gift you can give to others is to fulfill your potential, so that you can show them how to fulfill theirs.” – Hal Elrod

#49. “When you live your life in alignment with a purpose that is centered on selflessly adding value for others, opportunities become abundant and your life becomes fulfilled.” – Hal Elrod

#50. “Our outer world will always be a reflection of our inner world. Our level of success is always going to parallel our level of personal development. Until we dedicate time each day to developing ourselves into the person we need to be to create the life we want, success is always going to be a struggle to attain.” – Hal Elrod


#51. “If you want to upgrade your circle of influence, it begins with upgrading yourself.” – Hal Elrod


#52. “Start taking your self to the next level so you can take your success to the next level. It only happens in that order.” – Hal Elrod

#53. “Never let the limitations or insecurities of others limit what is possible for you.” – Hal Elrod

#54. “Don’t beat yourself up for not being perfect. But you might want to kick your own ass if you’re not trying to get better.” – Hal Elrod

#55. “Discipline creates lifestyle.” – Hal Elrod

Attempting to do anything you haven’t done before is always uncomfortable, and usually scary, but it is always worth it. Fear disappears in the midst of action, and a better version of yourself awaits you on the other side of your fear. Feel the fear, and do it anyway.

#56. “Attempting to do anything you haven’t done before is always uncomfortable, and usually scary, but it is always worth it. Fear disappears in the midst of action, and a better version of yourself awaits you on the other side of your fear. Feel the fear, and do it anyway.” – Hal Elrod

#57. “Everyone wants to be financially secure, the problem is most people focus on ‘getting by’ when they need to be focused on ‘getting rich’.” – Hal Elrod

#58. “The path of least resistance leads to a life of no fulfillment.” – Hal Elrod

#59. “Those who only do what they feel like, don’t do much. To be successful at anything you must take action even when you don’t feel like it, knowing it is the action itself that will produce the motivation you need to follow through.” – Hal Elrod

#60. “Personal growth is about progress, not perfection.” – Hal Elrod

#61. “Spend time with positive, successful achievers and inevitably their attitudes and successful habits will reflect on you. You’ll become more and more like them.” – Hal Elrod

To reach levels of success you’ve never reached before, you must be committed at a level you’ve never been committed at before.

#62. “To reach levels of success you’ve never reached before, you must be committed at a level you’ve never been committed at before.” – Hal Elrod

On Responsibility

#63. “How we live our lives gives those we love permission to do the same. That is a power and a responsibility that we can never take lightly.” – Hal Elrod

#64. “It is often said that everything happens for a reason, but you must embrace the perspective that it’s never a reason that is predetermined or out of your control. It is always your responsibility to choose the most empowering reasons for the occurrences of your life.” – Hal Elrod

#65. “The degree to which you accept responsibility for everything in your life is precisely the degree of personal power you have to change or create anything in your life.” – Hal Elrod

#66. “Never underestimate the power of gaining a new perspective by simply changing your immediate environment. Going for a walk, reading a book, or talking to a friend can provide you with life-changing insights that you not otherwise attain while remaining stagnant.” – Hal Elrod

#67. “Mediocrity has nothing to do with how you compare to other people. It’s simply a result of not making the commitment to continuously learn, grow, and improve yourself.” – Hal Elrod

#68. “It’s true that everything happens for a reason, but it is always our responsibility to choose the reasons.” – Hal Elrod


#69. “The moment you accept responsibility for everything in your life, is the moment you gain the power to change anything in your life.” – Hal Elrod


#70. “If you want more energy, put yourself in situations where energy is required. Your body will naturally respond and always produce the energy you need, but not if you’re just sitting around complaining about not having enough energy.” – Hal Elrod

#71. “An empowering perspective gives birth to an empowered life.” – Hal Elrod

#72. “Believe in your potential, not your past.” – Hal Elrod

#73. “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body and prayer is to the soul. We become the books we read.” – Hal Elrod

Most of us are so busy trying to manage, maintain, or even just survive our life situation, that we don’t make time to focus on what’s most important, our life.

#74. “Most of us are so busy trying to manage, maintain, or even just survive our life situation, that we don’t make time to focus on what’s most important, our life.” – Hal Elrod

Final Thoughts

There are 74 inspiring Hal Elrod quotes.

Use them to help you live your best life.

And take a cue from Hal and start off your morning with a positive mindset.

You will be amazed at how much better your days are when you embrace this belief as opposed to a negative mindset.

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