As anyone who has ever sat through a biology class knows, we humans usually reach our full height in inches by the end of our teenage years.
While that may separate the future NBA stars from the racing jockeys, it's worth remembering that life is full of endless opportunities to grow in other ways.
As these be your best self quotes prove, the journey of self-improvement never stops. So, if you're looking to become the best version of you, take inspiration from these 24 inspirational individuals.
Be Your Best Self Quotes About Self-Improvement
"Change equals self-improvement. Push yourself to places you haven't been before." – Pat Summitt
"Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune." — Jim Rohn
"Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have laboured hard for." — Socrates
"The bad news is time flies. The good news is you're the pilot." — Michael Altshuler
"There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self." – Aldous Huxley
"Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better." — Maya Angelou
Be Your Best Self Quotes About Goals
"When you stop chasing the wrong things, you give the right things a chance to catch you." — Lolly Daskal
"Set a goal so big that you can't achieve it until you grow into the person who can." - Zig Ziglar
"It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves." — Sir Edmund Hillary
"All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination." — Earl Nightingale
"Start by doing what's necessary, then do what's possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible." — Francis of Assisi
"Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out." — Robert Collier
Be Your Best Self Quotes About Mindfulness
“Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.” — Benjamin Disraeli
"The only journey is the one within." — Rainer Maria Rilke
"Make the most of yourself--for that is all there is of you." — Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye." — Helen Keller
"Getting in touch with your true self must be your first priority." — Tom Hopkins
"The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change." — Carl R. Rogers
Inspirational Be Your Best Self Quotes
"Do the little things. In the future, when you look back, they'd have made the greatest change." — Nike Thaddeus
"To change the world takes time; to change yourself takes courage." — R.S. Lowel
"Work on your character, let life fall into place." ― Sonia Rumzi
"The time is now. Stop hitting the snooze button on your life." — Mel Robbins
"Your greatness is measured by your horizons." ― Michelangelo
"Self-determination is greatest will power." ― Lailah Gifty Akita
Keep In Mind
Remember, being your best self means something different to everyone, and the steps you take don't have to be transformative. Do what you can – small things make a big difference.